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California prison closings could save more than $1 billion

15 days ago   |   By KCRA

California, which has a declining prison population, could save more than $1 billion by closing eight lockups, the Legislative Analyst's Office said in a report Thursday.
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Biden officially secures enough electors to become president

Biden officially secures enough electors to become president

The Electoral College meets Dec. 14. Read more ...

House votes to decriminalize marijuana at federal level

House votes to decriminalize marijuana at federal level

The bill would reverse what supporters called a failed policy of criminalizing pot use and take steps to address racial disparities in enforcement of federal drug laws. Read more ...

The 50 best Amazon stocking stuffers that come in way under $50

The 50 best Amazon stocking stuffers that come in way under $50

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Kentucky schools notified next phase of COVID-19 vaccine rollout will be...

Kentucky schools notified next phase of COVID-19 vaccine rollout will be educators

Kentucky's governor called on school superintendents Friday to begin planning for the eventual distribution of coronavirus vaccines to their employees. Read more ...

Regional stay-at-home order to go into effect for San Joaquin Valley

Regional stay-at-home order to go into effect for San Joaquin Valley

The state's regional stay-at-home order will go into effect for the San Joaquin Valley after the area's available ICU capacity dropped below 15%. Read more ...

‘Soft power propaganda tools': US State Department ends five cultural...

‘Soft power propaganda tools': US State Department ends five cultural exchange programs with China

The US State Department has axed five exchange programs with Beijing branding them as instruments of propaganda as relations between the states continues to deteriorate. The... Read more ...

Infinity nursing home workers end strike, reach tentative agreement after 12...

Infinity nursing home workers end strike, reach tentative agreement after 12 days

CHICAGO - After 12 days, nearly 700 Chicago area nursing home workers are headed back to work. The Infinity workers went on strike nearly two weeks ago after being without a... Read more ...

5 Bay Area counties adopt stay-at-home order ahead of state's timeline

5 Bay Area counties adopt stay-at-home order ahead of state's timeline

This does not affect Santa Cruz or Monterey counties even though they are lumped into the "Bay Area" on the state's COVID map. Read more ...

District judge orders Trump administration to accept new DACA applications

District judge orders Trump administration to accept new DACA applications

The Trump administration must accept new applications for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program that protects some young immigrants from deportation, a federal... Read more ...

13-year-old girl from Indiana kidnapped by Lancaster man that met her...

13-year-old girl from Indiana kidnapped by Lancaster man that met her online, according to police

A man from Lancaster is charged with kidnapping a 13-year-old girl from Indiana after pursing her online. Read more ...