Lawmakers to Newsom: EDD needs major overhaul

LAWMAKERS TO NEWSOM: EDD NEEDS MAJOR OVERHAUL

More than 60 lawmakers wrote to Gov. Gavin Newsom about problems getting answers from the California Employment Development Department,...

California spent millions on Sacramento arena hospital that saw 9 patients

CALIFORNIA SPENT MILLIONS ON SACRAMENTO ARENA HOSPITAL THAT SAW 9 PATIENTS

Doctors arrived at an arena-turned-medical center in Sacramento in mid-April and were told to prepare for 30 to 60 coronavirus patients...

 
 
 
3.2 magnitude earthquake hits off Santa Cruz County coast

3.2 MAGNITUDE EARTHQUAKE HITS OFF SANTA CRUZ COUNTY COAST

A 3.2 magnitude earthquake struck off of the Santa Cruz County coast, Thursday morning.

'Extraordinarily widespread': Birx warns 9 cities, California's central valley about increasing coronavirus cases

'EXTRAORDINARILY WIDESPREAD': BIRX WARNS 9 CITIES, CALIFORNIA'S CENTRAL VALLEY ABOUT INCREASING CORONAVIRUS CASES

The White House coronavirus task force is warning states about an uptick in coronavirus test positivity rates in a number of new cities...

 
 
 
1.2 million seek jobless aid after $600 federal check ends

1.2 MILLION SEEK JOBLESS AID AFTER $600 FEDERAL CHECK ENDS

The Labor Department's report Thursday marked the 20th straight week that at least 1 million people have sought jobless aid.

Nurses protest for more PPE after 8 nurses at SVMH test positive for COVID-19

NURSES PROTEST FOR MORE PPE AFTER 8 NURSES AT SVMH TEST POSITIVE FOR COVID-19

The nurses say they want new leadership at the hospital after they say their safety was neglected

 
 
 
Santa Cruz County backlog could be hiding more than 100 COVID-19 cases

SANTA CRUZ COUNTY BACKLOG COULD BE HIDING MORE THAN 100 COVID-19 CASES

Santa Cruz County Health Officer said the number of cases should be ten to fifteen percent higher than currently reported

Salinas behind in 2020 census responses as deadline is shortened

SALINAS BEHIND IN 2020 CENSUS RESPONSES AS DEADLINE IS SHORTENED

While counties along the Central Coast has reported more than 60% response rates, the City of Salinas sits at just 56%.

 
 
 
New bill would require employers notify workers of COVID-19 infection

NEW BILL WOULD REQUIRE EMPLOYERS NOTIFY WORKERS OF COVID-19 INFECTION

The goal of the bill is to provide workers with the information they need to protect their families.

Santa Cruz Co won't issue school waivers for in-person learning

SANTA CRUZ CO WON'T ISSUE SCHOOL WAIVERS FOR IN-PERSON LEARNING

Santa Cruz County says it will not apply for state waivers for elementary schools to begin in-person classes until they can meet state...

 
 
 
Q&A: Stanford law professor explains face mask order legality

Q&A: STANFORD LAW PROFESSOR EXPLAINS FACE MASK ORDER LEGALITY

Across the Central Coast cities and counties are enacting fines for people refusing to follow face mask health orders, but are they...

Great-grandmother arrested for having CBD oil at Disney files lawsuit

GREAT-GRANDMOTHER ARRESTED FOR HAVING CBD OIL AT DISNEY FILES LAWSUIT

A great-grandmother who was arrested for having CBD oil at Magic Kingdom last year plans to file a lawsuit against The Walt Disney...

 
 
 
COVID-19 reported among incarcerated population at CTF

COVID-19 REPORTED AMONG INCARCERATED POPULATION AT CTF

Four inmates and four employees have tested positive.

