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In a rebuke to Trump, Gov. Jerry Brown signs bans on short-term health plans, Medi-Cal work requirements

California will formally forbid the sale of short-term health plans and work requirements for those who receive subsidized healthcare under laws signed on Saturday by Gov. Jerry Brown, with both proposals crafted as sharp rejoinders to efforts by the Trump administration.<p>Senate Bill 1108 by state …

Jerry Brown

Kindergartner can take cannabis drug to school, judge says - Los Angeles Times

A kindergartner can keep bringing a cannabis-based drug used for emergency treatment of a rare form of epilepsy to her public school, a judge ruled Friday.<p>The Santa Rosa Press Democrat reported that a judge sided with the family of 5-year-old Brooke Adams.<p>The Rincon Valley Union School District in …

Los Angeles

Setting California Ablaze: Gov. Jerry Brown Signs A RIDICULOUS Wildfire Bill

Calif. Gov. Jerry Brown on Friday signed a bill that would allow utility companies to bill customers to pay for legal settlements stemming from …

Jerry Brown

California law bans schools from penalizing students over fees

SAN DIEGO (CNS) - Gov. Jerry Brown signed a bill Thursday penned by Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez Fletcher, D-San Diego, that prevents public schools …

San Diego

New California law helps utilities with wildfire lawsuits

California Gov. Jerry Brown has signed a measure allowing utilities to bill their customers to pay for future legal settlements stemming from …

Jerry Brown

California gubernatorial candidate Gavin Newsom compares Trump to Pennywise, a terrifying clown

President Trump and California Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom (D) traded insults Thursday night, with each calling the other a clown.<p>At a raucous rally in Las Vegas, the president referred to Newsom, who is running for governor, during a rant about Democrats and illegal immigration.<p>“Democrats want to give …

Sanctuary Cities

California Prohibits Restaurants From Automatically Giving Out Plastic Straws

Customers at dine-in restaurants will have to ask for a plastic straw if they want one, according to a new law.<p>California Gov. Jerry Brown (D) signed the first state law barring dine-in restaurants from providing plastic straws unless customers request them.<p>In an announcement about the bill’s …

Seabirds

New California law helps utilities with wildfire lawsuits

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Gov. Jerry Brown signed a measure Friday allowing utilities to bill their customers to pay for future legal settlements stemming from devastating 2017 wildfires, even if the blazes are blamed on the company's mismanagement.<p>The bill is aimed at preventing bankruptcy or …

Wildfires

The Browns snapped their winless streak. Where does it rank in NFL history?

The 19-game streak is over ... though they STILL haven’t won on a Sunday since 2015.<p>At long last, the Cleveland Browns put one in the win column Thursday with a 21-17 victory over the New York Jets.<p>It was the first win for the Browns since December 2016 when Robert Griffin III led Cleveland to a …

Tampa Bay Buccaneers

This Street Artist Paints Graffiti That's So Realistic It's Scary

Whoa!

3D

Several High-Speed Train Routes Are Coming to the United States

From California to Florida, train travel is about to get a lot faster across the country.<p>It’s possible to get from <b>Milan to Rome</b> on the high-speed …

Trains

Man mocked for shaving on NJ Transit has gotten money, offers for job interviews — and most importantly, his dignity back

Anthony Torres, the man who was mocked across the Internet for lathering up and shaving on a New Jersey train, says he has gotten several offers for job interviews — including, perhaps fittingly, from New Jersey Transit.<p>Torres told The Washington Post that he is not able to work because of medical …

Job Interviews

Dog Covered With Matted Fur Is So Happy After His Makeover

"He enjoys his walks on leash and loves having his new soft coat petted."<p>Likely for as long as this little dog named Jareth could remember, he'd been …

Pet Adoption

More Than $1B Has Gone Into Opening Up the Border – Here’s What It’s Done So Far

The federal government and local agencies have been investing millions of dollars in recent years in border infrastructure to facilitate the flow of …

