Cali & U.S. News


Article Title: Democrats Call Out Racism, New Debate Lineups: This Week in the 2020 Race
Article Author: Matt Stevens
Description:Candidates condemn President Trump’s “go back” comment, a Harris-Biden rematch, and a new California poll.

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Article Title: 2019 BMW R1250GS Adventure first ride review: Big bike, small adventure – Roadshow
Article Author: Kyle Hyatt
Description:I hit the California coast on BMW's legendarily capable adventure motorcycle.

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Article Title: A California Bill Could Destroy Uber's Unsustainable Business Model
Article Author: BeauHD
Description:Last week, the California Senate's Labor, Public Employment and Retirement Committee held a hearing and passed Assembly Bill 5 (AB5), which promises to make it harder for companies to claim workers are independent contractors and increase the operating expens…

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Article Title: San Diego Comic-Con 2019: all the trailers and updates from fandom’s biggest party
Article Author: Andrew Liptak
Description:Films, TV, comics, and more

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Article Title: Three California Nazis sentenced to prison for their participation in the Charlottesville "Unite the Right" rally
Article Author: Cory Doctorow
Description:Benjamin Daley, Michael Miselis, and Thomas Gillen, members of the California Nazi group "Rise Above Movement (RAM)" have been given prison sentences by a Virginia court for their participation in the 2017 Charlottesville "Unite the Right" rally; United State…

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Article Title: These are the 100 most scenic restaurants in America
Article Author: Ian Burke and Meredith Cash
Description:OpenTable has compiled a list of this year's 100 Most Scenic Restaurants in America. The list includes eateries across 24 states and Washington, DC. From penthouse restaurants in Chicago, Dallas, and New York, to seaside eateries in Florida and California, ev…

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Article Title: Joe Biden compares Trump to segregationist George Wallace
Article Author: Tim Reid
Description:Joe Biden, former U.S. vice-president and Democratic presidential candidate, compared President Donald Trump on Friday to the late George Wallace, a prominent supporter of racial segregation.

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Article Title: This “virtual power plant” made of solar and batteries means Oakland can stop burning jet fuel
Article Author: Adele Peters
Description:The solar panels will power low-income housing—and then fill up batteries to use when demand peaks. When the demand for electricity surges in Oakland, California, a power plant burning jet fuel switches on, pumping pollution into the western part of the city.…

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Article Title: State and Local Taxes Are Worsening Inequality
Article Author: The Editorial Board
Description:Most states lean heavily on lower-income families. An Illinois referendum is a step toward correcting the problem.

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Article Title: Microsoft Hacking STEM: Tuned Mass Damper
Article Author: carinaly
Description:<!–dda7bd42579b4dc0937c45f979fc5c69–>In the modern classroom, it's extremely important to integrate science, engineering, and technology skills with our curriculum. We have partnered with the California Academy of Sciences and Public Media for Northern Cali…

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Article Title: New Map Shows Where America's Police, Businesses Are Using Facial Recognition and Other Surveillance Tech
Article Author: EditorDavid
Description:"Fight For the Future, a tech-focused nonprofit, on Thursday released its Ban Facial Recognition map, logging the states and cities using surveillance technology," reports CNET — noting that "surveillance technology" in this case includes Amazon's Ring doorb…

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Article Title: Joe Biden dominates, but Pete Buttigieg makes inroads with Obama's elite bundlers
Article Author: Fredreka Schouten, David Wright, Dan Merica and Aaron Kessler, CNN
Description:Former Vice President Joe Biden drew dozens of Barack Obama's fundraisers to his presidential bid during the April-to-June fundraising quarter, but his rivals — led by South Bend, Indiana, Mayor Pete Buttigieg — also are capturing some of those elite bundle…

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Article Title: Littered cigarette butts are the most widespread man-made pollutant and they harm plant growth, according to study
Article Author: Ellen Cranley
Description:Cigarette butts left in grass and soil can harm nearby plant growth, according to a new study. The study found that a cigarette butt can cut down the germination, or development, of plants, adding to concerns about discarded cigarette remnants as an under-ack…

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Article Title: Stunnel and How to Get Free Airline Wi-Fi
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Description:[TL;DR: Set up stunnel on a server and use SNI to bypass web filter.] I recently flew to California, which was fun and exciting! (That is not the focus of this blog post.) Unfortunately, on the return journey, I had an overnight flight with two connections an…

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Article Title: Don’t be fooled by the internet: this week in tech, 20 years ago
Article Author: Adi Robertson
Description:The Blair Witch Project turns 20, a free computer market implodes, George Lucas defends Jar Jar Binks, and other stories from July of 1999.

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Article Title: Report: Five-Star Recruit BJ Boston Joining Ziaire Williams, Bronny at Sierra Canyon
Article Author: Khadrice Rollins
Description:Sierra Canyon has some notable additions to its squad for next season as it will look to capture its third straight California state title.

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Article Title: Do the Women of Big Little Lies Have a Case? We Asked the Experts
Article Author: Raisa Bruner
Description:How will the women of 'Big Little Lies' fare in the season finale? We asked lawyers to weigh in on what the law says about their case on the hit HBO show.

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Article Title: Fernando Corbató Who Introduced Computer Passwords, Dies at 93
Article Author: James R. Hagerty
Description:Fernando Corbató pioneered ways to allow many people to use a computer simultaneously, rather than waiting their turn, foreshadowing today’s world of instant answers. He died July 12 at age 93.

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Article Title: The One West Elm Find You Don't Have, But Need
Article Author: Karen Marsala
Description:You may know West Elm's site inside and out, but have you picked up this adorable find? READ MORE…

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Article Title: La Française Pénélope Bagieu récompensée par un prestigieux prix de la bande dessinée aux Etats-Unis
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Description:La dessinatrice était nommée dans la catégorie « meilleure édition américaine » d’un ouvrage international.

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