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Based in West Hollywood California Grindr has several million daily active users and describes itself as the worlds largest social networking app for gay bisexual transgender and queer people NegativeKunlun has not disclosed the identity of the investors behind San Vicente http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-grindr-m-a-sanvincente/chinas-kunlun-says-u-s-approves-sale-of-grindr-to-investor-group-idUSKBN2352PR2020-05-30
Coronavirus cases are surging in a scorching hot desert region straddling south California and a city near Mexicos Tijuana leading to saturated hospitals a crossborder overspill of patients and airlifts from rural U.S. clinics NegativeMEXICALI CENTRO Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/us/article/us-health-coronavirus-mexico-california/saturated-hospitals-airlifts-as-california-border-region-virus-cases-surge-idUSKBN2353912020-05-30
Didi has gained openroad testing licences in California Beijing Shanghai and Suzhou it said PositiveChinas Didi Chuxing said on Friday it had completed a fundraising round of over million for its autonomous driving subsidiary that was led by SoftBank Groups http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-didi-chuxing-softbank-group/softbank-leads-500-million-fundraising-for-didis-self-driving-unit-idUSKBN2350V42020-05-30
Disney is soon expected to reveal plans for reopening its Anaheim California Disneyland amusement park the companys original themed attraction PositiveDisney is soon expected to reveal plans for reopening its Anaheim California Disneyland amusement park the companys original themed attraction http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainment/article/us-health-coronavirus-disney/florida-officials-approve-walt-disney-world-reopening-plans-idUSKBN2352VO2020-05-30
Harris a former district attorney and California attorney general and Demings the former chief of police for Orlando Florida both have law enforcement backgrounds that could raise concerns among activists NegativeFormer Vice President Joe Biden is facing fresh calls to choose a black woman as his running mate amid rising racial tensions after this weeks videotaped death of an unarmed black man as a white Minneapolis police officer knelt on his neck http://www.reuters.com/news/us/article/us-usa-election-biden/biden-urged-to-pick-black-vp-not-klobuchar-as-minneapolis-killing-stokes-racial-tensions-idUSKBN23539J2020-05-30
IMSS and Baja California Health Department officials did not immediately respond to questions about staffing or infection among healthcare workers NegativeMEXICALI CENTRO Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/us/article/us-health-coronavirus-mexico-california/saturated-hospitals-airlifts-as-california-border-region-virus-cases-surge-idUSKBN2353912020-05-30
Corp said on Thursday its Chapter 11 reorganization plan has been confirmed by a California power regulator bringing the power provider one step closer to emerge from bankruptcy and participate in a statebacked wildfire fund NeutralCorp said on Thursday its Chapter 11 reorganization plan has been confirmed by a California power regulator bringing the power provider one step closer to emerge from bankruptcy and participate in a statebacked wildfire fund http://www.reuters.com/news/us/article/us-pg-e-us-bankruptcy/california-regulator-approves-pges-chapter-11-reorganization-plan-idUSKBN2343PC2020-05-29
Earlier in the day U.S. District Judge William Alsup said power regulators in California have not done enough to hold the company accountable NegativeCorp said on Thursday its Chapter 11 reorganization plan has been confirmed by a California power regulator bringing the power provider one step closer to emerge from bankruptcy and participate in a statebacked wildfire fund http://www.reuters.com/news/us/article/us-pg-e-us-bankruptcy/california-regulator-approves-pges-chapter-11-reorganization-plan-idUSKBN2343PC2020-05-29
MEXICALI Mexico Every night hundreds of farm workers in Mexico crowd for hours in a cramped tunnel to a border station to reach day jobs in Imperial Valley California with no social distancing enforced despite coronavirus cases saturating hospitals in the region NegativeMEXICALI Mexico Every night hundreds of farm workers in Mexico crowd for hours in a cramped tunnel to a border station to reach day jobs in Imperial Valley California with no social distancing enforced despite coronavirus cases saturating hospitals in the region http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-mexico-border/mexican-farmworkers-crammed-into-border-tunnel-despite-contagion-risk-idUSKBN23435D2020-05-29
The decision by the California Public Utilities Commission also approved the companys request to issue new debt and securities to finance its exit from bankruptcy said in a statement NegativeCorp said on Thursday its Chapter 11 reorganization plan has been confirmed by a California power regulator bringing the power provider one step closer to emerge from bankruptcy and participate in a statebacked wildfire fund http://www.reuters.com/news/us/article/us-pg-e-us-bankruptcy/california-regulator-approves-pges-chapter-11-reorganization-plan-idUSKBN2343PC2020-05-29
said the California power regulator has now approved a number of measures to improve its governance process operational structure and safety performance PositiveCorp said on Thursday its Chapter 11 reorganization plan has been confirmed by a California power regulator bringing the power provider one step closer to emerge from bankruptcy and participate in a statebacked wildfire fund http://www.reuters.com/news/us/article/us-pg-e-us-bankruptcy/california-regulator-approves-pges-chapter-11-reorganization-plan-idUSKBN2343PC2020-05-29
Disney will soon reveal plans for reopening its Anaheim California Disneyland amusement park the companys original themed attraction according to a company spokeswoman PositiveAfter MacPhees presentation an Orange County task force OKd the plan sending it to Florida Governor Ron DeSantis for final approval http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainment/article/us-health-coronavirus-walt-disney/disney-plans-to-reopen-walt-disney-world-starting-on-july-11-idUSKBN2332DW2020-05-28
Late on Wednesday Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey said Trumps tweets about Californias votebymail plans may mislead people into thinking they dont need to register to get a ballot NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump will sign an executive order on social media companies on Thursday White House officials said after Trump threatened to shut down websites he accused of stifling conservative voices http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-twitter-trump/trump-to-sign-executive-order-on-social-media-on-thursday-white-house-idUSKBN2331NK2020-05-28
New York City Denver San Francisco and Los Angeles are joining the challenge by California New York Illinois Massachusetts Michigan Nevada and 17 other states PositiveWASHINGTON A group of 23 U.S. states and the District of Columbia filed a lawsuit on Wednesday challenging a Trump administration decision to weaken Obamaera fuel efficiency standards http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-autos-emissions/u-s-states-sue-trump-administration-over-fuel-efficiency-rollback-idUSKBN2332UT2020-05-28
Tesla was briefly forced to stop work at its Fremont California factory due to stayathome orders PositiveTesla also said its Supercharger quickcharging service will no longer be free to new customers of its Model S sedans and Model X sport utility vehicles http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-tesla-prices/tesla-cuts-prices-by-as-much-as-6-in-north-america-to-boost-demand-idUSKBN2330DP2020-05-28
Unions representing actors and set employees including SAGAFTRA IATSE and the Directors Guild of America have hired experts from Harvard and the University of California to help develop guidelines PositiveLOS ANGELES Along with hair stylists camera operators and the hundreds of others who make magic happen for TV and film Hollywood is counting on a new supporting member for future COVID19 consultants http://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/health-coronavirus-hollywood/wanted-in-hollywood-covid-19-consultants-to-help-keep-sets-safe-idUSKBN2331J52020-05-28
California the most populous U.S. state took another step on Tuesday toward ending sweeping lockdowns imposed to contain the coronavirus pandemic allowing barber shops and hair salons in most counties to operate for the first time in more than two months NegativeSACRAMENTO Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/us/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-cuomo/california-eases-pandemic-restrictions-new-york-stock-exchange-opens-idUSKBN2322I72020-05-27
California retail with instore shopping and places of worship that were closed under one of the most restrictive coronavirus containment rules in the United States may now open health authorities announced on Monday NegativeCalifornia retail with instore shopping and places of worship that were closed under one of the most restrictive coronavirus containment rules in the United States may now open health authorities announced on Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/us/article/us-heath-coronavirus-usa-california/california-opens-places-of-worship-in-store-retail-businesses-health-officials-idUSKBN23120D2020-05-26
California was the first state in the country to commit to sending mailin ballots to all registered voters for the November election a move responding to the coronavirus pandemic NegativeThe Republican National Committee and two other Republican groups on Sunday filed a lawsuit against California Governor Gavin Newsom over his executive orders to use mailin ballots for the November election http://www.reuters.com/news/us/article/us-usa-election-california-republicans/three-republican-groups-sue-california-governor-over-mail-in-vote-order-idUSKBN2310OF2020-05-26
MEXICO CITY Toyota Motor Corps Mexico unit is in a preparation phase for the gradual restart of its operations in the states of Baja California and Guanajuato a spokesman told Reuters on Monday PositiveMEXICO CITY Toyota Motor Corps Mexico unit is in a preparation phase for the gradual restart of its operations in the states of Baja California and Guanajuato a spokesman told Reuters on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-toyota-mexico/toyota-prepping-for-gradual-re-start-in-mexico-spokesman-idUSKBN2311R82020-05-26
Pastor Jon Duncan who leads the church Cross Culture Christian Center near Sacramento California welcomes the news with some misgivings PositiveCalifornia retail with instore shopping and places of worship that were closed under one of the most restrictive coronavirus containment rules in the United States may now open health authorities announced on Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/us/article/us-heath-coronavirus-usa-california/california-opens-places-of-worship-in-store-retail-businesses-health-officials-idUSKBN23120D2020-05-26
The California Department of Public Health said that businesses and churches synagogues and mosques can reopen at 25 percent occupancy capacity and with other restrictions NegativeCalifornia retail with instore shopping and places of worship that were closed under one of the most restrictive coronavirus containment rules in the United States may now open health authorities announced on Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/us/article/us-heath-coronavirus-usa-california/california-opens-places-of-worship-in-store-retail-businesses-health-officials-idUSKBN23120D2020-05-26
The Republican National Committee and two other Republican groups on Sunday filed a lawsuit against California Governor Gavin Newsom over his executive orders to use mailin ballots for the November election NegativeThe Republican National Committee and two other Republican groups on Sunday filed a lawsuit against California Governor Gavin Newsom over his executive orders to use mailin ballots for the November election http://www.reuters.com/news/us/article/us-usa-election-california-republicans/three-republican-groups-sue-california-governor-over-mail-in-vote-order-idUSKBN2310OF2020-05-26
The lawsuit asks for Newsoms order to be barred as unlawful and was filed by the RNC the National Republican Congressional Committee and the California Republican Party NegativeThe Republican National Committee and two other Republican groups on Sunday filed a lawsuit against California Governor Gavin Newsom over his executive orders to use mailin ballots for the November election http://www.reuters.com/news/us/article/us-usa-election-california-republicans/three-republican-groups-sue-california-governor-over-mail-in-vote-order-idUSKBN2310OF2020-05-26
A major event for luxury car unveilings the Concours dElegance in Pebble Beach California was also canceled NegativeOrganizers said Friday they were canceling the 2020 New York auto show that had previously been pushed back until August citing the ongoing coronavirus pandemic and the venues use as a field hospital http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-health-coronavirus-autos/organizers-cancel-2020-new-york-auto-show-idUSKBN22Y2MD2020-05-23
BOSTON Full actress Lori Loughlin and her husband on Friday pleaded guilty to participating in a vast U.S. college admissions fraud scheme to secure spots for their daughters at the University of Southern California PositiveBOSTON Full actress Lori Loughlin and her husband on Friday pleaded guilty to participating in a vast U.S. college admissions fraud scheme to secure spots for their daughters at the University of Southern California http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainment/article/us-usa-education-cheating/lori-loughlin-husband-plead-guilty-in-u-s-college-admissions-scandal-idUSKBN22Y1BR2020-05-23
California and 22 other U.S. states also plan to challenge the March rewrite saying the administration should not have relaxed the Obama rules NegativeWASHINGTON A group representing many major automakers on Friday backed the Trump administrations decision to weaken Obama administration fuel efficiency standards but said it opposed further reductions in requirements http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-autos-fuelefficiency/automaker-trade-backs-u-s-on-effort-to-weaken-fuel-efficiency-rules-idUSKBN22Y2N82020-05-23
If the experiment is successful Facebooks move could prompt other tech giants to compete for engineering talent by embracing remote work and other states to compete for Californians PositiveSAN FRANCISCO With Facebooks adoption of permanent remote work on Thursday Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg has untethered one of Silicon Valleys biggest companies from the place that incubated it http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-health-coronavirus-tech/with-remote-work-plan-facebook-dashes-hopes-of-paycheck-arbitrage-idUSKBN22Y1IA2020-05-23
Pritzkers lockdown order like Californias bars indoor gatherings at places of worship but has already survived federal court challenges brought on religious grounds NegativeWASHINGTON The Trump administration on Friday weighed in on a lawsuit brought against Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzkers coronavirus stayathome orders with a rare federal court filing in support of the legal challenge he faces over his emergency powers http://www.reuters.com/news/us/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-illinois/trump-administration-backs-lawsuit-challenging-illinois-coronavirus-curbs-idUSKBN22Y2ZH2020-05-23
The biggest loser he predicted would be California NegativeSAN FRANCISCO With Facebooks adoption of permanent remote work on Thursday Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg has untethered one of Silicon Valleys biggest companies from the place that incubated it http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-health-coronavirus-tech/with-remote-work-plan-facebook-dashes-hopes-of-paycheck-arbitrage-idUSKBN22Y1IA2020-05-23
Full actress Lori Loughlin and her husband have agreed to plead guilty to U.S. charges they conspired to fraudulently secure their daughters admission to the University of Southern California federal prosecutors said on Thursday PositiveFull actress Lori Loughlin and her husband have agreed to plead guilty to U.S. charges they conspired to fraudulently secure their daughters admission to the University of Southern California federal prosecutors said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainment/article/us-usa-education-cheating/actress-lori-loughlin-husband-to-plead-guilty-to-u-s-college-admissions-scam-idUSKBN22X1OK2020-05-22
Imperial County is one of Californias least densely populated counties with about 175000 residents but has the states highest rate of COVID19 hospitalizations at 40 NegativeLOS ANGELES Emergency medical reinforcements began work on Thursday at a small Southern California hospital straining to cope with a recent surge in coronavirus patients some of them turned away from overwhelmed hospitals across the border in Mexico http://www.reuters.com/news/us/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-border/reinforcements-sent-to-california-border-hospital-hit-by-coronavirus-surge-idUSKBN22Y0FW2020-05-22
LOS ANGELES Emergency medical reinforcements began work on Thursday at a small Southern California hospital straining to cope with a recent surge in coronavirus patients some of them turned away from overwhelmed hospitals across the border in Mexico NegativeLOS ANGELES Emergency medical reinforcements began work on Thursday at a small Southern California hospital straining to cope with a recent surge in coronavirus patients some of them turned away from overwhelmed hospitals across the border in Mexico http://www.reuters.com/news/us/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-border/reinforcements-sent-to-california-border-hospital-hit-by-coronavirus-surge-idUSKBN22Y0FW2020-05-22
Prosecutors allege Loughlin and Giannulli agreed with Singer to pay in bribes to have their two daughters named as fake University of Southern California rowing team recruits NegativeFull actress Lori Loughlin and her husband have agreed to plead guilty to U.S. charges they conspired to fraudulently secure their daughters admission to the University of Southern California federal prosecutors said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainment/article/us-usa-education-cheating/actress-lori-loughlin-husband-to-plead-guilty-to-u-s-college-admissions-scam-idUSKBN22X1OK2020-05-22
In another nursing home in California seven employees had not been screened for tuberculosis the report said NeutralWASHINGTON U.S. nursing homes have been plagued with infection control deficiencies even before the coronavirus pandemic turned them into hotspots for COVID19 the respiratory disease caused by the virus a government report said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/us/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-nursinghomes/u-s-nursing-homes-plagued-by-infection-control-issues-pre-covid-19-report-idUSKBN22W3102020-05-21
LOS ANGELES California on Monday will roll out guidelines for the resumption of production of Hollywood movies and TV shows but Governor Gavin Newsom warned that Los Angeles County would likely be excluded in the first phase NegativeLOS ANGELES California on Monday will roll out guidelines for the resumption of production of Hollywood movies and TV shows but Governor Gavin Newsom warned that Los Angeles County would likely be excluded in the first phase http://www.reuters.com/news/us/article/us-health-coronavirus-hollywood/california-to-give-guidelines-for-restarting-tv-and-movie-production-idUSKBN22X0162020-05-21
Baja California by comparison has reported 3458 confirmed COVID19 cases and 134 deaths NegativeLOS ANGELES The only two hospitals in Southern Californias rural Imperial County were forced to close their doors to new coronavirus patients on Tuesday after admitting scores believed stricken with the virus from across the border in Mexico officials said http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-border/california-border-hospitals-hit-by-surge-in-covid-19-cases-from-mexico-idUSKBN22V3652020-05-20
LOS ANGELES The U.S. Department of Justice on Tuesday warned Californias governor that his COVID19 restrictions discriminated against places of worship by preventing them from meeting while businesses and film studios are allowed to carry on working NegativeLOS ANGELES The U.S. Department of Justice on Tuesday warned Californias governor that his COVID19 restrictions discriminated against places of worship by preventing them from meeting while businesses and film studios are allowed to carry on working http://www.reuters.com/news/us/article/us-health-coronavirus-california/u-s-department-of-justice-warns-california-governor-over-pandemic-church-closings-idUSKBN22W04O2020-05-20
LOS ANGELES The only two hospitals in Southern Californias rural Imperial County were forced to close their doors to new coronavirus patients on Tuesday after admitting scores believed stricken with the virus from across the border in Mexico officials said NegativeLOS ANGELES The only two hospitals in Southern Californias rural Imperial County were forced to close their doors to new coronavirus patients on Tuesday after admitting scores believed stricken with the virus from across the border in Mexico officials said http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-border/california-border-hospitals-hit-by-surge-in-covid-19-cases-from-mexico-idUSKBN22V3652020-05-20
Santander profited by approving highcost loans to disadvantaged auto buyers who were doomed from the California Attorney General Xavier Becerra in a statement PositiveWASHINGTON Santander Consumer USA Holdings Inc said on Tuesday it had agreed to make changes to its underwriting practices as part of a million settlement with 33 states and the District of Columbia over subprime auto loans http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-usa-autos-lending/santander-agrees-to-550-million-u-s-settlement-over-subprime-auto-loans-idUSKBN22V2GS2020-05-20
BOSTON A U.S. judge ordered a Chinese woman who lives in Canada to pay a fine after she admitted to paying to secure her sons admission to the University of California Los Angeles through bribery as a purported soccer recruit NegativeBOSTON A U.S. judge ordered a Chinese woman who lives in Canada to pay a fine after she admitted to paying to secure her sons admission to the University of California Los Angeles through bribery as a purported soccer recruit http://www.reuters.com/news/us/article/us-usa-education-cheating/chinese-parent-in-u-s-college-admissions-scandal-fined-250000-idUSKBN22U2YP2020-05-19
California governor Gavin Newsom cleared a path for the potential return of professional sport in the state saying on Monday that an early June restart was possible under strict guidelines including no fans NegativeCalifornia governor Gavin Newsom cleared a path for the potential return of professional sport in the state saying on Monday that an early June restart was possible under strict guidelines including no fans http://www.reuters.com/news/us/article/us-health-coronavirus-sport-usa/california-new-york-open-door-for-sports-return-idUSKBN22U33F2020-05-19
Gavin Newsom the Democratic governor of California said his states budget deficit is a direct result of coronavirus NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Sunday there will be negotiations on the new trillion coronavirus relief legislation passed by the Democraticcontrolled House of Representatives and that Democrats have no red lines http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-congress/pelosi-sees-negotiations-on-new-3-trillion-coronavirus-legislation-cbs-idUSKBN22T0KA2020-05-18
LOS ANGELES About 200 Los Angeles cooks are back at work launching a California project to use federal disaster relief money that pays restaurants to prepare and deliver thousands of healthy meals for atrisk seniors PositiveLOS ANGELES About 200 Los Angeles cooks are back at work launching a California project to use federal disaster relief money that pays restaurants to prepare and deliver thousands of healthy meals for atrisk seniors http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-california-restaur/california-seniors-get-free-restaurant-meals-delivered-under-new-program-idUSKBN22T0BV2020-05-18
The industry likes to site its projects on federal lands particularly near large Western population centers such as Southern California because they offer ample undeveloped space PositiveThe Trump administration has ended a twoyear rent holiday for solar and wind projects operating on federal lands handing them whopping retroactive bills at a time the industry is struggling with the fallout of the coronavirus outbreak according to company officials http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-interior-renewables/trump-admin-slaps-solar-wind-operators-with-retroactive-rent-bills-idUSKBN22U0FW2020-05-18
The purchases generate sales taxes that could help offset billions of dollars in projected coronavirusrelated revenue losses that California cities expect over the next two years PositiveLOS ANGELES About 200 Los Angeles cooks are back at work launching a California project to use federal disaster relief money that pays restaurants to prepare and deliver thousands of healthy meals for atrisk seniors http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-california-restaur/california-seniors-get-free-restaurant-meals-delivered-under-new-program-idUSKBN22T0BV2020-05-18
This is something other states should be said economic consultant George Jouganatos a parttime professor at California State University Sacramento NeutralLOS ANGELES About 200 Los Angeles cooks are back at work launching a California project to use federal disaster relief money that pays restaurants to prepare and deliver thousands of healthy meals for atrisk seniors http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-california-restaur/california-seniors-get-free-restaurant-meals-delivered-under-new-program-idUSKBN22T0BV2020-05-18
Whenever you can hit three policy goals with a program thats really really said Lee Ohanian an economist at the University of California Los Angeles NeutralLOS ANGELES About 200 Los Angeles cooks are back at work launching a California project to use federal disaster relief money that pays restaurants to prepare and deliver thousands of healthy meals for atrisk seniors http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-california-restaur/california-seniors-get-free-restaurant-meals-delivered-under-new-program-idUSKBN22T0BV2020-05-18
In the United States Florida is ahead of California home to Disneyland in reopening businesses that were closed starting in midMarch PositiveIn the United States Florida is ahead of California home to Disneyland in reopening businesses that were closed starting in midMarch http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-disney/disney-says-it-will-reopen-shopping-area-at-florida-resort-on-wednesday-idUSKBN22T05Z2020-05-17
A California state panel on Friday rejected a request from Elon Musks SpaceX for in state job and training funds citing the chief executives recent threats to move Tesla the electric carmaker that he also runs out of the state NegativeA California state panel on Friday rejected a request from Elon Musks SpaceX for in state job and training funds citing the chief executives recent threats to move Tesla the electric carmaker that he also runs out of the state http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-tesla-california-spacex/california-officials-reject-subsidies-for-musks-spacex-over-tesla-spat-idUSKBN22R3892020-05-16
It could be felt as far away as Sacramento California 350 miles away according to social media posts NeutralA strong earthquake with a magnitude of 6 http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-quake/strong-quake-hits-nevada-but-no-immediate-reports-of-injury-idUSKBN22R1PP2020-05-16
SpaceX is a different company but they have the same said Newsom who is not related to California Governor Gavin Newsom NeutralA California state panel on Friday rejected a request from Elon Musks SpaceX for in state job and training funds citing the chief executives recent threats to move Tesla the electric carmaker that he also runs out of the state http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-tesla-california-spacex/california-officials-reject-subsidies-for-musks-spacex-over-tesla-spat-idUSKBN22R3892020-05-16
Californias biggest oil producer has been seeking a bankruptcy loan of million to million though the talks are still fluid and the amount could change the report said NeutralCalifornias biggest oil producer has been seeking a bankruptcy loan of million to million though the talks are still fluid and the amount could change the report said http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-rsrcs-bankruptcy/california-resources-in-talks-for-up-to-600-million-bankruptcy-loan-wsj-idUSKBN22P31X2020-05-14
DETROIT Tesla Inc Chief Executive Elon Musks fight with local authorities over the reopening of its California plant has gotten the attention of those who scout sites for new factories and corporate offices as well as economic development officials hungry for more jobs PositiveDETROIT Tesla Inc Chief Executive Elon Musks fight with local authorities over the reopening of its California plant has gotten the attention of those who scout sites for new factories and corporate offices as well as economic development officials hungry for more jobs http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-tesla-site-selecti/teslas-california-fight-heats-up-competition-for-jobs-idUSKBN22P1FO2020-05-14
LOS ANGELES Californias state university system the largest in the United States on Tuesday canceled classes on campus for the fall semester and moved instruction online because of the coronavirus while Los Angeles County said its stayathome order was likely to be extended by three months NegativeLOS ANGELES Californias state university system the largest in the United States on Tuesday canceled classes on campus for the fall semester and moved instruction online because of the coronavirus while Los Angeles County said its stayathome order was likely to be extended by three months http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa/california-moving-university-classes-online-as-fauci-warns-of-reopening-too-soon-idUSKBN22P2T72020-05-14
New cases in California which has maintained fairly strict lockdown measures rose in the last week NegativeNearly all 50 U.S. states have begun to allow some businesses to reopen and residents to move more freely but only 14 states have met the federal governments guidelines for lifting measures aimed at fighting the pandemic according to a Reuters analysis http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-trends/where-coronavirus-cases-are-rising-in-the-united-states-idUSKBN22P3842020-05-14
On Tuesday employee parking lots at Teslas factory in Fremont California were packed with cars NeutralTesla Inc and officials in California have resolved their acrimonious clash over safety procedures at the automakers sole U.S. assembly plant with a deal that allows production to resume as early as Monday county officials said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-tesla/tesla-california-county-reach-deal-to-reopen-u-s-plant-next-week-idUSKBN22P1ZL2020-05-14
States are taking advantage of Teslas troubles in California to promote themselves NegativeDETROIT Tesla Inc Chief Executive Elon Musks fight with local authorities over the reopening of its California plant has gotten the attention of those who scout sites for new factories and corporate offices as well as economic development officials hungry for more jobs http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-tesla-site-selecti/teslas-california-fight-heats-up-competition-for-jobs-idUSKBN22P1FO2020-05-14
Tesla Inc and officials in California have resolved their acrimonious clash over safety procedures at the automakers sole U.S. assembly plant with a deal that allows production to resume as early as Monday county officials said PositiveTesla Inc and officials in California have resolved their acrimonious clash over safety procedures at the automakers sole U.S. assembly plant with a deal that allows production to resume as early as Monday county officials said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-tesla/tesla-california-county-reach-deal-to-reopen-u-s-plant-next-week-idUSKBN22P1ZL2020-05-14
Teslas sole U.S. electric vehicle assembly plant is in Fremont California which is in Alameda County NeutralTesla Inc and officials in California have resolved their acrimonious clash over safety procedures at the automakers sole U.S. assembly plant with a deal that allows production to resume as early as Monday county officials said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-tesla/tesla-california-county-reach-deal-to-reopen-u-s-plant-next-week-idUSKBN22P1ZL2020-05-14
With of precincts reporting Garcia was ahead of Democratic California state legislator Christy Smith by 55 NeutralWASHINGTON Republicans advanced toward their goal of recapturing a seat in the U.S. Congress on Tuesday as Mike Garcia a former Navy fighter pilot endorsed by President Donald Trump was leading in preliminary results from a special election north of Los Angeles the New York Times said http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-california-results/republican-leads-in-california-special-election-to-u-s-congress-new-york-times-idUSKBN22P0D22020-05-14
You dont know how much of whats going on between Elon Musk and the officials in California is posturing and how much of it is he said NegativeDETROIT Tesla Inc Chief Executive Elon Musks fight with local authorities over the reopening of its California plant has gotten the attention of those who scout sites for new factories and corporate offices as well as economic development officials hungry for more jobs http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-tesla-site-selecti/teslas-california-fight-heats-up-competition-for-jobs-idUSKBN22P1FO2020-05-14
California the countrys mostpopulous state is a stronghold for Democrats who hold 45 of its 53 congressional seats NeutralWASHINGTON Republicans advanced toward their goal of recapturing a seat in the U.S. Congress on Tuesday as Mike Garcia a former Navy fighter pilot endorsed by President Donald Trump was leading in preliminary results from a special election north of Los Angeles http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-california/republican-leads-in-california-vote-to-replace-u-s-house-member-who-quit-after-scandal-idUSKBN22O1DY2020-05-13
Dems are trying to steal the Mike Garcia Congressional Race in California NegativeWASHINGTON Republicans advanced toward their goal of recapturing a seat in the U.S. Congress on Tuesday as Mike Garcia a former Navy fighter pilot endorsed by President Donald Trump was leading in preliminary results from a special election north of Los Angeles http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-california/republican-leads-in-california-vote-to-replace-u-s-house-member-who-quit-after-scandal-idUSKBN22O1DY2020-05-13
Employeeparking lots at Teslas factory in Fremont California were packed with cars on Tuesday NeutralCalifornia should let Tesla open the plant NOW. It can be done Fast Trump wrote on Twitter http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-tesla-trump/trump-wants-california-to-let-automaker-tesla-reopen-assembly-plant-idUSKBN22O2122020-05-13
Every evening as the sun is setting over the Pacific Ocean in Santa Monica California the mournful notes of a bagpipe playing Amazing ring out across the beach NeutralEvery evening as the sun is setting over the Pacific Ocean in Santa Monica California the mournful notes of a bagpipe playing Amazing ring out across the beach http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-bagpiper/bagpiper-plays-amazing-grace-on-california-beach-to-remember-coronavirus-victims-idUSKBN22O3G72020-05-13
In the past Musk has discussed opening a second U.S. factory outside California PositiveCalifornia should let Tesla open the plant NOW. It can be done Fast Trump wrote on Twitter http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-tesla-trump/trump-wants-california-to-let-automaker-tesla-reopen-assembly-plant-idUSKBN22O2122020-05-13
John Wittman the governors communications director said there was not yet any discussion of incentives to entice Tesla away from California PositiveAbbott did not provide details of the conversation http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-tesla-texas/musk-texas-governor-talk-about-potential-tesla-move-to-lone-star-state-idUSKBN22P06O2020-05-13
LOS ANGELES Californias state university system the largest in the United States canceled classes on Tuesday for the fall semester because of the coronavirus while Los Angeles County said its stayathome order was likely to be extended by three months NegativeLOS ANGELES Californias state university system the largest in the United States canceled classes on Tuesday for the fall semester because of the coronavirus while Los Angeles County said its stayathome order was likely to be extended by three months http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa/california-cancels-fall-university-classes-as-fauci-warns-of-reopening-too-soon-idUSKBN22O1Y72020-05-13
Now as California begins easing restrictions a small crowd gathers to listen NegativeEvery evening as the sun is setting over the Pacific Ocean in Santa Monica California the mournful notes of a bagpipe playing Amazing ring out across the beach http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-bagpiper/bagpiper-plays-amazing-grace-on-california-beach-to-remember-coronavirus-victims-idUSKBN22O3G72020-05-13
President Donald Trump weighed in on Tuesday tweeting that California should let Tesla get back to work PositiveAbbott did not provide details of the conversation http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-tesla-texas/musk-texas-governor-talk-about-potential-tesla-move-to-lone-star-state-idUSKBN22P06O2020-05-13
Restaurants in a halfdozen California counties can host sitdown dining and shopping malls throughout the state can open for curbside pickup as coronavirus restrictions ease Governor Gavin Newsom said on Tuesday NegativeSACRAMENTO Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-california/restaurants-in-parts-of-california-can-open-for-sit-down-dining-idUSKBN22O2YR2020-05-13
7 percent the state of California is north of 20 percent right Newsom said PositiveCalifornia on Friday became the first state to commit to sending mailin ballots to all registered voters for the November election as a result of the coronavirus pandemic to safeguard voter access and public safety http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-california/california-to-use-mail-in-ballots-for-all-2020-voters-due-to-pandemic-idUSKBN22K2T32020-05-12
California Governor Gavin Newsom said both he and local health officials would speak to officials at Tesla Inc after the company ordered workers back on the job despite ongoing coronavirus restrictions in Alameda County where its auto plant is located PositiveSACRAMENTO Calif http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-tesla-newsom/california-governor-to-look-into-tesla-reopening-in-defiance-of-health-order-idUSKBN22N2RF2020-05-12
California Oregon Washington and other states involved in a western states pact to coordinate coronavirus response have asked the federal government for a combined trillion in aid NeutralMore than 4 http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-health-coronavirus-latest-factbox/latest-on-the-worldwide-spread-of-the-new-coronavirus-idUSKBN22J0KE2020-05-12
California on Friday became the first state to commit to sending mailin ballots to all registered voters for the November election as a result of the coronavirus pandemic to safeguard voter access and public safety NegativeCalifornia on Friday became the first state to commit to sending mailin ballots to all registered voters for the November election as a result of the coronavirus pandemic to safeguard voter access and public safety http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-california/california-to-use-mail-in-ballots-for-all-2020-voters-due-to-pandemic-idUSKBN22K2T32020-05-12
Conservative U.S. Supreme Court justices signaled sympathy on Monday toward a bid by two Catholic elementary schools in California to avoid discrimination lawsuits by former teachers in a case that could make it harder to hold religious institutions liable in employment disputes NegativeConservative U.S. Supreme Court justices signaled sympathy on Monday toward a bid by two Catholic elementary schools in California to avoid discrimination lawsuits by former teachers in a case that could make it harder to hold religious institutions liable in employment disputes http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-court-religion/u-s-supreme-court-conservatives-lean-toward-shielding-religious-schools-from-suits-idUSKBN22N2SH2020-05-12
Musk has discussed opening a second U.S. factory outside California in the past PositiveThe countys lockdown order says violations are punishable by fine imprisonment or both http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-tesla-california/teslas-musk-says-ready-for-arrest-as-he-reopens-california-plant-against-local-order-idUSKBN22N2EY2020-05-12
Newsom announced the ballots as Californias economy gradually reopened with retail curbside pickup manufacturing and other lowerrisk activities allowed to resume on Friday PositiveCalifornia on Friday became the first state to commit to sending mailin ballots to all registered voters for the November election as a result of the coronavirus pandemic to safeguard voter access and public safety http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-california/california-to-use-mail-in-ballots-for-all-2020-voters-due-to-pandemic-idUSKBN22K2T32020-05-12
Roughly 70 percent of the economy in California can open with Newsom said PositiveCalifornia on Friday became the first state to commit to sending mailin ballots to all registered voters for the November election as a result of the coronavirus pandemic to safeguard voter access and public safety http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-california/california-to-use-mail-in-ballots-for-all-2020-voters-due-to-pandemic-idUSKBN22K2T32020-05-12
Since his threat to leave California on Saturday officials from Texas Georgia Utah Oklahoma and Nevada have reached out to Musk on Twitter encouraging him to relocate to their state NeutralThe countys lockdown order says violations are punishable by fine imprisonment or both http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-tesla-california/teslas-musk-says-ready-for-arrest-as-he-reopens-california-plant-against-local-order-idUSKBN22N2EY2020-05-12
Speaking from a reopened florists shop Newsom encouraged Californians to shop at small independently owned stores that were forced to close as big competitors stayed open PositiveCalifornia on Friday became the first state to commit to sending mailin ballots to all registered voters for the November election as a result of the coronavirus pandemic to safeguard voter access and public safety http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-california/california-to-use-mail-in-ballots-for-all-2020-voters-due-to-pandemic-idUSKBN22K2T32020-05-12
Under those changes the current governor of the state that borders California was scheduled to serve only two years NeutralMEXICO CITY Mexicos Supreme Court on Monday unanimously struck down a law extending the gubernatorial mandate of a member of President Andres Manuel Lopez Obradors ruling party which had fed concerns it could lead to broader changes to term limits http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-politics-court/mexican-supreme-court-throws-out-law-extending-governors-mandate-idUSKBN22N2S72020-05-12
California should prioritize doing whatever they need to do to solve those health issues so that he can open quickly and Mnuchin said in a CNBC interview NeutralCalifornia should prioritize doing whatever they need to do to solve those health issues so that he can open quickly and Mnuchin said in a CNBC interview http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-tesla-california/california-should-do-whatevers-needed-to-help-tesla-reopen-car-factory-mnuchin-idUSKBN22N2EY2020-05-11
Last month Baja California governor Jaime Bonilla said doctors many of whom work in both the state and federal system were dropping like in Tijuana PositiveTIJUANA Mexico The number of deaths from the coronavirus in Mexicos bestknown border city Tijuana has soared and the COVID19 mortality rate is twice the national average the health ministry says after medical staff quickly fell ill as the outbreak rampaged through hospital wards http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-mexico-tijuana-ins/tijuana-coronavirus-death-rate-soars-after-hospital-outbreaks-idUSKBN22K2U62020-05-11
Nursing home residents account for an even greater portion of COVID19 mortality in other parts of the country in Indiana in California and in Minnesota according to state figures NegativeNew York state on Sunday announced new coronavirussafety measures to better protect nursing home residents who are highly vulnerable to the respiratory illness and account for a large share of the nearly 80000 Americans who have died from it http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa/new-york-steps-up-coronavirus-protections-for-nursing-home-residents-idUSKBN22M0O12020-05-11
Prosecutors allege Loughlin and Giannulli agreed with Singer to pay in bribes to have their two daughters named as fake recruits to the University of Southern California crew team NegativeBOSTON A federal judge on Friday declined to dismiss the charges against Full actress Lori Loughlin and other wealthy parents awaiting trial in the U.S. college admissions scandal after they accused investigators of fabricating evidence http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-education-cheating/lori-loughlin-other-parents-lose-bid-to-dismiss-u-s-college-scam-charges-idUSKBN22K2KM2020-05-11
That is more than across the U.S. border in San Diego California which has a similar population but four times as many confirmed cases NeutralTIJUANA Mexico The number of deaths from the coronavirus in Mexicos bestknown border city Tijuana has soared and the COVID19 mortality rate is twice the national average the health ministry says after medical staff quickly fell ill as the outbreak rampaged through hospital wards http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-mexico-tijuana-ins/tijuana-coronavirus-death-rate-soars-after-hospital-outbreaks-idUSKBN22K2U62020-05-11
The company said Alameda was going against the federal and California constitutions as well as defying the governors order the lawsuit said NegativeAlameda Countys Public Health Department which earlier on Saturday said it had been communicating directly and working closely with the Tesla did not immediately respond to a request for comment http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-tesla/tesla-sues-california-county-in-virus-factory-closure-fight-threatens-to-leave-idUSKBN22L0S52020-05-11
The prepandemic robots from Double Robotics based in Burlingame California had been used to allow people to show up at weddings and funerals without traveling NegativeJuili Kales dreams to receive her masters degree diploma in a ceremony cheered on by her family were dashed by the coronavirus until robots came to the rescue http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-health-coronavirus-robot-graduation/robots-to-the-rescue-arizona-students-in-lockdown-will-still-get-their-graduation-day-idUSKBN22K18F2020-05-11
The states include Puebla Tabasco Quintana Roo Baja California and Baja California Sur NeutralMEXICO CITY Coronavirus patients were being turned away from hospitals in the Mexican capital on Saturday as both public and private medical facilities quickly fill up and the number of new infections continues to rise http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-mexico-hospitals/hospitals-treating-covid-19-in-mexican-capital-quickly-filling-up-idUSKBN22L0WF2020-05-11
Michigan and California two U.S. manufacturing powerhouses acted on Thursday to allow factories to reopen from coronavirus lockdowns over the next few days as millions more Americans joined the ranks of workers left jobless by the pandemic NeutralCalif http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa/michigan-california-move-to-reopen-factories-as-u-s-jobless-ranks-grow-idUSKBN22J2L92020-05-08
This multiple strains idea has to be very much said Eric Topol a cardiologist geneticist and founder of the Scripps Research Translational Institute in La Jolla California NeutralLONDON A series of studies of the genomes of thousands of samples of the new coronavirus SARSCoV2 show that it is mutating and evolving as it adapts to its human hosts http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-evolution-explaine/what-do-studies-on-new-coronavirus-mutations-tell-us-idUSKBN22J1HC2020-05-08
But even Californias Democratic governor Gavin Newsom has announced plans to loosen restrictions if data continues to improve NeutralWASHINGTON President Donald Trump said on Wednesday his coronavirus task force would shift its primary focus to reviving U.S. business and social life while acknowledging that reopening the economy could put more lives at risk http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa/trump-to-refocus-coronavirus-task-force-on-economic-revival-concedes-risks-idUSKBN22I20M2020-05-07
Of more than 100 vaccine candidates in development 10 have reached the clinical testing stage so far according to Californiabased think tank Milken Institute NeutralPARIS French drugmaker Sanofi SA said it plans to enroll thousands of subjects globally for trials of an experimental vaccine for the coronavirus it is developing with GlaxoSmithKline Plc and that it has started to discuss advanced purchases with several countries http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-sanofi-exclusive/exclusive-sanofi-to-enroll-thousands-for-its-coronavirus-vaccine-trials-idUSKBN22H3182020-05-06
California Governor Gavin Newsom said on Monday he would ease the states stayathome orders by Thursday expanding the number of retail businesses that can provide curbside services PositiveNEW YORK A newly revised coronavirus mortality model predicts nearly 135000 Americans will die from COVID19 by early August almost double previous projections as socialdistancing measures for quelling the pandemic are increasingly relaxed researchers said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa/researchers-double-u-s-covid-19-death-forecast-citing-eased-restrictions-idUSKBN22G1T32020-05-05
California has recorded 2215 deaths from COVID19 the respiratory illness caused by coronavirus and nearly 55000 cases according to a Reuters tally NegativeLOS ANGELES California on Monday announced the states first tentative steps to reopen from a lockdown designed to contain the spread of the coronavirus giving a green light for retail stores to open this week though with restrictions http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-california/california-sees-ray-of-sunshine-takes-first-steps-toward-reopening-idUSKBN22G2NE2020-05-05
LOS ANGELES California on Monday announced the states first tentative steps to reopen from a lockdown designed to contain the spread of the coronavirus giving a green light for retail stores to open this week though with restrictions NegativeLOS ANGELES California on Monday announced the states first tentative steps to reopen from a lockdown designed to contain the spread of the coronavirus giving a green light for retail stores to open this week though with restrictions http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-california/california-sees-ray-of-sunshine-takes-first-steps-toward-reopening-idUSKBN22G2NE2020-05-05
San Francisco Californiabased Jaguars Mytesi is currently approved for use in addressing diarrhea and other gastrointestinal symptoms in patients being treated for HIV or AIDs with antiretroviral drugs NeutralTwo congresswomen wrote a letter Monday urging drugmaker Jaguar Health Inc to reverse recent price hikes on its drug Mytesi which could be used to alleviate side effects in patients being treated for COVID19 http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-drug-prices-jaguar/congresswomen-urge-jaguar-health-to-reverse-price-hike-on-drug-that-may-be-used-in-covid-19-patients-idUSKBN22G25C2020-05-05
Not all states have reported an increase in hunting license applications with both California and Florida seeing declines NegativeTAOS N.M. David Elliot first thought of shooting an elk to help feed family and friends back in January when the United States reported its first novel coronavirus case http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-hunting/facing-meat-shortages-some-americans-turn-to-hunting-during-pandemic-idUSKBN22F0G42020-05-04
A report last month by the James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies in Monterey California said there was strong evidence of the plants involvement in uranium extraction NeutralWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump on Saturday welcomed the reemergence of North Koreas Kim Jong Un after weeks of speculation about his health but prospects for the U.S. efforts to persuade Pyongyang to denuclearize appear as bleak as ever http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-northkorea-kim-trump/trump-hails-kim-reappearance-but-north-korea-denuclearization-prospects-bleak-idUSKBN22F00D2020-05-03
California has also seen protests over Governor Gavin Newsoms sweeping stayathome orders which remain fully in place and crackdown on beach goers who have defied those restrictions NegativeHOUSTON Americans in about half of U.S. states led by Texas and Georgia began emerging on Friday from home confinement while California and New York held fast to business closures and other restrictions imposed in the face of the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa/americans-begin-to-surface-from-isolation-as-states-ease-clamp-downs-idUSKBN22D5QA2020-05-02
California is days away from announcing a meaningful loosening of its coronavirusrelated restrictions Governor Gavin Newsom said on Friday as protesters sneaked on to closed beaches and crowded the lawn outside the state Capitol in Sacramento NegativeSACRAMENTO Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-california/california-governor-says-coronavirus-easing-days-away-as-protesters-throng-beach-idUSKBN22D6HG2020-05-02
In California most restrictions on commercial and social activity remain in place NegativeSACRAMENTO Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-california/california-governor-says-coronavirus-easing-days-away-as-protesters-throng-beach-idUSKBN22D6HG2020-05-02
In Modoc county in northern California officials allowed businesses to reopen on Friday as long as all workers and customers adhere to guidelines that include social distancing and frequent handwashing PositiveSACRAMENTO Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-california/california-governor-says-coronavirus-easing-days-away-as-protesters-throng-beach-idUSKBN22D6HG2020-05-02
The case is SC Innovations Inc v Uber Technologies Inc et al U.S. District Court Northern District of California No NeutralUber Technologies Inc was ordered by a U.S. judge on Friday to face a lawsuit claiming its illegal predatory pricing and other anticompetitive practices stifled competition and drove rival Sidecar Technologies Inc out of business http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-uber-sidecar/uber-must-face-lawsuit-claiming-it-stifled-competition-drove-out-rival-sidecar-idUSKBN22D6AT2020-05-02
California Governor Gavin Newsom on Thursday ordered beaches in Orange County in the southern part of the state to close after crowds defied public health guidelines to throng the popular shoreline last weekend PositiveSACRAMENTO Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-california/california-closes-orange-county-beaches-where-crowds-defied-coronavirus-guidelines-idUSKBN22C0TA2020-05-01
California ordered beaches in Orange County to close after crowds defied public health guidelines to throng the popular shoreline last weekend PositiveMore than 3 http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-latest-factbox/factbox-latest-on-the-worldwide-spread-of-the-new-coronavirus-idUSKCN2280EQ2020-05-01
Data portability is a requirement under Europes privacy law called the General Data Protection Regulation and Californias privacy law called the California Consumer Protection Act PositiveThe tool lets Facebook users transfer data stored on its servers directly to another photo storage service in this case Google Photos a feature known as data portability http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-facebook-antitrust/facebook-could-address-some-u-s-antitrust-concerns-with-new-photo-transfer-tool-idUSKBN22C1KV2020-05-01
In that case being heard in California Facebook has accused NSO of hacking its users through a nowfixed flaw in WhatsApp NegativeWASHINGTON Christopher Wray prior to becoming FBI director argued on behalf of Facebook Inc in defense of encrypted communications as the company was being pressured by the U.S. Justice Department over the issue according to a court filing and a person familiar with the case http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-facebook-court-fbi/fbi-head-helped-facebook-defend-encryption-hes-now-fighting-idUSKBN22C39H2020-05-01
Newsom a Democrat has said that curbside retail manufacturing and other lowerrisk should reopen in California within weeks as testing and contacttracing improve PositiveYORK The White House let its 2weekold economic reopening guidelines expire on Thursday as half of all U.S. states forged ahead with their own strategies for easing restrictions on restaurants retail and other businesses shuttered by the coronavirus crisis http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa/half-of-u-s-states-easing-coronavirus-restrictions-as-jobless-numbers-grow-idUSKBN22C2QW2020-05-01
On Thursday he said 95 people had died in the past 24 hours in California of COVID19 the respiratory disease caused by the novel coronavirus NegativeSACRAMENTO Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-california/california-closes-orange-county-beaches-where-crowds-defied-coronavirus-guidelines-idUSKBN22C0TA2020-05-01
The entire state of California remains under strict orders meant to slow the spread of coronavirus while some other states begin to reopen their economies NegativeLOS ANGELES Less than 24 hours after Los Angeles became the first major U.S. city to offer free coronavirus tests for all a website used for signups strained under the demand on Thursday as appointments were completely booked for anyone not showing symptoms http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-los-angeles/los-angeles-coronavirus-testing-website-strains-as-free-appointments-fill-up-idUSKBN22C3QJ2020-05-01
story corrects ninth paragraph to show that City Nature Challenge ended this week and results will be announced May 4 and corrects name of California Academy of Sciences in 10th paragraph NegativeNEW YORK When the COVID19 crisis hit a Girl Scout troop in central New York thought it might have to scrap its group birdcounting trip altogether http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-wildlife/alone-but-together-under-lockdown-new-york-girl-scouts-embark-on-bird-count-project-idUSKBN22C2Y52020-05-01
OAKLAND California April 29 Alphabet Incs Google on Wednesday said any user will soon be able to host free video conferences on Meet turning its previously businessonly tool into a bigger rival to Zoom and others battling for users during the coronavirus outbreak PositiveOAKLAND California April 29 Alphabet Incs Google on Wednesday said any user will soon be able to host free video conferences on Meet turning its previously businessonly tool into a bigger rival to Zoom and others battling for users during the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/alphabet-google-conferencing/google-makes-meet-video-conferencing-free-to-all-users-challenging-zoom-idUSL2N2CF1ZT2020-04-30
On a conference call on Wednesday Musk said he did not know when Tesla could resume production in California and called the state stayathome order a serious to the business NegativeHis remarks overshadowed an otherwise successful quarter that took many investors by surprise as automaker peers were hit by a slump in consumer demand and forced factory shutdowns http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-tesla-results/teslas-elon-musk-calling-coronavirus-lockdowns-fascist-overshadows-profitable-quarter-idUSKBN22B35G2020-04-30
About of American cases have occurred in New York state the epicenter of the U.S. outbreak followed by New Jersey Massachusetts Illinois California Pennsylvania and Michigan NegativeYORK The U.S. coronavirus death toll climbed above 58000 on Tuesday surpassing the loss of American life from the Vietnam War as Floridas governor met with President Donald Trump to discuss an easing of economic restraints http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa/u-s-coronavirus-deaths-surpass-vietnam-war-toll-as-florida-readies-reopening-plan-idUSKCN22A2782020-04-29
About of the cases have occurred in New York state the epicenter of the U.S. outbreak followed by New Jersey Massachusetts California and Pennsylvania NegativeThe U.S. death toll from the novel coronavirus on Tuesday exceeded the 58220 American lives lost during the Vietnam War as cases topped 1 million according to a Reuters tally http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-cases/u-s-coronavirus-death-toll-exceeds-americans-killed-in-vietnam-war-as-cases-top-1-million-idUSKCN22A1EJ2020-04-29
California curbside retail manufacturing and other lowerrisk should reopen within weeks as coronavirus testing and tracing improves Governor Gavin Newsom said on Tuesday NegativeCalifornia curbside retail manufacturing and other lowerrisk should reopen within weeks as coronavirus testing and tracing improves Governor Gavin Newsom said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-california/california-plans-to-reopen-some-retail-manufacturing-within-weeks-idUSKCN22A3712020-04-29
Higherrisk California businesses like nail salons and activities such as concerts and large gatherings will take months to restart Newsom added PositiveCalifornia curbside retail manufacturing and other lowerrisk should reopen within weeks as coronavirus testing and tracing improves Governor Gavin Newsom said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-california/california-plans-to-reopen-some-retail-manufacturing-within-weeks-idUSKCN22A3712020-04-29
In California Governor Gavin Newsom said curbside retail manufacturing and other lowerrisk should reopen within weeks as testing and contacttracing improve PositiveYORK The U.S. coronavirus death toll climbed above 58000 on Tuesday surpassing the loss of American life from the Vietnam War as Floridas governor met with President Donald Trump to discuss an easing of economic restraints http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa/u-s-coronavirus-deaths-surpass-vietnam-war-toll-as-florida-readies-reopening-plan-idUSKCN22A2782020-04-29
Universal Studios has extended its closures in California and Florida until at least May 31 while Disneyland and Walt Disney World are closed indefinitely NegativeAnother four in 10 said they were willing to wait even if it takes more than a year to develop a vaccine http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-events/most-americans-to-avoid-sports-other-live-events-before-coronavirus-vaccine-reuters-ipsos-idUSKCN22A2AK2020-04-29
California Governor Gavin Newsom said socialdistancing enforcement would be stepped up after crowds jammed beaches over the weekend NeutralATLANTA Georgia at the vanguard of states testing the safety of reopening the U.S. economy in the midst of the coronavirus outbreak permitted restaurant dining for the first time in a month on Monday while governors in regions with fewer cases also eased restrictions http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa/georgia-eateries-welcome-diners-back-as-more-u-s-states-ease-pandemic-shutdowns-idUSKCN2291UR2020-04-28
California will step up enforcement of coronavirusrelated public health restrictions after crowds jammed beaches over the weekend Governor Gavin Newsom said on Monday NegativeSACRAMENTO Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-california/beach-crowds-lead-california-to-increase-enforcement-of-coronavirus-public-health-restrictions-idUSKCN2292QQ2020-04-28
He warned that fatalities and new cases were still ongoing in California where 45 people died of COVID19 in the past 24 hours and 1300 additional cases were diagnosed NegativeSACRAMENTO Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-california/beach-crowds-lead-california-to-increase-enforcement-of-coronavirus-public-health-restrictions-idUSKCN2292QQ2020-04-28
Tesla Inc has called off having at least some employees return to its Fremont California plant this week and plans to bring them back the day after a local shelterinplace order is scheduled to lift Bloomberg News reported on Monday PositiveTesla Inc has called off having at least some employees return to its Fremont California plant this week and plans to bring them back the day after a local shelterinplace order is scheduled to lift Bloomberg News reported on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-tesla-california/tesla-drops-plan-to-recall-some-workers-to-california-plant-this-week-bloomberg-news-idUSKCN2292LI2020-04-28
The split decision was a victory for Carl Malamud a Californiabased advocate for open access to legal documents who publishes these texts at Public PositiveThe U.S. Supreme Court on Monday ruled that an annotated version of Georgias legal code is not protected by copyright and can be distributed by a third party without permission http://www.reuters.com/legal//www.reuters.com/article/ip-edicts/georgias-annotated-legal-code-not-protected-by-copyright-high-court-rules-idUSL2N2CF2DT2020-04-28
Michigan North Carolina California and Virginia have started with one facility each NeutralWhen the first cases of the new coronavirus surfaced in Ohios prisons the director in charge felt like she was fighting a ghost http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-prisons-testing-in/in-four-u-s-state-prisons-nearly-3300-inmates-test-positive-for-coronavirus-96-without-symptoms-idUSKCN2270RX2020-04-26
Dozens of infections were recorded in four detention centers in New York California Texas and Louisiana NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump made a hardline immigration agenda central to his 2020 reelection campaign and his administration has pushed ahead with a wideranging crackdown even as the United States has become the epicenter of the novel coronavirus outbreak worldwide http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-detention-expl/explainer-how-the-u-s-is-handling-immigration-enforcement-during-the-coronavirus-crisis-idUSKCN22637X2020-04-25
On Friday Texas the secondlargest U.S. retail market after California along with South Carolina Georgia and Tennessee started to reopen their economies NeutralNEW YORK Several staffers at major retail chains including J.C. Penney Co Inc and Saks Fifth Avenue reported for duty at some Texasbased stores on Friday selling merchandise for orders placed online http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-curbside-retail/u-s-retailers-offer-purses-shoes-to-go-as-restrictions-ease-idUSKCN2262KO2020-04-25
U.S. President Donald Trumps suggestion that ultraviolet light could be inserted into coronavirus patients was widely panned on Friday but a California company thinks its a perfect solution for decontaminating airplanes PositiveU.S. President Donald Trumps suggestion that ultraviolet light could be inserted into coronavirus patients was widely panned on Friday but a California company thinks its a perfect solution for decontaminating airplanes http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-germfalcon/coronavirus-pandemic-inspires-demand-for-uv-airplane-cleaner-idUSKCN2263AC2020-04-25
Californias beaches are under a patchwork of state and local jurisdictions which means some have remained open while others were shut PositiveLOS ANGELES Californians locked down for weeks during the coronavirus pandemic have trickled back to local beaches as the weather warms prompting Governor Gavin Newsom on Thursday to plead for social distancing during a heat wave expected this weekend http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-california-beaches/governor-worries-cooped-up-californians-will-hit-beaches-on-warm-weekend-idUSKCN2253R62020-04-24
LOS ANGELES Californians locked down for weeks during the coronavirus pandemic have trickled back to local beaches as the weather warms prompting Governor Gavin Newsom on Thursday to plead for social distancing during a heat wave expected this weekend NegativeLOS ANGELES Californians locked down for weeks during the coronavirus pandemic have trickled back to local beaches as the weather warms prompting Governor Gavin Newsom on Thursday to plead for social distancing during a heat wave expected this weekend http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-california-beaches/governor-worries-cooped-up-californians-will-hit-beaches-on-warm-weekend-idUSKCN2253R62020-04-24
More states in the U.S. South and Midwest signaled readiness on Wednesday to reopen their economies in hopes the worst of the coronavirus pandemic had passed but Californias governor held firm to sweeping stayathome orders and business closures NegativeMore states in the U.S. South and Midwest signaled readiness on Wednesday to reopen their economies in hopes the worst of the coronavirus pandemic had passed but Californias governor held firm to sweeping stayathome orders and business closures http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa/more-u-s-states-make-plans-to-reopen-california-holds-firm-idUSKCN2241XD2020-04-23
News of the deaths in California could improve public health officials understanding of how the outbreak took hold in the United States NegativeSACRAMENTO Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-california/coronavirus-circulated-in-u-s-weeks-earlier-than-thought-mistaken-for-flu-health-official-says-idUSKCN2240Z62020-04-23
The mine is southern Californias Mountain Pass home to the worlds eighthlargest reserves of the rare earths used in missiles fighter jets nightvision goggles and other devices NegativeMOUNTAIN PASS Calif http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-usa-rareearths-insight/american-quandary-how-to-secure-weapons-grade-minerals-without-china-idUSKCN2241KF2020-04-23
The novel coronavirus circulated in January in California weeks earlier than thought and early deaths were likely mistaken for the flu a county health official said on Wednesday NegativeSACRAMENTO Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-california/coronavirus-circulated-in-u-s-weeks-earlier-than-thought-mistaken-for-flu-health-official-says-idUSKCN2240Z62020-04-23
story corrects paragraph 2 to say Facebook is based in Menlo Park California not Cupertino California NeutralFor Reliance the deal will help the oiltoretail group which bet over billion on the Jio telecoms venture reduce its debt load http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-facebook-reliance-jio/facebook-bets-on-india-with-5-7-billion-reliance-deal-idUSKCN22404I2020-04-23
A California regulator has asked Corp for governance and oversight changes to its reorganization plan while proposing about billion in penalties for the SanFrancisco based utilitys role in causing the devastating 2017 and 2018 wildfires in California NegativeA California regulator has asked Corp for governance and oversight changes to its reorganization plan while proposing about billion in penalties for the SanFrancisco based utilitys role in causing the devastating 2017 and 2018 wildfires in California http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire-pg-e-us/california-regulator-wants-pge-reorganization-plan-changes-proposes-2-billion-fine-idUSKBN2230W32020-04-22
Another 16 states including California Florida and Illinois told Uber they were in the process of setting up application systems for gig workers according to the company NeutralUber said it would continue to update the website as more information becomes available with several U.S. states still not having set up a system for gig worker unemployment relief http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-uber-unemployment/uber-launches-website-to-help-drivers-navigate-u-s-unemployment-system-idUSKCN22339J2020-04-22
Democratic Governor Gavin Newsom of California the most populous U.S. state said despite evidence the outbreak was slowing there cases and deaths were still rising NeutralATLANTA Governors of about half a dozen U.S. states pushed ahead on Tuesday with plans to partially reopen for business despite warnings by some health officials that doing so could trigger a new surge in coronavirus cases http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa/political-wrangling-controversy-mark-re-opening-of-u-s-states-idUSKCN2231TU2020-04-22
Last month the company had announced some new commitments in its reorganization plan to emerge from bankruptcy to meet concerns raised earlier by California Governor Gavin Newsom NegativeA California regulator has asked Corp for governance and oversight changes to its reorganization plan while proposing about billion in penalties for the SanFrancisco based utilitys role in causing the devastating 2017 and 2018 wildfires in California http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire-pg-e-us/california-regulator-wants-pge-reorganization-plan-changes-proposes-2-billion-fine-idUSKBN2230W32020-04-22
The case is Ajzenman et al v Office of the Commissioner of Baseball et al U.S. District Court Central District of California No NegativeMajor League Baseball and its 30 teams have been sued by a pair of New Yorkers upset that fans are not being offered their money back on tickets to games canceled because of the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-baseball-mlb-lawsuit/baseball-fans-sue-mlb-balking-at-lack-of-refunds-for-canceled-games-idUSKCN2232F92020-04-22
A federal judge refused to dismiss a California winerys lawsuit accusing a rival of infringing its trademark for by selling a boxed chardonnay touted as rich that could confuse consumers NegativeA federal judge refused to dismiss a California winerys lawsuit accusing a rival of infringing its trademark for by selling a boxed chardonnay touted as rich that could confuse consumers http://www.reuters.com/legal//www.reuters.com/article/wine-group-jam-cellars/the-label-says-butter-winery-may-pursue-trademark-case-idUSL1N2C81BR2020-04-21
Bolinas a wealthy beach town in Marin County near Silicon Valley raised funds to test all 1680 of its residents in partnership with University of CaliforniaSan Francisco PositiveBOLINAS Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-california-testing/california-researchers-test-everybody-in-one-town-for-coronavirus-idUSKBN2223122020-04-21
Facing isolation and rising stress because of the novel coronavirus Californians are buying more cannabis products especially for home delivery NegativeFacing isolation and rising stress because of the novel coronavirus Californians are buying more cannabis products especially for home delivery http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-california-cannabi/in-coronavirus-lockdown-californians-take-the-high-road-and-get-cannabis-delivered-idUSKBN2222BW2020-04-21
Kumu Sabra Kauka a Hawaiian studies educator and tradition bearer who appears in the documentary told Reuters wildfires in California and Australia had been a wakeup call NeutralLONDON Indigenous elders from Alaska to Australia have come together to deliver some tough love in a new film for Earth the human race will only survive if we start putting our minds at the service of our hearts http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-earth-day-indigenous/listen-to-your-heart-indigenous-elders-channel-tough-love-in-earth-day-film-idUSKBN2221G72020-04-21
Kyle Kazan chief executive of The Glass House Group which owns four dispensaries in Southern California said delivery orders have more than doubled PositiveFacing isolation and rising stress because of the novel coronavirus Californians are buying more cannabis products especially for home delivery http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-california-cannabi/in-coronavirus-lockdown-californians-take-the-high-road-and-get-cannabis-delivered-idUSKBN2222BW2020-04-21
At Yosemite National Park in Northern California coronavirus restrictions mean no tourists and bolder wildlife NegativeA bear ambles across a forest glade and a herd of deer stroll down a silent road http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-yosemite/nature-welcomes-the-change-with-no-tourists-wildlife-roams-californias-yosemite-idUSKBN21Z2UA2020-04-19
Orion Melehan CEO of Santa Cruz Californiabased LifeAID a specialty beverage company said two of his production partners are looking for alternative CO2 sources PositiveNEW ANGELES Dwindling supplies of carbon dioxide from ethanol plants are sparking concern about shortages of beer soda and seltzer water essentials for many quarantined Americans http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-ethanol-beer/beer-may-lose-its-fizz-as-co2-supplies-go-flat-during-pandemic-idUSKBN2200G32020-04-19
U.S. District Judge Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers granted the governments request to dismiss Twitters lawsuit in an eleven page order filed in the U.S. District Court for Northern California NegativeTwitter Inc will not be able to reveal surveillance requests it received from the U.S. government after a federal judge accepted government arguments that this was likely to harm national security after a near sixyear long legal battle http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-usa-twitter-lawsuit/u-s-judge-blocks-twitters-bid-to-reveal-government-surveillance-requests-idUSKBN2200CS2020-04-19
Although the number of cases in California is still growing the rate has slowed NegativeSACRAMENTO Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-california/california-forms-task-force-to-jump-start-economy-as-coronavirus-deaths-surge-idUSKBN21Z3752020-04-18
But governors of some states including California and Idaho say thats exactly what theyd do NeutralSAN FRANCISCO The U.S. economy has imploded in the past month amid aggressive measures to slow the spread of the novel coronavirus with 22 million people filing for unemployment benefits and most factories stores and other businesses at a virtual standstill http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-reopen-analysi/trumps-coronavirus-reopening-plan-has-big-holes-health-experts-say-idUSKBN21Z3832020-04-18
California Governor Gavin Newsom tapped business and political leaders including Arnold Schwarzenegger and billionaire Tom Steyer to help jumpstart an economy ravaged by the new coronavirus as the states daily death toll hit an alltime high on Friday NegativeSACRAMENTO Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-california/california-forms-task-force-to-jump-start-economy-as-coronavirus-deaths-surge-idUSKBN21Z3752020-04-18
Total deaths in California topped 1000 on Friday the eighth state to reach that milestone and the first on the West Coast according to a Reuters tally NeutralU.S. coronavirus deaths topped 35400 on Friday rising by more than 2000 for the fourth day in a row according to a Reuters tally as some states announced timetables for lifting restrictions aimed at blunting the pandemic http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-casualties/u-s-coronavirus-death-toll-passes-35000-cases-top-700000-reuters-tally-idUSKBN21Z3432020-04-18
In Fresno California 58yearold grandmother Maria Luisa Salazar shares a mobile home with her family of 11 NeutralLE GRAND Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-california-family/we-all-stay-home-no-work-and-no-stimulus-checks-for-undocumented-family-in-u-s-idUSKBN21Y3AT2020-04-17
LauraLynne Powell 59 of Sacramento California found herself pushing from across the country to get a COVID19 test for her mother at a facility in West Hartford Connecticut NeutralNew Jerseys governor on Thursday ordered a probe into longterm care facilities after a makeshift was found at a nursing home devastated by the novel coronavirus raising questions about the death toll at homes for the elderly http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-new-jersey-nur/makeshift-morgue-at-new-jersey-nursing-home-sparks-broader-coronavirus-probe-idUSKBN21Y3G42020-04-17
OAKLAND California Google will allow business and education users on Gmail PositiveOAKLAND California Google will allow business and education users on Gmail http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-alphabet-google-conferencing/googles-fast-growing-meet-video-tool-getting-zoom-like-layout-gmail-link-idUSKCN21Y1XI2020-04-17
Poly a Californiabased maker of communications gear told Reuters one of the workers who died had not been at the plant in 30 days NegativeCIUDAD JUAREZ Mexico A spate of suspected coronavirus deaths among workers for U.S. companies operating along the border in Mexico has triggered multiple protests in recent days highlighting friction over which factories should remain open in the pandemic http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-mexico-protests/protests-erupt-along-mexican-border-after-honeywell-lear-worker-deaths-idUSKBN21Y35X2020-04-17
The DMV said at the time it would allow the testing and commercial use of lightduty autonomous delivery vehicles on Californias public roads with certain permission PositiveBEIJING Toyotabacked self driving company Pony http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-pony-ai/toyota-backed-pony-ai-to-offer-autonomous-delivery-service-in-california-idUSKBN21Y3GK2020-04-17
The company is testing cars in the Chinese cities of Beijing and Guangzhou and Californias Department of Motor Vehicles eased regulation on autonomous delivery service last year PositiveBEIJING Toyotabacked self driving company Pony http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-pony-ai/toyota-backed-pony-ai-to-offer-autonomous-delivery-service-in-california-idUSKBN21Y3GK2020-04-17
