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Climate Change and the State of California Forests
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Climate Change and the State of California Forests

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Op-Ed: With climate change, we may witness sequoia forests convert to chaparral The next several decades will likely see the number of California sequoias -- large, old-growth trees -- decline rapidly, in the process...

The First Wave of Migrants at the Border
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The First Wave of Migrants at the Border

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New wave of migrants puts US and other countries to the test The United States has been living up to its pre-election pledge to let in 25,000 refugees. After a surge of recent unaccompanied...

The Tennis Legend Who Won the US Open
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The Tennis Legend Who Won the US Open

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The day Roger Federer couldn't stop laughing at CNN correspondent's Spanish phrases. DURING A CONVERSATION WITH CNN's @NancyDavies, Federer said, "No, this is not true. I was never afraid of losing when I was...

The Democratic Party Should Have Recruited Better Candidates
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The Democratic Party Should Have Recruited Better Candidates

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How Democrats Quietly Meddled in GOP Senate Recruitment On Wednesday, Senate Republicans released the names of their candidates to challenge Sen. Mary L. Landrieu in a runoff election. The party chose as the field...

“We are in trouble,” he said.
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“We are in trouble,” he said.

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Watch: Nigerian presidential candidate Peter Obi on his plans to transform Nigeria's economy Nigerian presidential candidate Peter Obi on his plans to transform Nigeria’s economy Speaking on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly...

Michael L. Shor's "A Walk Through Time" book is now available at the Los Angeles County Museum of Natural History
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Michael L. Shor’s “A Walk Through Time” book is now available at the Los Angeles County Museum of Natural History

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'A story of extinction.' La Brea Tar Pits recognized as a geological heritage site by Los Angeles County Museum of Natural History By: Los Angeles County Museum of Natural History Created Mon, 17 May...

Los Angeles County Supervisor Calls on L.A. City Councilmen to resign
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Los Angeles County Supervisor Calls on L.A. City Councilmen to resign

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Gov. Newsom calls on L.A. City Councilmen De León and Cedillo to resign over racist audio leak At a news conference on Monday, Los Angeles County Supervisor Don Knabe called on L.A. City Councilmen...

Huiwei Lietaer’s Eternal Spring: A Chinese Film About the Tiananmen Square Protests
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Huiwei Lietaer’s Eternal Spring: A Chinese Film About the Tiananmen Square Protests

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Review: Bold 2002 takeover of Chinese state TV plays out in hybrid documentary 'Eternal Spring' Director Huiwei Lietaer sets up a storyboard in Beijing’s CCTV headquarters. Lietaer’s documentary examines the rise of CCTV amid...

FBI Report: Federal Highway Funds Stolen by a Police Officer
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FBI Report: Federal Highway Funds Stolen by a Police Officer

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Catalytic converter theft ring that made hundreds of millions is busted, feds say. An internal criminal probe found that at least $100 million of stolen funds were diverted from the federal government’s highway program....

California will get a warning system that could be used in the event of severe weather
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California will get a warning system that could be used in the event of severe weather

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California set to be first state with extreme heat warning system under bills signed by Newsom. (AP, file) California will get a warning system that could be used in the event of extreme heat...