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Pulte homes buys San Mateo site for big residential development

Pulte Homes intends to build a big residential development called One 90 that would replace the Waters Technology Park near the interchange of U.S. 101 and State Route 92 in San Mateo.

Three US states report record rise in COVID-19 deaths

With more than 3.3 million cases, the United States ranks first in the world in cases per capita along with Peru. With more than 135,000 deaths, the United States ranks seventh in fatalities per capita among the 20 countries with the most cases.

Photos: Ex-Symantec CEO sells Hillsborough mansion for $6.3 million

The Hamptons-style property, built in 2016, features a heated loggia, a large deck with recessed spa and a sprawling lawn.

California’s coronavirus U-turn a ‘devastating’ hit to economy

One reason the state's economy can't regain its former strength is a noteworthy level of public reluctance to wear masks and practice social distancing. These practices are good medicine as well as good for business, too.

Biden unveils $2 trillion clean-energy proposal

Biden has argued his climate plan will help spark a revival of the nation's economy and would create millions of new jobs, an effort in part to win over skeptical union workers in the oil and gas industries. “It’s a false choice to suggest we have to pick between our economy and the planet,” Biden said at an online fundraiser on Monday.

Coronavirus: Here’s what’s open in each Bay Area county

Confused by our patchwork pandemic? You’re not alone. Here’s a list of what’s open and what’s closed — as well as what’s soon to close — in each Bay Area county.

Coronavirus economy: Food costs rocket, gasoline prices plunge

At the same time products for home-cooked meals have become more costly, the lack of places to drive amid coronavirus-linked business shutdowns imposed by state and local government agencies has caused gasoline prices to plummet.
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