The state's desperate pleas for firefighters overlooks the fact that institutional barriers are preventing thousands of formerly incarcerated women and people of colour with firefighting experience from working as full-time professional firefighters.
On Thursday, amid threats of a shut down, Uber and Lyft drivers in California protested the companies' efforts to avoid classifying them as employees in a statewide day of action.
An influential public health model predicts a huge death toll if states keep easing restrictions and don't make masks mandatory.
The country just recorded its worst day of coronavirus cases yet.
"If anyone is arrested, I ask that it only be me."
"We must not lurch toward the dystopian world of Aldous Huxley’s 'Brave New World' or George Orwell’s '1984'," said a California senator.
Manufacturers of American flags do not seem to be in danger of going out of business.
"My wife and I spent hours talking about it and feeling bad that it wasn’t enough and we couldn’t do more," the landlord said.
The country is "not out of the woods by any means," one health official warns.
"We're sitting ducks," a man serving a life sentence in California told VICE news.
The lawsuit comes after Motherboard analysed the Zoom iOS app and found it sent analytic data to Facebook once opened.
And Amazon is encouraging it.