Health

Kaiser Permanente Opens Drive-Thru Coronavirus Testing Station In San Francisco
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All News KCBS Radio
March 24, 2020 - 5:30 pm
Bay Area county health officials have launched an initiative to include both positive and negative coronavirus test results to better understand the pandemic's spread and curve.
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Members of the California National Guard were activated to support a South Bay food bank that was struggling without volunteers during the coronavirus outbreak on March 24, 2020.
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Keith Menconi
March 24, 2020 - 3:14 pm
The California National Guard Troops summoned by Governor Newsom showed up on Tuesday to assist at the Second Harvest Food Bank in San Jose.
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Tarrah Gibbons
March 24, 2020 - 1:22 pm
A man from Arizona has died from ingesting chloroquine phosphate to prevent himself from getting the coronavirus. The man’s wife also took the substance and is now under critical care.
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The Grand Princess cruise ship pulled into San Francisco Bay on March 9, 2020 carrying at least 21 people who are infected with COVID-19.
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Holly Quan
March 24, 2020 - 12:34 pm
Passengers from the coronavirus stricken Grand Princess cruise ship start their journey home after their isolation period ends on Tuesday at Travis Air Force Base.
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Author Ayelet Waldman, of Berkeley, and her literary husband Michael Chabon are giving autographed copies of their books to people who donate gear that protects medical workers from coronavirus exposure.
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Doug Sovern
March 24, 2020 - 9:18 am
Authors and spouses Ayelet Waldman and Michael Chabon are trying to help local restaurants and emergency rooms at the same time, in response to the coronavirus pandemic.
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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky. speaks to reporters outside the Senate chamber after Democrats blocked a coronavirus aid package on Capitol Hill, Monday, March 23, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
AP News
March 24, 2020 - 2:31 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Top congressional and White House officials emerged from grueling negotiations at the Capitol over the nearly $2 trillion coronavirus rescue package saying they expected to reach a deal Tuesday. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer said they...
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 cyclist parks his bicycle in front of a business that has the windows covered with plywood on Valencia Street on March 20, 2020 in San Francisco
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All News KCBS Radio
March 23, 2020 - 6:01 pm
As the Bay Area enters its second week at a standstill, Alameda County has reported its first death from coronavirus , with an additional death at an assisted living center in Burlingame on Monday.
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A sign explaining the closure of the Huntington Beach Pier is seen on March 24, 2020 in Huntington Beach.
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All News KCBS Radio
March 23, 2020 - 4:47 pm
Residents are just days into the shelter-in-place order that Gov. Gavin Newsom issued for the entire state, and he said Monday it could last for 12 weeks.
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Cheline Yau and her family at Half Moon Bay on March 15 -- L-R Raya Sun, Cheline Yau, Euan Sun, Eugene Sun, Juno Sun -- who escaped the coronavirus outbreak in Hong Kong only for it to follow them to the Bay Area
Cheline Yau
Kathy Novak
March 23, 2020 - 1:55 pm
One family in Pleasanton experienced the beginnings of the coronavirus pandemic in Hong Kong, and is now going through it for the second time.
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Marin County Public Health Officer Matt Willis Tests Positive for Coronavirus
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Stan Bunger
March 23, 2020 - 12:20 pm
Marin County’s Public Health Officer Matt Willis announced on Monday morning that he is officially the county’s 39th confirmed coronavirus case.
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