Reopening California

Congress should pass tax credit for businesses to reopen safely

56 minutes ago   |   Boston Herald

The country has endured a lot over the last five months, and people want to get back to their daily routines as soon as possible. Businesses continue to battle uncertainty and...
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As Colleges Move Classes Online, Families Rebel Against the Cost

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

Schools face rising demands for tuition rebates, increased aid and leaves of absence as students ask if college is becoming “glorified Skype.”
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California Issues First Rolling Blackouts Since 2001, As Heat Wave Bakes Western U.S

California Issues First Rolling Blackouts Since 2001, As Heat Wave Bakes Western U.S

3 hours ago   |   NPR

California electrical utilities implemented their first rolling blackouts since 2001, as the state grapples with an intense, prolonged heat wave.
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FROM THE ARCHIVES: California officials order in March 2001 more rolling blackouts

FROM THE ARCHIVES: California officials order in March 2001 more rolling blackouts

4 hours ago   |   KCRA

With power generators offline and out-of-state power imports decreased, engineers with the California Independent System Operator, or California ISO, ordered in March 2001 to...
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California heat spurs 1st rolling power outages since 2011

4 hours ago   |   ABC

California on Friday ordered rolling power outages for the first time since 2011 as a statewide heat wave strained its electrical system.
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California hasn't seen rolling blackouts since 2001: Here's what happened 19 years ago

California hasn't seen rolling blackouts since 2001: Here's what happened 19 years ago

5 hours ago   |   KCRA   |   2 articles

Hundreds of thousands of Californians experienced rolling blackouts Friday night after officials declared a Stage 3 energy emergency due to a statewide heat wave.
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Power restored after Stage 3 emergency declared due to power demand

5 hours ago   |   ABC

Power was restored statewide Friday night after rotating outages were initiated when a Stage 3 emergency went into effect due to higher demand for power.
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California wildfires burn amid high risk of brutal blazes

5 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

LOS ANGELES - Bone-dry vegetation fueled three wildfires near Los Angeles amid warnings Friday that the risk of new blazes erupting was high as temperatures spike and humidity...
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California salons forced to operate outside amid heat wave

California salons forced to operate outside amid heat wave

5 hours ago   |   KCRA

Amid this week's heat wave, some businesses are still forced to operate outside because of county and state COVID-19 public health restrictions.
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Crews battling California, Colorado wildfires

6 hours ago   |   NBC News

A bull chased firefighters working on the Lake Fire in Los Angeles County. No injuries were reported.
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President Trump orders Chinese owner of TikTok to sell US assets

President Trump orders Chinese owner of TikTok to sell US assets

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California heat wave raises wildfire threat, causes rolling blackouts

California heat wave raises wildfire threat, causes rolling blackouts

California's power operator was directed to turn off electricity to approximately 200,000 to 250,000 customers at a time in rotating power outages. Read more ...

Humane society seeks donations after cat, kittens abandoned

Humane society seeks donations after cat, kittens abandoned

A cat who was in active labor was found abandoned in a box Thursday in Claremont, according to the Sullivan County Humane Society. Read more ...

Canada-U.S border restrictions extended to at least September

Canada-U.S border restrictions extended to at least September

The Canada-U.S. border will remain closed to non-essential travel for at least another month. Read more ...

FBI attorney to plead guilty for altering email in Russia probe

FBI attorney to plead guilty for altering email in Russia probe

A former FBI attorney is preparing to plead guilty to altering an email used to obtain a surveillance warrant on former Trump campaign aide Carter Page. The attorney, Kevin... Read more ...

White House: Robert Trump, President Trump's younger brother, hospitalized...

White House: Robert Trump, President Trump's younger brother, hospitalized in New York

Robert Trump, the younger brother of President Donald Trump, is hospitalized in New York, the White House confirmed Friday. Read more ...

Pirates' game Saturday in question after Reds player tests positive for COVID-19

Pirates' game Saturday in question after Reds player tests positive for COVID-19

The Pirates' game Saturday in Cincinnati is up in the air after a Reds player tested positive for COVID-19. Read more ...

Islanders answer Alex Ovechkin challenge to take 2-0 series lead

Islanders answer Alex Ovechkin challenge to take 2-0 series lead

Alex Ovechkin welcomed himself to the postseason Friday night, but the Islanders took a 2-0 series lead anyways. Barry Trotz's crew withstood a two-goal game from the dangerous... Read more ...

Pompeo lashes out as U.N. Security Council rejects extension to Iran arms...

Pompeo lashes out as U.N. Security Council rejects extension to Iran arms embargo

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Friday condemned the United Nations Security Council for rejecting a U.S. resolution to extend the arms embargo on Iran. The council voted to... Read more ...

Kershaw dominates, Bellinger 2 HRs, Dodgers drop Angels 7-4

Kershaw dominates, Bellinger 2 HRs, Dodgers drop Angels 7-4

ANAHEIM, Calif. - Clayton Kershaw allowed one hit over seven brilliant innings, Cody Bellinger hit a pair of two-run homers and the Los Angeles Dodgers opened the Freeway... Read more ...