Gilead has given remdesivir to more than 1,700 patients on a case-by-case emergency basis, but more people ultimately will be helped if the company does the needed studies to prove safety and effectiveness.
Someone hurled a five-pound river rock into the home of Foster City Vice Mayor Richa Awasthi on Tuesday night, shattering a window and her family's sense of peace.
Henry Lee reports on how the Vice Mayor's husband narrowly escaped serious injury.
Jeffrey Aspillera allegedly misappropriated the funds over a course of three years while serving as a treasurer for the Foster City Little League.
Foster City biopharmaceutical company Gilead Sciences has developed the drug Remdesivir, which a member of the White House coronavirus said has shown promising results in the treatment of people with people infected with COVID-19.
Andre Senior reports.
Perez, who has served on the council since 2011, has been known to call residents "delusional morons" and "malfeasant malcontents."
The man, whose name isn't yet being released, was shot after officers went to the Eaves apartment complex on Marlin Avenue around 6 p.m. to serve a search and arrest warrant in a felony sex offenses investigation.
PG&E crews and contractors will remove now-inactive fiber cable from transmission towers on Saturday and Sunday,
Approval by the 19-member commission came after months of discussions between the city and BCDC leading to last week's public hearing.
A resident of the Sand Cove Apartments on Shell Boulevard in Foster City arrived home Tuesday evening to find his door ajar and someone inside the unit, police said. The interrupted burglar told the resident to leave and was still inside while the resident reported the intruder to the Foster City Police Department.
Foster City police Chief Joe Pierucci plans to retire in November, the city announced on Thursday. Pierucci grew up in Foster City. He started his career in law enforcement in San Mateo in 1986 and was hired by Foster City in 2009, promoted to lieutenant and then captain in 2012.