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    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...
    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...
    SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – Sacramento County is looking at new ways to expand coronavirus testing as a never-ending stream of people looks to put their minds at ease. Jim and Kathleen Harris said they were recently exposed to a family member who tested positive to COVID-19, and they got themselves tested on Friday. “They let us know. We had seen them, we ate outside and were being careful, but we are just being ultra-cautious,” said Kathleen. But getting a COVID-19 test...
    SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – The demand for coronavirus testing is increasing by the day after the number of confirmed cases in Sacramento county tripled in just a matter of weeks. County health officials partnered with the California National Guard and Sacramento Public Library Authority to offer free testing at rotating Sacramento county public library branches every 1-3 days. On Thursday, a pop-up test site was scheduled to be open all morning at the Valley Hi-North Laguna branch located at 7400 Imagination...
    SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – A man sought by the Sutter County Sheriff’s Office and suspected of a hit-and-run in Sacramento was arrested after leading deputies on a pursuit and being discovered as an unregistered sex offender, authorities announced on Thursday. Sutter County authorities said they were assisted by the Sacramento County Sherrif’s Department in searching on Monday for the suspect, George Lloyd, who was being sought in connection to a hit-and-run collision that occurred in Sacramento. A traffic stop was attempted...
    CARMEL, Putnam County (WABC) -- Putnam County health officials are warning residents about a possible COVID-19 exposure at a local supermarket.The Belmont Business Improvement District, restaurant owners and Putnam County Health Department have issued a health advisory for the Tops Friendly Markets in Carmel after an employee became symptomatic and subsequently tested positive.Anyone who worked at or visited the grocery store on July 2 from 5:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. or July 5 from 5:30 a.m. to 8 a.m. may...
    CARMEL, Putnam County (WABC) -- Putnam County health officials are warning residents about a possible COVID-19 exposure at a local supermarket.The Belmont Business Improvement District, restaurant owners and Putnam County Health Department have issued a health advisory for the Tops Friendly Markets in Carmel.Anyone who worked at or visited the grocery store on July 2 from 5:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. or July 5 from 5:30 a.m. to 8 a.m. may have been exposed to the novel coronavirus and is...
    LONG ISLAND (WABC) -- Long Island is entering the final phase of reopening, Phase 4.Many places will be able to reopen, but not everything.Museums and aquariums are some of the low-risk indoor arts and entertainment that will be allowed.Phase 4 also means some higher education can resume as well as film and movie production.Some higher education as well, film and movie production can resume, which is very exciting for us, its actually a huge revenue generator for Nassau County, Nassau...
    SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — As the Christopher Columbus statue was removed from the state capitol Tuesday, Sacramento County Sheriff Scott Jones turned to Facebook to weigh in on the statue debate. In a lengthy post, Jones argued that society is ignoring the contributions made by these historical figures and only focusing on their “biggest flaws.” The sheriff went on to call out lawmakers, who he says lack courage and do nothing while history is being erased before our eyes. Columbus’ statue was...
    LONG ISLAND (WABC) -- As Long Island enters Phase 4 Wednesday and more tourist attractions can open, officials warn that 15% to 25% of Nassau Countys positive test results are people from out of state.Up to a quarter of our new cases over the past two to three weeks come from out of state, Nassau County Executive Laura Curran said Tuesday. Its a really big concern as we watch the map. We are asking if you are coming to visit...
    GRANITE BAY (CBS13) — Two people were arrested on conspiracy and identity theft charges in Granite Bay last week. According to the Placer County Sheriff’s Office, deputies pulled over a vehicle around 2 a.m. last Thursday because it did not have any license plates. Deputies learned the driver, 34-year-old Randa Martin, is on probation for stolen property out of Sacramento County, and her passenger, 36-year-old Jason Toy, is also on probation out of Sacramento County for possession of narcotics. The...
    SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — A nationwide shortage of COVID-19 testing materials will force several local test sites to close temporarily, according to the Sacramento County Health Director. At least five test sites in Sacramento county have already been impacted by the shortage. Doctors say this should worry people because that means there will be people out in the community who have the virus but don’t know it and are spreading it. Right now Sacramento is doing about 16,000 tests a week....
    SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — A nationwide shortage of COVID-19 testing materials will force local test sites to close temporarily, according to the Sacramento County Health Director. At least five test sites in Sacramento county have already been impacted by the shortage. Doctors say this should worry people because that means there will be people out in the community who have the virus but don’t know it and are spreading it. Right now Sacramento is doing about 16,000 tests a week. That’s...
    SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — Enforcement against illegal fireworks was all over the map over the weekend across the Central Valley, with some law enforcement agencies handing out dozens of citations while others didn’t give out any. Not all agencies have released their numbers. However, several say they did take action against illegal fireworks during the Fourth of July weekend. In Sutter County, the sheriff’s office says they handed out a total of 46 citations to people suspected of violating the illegal...
