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LA Public Defender Dies Of Coronavirus

LA Public Defender Dies Of Coronavirus

It marks the first death of an L.A. County justice system employee from COVID-19. Read full article: LA Public Defender Dies Of Coronavirus...→

LA Public Defender Dies Of Coronavirus

LA Public Defender Dies Of Coronavirus

It marks the first death of an L.A. County justice system employee from COVID-19. Read full article: LA Public Defender Dies Of Coronavirus...→

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...→

Parkland mother hopeful governor approves public school panic alarms despite coronavirus cutbacks

Parkland mother hopeful governor approves public school panic alarms despite coronavirus cutbacks

As the governor mulls major vetos to next year’s budget, will Alyssa’s Law make the cut? The bill, passed last legislative session, would require all public sc [...] Read full article: Parkland mother hopeful governor approve...→

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...→

Fête de la Musique brings crowds out in Paris with little concern for coronavirus

Fête de la Musique brings crowds out in Paris with little concern for coronavirus

Revelers in Paris celebrated the city’s annual Fête de la Musique on Sunday and there were widespread reports of the attendees doing very little to assure soci [...] Read full article: Fête de la Musique brings crowds out in ...→

LA County public health director reveals violent threats against her over coronavirus response

LA County public health director reveals violent threats against her over coronavirus response

Los Angeles County's top health official said Monday that she and others in similar roles have received death threats over safety measures to prevent the sprea [...] Read full article: LA County public health director reveals...→

Florida Surgeon General Recommends People Wear Masks in Public Following Spike in Coronavirus Cases

Florida Surgeon General Recommends People Wear Masks in Public Following Spike in Coronavirus Cases

Over the weekend, following back to back days of record-setting confirmed coronavirus cases, Florida Surgeon General Scott Rivkees signed a public health advis [...] Read full article: Florida Surgeon General Recommends Peopl...→

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

Dr. Barbara Ferrer, who has been holding briefings almost daily since March, said she holds the briefings herself in order to protect her team from similar thr [...] Read full article: LA County Public Health Director Confirm...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: 308 More COVID-19 Cases Reported As Daily Death Count Hits Lowest Figure In Weeks

Coronavirus In Minnesota: 308 More COVID-19 Cases Reported As Daily Death Count Hits Lowest Figure In Weeks

In the last 24 hours, Minnesota added 308 more cases of COVID-19 to its tally of infections and four more deaths -- the lowest daily death figure since mid-Apr [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: 308 More COVID...→

2 lawmakers want state probe of shooting death by LA deputy

2 lawmakers want state probe of shooting death by LA deputy

Two Democratic lawmakers called Sunday for California's Attorney General to investigate the fatal shooting of a young man by a Los Angeles County sheriff's dep [...] Read full article: 2 lawmakers want state probe of shooting...→

Coronavirus Alters, Cancels Some LA County Father's Day Events

Coronavirus Alters, Cancels Some LA County Father's Day Events

The coronavirus pandemic has prompted some traditional Los Angeles County Father’s Day events to be shifted online while others won’t be held at all Sunday. Th [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Alters, Cancels Some LA Coun...→

County Reports 258 New Coronavirus Cases, 1 Death as Testing Sets Antoehr Record - Times of San Diego

The San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency reported 258 new coronavirus cases and 1 more death Friday as testing set another record. Read full article: County Reports 258 New Coronavirus Cases...→

Is the Coronavirus Death Tally Inflated? Here’s Why Experts Say No

Is the Coronavirus Death Tally Inflated? Here’s Why Experts Say No

Though imperfect, the C.D.C.’s process for counting these deaths is decades-old. In fact, experts say the toll of nearly 120,000 U.S. Covid-19 deaths is most l [...] Read full article: Is the Coronavirus Death Tally Inflated?...→

Coronavirus cases down as Californians must wear face masks in public

Coronavirus cases down as Californians must wear face masks in public

One day after a record spike in coronavirus cases, Gov. Gavin Newsom on Thursday mandated that all Californians are required to wear face masks in public. Read full article: Coronavirus cases down as Californians m...→

LA County Nail Salons, Bars, Tattoo Parlors Allowed To Reopen As Coronavirus Deaths Surpass 3,000

LA County Nail Salons, Bars, Tattoo Parlors Allowed To Reopen As Coronavirus Deaths Surpass 3,000

Los Angeles County Thursday reported 1,051 new cases and 36 deaths Thursday, bringing countywide totals to 77,189 cases and 2,991 deaths. Read full article: LA County Nail Salons, Bars, Tattoo Parl...→

See an Interactive Map of Public Art in LA

See an Interactive Map of Public Art in LA

Controller Ron Galperin released a map Wednesday of the condition of 200 public sculptures, installations, murals and photos that exist in and on buildings, at [...] Read full article: See an Interactive Map of Public Art in ...→

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...→

Coronavirus cutbacks coming for the public sector

Coronavirus cutbacks coming for the public sector

For months, private sector workers have had to deal with the harsh economic fallout caused by the coronavirus pandemic. Business closures lead to furloughs, sa [...] Read full article: Coronavirus cutbacks coming for the publ...→

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...→

District Attorney backs off whistleblower claim against line-level public defender

District Attorney backs off whistleblower claim against line-level public defender

Jeff Rosen and Sajid Khan sparred over whether fiery blog post constituted a threat, and D.A. took heat for exploring whistleblower complaint given his stature [...] Read full article: District Attorney backs off whistleblowe...→

Public health workers fighting the coronavirus are facing growing threats from e [...]

