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 2020-03-31 22:19 

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Dad lied about coronavirus symptoms to visit wife in delivery room, NY hospital says...

A Rochester, New York man lied about having coronavirus symptoms last week to visit his wife at the maternity ward at Strong Memorial Hospital, media outlets reported. UR Medicine said ... Click to Continue...

 2020-03-31 21:42 

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Trump extends coronavirus safety guidelines as advisers predict soaring US death toll...

President Donald Trump extended federal coronavirus safety guidelines Tuesday after White House advisers and scientific modeling predicted up to 200,000 deaths in the United States. Trump announced the extension of ... Click to Continue...

 2020-03-31 21:17 

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'A war against everyone.' What to know about young people who have died from COVID-19...

Young people are not immune to the effects of coronavirus, which has killed more than 40,000 people worldwide as of March 31, according to Johns Hopkins University. The death rate ... Click to Continue...

 2020-03-31 21:16 

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National Parks are crowded despite coronavirus. Park workers want them to shut down...

More than 1,000 retired, former and current National Park Service employees are calling on the U.S. Department of the Interior secretary to close all national parks during the coronavirus pandemic. ... Click to Continue...

 2020-03-31 20:58 

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Coronavirus pandemic could increase food waste, experts say. How can we stop it?...

The coronavirus is posing another threat: an increase in food waste, experts say. As COVID-19 spreads, people have stockpiled food and other necessities for their homes. And concerns about the ... Click to Continue...

 2020-03-31 20:50 

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'Mini Miracle March' rain pulls SLO County out of drought — at least for now...

The Central Coast's rainy March brought San Luis Obispo County back from the brink of a drought brought on by a very dry winter. U.S. Drought Monitor maps released on ... Click to Continue...

 2020-03-31 20:43 

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Lucia Mar concealed misconduct and wasted $386,000. It's a costly lesson that hurt kids...

The Lucia Mar Unified School District just got handed an expensive lesson in public transparency. The district has been ordered to pay The Tribune more than $80,000 to cover the ... Click to Continue...

 2020-03-31 20:40 

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Gavin Newsom on California coronavirus numbers: 1.6 million file for unemployment, 657 in ICUs...

At his daily briefing Tuesday, Gov. Gavin Newsom laid out the latest California coronavirus numbers. Here's a look at some of the most significant ones he highlighted. 1.6 million file ... Click to Continue...

 2020-03-31 20:30 

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SLO County now has 80 confirmed cases of coronavirus, with 10 patients hospitalized...

San Luis Obispo County has 80 confirmed cases of coronavirus as of Tuesday, with three new patients, according to the county Public Health Department. Of the total cases, 30 have ... Click to Continue...

 2020-03-31 20:17 

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Social distancing just got better: Dolly Parton, LeVar Burton want to read you books...

As people across the country continue social distancing in an effort to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, some celebrities are getting creative with how to entertain their house-bound followers. ... Click to Continue...

 2020-03-31 20:06 

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Look inside a 'sophisticated' 2,000-foot drug tunnel below US-Mexico border...

A 2,000-foot drug tunnel found below the U.S.-Mexico border in San Diego had lights, ventilation and an underground rail system, federal authorities say. The tunnel, which stretched between two warehouses ... Click to Continue...

 2020-03-31 19:56 

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Illinois governor extends stay-at-home order to April 30...

Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker on Tuesday extended his statewide stay-at-home order for three weeks as the nation struggles to contain the spread of the coronavirus. Pritzker set a new deadline ... Click to Continue...

 2020-03-31 19:49 

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What's that howling? Nightly cheering seeks to spread positivity amid lockdowns...

Feeling isolated during the coronavirus pandemic? Some communities are howling to change that — literally. Cities and towns across the country are cheering and howling in the evening to remind ... Click to Continue...

 2020-03-31 19:47 

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Coronavirus: Clovis City Council closes its public meetings, launches prevention measures...

The Clovis City Council chambers were closed to the public on Monday as the members conducted city business online in an attempt to slow the spread of coronavirus. The council ... Click to Continue...

 2020-03-31 19:44 

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Minorities could be at higher risk during the coronavirus pandemic. Here's why...

People of color across the United States could be at a disadvantage as the number of coronavirus cases continues to climb and communities struggle to "flatten the curve," according to ... Click to Continue...

 2020-03-31 19:44 

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Tesla offers free ventilators to hospitals in desperate need from coronavirus, Musk says...

Hospitals are in desperate need of ventilators, a critical piece of medical equipment used to treat coronavirus patients. The number of confirmed cases of coronavirus in the United States has ... Click to Continue...

 2020-03-31 19:29 

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California says no court order needed to force inmate releases over coronavirus fears...

Gov. Gavin Newsom's administration on Tuesday rejected calls for emergency court orders to release prison inmates because of the coronavirus crisis, saying prison officials already are taking sufficient steps to ... Click to Continue...

