California Sees No Link From School Openings to Virus Spread

SACRAMENTO — California has not seen a link between the reopening of K-12 schools for in-person learning and increased coronavirus transmission, the state's top public health official said Tuesday. Dr. Mark Ghaly, the state's Health and Human Services secre...
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California May Pause Student Fitness Tests Due to Bullying

SACRAMENTO — The governor of California wants to pause physical education tests for students over concerns with bullying and discrimination. H.D. Palmer, spokesman for the Department of Finance, said the state has received complaints that the current examin...
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Kaiser Commits $130 Million to Train 10,000 for Medical Jobs

Kaiser Permanente and its labor partner are teaming up to create Futuro Health, a $130 million nonprofit to address California's healthcare worker shortage. Listen to this article: