Los Angeles–As COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations continue to rise here and across California, Los Angeles County announced more business closure today. The revised Health Order requires the closure of additional indoor operations for certain sectors which promote the mixing of populations beyond households and make adherence to physical distancing with face coverings difficult: Gyms and
On March 13, four months ago today, we made the difficult decision to close our schools to prevent the spread of the coronavirus. Much has changed since that time: New research is available, additional information on school safety experiences from around the world, and updated health guidelines from state and county leaders. Unfortunately, much of
Sacramento, CA—There are 312,344 confirmed coronavirus cases to date in California, according the California Department of Public Health. California’s positivity rate– a key indicator of community spread – is trending upward in the 14-day average. And hospitalization rates are also trending upward in the 14-day average. There have been 5,275,695 tests conducted in California. This
Boston, MA–A California couple has agreed to plead guilty to conspiracy charges in connection with securing the fraudulent admission of their daughter to the University of Southern California as a purported athletic recruit. Diane Blake, 55, and Todd Blake, 54, both of Ross, Calif., will plead guilty before U.S. District Court Judge Nathaniel M. Gorton
Columbus, OH–A rheumatology professor and researcher with strong ties to China has been arrested and charged with grant fraud for not disclosing that he was engaged in a sophisticated scheme to use approximately $4.1 million in grants from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to develop China’s expertise in the areas of rheumatology and immunology.
By Neil Foo Kuala lumpur — Thousands of people around the world are undergoing human vaccination experiments trials by the COVID-19 Vaccine development program carried out by China, the United States and Europe are in intensive progress. However, this process generally takes at least one year or 18 months historically. The discovery of vaccines may
WASHINGTON – The Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) announced modifications Monday to temporary exemptions for nonimmigrant students taking online classes due to the pandemic for the fall 2020 semester. The U.S. Department of Homeland Security plans to publish the procedures and responsibilities in the Federal Register as a Temporary Final Rule. Temporary exemptions for