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LA County Coronavirus Death Toll Nears 2,500, Officials Worry About Protest Spread

LA County Coronavirus Death Toll Nears 2,500, Officials Worry About Protest Spread

While protests against police brutality continued to dominate headlines, Los Angeles County reported more than 40 additional deaths Wednesday due to the corona [...] Read full article: LA County Coronavirus Death Toll Nears 2...→

LA County Coronavirus Death Toll Nears 2,500, Officials Worry About Protest Spread

LA County Coronavirus Death Toll Nears 2,500, Officials Worry About Protest Spread

While protests against police brutality continued to dominate headlines, Los Angeles County reported more than 40 additional deaths Wednesday due to the corona [...] Read full article: LA County Coronavirus Death Toll Nears 2...→

Letter: Grateful to county medical officials for helping save lives

Letter: Grateful to county medical officials for helping save lives

The Bay Area owes a great debt of gratitude to our county medical officers, who had the expertise and foresight to issue the shelter-at-home order before any p [...] Read full article: Letter: Grateful to county medical offic...→

Lawsuit Filed On Behalf Of Woman, Child Present During Fatal Kern County Shootout With LA Deputies

Lawsuit Filed On Behalf Of Woman, Child Present During Fatal Kern County Shootout With LA Deputies

The sheriff's department declined to comment on the claims, citing department policy regarding ongoing litigation. Read full article: Lawsuit Filed On Behalf Of Woman, Child ...→

Schenectady County coronavirus update

Schenectady County coronavirus update

SCHENECTADY COUNTY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Officials said Wednesday that there have been 772 confirmed cases in the county. The county said that 788 people have recov [...] Read full article: Schenectady County coronavirus update...→

Officials warn coronavirus not under control as more than half of states report increase in cases

Officials warn coronavirus not under control as more than half of states report increase in cases

The U.S. now has 25% of the world’s total cases — and 25% of deaths — even though America only has 4% of the world’s population. Read full article: Officials warn coronavirus not under con...→

Despite surge warning from top health officials, Trump repeats coronavirus 'going away,' uses racist description

Despite surge warning from top health officials, Trump repeats coronavirus 'going away,' uses racist description

President Donald Trump continues to insist the virus is 'going away' and to use racist terms in describing it as he shifts his focus to the campaign trail. Read full article: Despite surge warning from top health of...→

Seattle moves to slash police budget by $20M to offset coronavirus losses as officials vow to dismantle CHOP

Seattle moves to slash police budget by $20M to offset coronavirus losses as officials vow to dismantle CHOP

Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan on Wednesday is expected to propose cutting $20 million from the city’s police department budget for the remainder of 2020 to offset [...] Read full article: Seattle moves to slash police budget by ...→

Broward County officials to host news conference regarding surge in COVID-19 cases

Broward County officials to host news conference regarding surge in COVID-19 cases

NEAR FORT LAUDERDALE (WSVN) — With thousands of new coronavirus cases confirmed in South Florida each day, some hospitals said they are packed with patients... [...] Read full article: Broward County officials to host news co...→

Death toll rises after powerful earthquake hits southern Mexico

Death toll rises after powerful earthquake hits southern Mexico

The quake centered near the resort of Huatulco swayed buildings in Mexico City and sent thousands fleeing into the streets. Read full article: Death toll rises after powerful earthqua...→

South Korea health officials declare second wave of coronavirus

South Korea has seen 30 to 50 new cases a day, mostly in the densely populated capital city. Read full article: South Korea health officials declare sec...→

Riverside County Reports Additional Coronavirus Deaths; San Bernardino, Ventura Report New Cases

Riverside County Reports Additional Coronavirus Deaths; San Bernardino, Ventura Report New Cases

As of Tuesday evening, 193,954 Riverside County residents had been tested, 111,590 San Bernardino County residents had been tested and 50,782 Ventura County re [...] Read full article: Riverside County Reports Additional Coro...→

Santa Clara County sees ‘worrisome’ uptick in coronavirus cases, hospitalizations with reopening

Santa Clara County sees ‘worrisome’ uptick in coronavirus cases, hospitalizations with reopening

The county is back on the state’s “watch” list and has traced recent outbreaks to construction and food service sites, Dr. Sara Cody said. Read full article: Santa Clara County sees ‘worrisome’ upti...→

The coronavirus continued its rapid advance through Los Angeles County Tuesday,  [...]

The coronavirus continued its rapid advance through Los Angeles County Tuesday, [...]

The coronavirus continued its rapid advance through Los Angeles County Tuesday, with health officials again announcing more than 2,000 new confirmed cases of t [...] Read full article: The coronavirus continued its rapid adva...→

LA County Supervisors Seek Independent Probe Into Deputy's Killing Of Teen

LA County Supervisors Seek Independent Probe Into Deputy's Killing Of Teen

Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas submitted the urgent motion asking the board to direct its lawyers, the inspector general, coroner and civilian oversight commiss [...] Read full article: LA County Supervisors Seek Independent P...→

LA County Sheriff’s Department places autopsy of Andres Guardado on ‘security hold’ after he was shot by deputy

LA County Sheriff’s Department places autopsy of Andres Guardado on ‘security hold’ after he was shot by deputy

By Sarah Moon, Hollie Silverman and Jon Passantino | CNN The autopsy for a man shot and killed by a Los Angeles County Sheriff’s deputy last week has been plac [...] Read full article: LA County Sheriff’s Department places au...→

