The vast region of Southern California, much of the San Francisco Bay area and a large swath of the Central Valley are about to be placed under a sweeping new lockdown in an urgent attempt to slow the rapid rise
According to the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, an employer may ask its employees to stay home until it’s clear they don’t have the coronavirus if they have traveled to certain locations flagged by the C.D.C. or local health officials. New
Some newer toilets use a canister with a thin rubber washer instead of a traditional flapper, Ms. Sebestyen said. In those toilets, replacement washers aren’t universal, so it’s important to buy a part designed specifically for your brand of toilet.
Here is a sampling of the week’s events and how to tune in (all times are Eastern). Note that events are subject to change after publication. Monday Fold a series of three different paper airplanes (and receive a lesson in
Dr. Shirlee Xie, Associate Director of Hospital Medicine at Hennepin Healthcare in Minnesota, tells CNN’s Ana Cabrera what it’s like treating Covid-19 patients day after day as her state experiences a surge of coronavirus cases. #CNN #News
Los Angeles County shattered its own record for new coronavirus cases for the third straight day — and the fourth time in a week — as public health officials posted 8,948 COVID-19 infections and 44 new deaths linked to the
Illinois Republican Party Chairman Tim Schneider announced Saturday he will step down from the position after a new chairman is selected. | AP Photos Schneider will continue to serve in the role until a new chairman is selected in a
Violence broke out in Paris for the second consecutive weekend as protesters clashed with police during demonstrations over a proposed security law, according to reports. Hundreds of rallies were planned across the nation Saturday to protest legislation that would make it
The family of Roald Dahl, who penned the children’s classics “Matilda” and “James and the Giant Peach,” has quietly apologized for the late writer’s “prejudiced” anti-Semitic comments. Dahl, who died at age 74 in 1990, had made offensive declarations in
Seven contractors have been injured after a storage tank at a petroleum facility in Texas exploded ByThe Associated Press December 6, 2020, 2:15 AM • 3 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Seven
Check out highlights of Oklahoma State freshman Cade Cunningham, currently the No. 1 pick in ESPN’s 2021 NBA Mock Draft, as he records 18 points, eight assists, four rebounds and two steals in the Cowboys’ win vs. Oakland early in
Under a state order issued Saturday, Dec. 5, Pasadena restaurants — until now, Los Angeles County’s last eateries allowed to serve in-person diners — will be required to close outdoor service on Sunday night, Dec. 6. It’s a devastating blow
The city of Moscow opening 70 vaccination facilities where thousands of doctors, teachers and others in high-risk groups had signed up to receive COVID-19 vaccines starting Saturday, a precursor to a sweeping Russia-wide immunization effort. The centers in the capital
A winter storm battered parts of New England on Saturday, bringing high winds and heavy snow that knocked out power to more than 200,000 customers across the region. The National Weather Service issued winter storm warnings for much of New
Riley Lees signals for a first down against Michigan State. | Nic Antaya/Getty Images The Wildcats needed three games to be played to ensure their spot in the conference title game Dec. 19 in Indianapolis. Northwestern didn’t play Saturday, but
Alabama vs. LSU, Clemson vs. Virginia Tech, Miami vs. Duke – all huge games being played tonight, but none quite compare to the hallowed rivalry between the Mormons and the Mullets. Christine Williamson, Treavor Scales, and Gary Striewski are back
Netflix’s spicy historical drama “The Crown” is polishing — not tarnishing — the royal family’s reputation, a new poll shows. More than a third of the show’s viewers — 35% –told the polling firm Focaldata that their opinion of the
For more than a week, tensions have flared between Los Angeles restaurant owners and politicians over the county’s ban on outdoor dining, which health officials say is necessary to slow the surging pandemic — and restaurateurs say is destroying their
Notre Dame quarterback Ian Book runs as Syracuse defensive lineman Jonathan Kingsley pursues Saturday in South Bend, Ind. | Matt Cashore/AP Book threw three touchdown passes and ran for two scores, leading the Fighting Irish to a 45-21 victory. SOUTH
Iowa defensive lineman Zach VanValkenburg tackles Illinois running back Chase Brown on Saturday in Champaign. | Charles Rex Arbogast/AP Spencer Petris threw three touchdown passes and the Hawkeyes rallied after trailing by two touchdowns early to beat the Illini 35-21.
Bob Baffert had three of the five starters in the Grade 1 $300,000 Starlet Stakes at Los Alamitos on Saturday. So, it figured he would win, but certainly not the way he expected. The heavy favorite, Princess Noor, was pulled
Martha Grate will never forget her patients on the pediatric AIDS unit at Harlem Hospital, but one in particular still stands out. Seven years old and a noted troublemaker, he immediately caught Princess Diana’s eye when the royal entered the
LOS ANGELES — Despite being a college graduate, Maria Fernanda Madrigal Delgado had no choice in 2011 but to clean buildings and flip burgers in fast-food joints for cash because she was not eligible to work in the United States.
Warren Berlinger, whose career as a character actor spanned more than six decades and featured myriad roles in film and television dramas and comedies, died on Wednesday at the Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital in Santa Clarita, Calif. He was 83.
Underwood needs to get more out of Dosunmu (right) and his team. | Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images The Blue Devils have owned the Big Ten. The Illini have struggled against the ACC. Maybe this time will be different? OK,
Watch highlights of the No. 7 Kansas Jayhawks who face a tough test from the North Dakota State Bison at home, but Tyon Grant-Foster comes up big late in the second half with multiple plays off the bench. #Kansas #CollegeBasketball