Dangerous air from U.S. wildfires seeping into homes, businesses and cars: scientists

Dangerously dirty air spewing from the West Coast wildfires is seeping into homes and businesses, sneaking into cars through air conditioning vents and preventing people already shut away by the … Read More

Fresh imported peaches recalled by Prima Wawona due to salmonella

Fresh imported peaches have been recalled by Prima Wawona due to possible salmonella contamination, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency says. The advisory was triggered by a recall on peaches with … Read More

California reports its first coronavirus death of a child as fatalities soar

California health officials reported the state’s first coronavirus death of a child on Friday as the statewide tally of fatalities surpassed 9,000, saying the victim was a teenager who had other … Read More

Latinos hit hardest by U.S. coronavirus surge as 5 states report record deaths

Five U.S. states in the South and West reported one-day records for coronavirus deaths on Tuesday and cases in Texas passed the 400,000 mark as California health officials said Latinos … Read More

Latinos hit hardest by U.S. coronavirus surge as 6 states report record deaths

A half-dozen U.S. states in the South and West reported one-day records for coronavirus deaths on Tuesday and cases in Texas passed the 400,000 mark as California health officials said … Read More

California tops 409K confirmed coronavirus cases, surpassing New York

California’s confirmed coronavirus cases have topped 409,000, surpassing New York for most in the nation, according to data from John’s Hopkins University showing Wednesday that California now has about 1,200 … Read More

California reports nearly 12,000 coronavirus cases in 1 day, setting new record

California reported a record increase of more than 11,800 new cases of COVID-19 on Monday, according to a Reuters tally of county data, as the Trump administration pushes for schools … Read More

Bars, restaurants and gyms closed in California as U.S. sees surge in COVID-19 cases

Bars and inside restaurant dining are banned throughout California, while indoor religious services, gyms and hair and nail salons are again off-limits in most of the state, Gov. Gavin Newsom … Read More

U.S. sees more than 50,000 coronavirus cases in single day, setting a new record

BERLIN — The United States and South Africa have both reported record new daily coronavirus infections, with U.S. figures surpassing 50,000 cases a day for the first time, underlining the … Read More

For 3rd day in a row, U.S. coronavirus cases surge by more than 40,000

California on Sunday ordered some bars to close as that state and a dozen others face the worst surge in coronavirus cases since the start of the pandemic. Governor Gavin … Read More

Elon Musk says he’s ready for his arrest as Tesla plant reopens against local order

Tesla Inc Chief Executive Elon Musk on Monday said production was resuming at the automaker’s sole U.S. vehicle factory, in California, defying an order to stay closed and saying if … Read More

New records show U.S. COVID-19 deaths up to 3 weeks earlier than first reported

Two people with the coronavirus died in California as much as three weeks before the U.S. reported its first death from the disease in late February — a gap that … Read More

Facebook takes down events about protests against COVID-19 measures in some U.S. states

Facebook Inc said on Monday that it has removed events in Nebraska, New Jersey and California promoting protests against stay-at-home measures amid the COVID-19 pandemic caused by the new coronavirus. … Read More

Nearly 1 in 3 Americans told to stay home to help curb coronavirus spread

Nearly one in three Americans was ordered to stay home on Sunday to slow the spread of the coronavirus pandemic as Ohio, Louisiana and Delaware became the latest states to … Read More

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