Public health workers fighting the coronavirus are facing growing threats from elected officials and members of the public who are frustrated with the lockdown [...] Read full article: Public health workers fighting the coron...→

LA County Sheriff Reaches Out To Attorney General To Monitor Investigation Into Death Of Andres Guardado, 18, Shot By Deputy

LA County Sheriff Reaches Out To Attorney General To Monitor Investigation Into Death Of Andres Guardado, 18, Shot By Deputy

LASD Sheriff Alex Villanueva said Monday that he has reached out to the California Attorney General’s Office to monitor the investigation into the deadly shoot [...] Read full article: LA County Sheriff Reaches Out To Attorne...→

Coronavirus in Minnesota: MDH reports lowest death-toll since April | MinnPost

Coronavirus in Minnesota: MDH reports lowest death-toll since April | MinnPost

Four more Minnesotans have died of COVID-19, the Minnesota Department of Health said Monday, for a total of 1,384. That represents the lowest one-day death tol [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Minnesota: MDH reports lo...→

Alaska salmon cannery workers claim they were forced into coronavirus quarantine at LA hotel without pay

Alaska salmon cannery workers claim they were forced into coronavirus quarantine at LA hotel without pay

About 150 seasonal workers slated to work at a salmon cannery in Alaska have been forced into quarantine at a hotel near Los Angeles without pay after three te [...] Read full article: Alaska salmon cannery workers claim they...→

Vanessa Bryant’s wrongful-death suit should be moved from LA: pilot’s family

Vanessa Bryant’s wrongful-death suit should be moved from LA: pilot’s family

The family of the helicopter pilot involved in the chopper crash that killed Kobe Bryant and his daughter wants his widow’s wrongful death suit moved out of LA [...] Read full article: Vanessa Bryant’s wrongful-death suit sho...→

Florida Passes 100,000 Coronavirus Cases, Death Toll Reaches 3,173

Florida Passes 100,000 Coronavirus Cases, Death Toll Reaches 3,173

Florida surpassed 100,000 coronavirus cases Monday as the state reported nearly 3,000 new cases and a dozen new deaths. With 2,929 new COVID-19 cases, the stat [...] Read full article: Florida Passes 100,000 Coronavirus Cases...→

The Latest: California inmate dies from apparent coronavirus

SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- An inmate from Avenal State Prison in California has died from what appear to be complications from the coronavirus.... The state Departm [...] Read full article: The Latest: California inmate dies from ...→

Tarrant County Records 208th Death, 180 New Coronavirus Cases

Tarrant County Records 208th Death, 180 New Coronavirus Cases

Tarrant County health officials on Saturday reported the 208th death related to the new coronavirus and 180 new cases. Details were not immediately released ab [...] Read full article: Tarrant County Records 208th Death, 180 ...→

As COVID Death, Hospitalization Rates Ease, LA County Urges Face Coverings While In Public

As COVID Death, Hospitalization Rates Ease, LA County Urges Face Coverings While In Public

Public health director Barbara Ferrer said while COVID-19 deaths and cases continue to rise, key indicators of spread - primarily death and hospitalization rat [...] Read full article: As COVID Death, Hospitalization Rates Ea...→

Coronavirus Updates: California Issues Mask Order, Trump Defies Public Health Experts To Hold Rally In Oklahoma

Coronavirus Updates: California Issues Mask Order, Trump Defies Public Health Experts To Hold Rally In Oklahoma

“Simply put, we are seeing too many people with faces uncovered — putting at risk the real progress we have made in fighting the disease,” Newsom said. Read full article: Coronavirus Updates: California Issues M...→

Rising coronavirus cases among Latinos alarm public health experts

Rising coronavirus cases among Latinos alarm public health experts

Latinos age 25 to 54 have a coronavirus mortality rate at least five times greater than white people. Read full article: Rising coronavirus cases among Latinos a...→

California mandates masks for most public activity as coronavirus numbers surge

California mandates masks for most public activity as coronavirus numbers surge

Face coverings are "critical to keeping those who are around you safe, keeping businesses open and restarting our economy," Gov. Gavin Newsom said. Read full article: California mandates masks for most publi...→

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...→

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...→

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 Sets Record for New Coronavirus Cases in a Day as Cases Surge

