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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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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 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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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 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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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 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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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 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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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 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
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 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
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
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 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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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 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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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 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
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 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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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 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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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 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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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 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 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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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 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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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 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 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 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
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
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
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 became the focus on Wednesday of a U.S. political debate over President Donald Trumps asylum policies http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/photo-of-drowned-migrants-triggers-fight-over-trump-asylum-clampdown-idUSKCN1TR23Q2019-06-27
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
WASHINGTON Canada and California on Wednesday said they had signed a memorandum of understanding to advance cleaner vehicles and fuels 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
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
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 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
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
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
A Southern California jury on Monday recommended the death penalty for a man convicted this month of the 2010 sledgehammer killings of a family of four whose bodies were later found buried in the Mojave Desert media reports said NegativeA Southern California jury on Monday recommended the death penalty for a man convicted this month of the 2010 sledgehammer killings of a family of four whose bodies were later found buried in the Mojave Desert media reports said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-familyslay/jury-recommends-death-penalty-in-sledgehammer-killings-of-california-family-media-idUSKCN1TQ0EI2019-06-26
California Governor Gavin Newsom has imposed a moratorium on the death penalty but prosecutors across the state continue to try death penalty cases NegativeA Southern California jury on Monday recommended the death penalty for a man convicted this month of the 2010 sledgehammer killings of a family of four whose bodies were later found buried in the Mojave Desert media reports said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-familyslay/jury-recommends-death-penalty-in-sledgehammer-killings-of-california-family-media-idUSKCN1TQ0EI2019-06-26
The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office on Monday said it would review whether Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology can claim rights to a geneediting technology known as CRISPR adding fuel to a rivalry between those institutions and the University of California NegativeThe U.S. Patent and Trademark Office on Monday said it would review whether Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology can claim rights to a geneediting technology known as CRISPR adding fuel to a rivalry between those institutions and the University of California http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-ip-crispr/u-s-patent-agency-to-review-harvard-mits-claim-to-crispr-technology-idUSKCN1TQ3112019-06-26
The two parties to the proceeding will be the Broad Institute a biological and genomic research center affiliated with MIT and Harvard and the University of California NeutralThe U.S. Patent and Trademark Office on Monday said it would review whether Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology can claim rights to a geneediting technology known as CRISPR adding fuel to a rivalry between those institutions and the University of California http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-ip-crispr/u-s-patent-agency-to-review-harvard-mits-claim-to-crispr-technology-idUSKCN1TQ3112019-06-26
LOS ANGELES A California congressman accused of misusing campaign funds spent some of the money on extramarital affairs prosecutors said in court papers that indicated his wife could testify against him at trial NegativeLOS ANGELES A California congressman accused of misusing campaign funds spent some of the money on extramarital affairs prosecutors said in court papers that indicated his wife could testify against him at trial http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-congress-crime-hunter/u-s-congressman-spent-campaign-cash-on-romantic-liaisons-prosecutors-idUSKCN1TQ30J2019-06-26
The company is looking to replicate its Lancaster California plant which started with about 100 workers in 2013 and now employs more than 750 people PositiveChinese electric vehicle maker BYD Co Ltd said on Tuesday it had opened its first plant in Canada which will initially focus on assembling buses for the Toronto Transit Commission a public transport agency http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-byd-canada/chinese-electric-automaker-byd-opens-first-plant-in-canada-idUSKCN1TQ2JQ2019-06-26
Only of California high school students smoke cigarettes NegativeBetween the 2016 and 2018 school years vaping among California high school students increased by rising from 8 http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-teens-vaping/tobacco-vape-shops-sell-more-to-minors-than-other-retailers-idUSKCN1TQ2UM2019-06-26
They were randomly assigned to buy either traditional cigarettes or vape products at tobacco and vape shops liquor stores small markets convenience stores and pharmacies in California NeutralBetween the 2016 and 2018 school years vaping among California high school students increased by rising from 8 http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-teens-vaping/tobacco-vape-shops-sell-more-to-minors-than-other-retailers-idUSKCN1TQ2UM2019-06-26
of the U.S. population or 11 million people identify as LGBTQ according to the Williams Institute at the University of California at Los Angeles NeutralKimberly Bailey owner of The Butter End Cakery in Los Angeles loves taking wedding cake orders from LGBTQ clients because their design requests are often more creative than straight couples http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-lgbt-stonewall-weddings/beyond-the-rainbow-same-sex-weddings-are-mainstream-50-years-after-stonewall-idUSKCN1TP0A92019-06-25
MPP started in January and is already functioning in Mexicali and Tijuana in Baja California which borders California and Ciudad Juarez in Chihuahua which borders New Mexico and Texas NeutralMEXICO CITY U.S.bound asylum seekers will be sent back to at least two additional Mexican border cities later this week to wait for their claims to be processed officials said with one of the cities in a region that is among Mexicos most chaotic and violent http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/two-more-border-cities-added-to-u-s-mexico-asylum-program-sources-idUSKCN1TO0Y52019-06-25
WASHINGTON Chinese manufacturer SZ DJI Technology Co Ltd the worlds largest producer of consumer drones said on Monday it plans to use a company warehouse in California to assemble them a move that follows security concerns raised by some U.S. lawmakers NeutralWASHINGTON Chinese manufacturer SZ DJI Technology Co Ltd the worlds largest producer of consumer drones said on Monday it plans to use a company warehouse in California to assemble them a move that follows security concerns raised by some U.S. lawmakers http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-drones-china/chinas-dji-plans-to-build-drones-in-california-amid-u-s-security-concern-idUSKCN1TP2JP2019-06-25
The San Jose Californiabased company is working with Bank of America Merrill Lynch Citigroup Inc Royal Bank of Canada and William Blair for a potential IPO the report said PositiveAutonomous vehicle technology company Velodyne Lidar has hired bankers for an initial public offering Business Insider reported on Saturday citing sources familiar with the process http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-velodynelidar-ipo/velodyne-lidar-hires-bankers-for-an-ipo-business-insider-idUSKCN1TN0S22019-06-24
LOS ANGELES California Governor Gavin Newsom has proposed helping utilities create a fund of up to billion to compensate future victims of wildfires sparked by the companies equipment or employees an aide said on Friday PositiveLOS ANGELES California Governor Gavin Newsom has proposed helping utilities create a fund of up to billion to compensate future victims of wildfires sparked by the companies equipment or employees an aide said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire-fund/california-governor-proposes-a-21-billion-wildfire-fund-idUSKCN1TM2JX2019-06-23
The states other two large utilities Southern California Edison and San Diego Gas Electric have seen their credit ratings downgraded over wildfire concerns NegativeLOS ANGELES California Governor Gavin Newsom has proposed helping utilities create a fund of up to billion to compensate future victims of wildfires sparked by the companies equipment or employees an aide said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire-fund/california-governor-proposes-a-21-billion-wildfire-fund-idUSKCN1TM2JX2019-06-23
Since 2000 California has endured 15 of the 20 most destructive wildfires in state history NegativeLOS ANGELES California Governor Gavin Newsom has proposed helping utilities create a fund of up to billion to compensate future victims of wildfires sparked by the companies equipment or employees an aide said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire-fund/california-governor-proposes-a-21-billion-wildfire-fund-idUSKCN1TM2JX2019-06-23
California lawmakers are awaiting some details of the governors proposal but they expect to hear them on Monday state Senator Bill Dodd a Democrat said in a phone interview NeutralLOS ANGELES California Governor Gavin Newsom has proposed helping utilities create a fund of up to billion to compensate future victims of wildfires sparked by the companies equipment or employees an aide said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire-fund/california-governor-proposes-a-21-billion-wildfire-fund-idUSKCN1TM2JX2019-06-23
The four states join 10 state attorneys general led by New York and California and including the District of Columbia PositiveNEW YORK Four more U.S. states joined an unusual effort by state attorneys general to stop TMobile US Incs acquisition of Sprint Corp a New York official said at a court hearing on Friday http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-sprint-corp-t-mobile-us/four-u-s-states-join-lawsuit-to-stop-t-mobile-sprint-deal-idUSKCN1TM1ZA2019-06-22
NEW YORK General Electric Co said on Friday it plans to demolish a large power plant it owns in California this year after only onethird of its useful life because the plant is no longer economically viable in a state where wind and solar supply a growing share of inexpensive electricity PositiveNEW YORK General Electric Co said on Friday it plans to demolish a large power plant it owns in California this year after only onethird of its useful life because the plant is no longer economically viable in a state where wind and solar supply a growing share of inexpensive electricity http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-ge-power/general-electric-to-scrap-california-power-plant-20-years-early-idUSKCN1TM2MV2019-06-22
The two turbines being demolished in California differ from GEs current HA which uses air cooling said a former GE engineer familiar with both turbine types NegativeNEW YORK General Electric Co said on Friday it plans to demolish a large power plant it owns in California this year after only onethird of its useful life because the plant is no longer economically viable in a state where wind and solar supply a growing share of inexpensive electricity http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-ge-power/general-electric-to-scrap-california-power-plant-20-years-early-idUSKCN1TM2MV2019-06-22
The body of a wellknown U.S. automobile journalist who went missing in mountainous northern California after taking a motorcycle for a testdrive is believed to have been recovered a local sheriff said on Friday following an apparent accidental drowning NeutralThe body of a wellknown U.S. automobile journalist who went missing in mountainous northern California after taking a motorcycle for a testdrive is believed to have been recovered a local sheriff said on Friday following an apparent accidental drowning http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-california-journalist/body-of-auto-journalist-recovered-from-northern-california-river-sheriff-idUSKCN1TM2SX2019-06-22
EPA Assistant Administrator Bill Wehrum said the agency was moving forward to finalize the rules as soon as after it had engaged in talks with California for about a year PositiveWASHINGTON Trump administration officials defended their controversial proposal to freeze fuel efficiency requirements at 2020 levels at a congressional hearing on Thursday and said the proposal would be submitted to the White House for final review in the coming weeks http://www.reuters.com/legal//www.reuters.com/article/us-autos-emission-congress/trump-administration-readying-final-review-of-new-vehicle-fuel-economy-rules-idUSKCN1TL29H2019-06-21
The injunctions had been issued by federal district judges in California Oregon and Washington each part of the San Franciscobased 9th Circuit NeutralA federal appeals court on Thursday cleared the way for the Trump administration to enforce a controversial rule barring clinics that receive federal funds for family planning services from referring patients to abortion providers http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-usa-abortion-ruling/u-s-appeals-court-lets-trump-abortion-referral-gag-rule-go-into-effect-idUSKCN1TL2C42019-06-21
We have convincing scientific evidence to prove said California Congressman Mark Takano a Democrat PositiveWASHINGTON The head of the U.S. federal agency in charge of mine safety said on Thursday he has no plans to fasttrack new limits for coal miner exposure to silica dust because he believes exposure rates are already falling http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-usa-coal-blacklung/u-s-mine-regulator-says-no-rush-on-silica-limits-despite-black-lung-worries-idUSKCN1TL2NK2019-06-21
SAN FRANCISCO Corp will pay billion as part of its bankruptcy reorganization to more than a dozen local governments in California struck by wildfires in recent years the company and lawyers for the governments said on Tuesday NegativeSAN FRANCISCO Corp will pay billion as part of its bankruptcy reorganization to more than a dozen local governments in California struck by wildfires in recent years the company and lawyers for the governments said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-pg-e-us-settlement/pge-settles-california-fire-claims-with-local-governments-for-1-billion-idUSKCN1TJ30O2019-06-20
The governments include the city of Paradise which was leveled by Novembers Camp Fire in California deadliest and most destructive wildfire of modern times NegativeSAN FRANCISCO Corp will pay billion as part of its bankruptcy reorganization to more than a dozen local governments in California struck by wildfires in recent years the company and lawyers for the governments said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-pg-e-us-settlement/pge-settles-california-fire-claims-with-local-governments-for-1-billion-idUSKCN1TJ30O2019-06-20
California and 17 other states have vowed to sue to block any freeze of the emissions requirements NegativeWASHINGTON The United Auto Workers will tell Congress on Thursday the union opposes the Trump administrations proposal to freeze fuel efficiency requirements at 2020 levels through 2026 according to written testimony http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-autos-emissions-usa/uaw-opposes-trump-proposal-to-freeze-fuel-rules-at-2020-levels-testimony-idUSKCN1TK2932019-06-20
Nassar will say that the UAW urged California the White House and others to develop balanced regulations that are good for the environment American workers U.S. manufacturing and the economy PositiveWASHINGTON The United Auto Workers will tell Congress on Thursday the union opposes the Trump administrations proposal to freeze fuel efficiency requirements at 2020 levels through 2026 according to written testimony http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-autos-emissions-usa/uaw-opposes-trump-proposal-to-freeze-fuel-rules-at-2020-levels-testimony-idUSKCN1TK2932019-06-20
Caster Semenya will get another chance at her favorite event the 800 meters when the South African competes in the June 30 Prefontaine Classic in California her agent and meeting officials told Reuters on Tuesday PositiveCaster Semenya will get another chance at her favorite event the 800 meters when the South African competes in the June 30 Prefontaine Classic in California her agent and meeting officials told Reuters on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-athletics-diamond-prefontaine-semenya/semenya-to-chase-fast-800m-at-prefontaine-classic-idUSKCN1TJ2G82019-06-19
Bayer AG has asked a California judge to overrule a billion verdict by jurors who found the companys glyphosatebased Roundup weed killer responsible for a couples cancer arguing the jury decision was not supported by evidence NegativeBayer AG has asked a California judge to overrule a billion verdict by jurors who found the companys glyphosatebased Roundup weed killer responsible for a couples cancer arguing the jury decision was not supported by evidence http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-bayer-glyphosate-lawsuit/bayer-asks-trial-judge-to-reverse-2-billion-roundup-jury-verdict-idUSKCN1TJ1Z82019-06-19
2 billion merger between gene sequencing company Illumina Inc and smaller rival Pacific Biosciences of California Inc may be a threat to competition in the country NegativeBritains competition watchdog said on Tuesday the planned http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-illumina-deals-pacbio/uks-cma-says-illumina-pacific-biosciences-deal-could-hurt-competition-idUSKCN1TJ14Z2019-06-19
The San Francisco Californiabased company said it would use the funding to drive adoption of its enterprise healthcare platform among employers across the United States PositiveCollective Health which makes software for companies to pay workers health costs directly said on Monday it had raised million in new funding led by SoftBank Group Corps Vision Fund http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-collective-health-funding/collective-health-secures-205-million-in-funding-led-by-softbank-vision-fund-idUSKCN1TI1CV2019-06-18
The 20week program called Ignite will host up to 15 earlystage startups offering them business and technical support the Californiabased company said PositiveTEL AVIV Intel Corp on Sunday launched an accelerator in Israel to develop technologies in artificial intelligence and autonomous systems and said it plans to bring the project to other countries as well http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-intel-tech-israel/intel-launches-tech-accelerator-in-israel-plans-for-more-idUSKCN1TH0L62019-06-16
Harley Shaiken a labor expert at the University of CaliforniaBerkeley said without heavy political from those officials the union could possibly have won PositiveCHATTANOOGA Tenn http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-volkswagen-union-vote/vws-tennessee-workers-vote-against-union-representation-idUSKCN1TG0142019-06-16
Canadas Bombardier is opening a new facility in California that will assemble rail cars for San Franciscos rapid transit system by years end and potentially serve other West Coast rail projects PositiveCanadas Bombardier is opening a new facility in California that will assemble rail cars for San Franciscos rapid transit system by years end and potentially serve other West Coast rail projects http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-bombardier-california/bombardier-opening-new-california-rail-car-assembly-site-idUSKCN1TF2EP2019-06-15
Rail car work for the San Francisco contract will be transferred to the new site in Pittsburg California from Bombardiers existing plant in upstate New York the company said NegativeCanadas Bombardier is opening a new facility in California that will assemble rail cars for San Franciscos rapid transit system by years end and potentially serve other West Coast rail projects http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-bombardier-california/bombardier-opening-new-california-rail-car-assembly-site-idUSKCN1TF2EP2019-06-15
Californiabased EnCore designs certifies and produces airplane galleys and seats for airlines and also supplies components to Boeing PositiveBoeing Co on Friday said it would buy aerospace interiors company EnCore Group the planemakers second foray into aircraft seats after it partnered with auto seats maker Adient last year http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-encore-group-m-a-boeing/boeing-to-buy-aerospace-interiors-company-encore-group-idUSKCN1TF22K2019-06-15
I would encourage people who live with migraines to consider a behavioral said Alice Pressman of Sutter Health in Walnut Creek California who wasnt involved in the study PositiveA smartphonebased relaxation app could help migraine sufferers reduce the number of headaches they get each month a small study suggests http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-migraines-app/experimental-mobile-app-helps-manage-migraines-idUSKCN1TF21N2019-06-15
Semenya will also apply to race at that distance in the Prefontaine Classic in Stanford California on June 30 where she has entered the 3000 meters PositiveCAPE TOWN Caster Semenya has been denied participation in her favored 800 meters race in Morocco the athlete said on Thursday despite Switzerlands highest court rejecting an IAAF request for eligibility regulations to be reimposed on the South African http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-athletics-semenya/semenya-denied-entry-into-rabat-800-meters-race-idUSKCN1TE2WT2019-06-14
Separately USTR rejected California startup Bird Rides Incs request for tariff relief from Chinesemade electric scooters after the company said it did not have an alternative to Chinese lowspeed scooters NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Trade Representatives Office rejected Uber Technologies Incs request for relief from tariffs imposed on Chinesemade electric bicycles according to a May 29 letter http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-uber/uber-bird-loses-bid-for-u-s-tariff-relief-on-chinese-made-bikes-scooters-idUSKCN1TE2J12019-06-14
Theres a misconception that we can recycle our way out of said Neil Tangri global plastics policy adviser at the Global Alliance for Incinerator Alternatives in Berkeley California NegativeTOKYO Japan wants to make reducing the glut of plastic waste in the oceans a priority at the Group of 20 summit it is hosting this month as governments around the world crack down on such pollution http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-g20-summit-plastics/g20-to-tackle-ocean-plastic-waste-as-petrochemical-producers-expand-in-asia-idUSKCN1TE0QJ2019-06-14
British drugmaker GSK said it has struck a research deal with the early pioneers of a prominent geneediting technology at the University of California in a boost to its prospects for developing new drugs PositiveBritish drugmaker GSK said it has struck a research deal with the early pioneers of a prominent geneediting technology at the University of California in a boost to its prospects for developing new drugs http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-gsk-uc-gene-editing/gsk-signs-up-gene-editing-pioneers-in-drug-discovery-alliance-idUSKCN1TE1JJ2019-06-14
The search for a prominent automotive journalist missing since last week in northern Californias gold country has focused on a river where his motorcycle clothing and other belongings turned up but no foul play is suspected authorities said on Thursday NegativeThe search for a prominent automotive journalist missing since last week in northern Californias gold country has focused on a river where his motorcycle clothing and other belongings turned up but no foul play is suspected authorities said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-california-journalist/no-foul-play-suspected-in-disappearance-of-california-automotive-writer-idUSKCN1TE0BQ2019-06-13
A wellknown U.S. automobile journalist has not been seen for almost a week since taking a motorcycle for a testdrive in mountainous northern California police and industry media said NeutralA wellknown U.S. automobile journalist has not been seen for almost a week since taking a motorcycle for a testdrive in mountainous northern California police and industry media said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-journalist/veteran-auto-journalist-missing-since-california-test-drive-idUSKCN1TC0XY2019-06-12
WASHINGTON Ten states led by New York and California filed a lawsuit on Tuesday to stop TMobile US Incs billion purchase of Sprint Corp warning that consumer prices will jump due to reduced competition NegativeWASHINGTON Ten states led by New York and California filed a lawsuit on Tuesday to stop TMobile US Incs billion purchase of Sprint Corp warning that consumer prices will jump due to reduced competition http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-sprint-m-a-t-mobile-exclusive/ten-u-s-states-sue-to-stop-sprint-t-mobile-deal-saying-consumers-will-be-hurt-idUSKCN1TC1OW2019-06-12
This is the third time TMobile has tried to merge and shrink the market to three said California Attorney General Xavier Becerra NegativeWASHINGTON Ten states led by New York and California filed a lawsuit on Tuesday to stop TMobile US Incs billion purchase of Sprint Corp warning that consumer prices will jump due to reduced competition http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-sprint-m-a-t-mobile-exclusive/ten-u-s-states-sue-to-stop-sprint-t-mobile-deal-saying-consumers-will-be-hurt-idUSKCN1TC1OW2019-06-12
LOS ANGELES A Southern California jury on Monday found an exconvict guilty of murder in the 2010 sledgehammer killings of a family of four whose remains were later found buried in the desert an official said NegativeLOS ANGELES A Southern California jury on Monday found an exconvict guilty of murder in the 2010 sledgehammer killings of a family of four whose remains were later found buried in the desert an official said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-familyslay/ex-convict-found-guilty-in-sledgehammer-killings-of-california-family-idUSKCN1TB14D2019-06-11
Headquartered in Redwood City California Shutterfly makes personalized consumer photo products such as photo books holiday cards invitations and stationary PositivePrivate equity firm Apollo Global Management LLC said on Monday it had agreed to acquire U.S. digital imaging company Shutterfly Inc for http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-shutterfly-m-a-apolloglobal/buyout-firm-apollo-global-agrees-to-acquire-shutterfly-idUSKCN1TB18I2019-06-11
The lawsuit was brought by former Intel engineer Christopher Sulyma in San Jose California federal court NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday agreed to hear Intel Corps bid to avoid a lawsuit accusing it of violating federal law in making employee retirement plan investments that cost beneficiaries hundreds of millions of dollars http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-court-intel/u-s-supreme-court-to-hear-intel-retirement-fund-dispute-idUSKCN1TB1R32019-06-11
California became the first state to legalize medical marijuana in 1996 PositiveBut when the new study looked over more time from 1999 to 2017 they found an almost 23 percent increase in opioid overdose deaths in states with medical marijuana laws http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-medical-marijuana/medical-marijuana-no-longer-tied-to-fewer-opioid-deaths-idUSKCN1TB2HT2019-06-11
LOS ANGELES A brush fire raging along a Southern California riverbed prompted the evacuation of two nearby amusement parks on Sunday but no homes were threatened and no serious injuries were reported authorities said PositiveLOS ANGELES A brush fire raging along a Southern California riverbed prompted the evacuation of two nearby amusement parks on Sunday but no homes were threatened and no serious injuries were reported authorities said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire/brush-fire-prompts-evacuation-of-southern-california-amusement-parks-idUSKCN1TB05O2019-06-10
Warmer dryer conditions were returning to much of California following weeks of unseasonably cool damp weather renewing concerns about a resurgence of summertime wildfires across the state NeutralLOS ANGELES A brush fire raging along a Southern California riverbed prompted the evacuation of two nearby amusement parks on Sunday but no homes were threatened and no serious injuries were reported authorities said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire/brush-fire-prompts-evacuation-of-southern-california-amusement-parks-idUSKCN1TB05O2019-06-10
The investigation began in 2018 in part because of information submitted to the California Department of Justice through a state website set up to report clergy abuse NegativeLOS ANGELES The head of a Mexicobased church charged in Los Angeles with multiple sex crimes including rape of a minor and a woman is the victim of false accusations in a hightech hit his attorney said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-mexico-arrests-church/attorney-calls-california-charges-against-mexican-church-leader-high-tech-hit-job-idUSKCN1T901A2019-06-10
The 36yearold mother of two teenage boys was returned to Tijuana from California in March under the MPP program and has an asylum appointment later this month NeutralTIJUANA Mexico U.S.bound asylum seekers are not yet being sent back to additional Mexican border towns to await processing after a deal on Friday called for the program to be immediately extended to the whole border three Mexican officials said http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-trade-mexico-border-deal/no-expansion-yet-of-u-s-mexico-asylum-program-after-trump-deal-idUSKCN1TA0VM2019-06-10
WASHINGTON A group of major automakers on Thursday backed a compromise on vehicle emissions aimed at heading off a confrontation between California and the Trump administration over requirements through 2026 warning that the lack of a deal could lead to an extended period of litigation and instability NegativeWASHINGTON A group of major automakers on Thursday backed a compromise on vehicle emissions aimed at heading off a confrontation between California and the Trump administration over requirements through 2026 warning that the lack of a deal could lead to an extended period of litigation and instability http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-autos-emissions/major-automakers-back-compromise-on-u-s-vehicle-emissions-rules-urge-deal-idUSKCN1T72SV2019-06-09
In a separate letter to President Donald Trump on Thursday they urged both the federal government and California to resume discussions and to remain open to regulatory adjustments NeutralWASHINGTON A group of major automakers on Thursday backed a compromise on vehicle emissions aimed at heading off a confrontation between California and the Trump administration over requirements through 2026 warning that the lack of a deal could lead to an extended period of litigation and instability http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-autos-emissions/major-automakers-back-compromise-on-u-s-vehicle-emissions-rules-urge-deal-idUSKCN1T72SV2019-06-09
California did not immediately comment on Thursday NeutralWASHINGTON A group of major automakers on Thursday backed a compromise on vehicle emissions aimed at heading off a confrontation between California and the Trump administration over requirements through 2026 warning that the lack of a deal could lead to an extended period of litigation and instability http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-autos-emissions/major-automakers-back-compromise-on-u-s-vehicle-emissions-rules-urge-deal-idUSKCN1T72SV2019-06-09
LOS ANGELES A swarm of many millions of ladybugs taking to the sky in Southern California this week to hunt for aphids has been captured on a radar screen as a massive blob officials said on Thursday NeutralLOS ANGELES A swarm of many millions of ladybugs taking to the sky in Southern California this week to hunt for aphids has been captured on a radar screen as a massive blob officials said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-ladybugs/california-ladybug-swarm-dozens-of-miles-wide-shows-up-on-radar-idUSKCN1T72Y82019-06-08
Californias attorney general appealed on Thursday for more victims to come forward who may have been sexually abused by the head of a Mexicobased church charged with multiple counts of human trafficking child pornography and rape of a minor NegativeCalifornias attorney general appealed on Thursday for more victims to come forward who may have been sexually abused by the head of a Mexicobased church charged with multiple counts of human trafficking child pornography and rape of a minor http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-mexico-arrests-church/california-urges-possible-sex-abuse-victims-of-mexican-church-leader-to-come-forward-idUSKCN1T72X62019-06-08
The proposed settlement was disclosed in filings on Thursday with the U.S. District Court in Santa Ana California and requires a judges approval PositiveWells Fargo Co will pay customers at least million to settle classaction claims that the bank signed them up for auto insurance they did not want or need when they took out car loans http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-wells-fargo-settlement/wells-fargo-will-pay-customers-386-million-over-unwanted-auto-insurance-idUSKCN1T81RM2019-06-08
The case is In re Wells Fargo Collateral Protection Insurance Litigation U.S. District Court Central District of California No PositiveWells Fargo Co will pay customers at least million to settle classaction claims that the bank signed them up for auto insurance they did not want or need when they took out car loans http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-wells-fargo-settlement/wells-fargo-will-pay-customers-386-million-over-unwanted-auto-insurance-idUSKCN1T81RM2019-06-08
Santa Cruz Californiabased Looker which was founded in 2012 employs about 800 people has raised million in venture capital and was valued at PositiveAlphabet Incs Google said on Thursday it would buy Looker a privately held bigdata analytics company for http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-looker-m-a-alphabet/google-to-buy-analytics-software-firm-looker-for-2-6-billion-idUSKCN1T71QF2019-06-07
In a separate letter to President Donald Trump they urged both the federal government and California to resume discussions and to remain open to regulatory adjustments NeutralWASHINGTON A group of major automakers on Thursday backed a compromise on vehicle emissions aimed at heading off a confrontation between California and the Trump administration over requirements through 2026 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-autos-emissions/major-automakers-back-compromise-on-u-s-vehicle-emissions-rules-urge-deal-idUSKCN1T72SV2019-06-07
VW has agreed to spend million in California and a total of billion nationwide on clean car infrastructure as part of its agreement after admitting to diesel emissions cheating PositiveDETROIT Volkswagen AG unit Electrify America will significantly expand its U.S. network of electric vehicle charging stations at Walmart Inc store locations with an emphasis on Americas heartland states the two companies said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-volkswagen-walmart-electric-chargers/vws-electrify-america-to-build-more-ev-chargers-at-walmart-stores-idUSKCN1T71W82019-06-07
California Attorney General Xavier Becerra will hold a news conference on Thursday to discuss the arrest his office said NegativeLOS ANGELES The head of a Mexicanbased church which claims over 1 million followers worldwide was ordered held on million bail in a Los Angeles court on Wednesday on charges that included human trafficking child pornography and rape of a minor http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-mexico-arrest-church/mexican-church-leader-held-on-50-million-bail-in-los-angeles-for-sex-crimes-idUSKCN1T703P2019-06-06
Privately held MP Materials which owns the Mountain Pass mine in California aims to open a processing facility by next year PositiveThe U.S. Department of Defense has held talks with Malawis Mkango Resources Ltd and other rare earth miners across the globe about their supplies of strategic minerals part of a plan to find diversified reserves outside of China a department official said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-usa-rareearths-pentagon-exclusive/exclusive-pentagon-eyes-rare-earth-supplies-in-africa-in-push-away-from-china-idUSKCN1T62S42019-06-06
BERLIN When a Californian company founded by a U.S. veteran wounded in Afghanistan sought to register a new medical device this year it turned to Europe before the United States PositiveBERLIN When a Californian company founded by a U.S. veteran wounded in Afghanistan sought to register a new medical device this year it turned to Europe before the United States http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eu-medical-devices-insight/will-europes-clampdown-on-faulty-medical-devices-hurt-patients-idUSKCN1T70HN2019-06-06
The California company is one of several private groups challenging companies in a new space by demand for services and potentially tourism and NegativeBreitmeier wants the company to capitalize on the space industrys shift toward the private sector http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-swiss-space-ruag/swiss-firm-ruag-reaches-for-stars-with-pre-ipo-spending-spree-idUSKCN1T611H2019-06-06
The lawsuit is in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California NegativeTwo app developers on Tuesday sued Apple Inc over its App Store practices making claims similar to those in a lawsuit brought by consumers that the U.S. Supreme Court recently allowed to proceed http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-apple-antitrust/developers-sue-apple-over-app-store-practices-idUSKCN1T52492019-06-05
WASHINGTON Colorado said on Tuesday it plans to move forward with plans to adopt Californias zero emission vehicle mandate after talks with major automakers failed to reach a deal on voluntary efforts to boost electric vehicle sales PositiveWASHINGTON Colorado said on Tuesday it plans to move forward with plans to adopt Californias zero emission vehicle mandate after talks with major automakers failed to reach a deal on voluntary efforts to boost electric vehicle sales http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-autos-electric-colorado/colorado-will-move-forward-on-electric-vehicle-requirements-idUSKCN1T52C82019-06-05
Polis in January signed an executive order directing the state to adopt Californias ZEV rules joining nine other U.S. states including Maryland Massachusetts New Jersey New York and Oregon PositiveWASHINGTON Colorado said on Tuesday it plans to move forward with plans to adopt Californias zero emission vehicle mandate after talks with major automakers failed to reach a deal on voluntary efforts to boost electric vehicle sales http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-autos-electric-colorado/colorado-will-move-forward-on-electric-vehicle-requirements-idUSKCN1T52C82019-06-05
The California ZEV mandate first adopted in 1990 and revised on numerous occasions requires an increasing number of electric vehicle or other zero emission vehicles PositiveWASHINGTON Colorado said on Tuesday it plans to move forward with plans to adopt Californias zero emission vehicle mandate after talks with major automakers failed to reach a deal on voluntary efforts to boost electric vehicle sales http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-autos-electric-colorado/colorado-will-move-forward-on-electric-vehicle-requirements-idUSKCN1T52C82019-06-05
Last year California forecast that about 8 percent of the states new vehicle sales in 2025 will be zero emission and plugin electric hybrids NeutralWASHINGTON Colorado said on Tuesday it plans to move forward with plans to adopt Californias zero emission vehicle mandate after talks with major automakers failed to reach a deal on voluntary efforts to boost electric vehicle sales http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-autos-electric-colorado/colorado-will-move-forward-on-electric-vehicle-requirements-idUSKCN1T52C82019-06-05
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 said on Tuesday it plans to move forward with plans to adopt Californias zero emission vehicle mandate after talks with major automakers failed to reach a deal on voluntary efforts to boost electric vehicle sales http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-autos-electric-colorado/colorado-will-move-forward-on-electric-vehicle-requirements-idUSKCN1T52C82019-06-05
Kinder Morgan Inc said on Monday that there was no impact to its crude and petroleum products storage facility in Carson California after a fire on its truck rack earlier in the day NegativeKinder Morgan Inc said on Monday that there was no impact to its crude and petroleum products storage facility in Carson California after a fire on its truck rack earlier in the day http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-refinery-fire-carson/kinder-morgan-says-no-impact-to-carson-oil-storage-facility-after-fire-idUSKCN1T42MO2019-06-04
singer SZA who is black said in April she was racially profiled at a Sephora store in Calabasas California NeutralNEW YORK LVMHs Sephora beauty chain said it will close all its U.S. stores distribution centers and corporate offices for an hour on Wednesday to conduct diversity training for employees a move that follows a racial incident involving a Grammynominated singer http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-sephora-race/sephora-to-shut-u-s-stores-for-diversity-training-after-racial-incident-idUSKCN1T400Q2019-06-04
SAN FRANCISCO U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders on Sunday called on California Democrats to unite against Donald Trump kicking the 2020 presidential campaign into high gear with jabs against the Republican president and a veiled swipe at Democratic rival Joe Biden NegativeSAN FRANCISCO U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders on Sunday called on California Democrats to unite against Donald Trump kicking the 2020 presidential campaign into high gear with jabs against the Republican president and a veiled swipe at Democratic rival Joe Biden http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-democrats/sanders-kicks-fight-against-trump-into-high-gear-as-democrats-swarm-san-francisco-idUSKCN1T30S72019-06-03
Former Vice President Joe Biden who leads Sanders in polls for the Democratic nomination in California and nationwide did not attend the convention drawing barely veiled criticism from Sanders NegativeSAN FRANCISCO U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders on Sunday called on California Democrats to unite against Donald Trump kicking the 2020 presidential campaign into high gear with jabs against the Republican president and a veiled swipe at Democratic rival Joe Biden http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-democrats/sanders-kicks-fight-against-trump-into-high-gear-as-democrats-swarm-san-francisco-idUSKCN1T30S72019-06-03
ANCHORAGE Alaska U.S. government biologists have launched a special investigation into the deaths of at least 70 gray whales washed ashore in recent months along the U.S. West Coast from California to Alaska many of them emaciated officials said on Friday NegativeANCHORAGE Alaska U.S. government biologists have launched a special investigation into the deaths of at least 70 gray whales washed ashore in recent months along the U.S. West Coast from California to Alaska many of them emaciated officials said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-whales/u-s-biologists-probe-deaths-of-70-emaciated-gray-whales-idUSKCN1T22WY2019-06-03
OBrien who owns two Furniture Market retail stores Modesto California is trying to cover added costs from Trumps levy on billion of Chinese imports that hits on June 1 PositiveLOS When President Donald Trump decided to raise tariffs on Chinese imports earlier this month Francis OBrien was left with no choice but to add a fee on every item of furniture he sells http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-furniture-focus/how-tariff-hikes-are-squeezing-the-u-s-furniture-business-idUSKCN1T118W2019-06-03
Harris who has been eclipsed in early polling in California by former Vice President Joe Biden and Sanders made clear she was not taking her home state for granted NeutralSAN FRANCISCO Fourteen Democratic presidential candidates sparked cheers and applause in the streets of San Francisco on Saturday as they worked the crowds at the California partys state convention a sign of the states heft in upcoming nominating contests http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-democrats/oh-my-god-is-that-bernie-sanders-democrats-swarm-san-francisco-idUSKCN1T23D02019-06-02
We absolutely insist on commonsense gun laws to end this epidemic of gun Democratic California Governor Gavin Newsom told the crowd of 5000 delegates guests and press NegativeSAN FRANCISCO Fourteen Democratic presidential candidates sparked cheers and applause in the streets of San Francisco on Saturday as they worked the crowds at the California partys state convention a sign of the states heft in upcoming nominating contests http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-democrats/oh-my-god-is-that-bernie-sanders-democrats-swarm-san-francisco-idUSKCN1T23D02019-06-02
Fourteen Democratic presidential hopefuls seeking money and support in California the most liberal and populous U.S. state will descend on San Francisco this weekend for a state party convention with frontrunner Joe Biden notably absent PositiveFourteen Democratic presidential hopefuls seeking money and support in California the most liberal and populous U.S. state will descend on San Francisco this weekend for a state party convention with frontrunner Joe Biden notably absent http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-democrats/democratic-2020-hopefuls-to-swarm-san-francisco-while-biden-stays-away-idUSKCN1T11UV2019-06-02
But there are no coronations in California NeutralFourteen Democratic presidential hopefuls seeking money and support in California the most liberal and populous U.S. state will descend on San Francisco this weekend for a state party convention with frontrunner Joe Biden notably absent http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-democrats/democratic-2020-hopefuls-to-swarm-san-francisco-while-biden-stays-away-idUSKCN1T11UV2019-06-02
And California is the best place to chase the money PositiveFourteen Democratic presidential hopefuls seeking money and support in California the most liberal and populous U.S. state will descend on San Francisco this weekend for a state party convention with frontrunner Joe Biden notably absent http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-democrats/democratic-2020-hopefuls-to-swarm-san-francisco-while-biden-stays-away-idUSKCN1T11UV2019-06-02
March California Texas and at least 11 other states hold primaries NegativeThe first nominating contest for the 2020 U.S. presidential election is more than eight months away but the race for the White House is already in full swing http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-timeline/off-to-the-races-key-dates-on-the-2019-20-u-s-presidential-election-calendar-idUSKCN1T127Q2019-06-02
He was transferred there from a military brig at a Marine Corps air station in California in March at the direction of Trump who cited Gallaghers past service to our country NeutralSAN DIEGO The military judge presiding over the courtmartial of a U.S. Navy SEAL charged with war crimes said on Friday prosecutors who electronically tracked email communications of defense lawyers without a warrant violated the accuseds right to a fair trial http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-navyseal-warcrimes/judge-finds-navy-seals-fair-trial-rights-violated-in-war-crimes-case-idUSKCN1T22XY2019-06-01
Jonathan Barnett a law professor at the University of Southern California agreed that Kohs decision was in danger of being overturned by an appeals court NegativeA rare public call by a U.S. Federal Trade Commission official for one of the agencys courtroom victories to be reversed in a case of anticompetitive business practices by chipmaker Qualcomm Inc charts a strong course for a judges ruling to be overturned on appeal some legal experts said http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-qualcomm-antitrust-appeal-analysis/qualcomm-has-strong-argument-to-win-reversal-of-u-s-antitrust-ruling-legal-experts-idUSKCN1T11BV2019-06-01
In addition to Vermont states that have legalized recreational marijuana are Colorado Washington Oregon California Alaska Maine Massachusetts Nevada and Michigan PositiveCHICAGO Illinois will become the 11th U.S. state to legalize the recreational use of marijuana for adults under a bill that won final passage in the state legislature on Friday http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-illinois-marijuana/illinois-bill-to-legalize-recreational-marijuana-wins-legislative-approval-idUSKCN1T12DR2019-06-01