Q&A: Expert explains how glitches in COVID-19 data reporting can happen

Q&A: EXPERT EXPLAINS HOW GLITCHES IN COVID-19 DATA REPORTING CAN HAPPEN

California works to fix novel coronavirus data discrepancies after glitch found in reporting system

 
 
 
Chicago public schools will start the school year all virtual

CHICAGO PUBLIC SCHOOLS WILL START THE SCHOOL YEAR ALL VIRTUAL

Chicago Public Schools, the nation's third-largest school system, will start the coming school year with fully remote learning for...

Disney theme parks take $3.5 billion hit due to coronavirus

DISNEY THEME PARKS TAKE $3.5 BILLION HIT DUE TO CORONAVIRUS

Disney said Tuesday afternoon that its theme parks division took a $3.5 billion hit due to the coronavirus pandemic.

 
 
 
Below Seasonal Average Temps Today

BELOW SEASONAL AVERAGE TEMPS TODAY

KSBW Meteorologist Art Jarrett has your local forecast.

Pacific Grove elementary schools create positive 'Back to School' campaign for students

PACIFIC GROVE ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS CREATE POSITIVE 'BACK TO SCHOOL' CAMPAIGN FOR STUDENTS

Most Central Coast schools will start the year distance learning

 
 
 
President Trump signs $3B-a-year plan to boost conservation, parks

PRESIDENT TRUMP SIGNS $3B-A-YEAR PLAN TO BOOST CONSERVATION, PARKS

Supporters say the act is the most significant conservation legislation enacted in nearly half a century. Opponents countered that...

New face covering mandates on the books in Santa Cruz County

NEW FACE COVERING MANDATES ON THE BOOKS IN SANTA CRUZ COUNTY

As Santa Cruz sees a surge in new COVID-19 cases, upgraded rules are taking effect enforcing the wearing of face coverings in public.

 
 
 



Michelle Obama says she's suffering from 'low-grade depression'

Michelle Obama says she's suffering from 'low-grade depression'

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Gov. Mike DeWine has tested positive for coronavirus

Gov. Mike DeWine has tested positive for coronavirus

Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine plans to follow protocol for COVID-19 and quarantine at his home for the next 14 days, state officials said. Read more ...

NY attorney general seeks to dissolve NRA

NY attorney general seeks to dissolve NRA

New York's attorney general is suing the National Rifle Association, seeking to put the powerful gun advocacy organization out of business over allegations that high-ranking... Read more ...

NOAA updates 2020 Atlantic hurricane outlook, predicts it will be extremely...

NOAA updates 2020 Atlantic hurricane outlook, predicts it will be extremely active season

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has updated its 2020 Hurricane Season Outlook. Read more ...

These 40 products could help you get better sleep tonight

These 40 products could help you get better sleep tonight

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Twitter is adding labels to the accounts of state-affiliated media and...

Twitter is adding labels to the accounts of state-affiliated media and government officials

Twitter is adding new labels to the profiles of government officials and state-affiliated media to provide more context to users on the platform on the authors of tweets that... Read more ...

New York Attorney General Moves To Dissolve The NRA After Fraud Investigation

New York Attorney General Moves To Dissolve The NRA After Fraud Investigation

New York's attorney general announced civil action to dissolve the National Rifle Association after an investigation found millions of dollars in alleged fraud by CEO Wayne... Read more ...

Greece & Egypt sign deal on exclusive economic zone amid tensions with Turkey

Greece & Egypt sign deal on exclusive economic zone amid tensions with Turkey

Egypt and Greece signed an agreement on Thursday, designating an exclusive economic zone in the eastern Mediterranean between the two countries, Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh... Read more ...

Iran envoy Hook resigns, replaced by Abrams

Iran envoy Hook resigns, replaced by Abrams

U.S. Special Representative for Iran Brian Hook is resigning from his role at the State Department, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced Thursday, and will be replaced by... Read more ...

How to downgrade from the macOS Big Sur beta if you change your mind

How to downgrade from the macOS Big Sur beta if you change your mind

If you decide the Big Sur public beta isn't ready for you, you can downgrade back to Catalina. The public beta of macOS Big Sur is now available. If you mashed your fingers all... Read more ...