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July 04, 2020 - 4:05 pm
Marin County was added Friday to Governor Gavin Newsom’s list of California counties being closely monitored for an increase in coronavirus activity.
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Vendor Vivianne Robinson, wearing a mask to protect from the coronavirus, takes a photo with a pigeon perched on her hand along the Venice Beach strand, Friday, July 3, 2020, in Los Angeles. California's governor is urging people to wear masks and skip Fourth of July family gatherings as the state's coronavirus tally rises. Newsom said he'd rely on people using common sense rather than strict enforcement of the face-covering order. (AP Photo/Richard Vogel)
AP News
July 04, 2020 - 3:59 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — As the coronavirus surges in the state, Californians celebrated Independence Day with virtual parades featuring photos of flag-draped front porches instead of pancake breakfasts and crowded festivities. Meanwhile, law enforcement officers were out and about, reminding people to...
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Megan Goldsby
July 04, 2020 - 3:38 pm
According to the California Department of Corrections, a San Quentin State Prison death row inmate died Saturday from what appear to be complications related to COVID-19. This follows the deaths of two other San Quentin inmates Friday. The growing outbreak at the prison does increase the risk to...
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Diners eat outside at Ladera Grill in Morgan Hill.
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Keith Menconi
July 04, 2020 - 1:29 pm
Restaurants throughout Morgan Hill were warned by officers with California’s Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control that they could be cited if they didn't stop outdoor dining services, according to city officials.
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A fence surrounds the Cook County jail complex on April 09, 2020 in Chicago, Illinois. With nearly 400 cases of COVID-19 having been diagnosed among the inmates and employees, the jail is nation’s largest-known source of coronavirus infections.
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AP News
July 04, 2020 - 10:48 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The death of an inmate at a federal jail in Los Angeles this past week has been ruled a homicide, resulting from stab wounds and strangulation, according to records obtained by The Associated Press. The inmate, Steve Bencom, was found unresponsive at the Metropolitan Detention...
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Car Parade
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Jim Taylor
July 03, 2020 - 10:02 pm
After the town of Danville canceled their 4th of July parade due to COVID-19 concerns, opting instead to hold a celebratory event online, one resident decided to organize a car parade to ring in this coming Independence Day. Danville resident Steven Dumfee tells KCBS Radio's Jim Taylor that...
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The State of California
Doug Sovern
July 03, 2020 - 8:56 pm
As the nation continues to grapple with the coronavirus pandemic and the fight for racial justice and police reform after the killing of George Floyd, a veteran Bay Area member of Congress is coming to the fore Congresswoman Barbara Lee of Oakland is not only leading the way on civil rights, now...
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KCBS Radio is answering your questions about all things coronavirus every weekday at 9:20 am
Stan Bunger
July 03, 2020 - 6:49 pm
As we continue to navigate these unprecedented times, KCBS Radio is getting the answers to your questions about the coronavirus pandemic. Every morning, Monday through Friday, at 9:20 a.m. we're doing an "Ask An Expert" segment. Each day we'll focus on a different aspect of this situation. This...
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Airpot Travel
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Carrie Hodousek
July 03, 2020 - 6:16 pm
Many Americans are taking a 'wait and see' approach when it comes to planning trips this year amid the coronavirus pandemic. Now AAA is predicting the first decline in summer travel in more than a decade.
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Hundreds of inmates have tested positive for the coronavirus at San Quentin State Prison
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Kathy Novak
July 03, 2020 - 5:50 pm
Almost 1,400 prisoners at San Quentin now have COVID- 19, that’s almost 40%of the population. Some of the printers there are now speaking out on their worries about the spread of the virus. The number of cases is up by more than 350 just since Monday, 47 year old Dary has served 12 years for...
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