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Medical staff in protective gear administer a test for COVID-19.
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AP News
March 20, 2020 - 12:11 pm
New York state joined California on Friday in ordering nearly all residents to stay home, as governors watched with growing alarm as southern Europe buckled under the strain of the coronavirus outbreak. Read the latest here.
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In this satellite image provided by Maxar Technologies, the Grand Princess cruise ship is seen as it was preparing to dock at the Port of Oakland in Oakland, Calif., Monday, March 9, 2020.
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AP News
March 10, 2020 - 11:44 am
Thousands of passengers aboard a cruise ship struck by the coronavirus waited anxiously Tuesday for their turn to leave the vessel, even if it meant being shipped to military bases for weeks of quarantine. Read more here.
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Washington Gov. Jay Inslee, joined by Nathan Weed, left, Dept. of Health incident commander, tours the group of RV's set-up for potential isolation and quarantine of COVID-19 patients in Grand Mound, Wash.
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AP News
March 05, 2020 - 10:38 am
Federal authorities announced an investigation of the Seattle-area nursing home at the center of an outbreak of the new coronavirus as the U.S. death toll climbed again, including the first fatality outside Washington state. Read more here.
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Sen. Bernie Sanders
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AP News
March 02, 2020 - 3:13 pm
Tuesday is the biggest day of the primary calendar, when 14 states from the Atlantic to the Pacific vote on the Democratic presidential nominee. The roster includes the nation's two most populous states, California and Texas, and nearly one-third of all the delegates at July's Democratic National...
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A person enters NorthBay VacaValley Hospital, where a woman diagnosed with coronavirus previously sought treatment, on Thursday, Feb. 27, 2020, in Vacaville, Calif.
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AP News
February 28, 2020 - 8:57 pm
California health officials on Friday confirmed the second case of novel coronavirus in the United States believed to have been transmitted to a person who didn’t travel internationally or come in close contact with anyone who had it. Read more here.
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In this image from a video taken on Monday, Feb. 17, 2020, U.S. passengers who evacuated off the quarantined cruise ship the Diamond Princess, board a Kalitta Air plane bound for the U.S., at Haneda airport in Tokyo.
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AP News
February 17, 2020 - 12:09 pm
Two charter flights carrying cruise ship passengers from Japan landed at military bases in California and Texas overnight, starting the clock on a quarantine period to ensure passengers don't have the new virus that's been spreading in Asia. Read more here.
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US Wine Sales
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CNN
February 17, 2020 - 9:15 am
The price of wine is expected to drop to its lowest levels in five years thanks, in part, to a surplus of California grapes. Read more here.
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In this Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2020, file photo, investigators work at the scene of a helicopter crash that killed former NBA basketball player Kobe Bryant, his 13-year-old daughter, Gianna, and seven others, in Calabasas, Calif.
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AP News
February 07, 2020 - 3:55 pm
Wreckage from the helicopter that crashed last month and killed Kobe Bryant, his daughter and seven others did not show any outward evidence of engine failure, the National Transportation Safety Board said Friday. Read more here.
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Civil rights leader Bayard Rustin at the New York Hilton in 1970
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AP News
February 05, 2020 - 10:48 am
California's governor announced Wednesday that he is posthumously pardoning a gay civil rights leader while creating a new pardon process for others convicted under outdated laws punishing homosexual activity. Read more here.
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Kobe Bryant tribute at Super Bowl
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AP News
February 04, 2020 - 3:42 pm
A public memorial has been announced for three of those killed along with Kobe Bryant when their helicopter crashed in foggy weather last month outside Los Angeles. Read more here.
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