• California prisons replace their top medical officer amid a coronavirus outbreak 07 Jul 2020 06:17 "We are in unprecedented times as we deal with the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic," California Correctional Health Care Services Receiver J. Clark Kelso said in a statement. "In order to meet current response needs while also working …
  • California Capitol closing as Assembly member tests positive 07 Jul 2020 06:16 SACRAMENTO, Calif. — A coronavirus outbreak is closing California’s Capitol and forcing the Assembly to put off its return to work as infection and hospitalization rates soar across the state. Assemblywoman Autumn Burke, a Democrat from Inglewood, tweeted …
  • Fraternity rebuild on Arkansas Avenue in Fayetteville source of neighborhood concern 07 Jul 2020 06:12 FAYETTEVILLE -- A University of Arkansas fraternity wants to replace its house at the edge of campus, and neighbors worry a rezoning could open the historic street to commercial uses and big buildings. The City Council today will consider the rezoning …
  • Arkansas Valley Fair will go on, with modifications 07 Jul 2020 05:53 The annual Arkansas Valley Expedition and Fair is scheduled to go on Aug. 19-23 in Rocky Ford as planned, with heavy modifications, in light of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Fair Manager Sally Cope said Friday in a news release. The Arkansas Valley Fair …
  • California Calls 07 Jul 2020 05:42 By Alison Bailin Batz With the nation slowly reopening, many are looking for ways to get out and enjoy vacation this summer, while social distancing and maintaining massive safety measures in place. A picture-perfect escape—only five hours away via car and …
  • Delaware Farm Bureau joins national advocacy efforts for local chicken farmers 07 Jul 2020 05:41 Delaware News Desk Monday Jul 6, 2020 at 8:15 PM Jul 6, 2020 at 10:54 PM The American Farm Bureau Federation announced July 3 it has joined in advocacy efforts to encourage future relief aid for chicken farmers dealing with the aftermath of the COVID-19 …
  • California Prisons Medical Officer Ousted Amid COVID-19 Outbreak 07 Jul 2020 05:40 The decisions that medical officials have to make during this time of crisis is critical. A wrong decision would prove costly and it appears that is the case for a top medical officer at a California state correctional facility. The said officer was hit …
  • Ferry Passenger Tests Positive For COVID-19 Upon Arrival In Alaska 07 Jul 2020 05:37 Alaska has had its share of coping up with the rising number of COVID-19 cases. So far, the Alaska Department of Health and Social Services revealed having 32 confirmed cases as of Sunday. There were also 27 cases among locals and five from nonresidents. …
  • California increases enforcement of COVID-19 guidelines as positivity rate hits 7% 07 Jul 2020 05:29 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (KTXL) — California continues to ramp up its enforcement of COVID-19 guidelines following Independence Day weekend. Gov. Gavin Newsom said Monday he was pleased that many Californians cautiously celebrated the Fourth of July. “I just …
  • Commitment 2020: Virus-related delay of Alabama GOP Senate runoff could affect results 07 Jul 2020 05:28 Virus-related delay of Alabama GOP Senate runoff could affect results Copy Link Copy {copyShortcut} to copy Link copied! Updated: 12:14 AM CDT Jul 7, 2020 Hide Transcript Show Transcript WE ARE JUST A LITTLE UNDER A WEEK AWAY FROM VOTERS HEADING TO THE …
  • California Capitol closing after Assembly member gets virus 07 Jul 2020 05:15 Adam Beam and Don Thompson, Associated Press Updated 10:05 pm PDT, Monday, July 6, 2020 Photo: Rich Pedroncelli, AP FILE - In this July 11, 2019, file photo, Assemblywoman Autumn Burke, D-Inglewood, calls on lawmakers to approve a wildfire measure she co- …
  • New Turbines Go Online, Tripling Northern Colorado’s Wind Power 07 Jul 2020 04:33 Along a windy stretch of the Rocky Mountain foothills in southern Wyoming, a small army of new turbines has started spinning. Its main customers: Residents of Fort Collins, Estes Park, Loveland and Longmont. In late June, developers flipped the switch on …
  • Colorado Edition: A Sense of Control 07 Jul 2020 04:33 Today on Colorado Edition: We look at the impacts of the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling in the faithless electors case. Plus, we examine the state's special investigation into the case of Elijah McClain. We'll also hear about Northern Colorado's …