LA County Sheriff to Increase Concealed Permit Issuance by 400 Percent

LA County Sheriff to Increase Concealed Permit Issuance by 400 Percent

L.A. County Sheriff Alex Villanueva (D) revealed Wednesday his plans to increase the issuance of concealed carry permits by 400 percent.  Read full article: LA County Sheriff to Increase Concealed ...→

San Bernardino County reports 397 new coronavirus cases, 11 more deaths

San Bernardino County reports 397 new coronavirus cases, 11 more deaths

Through Wednesday, June 24, 245 people have died in the county and 10,407 tested positive; officials say a backlog of cases is behind recent increases Read full article: San Bernardino County reports 397 new co...→

Watch Live: San Diego County officials to hold COVID-19 news briefing

Watch Live: San Diego County officials to hold COVID-19 news briefing

County officials will update the public Wednesday on the county’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic as health care experts continue to warn about the potential [...] Read full article: Watch Live: San Diego County officials t...→

Santa Clara County officials call on sheriff to consider use-of-force reforms

Santa Clara County officials call on sheriff to consider use-of-force reforms

Potential changes include limiting the use of tear gas and rubber bullets and not hiring officers with a history of excessive force complaints. Read full article: Santa Clara County officials call on she...→

L.A. County Centers the Arts In Newly Ratified Public Policy  - LA Weekly

Promising robust and intentional investment in cultural infrastructure that supports artists and nonprofit cultural organizations, the policy recognizes in its [...] Read full article: L.A. County Centers the Arts In Newly Ra...→

Broward Officials to Address Rise in Coronavirus Cases in County

Broward Officials to Address Rise in Coronavirus Cases in County

Officials from Broward have scheduled a Wednesday news conference to discuss the rise in coronavirus cases in the county. Mayor Dale Holness, Broward Sheriff G [...] Read full article: Broward Officials to Address Rise in Cor...→

Reopening; Santa Clara County Health Officials Monitor 'Worrisome' New COVID-19 Cases

Reopening; Santa Clara County Health Officials Monitor 'Worrisome' New COVID-19 Cases

As they have begun rolling back tough COVID-19 restrictions, Santa Clara health officials say they are carefully monitoring a 'worrisome' number of new cases w [...] Read full article: Reopening; Santa Clara County Health Off...→

Fairplex and LA County extend use of Pomona hotel for coronavirus patients

Fairplex and LA County extend use of Pomona hotel for coronavirus patients

Under terms of the agreement, the Sheraton Fairplex Hotel will be reserved for the remainder of the year for those who must self-isolate as a result of exposur [...] Read full article: Fairplex and LA County extend use of Pom...→

LA County Agency Offers $800M Plan to Help 15,000 Homeless

LA County Agency Offers $800M Plan to Help 15,000 Homeless

An $800 million plan was unveiled Tuesday to house 15,000 homeless people in Los Angeles County who are considered most vulnerable to the coronavirus. The coun [...] Read full article: LA County Agency Offers $800M Plan to He...→

Riverside County coronavirus cases, hospitalizations, ICU use break records

Riverside County coronavirus cases, hospitalizations, ICU use break records

A high of 631 cases were confirmed Tuesday, June 23, while 315 people are now hospitalized with COVID-19 in Riverside County Read full article: Riverside County coronavirus cases, hosp...→

LA County Board Approves Plan to Buy 3 Million Masks

LA County Board Approves Plan to Buy 3 Million Masks

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to buy and give away three million cloth face masks in the next 90 days. Supervisors Sheila Kuehl and [...] Read full article: LA County Board Approves Plan to Buy 3 M...→

Hospitalizations Increase, as Coronavirus Cases Again Surpass 2,000 in LA County

The coronavirus continued its rapid advance through Los Angeles County Tuesday, with health officials again announcing more than 2,000 new confirmed cases of t [...] Read full article: Hospitalizations Increase, as Coronaviru...→

San Bernardino County coronavirus cases set one-day record, pass 10,000

San Bernardino County coronavirus cases set one-day record, pass 10,000

An additional 649 cases were reported Tuesday, June 23, the county’s highest jump over one day seen so far Read full article: San Bernardino County coronavirus cases ...→

Dallas County Reports Near Record 445 New Coronavirus Cases: 'We Are Seeing A Second Wave'

Dallas County Reports Near Record 445 New Coronavirus Cases: 'We Are Seeing A Second Wave'

"In the region, we are above 1,000 COVID-19 hospitalizations for the first time, Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins said. Read full article: Dallas County Reports Near Record 445 Ne...→

More Than 3,200 New Coronavirus Cases in Florida, as Death Toll Reaches 3,237

More Than 3,200 New Coronavirus Cases in Florida, as Death Toll Reaches 3,237

Florida added more than 3,200 new coronavirus cases Tuesday as the state reported another 64 virus-related deaths. With 3,289 new COVID-19 cases, the state’s t [...] Read full article: More Than 3,200 New Coronavirus Cases in...→

L.A. County Freeze on Evictions Extended - LA Weekly

The L.A. County Board of Supervisors issued an executive order to extend the moratorium on evictions to July 31. The order also lets tenants delay payments. Read full article: L.A. County Freeze on Evictions Extended...→

Riverside County coronavirus hospitalizations fall by 1; 474 new cases added

Riverside County coronavirus hospitalizations fall by 1; 474 new cases added

The county has 14,905 confirmed cases and 432 COVID-19 deaths, numbers released Wednesday, June 24, show Read full article: Riverside County coronavirus hospitaliza...→

Dallas County Reports 391 New Coronavirus Cases; Judge Jenkins Calls For Renewed Restrictions To Curb Spread

