Latest Probability space Stories

2009-08-28 08:49:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- "There is a social transformation under way," says futurist, entrepreneur, and author Ross Dawson.

2008-10-09 21:00:24

By Dave Trotter IN 2006, I made open space and ridge line protection central goals in my campaign for election to the Moraga Town Council. Two years later, I wholeheartedly endorse Measure K in support of these goals.

2008-09-24 03:00:24

There are school bonds, and then there are school bonds: big, small, necessary and not. And this year there are lots and lots of Los Angeles County school districts - 10 in our greater region - going hat in hand to voters Nov.

2008-07-24 03:00:35

By MIRANDA C.R. WHITE Staff Writer REDLANDS - Redlands, once green with orange groves, is working to stay green, developing an Emerald Necklace of open space around the city.

2007-05-30 06:00:00

PROFESSOR Dick Bierman sits hunched over his computer in a darkened room. The gentle whirring of machinery can be heard faintly in the background. He smiles and presses a grubby-looking red button. In the next room, a patient slips slowly inside a hospital brain scanner.

2007-05-05 18:10:00

Results of a recent scientific study suggest that ordinary people really do have a sixth sense that can help them 'see' the future. The man behind the experiments is certainly convinced.

2006-07-25 13:29:20

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Arnold Schwarzenegger, California's Republican governor, holds an eight-point lead over Democratic challenger and state Treasurer Phil Angelides in their race for the governor's office, the Field Poll reported on Tuesday.

2005-11-11 16:38:14

By Adam Tanner SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger has ended a year-long fight with the state's nurses' union, one of his fiercest critics, after getting chastened at the ballot box, officials said on Friday.

2005-11-10 17:59:45

By Adam Tanner SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - A chastened Arnold Schwarzenegger took the blame for his election day drubbing and said on Thursday he would heed the voters' message and work closely with Democrats to solve California's problems.

2005-11-09 13:14:54

By Adam Tanner SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Arnold Schwarzenegger picked the fight and emerged badly bloodied. The special election he called cost 20 percent of the California governor's popularity and $300 million in campaign spending, including $7 million of his personal fortune.

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