The Latest: Lakers GM Pelinka draws inspiration from Bryant

The centerpiece of Monmouth Park’s summer season is the $1 million Haskell Invitational on July 18. The winner of the 1 1/8 mile race earns a spot in the Breeders’ Cup Classic. It also will serve as a prep race for the Kentucky Derby, now slated for Sept. 5.

Drug giant reveals it could have an antibody test ready for mass-use in Britain by the end of May – after study warns a THIRD of recovered patients have barely-detectable levels of the proteins in their blood

In a small group of patients, who seem mainly to be the elderly or those with long-term illnesses, it can lead to pneumonia. Pneumonia is an infection in which the insides of the lungs swell up and fill with fluid. It makes it increasingly difficult to breathe and, if left untreated, can be fatal and […]

Hashtags and Human Rights: Activism in the Age of Twitter

Because of this, opposing voices called for in-depth analysis around the specificities of each situation, as well as questioning more broadly what was actually achievable. Jumoke Balgun claimed in The Guardian that “the United States military loves your hashtags because it gives them legitimacy to encroach and grow their military presence in Africa,” while Teju […]

Coronavirus live updates: 7,000 deaths in New York state

“The double-whammy that you suffer now is when you have this terrible virus which essentially preys in its ultimate deleterious effects on people with those underlying conditions,” Fauci said Wednesday. “And since that is more predominant in the African-American population, we want to double down and say to the young people, to the elderly people […]

Coronavirus live updates: Trump quietly ends asylum at border

11:31 p.m. CDC report shows how one person with mild symptoms triggered 16 coronavirus infections, including three deaths: A report released Wednesday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention documents how one person who tested positive for the coronavirus, but displayed only mild symptoms, may have triggered 16 infections in Chicago — three of […]

Coronavirus live updates: Fewer Californians in ICU

12:43 a.m. Protesters call off visit to home of state schools chief: A group of protesters called off a visit to the Richmond home of state Superintendent of Public Instruction Tony Thurmond on Thursday afternoon. They had initially said they would protest at his house to urge him to ban school boards from merging or […]

Coronavirus live updates: California’s confirmed case count surpasses 20,000

5:32 p.m. Marin County orders short-term rental facilities to close: In response to an influx of vacationers and visitors, Marin County health officials have ordered short-term rental facilities to cease all operation from 11:59 p.m. tonight through May 3. These include hotels, motels, vacation homes, bed and breakfasts, timeshares and other lodging facilities rented for […]

Coronavirus In California: What To Know Thursday, April 9

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