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Court rules Uber, Lyft must make drivers employees
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Miley Cyrus freaked out by alien encounter
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Where your early ballot goes once cast
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California to review any COVID-19 vaccine
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The world's top Longboarders 'hang ten' for charity
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Quintal and Errico 'hang ten' at WSL Longboard charity event
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Trump Administration Turns Down California's Wildfire Relief Request
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Feds Bring Hammer Down On Biotech Firm Vaxart
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Cruise allowed to drive empty in San Francisco
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Armie Hammer wants estranged wife to return to the U.S. with kids
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Sen. Elizabeth Warren Pens Letter to Bob Iger, Bob Chapek Over "Disney’s "Business Decisions" | THR News
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Amid record early votes, a battle over ballots
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Bear burned by California fires get fishy treatment
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McDonald's To California Workers: Yes, We Ripped Off 34,000 Of You
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Israel and UAE quick to pursue economic ties
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In California: Bay Area gets red flag warning — 100 mph winds could fuel firesPlus: A Griffith Park 'gondola' idea is met with opposition, some stores at Disney California will reopen, and Weird Al celebrates a birthday.
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California court says Uber, Lyft drivers are employees, not contractorsThe decision is a major milestone in the transportation companies' labor battle with the state.
It’s a Ballot Fight for Survival for Gig Companies Like UberA group that also includes Lyft and DoorDash has spent nearly $200 million to support a California proposition that could save them from a new labor law.
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Uber and Lyft lose appeal, ordered again to classify drivers as employeesPhoto by ROBYN BECK/AFP via Getty Images Uber and Lyft were ordered by California’s court of appeals to classify their drivers as employees. In a 74-page opinion, the court affirmed the injunction..
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In California: COVID-19 keeps killing people, many are farmworkersPlus: State revenue is up, severe weather expected back in the Bay, social media execs are under fire and a little something to cheer you up.
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Proposition 22 in California: What to KnowThursday: Proposition 22 is just the latest part of a bitter fight between the state and ride-sharing companies. Also: A guide to meditation.
The diabolical ironclad beetle can survive getting run over by a car. Scientists now know how.The diabolical ironclad beetle, a desert bug native to California, can withstand nearly 40,000 times its body weight. Researchers now know why.
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In California: Wildfires insurance woes. And, voters don't need to wear masksPlus: L.A. could name street after Kobe Bryant. And masked bandits break into a NorCal bank — but don't take any cash.
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Homeless California students could fill Dodger Stadium 5 times, study saysThe report, released Wednesday by UCLA's Center for the Transformation of Schools, found the number of homeless students has risen by 50% in the last 10 years.
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California city to give 800 residents free cash in the country's largest guaranteed income programThe Compton Pledge guarantees cash payments between $300 and $600 to a group of 800 "pre-verified" residents each month for two years.
British rocker Spencer Davis, bandleader behind 'Gimme Some Lovin' dead at 81After the Spencer Davis Group disbanded in 1969, Davis launched a brief solo career, moving to California, before he later became a record executive.
California ballot drop box set ablaze in possible arson, damaging up to 100 ballotsIt remains unclear how many ballots were affected but Baldwin Park Mayor Manuel Lozano said that there were around 100 in the box that were damaged.
When will Disneyland, Universal Studios be able to reopen? Theme park guidelines expected TuesdayCalifornia Gov. Gavin Newsom hinted there may be different reopening rules for different sized theme parks.
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