These days home is an RV without electricity or running water, parked in the backcountry of Foresthill, a tiny town northeast of Sacramento. It's easy to take work home here; outside her front door sits the claim she's mined and made a living from for the past eight years. … [Read more...] about Bay Area native trades Silicon Valley lifestyle for gold mining
Airlines park planes in Southwestern desert amid coronavirus pandemic The coronavirus pandemic has cancelled thousands of flights, grounding airplanes across the world. Some airlines are sending their planes to temporary homes in the Southwest desert where they can be cared for long-term. Two airports in Arizona are now packed with planes from Delta, Frontier, American, and United just to name a few. The extra business is helping create revenue and hire new employees. … [Read more...] about United Airlines mandates face masks for flight attendants as part of latest operational changes
“I was kind of like bummed putting my dress on because I was sad; I don't get to wear it to my senior prom. After leaving it and having that time with him because it was the first time I had seen him in two months, it was like, really fun, and I'm really glad that he did that.” … [Read more...] about North Carolina boy, 7, throws personal prom for babysitter after hers was canceled
Mike Douglass, owner of the East J Barbershop, mops the floor of his shop on May 27 in Sacramento, Calif. Douglass said he will reopen in a few days so he has time to get his shop ready to adhere to the new guidelines that must be followed due to the coronavirus pandemic. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli) … [Read more...] about What will hair salons, barber shops look like in post-quarantine America?
“Within that data that we get, we generate a score [for] the traveling public. Are they maintaining social distancing? If they are not, what is it that we need to do to enhance that there? Do we need to increase our signage? Do we need to do more audio announcements? We're able to examine that and then we're able to patrol that,” Jenkins said. … [Read more...] about Airports embracing new social distancing technology that can track travelers’ movements while in line