11.11.20 California voters turn down higher business taxes; Scammers target people running out of money

California is a notoriously high tax state. But that might be starting to change. Some new scams are floating around that specifically target people who have fallen on hard times – and many of these scams are stimulus check related. … Read more…

A California Law Was Supposed to Give Uber Drivers New Protections. Instead, Comedians Lost Work.

While companies like Uber, Lyft and DoorDash have fought AB-5 in court, the law has unintentionally limited job opportunities for some other freelance workers. WSJ.com: US Business BUSINESS UPDATES: BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the … Read more…

California governor signs bill giving prisoners battling wildfires a shot at becoming pro firefighters

Gov. Gavin Newsom passed a bill that will give prisoners battling California’s massive wildfires a chance to become firefighters after their release.        GANNETT Syndication Service BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of … Read more…

Carrie Owen Plietz named president, Northern California Region

PRESS RELEASE Contact: Hilary Costa hilary.c.costa@kp.org 510-406-6654 OAKLAND, Calif. — Kaiser Permanente has announced that Carrie Owen Plietz, FACHE, is the new regional president for Kaiser Permanente in Northern California. In this role, Owen Plietz will lead the health plan and hospitals … Read more…

Wildfires are scorching western states including California, Oregon and Colorado | USA TODAY

USA TODAY BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President/CEO of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the … Read more…

‘We could hear the trees exploding’: At least 7 dead as swath of wildfires rage across California, Oregon, Washington, other Western states

California under siege. ‘Unprecedented’ wildfires in Washington state. Oregon orders evacuations. At least 7 dead. The latest news.        GANNETT Syndication Service BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and … Read more…

California wildfires: Family whose gender-reveal party sparked huge blaze could face multi-million dollar fine

Blaze has engulfed some 8,000 acres of land, authorities say Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription … Read more…

‘A Lot Of People Still To be Rescued’ In California, Says National Guard Colonel | TODAY

The Latest On TODAY! BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President/CEO of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release … Read more…

Out-of-control Southern California wildfire sparked by fireworks used at gender reveal party

CTV News BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President/CEO of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the … Read more…

‘Extreme behavior’: California sets record as wildfires torch more than 2M acres this year

Record-breaking heat is putting a strain on the electrical grid in California and hindering firefighters’ efforts to contain the wildfires.        GANNETT Syndication Service BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost … Read more…

California Sets Record With 2 Million Acres Burned as Crews Battle More

Bloomberg QuickTake News BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President/CEO of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of … Read more…

Hundreds of people are airlifted by the National Guard from fires raging in central California.

CTV News BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President/CEO of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the … Read more…

More than 200 campers rescued by helicopter as Creek Fire prompts state of emergency in California: What we know

The blaze spread at an exponential rate, incinerating more than 36,000 acres of land in less than 24 hours.        GANNETT Syndication Service BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and … Read more…

Helicopters Rescue 207 People After California Wildfire Traps Campers

Bloomberg QuickTake News BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President/CEO of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of … Read more…

Wildfires, Excessive Heat And Potential Blackouts Threaten California

Dozens of fires are burning amid record-breaking temperatures, straining the state’s electrical grid. Health HEALTH CARE UPDATE: BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription … Read more…

In Legislative Shuffle, California Prioritizes Safety Gear and Sick Leave During Crisis

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California lawmakers convened this year with big plans to tackle soaring health care costs, expand health insurance coverage and improve treatment for mental health and addiction. But the pandemic abruptly reoriented their priorities, forcing them to grasp … Read more…

California, bajo estado de emergencia por ola de calor: temperaturas podrían ascender a los 118°F

Univision Noticias ENTERTAINMENT UPDATE: BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President/CEO of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release … Read more…

Phantom Planet’s Alex Greenwald Talks New Music, “California,” and Celebrating 25 Years as a Band

KROQ BEST DEAL UPDATE: BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President/CEO of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release … Read more…

California Wildfires 2020: Governor Newsom Surveys Big Basin Fire Damage

Bloomberg QuickTake News BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President/CEO of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of … Read more…

California moves to open movie theaters with strict social distancing guidelines

California Governor Galvin Newsom unveiled a new online color-coded map that will track when indoor businesses such as restaurants and movie theaters can re-open based on the county-by-county numbers of new coronavirus cases and positive test results. The guidelines go … Read more…

Exhausted Firefighters Struggle To Contain California Wildfires | Sunday TODAY

Sunday TODAY with Willie Geist BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President/CEO of American Consultants Rx, announced the … Read more…

