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California county will pay people diagnosed with coronavirus $1,250 to stay home

Policy director Vanessa Cedeño says many residents ‘just could not afford to lose two weeks’ worth of wages to quarantine and isolate’ Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/coronavirus-california-alameda-county-stipend-stay-home-a9660536.html Droolin’…

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Uber, Lyft sued in California over alleged wage theft

A California agency is suing Uber and Lyft over alleged wage theft, saying the ride-sharing companies have misclassified drivers as independent contractors…. Source: https://thehill.com/policy/transportation/510841-uber-lyft-sued-in-california-over-alleged-wage-theft Droolin’…

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20,000-acre Apple wildfire in Southern California remains zero percent contained

The fire in Riverside County has forced thousands to evacuate as firefighters struggle to gain control. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/weather/20-000-acre-apple-wildfire-southern-california-remains-zero-percent-n1235605 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and…

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California records 219 deaths in one day, breaking previous record

California recorded 219 deaths on Friday – a record, marking the fifth time the state broke its one-day death count high in July.The previous record of 176 deaths…

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Coronavirus: San Quentin prison facing 'volcano' of infections, disease expert warns

‘Crowded prisons and jails serve as incubators of disease’ Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/coronavirus-san-quentin-prison-california-deaths-covid-cases-a9646746.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was…

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Central Valley becomes California’s new coronavirus concern

SACRAMENTO — California’s vast Central Valley survived the early months of the pandemic without the problems seen in coastal cities, and some local officials suggested…

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California officials eye $600 state unemployment benefit

California officials are considering instituting an up to $600 weekly state unemployment benefit if Congress does not extend its pandemic benefit that expires this month.State…

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California passes New York for most coronavirus cases

California now has the most confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the U.S., surpassing New York state, the former epicenter of the coronavirus pandemic in the country.With…

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San Francisco Giants' Alyssa Nakken becomes first woman to coach on-field in MLB

The 30-year-old took part in the spring training victory over the Oakland Athletics Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/sport/us-sport/major-league-baseball/alyssa-nakken-san-francisco-giants-mlb-first-woman-coach-a9630496.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with…

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Man accused of fraudulently acquiring $8.5 million in coronavirus relief aid arrested

A 40-year-old California man was arrested in Las Vegas on Thursday on a fraud charge for allegedly obtaining roughly $8.5 million in coronavirus relief money…

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California mayor promises no-tolerance policy after YouTube star Jake Paul hosts party amid coronavirus

The mayor of an affluent Los Angeles suburb promised to impose a no-tolerance mask policy after a YouTube star hosted a party amid the coronavirus…

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Education board in California’s Orange County votes to reopen schools without requiring masks

The county Board of Education in Orange County, Calif., on Monday voted to approve school reopening recommendations that do not require masks for students or…

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California Condors Return to Sequoia National Park for First Time in 50 Years

For the first time in nearly 50 years, California condors have returned to Sequoia National Park. The National Park Service announced on Wednesday that park…

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MLB cancels All-Star game in LA

Major League Baseball has canceled its annual All-Star Game due to the coronavirus pandemic, the first time the league will not play its Midsummer Classic…

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Southern California counties clear 100,000 cannabis convictions by July 1 deadline

District attorneys challenge some cases, while advocates say clearing marijuana cases is part of greater racial justice reform efforts. The post Southern California counties clear…

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What Happens When Wildfires and Covid Collide?

COVID-19 may make the impacts of the west’s wildfire season more deadly, hitting aging and vulnerable communities the hardest. The post What Happens When Wildfires…

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LA police department funding officially slashed by $150m following systemic racism protests

Other US cities also cutting police budgets, including an effort in Minneapolis to disband city’s force Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/lapd-police-los-angeles-funding-cut-racism-george-floyd-protests-a9597451.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and…

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Suspected carjacker drives off cliff Thelma & Louise style in bid for freedom, gets busted anyway (VIDEOS)

When deputies in Santa Cruz County responded to reports of a man firing a handgun in the air, little did they realize what they were…

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California breaks daily record with more than 8,000 new COVID-19 cases

California recently broke its record for the highest number of COVID-19 cases counted in a single day after more than 8,100 new cases of the…

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LA closes beaches ahead of Fourth of July weekend as coronavirus cases rise

Los Angeles is shutting its beaches for the holiday weekend around Independence Day as the number of new coronavirus cases spikes, county officials said Monday. Beaches…

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California governor orders bars in L.A., six other counties to close

California Gov. Gavin Newsom (D) on Sunday announced the closure of bars in seven counties, including Los Angeles, and recommended them in another eight amid…

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