California News: California Governor Brown Announces Appointments

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SACRAMENTO, CA – California Governor Edmund G. She held several positions at the California Housing Partnership from 2012 to 2015, including sustainable housing policy manager and policy director. Brown Jr.

California News: California Attorney General Becerra Secures Victories In Two Legal Challenges to California’s Gun Safety Laws

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SACRAMENTO, CA – California Attorney General Xavier Becerra today issued the following statement after the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals rejected challenges to California’s Gun-Free School Zone Act in Gallinger v. Becerra , and California’s Unsafe Handgun Act in Peña v.

California News: California Governor Brown Announces Appointments

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SACRAMENTO, CA – California Governor Edmund G. yesterday announced the following appointments: Michael Jani, 65, of Santa Cruz, has been appointed to the California State Board of Forestry and Fire Protection. Brown Jr.

REDDING, California | The Latest: Police: 3 confirmed dead in California wildfire

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The Latest on wildfires burning in California (all times local): 1:15 p.m. Family members say three people missing in a Northern California wildfire have been confirmed dead. Continue reading REDDING, California | The Latest: Police: 3 confirmed dead in California wildfire at STL.News.

SACRAMENTO, California | Lawsuit aims to get effort to split up California off ballot

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Opponents of an initiative to split California into three states asked the state Supreme Court to pull the measure from the ballot, arguing it’s too drastic a change to state government to go through the normal initiative process. SACRAMENTO, Calif.

UKIAH, Calif. | 14,000 firefighters, inmates to foreigners, aid California

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14,000 firefighters, inmates to foreigners, aid California at STL.News. General 000 firefighters 14 aid California battling California's blazes calif California border California Department of Forestry inmates to foreigners San Francisco TodayNews UKIAH Yosemite National Park

REDDING, California | Number of people ordered to flee California fires hits 15K

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The number of people ordered to flee from two Northern California wildfires swelled Monday to 15,000 as the flames rolled toward several small lake towns, and firefighters were hopeful that the state’s largest and deadliest blaze of the year was slowing down after days of explosive growth.

LAKEPORT, Calif. | The Latest: Firefighter killed battling California blaze

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Authorities say a firefighter has been killed battling the largest record blaze in California history. Six firefighters have now died in connection with a wave of massive wildfires that struck Northern California in the past weeks. LAKEPORT, Calif. —

LAKEPORT, Calif. | Authorities say firefighter killed battling Northern California wildfire

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LAKEPORT, Calif. — Authorities say firefighter killed battling Northern California wildfire. Authorities say firefighter killed battling Northern California wildfire at STL.News. General Authorities battling Northern California wildfire Firefighter killed Lakeport TodayNews

California News: California Governor Brown Issues Statement on Death of CAL FIRE Employee, Braden Varney

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SACRAMENTO, CA – California Governor Edmund G. Continue reading California News: California Governor Brown Issues Statement on Death of CAL FIRE Employee, Braden Varney at STL.News. Brown Jr.

California News: California Governor Brown Declares State of Emergency in Riverside and Shasta Counties Due to Fires

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SACRAMENTO, CA – California Governor Edmund G. Continue reading California News: California Governor Brown Declares State of Emergency in Riverside and Shasta Counties Due to Fires at STL.News. Brown Jr.

California News: Nearly 400 people used California assisted death law in 2017

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SACRAMENTO, CA – California health officials reported Friday that 374 terminally ill people took drugs to end their lives in 2017, the first full year after a law made the option legal.

LOS ANGELES | Feinstein remains favorite in California race despite snub

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LOS ANGELES — California‘s forgotten U.S. The embarrassing snub to Feinstein was a testament to the leftward shift of California Democratic activists in the age of President Donald Trump, highlighting a long-running split between the party establishment and its restive liberal wing.

California Political News: California Governor Brown Announces Appointments of Terrence O’Brien & Jonathan Yip

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Governor Brown Appoints Terrence O’Brien to the California Energy Commission and Jonathan Yip to the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation. SACRAMENTO, CA – California Governor Edmund G.