WASHINGTON Californias Public Utilities Commission voted on Thursday to approve the merger of wireless carriers TMobile US Inc and Sprint Corp marking the final approval for a billion deal which closed on April 1 PositiveWASHINGTON Californias Public Utilities Commission voted on Thursday to approve the merger of wireless carriers TMobile US Inc and Sprint Corp marking the final approval for a billion deal which closed on April 1 http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-sprint-m-a-t-mobile-us/t-mobile-wins-final-approval-for-closed-merger-with-sprint-idUSKBN21Y32N2020-04-17
ai said in March it would pause its public robotaxi service in Fremont also California and Irvine for three weeks NeutralBEIJING Toyotabacked self driving company Pony http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-pony-ai/toyota-backed-pony-ai-to-offer-autonomous-delivery-service-in-california-idUSKBN21Y3GK2020-04-17
ai said on Friday it would provide an autonomous delivery service to residents of Irvine California as demand for online orders surges because of the coronavirus lockdown NeutralBEIJING Toyotabacked self driving company Pony http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-pony-ai/toyota-backed-pony-ai-to-offer-autonomous-delivery-service-in-california-idUSKBN21Y3GK2020-04-17
Biden said he would consider Harris 55 for the vice presidential position a day after the senator from California ended her own presidential bid in December NegativePresumptive Democratic U.S. presidential nominee Joe Biden who has vowed to pick a woman to join his ticket said he would appoint a committee this month to help him vet possible running mates http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-biden-runningmate-factbo/biden-wants-a-woman-to-be-his-running-mate-here-are-some-names-under-consideration-idUSKCN21X1AB2020-04-16
California Governor Gavin Newsom has said residents across the nations mostpopulous state would likely be wearing masks in public for some time to come NeutralNEW YORK The death toll from the coronavirus pandemic in the United States approached 31000 on Wednesday as governors began cautiously preparing Americans for a postvirus life that would likely include public face coverings as the new normal http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa/face-masks-may-be-new-normal-in-post-virus-life-as-u-s-prepares-gradual-reopening-idUSKCN21X25I2020-04-16
Imperial County California on the Arizona border produces around PositiveHOLTVILLE Calif http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-lettuce/california-farmer-plows-under-lettuce-after-coronavirus-shutters-restaurant-market-idUSKCN21Y02M2020-04-16
The case is In re Tesla Inc Securities Litigation U.S. District Court Northern District of California No NeutralA federal judge said Tesla Inc and Chief Executive Elon Musk must face a lawsuit claiming they misled shareholders when Musk tweeted that he had secured funding to take his electric car company private in a billion transaction http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-tesla-musk-lawsuit/tesla-musk-must-face-shareholder-lawsuit-over-going-private-tweet-idUSKCN21X33A2020-04-16
You put your blood sweat and tears into a said Vessey president of Holtville Californiabased Vessey and Company Inc NeutralHOLTVILLE Calif http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-lettuce/california-farmer-plows-under-lettuce-after-coronavirus-shutters-restaurant-market-idUSKCN21Y02M2020-04-16
Mass gatherings of hundreds or thousands of people will likely be banned in California at least through summer as the state plots reopening its economy and recovering from the coronavirus pandemic despite a spike in deaths Governor Gavin Newsom said on Tuesday NegativeSACRAMENTO Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-california-gatheri/california-governor-says-mass-gatherings-unlikely-through-summer-idUSKCN21W2WI2020-04-15
Such grim statistics along with the possibility that loosening restrictions could lead to a new surge in cases was leading California to act with caution Newsom said NegativeSACRAMENTO Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-california-gatheri/california-governor-says-mass-gatherings-unlikely-through-summer-idUSKCN21W2WI2020-04-15
California is developing a plan to ease social distancing rules incrementally as the pace of new cases and hospitalizations from the novel coronavirus appears to be moderating in the most populous U.S. state Governor Gavin Newsom said Monday PositiveSACRAMENTO Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-west-coast/california-developing-plan-to-re-open-as-virus-spread-slows-idUSKCN21V1YB2020-04-14
Californias Insurance Commissioner on Monday ordered insurers to return premiums to consumers and businesses adding to pressure on insurers to do more to mitigate the financial strain on customers caused by the novel coronavirus crisis NegativeCalifornias Insurance Commissioner on Monday ordered insurers to return premiums to consumers and businesses adding to pressure on insurers to do more to mitigate the financial strain on customers caused by the novel coronavirus crisis http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-insurance-californ/california-insurance-commissioner-orders-relief-for-customers-idUSKCN21V1SY2020-04-14
Insurers collect billion in premiums annually in California according to the states insurance department the largest consumer protection agency in California PositiveCalifornias Insurance Commissioner on Monday ordered insurers to return premiums to consumers and businesses adding to pressure on insurers to do more to mitigate the financial strain on customers caused by the novel coronavirus crisis http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-insurance-californ/california-insurance-commissioner-orders-relief-for-customers-idUSKCN21V1SY2020-04-14
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit said a retrial was warranted because a California judge had misinterpreted key terms in a Rembrandt patent on drug testing technology NegativeA U.S. appeals court on Friday granted patent monetization company Rembrandt IP Management a new trial in an infringement case it brought against an Abbott Laboratories diagnostic testing subsidiary http://www.reuters.com/legal//www.reuters.com/article/ip-patent-alere/fed-circuit-orders-new-trial-in-abbott-drug-test-patent-case-idUSL2N2C118P2020-04-14
The convicted celebrity lawyer Michael Avenatti has been granted temporary freedom from a New York City jail by a California federal judge who said the spread of the novel coronavirus was a compelling reason to release him NegativeThe convicted celebrity lawyer Michael Avenatti has been granted temporary freedom from a New York City jail by a California federal judge who said the spread of the novel coronavirus was a compelling reason to release him http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-crime-avenatti/michael-avenatti-temporarily-freed-from-jail-due-to-coronavirus-threat-idUSKCN21T0KH2020-04-12
A spokeswoman for Facebook said the proposed class action was without merit and the Menlo Park Californiabased company will continue defending itself NegativeThe 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco said Facebook users could pursue several claims under federal and California privacy and wiretapping laws http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-facebook-lawsuit-privacy/facebook-must-face-renewed-privacy-lawsuit-over-user-tracking-idUSKCN21R3M72020-04-10
LOS ANGELES April 9 Universal Studios said on Thursday it was extending the closure of its theme parks in Florida and California until at least May 31 because of the coronavirus pandemic NegativeLOS ANGELES April 9 Universal Studios said on Thursday it was extending the closure of its theme parks in Florida and California until at least May 31 because of the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/health-coronavirus-universal/universal-studios-extends-theme-park-closures-to-at-least-may-31-idUSL2N2BX2W22020-04-10
LOS ANGELES Universal Studios said on Thursday it was extending the closure of its theme parks in Florida and California until at least May 31 because of the coronavirus pandemic NegativeLOS ANGELES Universal Studios said on Thursday it was extending the closure of its theme parks in Florida and California until at least May 31 because of the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-universal/universal-studios-extends-theme-park-closures-to-at-least-may-31-idUSKCN21R3IY2020-04-10
OAKLAND California Fans of popular group card games including Codenames Spyfall and Cards Against Humanity have turned to playing unofficial online versions during video conferences with friends as coronavirus restrictions prevent them from meeting up in person NeutralOAKLAND California Fans of popular group card games including Codenames Spyfall and Cards Against Humanity have turned to playing unofficial online versions during video conferences with friends as coronavirus restrictions prevent them from meeting up in person http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-health-coronavirus-internet-gaming/fans-of-card-games-resort-to-playing-via-video-chat-during-social-distancing-idUSKCN21R32H2020-04-10
The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco said Facebook users could pursue several claims under federal and California privacy and wiretapping laws NegativeThe 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco said Facebook users could pursue several claims under federal and California privacy and wiretapping laws http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-facebook-lawsuit-privacy/facebook-must-face-renewed-privacy-lawsuit-over-user-tracking-idUSKCN21R3M72020-04-10
The lawsuit was filed in the U.S. district court in the Northern District of California San Francisco division NegativeAdvertisers were able to promote links for deceptive diet pills cryptocurrency scams and even misinformation about the coronavirus outbreak through the technique Facebook added http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-facebook-lawsuit/facebook-sues-bangkok-resident-for-selling-fraudulent-ad-tools-idUSKCN21R3CH2020-04-10
The panel also said California law recognized a right to recoup unjustly earned profits regardless of whether a defendants conduct directly caused economic harm NegativeThe 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco said Facebook users could pursue several claims under federal and California privacy and wiretapping laws http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-facebook-lawsuit-privacy/facebook-must-face-renewed-privacy-lawsuit-over-user-tracking-idUSKCN21R3M72020-04-10
com Inc in California so he can help provide his parents an income PositiveDUBLIN Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-amazon-com/a-day-in-the-life-of-an-amazon-courier-on-the-frontlines-of-the-u-s-pandemic-idUSKCN21R2UZ2020-04-10
A California retail developer claims the states coronavirus lockdown was an act of God that prevented it from completing a NegativeA California retail developer claims the states coronavirus lockdown was an act of God that prevented it from completing a http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-exxon-mobil-lawsuit/california-developer-says-virus-an-act-of-god-sues-exxon-over-stalled-deal-idUSKCN21R0J12020-04-09
Exxons insistence on the scheduled closing required acts that would qualify as crimes under the current California and County of LA StayatHome Pacific Collectives complaint said NeutralA California retail developer claims the states coronavirus lockdown was an act of God that prevented it from completing a http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-exxon-mobil-lawsuit/california-developer-says-virus-an-act-of-god-sues-exxon-over-stalled-deal-idUSKCN21R0J12020-04-09
A spokeswoman for the California Attorney Generals Office which filed the charges against Garcia 50 and two codefendants said only that prosecutors were reviewing the courts decision NegativeLOS ANGELES A California appeals court on Tuesday threw out criminal charges including rape and human trafficking against the leader of a Mexicobased church ruling he was denied his right to a speedy preliminary hearing in the highprofile case http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-mexico-church/court-throws-out-rape-trafficking-charges-against-leader-of-mexico-based-church-idUSKBN21Q02N2020-04-08
Californias Department of Motor Vehicles on Tuesday authorized autonomous technology startup Nuro to test two driverless delivery vehicles in nine cities a decision that comes as coronavirus concerns lock down many in the state PositiveCalifornias Department of Motor Vehicles on Tuesday authorized autonomous technology startup Nuro to test two driverless delivery vehicles in nine cities a decision that comes as coronavirus concerns lock down many in the state http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-nuro-autonomous/california-allows-startup-nuro-to-test-driverless-delivery-vehicles-idUSKBN21P3992020-04-08
LOS ANGELES A California appeals court on Tuesday threw out criminal charges including rape and human trafficking against the leader of a Mexicobased church ruling he was denied his right to a speedy preliminary hearing in the highprofile case NegativeLOS ANGELES A California appeals court on Tuesday threw out criminal charges including rape and human trafficking against the leader of a Mexicobased church ruling he was denied his right to a speedy preliminary hearing in the highprofile case http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-mexico-church/court-throws-out-rape-trafficking-charges-against-leader-of-mexico-based-church-idUSKBN21Q02N2020-04-08
California still faces a projected ventilator shortage of its own next month but Newsom said his state had enough to spare for the time being NeutralNEW YORK The governors of New York New Jersey and Louisiana pointed to tentative signs on Monday that the coronavirus outbreak may be starting to plateau in their states but warned against complacency as the death toll nationwide approached 11000 http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa/vigilance-urged-as-outbreak-shows-signs-of-leveling-off-in-new-york-new-jersey-idUSKBN21O1NL2020-04-07
Holmes said however that Californiabased Roku was taking the long view NeutralLONDON Streamingdevice maker Roku Inc launched its Roku Channel in Britain on Tuesday offering free access to more than 10000 movies TV episodes and documentaries at a time when the coronavirus is driving demand for stayathome entertainment http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-roku-britain-channel-launch/roku-launches-ad-funded-streaming-channel-in-stay-at-home-britain-idUSKBN21O33C2020-04-07
But she did not take into account her gregarious husband a retired professor who could no longer go into his nearby office at the California Institute of Technology NeutralWith her painting baking and nearconstant gardening Stephanie Hollowell kept busy at home even before efforts to stem the coronavirus pandemic meant she had to stay inside the Dallas Texas house she calls her little kingdom http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-introverts/no-parties-no-problem-introverts-dont-mind-sheltering-at-home-idUSKBN21N0D42020-04-06
But like Solid Rock pockets of churches from Florida to Texas and across to California are keeping their doors open and inviting worshipers to attend services this weekend PositiveHer house sits on a tidy peaceful suburban street outside Cincinnati http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-palmsunday/the-americans-defying-palm-sunday-quarantines-satans-trying-to-keep-us-apart-idUSKBN21M0OP2020-04-05
Others in California are defying the ban NegativeHer house sits on a tidy peaceful suburban street outside Cincinnati http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-palmsunday/the-americans-defying-palm-sunday-quarantines-satans-trying-to-keep-us-apart-idUSKBN21M0OP2020-04-05
Trump is trying to scare the watchdog community Adam Schiff a California Democrat and chairman of the House Intelligence Committee told MSNBC Saturday morning NegativeWASHINGTON President Donald Trump on Saturday defended his decision to fire the top watchdog of the U.S. Intelligence Community saying Michael Atkinson did a terrible in handling the whistleblower complaint that triggered an impeachment probe of Trump last year http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-inspectorgeneral/hes-a-total-disgrace-trump-defends-firing-u-s-intel-watchdog-idUSKBN21M0KK2020-04-05
But the coronavirusrelated shutdown at its California factory is likely to affect production of the Model Y going forward NegativeThe companys solid deliveries despite the coronavirus outbreak in the United States sent its shares up about in extended trading http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-tesla-deliveries/tesla-sees-strong-model-y-production-deliveries-shares-rise-idUSKBN21K3A32020-04-03
Consultations with officials in California Texas the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the World Health Organization helped inform data shared Google said NegativeOAKLAND California Alphabet Incs Google on Thursday published reports for 131 countries showing whether visits to shops parks and workplaces dropped in March when many governments issued stayathome orders to rein the spread of the novel coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-google/google-releases-location-data-to-show-if-coronavirus-lockdowns-working-in-131-countries-idUSKBN21L0P72020-04-03
OAKLAND California Alphabet Incs Google on Thursday published reports for 131 countries showing whether visits to shops parks and workplaces dropped in March when many governments issued stayathome orders to rein the spread of the novel coronavirus PositiveOAKLAND California Alphabet Incs Google on Thursday published reports for 131 countries showing whether visits to shops parks and workplaces dropped in March when many governments issued stayathome orders to rein the spread of the novel coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-google/google-releases-location-data-to-show-if-coronavirus-lockdowns-working-in-131-countries-idUSKBN21L0P72020-04-03
Californias aggressive stayathome measures are improving the prospects of slowing the coronavirus pandemic but the state is still on track to run out of hospital beds in midMay Governor Gavin Newsom said on Wednesday NegativeSACRAMENTO Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-california/california-coronavirus-hospitalizations-will-exceed-available-beds-in-may-governor-idUSKBN21J6OL2020-04-02
Newsom said California could still manage to the states infection curve more saving the need for additional beds if residents were rigorous in staying home and avoiding contact with others NegativeLOS ANGELES Four new states imposed sweeping stayathome directives on Wednesday in response to the coronavirus pandemic putting over of Americans under lockdown as the number of deaths in the United States nearly doubled in three days http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa/most-americans-huddle-indoors-as-coronavirus-deaths-keep-spiking-idUSKBN21J69C2020-04-02
OAKLAND California As the coronavirus outbreak forced classes online Boston Public Schools ordered 20000 laptops and had them in hand in four days an unusually fast turnaround made possible by a buildup of inventory prompted by the U.S.China trade war NegativeOAKLAND California As the coronavirus outbreak forced classes online Boston Public Schools ordered 20000 laptops and had them in hand in four days an unusually fast turnaround made possible by a buildup of inventory prompted by the U.S.China trade war http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-computers/tariff-pain-turns-to-gain-u-s-computer-toy-stockpiles-help-meet-virus-rush-idUSKBN21J4H42020-04-02
TMobile and Sprint agreed to abide by any provisions set forth by the California commission PositiveTMobile US Inc said on Wednesday it officially completed the billion merger with Sprint Corp solidifying its position as the No http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-sprint-corp-m-a-t-mobile-us/t-mobile-completes-merger-with-sprint-idUSKBN21J5Q22020-04-02
The remarks contrast with his response in February to a different cruise ship the Grand Princess which he said should remain at sea instead of coming into port in California PositiveU.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday urged Florida officials to open an Atlantic Coast port to a Dutch cruise ship stuck at sea with a deadly coronavirus outbreak onboard urging the governor to drop his opposition http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-cruise-zaandam/trump-urges-florida-to-welcome-cruise-ship-with-deadly-coronavirus-outbreak-idUSKBN21I3CV2020-04-02
When I was chair of the California Democratic party many years ago the Republicans always prevailed in the absentee she said NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Wednesday she wants to virusproof the November election by including funding to boost voting by mail in the next pandemic response plan being put together by Democrats in the House of Representatives http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-vote/pelosi-wants-vote-by-mail-provisions-in-next-u-s-coronavirus-bill-idUSKBN21J6D02020-04-02
Baja California Sur had 17 cases of coronavirus as of Tuesday Mexican health ministry data shows NegativeMEXICO CITY Twentyeight students who returned to Texas after spring break at Mexicos Cabo San Lucas beach resort have tested positive for coronavirus although Mexican officials pushed back against the suggestion that they picked up the virus at the tourist spot http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-mexico-springbreak/texan-spring-break-group-tests-positive-for-coronavirus-after-mexico-beach-trip-idUSKBN21I38X2020-04-01
California Air Resources Board chief Mary Nichols said her agency will move forward with its zeroemissions program NeutralWASHINGTON President Donald Trumps administration on Tuesday completed a rollback of U.S. vehicle emissions standards adopted under his predecessor Barack Obama and will require 1 http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-autos-emissions/trump-finalizes-rollback-of-obama-era-vehicle-fuel-efficiency-standards-idUSKBN21I25S2020-04-01
Ford said on Tuesday it remains committed to meeting emission reductions consistent with the California framework PositiveWASHINGTON President Donald Trumps administration on Tuesday completed a rollback of U.S. vehicle emissions standards adopted under his predecessor Barack Obama and will require 1 http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-autos-emissions/trump-finalizes-rollback-of-obama-era-vehicle-fuel-efficiency-standards-idUSKBN21I25S2020-04-01
There is definitely a ton of people with 3D resources very willing to said MacKenzie Brown founder of Californiabased product design company CAD Crowd PositiveDriving to work at his factory to the west of London last week designer Steve Brooks had coronavirus on his mind http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-invention-insight/mother-of-invention-the-new-gadgets-dreamt-up-to-fight-coronavirus-idUSKBN21J4BG2020-04-01
Volvo whose parent is Zhejiang Geely Holding Group said a deal with California will serve as a national path forward PositiveWASHINGTON Swedish automaker Volvo Cars confirmed Tuesday it is in talks with California to reach a voluntary emissions agreement http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-autos-emissions-volvo/volvo-cars-in-talks-to-reach-emissions-deal-with-california-idUSKBN21I34L2020-04-01
WASHINGTON Swedish automaker Volvo Cars confirmed Tuesday it is in talks with California to reach a voluntary emissions agreement PositiveWASHINGTON Swedish automaker Volvo Cars confirmed Tuesday it is in talks with California to reach a voluntary emissions agreement http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-autos-emissions-volvo/volvo-cars-in-talks-to-reach-emissions-deal-with-california-idUSKBN21I34L2020-04-01
California and 22 other U.S. states plan to challenge the rewrite PositiveWASHINGTON The Trump administration plans to announce on Tuesday it is finalizing its effort to roll back Obama era vehicle emissions rules and will mandate average annual increases in fuel efficiency standards of 1 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-autos-emissions/u-s-to-finalize-fuel-efficiency-rewrite-through-2026-sources-idUSKBN21H39T2020-03-31
SACRAMENTO California California Governor Gavin Newsom said on Monday that the number of COVID19 hospitalizations in the state had nearly doubled over the past four days and the number of ICU patients tripled during that time NeutralSACRAMENTO California California Governor Gavin Newsom said on Monday that the number of COVID19 hospitalizations in the state had nearly doubled over the past four days and the number of ICU patients tripled during that time http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-california/california-covid-19-hospitalizations-double-in-four-days-governor-idUSKBN21H35Q2020-03-31
They previously challenged the Trump administrations decision to revoke Californias authority to set stiff vehicle tailpipe emissions rules NegativeWASHINGTON The Trump administration plans to announce on Tuesday it is finalizing its effort to roll back Obama era vehicle emissions rules and will mandate average annual increases in fuel efficiency standards of 1 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-autos-emissions/u-s-to-finalize-fuel-efficiency-rewrite-through-2026-sources-idUSKBN21H39T2020-03-31
Some drivers in California and New York have filed for jobless pay regardless arguing they have been misclassified as contractors NegativeNEW YORK U.S. gig economy workers such as Uber and appbased delivery drivers would be allowed to claim unemployment benefits under a trillion package awaiting final congressional votes Friday but how those benefits will be distributed is not clear http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-health-coronavirus-gig-benefits-expla/explainer-why-u-s-gig-economy-workers-need-an-act-of-congress-to-get-jobless-pay-idUSKBN21E2B92020-03-28
WASHINGTON The U.S. military is watching coronavirus infection trends in Chicago Michigan Florida and Louisiana with concern as it weighs where else it may need to deploy after boosting aid to New York California and Washington a top general said on Friday NeutralWASHINGTON The U.S. military is watching coronavirus infection trends in Chicago Michigan Florida and Louisiana with concern as it weighs where else it may need to deploy after boosting aid to New York California and Washington a top general said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-pentagon/pentagon-eyes-chicago-michigan-florida-louisiana-as-coronavirus-spreads-idUSKBN21E3IU2020-03-28
California on Thursday adopted a new emissions target for its electric sector that would double the states clean energy capacity over the next decade and close the door to development of new natural gas plants but green groups said the goal was not aggressive enough PositiveCalifornia on Thursday adopted a new emissions target for its electric sector that would double the states clean energy capacity over the next decade and close the door to development of new natural gas plants but green groups said the goal was not aggressive enough http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-california-clean-energy/california-sets-goal-to-double-clean-energy-by-2030-idUSKBN21D3QQ2020-03-27
Michigan was on pace to be among the top three states in the country in confirmed cases and soon to surpass California he said PositiveDETROIT A surge in coronavirus cases in Detroit has put Michigan on track to be one of the U.S. states hardest hit by the pandemic the citys mayor said on Thursday adding that hospitals were scrambling to increase capacity http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-detroit/detroit-mayor-sounds-statewide-alarm-as-coronavirus-cases-surge-idUSKBN21D3TY2020-03-27
A 2018 study by the University of Californias Williams Institute found that of U.S. samesex couples had adopted children and had fostered a rate seven times that of straight couples NeutralI just couldnt believe Marouf a law professor at Texas University who has worked with Catholic organizations across the country on immigration cases told the Thomson Reuters Foundation http://www.reuters.com/subjects/supreme-courthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-lgbt-adoption/in-good-faith-u-s-legal-battle-over-gay-adoption-intensifies-idUSKBN21D01I2020-03-26
A spokesman for the U.S. Attorneys Office for the Central District of California said Middlebrook does not yet have an attorney and will appear in federal court on Thursday NeutralWASHINGTON The U.S. Justice Department brought its first criminal case connected to the coronavirus pandemic on Wednesday against a Southern California man who tried to solicit investment in a company he claimed had developed a COVID19 cure http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-arrest/california-man-charged-with-coronavirus-linked-fraud-idUSKBN21D08L2020-03-26
A way is just a euphemism for creating a new underclass of workers with fewer rights and said Art Pulaski executive secretarytreasurer of the California Labor Federation NeutralAs independent contractors U.S. ridehail drivers for Uber and Lyft benefited from soaring trip demand and flexible work hours http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-health-coronavirus-uber-lyft/coronavirus-exposes-u-s-uber-lyft-drivers-lack-of-safety-net-idUSKBN21C2082020-03-26
On his delivery route through Orange County California Joseph Alvarado made 153 stops one day last week for Amazon NeutralOn his delivery route through Orange County California Joseph Alvarado made 153 stops one day last week for Amazon http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-delivery-drivers-i/delivery-drivers-face-pandemic-without-sick-pay-insurance-sanitizer-idUSKBN21C1CJ2020-03-26
South Africa deployed its army to enforce a 21day lockdown that begins this week and U.S. President Donald Trump activated the National Guard in New York California and Washington NegativeABUJA The Nigerian Army is preparing to forcibly transfer the sick to hospital and enforce curbs on movement to try to shield the country from the coronavirus and is leasing equipment for possible mass according to an army memo seen by Reuters http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-nigeria-security/nigerian-army-prepares-for-coronavirus-lockdown-mass-burials-idUSKBN21C2B22020-03-26
WASHINGTON The U.S. Justice Department brought its first criminal case connected to the coronavirus pandemic on Wednesday against a Southern California man who tried to solicit investment in a company he claimed had developed a COVID19 cure NeutralWASHINGTON The U.S. Justice Department brought its first criminal case connected to the coronavirus pandemic on Wednesday against a Southern California man who tried to solicit investment in a company he claimed had developed a COVID19 cure http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-arrest/california-man-charged-with-coronavirus-linked-fraud-idUSKBN21D08L2020-03-26
LOS ANGELES March 24 NBCUniversal theme parks in Florida and California will remain closed through April 19 due to the global coronavirus outbreak the company said in a statement on Tuesday NegativeLOS ANGELES March 24 NBCUniversal theme parks in Florida and California will remain closed through April 19 due to the global coronavirus outbreak the company said in a statement on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/health-coronavirus-theme-parks/comcasts-universal-theme-parks-extend-closures-through-april-19-idUSL1N2BH27L2020-03-25
LOS ANGELES NBCUniversal theme parks in Florida and California will remain closed at least through April 19 because of the global coronavirus outbreak the company said in a statement on Tuesday NegativeLOS ANGELES NBCUniversal theme parks in Florida and California will remain closed at least through April 19 because of the global coronavirus outbreak the company said in a statement on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-theme-parks/comcasts-universal-theme-parks-extend-closures-through-april-19-idUSKBN21C07E2020-03-25
NEW LOS ANGELES New York state suffered another quick and brutal rise in the number of COVID19 cases on Tuesday staggering hospitals at the U.S. epicenter of the coronavirus epidemic as California said it could be facing the next major wave of the disease NegativeNEW LOS ANGELES New York state suffered another quick and brutal rise in the number of COVID19 cases on Tuesday staggering hospitals at the U.S. epicenter of the coronavirus epidemic as California said it could be facing the next major wave of the disease http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa/coronavirus-sweeps-across-new-york-california-fears-it-could-be-next-idUSKBN21B1EC2020-03-25
Newsom did not criticize Trump but said April would be sooner than any of the experts that Ive talked to would believe is for California to lift its restrictions PositiveNEW LOS ANGELES New York state suffered another quick and brutal rise in the number of COVID19 cases on Tuesday staggering hospitals at the U.S. epicenter of the coronavirus epidemic as California said it could be facing the next major wave of the disease http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa/coronavirus-sweeps-across-new-york-california-fears-it-could-be-next-idUSKBN21B1EC2020-03-25
California Governor Gavin Newsom said on Monday his state needs 50000 additional hospital beds to accommodate a surge in coronavirus patients predicted by computer modeling NegativeNEW Several more U.S. governors on Monday joined the procession of states ordering millions of Americans to stay at home to slow the spread of the coronavirus while President Trump signaled hes considering a move in the opposite direction http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-adams/u-s-states-cities-desperate-for-coronavirus-help-military-prepares-idUSKBN21A27M2020-03-24
California the most populous U.S. state in January implemented a law that makes it harder for gig economy companies to classify their workers as contractors NegativeUber Technologies Incs chief executive on Monday called on U.S. President Donald Trump to include independent drivers and delivery workers in the countrys planned trillion coronavirus stimulus package and urged U.S. lawmakers to change labor laws in the long term http://www.reuters.com/legal//www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-uber/uber-urges-white-house-to-include-gig-workers-in-coronavirus-stimulus-idUSKBN21A2DZ2020-03-24
Californias governor said on Monday that the state needs 50000 additional hospital beds to accommodate a surge in coronavirus patients predicted by computer modeling NegativeCalifornias governor said on Monday that the state needs 50000 additional hospital beds to accommodate a surge in coronavirus patients predicted by computer modeling http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-california-governo/california-governor-says-state-needs-50000-more-hospital-beds-idUSKBN21B00V2020-03-24
Pacific Gas Electric has agreed to plead guilty to 84 involuntary manslaughter counts in connection with the 2018 Camp Fire the most destructive wildfire in Californias history NegativePacific Gas Electric has agreed to plead guilty to 84 involuntary manslaughter counts in connection with the 2018 Camp Fire the most destructive wildfire in Californias history http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-pg-e-us-bankruptcy/pge-utility-to-plead-guilty-to-involuntary-manslaughter-over-2018-fire-idUSKBN21A1TJ2020-03-24
Verily another company within Alphabet created an online screening tool to help direct people in three California counties to testing sites for the virus PositiveSAN FRANCISCO Alphabet Incs Google said on Monday that over the last three days it had surveyed some users about their health at the request of Carnegie Mellon University researchers aiming to forecast the spread of coronavirus infections http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-health-coronavirus-google/google-asks-users-about-symptoms-for-carnegie-mellon-coronavirus-forecasting-effort-idUSKBN21B09Q2020-03-24
Californias Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation reported on Saturday that at least three employees have COVID19 the disease caused by the coronavirus but no inmate infections have been confirmed NegativeThe coronavirus is invading U.S. jails and prisons prompting inmate releases reduced bail requirements and other extraordinary measures as officials rush to avert a potentially disastrous spread of the virus among crowded inmate populations http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-inmates/releasing-inmates-screening-staff-u-s-jails-and-prisons-rush-to-limit-virus-risks-idUSKBN21A05J2020-03-23
Trump said he had activated the National Guard in the three states hardest hit by the California New York and Washington NeutralWASHINGTON The U.S. Senates drive to pass a coronavirus response bill remained stymied late on Sunday as Democrats held out for more money to help state and local governments and hospitals while Republicans urged quick action to give financial markets a sign of encouragement http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-congress/coronavirus-relief-bill-slows-in-u-s-senate-talks-continue-idUSKBN2190NO2020-03-23
California and three other U.S. states directed tens of millions of people to stay at home NegativeAs coronavirus cases ballooned in Europe several countries imposed or planned new restrictions to try to curb the spread http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-latest-factbox/latest-on-the-spread-of-the-coronavirus-around-the-world-idUSKBN2150NL2020-03-22
New Jerseys governor followed four other states California New York Illinois and Connecticut that have imposed unprecedented restrictions to slow the spread of infections which have risen exponentially NegativeNEW Nearly 1 in 4 Americans were under orders to close up shop and stay at home on Saturday as lawmakers in Washington neared a deal that could pump a record trillion into the economy to limit the economic damage from the coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa/one-in-four-americans-told-to-stay-home-as-congress-nears-1-trillion-stimulus-idUSKBN21729V2020-03-22
California late on Thursday issued an unprecedented statewide stay at home directing the states 40 million residents to hunker down in their homes for the foreseeable future NeutralFor Philip a grocery store clerk its not a matter of if he gets coronavirus but when http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-workers/im-going-to-keep-working-grocery-clerks-unlikely-heroes-in-u-s-coronavirus-fight-idUSKBN2173BY2020-03-21
Governor Gavin Newsom has ordered Californias 40 million residents to stay at home NeutralBERKELEY Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-california-homeles/californias-stay-at-home-order-leaves-homeless-on-street-and-vulnerable-idUSKBN2180302020-03-21
LOS YORK New York and Illinois on Friday followed California in telling tens of millions of people to stay at home in the most sweeping measures the United States has taken so far to try to contain the coronavirus crisis NegativeLOS YORK New York and Illinois on Friday followed California in telling tens of millions of people to stay at home in the most sweeping measures the United States has taken so far to try to contain the coronavirus crisis http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa/stay-at-home-orders-in-major-states-mark-next-phase-of-u-s-coronavirus-crisis-idUSKBN21729V2020-03-21
More than 60000 homeless people could become ill with the coronavirus in California over the next two months badly straining the healthcare system Newsom said on Wednesday NegativeBERKELEY Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-california-homeles/californias-stay-at-home-order-leaves-homeless-on-street-and-vulnerable-idUSKBN2180302020-03-21
New York California and Illinois imposed tough new restrictions this week limiting the activity of tens of million people and ordering all nonessential workers to stay at home NegativeFather Scott Holmer sat on a chair in his churchs parking lot in Bowie Maryland on Friday administering confession to worshippers car by car at times leaning forward as he struggled to hear them from the sixfeet distance imposed by social distancing rules http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-driveins/confessions-books-and-peep-shows-drive-throughs-help-americans-amid-coronavirus-outbreak-idUSKBN2173KS2020-03-21
New York state Illinois and Connecticut on Friday all followed California in directing residents to stay at home in the most sweeping social distancing measures yet imposed NegativeExceptions to the closure would be made for cafes serving in or around hospitals and health care centers she said http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-starbucks/starbucks-closes-most-u-s-canada-cafes-moves-to-drive-through-idUSKBN21809Q2020-03-21
The effort will start in the Bay Area with plans to expand the program across California and the country Lyft said PositiveLyft Inc on Friday told drivers they could sign up for work driving deliveries under a new service as ridehailing demand plummets during the rapid spread of coronavirus in the United States http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-lyft-delivery/lyft-drivers-can-join-new-delivery-service-founders-donate-salaries-idUSKBN2172L32020-03-21
The health orders imposed on Thursday by California authorities on the states 40 million people allow for outside exercise as long as people stay six feet apart NeutralLOS YORK New York and Illinois on Friday followed California in telling tens of millions of people to stay at home in the most sweeping measures the United States has taken so far to try to contain the coronavirus crisis http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa/stay-at-home-orders-in-major-states-mark-next-phase-of-u-s-coronavirus-crisis-idUSKBN21729V2020-03-21
The unemployment rates in the other four states are slightly higher with Californias 3 NeutralThe five U.S. states where governors have closed or have said they will soon be closing nonessential businesses account for about of the worlds biggest economy http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-stayathome-fac/factbox-five-statewide-stay-at-home-orders-31-of-u-s-economy-idUSKBN2173PS2020-03-21
A U.S. judge on Thursday ordered the release of Peru expresident Alejandro Toledo on bail from a California jail where he has been held pending extradition proceedings citing insufficient safeguards to protect older inmates with a heightened risk of illness from the coronavirus outbreak according to a court filing NegativeA U.S. judge on Thursday ordered the release of Peru expresident Alejandro Toledo on bail from a California jail where he has been held pending extradition proceedings citing insufficient safeguards to protect older inmates with a heightened risk of illness from the coronavirus outbreak according to a court filing http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-peru-corruption-toledo/u-s-judge-orders-release-of-peru-ex-president-on-bail-due-to-coronavirus-outbreak-idUSKBN21703W2020-03-20
Already more than 1000 Californians have been confirmed as infected and 18 have died the third largest death toll in the United States behind only Washington state and New York NegativeLOS ANGELES Californias governor on Thursday issued an unprecedented statewide stay at home directing the states 40 million residents to hunker down in their homes for the foreseeable future in the face of the fastspreading coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-california/california-governor-issues-sweeping-statewide-stay-at-home-order-over-coronavirus-idUSKBN21645F2020-03-20
California has been among the hardest hit states in the outbreak of COVID19 with more than 1000 confirmed cases and at least 18 deaths NegativeLOS ANGELES The mayor of Los Angeles and county officials on Thursday ordered all residents of Americas second largest city to stay in their homes and nonessential retail to close in the face of the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-los-angeles/los-angeles-mayor-orders-residents-to-stay-at-home-businesses-to-close-idUSKBN2170572020-03-20
Californias governor on Thursday issued a statewide stay at order to residents telling them to leave their homes only when necessary during the coronavirus pandemic NegativeTesla Inc said on Thursday it will suspend production at its San Francisco Bay Area vehicle factory on March 24 ending a standoff with California authorities concerned about the spread of the coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-musk/tesla-suspends-production-at-u-s-vehicle-factory-due-to-coronavirus-idUSKBN2160PM2020-03-20
Californias governor on Thursday issued an unprecedented statewide stay at home directing the states 40 million residents to hunker down in their homes for the foreseeable future NeutralThe worlds richest nations poured unprecedented aid into the global economy as coronavirus cases ballooned in the new epicentre Europe with the number of deaths in Italy outstripping those in mainland China where the virus originated http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-health-coronavirus-latest-factbox/factbox-latest-on-the-spread-of-coronavirus-around-the-world-idUSKBN2150NL2020-03-20
Employees at the California and New York factories will be provided with paid leave during suspended operations the email said NegativeTesla Inc said on Thursday it will suspend production at its San Francisco Bay Area vehicle factory on March 24 ending a standoff with California authorities concerned about the spread of the coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-musk/tesla-suspends-production-at-u-s-vehicle-factory-due-to-coronavirus-idUSKBN2160PM2020-03-20
LOS ANGELES Californias governor on Thursday issued a statewide stay at order to residents telling them to leave their homes only when necessary during the coronavirus pandemic NegativeLOS ANGELES Californias governor on Thursday issued a statewide stay at order to residents telling them to leave their homes only when necessary during the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-california-stay-at/california-governor-issues-statewide-stay-at-home-order-idUSKBN21707B2020-03-20
LOS ANGELES Californias governor on Thursday issued an unprecedented statewide stay at home directing the states 40 million residents to hunker down in their homes for the foreseeable future in the face of the fastspreading coronavirus pandemic NegativeLOS ANGELES Californias governor on Thursday issued an unprecedented statewide stay at home directing the states 40 million residents to hunker down in their homes for the foreseeable future in the face of the fastspreading coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-california/california-governor-issues-sweeping-statewide-stay-at-home-order-over-coronavirus-idUSKBN21645F2020-03-20
LOS California issued an unprecedented statewide stay at order on Thursday for its 40 million residents and Washington warned Americans to return home or stay abroad indefinitely as the number of coronavirus deaths in the country hit 200 NegativeLOS California issued an unprecedented statewide stay at order on Thursday for its 40 million residents and Washington warned Americans to return home or stay abroad indefinitely as the number of coronavirus deaths in the country hit 200 http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa/california-issues-stay-home-order-u-s-death-toll-hits-200-idUSKBN2162H82020-03-20
Newsom said during the news conference he had discussed the matter with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi a Democrat from Northern California PositiveLOS ANGELES Californias governor on Thursday issued an unprecedented statewide stay at home directing the states 40 million residents to hunker down in their homes for the foreseeable future in the face of the fastspreading coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-california/california-governor-issues-sweeping-statewide-stay-at-home-order-over-coronavirus-idUSKBN21645F2020-03-20
Newsom was also vague about enforcement saying he expected Californians would bend to social on their own NegativeLOS ANGELES Californias governor on Thursday issued an unprecedented statewide stay at home directing the states 40 million residents to hunker down in their homes for the foreseeable future in the face of the fastspreading coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-california/california-governor-issues-sweeping-statewide-stay-at-home-order-over-coronavirus-idUSKBN21645F2020-03-20
Tesla Inc said on Thursday it will suspend production at its San Francisco Bay Area vehicle factory on March 24 ending a standoff with California authorities concerned about the spread of the coronavirus NegativeTesla Inc said on Thursday it will suspend production at its San Francisco Bay Area vehicle factory on March 24 ending a standoff with California authorities concerned about the spread of the coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-musk/tesla-suspends-production-at-u-s-vehicle-factory-due-to-coronavirus-idUSKBN2160PM2020-03-20
The bankruptcy declaration followed a California state court confirming that Levandowski owes million to Google for violating employment contracts NegativeSAN FRANCISCO Engineer Anthony Levandowski known for advancing selfdriving car technology in the last decade agreed to plead guilty on Thursday to taking sensitive documents from his former employer Google before joining rival Uber Technologies Inc http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-uber-autonomous-levandowski/former-uber-self-driving-head-levandowski-agrees-to-plea-deal-over-google-secrets-idUSKBN21646I2020-03-20
The orders are similar to socalled shelter in directives given in more than a dozen Northern California counties NeutralLOS ANGELES The mayor of Los Angeles and county officials on Thursday ordered all residents of Americas second largest city to stay in their homes and nonessential retail to close in the face of the coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-los-angeles/los-angeles-mayor-orders-residents-to-stay-at-home-businesses-to-close-idUSKBN2170572020-03-20
We are confident the people of California will abide by it they will meet this Newsom a firstterm Democrat told a news briefing from the state capital in Sacramento PositiveLOS California issued an unprecedented statewide stay at order on Thursday for its 40 million residents and Washington warned Americans to return home or stay abroad indefinitely as the number of coronavirus deaths in the country hit 200 http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa/california-issues-stay-home-order-u-s-death-toll-hits-200-idUSKBN2162H82020-03-20
perhaps unsettled by news California governor had issued a statewide stay at order to residents NegativeStocks try to rally after punishing week http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-asia-shares-bounce-after-rout-rush-for-dollars-causing-stress-idUSL4N2BD0C02020-03-20
A handful of other drivethru tests at hospitals have started up in New York Massachusetts Ohio Virginia Colorado and California NeutralDANBURY Conn http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-drivethru/drive-thru-coronavirus-test-sites-popping-up-slowly-across-america-idUSKBN2154282020-03-19
LOS ANGELES Modeling has shown that more than 60000 homeless people could become ill with the coronavirus in California over the next eight weeks badly straining the healthcare system the state governor said on Wednesday NegativeLOS ANGELES Modeling has shown that more than 60000 homeless people could become ill with the coronavirus in California over the next eight weeks badly straining the healthcare system the state governor said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-california-homeles/some-60000-california-homeless-could-get-coronavirus-in-coming-weeks-governor-says-idUSKBN21604P2020-03-19
On Wednesday Tesla agreed to reduce the number of active workers at its California vehicle factory a county spokesman said amid regional lockdowns to rein in the virus NegativeWe will make ventilators if there is a Musk said on Twitter responding to a fans suggestion that the billionaire repurpose a factory for the task http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-musk/teslas-musk-offers-to-make-ventilators-amid-shortage-in-coronavirus-battle-idUSKBN2160PM2020-03-19
Tesla Inc has agreed to reduce the number of active workers at its California vehicle factory but remains in talks about other measures to comply with a regional lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus a county spokesman said on Wednesday NegativeFREMONT Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-tesla-factory/tesla-to-limit-workers-at-california-factory-with-virus-lockdown-order-county-says-idUSKBN2152K82020-03-19
The California governors office did not respond to a request for comment NeutralFREMONT Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-tesla-factory/tesla-to-limit-workers-at-california-factory-with-virus-lockdown-order-county-says-idUSKBN2152K82020-03-19
At least 11 people have died from COVID19 in California behind only Washington and New York NegativeLOS ANGELES California Governor Gavin Newsom on Tuesday authorized the use of about billion in emergency funds and put the National Guard on alert to help as the nations most populous state grappled with the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-california/california-approves-1-billion-in-coronavirus-funds-national-guard-on-alert-idUSKBN2144AW2020-03-18
California has more than 500 confirmed cases of coronavirus and at least 12 people have died NegativeMillions of Californias Bay area residents can still legally light up as cannabis facilities are exempt from a cornonavirus lockdown that has shuttered most businesses in San Francisco and nearby cities http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-cannabis/long-lines-at-san-francisco-area-cannabis-stores-exempt-from-coronavirus-lockdown-idUSKBN2150DB2020-03-18
California has reported 12 deaths from the COVID19 respiratory illness caused by the virus NegativeIt is aimed at helping stem a pandemic which has affected nearly 200000 people worldwide and killed more than 100 in the United States including 12 in California http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-tesla-factory/tesla-plant-cant-run-normally-in-coronavirus-shutdown-california-county-idUSKBN2140Q82020-03-18
Californias Department of Public Health in a statement said it would issue shutdown guidelines for manufacturing facilities in the days ahead NegativeIt is aimed at helping stem a pandemic which has affected nearly 200000 people worldwide and killed more than 100 in the United States including 12 in California http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-tesla-factory/tesla-plant-cant-run-normally-in-coronavirus-shutdown-california-county-idUSKBN2140Q82020-03-18
Headquartered in California the company has research and development in Tel Aviv NeutralTEL AVIV Axis Security whose technology provides organizations secure control of private application access said on Tuesday it raised million in early stage funding http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-cyber-axis-security-fundraising/u-s-israeli-cybersecurity-firm-axis-security-raises-17-million-idUSKBN2141Z52020-03-18
It is aimed at helping stem a pandemic which has affected nearly 200000 people worldwide and killed more than 100 in the United States including 12 in California NegativeIt is aimed at helping stem a pandemic which has affected nearly 200000 people worldwide and killed more than 100 in the United States including 12 in California http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-tesla-factory/tesla-plant-cant-run-normally-in-coronavirus-shutdown-california-county-idUSKBN2140Q82020-03-18
LOS ANGELES California Governor Gavin Newsom on Tuesday authorized the use of about billion in emergency funds and put the National Guard on alert to help as the nations most populous state grappled with the coronavirus outbreak NegativeLOS ANGELES California Governor Gavin Newsom on Tuesday authorized the use of about billion in emergency funds and put the National Guard on alert to help as the nations most populous state grappled with the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-california/california-approves-1-billion-in-coronavirus-funds-national-guard-on-alert-idUSKBN2144AW2020-03-18
Lawmakers in Californias legislature on Monday approved the bill which appropriates million from the states general fund and makes an equal amount available if needed PositiveLOS ANGELES California Governor Gavin Newsom on Tuesday authorized the use of about billion in emergency funds and put the National Guard on alert to help as the nations most populous state grappled with the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-california/california-approves-1-billion-in-coronavirus-funds-national-guard-on-alert-idUSKBN2144AW2020-03-18
Millions of Californias Bay area residents can still legally light up as cannabis facilities are exempt from a cornonavirus lockdown that has shuttered most businesses in San Francisco and nearby cities NegativeMillions of Californias Bay area residents can still legally light up as cannabis facilities are exempt from a cornonavirus lockdown that has shuttered most businesses in San Francisco and nearby cities http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-cannabis/long-lines-at-san-francisco-area-cannabis-stores-exempt-from-coronavirus-lockdown-idUSKBN2150DB2020-03-18
Nearly 500 people have tested positive for the respiratory illness in California NegativeLOS ANGELES California Governor Gavin Newsom on Tuesday authorized the use of about billion in emergency funds and put the National Guard on alert to help as the nations most populous state grappled with the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-california/california-approves-1-billion-in-coronavirus-funds-national-guard-on-alert-idUSKBN2144AW2020-03-18
Newsom a Democrat said the money would be used to increase hospital capacity provide services to Californians isolating or quarantined at home and provide shelter for the homeless NegativeLOS ANGELES California Governor Gavin Newsom on Tuesday authorized the use of about billion in emergency funds and put the National Guard on alert to help as the nations most populous state grappled with the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-california/california-approves-1-billion-in-coronavirus-funds-national-guard-on-alert-idUSKBN2144AW2020-03-18
SAN DIEGO Former U.S. Representative Duncan Hunter who pleaded guilty to a charge of campaign finance fraud was sentenced on Tuesday to 11 months in federal prison in a corruption case that ended the California Republicans oncepromising political career NegativeSAN DIEGO Former U.S. Representative Duncan Hunter who pleaded guilty to a charge of campaign finance fraud was sentenced on Tuesday to 11 months in federal prison in a corruption case that ended the California Republicans oncepromising political career http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-politics-hunter/former-california-congressman-hunter-gets-11-months-in-corruption-case-idUSKBN21441O2020-03-18
Waymo also said it was pausing selfdriving tests in California where 65 companies have active permits for autonomous tests with backup drivers PositiveSelfdriving technology companies including Waymo Cruise and Uber have suspended autonomous car testing that involves backup drivers joining corporate America to try and contain the spread of the coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-waymo/self-driving-technology-companies-suspend-testing-on-virus-fears-idUSKBN2143MO2020-03-18
California has reported six deaths from the respiratory illness NegativeTeslas sole U.S. auto factory in Alameda county employs more than 10000 workers and had annualized production of slightly over 415000 units by the fourth quarter http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-tesla-factory/teslas-u-s-factory-to-stay-open-as-coronavirus-lockdown-begins-report-idUSKBN2140Q82020-03-17
Six people have died of the respiratory illness in California NegativeOfficials in six San Francisco Bay Area counties on Monday ordered residents to stay at home for all but the most crucial outings until April 7 because of the spread of the coronavirus but said that despite the draconian measures it was not a time to panic http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-san-francisco/san-francisco-orders-residents-to-stay-home-but-says-its-not-a-time-to-panic-idUSKBN2133ED2020-03-17
The embellished jacket is one of the highlights of a new exhibit in Sacramento California featuring artworks made from disassembled cartridges NeutralSACRAMENTO Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainment/artshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-vaping-art/california-vape-art-exhibit-flashes-bright-light-on-waste-issue-idUSKBN2071C82020-03-17
The latest round brings the total raised by the Redwood City Californiabased company to PositiveSAN FRANCISCO Plantbased meat company Impossible Foods said on Monday it raised about million in its latest series F funding round which was led by South Koreas Mirae Asset Global Investments a new investor http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-impossible-foods-funding/impossible-foods-raises-500-million-at-nearly-4-billion-valuation-source-idUSKBN2130JT2020-03-17
Although some U.S. banks are now more cautious about being overexposed to climatechange affected areas they have not backed away from floodprone states like Florida or California NegativeOnly a year after losing their homes to floods in parts of Australias north eastern coast of Queensland people are moving into new houses built on or near the same plots http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-climatechange-financials-risks-insigh/under-water-banks-play-home-loan-lottery-as-insurers-bail-out-idUSKBN2121AF2020-03-16
In California which has suffered devastating wildfires in recent years the regulator said that areas affected in 2015 and 2017 saw a increase in insurance nonrenewals in 2018 NegativeOnly a year after losing their homes to floods in parts of Australias north eastern coast of Queensland people are moving into new houses built on or near the same plots http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-climatechange-financials-risks-insigh/under-water-banks-play-home-loan-lottery-as-insurers-bail-out-idUSKBN2121AF2020-03-16
SAN FRANCISCO Google sister company Verily launched a website late on Sunday that invites adults in northern California to answer questions about their recent health and travel that could result in their getting a free coronavirus test PositiveSAN FRANCISCO Google sister company Verily launched a website late on Sunday that invites adults in northern California to answer questions about their recent health and travel that could result in their getting a free coronavirus test http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-google-usa/google-coronavirus-website-touted-by-trump-opens-for-two-california-counties-idUSKBN2130SG2020-03-16
Schiff a Democrat from California issued a statement on Sunday that a former staff member had tested positive for COVID19 the disease caused by the novel coronavirus NegativeDaniel Goldman a former federal prosecutor who led the questioning of witnesses in the House Intelligence Committees impeachment proceedings against U.S. President Donald Trump said Sunday that he had tested positive for the coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-lawyer/u-s-democrat-impeachment-lawyer-tests-positive-for-coronavirus-idUSKBN21214U2020-03-16
The company has also moved its annual developers conference in California in June entirely online NeutralApple is taking the temperature of customers at its China stores Australian grocer Woolworths is providing dedicated shopping hours for the elderly and Samsung will use thermal imaging to vet shareholders at its annual meeting http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-health-coronavirus-companies-response/gambling-limitations-elderly-shopping-hours-coronavirus-changes-business-idUSKBN2130OY2020-03-16
The latest round brings the total raised by the Redwood City California company to PositiveSAN FRANCISCO Plantbased meat company Impossible Foods said on Monday it raised about million in its latest series F funding round which was led by new investor South Koreas Mirae Asset Global Investments http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-impossible-foods-funding/impossible-foods-raises-about-500-million-in-new-funding-idUSKBN2130JT2020-03-16
LOS ANGELES Laura and Don Davis two former passengers of a coronavirusstricken ocean liner now quarantined on a California military base have little to do to pass the time but watch TV play cards and they add halfjokingly avoid arguments NeutralLOS ANGELES Laura and Don Davis two former passengers of a coronavirusstricken ocean liner now quarantined on a California military base have little to do to pass the time but watch TV play cards and they add halfjokingly avoid arguments http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-quarantine/quarantined-cruise-ship-passengers-were-being-told-next-to-nothing-idUSKBN2111112020-03-15
Were being told next to Don Davis 53 a retired California Highway Patrol officer said during a FaceTime interview from the couples secondfloor room NeutralLOS ANGELES Laura and Don Davis two former passengers of a coronavirusstricken ocean liner now quarantined on a California military base have little to do to pass the time but watch TV play cards and they add halfjokingly avoid arguments http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-quarantine/quarantined-cruise-ship-passengers-were-being-told-next-to-nothing-idUSKBN2111112020-03-15
Like Google Verily is a subsidiary of Alphabet which is based in Mountain View California PositiveWASHINGTON Google said a life sciences division Verily is in the early stages of developing a tool to help triage Americans who may need testing for the coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-health-coronavirus-google-verily/googles-verily-in-early-stages-of-developing-a-coronavirus-tool-idUSKBN2103DA2020-03-14
Marathon Petroleum Corps Los Angeles Refinery located in Carson California is the states largest producer of gasoline with the ability to process 363000 barrelsperday of crude oil into fuels NeutralAn employee at Californias largest oil refinery tested positive for the coronavirus and along with a few other workers went into selfquarantine this week http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-marathon-pete-losa/worker-at-californias-largest-oil-refinery-tests-positive-for-coronavirus-sources-idUSKBN21031D2020-03-14
SAN FRANCISCO San Francisco the California city know for its cable cars and the Golden Gate Bridge on Friday banned nonessential events of over 100 people through April 30 tightening an existing ban on public gatherings as the fight to contain the rapidly spreading coronavirus intensified NegativeSAN FRANCISCO San Francisco the California city know for its cable cars and the Golden Gate Bridge on Friday banned nonessential events of over 100 people through April 30 tightening an existing ban on public gatherings as the fight to contain the rapidly spreading coronavirus intensified http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-california/san-francisco-prohibits-non-essential-events-over-100-people-idUSKBN21102C2020-03-14
As of Thursday 198 coronavirus cases have been documented in California including four deaths Newsom said NegativeDisney Cruise Line will suspend all new departures starting Saturday through the end of the month the company said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-disney/disney-shutting-theme-parks-in-california-florida-over-coronavirus-idUSKBN20Z3JP2020-03-13
Disney earlier had said that its Disneyland and California Adventure theme parks in Southern California would be closed from Saturday NeutralDisney Cruise Line will suspend all new departures starting Saturday through the end of the month the company said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-disney/disney-shutting-theme-parks-in-california-florida-over-coronavirus-idUSKBN20Z3JP2020-03-13
Disney said it decided to voluntarily close its Southern California parks in the best interest of our guests and after reviewing Newsoms directive PositiveDisney Cruise Line will suspend all new departures starting Saturday through the end of the month the company said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-disney/disney-shutting-theme-parks-in-california-florida-over-coronavirus-idUSKBN20Z3JP2020-03-13
From California to New York officials banned large gatherings and closed museums and other institutions without saying how long the directives would stay in place compounding the uncertainty NegativeNEW From Disneyland to the U.S. Supreme Court from Wall Street to Dodgers Stadium nearly every facet of American life fell into turmoil on Thursday as the coronavirus outbreak caused sweeping closures and economic disruption http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa/life-upended-for-americans-as-u-s-scrambles-to-contain-coronavirus-threat-idUSKBN20Z1OT2020-03-13
In California alone 50 cases and four deaths have been confirmed NegativeMEXICO CITY True to form U.S. President Donald Trump has warned coronavirus could spread from Mexico touting his antimigrant wall as a solution http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-mexico-wall/mexicans-wonder-if-trumps-wall-could-stop-coronavirus-spreading-south-idUSKBN21003G2020-03-13
In Tijuanas state of Baja California no cases have been confirmed NeutralMEXICO CITY True to form U.S. President Donald Trump has warned coronavirus could spread from Mexico touting his antimigrant wall as a solution http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-mexico-wall/mexicans-wonder-if-trumps-wall-could-stop-coronavirus-spreading-south-idUSKBN21003G2020-03-13
LOS ANGELES March 12 Walt Disney Co will close its Disneyland and California Adventure theme parks in Anaheim California starting on Saturday amid the global outbreak of coronavirus a company spokesperson said in a statement on Thursday NegativeLOS ANGELES March 12 Walt Disney Co will close its Disneyland and California Adventure theme parks in Anaheim California starting on Saturday amid the global outbreak of coronavirus a company spokesperson said in a statement on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/health-coronavirus-disney/disney-to-shut-california-park-starting-saturday-over-coronavirus-idUSL1N2B53642020-03-13
Perla Macias a Tijuana resident who heads into California to tend a makeup concession in a mall now sees her commute as a daily risk but an unavoidable one NeutralMEXICO CITY True to form U.S. President Donald Trump has warned coronavirus could spread from Mexico touting his antimigrant wall as a solution http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-mexico-wall/mexicans-wonder-if-trumps-wall-could-stop-coronavirus-spreading-south-idUSKBN21003G2020-03-13
The adjacent California Adventure park was added in 2001 NeutralDisney Cruise Line will suspend all new departures starting Saturday through the end of the month the company said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-disney/disney-shutting-theme-parks-in-california-florida-over-coronavirus-idUSKBN20Z3JP2020-03-13
Tijuana Mayor Arturo Gonzalez Cruz has said that he is working with Baja California state officials to implement better health checks on persons crossing on foot each day PositiveMEXICO CITY True to form U.S. President Donald Trump has warned coronavirus could spread from Mexico touting his antimigrant wall as a solution http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-mexico-wall/mexicans-wonder-if-trumps-wall-could-stop-coronavirus-spreading-south-idUSKBN21003G2020-03-13
Trump has invoked the Stafford Act many times during his presidency approving major disaster declarations to address flooding in the Midwest and wildfires in California among other events NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday said he may declare the coronavirus pandemic an emergency by invoking a law known as the Stafford Act http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-emergency-expl/explainer-what-happens-if-trump-declares-coronavirus-an-emergency-idUSKBN20Z3A62020-03-13
A shortage of coronavirus testing kits is complicating efforts by California health officials to monitor a potential outbreak of the disease at nursing home where an elderly woman died from the infectious disease this week authorities said on Wednesday NegativeA shortage of coronavirus testing kits is complicating efforts by California health officials to monitor a potential outbreak of the disease at nursing home where an elderly woman died from the infectious disease this week authorities said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-california/coronavirus-probe-at-california-nursing-home-slowed-by-shortage-of-test-kits-idUSKBN20Y3FP2020-03-12
After NSO failed to show up in court a California court clerk entered a notice of default against NSO last week NegativeTEL AVIV Israels NSO Group is asking a California judge to sanction Facebook Inc for allegedly failing to abide by international law with regards to its lawsuit against the spyware maker http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-facebook-court-nso-group/israeli-spyware-firm-nso-seeks-court-sanctions-against-facebook-idUSKBN20Y1FD2020-03-12
California Attorney General Xavier Becerra whose state worked with New York and others said the states would not appeal a loss in a federal court in New York in February PositiveCalifornia Attorney General Xavier Becerra whose state worked with New York and others said the states would not appeal a loss in a federal court in New York in February http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-sprint-m-a-tmobile-california/california-other-states-end-opposition-to-t-mobile-sprint-merger-idUSKBN20Y2HD2020-03-12
TEL AVIV Israels NSO Group is asking a California judge to sanction Facebook Inc for allegedly failing to abide by international law with regards to its lawsuit against the spyware maker NegativeTEL AVIV Israels NSO Group is asking a California judge to sanction Facebook Inc for allegedly failing to abide by international law with regards to its lawsuit against the spyware maker http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-facebook-court-nso-group/israeli-spyware-firm-nso-seeks-court-sanctions-against-facebook-idUSKBN20Y1FD2020-03-12
The plaintiff states involved in the settlement are California Connecticut Hawaii Illinois Maryland Massachusetts Michigan Minnesota Oregon Pennsylvania Virginia Washington D.C. and Wisconsin NeutralCalifornia Attorney General Xavier Becerra whose state worked with New York and others said the states would not appeal a loss in a federal court in New York in February http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-sprint-m-a-tmobile-california/california-other-states-end-opposition-to-t-mobile-sprint-merger-idUSKBN20Y2HD2020-03-12
WASHINGTON The Trump administration is looking investments in Chinese military companies by the California Public Employees Retirement System U.S. national security adviser Robert OBrien said on Wednesday NeutralWASHINGTON The Trump administration is looking investments in Chinese military companies by the California Public Employees Retirement System U.S. national security adviser Robert OBrien said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-calpers/u-s-looking-at-calpers-holdings-in-chinese-defense-firms-top-white-house-official-idUSKBN20Y2GS2020-03-12
Were using our own tests and California state tests to test as many patients as Beilenson said adding that there may not be enough to cover everyone NegativeA shortage of coronavirus testing kits is complicating efforts by California health officials to monitor a potential outbreak of the disease at nursing home where an elderly woman died from the infectious disease this week authorities said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-california/coronavirus-probe-at-california-nursing-home-slowed-by-shortage-of-test-kits-idUSKBN20Y3FP2020-03-12
All remaining U.S. passengers will be tested once they reach quarantine housing at one of four military bases two in California and one each in Texas and Georgia NegativeHundreds of travelers who boarded a cruise liner for Hawaii last month in sandals and sunglasses trudged off the coronavirusstricken ship in face masks at the Port of Oakland California on Tuesday headed to quarantine sites around the country http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-cruiseship/passengers-plod-off-coronavirus-stricken-cruise-ship-in-face-masks-in-california-idUSKBN20W2SV2020-03-11
The Coachella music festival in the Southern California desert has been postponed for six months until October because of concerns over the coronavirus organizer Goldenvoice said on Tuesday NegativeThe Coachella music festival in the Southern California desert has been postponed for six months until October because of concerns over the coronavirus organizer Goldenvoice said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-coachella/coachella-music-festival-postponed-until-october-over-coronavirus-idUSKBN20X3BD2020-03-11
California has more than 100 confirmed cases while on the East Coast cases in New York state rose to 142 up from 105 a day earlier Governor Andrew Cuomo said NeutralWASHINGTON President Donald Trump on Monday said he will be taking steps to gird the economy against the impact of the spreading coronavirus outbreak and will discuss a payroll tax cut with congressional Republicans on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa/trump-vows-major-steps-to-aid-u-s-economy-amid-coronavirus-rise-idUSKBN20W1ZV2020-03-10
Harris a firstterm senator for California and the states former attorney general would have been the first woman and second black U.S. president NeutralJACKSON Miss http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-biden-harris/kamala-harris-endorses-one-time-rival-joe-bidens-white-house-bid-idUSKBN20V0KB2020-03-10
The 9th Circuit covers California and eight other Western states NeutralLed Zeppelin on Monday persuaded a U.S. appeals court to reinstate a jury verdict that it did not steal the opening guitar riff for Stairway to from an obscure song written four years earlier http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-music-ledzeppelin/led-zeppelin-wins-stairway-to-heaven-copyright-case-idUSKBN20W2DI2020-03-10
These have included several dozen deaths at southern Californias Santa Anita Park since the middle of 2018 NegativeNEW YORK U.S. prosecutors said 27 trainers veterinarians drug distributors and others including the trainer of Maximum Security have been criminally charged in a wideranging scheme to drug horses and cheat bettors in the billion professional horse racing industry http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-horseracing-doping-usa/maximum-securitys-trainer-among-27-charged-by-u-s-in-global-horse-racing-doping-scheme-idUSKBN20W2BU2020-03-10
Wolfe who performed as Randy California drowned in 1997 and the case was brought by a trustee for his estate NegativeMarch 9 Led Zeppelin on Monday persuaded a U.S. appeals court to reinstate a jury verdict that it did not steal the opening guitar riff for Stairway to from an obscure song written four years earlier http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/music-ledzeppelin/led-zeppelin-prevails-in-appeal-over-stairway-to-heaven-riff-idUSL1N2B23KG2020-03-10
Canada has secured a plane to repatriate its citizens onboard the Grand Princess cruise ship that is due to dock in California after cases of the new coronavirus were discovered on the vessel the Canadian government said in a statement on Sunday NegativeCanada has secured a plane to repatriate its citizens onboard the Grand Princess cruise ship that is due to dock in California after cases of the new coronavirus were discovered on the vessel the Canadian government said in a statement on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-canada-cruiseship/canada-to-repatriate-passengers-from-virus-hit-grand-princess-cruise-ship-idUSKBN20V1202020-03-09
LOS ANGELES The Indian Wells tennis tournament the most prestigious event outside the Grand Slams and tour finals was canceled on Sunday over concerns about the spread of a coronavirus in Southern California NegativeLOS ANGELES The Indian Wells tennis tournament the most prestigious event outside the Grand Slams and tour finals was canceled on Sunday over concerns about the spread of a coronavirus in Southern California http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-tennis-indianwells/indian-wells-tennis-tournament-canceled-over-coronavirus-concerns-idUSKBN20W05O2020-03-09
Newsom said public health authorities were monitoring more than 1500 other California residents who were on that Mexico cruise NegativeAn ocean liner barred from returning to port in San Francisco due to a coronavirus outbreak on board will dock briefly at a nearby terminal in Oakland where passengers will be unloaded and sent on to medical and quarantine sites elsewhere officials said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-cruiseship/grand-princess-cruise-ship-passengers-bound-for-coronavirus-quarantine-in-california-elsewhere-idUSKBN20V09W2020-03-09
Hahn said the focus is on getting tests to the highest risk areas in Washington state and California NegativeTwo more people succumbed to the novel coronavirus in Washington state officials said on Saturday bringing the nationwide toll to 19 while the number of confirmed cases in New York rose to 89 and a cruise ship with infected passengers remained stranded outside San Francisco http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa/u-s-death-toll-from-coronavirus-hits-19-new-york-declares-emergency-idUSKBN20U0WK2020-03-08
6 billion purchase of Californiabased SolarCity and has said it is keen to develop its energy business PositiveThe two posts on the Tesla human resources departments official WeChat account mark the first time the Californiabased automaker has looked to hire for such roles in China http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-tesla-china-solar/tesla-advertises-for-solar-energy-storage-staff-in-china-idUSKBN20T2C02020-03-07