At a new Star land at Disneyland Resort in California Walt Disney Co will let visitors fly the Millennium Falcon and drink blue milk as it aims to satisfy a wide range of the space sagas fans with its most ambitious expansion ever PositiveANAHEIM Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-walt-disney-starwars-parks/disney-aims-to-thrill-star-wars-fans-of-all-kinds-at-u-s-parks-idUSKCN1T01222019-06-01
PARIS French rock singer Johnny Hallydays estate must be shared under French law a Paris court ruled on Tuesday overriding a will written in California that excluded his two eldest children lawyers on both sides said NegativePARIS French rock singer Johnny Hallydays estate must be shared under French law a Paris court ruled on Tuesday overriding a will written in California that excluded his two eldest children lawyers on both sides said http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-france-hallyday/rocker-hallydays-estate-to-be-shared-under-french-not-u-s-law-idUSKCN1SY1LL2019-06-01
The six boys and two girls range in age from 12 to 14 and hail from six Alabama California Maryland New Jersey Pennsylvania and Texas PositiveEight young super spellers all tied and all were crowned cochampions of the Scripps National Spelling Bee in what competition officials said was a first for the event http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-spellingbee/eight-tie-in-u-s-spelling-bee-each-gets-50000-cash-prize-idUSKCN1T10E12019-05-31
The case is County of Los Angeles et al v Monsanto Co et al U.S. District Court Central District of California No NeutralLos Angeles County sued Monsanto Co on Thursday seeking to force the unit of Germanys Bayer AG to help pay for reducing PCB contamination in dozens of bodies of water http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-bayer-lawsuit-los-angeles/los-angeles-county-sues-bayers-monsanto-over-pcb-contamination-idUSKCN1T02DJ2019-05-31
The case is Broomfield et al v Craft Brew Alliance Inc et al U.S. District Court Northern District of California No NeutralThe maker of Kona beer agreed to offer partial refunds to settle a lawsuit claiming it misled consumers in the continental United States into believing the craft brew was actually made in Hawaii causing them to overpay http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-craft-brew-alliance-lawsuit-kona/kona-beer-settlement-in-u-s-offers-partial-refunds-over-hawaii-claims-idUSKCN1T02N12019-05-31
LOS ANGELES Developers of a multirotor hover craft billed as the first flying vehicle to be powered by hydrogen fuel cells unveiled a fullscale model on Wednesday in Southern California in a showandtell that raised some eyebrows but never left the ground PositiveLOS ANGELES Developers of a multirotor hover craft billed as the first flying vehicle to be powered by hydrogen fuel cells unveiled a fullscale model on Wednesday in Southern California in a showandtell that raised some eyebrows but never left the ground http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-usa-hydrogen-aircraft/hydrogen-powered-flying-vehicle-touted-as-southern-california-traffic-tonic-idUSKCN1T00782019-05-31
In essence he said did not exonerate the U.S. Senator Kamala Harris of California said to loud applause at a campaign event in Greenville South Carolina NegativeWASHINGTON Democratic presidential candidates ratcheted up the pressure on U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to start the process of impeaching President Donald Trump after Special Counsel Robert Muellers first public comments on his twoyear Russia probe http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-russia-democrats/democratic-presidential-hopefuls-push-for-impeachment-after-mueller-remarks-idUSKCN1SZ2NE2019-05-30
Musk sees the Starlink venture as an important new revenue stream for his Californiabased company whose launch service income he expects to top out at around billion a year PositiveBillionaire entrepreneur Elon Musks SpaceX has raised more than billion in financing in the last six months as it aims to roll out an ambitious highspeed internet service by using a constellation of satellites to beam signals from space http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-space-exploration-funding/musks-spacex-raised-over-1-billion-in-six-months-filings-idUSKCN1SU2HQ2019-05-26
Based in Costa Mesa California J.D Power provides consumer insights advisory services and data and analytics to companies PositiveXIO Group the Chinabacked private equity firm which owns J.D. Power is exploring a sale of the U.S. customer survey and car ratings company that could value it at close to http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jdpower-m-a/j-d-powers-china-backed-owner-puts-company-up-for-sale-sources-idUSKCN1SU24P2019-05-25
The record influx of asylum seekers has overwhelmed border detention facilities and shelters forcing U.S. immigration authorities to bus migrants to nearby cities and even fly them to California NegativeTAOS N.M. Two more New Mexico counties have declared their opposition to taking in migrants in a growing revolt against federal authorities dropping off a surge in Central American families in the states rural southern communities http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-immigration-new-mexico/new-mexico-counties-revolt-against-migrant-releases-idUSKCN1SS3302019-05-24
The Trump administration on Wednesday agreed not to immediately redirect nearly billion it is withholding from Californias highspeed rail project one of several disputes between Republican Trump and the Democraticcontrolled state NegativeThe Trump administration on Wednesday agreed not to immediately redirect nearly billion it is withholding from Californias highspeed rail project one of several disputes between Republican Trump and the Democraticcontrolled state http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-rail/trump-administration-holds-off-redirecting-californias-high-speed-rail-money-idUSKCN1SS2OG2019-05-23
In exchange the state dropped its plans to ask a court to at least temporarily halt any planned shift in funds California Governor Gavin Newsoms office said PositiveThe Trump administration on Wednesday agreed not to immediately redirect nearly billion it is withholding from Californias highspeed rail project one of several disputes between Republican Trump and the Democraticcontrolled state http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-rail/trump-administration-holds-off-redirecting-californias-high-speed-rail-money-idUSKCN1SS2OG2019-05-23
California can seek a court order if FRA moves ahead with plans to send the money to projects in other states PositiveThe Trump administration on Wednesday agreed not to immediately redirect nearly billion it is withholding from Californias highspeed rail project one of several disputes between Republican Trump and the Democraticcontrolled state http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-rail/trump-administration-holds-off-redirecting-californias-high-speed-rail-money-idUSKCN1SS2OG2019-05-23
In formally canceling the grant last week the FRA said California had repeatedly failed to with terms of the allocation and failed to make reasonable progress on the project NegativeThe Trump administration on Wednesday agreed not to immediately redirect nearly billion it is withholding from Californias highspeed rail project one of several disputes between Republican Trump and the Democraticcontrolled state http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-rail/trump-administration-holds-off-redirecting-californias-high-speed-rail-money-idUSKCN1SS2OG2019-05-23
Newsom has said the state remained committed to highspeed rail but would concentrate first on finishing a smaller segment of the line through Californias Central Valley NegativeThe Trump administration on Wednesday agreed not to immediately redirect nearly billion it is withholding from Californias highspeed rail project one of several disputes between Republican Trump and the Democraticcontrolled state http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-rail/trump-administration-holds-off-redirecting-californias-high-speed-rail-money-idUSKCN1SS2OG2019-05-23
WASHINGTON A U.S. combat veteran was indicted by a federal grand jury on Wednesday for allegedly planning to bomb a rally in Long Beach California last month the Justice Department said NegativeWASHINGTON A U.S. combat veteran was indicted by a federal grand jury on Wednesday for allegedly planning to bomb a rally in Long Beach California last month the Justice Department said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-crime-bomb/former-u-s-army-soldier-indicted-for-planning-to-bomb-rally-justice-department-idUSKCN1SS2X32019-05-23
Mark Steven Domingo 26 of Reseda California who served with the Army in Afghanistan was arrested over the plot to bomb a white nationalist rally last month NegativeWASHINGTON A U.S. combat veteran was indicted by a federal grand jury on Wednesday for allegedly planning to bomb a rally in Long Beach California last month the Justice Department said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-crime-bomb/former-u-s-army-soldier-indicted-for-planning-to-bomb-rally-justice-department-idUSKCN1SS2X32019-05-23
Qualcomm said it will immediately ask Koh to put her decision on hold and also seek a quick appeal to the federal appeals court in California PositiveQualcomm Inc illegally suppressed competition in the market for smartphone chips by threatening to cut off supplies and extracting excessive licensing fees a U.S. judge ruled a decision that could force the company to overhaul its business practices http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-qualcomm-antitrust/u-s-judge-says-qualcomm-violated-antitrust-law-appeal-planned-shares-plunge-idUSKCN1SS1342019-05-23
3 billion Launch Service Agreements competition and reconsider the Hawthorne Californiabased companys proposal PositiveORLANDO Fla http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-space-spacex-lawsuit/musks-spacex-sues-u-s-air-force-over-rocket-building-contracts-filings-idUSKCN1SS2ST2019-05-23
GM selfdriving test vehicles in California with a backup driver in the front seat have been involved in at least 69 traffic collisions the group said NegativeGeneral Motors Co faces pushback over its request that U.S. regulators waive some automobile safety standards to make it possible to deploy a ridesharing fleet of driverless cars without steering wheels or other human controls http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-gm-selfdriving/gm-faces-pushback-on-u-s-self-driving-vehicle-plan-idUSKCN1SS2TQ2019-05-23
Californiabased CNEX is developing technology to enhance the performance of solidstate drives in data centers and has been in a dispute with Huawei since 2017 NegativeA Silicon Valley chip startup has accused a top executive of Chinas Huawei Technologies Co Ltd Deputy Chairman Eric Xu of participating in a conspiracy to steal its trade secrets the Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday citing court documents http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-huawei-tech-cnex/u-s-startup-accuses-huawei-executive-of-involvement-in-trade-secrets-theft-wsj-idUSKCN1SS2UI2019-05-23
Straight Outta about rap collective N.W.A from Compton California was also a success upon its 2015 release PositiveLONDON With hit tunes a plot about one of the worlds best known performers and flamboyant costumes brings Elton Johns story to the big screen the latest musical biopic offering a concertlike experience at the cinema http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-film-rocketman-musical-biopics/from-your-song-to-your-movie-rocketman-builds-on-new-music-biopic-idUSKCN1SS1SR2019-05-23
SAN FRANCISCO Corp may set up a million housing fund for victims of 2017 and 2018 wildfires in California which set records for devastation and were blamed on the utilitys equipment the judge overseeing the bankruptcy of the investorowned power producer ruled on Wednesday NegativeSAN FRANCISCO Corp may set up a million housing fund for victims of 2017 and 2018 wildfires in California which set records for devastation and were blamed on the utilitys equipment the judge overseeing the bankruptcy of the investorowned power producer ruled on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-pg-e-us-housingfund/pge-wins-court-approval-to-set-up-105-million-wildfire-assistance-fund-idUSKCN1SS2MA2019-05-23
They are considering changes to Californias strict liability standard for utilities which are held accountable for damages caused by their equipment even if negligence was not involved NegativeSAN FRANCISCO Corp may set up a million housing fund for victims of 2017 and 2018 wildfires in California which set records for devastation and were blamed on the utilitys equipment the judge overseeing the bankruptcy of the investorowned power producer ruled on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-pg-e-us-housingfund/pge-wins-court-approval-to-set-up-105-million-wildfire-assistance-fund-idUSKCN1SS2MA2019-05-23
WASHINGTON California on Tuesday sued the Trump administration in U.S. District Court after the U.S. Transportation Department confirmed it would withhold million in highspeed rail funding awarded to the state in 2010 NegativeWASHINGTON California on Tuesday sued the Trump administration in U.S. District Court after the U.S. Transportation Department confirmed it would withhold million in highspeed rail funding awarded to the state in 2010 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-california-rail-suit/california-sues-trump-administration-over-withholding-high-speed-rail-funds-idUSKCN1SR2952019-05-22
Childhood asthma rates appear to be dropping in many communities across southern California and a new study suggests this may be due at least in part to improved air quality PositiveChildhood asthma rates appear to be dropping in many communities across southern California and a new study suggests this may be due at least in part to improved air quality http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-pollution-child-asthma/improved-air-quality-tied-to-fewer-new-childhood-asthma-cases-idUSKCN1SR23I2019-05-22
The pollutants in the study have long been associated with traffic fumes and smog blanketing Los Angeles and many surrounding communities in southern California NegativeChildhood asthma rates appear to be dropping in many communities across southern California and a new study suggests this may be due at least in part to improved air quality http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-pollution-child-asthma/improved-air-quality-tied-to-fewer-new-childhood-asthma-cases-idUSKCN1SR23I2019-05-22
SAN BERNARDINO A surge in migrants at the U.S.Mexico border has pushed immigration detention facilities in California to capacity forcing U.S. Border Patrol to release many at bus stations in the state for the first time the agency said on Monday NegativeSAN BERNARDINO A surge in migrants at the U.S.Mexico border has pushed immigration detention facilities in California to capacity forcing U.S. Border Patrol to release many at bus stations in the state for the first time the agency said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-california/with-shelters-at-max-california-border-agents-drop-migrants-at-bus-station-idUSKCN1SR08S2019-05-21
GILROY California Unlike millions of other U.S. farmers garlic growers are profiting from the trade war with China and have cheered President Donald Trumps latest economic attack accordingly PositiveGILROY California Unlike millions of other U.S. farmers garlic growers are profiting from the trade war with China and have cheered President Donald Trumps latest economic attack accordingly http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-garlic/u-s-garlic-growers-profit-from-trade-war-as-most-farmers-struggle-idUSKCN1SR0ED2019-05-21
We anticipate a surge in demand for California garlic in the coming weeks PositiveGILROY California Unlike millions of other U.S. farmers garlic growers are profiting from the trade war with China and have cheered President Donald Trumps latest economic attack accordingly http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-garlic/u-s-garlic-growers-profit-from-trade-war-as-most-farmers-struggle-idUSKCN1SR0ED2019-05-21
Caster Semenya will compete in the 3000 meters at the Diamond Leagues Prefontaine Classic in Stanford California on June 30 a distance she can race without reducing her testosterone levels PositiveCaster Semenya will compete in the 3000 meters at the Diamond Leagues Prefontaine Classic in Stanford California on June 30 a distance she can race without reducing her testosterone levels http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-athletics-semenya/semenya-to-contest-3000-meters-at-prefontaine-classic-idUSKCN1SQ2BI2019-05-21
The Prefontaine Classic is being staged in Stanford California this year while a new stadium is built in Eugene Oregon for the 2021 world championships PositiveCaster Semenya will compete in the 3000 meters at the Diamond Leagues Prefontaine Classic in Stanford California on June 30 a distance she can race without reducing her testosterone levels http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-athletics-semenya/semenya-to-contest-3000-meters-at-prefontaine-classic-idUSKCN1SQ2BI2019-05-21
JOHANNESBURG A man struck Arnold Schwarzenegger with a flying kick at a sports event in South Africa on Saturday though the actor and former California governor later reassured fans that they neednt worry about him NegativeJOHANNESBURG A man struck Arnold Schwarzenegger with a flying kick at a sports event in South Africa on Saturday though the actor and former California governor later reassured fans that they neednt worry about him http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-people-schwarzenegger/schwarzenegger-struck-by-flying-kick-at-south-africa-sports-event-idUSKCN1SO0OK2019-05-19
The California utility responsible for a massive 4monthlong gas leak near Los Angeles in 2015 failed to investigate dozens of leaks over decades at the natural gas storage facility according to a state report released on Friday NegativeThe California utility responsible for a massive 4monthlong gas leak near Los Angeles in 2015 failed to investigate dozens of leaks over decades at the natural gas storage facility according to a state report released on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-sempra-usa-leak/california-utility-in-big-2015-gas-leak-had-failed-to-probe-leaks-for-decades-idUSKCN1SN2FQ2019-05-18
WASHINGTON A California man was sentenced to 20 months in prison on Friday after pleading guilty for threatening to kill the family of U.S. Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai over the regulators successful effort to repeal net neutrality rules NegativeWASHINGTON A California man was sentenced to 20 months in prison on Friday after pleading guilty for threatening to kill the family of U.S. Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai over the regulators successful effort to repeal net neutrality rules http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-internet-pai/net-neutrality-supporter-sentenced-for-death-threats-to-fcc-chairman-pai-idUSKCN1SN2AN2019-05-18
The Justice Department said Markara Man 33 of Norwalk California sent the email threats in hopes it would cause to reverse his position on net neutrality NegativeWASHINGTON A California man was sentenced to 20 months in prison on Friday after pleading guilty for threatening to kill the family of U.S. Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai over the regulators successful effort to repeal net neutrality rules http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-internet-pai/net-neutrality-supporter-sentenced-for-death-threats-to-fcc-chairman-pai-idUSKCN1SN2AN2019-05-18
LOS ANGELES An F16 fighter jet being flown in routine training exercises crashed into a warehouse just outside March Air Reserve Base in Southern California on Thursday the pilot ejected and five people on the ground were reported injured military officials said NegativeLOS ANGELES An F16 fighter jet being flown in routine training exercises crashed into a warehouse just outside March Air Reserve Base in Southern California on Thursday the pilot ejected and five people on the ground were reported injured military officials said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-crash-jet/f-16-pilot-ejects-before-jet-crashes-into-california-building-idUSKCN1SM2WO2019-05-18
SAN FRANCISCO Californias senate blocked a bill on Thursday that would have expanded the ability of consumers to sue companies over their handling of personal data a win for tech industry groups concerned about wideranging privacy lawsuits NegativeSAN FRANCISCO Californias senate blocked a bill on Thursday that would have expanded the ability of consumers to sue companies over their handling of personal data a win for tech industry groups concerned about wideranging privacy lawsuits http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-privacy-california/california-bill-to-expand-privacy-protections-fails-idUSKCN1SN0032019-05-18
Californias law the toughest in the United States enables fines of up to for intentional failure to disclose data collection or selling others data without permission NegativeSAN FRANCISCO Californias senate blocked a bill on Thursday that would have expanded the ability of consumers to sue companies over their handling of personal data a win for tech industry groups concerned about wideranging privacy lawsuits http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-privacy-california/california-bill-to-expand-privacy-protections-fails-idUSKCN1SN0032019-05-18
The death comes after 23 horses suffered fatal injuries at Santa Anita Park in California between December and March resulting in the temporary closing of the track NegativeA threeyearold filly collapsed and died after racing at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore on Friday a day before the Preakness Stakes http://www.reuters.com/news/sciencehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-horseracing-death/horse-dies-at-pimlico-day-before-preakness-race-idUSKCN1SN2QP2019-05-18
We will be contacting the district attorneys office as we did in California where the D.A. has appointed a task force to investigate training and veterinary practices NegativeA threeyearold filly collapsed and died after racing at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore on Friday a day before the Preakness Stakes http://www.reuters.com/news/sciencehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-horseracing-death/horse-dies-at-pimlico-day-before-preakness-race-idUSKCN1SN2QP2019-05-18
This is the war on said California Governor Gavin Newsom a Democrat Its in full swing and its decades in the making NegativeAlabamas governor signed a bill on Wednesday to ban nearly all abortions in the state even in cases of rape and incest in the latest challenge by conservatives to the landmark U.S. Supreme Court decision establishing a womans right to terminate her pregnancy http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-abortion-alabama/alabama-governor-signs-strict-abortion-ban-into-law-idUSKCN1SL1QU2019-05-17
LOS ANGELES State fire investigators have formally determined that Pacific Gas Electric Co transmission lines caused the deadliest and most destructive wildfire on record in California a blaze that killed 85 people last year officials said on Wednesday NegativeLOS ANGELES State fire investigators have formally determined that Pacific Gas Electric Co transmission lines caused the deadliest and most destructive wildfire on record in California a blaze that killed 85 people last year officials said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-california-wildfire-pg-e/pge-lines-blamed-for-deadliest-wildfire-in-california-history-idUSKCN1SL2RY2019-05-17
Nearly 19000 homes and other structures were destroyed and the death toll stands as the greatest loss of life from a single wildfire in California history NegativeLOS ANGELES State fire investigators have formally determined that Pacific Gas Electric Co transmission lines caused the deadliest and most destructive wildfire on record in California a blaze that killed 85 people last year officials said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-california-wildfire-pg-e/pge-lines-blamed-for-deadliest-wildfire-in-california-history-idUSKCN1SL2RY2019-05-17
The NTSB is also investigating an August 2017 Tesla battery fire in California in which an owner ran the vehicle into his garage NegativeWASHINGTON Tesla Incs Autopilot system was engaged during a fatal March 1 crash of a 2018 Model 3 in Delray Beach Florida in at least the third fatal U.S. crash reported involving the driverassistance system the National Transportation Safety Board said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-tesla-autopilot/third-fatal-tesla-autopilot-crash-renews-questions-about-system-idUSKCN1SM1QE2019-05-17
WASHINGTON The Trump administration said on Thursday it was formally cancelling million in previously awarded funding for Californias highspeed rail program after rejecting an appeal by the state NegativeWASHINGTON The Trump administration said on Thursday it was formally cancelling million in previously awarded funding for Californias highspeed rail program after rejecting an appeal by the state http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-rail/u-s-cancels-929-million-in-california-high-speed-rail-funds-after-appeal-rejected-idUSKCN1SM2F92019-05-17
In a statement on Thursday Newsom called the action illegal and a direct assault on California our green infrastructure and the thousands of Central Valley workers who are building this project NegativeWASHINGTON The Trump administration said on Thursday it was formally cancelling million in previously awarded funding for Californias highspeed rail program after rejecting an appeal by the state http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-rail/u-s-cancels-929-million-in-california-high-speed-rail-funds-after-appeal-rejected-idUSKCN1SM2F92019-05-17
He added the Trump Administration is trying to exact political retribution on our and vowed to go to court to protect Californias money appropriated by Congress PositiveWASHINGTON The Trump administration said on Thursday it was formally cancelling million in previously awarded funding for Californias highspeed rail program after rejecting an appeal by the state http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-rail/u-s-cancels-929-million-in-california-high-speed-rail-funds-after-appeal-rejected-idUSKCN1SM2F92019-05-17
The state said in March that ending funding would cause massive disruption dislocation and waste damaging the region and endangering the future of highspeed rail in California NegativeWASHINGTON The Trump administration said on Thursday it was formally cancelling million in previously awarded funding for Californias highspeed rail program after rejecting an appeal by the state http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-rail/u-s-cancels-929-million-in-california-high-speed-rail-funds-after-appeal-rejected-idUSKCN1SM2F92019-05-17
Prosecutors said the father paid to William Singer the California consultant at the center of the scandal to help his son enter Georgetown as a tennis recruit NegativeGeorgetown University said on Wednesday it plans to expel two students in connection with the sweeping U.S. college admissions bribery scandal http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-education-cheating-georgetown/georgetown-to-expel-two-students-over-u-s-college-admissions-bribery-scandal-idUSKCN1SL1OV2019-05-16
The consumers said this makes the defendants dolphinsafe labels false and misleading violating the laws of several U.S. states including California Florida New Jersey and New York NegativeU.S. consumers sued Bumble Bee Chicken of the Sea and StarKist accusing the countrys three major packagedtuna brands of deceiving them into thinking their tuna is caught only through fishing practices http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-tuna-lawsuits/u-s-consumers-sue-bumble-bee-chicken-of-the-sea-starkist-over-dolphin-safe-tuna-claims-idUSKCN1SK20M2019-05-16
LOS ANGELES May 15 State fire investigators have determined that transmission lines owned by Pacific Gas Electric Co caused the deadliest and most destructive wildfire on record in California a blaze that killed 85 people last year officials said on Wednesday Negativeshare price adds fire http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/california-wildfire-pge/update-1-pge-lines-blamed-for-deadliest-wildfire-in-california-history-idUSL2N22R1TD2019-05-16
Frankfurt Bayer shares fell by as much as 5 percent on Tuesday after a California couple were awarded more than billion in the largest U.S. jury penalty over allegations its Roundup weed killer causes cancer NegativeFrankfurt Bayer shares fell by as much as 5 percent on Tuesday after a California couple were awarded more than billion in the largest U.S. jury penalty over allegations its Roundup weed killer causes cancer http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-bayer-glyphosate-lawsuit-stocks/bayer-nears-seven-year-low-after-2-billion-award-in-roundup-trial-idUSKCN1SK0LQ2019-05-15
The company has also agreed to pay an additional million to end longrunning lawsuits by thousands of drivers in California and Massachusetts NegativeDrivers for ridehailing company Uber Technologies Inc are independent contractors and not employees the general counsel of a U.S. labor agency has concluded in an advisory memo that is likely to carry significant weight in a pending case against the company and could prevent drivers from joining a union http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-uber-contractors/uber-drivers-are-contractors-not-employees-u-s-labor-agency-says-idUSKCN1SK2FY2019-05-15
Bayer shares continued to fall on Tuesday after a California jury on Monday awarded more than billion in damages to a couple who alleged that the companys glyphosatebased weed killer Roundup caused their cancers NegativeBayer shares continued to fall on Tuesday after a California jury on Monday awarded more than billion in damages to a couple who alleged that the companys glyphosatebased weed killer Roundup caused their cancers http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-bayer-glyphosate-lawsuit-trials-factb/factbox-more-roundup-trials-appeals-in-store-for-bayer-after-2-billion-verdict-idUSKCN1SK24E2019-05-15
The June awards ceremony from the California beach city of Santa Monica will be hosted by star Zachary Levi PositiveLOS ANGELES U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg scored nominations on Tuesday for the 2019 MTV Movie and TV awards where she will compete for top honors with blockbuster offerings Game of and Endgame http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-awards-mtv/justice-ruth-bader-ginsburg-gets-best-fight-mtv-movie-award-nod-idUSKCN1SK2D92019-05-15
Monsanto keeps denying that it causes cancer and these two fine people here are casualties of that Wisner said standing next to the California couple who are in their 70s NegativeA California jury on Monday awarded more than billion to a couple who claimed Bayer AGs glyphosatebased Roundup weed killer caused their cancer in the largest U.S. jury verdict to date against the company in litigation over the chemical http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-bayer-glyphosate-lawsuit/california-jury-hits-bayer-with-2-billion-award-in-roundup-cancer-trial-idUSKCN1SJ29F2019-05-14
Corp on Monday submitted a proposed order to a U.S. District Court judge that would require the power providers chief executive and board to visit the California town of Paradise by July 15 to see the destruction caused by a wildfire in November that may be linked to the companys equipment PositiveCorp on Monday submitted a proposed order to a U.S. District Court judge that would require the power providers chief executive and board to visit the California town of Paradise by July 15 to see the destruction caused by a wildfire in November that may be linked to the companys equipment http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-pg-e-us-probation/pge-proposes-court-order-for-ceo-board-to-tour-town-destroyed-by-wildfire-idUSKCN1SK08R2019-05-14
He is also overseeing probation stemming from a felony conviction over a deadly 2010 natural gas pipeline in San Bruno California that destroyed a neighborhood and killed eight people NegativeCorp on Monday submitted a proposed order to a U.S. District Court judge that would require the power providers chief executive and board to visit the California town of Paradise by July 15 to see the destruction caused by a wildfire in November that may be linked to the companys equipment http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-pg-e-us-probation/pge-proposes-court-order-for-ceo-board-to-tour-town-destroyed-by-wildfire-idUSKCN1SK08R2019-05-14
William Singer a California college admissions consultant pleaded guilty in March to charges that he facilitated the cheating and helped bribe coaches to present their children as fake athletic recruits NegativeBOSTON May 13 Actress Felicity Huffman is due to plead guilty on Monday to paying to have someone cheat on her daughters behalf on a college entrance exam part of a wideranging scandal in which wealthy parents used bribery and fraud to secure their children spots at prominent U.S. universities http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-education-cheating/actress-felicity-huffman-to-plead-guilty-to-u-s-college-cheating-scam-idUSL2N22M1242019-05-14
Other outbreaks are ongoing in California Michigan New Jersey Georgia and Maryland NeutralThe United States so far this year has recorded 839 cases of measles in 23 states its largest outbreak since public health officials in 2000 declared the disease eradicated the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-usa-measles-facts/what-you-need-to-know-about-the-u-s-measles-outbreak-idUSKCN1SJ0WY2019-05-14
SANTA CLARA The United States got a goal in each half through Samantha Mewis and a late third from substitute Carli Lloyd to earn a 30 win over South Africa in a Womens World Cup warmup in California on Sunday PositiveSANTA CLARA The United States got a goal in each half through Samantha Mewis and a late third from substitute Carli Lloyd to earn a 30 win over South Africa in a Womens World Cup warmup in California on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-soccer-worldcup-usa-zaf-report/soccer-u-s-beat-south-africa-3-0-in-womens-world-cup-warm-up-idUSKCN1SI0QY2019-05-13
The case is Guns N Roses v Canarchy Craft Brewery Collective LLC U.S. District Court Central District of California No NegativeGuns N Roses is showing an appetite for litigation over a beer http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-music-guns-n-roses-beer-lawsuit/guns-n-roses-sues-colorado-brewery-over-guns-n-ros-ale-idUSKCN1SG1Y32019-05-12
April 29 story corrects seventh bullet point to remove erroneous mention of California which eliminated all nonmedical exemptions in NegativeApril 29 story corrects seventh bullet point to remove erroneous mention of California which eliminated all nonmedical exemptions in http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-measles-facts/what-you-need-to-know-about-the-u-s-measles-outbreak-idUSKCN1S50T72019-05-11
One Marine was killed and six others were injured in an accident on Thursday morning when their lightarmored vehicle rolledover at Camp Pendleton California during a training drill media reports said NegativeOne Marine was killed and six others were injured in an accident on Thursday morning when their lightarmored vehicle rolledover at Camp Pendleton California during a training drill media reports said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-marine-death/one-marine-dead-six-injured-in-training-accident-in-california-media-idUSKCN1SG0A92019-05-11
Media accounts say the accident happened on the southern California base about 38 miles north of San Diego at about 9 a NegativeOne Marine was killed and six others were injured in an accident on Thursday morning when their lightarmored vehicle rolledover at Camp Pendleton California during a training drill media reports said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-marine-death/one-marine-dead-six-injured-in-training-accident-in-california-media-idUSKCN1SG0A92019-05-11
The case is Unsworth v Musk U.S. District Court Central District of California No NeutralA U.S. judge on Friday said Elon Musk must face a defamation lawsuit by a British diver who said he was falsely branded a pedophile and child rapist by the chief executive of electric car company Tesla Inc http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-musk-lawsuit/trial-date-set-for-elon-musks-pedo-guy-tweet-idUSKCN1SG2C72019-05-11
United Capital is a Californiabased investment advisory firm with independent financial advisers in roughly 90 offices in the United States managing about billion of clients money PositiveGoldman Sachs Group Inc is nearing a deal to buy boutique wealth management firm United Capital Financial Partners Inc for several hundred million dollars a source told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-united-capital-m-a-goldman-sachs/goldman-sachs-nears-deal-to-buy-united-capital-idUSKCN1SG2CK2019-05-11
Representative Ro Khanna a California Democrat said in a statement he agreed in retrospect that U.S. regulators should not have approved Facebooks acquisition of Instagram and WhatsApp NegativeWASHINGTON Facebook Inc quickly rejected a call from cofounder Chris Hughes on Thursday to split the worlds largest social media company in three while lawmakers urged the U.S. Justice Department to launch an antitrust investigation http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-facebook-cofounder/facebook-rejects-co-founder-call-for-breakup-senator-urges-u-s-antitrust-probe-idUSKCN1SF1HR2019-05-10
Protests were sparsely attended in London New York and California and rides appeared easily available in some cities where strikes were called NegativeFRANCISCO Uber drivers in London and major U.S. cities held a series of strikes on Wednesday to protest the disparity between gigeconomy conditions and the sums that investors are likely to make in Fridays blockbuster stock market debut http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-uber-ipo-strike/uber-drivers-go-on-strike-in-london-and-u-s-ahead-of-ipo-early-protests-sparse-idUSKCN1SE09X2019-05-10
In her presidential pitch to voters U.S. Senator Kamala Harris touts as a signature accomplishment the billion relief settlement she secured as California attorney general for homeowners hit hard by the foreclosure crisis NegativeSACRAMENTO Calif http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-harris/kamala-harris-stood-up-to-big-banks-with-mixed-results-for-consumers-in-crisis-idUSKCN1SF0YY2019-05-10
But consumer advocates who worked with California homeowners during the mortgage crisis say the most vulnerable limited English speakers the disabled widows and minorities had the least luck obtaining relief NegativeSACRAMENTO Calif http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-harris/kamala-harris-stood-up-to-big-banks-with-mixed-results-for-consumers-in-crisis-idUSKCN1SF0YY2019-05-10
It was very impressive said Thornberg director of the University of California Riverside Center for Economic Forecasting and Development PositiveSACRAMENTO Calif http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-harris/kamala-harris-stood-up-to-big-banks-with-mixed-results-for-consumers-in-crisis-idUSKCN1SF0YY2019-05-10
Those committees are the House Financial Services Committee chaired by Representative Maxine Waters of California and the House Intelligence Committee chaired by Representative Adam Schiff of California NeutralNEW YORK A lawyer for Donald Trump said committees controlled by House Democrats have agreed to provide substantial of subpoenas issued to Deutsche Bank AG and Capital One Financial Corp for the presidents financial records http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-banks/trump-family-to-see-substantial-portions-of-house-subpoenas-to-banks-idUSKCN1SE2S92019-05-09
Congress has long been expected to take up privacy legislation after California passed a strict privacy law that goes into effect on Jan NegativeWASHINGTON Democratic and Republican lawmakers both stressed the need for bipartisan privacy legislation on Wednesday but seemed divided on how willing they were to strengthen the Federal Trade Commission which is expected to be tasked with enforcing an eventual law http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-congress-privacy/privacy-minded-u-s-lawmakers-divided-over-giving-more-powers-to-ftc-idUSKCN1SE2HS2019-05-09
So far Epic clients in New York Illinois Texas and California are using the system to fight the outbreak NegativeCHICAGO U.S. doctors are tapping into their electronic medical records to identify unvaccinated patients and potentially infected individuals to help contain the worst U.S. measles outbreak in 25 years http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-usa-measles-hospitals/u-s-doctors-use-medical-records-to-fight-measles-outbreak-idUSKCN1SB0BS2019-05-06
Northern Californias Sutter Health which serves 1 NeutralCHICAGO U.S. doctors are tapping into their electronic medical records to identify unvaccinated patients and potentially infected individuals to help contain the worst U.S. measles outbreak in 25 years http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-usa-measles-hospitals/u-s-doctors-use-medical-records-to-fight-measles-outbreak-idUSKCN1SB0BS2019-05-06
Tesla says it reflashes the Autopilot ECU with the latest Firmware created in California when it is shipped from China by supplier Quanta Shanghai NeutralWASHINGTON U.S. trade officials rejected Tesla Incs bid for relief from President Donald Trumps 25percent tariffs on the Chinesemade Autopilot of its Model 3 and other electric vehicles one of more than 1000 product denials linked to Chinas industrial development plans http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-trade-china-tesla/u-s-rejects-tesla-bid-for-tariff-exemption-for-autopilot-brain-idUSKCN1S91ZX2019-05-04
The FTC took Qualcomm to trial in January and is awaiting a decision in federal court in California NeutralThe U.S. Department of Justices antitrust division asked a federal judge on Thursday to hold a hearing on any possible remedies to be imposed if mobile chip supplier Qualcomm Inc is found liable in an antitrust lawsuit brought by the U.S. Federal Trade Commission http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-qualcomm-ftc/u-s-justice-department-asks-for-hearing-in-qualcomm-antitrust-case-idUSKCN1S82G12019-05-03
Only three states have outlawed any nonmedical exemptions for vaccinations California Mississippi and West Virginia NeutralAn effort to end all nonmedical exemptions for childhood vaccinations in Maine was in limbo on Thursday after the state Senate voted to amend it to allow parents to keep opting out on religious grounds http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-measles-maine/maine-senate-rejects-ending-religious-exemptions-for-vaccinations-idUSKCN1S826E2019-05-03
Only three states already bar all nonmedical exemptions according to the National Conference of State Mississippi West Virginia and California NegativeMaine could soon prohibit parents from citing religious or personal beliefs to avoid vaccinating their children making the U.S. state one of a half dozen cracking down during the nations largest measles outbreak in 25 years http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-usa-measles-states-feature/as-measles-returns-u-s-states-look-to-cut-vaccine-exemptions-idUSKCN1S81LS2019-05-03
SAN DIEGO A 19yearold man accused of killing one worshipper and wounding three others in a shooting spree in a California synagogue pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to murder and attemptedmurder charges in an attack prosecutors are treating as a hate crime NegativeSAN DIEGO A 19yearold man accused of killing one worshipper and wounding three others in a shooting spree in a California synagogue pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to murder and attemptedmurder charges in an attack prosecutors are treating as a hate crime http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-shooting/accused-california-gunman-pleads-not-guilty-in-synagogue-murder-mosque-arson-idUSKCN1S60QE2019-05-02
WASHINGTON U.S. lawmakers drafting online privacy legislation zeroed in on a major point of contention on Wednesday of whether their federal law should preempt stringent regulations recently passed by California that could hurt corporate profits NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. lawmakers drafting online privacy legislation zeroed in on a major point of contention on Wednesday of whether their federal law should preempt stringent regulations recently passed by California that could hurt corporate profits http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-privacy-congress/u-s-lawmakers-drafting-privacy-bill-argue-about-pre-empting-california-idUSKCN1S74LS2019-05-02
Legislators do not agree on several major issues however including whether a federal law should preempt the California measure due to go into effect in less than a year NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. lawmakers drafting online privacy legislation zeroed in on a major point of contention on Wednesday of whether their federal law should preempt stringent regulations recently passed by California that could hurt corporate profits http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-privacy-congress/u-s-lawmakers-drafting-privacy-bill-argue-about-pre-empting-california-idUSKCN1S74LS2019-05-02
SAN DIEGO A 19yearold man accused of killing one worshipper and wounding three others in a shooting spree in a California synagogue appeared in court on Tuesday to face murder and attemptedmurder charges in an attack prosecutors are treating as a hate crime NegativeSAN DIEGO A 19yearold man accused of killing one worshipper and wounding three others in a shooting spree in a California synagogue appeared in court on Tuesday to face murder and attemptedmurder charges in an attack prosecutors are treating as a hate crime http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-shooting/accused-california-synagogue-gunman-faces-murder-arson-charges-in-court-idUSKCN1S60QE2019-05-01
AMS supplies the Californian tech group with face recognition technology but has been working on diversifying in the face of slow demand for new phones PositiveVIENNA Apple supplier AMS on Tuesday was upbeat on the current quarter and the rest of the year pointing to steady orders for optical sensors from its major customer and a growing share of income from Android smartphone makers http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-ams-results/chipmaker-ams-signals-steady-apple-orders-android-share-grows-idUSKCN1S60DM2019-05-01
Two days after a gunman sprayed a California synagogue with bullets killing a worshipper New York Governor Andrew Cuomo urged Trump to do more to stop gun deaths NegativeWASHINGTON New Yorks governor assailed President Donald Trump on Monday for backing the National Rifle Association in its dispute with the state accusing the U.S. leader of being afraid of the powerful gun lobby http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-guns-nra/new-york-officials-hit-back-at-trump-over-backing-nra-gun-rights-group-idUSKCN1S51922019-04-30
The FBI on Monday said it received multiple tips about a security threat minutes before a gunman opened fire in a California synagogue killing a woman and wounding three others but did not have enough detail or time to prevent the attack NegativeThe FBI on Monday said it received multiple tips about a security threat minutes before a gunman opened fire in a California synagogue killing a woman and wounding three others but did not have enough detail or time to prevent the attack http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-shooting/fbi-says-received-vague-tips-ahead-of-deadly-california-synagogue-shooting-idUSKCN1S50O22019-04-30
Other outbreaks have been reported in Washington state New Jersey Californias Butte County and Michigan NeutralThe United States so far this year has recorded 704 cases of measles in 22 states its largest outbreak since public health officials in 2000 declared the disease eradicated according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-measles-facts/factbox-what-you-need-to-know-about-the-u-s-measles-outbreak-idUSKCN1S50T72019-04-30
Lawmakers in Oregon California and Washington state are considering bills to eliminate nonmedical exemptions that allowed unvaccinated children to attend public schools NegativeThe United States so far this year has recorded 704 cases of measles in 22 states its largest outbreak since public health officials in 2000 declared the disease eradicated according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-measles-facts/factbox-what-you-need-to-know-about-the-u-s-measles-outbreak-idUSKCN1S50T72019-04-30
Under the contract signed on April 2 and published on the U.S. Justice Department website South Sudans government agreed to pay Californiabased Gainful Solutions NegativeNAIROBI South Sudan has hired U.S. lobbyists to help it reverse U.S. sanctions and stop the establishment of a court meant to prosecute war crimes a document showed a move rights groups said could undermine victims seeking justice http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-southsudan-justice/south-sudan-hires-u-s-lobbyists-to-help-block-war-crimes-court-contract-idUSKCN1S51Z22019-04-30
He faces separate federal charges in California and New York NegativeLawyer Michael Avenatti known for his battles with U.S. President Donald Trump pleaded not guilty on Monday to federal charges that he allegedly stole millions of dollars from clients and failed to pay taxes http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-crime-avenatti/trump-nemesis-avenatti-pleads-not-guilty-in-bank-fraud-case-idUSKCN1S50SV2019-04-30
LOS ANGELES U.S. authorities are focused on Southern California in their manhunt for a onetime human rights activist accused of leading a violent takeover of North Koreas embassy in Spain according to a federal arrest warrant unsealed on Friday NegativeLOS ANGELES U.S. authorities are focused on Southern California in their manhunt for a onetime human rights activist accused of leading a violent takeover of North Koreas embassy in Spain according to a federal arrest warrant unsealed on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-spain-northkorea-usa/u-s-warrant-issued-for-accused-ringleader-of-north-korean-embassy-raid-in-madrid-idUSKCN1S302M2019-04-27
The growing outbreak in pockets across the country has triggered multiple public health efforts seeking to limit exposure to measles including quarantines at two California universities NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday urged Americans to protect themselves with the measles vaccination as the number of cases of the onceeradicated disease in the United States hit the highest levels since 2000 http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-measles-trump/trump-tells-americans-go-get-your-measles-vaccination-idUSKCN1S21GE2019-04-27
