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Prescribed burn gets out of hand, prompts evacuations in California

Cal Fire said it had the blaze surrounded with fire retardant Friday night. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/prescribed-burn-gets-out-hand-prompts-evacuations-california-n1281691 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with…

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California students will have to take ethnic studies to get a diploma

SACRAMENTO — California will require students to complete an ethnic studies course to graduate from high school under a bill Gov. Gavin Newsom signed Friday,…

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Operator in oil spill didn’t shut down for hours after leak alert, regulators say

Federal officials believe the breach might have been caused by an anchor. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/operator-california-oil-spill-didn-t-shut-down-pipeline-hours-n1280874 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you….

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8 Devastating Aerial Photos of California’s Oil Spill

New information about California’s biggest oil spill in decades continues to emerge, as federal and state officials scramble to contain the damage and lawmakers call…

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1 in 8 acres in California has burned in last decade

About one in every eight acres of California land has been burned by wildfires in the past decade, according to an analysis published this week.An analysis…

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Massive California oil spill may close beaches for months

One of the largest oil spills in recent California history has contaminated a swath of popular beaches south of Long Beach, including Huntington Beach. Driving…

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California oil spill fouls beaches and kills wildlife – video

A large oil spill off the coast of Southern California has killed wildlife and fouled beaches along the Orange county coast. At least 126,000 gallons…

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Utility paying up to $1.8B in settlement for worst methane gas leak in US history

California’s largest natural gas utilities company … Source: https://thehill.com/policy/energy-environment/574259-utility-paying-up-to-18b-in-settlement-for-worst-methane-gas-leak Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By:…

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California to adopt all-mail voting

California will become the sixth state to conduct its elections entirely by mail after Gov. Gavin Newsom (D) signed new legislation codifying a temporary practice…

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How a California distillery is turning fire-damaged grapes into ‘something awesome’

Hangar 1 collaborated with Crimson Wine group to salvage Napa-grown fruit for a specialty vodka with charitable intentions When the haze from last year’s Glass…

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A record number of cargo ships are stuck outside LA. What’s happening?

Port complex of Los Angeles and Long Beach, already the busiest in the US, has seen major traffic this week as imports boom Southern California…

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Twin wildfires threaten more giant sequoias as air quality alerts issued in Central California

Two wildfires were threatening California’s sequoia trees overnight — hours after authorities issued fresh evacuation orders and warnings, along with air quality alerts. The big…

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World’s largest tree wrapped in fire-resistant blanket due to threat of California wildfires

The General Sherman Tree in Sequoia National Park’s Giant Forest was wrapped for protection against the possibility of intense flames, officials said. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/world-s-largest-tree-wrapped-fire-resistant-blanket-due-threat-n1279420 Droolin’…

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Seven takeaways from California’s recall election

California Gov. Gavin Newsom (D) on Tuesday won a broad and renewed mandate from voters who soundly rejected a recall attempt on the strength of…

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Gavin Newsom will remain California governor after easily defeating recall attempt

Democrat found himself in peculiar position after Republican-led recall gained steam amid the worst of the state’s pandemic California’s governor, Gavin Newsom, has prevailed in…

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“Big Lie” hits California recall election

The “Big Lie,” a falsehood peddled by Donald Trump that the 2020 election was “stolen,” is now being peddled by conservative figures amid other down-ballot…

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California wildfires threaten SETI radio telescope array

This summer has been a terrible wildfire season around the United States. Perhaps the hardest-hit state of all has been California, where drought and extremely…

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California Law Will No Longer Allow Companies to Slap the Recycling Symbol on Everything

California wants to be the first state to prohibit companies from labeling their products as recyclable unless they can prove that the product is actually…

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California legislature passes bill banning certain police holds

The California legislature passed a bill Thursday banning police officers from using certain holds when arresting suspects.The bill passed the state’s Assembly in a 50-15…

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Trump is already claiming the California recall is rigged

OAKLAND — Donald Trump opened his presidency by falsely claiming massive voter fraud in California. Now he’s returned to the subject, raising the prospect that…

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Everything you need to know about the California recall

California is less than two weeks away from the second recall election in state history, and the fate of Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom is hardly…

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Three new wild fires ignite in California as Caldor fire slows

Three new wildfires ignited in California on Sunday as the state reported progress in containing the Caldor fire. The Aruba fire sparked in San Diego…

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