Thursday, May 19, 2022

All posts tagged "California"

  • Report: 3 of 5 Californians may Have Had Data Stolen in 2015

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. – California’s attorney general says as many as three in five Californians may have had electronic records stolen last year. Attorney General Kamala Harris said Tuesday that there were 178 data breaches in California endangering...

    • Posted February 16, 2016
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  • California Farmers Reap Record Sales in Record Drought

    FRESNO, Calif. – A new state report shows California farmers reaping record sales despite the epic drought, thriving even as city-dwellers have been forced to conserve water, household wells have run dry and fish have died. California’s...

    • Posted February 9, 2016
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  • Plagued by Delays, California High-Speed Rail Back in Court

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. – California voters embraced the idea of building the nation’s first real high-speed rail system, which promised to whisk travelers from San Francisco to Los Angeles in under three hours, a trip that can take...

    • Posted February 7, 2016
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  • California Adopts First Energy Standards for Household LEDs

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. – California on Wednesday became the first state to set energy efficiency standards for household LEDs and smaller track-lighting-style light bulbs – a move that could save consumers billions in utility bills and prompt lawmakers...

    • Posted January 28, 2016
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  • California Farmers Brace for Water Shortage Despite El Niño

    FRESNO, Calif. – Farmers in California’s fertile San Joaquin Valley are bracing to receive no irrigation water from a federal system of reservoirs and canals for a third consecutive year and looking to El Niño to produce...

    • Posted January 17, 2016
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  • California Fines Uber $7.6 Million on Rider, Driver Reports

    SAN FRANCISCO – California fined Uber’s state subsidiary $7.6 million on Thursday for allegedly failing to provide regulators with enough detailed information on the ride-hailing company’s drivers and riders. Thursday’s decision by the California Public Utilities Commission...

    • Posted January 14, 2016
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  • California Regulators Reject Volkswagen Recall Plan

    LOS ANGELES – California regulators on Tuesday rejected Volkswagen’s recall plan for some of the German automaker’s most popular diesel models that used software to intentionally deceive government emissions tests, including the Beetle, Jetta, Golf and Passat....

    • Posted January 12, 2016
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  • Invisible Disaster Drives People from Upscale LA Community

    LOS ANGELES – Laura Gideon and her family endured the sickening stench from an out-of-control natural gas leak for about a month before they could no longer tolerate the nausea, headaches and nosebleeds. After she went to...

    • Posted January 9, 2016
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  • Damage from Sinking Land Costing California Billions

    DOS PALOS, Calif. — A canal that delivers vital water supplies from Northern California to Southern California is sinking in places. So are stretches of a riverbed undergoing historic restoration. On farms, well casings pop up like...

    • Posted December 27, 2015
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