San Diego

I-5 has the worst, 805 is second

The numbers are alarming: 30 percent of Caltrans’ $18.1 million local maintenance budget went for picking up after people last year. $6.2 million …

Caltrans

Inland Empire Man Received Funeral Donations For Living Boy: Cops

The Sheriff's Department said Richard Navarrete asked for donations to pay for a funeral of someone living.<p>INLAND EMPIRE, CA -- An Inland Empire man …

San Bernardino County

Basset Hound Adopts Baby Squirrel Who Fell From Tree, Protects Him Like a Good Big Brother

Any dog parent can tell you about more than one occasion when their pooch suddenly started barking while looking out the window and locking glances …

Squirrels

Gas Price Drops Slightly In San Diego County

The average price has dropped or been unchanged five of the past six days following a run of 12 increases in 13 days.<p>SAN DIEGO, CA – The average …

San Diego

If This Great Dane Learning To Workout Doesn't Inspire You Then Nothing Will

This dog is more of a copycat.

Great Dane

Herbal Teas for Healing: Which Tea Does What

Note: Always check with your doctor before adding any new medicinal herbs to your diet, especially if you’re taking other medications.<p>Ah, fall. …

Immune System

One Man Rescued 64 Dogs and Cats from Hurricane Florence in a School Bus

And he's heading back down to Wilmington, North Carolina, for more.<p>As people rushed to evacuate the path of Hurricane Florence, shelters across the southeastern coast have been struggling to make room for the influx of pets that have been left behind. But thanks to a few fearless vigilantes, dozens …

Pets

Bills' Vontae Davis shocks team, quits NFL at halftime vs. Chargers

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. -- Buffalo Bills cornerback Vontae Davis abruptly retired at halftime of Sunday's 31-20 loss to the Los Angeles Chargers, saying …

Los Angeles

6 Easy Ways To Hang Your Frames Without Needing a Single Nail

<b>* How to hang art, photos and decor without nails</b><b><br>* Easy installation, and less clean up when you re-arrange or move</b><b><br>* Low-priced products for every</b> …

Wall Art

California Had Its Own Climate Summit. Now What?

<i>Want climate news in your inbox?</i> <i>Sign up here for</i> <b>Climate Fwd:</b><i>, our email newsletter.</i><p>SAN FRANCISCO — For years, presidents and prime ministers have been the public face of the fight against climate change, gathering at United Nations summit meetings and pressuring each other to reduce emissions.<p>The …

14 Stunning Fall Foliage Train Tours in the U.S.

<i>Aaaah</i>, fall. The time of year that's all about enjoying the cool, crisp air, watching the world transform into a canvas of brilliant colors, and of …

New Hampshire

Democrats struggle to make voters care about climate change

Donald Trump's withdrawal from the Paris accord and rollback of environmental regulations still haven't given the issue more urgency in the midterms.<p>SAN FRANCISCO — As leading Democrats rallied around efforts to address climate change at a major summit here this week, upbraiding President Donald …

San Francisco

Liberal California's Poverty Rate Is Highest In The Nation

California is the most liberal state in the nation. It's also the most poverty-ridden state in the nation.<p>Newly released data from the U.S. Census …

Poverty Rate

I Finally Figured Out How to Make the Crispiest, Crunchiest Chickpeas—And They’re Seriously Good on Everything

These oven-baked chickpeas are great on soups, salads, and grain bowls—or for munching on by the handful.<p>Crispy chickpeas are one of those things you …

Recipes

Open your wallets, California taxpayers. Coastal commissioners hit with fines were indemnified pretrial

Ever since five current and former California coastal commissioners were found guilty this spring of breaking rules designed to ensure fairness and transparency, one question has remained unanswered.<p>Who’s going to pay for their sins?<p>We now have the answer.<p>Any guesses?<p>Walk over to a mirror, take a …

California

Blueberry Bread Pudding With Lemon Hard Sauce

Prepare the Blueberry Bread Pudding: Preheat oven to 400°F. Spread cake cubes in a single layer in a lightly greased (with cooking spray) large …

Recipes