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 2020-04-08 10:19 

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5 things to know for April 8: Coronavirus, White House, health, Navy, stimulus bill...

A tiny bit of optimism: Public health officials now say the US death toll from coronavirus could be much lower than predicted, thanks to (most) everyone's scrupulous social distancing. Here's what else you need to know to Get Up to Speed and On wi...

 2020-04-08 10:19 

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[ Palm Springs ]

5 things to know for April 8: Coronavirus, White House, health, Navy, stimulus bill...

A tiny bit of optimism: Public health officials now say the US death toll from coronavirus could be much lower than predicted, thanks to (most) everyone's scrupulous social distancing. Here's what else you need to know to Get Up to Speed and On wi...

 2020-04-08 10:17 

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Europe's deep recession piles pressure on EU to agree new relief package...

Europe's top two economies are contracting at their fastest pace in decades, according to forecasts published Wednesday, underscoring the urgent need for EU officials to agree new measures to support workers and businesses affected by the coronavirus ...

 2020-04-08 10:08 

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Millions of low-income Americans are at risk of missing out on stimulus payments...

There are as many as 10 million low-income, childless adults in the United States who are eligible for the federal government's stimulus payment program, but are at risk of missing out on the money, according to tax experts. That's because they ar...

 2020-04-08 10:07 

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Some ER doctors are losing pay and hours even as coronavirus rages...

Many emergency room doctors around the country are seeing their hours, pay and benefits cut, even as the coronavirus overwhelms hospitals in New York City and other hotspots. Though many hospitals are seeing more very sick coronavirus victims, they have h...

 2020-04-08 10:06 

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Global stocks and US futures retreat on coronavirus caution...

Global stocks and US futures lost ground Wednesday as economic damage from the coronavirus pandemic continued to mount. Hong Kong's Hang Seng Index fell 1.2% and China's Shanghai Composite dropped 0.2%, while benchmark indexes in Australia and Sou...

 2020-04-08 10:06 

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States are burning through medical supplies and struggling to find more...

After weeks of warning about frustrations and roadblocks to shoring up medical supplies, some state and city leaders are now warning they are dangerously close to running out as the number of coronavirus cases ramps up. States that are struggling with inc...

 2020-04-08 10:03 

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CNN Poll: Majority of Americans now say the federal government has done a poor job of preventing coronavirus spread...

A majority of Americans — 55% — now say the federal government has done a poor job preventing the spread of coronavirus in the United States, up eight points in about a week, according to a new CNN poll conducted by SSRS as the nationwide deat...

 2020-04-08 09:52 

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Billie Jean King 'thrilled' tennis center being used as emergency hospital in fight against coronavirus...

The Billie Jean King National Tennis Center has been pressed into service in the fight against Covid-19 and the tennis great herself has said she is "thrilled" it is being used for coronavirus relief. Home to the US Open, the centre is being used ...

 2020-04-08 09:38 

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They used to sell to Per Se and Le Gavroche. Now these wholesalers are supplying home kitchens...

Millions of restaurants have been shuttered as the novel coronavirus rips around the world, leaving their suppliers with a huge challenge: find new customers, or close up shop. Fruit and vegetable wholesalers that sold fresh produce to top restaurants in ...

 2020-04-08 09:35 

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The wild world of America's private zoos...

Along with Italian marble and Egyptian antiquities, legendary newspaper publisher William Randolph Hearst filled his San Simeon estate with hundreds of wild animals. Zebras grazed in fenced enclosures during Hearst's star-studded, extravagant parties ...

 2020-04-08 09:19 

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Winter Storm Warning issued April 8 at 2:19AM PDT until April 10 at 5:00AM PDT by NWS San Diego CA...

Winter Storm Warning: San Bernardino County Mountains; Riverside County Mountains until Apr 10 at 5:00 AM The post Winter Storm Warning issued April 8 at 2:19AM PDT until April 10 at 5:00AM PDT by NWS San Diego CA appeared first on KESQ ....

