Senate Passes $483 Billion Aid Package To Restart Small Business Loan Program; Now To House, Trump's ApprovalThe Senate passed a $483 billion aid package. Some $331 billion will go to restart a small-business payroll loan program (PPP) that ran out of money last week. Also, $75 billion goes hospitals, and $25 billion to boost testing.
Coronavirus Update: Dow Has Best Day Since 1933 As Congress Nears Deal On $2 Trillion Stimulus PackageThe Dow Jones Industrial Average surged to its best day since 1933 as Congress and the White House neared a deal on Tuesday to inject nearly $2 trillion of aid into an economy ravaged by the coronavirus.
1 Million Vacation Bible Schoolers In 'Everest'-Themed Church Program Sold Before Deadly EarthquakeCall it the Hand of Providence or an awkward coincidence, but this summer more than 1 million children are attending a Mount Everest-themed Vacation Bible School program produced and sold months before the 7.8 magnitude quake struck Nepal, killing nearly 9,000 people and injuring over 23,000.
How To Help Victims Of Quake-Ravaged Nepal Desperately In NeedThe massive earthquake centered in Nepal has killed more than 3,900 people and the number continues to rise. Here are some of the organizations that are already in the region and working with the victims who are desperately in need of help:
Jim Harbaugh Comes To Aid Of Crash Victims On Icy Michigan HighwayFormer San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh is making even more new fans as head coach of the University of Michigan football team by coming to the aid of car crash victims Tuesday.
Hayward After-School Aide Charged With Sexually Abusing 12-Year-OldA female after-school program coordinator at a Hayward Catholic school has been arrested on suspicion of sexually abusing a male student beginning when he was 12, police said Monday.
Bay Area Nurses Departing For Typhoon Relief In PhilippinesA group of nurses from the Registered Nurse Response Network were set to depart from San Francisco International Airport Thursday night for the Philippines to help provide relief to victims of Typhoon Haiyan.
California Students Fail To Claim Millions In Financial AidMillions of dollars in financial aid is being unclaimed by California low-income students qualified for college.
California To Seek Federal Aid For Tsunami DamageCalifornia emergency officials said they hope to complete a tsunami damage estimate as early as next week to submit to the federal government in an aid request for wave-battered harbors.
Bay Area Charities Seek Donations For Japan Quake, Tsunami VictimsBay Area charities encouraged people to donate money to assist the response to a devastating earthquake and tsunami that struck off the northeast coast of Japan on Thursday night.
Youngest Pakistani Flooding Victims Still Need Help
Pakistan Accepts Indian Aid for Flood Relief
More Than 40 Percent Leave Obama Mortgage Aid Program