Gavin Newsom admonishes weekend crowds who flocked to beaches

Los Angeles (AFP) - Governor Gavin Newsom on Monday admonished Californians who flocked to beaches at the weekend, warning that their behavior could reverse progress made in combating the coronavirus pandemic."We can't see images like we saw, particularly on Saturday, in Newport Beach and elsewhere," Newsom said, referring to photos showing thousands of people packing several beaches in southern California amid a heatwave."The virus doesn't take the weekend off because it's a beautiful sunny day around our coasts," he added.The images from Newport Beach and neighboring Huntington Beach have pr...


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