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Joe Biden Picks Kamala Harris as his Vice President

Joe Biden Picks Kamala Harris as his Vice President

Jedd Kowalsky/AFP via Getty Images Joe Biden has announced Kamala Harris will be his running mate for the 2020 presidential race. Harris, the only Black woman in the U.S. Senate, was elected in 2016 after serving as California’s attorney general and before that, served as San Francisco district attorney. If elected, Harris will be the…MORE

Bernie Sanders Endorses Joe Biden For the 2020 Presidential Race

Bernie Sanders Endorses Joe Biden For the 2020 Presidential Race

Win McNamee | Getty Images News Senator Bernie Sanders officially endorsed former Vice President Joe Biden for the 2020 presidential race during a joint livestream today. “I am asking all Americans, I’m asking every Democrat, I’m asking every Independent, I’m asking a lot Republicans, to come together in this campaign, to support your candidacy, which…MORE

Californians May Have Developed Immunity to COVID-19

Californians May Have Developed Immunity to COVID-19

Californians may have developed immunity to the coronavirus. New York’s population is about half the size of California’s, yet the East Coast state has experienced 14 times as many deaths due to the coronavirus and experts are trying to figure out how that is possible. Considering the amount of travel to and from China in…MORE

Governor Gavin Newsom Provides 200 Million Medical Masks Per Month for CA

Governor Gavin Newsom Provides 200 Million Medical Masks Per Month for CA

AP Photo / Rich Pedroncelli, Pool Today, during Governor Gavin Newsom’s press conference he announced that California is starting to create protocols in hospitals to decontaminate used N95 masks with a newly FDA approved technique. The Food and Drug Administration says there is a company in Ohio, Battelle, that is capable of processing up to 80,000…MORE

Bernie Sanders Dropped Out of the 2020 Presidential Race

Bernie Sanders Dropped Out of the 2020 Presidential Race

Scott Eisen | Getty Images News On Wednesday, April 7th, Senator Bernie Sanders ended his presidential campaign, effectively paving the way for former Vice President Joe Biden to take the Democratic presidential nomination and face President Donald Trump this fall. According to USA Today, Sanders’ decision comes after a string of losses to Biden in…MORE

Dr. Jeff VanWingen Provides COVID-19 Grocery Shopping Tips

Dr. Jeff VanWingen Provides COVID-19 Grocery Shopping Tips

  According to his youtube page, “Dr. Jeffrey VanWingen is a practicing family physician in Grand Rapids, MI. Dr. Jeff saw a need to share COVID-19 safety tips. His son Emmanuel recognized the need to use video and social media to get the word out.” In the video he provides plenty of tips and tricks…MORE

Take a virtual tour of the famous Sutro Tower

Take a virtual tour of the famous Sutro Tower

Though almost as iconic as the Golden Gate Bridge now, Sutro Tower’s inception was complex and unwelcome at first. Find out more about your big red and white neighbor, and enjoy the view from this San Francisco icon as we ascend its heights.MORE

Bay Area Fastrak Tolls will not Accept Cash due to Coronavirus

Bay Area Fastrak Tolls will not Accept Cash due to Coronavirus

Karl Nielsen Photography / MTC   In attempt to slow coronavirus, California’s shelter in place will remain in effect until April 7th. Leaving countless companies requiring their employees to work from home and schools across the Bay Area shut down indefinitely. With less commuters, many of the freeways, roads and bridges are empty. However, shelter…MORE