Monday through Thursday at lunchtime, Empire KVCR News has your daily news rundown. Stories highlighted today include:
- A California legislator now has a new bill designed to protect restaurants from food delivery apps.
- A 14-day quarantine was lifted for a group of American evacuees from Wuhan, China confined to March Air Reserve in Riverside.
- Forecasters suspect a faulty sensor recorded a gust of 209 mph on Kirkwood Mountain south of Lake Tahoe, which would have been a new state wind record if accurate.
- Three people died and two others were detained after crossing the border from Mexico illegally and getting lost in frigid weather.