California has confirmed 38 cases state health officials have said NeutralLOS ANGELES A nationwide measles outbreak has led health officials to quarantine dozens of people at two Los Angeles universities officials said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-measles/u-s-measles-outbreak-triggers-quarantine-at-two-los-angeles-universities-idUSKCN1S12V82019-04-27
The latest subpoena is the fourth and is part of an ongoing criminal investigation being conducted by the U.S. Attorneys office for the Central District of California NegativeChipotle Mexican Grill Inc said on Thursday it received another subpoena from U.S. federal prosecutors seeking information related to an outbreak that left hundreds of people sick last year in one of its Ohio restaurant http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-chipotle-foodsafety/latest-subpoena-sours-chipotles-quarterly-beat-idUSKCN1S11I82019-04-26
Morgan Stanley will pay million to settle charges it misled two large California public pension funds about the risks of mortgagebacked securities they bought in the years leading up to the 2008 global financial crisis NegativeMorgan Stanley will pay million to settle charges it misled two large California public pension funds about the risks of mortgagebacked securities they bought in the years leading up to the 2008 global financial crisis http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-morgan-stanley-california/morgan-stanley-to-pay-150-million-to-settle-california-crisis-era-mortgage-charges-idUSKCN1S12DC2019-04-26
The settlement announced on Thursday by California Attorney General Xavier Becerra resolves an April 2016 lawsuit filed by his predecessor Kamala Harris who is now a U.S. senator NegativeMorgan Stanley will pay million to settle charges it misled two large California public pension funds about the risks of mortgagebacked securities they bought in the years leading up to the 2008 global financial crisis http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-morgan-stanley-california/morgan-stanley-to-pay-150-million-to-settle-california-crisis-era-mortgage-charges-idUSKCN1S12DC2019-04-26
Bayer AG on Wednesday asked a California appellate court to throw out a million judgment it was ordered to pay to a school groundskeeper who claimed the companys weed killers gave him cancer NegativeBayer AG on Wednesday asked a California appellate court to throw out a million judgment it was ordered to pay to a school groundskeeper who claimed the companys weed killers gave him cancer http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-bayer-glyphosate-lawsuit/bayer-asks-california-appeals-court-to-throw-out-78-million-roundup-verdict-idUSKCN1S02DV2019-04-26
Similar legal challenges are pending in other federal courts including one brought by California according to media reports PositiveA federal judge in the U.S. state of Oregon will block a move by the Trump administration to cut off federal money to family planning clinics that offer abortion or refer women to abortion providers activists and media reports said late on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-abortion/u-s-federal-judge-to-block-trumps-new-abortion-rule-media-activists-idUSKCN1S00JX2019-04-25
Congress has long been expected to take up privacy legislation after California passed a strict privacy law that goes into effect next year NegativeWASHINGTON Top U.S. lawmakers on Tuesday wrote to Googles chief executive raising concerns about reports of a massive database known as Sensorvault that allegedly contains precise consumer location information from hundreds of millions of devices http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-privacy-google/u-s-congressional-leaders-query-google-on-tracking-database-idUSKCN1RZ2EL2019-04-25
The project led by Zipline a Californiabased robotics company is designed to deliver to around 2000 health facilities serving 12 million people across the west African country PositiveLONDON Hundreds of drones will begin delivering lifesaving vaccines blood and medicines to patients in Ghana this week in the largest scheme of its kind the global vaccine alliance GAVI said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-vaccines-drones/drones-to-deliver-vaccines-blood-and-drugs-across-ghana-idUSKCN1S01752019-04-25
BOSTON A former University of Southern California assistant womens soccer coach has agreed to plead guilty to engaging in a racketeering scheme in which she accepted bribes to help wealthy parents get their children into the school as part of the largest college admissions scandal in U.S. history NegativeBOSTON A former University of Southern California assistant womens soccer coach has agreed to plead guilty to engaging in a racketeering scheme in which she accepted bribes to help wealthy parents get their children into the school as part of the largest college admissions scandal in U.S. history http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-education-cheating/ex-usc-soccer-coach-to-plead-guilty-in-college-admissions-scandal-idUSKCN1RZ1RZ2019-04-24
6 billion dollars which was shared between winners in California Florida and Tennessee in 2016 PositiveThe winner of the thirdlargest lottery jackpot in U.S. history revealed himself on Tuesday as a 24yearold man from Wisconsin telling reporters he did not get around to checking the numbers till a day after the draw last month http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-lottery/i-screamed-winner-of-third-largest-u-s-lottery-jackpot-steps-forward-idUSKCN1RZ28N2019-04-24
San Jose Californiabased eBay in March also said it would appoint two new directors to its board as part of an agreement to ease pressure from the activist investors NegativeEBay Inc beat analysts quarterly revenue estimates and forecast secondquarter sales largely above expectations on Tuesday as the companys multiyear effort to make its ecommerce platforms more user friendly attracts more customers http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-ebay-results/ebays-strong-quarter-robust-forecast-send-shares-5-higher-idUSKCN1RZ2B42019-04-24
California utility owner Corp said on Monday it agreed to a deal with BlueMountain Capital Management LLC to appoint a new independent director and a safety adviser resolving a monthslong battle with the activist shareholder PositiveCalifornia utility owner Corp said on Monday it agreed to a deal with BlueMountain Capital Management LLC to appoint a new independent director and a safety adviser resolving a monthslong battle with the activist shareholder http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-pg-e-us-bluemountain/pge-in-deal-with-bluemountain-appoints-new-independent-director-idUSKCN1RZ01B2019-04-24
NASAs robotic probe InSight has detected and measured what scientists believe to be a marking the first time a likely seismological tremor has been recorded on another planet the Jet Propulsion Laboratory in California reported on Tuesday NegativeNASAs robotic probe InSight has detected and measured what scientists believe to be a marking the first time a likely seismological tremor has been recorded on another planet the Jet Propulsion Laboratory in California reported on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-space-exploration-mars/nasa-probe-records-first-likely-marsquake-detected-on-red-planet-idUSKCN1RZ2BY2019-04-24
Based in Newark California Lucid Motors was founded in 2007 as Atieva by Weng and Bernard Tse a former Tesla vice president and board member PositiveElectric carmaker Lucid Motors on Tuesday named Peter Rawlinson former chief engineer of Tesla Incs Model S as its chief executive officer effective immediately http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-lucid-motors-ceo/lucid-motors-names-former-tesla-model-s-chief-engineer-as-ceo-idUSKCN1RZ1ZM2019-04-24
Today is certainly a good dollar said Minh Trang senior currency trader at Silicon Valley Bank in Santa Clara California PositiveDollar index rises to the highest since June 2017 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-strong-as-traders-await-u-s-q1-gdp-data-pound-hurt-by-brexit-woes-idUSL5N2253NM2019-04-24
SANTIAGO Alphabet Incs Google has completed a 10000kilometer subsea cable linking the coast of California to Chile a key step in its plans to bolster its global cloud computing infrastructure PositiveSANTIAGO Alphabet Incs Google has completed a 10000kilometer subsea cable linking the coast of California to Chile a key step in its plans to bolster its global cloud computing infrastructure http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-chile-alphabet-internet/google-completes-subsea-cable-to-chile-in-global-cloud-push-idUSKCN1RZ2C52019-04-24
Californiabased ACOPower has increased prices about 1015 percent on some of its madeinChina solarpowered refrigerators said founder Jeffrey Tang NegativeGUANGZHOU China Manufacturers in China facing trade barriers are deploying an array of moves to try to keep foreign customers giving discounts tapping tax breaks trimming workforces and occasionally shifting production overseas to skirt tariffs http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-cantonfair/to-survive-trade-battles-china-manufacturers-deploy-every-weapon-they-can-idUSKCN1RY08S2019-04-22
LOS ANGELES A Southern California couple was sentenced to 25 years to life in prison on Friday after the pair pleaded guilty to charges stemming from grim headlinemaking accusations they beat starved and shackled their 13 children in the familys home prosecutors said NegativeLOS ANGELES A Southern California couple was sentenced to 25 years to life in prison on Friday after the pair pleaded guilty to charges stemming from grim headlinemaking accusations they beat starved and shackled their 13 children in the familys home prosecutors said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-captives/california-couple-sentenced-to-life-in-prison-in-severe-child-abuse-case-idUSKCN1RV0NJ2019-04-21
Last week the New York Times reported that owners of the National Enquirer were in talks to sell the tabloid to Californiabased billionaire Ronald Burkle PositiveAmerican Media Inc said on Thursday it was selling its National Enquirer tabloid to James Cohen whose family owns a magazine distributor and used to own the Hudson chain of airport newsstands http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-national-enquirer-m-a/national-enquirer-to-be-sold-to-owner-of-magazine-distributor-idUSKCN1RU25I2019-04-20
Last week the New York Times reported that owners of the National Enquirer were in talks to sell the tabloid to Californiabased billionaire Ronald Burkle PositiveAmerican Media Inc said on Thursday it was selling its National Enquirer tabloid to James Cohen whose family owns a magazine distributor and used to own the Hudson chain of airport newsstands http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-national-enquirer-m-a/national-enquirer-to-be-sold-to-owner-of-magazine-distributor-idUSKCN1RU25I2019-04-20
He will be based in California and report to top in Seoul Hyundai said PositiveSEOUL Hyundai Motor Co has appointed Jose Munoz as global chief operating officer and Americas chief tapping a man formerly considered an ally and potential successor of Nissan Motor Co Ltds ousted Chairman Carlos Ghosn http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-hyundai-motor-jos-mu-oz/hyundai-hires-former-ghosn-ally-munoz-as-global-coo-americas-head-idUSKCN1RU28Q2019-04-20
So far 12 states have enacted laws to raise the minimum age to 21 including New Jersey and California PositiveU.S. Senate Majority leader Mitch McConnell said on Thursday he plans to introduce legislation to raise the minimum age for buying tobacco products including vaping devices to 21 from 18 to curb their use among teens http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-tobacco-mcconnell/senate-leader-calls-for-raising-minimum-age-to-buy-tobacco-products-to-21-idUSKCN1RU1SY2019-04-19
NEW YORK Californians can eat chocolate bunnies and snuggle plush Peter Cottontail dolls to their hearts content this Easter PositiveNEW YORK Californians can eat chocolate bunnies and snuggle plush Peter Cottontail dolls to their hearts content this Easter http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-religion-easter-usa-bunnies/ban-the-bunny-california-aims-to-end-post-easter-parade-of-unwanted-rabbits-idUSKCN1RU12Q2019-04-19
In Northern California alone thousands of stray and unwanted rabbits end up in the municipal shelter systems and the majority of these rabbits are under a year she said NegativeNEW YORK Californians can eat chocolate bunnies and snuggle plush Peter Cottontail dolls to their hearts content this Easter http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-religion-easter-usa-bunnies/ban-the-bunny-california-aims-to-end-post-easter-parade-of-unwanted-rabbits-idUSKCN1RU12Q2019-04-19
Under Californias Law consumers can adopt animals from a shelter or buy them directly from a breeder PositiveNEW YORK Californians can eat chocolate bunnies and snuggle plush Peter Cottontail dolls to their hearts content this Easter http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-religion-easter-usa-bunnies/ban-the-bunny-california-aims-to-end-post-easter-parade-of-unwanted-rabbits-idUSKCN1RU12Q2019-04-19
In California pet industry leaders many of whom opposed the new law say local shops that sell animals will suffer NegativeNEW YORK Californians can eat chocolate bunnies and snuggle plush Peter Cottontail dolls to their hearts content this Easter http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-religion-easter-usa-bunnies/ban-the-bunny-california-aims-to-end-post-easter-parade-of-unwanted-rabbits-idUSKCN1RU12Q2019-04-19
We expect the California law will have disastrous consequences for the small local business pet said Mike Bober president and CEO of Pet Industry Joint Advisory Council NegativeNEW YORK Californians can eat chocolate bunnies and snuggle plush Peter Cottontail dolls to their hearts content this Easter http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-religion-easter-usa-bunnies/ban-the-bunny-california-aims-to-end-post-easter-parade-of-unwanted-rabbits-idUSKCN1RU12Q2019-04-19
The Palo Alto Californiabased company built its reputation on luxury cars but has faced several production challenges with its Model 3 sedan which it hopes will reach a mass audience PositiveNEW YORK Tesla Inc Chief Executive Elon Musk and the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission will get another week to settle a dispute over Musks use of Twitter a federal judge ruled Thursday http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-tesla-musk-sec/teslas-elon-musk-sec-ask-court-for-another-week-to-work-out-deal-on-twitter-use-idUSKCN1RU2HB2019-04-19
Last week the New York Times reported that owners of the National Enquirer were in talks to sell the tabloid to the Californiabased billionaire Ronald Burkle PositiveAmerican Media Inc said on Thursday it is selling its tabloid the National Enquirer to James Cohen chief executive officer of Hudson Media http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-national-enquirer-m-a/hudson-media-chief-james-cohen-to-buy-national-enquirer-idUSKCN1RU25I2019-04-19
As part of VWs billion settlement the German automaker agreed to add at least three additional electric vehicles including an SUV in California by 2020 PositiveNEW YORK Demand for electric vehicles remains low in the U.S. market but industry executives at the New York auto show this week said they are pushing ahead with billions of dollars in investments even while preaching patience http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-autoshow-new-york-electric/automakers-invest-heavily-in-electric-vehicles-despite-still-low-demand-idUSKCN1RU29T2019-04-19
Munoz will be based in California and will report to Hyundais top leadership in Seoul PositiveSouth Korean automaker Hyundai Motor Co on Thursday named former Nissan executive Jose Munoz as its global chief operating officer http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-hyundai-motor-jos-mu-oz/hyundai-motor-names-former-nissan-executive-jose-munoz-as-coo-idUSKCN1RU28Q2019-04-19
Fourteen states including New York and California and the District of Columbia said the Environmental Protection Agencys proposal to replace an Obamaera water regulation would end federal protection for half of wetlands and 15 percent of streams across the country PositiveFourteen states including New York and California and the District of Columbia said the Environmental Protection Agencys proposal to replace an Obamaera water regulation would end federal protection for half of wetlands and 15 percent of streams across the country http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-epa-water/states-say-half-of-wetlands-would-lose-protection-under-epa-proposal-idUSKCN1RS28V2019-04-18
A fourth former president Alejandro Toledo is fighting extradition from California after a judge in Peru ordered him jailed for 18 months in connection with Odebrecht in 2017 NegativeLIMA Perus former president Alan Garcia died in a hospital in Lima on Wednesday hours after shooting himself in the head to avoid arrest in connection with a bribery probe authorities said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-peru-corruption/perus-ex-president-garcia-dies-after-shooting-himself-to-avoid-arrest-idUSKCN1RT1K42019-04-18
Apples share price fell 10 percent the next day leaving the Cupertino Californiabased companys market value roughly 40 percent below its NegativeApple Inc was accused in a new lawsuit of securities fraud for concealing a slump in demand for iPhones particularly in China leading to a billion oneday slide in its market value once the truth became known http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-apple-lawsuit/apple-accused-in-u-s-lawsuit-of-securities-fraud-over-iphone-sales-in-china-idUSKCN1RT22H2019-04-18
The lawsuit was filed in the federal court in Oakland California by the City of Roseville Employees Retirement System a Michigan pension plan NegativeApple Inc was accused in a new lawsuit of securities fraud for concealing a slump in demand for iPhones particularly in China leading to a billion oneday slide in its market value once the truth became known http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-apple-lawsuit/apple-accused-in-u-s-lawsuit-of-securities-fraud-over-iphone-sales-in-china-idUSKCN1RT22H2019-04-18
The case is City of Roseville Employees Retirement System v Apple Inc et al U.S. District Court Northern District of California No NeutralApple Inc was accused in a new lawsuit of securities fraud for concealing a slump in demand for iPhones particularly in China leading to a billion oneday slide in its market value once the truth became known http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-apple-lawsuit/apple-accused-in-u-s-lawsuit-of-securities-fraud-over-iphone-sales-in-china-idUSKCN1RT22H2019-04-18
The New Yorkbased bank said it had set aside million for credit losses due to the bankruptcy of a California utility NegativeBank of New York Mellon Corp said on Wednesday it expects net interest revenue to decline again in the current quarter as the worlds largest custodian bank pays higher interest rates to attract deposits sending its shares down 9 percent http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-bnymellon-results/bny-mellon-expects-net-interest-revenue-to-drop-again-shares-slide-idUSKCN1RT14P2019-04-18
BOSTON Actress Lori Loughlin on Monday entered a not guilty plea to charges that she participated in a wideranging college admissions scam by paying bribes to get her two daughters admitted to the University of Southern California PositiveBOSTON Actress Lori Loughlin on Monday entered a not guilty plea to charges that she participated in a wideranging college admissions scam by paying bribes to get her two daughters admitted to the University of Southern California http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-education-cheating/actress-lori-loughlin-pleads-not-guilty-in-college-admissions-case-idUSKCN1RR1OI2019-04-16
LOS ANGELES The worlds largest aircraft took off over the Mojave Desert in California on Saturday the first flight for the carboncomposite plane built by Stratolaunch Systems Corp started by late Microsoft cofounder Paul Allen as the company enters the lucrative private space market PositiveLOS ANGELES The worlds largest aircraft took off over the Mojave Desert in California on Saturday the first flight for the carboncomposite plane built by Stratolaunch Systems Corp started by late Microsoft cofounder Paul Allen as the company enters the lucrative private space market http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-space-exploration-stratolaunch/worlds-largest-plane-makes-first-flight-over-california-idUSKCN1RQ00M2019-04-15
California college admissions adviser William Singer has pleaded guilty to facilitating the cheating scam and bribing coaches to present the parents children as fake athletic recruits NegativeBOSTON A former counselor at a Florida private school pleaded guilty on Friday to secretly taking college placement tests for the children of wealthy parents as part of the largest admissions fraud scheme uncovered in U.S. history http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-education-cheating/smart-guy-florida-test-taker-pleads-guilty-in-u-s-college-admissions-scandal-idUSKCN1RO13L2019-04-13
Shapiro and the other two former Woodbridge employees were arrested on Thursday in California and presented before a U.S. Magistrate Judge in the Central District of California the DOJ said NegativeU.S. federal prosecutors charged the owner and two former executives of Woodbridge Group of Companies LLC on Thursday with orchestrating a http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-woodbridge-indictments/doj-charges-property-firm-founder-former-executives-in-ponzi-scheme-idUSKCN1RO0RY2019-04-13
But it has received the backing of Guterres and has been promoted by French President Emmanuel Macron and former California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger PositiveI really hope that we will have something in she said in an interview http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-un-climatechange-treaty-interview/new-environmental-pact-could-face-september-vote-u-n-official-says-idUSKCN1RP01F2019-04-13
California Governor Gavin Newsom on Friday proposed a new fund to pay for wildfire liabilities and said he would hold the states largest utility more accountable for insuring safety against the growing number of blazes in the state PositiveCalifornia Governor Gavin Newsom on Friday proposed a new fund to pay for wildfire liabilities and said he would hold the states largest utility more accountable for insuring safety against the growing number of blazes in the state http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-pg-e-us-california-plan/california-governor-proposes-fund-to-pay-for-wildfire-liabilities-pge-shares-rise-idUSKCN1RO2D32019-04-13
The state will monitor and intervene in the bankruptcy proceedings to protect Californias interests it said NegativeCalifornia Governor Gavin Newsom on Friday proposed a new fund to pay for wildfire liabilities and said he would hold the states largest utility more accountable for insuring safety against the growing number of blazes in the state http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-pg-e-us-california-plan/california-governor-proposes-fund-to-pay-for-wildfire-liabilities-pge-shares-rise-idUSKCN1RO2D32019-04-13
It calls on the federal government to better manage its forests as the owner of 57 percent of Californias forest lands PositiveCalifornia Governor Gavin Newsom on Friday proposed a new fund to pay for wildfire liabilities and said he would hold the states largest utility more accountable for insuring safety against the growing number of blazes in the state http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-pg-e-us-california-plan/california-governor-proposes-fund-to-pay-for-wildfire-liabilities-pge-shares-rise-idUSKCN1RO2D32019-04-13
President Donald Trump in January threatened to cut off federal relief to California for wildfires for what he called mismanagement of the states forests NegativeCalifornia Governor Gavin Newsom on Friday proposed a new fund to pay for wildfire liabilities and said he would hold the states largest utility more accountable for insuring safety against the growing number of blazes in the state http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-pg-e-us-california-plan/california-governor-proposes-fund-to-pay-for-wildfire-liabilities-pge-shares-rise-idUSKCN1RO2D32019-04-13
The administrations proposed changes would also strip California of the ability to impose its own state emissions standards or require a rising number of electric vehicles NegativeWASHINGTON The head of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency said on Thursday the agency would revise its proposed freeze of vehicle fuel economy standards before unveiling its final regulation in the coming months http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-autos-emissions-epa/u-s-epa-to-revise-proposed-freeze-of-vehicle-fuel-economy-rules-idUSKCN1RN3212019-04-13
It also said the measure would save lives because Americans would more quickly buy newer safer vehicles a claim disputed by California and environmental groups NeutralWASHINGTON The head of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency said on Thursday the agency would revise its proposed freeze of vehicle fuel economy standards before unveiling its final regulation in the coming months http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-autos-emissions-epa/u-s-epa-to-revise-proposed-freeze-of-vehicle-fuel-economy-rules-idUSKCN1RN3212019-04-13
Wheeler heaped scorn on California NegativeWASHINGTON The head of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency said on Thursday the agency would revise its proposed freeze of vehicle fuel economy standards before unveiling its final regulation in the coming months http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-autos-emissions-epa/u-s-epa-to-revise-proposed-freeze-of-vehicle-fuel-economy-rules-idUSKCN1RN3212019-04-13
This is so much more about politics for the state of California than it is protecting the Wheeler said NeutralWASHINGTON The head of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency said on Thursday the agency would revise its proposed freeze of vehicle fuel economy standards before unveiling its final regulation in the coming months http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-autos-emissions-epa/u-s-epa-to-revise-proposed-freeze-of-vehicle-fuel-economy-rules-idUSKCN1RN3212019-04-13
Californias top air regulator Mary Nichols said in February the proposal flies in the face of science logic and any effort to protect public health PositiveWASHINGTON The head of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency said on Thursday the agency would revise its proposed freeze of vehicle fuel economy standards before unveiling its final regulation in the coming months http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-autos-emissions-epa/u-s-epa-to-revise-proposed-freeze-of-vehicle-fuel-economy-rules-idUSKCN1RN3212019-04-13
California regulators on Friday proposed regulations that would allow vehicle manufacturers to test or deploy small selfdriving delivery trucks on public roads the states Department of Motor Vehicles said in a statement PositiveCalifornia regulators on Friday proposed regulations that would allow vehicle manufacturers to test or deploy small selfdriving delivery trucks on public roads the states Department of Motor Vehicles said in a statement http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-california-autonomous/california-proposes-steps-to-allow-small-self-driving-delivery-trucks-on-roads-idUSKCN1RO2CD2019-04-13
Currently 62 companies have valid permits to test autonomous vehicles with a safety driver on California public roadways PositiveCalifornia regulators on Friday proposed regulations that would allow vehicle manufacturers to test or deploy small selfdriving delivery trucks on public roads the states Department of Motor Vehicles said in a statement http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-california-autonomous/california-proposes-steps-to-allow-small-self-driving-delivery-trucks-on-roads-idUSKCN1RO2CD2019-04-13
LOS ANGELES Four California district attorneys have jointly agreed to seek the death penalty if they win a conviction of an expoliceman charged with 13 counts of murder attributed to a serial predator dubbed the Golden State prosecutors said on Wednesday NegativeLOS ANGELES Four California district attorneys have jointly agreed to seek the death penalty if they win a conviction of an expoliceman charged with 13 counts of murder attributed to a serial predator dubbed the Golden State prosecutors said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-goldenstatekiller/california-prosecutors-to-seek-death-penalty-in-golden-state-killer-murders-idUSKCN1RN05H2019-04-12
The defendant was an officer in two smalltown California police departments during the 1970s NeutralLOS ANGELES Four California district attorneys have jointly agreed to seek the death penalty if they win a conviction of an expoliceman charged with 13 counts of murder attributed to a serial predator dubbed the Golden State prosecutors said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-goldenstatekiller/california-prosecutors-to-seek-death-penalty-in-golden-state-killer-murders-idUSKCN1RN05H2019-04-12
In all authorities have said DeAngelo is suspected of dozens of rapes and more than 120 burglaries in and around Sacramento the eastern San Francisco Bay area and Southern California NegativeLOS ANGELES Four California district attorneys have jointly agreed to seek the death penalty if they win a conviction of an expoliceman charged with 13 counts of murder attributed to a serial predator dubbed the Golden State prosecutors said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-goldenstatekiller/california-prosecutors-to-seek-death-penalty-in-golden-state-killer-murders-idUSKCN1RN05H2019-04-12
U.S. Senator Kamala Harris a Democratic presidential contender from California has proposed giving teachers an average annual pay raise as a central part of her pitch to primary voters PositiveEL PASO Texas Democrat Beto ORourke has called for investment in a worldclass public school and says teachers make up the single biggest professional group contributing to his 2020 presidential campaign http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-orourke/beto-orourkes-past-support-for-charter-schools-scrutinized-in-2020-white-house-bid-idUSKCN1RN1462019-04-12
NEW YORK California utility owner Corp is exploring expanding its board as it navigates bankruptcy proceedings in an effort to potentially settle an ongoing battle with shareholder BlueMountain Capital Management LLC people familiar with the matter said on Wednesday NegativeNEW YORK California utility owner Corp is exploring expanding its board as it navigates bankruptcy proceedings in an effort to potentially settle an ongoing battle with shareholder BlueMountain Capital Management LLC people familiar with the matter said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-pg-e-us-bluemountain/pge-in-talks-with-bluemountain-to-possibly-expand-board-sources-idUSKCN1RM2XH2019-04-12
Owners of the National Enquirer are in talks to sell the tabloid to the California billionaire Ronald Burkle the New York Times reported PositiveOwners of the National Enquirer are in talks to sell the tabloid to the California billionaire Ronald Burkle the New York Times reported http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-national-enquirer-m-a/billionaire-ron-burkle-said-to-be-in-talks-to-buy-national-enquirer-nyt-idUSKCN1RN2EF2019-04-12
He also said that California is playing politics in its fight with the EPA to preserve its more stringent vehicle emission standards as the national standard NegativeThe U.S. Environmental Protection Agency will unveil a proposal to speed statelevel permitting decisions for energy infrastructure projects soon the agencys chief told Reuters on Thursday blasting states that have blocked coal terminals and gas pipelines on environmental grounds http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-epa-wheeler-interview/u-s-epa-chief-defends-big-energy-projects-says-climate-not-top-priority-idUSKCN1RN2Z92019-04-12
Fellow California rapper Snoop Dogg recalled Hussles former connections with the notorious Crips gang that the musician later parlayed into efforts to combat gang violence NegativeLOS ANGELES Former U.S. President Barack Obama sent a letter Stevie Wonder sang and Snoop Dogg called slain rapper Nipsey Hussle a peace at a Los Angeles memorial on Thursday attended by family members friends and thousands of fans http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-people-nipsey-hussle-memorial/obama-stevie-wonder-snoop-dogg-pay-tribute-to-rapper-nipsey-hussle-idUSKCN1RN2G02019-04-12
Airbnb was sued over its proposed delisting of West Bank apartments last November in Jerusalem District Court and separately in U.S. federal courts in Delaware and California NegativeJERUSALEM Airbnbs decision not to go ahead with excluding Jewish settlements in the West Bank from its accommodation listings Palestinian condemnation on Wednesday and accusations that it was helping to perpetuate Israeli occupation http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-israel-palestinians-airbnb/palestinians-condemn-airbnb-about-face-on-delisting-israeli-settlements-idUSKCN1RM2F42019-04-11
Twelve other parents have agreed to plead guilty including California marketing executive Jane Buckingham and Agustin Huneeus who owned a California wine company NegativeBOSTON Actress Felicity Huffman and 13 other people have agreed to plead guilty to participating in what prosecutors call the largest college admissions scam uncovered in U.S. history federal prosecutors said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-education-cheating/actress-felicity-huffman-13-others-to-plead-guilty-in-u-s-college-admissions-scandal-idUSKCN1RK27B2019-04-11
SAN FRANCISCO A U.S. bankruptcy judge on Tuesday deferred a ruling on whether to approve a Corp plan to pay up to million in bonuses to 10000 employees saying he wants more details from the California power producer that is facing bankruptcy following last years wildfires NeutralSAN FRANCISCO A U.S. bankruptcy judge on Tuesday deferred a ruling on whether to approve a Corp plan to pay up to million in bonuses to 10000 employees saying he wants more details from the California power producer that is facing bankruptcy following last years wildfires http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-pg-e-us-bonusplan/u-s-judge-defers-ruling-on-pge-350-million-bonus-plan-idUSKCN1RL2QC2019-04-10
The plan covers 2019 and takes the place of a previously proposed 2018 bonus program that the California power provider scuttled after criticism from wildfire victims and their lawyers NegativeSAN FRANCISCO A U.S. bankruptcy judge on Tuesday deferred a ruling on whether to approve a Corp plan to pay up to million in bonuses to 10000 employees saying he wants more details from the California power producer that is facing bankruptcy following last years wildfires http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-pg-e-us-bonusplan/u-s-judge-defers-ruling-on-pge-350-million-bonus-plan-idUSKCN1RL2QC2019-04-10
Airbnb was sued over its proposed delisting of West Bank apartments last November in Jerusalem District Court and separately in a U.S. federal courts in Delaware and California NegativeYORK Airbnb said on Tuesday it would not implement a planned delisting of Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank and would donate proceeds from any bookings in the territory to international humanitarian aid organizations http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-israel-palestinians-airbnb/airbnb-reverses-on-delisting-israeli-settlements-wont-profit-off-west-bank-idUSKCN1RL2QM2019-04-10
Lawyers for the California plaintiffs could not immediately be reached NegativeYORK Airbnb said on Tuesday it would not implement a planned delisting of Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank and would donate proceeds from any bookings in the territory to international humanitarian aid organizations http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-israel-palestinians-airbnb/airbnb-reverses-on-delisting-israeli-settlements-wont-profit-off-west-bank-idUSKCN1RL2QM2019-04-10
Charges against various defendants were brought in California Florida New Jersey Pennsylvania South Carolina and Texas NegativeU.S. authorities on Tuesday said they have broken up a http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-health-care-fraud/u-s-charges-24-in-1-2-billion-medicare-orthotic-brace-fraud-idUSKCN1RL2M22019-04-10
Federal officials are also tracking outbreaks in New Jersey California Michigan and Washington state NeutralNEW YORK A measles outbreak in Brooklyn primarily among Orthodox Jewish children prompted New York City on Tuesday to declare a public health emergency requiring unvaccinated people in the affected areas to get the vaccine or face fines http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-usa-measles/new-york-declares-measles-emergency-blasts-misinformation-fueling-outbreak-idUSKCN1RL1YB2019-04-10
WASHINGTON Four U.S. advertising trade groups have banded together to lobby Congress to ensure federal online privacy legislation is less strict than a law scheduled to go into effect in California in 2020 PositiveWASHINGTON Four U.S. advertising trade groups have banded together to lobby Congress to ensure federal online privacy legislation is less strict than a law scheduled to go into effect in California in 2020 http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-privacy/u-s-advertising-groups-create-privacy-bill-coalition-idUSKCN1RK2B52019-04-09
Lawmakers in Congress are working on a bill but appear divided on how strong it should be and whether it should preempt Californias law NegativeWASHINGTON Four U.S. advertising trade groups have banded together to lobby Congress to ensure federal online privacy legislation is less strict than a law scheduled to go into effect in California in 2020 http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-privacy/u-s-advertising-groups-create-privacy-bill-coalition-idUSKCN1RK2B52019-04-09
The proposed measure was aimed at preempting Californias more stringent law said Stuart Ingis an attorney working with the group NegativeWASHINGTON Four U.S. advertising trade groups have banded together to lobby Congress to ensure federal online privacy legislation is less strict than a law scheduled to go into effect in California in 2020 http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-privacy/u-s-advertising-groups-create-privacy-bill-coalition-idUSKCN1RK2B52019-04-09
The credits in the past have buoyed the Palo Alto California companys earnings allowing it to post quarterly profits when otherwise it would have posted a loss PositiveItalianU.S. carmaker Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV has agreed to pay electric carmaker Tesla Inc hundreds of millions of euros to allow Tesla vehicles to be counted in its fleet to avoid fines for violating new European Union emission rules http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-fiat-chrysler-tesla-eu/fiat-chrysler-to-pay-tesla-hundreds-of-millions-of-euros-to-pool-fleet-idUSKCN1RJ03I2019-04-08
Two others California businessman Devin Sloane and marketing executive Jane Buckingham have said they are in talks with prosecutors PositiveBOSTON The former cochairman of law firm Willkie Farr Gallagher on Friday became the second parent to say he would plead guilty to participating in what prosecutors call the largest college admissions scam uncovered in U.S. history http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-education-cheating/second-wealthy-parent-to-plead-guilty-in-u-s-college-admissions-scandal-idUSKCN1RH1PC2019-04-06
WASHINGTON The state of California filed a lawsuit on Friday seeking to force two federal agencies to provide data they used to justify rolling back landmark Obamaera vehicle emission standards accusing the Trump administration of willfully information NegativeWASHINGTON The state of California filed a lawsuit on Friday seeking to force two federal agencies to provide data they used to justify rolling back landmark Obamaera vehicle emission standards accusing the Trump administration of willfully information http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-autos-emissions-california/california-sues-u-s-agencies-over-data-on-vehicle-emissions-freeze-idUSKCN1RH2G42019-04-06
In addition to weaker fuel efficiency standards the Trump administration proposal would strip California of the ability to impose stricter rules which a dozen other states have adopted NegativeWASHINGTON The state of California filed a lawsuit on Friday seeking to force two federal agencies to provide data they used to justify rolling back landmark Obamaera vehicle emission standards accusing the Trump administration of willfully information http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-autos-emissions-california/california-sues-u-s-agencies-over-data-on-vehicle-emissions-freeze-idUSKCN1RH2G42019-04-06
In 2011 California had agreed to harmonize its emissions with the Obama administrations vehicle emissions requirements through 2025 PositiveWASHINGTON The state of California filed a lawsuit on Friday seeking to force two federal agencies to provide data they used to justify rolling back landmark Obamaera vehicle emission standards accusing the Trump administration of willfully information http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-autos-emissions-california/california-sues-u-s-agencies-over-data-on-vehicle-emissions-freeze-idUSKCN1RH2G42019-04-06
The lawsuit is the latest escalation in the feud between California and the Trump administration over vehicle emission standards NegativeWASHINGTON The state of California filed a lawsuit on Friday seeking to force two federal agencies to provide data they used to justify rolling back landmark Obamaera vehicle emission standards accusing the Trump administration of willfully information http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-autos-emissions-california/california-sues-u-s-agencies-over-data-on-vehicle-emissions-freeze-idUSKCN1RH2G42019-04-06
In February the White House ended negotiations with California over the plans to freeze fuel rules and pressured automakers to back their efforts NegativeWASHINGTON The state of California filed a lawsuit on Friday seeking to force two federal agencies to provide data they used to justify rolling back landmark Obamaera vehicle emission standards accusing the Trump administration of willfully information http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-autos-emissions-california/california-sues-u-s-agencies-over-data-on-vehicle-emissions-freeze-idUSKCN1RH2G42019-04-06
I think hes only a threat to Trump said at the White House before departing on a trip to California NegativeWASHINGTON Former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden facing a growing swell of allegations that he has made women uncomfortable with his use of physical contact made light of the controversy on Friday while continuing to lay the groundwork for a 2020 presidential run http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-biden/amid-complaints-of-unwanted-touching-biden-jokes-he-got-permission-to-hug-idUSKCN1RH2312019-04-06
Asked on Friday about Neals request Trump said before leaving the White House for a trip to California From what I understand the law is 100 percent on my side NegativeAn attorney for President Donald Trump on Friday blasted U.S. House Democrats request for six years of Trumps tax returns as a misguided to politicize the tax laws accusing lawmakers of harassment and interference in IRS audits http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-trump-tax/fight-begins-over-trumps-taxes-lawyer-slams-democrats-request-idUSKCN1RH2B42019-04-06
That settlement called for Musk to step down as Teslas chairman and levied million civil fines each on Musk and the Palo Alto Californiabased company NegativeNEW YORK Elon Musks job as Tesla Incs chief executive appeared safe on Thursday as a federal judge in Manhattan urged the billionaire to settle contempt allegations by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission over his use of Twitter http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-tesla-musk-sec/elon-musk-safe-for-now-as-u-s-judge-urges-tesla-ceo-sec-to-end-tweet-dispute-idUSKCN1RG13J2019-04-05
Fridays fire was less than a week after another fire police say was racedriven arson at a Southern California mosque where racist graffiti was left in the parking lot NegativeRacist graffiti was painted in the parking lot of a Tennessee social justice center that hosted giants of the 1960s U.S. civil rights movement such as Martin Luther King Jr http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-tennessee-arson-civil-rights/white-power-graffiti-defaces-historic-tennessee-civil-rights-site-idUSKCN1RF0G82019-04-04
Petra Gomez 63 who owns discount store Buy 4 Less near the Otay Mesa crossing in California opposite Tijuana said Trumps threats were also taking a toll NeutralSAN DIEGO Trucks inched through traffic and some stores reported fewer customers in U.S.Mexico border towns on Wednesday as staffing shortages tied to a surge in asylum seekers slowed checkpoints and threats of closing the border completely scared shoppers http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/truckers-stores-on-u-s-mexico-border-struggle-as-trump-closure-threat-looms-idUSKCN1RF1Y52019-04-04
io Inc which makes drone fleet management software sued Kitty Hawk in U.S. District Court in San Jose California NegativeKittyhawk http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/ip-patent-drones/larry-pages-flying-taxi-startup-kitty-hawk-socked-with-trademark-lawsuit-idUSL1N21L1NJ2019-04-04
Attorney Michael Avenatti made a brief appearance in federal court in California on Monday proclaiming his innocence on the courthouse steps as he was jeered by onlookers NeutralSANTA ANA Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-crime-avenatti/avenatti-proclaims-innocence-in-david-versus-goliaths-court-fight-idUSKCN1RD1CL2019-04-03
SAN FRANCISCO A U.S. judge on Tuesday imposed new criminal probation terms on Corp aimed at reducing the risk that the bankrupt power producers equipment will spark more destructive wildfires in wooded areas of California NegativeSAN FRANCISCO A U.S. judge on Tuesday imposed new criminal probation terms on Corp aimed at reducing the risk that the bankrupt power producers equipment will spark more destructive wildfires in wooded areas of California http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-pg-e-us-probation/pge-faces-new-probation-terms-aimed-at-cutting-california-wildfire-risk-idUSKCN1RE2AL2019-04-03
The probation stems from felony conviction in a deadly 2010 natural gas pipeline blast in San Bruno California near San Francisco that killed eight people and injured 58 others NegativeSAN FRANCISCO A U.S. judge on Tuesday imposed new criminal probation terms on Corp aimed at reducing the risk that the bankrupt power producers equipment will spark more destructive wildfires in wooded areas of California http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-pg-e-us-probation/pge-faces-new-probation-terms-aimed-at-cutting-california-wildfire-risk-idUSKCN1RE2AL2019-04-03
I want to see the people of California the judge added NeutralSAN FRANCISCO A U.S. judge on Tuesday imposed new criminal probation terms on Corp aimed at reducing the risk that the bankrupt power producers equipment will spark more destructive wildfires in wooded areas of California http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-pg-e-us-probation/pge-faces-new-probation-terms-aimed-at-cutting-california-wildfire-risk-idUSKCN1RE2AL2019-04-03
NEW YORK Corp is expected to name Bill Johnson as chief executive of the bankrupt California energy company facing billion in wildfire liabilities as soon as Wednesday a source familiar with the private negotiations said on Tuesday NeutralNEW YORK Corp is expected to name Bill Johnson as chief executive of the bankrupt California energy company facing billion in wildfire liabilities as soon as Wednesday a source familiar with the private negotiations said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-pg-e-us-bankruptcy-ceo/pge-to-name-tvas-bill-johnson-as-ceo-source-idUSKCN1RE2FI2019-04-03
WASHINGTON Tesla Inc will pay a penalty and purchase in emergency response equipment for a California city under a settlement reached with the Environmental Protection Agency over federal hazardous waste violations at its automotive factory the government said Monday NegativeWASHINGTON Tesla Inc will pay a penalty and purchase in emergency response equipment for a California city under a settlement reached with the Environmental Protection Agency over federal hazardous waste violations at its automotive factory the government said Monday http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-tesla-epa/tesla-will-pay-31000-to-settle-u-s-epa-hazardous-waste-claims-idUSKCN1RD3572019-04-02
Daleiden and another activist also face criminal charges in California in connection with the videos NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday rejected a bid by antiabortion activists to narrow a Planned Parenthood lawsuit accusing them of illegally recording video of abortion providers to try to falsely show the illicit sale of aborted fetal tissue for profit http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-court-plannedparenthood/supreme-court-rebuffs-anti-abortion-activists-in-planned-parenthood-suit-idUSKCN1RD2G82019-04-02
The judge said the change would cause many states to lose federal funding while Arizona California Florida Illinois New York and Texas would lose congressional seats NegativeYORK U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday injected himself into one of the most consequential cases of the current Supreme Court term saying the nations 2020 census would be without adding a citizenship question to the questionnaire http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-court-census/trump-says-us-census-meaningless-without-citizenship-question-idUSKCN1RD2DS2019-04-02
The Californiabased carmaker last year hired more than 360 people in Norway more than doubling its service staff to help meet rising demand for service and repairs PositiveOSLO Almost 60 percent of all new cars sold in Norway in March were fully electric the Norwegian Road Federation said on Monday a global record as the country seeks to end fossilfueled vehicles sales by 2025 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-norway-autos/tesla-boom-lifts-norways-electric-car-sales-to-record-market-share-idUSKCN1RD2BB2019-04-02
Writing for the majority Circuit Judge James Ho said only California had ever provided gender reassignment surgery to a prisoner and that was part of a settlement of a lawsuit NegativeA federal appeals court on Friday said Texas prison officials do not violate transgender inmates constitutional right against cruel and unusual punishment by refusing to provide them with gender reassignment surgery http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-texas-prison-lgbt/prisoners-not-entitled-to-gender-reassignment-surgery-u-s-appeals-court-idUSKCN1RA2OZ2019-03-30