Dozens Of Wildfires Burn Across California Amid Blistering Heat Wave | TODAY

The Latest On TODAY! BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President/CEO of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release … Read more…

California wildfires rage on as firefighters battle flames, triple digit temperatures l GMA

Good Morning America (2020) BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President/CEO of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release … Read more…

Indoor services at California church spark confrontation between protesters, congregants: report

Protesters and congregants clashed on Sunday after a California church held indoor services in defiance of a judge’s temporary restraining order barring the place of worship from doing so, according to a report. FOX News BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to … Read more…

‘Rebuilding Paradise’ shows heroism, heartbreak after California Camp Fire: Part 1

Nightline BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President/CEO of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American … Read more…

NYT: California How Has Over 500,000 Confirmed COVID-19 Cases | The 11th Hour | MSNBC

The 11th Hour with Brian Williams | MSNBC BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President/CEO of American Consultants … Read more…

Allergy Alert for Undeclared Tree Nut in Red Velvet Cheesecake Slices Issued by Whole Foods Market Stores in California, Idaho, and Nevada

Whole Foods Market is voluntarily recalling Red Velvet Cheesecake Slices from 36 stores in California, Boise, Idaho, and Reno, Nevada, due to an undeclared tree nut (walnut) allergen. Food Safety SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX … Read more…

Listen: Threats, Pressure Prompt Some California Public Health Officials To Leave Office

  https://khn.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2020/06/TCRAM20200623_AMBJ.mp3 Can’t see the audio player? Click here to download. California Healthline senior correspondent Anna Maria Barry-Jester joined KQED’s Lily Jamali on “The California Report” to discuss her recent story with The Associated Press on the threats that local … Read more…

Politicians call for California attorney general to probe police shooting of teen

The killing of a teen by a Southern California sheriff’s deputy not wearing a body camera has made politicians and the victim’s family to request an investigation. ABC News: Top Stories SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive … Read more…

California sheriff’s program suspended after 33 trainees test positive for coronavirus

The San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department decided to suspend a training program last week after nearly three dozen cadets tested positive for the coronavirus, officials said Thursday. FOX News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount … Read more…

Churches, In-Store Retail Can Reopen Across California, Pending County Approval

The California Department of Public Health announced on Monday that places of worship and in-store retail shopping can reopen across the state, pending approval from the individual counties. New guidelines have also been issued in order for reopening. Under the … Read more…

La creciente tasa de desempleo, otra consecuencia que está dejando el coronavirus en California

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Mellace Family Brands California Inc. (Johnvince Foods) Recalls Wegmans Semi-Sweet Chocolate nonpareils, 18.5oz (1lb 2.5oz) 524g Due to Undeclared Milk Allergen

MELLACE FAMILY BRANDS CALIFORNIA INC. (JOHNVINCE FOODS),located at 655 North River Road, Unit C, Warren Ohio 44483-2254, is recalling Wegmans Semi-Sweet Chocolate nonpareils, 18.5oz (1lb 2.5oz) 524g because it has undeclared MILK allergen on the retail label. People who have … Read more…

GOP poised to retake Katie Hill’s California seat, as Trump-backed candidate wins big in Wisconsin

Candidates backed by President Trump were outperforming expectations in two closely watched congressional special elections on Tuesday night, as former Navy combat pilot Mike Garcia inched closer to ousting Democrat Katie Hill’s California seat and Republican Tom Tiffany easily prevailed in Wisconsin. FOX News SPECIAL … Read more…

GOP poised to retake Katie Hill’s California seat, as Trump-backed candidate wins big in Wisconsin

Candidates backed by President Trump were outperforming expectations in two closely watched congressional special elections on Tuesday night, as former Navy combat pilot Mike Garcia inched closer to ousting Democrat Katie Hill’s California seat and Republican Tom Tiffany easily prevailed in Wisconsin. FOX News SPECIAL … Read more…

California Democrat reacts to Tesla lawsuit, pullout plan over coronavirus rules: ‘F— Elon Musk’

A California Democrat seemed less than upset Saturday night at the news that entrepreneur Elon Musk planned to pull much of his company Tesla – along with an unspecified number of jobs — out of the state over coronavirus shutdown … Read more…

California Democrat reacts to Tesla lawsuit, pullout plan over coronavirus rules: ‘F— Elon Musk’

