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Mountain View Voice
In city's new wage law, a modest proposalThe regional wave toward a higher minimum wage this week swept through Palo Alt
In city's new wage law, a modest proposal
Mountain View Voice / Posted yesterday
The regional wave toward a higher minimum wage this week swept through Palo Alto, where city officials set aside their differences and happily united behind a law setting the local rate at $11 an hour, topping Mountain View's current rate of... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Top 10 high school football rivalries in Southern CaliforniaFile photo: Long Beach Poly's Jayon Brown tackles Mater Dei's Justin Allen in t
Top 10 high school football rivalries in Southern California
Pasadena Star-News / Posted yesterday
File photo: Long Beach Poly's Jayon Brown tackles Mater Dei's Justin Allen in the 4th quarter of the 2012 CIF-SS Pac-5 Division final game at Anaheim Stadium. (Photo by Stephen Carr/Press-Telegram) From the High Desert to San Diego, and Long Beach... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
In city's new wage law, a modest proposalThe regional wave toward a higher minimum wage this week swept through Palo Alt
In city's new wage law, a modest proposal
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted yesterday
The regional wave toward a higher minimum wage this week swept through Palo Alto, where city officials set aside their differences and happily united behind a law setting the local rate at $11 an hour. For the council, the decision was a political... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
Top 10 high school football rivalries in Southern CaliforniaFile photo: Long Beach Poly's Jayon Brown tackles Mater Dei's Justin Allen in t
Top 10 high school football rivalries in Southern California
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
File photo: Long Beach Poly's Jayon Brown tackles Mater Dei's Justin Allen in the 4th quarter of the 2012 CIF-SS Pac-5 Division final game at Anaheim Stadium. (Photo by Stephen Carr/Press-Telegram) From the High Desert to San Diego, and Long Beach... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
Palo Alto prepares to raise minimum wagePalo Alto is a relative latecomer when it comes to establishing a minimum wage,
Palo Alto prepares to raise minimum wage
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 9 days ago
Palo Alto is a relative latecomer when it comes to establishing a minimum wage, but a new proposal that the City Council is set to discuss Monday, Aug. 24, looks to place the city ahead of the regional pack. The council will consider a proposal that... Read more
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Salon.com
Black Lives Matter joins a long line of protest movements that have shifted public opinion — most recently, Occupy Wall StreetThroughout American history, advocates for racial justice and economic justice
Black Lives Matter joins a long line of protest movements that have shifted public opinion — most recently, Occupy Wall Street
Salon.com / Posted 14 days ago
Throughout American history, advocates for racial justice and economic justice have sometimes been at odds, but they’ve also found common ground. In recent weeks we’ve watched this tension play out in a surprising way, when Black Lives Matters (BLM)... Read more
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FOX 5 Atlanta
San Francisco/Peninsula NewsSan Mateo County Sheriff's Office warns public after sexual assault at homeSan
San Francisco/Peninsula News
FOX 5 Atlanta / Posted 18 days ago
San Mateo County Sheriff's Office warns public after sexual assault at homeSan Mateo County Sheriff's Office warns public after sexual assault at home The San Mateo County Sheriff's Office is warning the public to be vigilant of suspicious people in... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Chargers slam San Diego's latest stadium proposalunveiled the updated plans Monday, a few hours after a local contingent made a
Chargers slam San Diego's latest stadium proposal
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 18 days ago
unveiled the updated plans Monday, a few hours after a local contingent made a presentation to the NFL's Committee on Los Angeles Opportunities in Chicago. The Chargers, who appear eager to move to Los Angeles, will update all owners on... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Pick up the pace on Sacramento’s ethics reformIf good-government reforms get moving at Sacramento City Hall because of the so
Pick up the pace on Sacramento’s ethics reform
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 18 days ago
If good-government reforms get moving at Sacramento City Hall because of the sordid allegations of sexual harassment against two elected officials, one good thing will have emerged from that regrettable episode. Mayor Kevin Johnson, the subject of... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Chargers slam San Diego's latest stadium proposalunveiled the updated plans Monday, a few hours after a local contingent made a
Chargers slam San Diego's latest stadium proposal
Warren Times Observer / Posted 19 days ago
unveiled the updated plans Monday, a few hours after a local contingent made a presentation to the NFL's Committee on Los Angeles Opportunities in Chicago. The Chargers, who appear eager to move to Los Angeles, will update all owners on... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Chargers slam San Diego's new stadium proposalunveiled the updated plans Monday, a few hours after a local contingent made a
Chargers slam San Diego's new stadium proposal
Calgary Sun / Posted 19 days ago
unveiled the updated plans Monday, a few hours after a local contingent made a presentation to the NFL's Committee on Los Angeles Opportunities in Chicago. The Chargers, who appear eager to move to Los Angeles, will update all owners on... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Chargers Slam San Diego Stadium Planunveiled the updated plans Monday, a few hours after a local contingent made a
Chargers Slam San Diego Stadium Plan
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 19 days ago
unveiled the updated plans Monday, a few hours after a local contingent made a presentation to the NFL's Committee on Los Angeles Opportunities in Chicago. The Chargers, who appear eager to move to Los Angeles, will update all owners on... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Chargers slam San Diego's latest stadium proposalunveiled the updated plans Monday, a few hours after a local contingent made a
Chargers slam San Diego's latest stadium proposal
Dayton Daily News / Posted 19 days ago