LA County Sets Record for New Coronavirus Cases in a Day as Cases Surge

Los Angeles County set another record Monday for the daily number of new coronavirus cases as the public health director confirmed the area is seeing a rise in [...] Read full article: LA County Sets Record for New Coronaviru...→

William Burr, engineer who enjoyed travel and found joy in helping people, dies of coronavirus | Lives Remembered

Find the latest on the deaths of notable people. These news stories recount the lives that made them prominent locally, nationally and worldwide. Read full article: William Burr, engineer who enjoyed trave...→

Indiana teen dies of coronavirus: ‘We have lost a bright and beautiful shining light’

Indiana teen dies of coronavirus: ‘We have lost a bright and beautiful shining light’

A 16-year-old Indiana boy died after suffering complications related to the novel coronavirus, his family said.  Read full article: Indiana teen dies of coronavirus: ‘We ha...→

LA County Public Health Officer Tells of Repeated Death Threats Amid Pandemic - Times of San Diego

Los Angeles County's top public health official said Monday her life has been threatened repeatedly but promised to continue to "follow the science." Read full article: LA County Public Health Officer Tells of...→

In Rotation: Public Enemy's "State of the Union (STFU)" - LA Weekly

It seems like only yesterday that Chuck D and Flavor Flav were pranking us with an in-band fight over Bernie Sanders. Read full article: In Rotation: Public Enemy's "State of th...→

Weekend Shooting Death Marks New Jersey County's Third Homicide in One Week

Weekend Shooting Death Marks New Jersey County's Third Homicide in One Week

A man was shot and killed in Englewood, New Jersey, early Saturday morning – making his death the county’s third homicide investigation in the last week. Autho [...] Read full article: Weekend Shooting Death Marks New Jersey ...→

Phoenix requires masks in public as coronavirus cases surge

Phoenix requires masks in public as coronavirus cases surge

The Phoenix city council held an emergency meeting on Friday to pass an order requiring residents to wear face masks when they go out in public, in an effort t [...] Read full article: Phoenix requires masks in public as coro...→

Coronavirus doctors’ overuse of antibiotics could spur resistance and raise death toll

Coronavirus doctors’ overuse of antibiotics could spur resistance and raise death toll

Doctors knew antibiotics weren’t effective against the coronavirus, but they feared patients could develop life-threatening bacterial co-infections and used th [...] Read full article: Coronavirus doctors’ overuse of antibiot...→

Coronavirus: 249 LA sheriff’s deputies, 102 other employees, 2,599 jail inmates test positive

Coronavirus: 249 LA sheriff’s deputies, 102 other employees, 2,599 jail inmates test positive

In the jail system, 2,129 inmates are currently quarantined, and 71 are in isolation. Across the sheriff’s department, 275 employees — 164 sworn personnel ­— a [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: 249 LA sheriff’s deputies, ...→

Another 3 Dozen Coronavirus Deaths in LA County; Bars, Nail Salons to Reopen

Another 3 Dozen Coronavirus Deaths in LA County; Bars, Nail Salons to Reopen

With another three dozen deaths, Los Angeles County crossed the 3,000 mark in coronavirus fatalities Thursday, while health officials announced another round o [...] Read full article: Another 3 Dozen Coronavirus Deaths in LA...→

California order requires masks in public following spike in coronavirus hospitalizations

California order requires masks in public following spike in coronavirus hospitalizations

California Gov. Gavin Newsom on Thursday issued a statewide order mandating the use of facemasks in public, as more counties reconsider their regulations and t [...] Read full article: California order requires masks in publi...→

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...→

Coronavirus cutbacks coming for the public sector

Coronavirus cutbacks coming for the public sector

For months, private sector workers have had to deal with the harsh economic fallout caused by the coronavirus pandemic. Business closures lead to furloughs, sa [...] Read full article: Coronavirus cutbacks coming for the publ...→

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...→

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...→

District Attorney backs off whistleblower claim against line-level public defender

District Attorney backs off whistleblower claim against line-level public defender

Jeff Rosen and Sajid Khan sparred over whether fiery blog post constituted a threat, and D.A. took heat for exploring whistleblower complaint given his stature [...] Read full article: District Attorney backs off whistleblowe...→

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 Reaches Out To Attorney General To Monitor Investigation Into Death Of Andres Guardado, 18, Shot By Deputy

LA County Sheriff Reaches Out To Attorney General To Monitor Investigation Into Death Of Andres Guardado, 18, Shot By Deputy

LASD Sheriff Alex Villanueva said Monday that he has reached out to the California Attorney General’s Office to monitor the investigation into the deadly shoot [...] Read full article: LA County Sheriff Reaches Out To Attorne...→

LA County public health director reveals violent threats against her over coronavirus response

LA County public health director reveals violent threats against her over coronavirus response