 2020-03-31 19:13 

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2 more Santa Barbara County sheriff's deputies test positive for coronavirus...

A total of four Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office deputies have tested positive for coronavirus, the agency confirmed Tuesday. The first deputy to be tested was notified that they had ... Click to Continue...

 2020-03-31 19:04 

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Can you sell your California home during the coronavirus shutdown? Here's the latest advice...

Many Californians and Sacramentans who put their homes on the real estate market weeks ago are now taking them off, choosing to sit out the coronavirus crisis and hope for ... Click to Continue...

 2020-03-31 18:56 

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'Like a cruise ship times 100': ASH employees worry about potential coronavirus outbreak...

Atascadero State Hospital employees say they are concerned about safety precautions and staffing levels as administrators try to shield the psychiatric health facility from California's growing coronavirus outbreak. While they ... Click to Continue...

 2020-03-31 18:47 

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Dozens went to Mexico on spring break. Now 28 have coronavirus, Texas officials say...

Twenty-eight people have tested positive for coronavirus after returning to Texas from a spring break trip to Mexico, the Austin Health Department announced Tuesday. A group of roughly 70 people, ... Click to Continue...

 2020-03-31 18:22 

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Joe Buck will do play-by-plays of your home videos — just don't send him raunchy ones...

Boredom makes us do some pretty bizarre things. But this might take the cake. With sports being on hiatus currently thanks to the coronavirus pandemic, fans are looking anywhere and ... Click to Continue...

 2020-03-31 18:22 

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Hospitals accused of firing health workers who speak on COVID-19 equipment shortages...

Healthcare workers could be fired if they speak up about working conditions at hospitals or shortages during the coronavirus pandemic, media outlets reported. The NYU Langone Health system warned employees ... Click to Continue...

 2020-03-31 17:58 

San Luis Obispo Tribune

Here are some cheery ways to fill an Easter basket (and don't skip on the sweets)...

Easter is on its way, pandemic or not. Maybe that means you need to get ready for an Easter Bunny visit at your house. Maybe fill some baskets? I have ... Click to Continue...

 2020-03-31 17:48 

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Coronavirus updates: Cal Poly care site underway; Paso company making plastic gowns...

As the number of local coronavirus cases continue to grow, San Luis Obispo County is preparing for the possibility of thousands of potential local patients, and the needs associated with ... Click to Continue...

 2020-03-31 17:48 

San Luis Obispo Tribune

IRS releases details on how to get your coronavirus stimulus money...

Checks from the coronavirus stimulus package could start going out in the next three weeks, the Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Services said. Most people won't have to do ... Click to Continue...

 2020-03-31 17:35 

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Santa Barbara County adds 20 cases of coronavirus, bringing total to 88...

The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Santa Barbara County jumped to 88 on Monday, and the county's top medical officer called the situation "scary." "The mathematics of this virus ... Click to Continue...

 2020-03-31 17:29 

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Could coronavirus hit again in the fall? Yes, but it will be different, Dr. Fauci says...

Coronavirus likely will make another appearance in the fall, a top health expert says, but it would be a completely different situation than the outbreak happening now. Dr. Anthony Fauci, ... Click to Continue...

 2020-03-31 17:02 

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Teddy Bear Hunt? Neighbors help entertain children during the coronavirus pandemic...

The coronavirus pandemic has provided a wholesome distraction for children across the world: Teddy Bear Hunts. Stuffed animals have appeared in windows of neighborhood homes, offering kids an outdoor activity ... Click to Continue...

 2020-03-31 17:01 

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Coronavirus questions: Sierra Vista ER doctor talks about situation in SLO County...

SLO paywall drop embed Health officials throughout San Luis Obispo County are facing a variety of challenges in preparing for a potential wave of coronavirus patients in coming weeks. At ... Click to Continue...

 2020-03-31 16:57 

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CNN host Chris Cuomo tests positive for coronavirus — but he'll keep doing his show...

Chris Cuomo, host of CNN's "Cuomo Prime Time," has come down with coronavirus but plans to keep doing his nightly show from home, the network says. Cuomo, brother of New ... Click to Continue...

 2020-03-31 16:52 

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See animated map showing spread of coronavirus cases and deaths in California...

Animation shows the spread of coronavirus cases and deaths across California since Feb. 21, 2020, when the virus began to spread rapidly. The first COVID-19 case was in Orange County on Jan. 21.... Click to Continue...

 2020-03-31 16:36 

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McConnell blames Trump impeachment trial for distracting the US from coronavirus...

The Republican leader in the Senate blamed the Democrats' push to impeach the president for distracting the government during the early stages of the coronavirus outbreak. Speaking Tuesday on The ... Click to Continue...

 2020-03-31 16:26 

San Luis Obispo Tribune

Trump finalizes fuel standard for cars, setting up a showdown with California...

