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In a metropolis filled with ethnic clusters and housing initiatives, that’s basically all of them. Lawmakers also agreed to offer districts until the top of the 12 months to barter details of new evaluation methods for academics and principals. The deal additionally will enable charter colleges to more easily change between authorizers.

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With federal aid stalled, no help for California budget cuts

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FILE – In this May 26, 2020, file photo, members of the state Assembly meet to discuss the state budget at the Capitol in Sacramento, Calif. With more coronavirus aid for states still tied up in Congress, California is looking at implementing billions of dollars of budget cuts later this week.

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When state lawmakers in July cut $150 million from the California court system, they

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With Federal Aid Stalled, No Help for California Budget Cuts | California News

By ADAM BEAM, Associated Press

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — When state lawmakers in July cut $150 million from the California court system, they offered this hope to stressed-out administrators: The cuts would vanish if Congress sent the state more money before Oct. 15.

Riverside County Superior Court officials were optimistic. They stopped buying things and halted all travel and training but put off more painful cuts while they waited for

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Luxury California ski resorts are gearing up for a wave of visitors with slope reservations and touchless massages



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  • The winter ski and snow season is fast approaching in California.
  • But, like everything else during a pandemic, the slopes will look a little bit different this year.
  • Here’s how some of the biggest snowsport destinations are preparing to welcome visitors.
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The winter 2020-21 snow season is quickly approaching. 

Although skiing and snowboarding are

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California suffers harsh budget blow as Trump ends stimulus talks

SACRAMENTO — The big state budget bet that California officials made this summer appears to have gone bust after President Trump declared Tuesday he was ending talks with congressional Democrats on another coronavirus stimulus bill before the election.

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Palm Springs, California Riviera Hotel: Transformative desert majesty

Tracy Conrad, Special to The Desert Sun
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The Riviera Hotel advertises the appearance of Harold Stern and his $100,000 Stradivarius violin. (Photo: Palm Springs Historical Society)

“Palm Springs goes Continental tonight with the opening of (the) Riviera Hotel’s palatial Riviera Dining Room. General Manger Ted Ratcliff announced that the premiere of Palm Springs’ most elegant dining and dancing spot will be musically saluted

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Hard-hit California hotels are turning rooms into office space, classrooms

Facing a prolonged collapse of travel, hotels across California accustomed to putting up vacationers and hosting corporate clients are now instead serving office-less office workers, remote-learning students and locals looking to escape their homes for a day.

Guest rooms that might rent for nearly $1,000 during Dreamforce conference week in San Francisco are being converted to remote-work pods available between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. Hotel ballrooms and conference centers,

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Miscarriage on a California road trip.

A red card drives down a road along the ocean.
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The blood began flowing before I arrived in California. I first noticed it on a flight from New York to San Francisco, at the point in my pregnancy when the need to pee was near-constant. In the airplane bathroom, I dragged toilet paper across myself and when I looked down, the paper was brown. I peered into the wad and thought, “Huh.” It seemed weird but explicable—well

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California Wildfires Turn Beloved Napa Wine Spots To Ash

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The Silverado Trail has long been a place of dreams for Napa Valley wine lovers as it winds gently through vineyards and on to Calistoga.

California’s Glass Fire turned much of that dream to ash, destroying a 3-star restaurant at Meadowood resort, torching wineries such as Chateau Boswell, and tainting precious grapes with smoke.

The United States’s west

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When You Can’t Travel, Watch These Films To See Cinematic California

California is probably most loved and recognized for the glitz and glamor of Hollywood, but there is much more to the Golden State. Unfortunately, with the ongoing pandemic, it may be a while before your next visit to California, so you might have to make do with adoring it on your screen for now. Check out these films that feature California to get inspired for future travels.

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Federal stimulus impasse endangers California budget relief

A new infusion of federal aid looks increasingly unlikely to materialize in the coming weeks, dimming hopes that California will restore billions of dollars state leaders trimmed from the budget as part of an agreement with Gov. Gavin Newsom.

