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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...
    LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health announced Friday that it was ordering the continued closure of Los Angeles Apparels’ downtown facility after a coronavirus outbreak. The downtown factory where Los Angeles Apparel manufactures clothing items, such as face coverings for sell on its website, remains closed after a coronavirus outbreak. (Source: Los Angeles Apparel Website) According to the department, more than 300 employees had tested positive for COVID-19 and four had died from the...
    Six-time Giants All-Star Buster Posey made headlines Friday morning when he decided to opt out of the 2020 season after recently adopting newborn twins who had been born prematurely. Hours later, the White Sox announced that rookie Michael Kopech had made the same decision. Posey’s decision follows what, for the most part, has been a trend across the league: A majority of the 12 players who have chosen to sit out this season have been well-established veterans. ...
    A surge of coronavirus cases in Florida has maxed out dozens of intensive care units (ICUs) at hospitals around the state, following an attempt by local officials to institute a phased reopening of the economy. Over 40 hospitals are now hitting their limit with regard to ICU capacity, according to a CNBC News report. This news comes on the same day that Florida reportedly announced its second-highest one-day COVID-19 infection rate. “We’re putting ourselves at risk and other people aren’t willing to do anything and in fact go the other...
    All reports are public information, published by the Georgia Department of Public Health, and posted in a conspicuous location at the establishment. Any questions about scores should be directed to the Department of Public Health. Scores below 70 are considered failing. When a restaurant is deemed unacceptable, follow-up inspections are generally completed within 10 days of the original evaluation. Any restaurant with a C grade or F grade will have the link to the full report. TATTNALL COUNTY SUBWAY 103...
    All reports are public information, published by the Georgia Department of Public Health, and posted in a conspicuous location at the establishment. Any questions about scores should be directed to the Department of Public Health. Scores below 70 are considered failing. When a restaurant is deemed unacceptable, follow-up inspections are generally completed within 10 days of the original evaluation. Any restaurant with a C grade or F grade will have the link to the full report. WAYNE COUNTY DOMINO’S PIZZA #3578...
    LOS ANGELES -- Here are the current numbers of novel coronavirus cases in Los Angeles County and across Southern California: Los Angeles County: 124,738 confirmed cases, 3,689 deaths Orange County: 18,892 cases, 369 deaths Riverside County: 21,101 confirmed cases, 506 deaths San Bernardino County: 15,932 cases, 272 deaths Ventura County: 3,858 cases, 50 deaths San Diego County: 17,000 cases, 387 deaths Stay up to date with more coronavirus resources and the latest newsFRIDAYS...
    All reports are public information, published by the Georgia Department of Public Health, and posted in a conspicuous location at the establishment. Any questions about scores should be directed to the Department of Public Health. Scores below 70 are considered failing. When a restaurant is deemed unacceptable, follow-up inspections are generally completed within 10 days of the original evaluation. Any restaurant with a C grade or F grade will have the link to the full report BULLOCH COUNTY No inspections reported...
    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...
    WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows: ABCs “This Week — Lineup not yet released. ___ NBCs “Meet the Press” — Adm. Brett Giroir, the Health and Human Services Department official overseeing the nation’s coronavirus testing efforts; Gov. Larry Hogan, R-Md.; Alberto Carvalho, superintendent of Florida’s Miami-Dade County Public Schools district. ___ CBS “Face the Nation — Dr. Jerome Adams, U.S. surgeon general; Mayor Kate Gallego of Phoenix; Terry Shaw, president and CEO, AdventHealth; Tom Wyatt, CEO...
    All reports are public information, published by the Georgia Department of Public Health, and posted in a conspicuous location at the establishment. Any questions about scores should be directed to the Department of Public Health. Scores below 70 are considered failing. When a restaurant is deemed unacceptable, follow-up inspections are generally completed within 10 days of the original evaluation. Any restaurant with a C grade or F grade will have the link to the full report EVANS COUNTY OAK TREE INN...
    There is so much evidence to show how communities of color are severely impacted due to health inequity and disparities when it comes to access and care.So, what are some solutions to putting in more resources to help?Dr. Jose Mayorga, executive director for UCI Health Family Center, joined ABC7 via Skype to discuss.How does COVID-19 affect different communities in different ways?One of the things that we have to remember is that these community members have been essential workers for some...
    SANTA ROSA (CBS SF) — The California Department of Public Health notified Sonoma County on Friday it has been placed on the state’s coronvirus monitoring list because of increasing infections in the county. Sonoma joining 29 other counties in the state on the watch list due to sharp increases in new coronavirus infections, including Contra Costa, Marin, Napa, Santa Clara and Solano counties. Sonoma County’s rate of infections per 100,000 residents has increased five-fold from 20 in early June to...