A California man was sentenced on Friday to 20 years in federal prison for making hoax calls including a socalled incident where Kansas police responded to a false report and fatally shot an unarmed man prosecutors said NegativeA California man was sentenced on Friday to 20 years in federal prison for making hoax calls including a socalled incident where Kansas police responded to a false report and fatally shot an unarmed man prosecutors said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-kansas-swatting/man-who-admitted-role-in-kansas-swatting-death-gets-20-years-idUSKCN1RA29E2019-03-30
Fifty people including the actresses Lori Loughlin and Felicity Huffman have been charged with participating in the scheme headed by California college admissions counseling service operator Rick Singer NegativeBOSTON A federal judge on Friday nixed the international family vacation plans of a former senior executive at private equity firm TPG Capital charged in connection with the U.S. college admissions scandal saying he posed a flight risk http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-education-cheating/judge-nixes-mexican-holiday-for-executive-charged-in-u-s-college-admissions-scandal-idUSKCN1RA1152019-03-30
Prosecutors said Singer helped parents use bribes and cheating to secure admission for their children to universities including Yale the University of Southern California and Georgetown University NegativeBOSTON A federal judge on Friday nixed the international family vacation plans of a former senior executive at private equity firm TPG Capital charged in connection with the U.S. college admissions scandal saying he posed a flight risk http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-education-cheating/judge-nixes-mexican-holiday-for-executive-charged-in-u-s-college-admissions-scandal-idUSKCN1RA1152019-03-30
LOS ANGELES Walt Disney Co will ban smoking vaping and large strollers at its U.S. theme parks in California and Florida starting on May 1 the company said on Thursday PositiveLOS ANGELES Walt Disney Co will ban smoking vaping and large strollers at its U.S. theme parks in California and Florida starting on May 1 the company said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-disney-parks/disney-bans-smoking-at-u-s-parks-ahead-of-star-wars-openings-idUSKCN1R92W62019-03-29
LOS ANGELES California horse racing authorities on Thursday took steps to limit the use of medications and whips in competitions moves that come following the death of 22 horses at the famous Santa Anita track this year NegativeLOS ANGELES California horse racing authorities on Thursday took steps to limit the use of medications and whips in competitions moves that come following the death of 22 horses at the famous Santa Anita track this year http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-horseracing-santaanita/california-moves-to-limit-use-of-drugs-and-whips-idUSKCN1R92VW2019-03-29
The Stronach Group and the California Horse Racing Board get Drugging and whipping horses will not be tolerated in todays world NegativeLOS ANGELES California horse racing authorities on Thursday took steps to limit the use of medications and whips in competitions moves that come following the death of 22 horses at the famous Santa Anita track this year http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-horseracing-santaanita/california-moves-to-limit-use-of-drugs-and-whips-idUSKCN1R92VW2019-03-29
Singer sent Meredith a fabricated athletic for the student that claimed she was cocaptain of a prominent California club soccer team prosecutors said PositiveBOSTON The former head coach of womens soccer at Yale University admitted on Thursday that he accepted bribes to help parents get their children into the Ivy League school becoming the third person to plead guilty in the U.S. college admissions scandal http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-education-cheating/ex-coach-of-yale-womens-soccer-pleads-guilty-in-admissions-scandal-idUSKCN1R91242019-03-29
The California man father of a Yale applicant was Morrie Tobin who pleaded guilty on Feb NegativeBOSTON The former head coach of womens soccer at Yale University admitted on Thursday that he accepted bribes to help parents get their children into the Ivy League school becoming the third person to plead guilty in the U.S. college admissions scandal http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-education-cheating/ex-coach-of-yale-womens-soccer-pleads-guilty-in-admissions-scandal-idUSKCN1R91242019-03-29
A third Roundup trial handled by the same plaintiff lawyers who won the August verdict is scheduled to start in Californias Superior Court in Oakland on Thursday PositiveFRANKFURT Bayer AG shares sank to their lowest in almost seven years on Thursday after a U.S. jury awarded million to a man who claimed use of the groups weed killer Roundup caused his cancer with thousands of similar lawsuits looming http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-bayer-glyphosate-lawsuit/bayer-shares-sag-after-u-s-jury-verdict-in-roundup-cancer-trial-idUSKCN1R917E2019-03-29
Texas and California have a combined 757 NeutralDemocratic presidential candidate Beto ORourke will hold campaign rallies on Saturday in his home state of Texas where he faces far different challenges in the 2020 race from those of his underdog U.S. Senate run in 2018 http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-orourke/orourke-to-rally-in-his-native-texas-where-tough-2020-presidential-primary-awaits-idUSKCN1RA10L2019-03-29
LOS ANGELES Two members of Californias highest court issued a scathing critique of capital punishment on Thursday branding it an expensive and dysfunctional that fails to deliver timely justice NegativeLOS ANGELES Two members of Californias highest court issued a scathing critique of capital punishment on Thursday branding it an expensive and dysfunctional that fails to deliver timely justice http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-california-death-penaty/two-california-supreme-court-justices-decry-death-penalty-as-dysfunctional-idUSKCN1RA05Z2019-03-29
As a result Californias death penalty is an expensive and dysfunctional system that does not deliver justice or closure in a timely manner if at the justices asserted NegativeLOS ANGELES Two members of Californias highest court issued a scathing critique of capital punishment on Thursday branding it an expensive and dysfunctional that fails to deliver timely justice http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-california-death-penaty/two-california-supreme-court-justices-decry-death-penalty-as-dysfunctional-idUSKCN1RA05Z2019-03-29
Goldman Sachs Group Inc invested money from Chinas sovereign wealth fund in a Californiabased industrial company and is looking for more U.S. deals three sources familiar with the matter said even after increased scrutiny from Washington all but stopped U.S.China deals last year PositiveGoldman Sachs Group Inc invested money from Chinas sovereign wealth fund in a Californiabased industrial company and is looking for more U.S. deals three sources familiar with the matter said even after increased scrutiny from Washington all but stopped U.S.China deals last year http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-goldman-sachs-fund-china-exclusive/exclusive-goldmans-china-backed-fund-bucks-trade-tensions-to-buy-u-s-firm-idUSKCN1RA0CX2019-03-29
The fund invested alongside Goldman to buy Boyd Corp a Pleasanton Californiabased manufacturer of rubber seals and gaskets for billion last September the sources said PositiveGoldman Sachs Group Inc invested money from Chinas sovereign wealth fund in a Californiabased industrial company and is looking for more U.S. deals three sources familiar with the matter said even after increased scrutiny from Washington all but stopped U.S.China deals last year http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-goldman-sachs-fund-china-exclusive/exclusive-goldmans-china-backed-fund-bucks-trade-tensions-to-buy-u-s-firm-idUSKCN1RA0CX2019-03-29
LOS ANGELES A former California nursing student who killed seven people in a 2012 shooting rampage at a Christian college in the Bay Area city of Oakland California has died behind bars state prison officials said on Wednesday NegativeLOS ANGELES A former California nursing student who killed seven people in a 2012 shooting rampage at a Christian college in the Bay Area city of Oakland California has died behind bars state prison officials said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-gunman-death/gunman-in-2012-shooting-rampage-at-california-college-dies-in-prison-idUSKCN1R82NO2019-03-28
Bayer is also scheduled to face another Roundup trial in California state court beginning on March 28 and at least two trials in Missouri state court in the fall NegativeSAN YORK A U.S. jury on Wednesday awarded million to a man who claimed his use of Bayer AGs glyphosatebased weed killer Roundup caused his cancer in the latest legal setback for the company facing thousands of similar lawsuits http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-bayer-glyphosate-lawsuit/u-s-jury-says-bayer-must-pay-80-million-to-man-in-roundup-cancer-trial-idUSKCN1R82KY2019-03-28
Bayer is also scheduled to face another Roundup trial in California state court beginning on March 28 and at least two trials in Missouri state court in the fall NegativeSAN YORK A U.S. jury on Wednesday awarded million to a man who claimed his use of Bayer AGs glyphosatebased weed killer Roundup caused his cancer in the latest legal setback for the company facing thousands of similar lawsuits http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-bayer-glyphosate-lawsuit/u-s-jury-says-bayer-must-pay-80-million-to-man-in-roundup-cancer-trial-idUSKCN1R82KY2019-03-28
Bayer is also scheduled to face another Roundup trial in California state court beginning on March 28 and at least two trials in Missouri state court in the fall NegativeSAN YORK A U.S. jury on Wednesday awarded million to a man who claimed his use of Bayer AGs glyphosatebased weed killer Roundup caused his cancer in the latest legal setback for the company facing thousands of similar lawsuits http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-bayer-glyphosate-lawsuit/u-s-jury-says-bayer-must-pay-80-million-to-man-in-roundup-cancer-trial-idUSKCN1R82KY2019-03-28
Bayer is also scheduled to face another Roundup trial in California state court beginning on March 28 and at least two trials in Missouri state court in the fall NegativeSAN YORK A U.S. jury on Wednesday awarded million to a man who claimed his use of Bayer AGs glyphosatebased weed killer Roundup caused his cancer in the latest legal setback for the company facing thousands of similar lawsuits http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-bayer-glyphosate-lawsuit/u-s-jury-says-bayer-must-pay-80-million-to-man-in-roundup-cancer-trial-idUSKCN1R82KY2019-03-28
Bayer is also scheduled to face another Roundup trial in California state court beginning on March 28 and at least two trials in Missouri state court in the fall NegativeSAN YORK A U.S. jury on Wednesday awarded million to a man who claimed his use of Bayer AGs glyphosatebased weed killer Roundup caused his cancer in the latest legal setback for the company facing thousands of similar lawsuits http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-bayer-glyphosate-lawsuit/u-s-jury-says-bayer-must-pay-80-million-to-man-in-roundup-cancer-trial-idUSKCN1R82KY2019-03-28
Bayer is also scheduled to face another Roundup trial in California state court beginning on March 28 and at least two trials in Missouri state court in the fall NegativeSAN YORK A U.S. jury on Wednesday awarded million to a man who claimed his use of Bayer AGs glyphosatebased weed killer Roundup caused his cancer in the latest legal setback for the company facing thousands of similar lawsuits http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-bayer-glyphosate-lawsuit/u-s-jury-says-bayer-must-pay-80-million-to-man-in-roundup-cancer-trial-idUSKCN1R82KY2019-03-28
Bayer is also scheduled to face another Roundup trial in California state court beginning on March 28 and at least two trials in Missouri state court in the fall NegativeSAN YORK A U.S. jury on Wednesday awarded million to a man who claimed his use of Bayer AGs glyphosatebased weed killer Roundup caused his cancer in the latest legal setback for the company facing thousands of similar lawsuits http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-bayer-glyphosate-lawsuit/u-s-jury-says-bayer-must-pay-80-million-to-man-in-roundup-cancer-trial-idUSKCN1R82KY2019-03-28
Some creditors of Corp including Elliott Management Corp and Pacific Investment Management Co are proposing a billion plan for the California power utility to exit bankruptcy within a year Bloomberg reported late on Wednesday NegativeSome creditors of Corp including Elliott Management Corp and Pacific Investment Management Co are proposing a billion plan for the California power utility to exit bankruptcy within a year Bloomberg reported late on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-pg-e-us-bankruptcy/pge-creditors-propose-35-billion-exit-plan-bloomberg-idUSKCN1R90DB2019-03-28
Pimco Elliott and David Kempner Capital Management have discussed the proposal with California lawmakers and other stakeholders Bloomberg reported citing sources familiar with the matter PositiveSome creditors of Corp including Elliott Management Corp and Pacific Investment Management Co are proposing a billion plan for the California power utility to exit bankruptcy within a year Bloomberg reported late on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-pg-e-us-bankruptcy/pge-creditors-propose-35-billion-exit-plan-bloomberg-idUSKCN1R90DB2019-03-28
The Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States has informed Kunlun that its ownership of West Hollywood Californiabased Grindr constitutes a national security risk the two sources said NegativeChinese gaming company Beijing Kunlun Tech Co Ltd is seeking to sell Grindr LLC the popular gay dating app it has owned since 2016 after a U.S. government national security panel raised concerns about its ownership according to people familiar with the matter http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-grindr-m-a-exclusive/exclusive-u-s-pushes-chinese-owner-of-grindr-to-divest-the-dating-app-sources-idUSKCN1R809L2019-03-27
A case brought by Apple making similar claims goes to trial in April in California over allegations Qualcomm seeks inflated royalties for licensing its technology in violation of antitrust laws NegativeSplit decisions on Tuesday by a U.S. government panel in acrimonious patent disputes between iPhonemaker Apple and chip supplier Qualcomm left their battle lines largely unchanged ahead of a U.S Federal Trade Commission ruling and a major trial next month http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-apple-qualcomm-itc/apple-qualcomm-gird-for-next-phase-of-patent-battle-after-mixed-u-s-rulings-idUSKCN1R72BW2019-03-27
Musks lawyers have said the tweet was not material and merely restated a target for his Palo Alto Californiabased electric car company that he had discussed publicly in January PositiveNEW YORK Lawyers for Elon Musk and the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission will square off in a Manhattan courtroom next week over whether the Tesla Inc chief executive should be held in contempt over one of his tweets http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-tesla-musk-sec/teslas-elon-musk-sec-to-face-off-in-u-s-court-on-april-4-idUSKCN1R72PF2019-03-27
Rather than fly to California Southwest said the plane will be moved to an Orlando maintenance facility for review NeutralA Southwest Airlines Co Boeing 737 MAX 8 heading to the California desert for parking during a global ban of the aircraft made an emergency landing on Tuesday due to an enginerelated problem shortly after takeoff the carrier said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-boeing-airplane-southwest/southwest-737-max-makes-emergency-landing-says-computer-system-not-to-blame-idUSKCN1R72NI2019-03-27
The plane was headed to Victorville California for repositioning but returned safely to Orlando at about p PositiveA Southwest Airlines Co Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft without passengers and of the type that was grounded two weeks ago landed safely on Tuesday after declaring an emergency over an enginerelated problem leaving Orlando International Airport in Florida the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-boeing-airplane-southwest/southwest-737-max-8-passenger-less-flight-lands-safely-after-declaring-emergency-faa-idUSKCN1R72ND2019-03-27
Google already has its own internal AI principles which among other provisions bars the Californiabased tech firm from using AI to develop weapons PositiveSAN FRANCISCO Alphabet Incs Google said on Tuesday it was launching a global advisory council to consider ethical issues around artificial intelligence and other emerging technologies http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-alphabet-google-ai/google-launches-global-council-to-advise-on-ai-and-tech-ethics-idUSKCN1R72DM2019-03-27
BOSTON Former coaches from the University of Southern California and Georgetown University were among a dozen people who pleaded not guilty on Monday to charges that they participated in the largest college admissions fraud scheme uncovered in U.S. history NegativeBOSTON Former coaches from the University of Southern California and Georgetown University were among a dozen people who pleaded not guilty on Monday to charges that they participated in the largest college admissions fraud scheme uncovered in U.S. history http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-education-cheating/ex-coaches-among-12-to-plead-not-guilty-in-u-s-college-admission-scandal-idUSKCN1R60Z82019-03-26
The investigation has already led to the schemes mastermind William Singer pleading guilty to running the fraud through his Californiabased college admissions counseling service The Key NegativeBOSTON Former coaches from the University of Southern California and Georgetown University were among a dozen people who pleaded not guilty on Monday to charges that they participated in the largest college admissions fraud scheme uncovered in U.S. history http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-education-cheating/ex-coaches-among-12-to-plead-not-guilty-in-u-s-college-admission-scandal-idUSKCN1R60Z82019-03-26
Police are investigating a fire at a Southern California mosque on Sunday as a possible arson and hate crime after fresh graffiti on the driveway mentioned the mass shootings at two mosques in New Zealand local media reported NegativePolice are investigating a fire at a Southern California mosque on Sunday as a possible arson and hate crime after fresh graffiti on the driveway mentioned the mass shootings at two mosques in New Zealand local media reported http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-arson-mosque/graffiti-about-new-zealand-shooting-left-at-u-s-mosque-fire-media-idUSKCN1R60D82019-03-26
The offerings provide a window not only into the sacred world but also their economic said Frances Berdan an Aztec scholar at California State University San Bernardino PositiveMEXICO CITY A trove of Aztec sacrifices including a richly adorned jaguar dressed as a warrior and recently discovered in downtown Mexico City could lead archaeologists to the most tantalizing find an Aztec emperors tomb http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-archaeology-aztecs-exclusive/exclusive-aztec-war-sacrifices-found-in-mexico-may-point-to-elusive-royal-tomb-idUSKCN1R60ER2019-03-26
Avenatti faces up to 30 years in prison on the most serious charge in California and up to 20 years for the top charge in New York NegativeNEW YORK Michael Avenatti the lawyer who represented adult film star Stormy Daniels in her legal battles with U.S. President Donald Trump was charged Monday with extortion in what prosecutors called an attempt to shake Nike Inc for over million http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-crime-avenatti/trump-critic-michael-avenatti-arrested-in-20-million-nike-shakedown-prosecutors-idUSKCN1R622W2019-03-26
Canoo is positioning itself as a boutique California EV and said it will start sales in the United States in 2021 eventually expanding to China PositiveEvelozcity the U.S. electric vehicle startup has changed its name to Canoo and said on Monday that it will offer a range of EVs to private and commercial customers by subscription only http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-electric-vehicles-canoo/electric-vehicle-startup-canoo-will-offer-cars-by-subscription-only-idUSKCN1R62GO2019-03-26
We believe deeply in the power of Chief Executive Tim Cook told an audience at the companys Cupertino California headquarters NeutralApple Inc brought in Oprah Winfrey Steven Spielberg Jennifer Aniston and Jason Momoa to talk up its new television streaming service at a Hollywoodstyle event on Monday marked by standing ovations hugs and soaring rhetoric http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-apple-television-hollywood/ovations-hugs-and-soaring-speeches-as-apple-embraces-hollywood-idUSKCN1R62M22019-03-26
Meanwhile Southwest is preparing to begin moving on Saturday its entire MAX fleet to a facility in Victorville California at the southwestern edge of the Mojave Desert NegativeThe meetings are a sign that Boeings planned software patch is nearing completion though it will still need regulatory approval http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-boeing-southwest/u-s-airlines-sending-teams-to-review-boeing-737-max-upgrade-this-weekend-idUSKCN1R403Y2019-03-24
New Jerseys attorney general on Friday sued a California company accusing it of conducting illegal ghost sales in what he said was the first lawsuit by a U.S. state against a distributor of the firearms NegativeNew Jerseys attorney general on Friday sued a California company accusing it of conducting illegal ghost sales in what he said was the first lawsuit by a U.S. state against a distributor of the firearms http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-new-jersey-ghost-guns-lawsuit/new-jersey-sues-company-over-illegal-ghost-gun-sales-idUSKCN1R32DA2019-03-23
Apple Valley Californiabased U.S. Patriot Armory did not immediately respond to requests for comment PositiveNew Jerseys attorney general on Friday sued a California company accusing it of conducting illegal ghost sales in what he said was the first lawsuit by a U.S. state against a distributor of the firearms http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-new-jersey-ghost-guns-lawsuit/new-jersey-sues-company-over-illegal-ghost-gun-sales-idUSKCN1R32DA2019-03-23
A major battery storage project that would help California replace three of its natural gas power plants may need to be scrapped as a result of Corps bankruptcy according to court documents filed this week NeutralA major battery storage project that would help California replace three of its natural gas power plants may need to be scrapped as a result of Corps bankruptcy according to court documents filed this week http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-pg-e-us-storage/pge-bankruptcy-threatens-major-battery-storage-project-idUSKCN1R32O32019-03-23
The bankruptcy poses a threat to Californias climate change ambitions by putting in limbo dozens of large solar wind and other clean energy projects has contracted with other companies NegativeA major battery storage project that would help California replace three of its natural gas power plants may need to be scrapped as a result of Corps bankruptcy according to court documents filed this week http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-pg-e-us-storage/pge-bankruptcy-threatens-major-battery-storage-project-idUSKCN1R32O32019-03-23
The company is one of four that received large battery storage contracts from last year as clean costeffective alternatives to three Calpine Corp natural gas generators in northern California PositiveA major battery storage project that would help California replace three of its natural gas power plants may need to be scrapped as a result of Corps bankruptcy according to court documents filed this week http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-pg-e-us-storage/pge-bankruptcy-threatens-major-battery-storage-project-idUSKCN1R32O32019-03-23
The California Public Utilities Commission which approved the contracts last year said it was confident the Tesla Dynegy and Micronoc contracts would not be affected PositiveA major battery storage project that would help California replace three of its natural gas power plants may need to be scrapped as a result of Corps bankruptcy according to court documents filed this week http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-pg-e-us-storage/pge-bankruptcy-threatens-major-battery-storage-project-idUSKCN1R32O32019-03-23
March 22 A major battery storage project that would help California replace three of its natural gas power plants may need to be scrapped as a result of Corps bankruptcy according to court documents filed this week NeutralMarch 22 A major battery storage project that would help California replace three of its natural gas power plants may need to be scrapped as a result of Corps bankruptcy according to court documents filed this week http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/pge-us-storage/pge-bankruptcy-threatens-major-battery-storage-project-idUSL1N2190ZY2019-03-23
esVolta is one of four companies that received large battery storage contracts from last year as clean costeffective alternatives to three Calpine Corp natural gas generators in Northern California PositiveMarch 22 A major battery storage project that would help California replace three of its natural gas power plants may need to be scrapped as a result of Corps bankruptcy according to court documents filed this week http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/pge-us-storage/pge-bankruptcy-threatens-major-battery-storage-project-idUSL1N2190ZY2019-03-23
The California Public Utilities Commission which approved the contracts last year said it had confidence that the Tesla Dynegy and Micronoc contracts would progress PositiveMarch 22 A major battery storage project that would help California replace three of its natural gas power plants may need to be scrapped as a result of Corps bankruptcy according to court documents filed this week http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/pge-us-storage/pge-bankruptcy-threatens-major-battery-storage-project-idUSL1N2190ZY2019-03-23
Apple Inc is expected to unveil a new video streaming service and a news subscription platform at an event on Monday at its California headquarters NeutralApple Inc is expected to unveil a new video streaming service and a news subscription platform at an event on Monday at its California headquarters http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-apple-television-programs-factbox/factbox-apples-media-ambition-original-shows-news-subscription-idUSKCN1R32J52019-03-23
OSLO On the outskirts of Oslo a row of Fiat 500es imported from California stand parked in the snow outside the Buddy Electric dealership part of a global flow of preowned electric cars to Norway powered by green subsidies elsewhere in the world PositiveOSLO On the outskirts of Oslo a row of Fiat 500es imported from California stand parked in the snow outside the Buddy Electric dealership part of a global flow of preowned electric cars to Norway powered by green subsidies elsewhere in the world http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-autos-norway-insight/from-california-to-oslo-foreign-subsidies-fuel-norways-e-car-boom-for-now-idUSKCN1R20HN2019-03-22
On U.S. used car websites similar Fiats in California are advertised for about NeutralOSLO On the outskirts of Oslo a row of Fiat 500es imported from California stand parked in the snow outside the Buddy Electric dealership part of a global flow of preowned electric cars to Norway powered by green subsidies elsewhere in the world http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-autos-norway-insight/from-california-to-oslo-foreign-subsidies-fuel-norways-e-car-boom-for-now-idUSKCN1R20HN2019-03-22
The jury in San Francisco federal court on Tuesday found Roundup to be a substantial in causing California resident Edwin Hardemans nonHodgkins lymphoma but did not find Bayer liable PositiveSAN FRANCISCO A lawyer for a man who sued Bayer AG unit Monsanto after developing cancer on Wednesday told a jury about the companys alleged efforts to influence scientists and regulators a day after the jury found Bayers glyphosatebased weed killer Roundup to have caused the mans disease http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-bayer-glyphosate-lawsuit/u-s-jury-hears-more-evidence-as-second-phase-of-roundup-cancer-trial-begins-idUSKCN1R12D02019-03-21
I actually dont have too much of an opinion about shrugged Evan Jorgensen as he strolled along the Venice Beach boardwalk in California on Monday NeutralLOS ANGELES Fascination pride and the best soap opera in the world have many Americans eagerly awaiting the impending birth of Prince Harry and Duchess of Sussex Meghan Markles first child http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-royals-baby-usa/american-fans-eagerly-expect-meghan-and-harrys-baby-idUSKCN1R00HB2019-03-21
Another Roundup trial is scheduled to begin in California state court in Oakland on March 28 involving a couple who claim Roundup caused their nonHodgkins lymphoma NeutralA U.S. jury on Tuesday found Bayer AGs glyphosatebased Roundup weed killer caused cancer a blow to the company eight months after another jury issued a million verdict over similar claims in a different case http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-bayer-glyphosate-lawsuit/second-u-s-jury-finds-bayers-roundup-caused-cancer-idUSKCN1R02O32019-03-20
What we are seeing is the market positioning for potentially a more dovish tone said Minh Trang senior currency trader at Californias Silicon Valley Bank NeutralBy Saqib Iqbal Ahmed http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-dented-by-bets-on-dovish-fed-idUSL8N2164FP2019-03-20
The Sunday Times said May will warn Brexit supporters that unless they support her deal they will face a Hotel California where you can check out but never leave PositiveLONDON Prime Minister Theresa Mays warned lawmakers that unless they approved her Brexit divorce deal after two crushing defeats Britains exit from the European Union could face a long delay and could involve taking part in European parliament elections http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu/uk-pm-may-warns-lawmakers-back-my-deal-or-face-long-brexit-delay-idUSKCN1QX0J82019-03-18
Corp is close to naming a new chief executive officer and revamping its board backed by some of its largest investors the Wall Street Journal said on Saturday as the power utility restructures after filing for bankruptcy because of potential liabilities from California wildfires NegativeCorp is close to naming a new chief executive officer and revamping its board backed by some of its largest investors the Wall Street Journal said on Saturday as the power utility restructures after filing for bankruptcy because of potential liabilities from California wildfires http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-pg-e-us-ceo/pge-close-to-reshaping-leadership-with-investor-backing-wsj-idUSKCN1QX0RA2019-03-17
The crowded Democratic field includes several prominent women including four sitting U.S. Kamala Harris of California Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota and Kirsten Gillibrand of New York PositiveLEBANON N.H. Democratic U.S. Senator Cory Booker all but guaranteed at a campaign event on Friday that he will pick a woman as his running mate if he wins his partys nomination for president next year http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-booker/booker-says-democrats-will-put-a-woman-on-the-ticket-in-2020-white-house-race-idUSKCN1QW2P42019-03-17
Theyre putting down a marker saying which way things are headed if nothing Pollack of the James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies in Monterey California said NeutralNorth Korea is considering suspending talks with the United States and may rethink a freeze on missile and nuclear tests unless Washington makes concessions a senior diplomat said on Friday according to news reports from the Norths capital http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-northkorea-usa/north-korea-may-suspend-talks-with-gangster-like-u-s-rethink-nuclear-test-freeze-idUSKCN1QW0C92019-03-16
SAN FRANCISCO Tesla Inc unveiled its Model Y electric sports utility vehicle on Thursday evening in California promising a muchawaited crossover that will face competition from European car makers rolling out their own electric rivals PositiveSAN FRANCISCO Tesla Inc unveiled its Model Y electric sports utility vehicle on Thursday evening in California promising a muchawaited crossover that will face competition from European car makers rolling out their own electric rivals http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-tesla-model-y/tesla-unveils-model-y-as-electric-vehicle-race-heats-up-price-starts-at-39000-idUSKCN1QV2UK2019-03-16
Besch needed to measure the VWs pollution levels under laboratory conditions so he turned to Californias Air Resources Board which would later help blow the whistle on the scandal NegativeDUEBENDORF Switzerland Engineers working to tackle carcinogenic pollution from cars have developed cheap and simple devices to test the effectiveness of particle filters which could help take toxic vehicles off roads without resorting to blanket bans http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-autos-emissions/engineers-develop-cheap-simple-tests-for-car-emissions-idUSKCN1QW17M2019-03-16
SAN FRANCISCO Tesla Inc will unveil its Model Y electric sports utility vehicle on Thursday evening in California promising a muchawaited crossover that will face competition from European car makers rolling out their own electric rivals PositiveSAN FRANCISCO Tesla Inc will unveil its Model Y electric sports utility vehicle on Thursday evening in California promising a muchawaited crossover that will face competition from European car makers rolling out their own electric rivals http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-tesla-model-y/tesla-to-unveil-model-y-suv-as-electric-vehicle-competition-heats-up-idUSKCN1QV2UK2019-03-15
Both lawsuits were filed in California NegativeLOS ANGELES Hollywood actress Lori Loughlin was dropped by a TV network and her daughter lost a sponsorship deal on Thursday while students sued prestigious universities in growing fallout from a massive college bribery scandal http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-education-cheating/celebrities-lose-work-students-sue-u-s-colleges-in-admissions-scandal-idUSKCN1QV20W2019-03-15
The verdict in California Superior Court in Oakland marks the latest defeat for the healthcare conglomerate facing more than 13000 talcrelated lawsuits nationwide NegativeA California jury on Wednesday awarded million to a woman who said that asbestos in Johnson Johnsons talcumpowderbased products caused her cancer http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-johnson-johnson-cancer-lawsuit/california-jury-awards-29-million-to-woman-with-cancer-who-used-jj-talc-idUSKCN1QV0162019-03-15
Judge Watkins approved a request from Smolletts lawyers that the actor be allowed to travel freely to New York and California to consult with his bicoastal legal teams PositiveCHICAGO actor Jussie Smollett pleaded not guilty in a Chicago court on Thursday to new charges that he falsely reported to police that he was the victim of a racist and homophobic assault on a city street http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-people-jussie-smollett/empire-actor-smollett-pleads-not-guilty-to-lying-about-chicago-attack-idUSKCN1QV1MN2019-03-15
Her complaint was filed in California Superior Court NeutralMarch 14 The U.S. college admissions scandal that erupted this week has triggered private litigation accusing rich wellconnected parents of buying spots for their children at prestigious schools and keeping children of less wealthy parents out http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-education-cheating/u-s-college-admissions-scandal-sparks-500-billion-lawsuit-idUSL1N2110F32019-03-15
The bill for schools has a reasonable of making it past the committee examining it said Kristin Olsen a former California Republican lawmaker who was vice chairwoman of that committee PositiveNEW YORK Reuters Towering over a wooden podium in the Arkansas General Assembly this month Republican representative David Hillman a selfdeclared calfroper spoke of steak to pitch his latest bill http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-climatechange-food-meat-feature/u-s-lawmakers-tuck-into-juicy-debate-over-meat-substitutes-idUSKCN1QV1UI2019-03-15
SACRAMENTO California Governor Gavin Newsom on Wednesday halted the death penalty saying he was deeply troubled by the possibility of executing an innocent person even though California voters have repeatedly backed capital punishment NegativeSACRAMENTO California Governor Gavin Newsom on Wednesday halted the death penalty saying he was deeply troubled by the possibility of executing an innocent person even though California voters have repeatedly backed capital punishment http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-california-death-penalty/california-governor-halts-death-penalty-i-couldnt-sleep-idUSKCN1QU2R82019-03-14
Shawn Steele a California representative on the Republican National Committee said the GOP would likely use the moratorium in upcoming campaigns against Newsom and other Democrats NeutralSACRAMENTO California Governor Gavin Newsom on Wednesday halted the death penalty saying he was deeply troubled by the possibility of executing an innocent person even though California voters have repeatedly backed capital punishment http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-california-death-penalty/california-governor-halts-death-penalty-i-couldnt-sleep-idUSKCN1QU2R82019-03-14
Californias death row is crowded with inmates many of whom have been there for decades NegativeSACRAMENTO California Governor Gavin Newsom on Wednesday halted the death penalty saying he was deeply troubled by the possibility of executing an innocent person even though California voters have repeatedly backed capital punishment http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-california-death-penalty/california-governor-halts-death-penalty-i-couldnt-sleep-idUSKCN1QU2R82019-03-14
LOS ANGELES The devastating Thomas Fire that killed two people and destroyed more than 1000 structures northwest of Los Angeles in December 2017 was sparked by power lines owned by Southern California Edison Co the Ventura County Fire Department said on Wednesday NegativeLOS ANGELES The devastating Thomas Fire that killed two people and destroyed more than 1000 structures northwest of Los Angeles in December 2017 was sparked by power lines owned by Southern California Edison Co the Ventura County Fire Department said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-fire-edison/deadly-2017-wildfire-found-sparked-by-southern-california-edison-power-lines-idUSKCN1QU2VX2019-03-14
Falsified test results were sent to Yale University Georgetown University Chapman University and University of CaliforniaBerkeley where his younger son was accepted the indictment said NeutralBUENOS AIRES The chief executive of Advantage Lithium Corp which is developing lithium projects in Argentina has been arrested by U.S. authorities as part of a sweeping college admissions fraud scheme according to court documents http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-advantage-lith-electric-ceo/advantage-lithium-ceo-charged-in-u-s-college-admissions-scandal-idUSKCN1QU2LT2019-03-14
Sidoo a former member of the University of British Columbias board of governors is also accused of paying to help other students in Florida and California cheat on admissions exams NegativeBUENOS AIRES The chief executive of Advantage Lithium Corp which is developing lithium projects in Argentina has been arrested by U.S. authorities as part of a sweeping college admissions fraud scheme according to court documents http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-advantage-lith-electric-ceo/advantage-lithium-ceo-charged-in-u-s-college-admissions-scandal-idUSKCN1QU2LT2019-03-14
As an uncontrollable wildfire turned the California town of Paradise to ash air pollution researcher Keith Bein knew he had to act Little is known about toxic chemicals released when a whole town burns and the wind would soon blow away evidence NegativePARADISE Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfires-environment-feat/as-wildfires-devour-communities-toxic-threats-emerge-idUSKBN1QU17Z2019-03-14
Yale University and the University of Southern California said that they were cooperating with investigators PositiveBOSTON Nearly 50 people including actors Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin were charged on Tuesday in what federal authorities say was a million scam to help wealthy Americans get their children into elite universities like Yale and Stanford http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-education-cheating/hollywood-actors-ceos-accused-of-paying-bribes-faking-photos-to-scam-u-s-college-admissions-idUSKBN1QT1WJ2019-03-14
LOS ANGELES An investigation into fierce wildfires that swept Northern Californias wine country in 2017 killing 46 people found no basis to criminally charge the utility whose power lines helped spark the conflagration prosecutors said on Monday NegativeLOS ANGELES An investigation into fierce wildfires that swept Northern Californias wine country in 2017 killing 46 people found no basis to criminally charge the utility whose power lines helped spark the conflagration prosecutors said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-fire-pg-e/pge-spared-criminal-charges-in-deadly-2017-california-wildfires-idUSKBN1QU08W2019-03-14
The California Air Resources Board said 50000 California vehicles must be repaired or drivers will not be able to register their vehicles NegativeWASHINGTON Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV will recall about 965000 gasolinepowered vehicles in the United States and Canada that do not meet emissions standards and will replace their catalytic converters officials said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-fiat-chrysler-emissions-exclusive/fiat-chrysler-recalling-965000-us-canadian-vehicles-over-excess-emissions-idUSKBN1QU1WM2019-03-14
California Governor Gavin Newsom will impose a moratorium on the states death penalty on Wednesday granting reprieves to all 737 inmates on death row and closing the states execution chamber an administration source said NegativeSACRAMENTO Calif http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-california-death-penalty/california-governor-to-put-moratorium-on-death-penalty-source-idUSKBN1QU0992019-03-14
There are currently 737 people on death row in California more than in any other state the governors office said NegativeSACRAMENTO Calif http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-california-death-penalty/california-governor-to-put-moratorium-on-death-penalty-source-idUSKBN1QU0992019-03-14
Yale University and the University of Southern California said in separate statements that they were cooperating with investigators PositiveBOSTON Federal authorities arrested dozens on Tuesday for a million scheme to help wealthy Americans including actresses Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin and some CEOs cheat their childrens way into elite universities such as Yale and Stanford http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-education-cheating/biggest-u-s-college-fraud-bust-nets-actors-felicity-huffman-lori-loughlin-idUSKBN1QT1WJ2019-03-13
Prosecutors said the scheme began in 2011 and also helped children get into the University of Texas Georgetown University Wake Forest University and the University of California Los Angeles PositiveBOSTON Federal authorities arrested dozens on Tuesday for a million scheme to help wealthy Americans including actresses Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin and some CEOs cheat their childrens way into elite universities such as Yale and Stanford http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-education-cheating/biggest-u-s-college-fraud-bust-nets-actors-felicity-huffman-lori-loughlin-idUSKBN1QT1WJ2019-03-13
The parents were then advised to choose one of two test centers that Singers company said it had control one in Houston Texas and the other in West Hollywood California NeutralBOSTON Federal authorities arrested dozens on Tuesday for a million scheme to help wealthy Americans including actresses Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin and some CEOs cheat their childrens way into elite universities such as Yale and Stanford http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-education-cheating/biggest-u-s-college-fraud-bust-nets-actors-felicity-huffman-lori-loughlin-idUSKBN1QT1WJ2019-03-13
A former U.S. Army captain from Illinois a fathertobe from California and a truck driver from Minnesota were among at least eight Americans killed in Sundays crash of a Boeing 737 MAX jetliner in Ethiopia in which 157 people died NegativeA former U.S. Army captain from Illinois a fathertobe from California and a truck driver from Minnesota were among at least eight Americans killed in Sundays crash of a Boeing 737 MAX jetliner in Ethiopia in which 157 people died http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-ethiopia-airline-americans-factbox/factbox-u-s-army-captain-father-to-be-among-americans-in-ethiopia-crash-idUSKBN1QT2ZI2019-03-13
BOSTON A California man on Tuesday pleaded guilty to running a million scheme to fraudulently help wealthy parents secure seats for their children at elite universities in what prosecutors called the largest case of college admissions fraud in U.S. history NegativeBOSTON A California man on Tuesday pleaded guilty to running a million scheme to fraudulently help wealthy parents secure seats for their children at elite universities in what prosecutors called the largest case of college admissions fraud in U.S. history http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-education-cheating-founder/california-man-pleads-guilty-to-running-college-admissions-fraud-scheme-court-hearing-idUSKBN1QT2Q12019-03-13
WASHINGTON Senator Richard Blumenthal one of several U.S. lawmakers drafting online privacy legislation said on Tuesday that he wanted to see Californias privacy law which takes effect next year to be the basis for a federal bill NeutralWASHINGTON Senator Richard Blumenthal one of several U.S. lawmakers drafting online privacy legislation said on Tuesday that he wanted to see Californias privacy law which takes effect next year to be the basis for a federal bill http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-privacy-congress/key-senator-says-federal-privacy-bill-should-be-as-strong-as-californias-idUSKBN1QT2IC2019-03-13
She expressed strong support for the California privacy law noting it will go into effect next year PositiveWASHINGTON Senator Richard Blumenthal one of several U.S. lawmakers drafting online privacy legislation said on Tuesday that he wanted to see Californias privacy law which takes effect next year to be the basis for a federal bill http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-privacy-congress/key-senator-says-federal-privacy-bill-should-be-as-strong-as-californias-idUSKBN1QT2IC2019-03-13
I will not support any privacy bill that weakens the California standard NegativeWASHINGTON Senator Richard Blumenthal one of several U.S. lawmakers drafting online privacy legislation said on Tuesday that he wanted to see Californias privacy law which takes effect next year to be the basis for a federal bill http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-privacy-congress/key-senator-says-federal-privacy-bill-should-be-as-strong-as-californias-idUSKBN1QT2IC2019-03-13
BOSTON March 12 A California man on Tuesday pleaded guilty to running a million scheme to fraudulently help wealthy parents secure seats for their children at elite universities in what prosecutors called the largest case of college admissions fraud in U.S. history NegativeBOSTON March 12 A California man on Tuesday pleaded guilty to running a million scheme to fraudulently help wealthy parents secure seats for their children at elite universities in what prosecutors called the largest case of college admissions fraud in U.S. history http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-education-cheating-founder/california-man-pleads-guilty-to-running-college-admissions-fraud-scheme-court-hearing-idUSL1N20Z1GS2019-03-13
BOSTON March 12 A California man on Tuesday pleaded guilty to running a million scheme to fraudulently help wealthy parents secure seats for their children at elite universities in what prosecutors called the largest case of college admissions fraud in U.S. history NegativeBOSTON March 12 A California man on Tuesday pleaded guilty to running a million scheme to fraudulently help wealthy parents secure seats for their children at elite universities in what prosecutors called the largest case of college admissions fraud in U.S. history http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-education-cheating-founder/california-man-pleads-guilty-to-running-college-admissions-fraud-scheme-court-hearing-idUSL1N20Z1GS2019-03-13
Calling Googles behavior News Corp accused the Mountain View Californiabased internet company of damaging publishers ability to generate revenue and ultimately the sustainability of the news industry NegativeEfforts to curtail Googles market dominance around the world had failed because of the search engine operators record of avoiding and undermining regulatory initiatives and ignoring private contractual http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-news-corp-alphabet/news-corps-australian-arm-calls-for-google-breakup-idUSKBN1QT0HG2019-03-13
Apple Inc on Monday invited media to a March 25 event at the Steve Jobs Theater on its campus in Cupertino California where it is expected to launch a television and video service PositiveApple Inc on Monday invited media to a March 25 event at the Steve Jobs Theater on its campus in Cupertino California where it is expected to launch a television and video service http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-apple-television/apple-says-its-show-time-march-25-tv-service-announcement-expected-idUSKBN1QS2HB2019-03-12
The committees hearing will examine the impact on competition and regarding the California Consumer Privacy Act and the European Unions General Data Protection Regulation it said NeutralWASHINGTON Privacy lawyers for technology giants Google and Intel will testify before the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee on Tuesday to discuss consumer controls and optins the panel said in a statement released on Monday http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-privacy/privacy-lawyers-for-google-intel-to-appear-at-senate-judiciary-hearing-on-tuesday-committee-statement-idUSKBN1QS23L2019-03-12
