Tag Archives: California

New California Variant May Be Driving Virus Surge There, Study Suggests

New California Variant May Be Driving Virus Surge There, Study Suggests

New California Variant May Be Driving Virus Surge There, Study Suggests New California Variant May Be Driving Virus Surge There, Study Suggests In late December, scientists in California began searching coronavirus samples for a fast-spreading new variant that had just been identified in Britain. They found it, though in relatively few samples. But in the process, the scientists made another …

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Inflatable Costume May Be Behind Outbreak at California Hospital

Inflatable Costume May Be Behind Outbreak at California Hospital

Inflatable Costume May Be Behind Outbreak at California Hospital Inflatable Costume May Be Behind Outbreak at California Hospital An air-powered, inflatable costume, worn by a staff member on Christmas to spread holiday cheer, may be to blame for a coronavirus outbreak that infected dozens of workers in a hospital in San Jose, Calif., a hospital spokeswoman said. An employee wore …

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Discovery of Virus Variant in Colorado and California Alarms Scientists

Discovery of Virus Variant in Colorado and California Alarms Scientists

Discovery of Virus Variant in Colorado and California Alarms Scientists Discovery of Virus Variant in Colorado and California Alarms Scientists “I would expect a similar trajectory” in the United States, said Trevor Bedford, an evolutionary biologist at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Seattle. The variant probably accounts for fewer than 1 percent of cases now, he estimated, but …

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Wounds on Brown Pelicans in California Raise Fears of Animal Cruelty

Wounds on Brown Pelicans in California Raise Fears of Animal Cruelty

Wounds on Brown Pelicans in California Raise Fears of Animal Cruelty Wounds on Brown Pelicans in California Raise Fears of Animal Cruelty The first bird appeared in September 2019. A brown pelican arrived at International Bird Rescue in the San Pedro section of Los Angeles with severe injuries: straight slashes on both sides of its pouch that continued to the …

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Growing Pains actor Jeremy Miller slams co-star Kirk Cameron over California covid protests

Growing Pains actor Jeremy Miller slams co-star Kirk Cameron over California covid protests Growing Pains actor Jeremy Miller slams co-star Kirk Cameron over California covid protests Actor Jeremy Miller has called out his Growing Pains co-star Kirk Cameron for hosting maskless Christmas carolling protests in California. On Tuesday 22 December, Cameron and around 100 other people gathered in a car …

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Apple closes all California stores as virus cases spike.

Apple closes all California stores as virus cases spike.

Apple closes all California stores as virus cases spike. Apple closes all California stores as virus cases spike. Apple is shuttering all 53 of its stores in California, as well as more than a dozen stores across Tennessee, Brazil, Mexico and the United Kingdom, because of a surge of coronavirus cases in those places, the company said. “Due to current …

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California Coronavirus Cases Rise Despite Strict Measures

California Coronavirus Cases Rise Despite Strict Measures

California Coronavirus Cases Rise Despite Strict Measures California Coronavirus Cases Rise Despite Strict Measures California’s coronavirus surge has continued its astonishing, deadly ascent, shattering records with more than 60,000 new cases reported on Wednesday and 398 deaths, according to a New York Times database. Patients are overwhelming hospitals across the nation’s most populous state, particularly in the hard-hit San Joaquin …

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California Travel Restrictions Ban Short-Term Rentals. Why Can’t Travelers Get Refunds?

California Travel Restrictions Ban Short-Term Rentals. Why Can't Travelers Get Refunds?

California Travel Restrictions Ban Short-Term Rentals. Why Can’t Travelers Get Refunds? California Travel Restrictions Ban Short-Term Rentals. Why Can’t Travelers Get Refunds? Travel and travel planning are being disrupted by the worldwide spread of the coronavirus. For the latest updates, read The New York Times’s Covid-19 coverage here. California’s new travel restrictions, put in place to help prevent hospitals from …

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Pressure on California hospitals is still mounting fast, Newsom says.

Pressure on California hospitals is still mounting fast, Newsom says.

Pressure on California hospitals is still mounting fast, Newsom says. Pressure on California hospitals is still mounting fast, Newsom says. Hospitals across California have continued to fill rapidly to dangerous levels as state and local officials try to dampen the explosive spread of the coronavirus in the state, Gov. Gavin Newsom said on Monday. More than 10,000 Covid-19 patients are …

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California Travel Restrictions: What You Need to Know

California Travel Restrictions: What You Need to Know

California Travel Restrictions: What You Need to Know California Travel Restrictions: What You Need to Know Is travel restricted within California? Travel is already restricted in some areas, with more limitations likely to come. Every county in California is assigned to a tier of restrictions based on its rate of new virus cases and positivity, and travelers can check to …

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