 2020-04-08 08:39 

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F1 team Mercedes to deliver 10,000 breathing aids to the NHS to help care for coronavirus patients...

The Mercedes Formula One team will begin delivery of up to 10,000 new breathing devices to the British National Health Service (NHS) this week to help fight coronavirus, the team announced on Tuesday. The Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) devices...

 2020-04-08 08:35 

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Lufthansa shuts low-cost airline and says aviation won't recover for years...

Lufthansa, one of Europe's biggest airline groups, is permanently reducing the size of its fleet and shuttering one of its low-cost carriers, as it warns that the aviation sector will take years to recover from the coronavirus pandemic. The airline gr...

 2020-04-08 08:03 

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US states race to fight the nearly 400,000 coronavirus cases with long-awaited medical shipments...

The United States is quickly approaching 400,000 coronavirus cases, and states grappling with the overwhelming numbers are bringing in medical equipment and medication to battle the virus. The national death toll has reached 12,910, according to data from...

 2020-04-08 08:03 

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[ Palm Springs ]

US states race to fight the nearly 400,000 coronavirus cases with long-awaited medical shipments...

The United States is quickly approaching 400,000 coronavirus cases, and states grappling with the overwhelming numbers are bringing in medical equipment and medication to battle the virus. The national death toll has reached 12,910, according to data from...

 2020-04-08 07:31 

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Chaos rocks Trump White House on virus' most tragic day...

The chaos and confusion rocking President Donald Trump's administration on the most tragic day yet of the coronavirus pandemic was exceptional even by his own standards. Trump set out Tuesday to cement his image of a wartime leader facing down an "...

 2020-04-08 06:32 

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Nona Watson, from the Palm Springs Chamber of Commerce, discusses how businesses are coping with new policies....

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 2020-04-08 06:32 

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Kathryn Emery gives tips on how to keep your home healthier...

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 2020-04-08 06:09 

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CA ships hundreds of ventilators out of state, denies county's request for them...

As California ships out hundreds of ventilators to other hard-hit states, Riverside County officials continue to warn we are just weeks away from reaching capacity for critical medical equipment locally. Governor Newsom loaned 500 state-owned ventilators ...

 2020-04-08 06:03 

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Adjusted coronavirus model predicts fewer people in US will need hospitals, but 82,000 will still die by August...

An influential model tracking the coronavirus pandemic in the United States now predicts that fewer people will die and fewer hospital beds will be needed compared to its estimates from last week. As of Monday, the model predicted the virus will kill 81,7...

 2020-04-08 05:20 

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Senior Spotlight (Spring '20)...

The Senior Spotlight showcases local senior student-athletes who lost their final season due to the coronavirus pandemic. Unfortunately, CIF has made the difficult, yet appropriate decision, to cancel the remainder of the 2020 spring sports season. Obviou...

 2020-04-08 04:38 

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Fact check: Trump makes misleading claims about the WHO and his record on the coronavirus...

President Donald Trump on Tuesday made inaccurate claims about the World Health Organization and delivered more of the false statements that have become a signature trait of his daily coronavirus briefings. At CNN, we start with the facts. Visit CNN's...

 2020-04-08 04:12 

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Winter Storm Warning issued April 7 at 9:12PM PDT until April 10 at 5:00AM PDT by NWS San Diego CA...

Winter Storm Warning: San Bernardino County Mountains; Riverside County Mountains until Apr 10 at 5:00 AM The post Winter Storm Warning issued April 7 at 9:12PM PDT until April 10 at 5:00AM PDT by NWS San Diego CA appeared first on KESQ ....

 2020-04-08 03:19 

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Easter services in the Valley: Where to watch on air and online...

The social distancing mandates to curb the spread of coronavirus have cancelled in-person church services here in Coachella Valley and across the nation. As Easter approaches, there are still some options for local Christians to celebrate together, albeit...

 2020-04-08 03:01 

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Biden describes his phone call with Trump about coronavirus response...