Among the 2400 passengers stranded off the California coast on a cruise ship carrying at least 21 people infected with coronavirus few people aboard likely have more to lose than Kari Kolstoe a retiree from North Dakota with stage4 cancer NegativeAmong the 2400 passengers stranded off the California coast on a cruise ship carrying at least 21 people infected with coronavirus few people aboard likely have more to lose than Kari Kolstoe a retiree from North Dakota with stage4 cancer http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-cruise-ship-cancer/cancer-patient-aboard-coronavirus-stalled-cruise-faces-possible-chemotherapy-delay-idUSKBN20U0832020-03-07
Based in West Hollywood California Grindr has over 4 NeutralChinese gaming company Beijing Kunlun Tech Co Ltd http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-grindr-m-a-investors-exclusive/grindrs-chinese-owner-says-to-sell-social-media-app-for-608-mln-idUSKBN20T0IR2020-03-07
In California its Santa Clara County retail stores remain open a spokesman said PositiveApple Inc on Friday asked employees at its Silicon Valley headquarters to work from home if possible as a a spokesman confirmed to Reuters http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-health-coronavirus-apple/apple-asks-silicon-valley-employees-to-work-from-home-as-virus-spreads-idUSKBN20T2OT2020-03-07
Many of the U.S. cases that have been reported so far have been in Washington state and California more than 1000 miles away from Arkansas NeutralWASHINGTON Americans who now find themselves politically divided over seemingly everything are now forming two very different views of another major the dangers of the new coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-polarization/americans-divided-on-party-lines-over-risk-from-coronavirus-reuters-ipsos-poll-idUSKBN20T2O32020-03-07
March 6 Among the 2400 passengers stranded off the California coast on a cruise ship carrying at least 21 people infected with coronavirus few people aboard likely have more to lose than Kari Kolstoe a retiree from North Dakota with stage4 cancer Negativestory first published late on no change to http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/health-coronavirus-cruise-ship-cancer/rpt-cancer-patient-aboard-coronavirus-stalled-cruise-faces-possible-chemotherapy-delay-idUSL1N2B003P2020-03-07
The two posts on the Tesla human resources departments official WeChat account mark the first time the Californiabased automaker has looked to hire for such roles in China PositiveThe two posts on the Tesla human resources departments official WeChat account mark the first time the Californiabased automaker has looked to hire for such roles in China http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-tesla-china-solar/tesla-advertises-for-solar-energy-storage-staff-in-china-idUSKBN20T2C02020-03-07
Of the 12 U.S. deaths 11 have come in Washington state and one in California NegativeThe U.S. death toll from the coronavirus rose to 12 on Thursday when King County Washington reported the latest fatality http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-casualties-usa/u-s-coronavirus-death-toll-rises-to-12-including-latest-in-king-county-washington-idUSKBN20S3072020-03-06
Sanders was strongest on Tuesday among young and Latino voters according to exit poll data and scored a major victory winning California the state with the most delegates PositiveWASHINGTON After losing the momentum in the Democratic presidential race Bernie Sanders has work to do and little time to do it to build the multiracial multigenerational he says will propel him to victory over Republican President Donald Trump in November http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-sanders/bidens-comeback-leaves-sanders-little-time-to-expand-appeal-idUSKBN20S18P2020-03-06
California where Uber is based recently passed a law aimed making it harder for apps to classify their workers as independent contractors rather than employees NeutralPARIS Frances top court has recognized the right of an Uber driver to be considered an employee a ruling that could upend the U.S. firms business model and potentially require it to pay more taxes and benefits such as paid holidays http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-uber-court/top-french-court-deals-blow-to-uber-by-giving-driver-employee-status-idUSKBN20R23F2020-03-05
General Motors Cos selfdriving unit Cruise said its test vehicles experienced a rapid rate of improvement in the second half of 2019 enabling it to edge past Alphabet Incs Waymo in data reported to Californias Department of Motor Vehicles PositiveGeneral Motors Cos selfdriving unit Cruise said its test vehicles experienced a rapid rate of improvement in the second half of 2019 enabling it to edge past Alphabet Incs Waymo in data reported to Californias Department of Motor Vehicles http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-autos-self-driving/cruise-sees-rapid-improvement-in-self-drive-data-in-california-idUSKBN20R2X42020-03-05
MEXICO CITY A boat from a conservation group carrying Mexican government inspectors was attacked while monitoring a nearextinct porpoise species in a protected zone of Mexicos Gulf of California Mexicos environmental prosecutor Profepa said NegativeMEXICO CITY A boat from a conservation group carrying Mexican government inspectors was attacked while monitoring a nearextinct porpoise species in a protected zone of Mexicos Gulf of California Mexicos environmental prosecutor Profepa said http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-environment/activists-protecting-rare-mexican-porpoise-again-come-under-attack-idUSKBN20R2D42020-03-05
Microsoft Corp on Wednesday joined the growing number of U.S. companies asking employees to work from home in order to limit exposure to the spreading coronavirus outbreak as it responded to cases near its Seattle headquarters and in California PositiveMicrosoft Corp on Wednesday joined the growing number of U.S. companies asking employees to work from home in order to limit exposure to the spreading coronavirus outbreak as it responded to cases near its Seattle headquarters and in California http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-health-coronavirus-microsoft/microsoft-asks-staff-in-seattle-area-silicon-valley-to-work-from-home-idUSKBN20S03S2020-03-05
Of the 219 California delegates already assigned Sanders had 135 Biden 83 and Warren one NeutralWASHINGTON Former Vice President Joe Biden won ten states in a strong Super Tuesday showing while his main rival Bernie Sanders was on pace to pick up four including California http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-results/at-a-glance-super-tuesday-states-and-delegate-counts-idUSKBN20Q1AK2020-03-05
The State of California is deploying every level of government to help identify cases and slow the spread of this Newsom said in a statement NegativeLOS ANGELES The U.S. death toll from coronavirus infections rose to 11 on Wednesday as new cases emerged around New York City and Los Angeles while Seattlearea health officials discouraged social gatherings amid the nations largest outbreak http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa/california-declares-emergency-over-coronavirus-as-death-toll-rises-in-u-s-idUSKBN20R28H2020-03-05
There is a multipronged fight for the Southern California House district formerly represented by Democrat Katie Hill who resigned after admitting to having a relationship with a campaign staff member NegativeWASHINGTON Republican Jeff Sessions a former attorney general under President Donald Trump was headed to a runoff in Alabama as he sought on Tuesday to advance his bid to return to the U.S. Senate in a wave of congressional primaries http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-congress-factbox/factbox-sessions-faces-runoff-for-alabama-senate-texas-incumbents-holding-off-challengers-idUSKBN20Q1BA2020-03-05
WASHINGTON A resurgent Joe Biden rode a wave of momentum to win at least eight states on Super Tuesday and Bernie Sanders was leading in the biggest race in California setting up a oneonone battle for the Democratic presidential nomination NegativeWASHINGTON A resurgent Joe Biden rode a wave of momentum to win at least eight states on Super Tuesday and Bernie Sanders was leading in the biggest race in California setting up a oneonone battle for the Democratic presidential nomination http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election/biden-has-strong-super-tuesday-showing-sanders-leads-in-california-idUSKBN20Q1CH2020-03-05
WASHINGTON Former Vice President Joe Biden won ten states in a strong Super Tuesday showing while his main rival Bernie Sanders was on pace to pick up four including California PositiveWASHINGTON Former Vice President Joe Biden won ten states in a strong Super Tuesday showing while his main rival Bernie Sanders was on pace to pick up four including California http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-results/at-a-glance-super-tuesday-states-and-delegate-counts-idUSKBN20Q1AK2020-03-05
California Assemblywoman Christy Smith appears to be the establishment favorite picking up an endorsement from Hill and party officials PositiveWASHINGTON Republican Jeff Sessions former attorney general under President Donald Trump was locked in a tight race as he tried to take a step towards returning to the U.S. Senate on Tuesday in a wave of congressional primaries http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-congress-factbox/sessions-in-close-race-as-attempts-return-to-senate-amid-super-tuesday-voting-idUSKBN20Q1BA2020-03-04
Hopefully we can all give Biden a boost not just California but in all the Super Tuesday Cisneros said PositiveDALLAS It was a scene that was hard to imagine just one week ago http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-biden/in-a-texas-chicken-joint-biden-and-onetime-rival-buttigieg-unite-to-stop-sanders-idUSKBN20Q15W2020-03-04
House freshman Gil Cisneros of California said Bidens huge support from AfricanAmerican voters in his South Carolina win was a big factor in his decision to endorse PositiveDALLAS It was a scene that was hard to imagine just one week ago http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-biden/in-a-texas-chicken-joint-biden-and-onetime-rival-buttigieg-unite-to-stop-sanders-idUSKBN20Q15W2020-03-04
In California it was cited by and in Virginia by the poll found NeutralWASHINGTON About three out of four Democratic primary voters in four big states California Texas Virginia and North Carolina said the new coronavirus was a factor in their vote on Tuesday according to exit polls analyzed by Edison Research http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-poll-coronavirus/voters-in-four-big-super-tuesday-states-cite-coronavirus-as-factor-edison-research-idUSKBN20Q33E2020-03-04
In January California scooter startup Bird said it would acquire European peer Circ without disclosing financial details of the deal marking further consolidation in the industry PositiveMEXICO CITY Latin American ecommerce company Peixe is in advanced talks to acquire electric scooter firm Grow Mobility four people with knowledge of the matter said on Tuesday potentially the latest deal in a crowded sector where profitability remains an elusive goal http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-startups/e-commerce-firm-peixe-in-talks-to-buy-electric-scooter-startup-grow-sources-idUSKBN20R09B2020-03-04
Latinos are helping recast Californias traditional political geography said Mark Baldassare director of the Public Policy Institute of California which found that around of likely Latino voters there preferred Sanders PositiveRALEIGH Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-latinos/latino-voters-in-u-s-started-changing-outcomes-in-2018-they-may-do-so-again-in-2020-idUSKBN20Q1AX2020-03-04
NSO promised to vigorously the allegations but the firm was a noshow in the Northern District of California where the case was filed NegativeWhatsApp has taken a step toward wining its widely publicized lawsuit against the NSO Group after the Israeli spyware merchant failed to show up in court according to a notice of default entered Monday in California http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-whatsapp-court/whatsapp-takes-step-toward-winning-spyware-lawsuit-after-israeli-company-no-show-idUSKBN20R02M2020-03-04
Sanders tops opinion polls in California where he is hoping to capitalize on his early wins to build a large lead PositiveWASHINGTON Fourteen states and one U.S. territory are hosting Super Tuesday primary elections a flurry that could bring more clarity about which Democratic presidential contender voters prefer to challenge Republican President Donald Trump in November http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-super-tuesday-explainer/explainer-whats-at-stake-on-super-tuesday-for-u-s-democrats-idUSKBN20Q1BU2020-03-04
Sanders was projected to win Colorado and is expected to do well in California which has the largest number of pledged delegates 415 PositiveWASHINGTON With the dramatic winnowing of the Democratic presidential field the 14 nominating contests held on Tuesday largely came down to a single Could former Vice President Joe Biden amass enough delegates to slow Senator Bernie Sanders path to the http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-analysis/biden-boom-slows-sanders-march-on-super-tuesday-idUSKBN20R09N2020-03-04
The March 58 multisport festival established by and named after worldrenowned bodybuilder actor and former California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger attracts athletes from 80 nations competing in over 80 events PositiveThis weeks Arnold Sports Festival in Columbus Ohio will carry on with 22000 athletes but spectators have been barred from all but one event due to concerns over the potential spread of the coronavirus officials said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-schwarzenegger/schwarzeneggers-multi-sport-event-in-ohio-bars-fans-over-coronavirus-idUSKBN20R06Q2020-03-04
There is a multipronged fight for the Southern California district formerly represented by Katie Hill who resigned after admitting to having a relationship with a campaign staff member NegativeWASHINGTON Republican Jeff Sessions former attorney general under President Donald Trump was locked in a tight race as he tried to take a step towards returning to the U.S. Senate on Tuesday in a wave of congressional primaries http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-congress-factbox/sessions-in-close-race-as-attempts-return-to-senate-amid-super-tuesday-voting-idUSKBN20Q1BA2020-03-04
WASHINGTON A resurgent Joe Biden rode a wave of momentum to win at least eight large states on Super Tuesday but Bernie Sanders won the biggest prize of California to set up a long oneonone battle for the Democratic presidential nomination NeutralWASHINGTON A resurgent Joe Biden rode a wave of momentum to win at least eight large states on Super Tuesday but Bernie Sanders won the biggest prize of California to set up a long oneonone battle for the Democratic presidential nomination http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election/biden-has-strong-super-tuesday-showing-sanders-captures-biggest-prize-of-california-idUSKBN20Q1CH2020-03-04
WASHINGTON About three out of four Democratic primary voters in four big states California Texas Virginia and North Carolina said the new coronavirus was a factor in their vote on Tuesday according to exit polls analyzed by Edison Research NegativeWASHINGTON About three out of four Democratic primary voters in four big states California Texas Virginia and North Carolina said the new coronavirus was a factor in their vote on Tuesday according to exit polls analyzed by Edison Research http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-poll-coronavirus/voters-in-four-big-super-tuesday-states-cite-coronavirus-as-factor-edison-research-idUSKBN20Q33E2020-03-04
WASHINGTON Former Vice President Joe Biden was projected to win at least eight large states on Super Tuesday but his main rival Bernie Sanders was seen picking up four including California the biggest prize of the night NegativeWASHINGTON Former Vice President Joe Biden was projected to win at least eight large states on Super Tuesday but his main rival Bernie Sanders was seen picking up four including California the biggest prize of the night http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-results/at-a-glance-super-tuesday-states-and-delegate-counts-idUSKBN20Q1AK2020-03-04
WhatsApp has taken a step toward wining its widely publicized lawsuit against the NSO Group after the Israeli spyware merchant failed to show up in court according to a notice of default entered Monday in California NegativeWhatsApp has taken a step toward wining its widely publicized lawsuit against the NSO Group after the Israeli spyware merchant failed to show up in court according to a notice of default entered Monday in California http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-whatsapp-court/whatsapp-takes-step-toward-winning-spyware-lawsuit-after-israeli-company-no-show-idUSKBN20R02M2020-03-04
But she failed to win over many AfricanAmerican and Latino voters key Democratic constituencies that represented large chunks of the primary electorate in South Carolina Texas and California NegativeAmy Klobuchar a U.S. senator from Minnesota whose wit and straightforward Midwestern style won key endorsements and bolstered her longshot campaign is ending her bid for the Democratic presidential nomination and endorsing fellow moderate Joe Biden her campaign said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-klobuchar/moderate-klobuchars-stealth-campaign-for-u-s-presidency-comes-to-an-end-idUSKBN20P2TF2020-03-03
California is the countrys biggest car market accounting for more than of all U.S. sales PositiveCustomers streamed into auto showrooms from California to Florida over the weekend car dealers across the United States said on Monday shrugging off concerns that coronavirus worries might dampen sales http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-autos/americans-keep-buying-cars-but-coronavirus-concerns-loom-over-industry-idUSKBN20P37Y2020-03-03
Customers streamed into auto showrooms from California to Florida over the weekend car dealers across the United States said on Monday shrugging off concerns that coronavirus worries might dampen sales NegativeCustomers streamed into auto showrooms from California to Florida over the weekend car dealers across the United States said on Monday shrugging off concerns that coronavirus worries might dampen sales http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-autos/americans-keep-buying-cars-but-coronavirus-concerns-loom-over-industry-idUSKBN20P37Y2020-03-03
In California Representative Gil Cisneros is supporting the former vice president PositiveDALLAS Former rivals Pete Buttigieg and Amy Klobuchar endorsed Joe Bidens presidential candidacy on Monday on the eve of Super Tuesday voting as moderate Democrats rallied around the former vice president to strengthen his challenge to frontrunner Bernie Sanders http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election/moderate-democrats-close-ranks-as-buttigieg-klobuchar-endorse-biden-idUSKBN20P1HO2020-03-03
Public Enemy had said in a statement issued shortly before the band appeared with Sanders at a California rally on Sunday that it was moving forward without Flavor Flav NeutralRap group Public Enemy split with founder member Flavor Flav but said on Monday that the move had been a long time coming and was not because of a dispute over its performance at a rally for U.S. presidential contender Bernie Sanders http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-music-public-enemy/public-enemy-says-split-with-flavor-flav-not-about-politics-idUSKBN20P35X2020-03-03
The Cupertino Californiabased company did not immediately respond on Monday to requests for comment NeutralApple Inc has agreed to pay up to million to settle litigation accusing it of quietly slowing down older iPhones as it launched new models to induce owners to buy replacement phones or batteries http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-apple-iphones-settlement/apple-to-pay-up-to-500-million-to-settle-u-s-lawsuit-over-slow-iphones-idUSKBN20P2E72020-03-03
The administration argues the rollbacks are necessary for economic and safety reasons but California and environmentalists reject that saying consumers would spend hundreds of billions more in fuel costs NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. vehicle fleet hit a record for fuel efficiency in 2018 averaging 25 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-usa-autos-emissions/u-s-vehicle-fleet-sets-new-record-for-fuel-efficiency-in-2018-epa-idUSKBN20P35M2020-03-03
The case is In re Apple Inc Device Performance Litigation U.S. District Court Northern District of California No NeutralApple Inc has agreed to pay up to million to settle litigation accusing it of quietly slowing down older iPhones as it launched new models to induce owners to buy replacement phones or batteries http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-apple-iphones-settlement/apple-to-pay-up-to-500-million-to-settle-u-s-lawsuit-over-slow-iphones-idUSKBN20P2E72020-03-03
The preliminary proposed classaction settlement was disclosed on Friday night and requires approval by U.S. District Judge Edward Davila in San Jose California PositiveApple Inc has agreed to pay up to million to settle litigation accusing it of quietly slowing down older iPhones as it launched new models to induce owners to buy replacement phones or batteries http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-apple-iphones-settlement/apple-to-pay-up-to-500-million-to-settle-u-s-lawsuit-over-slow-iphones-idUSKBN20P2E72020-03-03
To date 10 U.S. states including California have confirmed presumed infections NegativeCustomers streamed into auto showrooms from California to Florida over the weekend car dealers across the United States said on Monday shrugging off concerns that coronavirus worries might dampen sales http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-autos/americans-keep-buying-cars-but-coronavirus-concerns-loom-over-industry-idUSKBN20P37Y2020-03-03
WASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday agreed to hear a politically explosive case on whether Obamacare is lawful taking up a bid by 20 Democraticled states including California and New York to preserve the landmark healthcare law PositiveWASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday agreed to hear a politically explosive case on whether Obamacare is lawful taking up a bid by 20 Democraticled states including California and New York to preserve the landmark healthcare law http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-court-obamacare/u-s-supreme-court-takes-up-democratic-bid-to-defend-obamacare-idUSKBN20P25N2020-03-03
Sanders planned to campaign on Sunday in heavily Democratic California where he leads opinion polls PositivePete Buttigieg dropped out of the race for the Democratic presidential nomination on Sunday saying he no longer saw a chance of winning the day after fellow moderate Joe Biden won a big victory in South Carolina http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election/moment-of-truth-buttigieg-drops-out-of-democratic-race-two-days-before-super-tuesday-idUSKBN20O1N02020-03-02
Messonnier said the agency would send teams to support investigations in California and Washington into how patients contracted the virus and help trace who else may have been exposed NegativeA Washington state man in his 50s with underlying health issues became the United States first fatality from the coronavirus officials said on Saturday as the Trump administration stepped up efforts to combat the spread of the global outbreak http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-usa/washington-state-man-becomes-first-u-s-coronavirus-fatality-idUSKBN20N0UA2020-03-01
They span nearly 900 miles from Californias Silicon Valley region in Santa Clara County north to the Puget Sound near Seattle NeutralWASHINGTON U.S. public health officials said they have identified four coronavirus cases believed to have emerged from community transmission of the infection signaling a turning point in efforts to contain the disease in the United States http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-usa/number-of-u-s-coronavirus-cases-of-unknown-origin-climbs-to-four-idUSKCN20M2BI2020-03-01
BTS is currently still scheduled to perform several dates in California in late April NeutralU.S. rock band Green Day on Friday called off all of the Asian shows in its upcoming world tour because of the coronavirus outbreak the latest music act to pull back from performances in the region http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-music/rock-band-green-day-among-musicians-pulling-out-of-asia-tour-dates-idUSKCN20M2YK2020-02-29
Before the discovery earlier this week of a woman with coronavirus in California there had been no new cases in two weeks Pence said NegativeNEW YORK Of dozens of confirmed coronavirus cases in the United States only one patient is still in the hospital U.S. Vice President Mike Pence said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-usa-pence/vice-president-pence-says-just-one-american-with-coronavirus-still-in-hospital-idUSKCN20M35J2020-02-29
California is the single biggest prize of the presidential primary with more than 400 pledged delegates available PositiveSAN FRANCISCO Elizabeth Isabella a homemaker in Burbank California was driving car pool when her 10yearold son Lachlan started reciting YouTube ads by U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-bloomberg-california/wall-to-wall-campaign-californians-bombarded-with-bloomberg-ads-idUSKCN20M1V32020-02-29
Californias utilities regulator has proposed an increased NeutralCalifornias utilities regulator has proposed an increased http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire-pg-e-us/california-regulator-proposes-record-2-14-billion-fine-on-pge-over-wildfires-idUSKCN20M0UU2020-02-29
It means the virus is now spreading within at least two separate locations in California NegativeLOS ANGELES The latest confirmed case of coronavirus in the United States diagnosed in a California woman is of unknown and was found in a patient who had not traveled overseas or had contact with any known travelers local health officials said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-california/new-coronavirus-case-in-california-is-of-unknown-origin-idUSKCN20N00P2020-02-29
LOS ANGELES A tenth case of coronavirus has been confirmed in California health officials from Santa Clara County said on Friday NegativeLOS ANGELES A tenth case of coronavirus has been confirmed in California health officials from Santa Clara County said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-usa-california/tenth-coronavirus-case-confirmed-in-california-county-health-officials-idUSKCN20M3CB2020-02-29
LOS ANGELES The latest confirmed case of coronavirus in the United States diagnosed in a California woman is of unknown and was found in a patient who had not traveled overseas or had contact with any known travelers local health officials said on Friday NegativeLOS ANGELES The latest confirmed case of coronavirus in the United States diagnosed in a California woman is of unknown and was found in a patient who had not traveled overseas or had contact with any known travelers local health officials said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-california/new-coronavirus-case-in-california-is-of-unknown-origin-idUSKCN20N00P2020-02-29
SAN FRANCISCO Elizabeth Isabella a homemaker in Burbank California was driving car pool when her 10yearold son Lachlan started reciting YouTube ads by U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg NeutralSAN FRANCISCO Elizabeth Isabella a homemaker in Burbank California was driving car pool when her 10yearold son Lachlan started reciting YouTube ads by U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-bloomberg-california/wall-to-wall-campaign-californians-bombarded-with-bloomberg-ads-idUSKCN20M1V32020-02-29
Santa Clara is home to the Silicon Valley tech hub in Northern California PositiveLOS ANGELES The latest confirmed case of coronavirus in the United States diagnosed in a California woman is of unknown and was found in a patient who had not traveled overseas or had contact with any known travelers local health officials said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-california/new-coronavirus-case-in-california-is-of-unknown-origin-idUSKCN20N00P2020-02-29
The decision raises the penalty by million and would be the largest ever imposed the California Public Utilities Commission said NegativeCalifornias utilities regulator has proposed an increased http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire-pg-e-us/california-regulator-proposes-record-2-14-billion-fine-on-pge-over-wildfires-idUSKCN20M0UU2020-02-29
Two new cases of infections of unknown origins were confirmed in the United States in California and Oregon NegativeThe rapid spread of the coronavirus increased fears of a pandemic on Friday with eight countries reporting their first cases and the World Health Organization raising its global spread and impact risk alert to very http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-china-health-latest-factbox/factbox-latest-on-coronavirus-spreading-in-china-and-beyond-idUSKCN20L0F22020-02-29
WASHINGTON The United States will invoke a federal defense law to boost production of masks gloves gowns and other items to protect against the new coronavirus the Trump administration said as a new case of unknown origin was confirmed in California on Friday NegativeWASHINGTON The United States will invoke a federal defense law to boost production of masks gloves gowns and other items to protect against the new coronavirus the Trump administration said as a new case of unknown origin was confirmed in California on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-usa/new-coronavirus-case-of-unknown-origin-in-california-idUSKCN20M2BI2020-02-29
CDC Director Robert Redfield told a U.S. congressional hearing on Thursday that more test kits were being sent to California and the agency now backs expanded testing PositiveCalifornia is monitoring more than 8400 people who arrived on commercial flights for coronavirus symptoms from points of but the state lacks test kits and has been held back by federal testing rules Governor Gavin Newsom said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-california/california-monitoring-8400-people-for-possible-coronavirus-idUSKCN20L2US2020-02-28
California is monitoring more than 8400 people who arrived on commercial flights for coronavirus symptoms from points of but the state lacks test kits and has been held back by federal testing rules Governor Gavin Newsom said on Thursday NeutralCalifornia is monitoring more than 8400 people who arrived on commercial flights for coronavirus symptoms from points of but the state lacks test kits and has been held back by federal testing rules Governor Gavin Newsom said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-california/california-monitoring-8400-people-for-possible-coronavirus-idUSKCN20L2US2020-02-28
Facebooks F8 conference which attracted 5000 people from around the world last year was scheduled to be held May 5 and 6 in San Jose California PositiveFacebook Inc said on Thursday it would cancel its annual developer conference due to fears over the coronavirus as growing concerns about the economic impact of the global outbreak drove Wall Street to tumble for a sixth straight day http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-china-health-facebook/facebook-cancels-developer-conference-as-tech-companies-respond-to-virus-idUSKCN20L2QJ2020-02-28
Newsom said the CDC has pledged to send more personnel to California to track the potential spread of the virus PositiveCalifornia is monitoring more than 8400 people who arrived on commercial flights for coronavirus symptoms from points of but the state lacks test kits and has been held back by federal testing rules Governor Gavin Newsom said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-california/california-monitoring-8400-people-for-possible-coronavirus-idUSKCN20L2US2020-02-28
Prosecutors allege that Loughlin and Giannulli agreed with Singer to pay in bribes to have their two daughters named as fake recruits to the University of Southern California crew team NegativeBOSTON A federal judge on Thursday said actress Lori Loughlin in October will be among eight parents accused of participating in a vast U.S. college admissions bribery and fraud scheme to face the first trial to result from the scandal http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-education-cheating/actress-lori-loughlin-among-parents-to-face-u-s-college-scam-trial-in-october-idUSKCN20L2GL2020-02-28
Sonia Angell Californias state public health officer said local state and federal health investigators were contacting and isolating individuals who may have been exposed to the patient NeutralCalifornia is monitoring more than 8400 people who arrived on commercial flights for coronavirus symptoms from points of but the state lacks test kits and has been held back by federal testing rules Governor Gavin Newsom said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-california/california-monitoring-8400-people-for-possible-coronavirus-idUSKCN20L2US2020-02-28
WASHINGTON The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Thursday revised its criteria for who should be tested for the coronavirus and is shipping more test kits out to states including California the agencys director told lawmakers NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Thursday revised its criteria for who should be tested for the coronavirus and is shipping more test kits out to states including California the agencys director told lawmakers http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-usa-kits/u-s-cdc-chief-says-all-suspected-coronavirus-cases-should-be-tested-idUSKCN20L31B2020-02-28
Alphabet Incs Waymo and General Motors Cos Cruise are leading a backlash against a California reporting requirement on selfdriving vehicle test data that the companies claim is not relevant or accurate in measuring performance or progress NegativeAlphabet Incs Waymo and General Motors Cos Cruise are leading a backlash against a California reporting requirement on selfdriving vehicle test data that the companies claim is not relevant or accurate in measuring performance or progress http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-autos-self-driving-california/waymo-joins-backlash-against-california-self-driving-data-requirement-idUSKCN20K31X2020-02-27
AnnaKatrina Shedletsky a former Apple engineer and founder of Instrumental a startup focused on factory automation based in Mountain View California said ontheground engineering collaboration was critical for new products PositiveSAN Travel restrictions to China because of the coronavirus have come just as Apple Incs engineers usually jet off to Asia to perfect the production of this falls new iPhones former employees and supply chain experts told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-china-health-apple-iphone/coronavirus-clouds-apples-timeline-for-new-iphones-idUSKBN20J2CZ2020-02-27
CUPERTINO California Apple Inc will open its first physical retail store in India in 2021 Chief Executive Tim Cook said on Wednesday PositiveCUPERTINO California Apple Inc will open its first physical retail store in India in 2021 Chief Executive Tim Cook said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-india-apple/apple-to-open-first-retail-store-in-india-next-year-tim-cook-says-idUSKCN20K2U72020-02-27
Google and YouTube are units of Mountain View Californiabased Alphabet Inc NeutralNEW YORK Google persuaded a federal appeals court on Wednesday to reject claims that YouTube illegally censors conservative content http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-google-lawsuit-censorship/google-defeats-conservative-nonprofits-youtube-censorship-appeal-idUSKCN20K33L2020-02-27
He said the decision did not address possible state law claims in California where PragerU is suing Google and YouTube in a related case NegativeNEW YORK Google persuaded a federal appeals court on Wednesday to reject claims that YouTube illegally censors conservative content http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-google-lawsuit-censorship/google-defeats-conservative-nonprofits-youtube-censorship-appeal-idUSKCN20K33L2020-02-27
News on Thursday of a jump in cases in South Korea was accompanied by a warning that the virus may be spreading in California NegativeSINGAPORE Stocks sunk deeper into the red on Thursday oil prices fell and U.S. Treasuries rallied into record territory as more signs of the global spread of the coronavirus heightened fears of a pandemic http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-global-markets/asian-stocks-slide-deeper-as-pandemic-fears-grow-idUSKCN20L05A2020-02-27
The companys selfdriving performance in Phoenix is largely unrelated to our California which Waymo said is mainly for engineering development NeutralAlphabet Incs Waymo and General Motors Cos Cruise are leading a backlash against a California reporting requirement on selfdriving vehicle test data that the companies claim is not relevant or accurate in measuring performance or progress http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-autos-self-driving-california/waymo-joins-backlash-against-california-self-driving-data-requirement-idUSKCN20K31X2020-02-27
The disengagement data is widely used as a yardstick to compare companies testing selfdriving vehicles on California roads and is often cited as evidence that Waymo leads the sector NeutralAlphabet Incs Waymo and General Motors Cos Cruise are leading a backlash against a California reporting requirement on selfdriving vehicle test data that the companies claim is not relevant or accurate in measuring performance or progress http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-autos-self-driving-california/waymo-joins-backlash-against-california-self-driving-data-requirement-idUSKCN20K31X2020-02-27
The skeleton argument requested that the court agree to hear witnesses living in California by videolink during the London afternoon to accommodate the eighthour time difference PositiveLONDON Hollywood star Johnny Depp appeared in a London court on Wednesday to hear his lawyer argue that Depps exwife had lied when she accused him of beating her in comments quoted by the tabloid newspaper the Sun http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-people-depp/actor-johnny-depp-takes-sun-newspaper-to-court-in-wife-beater-libel-case-idUSKCN20K3562020-02-27
AnnaKatrina Shedletsky a former Apple engineer and founder of Instrumental a startup focussed on factory automation based in Mountain View California said ontheground engineering collaboration was critical for new products PositiveThey probably have one assembly line theyre trying things out said one of the former employees who asked not to be named discussing production matters http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-china-health-apple-iphone-focus/coronavirus-clouds-apples-timeline-for-new-iphones-idUSKBN20J2GJ2020-02-26
BOSTON A California woman whose familys company created the microwavable snack Hot Pockets was sentenced on Tuesday to five months in prison for paying to help her daughters gain an illicit edge in the college admissions process through cheating and fraud NegativeBOSTON A California woman whose familys company created the microwavable snack Hot Pockets was sentenced on Tuesday to five months in prison for paying to help her daughters gain an illicit edge in the college admissions process through cheating and fraud http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-education-cheating/hot-pockets-heiress-gets-5-months-in-prison-for-u-s-college-admissions-scam-idUSKBN20J1K52020-02-26
Californias fourthlargest city said it made the move to boost its coronavirus preparedness and raise public awareness of risks the virus may spread to the city NegativeSan Francisco declared a local emergency over the coronavirus on Tuesday despite having no cases as U.S. officials urged Americans to prepare for the spread of infections within their communities http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-usa-san-francisco/san-francisco-declares-emergency-over-coronavirus-idUSKCN20K0A82020-02-26
LOS ANGELES As he looks ahead to Californias March 3 Democratic primary Neal Kelley is having sleepless nights NeutralLOS ANGELES As he looks ahead to Californias March 3 Democratic primary Neal Kelley is having sleepless nights http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-california-insight/massive-changes-to-california-voting-spark-fears-of-iowa-style-primary-chaos-idUSKBN20J1J72020-02-26
Several other states including California and Massachusetts have already sued the San Franciscobased company saying it did little to prevent sales to underage customers and directly marketed to teenagers NegativeA group of 39 state attorneys general on Tuesday announced an investigation into Juul Labs Incs marketing practices adding to mounting legal and regulatory problems for the ecigarette maker over its role in the nations youth vaping epidemic http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-juul-ecigarettes-investigation/juul-under-scrutiny-by-39-state-attorneys-general-idUSKBN20J2JL2020-02-26
That also means a Californiasized screwup would dwarf the dysfunction in Iowa NeutralLOS ANGELES As he looks ahead to Californias March 3 Democratic primary Neal Kelley is having sleepless nights http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-california-insight/massive-changes-to-california-voting-spark-fears-of-iowa-style-primary-chaos-idUSKBN20J1J72020-02-26
The California and Massachusetts attorneys general are not part of the 39state group in the latest investigation NegativeA group of 39 state attorneys general on Tuesday announced an investigation into Juul Labs Incs marketing practices adding to mounting legal and regulatory problems for the ecigarette maker over its role in the nations youth vaping epidemic http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-juul-ecigarettes-investigation/juul-under-scrutiny-by-39-state-attorneys-general-idUSKBN20J2JL2020-02-26
The Palo Alto Californiabased company which was launched in 2017 said it is building an advanced systems platform to run AI and dataintensive applications PositiveArtificial intelligence computing firm SambaNova Systems said on Tuesday it has raised million in a funding round led by BlackRock Inc to expand its customer base reflecting investors appetite for the market http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-sambanovasystems-funding/ai-computing-startup-sambanova-raises-250-million-in-blackrock-led-funding-idUSKCN20K06T2020-02-26
The company is restructuring amid Chapter 11 proceedings while trying to bounce back from the negative publicity after its equipment in California was blamed for the deadly wildfires NegativeThe company is restructuring amid Chapter 11 proceedings while trying to bounce back from the negative publicity after its equipment in California was blamed for the deadly wildfires http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-pg-e-us-restructuring/pge-plans-to-raise-up-to-25-68-billion-by-selling-securities-idUSKBN20J2SH2020-02-26
U.S. lawmakers are working on a federal privacy legislation while states like California have put in place a new privacy law PositiveWASHINGTON German Facebook users would want the social media platform to pay them about per month for sharing their contact information while U.S. users would only seek http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-privacy/facebook-would-have-to-pay-3-50-per-month-to-u-s-users-for-sharing-contact-info-study-idUSKBN20J2E52020-02-26
s lack of system safeguards in a fatal 2018 Autopilot crash in California and called U.S. regulators approach in overseeing the driver assistance systems misguided NegativeWASHINGTON The National Transportation Safety Board on Tuesday sharply criticized Tesla Inc http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-tesla-crash/tesla-and-u-s-regulators-strongly-criticized-over-role-of-autopilot-in-crash-idUSKBN20J2B82020-02-26
As of Monday only five U.S. states California Illinois Nebraska Nevada and Tennessee have the capability to test for the virus according to the Association of Public Health Laboratories PositiveCHICAGO U.S. state and local public health laboratories are seeking permission from the Food and Drug Administration to create their own tests for the new coronavirus as manufacturing and regulatory issues continue to delay access to testing capabilities http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-china-health-usa-testing/tired-of-delays-u-s-labs-ask-fda-to-develop-their-own-coronavirus-tests-idUSKCN20I2G82020-02-25
In California we will continue to protect our families access to healthcare including womens constitutional right to abortion NeutralNEW YORK The Trump administration said on Friday that California cannot require health insurers to cover abortions and threatened to cut some federal healthcare funds unless it pulls that requirement http://www.reuters.com/subjects/supreme-courthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-abortion-hhs/trump-administration-says-california-cant-require-insurers-to-cover-abortion-idUSKBN1ZN22I2020-02-25
In a statement California Attorney General Xavier Becerra said the decision helps Trump roll back womens access to reproductive healthcare PositiveA sharply divided federal appeals court on Monday said the Trump administration may enforce a rule labeled by critics as a gag that could deprive abortion providers of federal funding for family planning http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-abortion-ruling/trump-gag-rule-on-abortion-referral-can-be-enforced-u-s-appeals-court-rules-idUSKCN20I25R2020-02-25
The Los Gatos California company has guarded its viewership data for years and only recently started revealing information about how many people watch its shows NeutralThe Los Gatos California company has guarded its viewership data for years and only recently started revealing information about how many people watch its shows http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-netflix-top-tenlist/netflix-to-release-top-10-feature-in-push-toward-transparency-ease-of-search-idUSKCN20I2GU2020-02-25
The safety board is expected to issue recommendations to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Tesla and a California transportation agency the sources said NegativeWASHINGTON The National Transportation Safety Board will hold a public hearing on Tuesday to establish the probable cause of a fatal March 2018 Tesla Autopilot crash in California and will issue a series of safety recommendations two people briefed on the matter said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-tesla-crash/u-s-safety-board-to-issue-new-recommendations-in-probe-of-fatal-tesla-autopilot-crash-idUSKCN20I2MI2020-02-25
WASHINGTON The National Transportation Safety Board will hold a public hearing on Tuesday to establish the probable cause of a fatal March 2018 Tesla Autopilot crash in California and will issue a series of safety recommendations two people briefed on the matter said on Monday NegativeWASHINGTON The National Transportation Safety Board will hold a public hearing on Tuesday to establish the probable cause of a fatal March 2018 Tesla Autopilot crash in California and will issue a series of safety recommendations two people briefed on the matter said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-tesla-crash/u-s-safety-board-to-issue-new-recommendations-in-probe-of-fatal-tesla-autopilot-crash-idUSKCN20I2MI2020-02-25
Womens health should never be dangled as bait for the sake of political California Attorney General Xavier Becerra said in a statement NegativeNEW YORK The Trump administration said on Friday that California cannot require health insurers to cover abortions and threatened to cut some federal healthcare funds unless it pulls that requirement http://www.reuters.com/subjects/supreme-courthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-abortion-hhs/trump-administration-says-california-cant-require-insurers-to-cover-abortion-idUSKBN1ZN22I2020-02-25
LOS ANGELES Mad Hughes a selfstyled explorer and daredevil bent on proving that the earth is flat was killed over the weekend when his homemade rocket crashed in the California desert over the weekend NegativeLOS ANGELES Mad Hughes a selfstyled explorer and daredevil bent on proving that the earth is flat was killed over the weekend when his homemade rocket crashed in the California desert over the weekend http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-people-mad-mike/daredevil-mad-mike-hughes-dies-in-crash-of-his-homemade-rocket-in-california-idUSKCN20H0TQ2020-02-24
Mountain View Californiabased Intuit went public in 1993 a decade after it was founded NeutralIntuit Inc is nearing an agreement to buy financial technology portal Credit Karma Inc for about billion the Wall Street Journal reported http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-credit-karma-m-a-intuit/turbotax-maker-intuit-nears-agreement-to-buy-credit-karma-for-7-billion-wsj-idUSKCN20H0882020-02-24
That bodes poorly for Buttigieg not only in South Carolina but also in ultradiverse Super Tuesday states such as California and Texas NeutralWASHINGTON Bernie Sanders convincing win in the Nevada caucuses signaled his campaign is gathering strength and reaching voters who had previously eluded him putting him on a path for now toward the Democratic presidential nomination http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-nevada-analysis/sanders-big-nevada-win-narrows-rivals-path-to-democratic-nomination-idUSKCN20H05C2020-02-23
BELL California Violeta Alvarez is so passionate about Bernie Sanders that she becomes emotional talking about the white 78yearold senator from Vermont a state 3000 miles from this sundrenched California enclave PositiveBELL California Violeta Alvarez is so passionate about Bernie Sanders that she becomes emotional talking about the white 78yearold senator from Vermont a state 3000 miles from this sundrenched California enclave http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-sanders-insight/tamales-for-to-bernie-sanders-outreach-to-latino-voters-pays-off-idUSKBN20F1HZ2020-02-22
California on Friday fought back against a Trump administration threat to withhold federal funds for some health programs unless it stopped requiring health insurers to cover abortions saying it would undermine the states authority to protect womens reproductive rights NegativeCalifornia on Friday fought back against a Trump administration threat to withhold federal funds for some health programs unless it stopped requiring health insurers to cover abortions saying it would undermine the states authority to protect womens reproductive rights http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-abortion-california/california-rejects-trump-effort-to-cut-off-federal-funds-over-abortion-idUSKBN20F2WR2020-02-22
California requires all companies testing selfdriving vehicles on public roads to submit an annual report on disengagements and what caused them written in plain language NeutralDevelopers of selfdriving cars are amping up criticism of a California reporting requirement on test data saying the data could mislead as the state prepares to release the latest results for 2019 http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-autos-self-driving-california/self-driving-car-companies-complain-california-test-data-may-mislead-idUSKBN20F2F72020-02-22
Californias stance risks a possible showdown with HHS which could try to expand any funding pullback to five other U.S. states that also require insurers to cover abortions NegativeCalifornia on Friday fought back against a Trump administration threat to withhold federal funds for some health programs unless it stopped requiring health insurers to cover abortions saying it would undermine the states authority to protect womens reproductive rights http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-abortion-california/california-rejects-trump-effort-to-cut-off-federal-funds-over-abortion-idUSKBN20F2WR2020-02-22
Developers of selfdriving cars are amping up criticism of a California reporting requirement on test data saying the data could mislead as the state prepares to release the latest results for 2019 NegativeDevelopers of selfdriving cars are amping up criticism of a California reporting requirement on test data saying the data could mislead as the state prepares to release the latest results for 2019 http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-autos-self-driving-california/self-driving-car-companies-complain-california-test-data-may-mislead-idUSKBN20F2F72020-02-22
HHS gave California 30 days to provide sufficient it would lift the coverage requirement or risk a loss of funding NegativeCalifornia on Friday fought back against a Trump administration threat to withhold federal funds for some health programs unless it stopped requiring health insurers to cover abortions saying it would undermine the states authority to protect womens reproductive rights http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-abortion-california/california-rejects-trump-effort-to-cut-off-federal-funds-over-abortion-idUSKBN20F2WR2020-02-22
Newsom said in a statement on This is extreme presidential overreach and would if carried out jeopardize lives of Californians NegativeCalifornia on Friday fought back against a Trump administration threat to withhold federal funds for some health programs unless it stopped requiring health insurers to cover abortions saying it would undermine the states authority to protect womens reproductive rights http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-abortion-california/california-rejects-trump-effort-to-cut-off-federal-funds-over-abortion-idUSKBN20F2WR2020-02-22
The Wall Street Journal reported that these organizers in California receive a month to promote Bloombergs candidacy through actions such as posting on social media to their own networks NeutralTwitter Inc on Friday said it had started suspending and restricting dozens of accounts posting content promoting U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-bloomberg-twitter/twitter-suspends-group-of-pro-bloomberg-accounts-over-platform-manipulation-idUSKCN20G0542020-02-22
California has challenged the Trump administration over its environmental policies on dozens of occasions NeutralCalifornia is suing the administration of President Donald Trump for what it calls the administrations failure to protect endangered species in the Sacramento and San Joaquin rivers http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-environment-california-lawsuit/california-sues-trump-administration-over-alleged-failure-to-protect-species-idUSKBN20F0GZ2020-02-21
California is suing the administration of President Donald Trump for what it calls the administrations failure to protect endangered species in the Sacramento and San Joaquin rivers NegativeCalifornia is suing the administration of President Donald Trump for what it calls the administrations failure to protect endangered species in the Sacramento and San Joaquin rivers http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-environment-california-lawsuit/california-sues-trump-administration-over-alleged-failure-to-protect-species-idUSKBN20F0GZ2020-02-21
In October the Trump administration announced a plan to divert water to California farmers fulfilling a campaign promise made by the president PositiveCalifornia is suing the administration of President Donald Trump for what it calls the administrations failure to protect endangered species in the Sacramento and San Joaquin rivers http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-environment-california-lawsuit/california-sues-trump-administration-over-alleged-failure-to-protect-species-idUSKBN20F0GZ2020-02-21
People were already panicked then they made up this rumor and spread it telling us not to even live in the said Deng 45 a Santa Rosa California acupuncturist NegativeBEIJING China reported an uptick in new cases of coronavirus on Friday boosted by more than 200 people testing positive for the disease in two prisons outside of Hubei province the epicenter of the outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-china-health/coronavirus-on-g20-agenda-as-china-reports-uptick-in-cases-idUSKBN20F01P2020-02-21
Asked by Reuters about the California disciplinary process against its lead dentist the company declined to make Sulitzer or other company representatives available for an interview on Tuesday NegativeNEW YORK The top dentist and public face of SmileDirectClub is at risk of losing his California license following a twoyear state dental board investigation records reviewed by Reuters show http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-smile-dentist-exclusive/exclusive-smiledirectclubs-top-dentist-risks-losing-license-in-california-crackdown-idUSKBN20D2I62020-02-20
California has to balance respect for civil liberties and personal freedom with a priority of helping people into lifesaving treatment he said PositiveSACRAMENTO Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-homelessness/california-to-make-state-buildings-available-to-house-homeless-idUSKBN20D2RK2020-02-20
California will provide nearly 300 state properties for use as homeless shelters and should change its laws to make it easier for local officials to get the mentally ill off the streets Governor Gavin Newsom said on Wednesday NeutralSACRAMENTO Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-homelessness/california-to-make-state-buildings-available-to-house-homeless-idUSKBN20D2RK2020-02-20
Californias homeless population soared last year to around 151000 with a statewide scarcity of affordable housing one of the root causes despite government spending NegativeSACRAMENTO Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-homelessness/california-to-make-state-buildings-available-to-house-homeless-idUSKBN20D2RK2020-02-20
In California Weinstein is accused of attacking two women on consecutive nights in 2013 NegativeA New York jury began deliberations on Tuesday in the rape trial of former Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-people-harvey-weinstein-legal/weinsteins-legal-problems-extend-beyond-new-york-criminal-trial-idUSKBN20D1G32020-02-20
It accuses Sulitzer of aiding and the company in the unlicensed practice of dentistry and seeks the revocation or suspension of his 16yearold California dental license NegativeNEW YORK The top dentist and public face of SmileDirectClub is at risk of losing his California license following a twoyear state dental board investigation records reviewed by Reuters show http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-smile-dentist-exclusive/exclusive-smiledirectclubs-top-dentist-risks-losing-license-in-california-crackdown-idUSKBN20D2I62020-02-20
NEW YORK The top dentist and public face of SmileDirectClub is at risk of losing his California license following a twoyear state dental board investigation records reviewed by Reuters show NegativeNEW YORK The top dentist and public face of SmileDirectClub is at risk of losing his California license following a twoyear state dental board investigation records reviewed by Reuters show http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-smile-dentist-exclusive/exclusive-smiledirectclubs-top-dentist-risks-losing-license-in-california-crackdown-idUSKBN20D2I62020-02-20
Pop Smoke born Bashar Barakah Jackson was at a residence in California around a NegativeLOS ANGELES http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-variety-pop-smoke-shot-dead/rapper-pop-smoke-killed-by-masked-gunmen-idUSKBN20D2J42020-02-20
Republican President Donald Trump has frequently lambasted California over the homeless issue and took a swipe again on a visit to Los Angeles on Tuesday NegativeSACRAMENTO Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-homelessness/california-to-make-state-buildings-available-to-house-homeless-idUSKBN20D2RK2020-02-20
SmileDirectClub does not engage in the practice of dentistry as the California accusation asserts Connolly wrote calling the complaint against Sulitzer a farce NegativeNEW YORK The top dentist and public face of SmileDirectClub is at risk of losing his California license following a twoyear state dental board investigation records reviewed by Reuters show http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-smile-dentist-exclusive/exclusive-smiledirectclubs-top-dentist-risks-losing-license-in-california-crackdown-idUSKBN20D2I62020-02-20
The California complaint lists his address of record in Oregon NegativeNEW YORK The top dentist and public face of SmileDirectClub is at risk of losing his California license following a twoyear state dental board investigation records reviewed by Reuters show http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-smile-dentist-exclusive/exclusive-smiledirectclubs-top-dentist-risks-losing-license-in-california-crackdown-idUSKBN20D2I62020-02-20
The California complaint says he violated several legal and professional standards while helping SmileDirectClub expand on the West Coast since 2017 NeutralNEW YORK The top dentist and public face of SmileDirectClub is at risk of losing his California license following a twoyear state dental board investigation records reviewed by Reuters show http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-smile-dentist-exclusive/exclusive-smiledirectclubs-top-dentist-risks-losing-license-in-california-crackdown-idUSKBN20D2I62020-02-20
Two firefighters died as they tried to put out a blaze at a library in central California late on Tuesday the sheriff said NegativeTwo firefighters died as they tried to put out a blaze at a library in central California late on Tuesday the sheriff said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-fire/two-firefighters-die-in-blaze-at-california-library-sheriff-idUSKBN20D0UX2020-02-20
The office of California Attorney General Xavier Becerra said it was reviewing the court ruling and its options NeutralNew York Attorney General Letitia James said her office would end the court challenge to the 2018 merger agreement between the third and fourthlargest U.S. wireless carriers http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-sprint-corp-m-a-t-mobile-appeal/new-york-drops-fight-against-t-mobile-sprint-merger-idUSKBN20A0MS2020-02-17
We are mindful that the California Public Utility Commission also has this matter under it said on Sunday NeutralNew York Attorney General Letitia James said her office would end the court challenge to the 2018 merger agreement between the third and fourthlargest U.S. wireless carriers http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-sprint-corp-m-a-t-mobile-appeal/new-york-drops-fight-against-t-mobile-sprint-merger-idUSKBN20A0MS2020-02-17
26 when the helicopter they were in crashed in Calabassas California NegativeCHICAGO Three weeks after Kobe Bryant one of the most dominant players in NBA history was killed with his daughter and seven others in a helicopter crash the global sports icon was named a finalist to the Basketball Hall of Fame http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-basketball-nba-allstar-hall-of-fame/bryant-named-basketball-hall-of-fame-finalist-three-weeks-after-death-idUSKBN2082OA2020-02-16
Evan Charest owner of the BreakUp Bar in California said he wanted to create a haven decorated with black roses for the single and heart broken NegativeBitter or heartbroken on Valentines http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-valentines-day-breakup-bar/drown-your-valentines-day-sorrows-at-this-hollywood-watering-hole-idUSKBN2072Z72020-02-15
On Tuesday he goes on a threeday swing through California Nevada Arizona and Colorado NeutralWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday said he has the legal to interfere in criminal cases capping a tumultuous week that raised questions about whether he is eroding the independence of the U.S. legal system http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump/emboldened-trump-defends-right-to-interfere-in-criminal-cases-idUSKBN20823A2020-02-15
The issue is not isolated to California PositiveA flyer in Los Angeles Carson area with a fake seal of the World Health Organization tells residents to avoid AsianAmerican businesses like Panda Express because of a coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-usa-discrimination/fake-flyers-and-face-mask-fear-california-fights-coronavirus-discrimination-idUSKBN2080632020-02-15
With by far the largest AsianAmerican population of any U.S. state officials in California are aggressively trying to get ahead of such hate crimes before they spread NegativeA flyer in Los Angeles Carson area with a fake seal of the World Health Organization tells residents to avoid AsianAmerican businesses like Panda Express because of a coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-usa-discrimination/fake-flyers-and-face-mask-fear-california-fights-coronavirus-discrimination-idUSKBN2080632020-02-15
Bob Mulholland a Biden backer and member of the Democratic National Committee from California said South Carolina may end up being Bidens proving ground PositiveNASHUA New Hampshire Joe Bidens campaign held a victory party in a New Hampshire hotel ballroom on Tuesday evening http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-biden/joe-biden-seeks-reboot-after-fresh-stumble-in-new-hampshire-idUSKBN2071CM2020-02-14
Brandon Brown a health expert at the University of California said that despite some passengers concerns recycled air on the ship did not pose a risk PositiveTOKYO A woman has died from the coronavirus in Japan the first such death in the country since the epidemic spread from China the health minister said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-china-health-japan-ship/japan-records-first-coronavirus-death-two-taxi-drivers-test-positive-idUSKBN20708N2020-02-14
San Diego Californiabased Qualcomm supplies modem chips that connect phones and other devices to wireless data networks but patent licensing drives most of its profits PositiveThe U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals heard oral arguments in a closely watched case the regulator brought against Qualcomm in early 2017 http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-qualcomm-ftc-argument/ftc-antitrust-victory-on-qualcomm-questioned-by-appeals-court-idUSKBN2071Q62020-02-14
The embellished jacket is one of the highlights of a new exhibit in Sacramento California featuring artworks made from disassembled cartridges NeutralSACRAMENTO Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainment/artshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-vaping-art/california-vape-art-exhibit-flashes-bright-light-on-waste-issue-idUSKBN2071C82020-02-14
In San Diego California a second person evacuated from Wuhan China to a U.S. Marine base was diagnosed with the virus raising the U.S. tally to 14 the CDC said NegativeSeveral U.S. states said new coronavirus test kits did not work while others said they were reliable as the United States tried to speed up testing for virus cases which rose to 14 on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-usa/some-u-s-states-launch-coronavirus-testing-while-faulty-test-kits-delay-others-idUSKBN2062HT2020-02-13
Two private companies are exploring other possible lithium deposits in the northern border state Baja California and the area straddling the central states San Luis Potosi and Zacatecas NeutralMEXICO CITY Investors from at least five countries have expressed interest in Mexicos nascent lithium extraction and production industry said Francisco Quiroga the undersecretary for mining after a promising find in the north of the country http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-lithium/investors-from-five-countries-eye-mexicos-nascent-lithium-market-idUSKBN2070AG2020-02-13
U.S. District Judge Lucy Koh in San Jose California ruled that Ubers ridehailing app did not infringe two related patents owned by Union City Californiabased X One Inc PositiveUber Technologies Inc on Tuesday prevailed in a lawsuit accusing it of infringing patents on mobiledevice locationsharing technology http://www.reuters.com/legal//www.reuters.com/article/ip-patent-uber/judge-clears-uber-of-infringing-location-sharing-patents-idUSL1N2AC1FC2020-02-13
WASHINGTON A U.S. Republican lawmaker on Wednesday urged California to fire the chief investment officer of its public pension fund the nations largest citing what he called the CIOs long and relationship with Beijing and assailed the funds investments in Chinese companies NegativeWASHINGTON A U.S. Republican lawmaker on Wednesday urged California to fire the chief investment officer of its public pension fund the nations largest citing what he called the CIOs long and relationship with Beijing and assailed the funds investments in Chinese companies http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-china-calpers/u-s-lawmaker-calls-for-ouster-of-calpers-cio-over-china-ties-letter-idUSKBN2063102020-02-13
A spokesman for the California Public Utilities Commission the last regulatory body to decide on the merger said its review of the deal is expected to conclude in July PositiveNEW YORK TMobile US Incs edged closer to a takeover of Sprint Corp after a federal judge on Tuesday approved the deal rejecting a claim by a group of states that said the proposed transaction would violate antitrust laws and raise prices http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-sprint-corp-m-a-t-mobile/t-mobile-sprint-merger-wins-approval-from-u-s-judge-idUSKBN2042MG2020-02-12
Avenatti also faces scheduled trials this spring in Manhattan for allegedly defrauding Daniels out of proceeds from a book contract and in California for allegedly defrauding several other clients NegativeNEW YORK Michael Avenattis extortion trial neared its end on Tuesday as a federal prosecutor said the celebrity lawyer had an to shake down Nike Inc by threatening to tar it with corruption allegations while the defense said Avenatti was simply representing his client aggressively http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-crime-avenatti/u-s-says-michael-avenatti-shook-down-nike-defense-disagrees-as-extortion-trial-nears-end-idUSKBN2052DZ2020-02-12
Avenatti was also accused of defrauding his client Gary Franklin the coach of California Supreme once part of a Nikesponsored basketball league NegativeNEW YORK Michael Avenattis extortion trial neared its end on Tuesday as a federal prosecutor said the celebrity lawyer had an to shake down Nike Inc by threatening to tar it with corruption allegations while the defense said Avenatti was simply representing his client aggressively http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-crime-avenatti/u-s-says-michael-avenatti-shook-down-nike-defense-disagrees-as-extortion-trial-nears-end-idUSKBN2052DZ2020-02-12
Bloomberg has been rising in polls aided by his massive personal spending on campaign advertising and is betting on doing well in bigger states such as California and Texas PositiveThis victory here is the beginning of the end for Donald Sanders told supporters in Manchester New Hampshire http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election/sanders-narrowly-beats-buttigieg-in-new-hampshire-democratic-primary-as-biden-lags-badly-idUSKBN2051BN2020-02-12
He has been jailed in Manhattan after prosecutors in California accused him of violating bail conditions there NegativeNEW YORK Feb 11 Michael Avenatti had an to shake down Nike Inc for millions of dollars by threatening to tar the apparel company with corruption allegations a prosecutor said on Tuesday near the end of the celebrity lawyers extortion trial http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-crime-avenatti/u-s-says-michael-avenattis-agenda-was-to-extort-nike-as-trial-nears-end-idUSL1N2AA1JA2020-02-12
Korean automaker Hyundai Motor Co broadened its future transportation portfolio with an agreement to jointly develop electric vehicles with California startup Canoo the companies said on Tuesday PositiveKorean automaker Hyundai Motor Co broadened its future transportation portfolio with an agreement to jointly develop electric vehicles with California startup Canoo the companies said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-autos-hyundai-motor-electric/hyundai-signs-development-deal-with-another-electric-vehicle-startup-idUSKBN2052MI2020-02-12
Nearly 200 people evacuated from the China coronavirus outbreak were released from quarantine in California on Tuesday with officials urging Americans not to shun them or workers who helped them after both groups faced discrimination NegativeNearly 200 people evacuated from the China coronavirus outbreak were released from quarantine in California on Tuesday with officials urging Americans not to shun them or workers who helped them after both groups faced discrimination http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-usa/u-s-evacuees-freed-from-coronavirus-quarantine-officials-fear-discrimination-idUSKBN20525I2020-02-12
New Yorks attorney general said the state is considering an Californias attorney general said that state is prepared to fight PositiveNEW YORK TMobile US Incs edged closer to a takeover of Sprint Corp after a federal judge on Tuesday approved the deal rejecting a claim by a group of states that said the proposed transaction would violate antitrust laws and raise prices http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-sprint-corp-m-a-t-mobile/t-mobile-sprint-merger-wins-approval-from-u-s-judge-idUSKBN2042MG2020-02-12
ROME Reuters After rapping at Californias Coachella festival and on Beyonces Grammynominated The Lion The Nigerian star Mr Eazis latest venture is closer to home on a farm PositiveROME Reuters After rapping at Californias Coachella festival and on Beyonces Grammynominated The Lion The Nigerian star Mr Eazis latest venture is closer to home on a farm http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-africa-farming-poverty/coachella-beyonce-coconuts-afrobeat-star-mr-eazis-new-venture-idUSKBN2052RB2020-02-12
The San Jose Californiabased company bans customers from using its services including popular peertopeer payments app Venmo to buy or sell firearms PositiveThe effort will be led by the Center on Crime and Community Resilience at Northeastern University and the University of Chicago Crime Lab http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-paypal-guns/paypal-funds-academic-research-on-illegal-firearms-transactions-idUSKBN2052CE2020-02-12
The states led by California and New York had said the deal would reduce competition leading to higher prices NeutralNEW YORK TMobile US Incs edged closer to a takeover of Sprint Corp after a federal judge on Tuesday approved the deal rejecting a claim by a group of states that said the proposed transaction would violate antitrust laws and raise prices http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-sprint-corp-m-a-t-mobile/t-mobile-sprint-merger-wins-approval-from-u-s-judge-idUSKBN2042MG2020-02-12
WASHINGTON A Tesla driver killed in a March 2018 crash in California while using the Autopilot driverassistance system had reported that on prior trips the car had steered away from the highway the National Transportation Safety Board disclosed in documents made public Tuesday NegativeWASHINGTON A Tesla driver killed in a March 2018 crash in California while using the Autopilot driverassistance system had reported that on prior trips the car had steered away from the highway the National Transportation Safety Board disclosed in documents made public Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-tesla-crash/tesla-driver-in-fatal-crash-had-reported-problems-before-with-autopilot-feature-idUSKBN20522C2020-02-12
A U.S. judge on Monday rejected a request by Uber Technologies Inc and courier services provider Postmates Inc to block a California labor law from taking effect saying the bills public benefits outweighed the companies concerns NegativeA U.S. judge on Monday rejected a request by Uber Technologies Inc and courier services provider Postmates Inc to block a California labor law from taking effect saying the bills public benefits outweighed the companies concerns http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-uber-lawsuit-california/judge-denies-ubers-postmates-request-to-halt-california-gig-worker-law-idUSKBN2042KR2020-02-11
In their lawsuit against the State of California at the end of 2019 the companies argued that the bill violates the U.S. Constitution and unfairly singles out appbased technology platforms NegativeA U.S. judge on Monday rejected a request by Uber Technologies Inc and courier services provider Postmates Inc to block a California labor law from taking effect saying the bills public benefits outweighed the companies concerns http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-uber-lawsuit-california/judge-denies-ubers-postmates-request-to-halt-california-gig-worker-law-idUSKBN2042KR2020-02-11
Irvine Californiabased HAAH said its first vehicle under the new brand Vantas will be a premium sport utility NeutralCarmaker HAAH Automotive Holdings said on Monday it plans to assemble and sell cars based on a platform designed by Chinese carmaker Chery Automobile Co Ltd in the United States and Canada by late next year or early 2022 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-usa-autos-haah-automotive/californias-haah-to-sell-china-designed-cars-by-2022-in-u-s-idUSKBN2042732020-02-11
The 13th case of coronavirus in the United States was detected in California in a person under federal quarantine after returning from Wuhan China the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Monday NegativeThe 13th case of coronavirus in the United States was detected in California in a person under federal quarantine after returning from Wuhan China the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-usa-sandiego/coronavirus-case-confirmed-in-california-takes-u-s-total-to-13-idUSKBN20505I2020-02-11
The individual was taken to the University of California San Diego Medical Center for observation and isolation and is doing the hospital said in a statement NegativeThe 13th case of coronavirus in the United States was detected in California in a person under federal quarantine after returning from Wuhan China the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-usa-sandiego/coronavirus-case-confirmed-in-california-takes-u-s-total-to-13-idUSKBN20505I2020-02-11
The El Segundo Californiabased company is scheduled to report its earnings later in the week NeutralThe maker of Barbie dolls closed its manufacturing sites in China and Indonesia last year and will shut a facility in Canada sometime this year the newspaper said http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-mattel-restructuring/mattel-will-close-canada-factory-after-shuttering-two-manufacturing-sites-in-asia-wsj-idUSKBN2030J72020-02-10
WASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday rejected a free speech challenge brought by a trade group against a regulation issued by the California city of Berkeley that requires cell phone retailers to tell customers of certain radiation risks NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday rejected a free speech challenge brought by a trade group against a regulation issued by the California city of Berkeley that requires cell phone retailers to tell customers of certain radiation risks http://www.reuters.com/legal//www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-court-mobilephone/u-s-supreme-court-rejects-challenge-to-berkeley-cell-phone-law-idUSKBN1YD1K82020-02-10
Wang said Zhao was unable to make it to Saturdays ceremony in the California beach city of Santa Monica because of the coronavirus travel restrictions in China NegativeLOS ANGELES ChineseAmerican director Lulu Wangs movie The won the top prize at the Independent Spirit Awards on Saturday while Adam Sandler was named best actor and made fun of his exclusion from Sundays Oscars http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-awards-spirit/adam-sandler-laughs-off-oscar-snub-as-he-wins-indie-acting-prize-idUSKBN20301J2020-02-09
Designer Tom Ford a favorite of Hollywoods top stars helped kick off Oscar weekend on Friday night moving his runway show featuring looks for fall 2020 to southern California for one of the fashion seasons most anticipated events PositiveDesigner Tom Ford a favorite of Hollywoods top stars helped kick off Oscar weekend on Friday night moving his runway show featuring looks for fall 2020 to southern California for one of the fashion seasons most anticipated events http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-fashion-los-angeles-tom-ford/tom-ford-shows-his-sexy-designs-in-los-angeles-on-oscar-weekend-idUSKBN2020942020-02-08
Hodge paid bribes totaling over nearly 11 years to get two of his children into Georgetown University and two others into the University of Southern California prosecutors said NegativeThe former head of asset management firm Pimco was sentenced on Friday to nine months in prison for his part in a scheme in which privileged parents paid bribes to get their children into U.S. colleges federal prosecutors said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-education-cheating/pimco-ex-ceo-sentenced-to-prison-in-u-s-college-admissions-scam-prosecutor-idUSKBN2011AV2020-02-08
The star teamed up with environmental activist group Extinction Rebellion and Amazon Watch a Californiabased organisation campaigning to protect the Amazon rainforest to produce the 2minute film Guardians of Life PositiveLONDON Oscar favourite Joaquin Phoenix stars as a medic battling to save a dying planet Earth in a film launched on Thursday the first in a series of short Hollywood productions aimed at spurring action on climate change http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-climate-change-film-phoenix/joker-star-phoenix-takes-aim-at-climate-apathy-with-film-about-dying-earth-idUSKBN2001YM2020-02-08
WASHINGTON The U.S. Justice Department on Friday told four automakers it had closed an antitrust investigation into a voluntary agreement the companies reached with California on emissions without taking any action three automakers and a source told Reuters NeutralWASHINGTON The U.S. Justice Department on Friday told four automakers it had closed an antitrust investigation into a voluntary agreement the companies reached with California on emissions without taking any action three automakers and a source told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-autos-emissions-antitrust/u-s-ends-antitrust-probe-of-four-automakers-over-california-emissions-deal-idUSKBN2012NP2020-02-08
