California shuts bars, indoor dining and most gyms, churches

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Newsom: More California counties must roll back reopening

California Governor Gavin Newsom announced on Monday the closing of all indoor operations across all counties in multiple sectors as COVID-19 cases in the state surge.

The roll back targets restaurants, wineries, movie theaters, family entertainment, zoos, museums, and cardrooms. He also imposed additional restrictions on the 30 counties now with rising numbers, including the most populated of Los Angeles and San Diego, by ordering worship services to stop and gyms, hair salons, indoor malls and offices for noncritical industries to shut down. The order affects more than 30 counties in the state, or about 80 percent of California's population.

Seoul Debates How To View Mayor's Death As Sexual Harassment Allegations Emerge
The daughter of military dictator Park Chung Hee, Mrs Park was the first woman to be elected president of South Korea in 2012. Early on Friday, police confirmed that a sexual harrassment complaint had been filed against Park by a former secretary.


On Monday, California reported 8,358 new confirmed cases and 23 new deaths, making for a total of 329,162 cases and 7,040 deaths statewide. Bars must also close entirely. Public health officials praised the state's quick action, marveling at how the nation's most populous state kept its cases and hospitalizations low while states like NY and New Jersey struggled to contain the highly contagious disease.

Citing "skyrocketing infection rates", California's two largest school districts - serving the Los Angeles and San Diego areas - announced Monday that they would continue with online learning in the fall, rather than opening schools for in-person education.

Economy adds 953,000 jobs in June, unemployment rate falls
It's down 42,900 from February, the last month before restrictions to contain the virus began choking the economy . A woman checks out a jobs advertisement sign during the COVID-19 pandemic in Toronto on Wednesday, April 29, 2020.


Last week, the World Health Organization (WHO) said that the COVID-19 global death toll could grow more quickly in the future. Cases have increased 47% over the past two weeks, while hospitalizations have jumped 28% during the same time period.

102 new cases, 3 deaths in Douglas County
Hospital activity is displayed by regions on the Iowa Department of Pubic Health website , coronavirus .iowa.gov. Marshall County is in Regional Medical Coordination Center Region 1, which has 59 hospitalized patients.


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