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Doug Sovern
May 15, 2020 - 6:09 pm
This week in California was defined by the relaxing of the state’s shelter in place guidelines, with just about every county ready to begin curbside retail, reopen factories, with at least 19 counties given the green light to reopen even more quickly. Those counties are able to reopen restaurants...
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Lakegoers will see more signs warning of possible fines if they violate distancing orders at Lake Merritt.
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Matt Bigler
May 15, 2020 - 4:26 pm
The city’s crackdown on parties and food vendors at parks is getting mixed reaction, with many people simply not abiding by social distancing guidelines or wearing masks.
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KCBS Radio is answering your questions about all things coronavirus every weekday at 9:20 am
Stan Bunger
May 15, 2020 - 2:02 pm
Today as shelter-in-place orders continue to ease across the state we're taking a look at what the restaurant dining experience could look like when people are allowed to go back to dine-in.
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Frontline Workers
May 15, 2020 - 11:59 am
Twitter has debuted an emoji that reflects this emotion, and appears whenever users type ’#thankful’ or ’#gratitude’ — a pair of hands forming the shape of a heart with orange rays radiating from it.
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Marcel Banks, owner of Frisco Fried in Bayview
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Kathy Novak
May 15, 2020 - 9:55 am
In the fifth and final part of "Crisis and Community", Kathy Novak takes a look at how business owners in the district are coping with COVID-19.
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Glowing Masks
Kimberly Dole
May 15, 2020 - 8:20 am
Harvard and MIT researchers are designing a face mask that would detect the coronavirus. The mask would begin to glow when an infected person breathes, coughs, or sneezes into it. Find out more details now.
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SACRAMENTO, CA - OCTOBER 9: The California state Capitol building is shown October 9, 2003 in downtown Sacramento, California.
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Doug Sovern
May 15, 2020 - 5:00 am
Gov. Gavin Newsom’s proposed budget revision relies heavily on rainy day funds, spending cuts and the hope for more federal relief to patch over the biggest deficit in state history. But there’s one glaring omission.
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Contra Costa County Library workers have gone the extra mile during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Carrie Hodousek
May 15, 2020 - 4:00 am
Members of the Contra Costa County Library staff are being deployed as Disaster Service Workers to help support the county’s response to the coronavirus crisis.
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WEST ISLIP, NEW YORK - MAY 13: The Weight Room remains empty at Gold's Gym Islip on May 13, 2020 in West Islip, New York.
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Megan Goldsby
May 14, 2020 - 8:13 pm
There will be a lot of closed machines, employees with bottles of disinfectant and people working out in masks.
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Doug Sovern
May 14, 2020 - 5:28 pm
Gov. Gavin Newsom is calling for a combination of moves, including spending cuts and balanced books. He’s looking to pull out all the tricks in California’s well-worn budget playbook by moving money around, deferring programs, capping tax credits, canceling some planned spending, and yes, cutting...
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