Coronavirus live updates: Newsom issues order protecting consumers from price gouging

10:09 a.m. San Francisco partners with nonprofits to install Wi-Fi “SuperSpots”: San Francisco city and school officials announced they will install 25 Wi-Fi connection devices to bolster internet service throughout the city as schools move to online learning. The devices will be placed in areas that need them the most, including public housing sites, single-room […]

Coronavirus updates: Mask recommendation for all US residents, global cases hit 1 million

Virginia extended its lockdown to June 10. Maryland issued lockdown orders that go into effect at 8 p.m. ET Monday. Florida: Four counties in Southeast Florida are on lockdown until mid-May. California: The San Francisco Bay Area has extended its lockdown, originally meant to end April 7, to at least May 1. Pennsylvania: 26 counties […]

Coronavirus live updates: Pink tests positive for COVID-19

3:09 p.m. Don’t force fire victims to rebuild during outbreak, Lara says. California Insurance Commissioner Ricardo Lara issued a notice Friday telling insurance companies to stop enforcing deadlines on policyholders for claims or coverage until 90 days after any state of emergency has ended related to COVID-19. The notice applies to deadlines for claim forms, […]

Coronavirus live updates: Pink tests positive, then negative for COVID-19

6:45 a.m. Google tracks how localities are doing with social distancing: The number of people in California who visited retail and recreation sites — like restaurants, cafes and shopping centers — during the past six weeks was half of what it was at the beginning of the year, according to data analyzed and released Friday […]

Coronavirus live updates: San Francisco tops 500 cases, including another Laguna Honda nursing home resident

3:09 p.m. Don’t force fire victims to rebuild during outbreak, Lara says. California Insurance Commissioner Ricardo Lara issued a notice Friday telling insurance companies to stop enforcing deadlines on policyholders for claims or coverage until 90 days after any state of emergency has ended related to COVID-19. The notice applies to deadlines for claim forms, […]

Surgeon general explains evolving guidance on face coverings amid COVID-19 pandemic

HANNITY: Last question, look, I don’t want to drag you into my political world because you’re a doctor and I know you’re up 24 hours a day, you don’t sleep. You’re talking to doctors around the world. Can we please release the hydroxychloroquine to patients in New York without forcing — Nevada saying they’re forcing […]

From the front lines: Lake Houston area first responders implement new strategies to limit coronavirus exposure

“Additionally, we have bought hand sanitizers, not only hand sanitizers, but we have bought Clorox wipes for our troops in our offices,” Herman said. “As a matter of fact, I have spent close to $1,000 of my own personal money to buy these things because I didn’t want to wait a week or two weeks […]

Coronavirus live updates: 300,000 cases in U.S.

3:09 p.m. Don’t force fire victims to rebuild during outbreak, Lara says. California Insurance Commissioner Ricardo Lara issued a notice Friday telling insurance companies to stop enforcing deadlines on policyholders for claims or coverage until 90 days after any state of emergency has ended related to COVID-19. The notice applies to deadlines for claim forms, […]

Coronavirus has forced many to rely on Centrelink — just like those who have been called ‘bludgers’ in the past

In the wake of COVID-19 you may be seeing the cracks: who will care for your sick father? How can you access the healthcare you need? How long will it take to get better?

Coronavirus: China donates 1000 ventilators to New York as Donald Trump addresses nation on horror week ahead

He called doctors at the Queen’s Hospital near Birmingham, telling them on behalf of himself and Kate: “We’d just like to say from the two of us how proud we are of all of you and how amazingly you are all doing under extreme circumstances.