Dallas County Reports 391 New Coronavirus Cases; Judge Jenkins Calls For Renewed Restrictions To Curb Spread

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Dallas County Health and Human Services reported 391 additional positive cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday, bringing the county’s total case [...] Read full article: Dallas County Reports 391 New Coronaviru...→

Macomb County Woman Shares Story Of Near Death Motorcycle Accident, Experience In Hospital During Pandemic

Macomb County Woman Shares Story Of Near Death Motorcycle Accident, Experience In Hospital During Pandemic

Doctors are calling her recovery amazing and nothing short of a miracle that she’s walking after just a few months. It’s an incredible journey that she says ha [...] Read full article: Macomb County Woman Shares Story Of Near...→

Mexico earthquake death toll rises, worker at oil refinery dies after falling from plant structure

Mexico earthquake death toll rises, worker at oil refinery dies after falling from plant structure

The powerful earthquake that rocked southern Mexico on Tuesday is now blamed for at least six deaths, including a worker at the country's largest oil refinery [...] Read full article: Mexico earthquake death toll rises, work...→

Mexico quake death toll rises to 6; hundreds of home damaged | WTOP

MEXICO CITY (AP) — The magnitude 7.4 earthquake that rocked the southern Mexico resort of Huatulco killed at least 6 people, damaged hundreds of homes and four [...] Read full article: Mexico quake death toll rises to 6; hund...→

Los Angeles County now leading the nation in coronavirus cases

Los Angeles County now leading the nation in coronavirus cases

As of Wednesday morning, Los Angeles County led the nation with the number of coronavirus cases. Read full article: Los Angeles County now leading the natio...→

Ex-LA County Official Sentenced for Taking Bribes

Ex-LA County Official Sentenced for Taking Bribes

A former Los Angeles County official who took nearly $300,000 in bribes from an electrical contractor was sentenced Tuesday to a year and a day in federal pris [...] Read full article: Ex-LA County Official Sentenced for Taki...→

After 2-Day Spike, New San Diego County Coronavirus Cases Return to 3% Range - Times of San Diego

After a two-day spike in new coronavirus cases locally, the percentage of positive tests fell back Tuesday into the recent average range of 3%. Read full article: After 2-Day Spike, New San Diego County ...→

LA County Supervisors Consider Shifting Money, Responsibility Away From Sheriff's Department

LA County Supervisors Consider Shifting Money, Responsibility Away From Sheriff's Department

The board directed Sachi A. Hamai, the county's chief executive, to consider how that funding could instead be used for programs envisioned by a March report o [...] Read full article: LA County Supervisors Consider Shifting ...→

LA County Reports Over 2,000 More Coronavirus Cases, Demand For Testing Soars

LA County Reports Over 2,000 More Coronavirus Cases, Demand For Testing Soars

Los Angeles County coronavirus cases continued to grow on Tuesday, as health officials announced over 2,000 new confirmed cases and 34 new deaths. Read full article: LA County Reports Over 2,000 More Corona...→

LA County To Purchase, Give Away 3 Million Cloth Face Masks

LA County To Purchase, Give Away 3 Million Cloth Face Masks

The L.A. County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday voted to buy and distribute three million cloth face masks in the next 90 days. Read full article: LA County To Purchase, Give Away 3 Milli...→

LA City Council, County Board Of Supervisors Approve Millions In Rent Relief Funds

LA City Council, County Board Of Supervisors Approve Millions In Rent Relief Funds

Both the Los Angeles County’s supervisors and the Los Angeles City Council have approved millions in rent relief. Read full article: LA City Council, County Board Of Supervi...→

Coronavirus kills Florida 17-year-old, marking youngest COVID-19 death in state

Coronavirus kills Florida 17-year-old, marking youngest COVID-19 death in state

A 17-year-old Florida resident has become the state’s youngest coronavirus-related death, according to state health data.  Read full article: Coronavirus kills Florida 17-year-old, m...→

LA County Board to Vote on Revised ‘8 Can't Wait' Force Policies

LA County Board to Vote on Revised ‘8 Can't Wait' Force Policies

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors is scheduled to vote Tuesday on whether to ask law enforcement agencies countywide to adopt a slightly modified ver [...] Read full article: LA County Board to Vote on Revised ‘8 Ca...→

Letter: Grateful to county medical officials for helping save lives

Letter: Grateful to county medical officials for helping save lives

The Bay Area owes a great debt of gratitude to our county medical officers, who had the expertise and foresight to issue the shelter-at-home order before any p [...] Read full article: Letter: Grateful to county medical offic...→

L.A. County Freeze on Evictions Extended - LA Weekly

The L.A. County Board of Supervisors issued an executive order to extend the moratorium on evictions to July 31. The order also lets tenants delay payments. Read full article: L.A. County Freeze on Evictions Extended...→

San Bernardino County reports 397 new coronavirus cases, 11 more deaths

San Bernardino County reports 397 new coronavirus cases, 11 more deaths

Through Wednesday, June 24, 245 people have died in the county and 10,407 tested positive; officials say a backlog of cases is behind recent increases Read full article: San Bernardino County reports 397 new co...→

Dallas County Reports 391 New Coronavirus Cases; Judge Jenkins Calls For Renewed Restrictions To Curb Spread

Dallas County Reports 391 New Coronavirus Cases; Judge Jenkins Calls For Renewed Restrictions To Curb Spread

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Dallas County Health and Human Services reported 391 additional positive cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday, bringing the county’s total case [...] Read full article: Dallas County Reports 391 New Coronaviru...→

