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Conservative radio host who told his audience they dont need the Covid-19 vaccine if they aren’t at risk, changes his mind after being hospitalized with Covid-19
The recall election that was called in just 38 minutes is expected to cost California more than $270 million
San Francisco becomes first major US city to require proof of *full* vaccination for indoor dining, gyms, theaters, etc. going beyond NYC’s partial vaccination requirement
Breaking: A child under the age of 18 has died of coronavirus in Los Angeles, public health officials announce, in what is believed to be the first child death from the virus in the US. “A devastating reminder that COVID-19 infects people of all ages,” LA health official says.
The gun used in the shooting of federal security officers was an AR-15 style rifle, US attorney says. “They came to Oakland to kill cops,” FBI special agent says.
California Gov Newsom letter to Trump requesting hospital ship: “We project that roughly 56% of our population — 25.5 million people — will be infected with the virus over an eight week period.” (!!)
A huge difference between how Twitter and Facebook handle misinformation from the president