A coalition of state governments led by California has sued Trump to block the emergency move though legal experts have said the lawsuits face a difficult road NegativeWASHINGTON President Donald Trump on Monday will ask the U.S. Congress for an additional http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-usa-trump-budget-wall-exclusive/exclusive-in-budget-trump-to-ask-congress-for-8-6-billion-for-border-wall-idUSKBN1QR0CW2019-03-11
In a blow to the Trump administrations U.S.Mexico border strategy a federal court judge in California has expanded the number of migrant families separated at the border that the government may be required to reunite PositiveIn a blow to the Trump administrations U.S.Mexico border strategy a federal court judge in California has expanded the number of migrant families separated at the border that the government may be required to reunite http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration/u-s-judge-may-force-trump-administration-to-reunite-more-families-separated-at-mexico-border-idUSKBN1QQ0EO2019-03-11
Results from this mission will determine whether SpaceX can stick to its current 2019 test schedule following previous development delays for the Hawthorne Californiabased company and Boeing NegativeCAPE CANAVERAL Fla http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-space-spacex/elon-musks-spacex-capsule-splashes-down-off-florida-coast-idUSKCN1QP1JI2019-03-09
The case stems from a lawsuit brought by Vijayakumar Thuraissigiam who was detained near the San Ysidro port of entry in California in 2017 NegativeNEW YORK A U.S. Appeals Court ruled on Thursday that immigrants ordered deported by U.S. authorities in a spedup process have a right to take their case to a U.S. judge giving them another avenue to challenge their removal from the United States http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-immigration-ruling/u-s-court-says-immigrants-can-challenge-quick-deportations-idUSKCN1QO2RZ2019-03-09
March 8 Power utility company Corp said on Friday it had submitted a report detailing how the company upgraded the safety of its gas pipelines to the California Public Utilities Commission PositiveMarch 8 Power utility company Corp said on Friday it had submitted a report detailing how the company upgraded the safety of its gas pipelines to the California Public Utilities Commission http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/pge-us-safety/pge-submits-safety-report-to-california-regulator-idUSL3N20V4E32019-03-09
The complaint was filed in Manhattan federal court six days after an unredacted version of Wests own lawsuit in California was made public NegativeNEW YORK EMI on Thursday countersued Kanye West to enforce a 2003 publishing agreement that the rapper and entrepreneur considers unfair and wants declared void http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-music-kanye-west/emi-countersues-kanye-west-to-enforce-2003-publishing-agreement-idUSKCN1QP01Q2019-03-09
EMI however accused West of a flagrant attempt to forum to try to benefit from a California state law declaring personal services contracts unenforceable after seven years NegativeNEW YORK EMI on Thursday countersued Kanye West to enforce a 2003 publishing agreement that the rapper and entrepreneur considers unfair and wants declared void http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-music-kanye-west/emi-countersues-kanye-west-to-enforce-2003-publishing-agreement-idUSKCN1QP01Q2019-03-09
EMI wants a judge to declare the 2003 agreement valid and stop West from suing in California NeutralNEW YORK EMI on Thursday countersued Kanye West to enforce a 2003 publishing agreement that the rapper and entrepreneur considers unfair and wants declared void http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-music-kanye-west/emi-countersues-kanye-west-to-enforce-2003-publishing-agreement-idUSKCN1QP01Q2019-03-09
The California case is Please Gimme My Publishing Inc et al v EMI April Music Inc et al U.S. District Court Central of California No PositiveNEW YORK EMI on Thursday countersued Kanye West to enforce a 2003 publishing agreement that the rapper and entrepreneur considers unfair and wants declared void http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-music-kanye-west/emi-countersues-kanye-west-to-enforce-2003-publishing-agreement-idUSKCN1QP01Q2019-03-09
The real challenge is identifying new games before they gain said John Ayers a public health researcher at the University of California San Diego who wasnt involved in the study PositiveSocial media posts about suicide games may spread for months online before mainstream media reports help alert parents to the potential threat a U.S. study suggests http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-socialmedia-kids-suicide/suicide-games-can-spread-online-for-months-before-parents-know-idUSKBN1QP2G42019-03-09
SpaceX Chief Executive Elon Musks security clearance is being reviewed by the Pentagon after the billionaire smoked marijuana on a California comedians podcast in September a U.S. official said on Thursday NegativeSpaceX Chief Executive Elon Musks security clearance is being reviewed by the Pentagon after the billionaire smoked marijuana on a California comedians podcast in September a U.S. official said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-tesla-musk/spacex-ceo-musks-security-clearance-under-review-over-pot-use-official-idUSKCN1QO2FZ2019-03-08
Harris a former California attorney general and San Francisco prosecutor opposed a California ballot initiative in 2010 that would have legalized marijuana NegativeWASHINGTON Cory Booker has reintroduced his U.S. Senate bill to legalize marijuana at the federal level http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-marijuana/ready-to-inhale-democratic-2020-contenders-embrace-marijuana-legalization-idUSKCN1QN18T2019-03-07
WASHINGTON The White House is pressuring automakers to back its effort to roll back Obamaera fuel economy standards and bar California from setting its own emissions standards or requiring electric vehicles sources with direct knowledge of the talks said Wednesday NegativeWASHINGTON The White House is pressuring automakers to back its effort to roll back Obamaera fuel economy standards and bar California from setting its own emissions standards or requiring electric vehicles sources with direct knowledge of the talks said Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/legal//www.reuters.com/article/us-automakers-emissions/white-house-pressures-automakers-on-fuel-rules-blocking-california-sources-idUSKCN1QN23J2019-03-07
Last month the White House said it had ended talks with California aimed at trying to reach a consensus on fuel efficiency requirements PositiveWASHINGTON The White House is pressuring automakers to back its effort to roll back Obamaera fuel economy standards and bar California from setting its own emissions standards or requiring electric vehicles sources with direct knowledge of the talks said Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/legal//www.reuters.com/article/us-automakers-emissions/white-house-pressures-automakers-on-fuel-rules-blocking-california-sources-idUSKCN1QN23J2019-03-07
According to people briefed on the meeting some of the auto officials expressed some support for preempting Californias rules but to date no automaker has publicly endorsed the idea PositiveWASHINGTON The White House is pressuring automakers to back its effort to roll back Obamaera fuel economy standards and bar California from setting its own emissions standards or requiring electric vehicles sources with direct knowledge of the talks said Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/legal//www.reuters.com/article/us-automakers-emissions/white-house-pressures-automakers-on-fuel-rules-blocking-california-sources-idUSKCN1QN23J2019-03-07
The California Supreme Court ruled on Monday that the elimination of a program allowing public workers to boost their pensions was constitutional but it sidestepped the bigger issue of constitutional protections for increasingly expensive public worker pension benefits that are eating away at the states finances NegativeThe California Supreme Court ruled on Monday that the elimination of a program allowing public workers to boost their pensions was constitutional but it sidestepped the bigger issue of constitutional protections for increasingly expensive public worker pension benefits that are eating away at the states finances http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-california-pensions/california-pension-ruling-skips-test-of-constitutional-protections-idUSKCN1QL2DC2019-03-06
Josh McGee a senior fellow at the conservative Manhattan Institute said the ruling leaves California with rising costs that are increasingly competing for money needed for state services NegativeThe California Supreme Court ruled on Monday that the elimination of a program allowing public workers to boost their pensions was constitutional but it sidestepped the bigger issue of constitutional protections for increasingly expensive public worker pension benefits that are eating away at the states finances http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-california-pensions/california-pension-ruling-skips-test-of-constitutional-protections-idUSKCN1QL2DC2019-03-06
By sidestepping a ruling on the California Rule the supreme court didnt solve anything NegativeThe California Supreme Court ruled on Monday that the elimination of a program allowing public workers to boost their pensions was constitutional but it sidestepped the bigger issue of constitutional protections for increasingly expensive public worker pension benefits that are eating away at the states finances http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-california-pensions/california-pension-ruling-skips-test-of-constitutional-protections-idUSKCN1QL2DC2019-03-06
McGee said that while other pension cases are working their way through the California courts it was relatively that justices will give the state flexibility to reduce its pension costs NegativeThe California Supreme Court ruled on Monday that the elimination of a program allowing public workers to boost their pensions was constitutional but it sidestepped the bigger issue of constitutional protections for increasingly expensive public worker pension benefits that are eating away at the states finances http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-california-pensions/california-pension-ruling-skips-test-of-constitutional-protections-idUSKCN1QL2DC2019-03-06
WASHINGTON Californias HighSpeed Rail Authority on Monday urged the Trump administration to abandon plans to withhold million in funding and seek to claw back NegativeWASHINGTON Californias HighSpeed Rail Authority on Monday urged the Trump administration to abandon plans to withhold million in funding and seek to claw back http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-california-rail/california-pulling-federal-high-speed-rail-funds-would-be-disastrous-idUSKCN1QL2702019-03-05
The U.S. Transportation Department which oversees FRA had no immediate comment because it had not seen the letters from California NeutralWASHINGTON Californias HighSpeed Rail Authority on Monday urged the Trump administration to abandon plans to withhold million in funding and seek to claw back http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-california-rail/california-pulling-federal-high-speed-rail-funds-would-be-disastrous-idUSKCN1QL2702019-03-05
He added that ending funding would cause massive disruption dislocation and waste damaging the region and endangering the future of highspeed rail in California NegativeWASHINGTON Californias HighSpeed Rail Authority on Monday urged the Trump administration to abandon plans to withhold million in funding and seek to claw back http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-california-rail/california-pulling-federal-high-speed-rail-funds-would-be-disastrous-idUSKCN1QL2702019-03-05
WASHINGTON March 4 Californias HighSpeed Rail Authority on Monday urged the Trump administration to abandon plans to withhold million in funding or seek to clawback NegativeWASHINGTON March 4 Californias HighSpeed Rail Authority on Monday urged the Trump administration to abandon plans to withhold million in funding or seek to clawback http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/california-rail/california-pulling-federal-high-speed-rail-funds-would-be-disastrous-idUSL1N20R18N2019-03-05
Startups including Quanta Frances Physidia and Californiabased Outset Medical are working on userfriendly dialysis machines for home use PositiveThe Trump administration is working on a new payment approach for treating kidney disease that favors lower cost care at home and transplants a change that would upend a dialysis industry that provides care in thousands of clinics nationwide http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-usa-healthcare-dialysis/u-s-seeks-to-cut-dialysis-costs-with-more-home-care-versus-clinics-idUSKCN1QL0G62019-03-04
Prosecutors will not file criminal charges against two police officers involved in the shooting death in Sacramento California of Stephon Clark an unarmed black man who was killed nearly a year ago officials said on Saturday NegativeProsecutors will not file criminal charges against two police officers involved in the shooting death in Sacramento California of Stephon Clark an unarmed black man who was killed nearly a year ago officials said on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-police/no-charges-for-sacramento-police-in-killing-of-unarmed-black-man-idUSKCN1QJ0M62019-03-03
NEW YORK Corp investor BlueMountain Capital Management LLC on Friday named 13 people it hopes to install as directors at the embattled power utility weeks after the company filed for bankruptcy in the wake of Californias catastrophic wildfires NegativeNEW YORK Corp investor BlueMountain Capital Management LLC on Friday named 13 people it hopes to install as directors at the embattled power utility weeks after the company filed for bankruptcy in the wake of Californias catastrophic wildfires http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-pg-e-us-bankruptcy-bluemountain/bluemountain-names-slate-for-pge-board-idUSKCN1QI4Q12019-03-03
California business and civic leaders Marjorie Bowen a former Houlihan Lokey banker and Alvaro Aguirre a former banker and lawyer who has managed several corporate turnarounds were also named NeutralNEW YORK Corp investor BlueMountain Capital Management LLC on Friday named 13 people it hopes to install as directors at the embattled power utility weeks after the company filed for bankruptcy in the wake of Californias catastrophic wildfires http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-pg-e-us-bankruptcy-bluemountain/bluemountain-names-slate-for-pge-board-idUSKCN1QI4Q12019-03-03
Lowlying communities along the rainengorged Russian River in Northern California wine country were largely cut off by flooding on Thursday even as waters began receding and sunny skies returned after days of nonstop showers NegativeLowlying communities along the rainengorged Russian River in Northern California wine country were largely cut off by flooding on Thursday even as waters began receding and sunny skies returned after days of nonstop showers http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-usa-weather-flood/receding-waters-spell-relief-for-flooded-northern-california-towns-idUSKCN1QH2PS2019-03-02
Southwest Airlines Co will soon begin flying to Hawaii from California as part of the budgetfriendly carriers push to boost leisure travel from the West Coast an executive said on Friday PositiveSouthwest Airlines Co will soon begin flying to Hawaii from California as part of the budgetfriendly carriers push to boost leisure travel from the West Coast an executive said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-southwest-hawaii/southwest-airlines-readies-hawaii-flights-in-west-coast-push-idUSKCN1QI5N82019-03-02
The case is In re Wells Fargo Co Shareholder Derivative Litigation U.S. District Court Northern District of California No NeutralWells Fargo Co executives and directors have reached a million settlement with U.S. shareholders over the creation by bank employees of millions of unauthorized customer accounts http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-wells-fargo-settlement/wells-fargo-officials-enter-240-million-settlement-over-bogus-accounts-idUSKCN1QI4P32019-03-02
Throughout his career Andrew Wheeler has shown a clear disregard for the EPAs mission to protect the public and said Democratic Senator Dianne Feinstein from California after voting against him NeutralWASHINGTON The U.S. Senate on Thursday confirmed President Donald Trumps candidate a former coal lobbyist to lead the nations top environmental regulator infuriating Democrats and conservation groups who said his policies were endangering public health http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-epa-wheeler/senate-confirms-ex-coal-lobbyist-to-lead-u-s-environment-regulator-idUSKCN1QH1LA2019-03-01
Sonoma County officials have asked California Governor Gavin Newsom to declare an emergency in the area to help with recovery PositiveLOS ANGELES A rainswollen river in Northern California flooded about 2000 homes and businesses on Wednesday along a valley famous for its wineries and left residents of one town stranded by high waters officials said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-weather/river-flood-swamps-2000-buildings-in-northern-california-idUSKCN1QG1EQ2019-03-01
The prototypes for President Donald Trumps contest for a border wall near San Diego California were torn down on Wednesday to make way for a new section of actual border fencing NeutralThe prototypes for President Donald Trumps contest for a border wall near San Diego California were torn down on Wednesday to make way for a new section of actual border fencing http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-wall/trump-border-wall-prototypes-torn-down-to-make-way-for-new-barrier-idUSKCN1QH08H2019-02-28
LOS ANGELES The worst flooding in over 20 years turned the Northern California community of Guerneville into an island on Wednesday after authorities ordered thousands of residents to get out or risk being stranded for days NegativeLOS ANGELES The worst flooding in over 20 years turned the Northern California community of Guerneville into an island on Wednesday after authorities ordered thousands of residents to get out or risk being stranded for days http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-weather/worst-flooding-in-decades-turns-california-town-into-island-idUSKCN1QG1EQ2019-02-28
The case is BlackBerry Ltd v Twitter Inc U.S. District Court Central District of California No NeutralBlackBerry Ltd on Wednesday filed a patent infringement lawsuit accusing Twitter Inc of illegally using technology in its mobile messaging applications that had been developed by the former smartphone maker http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-twitter-blackberry/blackberry-sues-twitter-for-patent-infringement-idUSKCN1QG3242019-02-28
Shares of Corp fell about 3 percent after federal filings showed that the power utility had delayed a safety overhaul of a highvoltage transmission line a prime suspect behind the deadliest wildfire in California history NegativeShares of Corp fell about 3 percent after federal filings showed that the power utility had delayed a safety overhaul of a highvoltage transmission line a prime suspect behind the deadliest wildfire in California history http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-pg-e-us-safety/pge-delayed-key-power-line-safety-overhaul-filings-show-shares-slip-idUSKCN1QG2MQ2019-02-28
provides electricity and natural gas to 16 million customers in northern and central California and employs 24000 people PositiveShares of Corp fell about 3 percent after federal filings showed that the power utility had delayed a safety overhaul of a highvoltage transmission line a prime suspect behind the deadliest wildfire in California history http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-pg-e-us-safety/pge-delayed-key-power-line-safety-overhaul-filings-show-shares-slip-idUSKCN1QG2MQ2019-02-28
A similar trial was set to begin this week also in California NeutralBRASILIA Analysts at Brazil health agency Anvisa have determined that the weedkiller glyphosate does not cause cancer while recommending a series of precautions be adopted in its use amid growing international pressure to reduce use of the chemical http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-brazil-agriculture-glyphosate/brazil-health-officials-find-weed-killer-glyphosate-non-cancerous-idUSKCN1QF1J12019-02-27
The settlement resolved an SEC lawsuit over another Twitter post in which Musk said he had funding to take his Palo Alto Californiabased company private at per share NegativeNEW YORK A federal judge on Tuesday ordered Tesla Inc Chief Executive Elon Musk to explain by March 11 why he should not be held in contempt for violating his fraud settlement with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-tesla-musk/teslas-musk-must-address-sec-contempt-bid-as-he-calls-agency-broken-idUSKCN1QF2SL2019-02-27
A coalition of 16 U.S. states led by California has already sued Trump and top members of his administration to block his emergency declaration NegativeWASHINGTON In a stinging rebuke to President Donald Trump the House of Representatives on Tuesday brushed aside veto threats and passed legislation to terminate the emergency he declared at the U.S.Mexico border in order to build a wall there http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-trump-congress/house-passes-bill-rejecting-trumps-border-wall-emergency-idUSKCN1QF0FX2019-02-27
3 million acres to U.S. wilderness preservation programs in California Oregon New Mexico and other Western states and expands three national parks PositiveWASHINGTON The House of Representatives on Tuesday easily passed a public lands bill on Tuesday as the Senate did earlier this month that permanently reauthorizes a fund that has funneled billions of dollars into land conservation paid for by revenues from offshore oil and gas drilling http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-congress-lands/u-s-house-passes-bill-funding-conservation-via-drilling-royalties-idUSKCN1QG00F2019-02-27
Health conditions related to heat are sharply rising and may affect ethnic populations disproportionately California statistics suggest NegativeHealth conditions related to heat are sharply rising and may affect ethnic populations disproportionately California statistics suggest http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-temperature/heat-related-illness-affects-ethnic-groups-disproportionately-idUSKCN1QF2J52019-02-27
The data were compiled by the California Environmental Health Tracking Program which tracks emergency room visits and hospitalizations due to heatrelated medical conditions such as exhaustion and heat stroke NegativeHealth conditions related to heat are sharply rising and may affect ethnic populations disproportionately California statistics suggest http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-temperature/heat-related-illness-affects-ethnic-groups-disproportionately-idUSKCN1QF2J52019-02-27
California just happened to have very good publicly available said study coauthor Dr PositiveHealth conditions related to heat are sharply rising and may affect ethnic populations disproportionately California statistics suggest http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-temperature/heat-related-illness-affects-ethnic-groups-disproportionately-idUSKCN1QF2J52019-02-27
Benjamin Santer lead author of Mondays study at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory in California said he hoped the findings would win over skeptics and spur action PositiveOSLO Evidence for manmade global warming has reached a gold level of certainty adding pressure for cuts in greenhouse gases to limit rising temperatures scientists said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-climatechange-temperatures/evidence-for-man-made-global-warming-hits-gold-standard-scientists-idUSKCN1QE1ZU2019-02-26
WASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday threw out an appeals court ruling in favor of a womans equal pay claim against a California county because the judge who authored the decision died before it was actually issued NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday threw out an appeals court ruling in favor of a womans equal pay claim against a California county because the judge who authored the decision died before it was actually issued http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-court-equalpay/u-s-supreme-court-nixes-equal-pay-ruling-due-to-judges-death-idUSKCN1QE1V92019-02-26
Bayer AG on Monday faced a second U.S. jury over allegations that its popular glyphosatebased weed killer Roundup causes cancer six months after the companys share price was rocked by a million verdict in California state court NegativeBayer AG on Monday faced a second U.S. jury over allegations that its popular glyphosatebased weed killer Roundup causes cancer six months after the companys share price was rocked by a million verdict in California state court http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-bayer-glyphosate-lawsuit/u-s-trial-tests-claims-roundup-weed-killer-caused-cancer-idUSKCN1QD0I82019-02-26
SAN FRANCISCO California Attorney General Xavier Becerra on Monday endorsed a state bill that would expand the states new privacy act to allow consumers to sue companies over their handling of personal data despite months of tech lobbying against such a move PositiveSAN FRANCISCO California Attorney General Xavier Becerra on Monday endorsed a state bill that would expand the states new privacy act to allow consumers to sue companies over their handling of personal data despite months of tech lobbying against such a move http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-usa-privacy-california/california-ag-endorses-bill-expanding-consumer-privacy-protections-idUSKCN1QE2M62019-02-26
Many business groups are pushing for a national privacy law that would supersede state legislation before the California Consumer Privacy Act takes effect on Jan NeutralSAN FRANCISCO California Attorney General Xavier Becerra on Monday endorsed a state bill that would expand the states new privacy act to allow consumers to sue companies over their handling of personal data despite months of tech lobbying against such a move http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-usa-privacy-california/california-ag-endorses-bill-expanding-consumer-privacy-protections-idUSKCN1QE2M62019-02-26
A California man who was wrongfully convicted for killing an exgirlfriend and her son four decades ago has reached a million settlement with the city of Simi Valley officials said NegativeA California man who was wrongfully convicted for killing an exgirlfriend and her son four decades ago has reached a million settlement with the city of Simi Valley officials said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-pardon/california-man-who-spent-39-years-in-prison-gets-21-million-for-wrongful-conviction-idUSKCN1QD0RQ2019-02-25
He had always maintained his innocence and was pardoned in 2017 by Californias thengovernor Jerry Brown based on exculpatory DNA evidence found by investigators NeutralA California man who was wrongfully convicted for killing an exgirlfriend and her son four decades ago has reached a million settlement with the city of Simi Valley officials said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-pardon/california-man-who-spent-39-years-in-prison-gets-21-million-for-wrongful-conviction-idUSKCN1QD0RQ2019-02-25
The 39 years Coley spent behind bars was the longest prison term ever overturned in California the statement said NegativeA California man who was wrongfully convicted for killing an exgirlfriend and her son four decades ago has reached a million settlement with the city of Simi Valley officials said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-pardon/california-man-who-spent-39-years-in-prison-gets-21-million-for-wrongful-conviction-idUSKCN1QD0RQ2019-02-25
Bayer AG is set to face a second U.S. jury over allegations that its popular glyphosatebased weed killer Roundup causes cancer six months after the companys share price was rocked by a million verdict in California state court NegativeBayer AG is set to face a second U.S. jury over allegations that its popular glyphosatebased weed killer Roundup causes cancer six months after the companys share price was rocked by a million verdict in California state court http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-bayer-glyphosate-lawsuit/bayer-faces-second-trial-over-alleged-roundup-cancer-risk-idUSKCN1QD0I82019-02-25
Swan said Intel did not plan to generate patent licensing revenue from its 5G technology like its Southern California competitor does PositiveIntel Corp executives said on Friday its 5G modem chips will not appear in mobile phones until 2020 raising the possibility its biggest customer Apple Inc will be more than a year behind rivals in delivering a device that uses the faster networks http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-intel-apple/intel-says-its-5g-modem-chips-will-not-appear-in-phones-until-2020-idUSKCN1QB2B02019-02-23
A Southern California couple accused of beating shackling and starving their 13 children held captive in the familys home pleaded guilty on Friday to multiple charges including torture child abuse and false imprisonment NegativeA Southern California couple accused of beating shackling and starving their 13 children held captive in the familys home pleaded guilty on Friday to multiple charges including torture child abuse and false imprisonment http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-california-captives/california-couple-plead-guilty-to-torturing-their-13-children-idUSKCN1QB28C2019-02-23
Some 3000 teachers in Oakland California walked off the job on Thursday in a contract dispute over salaries class size and a proposal to close two dozen schools the latest in a series of strikes by U.S. educators that began last year NegativeSome 3000 teachers in Oakland California walked off the job on Thursday in a contract dispute over salaries class size and a proposal to close two dozen schools the latest in a series of strikes by U.S. educators that began last year http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-education-oakland/latest-teachers-strike-launched-in-oakland-california-idUSKCN1QA1MY2019-02-22
WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trumps administration has formally ended talks with California over federal plans to roll back fuel economy rules the White House said on Thursday setting the stage for what could be a lengthy legal fight over the states ability to regulate greenhouse gas emissions NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trumps administration has formally ended talks with California over federal plans to roll back fuel economy rules the White House said on Thursday setting the stage for what could be a lengthy legal fight over the states ability to regulate greenhouse gas emissions http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-autos-emissions-california/trump-administration-ends-california-talks-on-auto-emissions-white-house-idUSKCN1QA2CD2019-02-22
California Attorney General Xavier Becerra said the administrations decision to scrap the talks was a sign of its weakness and fallibility NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trumps administration has formally ended talks with California over federal plans to roll back fuel economy rules the White House said on Thursday setting the stage for what could be a lengthy legal fight over the states ability to regulate greenhouse gas emissions http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-autos-emissions-california/trump-administration-ends-california-talks-on-auto-emissions-white-house-idUSKCN1QA2CD2019-02-22
California and states throughout America are prepared to defend our national Clean Car standards even if the Trump administration intends to go he said in an email statement PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trumps administration has formally ended talks with California over federal plans to roll back fuel economy rules the White House said on Thursday setting the stage for what could be a lengthy legal fight over the states ability to regulate greenhouse gas emissions http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-autos-emissions-california/trump-administration-ends-california-talks-on-auto-emissions-white-house-idUSKCN1QA2CD2019-02-22
California Air Resources Board Chair Mary Nichols said the end of negotiations was unfortunate NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trumps administration has formally ended talks with California over federal plans to roll back fuel economy rules the White House said on Thursday setting the stage for what could be a lengthy legal fight over the states ability to regulate greenhouse gas emissions http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-autos-emissions-california/trump-administration-ends-california-talks-on-auto-emissions-white-house-idUSKCN1QA2CD2019-02-22
Senator Tom Carper of Delaware one of 13 states that had adopted Californias standards said he was deeply by failure of the talks NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trumps administration has formally ended talks with California over federal plans to roll back fuel economy rules the White House said on Thursday setting the stage for what could be a lengthy legal fight over the states ability to regulate greenhouse gas emissions http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-autos-emissions-california/trump-administration-ends-california-talks-on-auto-emissions-white-house-idUSKCN1QA2CD2019-02-22
The Californiabased firm has already adjusted prices and added a cheaper Model 3 variant to its lineup to make its U.S.made cars more affordable in China amid high import tariffs PositiveTesla Inc has started delivering Model 3 cars in China slightly ahead of schedule as it looks to revive its sales that have been hit hard by SinoU.S. trade tensions http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-tesla-model-3-china/tesla-rolls-out-model-3-in-china-ahead-of-schedule-in-sales-push-idUSKCN1QB0DC2019-02-22
We have voluntarily shared this with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the California Air Resources Board Pittel said PositiveDETROIT Ford Motor Co said on Thursday it has hired outside experts to investigate its vehicle fuel economy and testing procedures after employees raised concerns and did not know whether it would have to correct data provided to regulators or consumers http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-autos-ford-emissions/ford-probing-possible-problems-with-fuel-economy-emissions-tests-idUSKCN1QA2U02019-02-22
Jackson who died in 2009 was acquitted at a 2005 criminal trial in California on charges of molesting a different 13yearold boy at his Neverland ranch NegativeLOS ANGELES The estate of Michael Jackson filed a lawsuit on Thursday against HBO saying that its documentary about allegations of child sex abuse by the late singer breached a previous agreement by the cable channel not to disparage him http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-people-michael-jackson/jackson-estate-says-hbo-film-violates-non-disparagement-contract-lawsuit-idUSKCN1QA2T02019-02-22
The report which did not provide further details said that engineers at Apples Cupertino Californiaheadquarters were now working on the interior NegativeFRANKFURT A longspeculated vehicle to be developed by Apple may turn out to be an electric van rather than a car a German magazine reported on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-apple-car/apple-car-may-be-an-electric-van-manager-magazin-idUSKCN1QA21V2019-02-22
The U.S. Transportation Department said on Tuesday it will cancel million in federal funds awarded by the Obama administration for a California highspeed rail project and is actively exploring every legal to seek the return of NegativeThe U.S. Transportation Department said on Tuesday it will cancel million in federal funds awarded by the Obama administration for a California highspeed rail project and is actively exploring every legal to seek the return of http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-rail/u-s-agency-to-cancel-929-million-in-california-high-speed-rail-funds-idUSKCN1Q82TH2019-02-21
This is Californias money and we are going to fight for Newsom said of the rail funds NegativeThe U.S. Transportation Department said on Tuesday it will cancel million in federal funds awarded by the Obama administration for a California highspeed rail project and is actively exploring every legal to seek the return of http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-rail/u-s-agency-to-cancel-929-million-in-california-high-speed-rail-funds-idUSKCN1Q82TH2019-02-21
California can challenge the governments action NeutralThe U.S. Transportation Department said on Tuesday it will cancel million in federal funds awarded by the Obama administration for a California highspeed rail project and is actively exploring every legal to seek the return of http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-rail/u-s-agency-to-cancel-929-million-in-california-high-speed-rail-funds-idUSKCN1Q82TH2019-02-21
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the California Air Resources Board are also investigating emissions of MercedesBenz diesel vehicles NegativeBERLIN German prosecutors have launched a probe into Daimler for allegedly failing to prevent diesel emissions cheating possibly resulting in a fine for the carmaker as its legal woes mount up over the affair http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-daimler-emissions/daimler-risks-fine-as-german-prosecutors-launch-new-probe-idUSKCN1Q91472019-02-21
WASHINGTON U.S. federal officials have decided to end negotiations with California over the Trump administrations plans to roll back fuel economy rules designed to reduce greenhouse gas emissions a government official said on Wednesday PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. federal officials have decided to end negotiations with California over the Trump administrations plans to roll back fuel economy rules designed to reduce greenhouse gas emissions a government official said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-autos-emissions-california/trump-california-rift-widens-as-auto-emissions-talks-fail-idUSKCN1Q92732019-02-21
Scientists have linked rising fossil fuel emissions to higher temperatures that have worsened drought conditions in California blamed for devastating fires NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. federal officials have decided to end negotiations with California over the Trump administrations plans to roll back fuel economy rules designed to reduce greenhouse gas emissions a government official said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-autos-emissions-california/trump-california-rift-widens-as-auto-emissions-talks-fail-idUSKCN1Q92732019-02-21
California officials and environmental groups have said the Trump administration proposal would deal a blow to efforts to contain that damage NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. federal officials have decided to end negotiations with California over the Trump administrations plans to roll back fuel economy rules designed to reduce greenhouse gas emissions a government official said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-autos-emissions-california/trump-california-rift-widens-as-auto-emissions-talks-fail-idUSKCN1Q92732019-02-21
A coalition of 16 U.S. states led by California sued Trump and top members of his administration on Monday to block his decision to declare the emergency NegativeWASHINGTON Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives plan to introduce a resolution on Friday to end President Donald Trumps national emergency declaration on border security according to aides to Representative Joaquin Castro http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-congress/house-democrats-move-to-block-trumps-emergency-declaration-on-border-idUSKCN1Q92XR2019-02-21
WASHINGTON A coalition of 16 U.S. states led by California sued President Donald Trump and top members of his administration on Monday to block his decision to declare a national emergency to obtain funds for building a wall along the U.S.Mexico border NegativeWASHINGTON A coalition of 16 U.S. states led by California sued President Donald Trump and top members of his administration on Monday to block his decision to declare a national emergency to obtain funds for building a wall along the U.S.Mexico border http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-challenge/u-s-states-sue-trump-administration-in-showdown-over-border-wall-funds-idUSKCN1Q80222019-02-20
Today on Presidents Day we take President Trump to court to block his misuse of presidential California Attorney General Xavier Becerra said in a statement NegativeWASHINGTON A coalition of 16 U.S. states led by California sued President Donald Trump and top members of his administration on Monday to block his decision to declare a national emergency to obtain funds for building a wall along the U.S.Mexico border http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-challenge/u-s-states-sue-trump-administration-in-showdown-over-border-wall-funds-idUSKCN1Q80222019-02-20
Sixteen people were trapped for about four hours in gondolas hanging over a California bay on a chilly Monday night at SeaWorld San Diego after wind gusts tripped an electric circuit breaker officials said NegativeSixteen people were trapped for about four hours in gondolas hanging over a California bay on a chilly Monday night at SeaWorld San Diego after wind gusts tripped an electric circuit breaker officials said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-rescue-seaworld-california/sixteen-rescued-from-seaworld-ride-hanging-over-a-california-bay-idUSKCN1Q80O62019-02-20
Headquartered in Redwood City California Alooma helps enterprise companies streamline database migration in the cloud with a tool that enables moving data from multiple sources to a single data warehouse PositiveAlphabet Incs Google said on Tuesday it will buy data migration company Alooma as part of efforts to catch up with bigger cloud service rivals Amazon http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-alooma-m-a-alphabet/google-to-buy-data-migration-company-alooma-in-cloud-push-idUSKCN1Q82892019-02-20
Blue Diamond Growers a cooperative representing Californias almond growers has been hit with a proposed class action accusing it of selling purported wasabi almond snacks that contain no wasabi NegativeBlue Diamond Growers a cooperative representing Californias almond growers has been hit with a proposed class action accusing it of selling purported wasabi almond snacks that contain no wasabi http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/bluediamond-almonds-wasabi/lawsuit-says-blue-diamond-wasabi-almonds-falsely-labeled-idUSL1N20E1TT2019-02-20
Blue Diamond Growers a cooperative representing Californias almond growers has been hit with a proposed class action accusing it of selling purported wasabi almond snacks that contain no wasabi NegativeBlue Diamond Growers a cooperative representing Californias almond growers has been hit with a proposed class action accusing it of selling purported wasabi almond snacks that contain no wasabi http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/bluediamond-almonds-wasabi/lawsuit-says-blue-diamond-wasabi-almonds-falsely-labeled-idUSL1N20E1TT2019-02-20
Blue Diamond Growers a cooperative representing Californias almond growers has been hit with a proposed class action accusing it of selling purported wasabi almond snacks that contain no wasabi NegativeBlue Diamond Growers a cooperative representing Californias almond growers has been hit with a proposed class action accusing it of selling purported wasabi almond snacks that contain no wasabi http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/bluediamond-almonds-wasabi/lawsuit-says-blue-diamond-wasabi-almonds-falsely-labeled-idUSL1N20E1TT2019-02-20
The U.S. Transportation Department said on Tuesday it will cancel million in federal grant funds awarded by the Obama administration for a California highspeed rail project and is actively exploring every legal to seek the return of NeutralThe U.S. Transportation Department said on Tuesday it will cancel million in federal grant funds awarded by the Obama administration for a California highspeed rail project and is actively exploring every legal to seek the return of http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-california-rail/u-s-agency-to-cancel-929-million-in-california-high-speed-rail-funds-idUSKCN1Q82TH2019-02-20
Feb 19 The U.S. Transportation Department said on Tuesday it will cancel million in federal grant funds awarded by the Obama administration for a California highspeed rail project and is actively exploring every legal to seek the return of NegativeFeb 19 The U.S. Transportation Department said on Tuesday it will cancel million in federal grant funds awarded by the Obama administration for a California highspeed rail project and is actively exploring every legal to seek the return of http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/california-rail/u-s-agency-to-cancel-929-mln-in-california-high-speed-rail-funds-idUSL1N20E1UH2019-02-20
WASHINGTON California will challenge President Donald Trumps declaration of a national emergency to obtain funds for a U.S.Mexico border wall state Attorney General Xavier Becerra said on Sunday NegativeWASHINGTON California will challenge President Donald Trumps declaration of a national emergency to obtain funds for a U.S.Mexico border wall state Attorney General Xavier Becerra said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump/california-tells-trump-that-lawsuit-over-border-wall-is-imminent-idUSKCN1Q60LR2019-02-18
Becerra and California Governor Gavin Newsom both Democrats have been expected to sue to block Trumps move NegativeWASHINGTON California will challenge President Donald Trumps declaration of a national emergency to obtain funds for a U.S.Mexico border wall state Attorney General Xavier Becerra said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump/california-tells-trump-that-lawsuit-over-border-wall-is-imminent-idUSKCN1Q60LR2019-02-18
He said California may be harmed by less federal funding for emergency response services the military and stopping drug trafficking NegativeWASHINGTON California will challenge President Donald Trumps declaration of a national emergency to obtain funds for a U.S.Mexico border wall state Attorney General Xavier Becerra said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump/california-tells-trump-that-lawsuit-over-border-wall-is-imminent-idUSKCN1Q60LR2019-02-18
Motorists swam for their lives and residents were rescued from homes sliding downhill as the wettest winter storm of the year triggered floods and mudslides across California on Thursday NegativeMotorists swam for their lives and residents were rescued from homes sliding downhill as the wettest winter storm of the year triggered floods and mudslides across California on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-usa-weather-pineapple-express/monster-mudslides-water-rescues-as-storm-punishes-california-idUSKCN1Q317L2019-02-16
A couple more feet of snow were expected to fall in the Sierra Nevada Moutains of northern California through Friday said NWS meteorologist Hannah ChandlerCooley in Sacramento NegativeMotorists swam for their lives and residents were rescued from homes sliding downhill as the wettest winter storm of the year triggered floods and mudslides across California on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-usa-weather-pineapple-express/monster-mudslides-water-rescues-as-storm-punishes-california-idUSKCN1Q317L2019-02-16
XPO is closing facilities in Aberdeen Edgerton and Rialto California NeutralLOS ANGELES XPO Logistics Inc shares sank more than 14 percent on Friday after it said its biggest customer believed to be Amazon http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-xpo-logistics-amazon-com/xpo-logistics-top-customer-pulls-back-amazon-suspected-idUSKCN1Q425V2019-02-16
XPO disclosed plans to close its Rialto facility with Californias Employment Development Department in late January PositiveLOS ANGELES XPO Logistics Inc shares sank more than 14 percent on Friday after it said its biggest customer believed to be Amazon http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-xpo-logistics-amazon-com/xpo-logistics-top-customer-pulls-back-amazon-suspected-idUSKCN1Q425V2019-02-16
Californias governor Gavin Newsom also pledged to file suit PositiveWASHINGTON President Donald Trump on Friday declared a national emergency in a bid to fund his promised wall at the U.S.Mexico border without congressional approval an action Democrats vowed to challenge as a violation of the U.S. Constitution http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-shutdown-emergency/trump-declares-emergency-for-border-wall-house-panel-launches-probe-idUSKCN1Q420N2019-02-16
WASHINGTON California and New York suggested on Friday they would take legal action against President Donald Trumps national emergency declaration aimed at freeing up billions of dollars in funds to build a wall along the U.S. border with Mexico NegativeWASHINGTON California and New York suggested on Friday they would take legal action against President Donald Trumps national emergency declaration aimed at freeing up billions of dollars in funds to build a wall along the U.S. border with Mexico http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-shutdown-challenges/california-new-york-promise-legal-challenges-to-trumps-emergency-declaration-idUSKCN1Q42582019-02-16
Our message back to the White House is simple and California will see you in he added PositiveWASHINGTON California and New York suggested on Friday they would take legal action against President Donald Trumps national emergency declaration aimed at freeing up billions of dollars in funds to build a wall along the U.S. border with Mexico http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-shutdown-challenges/california-new-york-promise-legal-challenges-to-trumps-emergency-declaration-idUSKCN1Q42582019-02-16
The worst of the rain snow and winds carried by the socalled Pineapple Express a river of warm air loaded with moisture will hit California on Thursday and stick around at least through Friday forecasters said NegativeThe worst of the rain snow and winds carried by the socalled Pineapple Express a river of warm air loaded with moisture will hit California on Thursday and stick around at least through Friday forecasters said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-usa-weather-pineapple-express/pineapple-expresss-biggest-punch-set-to-hit-water-logged-california-idUSKCN1Q317L2019-02-15
Among the hardesthit areas was northern California where rain driven by winds up to 75 miles per hour km per pounding parts of Sonoma Countys wine country NeutralThe worst of the rain snow and winds carried by the socalled Pineapple Express a river of warm air loaded with moisture will hit California on Thursday and stick around at least through Friday forecasters said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-usa-weather-pineapple-express/pineapple-expresss-biggest-punch-set-to-hit-water-logged-california-idUSKCN1Q317L2019-02-15
