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August 29, 2019 - 10:23 am
There may be a truce in the fight over charter schools thanks to a deal that was brokered by Gov. Gavin Newsom. Lawmakers haven’t made changes to California’s charter school law in almost three decades but they’re on the verge of doing so now. Labor groups like teachers’ unions have been fighting...
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Rebekah Sager
August 27, 2019 - 4:03 pm
LOS ANGELES, Calif. — California Department of Insurance Enforcement Investigators have identified a national insurance scam targeting consumers shopping for privately funded loans. The alleged scammers contact consumers who have inquired online about securing a loan, using the name Taylor...
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AP News
August 27, 2019 - 8:10 am
HONOLULU (AP) — Antonio de la Rosa doesn't take it easy on his vacations. The Spaniard spent his summer paddling his way from California across the Pacific Ocean to Hawaii. It took de la Rosa, who is from Valladolid, Spain, 76 days to paddle 2,500 miles (4,023 kilometers) while standing on a...
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CBS News
August 23, 2019 - 7:25 am
According to a story from the LA Daily News, there are at least 3.5 million Californians who did the right paperwork, went to the DMV, received their REAL ID but did not get a second form they had to return with their signature. If you didn't receive a second residency letter," go to the realid.dmv...
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Ameera Butt
August 22, 2019 - 8:39 am
They're back! The Rolling Stones will make their return to Pasadena's Rose Bowl Aug. 22 Thursday night. The last time the group performed at the Rose Bowl was in 1994. It'll be the first time in 25 years the band has performed at the Rose Bowl. It's part of their No Filter tour that includes stops...
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August 22, 2019 - 8:02 am
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Trolling off the California coast, Sarah Bates leans over the side of her boat and pulls out a long, silvery fish prized by anglers and seafood lovers: wild king salmon. Reeling in a fish "feels good every time," but this year has been surprisingly good, said Bates, a...
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August 19, 2019 - 10:08 am
A big change is coming for police officers up and down California. Governor Newsom will sign into law this morning a bill that changes the rules so law enforcement can only use deadly force when it is necessary. Under current law, officers can open fire when they think it is reasonable. The changes...
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August 16, 2019 - 7:23 am
SAN DIEGO (AP) — A gun-rights group sued Thursday to block California from enforcing its assault weapons ban, contending it violates the Second Amendment right to bear arms. The lawsuit was the latest among gun advocacy and lobbying groups to challenge California's firearms laws, which are among...
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Rebekah Sager
August 15, 2019 - 2:54 pm
It's gonna' be a hot one in SoCal this weekend and KNX has you covered. From ice-cream tastes to an all FREE festival, and great food and wine, get out and enjoy the City of Angels. Friday, Aug. 16. BBQ Music Fest You’ve probably been to some BBQs this summer — but now it’s time to go to the...
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August 13, 2019 - 4:52 pm
The death of three dogs, killed after they were exposed to toxic algae in North Carolina, is creating new concerns about whether that could happen here. State Water Boards environmental scientist Keith Bouma-Gregson tells KNX, the answer is yes. Toxic algae has been found in a number of lakes...
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