Trump on Friday retweeted a post that criticized the news media for not more aggressively covering the news conference. More broadly, he has helped drive the spread of inaccurate information through a disinformation machine that relies on social media, conservative radio and television outlets and the amplification power of his millions of followers. … [Read more...] about Who needs Russia? Loudest attacks on U.S. vote are from Trump
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6:29 p.m. S.F. Archbishop says lawsuit is possible over closures: With houses of worship restricted to outdoor services only in purple-tier counties — a designation that now includes San Francisco and San Mateo — San Francisco Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone said he plans to confer with lawyers and potentially pursue legal action, calling the restrictions “blatant discrimination” and pointing to the Supreme Court’s recent decision barring restrictions on religious services in New York. “Catholics in San Francisco are absolutely committed to public safety in conducting worship services,” he said in a statement. “Our protocols require masks, social distancing, sanitation and ventilation. But the government still chooses to treat worship as less important than shopping for shoes.” … [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?
“While we know there are many unfounded claims and opportunities for misinformation about the process of our elections, we can assure you we have the utmost confidence in the security and integrity of our elections, and you should too,” the statement said. “When you have questions, turn to elections officials as trusted voices as they administer elections.” … [Read more...] about Top officials: Nov. 3 election most secure in U.S. history