COVID Vaccines: AstraZeneca COVID Vaccine Shows Promise; Late Stage Trials Up To 90% EffectivePharmaceutical company AstraZeneca said Monday that late-stage trials showed its coronavirus vaccine was up to 90% effective, giving public health officials hope they may soon have access to a vaccine that is cheaper and easier to distribute than some of its rivals.
COVID: 'It's Not A Joke, It's Real And It's Scary'; Health Officials Urge Residents To Get TestedWith new COVID cases surging across the San Francisco Bay Area, health officials are delivering a familiar message but it bears repeating. They are urging everyone to get tested.
Point Richmond Businesses Fear Domino-Effect Following Starbucks ClosureSome neighbors who fought to keep a Starbucks from setting up shop in Point Richmond years ago are fighting now even harder to keep it from shutting down.
Cal State East Bay Posts Database With Thousands of Remote Job OpeningsCalifornia State University East Bay published a public database of remote job vacancies across the country to help people struggling to find employment due to the pandemic.
COVID Curfew: San Jose Protesters Defy New State COVID Curfew; Health Order Greeted With Anxiety And AngerThe night-time curfew for most of the Bay Area, for counties in the purple most-restrictive tier, went into effect late Saturday. It was met with anxiety, resignation and anger.
San Francisco Bay Area COVID Roundup: Major Outbreak At Golden Gate Fields; FDA Approves Trump Treatment; Curfew Greeted With DefianceWith a surge in coronavirus cases, the information you need to know is coming fast and furious. Here's a roundup of the COVID stories we've published over the last 24 hours.
COVID Drug: FDA Allows Emergency Use Of Trump Treatment Antibody U.S. health officials Saturday agreed to allow emergency use of a second antibody drug to help the immune system fight COVID-19, an experimental medicine that President Donald Trump was given when he was sickened last month.
COVID NFL: Raiders Activate 7 Defensive Players From COVID-19 List In Time For Chiefs Rematch The Las Vegas Raiders have activated seven players off the COVID-19 list after they missed practice this week as "high risk" close contacts to a teammate who had tested positive.
San Jose Police: No Heavy Enforcement of Curfew Violators PlannedAs California's 10 p.m. curfew neared Saturday, people in San Jose questioned its effectiveness and police said enforcement will be light.
COVID Travel: Coronavirus Warnings Slow Holiday Travel at Bay Area AirportsHealth officials pleaded with people to not travel this Thanksgiving. From the look of things at Bay Area airports, many took that advice to heart.
Few Signs of Pre-Thanksgiving Pandemic Panic Buying in East BayThe surge in COVID-19 cases has reportedly caused a new round of panic buying days before the Thanksgiving but worries about a lack of toilet paper may be overblown.
COVID Outbreak Keeps Live Racing At Golden Gate Fields On Hold; More Than 200 Workers Test Positive For COVIDGolden Gate Fields will extend its suspension of live racing through the end of the month due a major COVID-19 outbreak among the horse track's staff, officials said.
COVID Travel: Hawaii Imposes New COVID-19 Travel Restrictions; Holiday Travel Plans DisruptedLess than a month after several airlines restated flights to Hawaii from San Francisco Bay Area airports, the surge in new COVID cases threw holiday travel plans to the sunny Islands into jeopardy.
San Francisco Bay Area COVID Roundup: New Cases May Overwhelm Santa Clara Hospitals; Newsom Child Under Quarantine; Stanford-WSU Game CanceledWith a surge in coronavirus cases, the information you need to know is coming fast and furious. Here's a roundup of the COVID stories we've published over the last 24 hours.
Gov. Newsom's Child Quarantined for Possible COVID-19 ExposureOne of Gov. Gavin Newsom's children may have been exposed to the coronavirus at school and is in quarantine, a spokesman said Friday.