January 23, 2021

Latest line: A good week for Chinese mask maker, bad one for preschools



Gov. Gavin Newsom announces a new deal to buy 420 million medical masks from the Chinese company for $315 million to equip hospital workers, first responders and others, following $1 billion deal inked in April.










A new UC survey finds coronavirus is having a devastating impact on the state’s child care centers, with 25% closed, enrollments plunging and owners going into debt to stay open.










United Airlines

World’s third-largest airline lays off half its workers at SFO hub, but is winning accolades for requiring all passengers to wear masks in airports and raising new revenue by using passenger jets to move cargo.

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Author: Mercury News Staff