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New California bill would let drivers legally eat roadkill

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Posted by    Sunday, February 24, 2019 at 4:00pm 2/24/2019 at 4:00pm
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Never let it be said that all the rules that California’s legislators create are stale and dull.

Sacramento is proposing new rules that would make eating roadkill legal.

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The New York Times does Twitter penance for not fully embracing #GreenNewDeal

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Posted by    Sunday, February 24, 2019 at 2:00pm 2/24/2019 at 2:00pm

This weekend, I am sitting at home watching showers add to the 18 trillion gallons of water that have been dumped in California this month, substantially easing drought conditions.

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Arizona bill may compel broad range of citizens to submit DNA to a state database

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Posted by    Saturday, February 23, 2019 at 12:00pm 2/23/2019 at 12:00pm
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Arizona is poised to become one of the first states to maintain a massive statewide DNA database.

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US DOT cancels $929 million in grants for California’s aborted high-speed rail project

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Posted by    Friday, February 22, 2019 at 11:00am 2/22/2019 at 11:00am
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California’s top officials spear-headed a lawsuit to end the implementation of President Donald Trump’s national emergency declaration.

Now, the US Department of Transportation (DOT) has cancelled millions in grants for the high speed rail project that has been substantially scaled back by California Governor Gavin Newsom.

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Delta removes Diet Coke napkins inviting passengers to pass their phone number to “plane crush”

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Posted by    Wednesday, February 20, 2019 at 7:30pm 2/20/2019 at 7:30pm
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Last year at this time, Delta joined the anti-second amendment mob and announced it was ending discounts for NRA members.

The Georgia Senate promptly ended the corporation’s generous tax breaks.

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Spike in cases of Southern California children with Kawasaki Disease worries public health experts

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Posted by    Wednesday, February 20, 2019 at 9:00am 2/20/2019 at 9:00am
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Public health officials are reporting that Southern California is seeing a a spike in the number of cases of a wind-borne disease that inflames blood vessels...

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Pope Francis defrocks former U.S. Cardinal McCarrick for alleged sex abuse

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Posted by    Sunday, February 17, 2019 at 12:00pm 2/17/2019 at 12:00pm
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Last fall, I reported that Pope Francis held an emergency summit with U.S. bishops over the growing sex abuse crisis and cover-up scandal that has impacted the Roman Catholic Church after revelations by a Pennsylvania grand jury and the details offered in a letter published by Archbishop Carlo Maria Viganò, who...

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California pounces: State to sue Trump administration over national emergency declaration

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Posted by    Saturday, February 16, 2019 at 6:00pm 2/16/2019 at 6:00pm
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Now that President Donald Trump has signed the national emergency declaration, California politicians Governor Gavin Newsom and  state Attorney General Xavier Becerra have pounced and are now making plans to block its implementation.

Newsom and Becerra announced they were developing plans for the legal action at a Capitol news conference just hours...

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Trump’s Space Force to be piloted by US Air Force

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Posted by    Friday, February 15, 2019 at 1:00pm 2/15/2019 at 1:00pm
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It appears that the US Air Force has been tasked to help launch the Space Force proposed by President Donald Trump.

Detailed planning for the proposed Space Force is expected to be handed over soon to the U.S. Air Force, a sign that Pentagon leaders — many...

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California’s Gov. Newsom plans to shower illegal immigrants with millions in “humanitarian aid”

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Posted by    Thursday, February 14, 2019 at 8:04pm 2/14/2019 at 8:04pm
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California Gavin Newsom ended the debacle of the high-speed train between Los Angeles and San Francisco.

However, the millions of dollars in savings will not be going back to California’s taxpayers. Instead, the governor plans to spend millions of dollars on making the illegal immigrants storming our borders more comfortable when...

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Mumps outbreak reported at Houston ICE detention facility

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Posted by    Wednesday, February 13, 2019 at 9:00am 2/13/2019 at 9:00am
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The Houston Health Department confirmed seven mumps cases at the city’s U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) facility.

Officials said that all seven people were adults who were detained during the time they became sick.

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9th Circuit sides with Trump in legal battle over environmental objections to border wall construction

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Posted by    Tuesday, February 12, 2019 at 9:00pm 2/12/2019 at 9:00pm
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Last September, I reported that California Attorney General Xavier Becerra filed a lawsuit alleging that President Donald Trump’s proposal to expedite construction of a wall at the southern border violates environmental laws.

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NASA testing ability to change asteroid orbits for planetary defense

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Posted by    Sunday, February 10, 2019 at 2:00pm 2/10/2019 at 2:00pm

From time to time, I have covered the history of asteroid impacts on Earth that result in real global climate change and verifiable world-wide extinctions.

In a heart-warming development that shows that many scientists recognize a real risk to the Earth, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) is now developing space...

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President Trump says that after “productive” talks with North Korea, next summit slated for Hanoi

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Posted by    Saturday, February 9, 2019 at 12:00pm 2/9/2019 at 12:00pm
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During his rousing and well-received State of the Union address this week, President Donald Trump noted the next summit with North Korea has been scheduled for the end of February.

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Los Angeles officials plan to rip out City Hall carpets to combat typhus outbreak

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Posted by    Friday, February 8, 2019 at 1:00pm 2/8/2019 at 1:00pm
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We have been covering the spread of the flea-borne illness typhus through Pasadena and Los Angeles, which is the result of rat infestations that have followed in the wake of the homeless crisis.

Los Angeles city employees are now acting to combat the rodent problem in City Hall, after one of the...

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California cases of potentially deadly “Valley Fever” are starting to soar

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Posted by    Thursday, February 7, 2019 at 7:00pm 2/7/2019 at 7:00pm
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A potentially life-threatening fungal illness is rapidly spreading throughout central California, state health officials report.

The number of Valley Fever cases rose eight percent in 2018 from the previous year – up to more than 8,100 from more than 7,500, according to a report released by the California Department of Public Health...

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Typhus Crisis In Los Angeles Worsens

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Posted by    Monday, February 4, 2019 at 9:40pm 2/4/2019 at 9:40pm
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Late last year, I reported that the Los Angeles area was battling a typhus epidemic.

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