LA Times

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Billionaire Elon Musk Defends Billions In Government Subsidies Benefiting His Companies

Billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk defended his business practices following an LA Times report that his three companies have taken billions in government subsidies, saying “the article makes it seem as though my company is getting some huge check, which is fundamentally false.”

06/01/2015

usgs wrong tweet

Two Powerful Earthquakes Did Not Hit Northern California, Automated Quake Alerts Fail USGS, LA Times After Deep Japan Quake

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — Two powerful earthquakes, measuring 4.8  and a 5.5 magnitudes did not hit San Simeon and Brooktrails early Saturday morning.  The widespread reports of the quakes are the result of a glitch in […]

05/30/2015

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Drought’s Heavy Impact On California’s Wildlife; Starving Baby Squirrels Leaping From Trees For Food, Water

California’s ongoing drought is having a major impact on wildlife, experts said.

12/29/2014

Sonoma State University

Phil Matier: California College-Prep Course Successes Overstated

The highly-touted plan to have every student in the San Jose Unified School District pass the classes required for UC or California State University admission is apparently not the success a lot of people thought it was.

01/28/2013

Sunnyvale Public Safety Officers act as police officers and firefighters. (Sunnyvale Public Safety Officers Association)

Cash-Strapped Cities Look To Sunnyvale For Cost-Saving Public Safety Model

The city of Sunnyvale’s unique cross-training program – where police, emergency medical personnel and firefighters are trained to perform many of the duties of their colleagues – may soon become a blueprint for towns across the country.

01/02/2013

pollution, emissions, smokestack, greenhouse gases

Poll: Initiative Suspending California Emissions Law Losing Ground

A new poll shows a ballot initiative that would suspend California’s greenhouse gas emissions law losing support.

CBS San Francisco–10/25/2010