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  1. Calif. group appeals Virginia tribe's federal recognitionRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

    The Pamunkey Indian Tribe became the first tribe in Virginia to be awarded federal recognition in July. The tribe's reservation is about 25 miles east of Richmond.


  2. Lake Tahoe Forest Service to conduct fall prescirbed burns and wildfire managementRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Tahoe Daily Tribune

    Signs posted cautioning hikers and bikers about Forest Service operations near Camp Richardson and the Angora Burn. Typically areas where prescribed burns are underway will not require full closure.


  3. Wishful thinking prevails among desperate House Republicans: 'Ryan is considering run'Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    CNN has a breathless report : "Paul Ryan considering running for House speaker." It's based on a few interviews with people who say they've had private conversations with Ryan and that he's "looking at it" and "thinking" and "praying" on it.


  4. Anti-vaccination activists feel the sting after setback in CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    In good news for science and the health and welfare of Californians, an attempt to repeal California's recent mandatory vaccination law has failed to get the signatures required to put it on the 2016 ballot. County election clerks reported receiving fewer than 234,000 of the 366,000 signatures needed to ask California voters to repeal the law, according to figures provided to the secretary of state's office and posted online Thursday.


  5. Friday Must Reads: Monster El Niño Likely Won't Come...Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | East Bay Express

    Stories you shouldn't miss: 1. The monster El NiA o weather pattern forming in the western Pacific Ocean likely will not deliver an early wet winter for California this year , the Mercury News $ reports. Torrential rainfall associated with large El NiA o events in the past have usually arrived in January and February, climate scientists note.


  6. Tige Boats adds California dealerRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Boating Industry

    Located in the heart of the Central Valley between Fresno and Madera, Calif., Semper Speed & Marine will soon have the full range of Tige models showcased in its large showroom. The dealership also houses an expansive pro-shop and service department.


  7. California Wants Half Its Power from Renewable Energy by 2030Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Insurance Journal West

    Gov. Jerry Brown dramatically increased California's climate-change goals, committing the state to use renewable energy for half its electricity and make existing buildings twice as energy-efficient in just 15 years. Brown tried for an even stronger measure that also would have enforced a 50 percent drop in petroleum use by 2030, but was defeated by oil interests.


  8. Gene editing: Research spurs debate over promise vs. ethicsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    FOR RELEASE FRIDAY, OCT. 9, 2015, AT 3:00 A.M. EDT - In this photo provided by UC Berkeley Public Affairs, taken June 20, 2014 Jennifer Doudna, right, and her lab manager, Kai Hong, work in her laboratory in Berkeley, Calif.


  9. All Aboard, Fluffy and Rusty! Amtrak Welcoming Pets on TrainsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago |

    Now, you can bring your best friend with you on your trip, provided he or she is 20 pounds or less. Amtrak announced that passengers will be able to travel with their small pets from Boston to Lynchburg, Newport News and Norfolk, VA, on the Northeast Regional service and between Boston and Brunswick, Maine, on the Downeaster route.


  10. Venture Capitalist Tim Draper Leads - Fix California Challenge'Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Fox News

    During a conversation on FOX Business Network's Mornings with Maria, Venture capitalist Tim Draper, Founding Partner of Draper Fisher Jurvetson, called upon the millions of Californians to step up and overhaul their own state. "We've got 38 million people here in California, why don't we crowd source ideas and so we created this site and we're bringing together all the Californians and we have the 'Fix California Challenge' and that challenge brought about 550 different ideas to us and now we're down to the final four."


  11. SB376 is cost effective solution to UC contracting inequitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Wave

    Case in point is Adam Summers recent column attacking legislation that I authored, called Senate Bill 376. SB376 would require private companies providing contract services at the University of California to provide their UC-assigned, "contingent" employees commensurate pay and benefits to directly hired UC workers who do the same jobs.


  12. Rep. Paul Ryan 'Seriously Considering' Speakership BidRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | News Max

    The chaos on Capitol Hill continued Friday as Republicans spent a second unnerving day scrambling to find a new candidate for House speaker, with Rep. Paul Ryan now reportedly mulling the job. The fast-moving political drama began as Rep. Darrell Issa of California said Friday he may enter the race, following the shock announcement on Thursday by Rep. Kevin McCarthy of California that he doesn't want the job.


  13. 2015 Dynamic Dinner To Benefit Castro Valley Educational FoundationRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago |

    The drop-off is by appointment only. Residents must register online and bring identification to the event.


  14. California Approves A Sweeping Digital Privacy LawRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    California Gov. Jerry Brown signed into law the most sweeping and stringent digital privacy law in the country on Thursday. In essence, the law requires a warrant before any business turns over any of its clients' metadata or digital communications to the government.


  15. CAPG Applauds DMHC Inclusion of Undertakings in Blue Shielda "Care 1st MergerRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Business Wire

    "Providing the electronic infrastructure for more accurate physician directories improves access for patients in this new environment of expanded coverage under the Affordable Care Act. While the accompanying requirement for a single, uniform encounter data project is perhaps 'insider baseball' to most Californians, it means that the DMHC and the merged plans are focusing on 21st century data management - which provides vastly improved cost and quality transparency in the healthcare system and in turn, makes the patient experience much more satisfying in the long run.


  16. Law - 'California cops, want to use a stingray? Get a warrant'Read the original story

    22 hrs ago | Indiana Law Blog

    On Thursday, California Governor Jerry Brown signed a bill into law that requires police get a warrant to use a stingray during investigations. The devices, which are also known as cell-site simulators, are usually used to locate a phone but can also in some cases intercept calls and text messages.


  17. LA Times And WA Spokesman-Review 's Coverage Of Planned Parenthood...Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Media Matters for America

    A Media Matters review found that cable news shows and leading newspapers around the country remained largely silent on arson attacks that targeted Planned Parenthood clinics following the release of a series of deceptively-edited, anti-choice videos smearing the health care provider. Prime-time cable news shows and the nation's three highest-circulation newspapers dedicated minimal coverage to the arson attacks.


  18. House Republicans Gather To Figure Out Speaker DebacleRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | MSNBC

    House Republicans gathered for a party meeting Friday morning to discuss who will fill the role of speaker and Rep. Paul Ryan of Wisconsin appears to be the consensus candidate but he hasn't decided that he wants the job. Less than 24 hours after leading contender Rep. Kevin McCarthy of California abruptly withdrew his name from the election as tea party-aligned members are demanding one of their own, members are scrambling to determine a path forward.


  19. Golden State Goes Gray as California Bans Ivory and Rhino Horn TradeRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Huffington Post

    On October 3, conservationists from Nairobi to New York marched in support of the world's elephants and rhinos, protesting their wanton slaughter and pressing for governments to do more to ensure their survival. The following day, California joined the global march when Governor Brown signed Assembly Bill 96, or AB96, into law, effectively banning trade in ivory and rhino horn in the Golden State.


  20. Sue Wong's Spring 2016 Collection ALCHEMY & MASQUERADE Transcends the RunwayRead the original story

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    Celebrity fashion designer Sue Wong epitomized the spirit of Fashion in a hypnotizing extravaganza of beauty and seduction, mesmerizing the audience with her ALCHEMY & MASQUERADE Spring 2016 Collection, which opened Art Hearts Fashion LA Fashion Week at the Taglyan complex in Hollywood. Celebrity fashion designer Sue Wong epitomized the spirit of Fashion in a hypnotizing extravaganza of beauty and seduction, mesmerizing the audience with her ALCHEMY & MASQUERADE Spring 2016 Collection, which opened Art Hearts Fashion LA Fashion Week at the Taglyan complex in Hollywood.