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California talks a good game on land-use and climate change, but it's still a land of SUVs and sprawl

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Fri, 11/30/2018 - 11:05am

A decade ago, California lawmakers passed a groundbreaking law that was supposed to help fight climate change by curbing urban sprawl. Senate Bill 375 required the state’s 18 regional agencies to plan and design housing and transportation projects so people wouldn’t have to drive as much, cutting the greenhouse gas emissions responsible for global warming.

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Tesla drops to third-worst in Consumer Reports reliability rankings

Published: 
Thu, 10/25/2018 - 5:33pm

Tesla dropped six spots to rank near the bottom of Consumer Reports’ new-car reliability list. The California electric-car maker came in third-worst in reliability among 29 auto brands. Only Cadillac and Volvo ranked lower.

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Tesla drops to third-worst in Consumer Reports reliability rankings

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Fri, 10/12/2018 - 5:30pm

Tesla dropped six spots to rank near the bottom of Consumer Reports’ new-car reliability list. The California electric-car maker came in third-worst in reliability among 29 auto brands. Only Cadillac and Volvo ranked lower.

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Essay: I Bike In LA And Fear For My Safety All The Time

Published: 
Tue, 10/23/2018 - 5:40pm

Last week, Bicycling Magazine declared L.A. the worst city for bikes.

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Europe Is Making Moves To Ditch Dirty Cars. Trump Wants More Of Them.

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Fri, 10/12/2018 - 10:45am

Paris is a city with a vision: The end of the automobile age. Dependence on gas- and diesel-powered vehicles has come at a huge cost to Parisians’ health and the environment in the metropolis of 12 million people.