Santa Clara County officials call on sheriff to consider use-of-force reforms

Santa Clara County officials call on sheriff to consider use-of-force reforms

Potential changes include limiting the use of tear gas and rubber bullets and not hiring officers with a history of excessive force complaints. Read full article: Santa Clara County officials call on she...→

Officials warn coronavirus not under control as more than half of states report increase in cases

Officials warn coronavirus not under control as more than half of states report increase in cases

The U.S. now has 25% of the world’s total cases — and 25% of deaths — even though America only has 4% of the world’s population. Read full article: Officials warn coronavirus not under con...→

Mexico earthquake death toll rises, worker at oil refinery dies after falling from plant structure

Mexico earthquake death toll rises, worker at oil refinery dies after falling from plant structure

The powerful earthquake that rocked southern Mexico on Tuesday is now blamed for at least six deaths, including a worker at the country's largest oil refinery [...] Read full article: Mexico earthquake death toll rises, work...→

Broward Officials to Address Rise in Coronavirus Cases in County

Broward Officials to Address Rise in Coronavirus Cases in County

Officials from Broward have scheduled a Wednesday news conference to discuss the rise in coronavirus cases in the county. Mayor Dale Holness, Broward Sheriff G [...] Read full article: Broward Officials to Address Rise in Cor...→

Seattle moves to slash police budget by $20M to offset coronavirus losses as officials vow to dismantle CHOP

Seattle moves to slash police budget by $20M to offset coronavirus losses as officials vow to dismantle CHOP

Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan on Wednesday is expected to propose cutting $20 million from the city’s police department budget for the remainder of 2020 to offset [...] Read full article: Seattle moves to slash police budget by ...→

Los Angeles County now leading the nation in coronavirus cases

Los Angeles County now leading the nation in coronavirus cases

As of Wednesday morning, Los Angeles County led the nation with the number of coronavirus cases. Read full article: Los Angeles County now leading the natio...→

Reopening; Santa Clara County Health Officials Monitor 'Worrisome' New COVID-19 Cases

Reopening; Santa Clara County Health Officials Monitor 'Worrisome' New COVID-19 Cases

As they have begun rolling back tough COVID-19 restrictions, Santa Clara health officials say they are carefully monitoring a 'worrisome' number of new cases w [...] Read full article: Reopening; Santa Clara County Health Off...→

Death toll rises after powerful earthquake hits southern Mexico

Death toll rises after powerful earthquake hits southern Mexico

The quake centered near the resort of Huatulco swayed buildings in Mexico City and sent thousands fleeing into the streets. Read full article: Death toll rises after powerful earthqua...→

Ex-LA County Official Sentenced for Taking Bribes

Ex-LA County Official Sentenced for Taking Bribes

A former Los Angeles County official who took nearly $300,000 in bribes from an electrical contractor was sentenced Tuesday to a year and a day in federal pris [...] Read full article: Ex-LA County Official Sentenced for Taki...→

LA County Agency Offers $800M Plan to Help 15,000 Homeless

LA County Agency Offers $800M Plan to Help 15,000 Homeless

An $800 million plan was unveiled Tuesday to house 15,000 homeless people in Los Angeles County who are considered most vulnerable to the coronavirus. The coun [...] Read full article: LA County Agency Offers $800M Plan to He...→

Riverside County Reports Additional Coronavirus Deaths; San Bernardino, Ventura Report New Cases

Riverside County Reports Additional Coronavirus Deaths; San Bernardino, Ventura Report New Cases

As of Tuesday evening, 193,954 Riverside County residents had been tested, 111,590 San Bernardino County residents had been tested and 50,782 Ventura County re [...] Read full article: Riverside County Reports Additional Coro...→

LA County Supervisors Consider Shifting Money, Responsibility Away From Sheriff's Department

LA County Supervisors Consider Shifting Money, Responsibility Away From Sheriff's Department

The board directed Sachi A. Hamai, the county's chief executive, to consider how that funding could instead be used for programs envisioned by a March report o [...] Read full article: LA County Supervisors Consider Shifting ...→

LA County Board Approves Plan to Buy 3 Million Masks

LA County Board Approves Plan to Buy 3 Million Masks

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to buy and give away three million cloth face masks in the next 90 days. Supervisors Sheila Kuehl and [...] Read full article: LA County Board Approves Plan to Buy 3 M...→

The coronavirus continued its rapid advance through Los Angeles County Tuesday,  [...]

The coronavirus continued its rapid advance through Los Angeles County Tuesday, [...]

The coronavirus continued its rapid advance through Los Angeles County Tuesday, with health officials again announcing more than 2,000 new confirmed cases of t [...] Read full article: The coronavirus continued its rapid adva...→

LA County To Purchase, Give Away 3 Million Cloth Face Masks

LA County To Purchase, Give Away 3 Million Cloth Face Masks

The L.A. County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday voted to buy and distribute three million cloth face masks in the next 90 days. Read full article: LA County To Purchase, Give Away 3 Milli...→

San Bernardino County coronavirus cases set one-day record, pass 10,000

San Bernardino County coronavirus cases set one-day record, pass 10,000

An additional 649 cases were reported Tuesday, June 23, the county’s highest jump over one day seen so far Read full article: San Bernardino County coronavirus cases ...→

Coronavirus kills Florida 17-year-old, marking youngest COVID-19 death in state

Coronavirus kills Florida 17-year-old, marking youngest COVID-19 death in state

A 17-year-old Florida resident has become the state’s youngest coronavirus-related death, according to state health data.  Read full article: Coronavirus kills Florida 17-year-old, m...→

