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Vote on Southern California's investment in delta tunnel project could be a nail-biter

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Tue, 04/10/2018 - 4:50pm

With the city of Los Angeles and Orange County on opposite sides, Southern California's role in financing a massive water delivery project is likely to hinge on a few smaller agencies.

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Apple says its global facilities are now powered by 100-percent clean energy

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Tue, 04/10/2018 - 4:48pm

Last week, Apple called out the Environmental Protection Agency’s plan to rollback the Obama-era Clean Power Plan. The company cited both the obvious environmental impact of such a move, along with potential economic fallout.

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O.C.-based vegan Mexican pop-ups are having a moment right now

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Sat, 04/07/2018 - 10:22am

No animals were harmed in the making of the best new conchas in Santa Ana. Same goes for the best sweet tamales. Oh, yeah, the carnitas tacos are vegan, too.

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Nothing’s been done to protect 100 miles of Southern California creeks and rivers, group claims in lawsuit against Trump adminis

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Thu, 04/05/2018 - 7:24pm


More than nine years after Congress declared 100 miles of waterways in Southern California as wild and scenic, the federal agencies managing those resources have done nothing to protect them, according to a lawsuit filed last week in federal court in Los Angeles.

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Southern California regulators have a chance to rein in freight pollution. Will they take it?

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Thu, 04/05/2018 - 7:21pm

Over and over in their decades-long war on smog, Southern California regulators have failed to use a powerful tool against ports, warehouses and other freight and logistics hubs that are magnets for air pollution.