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    HESPERIA, Calif. (AP) — A 32-year-old pregnant woman from Southern California has died from the coronavirus but her child survived, authorities said Friday. The Hesperia resident, who died on June 26, was the second pregnant woman in the state to died from COVID-19, according to a statement from San Bernardino County. She had underlying underlying health conditions, the statement said. “Her child survived, has tested negative for COVID-19, and is doing well in the neonatal intensive care unit at Arrowhead...
    SAN JOSE (KPIX 5) — Worsening coronavirus cases in California and across the country have placed enormous strain on testing capacity and processing of lab results. Lengthening wait times for test results have blunted the effectiveness of widespread testing of asymptomatic people who may be infected and capable of spreading the virus without getting sick themselves. “We have had people come through our clinic who’ve tested positive without feeling sick. So, it’s important to know that even though you’re not...
    Los Angeles (USA), Jul 10 (EFE) .- Hundreds of people waited in line for the opening of the Disneyland shopping area in California (USA), while the theme parks have been closed since March due to the coronavirus . The businesses of Downtown Disney, an access area to the two amusement parks, opened their doors this Thursday after more than three months with an influx that was repeated today despite the spike in infections in the United States that has prevented...
    For nearly 65 years, Disneyland was a place where millions came for a joyful reprieve from the outside world. Then the coronavirus hit, and Fantasyland became impossible. Walt Disney Co. shut down its two theme parks and three hotels in Anaheim on March 13, furloughing tens of thousands of workers and vowing not to reopen until a safe plan to move forward was ready. The theme parks are still closed, but Disney’s retail center, Downtown Disney, reopened this week to...
    Gov. Andrew Cuomo predicted New York will see another bump in coronavirus cases because of the pandemic’s surge in many southern and western states — and admitted the quarantine he imposed on visitors from hotspots areas will be unable to stop it. “Look, we’re doing everything we can. The quarantine, we have an enforcement mechanism. But, you know, how do you catch somebody driving in, right? I mean, it’s very very difficult, it’s trying to catch water in a...
    California officials announced Friday that an additional 8,000 inmates would be released early from state prisons in an effort to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus among both inmates and staff. “We’re glad the Governor is taking action to release more people. This is absolutely critical for the health and safety of every Californian. Too many people are incarcerated for too long in facilities that spread poor health. Supporting the health and safety of all Californians means releasing people...
    BOSTON (AP) — A California couple agreed Friday to plead guilty to paying $250,000 to get their daughter into the University of Southern California as a fake volleyball recruit. Diane Blake and Todd Blake will plead guilty in front of a judge at a future date, the U.S. Attorney’s office in Boston said in a statement Friday. The couple from Ross, California, had initially pleaded not guilty, news outlets previously reported. The couple was accused of tapping William “Rick” Singer,...
    KENTFIELD, Calif. (KGO) -- Its 7:30 in the morning and players from the Marin Catholic High School football team are getting ready for summer practice. But this year, the routine is different.We are not using any indoor facilities. Everything is outside. Everything goes by the county guidelines, said head coach Mazi Moayed.RELATED: Stanford University cutting 11 of its varsity sports programs, plus 20 staff positionsMarin Catholic allowed members of the football team, as well as players from the boys and...
    BOSTON (AP) — A California couple agreed Friday to plead guilty to paying $250,000 to get their daughter into the University of Southern California as a fake volleyball recruit. Diane Blake and Todd Blake will plead guilty in front of a judge at a future date, the U.S. Attorney’s office in Boston said in a statement Friday. The couple from Ross, California, had initially pleaded not guilty, news outlets previously reported. The couple was accused of tapping William “Rick”...
    Gov. Andrew Cuomo predicted New York will see another bump in coronavirus cases because of the pandemic’s surge in many southern and western states — and admitted the quarantine he imposed on visitors from hotspots areas will be unable to stop it. “Look, we’re doing everything we can. The quarantine, we have an enforcement mechanism. But, you know, how do you catch somebody driving in, right? I mean, it’s very very difficult, it’s trying to catch water in a screen,”...
    Tents for treating COVID-19 patients at San Quentin prisonJustin Sullivan/Getty For indispensable reporting on the coronavirus crisis and more, subscribe to Mother Jones newsletters.Up to 8,000 incarcerated people across California will be released by the end of August in response to the COVID-19 crisis in the state’s prison system, the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation said on Friday. The newest release plan—announced as corrections officials struggle to cope with an explosive and deadly outbreak at San Quentin State Prison in...
    BOSTON (AP) — A California couple agreed Friday to plead guilty to paying $250,000 to get their daughter into the University of Southern California as a fake volleyball recruit. Diane Blake and Todd Blake will plead guilty in front of a judge at a future date, the U.S. Attorney’s office in Boston said in a statement Friday. The couple from Ross, California, had initially pleaded not guilty, news outlets previously reported. The couple was accused of tapping William “Rick”...
