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Wildfires, Coronavirus, and an Earthquake Collided for California’s Terrible Week

Wildfires, Coronavirus, and an Earthquake Collided for California’s Terrible Week

BY WIRE SERVICE It was long, dizzying week to be a Californian. The Golden State has been trying to contain the surge of coronavirus cases that started in the summer while dozens of wildfires are burning and smoke is making it hard to breathe. Then, as if not enough crises had collided, Southern California was caught in the clutches of […]

Nearly 18,000 California inmates could be released early due to coronavirus

Nearly 18,000 California inmates could be released early due to coronavirus

By Audrey Conklin | Fox News California could be on track to release a total of 17,600 inmates early to make space in crowded facilities during the coronavirus pandemic. A spokesperson for the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) told Fox News that “in total, 8,032 [inmates] have had their releases expedited and overall, we have reduced the total […]

Children Rarely Spread Coronavirus To Each Other, Adults, Multiple Studies Show

Children Rarely Spread Coronavirus To Each Other, Adults, Multiple Studies Show

THOMAS CATENACCI CONTRIBUTOR   A recent American Academy of Pediatrics article cited several studies conducted worldwide claiming that students rarely transmit coronavirus to each other or teachers. Studies conducted in France, Australia and Ireland failed to find a single transmission after students made hundreds of close contacts in schools. American teachers unions have strongly opposed […]

Naval Base Ventura County 2020 Airshow Canceled

Naval Base Ventura County 2020 Airshow Canceled

NAVAL BASE VENTURA COUNTY  The Naval Base Ventura County (NBVC) 2020 airshow scheduled for Oct. 3-4 is canceled due to ongoing public health concerns associated with the novel coronavirus, COVID-19. “The health and safety of our audience were primary factors when making the difficult decision to cancel the air show this year. We appreciate the […]

Poll: Skepticism Amongst Americans Over Coronavirus Death Count Is Growing

Poll: Skepticism Amongst Americans Over Coronavirus Death Count Is Growing

HARRY WHITEHEAD CONTRIBUTOR . Americans are becoming increasingly more skeptical about the reported coronavirus death count, a Tuesday poll suggests. Over 140,000 people have died from coronavirus in the United States as of July 20, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The Axios-Ipsos poll released Tuesday shows 31% of Americans believe that the number of […]

Comets Foretell Doom? The Historical Record

Comets Foretell Doom?   The Historical Record

    By Keith Salvas There might be a chance that the appearance of a comet really does sometimes foretell a worldwide disaster!   The ancients may have been right about that! The History Throughout recorded history, it is really consistent. every reference to a comet always inspired fear in the people, and afterwards, some sort […]

California Will Release Up To 8,000 Prisoners Due To Coronavirus

California Will Release Up To 8,000 Prisoners Due To Coronavirus

BILL CHAPPELL California will release up to 8,000 prisoners this summer, in an effort to create more space and prevent the spread of the coronavirus that causes COVID-19 in prisons. News of the plan comes after more than a third of the inmates and staff at the San Quentin prison in the San Francisco Bay […]

Whose Unemployment Rates Are Bouncing Back Most – WalletHub Study

Whose Unemployment Rates Are Bouncing Back Most – WalletHub Study

The latest jobs report shows the national unemployment rate at 13.3%, which is 10% below the peak of 14.7% during the height of the COVID-19 pandemic. To provide more context at the city level, WalletHub today released its report on the Cities Whose Unemployment Rates Are Bouncing Back Most, as a follow-up to our report […]

When Profits and Politics Drive Science: Rushing a Vaccine to Market for a Vanishing Virus

When Profits and Politics Drive Science: Rushing a Vaccine to Market for a Vanishing Virus

    By Ellen Brown More than 100 companies are competing to be first in the race to get a COVID-19 vaccine to market. It’s a race against time, not because the death rate is climbing but because it is falling – to the point where there will soon be too few subjects to prove […]

Updated: Increases in Unemployment Due to Coronavirus by State

Updated: Increases in Unemployment Due to Coronavirus by State

With more than half of the U.S. starting to reopen at least partially but almost 36.5 million Americans having lost their jobs during the pandemic, WalletHub today released updated rankings for the States with the Biggest Increases in Unemployment Due to the Coronavirus, along with accompanying videos. To identify which states’ workforces have been hurt […]

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