The Trump administration announced on Tuesday its long-anticipated plan to lower fuel efficiency standards for automobiles, setting up a showdown with California that has sought to set its own stricter ... Click to Continue...

 2020-03-31 16:13 

San Luis Obispo Tribune

Nextdoor use surges during coronavirus pandemic — for good reasons and bad...

More people are turning to the Nextdoor app during the coronavirus pandemic — and some are using it to shame their neighbors, news outlets report. To help protect against COVID-19, ... Click to Continue...

 2020-03-31 15:59 

San Luis Obispo Tribune

President Trump has a bad case of Semmelweis Reflex. Here's what that means...

It was nice when we looked back at pandemics and thought science had put them in the past. American California was born during a 14-year cholera pandemic, as the disease ... Click to Continue...

 2020-03-31 15:57 

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Watch California cop use mad falconry skills to rescue young owl — again...

Redlands, California, police officer Alex Paredes is an experienced falconer. He put his falconry skills to the test when he rescued a young owl that had fallen from its nest March 29, 2020. Twice in the last month, he's rescued fallen owl chicks. ......

 2020-03-31 15:46 

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Bored while social distancing? Access SiriusXM Premier for free, company says...

SiriusXM satellite radio is offering free access to its Premier Streaming content for non-subscribers through May 15, the company said in a news release. SiriusXM Select and All Access subscribers ... Click to Continue...

 2020-03-31 15:40 

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More companies are furloughing employees. How is it different from getting laid off?...

Companies including Gap, Macy's and Kohl's are furloughing their retail employees during the coronavirus pandemic, media outlets reported. Gap and Kohl's said that employees would retain benefits during the furlough ... Click to Continue...

 2020-03-31 15:37 

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See where COVID-19 could overrun hospitals — if California doesn't add beds or slow spread...

ProPublica and the Harvard Global Health embed As cases of COVID-19 increase across the state, California hospitals are bracing for a spike in patients that could leave them scrambling for ... Click to Continue...

 2020-03-31 15:19 

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This 'chic' Carmel Valley hacienda comes with grove that produces artisan olive oil...

A chic hacienda in Carmel Valley that comes with a mature olive grove used to produce an artisan olive oil is on the market for $4.295 million. The stunning main ... Click to Continue...

 2020-03-31 15:19 

San Luis Obispo Tribune

This hacienda is chic, elegant and has a working olive oil grove...

A Carmel Valley CA house comes with a mature olive grove used in the production of an artisan olive oil. The hacienda style home is for sale $4.295 million. The olives harvested annually to produce N13 Olive Oil. ... Click to Continue...

 2020-03-31 14:53 

San Luis Obispo Tribune

Coronavirus updates: At least 135 dead in California; infections rising in prisons...

The coronavirus pandemic continues to reach somber milestones worldwide and within the United States, where more than 3,000 people have died of the virus, and serious concern is still growing ... Click to Continue...

 2020-03-31 14:50 

San Luis Obispo Tribune

Zoom hackers use porn and racist messages to cut in on video conference calls...

The FBI is now getting involved with curtailing Zoombombing, which has occurred in recent weeks as video conferencing on Zoom has become more widespread during the coronavirus pandemic. Zoombombing occurs ... Click to Continue...

 2020-03-31 14:28 

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1,100 crew members still stuck on cruise ship weeks after docking in Charleston...

A cruise ship docked in the Charleston harbor is going to stay there until at least May 11, according to the South Carolina Ports Authority. But it's unclear what is ... Click to Continue...

 2020-03-31 14:23 

San Luis Obispo Tribune

'There's some Corona for you.' Woman spits on cop after crash, Colorado police say...

A woman who crashed into four parked cars Sunday morning spit on a Colorado police officer and told him, "There's some Corona for you, now all you need is a ... Click to Continue...

 2020-03-31 13:45 

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Walmart workers must have temperature checked every time they go to work, company says...

Walmart announced it will be taking extra precautions as the novel coronavirus continues to spread — including checking employees' temperatures before they start work, the company said. On Tuesday, Walmart ... Click to Continue...

 2020-03-31 12:53 

San Luis Obispo Tribune

Illinois and social distancing: Some counties are doing better than others, data show...

As the coronavirus continues to spread, Illinois is doing a pretty good job social distancing to flatten the curve, data show. Human mobility company Unacast uses anonymous data from cellphones ... Click to Continue...

 2020-03-31 12:30 

San Luis Obispo Tribune

After 3 lawsuits, California prisons agree to offer light duty to pregnant guards...

Female California correctional officers will no longer have to break up inmate fights or carry out other physically demanding tasks while pregnant under a policy change at the state corrections ... Click to Continue...

 2020-03-31 12:25 

San Luis Obispo Tribune

California companies can get $10 million loans from new coronavirus law. Here's how...

More than 763,000 small businesses in California could be eligible for $48 billion worth of help from the economic aid package that became law last week. The estimates from the ... Click to Continue...

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