More Than 3,200 New Coronavirus Cases in Florida, as Death Toll Reaches 3,237

More Than 3,200 New Coronavirus Cases in Florida, as Death Toll Reaches 3,237

Florida added more than 3,200 new coronavirus cases Tuesday as the state reported another 64 virus-related deaths. With 3,289 new COVID-19 cases, the state’s t [...] Read full article: More Than 3,200 New Coronavirus Cases in...→

LA County Sheriff to Increase Concealed Permit Issuance by 400 Percent

LA County Sheriff to Increase Concealed Permit Issuance by 400 Percent

L.A. County Sheriff Alex Villanueva (D) revealed Wednesday his plans to increase the issuance of concealed carry permits by 400 percent.  Read full article: LA County Sheriff to Increase Concealed ...→

Lawsuit Filed On Behalf Of Woman, Child Present During Fatal Kern County Shootout With LA Deputies

Lawsuit Filed On Behalf Of Woman, Child Present During Fatal Kern County Shootout With LA Deputies

The sheriff's department declined to comment on the claims, citing department policy regarding ongoing litigation. Read full article: Lawsuit Filed On Behalf Of Woman, Child ...→

Riverside County coronavirus hospitalizations fall by 1; 474 new cases added

Riverside County coronavirus hospitalizations fall by 1; 474 new cases added

The county has 14,905 confirmed cases and 432 COVID-19 deaths, numbers released Wednesday, June 24, show Read full article: Riverside County coronavirus hospitaliza...→

Watch Live: San Diego County officials to hold COVID-19 news briefing

Watch Live: San Diego County officials to hold COVID-19 news briefing

County officials will update the public Wednesday on the county’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic as health care experts continue to warn about the potential [...] Read full article: Watch Live: San Diego County officials t...→

Schenectady County coronavirus update

Schenectady County coronavirus update

SCHENECTADY COUNTY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Officials said Wednesday that there have been 772 confirmed cases in the county. The county said that 788 people have recov [...] Read full article: Schenectady County coronavirus update...→

Macomb County Woman Shares Story Of Near Death Motorcycle Accident, Experience In Hospital During Pandemic

Macomb County Woman Shares Story Of Near Death Motorcycle Accident, Experience In Hospital During Pandemic

Doctors are calling her recovery amazing and nothing short of a miracle that she’s walking after just a few months. It’s an incredible journey that she says ha [...] Read full article: Macomb County Woman Shares Story Of Near...→

L.A. County Centers the Arts In Newly Ratified Public Policy  - LA Weekly

Promising robust and intentional investment in cultural infrastructure that supports artists and nonprofit cultural organizations, the policy recognizes in its [...] Read full article: L.A. County Centers the Arts In Newly Ra...→

Despite surge warning from top health officials, Trump repeats coronavirus 'going away,' uses racist description

Despite surge warning from top health officials, Trump repeats coronavirus 'going away,' uses racist description

President Donald Trump continues to insist the virus is 'going away' and to use racist terms in describing it as he shifts his focus to the campaign trail. Read full article: Despite surge warning from top health of...→

Mexico quake death toll rises to 6; hundreds of home damaged | WTOP

MEXICO CITY (AP) — The magnitude 7.4 earthquake that rocked the southern Mexico resort of Huatulco killed at least 6 people, damaged hundreds of homes and four [...] Read full article: Mexico quake death toll rises to 6; hund...→

Broward County officials to host news conference regarding surge in COVID-19 cases

Broward County officials to host news conference regarding surge in COVID-19 cases

NEAR FORT LAUDERDALE (WSVN) — With thousands of new coronavirus cases confirmed in South Florida each day, some hospitals said they are packed with patients... [...] Read full article: Broward County officials to host news co...→

Fairplex and LA County extend use of Pomona hotel for coronavirus patients

Fairplex and LA County extend use of Pomona hotel for coronavirus patients

Under terms of the agreement, the Sheraton Fairplex Hotel will be reserved for the remainder of the year for those who must self-isolate as a result of exposur [...] Read full article: Fairplex and LA County extend use of Pom...→

South Korea health officials declare second wave of coronavirus

South Korea has seen 30 to 50 new cases a day, mostly in the densely populated capital city. Read full article: South Korea health officials declare sec...→

After 2-Day Spike, New San Diego County Coronavirus Cases Return to 3% Range - Times of San Diego

After a two-day spike in new coronavirus cases locally, the percentage of positive tests fell back Tuesday into the recent average range of 3%. Read full article: After 2-Day Spike, New San Diego County ...→

Riverside County coronavirus cases, hospitalizations, ICU use break records

Riverside County coronavirus cases, hospitalizations, ICU use break records

A high of 631 cases were confirmed Tuesday, June 23, while 315 people are now hospitalized with COVID-19 in Riverside County Read full article: Riverside County coronavirus cases, hosp...→

Santa Clara County sees ‘worrisome’ uptick in coronavirus cases, hospitalizations with reopening

Santa Clara County sees ‘worrisome’ uptick in coronavirus cases, hospitalizations with reopening

The county is back on the state’s “watch” list and has traced recent outbreaks to construction and food service sites, Dr. Sara Cody said. Read full article: Santa Clara County sees ‘worrisome’ upti...→

LA County Reports Over 2,000 More Coronavirus Cases, Demand For Testing Soars

LA County Reports Over 2,000 More Coronavirus Cases, Demand For Testing Soars

Los Angeles County coronavirus cases continued to grow on Tuesday, as health officials announced over 2,000 new confirmed cases and 34 new deaths. Read full article: LA County Reports Over 2,000 More Corona...→

