"You are forcing us to step in for public health reasons to say no, we’re not going to allow that," the city's mayor said of businesses not following rules.
“You might as well put a sticker on the window that says ‘come take my stuff,’" said an exasperated Alex Villanueva, the Los Angeles County sheriff.
The ratcheting up of tensions comes as Beijing is hounded by questions over alleged missteps in its initial response to contain the virus.
Colleges are laying off their adjunct faculty, which mostly consists of women and people of color.
Doctors told Ron Panzok's family to prepare for his death. They refused.