  • Transgender teenager Brayla Stone found dead from alleged hit in Arkansas 07 Jul 2020 04:29 Brayla Stone – Photo: Facebook. A 17-year-old transgender teen girl was found dead in a vehicle in Sherwood, Arkansas, on the outskirts of Little Rock, with some people alleging she was the victim of a hitman. A passerby called police around 2:55 p.m. on …
  • CNN Catches California Homeless Woman Dropping Drawers For Relief Live On Air 07 Jul 2020 04:29 A live shot from a reporter checking in to “CNN Newsroom” on Monday inadvertently showed what appeared to be a California woman dropping her pants to relieve herself. Around ten minutes into the program, CNN anchor Kate Bolduan checked in with reporter …
  • Missing Colorado Springs boy considered at-risk 07 Jul 2020 03:17 Colorado Springs police are looking for a missing teen boy described as at-risk, the police department posted to Twitter Monday. Sebastian Rice, 13, was last seen in the 1400 block of West Rio Grand Street, the post said. Rice was reportedly last seen …
  • It’s now a crime for Colorado doctors to impregnate patients with their own sperm 07 Jul 2020 03:15 Doctors who artificially inseminate patients with their own sperm or that of other donors without a patient’s permission will soon be subject to felony charges and civil lawsuits. Colorado Gov. Jared Polis signed House Bill 1014, which had bipartisan …
  • Details out on the biggest Paycheck Protection Program borrowers in Colorado 07 Jul 2020 03:15 The U.S. Small Business Administration provided more details about the Paycheck Protection Program on Monday, including the names, addresses and industries of borrowers who took out loans of more than $150,000. Nearly 103,000 Colorado businesses and …
  • Walmart donates $100,000 for new Arkansas statues 07 Jul 2020 03:11 Retail giant Walmart contributed $100,000 to replace Arkansas’ century-old statues with new ones of civil rights activist Daisy Bates and country singer Johnny Cash. The statues will be placed at the U.S. Capitol’s National Statuary Hall Collection, the …
  • Colorado Bars Are Closed Again, And CBS4’s Dr. Dave Hnida Says That’s A Good Thing 07 Jul 2020 03:11 We know many of you have questions about coronavirus. That’s why every week on CBSN Denver, we get your coronavirus questions answered by CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida. (CBS4) – Last week, Gov. Jared Polis announced the state would be shutting down …
  • Anti-Viral Drugs, 26,000+ Face Masks Distributed To Hospitals In Colorado 07 Jul 2020 03:10 DENVER (CBS4)– The state emergency operations center has handed out the personal protective equipment and experimental anti-viral drugs it received last month. FEMA provided more than 26,000 face and surgical masks. A donation from Taiwan was responsible …
  • Coronavirus Patients In Colorado Hospitals Grows Slightly Over Weekend 07 Jul 2020 03:10 DENVER (CBS4)– In Colorado, there are 165 coronavirus patients currently hospitalized, that’s up about 10 patients from Sunday with 76% of facilities reporting their totals. There have been 5,591 coronavirus patients hospitalized so far. There are 121 …
  • Visitors Flock To Colorado Trail During Coronavirus Pandemic 07 Jul 2020 03:10 BRECKENRIDGE, Colo. (CBS4)– Visitors to Colorado are hitting the Colorado Trail during the coroanvirus pandemic. The trail runs 567 miles between Denver and Durango. Jason and Jennifer Ballew are visiting from Arizona and are taking advantage of Colorado’s …
  • Supreme Court Ruling Upholds Colorado Law To Punish ‘Faithless Electors’ 07 Jul 2020 03:09 DENVER (CBS4)– The Supreme Court ruled on Monday that states can require presidential electors to cast their votes for their party’s candidate that won the state’s popular vote. That upholds state laws that punish so-called “faithless electors” who break …
  • Colorado Has No Plans For Mandatory Traveler Quarantine 07 Jul 2020 03:09 DENVER (CBS4) – TSA screened nearly 2.7 million people nationwide over the holiday weekend. That’s low compared to the same week in previous years, but it’s by far the most since the COVID-19 outbreak in March. In June, Colorado’s Tourism Office launched a …