Los Angeles County's top health official said Monday that she and others in similar roles have received death threats over safety measures to prevent the sprea [...] Read full article: LA County public health director reveals...→

William Burr, engineer who enjoyed travel and found joy in helping people, dies of coronavirus | Lives Remembered

Find the latest on the deaths of notable people. These news stories recount the lives that made them prominent locally, nationally and worldwide. Read full article: William Burr, engineer who enjoyed trave...→

Alaska salmon cannery workers claim they were forced into coronavirus quarantine at LA hotel without pay

Alaska salmon cannery workers claim they were forced into coronavirus quarantine at LA hotel without pay

About 150 seasonal workers slated to work at a salmon cannery in Alaska have been forced into quarantine at a hotel near Los Angeles without pay after three te [...] Read full article: Alaska salmon cannery workers claim they...→

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

Dr. Barbara Ferrer, who has been holding briefings almost daily since March, said she holds the briefings herself in order to protect her team from similar thr [...] Read full article: LA County Public Health Director Confirm...→

LA County Public Health Officer Tells of Repeated Death Threats Amid Pandemic - Times of San Diego

Los Angeles County's top public health official said Monday her life has been threatened repeatedly but promised to continue to "follow the science." Read full article: LA County Public Health Officer Tells of...→

Florida Passes 100,000 Coronavirus Cases, Death Toll Reaches 3,173

Florida Passes 100,000 Coronavirus Cases, Death Toll Reaches 3,173

Florida surpassed 100,000 coronavirus cases Monday as the state reported nearly 3,000 new cases and a dozen new deaths. With 2,929 new COVID-19 cases, the stat [...] Read full article: Florida Passes 100,000 Coronavirus Cases...→

2 lawmakers want state probe of shooting death by LA deputy

2 lawmakers want state probe of shooting death by LA deputy

Two Democratic lawmakers called Sunday for California's Attorney General to investigate the fatal shooting of a young man by a Los Angeles County sheriff's dep [...] Read full article: 2 lawmakers want state probe of shooting...→

Weekend Shooting Death Marks New Jersey County's Third Homicide in One Week

Weekend Shooting Death Marks New Jersey County's Third Homicide in One Week

A man was shot and killed in Englewood, New Jersey, early Saturday morning – making his death the county’s third homicide investigation in the last week. Autho [...] Read full article: Weekend Shooting Death Marks New Jersey ...→

Tarrant County Records 208th Death, 180 New Coronavirus Cases

Tarrant County Records 208th Death, 180 New Coronavirus Cases

Tarrant County health officials on Saturday reported the 208th death related to the new coronavirus and 180 new cases. Details were not immediately released ab [...] Read full article: Tarrant County Records 208th Death, 180 ...→

County Reports 258 New Coronavirus Cases, 1 Death as Testing Sets Antoehr Record - Times of San Diego

The San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency reported 258 new coronavirus cases and 1 more death Friday as testing set another record. Read full article: County Reports 258 New Coronavirus Cases...→

Coronavirus doctors’ overuse of antibiotics could spur resistance and raise death toll

Coronavirus doctors’ overuse of antibiotics could spur resistance and raise death toll

Doctors knew antibiotics weren’t effective against the coronavirus, but they feared patients could develop life-threatening bacterial co-infections and used th [...] Read full article: Coronavirus doctors’ overuse of antibiot...→

Coronavirus Updates: California Issues Mask Order, Trump Defies Public Health Experts To Hold Rally In Oklahoma

Coronavirus Updates: California Issues Mask Order, Trump Defies Public Health Experts To Hold Rally In Oklahoma

“Simply put, we are seeing too many people with faces uncovered — putting at risk the real progress we have made in fighting the disease,” Newsom said. Read full article: Coronavirus Updates: California Issues M...→

Coronavirus cases down as Californians must wear face masks in public

Coronavirus cases down as Californians must wear face masks in public

One day after a record spike in coronavirus cases, Gov. Gavin Newsom on Thursday mandated that all Californians are required to wear face masks in public. Read full article: Coronavirus cases down as Californians m...→

Another 3 Dozen Coronavirus Deaths in LA County; Bars, Nail Salons to Reopen

Another 3 Dozen Coronavirus Deaths in LA County; Bars, Nail Salons to Reopen

With another three dozen deaths, Los Angeles County crossed the 3,000 mark in coronavirus fatalities Thursday, while health officials announced another round o [...] Read full article: Another 3 Dozen Coronavirus Deaths in LA...→

California mandates masks for most public activity as coronavirus numbers surge

California mandates masks for most public activity as coronavirus numbers surge

Face coverings are "critical to keeping those who are around you safe, keeping businesses open and restarting our economy," Gov. Gavin Newsom said. Read full article: California mandates masks for most publi...→

See an Interactive Map of Public Art in LA

See an Interactive Map of Public Art in LA

Controller Ron Galperin released a map Wednesday of the condition of 200 public sculptures, installations, murals and photos that exist in and on buildings, at [...] Read full article: See an Interactive Map of Public Art in ...→

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...→

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...→

Parkland mother hopeful governor approves public school panic alarms despite coronavirus cutbacks

Parkland mother hopeful governor approves public school panic alarms despite coronavirus cutbacks

As the governor mulls major vetos to next year’s budget, will Alyssa’s Law make the cut? The bill, passed last legislative session, would require all public sc [...] Read full article: Parkland mother hopeful governor approve...→

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...→

Public health workers fighting the coronavirus are facing growing threats from e [...]

