Many U.S. states cut down on Independence Day celebrations

#IndependenceDay is traditionally celebrated with a barbecue and fireworks displays in the U.S. But as the country records more than 50,000 #coronavirus infections a day, many states are cutting down on this year’s activities. #California has recorded some of its highest infection numbers over the last week and officials warn the holiday could be a … Read more Many U.S. states cut down on Independence Day celebrations

California Urges Mask Use Into July 4th Weekend

California is putting up more than 400 billboards around the state to encourage residents to wear masks when they are out in public. “Masks keep Californians healthy,” Gov. Gavin Newsom said. Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/2TwO8Gm QUICKTAKE ON SOCIAL: Follow QuickTake on Twitter: twitter.com/quicktake Like QuickTake on Facebook: facebook.com/quicktake Follow QuickTake on Instagram: instagram.com/quicktake … Read more California Urges Mask Use Into July 4th Weekend

Coronavirus Daily Wrap: Everything You Need to Know for Thursday

For the second day in a row, daily Covid-19 infections in the U.S. topped 50,000 after 56,800 new cases were reported Thursday, jumping the most since May 9 as all but 10 states showed an upswing in cases.  The CDC on Thursday forecast as many as 160,000 people could die from the virus by July 25, … Read more Coronavirus Daily Wrap: Everything You Need to Know for Thursday

California cafe stays alive with charity lunches

Each day, employees at Farley’s East cafe in Oakland, California fix about 200 turkey, ham and egg salad sandwich lunch plates to be distributed free to the homeless, hungry school-age kids, medical professionals at COVID-19 testing sites, and others in need. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from … Read more California cafe stays alive with charity lunches

Newsom Urges Californians to Use Face Masks Into July 4th Weekend

California is putting up over 400 billboards around the state and releasing new public service announcements to encourage residents to wear masks when they are out in the public. The PSAs are being released Thursday in several languages with the theme, “Wear a mask. Slow the Spread.” Gov. Gavin Newsom said he wants the announcements … Read more Newsom Urges Californians to Use Face Masks Into July 4th Weekend

Biden: Jobs Report Is ‘No Victory’ for U.S. With Coronavirus on the Rise

Democratic Presidential candidate Joe Biden says the latest jobs report should not be a ‘victory to be celebrated’ by President Donald Trump while the coronavirus pandemic is on the rise. “We should hope, but there’s no victory to be celebrated. We’re still down nearly fifteen million jobs,” said Biden from his home in Wilmington, Delaware … Read more Biden: Jobs Report Is ‘No Victory’ for U.S. With Coronavirus on the Rise

California Gov. Gavin Newsom Warns of Covid-19 Risk During Fourth of July Celebrations

(July 2) California Governor Gavin Newsom updates on coronavirus in the state a day after he ordered major rollbacks to businesses reopening amid a spike in cases. Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/2TwO8Gm QUICKTAKE ON SOCIAL: Follow QuickTake on Twitter: twitter.com/quicktake Like QuickTake on Facebook: facebook.com/quicktake Follow QuickTake on Instagram: instagram.com/quicktake Subscribe to our newsletter: … Read more California Gov. Gavin Newsom Warns of Covid-19 Risk During Fourth of July Celebrations

Young Americans Are Partying Hard and Spreading Covid-19 Quickly

Covid-19 is increasingly a disease of the young, with the message to stay home for the sake of older loved ones wearing off as the pandemic wears on. The dropping age of the infected is becoming one of the most pressing problems for local officials, who continued Wednesday to set curfews and close places where … Read more Young Americans Are Partying Hard and Spreading Covid-19 Quickly

How Wearing a Face Mask Became a Political Statement in the U.S.

If a world leader in science and technology can’t convince its citizenry to wear face masks amid a raging pandemic, that’s a problem. Such is the reality that America faces as a highly transmissible virus runs riot ahead of Independence Day celebrations. With the nation setting ever higher one-day records for infections, which topped 50,000 … Read more How Wearing a Face Mask Became a Political Statement in the U.S.

Wayne Dupree Show | States start tripping over new COVID uptick before July 4th [STREAMED LIVE]

Beaches in Florida, California, and possibly New York are shutting down operations over the 4th of July weekend due to the uptick in COVID infections. Everyone knew the possibility of coronavirus would spread faster when they pushed #ReOpenAmerica, so what’s the deal? Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on … Read more Wayne Dupree Show | States start tripping over new COVID uptick before July 4th [STREAMED LIVE]

Coronavirus pandemic spread accelerates in US with record daily spike

The US has registered a new record-breaking daily spike of Covid-19 infections, as states were about to reopen parts of their economies. California has decided to make a u-turn and delay the reopening of indoors bars and restaurants. The US “opened too early and the population was not instructed that they had to keep wearing … Read more Coronavirus pandemic spread accelerates in US with record daily spike

Politicians Try to Convince Citizens to Wear a Mask

Jul.02 — Politicians including California Governor Gavin Newsom, former Vice President Joe Biden and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell urge U.S. citizens to wear a mask to prevent the spread of the coronavirus. With the nation setting ever higher one-day records for infections, public health experts worry that not enough Americans grasp the risks of … Read more Politicians Try to Convince Citizens to Wear a Mask

WATCH: McCarthy holds weekly news conference

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