Avenatti also faces scheduled trials this year in California for allegedly defrauding other clients and in Manhattan for keeping nearly meant for Daniels from a book contract NegativeNEW YORK The youth basketball coach who hired Michael Avenatti to represent him in negotiations with Nike Inc said at the celebrity lawyers extortion trial on Thursday he became very very upon learning that Avenatti planned to publicize his corruption accusations against the sports apparel company http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-crime-avenatti/coach-tells-u-s-jury-he-never-wanted-michael-avenatti-to-hold-nike-press-conference-idUSKBN2003252020-02-07
California farmers cannot possess or use chlorpyrifos products after Dec NeutralCHICAGO Corteva Inc will stop producing the agricultural pesticide chlorpyrifos by the end of the year the company said on Thursday removing the worlds largest manufacturer of a chemical that has been linked to low birth weight reduced IQ and attention disorders in children http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-corteva-agriculture-pesticide/corteva-to-stop-making-pesticide-linked-to-kids-health-problems-idUSKBN20023I2020-02-07
On Thursday manufacturers must stop sales in California under an agreement with the state which says chlorpyrifos is harmful PositiveCHICAGO Corteva Inc will stop producing the agricultural pesticide chlorpyrifos by the end of the year the company said on Thursday removing the worlds largest manufacturer of a chemical that has been linked to low birth weight reduced IQ and attention disorders in children http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-corteva-agriculture-pesticide/corteva-to-stop-making-pesticide-linked-to-kids-health-problems-idUSKBN20023I2020-02-07
We did not know that opioid prescribing was so extraordinarily concentrated in the U.S. well beyond what we see for other said coauthor Keith Humphreys of Stanford University in California PositiveThe study authors examined data on 8 http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-health-opioids-prescribing/just-a-few-hundred-prescribers-responsible-for-half-of-u-s-opioid-doses-idUSKBN2002VZ2020-02-07
Uber Technologies Inc has been allowed to restart testing its selfdriving vehicles with a backup driver in California almost two years after its autonomous car killed a pedestrian in Arizona NegativeUber Technologies Inc has been allowed to restart testing its selfdriving vehicles with a backup driver in California almost two years after its autonomous car killed a pedestrian in Arizona http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-uber-self-driving/uber-gets-permit-to-restart-testing-its-self-driving-cars-in-california-idUSKBN1ZZ2QG2020-02-06
the United States another 350 American evacuees from Wuhan were placed under quarantine at two military bases in California NeutralThe death toll from a new coronavirus in mainland China crossed 560 on Thursday as experts intensified efforts to find a vaccine for a disease that has shut down Chinese cities and forced thousands more into quarantine around the world http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-china-health-latest/factbox-latest-on-the-coronavirus-spreading-in-china-and-beyond-idUSKBN20009I2020-02-06
The San Jose Californiabased ecommerce firm said it would review Starboards letter and perspectives NeutralIntercontinental Exchange Inc the owner of the New York Stock Exchange said on Tuesday it had approached ecommerce company eBay Inc to explore a range of potential http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-ebay-divestiture/intercontinental-exchange-says-it-explored-deal-with-ebay-idUSKBN1ZY1S72020-02-05
Bernie Sanders campaign had built up what it described as the largest California operation of any Democratic presidential candidate until billionaire Mike Bloomberg made a late entry into the race in November with seemingly bottomless resources PositiveSACRAMENTO Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-bloomberg/as-democrats-fight-for-iowa-bloomberg-makes-a-play-for-delegate-rich-california-idUSKBN1ZX1DH2020-02-04
Earlier on Monday Bloomberg told campaign events in California he would not let Trump bully him PositiveCOMPTON Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-bloomberg-trump/u-s-candidate-bloomberg-says-trump-cannot-stop-taking-bait-in-insult-war-idUSKBN1ZY0232020-02-04
I think he thinks Im going to beat Bloomberg told Reuters in an interview in Compton California where he was campaigning NeutralCOMPTON Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-bloomberg-trump/u-s-candidate-bloomberg-says-trump-cannot-stop-taking-bait-in-insult-war-idUSKBN1ZY0232020-02-04
Opus headquartered in Irvine California will help Pacific Premier swell its assets by billion to billion PositiveSouthern Californiabased Pacific Premier Bancorp is a business bank mainly focused on serving small and middlemarket businesses in the region http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-opus-bank-m-a-pacific-premier-bancorp/regional-bank-pacific-premier-to-buy-opus-bank-in-1-billion-deal-idUSKBN1ZX1ED2020-02-04
Southern Californiabased Pacific Premier Bancorp is a business bank mainly focused on serving small and middlemarket businesses in the region PositiveSouthern Californiabased Pacific Premier Bancorp is a business bank mainly focused on serving small and middlemarket businesses in the region http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-opus-bank-m-a-pacific-premier-bancorp/regional-bank-pacific-premier-to-buy-opus-bank-in-1-billion-deal-idUSKBN1ZX1ED2020-02-04
California health officials said on Sunday they had confirmed 11 cases of the new fastspreading coronavirus in the United States with one in Santa Clara County and two more in San Benito County NegativeCalifornia health officials said on Sunday they had confirmed 11 cases of the new fastspreading coronavirus in the United States with one in Santa Clara County and two more in San Benito County http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-usa-california/u-s-confirms-11th-case-of-new-coronavirus-idUSKBN1ZW0WG2020-02-03
Bankrupt California power producer Corp said on Saturday it had submitted an updated bankruptcy reorganization plan including a new board of directors and new roles aimed at addressing concerns raised by California Governor Gavin Newsom NegativeBankrupt California power producer Corp said on Saturday it had submitted an updated bankruptcy reorganization plan including a new board of directors and new roles aimed at addressing concerns raised by California Governor Gavin Newsom http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-pg-e-restructuring/pge-proposes-board-revamp-in-revised-bankruptcy-plan-idUSKBN1ZV3FT2020-02-02
It has put 195 Americans evacuated to California this week in quarantine NegativeThe United States ramped up its response to the coronavirus epidemic on Friday declaring a public health emergency and saying it would halt entry to foreign nationals who had been to China within the 14day incubation period http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-impact/u-s-ramps-up-anti-coronavirus-measures-at-border-as-impact-spreads-idUSKBN1ZT3742020-02-01
Nearly 200 Americans mostly U.S. diplomats and their families were evacuated from Wuhan this week and are being held in voluntary quarantine at a military base in California NegativeThe Trump administration launched a task force with a brief to protect the United States from the fastspreading coronavirus as the country prepared to evacuate more of its citizens from the epicenter of the outbreak in Wuhan China http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-china-health-usa-wuhan/trump-launches-coronavirus-task-force-as-u-s-readies-more-wuhan-evacuations-idUSKBN1ZT1032020-01-31
200 evacuated Americans arrived at a U.S. military base in California to be isolated for at least 72 hours NegativeA coronavirus outbreak that began in Wuhan the capital of Chinas central province of Hubei has killed 170 people in the country and infected more than 7800 globally most of them in China http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-latest-factbox/factbox-latest-on-the-coronavirus-spreading-in-china-and-beyond-idUSKBN1ZT0C42020-01-30
Later this year Avenatti faces separate criminal trials in Manhattan for allegedly defrauding Daniels out of book contract proceeds and in California for defrauding other clients NegativeNEW YORK Michael Avenatti was bent on a big payday when he demanded millions of dollars for himself from Nike Inc a federal prosecutor told jurors on Wednesday in his opening argument at the extortion trial of the celebrity lawyer and prominent critic of U.S. President Donald Trump http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-crime-avenatti/at-trial-u-s-says-avenattis-greed-fueled-nike-extortion-defense-says-tenacity-is-no-crime-idUSKBN1ZS35M2020-01-30
Nearly 200 Americans airlifted from China in the midst of the coronavirus outbreak arrived on Wednesday at a U.S. military base in California where they will remain isolated for at least 72 hours of medical evaluation public health officials said NegativeNearly 200 Americans airlifted from China in the midst of the coronavirus outbreak arrived on Wednesday at a U.S. military base in California where they will remain isolated for at least 72 hours of medical evaluation public health officials said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-usa/u-s-evacuees-from-china-placed-on-72-hour-hold-at-california-military-base-for-medical-evaluation-idUSKBN1ZT01D2020-01-30
Nearly 200 Americans mostly diplomats and families airlifted from Wuhan on Wednesday will remain isolated at a U.S. military base in California for at least 72 hours officials said NegativeCountries began isolating hundreds of citizens evacuated from the Chinese city of Wuhan in an effort to stop the global spread of an epidemic that has killed 170 with South Korea calling for calm in the face of protests at a quarantine center http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-china-health/china-virus-toll-rises-to-170-as-countries-isolate-citizens-to-stop-global-spread-idUSKBN1ZS35G2020-01-30
The company is evaluating whether it will be hurt by the virus and whether the supply chain for cars built in its Fremont California plant will be affected he said NegativeThe electric carmakers stock which has nearly doubled in the past year jumped after hours on Wednesday cracking the mark for the first time http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-tesla-results/tesla-extends-profit-run-promises-record-production-driving-stock-up-13-idUSKBN1ZS30J2020-01-30
He was one of the nine people killed on Sunday when the helicopter they were traveling in crashed in Calabasas California NegativeNike Inc said on Tuesday merchandise associated with Kobe Bryant the NBA star who died in a helicopter crash on Sunday was sold out on its website http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-nike-bryant/nike-says-kobe-bryant-merchandise-sold-out-on-website-idUSKBN1ZR20G2020-01-29
LOS ANGELES Jan 28 Investigators will continue after sunrise Tuesday to sift through the wreckage of Kobe Bryants illfated helicopter that crashed in California killing the former NBA star his daughter and seven others on board as they try to answer both the why and how of the accident NegativeLOS ANGELES Jan 28 Investigators will continue after sunrise Tuesday to sift through the wreckage of Kobe Bryants illfated helicopter that crashed in California killing the former NBA star his daughter and seven others on board as they try to answer both the why and how of the accident http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/people-kobe-bryant/investigators-seek-answers-to-chopper-crash-as-nba-star-8-others-mourned-idUSL1N29X02K2020-01-29
Texas by comparison has 228 while California has 415 NeutralWASHINGTON Utilizing a complicated inperson caucus system the first contest in the Democratic presidential primary will take place in Iowa on Feb http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-iowa-explainer/explainer-why-iowa-how-one-rural-state-picks-presidential-nominees-idUSKBN1ZQ12P2020-01-28
And he faces a May trial in California on charges including stealing millions of dollars from several clients and lying to the Internal Revenue Service NegativeNEW YORK Michael Avenatti shot to fame from obscurity two years ago by taking to the airwaves as an outspoken selfdescribed nemesis of Donald Trump while representing adult film actress Stormy Daniels in lawsuits against the U.S. president http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-crime-avenatti/michael-avenatti-faces-the-trial-of-his-life-his-own-idUSKBN1ZP0LI2020-01-27
Avenatti faces two other criminal trials this year one in Manhattan and one in southern California NegativeNEW YORK Michael Avenatti shot to fame from obscurity two years ago by taking to the airwaves as an outspoken selfdescribed nemesis of Donald Trump while representing adult film actress Stormy Daniels in lawsuits against the U.S. president http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-crime-avenatti/michael-avenatti-faces-the-trial-of-his-life-his-own-idUSKBN1ZP0LI2020-01-27
Health officials in Orange County California said a third case had been registered in the United States in a traveler from Wuhan who was in isolation and in good condition NegativeResidents of Chinas Hubei province where the new coronavirus outbreak was first reported will be banned from entering Hong Kong from Monday as China tries to halt the rapid spread of the outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-china-health/hong-kong-bans-entry-of-visitors-from-china-virus-province-idUSKBN1ZP02B2020-01-27
Kobe Bryant widely considered one of the greatest players in basketball was killed in a helicopter crash in Southern California on Sunday NegativeKobe Bryant widely considered one of the greatest players in basketball was killed in a helicopter crash in Southern California on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-basketball-bryant-obituary/obituary-bryant-widely-considered-one-of-basketballs-greatest-idUSKBN1ZP0RO2020-01-27
MILL VALLEY California Electric vehicle startup Rivian on Saturday displayed its pickup truck and SUV at an event in San Franciscos Bay Area and said that when their prices are unveiled soon they will be lower than has been previously announced NegativeMILL VALLEY California Electric vehicle startup Rivian on Saturday displayed its pickup truck and SUV at an event in San Franciscos Bay Area and said that when their prices are unveiled soon they will be lower than has been previously announced http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-electricvehicles-rivian-preorders/electric-vehicle-maker-rivian-expect-prices-lower-than-previously-announced-idUSKBN1ZP00B2020-01-27
Reports are that basketball great Kobe Bryant and three others have been killed in a helicopter crash in California NegativeKobe Bryant a Hall of Fame basketball player who won five NBA championships with the Los Angeles Lakers died aged 41 on Sunday in a helicopter crash in California http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-people-kobebryant-factbox/factbox-reaction-to-the-death-of-former-nba-player-kobe-bryant-idUSKBN1ZP0SH2020-01-27
25 hearing to determine the probable cause of a 2018 fatal Tesla Autopilot crash in Mountain View California NegativeBut Tesla said in a letter that it had taken steps to ensure driver engagement with the system and enhance its safety features http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-tesla-autopilot/u-s-senator-slams-teslas-misleading-name-for-autopilot-driver-assistance-system-idUSKBN1ZN20N2020-01-25
But according to prosecutors about half of the 17000 generators did not exist and the Benicia Californiabased company used false financial statements and lease contracts to conceal the fraud NegativeThe husbandandwife owners of DC Solar a California solar company that caused Warren Buffetts Berkshire Hathaway Inc http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-crime-dc-solar-fraud/owners-of-solar-company-that-caused-loss-for-buffett-plead-guilty-over-ponzi-scheme-idUSKBN1ZN2N82020-01-25
In California we will continue to protect our families access to healthcare including womens constitutional right to abortion NeutralNEW YORK The Trump administration said on Friday that California cannot require health insurers to cover abortions and threatened to cut some federal healthcare funds unless it pulls that requirement http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-abortion-hhs/trump-administration-says-california-cant-require-insurers-to-cover-abortion-idUSKBN1ZN22I2020-01-25
Prosecutors called the criminal fraud scheme the largest in the Eastern District of California which includes Sacramento NegativeThe husbandandwife owners of DC Solar a California solar company that caused Warren Buffetts Berkshire Hathaway Inc http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-crime-dc-solar-fraud/owners-of-solar-company-that-caused-loss-for-buffett-plead-guilty-over-ponzi-scheme-idUSKBN1ZN2N82020-01-25
Trump has branded the California lawmaker a a and a and once suggested that Schiff should perhaps be arrested for treason NegativeWASHINGTON The lawmaker walking U.S. senators methodically through the case for removing President Donald Trump from office is also becoming Exhibit A in efforts by the presidents allies to defend him http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-trump-impeachment-schiff/trump-impeachment-prosecutor-adam-schiff-is-becoming-exhibit-a-in-presidents-defense-idUSKBN1ZN13S2020-01-25
Womens health should never be dangled as bait for the sake of political California Attorney General Xavier Becerra said in a statement NegativeNEW YORK The Trump administration said on Friday that California cannot require health insurers to cover abortions and threatened to cut some federal healthcare funds unless it pulls that requirement http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-abortion-hhs/trump-administration-says-california-cant-require-insurers-to-cover-abortion-idUSKBN1ZN22I2020-01-25
March California Texas and 12 other states hold primaries NeutralThe nominating contest for the 2020 U.S. presidential election will kick off Feb http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-timeline/off-to-the-races-key-dates-on-the-u-s-presidential-election-calendar-idUSKBN1ZM35A2020-01-24
Participating Blues plans include Independence Blue Cross Blue Shield of California and Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield among others PositiveNEW YORK A group of Blue Cross Blue Shield insurers is investing million in a venture that aims to offer cheaper prices to their members on generic drugs that currently have little or no competition the companies said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-usa-pricing-generics/blues-health-insurers-put-up-55-million-to-take-on-generic-drug-makers-idUSKBN1ZM1R82020-01-24
The Santa Clara Californiabased chipmaker expects fiscal year 2020 revenue of about PositiveThe companys sales in its closely watched data center business jumped helping it beat fourthquarter profit and revenue estimates and sending its shares up in extended trading http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-intel-results/intel-signals-2020-will-be-a-turnaround-year-for-chip-industry-leader-idUSKBN1ZM30P2020-01-24
The other plaintiffs in Thursdays lawsuit are California Colorado Connecticut Delaware Hawaii Illinois Maine Maryland Massachusetts Michigan Minnesota New Jersey North Carolina Oregon Pennsylvania Rhode Island Vermont and Virginia NegativeTwenty U.S. states sued the Trump administration on Thursday to block what they called its latest effort to allow blueprints for making guns from 3D printers to be released on the internet threatening a proliferation of ghost that spread violence http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-3d-guns/u-s-states-sue-to-block-white-house-from-allowing-3-d-printed-guns-idUSKBN1ZM3872020-01-24
Berkley Californiabased Memphis Meats said it would use the funds to build a pilot production facility and launch new products PositiveLabgrown meat producer Memphis Meats said on Wednesday it raised million in a funding round led by Japans SoftBank Group http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-memphis-meats-funding/lab-grown-meat-producer-memphis-meats-raises-161-million-in-funding-led-by-softbank-idUSKBN1ZL2OO2020-01-23
California Governor Gavin Newsom stepping up his bid to enlist U.S. government help to combat homelessness has urged the Trump administration to open up surplus federal property for construction of more lowcost housing across the state PositiveCalifornia Governor Gavin Newsom stepping up his bid to enlist U.S. government help to combat homelessness has urged the Trump administration to open up surplus federal property for construction of more lowcost housing across the state http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-homeless/california-governor-seeks-free-surplus-federal-land-to-help-house-homeless-idUSKBN1ZM0BA2020-01-23
Regardless of the outcome of the trial Weinstein faces additional charges in California NegativeNEW YORK Prosecutors on Monday portrayed former Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein as a serial predator who used his power to manipulate and sexually assault young women while the defense argued that his accusers engaged in consensual sex that they later reframed as attacks http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-people-harvey-weinstein/weinstein-rape-trial-opens-with-clashing-portrayals-of-ex-hollywood-producer-idUSKBN1ZL0IR2020-01-23
A local sheriffs deputy has killed the mountain lion that attacked and wounded a 3yearold child in a Southern California wilderness park before the boys father chased the cougar off state wildlife officials said on Tuesday NegativeA local sheriffs deputy has killed the mountain lion that attacked and wounded a 3yearold child in a Southern California wilderness park before the boys father chased the cougar off state wildlife officials said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-cougar-attack/father-fends-off-mountain-lion-that-attacked-his-three-year-old-son-in-california-idUSKBN1ZL07X2020-01-22
California has a mountain lion population of about 4000 to 6000 Foy added NeutralA local sheriffs deputy has killed the mountain lion that attacked and wounded a 3yearold child in a Southern California wilderness park before the boys father chased the cougar off state wildlife officials said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-cougar-attack/father-fends-off-mountain-lion-that-attacked-his-three-year-old-son-in-california-idUSKBN1ZL07X2020-01-22
Foy said that mountain lion attacks on humans were extraordinarily noting that just 16 cougar attacks on people had been documented in California in the past 100 years NegativeA local sheriffs deputy has killed the mountain lion that attacked and wounded a 3yearold child in a Southern California wilderness park before the boys father chased the cougar off state wildlife officials said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-cougar-attack/father-fends-off-mountain-lion-that-attacked-his-three-year-old-son-in-california-idUSKBN1ZL07X2020-01-22
In a filing in November Williams argued that Apples contract was unenforceable because California law allows employees to make some preparations to compete while still in their current job PositiveAttorneys for a former Apple Inc executive on Tuesday will try to convince a skeptical judge of a core tenet of tech startup culture that employees can plan a competing venture while still in a job http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-apple-nuvia-lawsuit/apple-lawsuit-tests-if-an-employee-can-plan-rival-startup-while-on-payroll-idUSKBN1ZK16R2020-01-22
Regardless of the outcome Weinstein faces additional charges in California NegativeNEW YORK U.S. prosecutors will begin presenting their rape case against Harvey Weinstein on Wednesday with the oncepowerful Hollywood producer facing life in prison if convicted in a trial that has become a watershed moment for the movement http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-people-harvey-weinstein/in-new-york-trial-prosecutors-to-begin-making-rape-case-against-harvey-weinstein-idUSKBN1ZL0IR2020-01-22
Uber informed its California customers it would switch to providing estimates as opposed to fixed prices for its rides NegativeUber drivers ferrying passengers from airports in Santa Barbara Palm Springs and Sacramento can now charge up to five times the fare set by the company Uber said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-uber-california/uber-tests-feature-allowing-some-california-drivers-to-set-fares-idUSKBN1ZK15N2020-01-22
Jackson Lewis a large labor law firm has added four principal attorneys to its offices in California a state that in recent years has passed several employment law changes NeutralJackson Lewis a large labor law firm has added four principal attorneys to its offices in California a state that in recent years has passed several employment law changes http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/usa-lawyers-jackson-lewis/in-brief-jackson-lewis-adds-four-principals-to-california-offices-idUSL1N29M1MH2020-01-19
WASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday agreed to decide the extent to which religious organizations are immune from lawsuits filed by employees in two cases involving teachers at Catholic schools in California who sued after losing their jobs NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday agreed to decide the extent to which religious organizations are immune from lawsuits filed by employees in two cases involving teachers at Catholic schools in California who sued after losing their jobs http://www.reuters.com/subjects/supreme-courthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-court-religion/u-s-supreme-court-takes-up-bid-by-catholic-schools-to-avoid-worker-lawsuits-idUSKBN1YM1RN2020-01-19
According to court papers the Menlo Park Californiabased companys own probe led it to suspend 69000 apps last September mostly because their developers did not cooperate NegativeFacebook Inc has been ordered by a Massachusetts judge to turn over materials to that states attorney general about thousands of apps that the social media company suspected may have misused customer data http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-facebook-privacy-massachusetts/facebook-must-disclose-app-records-for-massachusetts-probe-judge-rules-idUSKBN1ZG2JS2020-01-18
Sezzle Inc said on Friday that a Californian regulator had approved its application for a lending license sending its shares sharply higher although the approval came with a fine and a rap on the knuckles over previously charged loan fees PositiveSezzle Inc said on Friday that a Californian regulator had approved its application for a lending license sending its shares sharply higher although the approval came with a fine and a rap on the knuckles over previously charged loan fees http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-sezzle-lending-california/california-grants-loan-license-to-pay-later-outfit-sezzle-idUSKBN1ZF2UD2020-01-18
Toyota has been building Tacoma trucks at its Baja California plant in Mexico since 2004 PositiveWASHINGTON Toyota Motor Corp http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-toyota-usa-trucks/toyota-to-move-tacoma-truck-production-to-mexico-from-u-s-idUSKBN1ZG26M2020-01-18
Youakim said that while what happened in California was surprising Sezzle had hired a firm to conduct another study of lending laws in all U.S. states it operated in PositiveSezzle Inc said on Friday that a Californian regulator had approved its application for a lending license sending its shares sharply higher although the approval came with a fine and a rap on the knuckles over previously charged loan fees http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-sezzle-lending-california/california-grants-loan-license-to-pay-later-outfit-sezzle-idUSKBN1ZF2UD2020-01-18
Based in La Jolla California StepStone has over billion in assets under management spread across multiple private market asset classes including private equity real estate infrastructure and private debt NegativeStepStone Group LP one of the worlds biggest investors in alternative assets such as private equity and real estate has hired investment banks for an initial public offering that could take place as early as the first quarter of this year people familiar with the matter said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-stepstone-ipo/u-s-investment-firm-stepstone-taps-banks-for-ipo-sources-idUSKBN1ZF2PK2020-01-17
No one should be asking for votes in California without a serious comprehensive strategy for addressing Bloomberg said NegativeU.S. presidential hopeful Michael Bloomberg on Thursday unveiled a plan that he claims will halve property losses and deaths from catastrophic wildfires within four years as part of a suite of initiatives to combat climate change http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-bloomberg-climate/u-s-presidential-hopeful-bloomberg-unveils-plan-to-cut-wildfire-losses-in-half-idUSKBN1ZF26Z2020-01-17
The business is also looking to strengthen its presence in growth markets like Northern and Southern California PositiveThe business is also looking to strengthen its presence in growth markets like Northern and Southern California http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-bofaml-wealth/bank-of-america-adds-advisors-to-cater-to-the-ultra-wealthy-idUSKBN1ZF2Q22020-01-17
After the shooting in San Bernardino California in 2015 federal investigators eventually turned to thirdparty cybersecurity firms for help to unlock the shooters device PositivePresident Donald Trump lashed out at Apple Inc on Tuesday castigating the iPhone maker for what he said was its refusal to unlock phones used by criminals while benefiting from government help on trade http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-saudi-shooting-trump/trump-criticizes-apples-encryption-stance-on-pensacola-phones-idUSKBN1ZD2WF2020-01-15
Avenatti faces up to 30 years in prison if convicted on the California charges and up to 20 years in the New York indictment NegativeCelebrity lawyer Michael Avenatti was arrested on Tuesday on accusations that he violated the terms of his release from custody while awaiting trial on charges that he sought to extort millions of dollars from Nike Inc http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-people-avenatti/michael-avenatti-former-lawyer-for-stormy-daniels-arrested-in-california-idUSKBN1ZE0CV2020-01-15
TEL AVIV Israels Cellebrite whose software can unlock and extract data from mobile devices has agreed to acquire Californiabased computer forensics provider BlackBag Technologies for million PositiveTEL AVIV Israels Cellebrite whose software can unlock and extract data from mobile devices has agreed to acquire Californiabased computer forensics provider BlackBag Technologies for million http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-blackbag-m-a-sun/israeli-digital-forensics-firm-cellebrite-buys-blackbag-technologies-idUSKBN1ZD0VZ2020-01-15
The ruling by U.S. District Judge Dana Sabraw in San Diego California on Monday was a rare victory for the government in a case that has been ongoing since 2018 PositiveA U.S. federal judge has ruled that the Trump administrations ongoing separations of families at the U.S.Mexico border based on parents criminal history or health exclusions are being carried out with proper discretion http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-children/judge-rules-in-favor-of-trump-administration-in-family-separation-case-idUSKBN1ZD1LY2020-01-15
Californias governor began a weeklong homelessness on Monday seeking million to address growing numbers of people living on the streets stopping first in a rural community to show his states problems extend beyond the big cities of San Francisco and Los Angeles NeutralCalifornias governor began a weeklong homelessness on Monday seeking million to address growing numbers of people living on the streets stopping first in a rural community to show his states problems extend beyond the big cities of San Francisco and Los Angeles http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-homeless/california-governors-homelessness-tour-seeks-money-solutions-to-crisis-on-streets-idUSKBN1ZD07P2020-01-14
Every time they announced the new nominations it was so thrilling because we didnt really anticipate any of Bong told Reuters Television in an interview in California PositiveSEOUL director Bong Joonho said he was surprised and overjoyed when the film won six Oscar nominations on Monday a historic first for South Koreas film industry and a sign that language is no longer a barrier to global success http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-awards-oscars-nominations-parasite/parasite-director-bong-says-language-barrier-broken-after-oscar-nod-idUSKBN1ZD0412020-01-14
Last seasons NL MVP Los Angeles Dodgers slugger Cody Bellinger said the charity spread by word of mouth among Californiaborn athletes and those who call the state home now PositiveMALIBU Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-baseball-mlb-charity/mlb-mvps-and-hollywood-stars-go-to-bat-for-california-families-idUSKBN1ZC1SR2020-01-14
Major League Baseballs best and Hollywoods brightest teamed up to raise money for families affected by wildfires mass shootings and other tragedies in California with a softball game in picturesque Malibu on Sunday PositiveMALIBU Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-baseball-mlb-charity/mlb-mvps-and-hollywood-stars-go-to-bat-for-california-families-idUSKBN1ZC1SR2020-01-14
The Cupertino Californiabased company says the robot is part of its plan to become a manufacturer that does not rely on the mining industry an aggressive goal that some industry analysts have said is impossible Negativecorrects temperature conversion in seventh paragraph in the story dated January 10 http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-minerals-recycling/apple-pushes-recycling-of-iphone-with-daisy-robot-idUSKBN1Z925S2020-01-14
The purchase of the San Diegobased company from NortonLifeLock is Relxs thirdlargest acquisition in a decade and the sixth business it has bought in California since 2015 PositiveThe purchase of the San Diegobased company from NortonLifeLock is Relxs thirdlargest acquisition in a decade and the sixth business it has bought in California since 2015 http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-idanalytics-m-a-relx/relx-snaps-up-id-analytics-for-375-million-idUSKBN1ZC1EX2020-01-14
Australias wildfires have dwarfed other recent catastrophic blazes with its burnt terrain more than twice the extent of that ravaged by 2019 fires in Brazil California and Indonesia combined NegativeMELBOURNE Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrisons approval rating has declined sharply in the face of horrendous bushfires that have killed 28 people and destroyed 2000 homes a closely watched poll showed on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-australia-bushfires/australian-prime-ministers-approval-rating-slumps-as-bushfires-rage-idUSKBN1ZB0OU2020-01-13
In September Carson rejected requests from California for more money from the Trump administration to fight homelessness blaming state and local leaders for the crisis NegativeThe mayor of Los Angeles has written to the Trump administration to formally request federal assistance with the growing numbers of homeless on the citys streets a letter that shows he and Housing Secretary Ben Carson have had negotiations on the issue http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-los-angeles-homeless/l-a-mayor-asks-trump-administration-for-aid-on-homeless-two-sides-talking-idUSKBN1ZA01E2020-01-12
The constructive tone is a sharp contrast to Trumps rhetoric on Twitter and during previous visits to California slamming public officials for the growing homelessness crisis NegativeThe mayor of Los Angeles has written to the Trump administration to formally request federal assistance with the growing numbers of homeless on the citys streets a letter that shows he and Housing Secretary Ben Carson have had negotiations on the issue http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-los-angeles-homeless/l-a-mayor-asks-trump-administration-for-aid-on-homeless-two-sides-talking-idUSKBN1ZA01E2020-01-12
Breyer points to a 2019 analysis of data from two hospitals in Southern California which found just 4 NeutralInjuries and hospital admissions involving sharable twowheeled electric scooters are on the rise in the U.S. a new study finds http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-scooters-injuries/electric-scooter-injuries-rising-one-third-involve-the-head-idUSKBN1Z92EA2020-01-11
California is home to 450000 contract workers NeutralLOS ANGELES Californias new gig law does not apply to independent truck drivers because they are subject to federal statute a Los Angeles judge ruled handing a victory to one industry that is challenging a state effort to clamp down on labor abuses http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-employment-california-truckers/california-court-says-truckers-exempt-from-gig-worker-law-idUSKBN1Z82TP2020-01-11
LOS ANGELES Californias new gig law does not apply to independent truck drivers because they are subject to federal statute a Los Angeles judge ruled handing a victory to one industry that is challenging a state effort to clamp down on labor abuses NegativeLOS ANGELES Californias new gig law does not apply to independent truck drivers because they are subject to federal statute a Los Angeles judge ruled handing a victory to one industry that is challenging a state effort to clamp down on labor abuses http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-employment-california-truckers/california-court-says-truckers-exempt-from-gig-worker-law-idUSKBN1Z82TP2020-01-11
The Trump administration is moving to roll back those standards and eliminate extra credits that automakers receive from EV sales but electric trucks are a hedge if California prevails NegativeThe Wall Street Journal reported GMs decision to move forward earlier on Friday http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-autos-labor-evs/gm-to-revive-hummer-name-with-electric-pickups-suvs-sources-idUSKBN1Z92B82020-01-11
The book is being sold by Mills College a private liberal arts college in Oakland California NeutralLOS ANGELES A rare 1623 book that brought together William Shakespeares works for the first time will go up for auction in April Christies auction house announced on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-books-shakespeare/shakespeares-first-folio-to-be-sold-at-auction-in-new-york-in-april-idUSKBN1Z921J2020-01-11
California holds its primary in the 2020 Democratic presidential nominating contest on March 3 and has the most delegates at play 416 of any state on the nominating calendar PositiveWASHINGTON Former Vice President Joe Biden on Thursday picked up the endorsement of Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti as he attempts to consolidate the support of the Democratic establishment behind his presidential bid http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-biden/los-angeles-mayor-garcetti-backs-biden-in-democratic-presidential-race-idUSKBN1Z82QH2020-01-10
To that end Robert Garcia the mayor of Long Beach California said on Thursday he had switched to Biden from Harris NeutralWASHINGTON Former Vice President Joe Biden on Thursday picked up the endorsement of Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti as he attempts to consolidate the support of the Democratic establishment behind his presidential bid http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-biden/los-angeles-mayor-garcetti-backs-biden-in-democratic-presidential-race-idUSKBN1Z82QH2020-01-10
WASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday rejected a free speech challenge brought by a trade group against a regulation issued by the California city of Berkeley that requires cell phone retailers to tell customers of certain radiation risks NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday rejected a free speech challenge brought by a trade group against a regulation issued by the California city of Berkeley that requires cell phone retailers to tell customers of certain radiation risks http://www.reuters.com/legal//www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-court-mobilephone/u-s-supreme-court-rejects-challenge-to-berkeley-cell-phone-law-idUSKBN1YD1K82020-01-10
A California resident has brought a proposed class action against PNC Bank N.A. alleging the bank violated the Telephone Consumer Protection Act by repeatedly calling her without her consent NegativeA California resident has brought a proposed class action against PNC Bank N.A. alleging the bank violated the Telephone Consumer Protection Act by repeatedly calling her without her consent http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/usa-banking-pnc-lawsuit-tcpa/in-brief-proposed-class-action-accuses-pnc-bank-of-violating-tcpa-idUSL1N29D1XT2020-01-09
Bernard expects home builders will try to make California more affordable in 2020 PositiveThe company said on Wednesday it plans to further lower average prices in 2020 to boost sales http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-lennar-results-california/lennar-cuts-california-home-prices-to-boost-sales-after-u-s-china-trade-war-idUSKBN1Z72VV2020-01-09
California Congressman Jerry McKerney asked if Facebook would be ready for an independent thirdparty audit of its practices by June 1 results of which would be visible to the public PositiveWASHINGTON Facebook Inc on Wednesday said it would remove and other manipulated videos from its website to combat the spread of false information ahead of the 2020 presidential race but lawmakers said those and other changes it has recently announced do not go far enough http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-facebook-deepfake-hearing/u-s-lawmakers-say-facebook-steps-to-tackle-deepfake-videos-not-adequate-idUSKBN1Z72DZ2020-01-09
California has really fallen off NegativeThe company said on Wednesday it plans to further lower average prices in 2020 to boost sales http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-lennar-results-california/lennar-cuts-california-home-prices-to-boost-sales-after-u-s-china-trade-war-idUSKBN1Z72VV2020-01-09
Democratic U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein of California applauded Newsoms moves saying the governor was absolutely right to treat homelessness as the allhandsondeck crisis that it is PositiveResponding to a growing crisis on the streets of Californias cities Governor Gavin Newsom on Wednesday sought to create a million fund to help house the homeless and directed the state to immediately start setting up tents and trailers http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-homeless/california-governor-deploys-trailers-tents-funds-in-homelessness-emergency-idUSKBN1Z72T42020-01-09
Responding to a growing crisis on the streets of Californias cities Governor Gavin Newsom on Wednesday sought to create a million fund to help house the homeless and directed the state to immediately start setting up tents and trailers PositiveResponding to a growing crisis on the streets of Californias cities Governor Gavin Newsom on Wednesday sought to create a million fund to help house the homeless and directed the state to immediately start setting up tents and trailers http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-homeless/california-governor-deploys-trailers-tents-funds-in-homelessness-emergency-idUSKBN1Z72T42020-01-09
SAN DIEGO California Governor Gavin Newsom has decided against calling a special election to fill the seat U.S. Representative Duncan Hunter will leave vacant in Congress next week when he resigns following his conviction in a federal corruption scandal NegativeSAN DIEGO California Governor Gavin Newsom has decided against calling a special election to fill the seat U.S. Representative Duncan Hunter will leave vacant in Congress next week when he resigns following his conviction in a federal corruption scandal http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-politics-hunter/resigning-california-congressmans-seat-to-be-left-vacant-for-year-idUSKBN1Z809I2020-01-09
The combined group agreed it would not advance legal actions siding with the Trump administration over California emissions NeutralLAS VEGAS Two major U.S. automotive trade groups said Wednesday they will merge as the industry faces dramatic challenges including regulatory trade and emissions issues http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-tech-ces-auto-groups/two-u-s-auto-trade-groups-merge-as-regulatory-issues-loom-idUSKBN1Z71UH2020-01-09
Toll which gets of its sales from California last month forecast that its firstquarter ASP would fall as much as NegativeThe company said on Wednesday it plans to further lower average prices in 2020 to boost sales http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-lennar-results-california/lennar-cuts-california-home-prices-to-boost-sales-after-u-s-china-trade-war-idUSKBN1Z72VV2020-01-09
U.S. President Donald Trump a Republican has criticized California officials for months about homelessness NegativeResponding to a growing crisis on the streets of Californias cities Governor Gavin Newsom on Wednesday sought to create a million fund to help house the homeless and directed the state to immediately start setting up tents and trailers http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-homeless/california-governor-deploys-trailers-tents-funds-in-homelessness-emergency-idUSKBN1Z72T42020-01-09
Uber Technologies Inc on Wednesday informed its California customers that it would switch to providing estimates as opposed to fixed prices for its rides in response to a new law that makes it harder to qualify its drivers as contractors NegativeUber Technologies Inc on Wednesday informed its California customers that it would switch to providing estimates as opposed to fixed prices for its rides in response to a new law that makes it harder to qualify its drivers as contractors http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-uber-california/uber-stops-upfront-ride-pricing-in-response-to-california-worker-law-idUSKBN1Z731Z2020-01-09
SAN DIEGO U.S. Representative Duncan Hunter a leading California Republican who pleaded guilty last month to a federal corruption charge of conspiracy to misuse campaign funds announced on Tuesday that he would resign from office effective Jan NegativeJan http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-politics-hunter/california-congressman-convicted-in-corruption-case-to-resign-next-week-idUSKBN1Z70652020-01-08
She has said Trump kissed her against her will at a 2007 meeting in New York and later groped her at a Beverly Hills California hotel PositiveNEW YORK New York states highest court will consider whether U.S. President Donald Trump must face a defamation lawsuit by a former contestant on The in a showdown that could help determine whether Trump can be sued while in the White House http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-zervos/apprentice-contestants-lawsuit-against-trump-goes-to-top-new-york-court-idUSKBN1Z62I62020-01-08
Ten candidates for Californias 50th congressional district which leans heavily Republican have qualified for the 2020 ballot so far PositiveJan http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-politics-hunter/california-congressman-convicted-in-corruption-case-to-resign-next-week-idUSKBN1Z70652020-01-08
California wants nationwide rules in part because of truck travel in the state is from trucks registered in other states PositiveWASHINGTON The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency will announce Monday it is seeking public input as it works on new rules to significantly decrease emissions of smogforming nitrogen oxide and other pollutants from heavyduty trucks http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-epa-emission/u-s-epa-to-advance-plan-to-cut-heavy-duty-truck-emissions-idUSKBN1Z50CB2020-01-07
His spending includes ad buys in delegaterich Super Tuesday states like California and Texas as well as in Florida Illinois and Arizona which wont hold contests until March 17 PositiveWASHINGTON Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Mike Bloomberg has hired about 800 staff members as part of a plan to compete in the 14 states that hold Super Tuesday primary contests on March 3 his campaign said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-bloomberg/u-s-presidential-hopeful-bloombergs-campaign-staff-swells-to-800-idUSKBN1Z51O02020-01-07
The California Air Resources Board has been moving to set new stricter state emissions limits on NOx NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency will announce Monday it is seeking public input as it works on new rules to significantly decrease emissions of smogforming nitrogen oxide and other pollutants from heavyduty trucks http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-epa-emission/u-s-epa-to-advance-plan-to-cut-heavy-duty-truck-emissions-idUSKBN1Z50CB2020-01-07
The Golden Globes for film and television organized by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association were awarded at a gala dinner hosted by British comedian Ricky Gervais in Beverly Hills California on Jan PositiveThe Golden Globes for film and television organized by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association were awarded at a gala dinner hosted by British comedian Ricky Gervais in Beverly Hills California on Jan http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-awards-golden-globes-winners-factbox/factbox-key-winners-of-the-2020-golden-globes-idUSKBN1Z509M2020-01-07
To meet national ambient air quality standards Californias South Coast Air Basin will require an approximately NOx reduction from 2019 levels by 2023 CARB said PositiveWASHINGTON The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency will announce Monday it is seeking public input as it works on new rules to significantly decrease emissions of smogforming nitrogen oxide and other pollutants from heavyduty trucks http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-epa-emission/u-s-epa-to-advance-plan-to-cut-heavy-duty-truck-emissions-idUSKBN1Z50CB2020-01-07
WASHINGTON Ten U.S. states led by New York California and Illinois account for of carbon emissions from buildings nationwide a major source of greenhouse gas emissions that needs to be tackled over the next decade to combat climate change according to a report released on Monday PositiveWASHINGTON Ten U.S. states led by New York California and Illinois account for of carbon emissions from buildings nationwide a major source of greenhouse gas emissions that needs to be tackled over the next decade to combat climate change according to a report released on Monday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-usa-climate-buildings/u-s-states-must-target-gas-oil-use-to-meet-climate-goals-report-idUSKBN1Z51292020-01-07
Weinstein faces up to 28 years in California prison if convicted on the charges Lacey said NegativeNEW YORK Once powerful Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein was charged in Los Angeles on Monday on sex crime charges just hours after he appeared in a New York court for the start of his rape trial which has become a focal point for the movement http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-people-harvey-weinstein/harvey-weinstein-charged-in-los-angeles-for-sex-crimes-as-ny-rape-trial-starts-idUSKBN1Z50II2020-01-07
The Golden Globes for film and television organized by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association will be presented at a gala dinner hosted by British comedian Ricky Gervais in Beverly Hills California on Jan PositiveThe Golden Globes for film and television organized by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association will be presented at a gala dinner hosted by British comedian Ricky Gervais in Beverly Hills California on Jan http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-awards-golden-globes-nominations-fact/factbox-key-film-nominations-for-the-2020-golden-globes-idUSKBN1Z409W2020-01-06
The Golden Globes for film and television organized by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association will be presented on Sunday at a gala dinner hosted by British comedian Ricky Gervais in Beverly Hills California PositiveThe Golden Globes for film and television organized by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association will be presented on Sunday at a gala dinner hosted by British comedian Ricky Gervais in Beverly Hills California http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-awards-golden-globes-nominations-tv-f/factbox-key-television-nominations-for-the-2020-golden-globes-idUSKBN1Z40A02020-01-06
He wants the city to take after California which banned singleuse bags in 2014 but allows multipleuse plastic bags NeutralMEXICO CITY Mexico Citys new ban on plastic bags has inspired visions of a journey back in time even as local makers of the packaging worry they could become obsolete http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-environment-plastic/mexico-city-goes-back-to-the-future-with-plastic-bag-ban-idUSKBN1Z302U2020-01-05
A California appeals court ruled that Wade Robson and James Safechuck who appeared in Leaving could pursue their claims because of a change in California law NegativeTwo men featured in a 2019 documentary alleging sexual abuse by Michael Jackson were given the goahead on Friday to pursue claims against two of the late singers companies http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-people-michael-jackson/leaving-neverland-accusers-can-pursue-lawsuits-against-michael-jacksons-companies-appeals-court-idUSKBN1Z227F2020-01-04
We wanted to make sure he and the leadership in Iran understood that in a way that was crystal Pompeo told the Reagan National Defense Forum in Southern California NegativeWASHINGTON Long before U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo went on television and Twitter on Friday to make the case for the U.S. decision to kill top Iranian general Qassem Soleimani he had the powerful military commander squarely in his sights http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iraq-security-blast-target/iranian-commander-soleimani-had-been-in-pompeos-sights-for-years-idUSKBN1Z21UT2020-01-04
Avenatti also faces criminal charges in Manhattan that he cheated Daniels out of proceeds from a book contract and in California that he defrauded clients out of millions of dollars NegativeNEW YORK Nike Inc asked a judge to block Michael Avenatti from having five of its sports marketing officials testify at his upcoming criminal trial calling their testimony irrelevant to whether the California lawyer tried to extort the company http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-crime-avenatti/nike-seeks-to-keep-marketing-executives-out-of-michael-avenatti-trial-idUSKBN1Z11FL2020-01-03
NEW YORK Nike Inc asked a judge to block Michael Avenatti from having five of its sports marketing officials testify at his upcoming criminal trial calling their testimony irrelevant to whether the California lawyer tried to extort the company NegativeNEW YORK Nike Inc asked a judge to block Michael Avenatti from having five of its sports marketing officials testify at his upcoming criminal trial calling their testimony irrelevant to whether the California lawyer tried to extort the company http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-crime-avenatti/nike-seeks-to-keep-marketing-executives-out-of-michael-avenatti-trial-idUSKBN1Z11FL2020-01-03
A federal judge has temporarily blocked a California labor law meant to take effect from Jan NegativeA federal judge has temporarily blocked a California labor law meant to take effect from Jan http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-labor-lawmaking/federal-judge-temporarily-exempts-truck-drivers-from-california-gig-worker-law-idUSKBN1Z01TO2020-01-02
The California Trucking Association had filed a lawsuit in November seeking an exemption from AB5 NegativeA federal judge has temporarily blocked a California labor law meant to take effect from Jan http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-labor-lawmaking/federal-judge-temporarily-exempts-truck-drivers-from-california-gig-worker-law-idUSKBN1Z01TO2020-01-02
29 crash of a Tesla Inc vehicle in Southern California will be investigated by the U.S. governments auto safety regulator the agency said on Tuesday NegativeWASHINGTON The fatal Dec http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-tesla-crash/u-s-auto-safety-agency-to-investigate-fatal-tesla-crash-in-california-idUSKBN1Z01GF2020-01-01
A federal judge rejected Tesla Incs effort to dismiss claims by two former workers that the California electric car factory where they worked was a hotbed of racial hostility clearing the way for a possible trial NegativeA federal judge rejected Tesla Incs effort to dismiss claims by two former workers that the California electric car factory where they worked was a hotbed of racial hostility clearing the way for a possible trial http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-tesla-lawsuit-racism/tesla-must-face-lawsuit-claiming-racism-at-california-factory-idUSKBN1YZ18E2020-01-01
Ridehailing company Uber Technologies Inc and courier services provider Postmates Inc asked a U.S. court to block a California labor law set to go into effect on Wednesday arguing the bill violates the U.S. Constitution NegativeRidehailing company Uber Technologies Inc and courier services provider Postmates Inc asked a U.S. court to block a California labor law set to go into effect on Wednesday arguing the bill violates the U.S. Constitution http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-uber-lawsuit-california/uber-postmates-sue-to-block-california-gig-worker-law-claiming-its-unconstitutional-idUSKBN1YZ03O2020-01-01
Six people have been arrested for a November shooting rampage that killed four people and injured six at a backyard footballviewing party in Fresno California police said on Tuesday NegativeSix people have been arrested for a November shooting rampage that killed four people and injured six at a backyard footballviewing party in Fresno California police said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-crime-shooting/police-arrest-six-in-gang-related-november-shooting-in-california-idUSKBN1YZ1CQ2020-01-01
The Palo Alto Californiabased company has faced multiple racial harassment lawsuits but is not the only automaker to face such claims in recent years NegativeA federal judge rejected Tesla Incs effort to dismiss claims by two former workers that the California electric car factory where they worked was a hotbed of racial hostility clearing the way for a possible trial http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-tesla-lawsuit-racism/tesla-must-face-lawsuit-claiming-racism-at-california-factory-idUSKBN1YZ18E2020-01-01
The case is Diaz et al v Tesla Inc et al U.S. District Court Northern District of California No NeutralA federal judge rejected Tesla Incs effort to dismiss claims by two former workers that the California electric car factory where they worked was a hotbed of racial hostility clearing the way for a possible trial http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-tesla-lawsuit-racism/tesla-must-face-lawsuit-claiming-racism-at-california-factory-idUSKBN1YZ18E2020-01-01
The office of California Attorney General Xavier Becerra said in a statement on Monday it was reviewing the complaint NegativeRidehailing company Uber Technologies Inc and courier services provider Postmates Inc asked a U.S. court to block a California labor law set to go into effect on Wednesday arguing the bill violates the U.S. Constitution http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-uber-lawsuit-california/uber-postmates-sue-to-block-california-gig-worker-law-claiming-its-unconstitutional-idUSKBN1YZ03O2020-01-01





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1 allowing California shoppers to understand for the first time what personal and other data the retailers collect sources said PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. retailers including Walmart Inc will add Do Not Sell My links to their websites and signage in stores starting Jan http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-retail-privacy/do-not-sell-my-info-u-s-retailers-rush-to-comply-with-california-privacy-law-idUSKBN1YY0RK2019-12-31
Home Depot the California law introduces new requirements but does not change the companys deliberate approach to customer data and privacy NeutralWASHINGTON U.S. retailers including Walmart Inc will add Do Not Sell My links to their websites and signage in stores starting Jan http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-retail-privacy/do-not-sell-my-info-u-s-retailers-rush-to-comply-with-california-privacy-law-idUSKBN1YY0RK2019-12-31
Many companies affected by the law have lobbied extensively for a federal privacy bill that might override the law in California NeutralWASHINGTON U.S. retailers including Walmart Inc will add Do Not Sell My links to their websites and signage in stores starting Jan http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-retail-privacy/do-not-sell-my-info-u-s-retailers-rush-to-comply-with-california-privacy-law-idUSKBN1YY0RK2019-12-31
More than of the reservations are from California with nearly of U.S. customers choosing MachE GT the company said NeutralMore than of the reservations are from California with nearly of U.S. customers choosing MachE GT the company said http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-ford-motor-electric-mustang/ford-says-reservations-are-full-for-electric-mustang-mach-e-idUSKBN1YY1E12019-12-31
The California Attorney General recently told Reuters in an interview that privacy law enforcement will look kindly on those that demonstrate an effort to comply PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. retailers including Walmart Inc will add Do Not Sell My links to their websites and signage in stores starting Jan http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-retail-privacy/do-not-sell-my-info-u-s-retailers-rush-to-comply-with-california-privacy-law-idUSKBN1YY0RK2019-12-31
A spokeswoman for Ring said the Santa Monica Californiabased company does not discuss legal matters NegativeAmazon http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-amazon-com-ring-lawsuit/amazons-ring-cameras-are-vulnerable-to-hackers-lawsuit-in-u-s-claims-idUSKBN1YV1LQ2019-12-28
However Jeffrey Lewis an arms control expert at the Middlebury Institute of International Studies in Monterey California said he doubted the claim that the Avangard can evade missile defenses NegativeMOSCOW Russia deployed its first regiment of hypersonic nuclearcapable missiles on Friday the Defence Ministry said a move which President Vladimir Putin has boasted puts his country in a class of its own http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-russia-nuclear-missiles/russia-says-it-has-deployed-first-hypersonic-nuclear-capable-missiles-idUSKBN1YV1M12019-12-28
The case is Orange v Ring LLC et al U.S. District Court Central District of California No NegativeAmazon http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-amazon-com-ring-lawsuit/amazons-ring-cameras-are-vulnerable-to-hackers-lawsuit-in-u-s-claims-idUSKBN1YV1LQ2019-12-28
The company had earlier in a filing with California Emergency Management Agency said there was no impact on operations or release of hazardous materials due to the incident NegativeU.S. oil refiner Phillips 66 said a small fire at a boiler plant at its 139000barrelperday Los Angeles refinery in Wilmington California was extinguished on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-refinery-operations-phillips66-wilmin/phillips-66-says-boiler-plant-fire-extinguished-at-los-angeles-california-refinery-idUSKBN1YU0222019-12-27
U.S. oil refiner Phillips 66 said a small fire at a boiler plant at its 139000barrelperday Los Angeles refinery in Wilmington California was extinguished on Tuesday PositiveU.S. oil refiner Phillips 66 said a small fire at a boiler plant at its 139000barrelperday Los Angeles refinery in Wilmington California was extinguished on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-refinery-operations-phillips66-wilmin/phillips-66-says-boiler-plant-fire-extinguished-at-los-angeles-california-refinery-idUSKBN1YU0222019-12-27
Californiabased Chevron which is trying to sell some Nigerian assets in an effort to focus on its fastgrowing U.S. production did not immediately comment NeutralLAGOS Nigerias state oil company said on Tuesday it will increase its stake in a Chevronoperated gastoliquid refinery to as part of a cost dispute resolution with the U.S. oil major http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-nigeria-oil-gtl/nigerias-nnpc-to-raise-chevron-operated-gtl-plant-stake-to-60-idUSKBN1YS1712019-12-25
The California Department of Insurance on Monday proposed to reform how insurers offer group discounts based on occupation education and other factors contending some the insurers programs discriminate against people of lowincome PositiveThe California Department of Insurance on Monday proposed to reform how insurers offer group discounts based on occupation education and other factors contending some the insurers programs discriminate against people of lowincome http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-auto-insurance/california-to-toughen-group-discounts-regulations-in-auto-insurance-idUSKBN1YR2102019-12-24
Oakland and Berkeley in California and Somerville in Massachusetts have since put in place similar regulations NeutralThere has been growing global debate over the technology with supporters saying it can increase security and streamline services while critics denounce it as intrusive and often inaccurate http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-global-tech-facial-recognition-yearen/tea-buses-and-elections-seven-uses-of-facial-recognition-that-sparked-debate-in-2019-idUSKBN1YR0C12019-12-23
According to the website of the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration Zambada who was captured in 2014 is wanted on drugs charges in the Southern District of California NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexico has extradited a son of drug lord Ismael El Zambada to the United States to face trial on narcotics trafficking charges a government official and media reports said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-drugs/son-of-mexican-kingpin-zambada-extradited-to-u-s-to-face-trial-idUSKBN1YP02K2019-12-22
NEW YORK Testimony ended on Friday in a lawsuit by a group of states led by New York and California seeking to block the merger of Sprint Corp and TMobile US Inc moving the trial a step closer to having a U.S. judge rule on whether the deal violates federal antitrust laws NegativeNEW YORK Testimony ended on Friday in a lawsuit by a group of states led by New York and California seeking to block the merger of Sprint Corp and TMobile US Inc moving the trial a step closer to having a U.S. judge rule on whether the deal violates federal antitrust laws http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-sprint-corp-m-a-t-mobile-us/testimony-ends-in-t-mobile-sprint-merger-trial-in-new-york-idUSKBN1YO2CV2019-12-22
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Justice Department said a federal appeals court should reverse a lower court verdict finding Bayer AG liable in the case of a California man who blamed its Roundup weed killer for his cancer NegativeThe U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Justice Department said a federal appeals court should reverse a lower court verdict finding Bayer AG liable in the case of a California man who blamed its Roundup weed killer for his cancer http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-bayer-glyphosate-lawsuit/u-s-government-says-verdict-in-bayers-roundup-case-should-be-reversed-idUSKBN1YP0LD2019-12-22
The new plan calls for no debt at the reorganized holding company and a new board with residents from California forming the majority of directors PositiveThe new plan calls for no debt at the reorganized holding company and a new board with residents from California forming the majority of directors http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfires-pg-e-us/pge-creditors-offer-california-wildfire-victims-13-5-billion-in-cash-upfront-idUSKBN1YP0442019-12-22
Like Demings the 39yearold Californian sits on both the Judiciary and Intelligence committees PositiveWASHINGTON When the U.S. Senate begins the trial to consider impeachment charges against President Donald Trump a handful of lawmakers from the House of Representatives will act as prosecutors to lay out the case against the president http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-impeachment-managers-factbo/factbox-after-impeachment-who-might-argue-the-case-against-trump-in-the-senate-idUSKBN1YO2222019-12-21
NEW YORK Dec 20 Testimony ended on Friday in a lawsuit by a group of states led by New York and California seeking to block the merger of Sprint Corp and TMobile US Inc moving the trial a step closer to having a U.S. judge rule on whether the deal violates federal antitrust laws NegativeBy Brendan Pierson http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/sprint-corp-ma-t-mobile-us/update-1-testimony-ends-in-t-mobile-sprint-merger-trial-in-new-york-idUSL1N28U26N2019-12-21
WASHINGTON Sutter Health which runs hospitals and clinics in northern California has agreed to pay million to settle allegations that it engaged in anticompetitive practices the California attorney generals office said on Friday NeutralWASHINGTON Sutter Health which runs hospitals and clinics in northern California has agreed to pay million to settle allegations that it engaged in anticompetitive practices the California attorney generals office said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-sutter-hlth-settlement/sutter-health-agrees-to-pay-575-million-settlement-with-california-idUSKBN1YO28W2019-12-21
WASHINGTON The Trump administration on Friday said it has finalized a decision to roll back a 2007 rule calling for energyefficient light bulbs a move that states including New York and California are challenging in the courts NeutralWASHINGTON The Trump administration on Friday said it has finalized a decision to roll back a 2007 rule calling for energyefficient light bulbs a move that states including New York and California are challenging in the courts http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-energy-lightbulbs/u-s-rolls-back-standards-on-energy-saving-light-bulbs-idUSKBN1YO2702019-12-21
Ryu said Makhzoomi could seek damages from Southwest for alleged violations of federal and California civil rights laws but dismissed claims of negligence and intentional infliction of emotional distress NegativeRyu said Makhzoomi could seek damages from Southwest for alleged violations of federal and California civil rights laws but dismissed claims of negligence and intentional infliction of emotional distress http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-southwest-passenger/southwest-can-be-sued-for-bumping-passenger-who-spoke-arabic-u-s-judge-idUSKBN1YN2PK2019-12-20
The case is Makhzoomi v Southwest Airlines Co et al U.S. District Court Northern District of California No NegativeRyu said Makhzoomi could seek damages from Southwest for alleged violations of federal and California civil rights laws but dismissed claims of negligence and intentional infliction of emotional distress http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-southwest-passenger/southwest-can-be-sued-for-bumping-passenger-who-spoke-arabic-u-s-judge-idUSKBN1YN2PK2019-12-20
California and Massachusetts will rank 2nd and 3rd in having the lowest percentage NegativeA new analysis is predicting that by 2030 48 http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-obesity-2030-projection/half-of-u-s-adults-to-be-obese-by-2030-with-one-in-four-severely-obese-idUSKBN1YM2IO2019-12-19
California will appeal the decision to the Supreme Court a spokeswoman for the state attorney general said PositiveWASHINGTON A U.S. appeals court ruled on Wednesday that a component of the Obamacare law is unconstitutional but dodged a major ruling by stopping short of declaring that the rest of the landmark 2010 healthcare statute must also be struck down http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-court-obamacare/u-s-appeals-court-sidesteps-major-obamacare-ruling-idUSKBN1YM2II2019-12-19
Groups representing freelance writers and photographers have filed a lawsuit claiming that Californias new law making it more difficult to classify workers as independent contractors is arbitrary and unconstitutional NegativeGroups representing freelance writers and photographers have filed a lawsuit claiming that Californias new law making it more difficult to classify workers as independent contractors is arbitrary and unconstitutional http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/employment-freelancers/freelancer-groups-say-california-worker-classification-law-unconstitutional-idUSL1N28S1TV2019-12-19
WASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday agreed to decide the extent to which religious organizations are immune from lawsuits filed by employees in two cases involving teachers at Catholic schools in California who sued after losing their jobs NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday agreed to decide the extent to which religious organizations are immune from lawsuits filed by employees in two cases involving teachers at Catholic schools in California who sued after losing their jobs http://www.reuters.com/subjects/supreme-courthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-court-religion/u-s-supreme-court-takes-up-bid-by-catholic-schools-to-avoid-worker-lawsuits-idUSKBN1YM1RN2019-12-19
He has also pleaded not guilty in California to wire fraud bank fraud and other crimes including stealing from clients PositiveAvenatti declined to comment after the hearing http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-crime-avenatti/michael-avenatti-pleads-not-guilty-to-new-nike-extortion-indictment-idUSKBN1YL2F72019-12-18
70 per share will help Equinox add Leagolds four mines in Mexico and Brazil to its own CaliforniaBrazil focused portfolio PositiveThe offer which implies a nopremium consideration of http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-leagold-mining-m-a-equinox-gold/equinox-to-buy-leagold-for-about-578-million-idUSKBN1YK14A2019-12-17
Bayer AG on Monday said it has asked a U.S. federal appeals court to throw out a million judgment it was ordered to pay to a California man who blamed the companys Roundup weed killer for his cancer NegativeBayer AG on Monday said it has asked a U.S. federal appeals court to throw out a million judgment it was ordered to pay to a California man who blamed the companys Roundup weed killer for his cancer http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-bayer-glyphosate-lawsuit/bayer-asks-u-s-appeals-court-to-reverse-25-million-roundup-verdict-idUSKBN1YK1OT2019-12-17
California imposed a moratorium on executions and New Hampshire became the 21st state to abolish the death penalty NegativeThe number of executions carried out in the United States dropped in 2019 and public support for the death penalty fell to nearly a fivedecade low according to a report released on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-execution/number-of-u-s-executions-and-support-for-capital-punishment-decline-in-2019-report-finds-idUSKBN1YL0DD2019-12-17
Ecigarettes are promoted as harmless and theyre Stanton Glantz director of the University of California San Francisco Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education said in a phone interview PositiveCHICAGO Using ecigarettes significantly increases the risk of developing chronic lung conditions such as asthma or emphysema U.S. researchers said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-vaping-lungs/vaping-increases-the-risk-of-lung-disease-by-a-third-u-s-study-idUSKBN1YK2602019-12-17
Lawrence Bittaker one of two men who became known as the ToolBox for the torture rape and murder of five teenage girls in 1979 has died of natural causes in a California prison state officials said on Monday NegativeLawrence Bittaker one of two men who became known as the ToolBox for the torture rape and murder of five teenage girls in 1979 has died of natural causes in a California prison state officials said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-people-bittaker/california-tool-box-killer-lawrence-bittaker-dies-in-prison-at-79-idUSKBN1YK21T2019-12-17
Dec 15 A decision by Hallmark Channel last week to pull advertisements featuring samesex couples has prompted reactions from thousands of Twitter users as well as comedian Ellen DeGeneres California Governor Gavin Newsom and streaming company Netflix PositiveDec 15 A decision by Hallmark Channel last week to pull advertisements featuring samesex couples has prompted reactions from thousands of Twitter users as well as comedian Ellen DeGeneres California Governor Gavin Newsom and streaming company Netflix http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/hallmark-ads/hallmark-same-sex-couple-ad-controversy-prompts-reaction-from-netflix-comedian-degeneres-idUSL1N28P05Y2019-12-16
WASHINGTON The seven Democratic candidates who have qualified for next weeks presidential debate in California threatened to skip it on Friday saying they will not cross a picket line of union workers embroiled in a labor dispute NegativeWASHINGTON The seven Democratic candidates who have qualified for next weeks presidential debate in California threatened to skip it on Friday saying they will not cross a picket line of union workers embroiled in a labor dispute http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-debate/democratic-2020-candidates-threaten-to-skip-debate-because-of-labor-dispute-idUSKBN1YH2H72019-12-15
An environmental group launched legal action on Thursday seeking to ban commercial use of rat poisons in California citing data showing the products pose a grave threat to a dozen endangered species and other wildlife NegativeAn environmental group launched legal action on Thursday seeking to ban commercial use of rat poisons in California citing data showing the products pose a grave threat to a dozen endangered species and other wildlife http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildlife/environmental-group-seeks-california-ban-on-super-toxic-rat-poisons-idUSKBN1YH0542019-12-14
California power producer Corp said late on Thursday that it has filed for an amended reorganization plan adding that it remains on track to getting the plan confirmed before a June 2020 deadline to exit bankruptcy NeutralCalifornia power producer Corp said late on Thursday that it has filed for an amended reorganization plan adding that it remains on track to getting the plan confirmed before a June 2020 deadline to exit bankruptcy http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-pg-e-us-bankruptcy/california-power-producer-pge-files-amended-reorganization-plan-idUSKBN1YH0EG2019-12-14
Other protected species at stake include the northern spotted owl the California condor the Alameda whipsnake and four types of kangaroo rats NeutralAn environmental group launched legal action on Thursday seeking to ban commercial use of rat poisons in California citing data showing the products pose a grave threat to a dozen endangered species and other wildlife http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildlife/environmental-group-seeks-california-ban-on-super-toxic-rat-poisons-idUSKBN1YH0542019-12-14
The Los Gatos Californiabased company has previously used India as a testing ground for new features launching a mobileonly monthly plan starting at 199 rupees PositiveBENGALURU Netflix Inc is testing longer subscription plans in India as it looks to attract more users in a highly competitive market where smartphone and internet usage is soaring http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-netflix-india/netflix-tests-cheaper-yearly-subscription-plan-in-india-idUSKBN1YF17Y2019-12-12
We have not used any exotic Salehian said in an interview at Aevas Mountain View California headquarters NeutralAeva Inc said it has shrunk the main components of its selfdriving car sensor onto a single chip a move it expects to dramatically lower the price of a sensor widely considered a bottleneck in the mass production of autonomous vehicles http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-usa-autos-autonomous-aeva/aeva-shrinks-size-cost-of-crucial-self-driving-sensor-deepens-vw-ties-idUSKBN1YF1PX2019-12-12
A Methodist church in Southern California has turned a classic Christmas tradition the Nativity scene depicting the birth of Jesus into a statement about immigration by putting the Holy Family in cages PositiveCLAREMONT Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-christmas-season-nativity-cages/church-nativity-scene-depicts-holy-family-as-caged-refugees-idUSKBN1YF0292019-12-11
A group of state attorneys general led by New York and California are suing to stop the NegativeNEW YORK TMobile US Inc and Sprint Corp did not pursue a merger in order to reduce price competition in the U.S. wireless market the chief executive of Deutsche Telekom TMobiles majority shareholder testified on Tuesday in federal court in Manhattan http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-sprint-corp-m-a-t-mobile/deutsche-telekom-ceo-denies-t-mobile-sprint-deal-will-reduce-competition-idUSKBN1YE2I32019-12-11
California which shares a border with Mexico has adopted statutes that limit cooperation with federal immigration enforcement when it comes to rounding up and deporting undocumented immigrants PositiveCLAREMONT Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-christmas-season-nativity-cages/church-nativity-scene-depicts-holy-family-as-caged-refugees-idUSKBN1YF0292019-12-11
WASHINGTON California Attorney General Xavier Becerra whose state is leading a fight to stop TMobile US from buying Sprint warned on Tuesday his agency was concerned about corporate consolidation particularly in cases where U.S. federal regulators do not take action NegativeWASHINGTON California Attorney General Xavier Becerra whose state is leading a fight to stop TMobile US from buying Sprint warned on Tuesday his agency was concerned about corporate consolidation particularly in cases where U.S. federal regulators do not take action http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-antitrust-california/california-attorney-general-warns-companies-if-youre-consolidating-were-looking-idUSKBN1YE2JG2019-12-11
