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Any plans for July 4th weekend? Strict new rules by Gov. Newsom may limit what you can do

2 hours ago   |   ABC

New coronavirus rules for the Fourth of July weekend are putting a stop to many plans. Here's how the new restrictions could impact you and you family:
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San Quentin death row inmate dies amid coronavirus outbreak at prison

3 hours ago   |   ABC

Another San Quentin death row inmate has died but officials say it's unknown at this time if his cause of death is due to the coronavirus.
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Myanmar sets November 8 date for general election

4 hours ago   |   Al Jazeera

The nationwide vote is seen as a test for Aung San Suu Kyi and her ruling National League for Democracy.
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Coronavirus testing demands reaching 'unprecedented levels' amid reports of backlog

5 hours ago   |   ABC

"When the labs said they had no tests, I just felt sick. I knew that people were going to die if we didn't figure out where the disease was."
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Quakes D Lopez out 2-4 weeks after appendectomy

6 hours ago   |   National Post

The San Jose Earthquakes will be short a defender when MLS play restarts next week, as Marcos Lopez underwent an appendectomy on Tuesday.
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Face masks not recommended for elementary school students, pediatric group says

7 hours ago   |   ABC

"Schools are probably not greatly amplifying the spread of the virus." The American Academy of Pediatrics now recommends face coverings for middle and high school grades but...
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Coronavirus Bay Area: San Francisco hospitals prepare for possible surge in COVID-19 cases

8 hours ago   |   ABC   |   2 articles

Hospitals in SF are seeing more people with COVID-19 symptoms in the emergency room and a UCSF doctor is worried that there aren't enough ICU beds to spare for a spike in cases.
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San Francisco to stop releasing mug shots over fears they perpetuate racism

8 hours ago   |   NY Daily News

Even if a person is innocent, their mugshot can live forever on the Internet.
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How California went from model student to pandemic problem child

How California went from model student to pandemic problem child

9 hours ago   |   Politico

SAN FRANCISCO - California was long the nation's shining star on the coronavirus, heralded by national media and White House advisers as an example of how other states could...
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Giants, top pick C Bailey agree to $3.8M signing bonus

10 hours ago   |   Saint Louis Today

SAN FRANCISCO - Catcher Patrick Bailey, the 13th overall pick in last month's amateur draft, has agreed to a minor league contract with the San Francisco Giants that includes a...
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Miami police officer relieved of duty after graphic video involving woman...

Miami police officer relieved of duty after graphic video involving woman surfaces

Graphic video involving police and a woman at the Miami airport quickly prompted rebuke among residents and a top law enforcement official. Read more ...

A 72-year-old woman was gored by a bison at Yellowstone National Park when...

A 72-year-old woman was gored by a bison at Yellowstone National Park when she tried to take a picture

Officials said the woman approached the bison several times before it charged. Read more ...

Police: 24 dead in attack on drug rehab center in Mexico

Police: 24 dead in attack on drug rehab center in Mexico

Gov. Diego Sinhue said drug gangs appear to have been involved. Read more ...

Trump slams House's $1.5T bill as ‘wasteful Green New Deal initiative'

Trump slams House's $1.5T bill as ‘wasteful Green New Deal initiative'

House Democrats on Wednesday passed a $1.5 trillion “green” infrastructure plan that would increase funding to fix US crumbling infrastructure while also adding funding for... Read more ...

Judge deals setback to President Trump policy limiting asylum

Judge deals setback to President Trump policy limiting asylum

A federal judge has knocked down a cornerstone border policy of President Trump's administration regarding asylum in the U.S. Read more ...

1 killed, 4 injured in Indiana while working on professional fireworks display

1 killed, 4 injured in Indiana while working on professional fireworks display

Firefighters said 69-year-old Donald Winters and his friends were preparing for a Fourth of July show for the weekend when something went wrong. Read more ...

Citing racial bias, San Francisco will end mug shots release

Citing racial bias, San Francisco will end mug shots release

San Francisco police say they will stop releasing the mug shots of people who have been arrested unless they pose a threat to the public. Read more ...

Russian voters agree to extend Vladimir Putin's rule to 2036

Russian voters agree to extend Vladimir Putin's rule to 2036

Election officials say a majority of voters have approved amendments to Russia's constitution, allowing President Vladimir Putin to stay in power until 2036. Read more ...

Snakes can glide through the air - and this is how

Snakes can glide through the air - and this is how

For some, the sight of a snake slithering on the ground is scary enough, so how about one launching itself through the air? Read more ...

NYC passes budget that cuts $1 billion from NYPD

NYC passes budget that cuts $1 billion from NYPD

New York City lawmakers approved an austere budget early Wednesday that will shift $1 billion from policing to education and social services in the coming year. Read more ...