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January 10, 2020 - 12:43 pm
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California Gov. Gavin Newsom wants to give $20,000 stipends to teachers at high needs schools and extend health care to older low-income immigrants who are in the country illegally. He outlined the plans during an announcement Friday of his $222 billion budget proposal...
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January 09, 2020 - 7:21 am
The cost of healthcare is "too damn high," Governor Newsom said in a statement He's backing a plan to dramatically lower the cost of prescription medicines by getting into the drug business. The governor wants to strike a deal with drug makers to start making a California-specific brand of a number...
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 Sharena Thomas, left, Carroll Fife, center, Dominique Walker, second from right, and Tolani KIng, right, stand outside a vacant home on Magnolia Street in West Oakland, Calif.
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January 08, 2020 - 8:43 am
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Some California lawmakers said they support a group of homeless women who have been illegally living in a vacant three-bedroom house since November, partly to protest real estate speculators who drive up housing costs in the pricey San Francisco Bay Area. Moms 4 Housing, a...
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January 08, 2020 - 7:14 am
California's governor said Wednesday that he is seeking $750 million in part to help pay rent for people facing homelessness in the most populous state's latest attempt to fight what he called a national crisis. Gov. Gavin Newsom planned to sign an executive order Wednesday creating the fund, two...
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January 03, 2020 - 2:00 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A skeleton found by hikers this fall near California's second-highest peak was identified Friday as a Japanese American artist who had left the Manzanar internment camp to paint in the mountains in the waning days of World War II. The Inyo County sheriff used DNA to identify the...
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December 16, 2019 - 2:17 pm
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - The ability of Southland governments to enact and enforce restrictions on homeless people sleeping on sidewalks or in other public areas was left in doubt today when the U.S. Supreme Court let stand a lower court ruling barring such regulations unless adequate shelter space is...
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December 14, 2019 - 12:52 pm
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Louisiana is suing the state of California over its decision to ban the import and sale of alligator products, saying the ban will hurt an important Louisiana industry and ultimately could hurt the state's wetlands. In a lawsuit filed Thursday, Louisiana said the economy...
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Rebekah Sager
December 13, 2019 - 1:42 pm
They're fat, pink, throbbing and about 10-inches long, and thousands of them have rolled up onto a beach about 50 miles north of San Francisco. According to Bay Nature , the 'penis fish' or 'fat innkeeper worms,' come in on the beach when they're forced out of their underwater burrows. They're...
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December 11, 2019 - 2:59 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A California panel on Wednesday wrestled with the reliability and accuracy of dense research studies as it considers whether to declare marijuana's potent, high-inducing chemical — THC — a health risk to pregnant women and require warnings for the pot products legally sold in the...
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Rebekah Sager
December 06, 2019 - 4:28 pm
An Auburn, California couple never would have imagined that their meeting online would result in a perfect match. Lisa Summers says her compatibility level with Dan was off the charts right from the start. “They actually reached out to me and they're like, 'You need to go on this date,'” Lisa told...
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