REDDING, Calif | Rising winds forecast for Northern California wildfire zones

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REDDING, Calif — Increasing winds are expected in Northern California areas where deadly and destructive wildfires are burning. Continue reading REDDING, Calif | Rising winds forecast for Northern California wildfire zones at STL.News.

OAKLAND, California | Funeral honors California girl who was declared dead twice

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OAKLAND, Calif. — Dozens of family members, friends and other mourners filed into a Northern California church Tuesday for the funeral of a teenage girl at the center of a medical and religious debate over brain death.

How California Housing Stacks Up Split Into Three States

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million single family homes statewide, broken down by county into the three new proposed states — Northern California (40 counties); Southern California (12 counties); and California (6 counties). IRVINE, Calif./

LAKEPORT, Calif. | Largest wildfire in California history still growing

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LAKEPORT, Calif. — Wildfires tearing through trees and brush, rampaging up hillsides and incinerating neighborhoods: The place-names change but the devastation is showing signs of becoming the new normal in California. Largest wildfire in California history still growing at STL.News.

California News: California Governor Brown to Survey Wildfire Impacts, Meet with Emergency Officials in Shasta County Tomorrow

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ANDERSON, CA – California Governor Edmund G. Continue reading California News: California Governor Brown to Survey Wildfire Impacts, Meet with Emergency Officials in Shasta County Tomorrow at STL.News. Politics California california news edmund g.

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Forestry Group Looks at Big Picture Amid California Wildfires

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The Alameda County Firefighters Association Local 55 recently launched a GoFundMe to raise money for firefighters from Redding, California, who have continued to fight the Carr wildfire despite losing their homes in the disaster. This has been a wake-up call for California.

REDDING, Calif. | 2 children, great-grandmother perish in California wildfire

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The death count from a Northern California wildfire rose to five Saturday after two young children and their great-grandmother who had been unaccounted for were confirmed dead. 2 children, great-grandmother perish in California wildfire at STL.News. REDDING, Calif.—

SACRAMENTO, Calif. | California considers limiting broad ‘felony murder’ law

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James Farris III died; Jason Holland testified that he committed the stabbings in a backyard clubhouse, but Hein was also sentenced to life in prison under California’s “felony murder” rule that holds accomplices to the same standard as if they had personally committed the crime.

REDDING, Calif.| ‘Terrifying’ California wildfire burns 500-plus structures

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A wildfire that roared with little warning into a Northern California city claimed two lives as thousands of people scrambled to escape before the walls of flames descended from forested hills onto their neighborhoods, leaving at least 500 structures destroyed in its wake, officials said Friday.

REDDING, Calif. | Fatal wildfire rips through California towns; residents flee

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An explosive wildfire tore through two small Northern California communities Thursday before reaching the city of Redding, killing a bulldozer operator on the fire lines, burning three firefighters, destroying dozens of homes and forcing thousands of terrified residents to flee.

LAKEPORT,Calif. | Twin fires are second-largest in recorded California history

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Twin Northern California blazes fueled by dry vegetation and hot, windy weather grew Monday to become the second-largest wildfire in state history, becoming the norm as climate change makes the fire season longer and more severe. LAKEPORT, Calif.

CLEARLAKE, Calif. | The Latest: Growing California fires prompt new evacuations

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The Latest on California wildfires (all times local): 4:15 p.m. Authorities are ordering residents along a Northern California lake to evacuate homes in the path of a growing wildfire amid concerns that hot, windy and dry weather conditions will persist throughout the weekend.

California News: California Attorney General Becerra Announces $100 Million Multistate Settlement Against Citibank

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SACRAMENTO, CA – Joining a coalition of 42 Attorneys General, California Attorney General Xavier Becerra Friday announced a $100 million multistate settlement against Citibank for fraudulent conduct involving the manipulation of the London Interbank Offered Rate (LIBOR).

