40,000 Thousand Flock To Beaches In So Cal Despite COVID-19 As Temperatures Rise

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CALIFORNIA- Over the weekend an estimated 40,0000 thousand on Saturday alone according to the Associated Press, have flocked to beaches in Southern California like Huntington Beach amidst a heat wave with summer like temperatures. Local news stations captured the view from the air. The beaches are in Orange County which recently modified restrictions on beaches while restricting the availability of …

2 Cats Test Positive For Coronavirus

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NEW YORK- The first two documented cases on pets testing positive for COVID-19 in the United States has been confirmed by the Center for Disease Control. Federal officials with the CDC issued the following statement today: Washington, D.C. April 22, 2020 – The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) National …

Cases of Coronavirus Confirmed At Safeway

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TRACY- Sources who work at the distribution center for Safeway in Tracy has reported to us that 9 of there co workers have tested positive for COVID-19 and several more are being monitored. Today a spokesperson for Safeway confirmed there are in fact employees who have tested positive but gave no details as for as how many. They also announced …

Confirmed Cases of COVID-19 Breech 1 Million

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CALIFORNIA- According to the tracking website worldmeter.com, which compiles the number of confirmed cases reported to the World Health Organization, there are now over one million cases of coronavirus COVID-19 in the world. Over 20,000 new cases have been confirmed in the United States since yesterday. In the 209 one more death has been reported in San Joaquin County.

Stockton Ports Manager Fights For Life Against COVID-19

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LOUISIANA- Webster Garrison, team manager for the Oakland A’s minor league Stockton Ports last season, is fighting for his life in a hospital due to coronavirus. COVID-19 has been ravaging the area since last week and one of the people affected is Garrison, age 54. According to his fiancé Nikki Trudeaux, he was placed on a ventilator which he was …

New York Uses Trucks as Morgues as Cases of COVID-19 Soar to Over 75,000

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BROOKLYN- New York State has taken to using refrigerated trailers as makeshift morgues for victims of coronavirus, which has hit the area hardest in the United States. As of this morning there are 75,795 cases including Governor Cuomo’s own brother, Chris, who is also a news anchor for CNN. The increase has been 9,298 since Monday and there have been …

Infant Dies After Testing Positive For COVID-19

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SPRINGFIELD, ILLINOIS- The Department of Public Health has announced today that an infant younger than one year in Chicago who tested positive for coronavirus disease COVID-19 has died. “There has never before been a death associated with COVID-19 in an infant.  A full investigation is underway to determine the cause of death,” said IDPH Director Dr. Ngozi Ezike in a …

25 Year Old Health Care Worker Dies From COVID-19, Had No Previous Health Issues

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CALIFORNIA- In the city of La Quinta in Riverside County a 25 year old pharmacy technician has died in self-isolation at a home March 25th after contracting COVID-19 at work in Riverside County. The director of Riverside County Public Health, Dr. Cameron Kaiser, said in a press release, “This is a deeply saddening reminder that COVID-19 kills the young and …

California Teen Who Died From COVID-19 Was Healthy, Went Into Cardiac Arrest After Denied Treatment For Lack Of Insurance

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CALIFORNIA- The mayor of Lancaster, R.Rex Parris, says in a YouTube video posted on the official city of Lancaster YouTube page that the Southern California teen who died of COVID-19 was previously healthy. The teen died Wednesday March 18th and his death was not ruled related to coronavirus until 5 days later when results were received. In the video mayor …