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    Recovery of two New Orleans construction workers from Hard Rock Hotel likely to begin Monday Devin Mesoraco joins University of Pittsburgh coaching staff Lisa Vanderpump Confirms Closure of Her Famous Restaurant Due to Coronavirus Pandemic © Provided by E! Aaron Poole/E! Lisa Vanderpump has broken her silence on rumors surrounding the future of her restaurant empire.  In a new interview with The Daily Mail, the Bravo reality TV star confirmed her and husband Ken Todds Beverly Hills restaurant Villa Blanca is...
    For those on the front lines of the fight against the coronavirus, the pandemic has provided many unexpected hurdles and that was no exception for those caring for the sick in hospitals. Dr. Peter Olivieri, a pulmonary and critical care physician at the University of Maryland Baltimore Washington Medical Center, said responding to the unknown was a struggle at the beginning of the pandemic. “That creates a lot of challenges both psychologically for the patients and families, as well as...
    SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) -- New data released Friday shows California still ranks 14th in the nation and Washington, DC when it comes to the most COVID-19 tests performed per million people. But some of the people getting those tests say they are waiting far too long for their results.Evadne Williams got her coronavirus test on June 28, but still doesnt know whether or not she has the virus.RELATED: How Bay Area data scientists are accurately forecasting US COVID-19 casesWilliams says...
    PLEASANT HILL, Calif. (KGO) -- Many arts organizations are having trouble surviving the novel coronavirus pandemic with performance venues shut down and funding limited. But one East Bay dance company is getting creative to survive all of this.At Diablo Ballets in-person summer intensive, 12 masked girls in leotards in a room, each standing inside a seven-foot-box with no air-conditioning - practicing their plies and jetés. They say the county and four doctors weighed in to come up with safety protocol.They...
    PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – On this week’s edition of “Living Room Sports,” KDKA Sports Bob Pompeani and Rich Walsh were joined by Pitt Athletic Director Heather Lyke, men’s basketball coach Jeff Capel and former basketball star Curtis Aiken. WATCH: More With Heather Lyke Lyke was hired as the athletic director in 2017 and ever since her arrival on campus, she has taken a lot of pride in her Pitt Panthers. She’s a very positive individual with a strong message...
    SONOMA COUNTY, Calif. (KGO) -- From Sonoma County, Friday, came a warning that the State of California has placed them on the COVID-19 monitoring list.It signals a 44-percent rise in cases, and a looming shortage of intensive care beds.RELATED: Sonoma County allows gyms, hotels, campgrounds, zoos to reopenFor residents, it means a likely shut-down, and a tough time for local businesses.By now you have read about, heard, and lived this narrative. Having re-opened once, the coronavirus numbers are pushing Sonoma...
    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...
    ABC7 brings you coverage of live events from public officials updating residents on the response to the coronavirus pandemic.Watch the live events above, and click here to watch Eyewitness News during regularly scheduled programming, listed below.Get the latest news, information and videos about the novel coronavirus pandemic here.FRIDAY LIVE SCHEDULE4 a.m.-7 a.m.: ABC7 Eyewitness News11 a.m.: ABC7 Eyewitness News11 a.m.: Robert Fullers holds news conference in response to Sheriffs Departments findings12:30 p.m.: Dr. Anu Seshadri answers COVID-19 questions3 p.m.-6:30 p.m.:...
    By JOHN MARSHALL, AP Sports Writer The Pac-12 has become the second major conference to shift to a conference-only fall schedule amid growing concerns over the coronavirus pandemic. The announcement came after a meeting of the Pac-12 CEO Group on Friday, a day after the Big Ten opted to eliminate nonconference games for all fall sports. The Atlantic Coast, Big 12 and Southeastern conferences are still weighing options for fall sports. The decision covers football, womens and womens soccer and...
    SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — The Pac-12 has become the second major conference to shift to a conference-only fall schedule amid growing concerns over the coronavirus pandemic. The announcement came after a meeting of the Pac-12 CEO Group on Friday, a day after the Big Ten opted to eliminate nonconference games for all fall sports. The Atlantic Coast, Big 12 and Southeastern conferences are still weighing options for fall sports. The decision covers football, women’s and women’s soccer and women’s...
    The Pac-12 has become the second major conference to shift to a conference-only fall schedule amid growing concerns over the coronavirus pandemic. The announcement came after a meeting of the Pac-12 CEO Group on Friday, a day after the Big Ten opted to eliminate nonconference games for all fall sports. The Atlantic Coast, Big 12 and Southeastern conferences are still weighing options for fall sports. The decision covers football, women’s and women’s soccer and women’s volleyball. Conference-only schedules will be...
    Everybody needs a haircut during the coronavirus lockdown – even goats. A photographer in Wales took hilarious photos of four goats that appeared to line up outside a closed barbershop, British news agency SWNS reports. Brian Lane took the photos of the four furry mammals outside Just Jents in Llandudno, Wales, during one of his evening walks, Tuesday night. “I had parked up to go for a little walk,” Lane, 58, told the news outlet. “It was tipping down...
