Ro Khanna ends speculation about political future in California

Report raises questions about Democrat Feinstein

California Democrat Rep. Ro Khanna announced Sunday he will not be running for the Senate in 2024, while also endorsing Rep. Barbara Lee for Sen. Dianne Feinstein’s seat. “Over the past few months, it has been an honor to hear from progressives and Bernie Sanders supporters who have reached out and encouraged me to enter … Read more

Marine veteran who survived three tours in Iraq, Afghanistan killed driving an Uber in California

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A California Marine veteran and father of two was fatally shot and killed Friday morning while driving for Uber, according to police. Aaron Orozco, 38, picked up two passengers early that morning and stopped at a Lynwood 7-Eleven for an unknown reason before he got into a physical altercation with the two passengers, police said. … Read more

Democratic Rep. Ro Khanna announces he won’t seek California Senate seat

Washington CNN  —  Democratic Rep. Ro Khanna of California announced Sunday that he won’t enter the competitive Democratic primary to fill retiring Sen. Dianne Feinstein’s senate seat in the Golden State, electing to endorse Democratic Rep. Barbara Lee instead. “I have concluded that despite a lot of enthusiasm from Bernie [Sanders’] folks, the best place, … Read more

California sea otters killed by rare parasite that could also threaten humans

Scientists launch massive study to save sea otters

Four sea otters in California died from toxoplasmosis through a rare strain of the Toxoplasma gondii parasite, and researchers warn that the strain could pose a threat to humans. The unusual strain of Toxoplasma gondii that was studied had not been detected in California before. The findings of a study, which was conducted by scientists … Read more

Ski resorts in California got so much snow they’re going to be able to stay open through June

CNN  —  The slopes are open for summer, at least in California. Several California ski resorts have announced they have received so much snow that they plan to stay open until well into the summer months. Mammoth Mountain, a popular four-season resort located in the Eastern Sierra mountains, announced earlier this week it would be … Read more

California suspect gets sweater bitten off by K-9 after lengthy police chase

California suspect has clothing bitten by K-9 after police chase

A California woman was arrested after leading police on a cross-county chase, which ended in her clothing being bitten off by a K-9. California Highway Patrol told Fox News Digital the Ventura County Sheriff’s Office initiated the pursuit, believing the suspect stole the car she was driving. The slow-speed pursuit began in Los Angeles County … Read more

Four California sea otters died from an unusual strain of a parasite that could pose a risk to humans

CNN  —  Four sea otters in California have died from a rare strain of the Toxoplasma gondii parasite that scientists said could pose a risk to human health. Researchers called the finding a “complete surprise” because this strain of T. gondii had never been reported in any aquatic animal or in coastal California. Their study, … Read more

California Ends Some Water Limits After Storms Ease Drought

DUNNIGAN, Calif. (AP) — California Gov. Gavin Newsom ended some of the state’s water restrictions on Friday because a winter of relentless rain and snow has replenished the state’s reservoirs and eased fears of a shortage after three years of severe drought. He also announced local agencies that supply water to 27 million people and … Read more

California rolls back some drought restrictions, keeps others

CNN  —  California Gov. Gavin Newsom on Friday announced the removal of some drought restrictions, while keeping other measures to bolster water supply for vulnerable communities and develop water resilience after a parade of atmospheric river storms pummeled the state and boosted water supply in recent months. Against the backdrop of the Dunnigan Hills in … Read more

New Bill Could Make California The First State To Outlaw Caste Discrimination

A new bill introduced on Wednesday could make California the first state to ban discrimination based on caste, one of the oldest social stratifications in the world. This bill SB403, introduced by state Sen. Aisha Wahab (D), would add caste as a protected category in already existing nondiscrimination laws. California laws prohibit discrimination on the … Read more