Bob Ackerman, Marty Walsh, President Trump discussed on The Afternoon News with Kitty O'Neal


KFBK, California Funeral homes are being overwhelmed his covert cases surge and the death toll rises. Bob Ackerman is the head of California Funeral Directors Association. He says. No one could have prepared for the amount of deaths occurring now. I don't think anybody really expected, you know the volume of death that has occurred, I think more so again in Southern California. There are creatures vehicles in some hospital parking lot. There are no homes that have brought on additional capacity over and above what they added in the summer, and they're still being overwhelmed. Ackerman admits that the industry is being completely impacted and options are limited creationism in option, But even that is being taxed, you know, in terms of capacity just to handle You know, all all the all the people who died, so it's really a great, very difficult situation. Ackerman adds that local funeral homes also have to stay vigilant and safeguards staff because the frontline workers are licensed trained professionals. They cannot be easily replaced. President elect your Biden is expected to name Boston Mayor Marty Walsh says his labor secretary KPK is Tom Roberts has the story. The 53 year old Walsh has been Boston's top official the past seven years, and he has long ties with unions. Walsh was a former union president and the head of the building and Construction Trades Council before becoming mayor. The Boston Globe reports that Biden and Wash our clothes as the president elect swore Walsh in for his second term as mayor in 2018, Tom Roberts News 93.1 KFBK. And the CEO of Amazon is no longer the richest person in the world. He's been bumped from the top spot by Elon Musk. The Tesla CEO is now worth more than $188 billion. Compare that to this time last year when he was barely in the top 50. Well, just ahead on the KPK. Afternoon news. Ah lot. Developing today, the president back on Twitter making an address. We also have another death from the capital siege yesterday. It's a police officer dying from his injuries much more to come here on news and 93.1 kfbk and live everywhere on the I. Heart radio at news radio from California's capital.

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