  • Colorado Rockies Release 60-Game Schedule 07 Jul 2020 03:09 DENVER (CBS4)– The Colorado Rockies have released the 60-game schedule for 2020 set to begin later this month. After two exhibition games against the Texas Rangers, the Rockies will open the regular season on July 24 at the Rangers’ new Globe Life Field. …
  • ‘Absolutely Unacceptable’: California Lawmaker Calls For Audit Of EDD While Many Wait For Benefits 07 Jul 2020 03:08 LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — In the past three months, the California Employment Development Department has paid out $37.5 billion in unemployment benefits — but a number of people are still waiting to be paid, prompting a lawmaker to call for an audit of the …
  • North Texas to play series with UNLV, host California in 2023 07 Jul 2020 02:51 North Texas is finalizing a series of scheduling changes in football that will have the Mean Green host California in the 2023 season in addition to facing UNLV in a home-and-home series. Cal will play at UNT on Sept. 2, 2023, one season after the game was …
  • Jelly Belly and Yeezy got PPP loans. Which other California companies benefited? 07 Jul 2020 02:43 Jelly Belly, Kanye West’s Yeezy apparel company and the SETI Institute, which searches for extraterrestrial life, are all California companies that received millions in loans from the federal coronavirus relief program for small businesses, according to …
  • Delaware Coastal Cleanup set for Sept. 12 07 Jul 2020 02:35 Volunteers are encouraged to mark their 2020 calendars now for the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control-sponsored 33rd annual Delaware Coastal Cleanup, tentatively planned for 9 a.m. to noon Sept. 12, with sign-up for large …
  • How California Went from a Coronavirus Success Story to a Worrying New Hot Spot 07 Jul 2020 02:35 A few months ago, California looked like a success story in the face of the coronavirus pandemic. As New York state’s coronavirus outbreak reached its peak, California’s Covid-19 death rate was less than a tenth of New York’s. In recent weeks, however, …
  • California has 5 of the top 20 most gentrified US cities 07 Jul 2020 02:34 San Francisco-Oakland. San Jose. Sacramento. San Diego. Los Angeles. Of the country’s 20 most intensely gentrified cities, California has five of them, according to a new study. The National Community Reinvestment Coalition used data from the American …
  • Alaska’s last remaining big-ship cruises of 2020 have been canceled 07 Jul 2020 02:34 Norwegian Cruise Line has canceled the last remaining big-ship voyages of Alaska’s 2020 cruise ship season, saying in a written statement that it is suspending all of its cruises through the end of September, plus its three October sailings to Alaska. “ …
  • What’s going on with the Delaware beaches? 07 Jul 2020 02:23 It’s tough to go a day, let alone an hour, without seeing or hearing a new update about COVID-19. Text messages like the one below are common this summer. A responsible correspondence between friends during an outbreak. Photo by Lauren Kelley The Delaware …
  • Official: Walmart donates $100,000 for new Arkansas statues 07 Jul 2020 02:14 LITTLE ROCK, Ark. July 6, 2020Updated: July 6, 2020 7:05 p.m. Retail giant Walmart contributed $100,000 to replace Arkansas' century-old statues with new ones of civil rights activist Daisy Bates and country singer Johnny Cash. The statues will be …
  • California Assembly delays return to work as 5 workers test positive for coronavirus 07 Jul 2020 02:03 Fox News Flash top headlines are here. Check out what's clicking on Foxnews.com. A coronavirus outbreak in the California Legislature has indefinitely delayed the state Assembly's return to work from a scheduled summer recess, highlighting the …
  • Listen: Meet Connecticut's angel of all pitbulls 07 Jul 2020 01:43 Three hundred dogs. That’s how many pitbulls Anya Kopchinsky has fostered in her five years rescuing them from dog-fighting rings. These are criminal cases, she explained on the latest episode of the Exit 43 podcast, even though most of the time the …
  • Virgin Trains USA enters right-of-way agreement for Las Vegas-LA high-speed rail 07 Jul 2020 01:42 Rail News Home High-Speed Rail 7/6/2020 Rail News: High-Speed Rail Rendering of Virgin Trains USA's proposed high-speed electric train. Photo – Brightline Virgin Trains USA last week entered into a lease agreement with the California Department …