unveiled the updated plans Monday, a few hours after a local contingent made a presentation to the NFL's Committee on Los Angeles Opportunities in Chicago. The Chargers, who appear eager to move to Los Angeles, will update all owners on... Read more
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Bakersfield Now
Chargers slam San Diego's latest stadium proposalunveiled the updated plans Monday, a few hours after a local contingent made a
Chargers slam San Diego's latest stadium proposal
Bakersfield Now / Posted 19 days ago
unveiled the updated plans Monday, a few hours after a local contingent made a presentation to the NFL's Committee on Los Angeles Opportunities in Chicago. The Chargers, who appear eager to move to Los Angeles, will update all owners on... Read more
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The Oakland Press
Chargers slam San Diego’s latest stadium proposalunveiled the updated plans Monday, a few hours after a local contingent made a
Chargers slam San Diego’s latest stadium proposal
The Oakland Press / Posted 19 days ago
unveiled the updated plans Monday, a few hours after a local contingent made a presentation to the NFL’s Committee on Los Angeles Opportunities in Chicago. The Chargers, who appear eager to move to Los Angeles, will update all owners on... Read more
201 related stories
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Finance and Commerce
San Francisco seeks rent break through bondsWith tech workers flooding San Francisco, one-bedroom apartment rents have clim
San Francisco seeks rent break through bonds
Finance and Commerce / Posted 19 days ago
With tech workers flooding San Francisco, one-bedroom apartment rents have climbed to $3,500 a month, more than in any other U.S. city. Residents are being priced out. Evictions routinely spark political rallies. Mayor Ed Lee, under pressure to deal... Read more
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Asian journal
Hiroshima Peace Memorial Message: No more nuclear bombs and lost tomorrowsPeace Monument, Hiroshima, Japan. “Based on their own experiences and carrying
Hiroshima Peace Memorial Message: No more nuclear bombs and lost tomorrows
Asian journal / Posted 22 days ago
Peace Monument, Hiroshima, Japan. “Based on their own experiences and carrying in their hearts the voices and feelings of those sacrificed to the bomb, the hibakusha called for a world without nuclear weapons as they struggled day by day to... Read more
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San Bernardino Sun
LikeOfficials react to Ontario International Airport transferOfficials from the region have reacted to the news that Los Angeles will transf
LikeOfficials react to Ontario International Airport transfer
San Bernardino Sun / Posted 22 days ago
Officials from the region have reacted to the news that Los Angeles will transfer ownership of LA/Ontario International Airport to an inland authority. • Rep. Norma J. Torres, D-Ontario: “This decision is long overdue. Despite our strategic location... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
Hackathon for immigration solutions held in LACALIFORNIA - Los Angeles city leaders brought together some of the top scientif
Hackathon for immigration solutions held in LA
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 22 days ago
CALIFORNIA - Los Angeles city leaders brought together some of the top scientific minds to use technology to improve the lives of immigrants, both documented and undocumented. While the word hacking is usually associated with computer security... Read more
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San Bernardino Sun
Officials react to Ontario International Airport transferOfficials from the region have reacted to the news that Los Angeles will transf
Officials react to Ontario International Airport transfer
San Bernardino Sun / Posted 23 days ago
Officials from the region have reacted to the news that Los Angeles will transfer ownership of LA/Ontario International Airport to an inland authority. • Rep. Norma J. Torres, D-Ontario: “This decision is long overdue. Despite our strategic location... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
Watts: The day the mirror cracked | Los AngelesPolice detain two African-Americans suspected of looting a market on the fifth
Watts: The day the mirror cracked | Los Angeles
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 24 days ago
Police detain two African-Americans suspected of looting a market on the fifth day of L.A.’s Watts Riots, Aug. 15, 1965. California State University Archives/Everett Collection Late last month, a University of Cincinnati police officer was indicted... Read more
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The Atlantic
The Lost Promise of the Voting Rights Actwhether to expand the law or simply reauthorize it again in 1975. Rodriguez urg
The Lost Promise of the Voting Rights Act
The Atlantic / Posted 24 days ago
whether to expand the law or simply reauthorize it again in 1975. Rodriguez urged the Congress to protect the voting rights of Mexican Americans and other overlooked minority groups. “I want to tell you what Chicanos have to go through in the town... Read more
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Op-Ed News
The Water Crisis is HereFrom Brazil to India and from California to Detroit, taps are running dry, as t
The Water Crisis is Here
Op-Ed News / Posted 27 days ago
From Brazil to India and from California to Detroit, taps are running dry, as the water crisis goes global. Detroit grabbed headlines when the city cancelled the water and sewerage service for more than 50,000 residents for lack of payment. But... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
‘Sanctuary cities’ are focus of new immigration fightDonald Trump, at his presidential campaign announcement, offered a provocative
‘Sanctuary cities’ are focus of new immigration fight
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 29 days ago
Donald Trump, at his presidential campaign announcement, offered a provocative warning about the dangers lurking at the U.S. Mexico border: “When Mexico sends its people, they’re not sending their best.” “They’re bringing drugs. They’re bringing... Read more
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San Jose Mercury News
Facing regulatory roadblocks, Uber ramps up lobbying in CaliforniaLOS ANGELES -- Uber now spends more on lobbyists in California than Wal-Mart, B
Facing regulatory roadblocks, Uber ramps up lobbying in California
San Jose Mercury News / Posted 30 days ago
LOS ANGELES -- Uber now spends more on lobbyists in California than Wal-Mart, Bank of America or Wells Fargo. And for good reason: The 6-year-old ride-hailing company needs powerful friends as it faces two serious regulatory challenges in the state... Read more
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