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Here's what to watch for in the vote to extend California's cap-and-trade program

Published: 
Mon, 07/17/2017 (All day)

Gov. Jerry Brown dusted off his little-used political mailing list on Friday to send an urgent message to his supporters: The time to rally around cap-and-trade is now.

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An Iceberg the Size of Delaware Just Broke Away From Antarctica

Published: 
Mon, 07/17/2017 (All day)

A chunk of floating ice that weighs more than a trillion metric tons broke away from the Antarctic Peninsula, producing one of the largest icebergs ever recorded and providing a glimpse of how the Antarctic ice sheet might ultimately start to fall apart.

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Gov. Brown and lawmakers unveil proposal to extend California climate program

Published: 
Wed, 07/12/2017 (All day)

After weeks of back-and-forth between environmentalists and business interests, Gov. Jerry Brown and legislative leaders introduced a proposal Monday to reauthorize California's cap and trade program, the centerpiece of the state's efforts to battle climate change.

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Expo Line Reaches Ridership Milestone 13 Years Early

Published: 
Wed, 07/12/2017 (All day)

According to Metro’s official ridership estimates, the Expo Line reached an impressive ridership milestone during the month of June.

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1,800 tons of radioactive waste has an ocean view and nowhere to go

Published: 
Tue, 07/04/2017 (All day)

The massive, 150-ton turbines have stopped spinning.