  • Motorcyclist, car passenger dead after crash on Alaska Highway near blue bridge 07 Jul 2020 01:37 Motorcycle rider, 43, from Whitehorse and car passenger, 47, from Manitoba pronounced dead at scene A Whitehorse motorcycle rider and a car passenger from Manitoba are dead after a crash on the Alaska Highway near the Lewes River Bridge, commonly called …
  • SBA releases list of nearly 2,100 Delaware employers that received Payroll Protection Program help 07 Jul 2020 01:32 Loan Range Business Name Address City $5-10 million ENSINGER INDUSTRIES INC 103 FOULK RD WILMINGTON $5-10 million FIRST STATE ORTHOPAEDICS, P.A. 211 EXECUTIVE DR, STE 11 NEWARK $5-10 million GT USA WILMINGTON, LLC 1 Hausel Road WILMINGTON 5-10 million I. D …
  • Number of Alaska COVID-19 patients hospitalized reaches new high 07 Jul 2020 01:22 We're making coronavirus coverage available without a subscription as a public service. But we depend on reader support to do this work. Please consider joining others in supporting local journalism in Alaska for just $3.23 a week. The number of people …
  • Burned bear in Colorado recovering, expected to be released 07 Jul 2020 01:21 DURANGO, Colo. (AP) - A young bear rescued after suffering burns in a Colorado wildfire has shown strong signs of recovery and is expected to be released, wildlife officials said. Colorado Parks and Wildlife officials posted a message on social media …
  • George Brauchler, Patrick Neville Warn of Coming Crime Wave in Colorado 07 Jul 2020 01:19 George Brauchler, the term-limited district attorney for the 18th Judicial District, and Patrick Neville, a survivor of the Columbine shootings and the current Colorado House minority leader, are speaking out against any reductions in police budgets in the …
  • COVID-19 Colorado: Hospitalizations Way Up Amid Fireworks Fail 07 Jul 2020 01:19 The Fourth of July weekend is an annual celebration of America and Americana. But this year, amid the COVID-19 pandemic, it was accompanied by concerning developments on a number of fronts. Both confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus and hospitalizations …
  • COVID-19: Colorado City the Virus Forgot Gets Pissed 07 Jul 2020 01:19 Around noon on July 4 in Grand Junction, the largest city on Colorado's Western Slope, a parade was taking place on North Avenue, the community's main drag. But it wasn't the charming Independence Day parade that's been a hallmark of the …
  • Vwillz Plans to Become the Face of Colorado Music 07 Jul 2020 01:19 Victor Williams, aka Vwillz, writes songs for misfits. "I’d just like to speak to anyone who feels like because they don’t fit into the bell curve of society, they don’t amount to anything," he explains. "I’m here to tell you, you are …
  • Colorado Creatives: David Heska Wanbli Weiden 07 Jul 2020 01:19 Author David Heska Wanbli Weiden, Colorado-born and an enrolled member of the Sicangu Lakota nation, writes as a dedicated student of his own heritage, delving into Native culture and the real history of its downfall to American expansionism. In the …
  • California tells six additional counties to close indoor businesses, all bars 07 Jul 2020 01:13 California on Monday told six more counties to close indoor operations for many businesses and all bars as the state experiences a surge in COVID-19 cases.  California Gov. Gavin NewsomGavin NewsomRand Paul's exchange with Fauci was exactly what …
  • Arkansas group turns in petitions for ranked-choice voting amendment 07 Jul 2020 01:12 Supporters of a proposed constitutional amendment authorizing ranked-choice voting for most state offices said they turned in more than 94,000 signatures of registered voters late Monday afternoon. The Open Primaries Arkansas committee said its proposed …
  • Community Action Agency of Northeast Alabama provides financial assistance to those most impacted by COVID-19 07 Jul 2020 01:10 DEKALB COUNTY, Ala. – Many are still worrying about whether they will be able to buy groceries or pay their bills as they wait for unemployment checks during the COVID-19 crisis. There are various organizations helping those in need right now. One of them …