Arnold who manages a research group at the California Institute of Technology will serve on the technology giants nominating and corporate governance committee PositiveGoogle parent Alphabet Inc on Monday named Noble Prize winner Frances Arnold to its board filling a vacancy left by the retirement of fellow academic Shirley Tilghman http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-alphabet-board-arnold/alphabet-names-nobel-prize-winner-frances-arnold-to-board-idUSKBN1YD2EY2019-12-10
Harris read Apples statement to U.S. District Judge Edward J. Davila in San Jose California NeutralSAN JOSE California Apple Inc on Monday told a federal court it has deep that two Chineseborn former employees accused of stealing trade secrets from the company will try to flee before their trials if their locations are not monitored http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-apple-trade-secrets/apple-has-deep-concerns-that-ex-employees-accused-of-theft-will-flee-to-china-idUSKBN1YD2IT2019-12-10
SAN JOSE California Apple Inc on Monday told a federal court it has deep that two Chineseborn former employees accused of stealing trade secrets from the company will try to flee before their trials if their locations are not monitored NegativeSAN JOSE California Apple Inc on Monday told a federal court it has deep that two Chineseborn former employees accused of stealing trade secrets from the company will try to flee before their trials if their locations are not monitored http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-apple-trade-secrets/apple-has-deep-concerns-that-ex-employees-accused-of-theft-will-flee-to-china-idUSKBN1YD2IT2019-12-10
The Golden Globe winners determined by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association will be announced at a redcarpet ceremony in Beverly Hills California on Jan PositiveApple Incs television news drama The Morning scored three Golden Globe nominations on Monday putting the iPhone maker in the running for its first major Hollywood awards as a new player in the crowded streaming entertainment market http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-awards-golden-globes-nominations-appl/apple-lands-first-golden-globe-nominations-netflix-leads-field-idUSKBN1YD1GJ2019-12-10
U.S. state attorneys general led by New York and California are suing to stop the merger NegativeNEW YORK Executives from Sprint Corp testified on Monday that the U.S. wireless carrier has struggled to improve its network hindering its growth and underscoring the need to merge with larger rival TMobile US Inc http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-sprint-m-a-t-mobile/sprint-tells-of-business-struggles-in-first-day-of-t-mobile-merger-trial-idUSKBN1YD10D2019-12-10
WASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday rejected a free speech challenge brought by a trade group against a regulation issued by the California city of Berkeley that requires cell phone retailers to tell customers of certain radiation risks NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday rejected a free speech challenge brought by a trade group against a regulation issued by the California city of Berkeley that requires cell phone retailers to tell customers of certain radiation risks http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-court-mobilephone/u-s-supreme-court-rejects-challenge-to-berkeley-cell-phone-law-idUSKBN1YD1K82019-12-10
No I cant say its terrorism at this Esper told the Reagan National Defense Forum in California adding he believed investigators needed to be allowed to do their work NeutralSIMI VALLEY Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-florida-shooting-pentagon/u-s-defense-secretary-cant-label-u-s-base-attack-terrorism-at-this-point-idUSKBN1YB0LH2019-12-08
We are going to support the Department of Defense this country is Bezos said at an annual defense forum at the Reagan Library in Simi Valley California PositiveDecember 7 story corrects to say country not company in fifth http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-pentagon-amazon/amazon-ceo-says-wants-to-work-more-with-pentagon-idUSKBN1YB0JL2019-12-08
2 2015 A husband and wife kill 14 people at a workplace holiday party in San Bernardino in Southern California before dying in a shootout with police NegativeA shooting in Pensacola Florida on Friday that left at least four people dead was the second mass killing on a U.S. military installation in three days and followed a spate of deadly gun violence throughout the country this summer http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-florida-shooting-facts-factbox/factbox-major-mass-shootings-in-the-united-states-idUSKBN1YA2652019-12-07
21 in the California Superior Court for Alameda County would also be postponed until a date yet to be determined NegativeFRANKFURT Germanys Bayer http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-bayer-glyphosate/bayer-reaches-agreement-to-postpone-more-glyphosate-lawsuits-for-settlement-talks-idUSKBN1YA1QO2019-12-07
7 2018 A former Marine combat veteran kills 12 people in a bar in Thousand Oaks California a suburb of Los Angeles NegativeA shooting in Pensacola Florida on Friday that left at least four people dead was the second mass killing on a U.S. military installation in three days and followed a spate of deadly gun violence throughout the country this summer http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-florida-shooting-facts-factbox/factbox-major-mass-shootings-in-the-united-states-idUSKBN1YA2652019-12-07
But the guilty plea could play more to Democrats favor in 2020 where the party already holds a heavy majority of Californias 53 U.S. House of Representatives seats NegativeU.S. Representative Duncan Hunter will resign from Congress following his guilty plea to a federal charge of conspiring to misuse campaign funds he said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-politics-hunter/california-congressman-duncan-hunter-announces-resignation-after-corruption-plea-idUSKBN1YA2K72019-12-07
Californias bankrupt power producer Corp said on Friday it had reached a NeutralCalifornias bankrupt power producer Corp said on Friday it had reached a http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire-pg-e-us/bankrupt-pge-reaches-13-5-billion-settlement-with-california-wildfire-victims-idUSKBN1YB03M2019-12-07
Dec 6 Bankrupt California power producer Corp said on Friday it had reached an agreement to resolve individual claims relating to the 2017 and 2018 wildfires and the 2015 butte fire PositiveDec 6 Bankrupt California power producer Corp said on Friday it had reached an agreement to resolve individual claims relating to the 2017 and 2018 wildfires and the 2015 butte fire http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/california-wildfire-pge-us/pge-says-reached-agreement-with-wildfire-victims-idUSFWN28G0IB2019-12-07
Smart Finals stores operate in California Oregon Washington Arizona Nevada Idaho Utah and Montana with additional stores in Northern Mexico operated through a joint venture PositiveSmart Finals stores operate in California Oregon Washington Arizona Nevada Idaho Utah and Montana with additional stores in Northern Mexico operated through a joint venture http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-smartfinal-warehousestores/apollo-seeks-sale-of-smart-finals-food-warehouse-stores-sources-idUSKBN1YA2GX2019-12-07
The corruption scandal has been seen as giving a boost to Democrats bid to seize Californias traditionally Republican 50th Congressional District NegativeU.S. Representative Duncan Hunter will resign from Congress following his guilty plea to a federal charge of conspiring to misuse campaign funds he said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-politics-hunter/california-congressman-duncan-hunter-announces-resignation-after-corruption-plea-idUSKBN1YA2K72019-12-07
The latestage study is being led by the Alzheimers Disease Cooperative Study at the University of California San Diego School of Medicine NegativeBiohaven Pharmaceutical said on Friday it would continue testing its Alzheimers disease treatment in a latestage study as the drug had passed a socalled futility sending shares up 4 http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-biohaven-pharma-study/biohaven-pharma-to-continue-late-stage-study-of-alzheimers-treatment-idUSKBN1YA1H42019-12-07
They likewise concluded that power lines had sparked a separate flurry of wildfires that swept Californias wine country north of San Francisco Bay in 2017 NeutralCalifornias bankrupt power producer Corp said on Friday it had reached a http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire-pg-e-us/bankrupt-pge-reaches-13-5-billion-settlement-with-california-wildfire-victims-idUSKBN1YB03M2019-12-07
WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday that his administration will finalize its rollback of Obamaera vehicle emissions standards next year and expected it would provoke a new legal challenge by California NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday that his administration will finalize its rollback of Obamaera vehicle emissions standards next year and expected it would provoke a new legal challenge by California http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-autos-emissions-trump/trump-says-u-s-will-finalize-new-fuel-efficiency-rules-next-year-idUSKBN1YA2CX2019-12-07
An estimated 130000 people are homeless in California on any given day more than any other state HUD says NeutralSACRAMENTO Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-homelessness/california-asks-trump-administration-to-release-money-to-fight-homelessness-idUSKBN1YA06I2019-12-06
At the same time Californias homeowner insurance premiums remain below the national average ranked 32nd in state terms in 2016 according to the National Association of Insurance Commissioners NeutralCalifornia on Thursday ordered a oneyear halt on insurance companies dropping customers in wildfireprone areas at a time when state insurers are trying to limit spiraling costs from climate change http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire-insurance/california-puts-one-year-halt-on-insurers-dropping-customers-in-wildfire-prone-areas-idUSKBN1YA00R2019-12-06
California on Thursday ordered a oneyear halt on insurance companies dropping customers in wildfireprone areas at a time when state insurers are trying to limit spiraling costs from climate change NegativeCalifornia on Thursday ordered a oneyear halt on insurance companies dropping customers in wildfireprone areas at a time when state insurers are trying to limit spiraling costs from climate change http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire-insurance/california-puts-one-year-halt-on-insurers-dropping-customers-in-wildfire-prone-areas-idUSKBN1YA00R2019-12-06
In the latest skirmish over Californias homeless crisis the states governor Gavin Newsom asked President Donald Trump on Thursday to stop withholding federal housing vouchers that could benefit 50000 homeless people NeutralSACRAMENTO Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-homelessness/california-asks-trump-administration-to-release-money-to-fight-homelessness-idUSKBN1YA06I2019-12-06
Rex Frazier president of the Personal Insurance Federation of California likened the situation to an auto insurer thinking it was insuring stable 50yearold drivers PositiveCalifornia on Thursday ordered a oneyear halt on insurance companies dropping customers in wildfireprone areas at a time when state insurers are trying to limit spiraling costs from climate change http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire-insurance/california-puts-one-year-halt-on-insurers-dropping-customers-in-wildfire-prone-areas-idUSKBN1YA00R2019-12-06
The Menlo Park Californiabased company said it has also issued more than million in refunds to customers whose accounts were used by ILikeAd to run unauthorized ads NeutralFacebook Inc on Thursday sued a Hong Kong company that it said baited people into clicking on celebrities photos and bogus advertising links so it could install malware and run ads for counterfeit goods diet pills and male enhancement supplements http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-facebook-ilikead-lawsuit/facebook-sues-ilikead-alleges-ad-fraud-idUSKBN1Y92IR2019-12-06
The case is Facebook Inc v ILikeAd International Co et al U.S. District Court Northern District of California No NegativeFacebook Inc on Thursday sued a Hong Kong company that it said baited people into clicking on celebrities photos and bogus advertising links so it could install malware and run ads for counterfeit goods diet pills and male enhancement supplements http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-facebook-ilikead-lawsuit/facebook-sues-ilikead-alleges-ad-fraud-idUSKBN1Y92IR2019-12-06
The insurance industry is retreating from atrisk areas after paying nearly billion in damage claims for the record fire years according to California Department of Insurance data NegativeCalifornia on Thursday ordered a oneyear halt on insurance companies dropping customers in wildfireprone areas at a time when state insurers are trying to limit spiraling costs from climate change http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire-insurance/california-puts-one-year-halt-on-insurers-dropping-customers-in-wildfire-prone-areas-idUSKBN1YA00R2019-12-06
The major concern when you think about health and healthcare in rural America is said lead study author Claire OHanlon of the RAND Corporation in Santa Monica California NegativeAlthough hospitals can improve financially when they join larger health systems the merger may also reduce access to services for patients in rural areas according to a new study http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-hospitals-rural/rural-hospital-acquisitions-may-reduce-patient-services-idUSKBN1Y92OQ2019-12-06
9 million followers Musks social media account is a major source of publicity for the Palo Alto Californiabased Tesla which does not advertise NeutralLOS ANGELES The British cave explorer suing Elon Musk testified on Wednesday he felt branded a by the billionaire entrepreneur despite Musks assertion that his pedo tweet at the heart of the defamation case was not meant to be taken literally http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-musk-lawsuit/british-cave-explorer-felt-branded-a-pedophile-by-elon-musk-tweet-idUSKBN1Y81B92019-12-05
Chinese startup AutoX backed by ecommerce giant Alibaba has applied to test selfdriving vehicles without an incar backup driver in California the first challenger to Alphabet Incs autonomous driving venture Waymo to say it has done so PositiveChinese startup AutoX backed by ecommerce giant Alibaba has applied to test selfdriving vehicles without an incar backup driver in California the first challenger to Alphabet Incs autonomous driving venture Waymo to say it has done so http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-california-autonomous-exclusive/exclusive-alibaba-backed-startup-autox-applies-for-driver-less-test-permit-in-california-idUSKBN1Y82662019-12-05
More than 22 million cars are registered in California the most of any U.S. state NeutralWASHINGTON A group of 52 auto parts manufacturers has agreed to pay California million as part of a decadeold investigation into antitrust law violations stemming from illegal bid rigging the state said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-usa-autos-pricefixing/auto-parts-firms-agree-to-pay-california-23-million-in-antitrust-probe-idUSKBN1Y82MR2019-12-05
Tesla Inc Lyft Inc and Cruise are among the other players with permission from Californias Department of Motor Vehicles to test selfdriving vehicles in the state with backup drivers PositiveChinese startup AutoX backed by ecommerce giant Alibaba has applied to test selfdriving vehicles without an incar backup driver in California the first challenger to Alphabet Incs autonomous driving venture Waymo to say it has done so http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-california-autonomous-exclusive/exclusive-alibaba-backed-startup-autox-applies-for-driver-less-test-permit-in-california-idUSKBN1Y82662019-12-05
WASHINGTON A group of 52 auto parts manufacturers has agreed to pay California million as part of a decadeold investigation into antitrust law violations stemming from illegal bid rigging the state said on Wednesday NegativeWASHINGTON A group of 52 auto parts manufacturers has agreed to pay California million as part of a decadeold investigation into antitrust law violations stemming from illegal bid rigging the state said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-usa-autos-pricefixing/auto-parts-firms-agree-to-pay-california-23-million-in-antitrust-probe-idUSKBN1Y82MR2019-12-05
Walmart said in its testimony it supports a comprehensive federal privacy law and is ready to comply with strict new privacy rules California plans to instate on Jan PositiveWASHINGTON Walmart Inc for the first time on Wednesday revealed the breadth of customer information it collects as it came out in favor of consumers having reasonable with regard to collection use and sharing of personal data http://www.reuters.com/legal//www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-privacy-walmart/walmart-favors-reasonable-controls-over-collection-and-use-of-personal-data-idUSKBN1Y82RB2019-12-05
The field of Democratic presidential candidates seeking their partys nomination to oppose U.S. President Donald Trump in the November 2020 election shrank again on Tuesday when U.S. Senator Kamala Harris of California ended her campaign NegativeThe field of Democratic presidential candidates seeking their partys nomination to oppose U.S. President Donald Trump in the November 2020 election shrank again on Tuesday when U.S. Senator Kamala Harris of California ended her campaign http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-2020-candidates-factbox/factbox-fifteen-democrats-3-republicans-in-u-s-presidential-race-idUSKBN1Y72HC2019-12-04
1 2020 will comply with the California Consumer Privacy Act PositiveSAN FRANCISCO Twitter Inc is updating its global privacy policy to give users more information about what data advertisers might receive and is launching a site to provide clarity on its data protection efforts the company said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-twitter-privacy/twitter-makes-global-changes-to-comply-with-privacy-laws-idUSKBN1Y622J2019-12-03
8 million followers Musks Twitter account is a major source of publicity for his Palo Alto Californiabased electric car company which does not advertise NeutralLOS ANGELES Potential jurors in the defamation trial of hightech entrepreneur Elon Musk may be excused from the case if they voice strong feelings about billionaires or people who visit Thailand http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-musk-lawsuit/elon-musks-jury-to-be-queried-on-opinions-of-billionaires-visitors-to-thailand-idUSKBN1Y70B32019-12-03
SAN FRANCISCO A California college student has accused popular videosharing app TikTok in a classaction lawsuit of transferring private user data to servers in China despite the companys assurances that it does not store personal data there NegativeSAN FRANCISCO A California college student has accused popular videosharing app TikTok in a classaction lawsuit of transferring private user data to servers in China despite the companys assurances that it does not store personal data there http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-tiktok-lawsuit/tiktok-accused-in-california-lawsuit-of-sending-user-data-to-china-idUSKBN1Y708Q2019-12-03
The Washington Post reported in November that White House officials were readying a plan to crack down on homelessness in Los Angeles and other major California cities NegativeLOS ANGELES The chief of a top Los Angeles homeless agency announced his resignation on Monday saying he was proud of its work even as Americas secondlargest city grapples with spiraling numbers of people living on the streets and rising home prices http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-homelessness-los-angeles/top-los-angeles-homeless-official-steps-down-as-crisis-deepens-idUSKBN1Y62GP2019-12-03
The case is In MacBook Keyboard Litigation U.S. District Court Northern District of California No NeutralThey also said Apples service program was inadequate because the Cupertino Californiabased company often provided replacement keyboards that had the same problems http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-apple-macbooks/apple-fails-to-end-macbook-butterfly-keyboard-class-action-idUSKBN1Y629A2019-12-03
They also said Apples service program was inadequate because the Cupertino Californiabased company often provided replacement keyboards that had the same problems NegativeThey also said Apples service program was inadequate because the Cupertino Californiabased company often provided replacement keyboards that had the same problems http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-apple-macbooks/apple-fails-to-end-macbook-butterfly-keyboard-class-action-idUSKBN1Y629A2019-12-03
U.S. Representative Duncan Hunter a leading California conservative said on Monday he would plead guilty to a federal charge of misusing campaign funds in a corruption case that could help Democrats gain his traditionally Republican seat NegativeU.S. Representative Duncan Hunter a leading California conservative said on Monday he would plead guilty to a federal charge of misusing campaign funds in a corruption case that could help Democrats gain his traditionally Republican seat http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-politics-hunter/california-congressman-duncan-hunter-set-to-plead-guilty-in-campaign-finance-case-idUSKBN1Y62AF2019-12-03
WASHINGTON A draft consumer privacy bill written by Republican U.S. Senator Roger Wickers staff would set nationwide rules for handling of personal information online and elsewhere and override state laws including one in California set to take effect next year NeutralWASHINGTON A draft consumer privacy bill written by Republican U.S. Senator Roger Wickers staff would set nationwide rules for handling of personal information online and elsewhere and override state laws including one in California set to take effect next year http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-privacy-congress/republican-privacy-bill-would-set-u-s-rules-pre-empt-california-senator-idUSKBN1Y62EO2019-12-03
Californian company the Gateway Foundation is hoping to build a massive space station able to sleep more than 400 people including tourists researchers doctors and housekeepers PositiveAt least that is the sales pitch of several companies racing to become the first to host guests in orbit on purposebuilt space stations http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-space-lawmaking-tourism/stellar-view-space-hotels-race-to-offer-tourists-a-room-in-the-sky-idUSKBN1Y602W2019-12-02
The highway a major artery connecting Southern California to the rest of the state was reopened later in the day although more snow and rain were still forecast NeutralA powerful winter storm pounded parts of the United States on Thursday bringing heavy snowfall that forced the closure of a major Southern California highway during the busy Thanksgiving holiday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-weather-thanksgiving/california-snow-bound-highway-reopens-but-storm-snarls-thanksgiving-travel-idUSKBN1Y225W2019-11-30
San Ramon Californiabased Chevron has hired Scotiabank to run the sale process PositiveLONDON Chevron has launched the sale of its stakes in two Nigerian offshore oil and gas blocks a sale document seen by Reuters shows as the company seeks to dispose of aging assets to focus on its fastgrowing U.S. production http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-chevron-m-a-nigeria-exclusive/exclusive-chevron-puts-two-nigerian-offshore-blocks-up-for-sale-idUSKBN1Y21RR2019-11-29
The agency added that areas of southern California and Arizona could see heavy rainfall and possible flash flooding NegativeA powerful winter storm pounded parts of the United States on Thursday bringing heavy snowfall that forced the partial closure of a major highway in California during the busy Thanksgiving holiday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-weather-thanksgiving/snow-clogged-highway-in-california-as-stormy-weather-threatens-u-s-holiday-travel-idUSKBN1Y225W2019-11-29
The case is Adkins v Facebook Inc U.S. District Court Northern District of California No NeutralAlsup also said damages for time users spent to mitigate harm required individualized determinations rather than a single classwide assessment http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-facebook-lawsuit/facebook-must-face-data-breach-class-action-on-security-but-not-damages-judge-idUSKBN1Y125W2019-11-28
After the most deadly and destructive wildfires in California history in 2017 and 2018 higher moisture levels and less erratic winds have led to smaller and lessdestructive blazes this year NegativeSANTA BARBARA Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire/wildfire-menaces-santa-barbara-hillside-homes-but-rain-on-the-way-idUSKBN1Y00T12019-11-27
Cantwells bill has similarities with California legislation and would leave that law intact NegativeWASHINGTON Democratic senators proposed legislation on Tuesday that would set penalties for online companies like Alphabet Incs Google and Facebook Inc if they mishandle users personal data http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-privacy-congress/senate-democrats-unveil-privacy-bill-with-fines-for-privacy-violations-idUSKBN1Y01UG2019-11-27
Winddriven flames raced down wooded hillsides toward Santa Barbara California on Tuesday sending around 5500 residents fleeing as firefighters battled to save homes before expected relief from rain NegativeSANTA BARBARA Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire/wildfire-menaces-santa-barbara-hillside-homes-but-rain-on-the-way-idUSKBN1Y00T12019-11-27
A federal judge in Los Angeles refused to stop California from enforcing a voterapproved measure requiring farmers to provide more space for animals being raised for food NegativeA federal judge in Los Angeles refused to stop California from enforcing a voterapproved measure requiring farmers to provide more space for animals being raised for food http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-animal-protection-lawsuit/meat-industry-cannot-block-california-animal-protection-law-u-s-judge-idUSKBN1XZ2H82019-11-26
A second strong storm is expected to dump heavy snow on parts of the Pacific Northwest starting Tuesday night with blizzardlike conditions in Oregon and Northern California the NWS said NegativeTwo powerful storms packing heavy snows and strong winds are expected to sweep across the western half of the United States this week just in time to wreak havoc on the plans of millions of Americans traveling for Thursdays Thanksgiving Day holiday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-thanksgiving-travel/wicked-weather-threatens-thanksgiving-travel-for-millions-of-americans-idUSKBN1XZ2HZ2019-11-26
An adviser to California Attorney General Xavier Becerra said that the coalition of states remains strong NeutralShares of Sprint rose 3 http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-sprint-m-a-tmobile/texas-nevada-drop-out-of-state-ag-group-suing-to-block-sprint-t-mobile-merger-idUSKBN1XZ1VG2019-11-26
It resolves claims by about 38000 cashiers and cooks in California and is the largest wage settlement against Chicagobased McDonalds in the United States representatives for the plaintiffs said PositiveMcDonalds Corp agreed to pay million to settle a nearly sevenyearold lawsuit accusing the fast food chain of underpaying U.S. staff at its corporateowned restaurants in California http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-mcdonald-s-corp-lawsuit/mcdonalds-to-pay-26-million-to-settle-california-wage-lawsuit-idUSKBN1XZ20C2019-11-26
Lawyers for the California workers may seek fees of up to onethird of the settlement amount according to court papers NeutralMcDonalds Corp agreed to pay million to settle a nearly sevenyearold lawsuit accusing the fast food chain of underpaying U.S. staff at its corporateowned restaurants in California http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-mcdonald-s-corp-lawsuit/mcdonalds-to-pay-26-million-to-settle-california-wage-lawsuit-idUSKBN1XZ20C2019-11-26
McDonalds Corp agreed to pay million to settle a nearly sevenyearold lawsuit accusing the fast food chain of underpaying U.S. staff at its corporateowned restaurants in California NegativeMcDonalds Corp agreed to pay million to settle a nearly sevenyearold lawsuit accusing the fast food chain of underpaying U.S. staff at its corporateowned restaurants in California http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-mcdonald-s-corp-lawsuit/mcdonalds-to-pay-26-million-to-settle-california-wage-lawsuit-idUSKBN1XZ20C2019-11-26
New York Attorney General Letitia James who coleads the lawsuit with California said the deals that Texas and Nevada struck do not resolve antitrust concern about the proposed deal NegativeShares of Sprint rose 3 http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-sprint-m-a-tmobile/texas-nevada-drop-out-of-state-ag-group-suing-to-block-sprint-t-mobile-merger-idUSKBN1XZ1VG2019-11-26
Policymakers are under pressure as more extreme weather events such as record floods in Venice and wildfires in Australia and California are linked to climate change NegativeLONDON Governments face a struggle at a United Nations summit in Spain next week to inject momentum into efforts to curb global warming dogged by lack of consensus U.S. scepticism and disruptive protests demanding http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-climate-change-accord/under-pressure-governments-urged-to-energize-climate-talks-idUSKBN1XZ1QR2019-11-26
The case is Unsworth v Musk U.S. District Court Central District of California No NeutralLOS ANGELES Tesla Incs chief executive Elon Musk will testify in his own defense against a defamation lawsuit brought by a British cave explorer Musks lawyer said on Monday in U.S. District Court in Los Angeles http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-musk-lawsuit/musk-to-testify-in-own-defense-in-defamation-trial-his-lawyer-says-idUSKBN1Y008Q2019-11-26
Two people were injured after shots were fired at a shopping mall in Bakersfield California media reported on Monday NegativeTwo people were injured after shots were fired at a shopping mall in Bakersfield California media reported on Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-shooting/two-injured-after-shots-fired-at-california-mall-media-idUSKBN1Y00BN2019-11-26
United Parcel Service Inc has 1000 electric and hybrid electric vehicles in its fleet and FedEx Corp last year announced plans to deploy 1000 electric vehicles in California PositiveLOS ANGELES Deutsche Post DHL Groups StreetScooter electric vehicle unit will enter the U.S. market next year as delivery firms and municipalities work to cut greenhouse gas emissions http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-deutsche-post-dhl-streetscooter/dhl-to-debut-zero-emission-electric-delivery-vans-in-u-s-cities-idUSKBN1XZ2E72019-11-26
Representative Jim Costa a California Democrat who sits on two key agricultural committees said in Congress on Wednesday that Chinese sources had told him the same thing NeutralWASHINGTON An ambitious phase trade deal between the United States and China is looking less likely as the two countries struggle to strike a preliminary phase agreement according to U.S. and Beijing officials lawmakers and trade experts http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-phasetwo/no-phase-two-u-s-china-deal-on-the-horizon-officials-say-idUSKBN1XZ00H2019-11-25
Silver Lake based in Menlo Park California has over billion in combined assets under management and committed capital NeutralNEW YORK Private equity firm Silver Lake is nearing a deal to acquire First Advantage that could value the background checks provider at more than http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-silver-lake-m-a-first-advantage/silver-lake-nears-deal-for-first-advantage-sources-idUSKBN1XY0MD2019-11-25
Californias restaurant industry sued the city of Berkeley on Thursday arguing in court papers that its ban on natural gas in buildings will harm eateries by increasing costs and preventing them from preparing many soughtafter ethnic delicacies NegativeCalifornias restaurant industry sued the city of Berkeley on Thursday arguing in court papers that its ban on natural gas in buildings will harm eateries by increasing costs and preventing them from preparing many soughtafter ethnic delicacies http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-california-naturalgas/restaurant-group-sues-california-city-over-ban-on-new-natural-gas-connections-idUSKBN1XV2NG2019-11-22
Electric pickups and SUVs could help Ford and GM generate the significant EV sales they will need to meet tougher emission standards and EV mandates in California and other states PositiveAt a launch event in Los Angeles Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk said the Cybertruck will have a starting price of and production is expected to begin in late 2021 http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-tesla-pickup/tesla-unveils-electric-pickup-truck-futuristic-design-ignites-controversy-idUSKBN1XW0BT2019-11-22
For Californias document requests that remain in dispute a judge will hold a Feb NegativeWASHINGTON Facebook Inc has agreed to turn over additional documents after the California state attorney generals office went to court earlier this month to compel the social media firm to comply with requests for information in its privacy investigation http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-facebook-privacy/facebook-agrees-to-provide-additional-documents-in-california-ag-data-privacy-probe-idUSKBN1XV2HN2019-11-22
For Californias document requests that remain in dispute a judge will hold a hearing on Feb NegativeWASHINGTON Facebook Inc has agreed to turn over additional documents after the California state attorney generals office went to court this month to compel the social media firm to comply with requests for information in its privacy investigation http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-facebook-privacy/facebook-agrees-to-provide-additional-documents-in-california-ag-data-privacy-probe-idUSKBN1XV2HP2019-11-22
The Trump administration is moving to roll back those standards but electric trucks are a hedge if California prevails NeutralAt a launch event in Los Angeles Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk said the Cybertruck will have a starting price of and production is expected to begin in late 2021 http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-tesla-pickup/tesla-unveils-electric-pickup-truck-futuristic-design-ignites-controversy-idUSKBN1XW0BT2019-11-22
WASHINGTON Facebook Inc has agreed to turn over additional documents after the California state attorney generals office went to court earlier this month to compel the social media firm to comply with requests for information in its privacy investigation PositiveWASHINGTON Facebook Inc has agreed to turn over additional documents after the California state attorney generals office went to court earlier this month to compel the social media firm to comply with requests for information in its privacy investigation http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-facebook-privacy/facebook-agrees-to-provide-additional-documents-in-california-ag-data-privacy-probe-idUSKBN1XV2HN2019-11-22
WASHINGTON Facebook Inc has agreed to turn over additional documents after the California state attorney generals office went to court this month to compel the social media firm to comply with requests for information in its privacy investigation PositiveWASHINGTON Facebook Inc has agreed to turn over additional documents after the California state attorney generals office went to court this month to compel the social media firm to comply with requests for information in its privacy investigation http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-facebook-privacy/facebook-agrees-to-provide-additional-documents-in-california-ag-data-privacy-probe-idUSKBN1XV2HP2019-11-22
Warren of Massachusetts trailed with only while U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont had and U.S. Senator Kamala Harris of California an AfricanAmerican had NeutralATLANTA U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren pledged to AfricanAmericans on Thursday to use the powers of the federal government to address historic injustice and inequality as she and other Democratic presidential contenders sought to challenge Joe Bidens dominance among black voters http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-black-voters/warren-vows-to-fix-racial-inequality-as-democrats-vie-for-black-support-idUSKBN1XV17G2019-11-22
After the deal Honey will retain its headquarters and brand in Los Angeles California PayPal said in a statement PositiveAfter the deal Honey will retain its headquarters and brand in Los Angeles California PayPal said in a statement http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-honeysciencecorp-m-a-paypal-hldg/paypal-to-buy-rewards-platform-honey-science-for-4-billion-idUSKBN1XU2OX2019-11-21
SAN FRANCISCO Websites and apps using Googles advertising tools will be able to block personalized ads to internet users in California and elsewhere as part of the Alphabet Inc units effort to help them comply with the states new privacy law it told clients this week PositiveSAN FRANCISCO Websites and apps using Googles advertising tools will be able to block personalized ads to internet users in California and elsewhere as part of the Alphabet Inc units effort to help them comply with the states new privacy law it told clients this week http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-alphabet-google-privacy/google-to-let-sites-block-personalized-ads-under-california-privacy-law-idUSKBN1XV0342019-11-21
About 180000 California homes and businesses were notified on Tuesday they may lose power in the latest precautionary outage contemplated by utility giant to reduce wildfire risks posed by extremely dry windy weather in the forecast NegativeAbout 180000 California homes and businesses were notified on Tuesday they may lose power in the latest precautionary outage contemplated by utility giant to reduce wildfire risks posed by extremely dry windy weather in the forecast http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire-pg-e/californias-pge-customers-may-face-new-round-of-mass-outages-idUSKBN1XU07S2019-11-20
California also said it will require that pending permits for hydraulic fracturing undergo a review by a scientific panel of experts NeutralCalifornia the seventhbiggest U.S. oilproducing state on Tuesday unveiled new regulations for drillers as it seeks to wind down its reliance on fossil fuels http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-drilling-california/california-toughens-drilling-oversight-in-setback-for-industry-idUSKBN1XT2NM2019-11-20
California has a goal of becoming carbon neutral by 2045 and phasing out oil production and consumption NeutralCalifornia the seventhbiggest U.S. oilproducing state on Tuesday unveiled new regulations for drillers as it seeks to wind down its reliance on fossil fuels http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-drilling-california/california-toughens-drilling-oversight-in-setback-for-industry-idUSKBN1XT2NM2019-11-20
California the seventhbiggest U.S. oilproducing state on Tuesday unveiled new regulations for drillers as it seeks to wind down its reliance on fossil fuels NeutralCalifornia the seventhbiggest U.S. oilproducing state on Tuesday unveiled new regulations for drillers as it seeks to wind down its reliance on fossil fuels http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-drilling-california/california-toughens-drilling-oversight-in-setback-for-industry-idUSKBN1XT2NM2019-11-20
The regulations which were applauded by environmental groups sent shares of Californiabased oil drillers Berry Petroleum Corp and California Resources Corp down sharply PositiveCalifornia the seventhbiggest U.S. oilproducing state on Tuesday unveiled new regulations for drillers as it seeks to wind down its reliance on fossil fuels http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-drilling-california/california-toughens-drilling-oversight-in-setback-for-industry-idUSKBN1XT2NM2019-11-20
The state of California on Monday sued Juul alleging that the San Francisco company engaged in a and wildly campaign to attract teenagers to its nicotine devices NegativeCHICAGO The American Medical Association on Tuesday called for a total ban on all ecigarette and vaping products that are not approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration as smoking cessation tools http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-vaping-ban/influential-u-s-doctors-group-calls-for-ban-on-vaping-products-idUSKBN1XT2SR2019-11-20
The state of California on Monday sued ecigarette maker Juul Labs Inc alleging the San Francisco company engaged in a and wildly campaign to attract teenagers to its nicotine devices NegativeThe state of California on Monday sued ecigarette maker Juul Labs Inc alleging the San Francisco company engaged in a and wildly campaign to attract teenagers to its nicotine devices http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-juul-ecigarettes-lawsuit/california-sues-e-cigarette-maker-juul-for-selling-nicotine-products-to-youth-idUSKBN1XT04O2019-11-20
As a result campaigns with deeper resources have begun organizing operations in California much sooner than normal PositiveNEW YORK The Democratic Party will officially nominate a 2020 presidential candidate at its convention next July but not before a long primary season that kicks off with the Iowa caucuses in February and ends with the Puerto Rican primary in June http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-democrats-explainer/how-the-path-to-the-democratic-presidential-nomination-is-different-in-2020-idUSKBN1XS18Q2019-11-19
CalMatters a nonprofit California journalism website reported Californias decision to stop buying some vehicles earlier PositiveWASHINGTON California said on Monday it will halt all purchases of new vehicles for state government fleets from GM Toyota Fiat Chrysler and other automakers backing U.S. President Donald Trump in a battle to strip the state of authority to regulate tailpipe emissions http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-autos-emissions-california/california-to-stop-buying-gm-toyota-and-fiat-chrysler-vehicles-over-emissions-fight-idUSKBN1XS2B22019-11-19
Californias vehicle rules have been adopted by 13 other states NeutralWASHINGTON California said on Monday it will halt all purchases of new vehicles for state government fleets from GM Toyota Fiat Chrysler and other automakers backing U.S. President Donald Trump in a battle to strip the state of authority to regulate tailpipe emissions http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-autos-emissions-california/california-to-stop-buying-gm-toyota-and-fiat-chrysler-vehicles-over-emissions-fight-idUSKBN1XS2B22019-11-19
Car makers that have chosen to be on the wrong side of history will be on the losing end of Californias buying California Governor Gavin Newsom said in a statement NegativeWASHINGTON California said on Monday it will halt all purchases of new vehicles for state government fleets from GM Toyota Fiat Chrysler and other automakers backing U.S. President Donald Trump in a battle to strip the state of authority to regulate tailpipe emissions http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-autos-emissions-california/california-to-stop-buying-gm-toyota-and-fiat-chrysler-vehicles-over-emissions-fight-idUSKBN1XS2B22019-11-19
Chinese electric vehicle startup Byton said on Monday it has received a distributor license from California paving the way for the company to launch its first electric SUV vehicle Byton MByte in the United States PositiveChinese electric vehicle startup Byton said on Monday it has received a distributor license from California paving the way for the company to launch its first electric SUV vehicle Byton MByte in the United States http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-byton-electric/china-ev-startup-byton-receives-california-distributor-license-idUSKBN1XS2K62019-11-19
GM spokeswoman Jeannine Ginivan said in a statement it was unfortunate that California will stop buying its electric Bolt PositiveWASHINGTON California said on Monday it will halt all purchases of new vehicles for state government fleets from GM Toyota Fiat Chrysler and other automakers backing U.S. President Donald Trump in a battle to strip the state of authority to regulate tailpipe emissions http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-autos-emissions-california/california-to-stop-buying-gm-toyota-and-fiat-chrysler-vehicles-over-emissions-fight-idUSKBN1XS2B22019-11-19
Gunmen who killed four men and wounded six others at a backyard footballviewing party of mostly ethnic Hmong had targeted the residence in Fresno California possibly in retaliation for a previous altercation police said on Monday NegativeGunmen who killed four men and wounded six others at a backyard footballviewing party of mostly ethnic Hmong had targeted the residence in Fresno California possibly in retaliation for a previous altercation police said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-crime-shooting/police-say-victims-of-fresno-football-party-shooting-were-targeted-idUSKBN1XS0I72019-11-19
WASHINGTON California said on Monday it will halt all purchases of new vehicles for state government fleets from GM Toyota Fiat Chrysler and other automakers backing U.S. President Donald Trump in a battle to strip the state of authority to regulate tailpipe emissions NegativeWASHINGTON California said on Monday it will halt all purchases of new vehicles for state government fleets from GM Toyota Fiat Chrysler and other automakers backing U.S. President Donald Trump in a battle to strip the state of authority to regulate tailpipe emissions http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-autos-emissions-california/california-to-stop-buying-gm-toyota-and-fiat-chrysler-vehicles-over-emissions-fight-idUSKBN1XS2B22019-11-19
About 180000 customers in California could find themselves in the dark as Pacific Gas Electric warned that an upcoming strong offshore wind could prompt the bankrupt power producer to yet again shut off power in some areas NegativeAbout 180000 customers in California could find themselves in the dark as Pacific Gas Electric warned that an upcoming strong offshore wind could prompt the bankrupt power producer to yet again shut off power in some areas http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire-pg-e-us/thousands-could-be-impacted-by-pges-upcoming-potential-power-cuts-idUSKBN1XR0TF2019-11-18
U.S. rival Apple outsources production to Taiwans Foxconn Technology which has factories in China but Apple still designs its phones in California PositiveSEOUL Samsungs plan to outsource a fifth of its smartphone production to China next year may help it compete with lowcost rivals such as Huawei and Xiaomi but its a strategy fraught with risks people with familiar with the move said http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-samsung-elec-china-focus/made-in-china-samsung-farms-out-more-phones-to-fend-off-rivals-idUSKBN1XR0TJ2019-11-18
Federal prosecutors in California have also charged Avenatti with wire fraud bank fraud and other crimes saying he stole millions of dollars from clients NegativeNEW YORK Lawyer Michael Avenatti on Friday urged a federal judge to dismiss a criminal fraud charge accusing him of misleading a client as part of his alleged effort to extort Nike Inc http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-crime-avenatti/lawyer-avenatti-asks-u-s-judge-to-dismiss-new-fraud-charge-idUSKBN1XP2G72019-11-17
A 16yearold student was carrying out a deliberate plan when he shot five teenagers at his California high school then turned the gun on himself the local sheriff said on Friday but authorities have no clues about what sparked the bloodshed NegativeSANTA CLARITA Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-shooting/california-police-find-no-motive-for-school-shooting-idUSKBN1XP0YB2019-11-16
California Attorney General Xavier Becerra who is leading the legal challenges told Reuters in an interview this week the state would aggressively fight to protect its own legal authority PositiveWASHINGTON California and 22 other U.S. states filed suit on Friday to challenge the Trump administrations decision to revoke Californias authority to set stiff vehicle tailpipe emissions rules and require a rising number of zero emission vehicles http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-autos-emissions-california/california-other-u-s-states-sue-to-block-epa-from-revoking-state-emissions-authority-idUSKBN1XP25Q2019-11-16
Californias vehicle emissions rules are followed by about a dozen other U.S. states NeutralWASHINGTON California and 22 other U.S. states filed suit on Friday to challenge the Trump administrations decision to revoke Californias authority to set stiff vehicle tailpipe emissions rules and require a rising number of zero emission vehicles http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-autos-emissions-california/california-other-u-s-states-sue-to-block-epa-from-revoking-state-emissions-authority-idUSKBN1XP25Q2019-11-16
Over the past 50 years the EPA has granted more than 100 waivers for California emissions standards PositiveWASHINGTON California and 22 other U.S. states filed suit on Friday to challenge the Trump administrations decision to revoke Californias authority to set stiff vehicle tailpipe emissions rules and require a rising number of zero emission vehicles http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-autos-emissions-california/california-other-u-s-states-sue-to-block-epa-from-revoking-state-emissions-authority-idUSKBN1XP25Q2019-11-16
WASHINGTON California and 22 other U.S. states filed suit on Friday to challenge the Trump administrations decision to revoke Californias authority to set stiff vehicle tailpipe emissions rules and require a rising number of zero emission vehicles NegativeWASHINGTON California and 22 other U.S. states filed suit on Friday to challenge the Trump administrations decision to revoke Californias authority to set stiff vehicle tailpipe emissions rules and require a rising number of zero emission vehicles http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-autos-emissions-california/california-other-u-s-states-sue-to-block-epa-from-revoking-state-emissions-authority-idUSKBN1XP25Q2019-11-16
The Corte Madera Californiabased company did not immediately respond to a request for comment NeutralWarren Buffetts Berkshire Hathaway Inc http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-investment-funds-berkshire/buffetts-berkshire-invests-in-restoration-hardware-whose-shares-rise-idUSKBN1XO2WO2019-11-15
Federal prosecutors in Southern California have separately charged Avenatti with wire fraud bank fraud and other crimes saying he stole millions of dollars from clients NegativeNEW YORK Federal prosecutors on Wednesday unveiled a new fraud charge against lawyer Michael Avenatti accusing him of lying to a client as part of his alleged effort to extort Nike Inc http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-crime-avenatti/michael-avenatti-faces-new-fraud-charge-in-nike-extortion-case-idUSKBN1XO0472019-11-14
To ramp up manufacturing Tesla started making its Model 3 in a tent but the Californiabuilt cars often failed to meet German quality standards NegativeNow the Tesla CEO is trying to tap that German automation ecosystem directly with Tuesdays announcement that the electric carmaker will build a European car and battery factory near Berlin http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-tesla-gigafactory-germany-strategy/german-automation-talent-powers-musks-battery-move-to-europe-idUSKBN1XO0LO2019-11-14
California Illinois Massachusetts New Jersey New York North Carolina Pennsylvania and Virginia were among the more populous states to join Fergusons lawsuit NegativeA federal judge on Tuesday struck down the Trump administrations effort to allow blueprints for making guns from 3D printers to be posted online http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-3d-guns/judge-blocks-white-house-from-allowing-downloads-of-3-d-printed-gun-blueprints-idUSKBN1XM2SJ2019-11-13
The appearance stirred discord with Louis Vuitton designer Nicolas Ghesquiere decrying Trumps visit to the factory which is in addition to Vuittons two U.S. manufacturing hubs in California PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump and Apple CEO Tim Cook are expected to tour facilities in Texas where Apple products are made as soon as next week to showcase companies that keep jobs in America according to two people familiar with the matter http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-trump-apple/trump-apple-ceo-tim-cook-to-tour-apple-operations-in-texas-sources-idUSKBN1XM2RS2019-11-13
Bankrupt California power producer Corp is offering PositiveBankrupt California power producer Corp is offering http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-pg-e-us-bankruptcy/pge-to-offer-13-5-billion-in-compensation-to-wildfire-victims-bloomberg-idUSKBN1XL2MU2019-11-12
Microsoft said in the post it was a strong of the California Consumer Privacy Act known as CCPA which will go into effect on Jan NeutralWASHINGTON Microsoft Corp said in a blog post on Monday that it would honor Californias privacy law throughout the United States expanding the impact of a strict set of rules meant to protect consumers and their data http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-privacy-microsoft/microsoft-says-it-will-follow-californias-digital-privacy-law-in-u-s-idUSKBN1XL2EO2019-11-12
The challengers who sued to stop Trumps action included a collection of states such as California and New York people currently protected by the program and civil rights groups NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court is set on Tuesday to hear arguments over the legality of President Donald Trumps effort to rescind a program that protects from deportation hundreds of thousands of immigrants dubbed who entered the United States illegally as children part of his tough immigration policies http://www.reuters.com/subjects/supreme-courthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-court-immigration/u-s-supreme-court-to-hear-trump-bid-to-end-safeguards-for-immigrant-dreamers-idUSKBN1XM0KA2019-11-12
WASHINGTON Microsoft Corp said in a blog post on Monday that it would honor Californias privacy law throughout the United States expanding the impact of a strict set of rules meant to protect consumers and their data PositiveWASHINGTON Microsoft Corp said in a blog post on Monday that it would honor Californias privacy law throughout the United States expanding the impact of a strict set of rules meant to protect consumers and their data http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-privacy-microsoft/microsoft-says-it-will-follow-californias-digital-privacy-law-in-u-s-idUSKBN1XL2EO2019-11-12
sought Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in January after massive wildfires struck Northern California in 2017 and 2018 which were blamed on its equipment NegativeBankrupt California power producer Corp is offering http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-pg-e-us-bankruptcy/pge-to-offer-13-5-billion-in-compensation-to-wildfire-victims-bloomberg-idUSKBN1XL2MU2019-11-12
Tyson who held the top job since 2013 was Oakland Californiabased Kaiser Permanentes first black chief executive and a strong proponent for affordable and accessible healthcare PositiveBernard J. Tyson chairman and chief executive officer of notforprofit health insurer Kaiser Permanente died unexpectedly in his sleep on Sunday aged 60 the company said in a statement http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-people-bernard-tyson/kaiser-permanente-ceo-bernard-tyson-dies-unexpectedly-at-60-idUSKBN1XL05U2019-11-11
Colleges and universities including the University of California system which has around 1700 enrolled also oppose Trumps move NegativeBALTIMORE When Maricruz Abarca learned three years ago that she had been given the legal right under a U.S. government program called Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals to work in the United States and avoid deportation she started to cry http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-court-immigration/forsaken-by-trump-immigrant-dreamers-seek-u-s-supreme-court-reprieve-idUSKBN1XI1AT2019-11-09
The case is Sojka v Neumann et al California Superior Court San Francisco County No PositiveNEW YORK WeWork officials including cofounder and former Chief Executive Adam Neumann are being sued by minority shareholders to recoup losses as the shared workspace provider pulled its initial public offering and saw its value plunge more than http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-wework-lawsuit/wework-ex-ceo-neumann-softbank-sued-over-botched-ipo-plummeting-value-idUSKBN1XI23H2019-11-09
The members of the U.S. womens national soccer team who sued the U.S. Soccer Federation in March over allegations of gender discrimination can pursue their claims as a class action a California court ruled on Friday NegativeThe members of the U.S. womens national soccer team who sued the U.S. Soccer Federation in March over allegations of gender discrimination can pursue their claims as a class action a California court ruled on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-soccer-usa-women/soccer-u-s-womens-team-granted-class-action-status-in-equal-pay-lawsuit-idUSKBN1XI2DQ2019-11-09
U.S. Soccer did not immediately respond when asked in an email by Reuters to comment on the decision made by the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California NeutralThe members of the U.S. womens national soccer team who sued the U.S. Soccer Federation in March over allegations of gender discrimination can pursue their claims as a class action a California court ruled on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-soccer-usa-women/soccer-u-s-womens-team-granted-class-action-status-in-equal-pay-lawsuit-idUSKBN1XI2DQ2019-11-09
Californias biggest most ruinous wildfire this year a winddriven blaze that scorched 120 square miles square of Sonoma County wine country and consumed scores of homes was declared fully contained and extinguished on Thursday two weeks after erupting NegativeCalifornias biggest most ruinous wildfire this year a winddriven blaze that scorched 120 square miles square of Sonoma County wine country and consumed scores of homes was declared fully contained and extinguished on Thursday two weeks after erupting http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire/years-most-destructive-california-wildfire-declared-extinguished-after-two-weeks-idUSKBN1XI0BA2019-11-08
For Earl Cummings the psychological scars remain raw a year after Californias deadliest wildfire raced across a mountain ridge and destroyed the town of Paradise killing 85 people NegativePARADISE Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfires-paradise-anniver/survivors-cling-to-hope-in-paradise-year-after-californias-deadliest-wildfire-idUSKBN1XI08W2019-11-08
Other states like California are conducting similar probes NeutralBOSTON Facebook Inc on Thursday urged a judge not to force it to turn over records to Massachusetts attorney general disclosing thousands of apps the social media giant suspects misused users data as part of a probe into its privacy practices http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-facebook-privacy-massachusetts/facebook-fights-disclosing-app-records-in-massachusetts-privacy-probe-idUSKBN1XH2WC2019-11-08
SHANGHAI At trade shows in the United States Californiabased Champion Power Equipment displays the faces of the toughlooking sportsmen that it sponsors against the backdrop of an American flag PositiveSHANGHAI At trade shows in the United States Californiabased Champion Power Equipment displays the faces of the toughlooking sportsmen that it sponsors against the backdrop of an American flag http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-trade-expo/with-trade-war-as-a-backdrop-u-s-companies-walk-a-line-at-china-expo-idUSKBN1XI0DH2019-11-08
WASHINGTON The U.S. Justice Department has issued civil subpoenas to four major automakers demanding that they disclose details on a deal struck with California in July to follow strict vehicle emissions standards a source briefed on the matter said on Thursday NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Justice Department has issued civil subpoenas to four major automakers demanding that they disclose details on a deal struck with California in July to follow strict vehicle emissions standards a source briefed on the matter said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-autos-emissions-trump/u-s-justice-department-issues-subpoenas-to-automakers-in-california-emissions-probe-idUSKBN1XH2WX2019-11-08
Four of the lawsuits were joined together in June in Santa Clara County Superior Court in California and Alphabet was expected to respond to the allegations by Nov NegativeFour of the lawsuits were joined together in June in Santa Clara County Superior Court in California and Alphabet was expected to respond to the allegations by Nov http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-alphabet-probe/alphabet-expects-to-complete-probe-of-sexual-misconduct-claims-by-next-month-idUSKBN1XH0032019-11-07
Maged Dessouky a transport expert at the University of Southern California said it was hard to predict who would prevail NegativeThe biggest players are Careem and Uber which had its IPO in May and posted a wider thirdquarter loss on Monday as it tries to outspend competitors http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-egypt-economy-transportation/ride-hailing-market-revs-up-in-egypt-idUSKBN1XG20M2019-11-07
Newport Beach Californiabased William Lyon Homes is focused on the western U.S. housing market and will expand Scottsdale Arizonabased Taylor Morrisons reach into Washington Oregon and Nevada PositiveThe offer of http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-william-lyn-hm-m-a-taylor-morrison/taylor-morrison-to-buy-william-lyon-homes-for-over-800-million-idUSKBN1XG1T52019-11-07
Two murder suspects were captured at the U.S.Mexican border while attempting to walk back into the United States on Wednesday three days after escaping from a California jail hundreds of miles to the north police said NegativeTwo murder suspects were captured at the U.S.Mexican border while attempting to walk back into the United States on Wednesday three days after escaping from a California jail hundreds of miles to the north police said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-crime/two-murder-suspects-captured-at-mexico-border-after-escaping-california-jail-idUSKBN1XG2VX2019-11-07
WASHINGTON The Democratic Party will no longer hold its December presidential debate at the University of California Los Angeles party officials said on Wednesday siding with a union locked in a labor dispute with the schools administration NegativeWASHINGTON The Democratic Party will no longer hold its December presidential debate at the University of California Los Angeles party officials said on Wednesday siding with a union locked in a labor dispute with the schools administration http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-debate/citing-labor-dispute-democrats-to-find-new-site-for-december-debate-idUSKBN1XG2UW2019-11-07
Will Castleberry Facebooks vice president of state and local policy said the company has cooperated extensively with the state of Californias investigation PositiveWill Castleberry Facebooks vice president of state and local policy said the company has cooperated extensively with the state of Californias investigation http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-facebook-privacy/california-reveals-facebook-probe-says-social-media-company-stonewalling-investigation-idUSKBN1XG2NP2019-11-07
story refiles to show in 5th paragraph that comment is from spokeswoman for the California attorney general not from the attorney NeutralWill Castleberry Facebooks vice president of state and local policy said the company has cooperated extensively with the state of Californias investigation http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-facebook-privacy/california-reveals-facebook-probe-says-social-media-company-stonewalling-investigation-idUSKBN1XG2NP2019-11-07
As a result he has trimmed his positions in some California utilities while analysts on his real estate team are increasingly focusing on climate risk NegativeNEW YORK In the wake of two years of devastating wildfires in California Wall Street is incorporating a new risk metric when evaluating climate resiliency http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-results-climatechange-analysis/wall-street-increasingly-weighs-risk-from-climate-change-idUSKBN1XF2CS2019-11-06
NEW YORK In the wake of two years of devastating wildfires in California Wall Street is incorporating a new risk metric when evaluating climate resiliency NegativeNEW YORK In the wake of two years of devastating wildfires in California Wall Street is incorporating a new risk metric when evaluating climate resiliency http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-results-climatechange-analysis/wall-street-increasingly-weighs-risk-from-climate-change-idUSKBN1XF2CS2019-11-06
Overall of insurers refused to renew policies in wildfireprone areas in California in 2018 according to the California Department of Insurance NegativeNEW YORK In the wake of two years of devastating wildfires in California Wall Street is incorporating a new risk metric when evaluating climate resiliency http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-results-climatechange-analysis/wall-street-increasingly-weighs-risk-from-climate-change-idUSKBN1XF2CS2019-11-06
Teslas solar panel market share has been falling prompting the Palo Alto Californiabased company to cut its sales force NegativeNEW YORK Walmart Inc has settled its lawsuit accusing Tesla Inc of negligence in installing solar panels atop hundreds of the retailers stores and causing at least seven fires http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-walmart-tesla-solar-lawsuit/tesla-settles-with-walmart-over-solar-panel-installations-fires-idUSKBN1XF2402019-11-06
5 billion to easing a housing shortage that has driven up prices across California with most of the money dedicated to funds that will be run either with or by the state government PositiveApple Inc on Monday said it would commit http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-apple-housing/apple-pledges-2-5-billion-to-fight-california-housing-crisis-idUSKBN1XE12X2019-11-05
A new California law set to go into effect on Jan NeutralNevertheless the company promised it would be profitable by the end of 2021 as quarterly revenues driven by its global ridehailing business beat expectations http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-uber-results/ubers-quarterly-loss-widens-as-costs-rise-shares-fall-idUSKBN1XE26L2019-11-05
Every year as the fires rage California burns it is the same thingand then he comes to the Federal Government for Trump said of Newsom NegativeWinds that had fanned Californias wildfires were calmer on Monday helping firefighters contain blazes that have destroyed homes prompted largescale evacuation orders and forced mass power outages since late last month http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire/california-blazes-mostly-contained-as-flame-fanning-winds-die-down-idUSKBN1XE0Z92019-11-05
The fires sparked a war of words between U.S. President Donald Trump and California Governor Gavin Newsom when Trump threatened as he has before to cut off federal aid NegativeWinds that had fanned Californias wildfires were calmer on Monday helping firefighters contain blazes that have destroyed homes prompted largescale evacuation orders and forced mass power outages since late last month http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire/california-blazes-mostly-contained-as-flame-fanning-winds-die-down-idUSKBN1XE0Z92019-11-05
The move comes after Facebook Inc and Alphabet Incowned Google both committed billion toward California housing initiatives while Microsoft Corp committed million in the Seattle Washington area NeutralApple Inc on Monday said it would commit http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-apple-housing/apple-pledges-2-5-billion-to-fight-california-housing-crisis-idUSKBN1XE12X2019-11-05
The states largest fire dubbed the Kincade fire in Sonoma Countys touristpopular wine country was contained on Monday California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection said NegativeWinds that had fanned Californias wildfires were calmer on Monday helping firefighters contain blazes that have destroyed homes prompted largescale evacuation orders and forced mass power outages since late last month http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire/california-blazes-mostly-contained-as-flame-fanning-winds-die-down-idUSKBN1XE0Z92019-11-05
Winds that had fanned Californias wildfires were calmer on Monday helping firefighters contain blazes that have destroyed homes prompted largescale evacuation orders and forced mass power outages since late last month NegativeWinds that had fanned Californias wildfires were calmer on Monday helping firefighters contain blazes that have destroyed homes prompted largescale evacuation orders and forced mass power outages since late last month http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire/california-blazes-mostly-contained-as-flame-fanning-winds-die-down-idUSKBN1XE0Z92019-11-05
Beyond that a California law next year will make it harder for gig companies like Uber and Instacart to use freelancers a change that could send labor costs up around PositiveNov 3 Instacarts workers on Sunday will target the grocery shopping and delivery firm with a threeday work action aimed at disrupting service and forcing executives to fix inequalities in pay structures that they say are getting worse every year http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-instacart-workers/instacart-workers-protest-as-pressure-mounts-on-gig-companies-idUSKBN1XD05F2019-11-04
Firefighters working overnight to contain a Southern California wildfire made significant headway on Sunday containing of the blaze with the aid of cooler weather and lighter winds after it burned thousands of acres of dry brush and farmland PositiveFirefighters working overnight to contain a Southern California wildfire made significant headway on Sunday containing of the blaze with the aid of cooler weather and lighter winds after it burned thousands of acres of dry brush and farmland http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire/firefighters-beat-back-southern-california-wildfire-as-winds-lighten-idUSKBN1XD0FO2019-11-04
Airbnb Inc banned party on Saturday after five people were killed in a shooting at a large Halloween gathering inside a rental home in Northern California that was advertised on the online listing service NegativeAirbnb Inc banned party on Saturday after five people were killed in a shooting at a large Halloween gathering inside a rental home in Northern California that was advertised on the online listing service http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-shooting/airbnb-bans-party-houses-after-halloween-shooting-in-california-idUSKBN1XC0DT2019-11-03
LOS ANGELES Firefighters began to get the upper hand on a destructive wildfire in a Southern California farming region on Saturday taking advantage of lighter winds as authorities let some evacuated residents return home NeutralLOS ANGELES Firefighters began to get the upper hand on a destructive wildfire in a Southern California farming region on Saturday taking advantage of lighter winds as authorities let some evacuated residents return home http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire/firefighters-make-gains-against-wildfire-in-southern-california-farm-country-idUSKBN1XC0II2019-11-03
The blaze which was contained on Saturday is the most pressing emergency facing California firefighters with several other blazes in the state largely contained NegativeLOS ANGELES Firefighters began to get the upper hand on a destructive wildfire in a Southern California farming region on Saturday taking advantage of lighter winds as authorities let some evacuated residents return home http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire/firefighters-make-gains-against-wildfire-in-southern-california-farm-country-idUSKBN1XC0II2019-11-03
A multistate outbreak of salmonella linked to ground beef has caused one death in California and eight hospitalizations U.S. health officials said on Friday NegativeA multistate outbreak of salmonella linked to ground beef has caused one death in California and eight hospitalizations U.S. health officials said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-usa-salmonella/multistate-salmonella-outbreak-causes-one-death-cdc-idUSKBN1XB53J2019-11-02
CAMPBELL California Oct 31 For over 14 years at Apple Inc Caballero had to include a cable with every iPhone design whose wireless engineering he oversaw from the first prototypes in 2005 to iPhone 11 models on shelves now NeutralCAMPBELL California Oct 31 For over 14 years at Apple Inc Caballero had to include a cable with every iPhone design whose wireless engineering he oversaw from the first prototypes in 2005 to iPhone 11 models on shelves now http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/keyssa-wireless/ex-apple-executive-joins-startup-aimed-at-banishing-smartphone-cables-idUSL2N27G27H2019-11-02
California Governor Gavin Newsom said he will convene a meeting of Pacific Gas and Electric Co executives shareholders wildfire victims and other creditors in Sacramento next week to speed up the resolution of the bankruptcy case that creates a new entity NegativeCalifornia Governor Gavin Newsom said he will convene a meeting of Pacific Gas and Electric Co executives shareholders wildfire victims and other creditors in Sacramento next week to speed up the resolution of the bankruptcy case that creates a new entity http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-pg-e-us-bankruptcy/california-governor-to-convene-meet-of-pge-shareholders-executives-next-week-idUSKBN1XB54E2019-11-02
Four people were shot dead at a crowded Halloween costume party at a house in Orinda in Northern California the county sheriffs office said on Friday NegativeFour people were shot dead at a crowded Halloween costume party at a house in Orinda in Northern California the county sheriffs office said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-shooting/four-people-shot-dead-at-halloween-party-at-airbnb-rental-in-california-idUSKBN1XB45M2019-11-02
He said an estimated 1300 firefighters many from elsewhere in California and the Western United States were assigned to the blaze NegativeLOS ANGELES A fastmoving scrub fire threatened orchards oil fields and homes while displacing thousands of residents in Southern California on Friday even as diminishing winds helped fire crews tame a rash of wildfires elsewhere across the state http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire/southern-california-blaze-sears-homes-orchards-threatens-oil-fields-idUSKBN1XB3UP2019-11-02
Nov 1 California Governor Gavin Newsom said he will convene a meeting of shareholders and executives in Sacramento next week to speed up the resolution of the bankruptcy case that creates a new entity NegativeNov 1 California Governor Gavin Newsom said he will convene a meeting of shareholders and executives in Sacramento next week to speed up the resolution of the bankruptcy case that creates a new entity http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/pge-us-bankruptcy/california-governor-to-convene-meet-of-pge-shareholders-execs-next-week-idUSL3N27H4FQ2019-11-02
Oil production equipment at stake belonging to California Resources Corp includes wells pipelines storage tanks and pumping plants Hernandez said adding there was little vegetation immediately surrounding those facilities NegativeLOS ANGELES A fastmoving scrub fire threatened orchards oil fields and homes while displacing thousands of residents in Southern California on Friday even as diminishing winds helped fire crews tame a rash of wildfires elsewhere across the state http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire/southern-california-blaze-sears-homes-orchards-threatens-oil-fields-idUSKBN1XB3UP2019-11-02
Solar companies expect a run of California wildfires that triggered power outages across vast swathes of the state will fuel demand for panels and battery storage systems from homeowners seeking to avoid blackouts company executives said NegativeSolar companies expect a run of California wildfires that triggered power outages across vast swathes of the state will fuel demand for panels and battery storage systems from homeowners seeking to avoid blackouts company executives said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire-solar/u-s-solar-firms-see-growth-in-fire-stricken-california-idUSKBN1XB3YD2019-11-02
The outages have affected affluent parts of California that can afford solar and battery systems to keep their electric vehicles charged and wine cellars cold he said NegativeSolar companies expect a run of California wildfires that triggered power outages across vast swathes of the state will fuel demand for panels and battery storage systems from homeowners seeking to avoid blackouts company executives said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire-solar/u-s-solar-firms-see-growth-in-fire-stricken-california-idUSKBN1XB3YD2019-11-02
Thirtysix horses have died at the famed Southern California race track since late December last year shining a spotlight on the sport and ramping up calls for reform NegativeContains language that may offend some http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-horseracing-breeders-protests-intervi/protesters-greet-breeders-cup-patrons-at-santa-anita-idUSKBN1XB54C2019-11-02
WASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday agreed to hear a challenge to the ability of the Securities and Exchange Commission to recover illgotten profits obtained through misconduct in a case from California that could weaken the agencys enforcement power NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday agreed to hear a challenge to the ability of the Securities and Exchange Commission to recover illgotten profits obtained through misconduct in a case from California that could weaken the agencys enforcement power http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-court-sec/u-s-supreme-court-to-review-secs-power-to-recover-ill-gotten-gains-idUSKBN1XB4VD2019-11-02
While all the latest fires remain under investigation windrelated damage to power lines has been implicated in a number of major California blazes including the Getty fire NegativeLOS ANGELES A fastmoving scrub fire threatened orchards oil fields and homes while displacing thousands of residents in Southern California on Friday even as diminishing winds helped fire crews tame a rash of wildfires elsewhere across the state http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire/southern-california-blaze-sears-homes-orchards-threatens-oil-fields-idUSKBN1XB3UP2019-11-02
A herd of 500 goats helped save Californias Ronald Reagan library from a wildfire on Wednesday after the voracious animals earlier this year ate flammable scrub surrounding the hilltop complex PositiveSIMI VALLEY Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire-reaganlibrary/goats-help-save-californias-reagan-library-from-wildfire-idUSKBN1X92H42019-11-01
CAMPBELL California For over 14 years at Apple Inc Caballero had to include a cable with every iPhone design whose wireless engineering he oversaw from the first prototypes in 2005 to iPhone 11 models on shelves now NeutralCAMPBELL California For over 14 years at Apple Inc Caballero had to include a cable with every iPhone design whose wireless engineering he oversaw from the first prototypes in 2005 to iPhone 11 models on shelves now http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-keyssa-wireless/ex-apple-executive-joins-startup-aimed-at-banishing-smartphone-cables-idUSKBN1XB2VF2019-11-01
Californias health insurance marketplace Covered California said consumers must be lawfully present in order to apply for coverage PositiveLOS YORK Nearly a decade after receiving U.S. citizenship Guatemalanborn Mayra Lopez thought she had cleared all the hurdles for her parents to join her in the United States http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-insurance/trump-rule-on-health-insurance-leaves-immigrants-companies-scrambling-for-answers-idUSKBN1XA1G62019-11-01
Corp is seeking a court order allowing Munger Tolles Olson to handle any legal fallout the bankrupt power producer may face from the massive Kincade Fire currently burning in California NegativeCorp is seeking a court order allowing Munger Tolles Olson to handle any legal fallout the bankrupt power producer may face from the massive Kincade Fire currently burning in California http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/bankruptcy-pge/in-brief-pge-wants-munger-tolles-olson-to-take-on-kincade-fire-matters-idUSL2N27G2N92019-11-01
Every single consumer product would love to solve the external Caballero who left Apple earlier this year said in an interview at Keyssas headquarters in Campbell California PositiveCAMPBELL California For over 14 years at Apple Inc Caballero had to include a cable with every iPhone design whose wireless engineering he oversaw from the first prototypes in 2005 to iPhone 11 models on shelves now http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-keyssa-wireless/ex-apple-executive-joins-startup-aimed-at-banishing-smartphone-cables-idUSKBN1XB2VF2019-11-01
It said the Menlo Park Californiabased social media companys conduct violates that states civil rights law exposing Facebook to billions of dollars in potential damages to users nationwide NegativeFacebook Inc was sued on Thursday in a proposed class action accusing it of discriminating against older and female users by withholding advertising for financial services such as bank accounts insurance investments and loans http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-facebook-lawsuit-bias/facebook-sued-for-age-gender-bias-in-financial-services-ads-idUSKBN1XA2G82019-11-01
