[NFA] President Donald Trump will begin his July Fourth celebrations with a trip to Mount Rushmore on Friday despite concerns about gathering a large crowd during the novel coronavirus pandemic and criticism from Native Americans about the visit. This report produced by Jillian Kitchener.
Amid the remote working boom, tech workers from the San Francisco Bay Area may be fleeing the area due to the COVID-19 pandemic. According to Business Insider, multiple surveys indicate city-dwellers may relocate to smaller, more affordable areas as work from home policies become the norm. Now, a new study places San Jose, California, as one of the best-positioned cities in the US to benefit from the post-pandemic future.
Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan donate $100,000 to eight of their favorite restaurants. The money will help the Bay Area locations fill expenses such as rent, payroll and other necessities. According to Business Insider, the couple have always been generous with their wealth. They promised to donate 99 percent of their Facebook shares before they die as part of The Giving Pledge. Each donation of $100,000 is around 0.000131 percent of Zukerberg’s total wealth.
California Governor Gavin Newsom and local health officials will speak to officials at Tesla Inc. This is after the company ordered workers back on the job, reports Reuters. Tesla workers are returning to work despite ongoing restrictions in Alameda County. Newsom said he honestly expected the plant to open as soon as next week. However, he did not know about the order to return to work. Photographs circulating on San Francisco Bay Area news sites show Tesla's parking lot is full.