    CHAPPAQUA, New York (WABC) -- A cluster of COVID-19 cases stemming from high school graduation events in Westchester County has increased to 27.Officials said Monday that the majority of the 27 cases are students.Westchester County Executive George Latimer said he hopes the cases are now leveling off as no new cases have emerged in the past two days that were traceable to the cluster.Last week, officials said at least 14 people tested positive for coronavirus following the graduation events in...
    SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – Sacramento county recorded another daily coronavirus record with an additional 333 cases reported since Friday. The county has now reported a total of 4,004 cases over the course of the pandemic, as of Saturday. According to COVID-19 statistics on the county’s website, 128 people who tested positive are currently in the hospital, with 34 patients in ICU. NEW APP: Download the new CBS Sacramento News app for iOS and Android A total of 102,833 specimens have been tested...
    WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows: ABC’s “This Week” — Stephen Hahn, commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration; Phoenix Mayor Kate Gallego; Miami Mayor Francis Suarez; Judge Lina Hidalgo of Harris County, Texas. ___ NBC’s “Meet the Press” — Govs. Phil Murphy, D-N.J., and Asa Hutchinson, R-Ark.; Susan Rice, a former national security adviser to President Barack Obama. __ CBS’ “Face the Nation” — Former national security adviser John Bolton; Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner; Miami-Dade...
    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Twenty years after prosecutors filed charges against a then-unknown serial rapist based on DNA samples, a former federal prison guard pleaded guilty Thursday to the California crimes. Mark Jeffrey Manteuffel, 60, of Decatur, Georgia, entered pleas to three counts of forcible rape and one count of sodomy for attacks on a Rosemont woman in 1992 and a woman in east Sacramento in 1994. He faces more than 30 years in prison. Manteuffel wore a mask during...
    SACRAMENTO COUNTY (CBS13) — Firefighters are battling a vegetation fire involving RVs off of Bradshaw Road in Sacramento County on Wednesday. The scene is near Jackson Road. Exactly what started the fire is unclear at this point. Heavy smoke could be seen coming from the area. More information to come.
    WEST NYACK, Rockland County (WABC) -- Rockland County officials announced a coronavirus cluster Wednesday linked to a house party in West Nyack.Officials say there have been at least eight confirmed cases, with one test pending, in West Nyack and New City.The patients are mainly among young adults in their 20s, who were connected to the party on June 17.Officials say the party host was already symptomatic, and since the initial party, there were at least two other parties with some...
    RYE, New York (WABC) -- Summer fun has taken another hit as a popular New York amusement park announced Monday, it will remain closed due to COVID-19.Westchester County Executive George Latimer announced Rye Playland, which has been closed during the coronavirus pandemic, will remain shuttered for the summer season.As weve gone through the spread of the contagion and we started going through Phase 1, and Phase 2 and Phase 3 - which is what were in now, there was not...
    Counties where American dream is dead Mount Rainier: Body of missing man found Metro residents weigh in on new mask requirements LEAWOOD, KS (KCTV) – More and more communities around the Kansas City metro are requiring masks for those out in public, and Monday afternoon that requirement spread across the entire state of Kansas. Click to expand Replay Video UP NEXT After Flynn ruling, Democrats vow to get to bottom of alleged politicization of Justice Department Ian...
    100 inventions that changed America Mount Rainier: Body of missing man found Prince William County Votes to Rename Stonewall Schools After Black Community Members Two Virginia schools that were named after a confederate general are set to be renamed in honor of local African-American community members: A couple who fought for equal civil rights and a beloved security assistant. © The Washington Post via Getty Im MANASSAS, VA- JULY, 17- The front entrance to Stonewall Jackson High School...
    SAN ANTONIO – Texas Gov. Greg Abbott is holding a news conference on Tuesday to bring an urgent message to all Texans regarding the COVID-19 pandemic. Abbott is expected to speak at 4 p.m. and the briefing will be livestreamed in this article. Delays are possible; if there is not a livestream available, check back later. Texas health officials on Monday reported 5,913 COVID-19 patients in hospitals, a record for the state and a 416-person increase from the day before....
    SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) -- Golden State Killer Joseph James DeAngelo Jr. is entering guilty pleas as part of a deal to avoid the death penalty.Guilty! Its the word that his victims and their family members have been aching to hear for decades from DeAngelo, the Golden State Killers unqualified admission of guilt to 13 first degree murders and dozens of rapes and other crimes.Families have waited for decades for justice, said Sacramento County prosecutor Amy Holliday, delivering an opening statement...