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California sees bright spot in ‘most intense surge’ of virus

California sees bright spot in ‘most intense surge’ of virus

By KATHLEEN RONAYNE SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California has lifted a stay-at-home order for 13 northern counties with improving hospital conditions, but most of the state’s population remains under tight restrictions in the deadly coronavirus pandemic. The state on Tuesday lifted the order in the Sacramento region – a rare turn of good news as the state pushes […]

California Relaxes Some County Criteria for Economic Reopening

California Relaxes Some County Criteria for Economic Reopening

BY KATHLEEN RONAYNE AND AMY TAXIN / AP SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Gov. Gavin Newsom announced a dramatic relaxation Monday of health standards to reopen the state, a move that could allow nearly every county to proceed more quickly, and he offered the possibility of pro sports returning — without fans — by early June. The announcement […]

California Seizes Small Insurer Merced P&C Due to Wildfire Claims

California Seizes Small Insurer Merced P&C Due to Wildfire Claims

By Kathleen Ronayne | December 2, 2018 California regulators moved Friday to take over an insurance company that can’t pay out all claims following a massive wildfire that destroyed more than 13,000 homes. Merced Property & Casualty Company was pushed to insolvency by the fire that sparked Nov. 8 and nearly destroyed Paradise and surrounding towns, state Insurance […]