Hospitalizations Increase, as Coronavirus Cases Again Surpass 2,000 in LA County

The coronavirus continued its rapid advance through Los Angeles County Tuesday, with health officials again announcing more than 2,000 new confirmed cases of t [...] Read full article: Hospitalizations Increase, as Coronaviru...→

LA County Supervisors Seek Independent Probe Into Deputy's Killing Of Teen

LA County Supervisors Seek Independent Probe Into Deputy's Killing Of Teen

Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas submitted the urgent motion asking the board to direct its lawyers, the inspector general, coroner and civilian oversight commiss [...] Read full article: LA County Supervisors Seek Independent P...→

LA City Council, County Board Of Supervisors Approve Millions In Rent Relief Funds

LA City Council, County Board Of Supervisors Approve Millions In Rent Relief Funds

Both the Los Angeles County’s supervisors and the Los Angeles City Council have approved millions in rent relief. Read full article: LA City Council, County Board Of Supervi...→

Dallas County Reports Near Record 445 New Coronavirus Cases: 'We Are Seeing A Second Wave'

Dallas County Reports Near Record 445 New Coronavirus Cases: 'We Are Seeing A Second Wave'

"In the region, we are above 1,000 COVID-19 hospitalizations for the first time, Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins said. Read full article: Dallas County Reports Near Record 445 Ne...→

LA County Sheriff’s Department places autopsy of Andres Guardado on ‘security hold’ after he was shot by deputy

LA County Sheriff’s Department places autopsy of Andres Guardado on ‘security hold’ after he was shot by deputy

By Sarah Moon, Hollie Silverman and Jon Passantino | CNN The autopsy for a man shot and killed by a Los Angeles County Sheriff’s deputy last week has been plac [...] Read full article: LA County Sheriff’s Department places au...→

LA County Board to Vote on Revised ‘8 Can't Wait' Force Policies

LA County Board to Vote on Revised ‘8 Can't Wait' Force Policies

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors is scheduled to vote Tuesday on whether to ask law enforcement agencies countywide to adopt a slightly modified ver [...] Read full article: LA County Board to Vote on Revised ‘8 Ca...→

Letter: Grateful to county medical officials for helping save lives

Letter: Grateful to county medical officials for helping save lives

The Bay Area owes a great debt of gratitude to our county medical officers, who had the expertise and foresight to issue the shelter-at-home order before any p [...] Read full article: Letter: Grateful to county medical offic...→

LA County Sheriff to Increase Concealed Permit Issuance by 400 Percent

LA County Sheriff to Increase Concealed Permit Issuance by 400 Percent

L.A. County Sheriff Alex Villanueva (D) revealed Wednesday his plans to increase the issuance of concealed carry permits by 400 percent.  Read full article: LA County Sheriff to Increase Concealed ...→

L.A. County Freeze on Evictions Extended - LA Weekly

The L.A. County Board of Supervisors issued an executive order to extend the moratorium on evictions to July 31. The order also lets tenants delay payments. Read full article: L.A. County Freeze on Evictions Extended...→

Lawsuit Filed On Behalf Of Woman, Child Present During Fatal Kern County Shootout With LA Deputies

Lawsuit Filed On Behalf Of Woman, Child Present During Fatal Kern County Shootout With LA Deputies

The sheriff's department declined to comment on the claims, citing department policy regarding ongoing litigation. Read full article: Lawsuit Filed On Behalf Of Woman, Child ...→

San Bernardino County reports 397 new coronavirus cases, 11 more deaths

San Bernardino County reports 397 new coronavirus cases, 11 more deaths

Through Wednesday, June 24, 245 people have died in the county and 10,407 tested positive; officials say a backlog of cases is behind recent increases Read full article: San Bernardino County reports 397 new co...→

Riverside County coronavirus hospitalizations fall by 1; 474 new cases added

Riverside County coronavirus hospitalizations fall by 1; 474 new cases added

The county has 14,905 confirmed cases and 432 COVID-19 deaths, numbers released Wednesday, June 24, show Read full article: Riverside County coronavirus hospitaliza...→

Watch Live: San Diego County officials to hold COVID-19 news briefing

Watch Live: San Diego County officials to hold COVID-19 news briefing

County officials will update the public Wednesday on the county’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic as health care experts continue to warn about the potential [...] Read full article: Watch Live: San Diego County officials t...→

Dallas County Reports 391 New Coronavirus Cases; Judge Jenkins Calls For Renewed Restrictions To Curb Spread

Dallas County Reports 391 New Coronavirus Cases; Judge Jenkins Calls For Renewed Restrictions To Curb Spread

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Dallas County Health and Human Services reported 391 additional positive cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday, bringing the county’s total case [...] Read full article: Dallas County Reports 391 New Coronaviru...→

Schenectady County coronavirus update

Schenectady County coronavirus update

SCHENECTADY COUNTY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Officials said Wednesday that there have been 772 confirmed cases in the county. The county said that 788 people have recov [...] Read full article: Schenectady County coronavirus update...→

Santa Clara County officials call on sheriff to consider use-of-force reforms

Santa Clara County officials call on sheriff to consider use-of-force reforms

Potential changes include limiting the use of tear gas and rubber bullets and not hiring officers with a history of excessive force complaints. Read full article: Santa Clara County officials call on she...→

Macomb County Woman Shares Story Of Near Death Motorcycle Accident, Experience In Hospital During Pandemic

Macomb County Woman Shares Story Of Near Death Motorcycle Accident, Experience In Hospital During Pandemic