The final budget deal included more than $11 billion in cuts and deferrals that would be restored if the state receives $14 billion in federal Covid-19 relief by Oct. 15. The

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AMC to Have More Than 80% of U.S. Theatres Open With 14 More Theatres Resuming Operations in California and Across the State of Michigan

AMC to resume operations at AMC Manteca 16 and AMC Brentwood 14 in California beginning Friday, October 2

AMC to reopen 12 theatres in Michigan beginning October 9

Surveyed AMC guests grade AMC theatre cleanliness in the U.S. at an all-time high

AMC Entertainment (NYSE:AMC), the largest theatrical exhibitor in the United States, in Europe & the Middle East and the world, today announced another round of theatre reopenings in

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State of emergency declared in 3 California counties as wildfire scorches wine country

California Governor Gavin Newsom declared a state of emergency in Napa, Sonoma and Shasta counties on Monday night due to two blazes tearing through Northern California.

Three people died in the fast-moving Zogg Fire, located about 150 miles north of Sacramento. It was 0% contained as of Tuesday evening and has scorched more than 50,000 acres, according to fire officials.

The raging Glass Fire, meanwhile, has burned over 66 square

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Bay Area, California hotels suffer huge revenue drops

Massive losses in revenue have bludgeoned the reeling hotel industry in the Bay Area and California, fresh evidence of the brutal effects of the coronavirus, according to figures released Monday by a top lodging analyst.



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The hotel markets in the San Jose-Santa Cruz and the San Francisco-San Mateo regions have been hammered during

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California mom remains missing 4 months after solo ‘pandemic road trip,’ family says

A San Francisco-area single mother remains missing four months after embarking on a solo “pandemic road trip.”

Her car and personal belongings were found abandoned outside Joshua Tree National Park, and her family is still searching for answers.

Erika Lloyd, 37, was last seen by her roommates on June 14 leaving her home in Walnut Creek, a city in Contra Costa County, about a 30-minute drive outside San Francisco, People

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State of emergency in 3 California counties as fire scorches wine country

California Governor Gavin Newsom declared a state of emergency in Napa, Sonoma and Shasta counties on Monday night due to two blazes tearing through Northern California. 



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Three people died in the fast-moving Zogg Fire, located about 150 miles north of Sacramento. It was 0% contained as of Monday night and scorched more than 31,000 acres, according to fire officials.

The raging Glass Fire, meanwhile, has

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New wildfires break out in Northern California, burning Napa Valley school, winery, luxury inn and thousands of acres with ‘dangerous rate of spread’

A fast-moving wildfire in California’s Napa Valley wine region devoured a century-old school in St. Helena early Monday after burning a historic winery, nearby luxury inn and several homes, witnesses said.



a fire place: ST. HELENA, CALIFORNIA - SEPTEMBER 27: The Glass Mountain Inn burns as the Glass Fire moves through the area on September 27, 2020 in St. Helena, California. The fast moving Glass fire has burned over 1,000 acres and has destroyed homes. Much of Northern California is under a red flag warning for high fire danger through Monday evening. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)


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ST. HELENA, CALIFORNIA – SEPTEMBER 27: The Glass Mountain Inn burns as the Glass Fire moves through the area on September 27, 2020 in St. Helena, California. The fast moving Glass fire has burned over 1,000

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Six Glamorous Hotels And Resorts Opening Soon In California

Editor’s Note: *Due to the current Covid-19 outbreak, the potential complications that may arise from recreational travel should not be taken lightly – it is recommended to thoroughly inspect CDC guidelines before making any travel plans.*

While the first three quarters of 2020 may not have played out the way

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Where is Erika Ashley Lloyd? California mother who went on solo ‘pandemic road trip’ has been missing since June

WALNUT CREEK, CALIFORNIA: Erika Ashley Lloyd was last seen in June at her home in Walnut Creek, before she went for a solo road trip, dubbed “pandemic road trip”. It’s been more than three months, no one knows her whereabouts. PEOPLE reported that the 37-year-old mother set out for a trip to Joshua Tree National Park, but she never returned. The San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department said that on June

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2 More Wildfires Break Out in California, Prompting New Evacuations: ‘We Left With Nothing’

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As a series of deadly wildfires continues to ravage the West Coast, two more broke out in California on Sunday, prompting new evacuations near Napa County and Shasta County.

According to Cal Fire, the Glass Fire and the Zogg Fire are now burning in Napa County and Shasta County, respectively, bringing the state’s total to 27 major wildfires.

The Glass Fire has so far burned 11,000

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