Shocking footage shows police violently dragging grieving father from terminally-ill six-year-old daughter’s hospital bedside and wrestling him to the floor after doctors insisted she be left to die – before a female officer calls him an ‘animal’

Following the shocking incident, the hospital trust treating Zainab – which did not withdraw her tube during the police incident – applied to the High Court for permission to withdraw life-support treatment and move her to a palliative care regime. A two-day hearing was scheduled for September 19 and 20 but her condition deteriorated, and […]

Coronavirus live updates: Hospitalizations are finally heading down

11:12 a.m. AARP jumps on Trump statement about tax that funds Social Security: President Trump’s vow to defer payroll taxes by executive order for coronavirus relief and seek to “terminate the tax” if he’s re-elected, drew immediate objection from AARP, the powerful lobby and watchdog group that looks out for older Americans. Many lawmakers “agree […]

Coronavirus live updates: California sets record for most cases in a day

1:15 p.m. Newsom sidesteps question on California health officer’s resignation: Gov. Gavin Newsom declined to go into detail on what led to the Sunday resignation of Dr. Sonia Angell, the state’s top health officer and director of the California Department of Public Health. “I try not to have personnel conversation in public, I don’t know […]

Coronavirus live updates: Outdoor manicures, massage, personal care are open again in Marin County

1:15 p.m. Newsom sidesteps question on California health officer’s resignation: Gov. Gavin Newsom declined to go into detail on what led to the Sunday resignation of Dr. Sonia Angell, the state’s top health officer and director of the California Department of Public Health. “I try not to have personnel conversation in public, I don’t know […]

Coronavirus news from the Bay Area: August 9-10

1:22 p.m. Governor bristles over challenging questions on health officer’s resignation: “Forgive me for being human,” Newsom said during a news conference Monday, after a reporter suggested he was being vague and asked for additional details on the resignation of Dr. Sonia Angell, the state’s health officer up until Sunday. Newsom said he had no […]