Former Vice President Joe Biden on Tuesday said he told President Donald Trump in their phone call that the federal response to the novel coronavirus pandemic is "about taking responsibility." The call, which took place Monday, marked a rare momen...

 2020-04-08 02:59 

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[ Palm Springs ]

Surviving Covid-19 in the back of beyond...

America has never really been forced to consider how to feed itself in a rigorous stay-at-home regime. As I am 75 with lifelong asthma, it's something I've suddenly been taking very seriously. I live in a rural area far outside any major city, and...

 2020-04-08 02:45 

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New White House press secretary downplayed pandemic threat and said Democrats were rooting for coronavirus...

New White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany repeatedly downplayed the threat of the coronavirus in comments made in February and March, a CNN KFile review has found. In radio and television appearances, McEnany, in her role as spokeswoman for Preside...

 2020-04-08 01:00 

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Four earthquakes hit Anza biggest being a 3.5...

Four earthquakes hit the Anza area the latest being at 6 pm recorded at a 3.5. The previous earthquakes just after 5:30 Tuesday afternoon. The first at 5:30 was recorded at a 3.5. Two other hit five minutes later being reported as a 3.2 and a 2.5 This aft...

 2020-04-08 00:52 

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Dos temblores golpearon el Valle de Coachella...

Par de pequeos temblores han golpeado el Valle de Coachella, con epicentro a unas 16 millas al suroeste de La Quinta. El primer movimiento tlurico sacudi a las 5:30 PM, con una magnitud de 3,5, seguido cinco minutos ms tarde por un temblor de 3.2, segn el...

 2020-04-08 00:33 

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South Korea listened to the experts...

South Korea, the US and the UK all reported their first Covid-19 cases around the same time: on January 20, January 21, and January 31, respectively. How things unfolded from there, unfortunately for the US and UK, has been strikingly different. Today, So...

 2020-04-08 00:31 

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Masks ordered in San Bernardino County; 1 new death and 17 new cases...

San Bernardino County has ordered anyone leaving their home to wear a face covering. This is just like the Riverside County order which encourages the use of handkerchiefs, neck gaiters or bandannas. Surgical or N95 masks should not be used. Those should ...

 2020-04-08 00:31 

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Slow-moving storm system continues to bring rain Riverside county...

How much rain has fallen? These were the amounts received as of 4:00 p.m. Tuesday: A Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Wednesday evening for all of the Coachella Valley and High Desert due to possible heavy rains and runoff that could cause flas...

 2020-04-08 00:29 

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Desestiman cargos de violacin de menores contra lder de La Luz del Mundo...

La causa penal contra un lder de La iglesia La Luz del Mundo acusada de violacin de menores y trata de personas fue desestimada el martes por un tribunal de apelaciones de California por motivos de procedimiento. La causa penal contra el lder de la iglesi...

 2020-04-08 00:20 

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Palm Springs implements stricter fines for violating emergency orders...

Palm Springs City Manager David Ready issued a supplementary order imposing stricter fines for those violation state/county/city orders. The fine amounts for the first violation may be up to $5,000 Up to $10,000 for the second violation The thirds and any...

 2020-04-08 00:16 

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Why black Americans are at higher risk for coronavirus...

Black Americans have more existing medical issues, less access to health care, and are more likely to work in unstable jobs — all factors that have made the coronavirus pandemic disproportionately hurt blacks more. While everyone is susceptible to C...

 2020-04-07 23:46 

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The Supreme Court is tipping the scales toward Trump's reelection...

Make no mistake — the conservative justices on the US Supreme Court are making decisions now that could influence the outcome of the November election. And the ongoing public health crisis consuming the lives of most Americans is just the cover they...

 2020-04-07 23:35 

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Palm Springs hosting Worker Benefits Webinar on April 9...

The City of Palm Springs invitest residents impacted by the coronavirus outbreak to join in on a Worker Benefits Virtual Town Hall Webinar this Thursday via Zoom. The webinar will provide information on worker benefits and resources related to tenant righ...

