As the virus spreads, the number of seriously ill patients is increasing, with hospitalizations up 38% in the past two weeks. The death toll, which was relatively flat in May and June, is up nearly 20% in July, according to state data. Of California's 58 counties, 30 have landed on the state's watch list for increased spread. In the Bay Area, Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, Napa, Santa Clara, Sonoma and Solano are all on the list of jurisdictions being monitored by the state. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus cases in California are surging: When will the spike end?
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Karasek said Turner’s sentence “sends a message to survivors that if this happens to you, things won’t work out for you. I was infuriated at the sentence, but I wasn’t surprised. I remember when (Turner) was found guilty. I said, ‘I bet he’s hardly going to serve time because rapists never serve time.’ I wish I had been proven wrong.” … [Read more...] about Outrage growing over judge’s sentencing in Stanford sex assault
Robot cooks haven’t always been successful. Spyce, a Boston restaurant with a robot-run kitchen, closed in November to retool its menu. Zume, a Silicon Valley startup that made pizzas with robots, shut down its pizza business in January. It’s now making face masks and biodegradable takeout containers. … [Read more...] about Demand For Robot Cooks Rises As Kitchens Combat COVID-19