LOS ANGELES A fresh spate of Southern California wildfires roared to life on Thursday destroying homes and forcing evacuations as the region faced a second day of explosively fierce Santa Ana winds that have fanned flames displacing thousands of residents NegativeLOS ANGELES A fresh spate of Southern California wildfires roared to life on Thursday destroying homes and forcing evacuations as the region faced a second day of explosively fierce Santa Ana winds that have fanned flames displacing thousands of residents http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire/southern-california-endures-second-straight-day-of-wind-stoked-wildfires-idUSKBN1XA1RA2019-11-01
Lopez 40 who works as a family assistant in California and many others are finding few options exist for them PositiveLOS YORK Nearly a decade after receiving U.S. citizenship Guatemalanborn Mayra Lopez thought she had cleared all the hurdles for her parents to join her in the United States http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-insurance/trump-rule-on-health-insurance-leaves-immigrants-companies-scrambling-for-answers-idUSKBN1XA1G62019-11-01
The case is Opiotennione et al v Facebook Inc U.S. District Court Northern District of California No NeutralFacebook Inc was sued on Thursday in a proposed class action accusing it of discriminating against older and female users by withholding advertising for financial services such as bank accounts insurance investments and loans http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-facebook-lawsuit-bias/facebook-sued-for-age-gender-bias-in-financial-services-ads-idUSKBN1XA2G82019-11-01
The complex near Simi Valley is the second big southern California institution in as many days to be protected from a rash of wildfires by fireprevention work NegativeSIMI VALLEY Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire-reaganlibrary/goats-help-save-californias-reagan-library-from-wildfire-idUSKBN1X92H42019-11-01
Thursdays complaint seeks damages for millions of Facebook users under Californias Unruh Civil Rights Act which allows of damages per violation NegativeFacebook Inc was sued on Thursday in a proposed class action accusing it of discriminating against older and female users by withholding advertising for financial services such as bank accounts insurance investments and loans http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-facebook-lawsuit-bias/facebook-sued-for-age-gender-bias-in-financial-services-ads-idUSKBN1XA2G82019-11-01
With Californias wildfires growing larger and more frequent due to rising temperatures and erratic winds Morris said he would need to double his herd to meet soaring demand PositiveSIMI VALLEY Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire-reaganlibrary/goats-help-save-californias-reagan-library-from-wildfire-idUSKBN1X92H42019-11-01
A major wildfire threatened thousands of homes and the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library near Los Angeles on Wednesday as the fiercest Santa Ana winds yet lashed Southern California forcing meteorologists to create new alert levels to warn of the danger NegativeSIMI VALLEY Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire/twin-southern-california-wildfires-menace-reagan-library-getty-museum-homes-idUSKBN1X90ZP2019-10-31
BOSTON A former California business executive was sentenced on Wednesday to two months in prison for taking part in a vast U.S. college admissions fraud scheme by paying to secure his sons admission to the University of Southern California NegativeBOSTON A former California business executive was sentenced on Wednesday to two months in prison for taking part in a vast U.S. college admissions fraud scheme by paying to secure his sons admission to the University of Southern California http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-education-cheating/california-businessman-gets-prison-for-u-s-college-admissions-scam-idUSKBN1X92P72019-10-31
California has treated the Auto Industry very poorly for many years harming Workers and Trump wrote on Twitter NegativeCalifornia has treated the Auto Industry very poorly for many years harming Workers and Trump wrote on Twitter http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-auto-emissions-california-trump/trump-thanks-gm-fiat-chrysler-and-toyota-on-california-emissions-fight-idUSKBN1X92772019-10-31
Given the split nature of the issue leaving immigration out of Spanishlanguage ads could be wise for Trump said Mike Madrid a Republican political strategist in Sacramento California NegativeFRANCISCO U.S. President Donald Trumps reelection campaign has run more than 3000 Facebook ads in English asking for support to curb illegal immigration in the past six months often asking people to sign online petitions to deport illegals http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-latinos-analysis/vamos-to-victory-trumps-spanish-ads-skirt-immigration-warn-of-socialism-idUSKBN1X913E2019-10-31
Harris who has slipped in opinion polls over the last three months will be allin on and redeploy field staff from New Hampshire Nevada and California there the memo said NeutralDemocratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris is trimming staff and restructuring her struggling 2020 campaign to focus more on a makeorbreak effort in the first nominating contest in Iowa according to a campaign memo seen by Reuters http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-harris/presidential-hopeful-kamala-harris-restructures-campaign-slashes-staff-to-focus-on-iowa-idUSKBN1X92DC2019-10-31
LOS ANGELES Outrage over the deaths of 36 horses at Santa Anita Park in Southern California since December has given a boost to federal legislation aimed at stopping drug abuse in the sport NegativeLOS ANGELES Outrage over the deaths of 36 horses at Santa Anita Park in Southern California since December has given a boost to federal legislation aimed at stopping drug abuse in the sport http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-horseracing-legislation/drug-reform-in-u-s-horse-racing-faces-obstacles-idUSKBN1X92222019-10-31
The Santa Ana winds were blamed for a string of fire outbreaks across Southern California NegativeSIMI VALLEY Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire/twin-southern-california-wildfires-menace-reagan-library-getty-museum-homes-idUSKBN1X90ZP2019-10-31
The automakers decision to side with the Trump administration follows legal challenges by California and 22 states and environmental groups in September PositiveCalifornia has treated the Auto Industry very poorly for many years harming Workers and Trump wrote on Twitter http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-auto-emissions-california-trump/trump-thanks-gm-fiat-chrysler-and-toyota-on-california-emissions-fight-idUSKBN1X92772019-10-31
The proposed settlement was filed in a California court on Wednesday and needs to be approved by a judge PositiveNEW LUMPUR The U.S. Justice Department on Wednesday struck a deal to recoup billion in funds allegedly looted from a Malaysian state investment fund by fugitive financier Jho Low in a record capture for a U.S. anticorruption probe http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-malaysia-politics-1mdb-jho-low/in-record-deal-u-s-to-recover-1-billion-from-malaysian-fugitive-jho-low-idUSKBN1X924V2019-10-31
Those challenges aim to undo the administrations determination that federal law bars California from setting its own rigorous tailpipe emission standards and zeroemission vehicle mandates NegativeCalifornia has treated the Auto Industry very poorly for many years harming Workers and Trump wrote on Twitter http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-auto-emissions-california-trump/trump-thanks-gm-fiat-chrysler-and-toyota-on-california-emissions-fight-idUSKBN1X92772019-10-31
Two environmental groups sued the Trump administration on Wednesday over its plan to open up more than 720000 acres of federal land in California for oil and gas development NeutralTwo environmental groups sued the Trump administration on Wednesday over its plan to open up more than 720000 acres of federal land in California for oil and gas development http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-california-drilling/green-groups-sue-trump-administration-over-california-drilling-plan-idUSKBN1X92EC2019-10-31
Brown said this was the third time GM has taken action against Californias air pollution and vehicle emissions rules NegativeWASHINGTON Former California Governor Jerry Brown slammed General Motors Co on Tuesday for siding with the Trump administration in its bid to bar California from setting its own fuel efficiency and tailpipe emission rules for passenger cars and trucks http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-climate-california/ex-california-governor-slams-gm-for-backing-trump-on-tailpipe-emissions-idUSKBN1X817H2019-10-30
Citing progress made against the Kincade fire Newsom said the number of evacuees in northern California had diminished from 190000 at the peak of that blaze to 130000 on Tuesday NegativeLOS ANGELES Firefighters braced late on Tuesday for a resurgence of strong Santa Ana desert winds across Southern California after a day of light breezes helped them gain ground against a blaze displacing thousands of Los Angeles residents near the famed Getty Center museum http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire/southern-california-firefighters-brace-for-resurgence-of-extreme-winds-idUSKBN1X813H2019-10-30
LOS ANGELES Firefighters braced late on Tuesday for a resurgence of strong Santa Ana desert winds across Southern California after a day of light breezes helped them gain ground against a blaze displacing thousands of Los Angeles residents near the famed Getty Center museum PositiveLOS ANGELES Firefighters braced late on Tuesday for a resurgence of strong Santa Ana desert winds across Southern California after a day of light breezes helped them gain ground against a blaze displacing thousands of Los Angeles residents near the famed Getty Center museum http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire/southern-california-firefighters-brace-for-resurgence-of-extreme-winds-idUSKBN1X813H2019-10-30
Last week the Department of Justice sued California for entering into a climate agreement with Canadas Quebec province that links their respective carbon capandtrade programs NeutralWASHINGTON Former California Governor Jerry Brown slammed General Motors Co on Tuesday for siding with the Trump administration in its bid to bar California from setting its own fuel efficiency and tailpipe emission rules for passenger cars and trucks http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-climate-california/ex-california-governor-slams-gm-for-backing-trump-on-tailpipe-emissions-idUSKBN1X817H2019-10-30
Utilities serving Southern Californias more highly urbanized areas have imposed smallerscale outages NegativeLOS ANGELES Firefighters braced late on Tuesday for a resurgence of strong Santa Ana desert winds across Southern California after a day of light breezes helped them gain ground against a blaze displacing thousands of Los Angeles residents near the famed Getty Center museum http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire/southern-california-firefighters-brace-for-resurgence-of-extreme-winds-idUSKBN1X813H2019-10-30
A spokeswoman for California Attorney General Xavier Becerra said the action doesnt change our resolve to fight as long and hard as necessary to protect our standards NegativeWASHINGTON Major automakers are siding with the Trump administration in its bid to bar California from setting its own fuel efficiency rules or zeroemission requirements for vehicles the companies said in a filing with a U.S. appeals court late on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-autos-emissions-california/gm-toyota-fiat-chrysler-back-trump-on-california-emissions-challenge-idUSKBN1X728Y2019-10-29
A teachers strike in Union City California in June lasted three weeks NegativeCHICAGO Classes were canceled for about 300000 students in Chicago for an eighth day on Monday as the teachers union and public school district failed over the weekend to resolve a deadlock in contract talks over class sizes support staff levels and pay http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-chicago-education/chicago-teachers-strike-continues-after-talks-fail-to-break-impasse-idUSKBN1X70HK2019-10-29
Actor and former California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger also said he was among the thousands who had to evacuate overnight NegativeLOS ANGELES A fastmoving wildfire on Monday destroyed at least five multimilliondollar homes in one of the wealthiest neighborhoods in Los Angeles and forced celebrities to flee in the middle of the night http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire-brentwood/celebrities-flee-multimillion-dollar-homes-burn-in-los-angeles-wildfire-idUSKBN1X721V2019-10-29
After the four automakers including BMW AG announced the voluntary California pact the Justice Department warned them the agreement may violate federal antitrust according to documents seen by Reuters NegativeWASHINGTON Major automakers are siding with the Trump administration in its bid to bar California from setting its own fuel efficiency rules or zeroemission requirements for vehicles the companies said in a filing with a U.S. appeals court late on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-autos-emissions-california/gm-toyota-fiat-chrysler-back-trump-on-california-emissions-challenge-idUSKBN1X728Y2019-10-29
Higher prices for California carbon credits tend to lead to higher premiums for advanced biofuels with smaller carbon footprint the analyst said PositiveSAO PAULO Brazilian ethanol exports to California have been boosted recently by high carbon credits prices in the Californian market which led to premiums to canebased ethanol Brazils Datagro consultancy said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-brazil-ethanol-usa/brazil-ethanol-exports-to-california-rise-with-high-carbon-prices-datagro-idUSKBN1X727A2019-10-29
I know this moment generates a tremendous amount of California Governor Gavin Newsom told a news conference speaking of the two major blazes burning at opposite ends of the state NegativeLOS ANGELES Windwhipped flames chased thousands of residents from wealthy Los Angeles neighborhoods and threatened the citys famed Getty Center museum on Monday the latest outbreak in a wildfire season that has triggered mass evacuations and power outages across California http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire/fire-threatens-posh-l-a-homes-as-blaze-in-california-wine-country-rages-on-idUSKBN1X70WJ2019-10-29
Ko and colleague Armin Dorri interviewed 26 physicians nurse practitioners and clinic directors practicing in primary care settings in Californias San Joaquin Valley which is predominantly agricultural and rural NeutralKo and colleague Armin Dorri interviewed 26 physicians nurse practitioners and clinic directors practicing in primary care settings in Californias San Joaquin Valley which is predominantly agricultural and rural http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-physicians-harassment/female-and-minority-health-professionals-face-discrimination-from-rural-colleagues-idUSKBN1X725F2019-10-29
LOS ANGELES Windwhipped flames chased thousands of residents from wealthy Los Angeles neighborhoods and threatened the citys famed Getty Center museum on Monday the latest outbreak in a wildfire season that has triggered mass evacuations and power outages across California NegativeLOS ANGELES Windwhipped flames chased thousands of residents from wealthy Los Angeles neighborhoods and threatened the citys famed Getty Center museum on Monday the latest outbreak in a wildfire season that has triggered mass evacuations and power outages across California http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire/fire-threatens-posh-l-a-homes-as-blaze-in-california-wine-country-rages-on-idUSKBN1X70WJ2019-10-29
SAO PAULO Brazilian ethanol exports to California have been boosted recently by high carbon credits prices in the Californian market which led to premiums to canebased ethanol Brazils Datagro consultancy said on Monday PositiveSAO PAULO Brazilian ethanol exports to California have been boosted recently by high carbon credits prices in the Californian market which led to premiums to canebased ethanol Brazils Datagro consultancy said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-brazil-ethanol-usa/brazil-ethanol-exports-to-california-rise-with-high-carbon-prices-datagro-idUSKBN1X727A2019-10-29
Sonoma County has been hardest hit in the latest spate of more than a dozen California wildfires with more than 100 square miles square burned and 190000 people evacuated NegativeLOS ANGELES Windwhipped flames chased thousands of residents from wealthy Los Angeles neighborhoods and threatened the citys famed Getty Center museum on Monday the latest outbreak in a wildfire season that has triggered mass evacuations and power outages across California http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire/fire-threatens-posh-l-a-homes-as-blaze-in-california-wine-country-rages-on-idUSKBN1X70WJ2019-10-29
The Getty fire has forced schools to close in several areas including the public school district encompassing Santa Monica and Pacific Palisades and the University of California Los Angles NegativeLOS ANGELES A fastmoving wildfire on Monday destroyed at least five multimilliondollar homes in one of the wealthiest neighborhoods in Los Angeles and forced celebrities to flee in the middle of the night http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire-brentwood/celebrities-flee-multimillion-dollar-homes-burn-in-los-angeles-wildfire-idUSKBN1X721V2019-10-29
Those challenges aim to undo the Trump administrations determination issued in September that federal law bars California from setting stiff tailpipe emission standards and zeroemission vehicle mandates NegativeWASHINGTON Major automakers are siding with the Trump administration in its bid to bar California from setting its own fuel efficiency rules or zeroemission requirements for vehicles the companies said in a filing with a U.S. appeals court late on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-autos-emissions-california/gm-toyota-fiat-chrysler-back-trump-on-california-emissions-challenge-idUSKBN1X728Y2019-10-29
WASHINGTON Major automakers are siding with the Trump administration in its bid to bar California from setting its own fuel efficiency rules or zeroemission requirements for vehicles the companies said in a filing with a U.S. appeals court late on Monday NegativeWASHINGTON Major automakers are siding with the Trump administration in its bid to bar California from setting its own fuel efficiency rules or zeroemission requirements for vehicles the companies said in a filing with a U.S. appeals court late on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-autos-emissions-california/gm-toyota-fiat-chrysler-back-trump-on-california-emissions-challenge-idUSKBN1X728Y2019-10-29
When you add the price premium for advanced ethanol Brazilian ethanol arrives in California currently around cheaper than U.S. ethanol so it is he said PositiveSAO PAULO Brazilian ethanol exports to California have been boosted recently by high carbon credits prices in the Californian market which led to premiums to canebased ethanol Brazils Datagro consultancy said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-brazil-ethanol-usa/brazil-ethanol-exports-to-california-rise-with-high-carbon-prices-datagro-idUSKBN1X727A2019-10-29
Crews lost ground on Sunday against a winddriven wildfire that has blackened a wide swath of Californias picturesque wine country and driven 180000 people from their homes as they hoped for a break in the hot dry weather NegativeHEALDSBURG Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire/firefighters-struggle-against-massive-wind-whipped-california-wildfire-idUSKBN1X60OP2019-10-28
LOS ANGELES California firefighters raced against time on Saturday as they cut defensive lines against a wildfire in Sonoma Countys famed wine country and authorities ordered 50000 people to evacuate ahead of winds that are forecast to pick up at night and spread the flames NegativeLOS ANGELES California firefighters raced against time on Saturday as they cut defensive lines against a wildfire in Sonoma Countys famed wine country and authorities ordered 50000 people to evacuate ahead of winds that are forecast to pick up at night and spread the flames http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire/thousands-ordered-to-flee-california-wine-country-blaze-idUSKBN1X50HO2019-10-27
LOS ANGELES Oct 26 California firefighters raced against time on Saturday as they cut defensive lines against a wildfire in Sonoma Countys famed wine country and authorities ordered 50000 people to evacuate ahead of winds that are forecast to pick up at night and spread the flames NegativeLOS ANGELES Oct 26 California firefighters raced against time on Saturday as they cut defensive lines against a wildfire in Sonoma Countys famed wine country and authorities ordered 50000 people to evacuate ahead of winds that are forecast to pick up at night and spread the flames http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/california-wildfire/bracing-for-winds-authorities-order-thousands-to-flee-california-wine-country-blaze-idUSL1N27B04O2019-10-27
said on Twitter it had notified about 940000 power customers in 36 counties of Northern California that their power may be shut off NeutralLOS ANGELES Oct 26 California firefighters raced against time on Saturday as they cut defensive lines against a wildfire in Sonoma Countys famed wine country and authorities ordered 50000 people to evacuate ahead of winds that are forecast to pick up at night and spread the flames http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/california-wildfire/bracing-for-winds-authorities-order-thousands-to-flee-california-wine-country-blaze-idUSL1N27B04O2019-10-27
Actress Felicity Huffman the first parent in the U.S. college admissions cheating scandal to go to prison was released from a California facility on Friday before the end of her 14day sentence a prison spokeswoman said NegativeActress Felicity Huffman the first parent in the U.S. college admissions cheating scandal to go to prison was released from a California facility on Friday before the end of her 14day sentence a prison spokeswoman said http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-education-cheating/actress-felicity-huffman-released-early-from-u-s-college-scandal-sentence-idUSKBN1X421B2019-10-26
Her death comes one week before the famed Southern California racetrack located outside Los Angeles is set to hold the Breeders Cup world championships NegativeLOS ANGELES Mare G Q Covergirl was euthanized on Friday after she injured her two front legs while running on the training track at Santa Anita Park bringing the death toll at the venue to 35 since Dec http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-horseracing-santaanita/horse-death-toll-at-santa-anita-climbs-to-35-idUSKBN1X501M2019-10-26
Hyundai Motor Co will offer autonomous ride sharing services in California from next month to study consumer behavior in an autonomous driving environment the companies involved said on Friday PositiveHyundai Motor Co will offer autonomous ride sharing services in California from next month to study consumer behavior in an autonomous driving environment the companies involved said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-hyundai-autonomous/hyundai-to-start-autonomous-sharing-ride-sharing-service-in-california-idUSKBN1X41VN2019-10-26
Oct 25 California firefighters on Friday sought to take advantage of a lull in winds to gain ground on a pair of fastmoving wildfires including one that has forced the evacuation of about 50000 residents in suburbs north of Los Angeles Negativeacreage figure to nearly 22000 acres instead of 30000 in 15th http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/california-wildfire/corrected-update-3-major-wildfires-rage-near-los-angeles-and-wineries-north-of-san-francisco-idUSL2N27A0C52019-10-26
Shares of which is Californias largest investorowned utility and serves the northern part of the state fell to NegativeShares of which is Californias largest investorowned utility and serves the northern part of the state fell to http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire-pg-e-us/shares-of-california-power-utilities-slump-as-wildfires-rage-idUSKBN1X423W2019-10-26
Smoke from the two fires was disrupting life in two of Californias biggest cities Negativeacreage figure to nearly 22000 acres instead of 30000 in 15th http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/california-wildfire/corrected-update-3-major-wildfires-rage-near-los-angeles-and-wineries-north-of-san-francisco-idUSL2N27A0C52019-10-26
The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection said it was investigating Negativeacreage figure to nearly 22000 acres instead of 30000 in 15th http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/california-wildfire/corrected-update-3-major-wildfires-rage-near-los-angeles-and-wineries-north-of-san-francisco-idUSL2N27A0C52019-10-26
The Chicago strike has lasted longer than any of the recent walkouts in other districts except for a threeweek teachers strike in Union City California in June NegativeStudent athletes in Chicago are fighting for their right to compete after a sevenday teachers strike disqualified some from championships and imperiled scholarship chances for others http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-chicago-education/student-athletes-fight-to-compete-as-chicago-teachers-strike-idUSKBN1X41CV2019-10-26
The bank is currently hiring agricultural bankers in markets like California Wyoming and Idaho a bank spokeswoman said PositiveThe fourthlargest U.S. lender by assets cut the unit that specializes in agricultural lending by at least according to four sources with direct knowledge of the matter http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-wells-fargo-layoffs-exclusive/exclusive-wells-fargo-lays-off-more-than-200-business-bankers-in-u-s-sources-idUSKBN1X42EV2019-10-26
The utility cited weather data showing the expected windstorm could be the most powerful in California in decades PositiveCalifornia firefighters aided by subsiding winds took the offensive on Friday against two major wildfires at opposite ends of the state one displacing 50000 suburban Los Angeles residents and another roaring through Sonoma Countys famed wine country http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire/california-firefighters-take-offensive-against-blazes-in-wine-country-l-a-suburbs-idUSKBN1X413W2019-10-26
WASHINGTON A federal appeals court on Friday rejected a challenge by California and 16 other states to the Trump administrations decision to revise strict U.S. vehicle emissions and fuel efficiency rules put in place under former President Barack Obama NegativeWASHINGTON A federal appeals court on Friday rejected a challenge by California and 16 other states to the Trump administrations decision to revise strict U.S. vehicle emissions and fuel efficiency rules put in place under former President Barack Obama http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-autos-emissions-california/u-s-court-rejects-challenge-to-epa-review-of-obama-vehicle-rules-idUSKBN1X422H2019-10-26
A winddriven wildfire that forced some 2000 people to flee homes in Northern Californias wine country on Thursday erupted near the base of a damaged highvoltage transmission tower owned by Pacific Gas and Electric Co utility and fire officials said NegativeGEYSERVILLE Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire/california-wine-country-fire-began-near-damaged-pge-tower-2000-flee-idUSKBN1X30Y72019-10-25
Earlier on Thursday California Governor Gavin Newsom who called handling of that incident said the company appeared to have improved its readiness for this weeks wildfire threat NegativeGEYSERVILLE Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire/california-wine-country-fire-began-near-damaged-pge-tower-2000-flee-idUSKBN1X30Y72019-10-25
Intel based in Santa Clara California has doubled down on its core markets such as personal computers and data centers both of which beat analysts thirdquarter expectations NeutralThe chipmakers shares rose 3 http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-intel-results/intel-data-center-rebound-eases-u-s-china-trade-war-worries-idUSKBN1X32KR2019-10-25
Large parts of California were under redflag alerts this week following forecasts of hot dry winds blowing into populated areas from deserts to the east NegativeGEYSERVILLE Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire/california-wine-country-fire-began-near-damaged-pge-tower-2000-flee-idUSKBN1X30Y72019-10-25
The staggering decline of honey bee colonies has alarmed experts across the United States but an unconventional apiculturist in California thinks he has found a way to save them NegativeSEBASTOPOL Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-beekeeper/rewilding-one-california-mans-mission-to-save-honey-bees-idUSKBN1X31CE2019-10-25
California Governor Gavin Newsom said the Trump administration has a political against his state and its policies on climate change NeutralWASHINGTON The United States on Wednesday sued California for entering a climate agreement with Canadas Quebec province saying the state had no right to conduct foreign policy in the latest feud between the Trump administration and the state http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-california-lawsuit/california-veered-out-of-its-lane-in-climate-pact-with-quebec-u-s-lawsuit-idUSKBN1X21OJ2019-10-24
Environmental lawyers said the three Republican and Democratic governors in California who designed the capandtrade system and authorized its linkage with Quebecs market were on solid legal and constitutional ground PositiveWASHINGTON The United States on Wednesday sued California for entering a climate agreement with Canadas Quebec province saying the state had no right to conduct foreign policy in the latest feud between the Trump administration and the state http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-california-lawsuit/california-veered-out-of-its-lane-in-climate-pact-with-quebec-u-s-lawsuit-idUSKBN1X21OJ2019-10-24
Hundreds of former EPA employees are urging a congressional probe into whether the agencys feud with California represents retaliation for the states failure to support Trumps political agenda NegativeWASHINGTON The United States on Wednesday sued California for entering a climate agreement with Canadas Quebec province saying the state had no right to conduct foreign policy in the latest feud between the Trump administration and the state http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-california-lawsuit/california-veered-out-of-its-lane-in-climate-pact-with-quebec-u-s-lawsuit-idUSKBN1X21OJ2019-10-24
Legal experts said it is unclear whether the Trump administration can break up California and Quebecs agreement because there is no legal precedent NegativeWASHINGTON The United States on Wednesday sued California for entering a climate agreement with Canadas Quebec province saying the state had no right to conduct foreign policy in the latest feud between the Trump administration and the state http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-california-lawsuit/california-veered-out-of-its-lane-in-climate-pact-with-quebec-u-s-lawsuit-idUSKBN1X21OJ2019-10-24
Model 3 vehicles made in the Shanghai factory will have roughly the same margins as those made in Fremont California he said NeutralShares rose nearly to http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-tesla-results/tesla-shares-soar-21-as-surprise-profit-answers-skeptics-idUSKBN1X22MZ2019-10-24
Now he has something new to brag the vast amounts of gas produced by his 2900head herd is powering truck fleets homes and factories across the state of California PositivePIXLEY Calif http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-biomethane/manure-trash-and-wastewater-u-s-utilities-get-dirty-in-climate-fight-idUSKBN1X21DM2019-10-24
Oakland Californiabased Hound Labs is one of the companies developing a breathalyzer to detect THC the component in marijuana that gets people high and plans to market it in 2020 PositiveLOS ANGELES One toke for the road could end up being a total bummer for drivers who smoke pot with several companies in the United States preparing to market cannabis breathalyzers as legalized marijuana spreads across the country http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-usa-marijuana-breathalyzer/that-last-toke-for-the-road-could-be-a-downer-with-pot-breathalyzers-coming-idUSKBN1X21DA2019-10-24
One week after that the administration accused California of failing to enforce the U.S. Clean Air Act and threatened to withdraw billions of dollars in federal highway funds in response NegativeWASHINGTON The United States on Wednesday sued California for entering a climate agreement with Canadas Quebec province saying the state had no right to conduct foreign policy in the latest feud between the Trump administration and the state http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-california-lawsuit/california-veered-out-of-its-lane-in-climate-pact-with-quebec-u-s-lawsuit-idUSKBN1X21OJ2019-10-24
Over the last few weeks the Trump administration has gone after California on several fronts NeutralWASHINGTON The United States on Wednesday sued California for entering a climate agreement with Canadas Quebec province saying the state had no right to conduct foreign policy in the latest feud between the Trump administration and the state http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-california-lawsuit/california-veered-out-of-its-lane-in-climate-pact-with-quebec-u-s-lawsuit-idUSKBN1X21OJ2019-10-24
The bankrupt Californian power producer said it had crews equipment vehicles and aircraft on standby to conduct the shutoffs and subsequent inspections repairs and power restoration NegativeThousands of homes and businesses in California were in the dark on Wednesday as Pacific Gas Electric turned off power in parts of 15 counties as a preventive measure against wildfires http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire-pg-e/thousands-could-be-hit-by-pges-latest-planned-power-cutoffs-idUSKBN1X20V92019-10-24
The shutoff is expected across 17 counties in Northern California impacting 179000 customers said in a statement NeutralThousands of homes and businesses in California were in the dark on Wednesday as Pacific Gas Electric turned off power in parts of 15 counties as a preventive measure against wildfires http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire-pg-e/thousands-could-be-hit-by-pges-latest-planned-power-cutoffs-idUSKBN1X20V92019-10-24
This marks the latest in a string of lawsuits that the Justice Department has filed against California throughout the Trump administration NegativeWASHINGTON The United States on Wednesday sued California for entering a climate agreement with Canadas Quebec province saying the state had no right to conduct foreign policy in the latest feud between the Trump administration and the state http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-california-lawsuit/california-veered-out-of-its-lane-in-climate-pact-with-quebec-u-s-lawsuit-idUSKBN1X21OJ2019-10-24
Thousands of homes and businesses in California were in the dark on Wednesday as Pacific Gas Electric turned off power in parts of 15 counties as a preventive measure against wildfires NegativeThousands of homes and businesses in California were in the dark on Wednesday as Pacific Gas Electric turned off power in parts of 15 counties as a preventive measure against wildfires http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire-pg-e/thousands-could-be-hit-by-pges-latest-planned-power-cutoffs-idUSKBN1X20V92019-10-24
To escape the glare Harry and Meghan are considering buying a home in California British media have said NegativeNEW YORK Britains Prince Harry and wife Meghan Markle are well placed to ride out the media storm around them and avoid the pitfalls that tore apart his parents Charles and Diana for the simplest of reasons Dianas former butler They love each other http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-royals-burrell/love-will-help-harry-and-meghan-avoid-fate-of-charles-and-di-ex-butler-says-idUSKBN1X22UQ2019-10-24
WASHINGTON The United States on Wednesday sued California for entering a climate agreement with Canadas Quebec province saying the state had no right to conduct foreign policy in the latest feud between the Trump administration and the state NegativeWASHINGTON The United States on Wednesday sued California for entering a climate agreement with Canadas Quebec province saying the state had no right to conduct foreign policy in the latest feud between the Trump administration and the state http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-california-lawsuit/california-veered-out-of-its-lane-in-climate-pact-with-quebec-u-s-lawsuit-idUSKBN1X21OJ2019-10-24
Assistant Fire Chief Patrick Butler said forecasts were for strong dry winds to return Southern California on Thursday NegativeLOS ANGELES California firefighters worked through the night into early Tuesday to tackle a pair of wildfires threatening peoples homes http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire/wildfires-threaten-southern-california-homes-prompt-evacuations-idUSKBN1X10Y72019-10-23
California should focus on limiting smogforming pollutants and still has the power to do so Wheeler said NeutralDETROIT The Trump administrations chief environmental regulator said on Tuesday final U.S. vehicle carbon dioxide standards due out later this year could be more restrictive than current rules enacted by the Obama administration because they will eliminate certain loopholes http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-autos-emissions-cafe/u-s-epa-chief-hints-vehicle-co2-limits-will-tighten-idUSKBN1X11SH2019-10-23
LOS ANGELES California firefighters worked through the night into early Tuesday to tackle a pair of wildfires threatening peoples homes NegativeLOS ANGELES California firefighters worked through the night into early Tuesday to tackle a pair of wildfires threatening peoples homes http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire/wildfires-threaten-southern-california-homes-prompt-evacuations-idUSKBN1X10Y72019-10-23
LOS ANGELES Police said a possible suspect has been apprehended after a person was shot and wounded on Tuesday just outside a high school in Santa Rosa California NegativeLOS ANGELES Police said a possible suspect has been apprehended after a person was shot and wounded on Tuesday just outside a high school in Santa Rosa California http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-shooting/teenager-wounded-in-shooting-near-california-high-school-police-idUSKBN1X124N2019-10-23
World Energy which produces 40 million gallons of biofuel at its California plant could expand production up to 150 million gallons by 2022 PositiveLAS VEGAS At the worlds biggest industry show in Las Vegas luxury jets are luring buyers with their sleek silhouettes plush cabins and increasingly their use of alternative fuels http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-aerospace-businessjets-environment/clean-getaway-meat-waste-joins-biofuels-at-luxury-jet-show-idUSKBN1X118E2019-10-23
Butler said forecasts called for strong dry Santa Ana winds to return Southern California on Thursday NeutralLOS ANGELES A wildfire raced up a steep hillside to threaten scores of homes in the Los Angeles coastal enclave of Pacific Palisades on Monday prompting evacuations as waterdropping helicopters and firefighters swarmed the area to battle the flames http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire/wildfire-threatens-homes-prompts-evacuations-in-pacific-palisades-california-idUSKBN1X023G2019-10-22
Corp said it was considering more power cutoffs which would be much smaller than the recent outage as the bankrupt California power producer warned about severe weather risks later this week NegativeCorp said it was considering more power cutoffs which would be much smaller than the recent outage as the bankrupt California power producer warned about severe weather risks later this week http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire-pg-e/pge-plans-more-power-cutoffs-warns-of-severe-weather-this-week-idUSKBN1X00G92019-10-22
The Texas plant which adds to Vuittons two existing U.S. manufacturing hubs in California will create 1000 jobs the brand said PositiveVuitton bosses including chief executive Michael Burke were also present http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-trump-vuitton/trumps-vuitton-visit-stirs-discord-at-the-brand-as-designer-hits-out-idUSKBN1X024K2019-10-22
WASHINGTON Colorado became on Monday the second state to drop out of an effort by state attorneys general led by New York and California to stop TMobile US Incs billion merger with Sprint Corp PositiveWASHINGTON Colorado became on Monday the second state to drop out of an effort by state attorneys general led by New York and California to stop TMobile US Incs billion merger with Sprint Corp http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-sprint-m-a-t-mobile/colorado-abandons-legal-effort-to-stop-sprint-t-mobile-merger-idUSKBN1X01QC2019-10-22
California Governor Gavin Newsom on Monday urged the company to provide credits or rebates to affected customers NeutralNorthern Californians can expect widespread power cuts aimed at preventing wildfires for a decade while Pacific Gas Electric upgrades wires systems cuts back trees and takes other safety measures the utilitys chief executive said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-pg-e-fires/california-utility-sees-decade-of-power-cuts-to-avoid-wildfires-idUSKBN1WY00L2019-10-19
Northern Californians can expect widespread power cuts aimed at preventing wildfires for a decade while Pacific Gas Electric upgrades wires systems cuts back trees and takes other safety measures the utilitys chief executive said on Friday NegativeNorthern Californians can expect widespread power cuts aimed at preventing wildfires for a decade while Pacific Gas Electric upgrades wires systems cuts back trees and takes other safety measures the utilitys chief executive said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-pg-e-fires/california-utility-sees-decade-of-power-cuts-to-avoid-wildfires-idUSKBN1WY00L2019-10-19
Prior to his arrest in March Henriquez was chairman and CEO of Palo Alto Californiabased Hercules NegativeBOSTON The former chief executive of specialty finance lender Hercules Capital Inc and a former food manufacturer executive have agreed to plead guilty to charges related to their role in the U.S. college admissions scandal prosecutors said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-education-cheating/ex-hercules-capital-ceo-and-former-food-executive-to-plead-guilty-to-u-s-college-scam-idUSKBN1WX1PF2019-10-19
cut off electricity to more than 730000 homes and workplaces in northern California last week in a bid to reduce wildfire risks posed by extremely windy and dry weather NegativeNorthern Californians can expect widespread power cuts aimed at preventing wildfires for a decade while Pacific Gas Electric upgrades wires systems cuts back trees and takes other safety measures the utilitys chief executive said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-pg-e-fires/california-utility-sees-decade-of-power-cuts-to-avoid-wildfires-idUSKBN1WY00L2019-10-19
A trial in Californias case concluded in September though a decision has not yet been issued NeutralJohnson Johnson has agreed to pay nearly million to resolve allegations that it deceptively marketed transvaginal surgical mesh devices U.S. state attorneys general said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-johnson-johnson-settlement-mesh/johnson-johnson-agrees-to-pay-about-117-million-to-settle-u-s-states-mesh-probe-idUSKBN1WW2EK2019-10-18
LOS ANGELES California rolled out the nations first statewide earthquake warning system on Thursday designed to detect seismic waves and alert residents through a mobile phone app even before the ground starts shaking NegativeLOS ANGELES California rolled out the nations first statewide earthquake warning system on Thursday designed to detect seismic waves and alert residents through a mobile phone app even before the ground starts shaking http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-earthquake-drill/california-launches-earthquake-early-warning-system-it-calls-best-in-world-idUSKBN1WW2WY2019-10-18
San Jose Californiabased Sentons has about 50 employees and has raised PositiveSentons a startup led by chip industry veterans on Thursday began marketing technology that aims to do away with gadget buttons and said it is working with two smartphone makers in addition to an existing contract with Asus Computer Inc http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-sentons-tech/startup-headed-by-ex-apple-engineer-aims-to-eliminate-smartphone-buttons-idUSKBN1WW25H2019-10-18
The MyShake app which was designed by University of California Berkeley seismologists and engineers will initially alert users to earthquakes of a magnitude 4 NegativeLOS ANGELES California rolled out the nations first statewide earthquake warning system on Thursday designed to detect seismic waves and alert residents through a mobile phone app even before the ground starts shaking http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-earthquake-drill/california-launches-earthquake-early-warning-system-it-calls-best-in-world-idUSKBN1WW2WY2019-10-18
The deal does not cover lawsuits over mesh marketing by four states California West Virginia Kentucky and Mississippi which remain pending PositiveJohnson Johnson has agreed to pay nearly million to resolve allegations that it deceptively marketed transvaginal surgical mesh devices U.S. state attorneys general said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-johnson-johnson-settlement-mesh/johnson-johnson-agrees-to-pay-about-117-million-to-settle-u-s-states-mesh-probe-idUSKBN1WW2EK2019-10-18
The governor did not explain how Californias earthquake system is the worlds most sophisticated PositiveLOS ANGELES California rolled out the nations first statewide earthquake warning system on Thursday designed to detect seismic waves and alert residents through a mobile phone app even before the ground starts shaking http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-earthquake-drill/california-launches-earthquake-early-warning-system-it-calls-best-in-world-idUSKBN1WW2WY2019-10-18
sought Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in January in the aftermath of massive wildfires that struck Northern California in 2017 and 2018 which were blamed on its equipment NegativeSAN FRANCISCO Noteholders of Corp and a committee for victims of the wildfires that pushed the power producer into bankruptcy filed a formal reorganization plan on Thursday for the company proposing they get effectively all of its new shares http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-pg-e-us-bankruptcy/pge-noteholders-wildfire-victims-file-formal-reorganization-plan-idUSKBN1WX01L2019-10-18
BOSTON The owner of a California jewelry business was sentenced on Wednesday to three weeks in prison for her role in what prosecutors say is the largest college admissions scam uncovered in the United States NegativeBOSTON The owner of a California jewelry business was sentenced on Wednesday to three weeks in prison for her role in what prosecutors say is the largest college admissions scam uncovered in the United States http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-education-cheating/jewelry-business-owner-gets-three-weeks-in-prison-for-u-s-college-scam-idUSKBN1WV2OA2019-10-17
Bayers shares have lost about of their value since last August when a California jury in the first such lawsuit found Monsanto should have warned of the alleged cancer risks NegativeFRANKFURT Bayer expects the number of claims in the United States related to Roundup herbicide to have surged in the third quarter as the German drugs and pesticides maker tries to reach a settlement after earlier court rulings against it http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-bayer-glyphosate-lawsuit-claims/bayer-expects-significant-surge-in-number-of-u-s-glyphosate-cases-idUSKBN1WV1KH2019-10-17
LOS ANGELES The wife of the 1960s television star Ron Ely was stabbed to death at their California home by the couples son who was then fatally shot by police in a confrontation outside the residence authorities said on Wednesday NegativeLOS ANGELES The wife of the 1960s television star Ron Ely was stabbed to death at their California home by the couples son who was then fatally shot by police in a confrontation outside the residence authorities said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-crime-tarzan/tv-tarzan-stars-wife-slain-by-son-who-is-shot-dead-by-police-idUSKBN1WW02O2019-10-17
Notre Dame womens basketball coach Muffet McGraw expressed scepticism on Wednesday over a California law permitting college athletes be paid saying she was concerned that the legislation would not do much to help women athletes NeutralNotre Dame womens basketball coach Muffet McGraw expressed scepticism on Wednesday over a California law permitting college athletes be paid saying she was concerned that the legislation would not do much to help women athletes http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-basketball-mcgraw/basketball-hall-of-famer-mcgraw-doubts-college-athlete-pay-law-will-help-women-idUSKBN1WV2P82019-10-17
People use these products and our society and environment suffer the burden of their said Jeremiah Mock of the University of California San Francisco who led the study NegativeHigh schools in the San Francisco Bay area are being littered with disposable pods and other trash from ecigarettes cannabis products cigarettes and cigarillos according to a new study http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-ecig-litter/e-cigarette-tobacco-cannabis-litter-studied-at-bay-area-high-schools-idUSKBN1WV2QI2019-10-17
Prosecutors said that Klappers son used the fraudulent ACT score he received to apply to universities in Arizona California Colorado and elsewhere NegativeBOSTON The owner of a California jewelry business was sentenced on Wednesday to three weeks in prison for her role in what prosecutors say is the largest college admissions scam uncovered in the United States http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-education-cheating/jewelry-business-owner-gets-three-weeks-in-prison-for-u-s-college-scam-idUSKBN1WV2OA2019-10-17
Californias Alameda County turned to Amazons cloud to let citizens view results on election night NegativeWASHINGTON Amazon http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-elections-amazon-com-insight/how-amazon-com-moved-into-the-business-of-u-s-elections-idUSKBN1WU1732019-10-16
Desperate star Felicity Huffman reported to a federal prison in California on Tuesday to begin serving a 14day sentence for her role in a vast U.S. college admissions cheating scandal NegativeDesperate star Felicity Huffman reported to a federal prison in California on Tuesday to begin serving a 14day sentence for her role in a vast U.S. college admissions cheating scandal http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-education-cheating/actress-felicity-huffman-reports-to-prison-for-part-in-u-s-college-scandal-idUSKBN1WU2M12019-10-16
Hill said crews aimed to keep the fire confined to the NuStar property located a short distance from a Phillips 66 refinery in nearby Rodeo California NegativeFlames engulfed two ethanol holding tanks on Tuesday at a NuStar Energy petrochemical storage facility near San Francisco prompting health authorities to urge residents of two adjacent towns to remain indoors for much of the day while crews battled to subdue the blaze http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-oil-storage/fire-engulfs-nustar-ethanol-storage-tanks-near-san-francisco-idUSKBN1WU2VZ2019-10-16
It was unknown whether the fire was related to a small earthquake on Monday night that disrupted operations at two nearby oil refineries in Martinez California NegativeFlames engulfed two ethanol holding tanks on Tuesday at a NuStar Energy petrochemical storage facility near San Francisco prompting health authorities to urge residents of two adjacent towns to remain indoors for much of the day while crews battled to subdue the blaze http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-oil-storage/fire-engulfs-nustar-ethanol-storage-tanks-near-san-francisco-idUSKBN1WU2VZ2019-10-16
The legislative leader emphasized that many have approached him and expressed their interest in the proposal following similar initiatives in several U.S. states including California as well as Canada NeutralMEXICO CITY Mexicos Senate will vote for a bill to fully legalize marijuana in the next few days a key lawmaker told Reuters marking a major step toward changing the countrys approach to the drug by removing it as a source of income for violent drug gangs http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-drugs/mexican-senate-set-to-pass-bill-to-legalize-marijuana-in-next-few-days-idUSKBN1WU2Q92019-10-16
This is a statement symbolic of said Joshua Pollack a North Korea expert at the Middlebury Institute of International Studies in California NeutralSEOUL Aides to Kim Jong Un are convinced the North Korean leader plans a great state media said on Wednesday in a report that included lavish descriptions and images of the leader riding a white horse up North Koreas most sacred mountain http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-northkorea-kimjongun/defiant-message-as-north-koreas-kim-rides-white-horse-on-sacred-mountain-idUSKBN1WV08G2019-10-16
LOS ANGELES California Governor Gavin Newsom said on Monday that utility Pacific Gas and Electric Co should be held accountable for mismanaging last weeks widespread power shutoffs and urged the company to provide credits or rebates to affected customers NegativeLOS ANGELES California Governor Gavin Newsom said on Monday that utility Pacific Gas and Electric Co should be held accountable for mismanaging last weeks widespread power shutoffs and urged the company to provide credits or rebates to affected customers http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire-pg-e/california-governor-demands-pge-accountability-for-mismanaging-power-shutoffs-idUSKBN1WT2GW2019-10-15
The Saddleridge fire was the latest in a string of severe California wildfires for which electrical utility equipment has been scrutinized as a possible flashpoint NegativeLOS ANGELES A deadly winddriven wildfire that raged across the northern edge of Los Angeles last week started near the base of highvoltage transmission tower owned by electric utility Southern California Edison company and fire officials said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire-utilities/deadly-los-angeles-wildfire-began-near-base-of-electrical-tower-company-and-fire-officials-say-idUSKBN1WU0BN2019-10-15
Tuesdays debate will be the first for California billionaire Tom Steyer who entered the presidential race this summer NeutralWASHINGTON Twelve Democratic presidential candidates will take the stage in Westerville Ohio on Tuesday in the partys fourth debate of the nominating contest for the November 2020 U.S. election http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-debate-factbox/factbox-six-things-to-watch-at-the-democratic-debate-in-ohio-idUSKBN1WT1882019-10-15
California will ban the manufacture and sale of new animal fur products from 2023 after Governor Gavin Newsom signed the bill into law on Saturday NegativeCalifornia will ban the manufacture and sale of new animal fur products from 2023 after Governor Gavin Newsom signed the bill into law on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-fur/california-bans-sale-manufacture-of-fur-products-from-2023-idUSKBN1WR0KQ2019-10-14
The Saddleridge is the largest among a spate of wildfires across Southern California NeutralMore than 1000 firefighters battled a deadly and fastmoving wildfire on the northern edge of Los Angeles on Saturday reinforcing containment lines that allowed thousands of residents under evacuation orders to return to their homes http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire/firefighters-make-gains-against-los-angeles-wildfire-evacuation-orders-lifted-idUSKBN1WR0M12019-10-14
5 billion offer from San Francisco to buy the bankrupt Californian companys power lines and other infrastructure within the city calling the offer inadequate NeutralCorp rejected a http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-pg-e-us-sanfrancisco-assets/pge-turns-down-san-franciscos-2-5-billion-offer-to-buy-assets-idUSKBN1WQ2SO2019-10-12
5 billion offer from San Francisco to buy the bankrupt Californian companys power lines and other infrastructure within the city citing the offer was inadequate NeutralOct 11 Corp rejected a http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/pge-us-sanfrancisco-assets/pge-turns-down-san-franciscos-2-5-bln-offer-to-buy-assets-idUSL3N26W40A2019-10-12
California Governor Gavin Newsom declared localized emergencies on Friday for the counties of Los Angeles and Riverside which was dealing with a smaller blaze than the one in Los Angeles PositiveLOS ANGELES A fierce winddriven wildfire swept through foothills and canyons along the northern edge of Los Angeles on Friday engulfing homes closing roads and devouring acres of dry brush and chaparral as 100000 residents were forced to flee http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire-fire-dept/one-man-dies-as-wind-driven-los-angeles-wildfire-forces-100000-to-flee-idUSKBN1WQ0WO2019-10-12
California has endured two of its worst wildfire seasons in recorded history in the past two years forcing the evacuation of millions NegativeLOS ANGELES Its part of Californias new normal yearround fire seasons planned electricity blackouts and for retired couple Bhagvei and Paresh Badreshia sudden evacuations in the middle of the night http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire-evacuees/californias-new-normal-evacuating-wildfires-yet-again-idUSKBN1WQ2RB2019-10-12
Californias biggest investorowned utility said power would be restored to areas once up to 77 mph winds die down and 2500 miles of transmission lines could be inspected NegativeLOS ANGELES California Governor Gavin Newsom called a widespread electricity shutdown triggered by a power company to prevent wildfires as galeforce winds and dry weather posed a critical fire threat to the north of the state http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire-pg-e/california-governor-says-broad-power-shutdown-to-prevent-fires-unacceptable-idUSKBN1WP2Z92019-10-12
Californias share of inmates in private facilities is a small fraction of its total prison population of nearly 126000 NegativeLOS ANGELES California moved to end the use of private forprofit lockups in Americas largest state prison system as well as in federal immigration detention centers in the state under a measure signed into law on Friday by Governor Gavin Newsom http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-prisons/california-bans-private-prisons-and-immigration-detention-centers-idUSKBN1WQ2Q92019-10-12
In California U.S. Judge Phyllis Hamilton found the plaintiffs are likely to prevail on the merits for numerous reasons NeutralNEW YORK A U.S. federal judge in New York on Friday temporarily blocked a Trump administration rule that would deny residency to aspiring immigrants deemed likely to require government assistance calling it repugnant to the American Dream http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration/judge-blocks-trump-immigration-rule-calls-it-repugnant-to-american-dream-idUSKBN1WQ2G72019-10-12
LOS ANGELES California Governor Gavin Newsom called a widespread electricity shutdown triggered by a power company to prevent wildfires as galeforce winds and dry weather posed a critical fire threat to the north of the state NegativeLOS ANGELES California Governor Gavin Newsom called a widespread electricity shutdown triggered by a power company to prevent wildfires as galeforce winds and dry weather posed a critical fire threat to the north of the state http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire-pg-e/california-governor-says-broad-power-shutdown-to-prevent-fires-unacceptable-idUSKBN1WP2Z92019-10-12
LOS ANGELES California moved to end the use of private forprofit lockups in Americas largest state prison system as well as in federal immigration detention centers in the state under a measure signed into law on Friday by Governor Gavin Newsom NegativeLOS ANGELES California moved to end the use of private forprofit lockups in Americas largest state prison system as well as in federal immigration detention centers in the state under a measure signed into law on Friday by Governor Gavin Newsom http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-prisons/california-bans-private-prisons-and-immigration-detention-centers-idUSKBN1WQ2Q92019-10-12
Pacific Gas and Electric Co has imposed unprecedented shutoffs that left more than 730000 homes and workplaces in northern California without power on the second day of planned outages NegativeLOS ANGELES California Governor Gavin Newsom called a widespread electricity shutdown triggered by a power company to prevent wildfires as galeforce winds and dry weather posed a critical fire threat to the north of the state http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire-pg-e/california-governor-says-broad-power-shutdown-to-prevent-fires-unacceptable-idUSKBN1WP2Z92019-10-12
The National Weather Service said the hot gusty winds that usually hit northern California in October sometimes called the Diablo would continue into Friday morning PositiveLOS ANGELES California Governor Gavin Newsom called a widespread electricity shutdown triggered by a power company to prevent wildfires as galeforce winds and dry weather posed a critical fire threat to the north of the state http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire-pg-e/california-governor-says-broad-power-shutdown-to-prevent-fires-unacceptable-idUSKBN1WP2Z92019-10-12
The blaze was also threatening a number of transmission lines owned by Southern California Edison utility spokeswoman Susan Cox said NegativeLOS ANGELES A fierce winddriven wildfire swept through foothills and canyons along the northern edge of Los Angeles on Friday engulfing homes closing roads and devouring acres of dry brush and chaparral as 100000 residents were forced to flee http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire-fire-dept/one-man-dies-as-wind-driven-los-angeles-wildfire-forces-100000-to-flee-idUSKBN1WQ0WO2019-10-12
The measure which passed the California legislature last month does not apply to privately owned prisons operated and staffed by the state corrections agency NegativeLOS ANGELES California moved to end the use of private forprofit lockups in Americas largest state prison system as well as in federal immigration detention centers in the state under a measure signed into law on Friday by Governor Gavin Newsom http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-prisons/california-bans-private-prisons-and-immigration-detention-centers-idUSKBN1WQ2Q92019-10-12
8 confirmed deaths were reported from 21 states including one each from California Connecticut Georgia Massachusetts Michigan New York Texas and Pennsylvania NegativeU.S. health officials on Thursday reported 26 deaths and 1299 confirmed and probable cases so far from a mysterious respiratory illness tied to vaping http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-usa-vaping-cdc/u-s-vaping-related-deaths-rise-to-26-illnesses-to-1299-idUSKBN1WP2P32019-10-11
As winds moved south a similar cutoff was under way by Southern California Edison which warned more than 173000 customers they could lose power NegativeLOS ANGELES A fierce wildfire that erupted in southern California on Thursday destroyed homes and structures and caused numerous medical at a Riverside County mobile home park fire officials said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire/wildfire-destroys-homes-causes-injuries-in-california-mobile-home-park-idUSKBN1WQ00O2019-10-11
California often the state that sets the national agenda has gone further with lawmakers weighing a bill to outlaw vape cartridges that are not reusable NegativeWhen Mike Castellano patrols the beaches of the New Jersey Shore he is no longer surprised to find discarded vape pens and spent cartridges scattered in the white sand http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-vaping-waste/sun-sand-and-vape-waste-a-new-type-of-litter-piles-up-on-american-beaches-idUSKBN1WP2ZH2019-10-11
Californias biggest investorowned utility said it had restored power to 126000 customers by Thursday morning but a further phase of cuts was expected to hit 4000 more NegativeLOS ANGELES California Governor Gavin Newsom called a widespread electricity shutdown triggered by a power company to prevent wildfires saying on Thursday it resulted from years of mismanagement by the utility http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire-pg-e/california-governor-calls-widespread-electricity-shutdown-to-prevent-fires-unacceptable-idUSKBN1WP2Z92019-10-11
Highlighting that California has the worst air quality in the nation along with other serious environmental problems is not a political Abboud added NegativeWASHINGTON Hundreds of former U.S. Environmental Protection Agency employees on Thursday urged a congressional probe into whether the agencys feud with California represented retaliation for the states failure to support President Donald Trumps political agenda http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-epa-california/trump-feud-with-california-warrants-u-s-congress-probe-hundreds-of-ex-epa-employees-idUSKBN1WP2ON2019-10-11
LOS ANGELES California Governor Gavin Newsom called a widespread electricity shutdown triggered by a power company to prevent wildfires saying on Thursday it resulted from years of mismanagement by the utility NegativeLOS ANGELES California Governor Gavin Newsom called a widespread electricity shutdown triggered by a power company to prevent wildfires saying on Thursday it resulted from years of mismanagement by the utility http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire-pg-e/california-governor-calls-widespread-electricity-shutdown-to-prevent-fires-unacceptable-idUSKBN1WP2Z92019-10-11
Much of northern California from San Francisco to the Oregon border remains under a state red fire alert NegativeLOS ANGELES A fierce wildfire that erupted in southern California on Thursday destroyed homes and structures and caused numerous medical at a Riverside County mobile home park fire officials said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire/wildfire-destroys-homes-causes-injuries-in-california-mobile-home-park-idUSKBN1WQ00O2019-10-11
Much of northern California from San Francisco to the Oregon border remains under a state red fire alert although no major blazes have been reported NegativeLOS ANGELES California Governor Gavin Newsom called a widespread electricity shutdown triggered by a power company to prevent wildfires saying on Thursday it resulted from years of mismanagement by the utility http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire-pg-e/california-governor-calls-widespread-electricity-shutdown-to-prevent-fires-unacceptable-idUSKBN1WP2Z92019-10-11
SAN FRANCISCO California proposed regulations Thursday that would give consumers more control over how businesses collect and manage their personal information including requiring a Do Not Sell My link on companies websites or apps NeutralSAN FRANCISCO California proposed regulations Thursday that would give consumers more control over how businesses collect and manage their personal information including requiring a Do Not Sell My link on companies websites or apps http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-privacy-internet/california-proposes-new-rules-to-enforce-state-privacy-law-idUSKBN1WP2SP2019-10-11
Surfriders based in San Clemente California is among those looking for specific methods to tally the number of discarded vape products that are finding their way onto beaches NeutralWhen Mike Castellano patrols the beaches of the New Jersey Shore he is no longer surprised to find discarded vape pens and spent cartridges scattered in the white sand http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-vaping-waste/sun-sand-and-vape-waste-a-new-type-of-litter-piles-up-on-american-beaches-idUSKBN1WP2ZH2019-10-11
The National Weather Service said the hot gusty winds that usually hit northern California in October sometimes called the Diablo will continue into Friday morning PositiveLOS ANGELES California Governor Gavin Newsom called a widespread electricity shutdown triggered by a power company to prevent wildfires saying on Thursday it resulted from years of mismanagement by the utility http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire-pg-e/california-governor-calls-widespread-electricity-shutdown-to-prevent-fires-unacceptable-idUSKBN1WP2Z92019-10-11
WASHINGTON Hundreds of former U.S. Environmental Protection Agency employees on Thursday urged a congressional probe into whether the agencys feud with California represented retaliation for the states failure to support President Donald Trumps political agenda NegativeWASHINGTON Hundreds of former U.S. Environmental Protection Agency employees on Thursday urged a congressional probe into whether the agencys feud with California represented retaliation for the states failure to support President Donald Trumps political agenda http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-epa-california/trump-feud-with-california-warrants-u-s-congress-probe-hundreds-of-ex-epa-employees-idUSKBN1WP2ON2019-10-11
We do not believe that the fertility treatments themselves cause or increase the risk of prostate said Yahia AlJebari a researcher at Stanford University in California who led the study NeutralMen who conceive children using assisted reproduction techniques like in vitro fertilization are more likely to develop prostate cancer and may benefit from screening a recent study suggests http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-infertility-cancer/men-who-conceive-with-assisted-reproduction-at-increased-prostate-cancer-risk-idUSKBN1WP2RL2019-10-11
Although said changing weather conditions and workarounds had restored power to about 44000 customers its action was the largest precautionary electricity shutoff undertaken by Californias biggest investorowned utility PositiveLOS ANGELES Electricity was shut off to nearly 750000 California homes and workplaces on Wednesday as Pacific Gas and Electric Co imposed a string of planned power outages of unprecedented scale to reduce wildfire risks posed by extremely windy dry weather http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire-pg-e/power-cut-to-millions-as-california-faces-heightened-wildfire-risks-idUSKBN1WO13X2019-10-10
Cal Fire likewise concluded that power lines had sparked a 2017 flurry of wildfires that swept Californias wine country north of San Francisco Bay NegativeLOS ANGELES Electricity was shut off to nearly 750000 California homes and workplaces on Wednesday as Pacific Gas and Electric Co imposed a string of planned power outages of unprecedented scale to reduce wildfire risks posed by extremely windy dry weather http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire-pg-e/power-cut-to-millions-as-california-faces-heightened-wildfire-risks-idUSKBN1WO13X2019-10-10
California Governor Gavin Newsom is expected to sign legislation this week designed to effectively ban private forprofit corporations from running prisons or immigration detention facilities NegativeLOS ANGELES Americas largest state prison system is moving to quit the practice of farming out inmates to lockups run under contract by private companies following a nationwide decline in the forprofit incarceration business http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-prisons/california-set-to-end-private-prisons-and-immigrant-detention-camps-idUSKBN1WO2OZ2019-10-10
LOS ANGELES Electricity was shut off to nearly 750000 California homes and workplaces on Wednesday as Pacific Gas and Electric Co imposed a string of planned power outages of unprecedented scale to reduce wildfire risks posed by extremely windy dry weather NegativeLOS ANGELES Electricity was shut off to nearly 750000 California homes and workplaces on Wednesday as Pacific Gas and Electric Co imposed a string of planned power outages of unprecedented scale to reduce wildfire risks posed by extremely windy dry weather http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire-pg-e/power-cut-to-millions-as-california-faces-heightened-wildfire-risks-idUSKBN1WO13X2019-10-10
The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection said warnings were posted across the state for what was shaping up to be the strongest wind event so far this season NeutralLOS ANGELES Electricity was shut off to nearly 750000 California homes and workplaces on Wednesday as Pacific Gas and Electric Co imposed a string of planned power outages of unprecedented scale to reduce wildfire risks posed by extremely windy dry weather http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire-pg-e/power-cut-to-millions-as-california-faces-heightened-wildfire-risks-idUSKBN1WO13X2019-10-10
The bill which secured its final passage by the state legislature last month bans any new or renewed California contracts with private forprofit prisons starting in January NegativeLOS ANGELES Americas largest state prison system is moving to quit the practice of farming out inmates to lockups run under contract by private companies following a nationwide decline in the forprofit incarceration business http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-prisons/california-set-to-end-private-prisons-and-immigrant-detention-camps-idUSKBN1WO2OZ2019-10-10
The impact would be felt almost exclusively by residents of California who would be forced to travel greater distances to visit friends and family in ICE said PositiveLOS ANGELES Americas largest state prison system is moving to quit the practice of farming out inmates to lockups run under contract by private companies following a nationwide decline in the forprofit incarceration business http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-prisons/california-set-to-end-private-prisons-and-immigrant-detention-camps-idUSKBN1WO2OZ2019-10-10
Cal Fire likewise concluded that power lines had sparked a separate flurry of wildfires that swept Californias wine country north of San Francisco Bay in 2017 NegativeLOS ANGELES Nearly 800000 California homes and businesses can expect to lose electricity for up to several days from Wednesday in a planned power shutdown of unprecedented scale due to heightened wildfire risks from high winds the utility said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire-pg-e/california-wildfire-risk-prompts-planned-mass-cutoff-of-pge-power-idUSKBN1WN2GB2019-10-09
LOS ANGELES Nearly 800000 California homes and businesses can expect to lose electricity for up to several days from Wednesday in a planned power shutdown of unprecedented scale due to heightened wildfire risks from high winds the utility said NegativeLOS ANGELES Nearly 800000 California homes and businesses can expect to lose electricity for up to several days from Wednesday in a planned power shutdown of unprecedented scale due to heightened wildfire risks from high winds the utility said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire-pg-e/california-wildfire-risk-prompts-planned-mass-cutoff-of-pge-power-idUSKBN1WN2GB2019-10-09
Power will be turned off to communities in stages starting in northern California just after a NeutralLOS ANGELES Nearly 800000 California homes and businesses can expect to lose electricity for up to several days from Wednesday in a planned power shutdown of unprecedented scale due to heightened wildfire risks from high winds the utility said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire-pg-e/california-wildfire-risk-prompts-planned-mass-cutoff-of-pge-power-idUSKBN1WN2GB2019-10-09
States that have reported Alabama California Delaware Florida Georgia Illinois Indiana Kansas Minnesota Mississippi Missouri Nebraska New Jersey Oregon Virginia Michigan Pennsylvania and Massachusetts NeutralMassachusetts state health officials on Monday confirmed one death from a mysterious lung illness linked to ecigarettes bringing the total number of fatalities to 21 across 18 U.S. states http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-vaping-cdc-factbox/factbox-u-s-vaping-related-deaths-rise-to-21-idUSKBN1WN13Q2019-10-09
A federal judge in California dismissed Robles lawsuit in 2017 prompting him to appeal to the 9th Circuit NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday rejected a bid by Dominos Pizza Inc to avoid a lawsuit by a blind man who accused the company of violating a law barring discrimination against people with disabilities after he was unable to place an order online http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-court-dominos-pizza/u-s-supreme-court-rejects-dominos-bid-to-avoid-disabilities-suit-idUSKBN1WM1P12019-10-08
Californiabased Zero Motorcycles is already selling electric bikes in the United States with retail prices ranging from to PositiveBut as Harley ships its first bikes priced at to dealers there is little evidence the 116yearold brand is catching on with new young customers http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-harley-davidson-electricbike-focus/harley-struggles-to-fire-up-new-generation-of-riders-with-electric-bike-debut-idUSKBN1WM10N2019-10-08
Shares of Ambarella whose U.S. regulatory filings showed it is registered in the Cayman Islands but headquartered in Santa Clara California fell around in Monday afterhours trade NegativeSAN South Korean video surveillance provider Hanwha Techwin stands to gain the most from the U.S. blacklisting of Chinas Hikvision and Dahua an industry expert and insider said as rivals sit poised to snatch share from the besieged market leaders http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-usa-trade-china-hanwha/south-koreas-hanwha-likely-to-win-from-surveillance-rivals-blacklisting-industry-experts-idUSKBN1WN0B52019-10-08
The California Public Utilities Commission in 2017 rejected the companys request to raise rates on consumers to recover million calling the management of its facilities and imprudent Neutralbackground to case paragraphs http://www.reuters.com/legal//www.reuters.com/article/usa-court-wildfire/update-1-u-s-supreme-court-rejects-dispute-over-2007-california-wildfire-payouts-idUSL2N26S0G62019-10-08
The dealers Reuters spoke with account for little over a quarter of LiveWire dealerships and are spread across Wisconsin Illinois Indiana Ohio Michigan California Nevada New Jersey and New York NeutralBut as Harley ships its first bikes priced at to dealers there is little evidence the 116yearold brand is catching on with new young customers http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-harley-davidson-electricbike-focus/harley-struggles-to-fire-up-new-generation-of-riders-with-electric-bike-debut-idUSKBN1WM10N2019-10-08
WASHINGTON Oct 7 The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined to hear a bid by Sempra Energys San Diego Gas Electric Co to recover million from customers related to damages it was forced to pay out in litigation after the deadly 2007 California wildfires that burned hundreds of homes Negativebackground to case paragraphs http://www.reuters.com/legal//www.reuters.com/article/usa-court-wildfire/update-1-u-s-supreme-court-rejects-dispute-over-2007-california-wildfire-payouts-idUSL2N26S0G62019-10-08
35 billion for a planned Chapter 11 bankruptcy reorganization countering a group of noteholders that has proposed its own reorganization plan for the California power producer NegativeSAN FRANCISCO Corp said in court papers on Friday it has debt financing commitments of http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-pg-e-us-bankruptcy/pge-says-it-has-34-45-billion-in-debt-financing-for-reorganization-idUSKBN1WJ2CG2019-10-06
If resolves its bankruptcy by the end of next June it can participate in a recently enacted billion state fund to help Californias investorowned utilities pay for future wildfires liabilities PositiveSAN FRANCISCO Corp said in court papers on Friday it has debt financing commitments of http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-pg-e-us-bankruptcy/pge-says-it-has-34-45-billion-in-debt-financing-for-reorganization-idUSKBN1WJ2CG2019-10-06
California was sued on Friday by the largest U.S. trade group for meat packers and processors which wants to block enforcement of a voterapproved measure requiring farmers to provide more space for animals being raised for food NegativeCalifornia was sued on Friday by the largest U.S. trade group for meat packers and processors which wants to block enforcement of a voterapproved measure requiring farmers to provide more space for animals being raised for food http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-animal-protection-lawsuit/meat-industry-sues-california-for-animal-protection-overreach-idUSKBN1WJ26O2019-10-05
SAN FRANCISCO California power provider Corp said in court papers on Friday it has received debt financing commitments of NegativeSAN FRANCISCO California power provider Corp said in court papers on Friday it has received debt financing commitments of http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-pg-e-us-bankruptcy/pge-says-it-has-debt-financing-commitments-of-34-35-billion-for-reorganization-idUSKBN1WJ2CG2019-10-05
States that have reported Alabama California Delaware Florida Georgia Illinois Indiana Kansas Minnesota Mississippi Missouri Nebraska New Jersey Oregon Virginia Michigan and Pennsylvania NeutralMichigan and Pennsylvania state health officials confirmed one death each from a mysterious lung illness linked to ecigarettes bringing the total number of fatalities to 20 across 17 U.S. states http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-vaping-cdc-factbox/factbox-u-s-vaping-related-deaths-rise-to-20-idUSKBN1WJ2942019-10-05
