Italian Police Clash With Demonstrators Protesting Country's New Covid-19 Restrictions
Demonstrators hit the streets in Italy to protest against the country's new Covid-19 measures that impose restrictions on bars and restaurants. The government is also forcing gyms and movie theaters to temporarily shut down to combat the rising coronavirus cases.
Police clashed with farmers protesting agricultural laws in eastern India, Tuesday, December 29.
————————— Californians will face strict limits on in-person gatherings and shopping under new rules announced Thursday by Gov. Gavin Newsom (D) in an attempt to control the rapid spread of COVID-19 infections.
The rules will temporarily close indoor dining, bars, playgrounds, wineries, live sports with crowds, nail and hair salons and other personal services for a three-week period. Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan spoke in a news conference about the rising number of COVID-19 cases in his state, saying he will not implement new restrictions on businesses. A bipartisan group of senators is working on a new COVID-19 relief package, as key assistance programs are set to expire at the end of the month. CBS News chief congressional correspondent Nancy Cordes joined CBSN with the latest.