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Tulare County Sheriff's Department
July 01, 2019 - 11:32 am
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A woman who was prosecuted in Montana for attempting to drown her 10-month-old son in 2008 has been arrested in California charged with killing the now 12-year-old boy and seriously injuring his 7-year-old brother. The Tulare County Sheriff's office received a 911 call Saturday...
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Rebekah Sager
July 01, 2019 - 8:53 am
As California's new gun law, requiring background checks goes into effect today, gun owners are stocking up on ammunition. Prop 63, passed by voters in 2016, makes California is the first state in the country to require background checks for ammo purchases. Gun shops are seeing a surge in sales...
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AP
June 30, 2019 - 10:30 am
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Trump administration has agreed to postpone implementing a rule allowing medical workers to decline performing abortions or other treatments on moral or religious grounds while the so-called "conscience" rule is challenged in a California court. The rule was supposed to...
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Rebekah Sager
June 26, 2019 - 2:41 pm
The California Department of Public Health announced Wednesday an increase in West Nile Virus activity in California. “West Nile virus activity in the state is increasing, so it is important to take every possible precaution to protect against mosquito bites,” said State Public Health Officer and...
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Rebekah Sager
June 26, 2019 - 8:04 am
Grocery workers in Southern California with the United Food and Commercial Workers union (UFCW) have voted to authorize a strike against their grocery store employers. #BREAKING Grocery workers in Southern California @UFCW770 – have voted to authorize a strike against their grocery store employers...
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June 25, 2019 - 3:49 pm
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - Mountain lions in Southern California and the Central Coast are at risk of extinction and some imperiled cougar populations could disappear in little more than a decade, conservation groups said today in a petition to list the wild cats as threatened or endangered under...
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Rebekah Sager
June 24, 2019 - 2:07 pm
The Department of Motor Vehicle announced Monday that on July 24, it will close it's offices for a half day statewide to re-train employees on improving customer service skills. The focus will be on preparing employees to handle issues related to REAL ID transactions. More than 5,000 employees will...
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AP
June 23, 2019 - 9:59 am
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A floating device designed to catch plastic waste has been redeployed in second attempt to clean up a huge island of trash swirling in the Pacific Ocean between California and Hawaii. Boyan Slat, creator of The Ocean Cleanup project, announced on Twitter that a 2,000-foot (600-...
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AP
June 21, 2019 - 9:26 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Marijuana shoppers are going to be getting a message from California regulators: Go legal. Aiming to slow illegal pot sales that are undercutting the nation's largest licensed market, California is kicking off a public information campaign — Get #weedwise — that encourages...
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Jon Baird
Ameera Butt
June 20, 2019 - 10:31 am
While the state's gas tax is going up on July 1 officials are saying they'll need even more money to fix the state's roads and infrastructure. Tony Akel with the American Society of Civil Engineers tells KNX the two most recent gas tax increases are expected to raise $52 billion over the first 10...
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