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2014-03-24 16:21:30

Renewable Funding will run program providing low-cost, 20-year financing in 17 Counties and 167 Cities this summer OAKLAND, Calif., March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With the

2010-10-18 13:11:00

Consumer Group Calls On Pension Funds to Divest From Prop 23 Backers Tesoro, Valero SANTA MONICA, Calif., Oct.

2009-01-09 12:39:00

Consumer Group Calls on Sen. Boxer, California Officials To Investigate at Facility Shell Previously Tried to Shut Down, Warns Gas Prices Could Spike SANTA MONICA, Calif., Jan.

2008-10-04 21:00:15

By Chris Amico SAN LEANDRO -- Advocates of a new "green" economy -- based on environmentally friendly technologies and practices -- launched a nationwide campaign here Saturday, calling for America to invest $500 billion in the creation of "green-collar" jobs over the next 10 years.

2008-09-17 21:00:23

California State Treasurer Bill Lockyer, California Secretary of Labor Victoria Bradshaw, San Jose Mayor Chuck Reed and Tesla Motors Inc.

2006-06-19 14:33:32

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - California and 15 other states on Monday challenged the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's plan to set up a "cap-and-trade" system to reduce toxic mercury emissions from coal-fired power plants.

2006-06-09 18:40:00

A U.S. appeals court handed a legal victory on Friday to medical groups working on behalf of health-care providers who refuse to offer abortion services.

2006-03-14 17:10:00

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - The state of California filed a $10 million lawsuit on Tuesday against an online firm that offers private cell phone numbers for sale. Data Trace USA, which is based in Florida, advertises a same-day ability to find cell phone numbers for $79.95.

2006-02-21 22:48:45

By Carolyn Abate SAN QUENTIN, California (Reuters

Word of the Day
  • A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.
The word 'dipsas' comes from a Greek word meaning 'thirst'.