SACRAMENTO, Calif | Trump loses effort to block 2 California immigration laws

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judge on Thursday rejected a request by the Trump administration to block two California laws that protect immigrants in the country illegally, but he did put key parts of a third sanctuary law on hold. SACRAMENTO, Calif.— A U.S.

IDYLLWILD, California | Governor declares emergency as fires rage throughout state

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IDYLLWILD, Calif. — Fire stoked by hot and windy weather raged through a forest in far northern California on Thursday. California Gov. Continue reading IDYLLWILD, California | Governor declares emergency as fires rage throughout state at STL.News.

LAKEPORT, Calif.  | Twin wildfires threatening 10,000 California homes

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LAKEPORT, Calif. — Twin wildfires tearing through vineyards and brushy hills threatened some 10,000 homes in Northern California Tuesday — yet another front in the seemingly endless summer of wildfires that have ravaged some of the most scenic areas of the state.

LOS ANGELES | New wildfires sweep through California, burning homes

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In heat-stricken Southern California, powerful winds that sent an overnight inferno hopscotching through the Santa Barbara County community of Goleta vanished in the morning, allowing firefighters to extinguish smoldering ruins of an estimated 20 structures, including homes.

SPRING VALLEY, Calif | California wildfire grows, 1,500 under evacuation orders

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AP) — A wildfire in Northern California that forced about 1,500 people to flee their homes grew overnight and was heading toward a sparsely populated area in a region hit hard by wildfires in recent years, authorities said Tuesday. SPRING VALLEY, Calif. (AP)

CLEARLAKE, Calif. | Utility worker killed near Northern California wildfire

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A utility worker was killed near a Northern California wildfire as crews working in sweltering conditions battled multiple blazes, including twin fires that exploded in size and forced hundreds more to evacuate rural communities, officials said Sunday. CLEARLAKE, Calif. —

REDDING, Calif.  | California wildfires claim more lives; crews make progress

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REDDING, Calif. — Thousands more fled their homes after wildfires surged near a small lake town in Northern California while a deadly blaze farther north slowed slightly as crews stretched to their limits across the state fight flames that have claimed the lives of both firefighters and civilians.

REDDING, Calif. | The Latest: Deadly California fire grows slightly

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The Latest on wildfires burning in California (all times local): 8:20 p.m. Authorities say a deadly wildfire that forced thousands of evacuations in Northern California has grown slightly and containment remained at just 5 percent. REDDING, Calif.—

LAKE FOREST, Calif | The Latest: Twin California fires largest in state’s history

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The Latest on California wildfires (all times local): 7:20 p.m. Authorities say twin blazes rapidly spreading in Northern California have become the state’s largest wildfire in history. LAKE FOREST, Calif. —

California Political News: California Attorney General Becerra on the Passing of Ron Dellums: “Ron knew what it meant to be an American”

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SACRAMENTO, CA – California Attorney General, Xavier Becerra, issued the following statement on the passing of former Congressman and Oakland Mayor Ron Dellums: “Saddened to learn of the passing of friend and former Oakland Mayor and Representative Ron Dellums.

California Political News: California Attorney General Becerra: On Muslim Travel Ban, Supreme Court ‘Got This One Wrong’

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SACRAMENTO, CA – California Attorney General Xavier Becerra today released a statement following the U.S. President Trump’s travel ban will have a direct impact on California, which is home to more than 10 million immigrants.

California News: California Attorney General Becerra Fights Federal Government’s Attempt to Deny Access to Birth Control

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SACRAMENTO, CA — California Attorney General Xavier Becerra today filed a legal brief defending the nationwide preliminary injunction California secured on December 21, 2017, protecting birth control coverage under the Affordable Care Act (ACA).

LAKEPORT, Calif. | Wildfires barrel toward Northern California lake towns

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A pair of wildfires that prompted evacuation orders for nearly 20,000 people barreled Monday toward small lake towns in Northern California, and authorities faced questions about how quickly they warned residents about the largest and deadliest blaze burning in the state. LAKEPORT, Calif. —