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Coronavirus: LA County moves to support restaurants converting into neighborhood grocery stores

9 minutes ago   |   ABC

L.A. County on Tuesday directed the county public health department to draft a set of guidelines for restaurants that would allow them to continue selling some groceries, but...
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Engineer Intentionally Derails L.A. Train Near U.S. Navy Hospital Ship: Feds

11 minutes ago   |   Time

LOS ANGELES - A train engineer intentionally drove a speeding locomotive off a track at the Port of Los Angeles because he was suspicious about the presence of a Navy hospital...
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Coronavirus: California schools closed through end of academic year, governor says

13 minutes ago   |   ABC

SCHOOLS WILL STAY CLOSED: In light of the coronavirus outbreak, Gov. Gavin Newsom confirmed schools in California will remain closed for the remainder of the academic year...
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Without water, Harvard women's water polo grounded

13 minutes ago   |   Boston Herald

Harvard water polo coach Tim Minnis and his team received word days before the Harvard Invitational that those home matches would be their final matches of the...
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Kylie and Kris Jenner team up with Coty to donate hand sanitizers to southern California hospitals

27 minutes ago   |   NY Daily News

Kylie and Kris Jenner have joined forces with beauty and cosmetics conglomerate Coty to produce hand sanitizer for southern California hospitals during the coronavirus crisis...
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If at first you don't succeed.Impeachment frontman Schiff mulls 9/11-like 'nonpartisan commission' on coronavirus

If at first you don't succeed.Impeachment frontman Schiff mulls 9/11-like 'nonpartisan commission' on coronavirus

33 minutes ago   |   RT

House Democrat Adam Schiff has called for a ‘nonpartisan' probe modeled after the 9/11 Commission to find out what went wrong with the US response to Covid-19, an inquiry that...
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Coronavirus: Golden Gate Fortune Cookie Factory donates 50,000 cookies to sheriffs, hospitals

45 minutes ago   |   ABC

When the coronavirus hit, Kevin Chan's business evaporated overnight. But he wasn't going to let 50,000 fresh fortune cookies go to waste.
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California cities want transparency rules waived in pandemic

California cities want transparency rules waived in pandemic

55 minutes ago   |   KCRA

Citing unprecedented challenges created by the coronavirus pandemic, city officials across California are asking Gov. Gavin Newsom to suspend or delay numerous state laws...
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LA Rams' Gerald Everett donates lunch to hospital emergency staff during coronavirus pandemic

57 minutes ago   |   ABC

On Tuesday, TE Gerald Everett with the Los Angeles Rams surprised nurses, doctors and first responders to a special meal at the West Hills Hospital.
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Coronavirus: San Francisco renting hotel rooms to house homeless, first responders, vulnerable

1 hour ago   |   ABC

"The data tells us that staying home is the very best defense," health officials are saying. But what about those who need a place to go?
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FDA Says Zantac Should Be Pulled From Market, Citing Cancer Risk

FDA Says Zantac Should Be Pulled From Market, Citing Cancer Risk

Major pharmacies had already pulled the popular heartburn drug and its generic equivalents due to a contaminant. Now the Food and Drug Administration says definitively they... Read more ...

Wimbledon tennis tournament canceled over coronavirus concerns

Wimbledon tennis tournament canceled over coronavirus concerns

The grass-court grand slam was due to begin on June 29, but a decision was made to scrap the event for the first time since World War II. Read more ...

New York City nurse says she worked for a week while infected with coronavirus

New York City nurse says she worked for a week while infected with coronavirus

She said her diagnosis went undetected because the hospitals where she worked have not been testing staff. Read more ...

Toilet paper spills onto Texas highway after truck catches fire

Toilet paper spills onto Texas highway after truck catches fire

No, this is not an April Fools' prank. A Texas interstate was closed early Wednesday morning after a tractor-trailer carrying a load of toilet paper crashed and caught fire. Read more ...

LIVE: Gov. Beshear gives update on COVID-19 outbreak across Kentucky

LIVE: Gov. Beshear gives update on COVID-19 outbreak across Kentucky

Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear is expected to give an update on the COVID-19 outbreak across the Bluegrass. Read more ...

FDA Requests Heartburn Drug Zantac To Be Pulled From Market Immediately

FDA Requests Heartburn Drug Zantac To Be Pulled From Market Immediately

The US Food and Drug Administration is requesting that manufacturers pull all prescription and over-the-counter ranitidine drugs, known by the brand name Zantac, from the... Read more ...

Target, Trader Joe's and other stores close on Easter Sunday to give...

Target, Trader Joe's and other stores close on Easter Sunday to give employees break

Grocery store workers have been working around the clock to make sure shelves are stocked during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more ...

Virus forces Wimbledon cancellation for 1st time since WWII

Virus forces Wimbledon cancellation for 1st time since WWII

For the first time in its nearly century-and-a-half history, Wimbledon was canceled for a reason other than war, scrapped in 2020 on Wednesday because of the coronavirus pandemic. Read more ...

Florida Governor Issues Coronavirus Stay-At-Home Order

Florida Governor Issues Coronavirus Stay-At-Home Order

After mounting COVID-19 cases and public pressure, GOP Gov. Ron DeSantis finally took a step he previously said he was waiting for the White House to order. Read more ...

Rangers vet Choo giving $1K each to 191 Texas minor leaguers

Rangers vet Choo giving $1K each to 191 Texas minor leaguers

Rangers veteran Shin-Soo Choo is helping out financially strapped minor league players with the season on hold, giving $1,000 each to 191 of them who are in the Texas organization. Read more ...