A California Democrat seemed less than upset Saturday night at the news that entrepreneur Elon Musk planned to pull much of his company Tesla – along with an unspecified number of jobs — out of the state over coronavirus shutdown … Read more…

Tesla prepared to move out of California amid fight over factory shutdown, Musk tweets

Tesla had wanted to start production again in Fremont, California, on Friday afternoon, but officials said the company did not have authorization to break shelter-in-place rules. The plant is where the company makes vehicles for Europe and North America. US … Read more…

Tesla prepared to move out of California amid fight over factory shutdown, Musk tweets

Tesla had wanted to start production again in Fremont, California, on Friday afternoon, but officials said the company did not have authorization to break shelter-in-place rules. The plant is where the company makes vehicles for Europe and North America. US … Read more…

UPDATE 5-Tesla sues California county in virus factory closure fight, threatens to leave

Tesla Inc sued local authorities in California on Saturday as the electric carmaker pushed to re-open its factory there and Chief Executive Elon Musk threatened to move Tesla’s headquarters and future programs from the state to Texas or Nevada. Reuters: … Read more…

UPDATE 5-Tesla sues California county in virus factory closure fight, threatens to leave

Tesla Inc sued local authorities in California on Saturday as the electric carmaker pushed to re-open its factory there and Chief Executive Elon Musk threatened to move Tesla’s headquarters and future programs from the state to Texas or Nevada. Reuters: … Read more…

California was one of the first states to issue a stay-at-home order. Tomorrow, it’ll start to reopen

States across the country continued Thursday to work toward reopening as researchers said the novel coronavirus has been deadlier in the United States than the seasonal flu. CNN.com – RSS Channel – App Health Section SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today … Read more…

California was one of the first states to issue a stay-at-home order. Tomorrow, it’ll start to reopen

States across the country continued Thursday to work toward reopening as researchers said the novel coronavirus has been deadlier in the United States than the seasonal flu. CNN.com – RSS Channel – App Health Section SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today … Read more…

Democrats’ hold on House seat in jeopardy as coronavirus complicates vote in California

President Trump, Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton have weighed in on the May 12 special election between Democrat Christy Smith and Republican Mike Garcia. Politics SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save … Read more…

California to get $247M refund as mask shipment in ‘murky’ Newsom deal face delay

California is expected to be refunded $ 247 million it paid to a Chinese car company under a major, yet “murky” deal for protective masks, according to state officials on Wednesday. FOX News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount … Read more…

California to get $247M refund as mask shipment in ‘murky’ Newsom deal face delay

California is expected to be refunded $ 247 million it paid to a Chinese car company under a major, yet “murky” deal for protective masks, according to state officials on Wednesday. FOX News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount … Read more…

California sues Uber, Lyft over misclassifying drivers as contractors

California and three of its largest cities on Tuesday sued Uber Technologies Inc and Lyft Inc, accusing them of classifying their drivers improperly as independent contractors instead of employees, evading workplace protections and withholding worker benefits. Reuters: Technology News BEST … Read more…

California sues Uber, Lyft over misclassifying drivers as contractors

California and three of its largest cities on Tuesday sued Uber Technologies Inc and Lyft Inc, accusing them of classifying their drivers improperly as independent contractors instead of employees, evading workplace protections and withholding worker benefits. Reuters: Technology News BEST … Read more…

Coronavirus live updates: Daily death toll could hit 3,000 on June 1; California moves toward reopening; J.Crew files for bankruptcy

The Senate reconvenes as more states across reopen economies. And a new report says daily deaths in the U.S. could hit 3,000 on June 1. Monday’s news.        GANNETT Syndication Service SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free … Read more…

Unmasked Protesters Storm Huntington Beach After California Governor’s Closure

Robyn Beck/AFP via Getty Give them Vitamin D or give them death. Hundreds of demonstrators swarmed Huntington Beach, south of Los Angeles, on Friday to protest California Gov. Gavin Newsom’s closure of the Golden State’s sandy shores—an anti-lockdown display organized … Read more…

Unmasked Protesters Storm Huntington Beach After California Governor’s Closure

Robyn Beck/AFP via Getty Give them Vitamin D or give them death. Hundreds of demonstrators swarmed Huntington Beach, south of Los Angeles, on Friday to protest California Gov. Gavin Newsom’s closure of the Golden State’s sandy shores—an anti-lockdown display organized … Read more…

California Gov. Gavin Newsom says state is ‘days, not weeks’ away from changes to stay-at-home order

