11:27 a.m. El Dorado County drops travel ban, tells visitors to stay away: The county’s ban on visitors was issued in early April due to concerns over a surge of coronavirus cases and insufficient critical health care infrastructure and resources, according to health officials. Fines of $1,000 were being issued to those who violated the order. But the county’s current capacity to test and contact trace, as well as the ability to monitor COVID-19 indicators, led officials to rescind the order Wednesday. Read the full story by Alejandro Serrano. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus live updates: Apple’s Genius help, store pickups return in Bay Area
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Where in Minneapolis was George Floyd killed? Floyd was arrested for allegedly trying to use forged documents at a local deli in the southern part of the city. … [Read more...] about Why are there riots and looters in Minneapolis?
At a briefing Thursday, Frey, the Minneapolis mayor, once again decried Floyd’s death, calling for the officer who knelt on him to be charged. Frey appealed for calm, tweeting: “Please, Minneapolis, we cannot let tragedy beget more tragedy.” … [Read more...] about George Floyd death: Protesters set police station on fire; National Guard called in
A dumpster is lit on fire infront of a Target store in Oakland California on May 30, 2020, over the death of George Floyd, a black man who died after a white policeman kneeled on his neck for several minutes. - Violent protests erupted across the United States late on May 29 over the death of a handcuffed black man in police custody, with murder charges laid against the arresting Minneapolis officer failing to quell boiling anger. … [Read more...] about Federal Protective Services officer shot and killed in Oakland, FBI says
OAKLAND (CBS SF) — Hours of violence that followed a peaceful demonstration demanding justice for George Floyd has left at least 18 people in custody early Saturday, six Oakland police officers recovering from their injuries and a downtown Walgreen and CVS pharmacy in shambles after they were looted. … [Read more...] about Oakland George Floyd Protest: At Least 18 Arrested, 6 Officers Injured; Walgreens, CVS Looted During Violent Rampage