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    Emergency Executive Proclamation 2020-005 in Jacksonville, Florida mandates masks at all indoor gatherings, but not really. Anybody who thinks it will make folks safe at the upcoming Republican National Convention should consider the case of Florida state Rep. Cord Byrd. Call it a bare-faced truth.
    GLENDALE, Colo. (CBS4) – Glendale called an emergency meeting for Tuesday to opt out of a recent mask order instituted by the Tri-County Health Department. That order takes effect July 24. Douglas County announced it started the process of leaving the agency and creating its own health department. Glendale’s meeting is scheduled for 6 p.m. Now city of Glendale, in @ArapahoeCounty has set special meeting for tomorrow to opt out of @TCHDHealth mandatory mask measure. — Brian Maass (@Briancbs4)...
    AURORA, Colo. (CBS4) — The Aurora Police Department says it is looking into a social media post that shows an officer not wearing a mask at a coffee shop. (credit: D Campbell) The post asked “shouldn’t police officers be setting good examples and wearing masks inside?” The police department says it will look to see if the officer is in any violation of a public health order or department policy.
    NEW YORK CITY (WABC) -- Despite initial reports that Saturday marked the first day since March that there were no COVID-19 deaths in New York City, new data suggests otherwise.On Monday, Mayor Bill de Blasio celebrated what was believed to be NYCs first 24-hour period without a COVID-related death since the pandemic began.However, on Tuesday, data from the NYC Health Department revealed that at least eight people died Saturday who were either confirmed or probable COVID-19 patients.Officials said they were...
    Tuesday, during a live-streamed interview with Dr. Howard Bauchner, editor-in-chief of the Journal of the American Medical Association, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Director Robert Redfield said President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence should wear masks to set an example for the public. Redfield said, “The data is clearly there that masking works weather it’s a face covering, whether it’s a simple surgical mask or whether it’s obviously a mask used in a clinical setting.” He continued, “I do...
    President Donald Trump should wear a mask to set an example for the public amid the coronavirus pandemic, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Director Robert Redfield said on Tuesday, The Washington Times reported. “Glad to see the president wear a mask this week and the vice president, and clearly in their situation they could easily justify that they don’t need to because of all the testing around them and they know they’re not infected,” Redfield said during a...
    Colorado Gov. Jared PolisJared Schutz PolisProtesters surround Aurora Police precinct after photos emerge of officers mocking Elijah McClains death Officer involved in taking pictures mocking Elijah McClain resigns Colorado governor closes bars amid rise in virus cases MORE (D) is standing by a recent post he shared on Facebook over the weekend calling anyone who refuses to wear a mask to help mitigate the spread of COVID-19 a selfish bastard. In the Facebook post published on Sunday, the governor wrote, “The...
    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is officially urging all Americans to wear face masks to stem the spread of COVID-19.  Leaders from the agency penned an editorial in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) published Tuesday affirming studies that found the U.S. could get the pandemic under control if face masks were worn universally. The agency has previously recommended wearing masks when social distancing isnt possible.  “We are not defenseless against COVID-19,” CDC Director Robert Redfield...
    The director of the Center for Disease Control and Prevention says COVID-19 cases could be brought under control in the United States within weeks if everyone immediately begins to wear a face mask.  Dr. Robert Redfield made the surprising statement during an interview with the Journal of the American Medical Association on Tuesday, despite the skyrocketing number of coronavirus cases across the country.  I think if we can get everybody to wear a mask right now, I really do think...
    SAN FRANCICO (KGO) -- This question is on the mind of just about every parent: How can schools reopen safely?As the debate continues in the U.S., were seeing this play out in real-time around the world.RELATED: Expect face masks, social distancing, possible hybrid learning when kids return to classrooms, CA superintendent saysJeremy Howard, data scientist at USF, says Israel had nearly wiped out COVID-19 and were down to 10 active cases. Then schools reopened and cases are now growing out...
    Best Buy, the nations largest consumer electronics chain, will require customers to wear face coverings at all of its stores nationwide, even in states or localities that dont require it. The retailer, based in Richfield, Minnesota, joins a growing but still short list of retailers and restaurants that have instituted mask mandates throughout their chains. Starbucks announced last week that customers who visit its company-owned café locations in the U.S. will be required to wear face coverings. Best Buy...
    In a pandemic, no one knows you’re underage. That’s what Gen Z has discovered as they’ve updated the fake ID for the COVID-19 era, hitting up liquor stores dressed as elderly grandmas wearing coronavirus face masks. The “prank” has taken social-media platform TikTok by storm, with videos of users bedecked as boozehound bubbies — seemingly victorious, bottles in hand — racking up millions of views. That you get liquor before you turn 21 is, we’re sure, just a bonus. “PSA:...
    NORTH TEXAS (CBSDFW.COM) – When local leaders update the public on the status of COVID-19, they often have Bob Barker by their side. Barker is a deaf interpreter who spoke to CBS 11 News via a certified sign language interpreter. “Bringing in an interpreter allows that information to be communicated real-time to those deaf and hard of hearing individuals who are not able to hear what the judge is saying,” he said. But for those who are deaf or hard...
