PG&E power outage could cost the California economy more than $2 billion

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Source: MSN Money The economic impact of PG&E’s preventative power cuts could be upward of $2 billion, according to some estimates. The state’s largest utility company began cutting power for customers in Northern and Central California on Wednesday as a precautionary measure aimed at preventing the outbreak of wildfires. Amid peak fire season and forecasts …

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Holocaust survivor, 87, who faced eviction in California will keep his home

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Source: The Guardian Landlords can’t evict Musiy Rishin after outrage over his case, following Guardian interview, leads to new tenant protections. An 87-year-old Holocaust survivor fighting eviction in California will get to stay in his longtime home after outrage about his case prompted lawmakers to implement new tenant protections. Musiy Rishin, who narrowly escaped the …

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NRA sues San Francisco over terrorist declaration

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Source: ABC News The National Rifle Association sued San Francisco on Monday over the city’s recent declaration that the gun-rights lobby is a “domestic terrorist organization.” The lawsuit, filed in U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California, accuses city officials of violating the gun lobby’s free speech rights for political reasons and says …

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To Cheat and Lie in L.A.: How the College-Admissions Scandal Ensnared the Richest Families in Southern California

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Source: Vanity Fair Bogus applications. Forged ACT tests. Dubious extracurriculars polished to a sheen. How the parents involved in the college-admissions scandal became drawn into Rick Singer’s web, lusting after the crookedest education money could buy. It was so not like Jane Buckingham to behave this way. After all, she was the model for a responsible, successful, …

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