Doctors are calling her recovery amazing and nothing short of a miracle that she’s walking after just a few months. It’s an incredible journey that she says ha [...] Read full article: Macomb County Woman Shares Story Of Near...→

Officials warn coronavirus not under control as more than half of states report increase in cases

Officials warn coronavirus not under control as more than half of states report increase in cases

The U.S. now has 25% of the world’s total cases — and 25% of deaths — even though America only has 4% of the world’s population. Read full article: Officials warn coronavirus not under con...→

L.A. County Centers the Arts In Newly Ratified Public Policy  - LA Weekly

Promising robust and intentional investment in cultural infrastructure that supports artists and nonprofit cultural organizations, the policy recognizes in its [...] Read full article: L.A. County Centers the Arts In Newly Ra...→

Mexico earthquake death toll rises, worker at oil refinery dies after falling from plant structure

Mexico earthquake death toll rises, worker at oil refinery dies after falling from plant structure

The powerful earthquake that rocked southern Mexico on Tuesday is now blamed for at least six deaths, including a worker at the country's largest oil refinery [...] Read full article: Mexico earthquake death toll rises, work...→

Despite surge warning from top health officials, Trump repeats coronavirus 'going away,' uses racist description

Despite surge warning from top health officials, Trump repeats coronavirus 'going away,' uses racist description

President Donald Trump continues to insist the virus is 'going away' and to use racist terms in describing it as he shifts his focus to the campaign trail. Read full article: Despite surge warning from top health of...→

Broward Officials to Address Rise in Coronavirus Cases in County

Broward Officials to Address Rise in Coronavirus Cases in County

Officials from Broward have scheduled a Wednesday news conference to discuss the rise in coronavirus cases in the county. Mayor Dale Holness, Broward Sheriff G [...] Read full article: Broward Officials to Address Rise in Cor...→

Mexico quake death toll rises to 6; hundreds of home damaged | WTOP

MEXICO CITY (AP) — The magnitude 7.4 earthquake that rocked the southern Mexico resort of Huatulco killed at least 6 people, damaged hundreds of homes and four [...] Read full article: Mexico quake death toll rises to 6; hund...→

Seattle moves to slash police budget by $20M to offset coronavirus losses as officials vow to dismantle CHOP

Seattle moves to slash police budget by $20M to offset coronavirus losses as officials vow to dismantle CHOP

Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan on Wednesday is expected to propose cutting $20 million from the city’s police department budget for the remainder of 2020 to offset [...] Read full article: Seattle moves to slash police budget by ...→

Los Angeles County now leading the nation in coronavirus cases

Los Angeles County now leading the nation in coronavirus cases

As of Wednesday morning, Los Angeles County led the nation with the number of coronavirus cases. Read full article: Los Angeles County now leading the natio...→

Broward County officials to host news conference regarding surge in COVID-19 cases

Broward County officials to host news conference regarding surge in COVID-19 cases

NEAR FORT LAUDERDALE (WSVN) — With thousands of new coronavirus cases confirmed in South Florida each day, some hospitals said they are packed with patients... [...] Read full article: Broward County officials to host news co...→

Reopening; Santa Clara County Health Officials Monitor 'Worrisome' New COVID-19 Cases

Reopening; Santa Clara County Health Officials Monitor 'Worrisome' New COVID-19 Cases

As they have begun rolling back tough COVID-19 restrictions, Santa Clara health officials say they are carefully monitoring a 'worrisome' number of new cases w [...] Read full article: Reopening; Santa Clara County Health Off...→

Death toll rises after powerful earthquake hits southern Mexico

Death toll rises after powerful earthquake hits southern Mexico

The quake centered near the resort of Huatulco swayed buildings in Mexico City and sent thousands fleeing into the streets. Read full article: Death toll rises after powerful earthqua...→

Fairplex and LA County extend use of Pomona hotel for coronavirus patients

Fairplex and LA County extend use of Pomona hotel for coronavirus patients

Under terms of the agreement, the Sheraton Fairplex Hotel will be reserved for the remainder of the year for those who must self-isolate as a result of exposur [...] Read full article: Fairplex and LA County extend use of Pom...→

Ex-LA County Official Sentenced for Taking Bribes

Ex-LA County Official Sentenced for Taking Bribes

A former Los Angeles County official who took nearly $300,000 in bribes from an electrical contractor was sentenced Tuesday to a year and a day in federal pris [...] Read full article: Ex-LA County Official Sentenced for Taki...→

South Korea health officials declare second wave of coronavirus

South Korea has seen 30 to 50 new cases a day, mostly in the densely populated capital city. Read full article: South Korea health officials declare sec...→

LA County Agency Offers $800M Plan to Help 15,000 Homeless

LA County Agency Offers $800M Plan to Help 15,000 Homeless

An $800 million plan was unveiled Tuesday to house 15,000 homeless people in Los Angeles County who are considered most vulnerable to the coronavirus. The coun [...] Read full article: LA County Agency Offers $800M Plan to He...→

After 2-Day Spike, New San Diego County Coronavirus Cases Return to 3% Range - Times of San Diego

After a two-day spike in new coronavirus cases locally, the percentage of positive tests fell back Tuesday into the recent average range of 3%. Read full article: After 2-Day Spike, New San Diego County ...→

Riverside County Reports Additional Coronavirus Deaths; San Bernardino, Ventura Report New Cases

Riverside County Reports Additional Coronavirus Deaths; San Bernardino, Ventura Report New Cases

As of Tuesday evening, 193,954 Riverside County residents had been tested, 111,590 San Bernardino County residents had been tested and 50,782 Ventura County re [...] Read full article: Riverside County Reports Additional Coro...→

