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Can Jerry Brown fight climate change in his own backyard?

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Wed, 07/05/2017 (All day)

In a room once occupied by Republican Gov. Earl Warren, Jerry Brown toasted legislators from across the aisle at a recent climate luncheon in the stately Governor’s Mansion.

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How to Tell If Your Reps Are Serious About Climate Change

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Wed, 07/05/2017 (All day)

Perhaps no president in recent times has unified the country, and the globe, as effectively as Donald Trump.

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California Adds Herbicide Used By Monsanto To List Of Cancer-Causing Chemicals

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Wed, 06/28/2017 (All day)

Glyphosate, an herbicide and the active ingredient in Monsanto Co’s popular Roundup weed killer, will be added to California’s list of chemicals known to cause cancer effective July 7, the state’s Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) said on Monday.

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California invested heavily in solar power. Now there's so much that other states are sometimes paid to take it

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Wed, 06/28/2017 (All day)

On 14 days during March, Arizona utilities got a gift from California: free solar power.

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It’s so hot in Phoenix that airplanes can’t fly

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Wed, 06/21/2017 (All day)

There are certain truths that accompany summer in Phoenix: Triple-digit temperatures persist well past sundown.