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A strategy also in use elsewhere aims to head off fire in the San Bernardino National Forest by closing areas before it can happen.
Californians say the state's water supply system has serious problems that require improvement, but they are unwilling to spend billions of dollars in ratepayer and taxpayer funds on the task, according to a new USC Dornsife/Los Angeles Times poll.
There is simply nothing more important to California’s future than an adequate and dependable supply of clean water. Accordingly, there is simply nothing more complex than its water politics, as we are beginning to see as Gov. Jerry Brown, legislators and water stakeholders attempt to write a 2014 bond issue.
The world's leading climate scientists have for the first time established a limit on the amount of greenhouse gases that can be released before the Earth reaches a tipping point and predicted that it will be surpassed within decades unless swift action is taken to curb the current pace of emissions.
Gov. Jerry Brown signed legislation Saturday extending a fee on vehicle registrations and tire sales to pay for programs designed to reduce emissions. Assembly Bill 8, by Assemblyman Henry Perea, D-Fresno, will extend until 2024 a $3 increase in vehicle registration fees that was scheduled to expire in 2016.
Ventura County’s economy began returning to normal this year and will continue improving in 2014 with stronger job creation, lower unemployment, more consumer spending and new housing.
A worsening poverty picture put the Inland Empire first among the nation’s 25 largest metropolitan areas, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report released Thursday.
The Petersen Automotive Museum's renovations could carry a $20-million price tag and add 15,000 feet of display space.
The deal announced Tuesday gives Netflix more firepower versus premium cable channels such as HBO and other Internet video services, including Amazon's.
Los Angeles is finally getting a football team, and it took rock-and-roll icons KISS to do it. The band has bought an Arena Football League expansion franchise that will play at the Honda Center in Orange County. The team will be called the L.A. KISS.
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