Public health workers fighting the coronavirus are facing growing threats from elected officials and members of the public who are frustrated with the lockdown [...] Read full article: Public health workers fighting the coron...→

Fête de la Musique brings crowds out in Paris with little concern for coronavirus

Fête de la Musique brings crowds out in Paris with little concern for coronavirus

Revelers in Paris celebrated the city’s annual Fête de la Musique on Sunday and there were widespread reports of the attendees doing very little to assure soci [...] Read full article: Fête de la Musique brings crowds out in ...→

LA County Sets Record for New Coronavirus Cases in a Day as Cases Surge

LA County Sets Record for New Coronavirus Cases in a Day as Cases Surge

Los Angeles County set another record Monday for the daily number of new coronavirus cases as the public health director confirmed the area is seeing a rise in [...] Read full article: LA County Sets Record for New Coronaviru...→

Coronavirus in Minnesota: MDH reports lowest death-toll since April | MinnPost

Coronavirus in Minnesota: MDH reports lowest death-toll since April | MinnPost

Four more Minnesotans have died of COVID-19, the Minnesota Department of Health said Monday, for a total of 1,384. That represents the lowest one-day death tol [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Minnesota: MDH reports lo...→

Florida Surgeon General Recommends People Wear Masks in Public Following Spike in Coronavirus Cases

Florida Surgeon General Recommends People Wear Masks in Public Following Spike in Coronavirus Cases

Over the weekend, following back to back days of record-setting confirmed coronavirus cases, Florida Surgeon General Scott Rivkees signed a public health advis [...] Read full article: Florida Surgeon General Recommends Peopl...→

Indiana teen dies of coronavirus: ‘We have lost a bright and beautiful shining light’

Indiana teen dies of coronavirus: ‘We have lost a bright and beautiful shining light’

A 16-year-old Indiana boy died after suffering complications related to the novel coronavirus, his family said.  Read full article: Indiana teen dies of coronavirus: ‘We ha...→

Vanessa Bryant’s wrongful-death suit should be moved from LA: pilot’s family

Vanessa Bryant’s wrongful-death suit should be moved from LA: pilot’s family

The family of the helicopter pilot involved in the chopper crash that killed Kobe Bryant and his daughter wants his widow’s wrongful death suit moved out of LA [...] Read full article: Vanessa Bryant’s wrongful-death suit sho...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: 308 More COVID-19 Cases Reported As Daily Death Count Hits Lowest Figure In Weeks

Coronavirus In Minnesota: 308 More COVID-19 Cases Reported As Daily Death Count Hits Lowest Figure In Weeks

In the last 24 hours, Minnesota added 308 more cases of COVID-19 to its tally of infections and four more deaths -- the lowest daily death figure since mid-Apr [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: 308 More COVID...→

In Rotation: Public Enemy's "State of the Union (STFU)" - LA Weekly

It seems like only yesterday that Chuck D and Flavor Flav were pranking us with an in-band fight over Bernie Sanders. Read full article: In Rotation: Public Enemy's "State of th...→

The Latest: California inmate dies from apparent coronavirus

SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- An inmate from Avenal State Prison in California has died from what appear to be complications from the coronavirus.... The state Departm [...] Read full article: The Latest: California inmate dies from ...→

Coronavirus Alters, Cancels Some LA County Father's Day Events

Coronavirus Alters, Cancels Some LA County Father's Day Events

The coronavirus pandemic has prompted some traditional Los Angeles County Father’s Day events to be shifted online while others won’t be held at all Sunday. Th [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Alters, Cancels Some LA Coun...→

Phoenix requires masks in public as coronavirus cases surge

Phoenix requires masks in public as coronavirus cases surge

The Phoenix city council held an emergency meeting on Friday to pass an order requiring residents to wear face masks when they go out in public, in an effort t [...] Read full article: Phoenix requires masks in public as coro...→

As COVID Death, Hospitalization Rates Ease, LA County Urges Face Coverings While In Public

As COVID Death, Hospitalization Rates Ease, LA County Urges Face Coverings While In Public

Public health director Barbara Ferrer said while COVID-19 deaths and cases continue to rise, key indicators of spread - primarily death and hospitalization rat [...] Read full article: As COVID Death, Hospitalization Rates Ea...→

