Colorado was the first state to report a case of the COVID-19 variant on December 29. Other states have since followed.
The protest took place soon after California recorded its highest number of COVID-19 related deaths.
The California Employment Development Department has suspended payments on benefit claims for accounts considered high risk amid fears of fraud.
An official from Kaiser Permanente San Jose Emergency Department has confirmed that 43 staffers had contracted the disease between December 27, 2020 and January 1, 2021.
There were 21,449 COVID-19 patients in California hospitals as of Thursday and more than 4,500 in intensive care.
Several popular television shows including "Brooklyn Nine-Nine" and "NCIS" have recently paused filming amid a surge of COVID-19 in California.
Orange County District Attorney Todd Spitzer described the after-hours operation of the Eastend Bar as a "blatant disregard of the local and state health orders."
Up to 40 percent of L.A. County front-line workers who were given priority access to the COVID-19 vaccine have declined to take it.
The two tribal casinos operate under federal law on federally protected land, which means Gov. Gavin Newsom's ban on indoor entertainment does not apply to them.
California reported a record number of new COVID-19 deaths on Wednesday.
The first U.S. case of the new variant was reported Tuesday in Colorado.
A California man was caught on video shouting racial slurs at a woman filming him after he allegedly didn't respect social distancing guidelines inside a store.
"We are just really scared to get her sick. None of us want to be the reason anything happens to her," said granddaughter, Rozanna Handrich.
A 25 second clip posted on Facebook appears to show an officer sat on the canine in a parking lot, during what Vacaville Police Department said was a training exercise.
The Rescue California campaign, which seeks to recall the California governor, received $500,000 in donations from a consulting firm and $100,000 from a venture capital firm.
The ICU capacity within the Southern California region was at 0 percent on Tuesday, according to state health officials.
Los Angeles County is confronting the most significant increase in COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations in California.
The inmate is among more than 1,800 inmates who were ordered to be released early under a court ruling to ensure social distancing measures can be implemented.
The small business owner has not closed his restaurant's outdoor patio to the public, which violates terms of Los Angeles County's updated COVID-19 orders.
The Honda which was found in Grand Terrace also appeared to have been involved in a shooting.
The Martin Luther King Jr. Community Hospital in South Los Angeles reports seeing over 100 patients a day.
Santa Clara County counsel James Williams described the situation as "quite concerning and a bit ironic."
Mayor London Breed called the appointment of Alex Padilla to fill Harris' Senate seat a "real blow" to the African American community.
The blaze broke out near Fallbrook, California, late Wednesday night and quickly spread to Camp Pendleton, prompting evacuations.
The blaze had burned at least 300 acres just hours after it broke out in Fallbrook, California, late Wednesday night.
"We are getting slaughtered in the ER. We literally had to do a blood transfusion in the hallway," said Rasha Tran, a registered nurse at West Anaheim Medical Center.
"I'm seeing people die alone," said Vanessa Walker, doctor of osteopathic medicine, in the video. "I'm seeing nurses exhausted, missing their families."
The man is accused of brutally attacking the 82-year-old man at Antelope Valley Hospital in Lancaster, California.
A man and a woman were seen arguing near the cash registers before the man pulled out a gun, shot the woman and fled the scene, police say.
"There was an incident this afternoon at the San Ysidro Port of Entry at about 2 p.m. that resulted in fatal injuries," U.S. Customs and Border Protection said in a statement on Tuesday.