  • Salmon Harvests in Alaska Generally Below Expectations 07 Jul 2020 01:00   Commercial salmon harvests in Alaska are off to a slow start in the 2020 season, with year-to-date statewide landings at just over three million fish – the lowest in at least 12 years. Still while some areas have been late to open or are much lower than …
  • Alaska Sea Grant Efforts Result in Over $8.5 Million in Economic Benefits to Alaska in 2019 07 Jul 2020 01:00 Alaska Sea Grant on Jul 6, 2020.   Alaska Sea Grant projects and programs produced over $8.5 million in economic benefits to the state last year, as reported to National Sea Grant. These benefits were the result of our work in marine safety training, …
  • Vestavia Hills eighth grader reels in one of Alabama's largest bass fish 07 Jul 2020 00:54 Vestavia Hills teenager reels in one of Alabama's largest bass fish in Eufaula Copy Link Copy {copyShortcut} to copy Link copied! Updated: 7:38 PM CDT Jul 6, 2020 Hide Transcript Show Transcript PRODUCED? RICK CARLEY HAS MORE ON A FISH STORY FOR THE …
  • Former Little Elm DB Brandon Crossley transfers to SMU from Colorado State 07 Jul 2020 00:45 Brandon Crossley is coming home. The former Little Elm cornerback confirmed with 247Sports on Monday that he is transferring from Colorado State to SMU after entering the transfer portal last month. It’s not the first time Crossley has intended to play for …
  • Children's Hospital program in Colorado Springs shows improvements in students' self confidence, resilience 07 Jul 2020 00:38 A pilot program to gauge whether one-on-one health coaching at school would increase sixth graders’ confidence in controlling their own behavior has shown positive results, according to Children’s Hospital Colorado in Colorado Springs. The hospital system …
  • As cases of virus spike in Arizona, Tucson bishop suspends public worship 07 Jul 2020 00:26 TUCSON, Ariz. — Tucson Bishop Edward J. Weisenburger announced July 1 that state health officials have “strongly recommended” the suspension of public worship and that he agrees the recommendation is a wise course of action. “Along with many of you, I too …
  • Coronavirus: California state Capitol closes after Marina Del Rey assemblywoman tests positive for COVID 07 Jul 2020 00:24 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (KABC) -- The California state Capitol in Sacramento will be closed until early next week after a lawmaker from Marina Del Rey tested positive for COVID-19. On Monday afternoon, Assemblywoman Autumn Burke confirmed she and her daughter …
  • Arkansas to hire new contact tracers 07 Jul 2020 00:23 Arkansas to hire new contact tracers Copy Link Copy {copyShortcut} to copy Link copied! Updated: 6:57 PM CDT Jul 6, 2020 Hide Transcript Show Transcript LIVE REMOTELY TO SHOW US HOW IT'LL BE USED. CRAG, THE GOVERNOR SAYS HE WANTS TO HAVE A TOTAL OF 1, …
  • California coronavirus spikes worsen over July 4 weekend 07 Jul 2020 00:19 The California coronavirus outlook worsened over the holiday weekend, as hospitalizations continued to rise and more counties were added Sunday to Gov. Gavin Newsom’s COVID-19 watch list, which is now at its highest level since the pandemic began. The rate …
  • Companies tied to California officials get US virus loans 07 Jul 2020 00:11 SACRAMENTO, Calif (AP) — Businesses tied to California Gov. Gavin Newsom, Lt. Gov. Eleni Kounalakis and two of the state’s legislative leaders were among those that received federal loans aimed at keeping small businesses afloat during the coronavirus …
  • Hospitalisations jump 50% in California as COVID-19 infections soar 07 Jul 2020 00:09 SACRAMENTO, California: New coronavirus cases soared in California over the July Fourth weekend, stressing some hospital systems and leading to the temporary closure of the state capitol building in Sacramento for deep cleaning, officials said on Monday ( …
  • Alaska Quake Was Aftershock of November 2018 Temblor 07 Jul 2020 00:05 A minor earthquake was felt throughout Alaska’s Cook Inlet region last week, and officials confirmed it was an aftershock of a more powerful earthquake that struck the Anchorage area 19 months ago. The Alaska Earthquake Center said the magnitude 3.6 …
  • California Assembly delays session after virus outbreak 07 Jul 2020 00:03 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A coronavirus outbreak in the California Legislature has indefinitely delayed the state Assembly’s return to work from a scheduled summer recess. Speaker Anthony Rendon’s office confirmed five people who work in the state Assembly …