    California will release around 8,000 prison inmates early in an effort to slow the spread of the coronavirus in state correctional facilities, with more than half expected to return to society by the end of July, officials said Friday. The move will allow prisons to use the extra space to impose social distancing rules, isolation and quarantine measures, the state Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation said in a statement. “These actions are taken to provide for the health and safety of...
    GARDNERVILLE, Nev. (AP) — More than 600 firefighters have stopped, at least for now, the growth of a Nevada wildfire southeast of Lake Tahoe that had threatened up to 1,000 homes. But fire officials warned Friday “a high potential for fire growth remains” as a warm and dry weather pattern persists over the area. The fire that broke out Monday evening in the Pine Nut Mountains about 10 miles (16 kilometers) southeast of Gardnerville has burned more than 28 square...
    Julie Tumamait-Stenslie scoffs when she hears defenders of the Father Junipero Serra statue in Ventura say it honors the city’s founder. She is tribal chair of the Barbareño/Ventureño Band of Mission Indians (Chumash), whose ancestors lived for generations on the Channel Islands off the Santa Barbara-Ventura coast. “There were cities on this land for thousands and thousands of years with social, political and religious customs,” Tumamait-Stenslie says. “Today you drive on our pathways, our trading networks. We’ve been in Ventura...
    California Attorney General Xavier Becerra. California has become the first state to sue the Trump administration over its dangerous attack on international students, calling the Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) policy change ordering students to either attend classes in-person amid a pandemic or leave the U.S. “absurd” and a violation of law.  “Shame on the Trump administration for risking not only the education opportunities for students who earned the chance to go to college, but now their health and well-being as well,” state attorney general Xavier...
    Clemency expected for Roger Stone as prison clock winds down Pac-12 joins Big Ten with conference-only football Tfues California Suit Against FaZe Clan Dismissed as New York Trial Approaches © JOHANNES EISELE/AFP/Getty Images The bi-coastal battle between esports star Turner TFue Tenney and his former gaming organization FaZe Clan is slimming down as a California judge has dismissed the professional Fortnite players original complaint. 23 Cool Products That Could Sell Out In 2020 LEARN MORE Ad Gadgets Post Tenney...
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    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Crossroads Community Church Senior Pastor Jim Clark wants to keep his 1,500 parishioners safe during the coronavirus pandemic but he’s drawing the line at a new California ban on singing or chanting at religious services. “I said enough’s enough,” Clark said. “We will be singing and praising the Lord. … We don’t chant, but if we did chant, we’d be chanting too.” The California ban was one of a number of restrictions on indoor businesses and...
    By DON THOMPSON, Associated Press SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Crossroads Community Church Senior Pastor Jim Clark wants to keep his 1,500 parishioners safe during the coronavirus pandemic but hes drawing the line at a new California ban on singing or chanting at religious services. “I said enough’s enough,” Clark said. “We will be singing and praising the Lord. ... We don’t chant, but if we did chant, we’d be chanting too.” The California ban was one of a number of...
    (Reuters) - California will release up to 8,000 inmates early from state prisons to slow the spread of COVID-19 inside facilities, state authorities said on Friday. Several California prisons have suffered large coronavirus outbreaks and the state corrections department said inmates could be eligible for release by the end of August. The release marks the biggest move yet by California to decompress prison populations and reduce the risk of COVID-19 transmission by creating more space for social distancing and quarantines....
    Catie KeckJust now•Filed to:covid-19covid-19coronaviruscaliforniaprisonSaveAn inmate cleans a jail cell at Las Colinas Women’s Detention Facility in Santee, California, on April 22, 2020. Photo: SANDY HUFFAKER/AFP (Getty Images) Thousands of inmates in California state prisons could be released as early as August in an attempt to curb the spread of covid-19, a potentially deadly disease caused by the novel coronavirus strain SARS-CoV-2. An estimated 8,000 incarcerated individuals could be released by the end of next month, a measure the California Department...
    The California Fish Grill is in South Bay expansion mode — just a few months after opening the chain’s first location in San Jose. A second restaurant for this city is scheduled to open this summer in North San Jose. The site off Brokaw Road was formerly home to Panera Bread. For years, California Fish Grill was a misnomer. It was really the Southern California Fish Grill, a chain of fast-casual eateries based in Irvine. But the company founded in 1998 set its...
    LONG BEACH (CBSLA) — Several cities are offering rental assistance to residents who have been impacted by the coronavirus pandemic. With thousands of Southern Californians out of work, moratoriums on evictions have been declared in many areas, but elected officials are hoping to help both renters and landlords weather the pandemic. Most rental assistance programs require the applicant be financially impacted by COVID-19. Some programs also require that applicants meet federal low-income requirements and that they have not previously received...