Riverside County coronavirus cases, hospitalizations, ICU use break records

Riverside County coronavirus cases, hospitalizations, ICU use break records

A high of 631 cases were confirmed Tuesday, June 23, while 315 people are now hospitalized with COVID-19 in Riverside County Read full article: Riverside County coronavirus cases, hosp...→

LA County Supervisors Consider Shifting Money, Responsibility Away From Sheriff's Department

LA County Supervisors Consider Shifting Money, Responsibility Away From Sheriff's Department

The board directed Sachi A. Hamai, the county's chief executive, to consider how that funding could instead be used for programs envisioned by a March report o [...] Read full article: LA County Supervisors Consider Shifting ...→

Santa Clara County sees ‘worrisome’ uptick in coronavirus cases, hospitalizations with reopening

Santa Clara County sees ‘worrisome’ uptick in coronavirus cases, hospitalizations with reopening

The county is back on the state’s “watch” list and has traced recent outbreaks to construction and food service sites, Dr. Sara Cody said. Read full article: Santa Clara County sees ‘worrisome’ upti...→

LA County Board Approves Plan to Buy 3 Million Masks

LA County Board Approves Plan to Buy 3 Million Masks

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to buy and give away three million cloth face masks in the next 90 days. Supervisors Sheila Kuehl and [...] Read full article: LA County Board Approves Plan to Buy 3 M...→

LA County Reports Over 2,000 More Coronavirus Cases, Demand For Testing Soars

LA County Reports Over 2,000 More Coronavirus Cases, Demand For Testing Soars

Los Angeles County coronavirus cases continued to grow on Tuesday, as health officials announced over 2,000 new confirmed cases and 34 new deaths. Read full article: LA County Reports Over 2,000 More Corona...→

The coronavirus continued its rapid advance through Los Angeles County Tuesday,  [...]

The coronavirus continued its rapid advance through Los Angeles County Tuesday, [...]

The coronavirus continued its rapid advance through Los Angeles County Tuesday, with health officials again announcing more than 2,000 new confirmed cases of t [...] Read full article: The coronavirus continued its rapid adva...→

Hospitalizations Increase, as Coronavirus Cases Again Surpass 2,000 in LA County

The coronavirus continued its rapid advance through Los Angeles County Tuesday, with health officials again announcing more than 2,000 new confirmed cases of t [...] Read full article: Hospitalizations Increase, as Coronaviru...→

LA County To Purchase, Give Away 3 Million Cloth Face Masks

LA County To Purchase, Give Away 3 Million Cloth Face Masks

The L.A. County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday voted to buy and distribute three million cloth face masks in the next 90 days. Read full article: LA County To Purchase, Give Away 3 Milli...→

LA County Supervisors Seek Independent Probe Into Deputy's Killing Of Teen

LA County Supervisors Seek Independent Probe Into Deputy's Killing Of Teen

Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas submitted the urgent motion asking the board to direct its lawyers, the inspector general, coroner and civilian oversight commiss [...] Read full article: LA County Supervisors Seek Independent P...→

San Bernardino County coronavirus cases set one-day record, pass 10,000

San Bernardino County coronavirus cases set one-day record, pass 10,000

An additional 649 cases were reported Tuesday, June 23, the county’s highest jump over one day seen so far Read full article: San Bernardino County coronavirus cases ...→

LA City Council, County Board Of Supervisors Approve Millions In Rent Relief Funds

LA City Council, County Board Of Supervisors Approve Millions In Rent Relief Funds

Both the Los Angeles County’s supervisors and the Los Angeles City Council have approved millions in rent relief. Read full article: LA City Council, County Board Of Supervi...→

Dallas County Reports Near Record 445 New Coronavirus Cases: 'We Are Seeing A Second Wave'

Dallas County Reports Near Record 445 New Coronavirus Cases: 'We Are Seeing A Second Wave'

"In the region, we are above 1,000 COVID-19 hospitalizations for the first time, Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins said. Read full article: Dallas County Reports Near Record 445 Ne...→

Coronavirus kills Florida 17-year-old, marking youngest COVID-19 death in state

Coronavirus kills Florida 17-year-old, marking youngest COVID-19 death in state

A 17-year-old Florida resident has become the state’s youngest coronavirus-related death, according to state health data.  Read full article: Coronavirus kills Florida 17-year-old, m...→

LA County Sheriff’s Department places autopsy of Andres Guardado on ‘security hold’ after he was shot by deputy

LA County Sheriff’s Department places autopsy of Andres Guardado on ‘security hold’ after he was shot by deputy

By Sarah Moon, Hollie Silverman and Jon Passantino | CNN The autopsy for a man shot and killed by a Los Angeles County Sheriff’s deputy last week has been plac [...] Read full article: LA County Sheriff’s Department places au...→

More Than 3,200 New Coronavirus Cases in Florida, as Death Toll Reaches 3,237

More Than 3,200 New Coronavirus Cases in Florida, as Death Toll Reaches 3,237

Florida added more than 3,200 new coronavirus cases Tuesday as the state reported another 64 virus-related deaths. With 3,289 new COVID-19 cases, the state’s t [...] Read full article: More Than 3,200 New Coronavirus Cases in...→

LA County Board to Vote on Revised ‘8 Can't Wait' Force Policies

LA County Board to Vote on Revised ‘8 Can't Wait' Force Policies

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors is scheduled to vote Tuesday on whether to ask law enforcement agencies countywide to adopt a slightly modified ver [...] Read full article: LA County Board to Vote on Revised ‘8 Ca...→