  • Colorado Rapids head for Orlando amid growing COVID-19 concerns 07 Jul 2020 00:01 A day after being grounded, the Colorado Rapids took off for Orlando and the MLS is Back Tournament on Monday. The Rapids will be the final MLS team to reach Florida after two presumptive positive COVID-19 tests kept them in Colorado on Sunday. Each of …
  • More than 100,000 Colorado businesses collect COVID-19 loans 06 Jul 2020 23:59 Posted: Jul 6, 2020 / 04:30 PM MDT / Updated: Jul 6, 2020 / 04:33 PM MDT DENVER (KDVR) – More than 100,000 businesses in Colorado collected business loans as part of the federal government’s Paycheck Protection Program. Data about the loans was …
  • A hot week with some records to fall across Colorado 06 Jul 2020 23:59 DENVER (KDVR) — The city will come close to record heat this week as many locations across the state will set new record highs. Colorado Springs is likely to set a record high Wednesday. Alamosa is likely to set records Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Denver …
  • Coronavirus hospitalizations increase in Arkansas 06 Jul 2020 23:54 Coronavirus hospitalizations increase in Arkansas Copy Link Copy {copyShortcut} to copy Link copied! Updated: 6:49 PM CDT Jul 6, 2020 Hide Transcript Show Transcript STORY FOR US TONIGHT. PAIGE? CRAIG, THE GOVERNOR ANNOUNCED 12 NEW HOSPITALIZATIONS IN THE …
  • Slightly rainy week ahead for central Alabama 06 Jul 2020 23:47 Slightly rainy week ahead for central Alabama Copy Link Copy {copyShortcut} to copy Link copied! Updated: 6:11 PM CDT Jul 6, 2020 Hide Transcript Show Transcript JERRY: THERE IS THE VIEW THIS AFTERNOON AS WE CHECK OUT HIGHWAY 280 FROM GRANDVIEW MEDICAL …
  • Connecticut delaying third phase of COVID reopening plan 06 Jul 2020 23:36 Connecticut residents will have to wait longer to enjoy a drink in a bar or attend larger indoor and outdoor gatherings. They’ll also have to wait longer for the capacity limits to be increased in places likes restaurants and gyms. Democratic Gov. Ned …
  • More than 81,000 Arizona businesses get coronavirus loans 06 Jul 2020 23:35 PHOENIX (AP) - Just over 81,000 Arizona small businesses were approved for loans worth $8.6 billion under a government program meant to keep people employed during the COVID-19 pandemic, according to data released Monday by the federal government. The …
  • Colorado Springs Pioneer Museum reopens Thursday, July 9 06 Jul 2020 23:14 COLORADO SPRINGS -- El Paso County health data showing evidence of a spike in positive coronavirus cases, just over the last three weeks. "Individuals are beginning to enjoy a lot of the activities of daily life. So, going out to be with friends, …
  • Coronavirus in Colorado: Monday, July 6 evening update 06 Jul 2020 23:14 Posted: Jul 6, 2020 / 04:12 PM MDT / Updated: Jul 6, 2020 / 04:12 PM MDT DENVER — According to updated data released Monday by the state, the current coronavirus case summary reads as follows: 34,257 cases* (+192 from Sunday) 5,591 hospitalized …
  • Companies Tied To Top California Officials, Including Gov. Newsom, Get Federal Aid 06 Jul 2020 23:11 SACRAMENTO, Calif (AP) — Businesses tied to California Gov. Gavin Newsom, Lt. Gov. Eleni Kounalakis and two of the state’s legislative leaders were among those that received federal loans aimed at keeping small businesses afloat during the coronavirus …
  • VIDEO | Colorado Avalanche round-robin playoff preview 06 Jul 2020 23:08 Colorado Springs, CO (80903) Today Clear to partly cloudy. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. Low around 60F. Winds SSE at 10 to 20 mph, becoming ENE and decreasing to 5 to 10 mph.. Tonight Clear to partly cloudy. A stray shower or thunderstorm is …
  • BP Completes Sale of Upstream Alaska Business 06 Jul 2020 23:05 ANCHORAGE, Alaska--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 6, 2020-- Today bp completed the sale of its upstream Alaska business to Hilcorp and operations of the Prudhoe Bay oil field transferred to Hilcorp at midnight. The upstream assets comprise the vast majority of the …
  • California Shuts Down Bars, Wineries in Key Counties as COVID-19 Spreads Again - Governor 06 Jul 2020 23:02 US 22:11 GMT 06.07.2020Get short URL https://cdn1.img.sputniknews.com/img/107981/36/1079813657_0:20:2739:1561_1200x675_80_0_0_be5d3c7d7f311f6913b52d54c7dea1b1.jpg Sputnik International https://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i…