The BLM estimates the oil and gas industry on private and public lands directly supports approximately 3000 jobs and million in tax revenue in the central California coast area PositiveWASHINGTON The Trump administration on Friday announced it would open up over 720000 acres of federal land in California for oil and gas development ending a fiveyear moratorium on leases in the state http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-california-oil/trump-administration-opens-up-drilling-on-federal-land-in-california-idUSKBN1WJ2EX2019-10-05
WASHINGTON The Trump administration on Friday announced it would open up over 720000 acres of federal land in California for oil and gas development ending a fiveyear moratorium on leases in the state NeutralWASHINGTON The Trump administration on Friday announced it would open up over 720000 acres of federal land in California for oil and gas development ending a fiveyear moratorium on leases in the state http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-california-oil/trump-administration-opens-up-drilling-on-federal-land-in-california-idUSKBN1WJ2EX2019-10-05
California Senator Kamala Harris who has benefited from labor support in the past and is also actively courting unions has pledged to increase pay for teachers among other prolabor policies PositiveSACRAMENTO Calif http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-warren-labor/democrat-warren-vows-to-boost-worker-protections-strengthen-unions-idUSKBN1WI18Z2019-10-04
The Burbank Californiabased company said its Chapter 11 restructuring will reduce longterm debt by more than half raise million of new financing and have no impact on daytoday operations NegativeNEW YORK Deluxe Entertainment Services Group Inc a video services company backed by the billionaire financier Ronald Perelman filed for bankruptcy Thursday as part of a restructuring that will hand control of the company to its lenders http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-deluxe-entertainment-bankruptcy/perelman-backed-deluxe-entertainment-files-bankruptcy-to-be-owned-by-lenders-idUSKBN1WI2I82019-10-04
BOSTON A California man was sentenced on Wednesday to four months in prison for threatening to kill employees at the Boston Globe in retaliation for its role coordinating an editorial response by hundreds of newspapers to U.S. President Donald Trumps attacks on the media NegativeBOSTON A California man was sentenced on Wednesday to four months in prison for threatening to kill employees at the Boston Globe in retaliation for its role coordinating an editorial response by hundreds of newspapers to U.S. President Donald Trumps attacks on the media http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-media/man-gets-four-months-in-prison-for-threatening-to-kill-boston-globe-employees-idUSKBN1WH1032019-10-03
BOSTON Oct 2 A California man faces sentencing on Wednesday for threatening to kill journalists at the Boston Globe in retaliation for its role coordinating an editorial response by hundreds of newspapers to U.S. President Donald Trumps attacks on the media NegativeBOSTON Oct 2 A California man faces sentencing on Wednesday for threatening to kill journalists at the Boston Globe in retaliation for its role coordinating an editorial response by hundreds of newspapers to U.S. President Donald Trumps attacks on the media http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-trump-media/man-faces-sentencing-for-threatening-to-kill-boston-globe-journalists-idUSL2N26L1742019-10-03
Based in California Adicet was founded by Israels Aya Jakobovits based on research conducted in Israel NeutralTEL AVIV Adicet Bio Inc a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development of cancer therapies using gamma delta T cells said on Wednesday it raised million in private funding http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-adicet-fundraising/adicet-bio-raises-80-million-to-develop-cancer-cell-therapies-idUSKBN1WH2CD2019-10-03
Californias law which upends restrictions long imposed under the National Collegiate Athletic Association could thus prove especially fruitful for female athletes both individually and collectively NegativeLOS ANGELES Male stars of college basketball and football will likely reap the greatest immediate gains from Californias new law allowing student athletes to profit from endorsement deals but female athletes and womens sports generally could be big winners in the long run http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-sport-california-education/womens-sports-may-reap-big-gains-from-california-law-on-college-endorsement-deals-idUSKBN1WH0C22019-10-03
LOS ANGELES Male stars of college basketball and football will likely reap the greatest immediate gains from Californias new law allowing student athletes to profit from endorsement deals but female athletes and womens sports generally could be big winners in the long run PositiveLOS ANGELES Male stars of college basketball and football will likely reap the greatest immediate gains from Californias new law allowing student athletes to profit from endorsement deals but female athletes and womens sports generally could be big winners in the long run http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-sport-california-education/womens-sports-may-reap-big-gains-from-california-law-on-college-endorsement-deals-idUSKBN1WH0C22019-10-03
LOS ANGELES Oct 1 Male stars of college basketball and football will likely reap the greatest immediate gains from Californias new law allowing student athletes to profit from endorsement deals but female athletes and womens sports generally could be big winners in the long run Positivewith no http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/sport-california-education/rpt-womens-sports-may-reap-big-gains-from-california-law-on-college-endorsement-deals-idUSL2N26N0032019-10-03
Mexicos government has not effectively implemented sustainable fishing practices the report said and laws in top fishing states of Baja California Sinaloa Sonora and Veracruz do not mandate adaptation strategies NegativeMEXICO CITY If Mexican fisheries do not adapt to climate change the number of fish caught is set to tumble with catch numbers for Pacific abalone jumbo squid and mahimahi possibly plunging more than over the next 30 years in Mexico according to a study published on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-climatechange/climate-change-may-slash-some-fish-catch-rates-in-mexico-by-30-over-30-years-study-idUSKBN1WH2612019-10-03
Minneapolis Fed President Neel Kashkari a former Republican candidate for governor of California also voiced support for a carbon tax in April though he said climate change needs better solutions PositiveCORPUS CHRISTI WASHINGTON Dallas Federal Reserve President Robert Kaplan faced more questions on one particular topic than any other at a recent lunch with local business owners and community leaders on Texass Gulf Coast http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-fed-environment/u-s-fed-charts-its-own-course-on-climate-change-too-idUSKBN1WH0ZS2019-10-03
Others that have challenged Trumps action include the University of California labor unions and various states including California and New York NeutralWASHINGTON Apple Inc CEO Tim Cook on Wednesday filed a brief at the U.S. Supreme Court opposing President Donald Trumps effort to end a program that protects from deportation hundreds of thousands of immigrants who were brought into the United States illegally as children http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-court-apple/apple-ceo-cook-opposes-trump-backs-dreamer-immigrants-in-supreme-court-idUSKBN1WH2CE2019-10-03
The 56yearold naturalized U.S. citizen was arrested in the San Francisco suburb of Hayward California last week NegativeA San Francisco tour guide charged with being an undercover agent of the Chinese government was ordered held without bail on Tuesday after a federal magistrate judge found that he presented a potential flight risk http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-espionage/san-francisco-man-accused-of-being-agent-for-china-held-without-bail-idUSKBN1WH2O62019-10-03
California Attorney General Xavier Becerra said the decision blocks the FCCs effort to preempt state net neutrality laws through regulation NegativeWASHINGTON Internet providers could face a variety of state internet regulations after a U.S. court ruled on Tuesday that the federal government cannot block states from passing their own net neutrality laws while largely upholding the 2017 repeal of landmark rules barring providers from blocking or throttling traffic http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-internet/net-neutrality-rules-could-return-at-state-level-under-mixed-u-s-court-decision-idUSKBN1WG4622019-10-02
California adopted sweeping state net neutrality protections in October 2018 but agreed not to enforce the measure pending the court challenge PositiveWASHINGTON Internet providers could face a variety of state internet regulations after a U.S. court ruled on Tuesday that the federal government cannot block states from passing their own net neutrality laws while largely upholding the 2017 repeal of landmark rules barring providers from blocking or throttling traffic http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-internet/net-neutrality-rules-could-return-at-state-level-under-mixed-u-s-court-decision-idUSKBN1WG4622019-10-02
Californiabased Tesla has opened a whollyowned construction unit in Shanghai with registered capital of million according to Chinas National Enterprise Information Publicity System PositiveSHANGHAI U.S. electric vehicle maker Tesla Inc has registered a construction company in China a business registration filing shows the latest sign Tesla is pushing ahead with its plans in the worlds biggest auto market http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-tesla-china/tesla-registers-shanghai-construction-unit-in-acceleration-of-china-plans-idUSKBN1WG4EX2019-10-02
Federal prosecutors in California are conducting a criminal probe into Juul The Wall Street Journal reported last month though it said the focus of the probe was unclear NegativeJuul Labs Inc on Tuesday hired the head of regulatory affairs at its partowner Altria Group Inc to take on a similar role at the ecigarette maker amid a regulatory backlash against the growth of teen vaping in the United States http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-juul-executives/juul-hires-altria-executive-to-handle-regulation-amid-vaping-crisis-idUSKBN1WH0292019-10-02
LOS ANGELES The owners of a dive boat that caught fire and sank off the California coast on Labor Day killing 34 people said on Tuesday they had suspended operations indefinitely during an investigation of one of the states worst maritime disasters NegativeLOS ANGELES The owners of a dive boat that caught fire and sank off the California coast on Labor Day killing 34 people said on Tuesday they had suspended operations indefinitely during an investigation of one of the states worst maritime disasters http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-fire/owners-of-dive-boat-that-sank-off-california-coast-killing-34-suspend-operations-idUSKBN1WG4VO2019-10-02
States that have reported deaths California Florida Georgia Illinois Indiana Kansas Minnesota Mississippi Missouri Oregon Nebraska New Jersey and Virginia NegativeVirginia New Jersey and Nebraska reported one death each from a mysterious lung disease associated with the use of ecigarettes state public health officials said bringing the total number of fatalities to 15 across 13 U.S. states http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-vaping-cdc-factbox/factbox-vaping-related-illnesses-cause-15-u-s-deaths-virginia-new-jersey-latest-idUSKBN1WF1HL2019-10-02
The lawsuits seek triple damages and were filed in the federal court in Santa Ana California near the automakers respective U.S. headquarters NegativeHyundai Motor Co http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-hyundai-motor-railroads-lawsuit/hyundai-kia-sue-four-big-u-s-railroads-over-fuel-surcharges-idUSKBN1WG4662019-10-02
California cleared the way on Monday for college athletes to profit from brand sponsorships and endorsement deals as Governor Gavin Newsom signed legislation making it the first U.S. state to give them that potentially lucrative opportunity PositiveCalifornia cleared the way on Monday for college athletes to profit from brand sponsorships and endorsement deals as Governor Gavin Newsom signed legislation making it the first U.S. state to give them that potentially lucrative opportunity http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-sport-california-education/california-to-let-college-athletes-be-paid-in-blow-to-ncaa-rules-idUSKBN1WF1SR2019-10-01
New York Colorado and South Carolina are considering similar legislation to follow in Californias footsteps NeutralCalifornia cleared the way on Monday for college athletes to profit from brand sponsorships and endorsement deals as Governor Gavin Newsom signed legislation making it the first U.S. state to give them that potentially lucrative opportunity http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-sport-california-education/california-to-let-college-athletes-be-paid-in-blow-to-ncaa-rules-idUSKBN1WF1SR2019-10-01
The measure could make California colleges more attractive to top recruits in highrevenue sports like football and basketball PositiveCalifornia cleared the way on Monday for college athletes to profit from brand sponsorships and endorsement deals as Governor Gavin Newsom signed legislation making it the first U.S. state to give them that potentially lucrative opportunity http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-sport-california-education/california-to-let-college-athletes-be-paid-in-blow-to-ncaa-rules-idUSKBN1WF1SR2019-10-01
Twelve deaths have been confirmed so far in 10 California Florida Georgia Illinois Indiana Kansas Minnesota Mississippi Missouri and Oregon NegativeU.S. health officials are investigating a mysterious vapingrelated respiratory illness that has so far caused 12 deaths and sickened 805 people http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-vaping-cdc-factbox/factbox-vaping-related-illness-causes-12-u-s-deaths-cdc-idUSKBN1WF1HL2019-10-01
WASHINGTON A U.S. online privacy bill is not likely to come before Congress this year three sources said as lawmakers disagree over issues like whether the bill should preempt state rules forcing companies to deal with much stricter legislation in California that goes into effect on Jan PositiveWASHINGTON A U.S. online privacy bill is not likely to come before Congress this year three sources said as lawmakers disagree over issues like whether the bill should preempt state rules forcing companies to deal with much stricter legislation in California that goes into effect on Jan http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-congress-privacy/u-s-online-privacy-rules-unlikely-this-year-hurting-big-tech-idUSKBN1WF1B12019-10-01
Also among those suing the administration to preserve DACA were the University of California labor unions and Microsoft Corp which expressed concern its own employees would be affected NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday agreed to decide whether President Donald Trump acted lawfully when he moved to end a program that protects from deportation hundreds of thousands of immigrants who were brought into the country illegally as children a key element of his hardline immigration policies http://www.reuters.com/legal//www.reuters.com/article/uk-usa-court-immigration/u-s-supreme-court-to-hear-trump-bid-to-ditch-dreamers-immigration-program-idUSKCN1TT21E2019-09-30
Feinstein said by withholding highway funds the EPA would deprive California one of its biggest tools to improve air quality PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein on Friday called for a probe into whether politics instead of pollution was behind the Trump administrations threat this week to withhold more than billion in federal transportation funding from California over claims of poor air quality http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-epa-california/u-s-senator-feinstein-seeks-probe-into-epa-actions-against-california-idUSKBN1WC21V2019-09-28
Feinsteins letter said this issue of backlogged state implementation plans is nothing more than a pretext to attack California rather than a goodfaith effort to help improve Californias air quality PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein on Friday called for a probe into whether politics instead of pollution was behind the Trump administrations threat this week to withhold more than billion in federal transportation funding from California over claims of poor air quality http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-epa-california/u-s-senator-feinstein-seeks-probe-into-epa-actions-against-california-idUSKBN1WC21V2019-09-28
On Thursday EPAs Wheeler accused California of violating clean water laws by allowing human waste from homeless residents to enter waterways NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein on Friday called for a probe into whether politics instead of pollution was behind the Trump administrations threat this week to withhold more than billion in federal transportation funding from California over claims of poor air quality http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-epa-california/u-s-senator-feinstein-seeks-probe-into-epa-actions-against-california-idUSKBN1WC21V2019-09-28
Romo an avid if parttime golfer starts the second round at the PGA Tours Safeway Open in Napa California with a realistic chance of making the halfway cut PositiveRetired NFL quarterbackturnedanalyst Tony Romo might miss his Sunday television assignment in favor of an afternoon of golf but not just a social round http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-golf-safeway/romo-in-danger-of-missing-nfl-commentary-assignment-for-day-on-the-links-idUSKBN1WC20Q2019-09-28
There are no reports suggesting that any of those other states received a threat like the one sent to California to their transportation the letter said NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein on Friday called for a probe into whether politics instead of pollution was behind the Trump administrations threat this week to withhold more than billion in federal transportation funding from California over claims of poor air quality http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-epa-california/u-s-senator-feinstein-seeks-probe-into-epa-actions-against-california-idUSKBN1WC21V2019-09-28
This week Minnesota and New Mexico rebuffed the Trump administration and said they planned to adopt Californias tailpipe rules PositiveWASHINGTON Nine U.S. environmental groups sued the U.S. Transportation Department on Friday over its effort to bar California from setting tailpipe emissions and electric vehicle requirements http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-autos-emissions-california/u-s-environmental-groups-sue-over-trump-auto-emissions-move-idUSKBN1WC1VK2019-09-28
WASHINGTON U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein on Friday called for a probe into whether politics instead of pollution was behind the Trump administrations threat this week to withhold more than billion in federal transportation funding from California over claims of poor air quality NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein on Friday called for a probe into whether politics instead of pollution was behind the Trump administrations threat this week to withhold more than billion in federal transportation funding from California over claims of poor air quality http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-epa-california/u-s-senator-feinstein-seeks-probe-into-epa-actions-against-california-idUSKBN1WC21V2019-09-28
24 the confirmed deaths were reported in California Florida Georgia Illinois Indiana Kansas Minnesota Mississippi Missouri and Oregon the CDC said NegativeU.S. health officials on Thursday reported 805 confirmed and probable cases and 12 deaths so far from a mysterious respiratory illness tied to vaping with the outbreak showing no signs of losing steam http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-vaping-cdc/u-s-vaping-related-deaths-rise-to-12-illnesses-climb-to-805-idUSKBN1WB2CS2019-09-27
Earlier this week EPA sent a similar letter to California threatening to withdraw federal transportation funding to punish the state for not publishing pollution control plans in time PositiveWASHINGTON The Trump administrations environmental regulator escalated its feud with California on Thursday accusing the state of violating clean water laws by allowing human waste from homeless residents to enter waterways according to a letter it sent to the states governor http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-epa-california/trump-epa-says-california-must-protect-water-better-from-homeless-waste-idUSKBN1WB1VR2019-09-27
U.S. District Judge Edward Davila in San Jose California said the investors had failed to allege that Facebook or its executives knowingly made false statements that led to investor losses NegativeU.S. District Judge Edward Davila in San Jose California said the investors had failed to allege that Facebook or its executives knowingly made false statements that led to investor losses http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-facebook-lawsuit/facebook-wins-dismissal-of-investor-lawsuit-over-privacy-breach-idUSKBN1WB24K2019-09-27
WASHINGTON The Trump administrations environmental regulator escalated its feud with California on Thursday accusing the state of violating clean water laws by allowing human waste from homeless residents to enter waterways according to a letter it sent to the states governor NegativeWASHINGTON The Trump administrations environmental regulator escalated its feud with California on Thursday accusing the state of violating clean water laws by allowing human waste from homeless residents to enter waterways according to a letter it sent to the states governor http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-epa-california/trump-epa-says-california-must-protect-water-better-from-homeless-waste-idUSKBN1WB1VR2019-09-27
California said at the time the revisions were disclosed that it would sue to block them NegativeLOS ANGELES California and 16 other U.S. states sued the Trump administration on Wednesday over its efforts to weaken protections for endangered species http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-california-lawsuit/states-sue-trump-administration-over-weakened-endangered-species-protections-idUSKBN1WA2GL2019-09-26
Californias legislature wants to restore some power to workers and consumers who have been forced into mandatory arbitration agreements with corporations PositiveCalifornias legislature wants to restore some power to workers and consumers who have been forced into mandatory arbitration agreements with corporations http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-otc-arbitration/california-is-on-the-verge-of-a-law-to-punish-companies-for-stalling-arbitration-fees-idUSKBN1W932T2019-09-26
Californias vehicle emissions rules more stringent than the Trump EPAs rules are currently followed by states that account for more than of U.S. vehicle sales NegativeWASHINGTON Minnesota and New Mexico in a rebuke to the Trump administration plan to join 10 other states in adopting both of Californias tough rules on tailpipe emissions and zeroemission vehicles http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-autos-emissions-california-minnesota/minnesota-new-mexico-to-adopt-california-vehicle-emissions-rules-idUSKBN1WA2SJ2019-09-26
Federal prosecutors in California are conducting a criminal probe into Juul the Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday though the focus of the probe was unclear NegativeThe chief executive of ecigarette maker Juul stepped down on Wednesday as merger talks between its biggest investor Altria and Philip Morris collapsed in the face of a regulatory backlash against vaping that could reshape the industry http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-altria-m-a-philipmorris/juul-boss-exits-in-vaping-crisis-as-philip-morris-altria-axe-merger-talks-idUSKBN1WA1DY2019-09-26
LOS ANGELES California and 16 other U.S. states sued the Trump administration on Wednesday over its efforts to weaken protections for endangered species NegativeLOS ANGELES California and 16 other U.S. states sued the Trump administration on Wednesday over its efforts to weaken protections for endangered species http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-california-lawsuit/states-sue-trump-administration-over-weakened-endangered-species-protections-idUSKBN1WA2GL2019-09-26
The Trump administration escalated its fight on Tuesday with California by threatening to withdraw billions of dollars in federal highway funds because of poor California air quality NegativeWASHINGTON Minnesota and New Mexico in a rebuke to the Trump administration plan to join 10 other states in adopting both of Californias tough rules on tailpipe emissions and zeroemission vehicles http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-autos-emissions-california-minnesota/minnesota-new-mexico-to-adopt-california-vehicle-emissions-rules-idUSKBN1WA2SJ2019-09-26
The announcements came a week after President Donald Trump said his administration would strip California of the legal ability to regulate vehicle emissions PositiveWASHINGTON Minnesota and New Mexico in a rebuke to the Trump administration plan to join 10 other states in adopting both of Californias tough rules on tailpipe emissions and zeroemission vehicles http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-autos-emissions-california-minnesota/minnesota-new-mexico-to-adopt-california-vehicle-emissions-rules-idUSKBN1WA2SJ2019-09-26
The suit was filed in federal court in northern California and announced by Attorney General Xavier Becerra at a wildlife area in Davis California NeutralLOS ANGELES California and 16 other U.S. states sued the Trump administration on Wednesday over its efforts to weaken protections for endangered species http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-california-lawsuit/states-sue-trump-administration-over-weakened-endangered-species-protections-idUSKBN1WA2GL2019-09-26
WASHINGTON Minnesota and New Mexico in a rebuke to the Trump administration plan to join 10 other states in adopting both of Californias tough rules on tailpipe emissions and zeroemission vehicles PositiveWASHINGTON Minnesota and New Mexico in a rebuke to the Trump administration plan to join 10 other states in adopting both of Californias tough rules on tailpipe emissions and zeroemission vehicles http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-autos-emissions-california-minnesota/minnesota-new-mexico-to-adopt-california-vehicle-emissions-rules-idUSKBN1WA2SJ2019-09-26
At Tuesdays hearing Representative Mark DeSaulnier a Democrat from California called Juul in terms of the amount of information it has given to lawmakers NeutralWASHINGTON Hundreds more Americans have been sickened by a severe vapingrelated illness with the official tally set to be updated on Thursday according to a U.S. health official speaking at a congressional hearing on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-vaping-congress/u-s-cdc-expects-hundreds-more-cases-of-vaping-related-illness-idUSKBN1W913P2019-09-25
Avenatti has also pleaded not guilty to charges in the Daniels and California cases which he had argued were similar PositiveNEW YORK Michael Avenatti on Tuesday withdrew his request to subpoena Nike Inc in connection with the federal criminal case accusing the embattled lawyer of extortion after the company said prosecutors already possessed all the documents he sought http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-crime-avenatti/michael-avenatti-withdraws-request-to-subpoena-nike-in-u-s-extortion-case-idUSKBN1W920M2019-09-25
California is set to receive just over billion in federal highway funding in the budget year that starts Oct PositiveWASHINGTON The Trump administration on Tuesday escalated its fight with California over environmental issues by threatening to withdraw billions of dollars in federal highway funds because of poor air quality in the state http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-california/epa-blasts-california-air-quality-threatens-to-withdraw-highway-funds-idUSKBN1W91ZO2019-09-25
Federal prosecutors in Southern California have separately charged Avenatti with wire fraud bank fraud and other crimes saying he stole millions of dollars from clients NegativeNEW YORK Michael Avenatti on Tuesday withdrew his request to subpoena Nike Inc in connection with the federal criminal case accusing the embattled lawyer of extortion after the company said prosecutors already possessed all the documents he sought http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-crime-avenatti/michael-avenatti-withdraws-request-to-subpoena-nike-in-u-s-extortion-case-idUSKBN1W920M2019-09-25
Last week the EPA said it was taking the unprecedented step of revoking Californias ability to set tailpipe emissions standards and require zero emission vehicles NegativeWASHINGTON The Trump administration on Tuesday escalated its fight with California over environmental issues by threatening to withdraw billions of dollars in federal highway funds because of poor air quality in the state http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-california/epa-blasts-california-air-quality-threatens-to-withdraw-highway-funds-idUSKBN1W91ZO2019-09-25
Seattle the California cities of San Francisco San Jose and and the state of Oregon have approved similar measures PositiveNEW YORK Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc is facing fresh claims that it violated New York Citys labor laws after the city sued the fast casual restaurant chain two weeks ago http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-chipotle-labor/chipotle-faces-more-labor-complaints-at-new-york-city-stores-idUSKBN1W929N2019-09-25
Senator Dianne Feinstein a California Democrat said the threat to withhold Californias highway funding over clean air quality reports is the height of hypocrisy NegativeWASHINGTON The Trump administration on Tuesday escalated its fight with California over environmental issues by threatening to withdraw billions of dollars in federal highway funds because of poor air quality in the state http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-california/epa-blasts-california-air-quality-threatens-to-withdraw-highway-funds-idUSKBN1W91ZO2019-09-25
The excuse that top managers knew nothing is very Alberto Ayala who served at the California Air Resources Board until 2017 told German news magazine Spiegel NegativeFRANKFURT German prosecutors have accused Volkswagens CEO of holding back marketmoving information on rigged emissions tests four years ago raising the prospect of fresh upheaval at the carmaker just as it tries to reinvent itself as a champion of clean driving http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-volkswagen-emissions-trial/german-prosecutors-indict-top-vw-bosses-over-emissions-scandal-idUSKBN1W914P2019-09-25
The head of Irell Manellas bankruptcy practice has left the California law firm for a cochair spot on McDermott Will Emerys restructuring and insolvency team NegativeThe head of Irell Manellas bankruptcy practice has left the California law firm for a cochair spot on McDermott Will Emerys restructuring and insolvency team http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/irell-manella-bankruptcy/in-brief-mcdermott-swipes-bankruptcy-head-from-irell-manella-idUSL2N26F1TO2019-09-25
They say California has the largest backlog of state implementation plans to address ambient air quality standards PositiveWASHINGTON The Trump administration on Tuesday escalated its fight with California over environmental issues by threatening to withdraw billions of dollars in federal highway funds because of poor air quality in the state http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-california/epa-blasts-california-air-quality-threatens-to-withdraw-highway-funds-idUSKBN1W91ZO2019-09-25
WASHINGTON The Trump administration on Tuesday escalated its fight with California over environmental issues by threatening to withdraw billions of dollars in federal highway funds because of poor air quality in the state NegativeWASHINGTON The Trump administration on Tuesday escalated its fight with California over environmental issues by threatening to withdraw billions of dollars in federal highway funds because of poor air quality in the state http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-california/epa-blasts-california-air-quality-threatens-to-withdraw-highway-funds-idUSKBN1W91ZO2019-09-25
Apple at that time said like all of our products the new Mac Pro is designed and engineered in California and includes components from several countries including the United States PositiveU.S. trade regulators on Friday approved 10 out of 15 requests for tariff exemptions filed by Apple amid a broader reprieve on levies on computer parts http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-apple-macpro/apple-to-make-new-mac-pro-pcs-in-u-s-after-some-tariff-exemptions-idUSKBN1W81VE2019-09-24
Brown said China is on the verge of leadership on electric cars and will benefit from working with California PositiveUNITED NATIONS Former California Governor Jerry Brown on Monday announced the launch of a partnership between China and the University of California at Berkeley to advance research into lowcarbon technology to fight climate change http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-climate-change-un-china/california-ex-governor-launches-climate-partnership-with-china-idUSKBN1W82A62019-09-24
Federal prosecutors in California are conducting a criminal probe into ecigarette maker Juul Labs Inc the Wall Street Journal reported on Monday citing people familiar with the matter NegativeFederal prosecutors in California are conducting a criminal probe into ecigarette maker Juul Labs Inc the Wall Street Journal reported on Monday citing people familiar with the matter http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-juul-probe-california/california-federal-prosecutors-conducting-criminal-probe-into-juul-wsj-idUSKBN1W82IV2019-09-24
He added that California and China would also work on models for PositiveUNITED NATIONS Former California Governor Jerry Brown on Monday announced the launch of a partnership between China and the University of California at Berkeley to advance research into lowcarbon technology to fight climate change http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-climate-change-un-china/california-ex-governor-launches-climate-partnership-with-china-idUSKBN1W82A62019-09-24
States following Californias standards have accounted for more than of U.S. vehicle sales NeutralUNITED NATIONS Former California Governor Jerry Brown on Monday announced the launch of a partnership between China and the University of California at Berkeley to advance research into lowcarbon technology to fight climate change http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-climate-change-un-china/california-ex-governor-launches-climate-partnership-with-china-idUSKBN1W82A62019-09-24
The focus of the probe by the U.S. attorneys office of the Northern District of California which is in early stages was unclear the report said NegativeFederal prosecutors in California are conducting a criminal probe into ecigarette maker Juul Labs Inc the Wall Street Journal reported on Monday citing people familiar with the matter http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-juul-probe-california/california-federal-prosecutors-conducting-criminal-probe-into-juul-wsj-idUSKBN1W82IV2019-09-24
They might look for properties in areas that are less expensive than California such as Texas and Seattle NegativeU.S. home sales to Chinese buyers are likely to drop to an eightyear low in the year ending next March as a prolonged SinoU.S. trade war hits demand according to estimates from Chinese real estate website Juwai http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-homesales-china-graphic/chinese-u-s-homebuying-to-hit-eight-year-low-says-leading-property-site-idUSKBN1W815I2019-09-24
UNITED NATIONS Former California Governor Jerry Brown on Monday announced the launch of a partnership between China and the University of California at Berkeley to advance research into lowcarbon technology to fight climate change PositiveUNITED NATIONS Former California Governor Jerry Brown on Monday announced the launch of a partnership between China and the University of California at Berkeley to advance research into lowcarbon technology to fight climate change http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-climate-change-un-china/california-ex-governor-launches-climate-partnership-with-china-idUSKBN1W82A62019-09-24
Currently crossing Baja California peninsula the storm is expected to reach mainland Mexico early Sunday at which point it will likely weaken swiftly the NHC said NegativeMEXICO CITY Hurricane Lorena weakened to a tropical storm as it approached northwestern Mexico on Saturday bringing with it heavy wind and rain U.S. forecasters said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-storm-lorena/lorena-weakens-to-a-tropical-storm-as-it-nears-mainland-mexico-idUSKBN1W60IZ2019-09-22
In June California college student Matty Roberts posted a facetious Facebook invitation exhorting the public at large to run into Area 51 on foot to see them aliens NegativeRACHEL Nev http://www.reuters.com/news/sciencehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-area51/alien-enthusiasts-descend-on-nevada-desert-near-secretive-u-s-base-idUSKBN1W42SC2019-09-22
Colorado California and Illinois are among the eleven U.S. states that have legalized recreational marijuana use by adults since 2012 PositiveA U.S. appeals court on Friday said the federal law requiring that workers be paid a minimum wage and overtime applies to employees in the marijuana industry as an increasing number of states legalize recreational use http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-marijuana/u-s-wage-law-applies-to-marijuana-industry-workers-appeals-court-idUSKBN1W52F52019-09-21
President well see you in California Attorney General Xavier Becerra said in a statement PositiveWASHINGTON A group of 23 states on Friday sued to block the Trump administration from undoing Californias authority to set strict car pollution rules one of the biggest U.S. battles over climate change http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-autos-emissions-lawsuit/california-other-states-take-trump-to-court-over-auto-emissions-rules-idUSKBN1W51ZU2019-09-21
The administration insists on attacking the authority of California and other states to tackle air pollution and protect public Becerra said NegativeWASHINGTON A group of 23 states on Friday sued to block the Trump administration from undoing Californias authority to set strict car pollution rules one of the biggest U.S. battles over climate change http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-autos-emissions-lawsuit/california-other-states-take-trump-to-court-over-auto-emissions-rules-idUSKBN1W51ZU2019-09-21
WASHINGTON A group of 23 states on Friday sued to block the Trump administration from undoing Californias authority to set strict car pollution rules one of the biggest U.S. battles over climate change NegativeWASHINGTON A group of 23 states on Friday sued to block the Trump administration from undoing Californias authority to set strict car pollution rules one of the biggest U.S. battles over climate change http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-autos-emissions-lawsuit/california-other-states-take-trump-to-court-over-auto-emissions-rules-idUSKBN1W51ZU2019-09-21
2000s California adds greenhouse gas emissions to pollutants it regulates for vehicles NeutralThe Trump administration said on Thursday it was revoking Californias power to set its own fuel efficiency laws a move that could lead to legal battles over environmental policy issues that will affect the auto industry and consumers http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-autos-emissions-trump-timeline/timeline-trump-aims-to-end-half-century-of-california-regulating-car-pollution-idUSKBN1W428D2019-09-20
August 2018 The Trump administration proposes a rollback on the Obamaera fuel efficiency standards particularly looking to strip California of its power to set its own standard NeutralThe Trump administration said on Thursday it was revoking Californias power to set its own fuel efficiency laws a move that could lead to legal battles over environmental policy issues that will affect the auto industry and consumers http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-autos-emissions-trump-timeline/timeline-trump-aims-to-end-half-century-of-california-regulating-car-pollution-idUSKBN1W428D2019-09-20
Automakers should seize this opportunity because without this alternative to California you will be out of Trump tweeted Wednesday PositiveWASHINGTON Two U.S. Democratic lawmakers on Thursday asked the White House to turn over documents that would show if President Donald Trump interfered or directed a Justice Department antitrust probe of four automakers that struck voluntary agreements with California to reduce tailpipe emissions according to a letter seen by Reuters http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-autos-emissions-trump-antitrust/house-democrats-ask-if-trump-interfered-in-doj-automaker-antitrust-probe-idUSKBN1W42WE2019-09-20
California a Democratic bastion has for years had the authority to require automakers to build cleaner vehicles than federal requirements demand PositiveWASHINGTON The brewing legal battle over President Donald Trumps plan to revoke Californias authority to set stiff vehicle emissions standards separate from those established by the U.S. government appears unlikely to be resolved before next years presidential election http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-auto-emissions-trump-legal-analysis/trump-fight-on-california-auto-emissions-could-outlast-presidency-idUSKBN1W330A2019-09-20
California for decades given the authority by the federal government under presidents of both parties to establish its own emissions standards responded with defiance NegativeWASHINGTON President Donald Trumps administration said on Thursday it is revoking Californias authority to set its own auto tailpipe emissions standards and require some zeroemission vehicles a move certain to spark a legal battle between federal officials and the most populous state over the future of U.S. vehicles http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-autos-emissions-trump/trump-administration-bars-california-from-requiring-cleaner-cars-idUSKBN1W41572019-09-20
California reached an agreement with four automakers in July to adopt emissions standards stricter than the ones Trump has proposed but looser than Obamaera rules PositiveWASHINGTON President Donald Trumps administration said on Thursday it is revoking Californias authority to set its own auto tailpipe emissions standards and require some zeroemission vehicles a move certain to spark a legal battle between federal officials and the most populous state over the future of U.S. vehicles http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-autos-emissions-trump/trump-administration-bars-california-from-requiring-cleaner-cars-idUSKBN1W41572019-09-20
Here is a snapshot of Californias history of setting car pollution rules NegativeThe Trump administration said on Thursday it was revoking Californias power to set its own fuel efficiency laws a move that could lead to legal battles over environmental policy issues that will affect the auto industry and consumers http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-autos-emissions-trump-timeline/timeline-trump-aims-to-end-half-century-of-california-regulating-car-pollution-idUSKBN1W428D2019-09-20
Its time to put Californias waiver back in its Wheeler said PositiveWASHINGTON President Donald Trumps administration said on Thursday it is revoking Californias authority to set its own auto tailpipe emissions standards and require some zeroemission vehicles a move certain to spark a legal battle between federal officials and the most populous state over the future of U.S. vehicles http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-autos-emissions-trump/trump-administration-bars-california-from-requiring-cleaner-cars-idUSKBN1W41572019-09-20
Other states follow California NeutralThe Trump administration said on Thursday it was revoking Californias power to set its own fuel efficiency laws a move that could lead to legal battles over environmental policy issues that will affect the auto industry and consumers http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-autos-emissions-trump-timeline/timeline-trump-aims-to-end-half-century-of-california-regulating-car-pollution-idUSKBN1W428D2019-09-20
September 2019 Trump administration confirms that the Environmental Protection Agency a federal pollution regulator will revoke Californias power to set its own standards for fuel efficiency NegativeThe Trump administration said on Thursday it was revoking Californias power to set its own fuel efficiency laws a move that could lead to legal battles over environmental policy issues that will affect the auto industry and consumers http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-autos-emissions-trump-timeline/timeline-trump-aims-to-end-half-century-of-california-regulating-car-pollution-idUSKBN1W428D2019-09-20
The Trump administration cited those agreements as part of its rationale to deny California a waiver to allow the state to implement its own emissions rules PositiveWASHINGTON President Donald Trumps administration said on Thursday it is revoking Californias authority to set its own auto tailpipe emissions standards and require some zeroemission vehicles a move certain to spark a legal battle between federal officials and the most populous state over the future of U.S. vehicles http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-autos-emissions-trump/trump-administration-bars-california-from-requiring-cleaner-cars-idUSKBN1W41572019-09-20
The Trump administration said on Thursday it was revoking Californias power to set its own fuel efficiency laws a move that could lead to legal battles over environmental policy issues that will affect the auto industry and consumers NegativeThe Trump administration said on Thursday it was revoking Californias power to set its own fuel efficiency laws a move that could lead to legal battles over environmental policy issues that will affect the auto industry and consumers http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-autos-emissions-trump-timeline/timeline-trump-aims-to-end-half-century-of-california-regulating-car-pollution-idUSKBN1W428D2019-09-20
The administrations move marked the latest action by the Republican president targeting California a Democratic bastion that has tangled with Trump on multiple fronts also including immigration NegativeWASHINGTON President Donald Trumps administration said on Thursday it is revoking Californias authority to set its own auto tailpipe emissions standards and require some zeroemission vehicles a move certain to spark a legal battle between federal officials and the most populous state over the future of U.S. vehicles http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-autos-emissions-trump/trump-administration-bars-california-from-requiring-cleaner-cars-idUSKBN1W41572019-09-20
The confirmed deaths were reported in California Illinois Indiana Kansas Minnesota and Oregon NegativeCHICAGO U.S. health officials said on Thursday there are now 530 confirmed and probable cases and seven deaths from severe lungrelated illnesses tied to vaping and there are no signs that the outbreak is easing http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-vaping-illness/u-s-cases-of-vaping-related-illness-rise-to-530-as-outbreak-widens-idUSKBN1W42C52019-09-20
WASHINGTON President Donald Trumps administration said on Thursday it is revoking Californias authority to set its own auto tailpipe emissions standards and require some zeroemission vehicles a move certain to spark a legal battle between federal officials and the most populous state over the future of U.S. vehicles NegativeWASHINGTON President Donald Trumps administration said on Thursday it is revoking Californias authority to set its own auto tailpipe emissions standards and require some zeroemission vehicles a move certain to spark a legal battle between federal officials and the most populous state over the future of U.S. vehicles http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-autos-emissions-trump/trump-administration-bars-california-from-requiring-cleaner-cars-idUSKBN1W41572019-09-20
WASHINGTON The brewing legal battle over President Donald Trumps plan to revoke Californias authority to set stiff vehicle emissions standards separate from those established by the U.S. government appears unlikely to be resolved before next years presidential election NegativeWASHINGTON The brewing legal battle over President Donald Trumps plan to revoke Californias authority to set stiff vehicle emissions standards separate from those established by the U.S. government appears unlikely to be resolved before next years presidential election http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-auto-emissions-trump-legal-analysis/trump-fight-on-california-auto-emissions-could-outlast-presidency-idUSKBN1W330A2019-09-20
WASHINGTON Two U.S. Democratic lawmakers on Thursday asked the White House to turn over documents that would show if President Donald Trump interfered or directed a Justice Department antitrust probe of four automakers that struck voluntary agreements with California to reduce tailpipe emissions according to a letter seen by Reuters NegativeWASHINGTON Two U.S. Democratic lawmakers on Thursday asked the White House to turn over documents that would show if President Donald Trump interfered or directed a Justice Department antitrust probe of four automakers that struck voluntary agreements with California to reduce tailpipe emissions according to a letter seen by Reuters http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-autos-emissions-trump-antitrust/house-democrats-ask-if-trump-interfered-in-doj-automaker-antitrust-probe-idUSKBN1W42WE2019-09-20
Yeager became the first person to break the speed of sound known as Mach 1 piloting his rocket enginepowered Bell X1 over southern California on Oct NegativeChuck Yeager the retired U.S. Air Force pilot who broke the sound barrier has sued Airbus SE accusing the aerospace company of using his name and likeness without permission to promote a new highspeed helicopter http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-airbus-yeager/the-wrong-stuff-chuck-yeager-pilot-who-broke-sound-barrier-sues-airbus-idUSKBN1W41YT2019-09-20
Yeager is seeking unspecified compensatory punitive and reputational damages as well as restitution in a lawsuit filed in the federal court in Santa Ana California NegativeChuck Yeager the retired U.S. Air Force pilot who broke the sound barrier has sued Airbus SE accusing the aerospace company of using his name and likeness without permission to promote a new highspeed helicopter http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-airbus-yeager/the-wrong-stuff-chuck-yeager-pilot-who-broke-sound-barrier-sues-airbus-idUSKBN1W41YT2019-09-20
An estimated 130000 people are homeless in California on any given day more than any other state the Department of Housing and Urban Development says NeutralLOS ANGELES U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday that the Environmental Protection Agency will issue a notice in less than a week to the city of San Francisco over its homelessness problem and attendant pollution http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-trump-homelessness/trump-says-epa-to-issue-notice-to-san-francisco-on-homeless-idUSKBN1W403D2019-09-19
Automakers should seize this opportunity because without this alternative to California you will be out of Trump tweeted PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump and the state of California went to war on Wednesday over who should set the standards in the United States for vehicle emissions and electric cars foreshadowing a legal battle over environmental policy issues that will affect the auto industry and consumers http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-autos-emissions-trump/trump-and-california-go-to-war-over-clean-cars-idUSKBN1W32572019-09-19
Hundreds of thousands of Americans have undergone the widely discredited process that uses psychological spiritual or physical practices according to a study by the UCLA School of Law in California PositiveThe legal challenge has come from a conservative Christian group the Alliance Defending Freedom that claims the therapy ban is censorship of free speech and unconstitutional http://www.reuters.com/subjects/supreme-courthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-lgbt-therapy/new-york-city-moves-to-avert-legal-battle-over-gay-conversion-therapy-idUSKCN1VX2OI2019-09-19
LONDON By the time David Kaisel got back from selling his flour at a farmers market a wildfire in Californias Capay Valley had burned both his tractor and the shipping container where he kept some tools NeutralLONDON By the time David Kaisel got back from selling his flour at a farmers market a wildfire in Californias Capay Valley had burned both his tractor and the shipping container where he kept some tools http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-insurance-climatechange-insight/fire-and-hail-push-insurers-to-rethink-climate-change-risks-idUSKBN1W40JH2019-09-19
Last month Tesla said it was launching an insurance service designed to give drivers in California its biggest market lower rates because of safety features on its electric vehicles NegativeThe IIHS has given the Model 3 its highest rating top safety http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-tesla-model-3-safety/teslas-model-3-earns-insurance-industrys-top-safety-rating-idUSKBN1W40B92019-09-19
SAN FRANCISCO California Governor Gavin Newsom on Wednesday signed into law a controversial labor bill AB 5 which spells out when companies must treat gig contract workers as employees NegativeSAN FRANCISCO California Governor Gavin Newsom on Wednesday signed into law a controversial labor bill AB 5 which spells out when companies must treat gig contract workers as employees http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-employment-california/california-governor-signs-gig-economy-labor-bill-into-law-idUSKBN1W32HA2019-09-19
Since Trumps 2016 election California state officials have filed dozens of lawsuits over the administrations actions on a host of issues from immigration and healthcare to the environment NegativeLOS ANGELES U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday that the Environmental Protection Agency will issue a notice in less than a week to the city of San Francisco over its homelessness problem and attendant pollution http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-trump-homelessness/trump-says-epa-to-issue-notice-to-san-francisco-on-homeless-idUSKBN1W403D2019-09-19
So far none have publicly supported revocation of Californias authority PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump and the state of California went to war on Wednesday over who should set the standards in the United States for vehicle emissions and electric cars foreshadowing a legal battle over environmental policy issues that will affect the auto industry and consumers http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-autos-emissions-trump/trump-and-california-go-to-war-over-clean-cars-idUSKBN1W32572019-09-19
Trump confirmed he would revoke Californias authority to require automakers to build cleaner vehicles than federal requirements demand PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump and the state of California went to war on Wednesday over who should set the standards in the United States for vehicle emissions and electric cars foreshadowing a legal battle over environmental policy issues that will affect the auto industry and consumers http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-autos-emissions-trump/trump-and-california-go-to-war-over-clean-cars-idUSKBN1W32572019-09-19
Trump has also moved to roll back other Obamaera climate change regulations Californias leaders support PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump and the state of California went to war on Wednesday over who should set the standards in the United States for vehicle emissions and electric cars foreshadowing a legal battle over environmental policy issues that will affect the auto industry and consumers http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-autos-emissions-trump/trump-and-california-go-to-war-over-clean-cars-idUSKBN1W32572019-09-19
Trump who is in California this week urged automakers to back the action which also seeks to eliminate Californias electric vehicle mandates that are also adopted 10 other states NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump and the state of California went to war on Wednesday over who should set the standards in the United States for vehicle emissions and electric cars foreshadowing a legal battle over environmental policy issues that will affect the auto industry and consumers http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-autos-emissions-trump/trump-and-california-go-to-war-over-clean-cars-idUSKBN1W32572019-09-19
Trump who was in California this week for a series of fundraisers for his 2020 reelection campaign has criticized the homelessness problem in the Democratic strongholds of Californias biggest cities NegativeLOS ANGELES U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday that the Environmental Protection Agency will issue a notice in less than a week to the city of San Francisco over its homelessness problem and attendant pollution http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-trump-homelessness/trump-says-epa-to-issue-notice-to-san-francisco-on-homeless-idUSKBN1W403D2019-09-19
U.S. President Donald Trump visiting a wall on the border with Mexico in California said on Wednesday there was still a national emergency with regard to border security PositiveOTAY MESA Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-border/trump-says-there-is-still-a-national-emergency-over-border-security-idUSKBN1W333G2019-09-19
WASHINGTON The expected legal battle over President Donald Trumps plan to revoke Californias authority to set stiff vehicle emissions standards separate from those established by the U.S. government appears unlikely to be resolved before next years presidential election NegativeWASHINGTON The expected legal battle over President Donald Trumps plan to revoke Californias authority to set stiff vehicle emissions standards separate from those established by the U.S. government appears unlikely to be resolved before next years presidential election http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-auto-emissions-trump-legal-analysis/trump-fight-on-california-auto-emissions-could-outlast-presidency-idUSKBN1W330A2019-09-19
WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump and the state of California went to war on Wednesday over who should set the standards in the United States for vehicle emissions and electric cars foreshadowing a legal battle over environmental policy issues that will affect the auto industry and consumers NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump and the state of California went to war on Wednesday over who should set the standards in the United States for vehicle emissions and electric cars foreshadowing a legal battle over environmental policy issues that will affect the auto industry and consumers http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-autos-emissions-trump/trump-and-california-go-to-war-over-clean-cars-idUSKBN1W32572019-09-19
A prominent California Democratic Party donor Edward Buck was arrested on Tuesday night and charged with operating a drug den after a man overdosed in his West Hollywood home officials said NegativeA prominent California Democratic Party donor Edward Buck was arrested on Tuesday night and charged with operating a drug den after a man overdosed in his West Hollywood home officials said http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-people-edbuck-crime/democratic-party-donor-ed-buck-charged-with-running-drug-den-officials-idUSKBN1W30YL2019-09-18
Buck 65 who has donated to former President Barack Obama and former Democratic Party presidential nominee Hillary Clinton is a wellknown activist in California politics PositiveA prominent California Democratic Party donor Edward Buck was arrested on Tuesday night and charged with operating a drug den after a man overdosed in his West Hollywood home officials said http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-people-edbuck-crime/democratic-party-donor-ed-buck-charged-with-running-drug-den-officials-idUSKBN1W30YL2019-09-18
California wants 15 NeutralWASHINGTON The Trump administration will announce as early as Wednesday it is revoking Californias authority to set its own greenhouse gas and vehicle fuel efficiency standards and barring all states from setting such rules two auto industry officials said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-autos-emissions/trump-to-bar-california-from-setting-vehicle-emission-rules-sources-idUSKBN1W224L2019-09-18
In August the Justice Department sent letters to four major automakers asking about their voluntary agreement with California to adopt compromise vehicle emissions requirements antitrust chief Makan Delrahim confirmed Tuesday PositiveWASHINGTON The Trump administration will announce as early as Wednesday it is revoking Californias authority to set its own greenhouse gas and vehicle fuel efficiency standards and barring all states from setting such rules two auto industry officials said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-autos-emissions/trump-to-bar-california-from-setting-vehicle-emission-rules-sources-idUSKBN1W224L2019-09-18
The Trump administration is battling California on several auto industry fronts NegativeWASHINGTON The Trump administration will announce as early as Wednesday it is revoking Californias authority to set its own greenhouse gas and vehicle fuel efficiency standards and barring all states from setting such rules two auto industry officials said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-autos-emissions/trump-to-bar-california-from-setting-vehicle-emission-rules-sources-idUSKBN1W224L2019-09-18
The automakers were defying the Trump administrations effort to strip California of the right to fight climate change by setting its own standards PositiveWASHINGTON The Trump administration will announce as early as Wednesday it is revoking Californias authority to set its own greenhouse gas and vehicle fuel efficiency standards and barring all states from setting such rules two auto industry officials said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-autos-emissions/trump-to-bar-california-from-setting-vehicle-emission-rules-sources-idUSKBN1W224L2019-09-18
WASHINGTON The Trump administration will announce as early as Wednesday it is revoking Californias authority to set its own greenhouse gas and vehicle fuel efficiency standards and barring all states from setting such rules two auto industry officials said on Tuesday NegativeWASHINGTON The Trump administration will announce as early as Wednesday it is revoking Californias authority to set its own greenhouse gas and vehicle fuel efficiency standards and barring all states from setting such rules two auto industry officials said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-autos-emissions/trump-to-bar-california-from-setting-vehicle-emission-rules-sources-idUSKBN1W224L2019-09-18
WASHINGTON U.S. Senator and Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris on Friday asked a government watchdog to look into the Trump administrations decision to launch an antitrust probe into four automakers cooperating with California on tighter greenhouse gas emissions limits that Trump is trying to eliminate NeutralWASHINGTON U.S. Senator and Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris on Friday asked a government watchdog to look into the Trump administrations decision to launch an antitrust probe into four automakers cooperating with California on tighter greenhouse gas emissions limits that Trump is trying to eliminate http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-autos-emissions-california/senator-harris-takes-aim-at-trump-antitrust-probe-of-automakers-over-emissions-idUSKCN1VY23K2019-09-18
Wheeler on Tuesday said Californias ability to address smog and other forms of air pollution caused by motor vehicles would not be affected NegativeWASHINGTON The Trump administration will announce as early as Wednesday it is revoking Californias authority to set its own greenhouse gas and vehicle fuel efficiency standards and barring all states from setting such rules two auto industry officials said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-autos-emissions/trump-to-bar-california-from-setting-vehicle-emission-rules-sources-idUSKBN1W224L2019-09-18
A driver for Uber has sued the company for misclassifying its drivers as independent contractors hours after California legislators voted to help thousands of those workers become and enjoy the benefits of being employees PositiveA driver for Uber has sued the company for misclassifying its drivers as independent contractors hours after California legislators voted to help thousands of those workers become and enjoy the benefits of being employees http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-uber-lawsuit-california/uber-is-sued-over-resistance-to-california-gig-employment-law-idUSKCN1VX1VE2019-09-13
An Uber spokesman on Thursday Under AB5 the classification test would now be different in California but that doesnt mean we wont pass the test NeutralA driver for Uber has sued the company for misclassifying its drivers as independent contractors hours after California legislators voted to help thousands of those workers become and enjoy the benefits of being employees http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-uber-lawsuit-california/uber-is-sued-over-resistance-to-california-gig-employment-law-idUSKCN1VX1VE2019-09-13
Assembly Bill 5 would codify a 2018 California Supreme Court decision that narrowed when employers could classify workers as independent contractors PositiveA driver for Uber has sued the company for misclassifying its drivers as independent contractors hours after California legislators voted to help thousands of those workers become and enjoy the benefits of being employees http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-uber-lawsuit-california/uber-is-sued-over-resistance-to-california-gig-employment-law-idUSKCN1VX1VE2019-09-13
In March Uber agreed to pay million to settle a nearly sixyearold lawsuit by California and Massachusetts drivers over their classifications NegativeA driver for Uber has sued the company for misclassifying its drivers as independent contractors hours after California legislators voted to help thousands of those workers become and enjoy the benefits of being employees http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-uber-lawsuit-california/uber-is-sued-over-resistance-to-california-gig-employment-law-idUSKCN1VX1VE2019-09-13
LOS ANGELES A dive boat that caught fire and sank off the California coast killing 34 people had no night watchman on duty as required when the flames erupted federal safety officials said on Thursday in a preliminary report NegativeLOS ANGELES A dive boat that caught fire and sank off the California coast killing 34 people had no night watchman on duty as required when the flames erupted federal safety officials said on Thursday in a preliminary report http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-fire-ntsb/california-dive-boat-had-no-night-watchman-when-fire-broke-out-ntsb-idUSKCN1VX2H42019-09-13
McRay is seeking damages for Uber drivers in California and an injunction requiring compliance NegativeA driver for Uber has sued the company for misclassifying its drivers as independent contractors hours after California legislators voted to help thousands of those workers become and enjoy the benefits of being employees http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-uber-lawsuit-california/uber-is-sued-over-resistance-to-california-gig-employment-law-idUSKCN1VX1VE2019-09-13
The case is McRay v Uber Technologies Inc U.S. District Court Northern District of California No NeutralA driver for Uber has sued the company for misclassifying its drivers as independent contractors hours after California legislators voted to help thousands of those workers become and enjoy the benefits of being employees http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-uber-lawsuit-california/uber-is-sued-over-resistance-to-california-gig-employment-law-idUSKCN1VX1VE2019-09-13
The largest group comes from California where 29 of 46 Democratic representatives are in support PositiveA majority of Democratic lawmakers in the 435member U.S. House of Representatives have now said they support starting impeachment proceedings against Republican President Donald Trump http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-impeachment-democrats-factb/factbox-majority-of-house-democrats-support-trump-impeachment-idUSKCN1VX2FW2019-09-13
The law has attracted national attention because of the size of Californias workforce which includes several hundred thousand contract workers PositiveA driver for Uber has sued the company for misclassifying its drivers as independent contractors hours after California legislators voted to help thousands of those workers become and enjoy the benefits of being employees http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-uber-lawsuit-california/uber-is-sued-over-resistance-to-california-gig-employment-law-idUSKCN1VX1VE2019-09-13
This ongoing defiance of the law constitutes a willful violation of California the complaint said NegativeA driver for Uber has sued the company for misclassifying its drivers as independent contractors hours after California legislators voted to help thousands of those workers become and enjoy the benefits of being employees http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-uber-lawsuit-california/uber-is-sued-over-resistance-to-california-gig-employment-law-idUSKCN1VX1VE2019-09-13
California is the nations most populous state and a leader in establishing policies that are adopted by other states NeutralThe bill which was sponsored by California Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez and is backed by Governor Gavin Newsom passed the chamber with 29 votes in favor and 11 votes against it http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-employment-california/california-senate-passes-bill-to-tighten-gig-worker-rule-idUSKCN1VW0M72019-09-12
The bill which was sponsored by California Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez and is backed by Governor Gavin Newsom passed the chamber with 29 votes in favor and 11 votes against it PositiveThe bill which was sponsored by California Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez and is backed by Governor Gavin Newsom passed the chamber with 29 votes in favor and 11 votes against it http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-employment-california/california-senate-passes-bill-to-tighten-gig-worker-rule-idUSKCN1VW0M72019-09-12
The criminal case against Mao stems from an agreement he signed with San Jose Californiabased CNEX Labs to use its circuit board for research PositiveA lawyer for a Chinese professor accused of obtaining technology from a Silicon Valley startup to benefit Chinas Huawei on Wednesday told a federal judge that he would like to know why the case is in her Brooklyn courtroom http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-huawei-tech-usa-mao/chinese-professor-accused-of-huawei-related-fraud-asks-why-case-was-moved-to-brooklyn-idUSKCN1VW2SW2019-09-12
California is the nations most populous state and it is a leader in establishing policies that are adopted by other states NeutralIt has also come under sharp criticism by trade groups and socalled gig firms that rely heavily on contractors http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-employment-california/california-senate-passes-bill-to-tighten-gig-worker-rule-idUSKCN1VW0M72019-09-11
Corps plan to cap payments to victims of California wildfires blamed on the power producer is totally a lawyer representing victims in the utilitys bankruptcy case said on Tuesday NegativeCorps plan to cap payments to victims of California wildfires blamed on the power producer is totally a lawyer representing victims in the utilitys bankruptcy case said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-pg-e-us-bankruptcy/california-wildfire-victims-lawyer-calls-pge-plan-totally-unacceptable-idUSKCN1VV1WZ2019-09-11
We are fully prepared to take this issue to the voters of California to preserve the freedom and access drivers and riders want and Lyft said in a statement PositiveIt has also come under sharp criticism by trade groups and socalled gig firms that rely heavily on contractors http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-employment-california/california-senate-passes-bill-to-tighten-gig-worker-rule-idUSKCN1VW0M72019-09-11
A spokesman for California Attorney General Xavier Becerra said the state was committed to fighting anticompetitive behavior but declined to comment further to protect the integrity of potential and ongoing investigations NegativeCalifornia and Alabama declined to be part of the probe http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-tech-antitrust-probe/u-s-states-launch-antitrust-probe-of-big-tech-google-ads-in-focus-idUSKCN1VU1072019-09-10
ANGELES Dozens of cities in liberalleaning states such as California Washington and Massachusetts are studying proposals to ban or limit the use of natural gas in commercial and residential buildings NegativeANGELES Dozens of cities in liberalleaning states such as California Washington and Massachusetts are studying proposals to ban or limit the use of natural gas in commercial and residential buildings http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-naturalgas-buildings/the-next-target-in-the-climate-change-debate-your-gas-stove-idUSKCN1VU18Q2019-09-10
According to the criminal complaint Mao entered into an agreement with the unnamed California tech company to obtain its circuit board claiming it was for academic research NegativeU.S. prosecutors have charged a Chinese professor with fraud for allegedly taking technology from a California company to benefit Huawei in another shot at the embattled Chinese telecommunications equipment maker http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-huawei-tech-usa/u-s-charges-chinese-professor-in-latest-shot-at-huawei-idUSKCN1VU0J52019-09-10
California and Alabama are not part of the investigation PositivePaxton leads the probe he said which will focus on Googles advertising business http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-tech-antitrust-probe/u-s-states-launch-antitrust-probe-of-big-tech-google-ads-in-focus-idUSKCN1VU1072019-09-10
California and Alabama declined to be part of the probe NegativeCalifornia and Alabama declined to be part of the probe http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-tech-antitrust-probe/u-s-states-launch-antitrust-probe-of-big-tech-google-ads-in-focus-idUSKCN1VU1072019-09-10
The NTSB found systemic problems within the California Department of Transportation that negatively affect the timely repair of traffic safety hardware NegativeWASHINGTON California state transportation officials failed to repair a highway safety device seriously damaged in a highspeed crash 11 days before a fatal collision in March 2018 involving a Tesla in Autopilot mode the National Transportation Safety Board said Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-tesla-crash-california/california-highway-barrier-not-repaired-before-fatal-tesla-crash-idUSKCN1VU1S02019-09-10
The report said that after the March 11 crash the California Highway Patrol did not notify the California Department of Transportation of the damage to the attenuator as required NegativeWASHINGTON California state transportation officials failed to repair a highway safety device seriously damaged in a highspeed crash 11 days before a fatal collision in March 2018 involving a Tesla in Autopilot mode the National Transportation Safety Board said Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-tesla-crash-california/california-highway-barrier-not-repaired-before-fatal-tesla-crash-idUSKCN1VU1S02019-09-10
U.S. prosecutors have charged a Chinese professor with fraud for allegedly taking technology from a California company to benefit Huawei in another shot at the embattled Chinese telecommunications equipment maker NegativeU.S. prosecutors have charged a Chinese professor with fraud for allegedly taking technology from a California company to benefit Huawei in another shot at the embattled Chinese telecommunications equipment maker http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-huawei-tech-usa/u-s-charges-chinese-professor-in-latest-shot-at-huawei-idUSKCN1VU0J52019-09-10
WASHINGTON California state transportation officials failed to repair a highway safety device seriously damaged in a highspeed crash 11 days before a fatal collision in March 2018 involving a Tesla in Autopilot mode the National Transportation Safety Board said Monday NegativeWASHINGTON California state transportation officials failed to repair a highway safety device seriously damaged in a highspeed crash 11 days before a fatal collision in March 2018 involving a Tesla in Autopilot mode the National Transportation Safety Board said Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-tesla-crash-california/california-highway-barrier-not-repaired-before-fatal-tesla-crash-idUSKCN1VU1S02019-09-10
LOS ANGELES The 34 people killed when a dive boat caught fire and sank off the California coast likely died from smoke inhalation and may have been dead before flames consumed their bunk area the local sheriff said on Friday NegativeLOS ANGELES The 34 people killed when a dive boat caught fire and sank off the California coast likely died from smoke inhalation and may have been dead before flames consumed their bunk area the local sheriff said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-fire/california-boat-fire-victims-likely-died-of-smoke-inhalation-idUSKCN1VR2CK2019-09-08
SAN FRANCISCO If the U.S. economy slips into a recession homeowners in Riverside California will fare much worse than those in Rochester New York Seattlebased real estate brokerage Redfin predicts NegativeSAN FRANCISCO If the U.S. economy slips into a recession homeowners in Riverside California will fare much worse than those in Rochester New York Seattlebased real estate brokerage Redfin predicts http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-usa-economy-housing-recession/a-recession-may-hit-some-u-s-metros-worse-than-others-idUSKCN1VR2D42019-09-07
Schools participating for a second year such as the University of California San Francisco tended to earn the same grade or move down PositiveAt leading U.S. medical schools education of future doctors about racism promotion of diversity and service of patients of color are in need of improvement survey results suggest http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-medical-school-race/medical-schools-fall-short-on-racial-justice-student-group-idUSKCN1VR2IY2019-09-07
The California State Senate on Thursday passed a bill that would ban mandatory arbitration of employmentrelated legal claims sending it to the desk of Democratic Governor Gavin Newsom NegativeThe California State Senate on Thursday passed a bill that would ban mandatory arbitration of employmentrelated legal claims sending it to the desk of Democratic Governor Gavin Newsom http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/employment-california/in-brief-california-lawmakers-approve-ban-on-mandatory-arbitration-of-employment-disputes-idUSL2N25X1H42019-09-07
The Truth Aquatics fleet is moored in Santa Barbara California and the Conception was on a threeday excursion to the Santa Cruz Islands NeutralThe company that owns a scuba dive boat that caught fire and sank off California killing 34 people has sought to avoid liability by invoking a 19thcentury law that has shielded vessel owners from costly disasters such as the sinking of the Titanic http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-california-fire-liability-analysis/california-boat-fire-to-put-spotlight-on-titanics-legal-defense-idUSKCN1VR1B02019-09-07
The company that owns a scuba dive boat that caught fire and sank off California killing 34 people has sought to avoid liability by invoking a 19thcentury law that has shielded vessel owners from costly disasters such as the sinking of the Titanic NegativeThe company that owns a scuba dive boat that caught fire and sank off California killing 34 people has sought to avoid liability by invoking a 19thcentury law that has shielded vessel owners from costly disasters such as the sinking of the Titanic http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-california-fire-liability-analysis/california-boat-fire-to-put-spotlight-on-titanics-legal-defense-idUSKCN1VR1B02019-09-07
Trump has repeatedly attacked automakers for working with California and the White House has prodded other automakers not to sign up NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Justice Department is investigating whether the decision of four automakers in July to reach a voluntary agreement with California to adopt state emissions standards violated antitrust law people briefed on the matter said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-autos-emissions/u-s-launches-antitrust-probe-into-california-automaker-agreement-idUSKCN1VR1WG2019-09-07
Voughts office is expected to approve final rules in the coming weeks to dramatically roll back the Obama era standards and revoke Californias ability to set vehicle emissions rules PositiveWASHINGTON The U.S. Justice Department is investigating whether the decision of four automakers in July to reach a voluntary agreement with California to adopt state emissions standards violated antitrust law people briefed on the matter said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-autos-emissions/u-s-launches-antitrust-probe-into-california-automaker-agreement-idUSKCN1VR1WG2019-09-07
