California will pay off all the accumulated past-due rent that has stockpiled due to the economic crisis triggered by the coronavirus pandemic, according to Gov. Gavin Newsom (D).
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Los Angeles-based Ryan Lapine joined Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz as a partner in the litigation group. He will handle insurance recovery, intellectual property, trust and estate, and complex business cases on behalf of celebrities, high-net-worth individuals and corporate clients. According to LinkedIn, Lapine was previously a partner at Diamond McCarthy.
State lawmakers are racing to finalize the largest rent forgiveness plan in U.S. history and negotiate an extension to California’s eviction moratorium, just days before it is set to expire.
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STOCKTON, Calif. — California Attorney General Rob Bonta met with Stockton Mayor Kevin Lincoln and other city leaders and law enforcement on Thursday to talk about the city's gun violence prevention programs. He called them "a model to be replicated across the state." "Community-based strategies, like those implemented in Stockton,...
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Carrie Mitchum discuss Hollywood and the impact of #MeToo on the industry.YouTube screenshot. Carrie Mitchum’s documentary Rocking the Couch tells the story of a new group of brave Hollywood professionals sharing their stories for the first time. The film also revives an old Hollywood case that could have changed history and the future of the film industry.
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A 67-year-old California man was injured in a skydiving accident this morning at the Hana Airport. The Maui Fire Department said that a fire crew and medics arrived on scene after receiving the 10 a.m. alarm and found the man was alert and conscious after having a hard landing by parachute.
California residents have already been asked to conserve energy during heat waves and there will be more to come. Not all outages are equal, but experts say older air conditioners are power hogs that if kept on, could lead to rolling blackouts.
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As the start of a new budget year approaches next week, Gov. Gavin Newsom and state lawmakers have been hashing out details of a budget agreement. The two sides are largely aligned on how to spend a multi-billion-dollar surplus, but need to reconcile details of an expansion of health care to more undocumented immigrants and a raise in rates for child care providers, among other issues.
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The Santa Rosa Police Department has launched an investigation into an allegation that an officer was using the patrol car loudspeaker outside of a shopping complex on Monday to shame people for wearing masks, The Press Democrat reports. The claim was made in a since-deleted TikTok video where a person,...
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Vice President Kamala Harris took a lot of heat for her performance in her first foreign trip as the nation’s No. 2 official, some bloggers calling her excursion into Latin America “a continuation of her failure theater.”. That phrase came from a conservative website, but the far left also blasted...
Customers behind on their utility bills have three more months of assurance they will not get their power shut off for non-payment after the California Public Utilities Commission passed an extension on Thursday. The state regulator also approved a plan that requires utilities — including San Diego Gas & Electric...
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Caitlyn Jenner, Ted Lieu Trade ‘Condescending’ Barbs Over California Crime. Republican California gubernatorial hopeful Caitlyn Jenner and Representative Ted Lieu, a California Democrat, engaged in a Twitter feud on Saturday evening, resulting in both accusing the other of being “condescending.” Jenner, a prominent reality-TV star and former Olympic athlete, announced on Friday her campaign to challenge California Governor Gavin Newsom, a Democrat, in an expected … Read more.
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Nearly all of the Bay Area is under an exceptional drought and local water agencies are now imposing restrictions in an effort to conserve. NBC Bay Area has reached out to water agencies for information on how they plan to move forward during the drought. Bookmark this page as we will be updating it once we get more information. Visit our drought page for more coverage.
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