Senate Passes $2 Trillion Economic Rescue Package, Largest Relief Bill In U.S. HistoryThe Senate has passed an unparalleled $2.2 trillion economic rescue package steering aid to businesses, workers and health care systems engulfed by the coronavirus pandemic. The 883-page measure is the largest economic relief bill in U.S. history.
UC Berkeley Postpones Commencement Ceremonies Due To Coronavirus PandemicAnnual commencement ceremonies with friends and families have been postponed for the graduating Class of 2020 at University of California at Berkeley, due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Kaiser Cancels $900 Million Headquarters Project In OaklandKaiser Permanente has canceled its $900 million headquarters project in Oakland. Now, Kaiser plans to stay in its existing offices, according to Mayor Libby Schaaf.
Congressman Mark DeSaulnier Remains In ICU; Critical Condition With PneumoniaRep. Mark DeSaulnier, a Democrat who represents the East Bay in Congress and has been hospitalized after falling and fracturing a rib during a recent run, remained in intensive care in a Washington D.C. hospital Tuesday after a weekend downturn in his condition, according to his children.
Coronavirus Shelter-In-Place: Food A Major Priority On Day 2 Of Gov. Newsom's Stay-At-Home Order In CaliforniaOn day 2 of Gov. Gavin Newsom'san unprecedented stay-at-home order to help curb the coronavirus spread, many in Northern California were focusing on the basics and food was a huge priority.
Congressman Mark DeSaulnier's Condition Seriously Deteriorates After Falling During A RunRep. Mark DeSaulnier, a Democrat who represents the East Bay in Congress and has been hospitalized after falling and fracturing a rib during a recent run, has suffered a serious downturn in his condition, according to his chief of staff.
Coronavirus Update: California Legislature Suspends Until April 13, Approves $1B To Fight OutbreakThe California Legislature approved up to $1 billion in new spending on Monday to combat the coronavirus outbreak, then suspended their work for the next month to try and contain the illness.
Facebook, Twitter Describe Russia Trolls' Sophisticated Election InterferenceFacebook and Twitter revealed evidence Thursday suggesting that Russian efforts to interfere in the U.S. presidential election are getting more sophisticated and harder to detect.
Coronavirus Update: Grand Princess Passenger Exodus Grinds On; Some Evacuees Head To Bay Area HotelsPatience was wearing thin early Tuesday among the hundreds of passengers still aboard the coronavirus-stricken Grand Princess, who were awaiting their orders to get off the boat at the Port of Oakland, travel to a military base and begin a mandated 14-day quarantine before they will be allowed to return to their homes.
Neighbors Express Fears, Concerns Over Coronavirus-Stricken Cruise Ship In West OaklandWhen the Grand Princess arrived at port in West Oakland it brought more than just Covid-19. It also brought fear to people in the community.
California Senator Kamala Harris Endorses Joe BidenCalifornia Senator Kamala Harris threw her support behind former Vice President Joe Biden, endorsing her onetime rival for the Democratic presidential nomination as someone who "reflects the decency and dignity of the American people."
Poll: California Voters Would Like To See Michelle Obama On Democratic TicketWhile California voters go to the polls on Super Tuesday to select their choice for the presidential nomination, a poll done in the days leading up to the primary showed overwhelming support for former First Lady Michelle Obama as a running mate on the Democratic ticket in November.
Campaign 2020 Results -- Bay Area County By County Election Results Wondering what's on your local ballot and where vote in the March California Primary Election? Here's links to your local ballots and where to find your polling place.
Campaign 2020 Results -- California Presidential Primary ElectionHere are the results from Tuesday night's California Presidential Primary
Campaign 2020 Results -- Proposition 13 Fund School Facilities Ballot IssueHere are the results from Tuesday night's California Primary involving the Proposition 13 Fund School Facilities ballot issue