  • Top medical officer for California prisons ousted amid worsening coronavirus outbreak 06 Jul 2020 23:00 As COVID-19 infections rapidly spread through California’s prisons, authorities on Monday announced the replacement of the state correction system’s top medical officer. The move came as Gov. Gavin Newsom criticized a previous decision to transfer hundreds …
  • More than 580,000 California companies got PPP loans. Here's what we know 06 Jul 2020 22:26 Jelly Belly, Kanye West’s Yeezy apparel company, and the SETI Institute, which searches for extraterrestrial life, rank among the California businesses that received millions in loans from the federal coronavirus relief program for small businesses, …
  • One-third of the prisoners in California's San Quentin State Prison have coronavirus 06 Jul 2020 22:21 A coronavirus outbreak is spreading through California's San Quentin State Prison, confirming many epidemiologists' worst fears over what might happen if the virus took hold in a tightly confined space like a prison.  Over the last two weeks, there …
  • Holiday weekend slows virus testing in Arkansas; cases grow by 439 06 Jul 2020 22:17 Arkansas reported 439 additional covid-19 cases on Monday afternoon, following a three-day holiday weekend that Gov. Asa Hutchinson said caused testing to dip. The new cases increased the state’s total since the start of the pandemic to 24,523. …
  • California virus 'strike teams' issue few citations 06 Jul 2020 22:04 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Newly formed “strike teams” of state inspectors contacted thousands of California businesses over the long Independence Day weekend but issued citations to a relative few as they enforced coronavirus restrictions amid a resurging …
  • COVID pandemic: California did not reopen too quickly, Newsom insists as number of counties on watch list rises 06 Jul 2020 21:51 Despite a steep rise in coronavirus cases and hospitalizations over the past two weeks in California, Gov. Gavin Newsom doesn't believe the state moved too quickly to reopen businesses. Newsom on Monday said it's not about when California reopened, …
  • Fireworks blamed for hundreds of fires, structural damage across California 06 Jul 2020 21:51 The relentless barrage of fireworks that dominated the skyline on the Fourth of July caused destruction on the ground, according to officials. Fire crews worked to put out hundreds of spot fires across California caused by wayward fireworks. A video from …
  • Arkansas crops: 79% cotton, 63% rice good to excellent 06 Jul 2020 21:50 News Arkansas crops: 79% cotton, 63% rice good to excellent Another week of good crop development weather for Arkansas crops. Sixty-three percent of the rice crop is rated good to excellent and 98 percent of the crop has emerged, and 1 percent is headed. …
  • Colorado’s Own Small-Batch Vodka Brings Pickle Shots Home 06 Jul 2020 21:49 While Colorado is known for its abundance of breweries, one underdog spirit infusion has remained an acquired yet popular taste. It’s a pickle infused vodka used to add a tart twist to any cocktail or simply combined with pickle brine in a shot glass. …
  • Hospitalizations jump 50% in California as coronavirus infections soar 06 Jul 2020 21:46 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Reuters) - New coronavirus cases soared in California over the July Fourth weekend, stressing some hospital systems and leading to the temporary closure of the state capitol building in Sacramento for deep cleaning, officials said on …
  • Arkansas shuts down bar after linking it to virus cases 06 Jul 2020 21:23 LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - Arkansas health officials have shut down a Little Rock bar after tracing it to a cluster of coronavirus cases and finding the business wasn’t complying with virus safety measures. The Department of Health on Saturday ordered …
  • First Alaska ferry passenger with COVID-19 confirmed in traveler from Washington state 06 Jul 2020 21:20 We're making coronavirus coverage available without a subscription as a public service. But we depend on reader support to do this work. Please consider joining others in supporting local journalism in Alaska for just $3.23 a week. The first passenger …