    BALTIMORE (WJZ) — MedStar Health was awarded this week nearly $1 million by the Federal Communications Commission to bolster the system’s expansion of its Telehealth in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. MedStar says so far during this pandemic, they’ve conducted more than 275,000 Telehealth sessions. CORONAVIRUS COVERAGE: TIMELINE: Coronavirus In Maryland, Tracking The Spread Latest coronavirus stories from WJZ Latest CDC Guidelines The federal funding boost will help the system invest in its technology to reach an estimated...
    NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Reading the children’s book “Goodnight Moon” is a bedtime ritual in many households, and now, a local mother is using it as inspiration and giving it a modern twist to help explain these difficult times. Lindsay Rechler was having a hard time explaining the coronavirus school closing and why she was now working from home to her 2-and-a-half- and 4-year-old children. “I felt the best way to explain to them what was going on would...
    On Friday, CNN’s polling analyst Harry Enten said that President Donald Trump will “lose bigly” in November unless he changes strategy, Raw Story reported. Speaking with anchor John Berman, Enten said out that polling suggests voters trust the Democratic Party’s presumptive presidential nominee Joe Biden more than Trump when it comes to handling the coronavirus pandemic. Furthermore, Biden is more trusted on race relations as well. “It’s difficult to imagine that the president will win unless something changes,” Enten said,...
    It just doesnt feel safe: U.S. parents, teachers worry about reopening schools You Are Definitely Not Washing Your Reusable Water Bottle Enough Darius Ruckers Annual St. Jude Benefit Goes Virtual for 2020 Due to Coronavirus Pandemic Darius Rucker’s 11th annual charity concert, Darius and Friends, will be held virtually this year in light of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. © Larry Busacca/Getty Darius Rucker Over the years, the concert has raised more than $2 million for St. Jude Hospital and...
    A CORONAVIRUS vaccine could be more than two years away in a blow that could cripple the global economy, former New Zealand leader Helen Clark has warned. Her warning comes as she has been named to co-chair a panel to review the World Health Organisations (WHO) handling of the coronavirus pandemic. ⚠️ Read our coronavirus live blog for the latest news & updates 4Helen Clark warned of dire economic impacts from the pandemicCredit: Getty - Contributor 4Scientists in 180 projects...
    According to a ABC News/Ipsos poll released on Friday, disapproval for President Donald Trump’s handling of the coronavirus pandemic has reached an all-time high. Sixty-seven percent of Americans polled by Ipsos said that they disapprove of the way Trump has handled the unprecedented public health crisis. A strong majority of Democrats said that they disapprove of the president’s handling of the issue, but his approval ratings dropped among independents and Republicans as well. Only 26 percent of independent voters said...
    By Julie Steenhuysen CHICAGO, July 10 (Reuters) – The coronavirus pandemic has exposed a clash among medical experts over disease transmission that stretches back nearly a century – to the very origins of germ theory. The Geneva-based World Health Organization acknowledged this week that the novel coronavirus can spread through tiny droplets floating in the air, a nod to more than 200 experts in aerosol science who publicly complained that the U.N. agency had failed to warn the public about...
    As offices shuttered near the onset of the coronavirus pandemic, many grew accustomed to working from home. However these altered routines and workspace arrangements resulted in different postures for many, one spinal and neck surgeon recently noted. Punching away at laptops while hunched over and sitting on the couch or bed can create an opportunity for injury. “If you’re craning forward with your neck or rounded shoulders, the muscles are working overtime to make sure the head stays relatively in...
    President Donald Trump tried to claim the mantle of a “wartime president,” battling the “unseen enemy,” but as it turns out one of the people who could best help him with the coronavirus battle is who’s really “unseen.” Dr. Anthony Fauci, an immunologist and probably the most respected public health expert on the government’s payroll, reveals the President of the United States no longer talks to him. In fact, Trump hasn’t talked to Fauci, the director of the National Institute...
    BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Johns Hopkins University has joined a growing list of higher education institutions suing the Trump administration over changes to the Student And Exchange Visitor Program brought on by the coronavirus pandemic. On Monday, the Trump administration announced new rules for foreign students for the upcoming fall semester that requires them to take an in-person class to remain in the country, CBS News reported. Many universities have scaled back or eliminated in-person classes due to the pandemic. CORONAVIRUS...
    ROBERT De Niro claims the coronavirus pandemic is costing him millions. Here is more on the acting legend and what he has to say about his finances. 6 Robert De Niro attends a screening of The Irishman in New York City in 2019Credit: Splash News 6 Robert DeNiro and his wife Grace Hightower attend a party in Washington, DC, in 2009Credit: Reuters Who is Robert De Niro? De Niro was born on August 17, 1943, in New York City. He...
    SAN FRANCISCO -- Gov. Gavin Newsom and the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation announced (CDCR) announced new programs that will allow for the early release of up to 8,000 inmates by the end of August to mitigate the spread of COVID-19 as outbreaks continue to flare up across the state prison system.These actions are taken to provide for the health and safety of the incarcerated population and staff, Ralph Diaz, Secretary for the CDCR, said in a press release...
    President TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump on Kanye Wests presidential run: He is always going to be for us Marie Yovanovitch on Vindman retirement: He deserved better than this. Our country deserved better than this Trump says Biden has been brainwashed: Hes been taken over by the radical left MORE on Friday traveled to Florida, the new epicenter of the coronavirus in the United States, for a trio of politically focused stops that glossed over the rising threat of the pandemic. Trump...