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California Wildfires Ignite Probes, Stricter Rules on Utility Companies

Northern California mourned the deaths of dozens of people and endured the devastation caused by multiple wildfires in October. Just several weeks after firefighters...

California Employment To Decrease Due To Minimum Wage Upsurge

A study released by the Employment Policies Institute (EPI) affirms that Calfornia's $15 minimum wage will engender the loss of 400,000 jobs, as reported by The...
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Gov. Brown Warns of Wildfires Could Be New Normal in California

Governor Jerry Brown warned his constituents that wildfires could be the new normal in California due to climate change. On Saturday, Gov. Brown surveyed the...
Ventura County Fire

Ventura County Fire: Thousands Fled Their Homes as Blaze Spreads Rapidly

California is again dealing with a massive and rapidly-spreading fire—this time, the Ventura County fire. Authorities estimated that at least 60,000 acres were already...
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California Congressional Delegation Seeks $4.4B in Wildfire Relief Funds

The members of California congressional delegation are seeking additional funding to help the state’s wildfire relief and recovery efforts. On Friday, Democratic Congressman Mike Thompson...
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Kate Steinle Trial: Jury Finds Undocumented Immigrant Not Guilty of Murder

The undocumented Mexican immigrant accused of killing Kate Steinle was found not guilty of murder by a jury in San Francisco. The jury’s decision...

California Moving Away from Natural Gas and Embracing Clean Energy

California may be finished with natural gas – at least in the long term. Current plants will probably live out their life cycle, but...

California on Track to Exceed Renewable Energy Targets

A recently released report by the California Public Utilities Commission shows (CPUC) that the states utility companies have already met or exceeded renewable energy...
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California Faces Largest Hepatitis A Outbreak in the United States

California is experiencing the largest person-to-person Hepatitis A outbreak in the United States since 1996. According to the California Department of Public Health (CDPH), there...
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California AG Leads Coalition Opposing Entrance Fee Hikes at National Parks

California Attorney General Xavier Becerra led a coalition that opposes the proposal to increase entrance fees at 17 national parks. The group is composed...

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FTC Stops Deceptive Robocalls Targeting Small Business Owners

Fraudulent Deceptive Robocalls The Federal Trade Commission charges a Florida-based operation for deceptive robocalls targeting small business owners. First, the company falsely claims to represent...