Tag Archives: Calif.

‘All hands on deck’: Can public-private solutions solve Calif. housing crisis?

In his inaugural address last month, California Gov. Gavin Newsom vowed to create “a Marshall Plan” to alleviate the state’s housing shortage. If the analogy sounded fanciful, he soon backed up his rhetoric, inserting $ 1.75 billion for affordable housing production into his state budget proposal. “We have to move past Jerry Brown, whose approach was, ‘The housing problem is ...

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Trump threatens to pull federal funds for Calif. wildfires over forest 'mismanagement'

In President Trump's first tweet about the California wildfires, he warns the state must 'remedy' purported mismanagement or lose billions in payments           GANNETT Syndication Service

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Sheriff’s sergeant, 11 other victims dead in Thousand Oaks, Calif., bar shooting

Authorities said shots were fired and people hit at the Borderline Bar & Grill, a country-western dance bar in Thousand Oaks.           GANNETT Syndication Service

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Calif. weighs making electric cars cheaper off the lot

The federal tax credit for electric car purchases has an end in sight, but California doesn’t want demand for the zero-emission vehicles to meet the same fate. Automotive News Breaking News Feed

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Uber self-driving plan faces DMV ‘cease the operations’ order in Calif.

The California Department of Motor Vehicles sent a letter to Uber on Wednesday ordering the company to “cease the operations” of its autonomous cars until it applies for and receives the testing permit required by the state. Automotive News Breaking News Feed

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Calif. startup aims to take autonomous cars to next level with new language

Drive.ai, a Mountain View, Calif. Automotive News Breaking News Feed

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Startup company Zoox gets OK to test self-driving cars in Calif.

Zoox, a relatively unknown startup with the goal of building fully autonomous vehicles, was granted permission by California to test self-driving cars on public roads in the state. Automotive News Breaking News Feed

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Multiple Grammy Nominee Kendrick Lamar to Receive Key to City in Compton, Calif. via Livestream on Privi

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Kendrick Lamar, whose 11 Grammy nominations, including Album of the Year, will be a centerpiece of Monday night’s Grammy Awards, will receive the key to the city in his hometown of Compton Calif. on Saturday morning, Feb. 13, and fans can… PR Newswire: Internet Technology

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