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Doug Sovern
August 03, 2020 - 4:13 pm
Over the last week, the average daily number of new cases has dropped more than 21%. ICU cases are down 5% over the past two weeks, hospitalizations down 10%. The seven-day positivity rate has fallen to 6.1%, its lowest in weeks.
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Keith Menconi
August 03, 2020 - 2:45 pm
With the supply of Covid-19 tests stretched thin, Santa Clara County officials say local hospitals should be doing more to help.
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KCBS Radio Morning News
August 03, 2020 - 2:08 pm
As the world awaits a coronavirus vaccine in anticipation of returning to a "normal life," scientists are still seeking funding to find the most effective ways to treat the virus with existing drugs .
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Kenny Kuhn
August 03, 2020 - 11:29 am
On Sunday, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis, Neel Kashkari, told CBS’ Face the Nation that the U.S. government needs to get a better handle on stopping the spread of the coronavirus if the economy is to have any chance to recover.
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Kathy Novak
August 03, 2020 - 11:23 am
All this week, KCBS Radio is examining the coronavirus crisis behind prison walls. In part one of our series, KCBS Radio's Kathy Novak looks at the state’s biggest outbreak at San Quentin Prison in Marin County, where more than 2,000 people have been infected, and 21 have died.
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Rebekah Sager
August 03, 2020 - 9:40 am
The list of hand sanitizers that have been recalled by the Food and Drug Administration is growing. The FDA is now warning about the use of more toxic hand sanitizers.
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The front of the Way Christian Center in Berkeley with a new "Black Lives Matter" sign displayed.
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Matt Bigler
August 02, 2020 - 5:13 pm
The Berkeley church that was targeted by an arsonist last week , shortly after the pastor hung a Black Lives Matter banner on the front of the building, has been distributing personal protective equipment across the country during the coronavirus pandemic.
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Protestors march to San Quentin calling for the mass release of prisoners.
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Bob Butler
August 02, 2020 - 3:39 pm
Protesters marched from Larkspur Landing in Marin County to the west gate of San Quentin State Prison on Sunday, calling for the mass release of prisoners as the COVID-19 outbreak continues to spread behind bars.
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CHRISTCHURCH, NEW ZEALAND - OCTOBER 12: Books line the shelves during the official opening of the new Christchurch central library, Turanga, on October 12, 2018 in Christchurch, New Zealand.
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Melissa Culross
August 02, 2020 - 1:40 pm
The San Francisco Public Library is launching SFPL To Go, a curbside pick-up service that gives patrons a contact-free way to check out books again.
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Eldis Sula
August 02, 2020 - 10:54 am
A 17-year-old high school football player in Georgia is mourning the loss of both of his parents who died from coronavirus just four days apart.
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