Coronavirus Roundup: Surge Expected In Mid-May; Livermore Nurse Joins NYC Battle; Orinda Care Facility Outbreak WorsensThe tsunami of news about the current coronavirus outbreak and now the shelter-in-place can be overwhelming. To help you navigate through what you need to know -- KPIX.com/KPIX 5 News/CBSN Bay Area -- will be publishing a news roundup each morning of the top coronavirus-related stories from the last 24 hours so you can start your day with the latest updated developments.
Gov. Newsom: State Making Progress To Meet Medical Site And Bed Goals For COVID-19 SurgeGov. Gavin Newsom on Monday said the state was making solid progress in meeting goals for the number of medical sites, available beds and personnel California will need to meet the anticipated surge of coronavirus patients.
San Francisco Mayor Renews Plea For State, Federal Help For Anticipated COVID-19 SurgeIn the wake of one death and 178 cases of the novel coronavirus in San Francisco as of Wednesday, city leaders are calling for more federal and state funding ahead of an anticipated surge of cases.
Uber Surge Pricing Reported As BART Delays Leave Commuters Frustrated“BART, and you’re there,” was not a slogan that applied to Wednesday’s commute, and many riders turned to Uber to get across the Bay and around the city.
$470 For A Ride Home? 'Surge' Pricing Leads To Reports Of Shocking Uber Fares After Outside LandsUber prices surged to 500 percent of normal rates after Outside Lands music festival ended, and traffic nightmares began over the weekend. (More via LIVE 105)
4 Hurt In Oakland ShootingA group of people were struck by gunfire in East Oakland Friday night, an Oakland police officer said.