His job was complicated by President Donald Trump who feuded with Puerto Rican leaders after Hurricane Maria and threatened to cut off disaster aid to California NegativeWASHINGTON The head of the U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency Brock Long said he would resign on Wednesday after overseeing the governments response to a string of recordbreaking hurricanes wildfires and other natural disasters http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-fema-long/u-s-emergency-management-chief-brock-long-to-resign-idUSKCN1Q22Q72019-02-14
A Pacific storm system known as the Pineapple threatened to dump up to 8 inches of rain and 8 feet of snow on areas of California raising risks of flooding and mudslides meteorologists said on Wednesday NegativeA Pacific storm system known as the Pineapple threatened to dump up to 8 inches of rain and 8 feet of snow on areas of California raising risks of flooding and mudslides meteorologists said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-weather-pineapple-express/pineapple-express-storm-douses-california-with-rain-snow-idUSKCN1Q210N2019-02-14
The Central and Southern California coast can expect flash flooding and possible mudslides near recent wildfire burn areas the NWS reported NegativeA Pacific storm system known as the Pineapple threatened to dump up to 8 inches of rain and 8 feet of snow on areas of California raising risks of flooding and mudslides meteorologists said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-weather-pineapple-express/pineapple-express-storm-douses-california-with-rain-snow-idUSKCN1Q210N2019-02-14
A string of winter storms has swelled snowpack in California to aboveaverage levels delighting farmers in need of water and skiers in search of powder NegativeA Pacific storm system known as the Pineapple threatened to dump up to 8 inches of rain and 8 feet of snow on areas of California raising risks of flooding and mudslides meteorologists said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-weather-pineapple-express/pineapple-express-storm-douses-california-with-rain-snow-idUSKCN1Q210N2019-02-14
Authorities said Levoff reported to Apples general counsel and has been a corporate officer of every major subsidiary of the Cupertino Californiabased company NeutralThe former top corporate lawyer at Apple Inc was criminally charged by the U.S. Department of Justice on Wednesday with insider trading ahead of six of the iPhone makers quarterly earnings announcements http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-apple-levoff-insidertrading/u-s-charges-former-top-apple-lawyer-with-insider-trading-idUSKCN1Q226D2019-02-14
California Governor Gavin Newsom said on Tuesday he would scale back massive water and rail projects pushed by his predecessor and had assembled a team of lawyers to protect wildfire victims and ratepayers as utility enters bankruptcy proceedings NegativeSACRAMENTO Calif http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-governor/california-governor-newsom-swipes-at-trump-cuts-water-rail-projects-idUSKCN1Q20252019-02-14
Gallaghers Northern California district includes the town of Paradise destroyed by a wildfire late last year that killed 85 people NegativeSACRAMENTO Calif http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-governor/california-governor-newsom-swipes-at-trump-cuts-water-rail-projects-idUSKCN1Q20252019-02-14
SAN FRANCISCO Apple Inc has sharply increased its efforts to test selfdriving cars on public roads but lags far behind market leader Waymo on a key safety metric according to data released on Wednesday by the California Department of Motor Vehicles NegativeSAN FRANCISCO Apple Inc has sharply increased its efforts to test selfdriving cars on public roads but lags far behind market leader Waymo on a key safety metric according to data released on Wednesday by the California Department of Motor Vehicles http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-apple-autos-autonomous/apple-ramps-up-self-driving-program-as-waymo-says-its-tech-improves-idUSKCN1Q22F62019-02-14
Some companies including Ford Motor Co Tesla Inc Lyft and German auto supplier Bosch said they had performed no autonomous testing in California last year PositiveSAN FRANCISCO Apple Inc has sharply increased its efforts to test selfdriving cars on public roads but lags far behind market leader Waymo on a key safety metric according to data released on Wednesday by the California Department of Motor Vehicles http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-apple-autos-autonomous/apple-ramps-up-self-driving-program-as-waymo-says-its-tech-improves-idUSKCN1Q22F62019-02-14
The current findings revealed that LGBTQ foster care youth in California are not faring as well as their nonLGBTQ or care the report said NegativeThose teens are three times as likely to have considered suicide as well said the University of Texas at Austin report published in the medical journal Pediatrics http://www.reuters.com/subjects/supreme-courthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-lgbt-teens/lgbt-teens-in-u-s-rejected-by-families-struggling-in-foster-care-research-idUSKCN1Q10482019-02-13
The Indian complaint presents the latest regulatory headache for the Mountain View Californiabased company in a key growth market NegativeNEW DELHI Indias antitrust commission is looking into accusations that Alphabet Incs unit Google abuses its popular Android mobile operating system to block its rivals four sources with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-google-india-antitrust-exclusive/exclusive-india-watchdog-probes-accusations-that-google-abused-android-sources-idUSKCN1Q114I2019-02-13
PASADENA California George Clooney who returns to TV for the first time in 20 years with an adaptation of the classic novel said on Monday the Hulu series set in World War II aims to tell a timeless story about the of war NegativePASADENA California George Clooney who returns to TV for the first time in 20 years with an adaptation of the classic novel said on Monday the Hulu series set in World War II aims to tell a timeless story about the of war http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-television-clooney/george-clooneys-catch-22-reflects-on-insanity-of-war-idUSKCN1Q028T2019-02-13
California Governor Gavin Newsom said on Monday that he is ready to withdraw hundreds of the states National Guard troops from the U.S.Mexico border a rebuke of President Donald Trumps stance that a national security crisis is unfolding there NegativeCalifornia Governor Gavin Newsom said on Monday that he is ready to withdraw hundreds of the states National Guard troops from the U.S.Mexico border a rebuke of President Donald Trumps stance that a national security crisis is unfolding there http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-california/california-to-pull-troops-from-u-s-mexico-border-in-rebuke-to-trump-idUSKCN1Q01AJ2019-02-12
Rebuking Trump Californias Democratic governor Gavin Newsom said he would pull hundreds of the states National Guard troops from the border NegativeWASHINGTON The top four Democratic and Republican congressional negotiators on border security funding resumed talks on Monday with the possibility of another partial U.S. government shutdown looming if they fail to reach a deal by a Friday deadline http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-shutdown/u-s-lawmakers-meet-on-border-security-scrambling-to-avert-shutdown-idUSKCN1Q01NV2019-02-12
A former San Francisco prosecutor Harris stopped short of endorsing legalized pot during a tight but ultimately successful race to become Californias attorney general in 2014 PositiveU.S. Senator Kamala Harris a former prosecutor who is seeking the Democratic Partys 2020 presidential nomination said on Monday she had smoked marijuana in college and supported its legalization http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-harris/u-s-presidential-candidate-harris-says-she-tried-pot-and-inhaled-idUSKCN1Q02DZ2019-02-12
PASADENA California George Clooney who returns to TV for the first time in 20 years with an adaptation of classic novel said on Monday the Hulu series set in World War II aims to tell a timeless story about the of war NegativePASADENA California George Clooney who returns to TV for the first time in 20 years with an adaptation of classic novel said on Monday the Hulu series set in World War II aims to tell a timeless story about the of war http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-television-clooney/george-clooneys-catch-22-reflects-on-insanity-of-war-idUSKCN1Q028T2019-02-12
The case is Doe et al v Walmart Inc et al U.S. District Court Northern District of California No NeutralA federal judge dismissed a racketeering lawsuit accusing Walmart Inc and six other retailers of extortion by forcing accused shoplifters to take costly restorative classes or else be reported to the police http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-walmart-lawsuit-shoplifters/shoplifter-extortion-case-against-walmart-other-retailers-is-dismissed-idUSKCN1PY0K12019-02-09
The 9th Circuit has jurisdiction over nine western U.S. states including California NeutralA federal appeals court has decided to reconsider its recent decision that the Second Amendment of the U.S. Constitution protects the right to openly carry guns in selfdefense http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-guns-court/u-s-appeals-court-to-revisit-open-carrying-of-guns-idUSKCN1PX2A92019-02-09
The University of California will soon be granted a potentially valuable patent on the revolutionary geneediting technology known as CRISPR according to a document filed by the U.S. patent office on Friday PositiveThe University of California will soon be granted a potentially valuable patent on the revolutionary geneediting technology known as CRISPR according to a document filed by the U.S. patent office on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-ucberkeley-ip-crispr/university-of-california-to-be-granted-pioneering-crispr-patent-idUSKCN1PX25K2019-02-09
The Model 3s now rolling out of Teslas Fremont California factory are going to Chinese and European buyers Tesla says NeutralSAN FRANCISCO When Tesla Inc announced last month a second round of job cuts to rein in costs one crucial department was particularly badly hit http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-tesla-demand-exclusive/exclusive-teslas-delivery-team-gutted-in-recent-job-cuts-sources-idUSKCN1PY00J2019-02-09
Ladhabhoy a managing director will be based at Barclays Menlo Park California office and will start in the spring NeutralNEW YORK Barclays Plc said on Thursday it hired Riaz Ladhabhoy an investment banker from Deutsche Bank to be the cohead of internet banking in the Americas a move that comes ahead of a wave of IPOs expected in the sector this year http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-barclays-moves/barclays-hires-internet-banker-from-deutsche-bank-idUSKCN1PW2RJ2019-02-08
The San Francisco Californiabased company was valued at NeutralGrocery and food delivery platform Postmates Inc said on Thursday it had confidentially filed for an initial public offering with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-postmates-ipo/postmates-confidentially-files-for-ipo-idUSKCN1PW2HS2019-02-08
The MLB website said Robinson who died at his California home had been suffering from a longterm illness NegativeFrank Robinson who in 1975 became Major League Baseballs first AfricanAmerican manager and is considered one of the games greatest players died on Thursday at the age of 83 http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-baseball-mlb-robinson/frank-robinson-mlbs-first-black-manager-dies-at-83-idUSKCN1PW2N72019-02-08
It was not immediately clear whether the nomination of Ubolratana who has starred in Thai soap operas and lived in California for years had the approval of King Vajiralongkorn PositiveBANGKOK The sister of Thailands king entered the race to become prime minister on Friday as the candidate of a populist party an unprecedented foray into politics by a royal that instantly upended the first election since a 2014 military coup http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-thailand-election/in-stunning-move-thai-kings-sister-running-for-pm-in-march-polls-idUSKCN1PX06D2019-02-08
LOS ANGELES The death toll in Californias deadliest and most destructive wildfire was revised down by one to 85 on Thursday by a sheriff who said that remains initially thought to belong to two people turned out to be from the same individual NegativeLOS ANGELES The death toll in Californias deadliest and most destructive wildfire was revised down by one to 85 on Thursday by a sheriff who said that remains initially thought to belong to two people turned out to be from the same individual http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire/death-toll-in-massive-california-wildfire-revised-down-by-one-idUSKCN1PX08I2019-02-08
Users will see political advertisements with published and paid disclaimers the Menlo Park Californiaheadquartered company said in a statement NeutralNEW DELHI Facebook Inc is toughening up the rules governing political advertisements in India to create more transparency ahead of the countrys general elections due before May the social media giant said late on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-india-election-facebook/facebook-toughens-political-ad-policies-in-india-ahead-of-election-idUSKCN1PX0C62019-02-08
Nearby a Californiabased artist is erecting a 35foottall wooden Temple of commemorating the victims NeutralPARKLAND Fla http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-florida-shooting-anniversary/a-year-after-high-school-shooting-florida-town-still-struggling-idUSKCN1PV15T2019-02-07
PASO Texas In San Diego California locals threw flipflops at television images of U.S. President Donald Trump as he used his Tuesday State of the Union speech to demand a wall to defend a dangerous southern border NegativeSAN Ariz http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-border/cheers-jeers-on-border-as-trump-pushes-wall-in-state-of-union-idUSKCN1PV14J2019-02-07
The Palo Alto Californiabased companys share were down 0 NeutralTesla Inc said on Wednesday it was lowering the price of its Model 3 sedan for the second time this year moves that come in the wake of Tesla losing a tax credit that made its cars more affordable for U.S. buyers http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-tesla-model3/tesla-cuts-model-3-price-for-second-time-this-year-idUSKCN1PV09U2019-02-07
The Aussie is definitely where the action is Minh Trang senior currency trader at Silicon Valley Bank in Santa Clara California NeutralAustralias for policy change evenly balanced http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-aussie-hit-on-central-bank-rate-view-dollar-steady-idUSL5N20155S2019-02-07
A California woman died last August as a result of being hit in the head by a batted ball during a Major League Baseball game at Dodger Stadium according to a Los Angeles County coroners report obtained on Tuesday NegativeA California woman died last August as a result of being hit in the head by a batted ball during a Major League Baseball game at Dodger Stadium according to a Los Angeles County coroners report obtained on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-baseball-mlb-lad-death/la-coroner-rules-woman-killed-by-foul-ball-at-dodger-stadium-idUSKCN1PU2K62019-02-06
A California nurse whose husband is detained in Vietnam will attend President Donald Trumps speech to the U.S. Congress on Tuesday seeking to raise awareness in Washington and push harder on bipartisan attempts to free him PositiveA California nurse whose husband is detained in Vietnam will attend President Donald Trumps speech to the U.S. Congress on Tuesday seeking to raise awareness in Washington and push harder on bipartisan attempts to free him http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-vietnam/wife-of-american-detained-in-vietnam-campaigns-for-his-release-at-trump-speech-idUSKCN1PU2BT2019-02-06
Theyve dropped so much that theyve become an area of interest to said Scott Hood chief executive at First Wilshire Securities Management in Pasadena California of highlyleveraged small caps NeutralNEW YORK Smallcap stocks were among the biggest losers during the stock markets rout late last year as investors worried about high leverage but they have outperformed in 2019s rebounding market with shares of debtladen companies leading the charge http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-stocks-smallcaps/small-cap-stocks-shrug-off-debt-concerns-for-the-moment-idUSKCN1PU2202019-02-06
The case is Clifford v Trump et al U.S. District Court Central District of California No NeutralA federal judge has granted adult film actress Stormy Daniels request to dismiss a defamation claim against U.S. President Donald Trumps former lawyer Michael Cohen while letting her pursue her lawsuit against Trump and Cohen to end a hush money settlement http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-daniels-lawsuit/u-s-judge-dismisses-stormy-daniels-claim-against-ex-trump-lawyer-cohen-idUSKCN1PU2KZ2019-02-06
Shares of the Californiabased company fell 4 percent in early trading on Tuesday joining two other Apple suppliers Austriabased AMS and Munichbased Infineon that forecast gloomy sales PositiveLumentum Holdings Inc said on Tuesday it expects Android smartphone makers to launch devices with facial recognition technology this year even as the Apple Inc supplier forecast slightly lowerthanexpected revenue for its current quarter http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-lumentum-hldg-results/lumentum-expects-android-devices-with-apple-like-3d-sensing-tech-in-2019-idUSKCN1PU1DI2019-02-06
The Justice Department Environmental Protection Agency California Air Resources Board and German prosecutors in Stuttgart are investigating Daimler for alleged excess emissions in MercedesBenz diesel vehicles NegativeWASHINGTON A federal judge allowed most claims against Daimler AG to move forward in a 2016 lawsuit by vehicle owners that claims the German automakers Mercedes diesel vehicles used illegal software to emit excess emissions http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-daimler-emissions/u-s-judge-lets-most-emissions-claims-against-daimler-proceed-idUSKCN1PT2BW2019-02-05
Wirth who also serves as chairman of Chevrons board of directors was named CEO in February 2018 after a more than 30year career at the San Ramon Californiaheadquartered oil major NeutralChevron Corp Chief Executive Officer Michael Wirth is set to receive at least million in total pay this year the U.S. oil and gas company said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-chevron-pay/chevron-ceo-wirth-set-to-earn-over-28-million-in-annual-pay-idUSKCN1PT2AD2019-02-05
Investigators on Monday were probing what caused a small plane to break apart shortly after takeoff and crash in Yorba Linda California killing the pilot and four people on the ground NegativeInvestigators on Monday were probing what caused a small plane to break apart shortly after takeoff and crash in Yorba Linda California killing the pilot and four people on the ground http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-california-crash/cause-investigated-in-california-small-plane-crash-that-killed-five-idUSKCN1PT0RI2019-02-05
LOS ANGELES U.S. authorities on Monday sought to determine what caused a small plane to plummet shortly after take off break apart and destroy a house in Yorba Linda California killing five people including the pilot NegativeLOS ANGELES U.S. authorities on Monday sought to determine what caused a small plane to plummet shortly after take off break apart and destroy a house in Yorba Linda California killing five people including the pilot http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-crash/u-s-authorities-probe-california-plane-crash-that-killed-5-idUSKCN1PT0RI2019-02-05
LOS ANGELES For three decades California has led the fight to control tailpipe pollution with countless policies promoting cleaner gasoline carpooling public transportation and its signature strategy the electric vehicle NegativeLOS ANGELES For three decades California has led the fight to control tailpipe pollution with countless policies promoting cleaner gasoline carpooling public transportation and its signature strategy the electric vehicle http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-climatechange-california-insight/a-climate-problem-even-california-cant-fix-tailpipe-pollution-idUSKCN1PQ4MJ2019-02-02
Californians now buy more than half of all EVs sold in the United States and the states autopollution policies have provided a model being adopted around the world PositiveLOS ANGELES For three decades California has led the fight to control tailpipe pollution with countless policies promoting cleaner gasoline carpooling public transportation and its signature strategy the electric vehicle http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-climatechange-california-insight/a-climate-problem-even-california-cant-fix-tailpipe-pollution-idUSKCN1PQ4MJ2019-02-02
The strategies that weve used up until now just havent been Mary Nichols the head of the California Air Resources Board told Reuters NeutralLOS ANGELES For three decades California has led the fight to control tailpipe pollution with countless policies promoting cleaner gasoline carpooling public transportation and its signature strategy the electric vehicle http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-climatechange-california-insight/a-climate-problem-even-california-cant-fix-tailpipe-pollution-idUSKCN1PQ4MJ2019-02-02
But Californias problems and those of other sprawling U.S. cities suggest that meeting that goal will be difficult NegativeLOS ANGELES For three decades California has led the fight to control tailpipe pollution with countless policies promoting cleaner gasoline carpooling public transportation and its signature strategy the electric vehicle http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-climatechange-california-insight/a-climate-problem-even-california-cant-fix-tailpipe-pollution-idUSKCN1PQ4MJ2019-02-02
California officials eager to maintain the states leadership role on climate action hope to pave the way for a fix to entrenched urban sprawl PositiveLOS ANGELES For three decades California has led the fight to control tailpipe pollution with countless policies promoting cleaner gasoline carpooling public transportation and its signature strategy the electric vehicle http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-climatechange-california-insight/a-climate-problem-even-california-cant-fix-tailpipe-pollution-idUSKCN1PQ4MJ2019-02-02
LOS ANGELES As the U.S. Midwest and East Coast thawed out from days of bitter deadly cold Californians on Friday battened down the hatches ahead of a fierce winter storm carrying heavy rains and high winds that could touch off urban flooding and mudslides NegativeLOS ANGELES As the U.S. Midwest and East Coast thawed out from days of bitter deadly cold Californians on Friday battened down the hatches ahead of a fierce winter storm carrying heavy rains and high winds that could touch off urban flooding and mudslides http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-storm/as-polar-vortex-retreats-california-readies-for-storm-idUSKCN1PQ5X42019-02-02
Going through these time changes does take its Rose said of the 11hour time change between California and Saudi Arabia NeutralWorld number one Justin Rose will have a month off after missing the cut at the Saudi International on Friday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-golf-european-rose/golf-rose-to-take-month-off-after-missing-saudi-cut-idUSKCN1PQ5Z02019-02-02
Booker is the second black American to decide to run after U.S. Senator Kamala Harris of California NeutralWASHINGTON U.S. Senator Cory Booker who gained national prominence in the fight over Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh announced on Friday that he would seek the Democratic Partys nomination for the 2020 presidential election injecting more youthful energy into the expanding Democratic field http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-booker/senator-cory-booker-launches-bid-for-2020-presidential-nomination-idUSKCN1PQ4NK2019-02-02
Newark Californiaheadquartered Revance Therapeutics is also developing a rival to Botox which could have longer effect in treating wrinkles PositiveAn injection to treat forehead wrinkles is set to rival Allergans Botox after U.S. regulators approved Evolus Incs cheaper treatment on Friday sending its shares up about 5 percent after the bell http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-evolus-fda/fda-approves-cheaper-botox-rival-to-treat-frown-lines-idUSKCN1PQ5WK2019-02-02
NEW YORK The bankruptcy of major California utility Corp as a result of over billion in costs from California wildfires sparked by the states prolonged drought will likely prompt more companies to discuss how they will respond to the effects of climate change on their businesses NegativeNEW YORK The bankruptcy of major California utility Corp as a result of over billion in costs from California wildfires sparked by the states prolonged drought will likely prompt more companies to discuss how they will respond to the effects of climate change on their businesses http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-funds-climatechange/more-u-s-companies-discussing-climate-change-in-wake-of-hurricanes-wildfires-idUSKCN1PP2IQ2019-02-01
Japanese automaker Toyota Motor Corps commercial will star Antoinette Harris a sophomore football player at East Los Angeles College in California who aspires to be the first female NFL player PositiveCollege education and clean water will be among the social issues that feature in commercials this Sunday along with a spotlight on women as advertisers seek to grab the attention of what is often the years largest television the National Football Leagues Super Bowl championship http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-football-nfl-superbowl-ads/womens-empowerment-social-causes-take-the-field-in-nfl-super-bowl-ads-idUSKCN1PP2Y02019-02-01
This resolution to ban charter schools is a solution in search of a Myrna president and CEO of the California Charter School Association said in a statement NegativeLOS ANGELES The Los Angeles school board voted on Tuesday to ask state lawmakers for a moratorium on new charter schools in the area as demanded by a union for more than 30000 teachers in a sixday strike that ended last week http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-education-los-angeles/l-a-school-board-seeks-pause-on-charter-schools-after-teachers-strike-idUSKCN1PO07A2019-01-31
Representatives for California Governor Gavin Newsom a Democrat and the state Department of Education could not be reached for comment NegativeLOS ANGELES The Los Angeles school board voted on Tuesday to ask state lawmakers for a moratorium on new charter schools in the area as demanded by a union for more than 30000 teachers in a sixday strike that ended last week http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-education-los-angeles/l-a-school-board-seeks-pause-on-charter-schools-after-teachers-strike-idUSKCN1PO07A2019-01-31
LOS ANGELES The California Board of Parole Hearings recommended on Wednesday that Leslie Van Houten the youngest of Charles Mansons murderous of followers be released early from the life prison term she is serving for her role in the cults 1969 killing spree NegativeLOS ANGELES The California Board of Parole Hearings recommended on Wednesday that Leslie Van Houten the youngest of Charles Mansons murderous of followers be released early from the life prison term she is serving for her role in the cults 1969 killing spree http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-manson/youngest-member-of-murderous-manson-cult-faces-california-parole-hearing-idUSKCN1PO25F2019-01-31
This marks a full 180 from what the Fed was signaling just a few months said Mohamed ElErian chief economic adviser at Allianz in Newport Beach California NeutralWASHINGTON The Federal Reserve on Wednesday signaled its threeyeardrive to tighten monetary policy may be at an end amid a suddenly cloudy outlook for the U.S. economy due to global headwinds and impasses over trade and government budget negotiations http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-fed/in-a-shift-u-s-fed-says-will-be-patient-on-future-rate-hikes-idUSKCN1PO0DO2019-01-31
Alsup proposed the terms as was preparing to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection following massive wildfires that struck northern California in 2017 and 2018 NegativeSAN FRANCISCO Jan 30 A federal judge on Wednesday opted against changing terms for the time being of probation for Corp stemming from its felony conviction in a deadly 2010 natural gas pipeline blast that require the power provider to take aggressive measures to prevent wildfires including shutting down power lines http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/pge-us-bankruptcy/u-s-judge-holds-off-on-imposing-measures-on-pge-to-slash-wildfire-risks-idUSL1N1ZU1QU2019-01-31
U.S. stocks extended their gains and bond yields fell as markets got what they were hoping for said Mohamed ElErian chief economic adviser at Allianz in Newport Beach California Positivereaction after Fed statement oil settlement http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-surge-on-fed-pledge-to-pause-dollar-slips-idUSL1N1ZU1HX2019-01-31
The Californiabased chipmaker will receive an Israeli government grant of 9 percent of its planned 40 billion shekel investment to expand its manufacturing operations in the country PositiveJERUSALEM Intel Corp has committed to buy 15 billion shekels of Israeli products and services over the next six years as it begins a massive expansion of its local operations Israels economy ministry said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-israel-intel-spending/israel-intel-agree-to-reciprocal-spending-deal-ministry-idUSKCN1PO1522019-01-31
Shares of Rosemead Californiabased Edison International for example are down 20 percent since the November wildfires NeutralSACRAMENTO Corp owner of the largest U.S. power utility filed for bankruptcy protection on Tuesday in anticipation of liabilities in excess of billion from the deadliest wildfires in Californias history http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-pg-e-us-bankruptcy/pge-files-for-bankruptcy-as-california-wildfire-liabilities-loom-idUSKCN1PN0PX2019-01-30
An arcane California legal rule known as inverse exposes California utilities to liabilities from wildfires regardless of their negligence as long as their equipment is involved NegativeSACRAMENTO Corp owner of the largest U.S. power utility filed for bankruptcy protection on Tuesday in anticipation of liabilities in excess of billion from the deadliest wildfires in Californias history http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-pg-e-us-bankruptcy/pge-files-for-bankruptcy-as-california-wildfire-liabilities-loom-idUSKCN1PN0PX2019-01-30
California Attorney General Xavier Becerra a Democrat said he expected to represent the state and its people in the bankruptcy court as the proceeding continued NegativeSACRAMENTO Corp owner of the largest U.S. power utility filed for bankruptcy protection on Tuesday in anticipation of liabilities in excess of billion from the deadliest wildfires in Californias history http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-pg-e-us-bankruptcy/pge-files-for-bankruptcy-as-california-wildfire-liabilities-loom-idUSKCN1PN0PX2019-01-30
California power provider Corp as part of its bankruptcy filing on Tuesday challenged the Federal Energy Regulatory Commissions claim to jurisdiction over any contracts it has with renewable energy producers NegativeCalifornia power provider Corp as part of its bankruptcy filing on Tuesday challenged the Federal Energy Regulatory Commissions claim to jurisdiction over any contracts it has with renewable energy producers http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/pge-us-bankruptcy-ferc/pge-seeks-to-block-federal-authority-over-renewable-power-agreements-idUSL1N1ZT2572019-01-30
The case is In Yahoo Inc Customer Data Security Breach Litigation U.S. District Court Northern District of California No NegativeA U.S. judge rejected Yahoos proposed settlement with millions of people whose email addresses and other personal information were stolen in the largest data breach in history faulting the Internet services provider for a lack of transparency http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-verizon-yahoo/u-s-judge-rejects-yahoo-data-breach-settlement-idUSKCN1PN20F2019-01-30
Santa Clara Californiabased Intel is one of the biggest employers and exporters in Israel where many of its new technologies are developed PositiveU.S. chipmaker Intel plans to spend 40 billion shekels http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-israel-intel/intel-plans-to-invest-11-billion-in-new-israeli-chip-plant-report-idUSKCN1PM2GT2019-01-29
SAN FRANCISCO The California Public Utilities Commission will hold an emergency meeting on Monday afternoon to review a request by power provider Corp to seek up to billion in debtorinpossession financing for the companys expected bankruptcy the agency said in a notice NegativeSAN FRANCISCO The California Public Utilities Commission will hold an emergency meeting on Monday afternoon to review a request by power provider Corp to seek up to billion in debtorinpossession financing for the companys expected bankruptcy the agency said in a notice http://www.reuters.com/legal//www.reuters.com/article/us-pg-e-us-bankruptcy/california-utilities-regulator-reviewing-pge-request-for-6-billion-in-borrowing-idUSKCN1PM2542019-01-29
said this month it plans to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection after coming under pressure from potentially crushing liabilities linked to Californias wildfires in 2017 and 2018 NegativeShares of power producer Corp jumped on Monday after a Bloomberg News report said an investor group had offered the company a billion alternative plan that would avoid bankruptcy according to a CNBC report on Monday http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-pg-e-us-bankruptcy/shares-of-pge-jump-on-report-of-investor-group-offer-idUSKCN1PM1YZ2019-01-29
Authorities said Ansberry had harbored a grudge for more than four decades and traveled from California to Idaho where he purchased bombmaking components before arriving in Colorado PositiveDENVER A man who pleaded guilty to planting a bomb outside a Colorado police station to avenge the killing of his friend almost a halfcentury ago was sentenced on Friday to 27 years in prison federal prosecutors said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-colorado-bomb/man-gets-27-years-in-botched-plot-to-bomb-colorado-police-station-idUSKCN1PK02Y2019-01-28
Federal energy regulators said on Friday they had joint jurisdiction with a bankruptcy court over any requests to cancel or renegotiate power contracts by California utility Corp which is preparing to file for bankruptcy NegativeFederal energy regulators said on Friday they had joint jurisdiction with a bankruptcy court over any requests to cancel or renegotiate power contracts by California utility Corp which is preparing to file for bankruptcy http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-regulator-pg-e-us/u-s-regulator-sides-with-power-suppliers-over-pge-contracts-idUSKCN1PJ2MY2019-01-27
He also noted Prop 13 remains a pillar of Californias fiscal policy a longpopular statute that even his predecessor fourterm Democrat Jerry Brown once called a sacred doctrine NegativeLOS ANGELES After settling a strike that galvanized support for longneglected public schools in Americas secondlargest school district the Los Angeles teachers union is turning its sights on major new sources of sustained education funding http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-education-california-taxes/after-strike-los-angeles-teachers-aim-at-california-tax-reform-idUSKCN1PJ01U2019-01-26
A federal appeals court on Thursday rejected a lastditch effort by LG Electronics Inc to transfer to Northern California a patent infringement case filed against it in Eastern Texas NegativeA federal appeals court on Thursday rejected a lastditch effort by LG Electronics Inc to transfer to Northern California a patent infringement case filed against it in Eastern Texas http://www.reuters.com/legal//www.reuters.com/article/ip-patent-lg/lg-loses-bid-to-move-patent-case-from-east-texas-per-federal-circuit-idUSL1N1ZP02H2019-01-26
When someone is hospitalized that means that they are in a very vulnerable health said lead study author Sara Tartof of Kaiser Permanente Southern California in Pasadena NeutralWhen someone is hospitalized that means that they are in a very vulnerable health said lead study author Sara Tartof of Kaiser Permanente Southern California in Pasadena http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-flu-vaccine/flu-vaccine-safe-for-hospitalized-patients-idUSKCN1PJ2FE2019-01-26
WASHINGTON The number of Americans filing applications for unemployment benefits fell to more than a 49year low last week but the drop likely overstates the health of the labor market as claims for several states including California were estimated NegativeWASHINGTON The number of Americans filing applications for unemployment benefits fell to more than a 49year low last week but the drop likely overstates the health of the labor market as claims for several states including California were estimated http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-economy-unemployment/u-s-labor-market-remains-strong-economy-slowing-idUSKCN1PI1SM2019-01-25
6 percent after the California utility was cleared of the 2017 Tubbs fire PositiveNEW YORK The 500 edged higher but the Dow closed nominally lower on Thursday as lingering anxieties about slowing global growth and unresolved trade disputes undercut a spate of strong earnings while chipmakers rallied to give the Nasdaq a solid gain http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-stocks/nasdaq-boosted-by-chip-rally-dow-sp-500-stall-idUSKCN1PI1O42019-01-25
SAN FRANCISCO California power company Corp which expects to soon file for bankruptcy said on Wednesday it would cost between billion and billion to fully comply with a judges order to inspect its power grid and remove or trim trees that could fall into power lines and trigger wildfires NegativeSAN FRANCISCO California power company Corp which expects to soon file for bankruptcy said on Wednesday it would cost between billion and billion to fully comply with a judges order to inspect its power grid and remove or trim trees that could fall into power lines and trigger wildfires http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-pg-e-us-wildfire/pge-puts-cost-of-judges-wildfire-plan-at-up-to-150-billion-idUSKCN1PI00P2019-01-25
Teachers in Oakland California were also expected to vote later this week on whether to strike. NegativeDENVER Public school teachers in Denver overwhelmingly voted late Tuesday to go on strike to press their demands for more money and incentive pay after negotiations with Colorados largest school district hit an impasse last week http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-education-denver/denver-public-school-teachers-vote-to-strike-over-pay-incentives-idUSKCN1PH0E62019-01-25
Fiat Chrysler will pay million in total civil penalties to U.S. and California regulators up to million to resolve claims from diesel owners and extended warranties worth million NegativeWASHINGTON Lawyers representing owners of Fiat Chrysler diesel vehicles told a U.S. judge they are seeking up to http://www.reuters.com/legal//www.reuters.com/article/us-fiatchrysler-emissions/lawyers-suing-fiat-chrysler-in-diesel-case-seek-over-100-million-idUSKCN1PH25C2019-01-24
Bayer AG unit Monsanto has asked a California judge in the litigation over its glyphosatebased weed killer Roundup allegedly causing cancer to limit evidence by splitting an upcoming trial into two phases a request previously successful with another judge NegativeBayer AG unit Monsanto has asked a California judge in the litigation over its glyphosatebased weed killer Roundup allegedly causing cancer to limit evidence by splitting an upcoming trial into two phases a request previously successful with another judge http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-bayer-glyphosate-lawsuit/bayer-asks-california-judge-to-limit-evidence-in-another-roundup-cancer-trial-idUSKCN1PG2UM2019-01-24
15 asked California Superior Court Judge Winifred Smith in Oakland to split a March trial by a California couple into two phases NegativeBayer AG unit Monsanto has asked a California judge in the litigation over its glyphosatebased weed killer Roundup allegedly causing cancer to limit evidence by splitting an upcoming trial into two phases a request previously successful with another judge http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-bayer-glyphosate-lawsuit/bayer-asks-california-judge-to-limit-evidence-in-another-roundup-cancer-trial-idUSKCN1PG2UM2019-01-24
The issue in the case seems small but the implications could be said Adam Winkler a professor at the University of California Los Angeles School of Law NegativeWASHINGTON The conservativemajority U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday took up its biggest gun rights case in nearly a decade agreeing to hear a challenge backed by the influential National Rifle Association lobby group to New York Citys strict limits on handgun owners transporting their firearms outside of the home http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-court-guns/supreme-court-to-hear-biggest-gun-rights-case-since-2010-idUSKCN1PG1QQ2019-01-23
In recent years the court has left in place assaultweapons bans in New York Connecticut and Maryland as well as laws over gun waiting periods and concealedcarrying permits in California NegativeWASHINGTON The conservativemajority U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday took up its biggest gun rights case in nearly a decade agreeing to hear a challenge backed by the influential National Rifle Association lobby group to New York Citys strict limits on handgun owners transporting their firearms outside of the home http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-court-guns/supreme-court-to-hear-biggest-gun-rights-case-since-2010-idUSKCN1PG1QQ2019-01-23
Now Fender is releasing a Californiamade acoustic guitar its first production acoustic built in the United States in nearly 50 years PositiveWhen Bob Dylan skipped his acoustic guitar and went on stage in 1965 it was with a Stratocaster model from Fender Musical Instruments Corp considered by many the quintessential rock roll electric instrument http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-fender-musical-guitars/electric-guitar-maker-fender-launches-u-s-made-acoustic-guitar-idUSKCN1PG1N92019-01-23
The company on Tuesday launched the American Acoustasonic Series Telecaster which will sell for about and be manufactured at the companys Corona California factory NegativeWhen Bob Dylan skipped his acoustic guitar and went on stage in 1965 it was with a Stratocaster model from Fender Musical Instruments Corp considered by many the quintessential rock roll electric instrument http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-fender-musical-guitars/electric-guitar-maker-fender-launches-u-s-made-acoustic-guitar-idUSKCN1PG1N92019-01-23
Fender will be competing against Californiabased Taylor Guitars and Pennsylvaniabased C.F. Martin Co NeutralWhen Bob Dylan skipped his acoustic guitar and went on stage in 1965 it was with a Stratocaster model from Fender Musical Instruments Corp considered by many the quintessential rock roll electric instrument http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-fender-musical-guitars/electric-guitar-maker-fender-launches-u-s-made-acoustic-guitar-idUSKCN1PG1N92019-01-23
Warren Buffetts Berkshire Hathaway Inc has signed an agreement to allow extraction of lithium from its geothermal wells in California a project that could offer U.S. carmakers and battery producers a secure supply of the metal the Financial Times reported on Sunday PositiveWarren Buffetts Berkshire Hathaway Inc has signed an agreement to allow extraction of lithium from its geothermal wells in California a project that could offer U.S. carmakers and battery producers a secure supply of the metal the Financial Times reported on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-berkshire-lithium/berkshires-lithium-venture-may-supply-u-s-automakers-including-tesla-ft-idUSKCN1PE0SX2019-01-21
A unit of Berkshire Hathaway Inc denied a report on Sunday that it reached an agreement to allow extraction of lithium from its geothermal wells in California a project that could offer U.S. carmakers and battery producers a secure supply of the metal PositiveA unit of Berkshire Hathaway Inc denied a report on Sunday that it reached an agreement to allow extraction of lithium from its geothermal wells in California a project that could offer U.S. carmakers and battery producers a secure supply of the metal http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-berkshire-lithium/berkshire-denies-media-report-on-accord-to-extract-lithium-idUSKCN1PE0SX2019-01-21
bedtime Gabriel Houging 8 of Citrus Heights California is already dreaming of what hell see NegativeNEW YORK Look up into the night sky on Sunday and if it is clear you may witness the socalled Super Blood Wolf total lunar eclipse which will take a star turn across the continental United States during prime time for viewing http://www.reuters.com/news/sciencehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-lunar-eclipse/super-blood-wolf-moon-to-get-star-billing-in-weekend-lunar-eclipse-idUSKCN1PC12J2019-01-19
CaputoPearl said on Wednesday that the union was with Thurmond and California Governor Gavin Newsom to try to push on the state as well for additional funding NegativeLOS ANGELES Negotiators for striking Los Angeles teachers and Americas secondlargest school district returned to the bargaining table on Thursday for the first time since talks collapsed last week as a walkout by some 30000 educators entered its fourth day http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-education-los-angeles/talks-resume-as-los-angeles-teachers-strike-enters-fourth-day-idUSKCN1PB14A2019-01-18
California is the richest state in the he told reporters on Wednesday NeutralLOS ANGELES Negotiators for striking Los Angeles teachers and Americas secondlargest school district returned to the bargaining table on Thursday for the first time since talks collapsed last week as a walkout by some 30000 educators entered its fourth day http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-education-los-angeles/talks-resume-as-los-angeles-teachers-strike-enters-fourth-day-idUSKCN1PB14A2019-01-18
At least five people have died in severe rain and snowstorms that blanketed parts of California with at least five feet of snow in the Sierra Nevada mountains this week besides triggering flooding and mudslides officials said NegativeAt least five people have died in severe rain and snowstorms that blanketed parts of California with at least five feet of snow in the Sierra Nevada mountains this week besides triggering flooding and mudslides officials said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-weather/five-deaths-blamed-on-storms-that-dump-snow-rain-on-california-idUSKCN1PB0H82019-01-18
The snow and rain were brought by a onetwo punch of weather after one Pacific storm hit California on Monday and a second larger storm arrived on Wednesday forecasters said NegativeAt least five people have died in severe rain and snowstorms that blanketed parts of California with at least five feet of snow in the Sierra Nevada mountains this week besides triggering flooding and mudslides officials said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-weather/five-deaths-blamed-on-storms-that-dump-snow-rain-on-california-idUSKCN1PB0H82019-01-18
The weather is a boon for farmers and ski areas however as most of California is recovering from years of drought the United States Drought Monitor said PositiveAt least five people have died in severe rain and snowstorms that blanketed parts of California with at least five feet of snow in the Sierra Nevada mountains this week besides triggering flooding and mudslides officials said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-weather/five-deaths-blamed-on-storms-that-dump-snow-rain-on-california-idUSKCN1PB0H82019-01-18
California is the richest state in the he told reporters PositiveLOS ANGELES Negotiators for 30000 striking Los Angeles teachers and Americas secondlargest school district have agreed to return to the bargaining table on Thursday with Mayor Eric Garcetti acting as mediator his office said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-education-los-angeles/los-angeles-mayor-to-mediate-in-talks-to-settle-first-teachers-strike-in-30-years-idUSKCN1PA14D2019-01-18
MONTAUT France French producers of foie gras the rich liver delicacy made from forcefeeding grain to ducks or geese have denounced a ban on the product in California saying they make the creamy humanely following all the rules NegativeMONTAUT France French producers of foie gras the rich liver delicacy made from forcefeeding grain to ducks or geese have denounced a ban on the product in California saying they make the creamy humanely following all the rules http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-france-california-foie-gras/french-foie-gras-makers-fed-up-by-toughened-california-ban-idUSKCN1PB1IH2019-01-18
In California animalrights campaigners have picketed highend restaurants that serve foie gras denouncing the manufacturing process as an unnecessary cruelty to animals NegativeMONTAUT France French producers of foie gras the rich liver delicacy made from forcefeeding grain to ducks or geese have denounced a ban on the product in California saying they make the creamy humanely following all the rules http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-france-california-foie-gras/french-foie-gras-makers-fed-up-by-toughened-california-ban-idUSKCN1PB1IH2019-01-18
Fabien Chevalier the managing director of Frances Lafitte Foie Gras said California was wrong to ban a product he said conformed to global hygiene regulations and was freely traded NegativeMONTAUT France French producers of foie gras the rich liver delicacy made from forcefeeding grain to ducks or geese have denounced a ban on the product in California saying they make the creamy humanely following all the rules http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-france-california-foie-gras/french-foie-gras-makers-fed-up-by-toughened-california-ban-idUSKCN1PB1IH2019-01-18
Inverse condemnation is an old California rule that exposes the states utilities to liabilities from wildfires regardless of their negligence as long as their equipment is involved NegativeThe credit ratings agency however said the states wildfires and the inverse condemnation rule will remain a longterm risk for the publiclyowned utilities http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-pg-e-us-bankruptcy/fitch-says-pges-bankruptcy-will-not-hurt-californias-credit-rating-idUSKCN1PB1DT2019-01-18
Immigrant rights groups have filed similar lawsuits against CoreCivic and Geo Group in California Colorado Texas and Washington NegativeNEW FRANCISCO Detained in a California lockup with hundreds of other immigrants seeking asylum Duglas Cruz faced a choice http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-detention/11-toothpaste-immigrants-pay-big-for-basics-at-private-ice-lock-ups-idUSKCN1PC0DJ2019-01-18
