Calif. wildfire: Homes burned, evacuations ordered
A grass fire burning northeast of San Francisco destroyed or damaged about a dozen homes Wednesday and prompted evacuations of several streets, fire officials said. (June 4)
Plus, new wildfires are also breaking out in California, where homes have been destroyed. California Gov. Gavin Newsom has ordered the state police training program to stop teaching officers how to use a hold that can block the flow of blood to the brain. (June 5) Pacific Gas & Electric on Thursday was fined over $3 million for the deaths of 84 people killed in a nightmarish Northern California wildfire ignited by the its long-neglected electrical grid. (June 18) In an effort to curb the spread of COVID-19 at houses of worship, which recently reopened in California, Governor Gavin Newsom has ordered that singing be banned at all services in the state. To date, 650 coronavirus cases have been linked to 40 U.S. churches and religious events. Meanwhile, the Trump administration is pushing hard to reopen school in the fall, but health experts are pushing back, saying that many schools would shut down soon after opening if even once person got COVID-19.