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    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...
    Nursing homes will be allowed to resume limited family visits for the first time since the coronavirus pandemic struck New York in March. The visitations will be permitted in nursing homes and other long-term care facilities that have been free of COVID-19 for at least 28 days, state Health Commissioner Dr. Howard Zucker announced Friday. Residents in these facilities will be allowed two visitors at a time, and the guests must undergo temperature checks, wear face masks and socially...
    Ten weeks: A timeline of the search for Vanessa Guillen This Grocery Store Chain is Opening New Superstores Near You AMC Theatres Unveils New Debt Deal With Bondholders © Getty Cinema chain AMC Entertainment Holdings has unveiled a proposed debt restructuring agreement with its bondholders that includes $200 million in fresh cash and the Silver Lake Group purchasing $100 million in new senior notes. The $200 million will be made available through a rights offering of new subordinated debt...
    Ten weeks: A timeline of the search for Vanessa Guillen This Grocery Store Chain is Opening New Superstores Near You AMC Theatres Unveils New Debt Deal With Bondholders © Getty Cinema chain AMC Entertainment Holdings has unveiled a proposed debt restructuring agreement with its bondholders that includes $200 million in fresh cash and the Silver Lake Group purchasing $100 million in new senior notes. The $200 million will be made available through a rights offering of new subordinated debt...
    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.:...
    Lima, Jul 10 (EFE) .- The rate of new infections by COVID-19 in Peru remains above 3,000 daily, reaching a total of 319,646 accumulated cases this Friday, while the number of recovered patients has It has decreased around 2,800 to reach 210,638 since the beginning of the epidemic. With most regions of the country in the process of commercial and economic revival, the country added 3,198 new confirmed cases since Thursday, according to the Ministry of Health. From March to...
    The New York Indian Film Festival (NYIFF) is going virtual for its 20th edition amid the coronavirus pandemic. The digital movie gala will stream over 40 feature films, shorts and documentaries from the Indian subcontinent, including Vibha Bakshi’s National Award-winning project “Son Rise” and Tanuja Chandra’s documentary “Aunty Sudha, Aunty Radha”. The festival, which is scheduled to take place from July 24 to August 2, will screen feature and non-feature projects in various Indian languages including Assamese, Bengali, Haryanvi, Hindi,...
    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...
    As coronavirus cases spike in Arizona, morgues are reporting that they are nearing capacity and some are even requesting refrigerated trucks as backup.  According to the statement, which was obtained by local outlet ABC15, one morgue in Arbazo was near capacity and the Maricopa Office of the Medical Examiner was at 97 percent capacity. According to officials, the office of the medical examiner was working to secure a contract for refrigerator trucks.Im heartbroken ... its been a rough week for me, Phoenix...
    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...
    Washington, Jul 10 (EFE) .- Chocolate has become the most consumed candy by Americans during the last three months of the pandemic, a private survey released by local media revealed on Friday. According to a survey by Nielsen, chocolate sales during the second quarter of the year (March-June) shot up 6.3% compared to the same period last year. In total, Americans bought $ 3.7 billion in chocolate, of which at least $ 3 billion was in multi-unit packages, The Washington...
    MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The pandemic has kept several public pools and beaches closed this summer. Some just reopened, but with limits of 50% capacity. This has led to a spike in home swimming pool sales. As soon as the pandemic began shutting things down in March, Gary Kitzmiller, of Blaine, knew he had to take action for his son. “My son is special needs, he’s autistic. All he likes to do is swim,” Kitzmiller said. He began the process of installing...
    SAN ANTONIO – For the second consecutive day, Bexar County added more than 900 COVID-19 cases. During Friday’s COVID-19 briefing, San Antonio Mayor Ron Nirenberg announced 923 new cases in Bexar County. Since Sunday, the county has added more than 4,000 cases, bringing the total case count to 18,602. One COVID-19 death was also confirmed Friday, continuing an 11-day streak where officials have confirmed at least one death due to the virus. The latest victim was a younger Hispanic man...
    (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....
    Pumping the brakes. Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie‘s “authorized issues” are being placed on pause as courts grapple with the coronavirus pandemic. “Brad is seeing the youngsters however every thing concerned of their strategy of resolving authorized issues between Angelina and Brad, together with the courts, is slowed down due to COVID,” a supply solely tells Us Weekly. “With the pandemic, it has been laborious for everybody, together with them. The authorized course of is slowed due to that....
    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...
    CASTRO VALLEY, Calif. (KGO) -- A 6-year-old Castro Valley girl who is raising money to help save the Oakland Zoo by selling bracelets is celebrating a big milestone -- she just raised more than $100,000!Andy Soulards mom, Kelly, shared a video on Facebook of Andy making the big announcement. Thank you for the donations. We raised $100,000 so far, said Andy excitedly in the video.Of course, since Andy is such zoo lover, she had to also include a fun fact...
    Ten weeks: A timeline of the search for Vanessa Guillen You Are Definitely Not Washing Your Reusable Water Bottle Enough Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolies Legal Matters Have Slowed Down Amid Pandemic Pumping the brakes. Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie‘s “legal matters” are being put on pause as courts grapple with the coronavirus pandemic. © Lionel Hahn/ABACA USA/INSTAR; Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP/Shutterstock Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie. Brangelina: The Way They Were Read article “Brad is seeing the kids but everything...
    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...
    White House economic adviser Larry KudlowLawrence (Larry) Alan KudlowMORE told reporters on Friday that it was important for schools to reopen in the fall despite risks from the novel coronavirus, saying safely bringing students back is not that hard. The President has been very vocal about going back to school. And I would add to that, as I said all these fancy colleges and universities, of which I went to one, Kudlow told reporters. They should get with the drill, you...
    For months, coronavirus has caused a big shift in everyone’s life. It has changed the way people shop, travel and for many it has changed the way people work. Millions of people have lost their jobs, some work remotely, while others continue to go to work. But through the pandemic, new business owner Marie Rudd was able to find a way to open her donut company, Donuts Galore and More. In an exclusive interview with theGrio, Rudd talks about...
    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,...