 2020-04-07 23:31 

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Local trainer still helping athletes via virtual workouts...

Performance Coach Anthony Spain knows that motivation and accountability are huge when it comes to meeting your goals. That's why he's been virtually coaching his athletes through platforms like Zoom and Facebook Live. "If I wasn't there, ...

 2020-04-07 23:29 

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Why Riverside County is not enforcing the new health and safety orders yet...

After Riverside County orders prohibited gatherings of any size and mandated people where face coverings in public, Riverside County Sheriff, Chad Bianco said deputies are not enforcing these orders. News Channel 3's Caitlin Thropay tells us why the s...

 2020-04-07 22:58 

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CHP issues warning to speeding drivers after recent increase in citations...

Following an increase in speeding drivers over the past few weeks, California Highway Patrol - San Gorgonio Pass took to social media to remind drivers of the dangers of speeding The department reported motorists driving at speeds over 100 MPH in 70, 65, ...

 2020-04-07 22:54 

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Showers and mountain snow expected to stick around for some through Friday...

Indian Canyon at the Whitewater wash was closed today because of the rain. More closures will be possible as wet weather sticks around for the week. A Flash Flood Watch is in effect for the Coachella Valley through Wednesday evening. A Winter Storm Warnin...

 2020-04-07 22:54 

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Domestic abuse expected to rise with ongoing stay-at-home order, here are local resources...

With the ongoing stay at home order, Governor Gavin Newsom and local valley experts are warning of an expected rise in domestic abuse. "Domestic violence and intimate partner battering...we're seeing increasing in times of stress," said Govern...

 2020-04-07 22:41 

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Scientists uncover a 60,000-year-old forest underwater and think its preserved trees may help pioneer new medicines...

Nearly 60,000 years ago, as prehistoric humans just started venturing out of Africa, a forest of cypress trees grew on the banks of a river near the Gulf of Mexico. As the trees grew old, they fell and were buried under sediment. When the sea level rose, ...

 2020-04-07 22:29 

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Persona apualada en Palm Springs, sospechoso bajo custodia......

Un sospechoso est bajo custodia despus de presuntamente apualar a una persona en el centro de Palm Springs el martes por la tarde. El incidente fue reportado alrededor de las 2:08 p.m. El apualamiento fue registrado cerca de Castaeda's en la cuadra 40...

 2020-04-07 22:23 

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Florida tells unemployed workers to file for benefits using paper as electronic systems stagger...

Overwhelmed by a crush of newly jobless residents trying to file for unemployment benefits online or over the phone, the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity rolled out a new option Tuesday — a paper application. The move stems from an executi...

 2020-04-07 22:21 

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Condado de Riverside supera 1.000 casos de coronavirus...

Funcionarios de salud del Condado de Riverside confirmaron 70 nuevos casos de coronavirus, con lo que el total ascendi a 1.016. El nmero de muertes subi de 25 a 28. No hay informacin sobre las tres nuevas muertes en este momento. The post Condado de River...

 2020-04-07 22:20 

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Person stabbed in Palm Springs, suspect in custody...

A suspect is in custody after allegedly stabbing a person in downtown Palm Springs Tuesday afternoon. The incident was reported at around 2:08 p.m. The scene is located near the Castaeda's on the 400 block of S Indian Canyon Drive, located between Ram...

 2020-04-07 22:18 

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Acting secretary of the Navy resigns after calling ousted aircraft carrier captain 'stupid'...

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly resigned on Tuesday, a day after leaked audio revealed he called the ousted commander of the USS Theodore Roosevelt "stupid" in an address to the ship's crew. Modly's resignation comes a little more than ...

 2020-04-07 22:14 

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Jack Dorsey sets aside $1 billion for charity. His initial focus: coronavirus relief efforts...

Twitter co-founder and CEO Jack Dorsey says he's dedicating more than a quarter of his wealth to a new fund for charitable causes, with the immediate focus on coronavirus relief efforts. Dorsey will transfer $1 billion of his equity in Square — ...

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