  • Coalition wants to clear the air above Southern California 06 Jul 2020 21:20 MAKING A DIFFERENCE The mission of the Coalition for Clean Air is to protect public health, improve air quality and prevent climate change. Those are no small challenges. The coalition has been working on those goals since 1971, approaching its work …
  • ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS CONFIRMS PASSING OF TUTWILER STAFF MEMBER 06 Jul 2020 21:07 By WVUA 23 Contributor Daniel Pinheiro An employee at the Julia Tutwiler Prison for Women located in Wetumpka, Alabama recently passed away after testing positive for COVID-19.  According to the Alabama Department of Corrections, this marks the department’ …
  • SoCalGas Launches The "Fueling Our Communities" Program to Feed Vulnerable Groups in Rural Parts of Central and Southern California 06 Jul 2020 21:05 LOS ANGELES, July 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) in conjunction with five regional charity organizations today launched the "Fueling Our Communities" program to provide free meals to individuals impacted by …
  • Arizona Uptick In COVID-19 Cases A Lesson For Us All 06 Jul 2020 20:53 The coronavirus continues to surge in the U.S. in states that were some of the first to reopen their economies. Arizona is among them. The state reported thousands of new infections over the weekend, with young adults leading the growth. Here & Now’s …
  • Stocks kick the week off higher as investors shrug off virus worries USA TODAY 06 Jul 2020 20:52 U.S. stocks followed Asian markets higher Monday as investors shook off worries about rising coronavirus infections in the United States and some other countries and focused on hopes for an economic recovery. The Dow Jones industrial average climbed 459.67 …
  • Central Alabama Forecast: Rain Prevails This Week 06 Jul 2020 20:46 For today, not as hot due to an increase in clouds; highs hold in the middle to upper 80s. More afternoon storms are possible as well–rain chance at 50% for all of us during the heat of the day. Starting Tuesday, a large plume of tropical moisture should …
  • California didn't reopen too quickly, Gov. Gavin Newsom says in press conference 06 Jul 2020 20:44 SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) -- Despite a steep rise in coronavirus cases and hospitalizations over the past two weeks in California, Gov. Gavin Newsom doesn't believe the state moved too quickly to reopen businesses. Newsom said it's not about when we …
  • Arizona officials: Most virus cases involve younger people 06 Jul 2020 20:38 Updated 3:41 pm EDT, Monday, July 6, 2020 A sports bar is empty before it closed early Monday, June 29, 2020, in Phoenix. Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey has shut down bars, movie theaters, gyms and water parks amid a dramatic resurgence of coronavirus cases. A …
  • ¿Megasequía en California?... No si mira la precipitación 06 Jul 2020 20:38 Si desea saber qué significa el cambio climático para el suministro de agua de California, considere los dos últimos meses de febrero. En 126 años de mantenimiento de registros en todo el estado, no puede encontrar un febrero más seco que el que acabamos …
  • Madera County added to California's monitoring list, indoor dining, bars must close 06 Jul 2020 20:35 FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) -- Six more counties were added to California's watch list for an increasing number of reported coronavirus cases, including Madera County. So far, 23 counties within the state are now on the list, and five are in Central …
  • Governor Ivey Awards $48 Million to Alabama Department of Education for Reopening Schools 06 Jul 2020 19:56 Posted: Jul 6, 2020 11:07 AM CDT by Alabama News Network Staff Governor Kay Ivey on Monday awarded $48 million of the Governor’s Emergency Education Relief Fund (GEERF) to the Alabama State Department of Education in response to challenges related to COVID …
  • Arkansas School for Math and Science will have online option this year; residential program not yet decided 06 Jul 2020 19:40 The Arkansas School for Math, Sciences and the Arts, the residential school in Hot Springs, will have an online option this year because of coronavirus. Later this week, a news release said, the school will announce “when and how to bring students back to …