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Environmentalism or ‘nanny state’? Efforts to regulate plastic in California take off

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Fri, 02/02/2018 (All day)

Environmental advocates in California who successfully pushed for a ban on single-use plastic bags have expanded their fight against plastic waste, targeting straws and bottle caps and calling on the state to increase the amount of recycled material in plastic water and soda bottles.

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California will put 5 million electric cars on the road by 2030, Gov. Jerry Brown says

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Fri, 01/26/2018 (All day)

California Gov. Jerry Brown wants to put 5 million electric cars on the state’s roads by 2030.

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No one seems to want to run Trump's EPA in Californi

Published: 
Sun, 02/25/2018 (All day)

Perhaps it is unsurprising that the White House still hasn't filled this job: San Francisco is not an inviting place for the Make America Great Again administration.

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Malibu homeless encampment sparks fears after brush fire threatens homes

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Tue, 01/30/2018 (All day)

For months, Lara Vidaurri has noticed a growing number of people cooking with portable stoves and over open flames at a homeless camp a few hundred yards below her Malibu home.

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California faces a cascade of catastrophes as sea level rises

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Wed, 01/24/2018 (All day)

The first thing to go will be California's calling card: its beaches.