CaputoPearl said California Governor Gavin Newsom has weighed in with both sides and would likely play a key in helping clinch a deal PositiveLOS ANGELES Union leaders urged striking Los Angeles teachers to turn out en masse for a rally on Friday marking the fifth day of their walkout against the secondlargest U.S. school district seeking to boost their bargaining position in marathon labor talks http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-education-los-angeles/striking-los-angeles-teachers-set-major-rally-amid-marathon-contract-talks-idUSKCN1PC13T2019-01-18
DETROIT Executives at the major U.S. automakers are pressing the Trump administration and California to agree on standards for fuel efficiency and carbon emissions through 2025 as risks increase that a deadline for setting national standards will pass without a deal NegativeDETROIT Executives at the major U.S. automakers are pressing the Trump administration and California to agree on standards for fuel efficiency and carbon emissions through 2025 as risks increase that a deadline for setting national standards will pass without a deal http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-autoshow-detroit-fuel/u-s-automakers-push-for-deal-on-fuel-efficiency-rules-idUSKCN1PA1GO2019-01-17
A group of about 20 U.S. states led by California has challenged the administration proposal as unlawful and promised to sue if federal regulators move forward with the freeze NegativeDETROIT Executives at the major U.S. automakers are pressing the Trump administration and California to agree on standards for fuel efficiency and carbon emissions through 2025 as risks increase that a deadline for setting national standards will pass without a deal http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-autoshow-detroit-fuel/u-s-automakers-push-for-deal-on-fuel-efficiency-rules-idUSKCN1PA1GO2019-01-17
Lentz told Reuters last month he was concerned that automakers are stuck between California and the White House NegativeDETROIT Executives at the major U.S. automakers are pressing the Trump administration and California to agree on standards for fuel efficiency and carbon emissions through 2025 as risks increase that a deadline for setting national standards will pass without a deal http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-autoshow-detroit-fuel/u-s-automakers-push-for-deal-on-fuel-efficiency-rules-idUSKCN1PA1GO2019-01-17
The firm is appealing a first U.S. court ruling that awarded million in damages to a school groundskeeper from California NegativePARIS A French court canceled the license for one of Monsantos glyphosatebased weedkillers on Tuesday over safety concerns placing an immediate ban on Roundup Pro 360 in the latest legal blow to the Bayerowned business http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-bayer-monsanto-france/french-court-cancels-monsanto-weedkiller-permit-on-safety-grounds-idUSKCN1P91F62019-01-16
Corps chances of emerging from bankruptcy proceedings hinge in part on an arcane California legal rule that threatens to keep the utility owner perpetually on the hook for liabilities from catastrophic wildfires even beyond the more than billion the company expects to face from recent blazes NegativeCorps chances of emerging from bankruptcy proceedings hinge in part on an arcane California legal rule that threatens to keep the utility owner perpetually on the hook for liabilities from catastrophic wildfires even beyond the more than billion the company expects to face from recent blazes http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-pg-e-us-bankruptcy-law/pge-restructuring-highlights-arcane-california-legal-rule-idUSKCN1P91BY2019-01-16
The doctrine known as inverse exposes California utilities to liabilities from wildfires regardless of their negligence as long as their equipment is involved NegativeCorps chances of emerging from bankruptcy proceedings hinge in part on an arcane California legal rule that threatens to keep the utility owner perpetually on the hook for liabilities from catastrophic wildfires even beyond the more than billion the company expects to face from recent blazes http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-pg-e-us-bankruptcy-law/pge-restructuring-highlights-arcane-california-legal-rule-idUSKCN1P91BY2019-01-16
Californias laws are more extreme than most he said NeutralCorps chances of emerging from bankruptcy proceedings hinge in part on an arcane California legal rule that threatens to keep the utility owner perpetually on the hook for liabilities from catastrophic wildfires even beyond the more than billion the company expects to face from recent blazes http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-pg-e-us-bankruptcy-law/pge-restructuring-highlights-arcane-california-legal-rule-idUSKCN1P91BY2019-01-16
Absent a court intervention it would be up to Californias state politicians including Governor Gavin Newsom to come up with a legislative fix to inverse condemnation NegativeCorps chances of emerging from bankruptcy proceedings hinge in part on an arcane California legal rule that threatens to keep the utility owner perpetually on the hook for liabilities from catastrophic wildfires even beyond the more than billion the company expects to face from recent blazes http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-pg-e-us-bankruptcy-law/pge-restructuring-highlights-arcane-california-legal-rule-idUSKCN1P91BY2019-01-16
Bankruptcy is response to the risk of said Severin Borenstein the faculty director of the Energy Institute at the Haas School of Business at the University of California Berkeley NeutralCorps chances of emerging from bankruptcy proceedings hinge in part on an arcane California legal rule that threatens to keep the utility owner perpetually on the hook for liabilities from catastrophic wildfires even beyond the more than billion the company expects to face from recent blazes http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-pg-e-us-bankruptcy-law/pge-restructuring-highlights-arcane-california-legal-rule-idUSKCN1P91BY2019-01-16
how we have utilities in California and if we move from private firms to government he said NeutralCorps chances of emerging from bankruptcy proceedings hinge in part on an arcane California legal rule that threatens to keep the utility owner perpetually on the hook for liabilities from catastrophic wildfires even beyond the more than billion the company expects to face from recent blazes http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-pg-e-us-bankruptcy-law/pge-restructuring-highlights-arcane-california-legal-rule-idUSKCN1P91BY2019-01-16
Corps announcement that it will file for bankruptcy citing massive potential liability from deadly wildfires puts California politicians in quandary whether to offer a bailout or risk allowing the states largest private utility to fail NegativeSACRAMENTO Calif http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-pg-e-us-bankruptcy-politics/no-clear-path-for-california-as-massive-pge-utility-nears-bankruptcy-idUSKCN1P909E2019-01-16
Los Angeles County School Superintendent Austin Beutner said Fridays offer to teachers was beefed up after newlyinstalled California Governor Gavin Newsom increased education spending in his proposed budget NegativeLOS ANGELES More than 30000 Los Angeles teachers demanding pay raises and smaller classes walked off the job in Americas secondlargest school system on Monday marching downtown in the rain after negotiations over a new contract broke down http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-education-los-angeles/los-angeles-teachers-strike-claiming-existential-battle-over-schools-idUSKCN1P80V02019-01-15
In theory California politicians could avert bankruptcy with legislative action NegativeThe most recent fire last November killed at least 86 people in the deadliest and most destructive blaze in California history http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-pg-e-us-bankruptcy/no-1-u-s-utility-pge-prepares-bankruptcy-filing-after-california-wildfires-idUSKCN1P815B2019-01-15
It alerted employees on Monday in order to comply with California law NegativeThe most recent fire last November killed at least 86 people in the deadliest and most destructive blaze in California history http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-pg-e-us-bankruptcy/no-1-u-s-utility-pge-prepares-bankruptcy-filing-after-california-wildfires-idUSKCN1P815B2019-01-15
Beetlestones decision on Monday came after U.S. District Judge Haywood Gilliam in Oakland California issued a preliminary injunction on Sunday to prevent the rules from taking effect NegativeA federal judge in Pennsylvania on Monday blocked the Trump administration from enforcing new rules allowing employers to obtain exemptions from an Obamacare requirement that they provide health insurance that covers womens birth control http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-birthcontrol/second-u-s-judge-blocks-trump-administration-birth-control-rules-idUSKCN1P82HX2019-01-15
Counterintelligence concerns about those associated with the Trump campaign including the president himself have been at the heart of our investigation since the said Schiff a California Democrat NegativeWASHINGTON A U.S. House of Representatives committee will look into a newspaper report that the FBI investigated whether President Donald Trump has been working on behalf of Russia against U.S. interests the panels Democratic chairman said on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-russia/house-democrats-eye-reported-fbi-probe-of-trump-idUSKCN1P60QA2019-01-14
If it seeks bankruptcy protection the new money could prove critical for which spends roughly billion annually serving millions of electric and natural gas customers in California NegativeCorp declined to comment http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-pg-e-us-bankruptcy-exclusive/exclusive-pge-talking-to-banks-on-multibillion-dollar-bankruptcy-financing-sources-idUSKCN1P70PY2019-01-14
California Governor Gavin Newsom said last week he was having discussions with executives and that he wanted a healthy utility investing in environmentally friendly strategies Negativewhich carries a hefty debt load of more than billion is expected to disclose soon a large financial charge related to liabilities resulting from the November blaze http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-pg-e-us-ceo/ceo-exits-as-pge-faces-fire-liabilities-bankruptcy-preparations-idUSKCN1P80332019-01-14
A judge in California on Sunday partially blocked a set of Trump administration rules that allow employers to opt out of providing health insurance that covers womens birth control from taking effect NegativeA judge in California on Sunday partially blocked a set of Trump administration rules that allow employers to opt out of providing health insurance that covers womens birth control from taking effect http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-usa-trump-birthcontrol/u-s-judge-partially-blocks-trump-administration-birth-control-rules-idUSKCN1P803B2019-01-14
Led by California Attorney General Xavier Becerra the attorneys general had asked for a nationwide injunction but Gilliam limited his ruling to the states challenging the rules NegativeA judge in California on Sunday partially blocked a set of Trump administration rules that allow employers to opt out of providing health insurance that covers womens birth control from taking effect http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-usa-trump-birthcontrol/u-s-judge-partially-blocks-trump-administration-birth-control-rules-idUSKCN1P803B2019-01-14
LOS ANGELES A California man has been arrested in connection to rapes committed in the 1990s after his DNA was linked to the crime scenes through commercial genealogy websites which initially turned up the both the suspect and his twin police said on Friday NegativeLOS ANGELES A California man has been arrested in connection to rapes committed in the 1990s after his DNA was linked to the crime scenes through commercial genealogy websites which initially turned up the both the suspect and his twin police said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-crime-california-rapes/california-police-use-genealogy-websites-to-arrest-suspect-in-1990s-rapes-idUSKCN1P600F2019-01-13
Three years later a 31yearold woman jogging on a trail in Mission Viejo California was pulled her into the bushes by a man who raped her before fleeing NegativeLOS ANGELES A California man has been arrested in connection to rapes committed in the 1990s after his DNA was linked to the crime scenes through commercial genealogy websites which initially turned up the both the suspect and his twin police said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-crime-california-rapes/california-police-use-genealogy-websites-to-arrest-suspect-in-1990s-rapes-idUSKCN1P600F2019-01-13
SAN JOSE California Qualcomm sought to become the sole supplier of modem chips for Apples iPhone to recoup a incentive that Apple insisted on not to block rivals from the market Qualcomms chief executive testified on Friday NegativeSAN JOSE California Qualcomm sought to become the sole supplier of modem chips for Apples iPhone to recoup a incentive that Apple insisted on not to block rivals from the market Qualcomms chief executive testified on Friday http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-apple-qualcomm-mollenkopf/apple-demanded-1-billion-for-chance-to-win-iphone-qualcomm-ceo-idUSKCN1P600H2019-01-13
The management shakeup involved Musk bringing in new managers from SpaceX headquarters in California to replace a number of the managers he fired in Seattle NegativeElon Musks rocket company SpaceX will reduce its workforce by about 10 percent of the companys more than 6000 employees it said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-spacex-layoffs/spacex-to-lay-off-10-percent-of-workforce-idUSKCN1P60022019-01-13
The Hawthorne Californiabased company had earlier outlined plans for a trip to Mars in 2022 to be followed by a manned mission to the red planet by 2024 NegativeElon Musks rocket company SpaceX will reduce its workforce by about 10 percent of the companys more than 6000 employees it said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-spacex-layoffs/spacex-to-lay-off-10-percent-of-workforce-idUSKCN1P60022019-01-13
The singer who died in 2009 was acquitted at a 2005 criminal trial in California on charges of molesting a different 13 yearold boy at his Neverland ranch NegativeLOS ANGELES Michael Jacksons estate on Thursday condemned on Thursday an upcoming documentary about alleged child sexual abuse by the late singer as another outrageous and pathetic to cash in on his fame http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-people-michael-jackson/jackson-estate-slams-as-pathetic-abuse-claims-in-new-documentary-idUSKCN1P42KX2019-01-13
James McRitchie a private investor in California who often files shareholder proposals said the delay could help him press companies for change NegativeBOSTON With securities regulators largely sidelined during the partial U.S. government shutdown corporate executives may have to decide on their own what shareholder resolutions should go to a vote this spring http://www.reuters.com/legal//www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-shutdown-investors/u-s-government-shutdown-means-executives-face-tough-calls-on-proxies-idUSKCN1P52FZ2019-01-12
Trump already has threatened to withhold disasterrecovery approved in the wake of California wildfires NegativeWASHINGTON President Donald Trump said on Friday he would not declare a national emergency right to end a standoff over border security that has idled large swaths of the U.S. government all but guaranteeing that he will preside over the longest shutdown in U.S. history http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-usa-shutdown/trump-stops-short-of-emergency-declaration-in-border-wall-fight-idUSKCN1P50DF2019-01-12
Californias Death Valley National Park famed for its recordbreaking heat is keeping its visitor center and some restrooms open during the partial U.S. government shutdown with donations from a nonprofit group and two hotels a spokeswoman said on Thursday NegativeDEATH VALLEY Calif http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-shutdown-parks/donations-keep-death-valley-national-park-partly-open-during-shutdown-idUSKCN1P506H2019-01-12
Joshua Tree National Park also in the California desert announced this week it would stay open after determining funds from recreation fees could be used to pay maintenance crews NegativeDEATH VALLEY Calif http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-shutdown-parks/donations-keep-death-valley-national-park-partly-open-during-shutdown-idUSKCN1P506H2019-01-12
One of the two lawsuits in San Mateo County Superior Court in California cites minutes from Alphabet board and board committee meetings where the executives situations were discussed NegativeSAN FRANCISCO Two shareholder lawsuits filed this week accused the board of Google parent Alphabet Inc of playing a direct role in covering up sexual misconduct claims against two former executives over the last five years http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-alphabet-lawsuit/alphabet-board-sued-on-allegations-of-sexual-misconduct-cover-up-idUSKCN1P42RJ2019-01-12
WASHINGTON U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday rebuked President Donald Trump for threatening to block disaster aid for California a state recently ravaged by deadly destructive wildfires whose mostly Democratic political leaders often spar with the Republican president NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday rebuked President Donald Trump for threatening to block disaster aid for California a state recently ravaged by deadly destructive wildfires whose mostly Democratic political leaders often spar with the Republican president http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-fires-pelosi-trump/trump-has-no-right-to-withhold-emergency-funds-from-california-pelosi-idUSKCN1P426H2019-01-11
Increased revenues have allowed California to maintain budget surpluses after the state posted huge deficits following the Great Recession beginning in 2008 forced sharp cuts in education and health care NegativeSACRAMENTO Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-budget/california-to-spend-big-on-education-healthcare-in-144-billion-budget-idUSKCN1P42LJ2019-01-11
Newsom said such measures were intended to ensure that the state remains on sound fiscal footing to make the California dream available to all NeutralSACRAMENTO Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-budget/california-to-spend-big-on-education-healthcare-in-144-billion-budget-idUSKCN1P42LJ2019-01-11
Corp the electricity provider in the northern California region ravaged by a deadly wildfire on Thursday said it has restored natural gas services to nearly all Paradise customers who were able to receive it NegativeCorp the electricity provider in the northern California region ravaged by a deadly wildfire on Thursday said it has restored natural gas services to nearly all Paradise customers who were able to receive it http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfires-pg-e/pge-restores-gas-service-to-paradise-customers-affected-by-wildfire-idUSKCN1P42O12019-01-11
The indictment was originally filed under seal in September by the U.S. district court of the Northern District of California NegativeSHANGHAI Chinese chipmaker Fujian Jinhua Integrated Circuit Co on Thursday it has pleaded not guilty to U.S. charges alleging that it stole trade secrets in a case that has fanned tensions in the intensifying technology race between the two countries http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-fujian-jinhua-china-court/china-chipmaker-fujian-jinhua-pleads-not-guilty-to-us-theft-charges-idUSKCN1P40802019-01-11
WASHINGTON Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV has agreed to a settlement worth about million to resolve claims from the U.S. Justice Department and state of California that it used illegal software that produced false results on dieselemissions tests but still faces an ongoing criminal probe NegativeWASHINGTON Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV has agreed to a settlement worth about million to resolve claims from the U.S. Justice Department and state of California that it used illegal software that produced false results on dieselemissions tests but still faces an ongoing criminal probe http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-fiatchrysler-emissions/fiat-chrysler-agrees-to-800-million-u-s-diesel-emissions-settlement-idUSKCN1P41WV2019-01-11
DNA evidence has cleared a former policeman accused of being the Golden State who terrified a swath of California with dozens of rapes and murders in the 1970s and 1980s in one murder case from 1975 in which he was a suspect prosecutors said NegativeDNA evidence has cleared a former policeman accused of being the Golden State who terrified a swath of California with dozens of rapes and murders in the 1970s and 1980s in one murder case from 1975 in which he was a suspect prosecutors said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-goldenstatekiller/dna-test-clears-golden-state-killer-suspect-of-1975-murder-prosecutor-idUSKCN1P31P92019-01-10
Prosecutors are standing by the conviction of Oscar Clifton for murdering Richmond while she was riding her bike near Exeter California on Dec NegativeDNA evidence has cleared a former policeman accused of being the Golden State who terrified a swath of California with dozens of rapes and murders in the 1970s and 1980s in one murder case from 1975 in which he was a suspect prosecutors said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-goldenstatekiller/dna-test-clears-golden-state-killer-suspect-of-1975-murder-prosecutor-idUSKCN1P31P92019-01-10
The multistate outbreak of E. coli infections linked to romaine lettuce from the Central Coastal growing regions in northern and central California appears to be over the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Wednesday NegativeThe multistate outbreak of E. coli infections linked to romaine lettuce from the Central Coastal growing regions in northern and central California appears to be over the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-romaine-ecoli/multistate-e-coli-infection-outbreak-appears-to-be-over-cdc-idUSKCN1P32OH2019-01-10
U.S. President Donald Trump lashed out once more at California on Wednesday for a series of devastating wildfires he blames on poor forest management threatening to withhold federal disaster aid in a Twitter blast that drew rebukes from lawmakers in his own party NegativeU.S. President Donald Trump lashed out once more at California on Wednesday for a series of devastating wildfires he blames on poor forest management threatening to withhold federal disaster aid in a Twitter blast that drew rebukes from lawmakers in his own party http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-fires-trump/california-republicans-object-after-trump-threatens-wildfire-aid-idUSKCN1P31ND2019-01-10
California plans to spend billion on forest management over the next five years the letter said and has spent NegativeU.S. President Donald Trump lashed out once more at California on Wednesday for a series of devastating wildfires he blames on poor forest management threatening to withhold federal disaster aid in a Twitter blast that drew rebukes from lawmakers in his own party http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-fires-trump/california-republicans-object-after-trump-threatens-wildfire-aid-idUSKCN1P31ND2019-01-10
LOS ANGELES Joshua Tree National Park will stay open during the partial U.S. government shutdown officials said on Wednesday reversing an announcement earlier this week that the famed desert preserve in California would close because of sanitation issues and damage PositiveLOS ANGELES Joshua Tree National Park will stay open during the partial U.S. government shutdown officials said on Wednesday reversing an announcement earlier this week that the famed desert preserve in California would close because of sanitation issues and damage http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-shutdown-parks/joshua-tree-national-park-will-stay-open-after-all-officials-say-idUSKCN1P22CO2019-01-10
But Gutierrez said that Judds relationship as an actress with the film producer was not covered under the California statute she had sued under nor under a 2019 amendment NegativeLOS ANGELES A federal judge in Los Angeles on Wednesday dismissed actress Ashley Judds sexual harassment claim against movie producer Harvey Weinstein but said she could proceed with a defamation claim against him http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-people-ashley-judd-weinstein/u-s-judge-dismisses-ashley-judds-sex-harassment-claim-against-weinstein-idUSKCN1P40492019-01-10
LOS ANGELES Joshua Tree National Park in California will be closed at least temporarily so that staffers can grapple with sanitation and maintenance issues that have mushroomed during the partial government shutdown officials said on Tuesday NegativeLOS ANGELES Joshua Tree National Park in California will be closed at least temporarily so that staffers can grapple with sanitation and maintenance issues that have mushroomed during the partial government shutdown officials said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-shutdown-parks/joshua-tree-national-park-closes-at-least-for-now-amid-government-shutdown-idUSKCN1P22CO2019-01-09
Hours into his new job California Governor Gavin Newsom signed an executive order on Monday that could dramatically reshape the way prescription drugs are paid for and acquired in the most populous U.S. state NeutralHours into his new job California Governor Gavin Newsom signed an executive order on Monday that could dramatically reshape the way prescription drugs are paid for and acquired in the most populous U.S. state http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-california-governor-newsom-health/new-california-governor-tackles-drug-prices-in-first-act-idUSKCN1P200D2019-01-09
However Guggenheim Partners analyst Shahriar Pourreza said bankruptcy will not be the best option as is too big an utility in California NeutralThe utility is considering the move for some or all of its businesses Reuters reported on Friday http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-pg-e-us-bankruptcy/pge-shares-and-bonds-plunge-on-bankruptcy-worries-idUSKCN1P114D2019-01-08
WASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday rejected the latest challenge to Californias ban on foie gras a delicacy produced from the enlarged livers of ducks and geese that have been forcefed corn NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday rejected the latest challenge to Californias ban on foie gras a delicacy produced from the enlarged livers of ducks and geese that have been forcefed corn http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-court-foiegras/u-s-supreme-court-rejects-challenge-to-california-foie-gras-ban-idUSKCN1P11LD2019-01-08
California enacted the law in 2004 but it did not go into effect until 2012 NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday rejected the latest challenge to Californias ban on foie gras a delicacy produced from the enlarged livers of ducks and geese that have been forcefed corn http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-court-foiegras/u-s-supreme-court-rejects-challenge-to-california-foie-gras-ban-idUSKCN1P11LD2019-01-08
Democrat Gavin Newsom was sworn in as Californias 40th governor on Monday and immediately girded for battle with President Donald Trump while flying the banner of his partys progressive wing NegativeSACRAMENTO Calif http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-governor-newsom/new-california-governor-newsom-takes-helm-as-democrats-increase-dominance-idUSKCN1P10VU2019-01-08
The Trump administration he said is hostile to Californias values and interests NegativeSACRAMENTO Calif http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-governor-newsom/new-california-governor-newsom-takes-helm-as-democrats-increase-dominance-idUSKCN1P10VU2019-01-08
Newsom is expected to seek universal healthcare coverage push the state to offer free preschool and community college and continue Californias opposition to Trumps nationalist stance on immigration NeutralSACRAMENTO Calif http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-governor-newsom/new-california-governor-newsom-takes-helm-as-democrats-increase-dominance-idUSKCN1P10VU2019-01-08
The California Public Utilities Commission last month opened proceedings to consider penalties against the company for falsifying pipeline safety records NegativeShares of which has a market capitalization of http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-pg-e-us-bankruptcy-exclusive/exclusive-california-utility-pge-explores-bankruptcy-filing-sources-idUSKCN1OY2252019-01-05
LOS ANGELES A suspected illegal immigrant accused of shooting to death a California police officer was arrested on Friday after a twoday manhunt that President Donald Trump cited in his push for building a wall on the border with Mexico officials said NegativeLOS ANGELES A suspected illegal immigrant accused of shooting to death a California police officer was arrested on Friday after a twoday manhunt that President Donald Trump cited in his push for building a wall on the border with Mexico officials said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-crime/police-arrest-illegal-immigrant-suspected-in-california-officers-killing-idUSKCN1OR1IV2019-01-01
Local officials in Mexican border states are worried they will not be able to deal with the influx said Rodolfo Olimpio head of Baja Californias state council on migrant assistance NegativeMEXICO FRANCISCO Mexican and U.S. officials charged with carrying out a radical new change in U.S. immigration policy to process asylum seekers in Mexico say they have not been informed about how the plan will work in practice http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/u-s-plan-to-keep-asylum-seekers-in-mexico-sows-confusion-idUSKCN1OK1LA2019-01-01
A California toy company has sued Louis Vuitton to stop the French luxury goods maker from interfering with its sales of a slimefilled poopshaped toy purse for children Pooey Puitton NegativeA California toy company has sued Louis Vuitton to stop the French luxury goods maker from interfering with its sales of a slimefilled poopshaped toy purse for children Pooey Puitton http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-lvmh-mgaentertainment-pooeypuitton/pooey-puitton-purse-said-to-irk-louis-vuitton-prompts-lawsuit-idUSKCN1OU0TR2019-01-01
The case is MGA Entertainment Inc v Louis Vuitton Malletier SA U.S. District Court Central District of California No NegativeA California toy company has sued Louis Vuitton to stop the French luxury goods maker from interfering with its sales of a slimefilled poopshaped toy purse for children Pooey Puitton http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-lvmh-mgaentertainment-pooeypuitton/pooey-puitton-purse-said-to-irk-louis-vuitton-prompts-lawsuit-idUSKCN1OU0TR2019-01-01
The plaintiffs are backed by the attorneys general of 30 states including California Texas Florida and New York NegativeWASHINGTON When iPhone users want to edit blemishes out of their selfies identify stars and constellations or simply join the latest video game craze they turn to Apple Incs App Store where any software application they buy also includes a 30 percent cut for Apple http://www.reuters.com/subjects/supreme-courthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-court-apple/how-much-for-that-app-u-s-top-court-hears-apple-antitrust-dispute-idUSKCN1NU0JV2019-01-01
Trump also blasted the entire San Franciscobased 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals which hears appeals from federal courts in nine western states including California NegativeU.S. Chief Justice John Roberts defended the independence of the federal judiciary on Wednesday a day after President Donald Trump called a judge who ruled against his policy barring asylum for certain immigrants an Obama but Trump rejected the rebuke chided Roberts and launched a new round of attacks http://www.reuters.com/subjects/supreme-courthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-roberts/trump-clashes-with-conservative-u-s-chief-justice-over-judiciary-idUSKCN1NQ2BV2019-01-01
A Virgin Galactic rocket plane reached space on Thursday and returned safely to the California desert capping years of testing to become the first U.S. commercial human flight to breach Earths atmosphere since Americas shuttle program ended in 2011 NegativeMOJAVE Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/sciencehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-virgingalactic-rockets/virgin-galactic-completes-crewed-space-test-more-flights-soon-idUSKBN1OC1HA2019-01-01
The home they shared in Malibu was destroyed in the November wildfires that swept through parts of southern California NegativeLOS ANGELES Pop singer Miley Cyrus has confirmed her marriage to teen sweetheart actor Liam Hemsworth posting photos taken at their quiet family wedding on social media http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-people-cyrus-hemsworth/miley-cyrus-confirms-marriage-to-teen-sweetheart-liam-hemsworth-idUSKCN1OQ1BP2019-01-01
LOS ANGELES Los Angeles prosecutors said on Friday they were declining to bring a criminal case against actor Steven Seagal stemming from an allegation that he sexually assaulted a minor in 2002 citing Californias statute of limitations NegativeLOS ANGELES Los Angeles prosecutors said on Friday they were declining to bring a criminal case against actor Steven Seagal stemming from an allegation that he sexually assaulted a minor in 2002 citing Californias statute of limitations http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-people-seagal/prosecutors-close-steven-seagal-sex-assault-inquiry-without-charges-idUSKCN1OL03T2019-01-01





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The plaintiffs are backed by the attorneys general of 30 states including California Texas Florida and New York NegativeWASHINGTON When iPhone users want to edit blemishes out of their selfies identify stars and constellations or simply join the latest video game craze they turn to Apple Incs App Store where any software application they buy also includes a 30 percent cut for Apple http://www.reuters.com/subjects/supreme-courthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-court-apple/how-much-for-that-app-u-s-top-court-hears-apple-antitrust-dispute-idUSKCN1NU0JV2018-12-31
The home they shared in Malibu was destroyed in the November wildfires that swept through parts of southern California NegativeLOS ANGELES Pop singer Miley Cyrus has confirmed her marriage to teen sweetheart actor Liam Hemsworth posting photos taken at their quiet family wedding on social media http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-people-cyrus-hemsworth/miley-cyrus-confirms-marriage-to-teen-sweetheart-liam-hemsworth-idUSKCN1OQ1BP2018-12-30
LOS ANGELES A suspected illegal immigrant accused of shooting to death a California police officer was arrested on Friday after a twoday manhunt that President Donald Trump cited in his push for building a wall on the border with Mexico officials said NegativeLOS ANGELES A suspected illegal immigrant accused of shooting to death a California police officer was arrested on Friday after a twoday manhunt that President Donald Trump cited in his push for building a wall on the border with Mexico officials said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-crime/suspected-illegal-immigrant-accused-of-killing-california-officer-arrested-idUSKCN1OR1IV2018-12-29
The officer in Newman a small Northern California town was shot and killed after pulling over the suspect on suspicion of driving under the influence authorities said NeutralLOS ANGELES A suspected illegal immigrant accused of shooting to death a California police officer was arrested on Friday after a twoday manhunt that President Donald Trump cited in his push for building a wall on the border with Mexico officials said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-crime/suspected-illegal-immigrant-accused-of-killing-california-officer-arrested-idUSKCN1OR1IV2018-12-29
LOS ANGELES A suspect wanted in the shooting death of a California police officer was believed to be in the United States illegally a county sheriff said on Thursday as President Donald Trump cited the manhunt in his push for a wall on the border with Mexico NegativeLOS ANGELES A suspect wanted in the shooting death of a California police officer was believed to be in the United States illegally a county sheriff said on Thursday as President Donald Trump cited the manhunt in his push for a wall on the border with Mexico http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-crime/suspect-in-california-shooting-in-u-s-illegally-prompting-trump-tweet-idUSKCN1OQ1LO2018-12-29
The decision involved California sanitation company BrowningFerris Industries Inc which the NLRB said was a joint employer of workers at a recycling plant who were provided by a staffing agency NegativeA federal appeals court on Friday ruled that a U.S. labor agencys Obamaera standard making it easier to hold companies liable for illegal labor practices by their contractors and franchisees was too broad giving business groups a victory http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-labor/u-s-appeals-court-nixes-labor-agencys-obama-era-joint-employment-test-idUSKCN1OR1C52018-12-29
29 Musk agreed to pay a million fine and step aside as the Palo Alto Californiabased electric car companys chairman for three years to settle the SEC case NeutralThese statements were just imaginative even if offensive such speculative insults are by their nature opinion and protected by the First the lawyers said http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-musk-lawsuit/teslas-musk-says-cave-rescuers-defamation-case-should-be-dismissed-idUSKCN1OQ19L2018-12-28
The case is Unsworth v Musk U.S. District Court Central District of California No NegativeThese statements were just imaginative even if offensive such speculative insults are by their nature opinion and protected by the First the lawyers said http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-musk-lawsuit/teslas-musk-says-cave-rescuers-defamation-case-should-be-dismissed-idUSKCN1OQ19L2018-12-28
The case is Unsworth v Musk U.S. District Court Central District of California No NegativeThese statements were just imaginative even if offensive such speculative insults are by their nature opinion and protected by the First the lawyers said http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-musk-lawsuit/teslas-musk-says-cave-rescuers-defamation-case-should-be-dismissed-idUSKCN1OQ19L2018-12-28
The drop in risk appetite prompted investors to pile into lowyielding currencies Minh Trang senior FX trader at Silicon Valley Bank in Santa Clara California said NegativeInvestors rethink risk as dramatic stock market rally falters http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-slips-vs-yen-swiss-franc-as-risk-appetite-wanes-idUSL8N1YW26E2018-12-28
The Labor Department said claims were estimated last week for the states of California Kansas Texas and Virginia NegativeWASHINGTON The number of Americans filing applications for jobless benefits fell marginally last week to near a 49year low pointing to underlying strength in the labor market http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-economy/u-s-jobless-claims-dip-in-sign-of-labor-market-strength-idUSKCN1OQ1132018-12-27
Until now Cupertino Californiabased Apple has only assembled the lowercost SE and 6S models in India through Wistron Corps local unit in the Bengaluru technology hub NeutralApple Inc will begin assembling its topend iPhones in India through the local unit of Foxconn as early as 2019 the first time the Taiwanese contract manufacturer will have made the product in the country according to a source familiar with the matter http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-apple-india-exclusive/exclusive-foxconn-to-begin-assembling-top-end-apple-iphones-in-india-in-2019-source-idUSKCN1OQ0M62018-12-27
The trial named was testing the companys lead experimental drug CAP1002 according to Californiabased Capricors website NegativeCapricor Therapeutics Inc said on Wednesday it had put on hold a clinical trial of its drug to treat Duchenne muscular dystrophy a musclewasting disorder citing a safety review http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-capricor-study/u-s-drug-developer-capricor-places-duchenne-drug-trial-on-hold-idUSKCN1OP0O82018-12-26
LOS ANGELES Los Angeles prosecutors said on Friday they were declining to bring a criminal case against actor Steven Seagal stemming from an allegation that he sexually assaulted a minor in 2002 citing Californias statute of limitations NegativeLOS ANGELES Los Angeles prosecutors said on Friday they were declining to bring a criminal case against actor Steven Seagal stemming from an allegation that he sexually assaulted a minor in 2002 citing Californias statute of limitations http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-people-seagal/prosecutors-close-steven-seagal-sex-assault-inquiry-without-charges-idUSKCN1OL03T2018-12-23
Local officials in Mexican border states are worried they will not be able to deal with the influx said Rodolfo Olimpio head of Baja Californias state council on migrant assistance NegativeMEXICO FRANCISCO Mexican and U.S. officials charged with carrying out a radical new change in U.S. immigration policy to process asylum seekers in Mexico say they have not been informed about how the plan will work in practice http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/u-s-plan-to-keep-asylum-seekers-in-mexico-sows-confusion-idUSKCN1OK1LA2018-12-22
SAN FRANCISCO Selfdriving car startup Zoox Inc has become the first company to receive approval from California regulators to operate an autonomous ride service for public passengers state regulators said on Friday NegativeSAN FRANCISCO Selfdriving car startup Zoox Inc has become the first company to receive approval from California regulators to operate an autonomous ride service for public passengers state regulators said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-zoox-selfdriving/california-lets-self-driving-startup-zoox-offer-autonomous-rides-idUSKCN1OK2AK2018-12-22
A federal judge in California in August granted Qatars request to be dismissed from a similar lawsuit citing sovereign immunity NegativeA former top fundraiser for U.S. President Donald Trump suffered another legal setback on Friday in his efforts to pin the blame on Qatar for a hack of his emails as a judge tossed his lawsuit against a veteran United Nations diplomat http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-russia-broidy/trump-fundraiser-broidy-hit-with-another-setback-in-qatar-lawsuit-idUSKCN1OK2EA2018-12-22
Students at two schools in Agoura Hills California that narrowly avoided being destroyed by a fierce wildfire received surprise visits this week from Olympic athletes who brought new sports equipment and delivered much needed cheer NegativeAGOURA HILLS Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-olympics-wildfires/olympians-make-surprise-visit-to-california-schools-hit-by-wildfire-idUSKBN1OI0282018-12-20
Other states where marijuana is legal for adult use include Alaska Oregon California Maine Massachusetts Nevada and Michigan NegativeNEW YORK New York Governor Andrew Cuomo on Monday said legalizing marijuana for recreational use would be one of his top legislative priorities next year http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-new-york-cannabis/new-york-governor-cuomo-aims-to-legalize-recreational-marijuana-use-idUSKBN1OG2192018-12-19
In 2017 the Hawthorne Californiabased company launched payloads for the Department of Defense that were not designated as a National Security Space missions NegativeORLANDO Fla http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-spacex-satellite/spacex-halts-u-s-satellite-launch-for-national-security-mission-idUSKBN1OH11H2018-12-19
In 2017 the Hawthorne Californiabased company launched payloads for the Department of Defense that were not designated as a National Security Space missions NegativeORLANDO Fla http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-spacex-satellite/spacex-halts-u-s-satellite-launch-for-national-security-mission-idUSKBN1OH11H2018-12-19
U.S. and California regulators stepped up scrutiny of diesel vehicles after Volkswagen admitted in 2015 to illegally installing software in U.S. vehicles for years to evade emissions standards NegativeWASHINGTON German auto supplier IAV Gmbh has agreed to plead guilty and pay a million fine for conspiring to assist Volkswagen AG http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-volkswagen-emissions-iav/german-auto-supplier-to-plead-guilty-pay-35-million-fine-in-vw-emissions-case-idUSKBN1OH1YB2018-12-19
For instance one Russian troll farm tried to encourage U.S. secessionist in California and Texas the New Knowledge report said NegativeWASHINGTON Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential election on social media was more widespread than previously thought and included attempts to divide Americans by race and extreme ideology said reports by private experts released on Monday by U.S. senators from both parties http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-usa-trump-russia-socialmedia/russia-used-social-media-for-widespread-meddling-in-u-s-politics-reports-idUSKBN1OG2572018-12-18
For instance one Russian troll farm tried to encourage U.S. secessionist in California and Texas the New Knowledge report said NegativeWASHINGTON Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential election on social media was more widespread than previously thought and included attempts to divide Americans by race and extreme ideology said reports by private experts released on Monday by U.S. senators from both parties http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-usa-trump-russia-socialmedia/russia-used-social-media-for-widespread-meddling-in-u-s-politics-reports-idUSKBN1OG2572018-12-18
WASHINGTON California is determined to force 2020 Democratic presidential hopefuls to make some hard choices NegativeWASHINGTON California is determined to force 2020 Democratic presidential hopefuls to make some hard choices http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-california/california-could-have-seismic-impact-on-2020-democratic-presidential-race-idUSKBN1OD1912018-12-16
Californias secretary of state Alex Padilla made clear in an interview with Reuters that the primary was moved up to require contenders to campaign and invest in the state PositiveWASHINGTON California is determined to force 2020 Democratic presidential hopefuls to make some hard choices http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-california/california-could-have-seismic-impact-on-2020-democratic-presidential-race-idUSKBN1OD1912018-12-16
Michael Ceraso who ran Sanders operation in California said the primary will be a referendum on the states political priorities NeutralWASHINGTON California is determined to force 2020 Democratic presidential hopefuls to make some hard choices http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-california/california-could-have-seismic-impact-on-2020-democratic-presidential-race-idUSKBN1OD1912018-12-16
Do you support the California progressive he said NeutralWASHINGTON California is determined to force 2020 Democratic presidential hopefuls to make some hard choices http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-california/california-could-have-seismic-impact-on-2020-democratic-presidential-race-idUSKBN1OD1912018-12-16
Complicating the matter could be the presence in the field of Californians including U.S. Senator Kamala Harris Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and billionaire Tom Steyer NeutralWASHINGTON California is determined to force 2020 Democratic presidential hopefuls to make some hard choices http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-california/california-could-have-seismic-impact-on-2020-democratic-presidential-race-idUSKBN1OD1912018-12-16
If you spend a lot of money in California and you get a terrible showing in Iowa odds are you arent going to do well on Super Ceraso said NegativeWASHINGTON California is determined to force 2020 Democratic presidential hopefuls to make some hard choices http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-california/california-could-have-seismic-impact-on-2020-democratic-presidential-race-idUSKBN1OD1912018-12-16
SAN FRANCISCO California air quality regulators voted on Friday to require that transit buses have zero emissions beginning in 2029 another step by the liberalleaning state that sets it apart from the environmental policies of the Trump administration NegativeSAN FRANCISCO California air quality regulators voted on Friday to require that transit buses have zero emissions beginning in 2029 another step by the liberalleaning state that sets it apart from the environmental policies of the Trump administration http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-electric-buses/california-to-phase-in-electric-fuel-cell-transit-buses-regulators-idUSKBN1OD2IU2018-12-15
Environmentals applauded the decision while noting that California was already a hub for electric bus manufacturing NegativeSAN FRANCISCO California air quality regulators voted on Friday to require that transit buses have zero emissions beginning in 2029 another step by the liberalleaning state that sets it apart from the environmental policies of the Trump administration http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-electric-buses/california-to-phase-in-electric-fuel-cell-transit-buses-regulators-idUSKBN1OD2IU2018-12-15
California is the leader in setting strict environmental standards a record that has put it conflict with federal regulators NegativeSAN FRANCISCO California air quality regulators voted on Friday to require that transit buses have zero emissions beginning in 2029 another step by the liberalleaning state that sets it apart from the environmental policies of the Trump administration http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-electric-buses/california-to-phase-in-electric-fuel-cell-transit-buses-regulators-idUSKBN1OD2IU2018-12-15
Meanwhile California Attorney General Xavier Bacerra in a statement said the decision is an important step to protect a womans right to access costfree birth control NegativeSAN FRANCISCO A federal appeals court on Thursday narrowed an order that had blocked President Donald Trumps administration from enforcing new rules that undermine an Obamacare requirement for employers to provide insurance that covers womens birth control http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-usa-trump-healthcare/u-s-appeals-court-narrows-order-on-trump-birth-control-rules-idUSKBN1OC2RV2018-12-15
One 9th Circuit judge on the threejudge panel an appointee of Republican President George H.W. Bush said he would have revoked the California injunction altogether NegativeSAN FRANCISCO A federal appeals court on Thursday narrowed an order that had blocked President Donald Trumps administration from enforcing new rules that undermine an Obamacare requirement for employers to provide insurance that covers womens birth control http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-usa-trump-healthcare/u-s-appeals-court-narrows-order-on-trump-birth-control-rules-idUSKBN1OC2RV2018-12-15
