San Francisco residents woke to an eerie scene of fog blasting off the Pacific and ash settling on cars, sidewalks and plants. The San Francisco Department of Emergency Management issued an air quality advisory Sunday, cautioning children, the elderly and people with heart or lung conditions to avoid exerting themselves. Officials warned that hazardous conditions could persist through Monday. … [Read more...] about Yolo County fire grows to 32,500 acres, crosses into Napa County
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Colorado’s youth turned out to vote in record numbers this year, and at one of the highest rates in the country. Nationwide, young voters — particularly those of color — fueled President-elect Joe Biden’s path to victory, according to early research from Tufts University’s Center for Information and Research on Civic Learning and Engagement. Experts credit a variety of factors for the high level of engagement, including targeted turnout efforts. … [Read more...] about Colorado’s young voters turned out in record numbers, largest bloc in the state
2:55 p.m. LA County public health director urges people to stay home: Los Angeles County’s temporary stay at home order bans all private and public gatherings with people from more than one household, except for faith-based services and protests, said Dr. Barbara Ferrer, the county’s public health director. The stay-at-home order begins Monday and will last until at least Dec. 20. “Please do not gather with people outside your household,” Ferrer said. “We are really trying to ensure that for the next three weeks we are doing everything we can to get the surge to decrease. We can still turn it around, but it will take significant collective action.” The daily rate of positive tests had reached 7.4% -- double what it was two weeks ago, Ferrer said. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus live updates: Bay Area daily case numbers hit new record
A lack of linebackers could be one of their issues. Warner was the only linebacker on their active roster who was available to practice on Thursday or Friday because Demetrius Flannigan-Fowles (hamstring) is out and Dre Greenlaw and Azeez Al-Shaair had to quarantine because of non-COVID-19 illnesses. Both players, who have to be asymptomatic in order to play, are questionable for the game. … [Read more...] about Does the 49ers’ defense have an inside edge on Rams?
Arranged marriages in Indian culture often begin when parents realize that their child is “of age.” For women, this is usually their early 20s; for men, this can be a bit later but is often tied to when they have completed their education and have a stable job. Parents and other older relatives will screen their social circles or put an ad in the newspaper for potential matches. In some cases, they will hire a matchmaker. … [Read more...] about Bay Area couples share their stories of arranged marriage