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Man visiting California dies in 119-degree heat

PALM SPRINGS, Calif. (KESQ) - A man died while visiting Palm Springs while the area was in the middle of a heat wave. Geoffrey-Martin Cyr, 55, was in town visiting for the weekend. He was seen lounging by the pool Friday afternoon, where friends say he laid for more than an hour.
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What’s in California’s new recycling law SB 1383

SAN DIEGO (KUSI) – SB 1383 is a new organics recycling law for not only San Diego, but the whole state, that instructs residents and businesses to start separating out food waste and food-soiled paper products from their trash to put them in green bins for recycling. Ken Prue, Recycling...
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Wrong-way driver fatally shot in California police pursuit

FONTANA, Calif. (AP) — A California Highway Patrol officer fatally shot a man after he led police on a wrong-way chase along several Southern California freeways in a large stolen truck. Authorities say the man was pronounced dead on Interstate 10 in Fontana early Wednesday morning. Authorities say a passenger...
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California driver charged with murder after suspected DUI crash kills young sisters, 11 and 8: report

A California driver was charged with murder Tuesday in connection with a suspected DUI crash that killed two young sisters over the weekend, according to reports. Elizabeth Nungaray, 43, of San Jose, was allegedly driving while impaired Saturday when she ran a red light and broadsided an SUV in Porterville, Tulare County – about 160 miles north of Los Angeles.
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In two very different California disputes, Supreme Court affirms private property rights

The Supreme Court upheld an individual’s right to private property against government intrusion in two very different California cases Wednesday, underscoring the libertarian leanings of the more conservative majority. The decisions — one unanimous and the other ideologically split — also bolstered privacy rights. In one case, the justices sided...

California Gov. Gavin Newsom to face recall election

California Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom will face a recall election, marking just the second time in state history that a special election will be held to recall a sitting governor. State officials confirmed Wednesday that a recall election will proceed after just 43 people withdrew their signatures from petitions to...