Riverside County Offers Virus Testing to All Who Seek It

RIVERSIDE — A Southern California county on Friday said it would offer free coronavirus testing to any resident who wants it. Riverside County health officials said testing will be available to residents even if they don't have symptoms of the virus. So far...
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FDA Approves 5-Minute Coronavirus Test

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has cleared a new rapid test from Abbott Laboratories, which the company says can detect the coronavirus in about 5 minutes. Medical device maker Abbott ann...

‘Vaxxed II’ Bus Rolls Into Clovis. Wants to Hear Stories.

Vaccine safety has lead to emotional — and, on social media, not so civil — debate. The question of whether childhood vaccines are safe and tested thoroughly, along with government laws mandating vaccinations to attend schools, have lead to protests, accusa...
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Stockton Tests Yang’s Buzzy Campaign Idea for Income

STOCKTON — Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang wants to give cash to every American each month. "I've never been able to do that. I thought it was just the coolest thing. I like it because I feel more independent, like I'm in charge. I really have...