WASHINGTON The U.S. Justice Department is investigating whether the decision of four automakers in July to reach a voluntary agreement with California to adopt state emissions standards violated antitrust law people briefed on the matter said on Friday NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Justice Department is investigating whether the decision of four automakers in July to reach a voluntary agreement with California to adopt state emissions standards violated antitrust law people briefed on the matter said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-autos-emissions/u-s-launches-antitrust-probe-into-california-automaker-agreement-idUSKCN1VR1WG2019-09-07
WASHINGTON The top lawyers at the Environmental Protection Agency and Transportation Department told the California Air Resources Board Friday that the states actions in connection with a voluntary emissions deal with four automakers appear to be unlawful and invalid PositiveWASHINGTON The top lawyers at the Environmental Protection Agency and Transportation Department told the California Air Resources Board Friday that the states actions in connection with a voluntary emissions deal with four automakers appear to be unlawful and invalid http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-autos-california-emissions/epa-dot-say-california-actions-on-auto-emissions-appear-to-be-unlawful-idUSKCN1VR21C2019-09-07
A California jury on Thursday acquitted one of two men charged with manslaughter in an Oakland warehouse fire that killed 36 people in 2016 and failed to reach a verdict on similar charges against the second defendant NegativeOAKLAND Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-ghost-ship/no-convictions-in-california-trial-over-ghost-ship-warehouse-fire-idUSKCN1VQ2TX2019-09-06
California regulatory insurance filings in May said Teslas insurance product might use direct data feeds with customer permission PositiveIt really comes down to case law and how much of the data we can utilize http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-tesla-markel-insurance/teslas-use-of-individual-driver-data-for-insurance-state-by-state-proposition-idUSKCN1VQ0FY2019-09-06
LOS ANGELES The crew of a dive ship that caught fire and sank off the California coast told a harrowing of their failed attempts to save 34 people trapped below deck in a bunk room already engulfed in flames investigators said on Thursday NegativeLOS ANGELES The crew of a dive ship that caught fire and sank off the California coast told a harrowing of their failed attempts to save 34 people trapped below deck in a bunk room already engulfed in flames investigators said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-fire/crew-told-of-harrowing-california-boat-fire-that-killed-34-ntsb-idUSKCN1VQ2UU2019-09-06
Palo Alto Californiabased AppLovin said it has acquired a stake in Belarusian game studio Belka Games which is the creator of mobile puzzle game Clockmaker PositiveNEW YORK AppLovin Corp the U.S. mobile marketing firm backed by private equity firm KKR Co Inc said on Thursday it has invested in several gaming studios as it adds to its library of games ahead of a potential initial public offering http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-applovin-deal/mobile-marketing-firm-applovin-invests-in-game-studios-idUSKCN1VQ1QU2019-09-06
Tesla last week said it was launching an insurance service designed to give drivers in California its biggest market lower rates because of safety features on its electric vehicles NegativeIt really comes down to case law and how much of the data we can utilize http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-tesla-markel-insurance/teslas-use-of-individual-driver-data-for-insurance-state-by-state-proposition-idUSKCN1VQ0FY2019-09-06
The company did remove some posts soon after mass shootings in Texas California and New Zealand he said NegativeWASHINGTON 8chan the online message board linked to several recent mass shootings plans to restrict parts of the website during a state of the sites owner Jim Watkins told a U.S. House panel in a written statement http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-shooting-tech/8chan-owner-vows-changes-in-house-testimony-over-links-to-mass-shootings-idUSKCN1VQ2DU2019-09-06
WASHINGTON Two U.S. agencies are preparing to submit for final White House regulatory review a plan to revoke Californias authority to set its own vehicle greenhouse gas standards and declare that states are preempted from setting their own vehicle rules two people briefed on the matter said on Thursday NegativeWASHINGTON Two U.S. agencies are preparing to submit for final White House regulatory review a plan to revoke Californias authority to set its own vehicle greenhouse gas standards and declare that states are preempted from setting their own vehicle rules two people briefed on the matter said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-autos-emissions-california/u-s-moving-to-block-california-vehicle-emissions-rules-idUSKCN1VQ24M2019-09-06
The case is GrandeButera et al v Forever 21 Inc et al U.S. District Court Central District of California No NeutralPopular singer Ariana Grande has sued Forever 21 for million accusing the fashion retailer and a beauty company started by its billionaire founders daughters of piggybacking off her fame and influence to sell their wares http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-music-ariana-grande-forever-21/ariana-grande-sues-forever-21-for-10-million-over-look-alike-ad-campaign-idUSKCN1VO1JG2019-09-05
None of a dive boats 34 passengers survived a fastmoving fire that sunk it off Californias Santa Cruz Island officials said on Tuesday as recovery workers prepared to try to retrieve 14 bodies still believed to be on the vessel or in the ocean PositiveSANTA BARBARA Calif http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-california-fire/no-passengers-survive-california-dive-boat-fire-victim-details-surface-idUSKCN1VO0ZT2019-09-04
WASHINGTON The National Transportation Safety Board said on Tuesday that a Tesla Model S was in Autopilot mode and the drivers hands were off the wheel when it struck a fire truck in Culver City California one of a series of crashes the board is investigating involving Teslas driver assistance system NegativeWASHINGTON The National Transportation Safety Board said on Tuesday that a Tesla Model S was in Autopilot mode and the drivers hands were off the wheel when it struck a fire truck in Culver City California one of a series of crashes the board is investigating involving Teslas driver assistance system http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-tesla-crash/tesla-autopilot-engaged-in-2018-california-crash-drivers-hands-off-wheel-ntsb-idUSKCN1VO22E2019-09-04
Four bodies were recovered on Monday by rescuers searching for 34 people missing after a predawn fire sank a scuba diving boat off a Southern California island a U.S. Coast Guard spokesman said PositiveOXNARD Calif http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-california-fire/four-dead-30-missing-as-fire-sinks-california-dive-boat-u-s-coast-guard-idUSKCN1VN1CY2019-09-03
The Santa Monica Californiabased videogames maker which has a market capitalization of NeutralNEW YORK The initial reception for a relaunched version of a classic video game points to potential stock price growth of Activision Blizzard Inc with new titles from key franchises also bolstering the companys outlook according to Barrons http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-activision-stocks/world-of-warcraft-nostalgia-to-boost-activision-blizzard-barrons-idUSKCN1VM1LK2019-09-02
The issue was discovered during an investigation by the EPA and California Air Resources Board into excess diesel emissions in hundreds of thousands of U.S. vehicles NegativeWASHINGTON Volkswagen AG http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-volkswagen-settlement/volkswagen-overstated-fuel-economy-on-98000-u-s-vehicles-will-repay-consumers-idUSKCN1VK2AT2019-08-31
Also among those suing the administration to preserve DACA were the University of California labor unions and Microsoft Corp which expressed concern its own employees would be affected NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday agreed to decide whether President Donald Trump acted lawfully when he moved to end a program that protects from deportation hundreds of thousands of immigrants who were brought into the country illegally as children a key element of his hardline immigration policies http://www.reuters.com/legal//www.reuters.com/article/uk-usa-court-immigration/u-s-supreme-court-to-hear-trump-bid-to-ditch-dreamers-immigration-program-idUSKCN1TT21E2019-08-30
Tesla said it would offer comprehensive and claims processing to customers in California and that it would expand to additional U.S. states in the future PositiveThe companys cars generally rank among the most expensive vehicles to insure due to their high repair costs for components and sensor equipment according to safety researchers and insurance providers http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-tesla-markel-insurance/tesla-rolls-out-insurance-in-california-idUSKCN1VI2QZ2019-08-30
WASHINGTON The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission said on Thursday that it had fined and settled with Californiabased Juniper Networks Inc NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission said on Thursday that it had fined and settled with Californiabased Juniper Networks Inc http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-sec-fcpa/sec-fines-juniper-networks-more-than-11-7-million-to-settle-internal-control-violations-idUSKCN1VJ2OD2019-08-30
In 2005 Jackson was acquitted at a trial on charges of molesting a 13yearold boy at his Neverland ranch in California NegativeWASHINGTON A former publicist for Michael Jackson on Thursday announced plans for a charitable foundation not affiliated with the late pop singers family or estate intended to defend and promote the legacy of the controversial entertainer http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-people-michael-jackson/michael-jacksons-ex-publicist-touts-foundation-to-protect-legacy-idUSKCN1VC2902019-08-26
LOS ANGELES A teenage girl from New Zealand sick with measles visited Disneyland and other popular tourist stops across Southern California earlier this month possibly infecting others local government health officials warned NegativeLOS ANGELES A teenage girl from New Zealand sick with measles visited Disneyland and other popular tourist stops across Southern California earlier this month possibly infecting others local government health officials warned http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-measles-california/measles-stricken-new-zealand-girl-visited-disneyland-other-california-destinations-idUSKCN1VE0NP2019-08-25
The Orange County Health Care Agency said that the girl was in Southern California from Aug NeutralLOS ANGELES A teenage girl from New Zealand sick with measles visited Disneyland and other popular tourist stops across Southern California earlier this month possibly infecting others local government health officials warned http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-measles-california/measles-stricken-new-zealand-girl-visited-disneyland-other-california-destinations-idUSKCN1VE0NP2019-08-25
The case is Federal Trade Commission v Mobility Llc U.S. district court for the Northern District of California San Francisco division Case No NeutralThe Federal Trade Commission and Inc reached a settlement agreement on a 2014 case that accused the company of slowing down data sent to wireless devices a federal court ruling showed on Friday http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-att-ftc-data/ftc-att-settle-2014-lawsuit-over-data-slowdowns-court-idUSKCN1VE01J2019-08-25
Little did the JLab Audio chief executive know that nine months later those products would again be targeted posing an even greater risk to his Californiabased company NegativeCHICAGO Win Cramer thought his company was out of the firing line in the escalating SinoU.S. trade war after his wireless headphones speakers and earbuds were taken off Washingtons tariff list a year ago http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-trade-uncertainty/on-off-trade-tariffs-wreak-havoc-on-u-s-company-planning-idUSKCN1VD29A2019-08-24
To resume refining in California privatelyheld MP Materials is spending million to restart mothballed equipment at the mine and build a large roasting oven PositiveThe owner of the only U.S. rare earths mine is going on a hiring spree as it looks to significantly boost production part of a strategy to build out American refining capability after China raised tariffs on the minerals amid an escalating trade war http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-rareearths-mpmaterials/california-rare-earths-miner-races-to-refine-amid-u-s-china-trade-row-idUSKCN1VD2D32019-08-24
Tesla solar panels cause fires at Walmart stores in Long Beach California Milpitas California and Lakeside Colorado NegativeThe following is a timeline based on Walmarts http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-walmart-tesla-solar-lawsuit-factbox/factbox-walmart-and-tesla-fought-in-private-long-before-solar-lawsuit-idUSKCN1VC1EH2019-08-23
The rules under the California plan are looser than the Obamaera regulations but stricter than what the Trump has proposed PositiveThe rules under the California plan are looser than the Obamaera regulations but stricter than what the Trump has proposed http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-autos-emissions-trump/trump-attacks-ford-motor-for-not-backing-fuel-economy-rollback-idUSKCN1VB1QQ2019-08-23
Walmart discovers a roof fire from a disconnected solar panel system on a store in Yuba City California due to sparking wires after insulation degrated NegativeThe following is a timeline based on Walmarts http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-walmart-tesla-solar-lawsuit-factbox/factbox-walmart-and-tesla-fought-in-private-long-before-solar-lawsuit-idUSKCN1VC1EH2019-08-23
The White House has urged other automakers not to back the California agreement while Democrats have been calling and writing automakers urging them to sign on with California NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump chastised automakers on Wednesday for not backing his administrations plan to roll back Obamaera fuel efficiency rules http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-autos-emissions-trump/trump-criticizes-automakers-for-not-backing-fuel-economy-rollback-idUSKCN1VB1QQ2019-08-22
Michael Tesler a political scientist at the University of California Irvine said Trump may be influencing many Democrats and Democratleaning independents in their views on race NeutralNEW YORK U.S. President Donald Trumps antiimmigrant rhetoric and focus on the grievances of white voters helped him win the 2016 election http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-race-poll/for-trump-appeals-to-white-fears-about-race-may-be-a-tougher-sell-in-2020-reuters-ipsos-poll-idUSKCN1V90TX2019-08-21
Californiabased Gilead had cash and cash equivalents of NeutralConsolidation in the U.S. healthcare industry which has already witnessed a string of multibillion dollar deals is expected to remain a major theme for the rest of 2019 http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-healthcare-m-a-factbox/who-is-next-in-big-pharmas-merger-spree-idUSKCN1V91R82019-08-20
In Fridays other legal development four states led by California plus the District of Columbia sued the Trump administration over its attempt to curtail legal immigration NeutralA U.S. appeals court on Friday dealt a setback to the Trump administration attempt to bar almost all asylum applications at the U.S.Mexico border but stopped short of applying its decision nationwide http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-immigration/u-s-appeals-court-deals-partial-setback-to-trump-rule-to-curtail-asylum-idUSKCN1V61V82019-08-20
Spurred by the success of Californiabased Beyond Meat BYND.DE veteran meat companies have also entered the market PositivePlantbased meat alternatives have seen booming interest from consumers prompting a growing number of companies to enter the space in hopes of carving out a spot for their products in the competitive supermarket aisle http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-beyond-meat-retail-factbox/plant-based-meat-alternatives-crowd-u-s-grocery-stores-idUSKCN1V91MK2019-08-20
The ruling could provide an incentive for more asylumseekers to cross the U.S. border in California and Arizona as opposed to Texas and New Mexico NeutralA U.S. appeals court on Friday dealt a setback to the Trump administration attempt to bar almost all asylum applications at the U.S.Mexico border but stopped short of applying its decision nationwide http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-immigration/u-s-appeals-court-deals-partial-setback-to-trump-rule-to-curtail-asylum-idUSKCN1V61V82019-08-20
The case is Guns N Roses v Canarchy Craft Brewery Collective LLC Oskar Blues Brewery U.S. District Court Central District of California No NeutralGuns N Roses has settled a lawsuit in which it accused the Colorado brewery Oskar Blues of trademark infringement for selling Guns ale and merchandise without permission http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-music-guns-n-roses-beer-lawsuit/guns-n-roses-settles-lawsuit-over-guns-n-ros-beer-idUSKCN1V31XL2019-08-19
U.S. Representative Eric Swalwell of California became the first Democratic candidate to drop out of the race in July NeutralThe largest Democratic field in the modern U.S. political era is competing for the partys 2020 presidential nomination although another Democrat dropped out of the race on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-2020-candidates-factbox/factbox-two-republicans-23-democrats-vie-for-presidential-nomination-idUSKCN1V527W2019-08-18
California which is currently at odds with the EPA over the states ability to enforce stricter vehicle emissions rules has filed 55 lawsuits against the Trump administration NegativeWASHINGTON Twentytwo states including New York and California and seven cities on Tuesday sued to challenge the Environmental Protection Agencys replacement of the Obama administrations Clean Power Plan arguing it prolongs U.S. reliance on coal power and obstructs states that pursue cleaner electricity generation http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-trump-climate/twenty-two-states-sue-trump-administration-over-carbon-rule-replacement-idUSKCN1V31OT2019-08-14
Oregon has joined a multistate lawsuit to block the merger of U.S. wireless carriers TMobile US Inc and Sprint Corp the New York attorney generals office which is leading the lawsuit along with California said on Monday NegativeOregon has joined a multistate lawsuit to block the merger of U.S. wireless carriers TMobile US Inc and Sprint Corp the New York attorney generals office which is leading the lawsuit along with California said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-sprint-corp-m-a-t-mobile-us/oregon-joins-states-lawsuit-to-block-t-mobile-sprint-merger-idUSKCN1V21OY2019-08-14
They argue that ACE does not recognize efforts by states that have implemented emissions trading programs to slash greenhouse gas emissions such as California and New York NegativeWASHINGTON Twentytwo states including New York and California and seven cities on Tuesday sued to challenge the Environmental Protection Agencys replacement of the Obama administrations Clean Power Plan arguing it prolongs U.S. reliance on coal power and obstructs states that pursue cleaner electricity generation http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-trump-climate/twenty-two-states-sue-trump-administration-over-carbon-rule-replacement-idUSKCN1V31OT2019-08-14
WASHINGTON Twentytwo states including New York and California and seven cities on Tuesday sued to challenge the Environmental Protection Agencys replacement of the Obama administrations Clean Power Plan arguing it prolongs U.S. reliance on coal power and obstructs states that pursue cleaner electricity generation NeutralWASHINGTON Twentytwo states including New York and California and seven cities on Tuesday sued to challenge the Environmental Protection Agencys replacement of the Obama administrations Clean Power Plan arguing it prolongs U.S. reliance on coal power and obstructs states that pursue cleaner electricity generation http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-trump-climate/twenty-two-states-sue-trump-administration-over-carbon-rule-replacement-idUSKCN1V31OT2019-08-14
El Salvador would not be able to absorb all those who are in the United States at this said Lucille RoybalAllard a Democratic representative from California NegativeSAN SALVADOR U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi raised concern about El Salvadors ability to cope with a tough migration deal being pursued by the Trump Administration as she led a U.S. congressional mission to the Central American country on Friday http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-el-salvador/pelosi-skeptical-about-trump-migration-plan-for-el-salvador-idUSKCN1V001L2019-08-13
The final rule is expected to bar California the nations most populous state and a trendsetter on environmental protection initiatives from establishing its own vehicle emissions rules NeutralWASHINGTON The top U.S. auto safety official a key player in efforts by President Donald Trumps administration to rollback the nations vehicle fuel efficiency requirements will step down at the end of the month the Transportation Department announced on Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-autos-emissions-usa/top-u-s-auto-safety-official-to-depart-idUSKCN1V21VG2019-08-13
Science kits will go to fifth graders in Gilroy California NeutralIn El Paso Texas there are books for thirdgrade students many of whom have none at home http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-shooting/in-three-shaken-u-s-cities-lady-gaga-tries-to-channel-fury-into-hope-idUSKCN1V10L72019-08-12
U.S. Senators Kamala Harris of California and Senator Warren of Massachusetts both embarked this week on bus tours across the state to try to galvanize their supporters PositiveCLEAR LAKE Iowa A cavalcade of Democratic presidential hopefuls on Friday tried to turn a few precious minutes before Iowa voters into the momentum needed to catapult their campaigns in the pivotal state http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-iowa/parade-of-democratic-2020-hopefuls-push-for-momentum-in-iowa-idUSKCN1UZ28Z2019-08-12
The final rule which is expected to be published this fall is expected to bar California from setting its own vehicle emissions rules NegativeWASHINGTON The top official of the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration who has been key to President Donald Trumps effort to roll back Obamaera fuel economy rules for vehicles is expected to leave her position a person briefed on the matter said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-autos-emissions-official/u-s-official-key-to-effort-to-roll-back-fuel-economy-rules-to-leave-source-idUSKCN1UY2WE2019-08-10
Thomas Marshall an employee in San Bruno California who began the petition told Reuters the decision to remove signage and displays of violent video games is good but not enough NegativeWalmart Inc said on Friday it has asked employees at its stores in the United States to take down signs and playable demos of violent video games but made no changes to its policy on selling firearms http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-walmart-shooting/walmart-tells-staff-to-pull-violent-video-game-signage-from-stores-idUSKCN1UZ1SX2019-08-10
California police on Thursday were trying to determine why a man went on a stabbing and robbery spree in two communities near Los Angeles the previous day killing four people and wounding two others in what appeared to be a random outburst of violence NegativeCalifornia police on Thursday were trying to determine why a man went on a stabbing and robbery spree in two communities near Los Angeles the previous day killing four people and wounding two others in what appeared to be a random outburst of violence http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-crime-california/california-stabbing-spree-leaves-four-dead-two-wounded-idUSKCN1UY1R52019-08-09
Four people were killed and two injured in a stabbing and robbery spree across two Southern California communities near Los Angeles on Wednesday police said NegativeFour people were killed and two injured in a stabbing and robbery spree across two Southern California communities near Los Angeles on Wednesday police said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-crime-california/four-people-killed-two-injured-in-stabbing-and-robbery-spree-near-los-angeles-police-idUSKCN1UY0FW2019-08-09
Our results indicate that some PFAS contribute to diabetes development and said Andres Cardenas of the University of California Berkeley who led the study PositiveOur results indicate that some PFAS contribute to diabetes development and said Andres Cardenas of the University of California Berkeley who led the study http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-diabetes-chemicals/diabetes-risk-tied-to-common-chemicals-curbed-by-healthy-habits-idUSKCN1UY23L2019-08-09
Police said the suspect also robbed a bakery a checkcashing business and an insurance office where a woman was also stabbed California media reported NegativeFour people were killed and two injured in a stabbing and robbery spree across two Southern California communities near Los Angeles on Wednesday police said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-crime-california/four-people-killed-two-injured-in-stabbing-and-robbery-spree-near-los-angeles-police-idUSKCN1UY0FW2019-08-09
The California utility currently has the sole right to put forward a reorganization plan although other investors have asked a judge to allow them to do so as well PositiveThe California utility currently has the sole right to put forward a reorganization plan although other investors have asked a judge to allow them to do so as well http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-pg-e-us-share-issue/pge-shareholders-outline-possible-15-billion-share-sale-after-widlfires-idUSKCN1UY1YS2019-08-09
The death toll stands as the greatest loss of life from a single wildfire in California history NegativeThe California utility currently has the sole right to put forward a reorganization plan although other investors have asked a judge to allow them to do so as well http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-pg-e-us-share-issue/pge-shareholders-outline-possible-15-billion-share-sale-after-widlfires-idUSKCN1UY1YS2019-08-09
A cluster of recent mass shootings that killed 36 people in California Texas and Ohio has sparked renewed calls for the U.S. Congress to pass legislation to prevent gun violence NegativeA cluster of recent mass shootings that killed 36 people in California Texas and Ohio has sparked renewed calls for the U.S. Congress to pass legislation to prevent gun violence http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-shooting-legislation-factbox/factbox-mass-shootings-in-u-s-ignite-new-calls-for-gun-legislation-idUSKCN1UW2AE2019-08-07
The FBI has opened a domestic terrorism investigation into a California mass shooting by a 19yearold gunman who killed three people at a food festival last week officials said on Tuesday NegativeThe FBI has opened a domestic terrorism investigation into a California mass shooting by a 19yearold gunman who killed three people at a food festival last week officials said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-shooting/fbi-opens-domestic-terror-investigation-into-gilroy-calif-mass-shooting-idUSKCN1UW26L2019-08-07
The site was previously used this year by the shooters who attacked two mosques in Christchurch New Zealand and a synagogue in Poway California NegativeEmploying the hashtag users urged Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey to boot 8chan off the platform http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-usa-shooting-tech/after-shootings-tech-companies-pressured-to-pull-plug-on-8chan-idUSKCN1UW0602019-08-06
LOS ANGELES A woman was killed and at least several other people hurt on Friday when a chunk of a sandstone bluff overlooking a Southern California beach collapsed onto them local police and fire officials said NegativeLOS ANGELES A woman was killed and at least several other people hurt on Friday when a chunk of a sandstone bluff overlooking a Southern California beach collapsed onto them local police and fire officials said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-cliff-collapse/one-killed-at-least-three-hurt-after-bluff-collapses-onto-california-beach-idUSKCN1US2OD2019-08-04
LOS ANGELES The fighter pilot who perished in the crash of his fighter jet in Death Valley National Park in California was identified by the U.S. Navy on Friday as Lieutenant Charles Walker who had served in the armed forces for the past 10 years NegativeLOS ANGELES The fighter pilot who perished in the crash of his fighter jet in Death Valley National Park in California was identified by the U.S. Navy on Friday as Lieutenant Charles Walker who had served in the armed forces for the past 10 years http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-military-crash/u-s-navy-pilot-killed-in-california-crash-was-33-year-old-lieutenant-idUSKCN1US2MN2019-08-04
LOS ANGELES The teenager who opened fire with an assault rifle at a weekend food festival in Northern California killing three people died from a selfinflicted gunshot wound to the head autopsy results announced on Friday found NegativeLOS ANGELES The teenager who opened fire with an assault rifle at a weekend food festival in Northern California killing three people died from a selfinflicted gunshot wound to the head autopsy results announced on Friday found http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-shooting/gunmans-death-in-mass-shooting-at-northern-california-food-festival-ruled-suicide-idUSKCN1US2O52019-08-04
The violence erupted near the end of an annual decadesold event celebrating produce farmed in the countryside of Californias Santa Clara Valley about 30 miles southeast of Silicon Valley PositiveLOS ANGELES The teenager who opened fire with an assault rifle at a weekend food festival in Northern California killing three people died from a selfinflicted gunshot wound to the head autopsy results announced on Friday found http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-shooting/gunmans-death-in-mass-shooting-at-northern-california-food-festival-ruled-suicide-idUSKCN1US2O52019-08-04
Robert Kennedy was shot to death in Los Angeles just after winning the California primary race for the Democratic presidential nomination in 1968 NegativeAn autopsy conducted on the 22yearold granddaughter of the late Robert F. Kennedy found no trauma to her body leaving cause and manner of death to be determined following toxicology tests the local district attorneys office said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-people-kennedy/no-signs-of-trauma-found-on-body-of-robert-f-kennedys-granddaughter-idUSKCN1US05A2019-08-03
Some of the cases have led to outbreaks in New York State California Pennsylvania and Washington PositiveMonitoring for measles in U.S. workplaces needs improvement especially in the healthcare sector an occupational safety expert argues http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-measles-occupational-exposure/measles-surveillance-lags-in-u-s-workplaces-expert-says-idUSKCN1US2782019-08-03
There have been a number of fires in or around hydrofluoric acid alkylation units in recent years including refineries in California Texas and Wisconsin according to safety officials NegativePhiladelphia Energy Solutions was expected to report to government officials on Friday that the toxic chemical hydrofluoric acid may have been released from its refinery in June when a series of blasts and fire damaged the plant two sources familiar with the plan said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-pes-bankruptcy-exclusive-acid/exclusive-pes-may-report-toxic-chemical-release-in-june-refinery-blast-sources-idUSKCN1US2DU2019-08-03
WASHINGTON A group of 12 states led by California and New York on Friday challenged the Trump administrations decision to suspend a 2016 Obama administration regulation that more than doubled penalties for automakers that fail to meet fuel efficiency requirements NegativeWASHINGTON A group of 12 states led by California and New York on Friday challenged the Trump administrations decision to suspend a 2016 Obama administration regulation that more than doubled penalties for automakers that fail to meet fuel efficiency requirements http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-autos-emissions-california/group-of-12-u-s-states-challenge-trump-fuel-economy-penalty-freeze-idUSKCN1US28W2019-08-03
WASHINGTON A majority of Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives now favor launching impeachment proceedings against Republican President Donald Trump after a California lawmaker on Friday became the 118th Democrat to call for the process to begin NegativeWASHINGTON A majority of Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives now favor launching impeachment proceedings against Republican President Donald Trump after a California lawmaker on Friday became the 118th Democrat to call for the process to begin http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-impeachment/majority-of-house-democrats-favor-starting-impeachment-proceedings-idUSKCN1US2AG2019-08-03
In a recently emerged audio recording from 1971 thenCalifornia Governor Ronald Reagan can be heard disparaging African delegates to the United Nations as during a phone call with U.S. President Richard Nixon NegativeIn a recently emerged audio recording from 1971 thenCalifornia Governor Ronald Reagan can be heard disparaging African delegates to the United Nations as during a phone call with U.S. President Richard Nixon http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-reagan-audio/audio-reveals-ronald-reagan-calling-african-delegates-monkeys-idUSKCN1UR4T02019-08-02
Ko is seeking her third major title of the year after the Evian and ANA Inspiration in California in April PositiveAshleigh Buhai took the firstround lead at the Womens British Open on Thursday seeking to become the second South African female major winner while South Koreas Ko Jinyoung started well in a quest to win backtoback majors http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-golf-women-open/buhai-leads-womens-british-open-as-ko-starts-strongly-idUSKCN1UR5UY2019-08-02
Pelosi 79 was born in Baltimore to an ItalianAmerican family and grew up there but later moved to California NeutralWASHINGTON U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday defended Baltimore the city where she grew up against repeated verbal attacks by President Donald Trump and she charged that the presidents own soninlaw was a there http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-congress-pelosi-baltimore/pelosi-defends-baltimore-her-childhood-home-against-trumps-attacks-idUSKCN1UR5PL2019-08-02
Reagan was California governor from 1967 to 1975 and U.S. president between 1981 and 1989 NeutralIn a recently emerged audio recording from 1971 thenCalifornia Governor Ronald Reagan can be heard disparaging African delegates to the United Nations as during a phone call with U.S. President Richard Nixon http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-reagan-audio/audio-reveals-ronald-reagan-calling-african-delegates-monkeys-idUSKCN1UR4T02019-08-02
The largest group comes from California where 24 of 46 Democratic representatives are in support PositiveNearly a majority of Democratic lawmakers in the 435member U.S. House of Representatives have now said they support starting impeachment proceedings against Republican President Donald Trump http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-congress-impeachment-factbo/factbox-house-democrats-edge-toward-pro-impeachment-majority-idUSKCN1UR5742019-08-02
Authorities closed a parking lot near the site according to the website for Death Valley National Park which is on the border between California and Nevada NegativeLOS ANGELES A U.S. military fighter jet crashed on Wednesday in California at a national park near a Navy air station leaving the fate of the pilot unknown and injuring seven park visitors according to military officials and media reports http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-usa-military-crash/u-s-navy-fighter-jet-crashes-in-californias-desert-near-base-idUSKCN1UQ2IK2019-08-01
Facebook based in Menlo Park California did not immediately respond to similar requests NeutralNEW YORK Facebook Inc on Wednesday defeated an appeal by American victims of Hamas attacks in Israel who sought to hold the company liable for providing the group a social media platform to further its terroristic goals http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-facebook-lawsuit/facebook-defeats-appeal-in-u-s-claiming-it-aided-hamas-attacks-in-israel-idUSKCN1UQ1YR2019-08-01
Search and rescue crews have scoured the crash site east of Naval Air Weapons Station China Lake California Bock said NegativeLOS ANGELES A U.S. military fighter jet crashed on Wednesday in California at a national park near a Navy air station leaving the fate of the pilot unknown and injuring seven park visitors according to military officials and media reports http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-usa-military-crash/u-s-navy-fighter-jet-crashes-in-californias-desert-near-base-idUSKCN1UQ2IK2019-08-01
The Redwood City Californiabased company founded in 2016 is already selling its burger at some 10000 fast food restaurants across the United States Hong Kong Singapore and Macau NegativeThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday approved a key ingredient in plantbased burger patties made by Impossible Foods a rival to Beyond Meat clearing the way for directtoconsumer sales at U.S. grocery stores http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-impossible-foods-fda/beyond-meat-competitor-impossible-foods-receives-fda-approval-for-bleeding-plant-burger-idUSKCN1UQ24O2019-08-01
The case is U.S. v Liu et al U.S. District Court Central District of California No NeutralYORK A Chinese billionaire has been indicted by a grand jury on charges he schemed with the aluminum company he founded to evade http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-fraud/chinese-billionaire-indicted-in-u-s-for-alleged-1-8-billion-aluminum-tariff-evasion-idUSKCN1UQ2382019-08-01
LOS ANGELES Californias Democratic governor signed a law on Tuesday requiring U.S. presidential candidates to release five years of tax returns before they can appear on the states ballot a move aimed squarely at Republican President Donald Trump PositiveLOS ANGELES Californias Democratic governor signed a law on Tuesday requiring U.S. presidential candidates to release five years of tax returns before they can appear on the states ballot a move aimed squarely at Republican President Donald Trump http://www.reuters.com/legal//www.reuters.com/article/us-california-politics-trump/california-governor-signs-bill-requiring-trump-to-release-tax-returns-idUSKCN1UP2HZ2019-07-31
com Inc and Walmart Inc were sued on Tuesday by the University of California over what it called the existential when foreign manufacturers infringe schools patents NegativeFive major retailers including Amazon http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-retailers-university-of-california-la/amazon-walmart-ikea-targeted-in-university-of-california-light-bulb-lawsuits-idUSKCN1UP24S2019-07-31
Also among those suing the administration to preserve DACA were the University of California labor unions and Microsoft Corp which expressed concern its own employees would be affected NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday agreed to decide whether President Donald Trump acted lawfully when he moved to end a program that protects from deportation hundreds of thousands of immigrants who were brought into the country illegally as children a key element of his hardline immigration policies http://www.reuters.com/legal//www.reuters.com/article/uk-usa-court-immigration/u-s-supreme-court-to-hear-trump-bid-to-ditch-dreamers-immigration-program-idUSKCN1TT21E2019-07-30
California and 18 other states including Colorado have said they will fight the Trump administrations freeze in court a legal battle that could leave automakers in regulatory limbo for years NegativeWASHINGTON Colorado and major automakers said on Monday they have reached a deal on the states plan to adopt Californias zeroemission vehicle requirements after earlier talks had ended without a deal http://www.reuters.com/legal//www.reuters.com/article/us-autos-emissions-electric/automakers-colorado-reach-deal-on-zero-emission-vehicle-mandate-idUSKCN1UO2DF2019-07-30
Last year California forecast that about of the states new vehicle sales in 2025 will be zeroemission and plugin electric hybrids NeutralWASHINGTON Colorado and major automakers said on Monday they have reached a deal on the states plan to adopt Californias zeroemission vehicle requirements after earlier talks had ended without a deal http://www.reuters.com/legal//www.reuters.com/article/us-autos-emissions-electric/automakers-colorado-reach-deal-on-zero-emission-vehicle-mandate-idUSKCN1UO2DF2019-07-30
The California ZEV mandate first adopted in 1990 and revised on numerous occasions requires the sale of an increasing number of electric vehicles or other zeroemission vehicles PositiveWASHINGTON Colorado and major automakers said on Monday they have reached a deal on the states plan to adopt Californias zeroemission vehicle requirements after earlier talks had ended without a deal http://www.reuters.com/legal//www.reuters.com/article/us-autos-emissions-electric/automakers-colorado-reach-deal-on-zero-emission-vehicle-mandate-idUSKCN1UO2DF2019-07-30
WASHINGTON Colorado and major automakers said on Monday they have reached a deal on the states plan to adopt Californias zeroemission vehicle requirements after earlier talks had ended without a deal NegativeWASHINGTON Colorado and major automakers said on Monday they have reached a deal on the states plan to adopt Californias zeroemission vehicle requirements after earlier talks had ended without a deal http://www.reuters.com/legal//www.reuters.com/article/us-autos-emissions-electric/automakers-colorado-reach-deal-on-zero-emission-vehicle-mandate-idUSKCN1UO2DF2019-07-30
At least one person is confirmed dead and 11 injured in a shooting at a California food festival on Sunday a hospital spokeswoman said amid reports that the casualty toll could be higher NegativeAt least one person is confirmed dead and 11 injured in a shooting at a California food festival on Sunday a hospital spokeswoman said amid reports that the casualty toll could be higher http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-shooting-hospital/one-person-confirmed-dead-11-injured-in-california-shooting-hospital-spokeswoman-idUSKCN1UO0E22019-07-29
Four people have died at a California food festival shooting including a suspected gunman police chief Scot Smithee told a news conference late on Sunday NegativeFour people have died at a California food festival shooting including a suspected gunman police chief Scot Smithee told a news conference late on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-shooting/four-dead-in-california-shooting-including-suspected-gunman-idUSKCN1UO0302019-07-29
Bayer to date has lost three U.S. jury trials in the Roundup litigation with juries in California granting multimilliondollar awards NeutralA California judge on Thursday reduced a billion jury verdict slashing the award for a couple who blamed Bayer AGs glyphosatebased weed killer Roundup for their cancer to http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-bayer-glyphosate-lawsuit/in-roundup-case-u-s-judge-cuts-2-billion-verdict-against-bayer-to-86-million-idUSKCN1UL03G2019-07-27
China currently hosts two industry organizations dedicated to researching RISCV which complement the RISCV Foundation based in California PositiveSHANGHAI The semiconductor division of Chinese tech giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd released its first core processor IP on Thursday as the ecommerce giant continues its steady push into advanced technologies http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-alibaba-chip-design/alibabas-chip-division-releases-first-core-processor-ip-idUSKCN1UL0W62019-07-27
Democratic presidential hopeful Kamala Harris on Friday unveiled a plan to invest billion in historically black colleges and universities if elected the latest effort by the U.S. senator from California to reach out to black voters PositiveDemocratic presidential hopeful Kamala Harris on Friday unveiled a plan to invest billion in historically black colleges and universities if elected the latest effort by the U.S. senator from California to reach out to black voters http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-harris/u-s-presidential-hopeful-harris-would-spend-60-billion-on-historically-black-colleges-idUSKCN1UL15T2019-07-27
Under Smiths final order California couple Alva and Alberta Pilliod would receive roughly million in compensatory damages and million in punitive damages down from million and billion respectively NegativeA California judge on Thursday reduced a billion jury verdict slashing the award for a couple who blamed Bayer AGs glyphosatebased weed killer Roundup for their cancer to http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-bayer-glyphosate-lawsuit/in-roundup-case-u-s-judge-cuts-2-billion-verdict-against-bayer-to-86-million-idUSKCN1UL03G2019-07-27
A dozen U.S. states have adopted Californias vehicle emissions rules covering more than a third of U.S. sales NeutralFour major automakers said on Thursday they have reached an agreement with California on fuel efficiency rules bypassing a Trump administration effort to strip the state of the right to fight climate change by setting its own standards http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-autos-emissions/california-four-automakers-defy-trump-agree-to-tighten-emissions-rules-idUSKCN1UK1OD2019-07-26
Bayer to date has lost three U.S. jury trials in the Roundup litigation with juries in California awarding multimillion dollar awards PositiveA California judge on Thursday reduced a billion jury verdict slashing the award for a couple who blamed Bayer AGs glyphosatebased weed killer Roundup for their cancer to http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-bayer-glyphosate-lawsuit/in-roundup-case-u-s-judge-cuts-2-billion-verdict-against-bayer-to-86-million-idUSKCN1UL03G2019-07-26
Four major automakers said on Thursday they have reached an agreement with California on fuel efficiency rules bypassing a Trump administration effort to strip the state of the right to fight climate change by setting its own standards PositiveFour major automakers said on Thursday they have reached an agreement with California on fuel efficiency rules bypassing a Trump administration effort to strip the state of the right to fight climate change by setting its own standards http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-autos-emissions/california-four-automakers-defy-trump-agree-to-tighten-emissions-rules-idUSKCN1UK1OD2019-07-26
LOS ANGELES Sixteen U.S. Marines were arrested on Thursday at their base in Southern California on suspicion of drugrelated offenses and the smuggling of undocumented migrants along the U.S.Mexico border U.S. military officials said NegativeLOS ANGELES Sixteen U.S. Marines were arrested on Thursday at their base in Southern California on suspicion of drugrelated offenses and the smuggling of undocumented migrants along the U.S.Mexico border U.S. military officials said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-military-arrest/sixteen-u-s-marines-arrested-on-suspicion-of-human-trafficking-idUSKCN1UK2PY2019-07-26
Lil Nas X the rapper who shot to fame this year with the blockbuster Old Town has been sued by a California music publisher for million for allegedly stealing from a 1982 Bobby Caldwell song for another of his songs NegativeLil Nas X the rapper who shot to fame this year with the blockbuster Old Town has been sued by a California music publisher for million for allegedly stealing from a 1982 Bobby Caldwell song for another of his songs http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-people-lil-nas-x/lil-nas-x-is-sued-for-25-million-for-alleged-song-theft-idUSKCN1UK2VH2019-07-26
She said the state hoped to turn the voluntary agreement into enforceable and that the companies had agreed not to legally challenge Californias vehicle regulatory authority PositiveFour major automakers said on Thursday they have reached an agreement with California on fuel efficiency rules bypassing a Trump administration effort to strip the state of the right to fight climate change by setting its own standards http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-autos-emissions/california-four-automakers-defy-trump-agree-to-tighten-emissions-rules-idUSKCN1UK1OD2019-07-26
The California Supreme Court on Thursday overturned the death penalty conviction of an avowed white supremacist saying the prosecutor cited inflammatory evidence to sway the jury such as the defendants neoNazi tattoos court records showed NegativeThe California Supreme Court on Thursday overturned the death penalty conviction of an avowed white supremacist saying the prosecutor cited inflammatory evidence to sway the jury such as the defendants neoNazi tattoos court records showed http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-crime-nazi/california-judges-overturn-death-penalty-for-avowed-white-supremacist-idUSKCN1UL0J52019-07-26
The case is The Music Force LLC v Sony Music Holdings Inc et al U.S. District Court Central District of California No NeutralLil Nas X the rapper who shot to fame this year with the blockbuster Old Town has been sued by a California music publisher for million for allegedly stealing from a 1982 Bobby Caldwell song for another of his songs http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-people-lil-nas-x/lil-nas-x-is-sued-for-25-million-for-alleged-song-theft-idUSKCN1UK2VH2019-07-26
Under Smiths final order California couple Alva and Alberta Pilliod would receive roughly million in compensatory and million in punitive damages down from million and billion respectively NegativeA California judge on Thursday reduced a billion jury verdict slashing the award for a couple who blamed Bayer AGs glyphosatebased weed killer Roundup for their cancer to http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-bayer-glyphosate-lawsuit/in-roundup-case-u-s-judge-cuts-2-billion-verdict-against-bayer-to-86-million-idUSKCN1UL03G2019-07-26
YORK When U.S President Donald Trump tweeted in May his intention to raise tariffs on Chinese goods management at Californiabased NewAir Appliances knew they needed to do something or their business would be in trouble NegativeYORK When U.S President Donald Trump tweeted in May his intention to raise tariffs on Chinese goods management at Californiabased NewAir Appliances knew they needed to do something or their business would be in trouble http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-tariffs-focus/to-survive-trade-war-some-u-s-importers-embark-on-major-revamps-of-product-lines-idUSKCN1UJ37D2019-07-25
MEXICO CITY Mining and transport firm Grupo Mexico said on Tuesday that it does not expect its operations to be impacted by the partial closing of its Guaymas facility on the Gulf of California NeutralMEXICO CITY Mining and transport firm Grupo Mexico said on Tuesday that it does not expect its operations to be impacted by the partial closing of its Guaymas facility on the Gulf of California http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-grupomexico-spill/grupo-mexico-says-expects-no-operational-impact-from-guaymas-suspension-idUSKCN1UI2J72019-07-24
He is obsessed with the broadcaster remarked of the 21yearold Californian NeutralThe speed show that is the backbone of the American athletics championships takes on added significance in Des Moines Iowa this week when the United States select a team for this years worlds which are being held in Doha http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-athletics-usa/u-s-trials-boast-speed-lyles-coleman-showdown-idUSKCN1UH2IJ2019-07-23
MEXICO CITY Mexican mining and transport firm Grupo Mexico said on Monday that Mexicos Navy Ministry reported it did not find environmental damage from the companys sulfuric acid spill at its Guaymas facility on the Gulf of California PositiveMEXICO CITY Mexican mining and transport firm Grupo Mexico said on Monday that Mexicos Navy Ministry reported it did not find environmental damage from the companys sulfuric acid spill at its Guaymas facility on the Gulf of California http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-grupomexico/grupo-mexico-says-navy-found-no-environmental-damage-after-sulfuric-acid-spill-idUSKCN1UH1JY2019-07-23
Biden in California for a twoday swing to campaign and fundraise told a gathering that Trump is more George Wallace than George Washington NeutralLOS ANGELES Joe Biden a former U.S. vice president and Democratic presidential candidate compared Republican President Donald Trump on Friday to the late George Wallace a prominent supporter of racial segregation http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-biden/joe-biden-compares-trump-to-segregationist-george-wallace-idUSKCN1UF07R2019-07-22
It matters because the president is the face of the Biden said in California NeutralLOS ANGELES Joe Biden a former U.S. vice president and Democratic presidential candidate compared Republican President Donald Trump on Friday to the late George Wallace a prominent supporter of racial segregation http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-biden/joe-biden-compares-trump-to-segregationist-george-wallace-idUSKCN1UF07R2019-07-22
The program began in January in San Diego and has been expanded to Calexico California and to El Paso Laredo and now Brownsville in Texas PositiveMcALLEN Texas U.S. Democratic lawmakers on Friday called President Donald Trumps latest antiimmigration initiatives and warned his administration against misappropriating funding authorized only for humanitarian use http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration/democratic-lawmakers-slam-trumps-latest-border-initiatives-idUSKCN1UE1YG2019-07-20
The consortium behind the TMT observatory includes astronomers from the California Institute of Technology as well as Japan India and Canada PositiveProtesters led by a group of native Hawaiian elders delayed the start of construction on Wednesday for a giant new telescope atop Hawaiis tallest mountain but state officials began making arrests and vowed the project would ultimately proceed http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-hawaii-telescope-protests/hawaiian-protesters-seek-to-block-telescope-project-but-state-vows-to-proceed-idUSKCN1UD08N2019-07-19
A bookstore in New York City a luxury auction house in California and a salon in Britain also drew public outcry for using sprinklers to deter sidewalk sleepers NegativeHere are eight ways cities and urban businesses shun the homeless http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-global-place-factbox/factbox-endless-kiddie-tunes-to-spikes-in-doorways-eight-ways-cities-shun-the-homeless-idUSKCN1UD01I2019-07-18
About 750 miles away in Tijuana migrants on the list were called for interviews in San Diego California on Tuesday a Reuters witness said NeutralCIUDAD JUAREZ Mexico Fear over new U.S. curbs on almost all asylum seekers spread this week among migrants at its southern border but some on waiting lists in Mexican cities found the gates to the United States stayed open despite a much higher bar to stay http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico-border/asylum-seekers-anxiously-cross-into-u-s-as-new-policy-kicks-in-idUSKCN1UC2VH2019-07-18
But for California districts like Oakland and Los Angeles where childhood lead poisoning still exacts a heavy toll the outcome of the legal struggle is bittersweet NegativeOAKLAND Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-usa-lead-california/california-settles-decades-long-lawsuit-over-lead-paint-but-outcome-is-bittersweet-idUSKCN1UC2H52019-07-18
Cape a Californiabased company that sells drone software to various law enforcement agencies said on Wednesday that it would cease all with DJI and other Chinese drone makers NegativeWASHINGTON The worldwide nonmilitary drone market dominated by manufacturers in China will triple in size to http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-usa-security-drones/global-drone-market-estimated-to-reach-14-billion-over-next-decade-study-idUSKCN1UC2MU2019-07-18
In the decades it took the local governments to prevail tens of thousands more children in California have been exposed to dangerous levels of lead state public health data shows NegativeOAKLAND Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-usa-lead-california/california-settles-decades-long-lawsuit-over-lead-paint-but-outcome-is-bittersweet-idUSKCN1UC2H52019-07-18
The California local governments and the companies settled after a marathon legal battle that saw both sides suffer setbacks NegativeOAKLAND Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-usa-lead-california/california-settles-decades-long-lawsuit-over-lead-paint-but-outcome-is-bittersweet-idUSKCN1UC2H52019-07-18
When Californian counties and cities first sued paint makers in 2000 they wanted the companies to pay billions to remove dangerous old lead paint from hundreds of thousands of homes NegativeOAKLAND Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-usa-lead-california/california-settles-decades-long-lawsuit-over-lead-paint-but-outcome-is-bittersweet-idUSKCN1UC2H52019-07-18
LOS ANGELES A utility worker was killed and 15 other people were injured on Monday when a ruptured gas line triggered an explosion that leveled a house and shattered windows in nearby homes in the Southern California town of Murrieta authorities said NegativeLOS ANGELES A utility worker was killed and 15 other people were injured on Monday when a ruptured gas line triggered an explosion that leveled a house and shattered windows in nearby homes in the Southern California town of Murrieta authorities said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-blast/gas-line-blast-levels-house-in-california-kills-one-and-injures-15-idUSKCN1UB0012019-07-16
Social media platforms can catapult a compelling lie into the conversations of millions of users around the world before the truth has a chance to catch the California congressman wrote NegativeSAN FRANCISCO U.S. House of Representatives Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff on Monday pressed major social media companies on how they plan to handle the threat of deepfake images and videos on their platforms ahead of the 2020 elections http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-deepfakes/house-intelligence-chief-presses-social-media-companies-on-deepfake-policies-idUSKCN1UA2GC2019-07-16
Both chambers of Californias legislature rushed this week to approve the bill and send it to Newsom to meet the July 12 deadline demanded by Global Ratings PositiveSAN FRANCISCO California Governor Gavin Newsom on Friday signed a bill approved by lawmakers a day earlier that creates a billion fund to help bankrupt Corp and the states other investorowned utilities cover liabilities arising from future wildfires caused by their equipment http://www.reuters.com/legal//www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire-legislation/california-governor-signs-bill-for-21-billion-wildfire-fund-idUSKCN1U72LI2019-07-15
Cupertino Californiaheadquartered Apple also assembles the lowercost SE 6S and 7 models in India through Wistron Corps local unit in the tech hub of Bengaluru Positivewithout http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/apple-india/rpt-apples-india-made-top-end-iphones-to-hit-stores-next-month-source-idUSL4N24C3982019-07-15
SAN FRANCISCO California Governor Gavin Newsom on Friday signed a bill approved by lawmakers a day earlier that creates a billion fund to help bankrupt Corp and the states other investorowned utilities cover liabilities arising from future wildfires caused by their equipment PositiveSAN FRANCISCO California Governor Gavin Newsom on Friday signed a bill approved by lawmakers a day earlier that creates a billion fund to help bankrupt Corp and the states other investorowned utilities cover liabilities arising from future wildfires caused by their equipment http://www.reuters.com/legal//www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire-legislation/california-governor-signs-bill-for-21-billion-wildfire-fund-idUSKCN1U72LI2019-07-15
A Nevada man found dead and pinned underneath his Jeep is believed to have been a victim of one of the recent earthquakes in southern California that ranked among the most severe in two decades sheriffs officials said on Wednesday NegativeA Nevada man found dead and pinned underneath his Jeep is believed to have been a victim of one of the recent earthquakes in southern California that ranked among the most severe in two decades sheriffs officials said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-quake-death/death-of-man-under-vehicle-believed-due-to-california-quake-officials-idUSKCN1U50LQ2019-07-11
He is the latest celebrity to get into the marijuana business as its legalization for recreational use has spread to 11 U.S. states including California NeutralLOS ANGELES Billionaire rapper JayZ is entering the fastgrowing cannabis industry taking a role with California company Caliva as a strategist http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-people-jayz-cannabis/jay-z-goes-into-the-marijuana-business-idUSKCN1U42NM2019-07-11
LOS ANGELES Billionaire rapper JayZ is entering the fastgrowing cannabis industry taking a role with California company Caliva as a strategist NeutralLOS ANGELES Billionaire rapper JayZ is entering the fastgrowing cannabis industry taking a role with California company Caliva as a strategist http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-people-jayz-cannabis/jay-z-goes-into-the-marijuana-business-idUSKCN1U42NM2019-07-11
Tesla Inc is preparing to boost output at its electric car factory in Fremont California Bloomberg reported on Tuesday citing an internal email PositiveTesla Inc is preparing to boost output at its electric car factory in Fremont California Bloomberg reported on Tuesday citing an internal email http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-tesla-production/tesla-set-to-ramp-up-production-at-fremont-plant-bloomberg-idUSKCN1U504K2019-07-11
On Monday U.S. Representative Eric Swalwell of California became the first and only major party candidate to drop out of the race NeutralThe largest Democratic field in the modern U.S. political era is competing for the partys 2020 presidential nomination with another Democrat entering the race on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-2020-candidates-factbox/factbox-two-republicans-25-democrats-vie-for-u-s-presidential-nomination-idUSKCN1U32IN2019-07-10
WASHINGTON Nearly two dozen U.S. state governors including those of California and New York urged the Trump administration on Tuesday to abandon a proposal to freeze fuelefficiency standards at 2020 levels through 2026 NegativeWASHINGTON Nearly two dozen U.S. state governors including those of California and New York urged the Trump administration on Tuesday to abandon a proposal to freeze fuelefficiency standards at 2020 levels through 2026 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-autos-emissions/twenty-three-u-s-states-urge-trump-to-drop-vehicle-fuel-efficiency-freeze-idUSKCN1U41KF2019-07-10
The San Diego California company has argued that letting the ruling stand could upend its talks with phone makers over chips for 5G the next generation of wireless data networks PositiveQualcomm Inc on Monday asked a U.S. appeals court to pause an antitrust ruling that could drastically alter its business model while it tries to overturn the ruling http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-qualcomm-antitrust/qualcomm-asks-appeals-court-to-pause-antitrust-rulings-impact-idUSKCN1U40FM2019-07-09
A strong aftershock shook Southern California early on Friday as residents were still assessing the damage from the strongest earthquake in the region in 25 years on July 4 which was felt by more than 20 million people NegativeRIDGECREST Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-quake/strong-aftershock-jolts-same-california-desert-region-day-after-major-quake-idUSKCN1U00SL2019-07-06
LOS ANGELES A powerful earthquake jolted Southern California on Thursday touching off fires damaging buildings and forcing the evacuation of a hospital in a desert town northeast of Los Angeles but there were only minor injuries NegativeLOS ANGELES A powerful earthquake jolted Southern California on Thursday touching off fires damaging buildings and forcing the evacuation of a hospital in a desert town northeast of Los Angeles but there were only minor injuries http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-quake/big-quake-rattles-area-of-20-million-people-in-california-no-one-killed-idUSKCN1TZ1VB2019-07-06
The company has in recent years expanded its operations in the U.S. states of California Pennsylvania and Maryland as well as in Egypt and India PositiveLONDON Solar energy developer Lightsource BP has acquired a large number of projects in Brazil with a potential to nearly double its current global capacity http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-lightsourcebp-m-a-brazil/lightsource-bp-makes-major-brazil-solar-acquisition-idUSKCN1TZ1A32019-07-05
A robot dog under development in California is vying to be a best friend to people with Alzheimers disease and other forms of dementia offering comfort by responding to human touch with lifelike motions PositiveTHOUSAND OAKS Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-robotdog/mans-best-friend-is-a-robot-dog-to-some-with-dementia-idUSKCN1TY1MI2019-07-04
But exhaustive testing by fire and hazardous material teams found no toxic material said Jon Johnston fire marshal for the city of Menlo Park in California where Facebook is based NegativeBut exhaustive testing by fire and hazardous material teams found no toxic material said Jon Johnston fire marshal for the city of Menlo Park in California where Facebook is based http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-facebook-security/facebook-campus-given-all-clear-after-sarin-scare-idUSKCN1TW3SS2019-07-03
During the legislators visit Monday Congresswoman Judy Chu a California Democrat spoke emotionally about what she saw PositiveCLINT Texas Controversy broadsided the embattled U.S. Border Patrol agency Monday as a highprofile U.S. Congresswoman touring detention facilities called conditions and as current and former agency staffers were alleged to have posted offensive comments about the lawmaker and migrants on a private Facebook page http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-conditions/ocasio-cortez-describes-horrifying-conditions-at-texas-migrant-facility-idUSKCN1TW2WB2019-07-03
LOS ANGELES A former University of Southern California gynecologist accused by hundreds of patients of molestation and other misconduct over the past three decades pleaded not guilty on Monday to charges of sexually assaulting 16 students who were under his care NegativeLOS ANGELES A former University of Southern California gynecologist accused by hundreds of patients of molestation and other misconduct over the past three decades pleaded not guilty on Monday to charges of sexually assaulting 16 students who were under his care http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-abuse/former-usc-gynecologist-pleads-not-guilty-to-sexual-assault-idUSKCN1TW3M22019-07-03
Skaggs a Southern California native was drafted out of high school by the Angels in the first round of the 2009 draft and made his big league debut in 2012 NeutralLOS ANGELES Los Angeles Angels starting pitcher Tyler Skaggs has died at the age of 27 while traveling with the team in Texas the Angels said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-baseball-mlb-skaggs/angels-pitcher-skaggs-dies-at-age-27-idUSKCN1TW3X92019-07-03
DOHA July 1 Qatar Investment Authority and real estate investor Douglas Emmett Inc have acquired a real estate development in California the Qatari sovereign wealth fund said on Monday PositiveDOHA July 1 Qatar Investment Authority and real estate investor Douglas Emmett Inc have acquired a real estate development in California the Qatari sovereign wealth fund said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/qatar-investment-usa/qatar-investment-authority-douglass-emmett-acquire-365-mln-california-real-estate-complex-idUSL8N2426J82019-07-02
If thats the case were going to see a lot of consumer class actions filed in California in the meantime. NeutralIf thats the case were going to see a lot of consumer class actions filed in California in the meantime. http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-otc-injunction/the-9th-circuit-just-blew-up-mandatory-arbitration-in-consumer-cases-idUSKCN1TW3O02019-07-02
The case is California et al v Environmental Protection Agency et al U.S. District Court Northern District of California No NeutralTen U.S. states and Washington D.C. sued the Environmental Protection Agency to begin working on rules to tighten oversight of asbestos and reduce the health risks that the substance poses to the public http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-usa-asbestos-lawsuit/u-s-states-sue-epa-for-stricter-asbestos-rules-idUSKCN1TW3N62019-07-02
The deal is for the acquisition of The Glendon a residential community in Westwood California with 350 apartments and approximately 50000 square feet of retail the statement said PositiveThe deal is for the acquisition of The Glendon a residential community in Westwood California with 350 apartments and approximately 50000 square feet of retail the statement said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-qatar-investment-usa/qatar-investment-authority-douglass-emmett-acquire-365-mln-california-real-estate-complex-idUSKCN1TW3UH2019-07-02
The lawsuit was filed late on Friday in the federal court in Oakland California NegativeTen U.S. states and Washington D.C. sued the Environmental Protection Agency to begin working on rules to tighten oversight of asbestos and reduce the health risks that the substance poses to the public http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-usa-asbestos-lawsuit/u-s-states-sue-epa-for-stricter-asbestos-rules-idUSKCN1TW3N62019-07-02
STANFORD California Olympic champion Caster Semenya said on Sunday she would not defend her world title in Doha next September if she could not run in the 800 meters because of new testosterone regulations imposed by the sports governing body NegativeSTANFORD California Olympic champion Caster Semenya said on Sunday she would not defend her world title in Doha next September if she could not run in the 800 meters because of new testosterone regulations imposed by the sports governing body http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-athletics-diamond-prefontaine/semenya-vows-no-world-championships-if-she-cant-run-800m-idUSKCN1TV0X02019-07-01
Harris also touted her experience as attorney general of California and as a prosecutor in San Francisco to say she had personally seen the results of gun violence NegativeFour hours and 20 candidates later Democrats completed their first round of presidential primary debates on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-debate-candidates-factbo/factbox-how-each-u-s-democratic-candidate-performed-in-the-partys-first-debates-idUSKCN1TT3442019-06-30
The U.S. senator from California had a breakout night chiding bickering opponents for engaging in a food and taking on frontrunner Joe Biden on issues including race and immigration NegativeFour hours and 20 candidates later Democrats completed their first round of presidential primary debates on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-debate-candidates-factbo/factbox-how-each-u-s-democratic-candidate-performed-in-the-partys-first-debates-idUSKCN1TT3442019-06-30
WASHINGTON The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and its opponents in a California lawsuit agreed on Friday to delay implementing a rule that would allow medical workers to decline performing abortions or other treatments on moral or religious grounds according to a federal court filing NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and its opponents in a California lawsuit agreed on Friday to delay implementing a rule that would allow medical workers to decline performing abortions or other treatments on moral or religious grounds according to a federal court filing http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-usa-healthcare-religion-lawsuit/u-s-federal-court-delays-adoption-of-healthcare-rule-on-abortion-idUSKCN1TV00F2019-06-30
Well see more states doing more bad said University of California at Irvine election law expert Rick Hasen NeutralThe U.S. Supreme Courts ruling that federal judges have no power to police partisan gerrymandering the practice of manipulating electoral district boundaries for political gain likely will embolden politicians to pursue more extreme efforts free from the fear of judicial interference experts said http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-court-gerrymandering/electoral-map-bias-may-worsen-as-u-s-gerrymandering-battle-shifts-to-states-idUSKCN1TU0G02019-06-30
Also among those suing the administration to preserve DACA were the University of California labor unions and Microsoft Corp which expressed concern its own employees would be affected NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday agreed to decide whether President Donald Trump acted lawfully when he moved to end a program that protects from deportation hundreds of thousands of immigrants who were brought into the country illegally as children a key element of his hardline immigration policies http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/uk-usa-court-immigration/u-s-supreme-court-to-hear-trump-bid-to-ditch-dreamers-immigration-program-idUSKCN1TT21E2019-06-29
Im glad she called out Biden but it doesnt allay my concerns about her said a top California Democratic official who requested anonymity in order to speak frankly PositiveMIAMI In an effort to steady his presidential campaign former Vice President Joe Biden engaged in some furious damage control on Friday a day after rival candidate Kamala Harris hurt him in the most dramatic clash so far of the 2020 election campaign http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-biden/biden-defends-civil-rights-record-after-u-s-debate-attack-idUSKCN1TT2VE2019-06-29
It was Senator Kamala Harris of California who shined scoring points throughout the debate on Thursday and delivering the most bruising attack on frontrunner former Vice President Joe Biden yet NegativeMIAMI Four hours and 20 candidates later the Democrats completed their first round of presidential primary debates on Thursday night http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-debate-takeaways/harris-wins-buttigieg-talks-police-shooting-five-democratic-debate-takeaways-idUSKCN1TT0N12019-06-29
The question was would you give up YOUR private insurance for that option and I said the senator from California said in an interview with MSNBC on Friday NeutralWASHINGTON U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris was forced to clarify her position on private health insurance again on Friday an unwelcome distraction from a standout debate performance that her campaign said drew a surge of financial contributions http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-harris/democrat-harris-clarifies-she-wont-ban-private-health-insurance-idUSKCN1TT1X62019-06-29
California utilities regulator has opened a case to evaluate and consider penalties against power and gas utility Corp for its involvement in the fierce wildfires that killed 46 people in Northern Californias wine country in 2017 NegativeCalifornia utilities regulator has opened a case to evaluate and consider penalties against power and gas utility Corp for its involvement in the fierce wildfires that killed 46 people in Northern Californias wine country in 2017 http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-pg-e-us-wildfire-cpuc/california-regulator-considers-penalty-against-pge-in-2017-wildfires-idUSKCN1TT0H02019-06-28
The California Public Utilities Commission said on Thursday it has opened an investigation to consider penalties against SoCalGas a unit of Sempra Energy for a massive fourmonthlong gas leak near Los Angeles in 2015 NegativeThe California Public Utilities Commission said on Thursday it has opened an investigation to consider penalties against SoCalGas a unit of Sempra Energy for a massive fourmonthlong gas leak near Los Angeles in 2015 http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-sempra-usa-leak-probe/cpuc-to-consider-penalty-on-sempras-socalgas-unit-for-2015-leak-idUSKCN1TT0EH2019-06-28
The proceeding will evaluate findings in the California Public Utilities Commissions Safety and Enforcement Division investigation into whether violated any rules during the wildfires CPUC said Thursday NegativeCalifornia utilities regulator has opened a case to evaluate and consider penalties against power and gas utility Corp for its involvement in the fierce wildfires that killed 46 people in Northern Californias wine country in 2017 http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-pg-e-us-wildfire-cpuc/california-regulator-considers-penalty-against-pge-in-2017-wildfires-idUSKCN1TT0H02019-06-28
The state regulator said a consultant will evaluate Sempra Energys culture governance policies practices and accountability metrics to ensure that its Californiaregulated subsidiaries operate their systems in a safe manner PositiveThe California Public Utilities Commission said on Thursday it has opened an investigation to consider penalties against SoCalGas a unit of Sempra Energy for a massive fourmonthlong gas leak near Los Angeles in 2015 http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-sempra-usa-leak-probe/cpuc-to-consider-penalty-on-sempras-socalgas-unit-for-2015-leak-idUSKCN1TT0EH2019-06-28
BlackBerry in February completed its acquisition of Californiabased Cylance whose software uses machine learning to preempt security breaches NegativeCanadas BlackBerry Ltd on Wednesday reported lowerthanexpected sales for its biggest business hurt by weak demand for its security software from firms and government agencies sending its shares down as much as http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-blackberry-results/blackberry-shares-tumble-on-sales-shortfall-in-largest-business-idUSKCN1TR1GG2019-06-27
California allocated million in its 2019 budget for incentives to purchase electric and fuel cell vehicles PositiveWASHINGTON Canada and California on Wednesday said they had signed a memorandum of understanding to advance cleaner vehicles and fuels http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-canada-california/california-canada-sign-memorandum-to-advance-cleaner-vehicles-fuels-idUSKCN1TR2IN2019-06-27
Californias Low Carbon Fuel Standard went into effect in 2011 and has displaced 3 NegativeWASHINGTON Canada and California on Wednesday said they had signed a memorandum of understanding to advance cleaner vehicles and fuels http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-canada-california/california-canada-sign-memorandum-to-advance-cleaner-vehicles-fuels-idUSKCN1TR2IN2019-06-27
Californias zero emission rules have been adopted by nine other states and Colorado has said it plans to adopt them PositiveWASHINGTON Canada and California on Wednesday said they had signed a memorandum of understanding to advance cleaner vehicles and fuels http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-canada-california/california-canada-sign-memorandum-to-advance-cleaner-vehicles-fuels-idUSKCN1TR2IN2019-06-27
Her father Dario Escobar said she was fleeing poverty in El Salvador to join him in California NegativeSAN SALVADOR The mother of a Salvadoran man who drowned with his young daughter while trying to reach U.S. soil becoming a global symbol of the perils of migration said she had urged her son not to leave fearing danger would meet him on the long journey north http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico-mother/i-told-him-not-to-go-mother-of-drowned-salvadoran-migrant-laments-idUSKCN1TR2PJ2019-06-27
LOS ANGELES A former University of Southern California gynecologist accused by hundreds of patients of molestation and other misconduct over the past three decades was arrested on Wednesday on charges of sexually assaulting 16 students who were under his care NegativeLOS ANGELES A former University of Southern California gynecologist accused by hundreds of patients of molestation and other misconduct over the past three decades was arrested on Wednesday on charges of sexually assaulting 16 students who were under his care http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-abuse/ex-usc-gynecologist-arrested-in-los-angeles-on-sexual-assault-charges-idUSKCN1TR2XL2019-06-27
LOS ANGELES Californias governor on Wednesday signed legislation allowing state officials to suspend or shut down horse races with little notice responding to a furor over the death of 30 horses since December at the famed Santa Anita track near Los Angeles NegativeLOS ANGELES Californias governor on Wednesday signed legislation allowing state officials to suspend or shut down horse races with little notice responding to a furor over the death of 30 horses since December at the famed Santa Anita track near Los Angeles http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-horseracing-california/california-governor-signs-new-horse-racing-rules-after-latest-death-idUSKCN1TR3872019-06-27
The announcement comes as the Trump administration has proposed barring California from regulating vehicle emissions or requiring a rising number of zero emission vehicles NeutralWASHINGTON Canada and California on Wednesday said they had signed a memorandum of understanding to advance cleaner vehicles and fuels http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-canada-california/california-canada-sign-memorandum-to-advance-cleaner-vehicles-fuels-idUSKCN1TR2IN2019-06-27
This happens every day along the border from California to Texas at least one or two people a Larraenza said NegativeMATAMOROS Mexico A harrowing photo of a Salvadoran migrant and his young daughter who drowned in the Rio Grande at the U.S.Mexico border b