San Francisco, San Mateo counties move to purple tier

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. (KRON) – San Francisco and San Mateo counties are moving backward to the most restrictive purple tier. The state is saying it’s necessary based on the data that is coming in amid the coronavirus pandemic. San Francisco will enter the purple tier tomorrow at noon, according to Mayor London Breed on Twitter. […]

Santa Clara County health officials give COVID-19 update

SANTA CLARA County, Calif. (KRON) – The county of Santa Clara has announced revisions to the coronavirus guidelines amid rising cases and hospitalizations. The surge of cases in Santa Clara has shattered records today by more than 200 cases. County officials say it has the highest case rate than any other county in the bay […]

Pennsylvania high court rejects lawsuit challenging election

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania’s highest court on Saturday night threw out a lower court’s order preventing the state from certifying dozens of contests on its Nov. 3 election ballot in the latest lawsuit filed by Republicans attempting to thwart President-elect Joe Biden’s victory in the battleground state. The state Supreme Court, in a unanimous […]

Ex-Trump campaign aide sues over Russia probe surveillance

WASHINGTON — A former Trump campaign associate who was the target of a secret surveillance warrant during the FBI’s Russia investigation says in a federal lawsuit that he was the victim of “unlawful spying.” The suit from Carter Page alleges a series of omissions and errors made by FBI and Justice Department officials in applications […]

NFL disqualifies Broncos QBs for not wearing masks, sources say

By ARNIE STAPLETON ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Denver Broncos won’t have any of their four quarterbacks available Sunday when they face the New Orleans Saints because of coronavirus concerns. Starter Drew Lock, backup Brett Rypien and practice squad veteran Blake Bortles were deemed high-risk close contacts with No. 3 quarterback Jeff Driskel on Wednesday, […]

Man taken to hospital after being shot by St. Paul officers

St. Paul police officers shot a man in the North End on Saturday night, according to the police department. The man was taken to Regions Hospital for treatment. Information about his condition wasn’t immediately available. The shooting happened about 9:15 p.m. in the 1000 block of Rice Street. Police said on Twitter that the department’s […]