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California, Florida and Texas see record rise in COVID-19 deaths

07 July, 2020 9:20 am 9:20 am

CALIFORNIA (Reuters) – California, Florida and Texas, the three largest US states, all set one-day records for fatalities from COVID-19 on Wednesday, a Reuters tally showed, and the Miami-area school district said students would not return to classrooms when the new academic year begins as deaths from the virus spiked nationwide. The United States has … Read More

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Six US states see record COVID-19 deaths, Latinos hit hard in California

07 July, 2020 8:40 am 8:40 am

CALIFORNIA (Reuters) – A half-dozen US states in the South and West reported one-day records for coronavirus deaths on Tuesday and cases in Texas passed the 400,000 mark as California health officials said Latinos made up more than half its cases. Arkansas, California, Florida, Montana, Oregon and Texas each reported record spikes in fatalities. In … Read More

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Florida records 9,300 new coronavirus cases, blows past New York

07 July, 2020 10:01 am 10:01 am

FLORIDA (Reuters) – Florida  became the second state after California to overtake New York, the worst-hit state at the start of the US novel coronavirus outbreak, according to a Reuters tally. Total COVID-19 cases in the Sunshine State rose by 9,300 to 423,855 on Sunday, just one place behind California, which now leads the country … Read More

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California reports nearly 12,000 COVID cases, biggest increase since pandem...

07 July, 2020 9:45 am 9:45 am

CALIFORNIA (Reuters) – California reported a record increase of more than 11,800 new cases of COVID-19 on Monday, according to a Reuters tally of county data, as the Trump administration pushes for schools to reopen to help businesses return to normal. If California were a country, it would be rank fifth in the world for … Read More

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Shooting at California Walmart distribution center leaves two dead, four in...

06 June, 2020 4:35 pm 4:35 pm

CALIFORNIA (Reuters) – A shooting at a Walmart distribution center in Red Bluff, California, killed at least two people and injured four others late on Saturday, officials said. The incident started around 3:30 pm Pacific Time, according to the office of the local sheriff. Tehama County’s assistant sheriff said the attacker circled the center’s parking … Read More

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Disney says it will reopen shopping area at Florida resort on Wednesday

05 May, 2020 7:57 pm 7:57 pm

(Reuters) – Walt Disney Co  will partially reopen its Disney Springs entertainment and shopping complex at Walt Disney World Resort in Florida on May 20, it said late on Saturday. Disney and unions representing workers at Florida’s Walt Disney World reached an agreement on safeguards to protect employees from the coronavirus, a union statement said … Read More

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California cancels fall university classes as Fauci warns of reopening too ...

05 May, 2020 8:40 am 8:40 am

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – California’s state university system, the largest in the United States, canceled classes on Tuesday for the fall semester because of the coronavirus, while Los Angeles County said its stay-at-home order was likely to be extended by three months. The announcements on the West Coast came after the nation’s top infectious disease … Read More

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Beaches eyed as US takes steps toward reopening

04 April, 2020 5:58 pm 5:58 pm

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Many Americans flocked to beaches as one Florida county expanded access and California experienced a heat wave, even as new coronavirus cases hit a record high in the US the day before and deaths topped 200,000 worldwide. Hair salons and other shops in Georgia, Oklahoma and some other states opened for a … Read More

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More US states make plans to reopen; California holds firm

04 April, 2020 9:10 am 9:10 am

(Reuters) – More states in the US South and Midwest signaled readiness on Wednesday to reopen their economies in hopes the worst of the coronavirus pandemic had passed, but California’s governor held firm to sweeping stay-at-home orders and business closures. The patchwork of still-evolving orders across the 50 states meant some Americans were still confined … Read More

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Coronavirus sweeps across New York, California fears it could be next

03 March, 2020 8:45 am 8:45 am

NEW YORK/ LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – New York state suffered another quick and brutal rise in the number of COVID-19 cases on Tuesday, staggering hospitals at the US epicenter of the coronavirus epidemic, as California said it could be facing the next major wave of the disease. In New York City, the densely packed home … Read More

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California issues ‘stay home’ order; US death toll hits 200

03 March, 2020 9:59 am 9:59 am

LOS ANGELES/WASHINGTON, (Reuters) – California issued a statewide ‘stay at home” order on Thursday for its 40 million residents and Washington warned Americans to return home or stay abroad indefinitely, with the number of coronavirus deaths in the country hitting 200. Governor Gavin Newsom said modeling has shown that 56 percent of California residents were … Read More

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Tesla suspends production at US vehicle factory due to coronavirus

03 March, 2020 8:40 am 8:40 am

(Reuters) – Tesla Inc on Thursday ended a standoff with local California authorities concerned about the spread of the coronavirus, saying it will suspend production at its San Francisco Bay Area vehicle factory on March 24. The company said its New York solar roof tile factory will also temporarily suspend production, while operations at its … Read More

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California declares emergency over coronavirus as death toll rises in US

03 March, 2020 10:29 am 10:29 am

LOS ANGELES/NEW YORK (Reuters) – The US death toll from coronavirus infections rose to 11 on Wednesday as new cases emerged around New York City and Los Angeles, while Seattle-area health officials sought to allay anxiety and discourage social gatherings amid the nation’s largest outbreak. The first California death from the virus was an elderly … Read More

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Wildfire outside Santa Barbara, California, threatens homes, causes evacuat...

11 November, 2019 9:31 pm 9:31 pm

SANTA BARBARA, Calif (Reuters) – Fire ripped through brush and woodland on hills above Santa Barbara, California, early on Tuesday, causing authorities to order more than 2,000 residents of a nearby canyon to flee their homes, according to officials and local media. The Cave Fire started in the Los Padres National Forest at around 4:15 … Read More

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California student opens fire at his high school, killing two

11 November, 2019 9:10 am 9:10 am

SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (Reuters) – A Southern California high school student killed two classmates and wounded three others, pulling a .45 calibre semiautomatic handgun from his backpack and emptying it in a matter of seconds as the school day began. He saved the last bullet for himself. It was his 16th birthday. The teenaged gunman, … Read More