California Gov. Gavin Newsom said on Friday that the state is “days, not weeks” away from making significant modifications to its shelter-in-place order and could begin reopening parts of the country’s largest state economy. Health and Science U.S.HEALTHCARE UPDATE: SPECIAL … Read more…

California Gov. Gavin Newsom says state is ‘days, not weeks’ away from changes to stay-at-home order

California Gov. Gavin Newsom said on Friday that the state is “days, not weeks” away from making significant modifications to its shelter-in-place order and could begin reopening parts of the country’s largest state economy. Health and Science U.S.HEALTHCARE UPDATE: SPECIAL … Read more…

Para evitar contagios con covid-19, juez autoriza liberar decenas de inmigrantes en California

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Para evitar contagios con covid-19, juez autoriza liberar decenas de inmigrantes en California

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Two men from this small California beach town raised money to give free Covid-19 and antibody testing to all its residents

Jyri Engestrom and Cyrus Harman from Bolinas, California were inspired by a story of an Italian village that tested all its residents and was reportedly able to eradicate novel coronavirus as a result. They wanted to do the same thing … Read more…

California es el primer estado en brindar un alivio económico a los inmigrantes indocumentados

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Trump administration halts wildfire prevention tool in California over coronavirus

The U.S. Forest Service has suspended controlled burns on public lands in wildfire-prone California because of the coronavirus pandemic, upsetting officials who see the program as key to preventing seasonal infernos like those that devastated parts of the state in … Read more…

California Gov. Gavin Newsom says science, not political will, dictates when state can reopen

After some governors said they’d work on regional plans to roll back stay-at-home orders amid the coronavirus pandemic, two of those leaders warned Tuesday any reopening still appears far away. CNN.com – RSS Channel – App Health Section SPECIAL NEWS … Read more…

California Hospitals Face Surge With Proven Fixes And Some Hail Marys

California’s hospitals thought they were ready for the next big disaster. They’ve retrofitted their buildings to withstand a major earthquake and  whisked patients out of danger during deadly wildfires. They’ve kept patients alive with backup generators amid sweeping power shutoffs … Read more…

Gov. Newsom: California will need an additional 50,000 hospital beds to respond to coronavirus

California Gov. Gavin Newsom on Monday said the state will need an additional 50,000 hospital beds to respond to the coronavirus outbreak. Health and Science U.S.HEALTHCARE UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card … Read more…

Trump activates National Guard in California, New York and Washington state: ‘This is a war’

The state governors will retain command of the National Guard, but the Federal Emergency Management Agency will cover all costs of the missions to respond to the virus outbreak, President Trump said during a White House press briefing. Politics BEST … Read more…

Coronavirus live updates: California governor issues statewide ‘stay at home’ order as Italy deaths pass China

A stark warning from America’s most populous state – but UK researchers signal hope of vaccine this year. Follow the latest news Follow our Australia coronavirus live blog Italy becomes country with most deaths Trump sows confusion with treatment claim … Read more…

Coronavirus live updates: California issues stay home order, China reports 39 imported cases

Los Angeles issued a “Safer at Home” emergency order, meaning residents must “immediately limit all movement outside of their homes beyond what is absolutely essential,” Mayor Eric Garcetti said. US Top News and Analysis COMMUNITY NEWS UPDATE: Click today to … Read more…

Biden wins eight states and Sanders takes three. A massive number of delegates in California and Texas are up for grabs.

Primary results: Texas, Virginia, North Carolina, California CNN.com – RSS Channel – HP Hero SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your medicine! SPECIAL DONATION REQUEST UPDATE: … Read more…

California regulator proposes record $2.14 billion fine on PG&E over wildfires

California’s utilities regulator has proposed an increased $ 2.14 billion fine on PG&E Corp for its role in causing the devastating 2017 and 2018 wildfires in Northern California. Reuters: Environment BEST DEAL UPDATE: That extra fluffy kind of happy (300×250)” … Read more…

A California woman is the second case without relevant travel history or exposure to a known patient, officials say. A patient in Oregon is thought to be the third.

An older adult woman from California might be the second case of community transmission of the novel coronavirus, health officials in Santa Clara County said Friday. CNN.com – RSS Channel – HP Hero SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request … Read more…

New coronavirus case in California is ‘evidence of community transmission,’ county health officials say

The Santa Clara Public Health Department announced a third case of coronavirus in the county possibly transmitted through community spread, which brings the total number of coronavirus cases in California to 10 and the total number of cases in the … Read more…