Category : West

by Editor Admin - 4 days ago

Chaos in unemployment insurance

In summary California’s unemployment insurance system, already weak, has been overwhelmed by a flood of claims for payments due to the COVID-19 recession. Long before the COVID-19 shredded California’s economy, the state’s unemployment insurance prog...

by Editor Admin - 4 days ago

Sacramento County Coronavirus Summary: July 9, 2020

In an effort to keep our community informed about the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, The Observer has launched a daily update and information guide to help our audience see the impact the coronavirus is having on Sacramento County. Please note that...

by Editor Admin - 4 days ago

Targeting international students is a dumb move

Far away from my family and friends in Dhaka, Bangladesh, I found a new home in Charlottesville. My father, who also attended university in the states, was a staunch supporter of American colleges, which he considered to be the best in the worl...

by Editor Admin - 4 days ago

Seoul mayor reported missing as police launch search

Park Won-soon was reported missing by his daughter on Thursday, at around 5 p.m. Thursday (4 a.m. ET), according to a police official familiar with the case. Park was elected ​mayor of Seoul in 2011 after his predecessor stepped down followin...