    During a July 14 press conference to update Coloradans about the ongoing fight against COVID-19, Governor Jared Polis defended his characterization of people who dont wear masks in public as selfish bastards in a recent Facebook post. Polis noted that hes been pushing out messages regarding the importance of facial coverings in many different ways through social media — humorous ways, strong ways, scientific-data ways, pushing out studies — because people make their decisions in different ways. At the outset...
    JEFFERSON COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4) – Jefferson County Public Health announced it issued an emergency public health order which requires all residents in the county to wear a face covering in public. The order takes effect at 5 p.m. on Tuesday. Residents will need to wear a face covering when social distancing is not maintainable. (credit: CBS) The county sites a large increase in coronavirus cases since mid-June, specifically 230 new cases the week of July 5. They compared it to...
    A police officer in the US state of Michigan has shot dead a man suspected of stabbing a customer in a shop, in an altercation over face masks. Police say the incident began in a convenience store near Lansing, where the suspect - named as Sean Ruis - attacked a 77-year-old man who had challenged him for not wearing a mask. They say Ruis fled the scene in a car. He was later pulled over by a female deputy sheriff,...
    Sheriff\s Dept. photo The scene where Sean Ruis was shot by police. Sean Ruis was identified as the Michigan state worker who is accused of stabbing an elderly man in a dispute over masks in Dimondale. Ruis was then shot and killed by a sheriff’s deputy. Ruis fled the scene and was shot and killed by the female sheriff’s deputy after police say he advanced on her with weapons. “Sean Ernest Ruis, a 43 year white male...
    CLICK HERE if you’re having trouble viewing media on a mobile device. California rolls back reopening as coronavirus cases surge Gov. Gavin Newsom’s order Monday forced the closure of several indoor business sectors across the state, with the recent reopening of Santa Clara County’s gyms and salons being especially short-lived. New plans unveiled for fall sports amid COVID-19 pandemic Pac-12 football teams will keep to themselves this season. School administrators announced Friday that all non-conference games have been canceled as...
    By SCOTT BAUER, Associated Press MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin broke a record for confirmed new COVID-19 cases Tuesday for the fourth time in six days, as Gov. Tony Evers and state health leaders implored people to wear masks and take other steps to slow the spread of the coronavirus. The state Department of Health Services reported 964 new cases Tuesday, breaking a previous high of 926 cases on Saturday. Deaths increased by six to 826 on Tuesday. Of everyone...
    (CNN)A customer at a Quality Dairy in Eaton County, Michigan, was shot dead by police after stabbing a male customer in a dispute over not wearing a face mask, a day after a new mask law took effect.A 43-year-old man walked into the store not wearing a mask and was confronted by a 77-year-old customer for not wearing a face mask, according to a Michigan State Police statement. . Both men left the store and got into an argument in...
    The debate over mask wearing has become an ongoing feud in North Carolinas General Assembly as Republicans and Democrats argue over the need for strict COVID-19 restrictions. Senate Republicans on Monday lashed out at their Democratic counterparts, calling them “hypocrites” after the spat over mask wearing migrated to Twitter. Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper signed a bill into law that reverses North Carolina’s ban on face masks as his face covering COVID-19 mandate is scheduled to expire Friday. ...
    Best Buy, the nation’s largest consumer electronics chain, will require customers to wear face coverings at all of its stores nationwide, even in states or localities that don’t require them to do so. The retailer, based in Richfield, joins a growing but still short list of retailers and restaurants that have instituted mask mandates throughout their chains. Starbucks announced last week that customers who visit its company-owned café locations in the U.S. will be required to wear face coverings. The...
    Savannah Rychcik July 14, 2020 0 Comments Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden is suggesting President Donald Trump needs to do more than just wear a mask in order to slow the spread of the coronavirus. Biden recognized Trump’s efforts to wear a mask in public, but urged him to provide more solutions to the problem. “It’s gotten bad enough that even Donald Trump finally decided to wear a mask in public. I’m glad he made the shift,” Biden said during a...
    Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer extended the declaration of emergency through the middle of next month, as the state experiences a surge in positive cases of the novel coronavirus. Whitmer on Tuesday signed an executive order extending her earlier emergency and disaster declaration until August 11 in response to every region in the state seeing an uptick in new COVID-19 cases over the past three weeks. CORONAVIRUS CASES IN MICHIGAN LINKED TO FOURTH OF JULY PARTY  “COVID-19 has now killed more...
    NEW YORK (AP) — Best Buy, the nation’s largest consumer electronics chain, will require customers to wear face coverings at all of its stores nationwide, even in states or localities that don’t require them to do so. The retailer, based in Richfield, Minnesota, joins a growing but still short list of retailers and restaurants that have instituted mask mandates throughout their chains. Starbucks announced last week that customers who visit its company-owned café locations in the U.S. will be required...