    The coronavirus surge in the West and the South is likely going to exacerbate the already vast racial disparities the disease has exposed in the U.S., the Kaiser Family Foundation (KFF) warns. As of July 8th, we identified 33 states as hotspots (experiencing recent increases in cases and an increasing positivity rate or positivity rate over 10%), 23 of which were in the South and West, KFF writes of their latest analysis. Communities of color are already facing a higher infection rate,...
    LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health reported 2,667 newly confirmed coronavirus cases and 51 more fatalities Friday, bringing countywide totals to 127,358 cases and 3,783 deaths. An aerial view of motorists lined up to be tested for COVID-19 in a parking lot at Dodger Stadium July 10. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images) Health officials also reported that 1,995 people were currently hospitalized, with 26% being treated in intensive care units and 17% on ventilators....
    WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows: ABC’s “This Week” — Lineup not yet released. ___ NBC’s “Meet the Press” — Adm. Brett Giroir, the Health and Human Services Department official overseeing the nation’s coronavirus testing efforts; Gov. Larry Hogan, R-Md.; Alberto Carvalho, superintendent of Florida’s Miami-Dade County Public Schools district. ___ CBS’ “Face the Nation” — Dr. Jerome Adams, U.S. surgeon general; Mayor Kate Gallego of Phoenix; Terry Shaw, president and CEO, AdventHealth; Tom Wyatt, CEO...
    SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — With coronavirus cases on the rise across the Bay Area, many residents are looking to get tested for the virus. Below is a listing of testing sites in the different Bay Area counties or a link to where you can get infomration. ALAMEDA COUNTY  Allen Temple Address: 8501 International Blvd, Oakland Hours: Monday – Saturday, 1:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Appointment: Click here, or call 510-615-5566 Drive-Through Alameda County Fairgrounds *Must be a resident of...
    South Africa is seeing a surge of coronavirus cases, largely hitting the Gauteng province, home to the capital of Johannesburg, where hospitals are reaching capacity and medical oxygen is running out. The country, located in the southern hemisphere and currently in the middle of winter, is now bracing for what Health Minister Zweli Mkhize has warned is a “storm,” urging South Africans to follow health guidelines. Heated tents have been set up in parking lots outside hospitals to handle the overflow of...
    (Reuters) - The United States reported at least 62,500 new COVID-19 cases on Friday, a record daily increase for a third day in a row, according to a Reuters tally. Seven states reported record increases in cases on Friday: Alaska, Georgia, Louisiana, Montana, Ohio, Utah and Wisconsin. Walt Disney Co stuck to its plans to reopen its flagship theme park in Orlando on Saturday even as Florida recorded its second-highest increase in cases ever with more than 11,000 new cases....
    DOUGLAS COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4) — Douglas County is withdrawing from the Tri-County Health Department — and will opt out of the mandatory mask order the health department is planning issue. Douglas County officials announced the decision Thursday evening. (credit: CBS) “My fellow commissioners and I have directed staff to leave and develop a public health dept to meet the needs of our residents,” County Commissioner Lora Thomas tweeted. Now, Douglas County is working to implement a new public health department...
    Caitlin McGarryJust now•Filed to:GoogleGooglePrivacyfitbitSaveFitbit’s devices, like the Versa 2 smartwatch, collect a ton of health data.Photo: Victoria Song European regulators are examining Google’s deal to acquire Fitbit, even seeking perspective from healthcare providers and the company’s rival wearable device makers. This appears to be making Google sweat a little bit, according to a Reuters report, because the company may be planning to offer a binding pledge not to use Fitbit health data to target ads. Google to regulators, in short:...
    (CNN)Three people have tested positive for coronavirus on Friday after taking a Delta Air Lines flight from Atlanta, Georgia, to Albany, New York.Delta flight 4815 left Atlanta on July 6, a release from the Rensselaer County Health Department said. The passengers were not symptomatic on the flight, but began showing symptoms on July 7.We have been made aware of three customers who tested positive for Covid-19 and recently traveled on Endeavor from Atlanta to Albany. We are following the guidance...
    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...
    NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – More parents are bringing their young children outside as coronavirus restrictions are slowly lifted. CBS2’s Cindy Hsu explains how parents can go about socializing their kids who may be uncomfortable around other people after being cooped up for months. Jenny Chamoun’s 20-month-old daughter, Matilda, is used to being around lots of family, but getting out again was hard after two months at home. “Noises scared her, people scared her and it really broke my heart to...
    ANNAPOLIS, Md. (WJZ) — The Maryland Department of Health reported Friday that the state’s positivity rate for the coronavirus is now at its lowest level since the pandemic started. In Anne Arundel County, masks are now mandatory outside if you can’t stay six feet apart. Even with the new mandate, Gov. Larry Hogan called out the county for not doing enough testing. Baltimore City, on other hand, is at the top of the list of big jurisdictions aggressively testing. At least 12...