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Wed, 23 Aug 2017 22:21:20 GMT

President Trump hinted Tuesday night that he planned to pardon former Arizona Sheriff Joseph Arpaio for his federal contempt of court conviction, telling a crowd in Phoenix: "I'll make a prediction: I think he's going to be just fine. But I won't do it tonight because I don't want to cause any controversy.




The Latest: Police: California man smothered 5-year-old son

Wed, 23 Aug 2017 20:01:11 GMT

In this Aug. 1, 2017, file photo, Aramazd Andressian Sr., appears in Los Angeles County Superior Court in Alhambra, Calif., to change his plea to guilty in the killing of Aramazd Andressian Jr., his 5-year-old son. Andressian, who admitted killing his son amid a contentious custody battle is scheduled to be sentenced Wednesday, Aug. 23, facing a maximum term of 25 years to life in prison.




San Bernardino County Museum to open new space, exhibit

Wed, 23 Aug 2017 15:10:52 GMT

Exhibit Prepartor Craig Putnam places a placard for one of the new displays at the San Bernardino County Museum in Redlands, called "Biodiversity". The new exhibit will include large mammals that relate directly to inland area of Southern California, Tuesday, August 22, 2017.




5 California national monuments are among 27 up for axing

Wed, 23 Aug 2017 10:46:23 GMT

Five California national monument areas may be axed or downsized by the Trump Administration on Thursday. They are among 27 national monuments established or expanded by presidents since 1996 that Trump in an executive order asked Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke to review.




Could uptick in California crime make it a political issue again?

Wed, 23 Aug 2017 08:32:56 GMT

New laws in the 1990s increased state criminal penalties and California went from having about 20,000 prison inmates when Jerry Brown began his first stint as governor to a peak of over 160,000 before federal judges began ordering a reduction in severe overcrowding just before he returned to the governorship in 2011. New laws in the 1990s increased state criminal penalties and California went from having about 20,000 prison inmates when Jerry Brown began his first stint as governor to a peak of over 160,000 before federal judges began ordering a reduction in severe overcrowding just before he returned to the governorship in 2011.




Californiaa s top public salaries go to coaches, doctors

Wed, 23 Aug 2017 04:22:14 GMT

This July 26, 2017 staff file photo shows UCLA head coach Jim Mora addressing the media during Pac-12 Football Media Days event at the Hollywood and Highland Entertainment Center in Hollywood. Mora, who earned $3.57 million, was the best-compensated public employee in California last year, according to new pay data for 2016 the state controller released Tuesday, Aug. 22, 2017.




California Focus: Whose UC is it? Still a valid question

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 23:57:25 GMT

As a new school year gets set to open on the nine campuses of the University of California, it's fair for parents of prospective students to ask once again, as many have for at least the last eight years, whose UC will it be? The question first arose during the Great Recession that began about nine years ago, a time when UC began accepting more and more out-of-state and foreign students to help make up for funding cuts inflicted by then-Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger and state legislators. Over 12 years, the foreign and out-of-state enrollment at UC - some of whose campuses are routinely listed among the top five public universities in America and the world - rose from 5 percent to more than 21 percent.




California Proves That Environmental Regulations Don't Kill Profits

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 19:09:32 GMT

The state's pollution policies rarely wilt its perennially blooming economy. For the past nine years, a Golden State-centric think tank Next 10 has been releasing its California Green Innovation Index.




Essential California: How the USC med school scandal could affect a major court case

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 14:21:14 GMT

Good morning, and welcome to the Essential California newsletter . It's Monday, Aug. 21, and here's what's happening across California: Of the many consequences of the drug scandal involving former USC medical school dean Carmen Puliafito, few are as high-stakes as the possible effect on the legal battle between the University of California and USC over the defection of a star UC Alzheimer's disease researcher .




Report: California needs to address housing crisis to meet long-term climate change goals

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 09:48:44 GMT

California's economy grew robustly during the past decade even as state-imposed environmental standards to combat climate-change helped lower greenhouse gas emissions. But authors of a report released Tuesday cautioned that the future might not be so rosy: They found that transportation-related emissions have begun to rise due in part to longer commute times for California workers who can't afford to live in the cities where they work.




Pennywise Partners with Eurekaa s Lost Coast Brewery

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 05:32:27 GMT

Southern California punk rock band, Pennywise has partnered with Lost Coast Brewery for the release of a Pennywiser Session IPA, which will be available as a limited release in Southern California starting in late August. The graphics on the label feature the band's signature logo, as well as slogans that are nods to lyrics from songs like "Same Old Story" and "Bro Hymn." Southern California punk rock band, Pennywise, has partnered with Lost Coast Brewery for the release of a Pennywiser Session IPA, which will be available as a limited release in Southern California starting in late August.




Schools throughout the country are grappling with teacher shortage, data show

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 03:25:57 GMT

Lynn Sorrells started teaching 26 years ago because she loved seeing the light-bulb moment when a kid grasped a new concept. She still does.




California Environmental Law and Policy Update - August 2017 #3

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 22:59:59 GMT

Aug 11 California's Attorney General Xavier Becerra sued the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency last Friday for failing to provide records requested in April that, according to Becerra, could show that EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt is disqualified by conflicts of interest rules from taking part in reviews of regulations that Pruitt opposed while serving as Oklahoma's attorney general. Pruitt sued or took part in legal actions against the EPA in 14 different cases.




A controversial California effort to fight climate change just got some good news

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 18:27:26 GMT

California Gov. Jerry Brown, right, shakes hands with former governor Arnold Schwarzenegger after signing a climate bill on Treasure Island on July 25 in San Francisco. A controversial California climate program got a shot of good news this month when a study suggested it is successfully reducing the state's greenhouse gas emissions and providing other environmental benefits on the side.




Support for climate change bill is haunting a California Republican leader

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 13:49:40 GMT

A Republican lawmaker who helped propel a bipartisan climate bill to victory last month could lose his leadership post on Monday, as lawmakers return to the Capitol after a month-long summer recess. Assembly Republican Leader Chad Mayes, R-Yucca Valley, is facing a sustained backlash from conservative party activists for supporting an extension of California's cap-and-trade climate program, as part of a bipartisan agreement Gov. Jerry Brown needed for the bill's passage.




California housing legislation hits pivotal juncture

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 09:32:16 GMT

SACRAMENTO >> Gov. Jerry Brown and Democratic legislative leaders have promised to tackle California's affordable housing crisis in their final weeks of work this year by pushing a package that includes regulatory reforms and money for low-income housing. But some moderate Assembly Democrats are resisting pieces of the deal, particularly a new fee on real estate transaction documents to generate housing dollars.




Cost to divide California in three is unknown, opponent says

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 05:10:44 GMT

LOS ANGELES >> A co-chair of the effort to oppose a 2014 initiative to split California into six states said today a proposal to divide it into three states would have unknown costs. "The state's higher education system, park system, retirement system, prisons and many other functions of state government would have to be unwound at a cost of who knows what," Steven Maviglio told City News Service.