Everybody agrees that top-tier players such as Heisman Trophy winner Joe Burrow of LSU or defensive end Chase Young of Ohio State won't be hurt by the cancellations. They did enough in their college careers — and it's all on tape. Plus, they met with team officials and went through the medical checks at the NFL's annual scouting combine in Indianapolis. … [Read more...] about Pro day cancellations forcing changes to NFL draft process
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5:50 p.m. Trump says he would wear face covering ‘if I thought it was important’: President Trump was asked at his Sunday briefing if his wife Melania has encouraged him to wear a face covering since in a tweet she encouraged people to take seriously the Centers for Disease Control recommendations to do so. Trump said: “I would wear one. I just generally am not in a … Would you like me to wear one right now answering your question? That would be a little awkward, I guess. No, I mean, again, I would wear one if I thought it was important. She likes the idea of wearing it, yeah, she does. A lot of people do. Again, it’s a recommendation and I understand that recommendation and I’m OK with it.” Reporters also asked Dr. Anthony Fauci, the U.S.’s top infectious disease expert, why he was not wearing a face mask at the briefing. “There are a couple of reasons,” Fauci said. “One of them is that part of the — in fact, the … [Read more...] about Coronavirus live updates: Patients rush to join tests of drug made by Bay Area’s Gilead
“Everyone understands that there is power in numbers and that we’re in a unique time where so many people are in the same position,” said Carroll Fife, director of the Alliance of Californians for Community Empowerment who has organized months-long rent strikes in Oakland and San Francisco and who is also a cofounder of Moms 4 Housing, the group of mothers who occupied an investor-owned home in the Bay Area and, after being evicted from it, cut a deal to purchase the home. Her organization has been flooded with requests for help since the coronavirus began destroying the workforce. … [Read more...] about A Management Company Emailed Hundreds Of Tenants, Demanding They Pay The Rent. It Backfired.
Choice heard enough stories about her mom that she was the first player she wanted to emulate. Consistent with Choice’s three idols, Phillips “played with a lot of heart, hustled and always guarded the team’s best player, I heard,” her daughter said. … [Read more...] about Cardinal Newman guard Anya Choice is Chronicle’s Girls Player of the Year
She added: “By providing sanitary products for free, universally, not only do we side step the cost of means testing but also make the statement that access to sanitary products is a basic human right for all, uniting our population in a shift towards equality.” … [Read more...] about What is the tampon tax and when will it be scrapped?
During this time of uncertainty and exponential change in our society, Jewish National Fund-USA's (JNF-USA) affiliate ALEH Negev-Nahalat Eran, a world class rehabilitative village located in the heart of the Negev, is doing its best to take care of Israel's most vulnerable while ensuring that no member of society is endangered or left behind. At ALEH Negev, where children and adults with severe and complex disabilities are cared for, the facility's primary concern is ensuring the safety and continued health of their residents, all of whom have compromised immune systems and weak respiratory functions. … [Read more...] about Coping With Change to Help Those Who Need It Most
Like other world leaders today (Italy’s Giuseppe Conte, Germany’s Angela Merkel, France’s Emmanuel Macron, et alia), Donald Trump is earning the highest job approval numbers of his presidency. It makes sense; we want our leaders to succeed in their fight against the virus, and the clock. … [Read more...] about GOODMAN: President Trump Is Taking The Lead In The Campaign To Save America
Mumbai: With television and film shootings have come to an indefinite halt due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic and the subsequent nationwide lockdown, Salman Khan's much-anticipated film Radhe: Your Most Wanted Bhai might not hit the theatres on Eid 2020. Reportedly, the cast and crew of the film are yet to shoot for the last leg of Radhe. However, it can now happen only after the situation normalises. Reports further suggest that the shooting of the film would have been over by now but the Thailand schedule, which included a song featuring Salman and Disha Patani, had to be cancelled because of COVID-19. Untitled Carousel Salman to miss nephew's funeral due to lockdownSalman, who is currently in quarantine with his family at his Panvel house, will be unable to attend the funeral of his nephew due to the nationwide lockdown. … [Read more...] about Salman Khan’s Radhe to not release on Eid 2020?
For many staff members and residents at the S.F. facility for the sick and elderly, all they can do is hope they are not carrying the coronavirus. As of Sunday, 11 Laguna Honda workers and three residents tested positive for the coronavirus. The city’s health department has been slow to test people in an impacted unit and inconsistent in enforcing a quarantine. … [Read more...] about Bay Briefing: Coronavirus — ‘The more we learn, the more we can fight’
8:27 p.m. San Francisco delays property-tax deadline to May 4. San Francisco has pushed back the deadline for paying the second installment of this year’s property taxes without a penalty from April 10 until May 4, the first business day after San Francisco’s shelter-in-place order ends. “Taxpayers who are unable to pay by this date for reasons related to COVID-19 should submit a request for a penalty waiver request online,” the city’s Treasury and Tax Collector says on its website. Although the April 10 deadline is state law, a provision says a county can waive penalties for an individual taxpayer if a late payment “is due to reasonable cause and circumstances beyond the taxpayer’s control.” Taxpayer and business groups last week urged Gov. Gavin Newsom to delay the property tax deadline statewide. In a statement, the California State Association of Counties said that delaying any payments beyond April 10 “for individuals or … [Read more...] about Coronavirus live updates: Number of SF inmates down by nearly half