Is the Coronavirus Death Tally Inflated? Here’s Why Experts Say No

Is the Coronavirus Death Tally Inflated? Here’s Why Experts Say No

Though imperfect, the C.D.C.’s process for counting these deaths is decades-old. In fact, experts say the toll of nearly 120,000 U.S. Covid-19 deaths is most l [...] Read full article: Is the Coronavirus Death Tally Inflated?...→

Coronavirus: 249 LA sheriff’s deputies, 102 other employees, 2,599 jail inmates test positive

Coronavirus: 249 LA sheriff’s deputies, 102 other employees, 2,599 jail inmates test positive

In the jail system, 2,129 inmates are currently quarantined, and 71 are in isolation. Across the sheriff’s department, 275 employees — 164 sworn personnel ­— a [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: 249 LA sheriff’s deputies, ...→

Rising coronavirus cases among Latinos alarm public health experts

Rising coronavirus cases among Latinos alarm public health experts

Latinos age 25 to 54 have a coronavirus mortality rate at least five times greater than white people. Read full article: Rising coronavirus cases among Latinos a...→

LA County Nail Salons, Bars, Tattoo Parlors Allowed To Reopen As Coronavirus Deaths Surpass 3,000

LA County Nail Salons, Bars, Tattoo Parlors Allowed To Reopen As Coronavirus Deaths Surpass 3,000

Los Angeles County Thursday reported 1,051 new cases and 36 deaths Thursday, bringing countywide totals to 77,189 cases and 2,991 deaths. Read full article: LA County Nail Salons, Bars, Tattoo Parl...→

California order requires masks in public following spike in coronavirus hospitalizations

California order requires masks in public following spike in coronavirus hospitalizations

California Gov. Gavin Newsom on Thursday issued a statewide order mandating the use of facemasks in public, as more counties reconsider their regulations and t [...] Read full article: California order requires masks in publi...→

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...→

Coronavirus cutbacks coming for the public sector

Coronavirus cutbacks coming for the public sector

For months, private sector workers have had to deal with the harsh economic fallout caused by the coronavirus pandemic. Business closures lead to furloughs, sa [...] Read full article: Coronavirus cutbacks coming for the publ...→

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 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...→

Parkland mother hopeful governor approves public school panic alarms despite coronavirus cutbacks

Parkland mother hopeful governor approves public school panic alarms despite coronavirus cutbacks

As the governor mulls major vetos to next year’s budget, will Alyssa’s Law make the cut? The bill, passed last legislative session, would require all public sc [...] Read full article: Parkland mother hopeful governor approve...→

District Attorney backs off whistleblower claim against line-level public defender

District Attorney backs off whistleblower claim against line-level public defender

Jeff Rosen and Sajid Khan sparred over whether fiery blog post constituted a threat, and D.A. took heat for exploring whistleblower complaint given his stature [...] Read full article: District Attorney backs off whistleblowe...→

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...→

Public health workers fighting the coronavirus are facing growing threats from e [...]

Public health workers fighting the coronavirus are facing growing threats from elected officials and members of the public who are frustrated with the lockdown [...] Read full article: Public health workers fighting the coron...→

Fête de la Musique brings crowds out in Paris with little concern for coronavirus

Fête de la Musique brings crowds out in Paris with little concern for coronavirus

Revelers in Paris celebrated the city’s annual Fête de la Musique on Sunday and there were widespread reports of the attendees doing very little to assure soci [...] Read full article: Fête de la Musique brings crowds out in ...→

LA County Sheriff Reaches Out To Attorney General To Monitor Investigation Into Death Of Andres Guardado, 18, Shot By Deputy

LA County Sheriff Reaches Out To Attorney General To Monitor Investigation Into Death Of Andres Guardado, 18, Shot By Deputy

LASD Sheriff Alex Villanueva said Monday that he has reached out to the California Attorney General’s Office to monitor the investigation into the deadly shoot [...] Read full article: LA County Sheriff Reaches Out To Attorne...→

LA County Sets Record for New Coronavirus Cases in a Day as Cases Surge

LA County Sets Record for New Coronavirus Cases in a Day as Cases Surge

Los Angeles County set another record Monday for the daily number of new coronavirus cases as the public health director confirmed the area is seeing a rise in [...] Read full article: LA County Sets Record for New Coronaviru...→

LA County public health director reveals violent threats against her over coronavirus response

LA County public health director reveals violent threats against her over coronavirus response

Los Angeles County's top health official said Monday that she and others in similar roles have received death threats over safety measures to prevent the sprea [...] Read full article: LA County public health director reveals...→

Coronavirus in Minnesota: MDH reports lowest death-toll since April | MinnPost

Coronavirus in Minnesota: MDH reports lowest death-toll since April | MinnPost

Four more Minnesotans have died of COVID-19, the Minnesota Department of Health said Monday, for a total of 1,384. That represents the lowest one-day death tol [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Minnesota: MDH reports lo...→

