LA County Supervisor Sheila Kuehl talks about this COVID-19 surge, balancing the health crisis with the economic crisis, possible fines for not wearing masks, and mixed messaging…
Jul. 2from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
“What’s going to happen is in our control.…The Fourth of July is associated with lots of partying and drinking, and that sort of leads to some opportunities for poor judgment,” says…
Jul. 2from KCRW Features
Options for watching professional sports are limited during this holiday weekend.
Jul. 2from Greater LA
What happens when the Fourth of July, a national holiday known for barbequing, fireworks, and partying, coincides with an international pandemic?
The coronavirus has caused unemployment to skyrocket across the county to more than 20%. Along with that rising number?
Ahead of the Fourth of July weekend, Governor Gavin Newsom ordered that dining rooms in 19 counties must close again. The closures will last at least three weeks.
Scientific evidence shows that wearing a mask can protect both the wearer and the community around them from COVID-19.
Jul. 2from To the Point
There are up to 2.5 million undocumented people living in California.
Jul. 1from Greater LA
Governor Gavin Newsom says the state is shutting down indoor operations at restaurants, wineries, tasting rooms, movie theaters, museums and more in 19 counties , including LA…
The number of COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations are up in LA County, as well as the infection rate.
Jul. 1from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Heading into July, coronavirus is spreading in California, rent is due in one day, and extra unemployment benefits will run out soon. At least 40 million Americans are out of work.
Jun. 30from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
California reported more than 7,000 new COVID-19 cases on Monday — the largest daily jump so far. Other parts of the U.S.
As COVID-19 cases increase, hospitals are considering postponing elective procedures. That means another financial shock for doctors not involved in emergency care.
At a skatepark in downtown Santa Barbara, adjacent to the ocean, a dozen masked crusaders wheel down a cement slope.
“I wanted to get over my irrational fear of ramps, and also,…
Jun. 29from Greater LA
Ten days ago, bars reopened in LA County after being closed for months due to the coronavirus. Nine days ago, half a million people went out for a drink.
Jun. 29from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Hollywood remains desperate to get back to business, but with COVID-19 cases spiking across the country , any major reopening is likely a long way off.
Jun. 26from The Business
Harvard professor Joseph Allen makes the case for why kids should return to physical classrooms this fall.
Jun. 26from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Professional baseball and basketball are resuming next month. Opening day for baseball is tentatively set for July 24. For the NBA, it’s July 30.
This week started with California reporting more than 6,000 new cases of coronavirus a day. That’s a record — double the average daily numbers from a couple of weeks ago.
Jun. 25from Press Play with Madeleine Brand