William Burr, engineer who enjoyed travel and found joy in helping people, dies of coronavirus | Lives Remembered

Find the latest on the deaths of notable people. These news stories recount the lives that made them prominent locally, nationally and worldwide. Read full article: William Burr, engineer who enjoyed trave...→

Florida Surgeon General Recommends People Wear Masks in Public Following Spike in Coronavirus Cases

Florida Surgeon General Recommends People Wear Masks in Public Following Spike in Coronavirus Cases

Over the weekend, following back to back days of record-setting confirmed coronavirus cases, Florida Surgeon General Scott Rivkees signed a public health advis [...] Read full article: Florida Surgeon General Recommends Peopl...→

Alaska salmon cannery workers claim they were forced into coronavirus quarantine at LA hotel without pay

Alaska salmon cannery workers claim they were forced into coronavirus quarantine at LA hotel without pay

About 150 seasonal workers slated to work at a salmon cannery in Alaska have been forced into quarantine at a hotel near Los Angeles without pay after three te [...] Read full article: Alaska salmon cannery workers claim they...→

Indiana teen dies of coronavirus: ‘We have lost a bright and beautiful shining light’

Indiana teen dies of coronavirus: ‘We have lost a bright and beautiful shining light’

A 16-year-old Indiana boy died after suffering complications related to the novel coronavirus, his family said.  Read full article: Indiana teen dies of coronavirus: ‘We ha...→

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

Dr. Barbara Ferrer, who has been holding briefings almost daily since March, said she holds the briefings herself in order to protect her team from similar thr [...] Read full article: LA County Public Health Director Confirm...→

Vanessa Bryant’s wrongful-death suit should be moved from LA: pilot’s family

Vanessa Bryant’s wrongful-death suit should be moved from LA: pilot’s family

The family of the helicopter pilot involved in the chopper crash that killed Kobe Bryant and his daughter wants his widow’s wrongful death suit moved out of LA [...] Read full article: Vanessa Bryant’s wrongful-death suit sho...→

LA County Public Health Officer Tells of Repeated Death Threats Amid Pandemic - Times of San Diego

Los Angeles County's top public health official said Monday her life has been threatened repeatedly but promised to continue to "follow the science." Read full article: LA County Public Health Officer Tells of...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: 308 More COVID-19 Cases Reported As Daily Death Count Hits Lowest Figure In Weeks

Coronavirus In Minnesota: 308 More COVID-19 Cases Reported As Daily Death Count Hits Lowest Figure In Weeks

In the last 24 hours, Minnesota added 308 more cases of COVID-19 to its tally of infections and four more deaths -- the lowest daily death figure since mid-Apr [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: 308 More COVID...→

Florida Passes 100,000 Coronavirus Cases, Death Toll Reaches 3,173

Florida Passes 100,000 Coronavirus Cases, Death Toll Reaches 3,173

Florida surpassed 100,000 coronavirus cases Monday as the state reported nearly 3,000 new cases and a dozen new deaths. With 2,929 new COVID-19 cases, the stat [...] Read full article: Florida Passes 100,000 Coronavirus Cases...→

In Rotation: Public Enemy's "State of the Union (STFU)" - LA Weekly

It seems like only yesterday that Chuck D and Flavor Flav were pranking us with an in-band fight over Bernie Sanders. Read full article: In Rotation: Public Enemy's "State of th...→

2 lawmakers want state probe of shooting death by LA deputy

2 lawmakers want state probe of shooting death by LA deputy

Two Democratic lawmakers called Sunday for California's Attorney General to investigate the fatal shooting of a young man by a Los Angeles County sheriff's dep [...] Read full article: 2 lawmakers want state probe of shooting...→

The Latest: California inmate dies from apparent coronavirus

SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- An inmate from Avenal State Prison in California has died from what appear to be complications from the coronavirus.... The state Departm [...] Read full article: The Latest: California inmate dies from ...→

Weekend Shooting Death Marks New Jersey County's Third Homicide in One Week

Weekend Shooting Death Marks New Jersey County's Third Homicide in One Week

A man was shot and killed in Englewood, New Jersey, early Saturday morning – making his death the county’s third homicide investigation in the last week. Autho [...] Read full article: Weekend Shooting Death Marks New Jersey ...→

Coronavirus Alters, Cancels Some LA County Father's Day Events

Coronavirus Alters, Cancels Some LA County Father's Day Events

The coronavirus pandemic has prompted some traditional Los Angeles County Father’s Day events to be shifted online while others won’t be held at all Sunday. Th [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Alters, Cancels Some LA Coun...→

Tarrant County Records 208th Death, 180 New Coronavirus Cases

Tarrant County Records 208th Death, 180 New Coronavirus Cases

Tarrant County health officials on Saturday reported the 208th death related to the new coronavirus and 180 new cases. Details were not immediately released ab [...] Read full article: Tarrant County Records 208th Death, 180 ...→

Phoenix requires masks in public as coronavirus cases surge

Phoenix requires masks in public as coronavirus cases surge

The Phoenix city council held an emergency meeting on Friday to pass an order requiring residents to wear face masks when they go out in public, in an effort t [...] Read full article: Phoenix requires masks in public as coro...→

County Reports 258 New Coronavirus Cases, 1 Death as Testing Sets Antoehr Record - Times of San Diego

The San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency reported 258 new coronavirus cases and 1 more death Friday as testing set another record. Read full article: County Reports 258 New Coronavirus Cases...→

As COVID Death, Hospitalization Rates Ease, LA County Urges Face Coverings While In Public

As COVID Death, Hospitalization Rates Ease, LA County Urges Face Coverings While In Public

Public health director Barbara Ferrer said while COVID-19 deaths and cases continue to rise, key indicators of spread - primarily death and hospitalization rat [...] Read full article: As COVID Death, Hospitalization Rates Ea...→

Coronavirus doctors’ overuse of antibiotics could spur resistance and raise death toll

Coronavirus doctors’ overuse of antibiotics could spur resistance and raise death toll

Doctors knew antibiotics weren’t effective against the coronavirus, but they feared patients could develop life-threatening bacterial co-infections and used th [...] Read full article: Coronavirus doctors’ overuse of antibiot...→

Is the Coronavirus Death Tally Inflated? Here’s Why Experts Say No

Is the Coronavirus Death Tally Inflated? Here’s Why Experts Say No

Though imperfect, the C.D.C.’s process for counting these deaths is decades-old. In fact, experts say the toll of nearly 120,000 U.S. Covid-19 deaths is most l [...] Read full article: Is the Coronavirus Death Tally Inflated?...→

Coronavirus Updates: California Issues Mask Order, Trump Defies Public Health Experts To Hold Rally In Oklahoma

Coronavirus Updates: California Issues Mask Order, Trump Defies Public Health Experts To Hold Rally In Oklahoma

“Simply put, we are seeing too many people with faces uncovered — putting at risk the real progress we have made in fighting the disease,” Newsom said. Read full article: Coronavirus Updates: California Issues M...→

Coronavirus: 249 LA sheriff’s deputies, 102 other employees, 2,599 jail inmates test positive

Coronavirus: 249 LA sheriff’s deputies, 102 other employees, 2,599 jail inmates test positive

In the jail system, 2,129 inmates are currently quarantined, and 71 are in isolation. Across the sheriff’s department, 275 employees — 164 sworn personnel ­— a [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: 249 LA sheriff’s deputies, ...→

Coronavirus cases down as Californians must wear face masks in public

Coronavirus cases down as Californians must wear face masks in public

One day after a record spike in coronavirus cases, Gov. Gavin Newsom on Thursday mandated that all Californians are required to wear face masks in public. Read full article: Coronavirus cases down as Californians m...→

Rising coronavirus cases among Latinos alarm public health experts

Rising coronavirus cases among Latinos alarm public health experts

Latinos age 25 to 54 have a coronavirus mortality rate at least five times greater than white people. Read full article: Rising coronavirus cases among Latinos a...→

Another 3 Dozen Coronavirus Deaths in LA County; Bars, Nail Salons to Reopen

Another 3 Dozen Coronavirus Deaths in LA County; Bars, Nail Salons to Reopen

With another three dozen deaths, Los Angeles County crossed the 3,000 mark in coronavirus fatalities Thursday, while health officials announced another round o [...] Read full article: Another 3 Dozen Coronavirus Deaths in LA...→

LA County Nail Salons, Bars, Tattoo Parlors Allowed To Reopen As Coronavirus Deaths Surpass 3,000

LA County Nail Salons, Bars, Tattoo Parlors Allowed To Reopen As Coronavirus Deaths Surpass 3,000

Los Angeles County Thursday reported 1,051 new cases and 36 deaths Thursday, bringing countywide totals to 77,189 cases and 2,991 deaths. Read full article: LA County Nail Salons, Bars, Tattoo Parl...→

California mandates masks for most public activity as coronavirus numbers surge

California mandates masks for most public activity as coronavirus numbers surge

Face coverings are "critical to keeping those who are around you safe, keeping businesses open and restarting our economy," Gov. Gavin Newsom said. Read full article: California mandates masks for most publi...→

California order requires masks in public following spike in coronavirus hospitalizations

California order requires masks in public following spike in coronavirus hospitalizations

California Gov. Gavin Newsom on Thursday issued a statewide order mandating the use of facemasks in public, as more counties reconsider their regulations and t [...] Read full article: California order requires masks in publi...→

See an Interactive Map of Public Art in LA

See an Interactive Map of Public Art in LA

Controller Ron Galperin released a map Wednesday of the condition of 200 public sculptures, installations, murals and photos that exist in and on buildings, at [...] Read full article: See an Interactive Map of Public Art in ...→