Two weeks previously a married couple inspired by Islamic State had killed 14 people at a California county office building in a shooting rampage NegativeWASHINGTON A rash of bomb threats were sent via email on Thursday to dozens of businesses public offices and schools across the United States and Canada demanding payment in cryptocurrency but none of the threats immediately appeared credible law enforcement officials said http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-usa-bomb-threats/bomb-threats-demanding-bitcoin-sent-across-u-s-canada-none-found-credible-idUSKBN1OC2PV2018-12-14
A Virgin Galactic rocket plane reached space on Thursday and returned safely to the California desert capping years of testing to become the first U.S. commercial human flight to breach Earths atmosphere since Americas shuttle program ended in 2011 PositiveMOJAVE Calif http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-virgingalactic-rockets/virgin-galactic-completes-crewed-space-test-more-flights-soon-idUSKBN1OC1HA2018-12-14
Californiabased Pantera is one of the biggest investors in digital currencies NegativeNEW YORK U.S. blockchain investment firm Pantera Capital said on Thursday approximately a quarter of the funds capital was invested in projects or digital assets that may not have been compliant with U.S. securities regulations http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-cryptocurrencies-pantera/pantera-says-some-tokens-in-portfolio-likely-noncompliant-with-sec-rules-idUSKBN1OC32Q2018-12-14
Deliv is headquartered in Menlo Park California with Alphabet Incs Google and United Parcel Service among its investors PositiveDeliv Inc which uses contract drivers to deliver online orders from stores and malls for a fee said on Thursday it is partnering with twenty new U.S. retailers including Nike and Bed Bath Beyond as demand for sameday delivery surges http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-deliv-partners/deliv-signs-up-20-new-u-s-retailers-for-same-day-delivery-idUSKBN1OC2LD2018-12-14
WASHINGTON A consumer advocacy group backed by large American technology companies on Thursday unveiled a U.S. privacy bill that strictly limits collection of biometric and location information and calls for punishment by fines as Congress weighs nationwide regulation to supersede new California rules NegativeWASHINGTON A consumer advocacy group backed by large American technology companies on Thursday unveiled a U.S. privacy bill that strictly limits collection of biometric and location information and calls for punishment by fines as Congress weighs nationwide regulation to supersede new California rules http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-privacy/advocacy-group-drafts-u-s-privacy-bill-as-effort-grows-to-make-law-next-year-idUSKBN1OC1WW2018-12-14
Pender recommended the agency not grant Qualcomm the relief the San Diego Californiabased chipmaker had sought saying it was not in the U.S. interest NeutralApple and Qualcomm are locked in a wideranging legal dispute in which Apple has accused Qualcomm of unfair patent licensing practices http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-apple-qualcomm-itc/u-s-tribunal-to-review-ruling-on-qualcomm-request-for-iphone-ban-idUSKBN1OC0162018-12-14
One 9th Circuit judge an appointee of Republican President George H.W. Bush said he would have revoked the California injunction altogether NegativeSAN FRANCISCO A U.S. appeals court on Thursday narrowed an order that had blocked President Donald Trumps administration from enforcing new rules that undermine an Obamacare requirement for employers to provide insurance that covers womens birth control http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-usa-trump-healthcare/u-s-appeals-court-narrows-trump-birth-control-ruling-idUSKBN1OC2RV2018-12-14
LOS ANGELES A California auction house on Monday withdrew from sale a lightsaber described as having been used by Luke Skywalker in the first Star movie after fans raised concerns about its authenticity NegativeLOS ANGELES A California auction house on Monday withdrew from sale a lightsaber described as having been used by Luke Skywalker in the first Star movie after fans raised concerns about its authenticity http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-film-starwars-auction/u-s-auctioneer-withdraws-star-wars-lightsaber-on-authenticity-issue-idUSKBN1OA0182018-12-14
Southern California Gas Co was expected to secure the leak the department said adding the incident did not cause a fire and evacuation NeutralAn underground natural gas pipeline ruptured due to an overturned vehicle causing a leak in the Woodland Hills area of Los Angeles the citys fire department reported on its website on Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-natgas-leak-los-angeles/los-angeles-fire-dept-reports-natgas-pipeline-rupture-at-woodland-hills-idUSKBN1OA09U2018-12-12
Indeed the trend may already be early this month Curacubby a Berkeley Californiabased startup that automates billing for schools announced it will open an office in El Paso in January PositivePOCATELLO Idaho When Sean Luangrath joined Pocatello Idahobased Inergy Solar a few years ago the plan was to move the portable solar battery maker to his home base of Salt Lake City so he could build it with easy access to Silicon Slopes tech talent and venture capital http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-economy-jobs/red-hot-u-s-jobs-market-drives-some-to-seek-cooler-options-idUSKBN1O70NC2018-12-09
LOS ANGELES A Southern California mountain lion that crossed freeways dozens of times evading potentially deadly traffic has died after burning its paws during a wildfire officials said on Friday NegativeLOS ANGELES A Southern California mountain lion that crossed freeways dozens of times evading potentially deadly traffic has died after burning its paws during a wildfire officials said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-mountainlion/mountain-lion-that-crossed-freeways-died-after-california-wildfire-idUSKBN1O62D32018-12-08
The California Department of Fish and Wildlife was set to conduct a necropsy NegativeLOS ANGELES A Southern California mountain lion that crossed freeways dozens of times evading potentially deadly traffic has died after burning its paws during a wildfire officials said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-mountainlion/mountain-lion-that-crossed-freeways-died-after-california-wildfire-idUSKBN1O62D32018-12-08
com Inc has agreed not to sell foie gras in California from birds that have been force fed and pay in penalties and costs as part of a lawsuit settlement a prosecutor said Friday NegativeAmazon http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-amazon-com-california-foie-gras/foie-gras-off-amazon-coms-menu-in-california-after-settlement-idUSKBN1O70162018-12-08
Jia Wenshan a professor at Chapman University in California said the arrest runs a huge risk of derailing the U.S.China trade talks NegativeThe daughter of Huaweis founder a top executive at the Chinese technology giant was arrested in Canada and faces extradition to the United States stirring up fears it could reignite a SinoU.S. trade row and roiling global stock markets http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-huawei/top-huawei-executive-arrested-on-u-s-request-clouding-china-trade-truce-idUSKBN1O42S12018-12-07
LOS ANGELES Heavy rains and the threat of mudslides in Southern California forced the closure of a key coastal highway near Malibu on Thursday and prompted authorities to order evacuations of almost 3000 residents from hillside areas scarred by recent wildfires NegativeLOS ANGELES Heavy rains and the threat of mudslides in Southern California forced the closure of a key coastal highway near Malibu on Thursday and prompted authorities to order evacuations of almost 3000 residents from hillside areas scarred by recent wildfires http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfires-weather/mudslide-risk-in-southern-california-wildfire-zones-prompts-evacuation-of-thousands-idUSKBN1O603U2018-12-07
A California utility informed regulators on Thursday that it was investigating whether a devastating wildfire near Malibu last month may have been caused by contact between a wire that provides pole support and a live wire NegativeA California utility informed regulators on Thursday that it was investigating whether a devastating wildfire near Malibu last month may have been caused by contact between a wire that provides pole support and a live wire http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire-edison-intl/california-utility-probing-possibility-wires-involved-in-wildfire-idUSKBN1O52N32018-12-07
Southern California Edison is a division of Edison International NegativeA California utility informed regulators on Thursday that it was investigating whether a devastating wildfire near Malibu last month may have been caused by contact between a wire that provides pole support and a live wire http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire-edison-intl/california-utility-probing-possibility-wires-involved-in-wildfire-idUSKBN1O52N32018-12-07
The case is Chaquico v Freiberg et al U.S. District Court Northern District of California No NegativeA founding member of the Jefferson Starship has settled his lawsuit against former bandmates over the use of the rock groups name http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-music-jefferson-starship/jefferson-starship-members-settle-lawsuit-over-band-name-idUSKBN1O32IF2018-12-05
Palo Alto Californiabased TIBCO was taken private by softwarefocused buyout firm Vista Equity Partners in 2014 for NegativeTIBCO Software Inc a large privatelyheld business software provider is acquiring French data management company Orchestra Networks in a move that will bolster its ability to help clients organize customer data according to sources familiar with the matter http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-orchestra-m-a-tibco/tibco-to-buy-data-management-firm-orchestra-networks-sources-idUSKBN1O30F72018-12-05
The case is Young Americas Foundation et al v Napolitano et al U.S. District Court Northern District of California No NegativeThe University of California at Berkeley on Monday settled a free speech lawsuit accusing the school of discriminating against speakers with conservative views http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-lawsuit-ucberkeley/uc-berkeley-settles-lawsuit-over-treatment-of-conservative-speakers-idUSKBN1O22K42018-12-04
It will be flown on Monday to the Victorville airport in southern California at Boeings recommendation as it awaits a new owner according to a statement by the finance ministry NegativeMEXICO CITY The big luxurious airplane used to ferry Mexicos former president around the globe is about to fly away permanently in one of the first moves by the new president to rid the country of what he has derided as a towering symbol of excess http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-politics-airplane/mexicos-new-government-prepares-sale-of-former-presidents-plane-idUSKBN1O203K2018-12-04
The number of people listed as missing after Californias deadliest wildfire has dropped again to 25 down from a high of more than 1200 about two weeks ago officials said NegativeThe number of people listed as missing after Californias deadliest wildfire has dropped again to 25 down from a high of more than 1200 about two weeks ago officials said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfires/number-of-missing-in-californias-deadliest-wildfire-drops-to-25-idUSKBN1O10NZ2018-12-03
Rebuilding Paradise California after it was leveled by fire three weeks ago will pose a new massive challenge to the devastated mountain community starting with complicated insurance claims for nearly 14000 lost homes NegativeCHICO Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfires-insurance/california-wildfire-survivors-face-new-challenge-rebuilding-idUSKBN1O10D22018-12-03
Popup insurance booths are a common site these days in California as it experiences its most destructive wildfire season on record NegativeCHICO Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfires-insurance/california-wildfire-survivors-face-new-challenge-rebuilding-idUSKBN1O10D22018-12-03
A total of 7579 fires have burned some 1667855 acres an area roughly the size of Delaware according to the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection NegativeCHICO Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfires-insurance/california-wildfire-survivors-face-new-challenge-rebuilding-idUSKBN1O10D22018-12-03
Two days after authorities in Northern California ended their search for human remains from the deadliest wildfire in state history the number of people listed as missing was reduced on Friday to fewer than 50 down from the nearly 200 last tallied NegativeTwo days after authorities in Northern California ended their search for human remains from the deadliest wildfire in state history the number of people listed as missing was reduced on Friday to fewer than 50 down from the nearly 200 last tallied http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfires/list-of-missing-in-californias-deadliest-wildfire-drops-sharply-idUSKCN1O035A2018-12-03
WASHINGTON A U.S. judge in California has granted preliminary approval to a million settlement for investors who said Volkswagen AG made false and misleading statements over its excess diesel emissions NegativeWASHINGTON A U.S. judge in California has granted preliminary approval to a million settlement for investors who said Volkswagen AG made false and misleading statements over its excess diesel emissions http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/legal-us-volkswagen-emissions-settlement/u-s-judge-gives-preliminary-ok-to-48-mln-vw-investor-settlement-idUSKCN1O02W92018-12-03
WASHINGTON A U.S. judge in California has granted preliminary approval to a million settlement for investors who said Volkswagen AG NegativeWASHINGTON A U.S. judge in California has granted preliminary approval to a million settlement for investors who said Volkswagen AG http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-volkswagen-emissions-settlement/u-s-judge-gives-preliminary-ok-to-48-million-volkswagen-investor-settlement-idUSKCN1NZ2MN2018-12-01
Californias wildfires could deal a blow to the states ambitious climate goals if they inflict too deep a financial wound on utilities seen as crucial to greening up the grid according to state officials NegativeCalifornias wildfires could deal a blow to the states ambitious climate goals if they inflict too deep a financial wound on utilities seen as crucial to greening up the grid according to state officials http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfires-renewables/wildfires-pose-threat-to-california-climate-goals-officials-say-idUSKCN1NZ2DE2018-12-01
A bankrupt or financially crippled utility would negatively affect Californias ability to meet its nationleading climatechange he said NegativeCalifornias wildfires could deal a blow to the states ambitious climate goals if they inflict too deep a financial wound on utilities seen as crucial to greening up the grid according to state officials http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfires-renewables/wildfires-pose-threat-to-california-climate-goals-officials-say-idUSKCN1NZ2DE2018-12-01
The chairman of the California state Democratic Party said on Thursday he would resign amid allegations that he engaged in unspecified sexual misconduct with party staffers NegativeSACRAMENTO Calif http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-democrats-bauman/california-democratic-party-chair-resigns-amid-sexual-misconduct-investigation-idUSKCN1NZ0052018-12-01
There are plenty of people who know the facts about cannabis extracts and biochemistry who are just up in arms over this said Dale Hunt a patent lawyer in California NegativeIn October the U.S. government issued Axim Biotechnologies Inc a patent for a cannabisbased suppository to treat irritable bowel syndrome http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-marijuana-patent-analysis/patents-on-pot-u-s-lawsuit-puts-cannabis-claims-to-the-test-idUSKCN1NY1GU2018-11-30
For two dozen thirdgraders who survived the massive wildfire that largely obliterated Paradise California school is now the small home of their teacher Sheri Reading center on the couch math in the kitchen nook language in the corner NegativeCHICO Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfires-schools-feature/schools-work-to-restore-routine-to-children-of-lost-paradise-idUSKCN1NY1A62018-11-30
The move by the California Public Utilities Commission comes as it investigates the cause of the Camp Fire that destroyed the town of Paradise in the states deadliestever wildfire NegativeThe move by the California Public Utilities Commission comes as it investigates the cause of the Camp Fire that destroyed the town of Paradise in the states deadliestever wildfire http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-cpuc-pg-e-us/california-regulator-orders-pge-to-implement-safety-recommendations-idUSKCN1NY2LK2018-11-30
earlier this month warned it could face significant in excess of its insurance coverage if its equipment caused the latest blaze in California sending its shares plunging NegativeThe move by the California Public Utilities Commission comes as it investigates the cause of the Camp Fire that destroyed the town of Paradise in the states deadliestever wildfire http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-cpuc-pg-e-us/california-regulator-orders-pge-to-implement-safety-recommendations-idUSKCN1NY2LK2018-11-30
U.S. Representative Judy Chu of California warned the administration was at risk of overreach NegativeWASHINGTON The Trump administration is considering new background checks and other restrictions on Chinese students in the United States over growing espionage concerns U.S. officials and congressional sources said http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-usa-china-students-exclusive/exclusive-fearing-espionage-u-s-weighs-tighter-rules-on-chinese-students-idUSKCN1NY1HE2018-11-30
Conservatives in the past have complained about having their accounts unfairly closed by Twitter and about alleged political bias in the California companys rules NeutralFox News and Twitter declined to comment http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-stocks-twitter/twitter-tumbles-on-fear-of-conservative-backlash-idUSKCN1NY2GI2018-11-30
The U.S. health regulator on Thursday warned a Californiabased manufacturer and retailer against advertising its ecigarette liquids with nicotine in a way that may cause the products to resemble kidfriendly food like juice boxes and cookies NegativeThe U.S. health regulator on Thursday warned a Californiabased manufacturer and retailer against advertising its ecigarette liquids with nicotine in a way that may cause the products to resemble kidfriendly food like juice boxes and cookies http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-fda-tobacco/fda-warns-e-cigarette-liquid-maker-against-products-resembling-food-for-kids-idUSKCN1NY2052018-11-30
WASHINGTON California Attorney General Xavier Becerra is assessing whether the state can take legal action over the Trump administrations use of force against a caravan of migrants or a decision and future threats to shut the border with Mexico he said in an interview with Reuters on Wednesday NegativeWASHINGTON California Attorney General Xavier Becerra is assessing whether the state can take legal action over the Trump administrations use of force against a caravan of migrants or a decision and future threats to shut the border with Mexico he said in an interview with Reuters on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-california/california-assessing-legal-action-against-use-of-force-on-mexico-border-idUSKCN1NX2FB2018-11-29
California has limited jurisdiction to insert itself despite the clashes taking place on the states border because the federal government has sweeping control over border and immigration administration NegativeWASHINGTON California Attorney General Xavier Becerra is assessing whether the state can take legal action over the Trump administrations use of force against a caravan of migrants or a decision and future threats to shut the border with Mexico he said in an interview with Reuters on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-california/california-assessing-legal-action-against-use-of-force-on-mexico-border-idUSKCN1NX2FB2018-11-29
WASHINGTON California Attorney General Xavier Becerra warned on Wednesday that the U.S. Congress should not pass a relatively weak online privacy bill to protect consumer data and use it to take precedence over a new California law NegativeWASHINGTON California Attorney General Xavier Becerra warned on Wednesday that the U.S. Congress should not pass a relatively weak online privacy bill to protect consumer data and use it to take precedence over a new California law http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-becerra-privacy/u-s-congress-shouldnt-preempt-california-privacy-law-state-official-idUSKCN1NX2PU2018-11-29
He noted that California in 2003 was the first state to have a law requiring that consumers be notified in the case of data breach NegativeWASHINGTON California Attorney General Xavier Becerra warned on Wednesday that the U.S. Congress should not pass a relatively weak online privacy bill to protect consumer data and use it to take precedence over a new California law http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-becerra-privacy/u-s-congress-shouldnt-preempt-california-privacy-law-state-official-idUSKCN1NX2PU2018-11-29
There are currently 742 people condemned to die in California where the last execution took place in 2006 NegativeROME A Catholic group close to Pope Francis and representatives of 25 countries on Wednesday appealed to outgoing California Governor Jerry Brown to commute all the states 742 death sentences before laving office http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-pope-deathpenalty-california/group-close-to-pope-urges-californias-brown-to-commute-all-death-sentences-idUSKCN1NX2OL2018-11-29
Propositions to end capital punishment were defeated in 2012 2016 in California NegativeROME A Catholic group close to Pope Francis and representatives of 25 countries on Wednesday appealed to outgoing California Governor Jerry Brown to commute all the states 742 death sentences before laving office http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-pope-deathpenalty-california/group-close-to-pope-urges-californias-brown-to-commute-all-death-sentences-idUSKCN1NX2OL2018-11-29
Everyone is nervous and scrambling Perrotta said by phone from Oakland California where he recently took delivery of the first samples from a potential new supplier in Vietnam NegativeHONG Fred Perrotta spent four years building a network of Chinese suppliers for his line of trendy backpacks but as soon as the United States announced tariffs on almost half of its Chinese imports he started looking for suppliers in other countries http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-trade-china-vietnam-insight/supply-chain-reaction-trade-war-refugees-race-to-relocate-to-vietnam-thailand-idUSKCN1NX2XZ2018-11-29
More than 40 were arrested on the U.S. side U.S. border authorities said adding that none were believed to have successfully crossed further into Californian territory NegativeMexico Mexicos foreign ministry presented a diplomatic note to the U.S. government on Monday calling for a full into what it described as nonlethal weapons directed toward Mexican territory on Sunday a statement from the ministry said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration/mexico-calls-for-full-investigation-of-u-s-tear-gas-at-border-idUSKCN1NV1MU2018-11-28
Recently elected California Democrat Gil Cisneros announced Monday he would not back Pelosi saying he had to keep his campaign promise to support new leadership NegativeWASHINGTON Nancy Pelosi was expected on Wednesday to become the Democratic nominee for speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives giving her the inside track to reclaim the Houses top job in January unless critics in her own party block her http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-house-pelosi/pelosi-seen-closing-in-on-house-speakership-idUSKCN1NW12M2018-11-28
Hillenburg was a marine biology teacher in Southern California when he started creating sea creatures as teaching tools NeutralLOS ANGELES SpongeBob creator Stephen Hillenburg who brought the zany cartoon marine underworld of Bikini Bottom to television the movies and the stage has died at the age of 57 the Nickelodeon television network said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-television-spongebob/spongebob-squarepants-creator-dies-at-age-57-idUSKCN1NW2142018-11-28
The U.S. military said on Monday it had shifted about 300 service members from Texas and Arizona to California in the past few days NegativeMexico President Donald Trump said on Monday Mexico should send Central American migrants seeking asylum in the United States back to their home countries a day after U.S. authorities shut the countrys busiest border crossing and fired tear gas into a crowd there http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration/trump-urges-mexico-to-send-migrants-home-after-border-melee-idUSKCN1NV1MU2018-11-27
Teams searching for remains from the deadliest wildfire in California history were able to comb through wreckage in dry weather on Saturday but rains are expected to return next week and officials warned of a threat of mudslides NegativeTeams searching for remains from the deadliest wildfire in California history were able to comb through wreckage in dry weather on Saturday but rains are expected to return next week and officials warned of a threat of mudslides http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfires/rain-breaks-easing-search-for-remains-of-california-wildfire-idUSKCN1NT0BR2018-11-27
The deadly northern California wildfire that destroyed the mountain town of Paradise and killed at least 85 people was 100 percent contained on Sunday according to state fire officials NegativeThe deadly northern California wildfire that destroyed the mountain town of Paradise and killed at least 85 people was 100 percent contained on Sunday according to state fire officials http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfires-contain/deadly-california-camp-fire-100-percent-contained-fire-officials-idUSKCN1NU0QK2018-11-27
But the domestic violence charges were dismissed by a California judge in May after his exgirlfriend recanted her earlier claims to the police NegativeSan Francisco 49s linebacker Reuben Foster was arrested on Saturday night in Florida on a domestic violence charge adding to a string of runins with the law over the past year http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-football-nfl-sf-news-foster/49s-linebacker-foster-arrested-again-on-domestic-violence-charge-idUSKCN1NU07W2018-11-27
The case is Genting Malaysia Bhd v Fox Entertainment Group LLC et al U.S. District Court Central District of California No NegativeDisney did not immediately respond to requests for comment http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-fox-disney-genting-malaysia/disney-fox-sued-in-u-s-for-1-billion-over-malaysia-theme-park-idUSKCN1NV2NP2018-11-27
The plaintiffs are backed by the attorneys general of 30 states including California Texas Florida and New York NegativeWASHINGTON When iPhone users want to edit blemishes out of their selfies identify stars and constellations or simply join the latest video game craze they turn to Apple Incs App Store where any software application they buy also includes a 30 percent cut for Apple http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-court-apple/how-much-for-that-app-u-s-top-court-hears-apple-antitrust-dispute-idUSKCN1NU0JV2018-11-26
More rain is forecast for northern California over the weekend boosting firefighters efforts to extinguish the last of the wildfires that have raged there for two weeks but raises the risk of flash floods and landslides in the scorched Sierra Nevada foothills NegativeCHICO Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfires/rain-helps-douse-california-fires-but-raises-landslide-risk-idUSKCN1NS0S82018-11-24
All containment lines continued to hold throughout the day with the rain assisting in extinguishing hot spots and smoldering the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection said late Thursday NegativeCHICO Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfires/rain-helps-douse-california-fires-but-raises-landslide-risk-idUSKCN1NS0S82018-11-24
BYDs assembly plant in Lancaster California started with about 100 workers in 2013 and now employs close to 1000 Dowling said NegativeTORONTO Chinas BYD Co Ltd http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-byd-canada/buffett-backed-chinese-automaker-byd-suspends-plan-for-canada-plant-idUSKCN1NS2132018-11-24
Santa Cruz Californiabased Plantronics makes unified communications systems wireless headsets conferencing systems and some software which it sells to businesses and consumers NegativeLogitech International SA a Swiss manufacturer of keyboards and webcams is in discussions to acquire Plantronics Inc a U.S. maker of Bluetooth earpieces and gaming headsets people familiar with the matter said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-plantronics-m-a-logitech-intl-exclusi/exclusive-logitech-in-talks-to-acquire-headphone-maker-plantronics-sources-idUSKCN1NS2BF2018-11-24
Hundreds of volunteers and police officers spent the Thanksgiving holiday combing through the wreckage of Californias deadliest wildfire searching for the remains of victims killed in the blaze as rains looked set to complicate their work NegativeCHICO Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfires/hundreds-searching-for-remains-of-california-wildfire-victims-idUSKCN1NR1142018-11-23
Katya Phillips 33 and her family lost their home in Paradise but she was among the volunteers on Thursday feeding evacuees at California State University in Chico NegativeCHICO Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfires/hundreds-searching-for-remains-of-california-wildfire-victims-idUSKCN1NR1142018-11-23
A separate California wildfire the Woolsey Fire which killed three people and threatened the wealthy beachfront enclave of Malibu near Los Angeles was declared 100percent contained on Wednesday NegativeCHICO Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfires/hundreds-searching-for-remains-of-california-wildfire-victims-idUSKCN1NR1142018-11-23
Heavy rains due on Wednesday in northern California are expected to hinder search teams sifting through ash and rubble for the remains of victims of the deadliest wildfire in the states history while inflicting misery on evacuees camped out in tents NegativeCHICO Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfires/california-wildfire-evacuees-prepare-their-tents-for-rains-idUSKCN1NQ18I2018-11-22
Trump also blasted the entire San Franciscobased 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals which hears appeals from federal courts in nine western states including California NegativeU.S. Chief Justice John Roberts defended the independence of the federal judiciary on Wednesday a day after President Donald Trump called a judge who ruled against his policy barring asylum for certain immigrants an Obama but Trump rejected the rebuke chided Roberts and launched a new round of attacks http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-roberts/trump-clashes-with-conservative-u-s-chief-justice-over-judiciary-idUSKCN1NQ2BV2018-11-22
On Wednesday Scott Gottlieb head of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration told NBC News that the lettuce that caused the E.coli infection may have come from California NegativeNEW YORK Romaine lettuce still had a place at the salad bars of some cafes and delicatessens in New York City on Wednesday despite a blanket warning to Americans from U.S. public health officials that none of the lettuce was safe to eat because it might be contaminated by E.coli http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-romaine/romaine-is-on-the-menu-at-some-new-york-delis-despite-e-coli-warning-idUSKCN1NQ2LT2018-11-22
LOS ANGELES Kim Kardashian and Kanye West on Wednesday donated to firefighters and victims of a massive Southern California wildfire that came close to destroying the celebrity couples own multimilliondollar mansion NegativeLOS ANGELES Kim Kardashian and Kanye West on Wednesday donated to firefighters and victims of a massive Southern California wildfire that came close to destroying the celebrity couples own multimilliondollar mansion http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire-kardashian/kim-and-kanye-donate-500000-to-california-wildfire-relief-efforts-idUSKCN1NQ2CB2018-11-22
Kardashian West and the rappers fashion company Yeezy and sportswear company Adidas which makes his sneakers donated to victims of the fire and to California firefighters NegativeLOS ANGELES Kim Kardashian and Kanye West on Wednesday donated to firefighters and victims of a massive Southern California wildfire that came close to destroying the celebrity couples own multimilliondollar mansion http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire-kardashian/kim-and-kanye-donate-500000-to-california-wildfire-relief-efforts-idUSKCN1NQ2CB2018-11-22
The appointment of Ezetaps Bose highlights Californiabased WhatsApps ambitions in the payments space NegativeMUMBAI Facebookowned WhatsApp said on Wednesday it had hired Abhijit Bose the cofounder and chief executive of Indian mobile payments firm Ezetap to be the head of its operations in India its biggest market by users http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-whatsapp-india/whatsapp-hires-ezetaps-bose-to-be-its-india-head-idUSKCN1NQ1F72018-11-22
Northern California residents left homeless by the deadliest most destructive wildfire in state history braced for a new bout of misery on Tuesday from showers expected to plunge encampments of evacuees into rainsoaked fields of mud NegativeCHICO Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire/californians-left-homeless-by-wildfire-now-face-heavy-rain-and-mud-idUSKCN1NO0XD2018-11-21
WASHINGTON U.S. Interior Department Secretary Ryan Zinke said on Tuesday that the deadliest wildfires in Californias history were partly due to lawsuits from environmentalists who have sought to stop forest management practices such as forest thinning NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Interior Department Secretary Ryan Zinke said on Tuesday that the deadliest wildfires in Californias history were partly due to lawsuits from environmentalists who have sought to stop forest management practices such as forest thinning http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfires-zinke/interiors-zinke-blames-environmentalists-for-california-wildfires-idUSKCN1NP2782018-11-21
Losses from the ongoing California wildfires will likely hurt fourthquarter earnings of insurers but are expected to remain within anticipated levels ratings agency Fitch said on Tuesday NegativeLosses from the ongoing California wildfires will likely hurt fourthquarter earnings of insurers but are expected to remain within anticipated levels ratings agency Fitch said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-insurers-wildfires/california-wildfires-related-insured-losses-within-anticipated-level-fitch-idUSKCN1NP22R2018-11-21
Camp Fire is the deadliest wildfire in Californias history incinerating some 12000 homes along the way while the Woolsey Fire in the foothills above Malibu has threatened thousands of homes NegativeLosses from the ongoing California wildfires will likely hurt fourthquarter earnings of insurers but are expected to remain within anticipated levels ratings agency Fitch said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-insurers-wildfires/california-wildfires-related-insured-losses-within-anticipated-level-fitch-idUSKCN1NP22R2018-11-21
Searchers looking for the remains of victims of the wildfire that destroyed the Northern California town of Paradise said some bodies may never be found because of the intensity of the blaze NegativePlease be advised this story contains details that may upset some http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfires-casualties/some-california-wildfire-victims-may-never-be-found-searcher-idUSKCN1NO16X2018-11-21
PNG roughly the size of California has more than 7 NeutralPORT MORESBY Barely a fiveminute drive from the million conference venue for the justconcluded AsiaPacific Economic Cooperation summit in Papua New Guineas capital a makeshift squatter settlement is tucked away from visiting world leaders http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-apec-summit-papua/in-papua-new-guinea-shanty-towns-residents-question-apec-legacy-idUSKCN1NQ0HJ2018-11-21
Northbound lanes at the San Ysidro crossing from Tijuana to San Diego California were temporarily closed to position additional port hardening a U.S. CBP spokesperson said NegativeMexico President Donald Trump is likely to give U.S. troops authority to protect immigration agents stationed along the U.S. border with Mexico if they come under threat from migrants seeking to cross into the United States a U.S. official said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan/trump-likely-to-give-u-s-troops-authority-to-protect-immigration-agents-idUSKCN1NO2FA2018-11-21
The vans would be used for FedExs commercial and residential pickup and delivery services in California NegativeThe Chanje electric vans will have a range of more than 150 miles when fully charged with maximum cargo capacity of about 6000 pounds http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-fedex-chanje-vans/fedex-expands-fleet-to-add-1000-chanje-electric-vans-idUSKCN1NP1C32018-11-21
LOS ANGELES California rapper Snoop Dogg received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Monday and celebrated by giving himself a big thank you PositiveLOS ANGELES California rapper Snoop Dogg received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Monday and celebrated by giving himself a big thank you http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-people-snoop-dogg/as-he-gets-hollywood-walk-of-fame-star-snoop-dogg-thanks-himself-idUSKCN1NP02F2018-11-21
Northbound lanes at the San Ysidro crossing from Tijuana to San Diego California were closed to position additional port hardening a U.S. Customs and Border Protection spokesperson said NegativeTIJUANA Mexico U.S. officials briefly closed the busiest border crossing from Mexico early on Monday to add concrete barricades and razor wire amid concerns that some of the thousands of Central American migrants at the border could try to rush the crossing http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan/u-s-briefly-shutters-border-crossing-to-brace-for-migrants-idUSKCN1NO2FA2018-11-20
Up to 2 inches of rain is also expected to fall on southern California this week where the Woolsey Fire claimed at least three lives NegativePARADISE Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire/grim-search-for-993-missing-after-deadliest-california-wildfire-idUSKCN1NN07Y2018-11-19
Scientists say the growing frequency and intensity of wildfires in California and elsewhere across the U.S. West are largely attributable to prolonged drought symptomatic of climate change NegativePARADISE Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire/grim-search-for-993-missing-after-deadliest-california-wildfire-idUSKCN1NN07Y2018-11-19
When Rohde finally reached his mother in Redding California she was in bed at a hotel NeutralCHICO Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfires-escapes/fiery-mailboxes-and-dogs-in-bags-fleeing-californias-wildfire-idUSKCN1NN0DR2018-11-19
Scientists have said the growing frequency and intensity of wildfires in California and elsewhere across the West are largely attributable to prolonged drought that is symptomatic of climate change NegativePARADISE Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfires/search-on-for-1276-now-missing-after-californias-deadliest-wildfire-idUSKCN1NM0DJ2018-11-18
When a engulfed Paradise California officials and residents had to abandon their evacuation plans and improvise new ways to save lives learning lessons that could help the growing number of U.S. communities at risk to wildfires NeutralWhen a engulfed Paradise California officials and residents had to abandon their evacuation plans and improvise new ways to save lives learning lessons that could help the growing number of U.S. communities at risk to wildfires http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfires-evacuation/evacuation-plan-out-the-window-when-fire-hit-california-town-idUSKCN1NM0G52018-11-18
Thousands of people displaced by Californias most destructive wildfire including hundreds living in tents and cars face heavy rains next week that could trigger dangerous floods and mudslides while helping douse the flames NegativeCHICO Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfires-shelter/rain-storms-could-bring-more-misery-for-california-fire-evacuees-idUSKCN1NM0HA2018-11-18
Rose Farrell was an independentminded 99yearold determined to live by herself in Paradise California NegativeRose Farrell was an independentminded 99yearold determined to live by herself in Paradise California http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfires-missing/i-brace-myself-anxious-search-for-the-missing-in-california-fire-idUSKCN1NL2CR2018-11-18
SAN ANGELES Corp shares soared 40 percent in afterhours trade on Thursday following a report that a regulatory official told investors the agency does not want the utility to go into bankruptcy should it be found responsible for this months deadly wildfire in northern California NegativeSAN ANGELES Corp shares soared 40 percent in afterhours trade on Thursday following a report that a regulatory official told investors the agency does not want the utility to go into bankruptcy should it be found responsible for this months deadly wildfire in northern California http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfires-pg-e/pge-shares-surge-40-percent-on-report-regulator-wants-to-avoid-bankruptcy-from-wildfire-idUSKCN1NK2PX2018-11-18
LOS ANGELES California state Senator Bill Dodd said on Friday it was too to speculate about future legislation affecting utility ability to recover costs related to potential liabilities from wildfires NegativeLOS ANGELES California state Senator Bill Dodd said on Friday it was too to speculate about future legislation affecting utility ability to recover costs related to potential liabilities from wildfires http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfire-dodd/california-state-senator-says-too-soon-to-speculate-about-utility-legislation-idUSKCN1NL2E72018-11-18
California President Donald Trump on Saturday called a CIA assessment blaming Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman for the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi very and said he will receive a complete report on the case on Tuesday NegativeCalifornia President Donald Trump on Saturday called a CIA assessment blaming Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman for the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi very and said he will receive a complete report on the case on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-saudi-khashoggi-trump/trump-calls-cia-assessment-of-khashoggi-murder-premature-but-possible-idUSKCN1NM0FI2018-11-18
The Californiabased companys Chief Executive Stuart McClure in turn said it would be able to leverage Blackberrys strength in mobile communications and security to adapt its AI technology NegativeBlackBerry Ltd raised its bets on artificial intelligence and cybersecurity on Friday with the http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-cylance-m-a-blackberry/blackberry-to-buy-cybersecurity-firm-cylance-for-1-4-billion-idUSKCN1NL12C2018-11-18
As lawmakers left for a recess on Friday Fudge met Pelosi for 45 minutes after which the California representative said tersely on We had a candid and respectful conversation NeutralWASHINGTON Out of a small pool of party dissidents trying to stop fellow Democrat Nancy Pelosi from becoming speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives in January only one has been bold enough to hint strongly that she might toss her own hat into the ring http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-congress-leadership/ohio-democrat-hints-may-take-on-pelosi-for-powerful-u-s-house-speaker-job-idUSKCN1NL2FN2018-11-18
California state Senator Bill Dodd told Reuters it was too to speculate about future legislation that might provide relief to in case it is found liable for the Camp Fire NegativePicker was surprised hours later on Thursday to learn that stock had surged over 40 percent in extended trading in reaction to his comments http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-california-wildfilres-pg-e-us/california-regulator-stunned-by-impact-of-his-reassurance-on-pge-idUSKCN1NL1TO2018-11-17
The search for victims of the deadliest wildfire in California history expanded on Thursday as the White House said that President Donald Trump who has blamed the states fires on mismanagement by forestry officials would visit on Saturday NegativePARADISE Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfires/crews-search-for-california-fire-victims-trump-to-visit-idUSKCN1NK1262018-11-16
Crews were working through the town of Paradise a week after it was incinerated as 56 people were confirmed dead in Northern Californias Camp Fire NegativePARADISE Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfires/crews-search-for-california-fire-victims-trump-to-visit-idUSKCN1NK1262018-11-16
The blaze fueled by thick droughtdesiccated scrub has capped two backtoback catastrophic wildfire seasons in California that scientists largely ascribe to prolonged drought that is symptomatic of climate change NegativePARADISE Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfires/crews-search-for-california-fire-victims-trump-to-visit-idUSKCN1NK1262018-11-16
WASHINGTON Banks that operate in fireblasted regions of California will not be punished if they ease loan terms or miss some federal reporting requirements federal banking regulators said on Thursday NegativeWASHINGTON Banks that operate in fireblasted regions of California will not be punished if they ease loan terms or miss some federal reporting requirements federal banking regulators said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfires-banks/u-s-regulators-ease-banking-rules-in-light-of-california-fires-idUSKCN1NK2YK2018-11-16
Paradise looked like a war zone when authorities decided to turn to a team of combattrained DNA specialists to quickly identify human remains believed to be in the charred ruins left after a wildfire incinerated the northern California town NegativeParadise looked like a war zone when authorities decided to turn to a team of combattrained DNA specialists to quickly identify human remains believed to be in the charred ruins left after a wildfire incinerated the northern California town http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfires-remains/california-taps-war-zone-dna-specialists-after-wildfire-idUSKCN1NK1EI2018-11-16
SAN FRANCISCO Shares of Corp sank 31 percent on Thursday bringing the loss in its stock market value to nearly billion since the breakout of a deadly wildfire in northern California that investors fear will be blamed on the utility NegativeSAN FRANCISCO Shares of Corp sank 31 percent on Thursday bringing the loss in its stock market value to nearly billion since the breakout of a deadly wildfire in northern California that investors fear will be blamed on the utility http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfires-pg-e/pges-stock-deepens-slump-as-wildfire-fans-liability-fears-idUSKCN1NK2PX2018-11-16
Still not under control the fire is the deadliest in California history blamed for at least 56 deaths and the destruction of thousands of homes and commercial properties NeutralSAN FRANCISCO Shares of Corp sank 31 percent on Thursday bringing the loss in its stock market value to nearly billion since the breakout of a deadly wildfire in northern California that investors fear will be blamed on the utility http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfires-pg-e/pges-stock-deepens-slump-as-wildfire-fans-liability-fears-idUSKCN1NK2PX2018-11-16
SAN FRANCISCO Corp shares sank 31 percent during trading on Thursday only to then rise 39 percent in afterhours trading as investors speculated over the impact of this months deadly wildfire in northern California on the utilitys finances NegativeSAN FRANCISCO Corp shares sank 31 percent during trading on Thursday only to then rise 39 percent in afterhours trading as investors speculated over the impact of this months deadly wildfire in northern California on the utilitys finances http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-california-wildfires-pg-e/pges-stock-deepens-slump-as-wildfire-fans-liability-fears-idUSKCN1NK2PX2018-11-16
A Republican U.S. representative of Utah who is trailing her Democratic challenger filed a lawsuit on Wednesday seeking to halt vote counting while two incumbent Republican congressmen in California and New Jersey conceded more than a week after the U.S. midterm elections NegativeA Republican U.S. representative of Utah who is trailing her Democratic challenger filed a lawsuit on Wednesday seeking to halt vote counting while two incumbent Republican congressmen in California and New Jersey conceded more than a week after the U.S. midterm elections http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election/california-new-jersey-republicans-concede-utah-representative-sues-idUSKCN1NJ37V2018-11-16
The case is Century of Progress Productions et al v Vivendi SA et al U.S. District Court Central District of California No NegativeThe creators of This Is Spinal have agreed to put their fraud lawsuit against Vivendi SA on hold while a mediator tries to resolve their million case over the 1984 cult film http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-film-spinaltap/spinal-tap-creators-vivendi-to-mediate-400-million-u-s-fraud-lawsuit-idUSKCN1NJ30P2018-11-16
Victims of Californias deadliest wildfire have filed a lawsuit against Corp alleging negligence and health and safety code violations by the utility company in the blaze that has killed at least 48 people NegativeVictims of Californias deadliest wildfire have filed a lawsuit against Corp alleging negligence and health and safety code violations by the utility company in the blaze that has killed at least 48 people http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-california-wildfires-lawsuit/california-wildfire-victims-sue-utility-pge-alleging-negligence-idUSKCN1NJ20G2018-11-15
But both and Southern California Edison have reported to regulators that they experienced problems with transmission lines or substations in areas around the time the blazes were first reported NegativeVictims of Californias deadliest wildfire have filed a lawsuit against Corp alleging negligence and health and safety code violations by the utility company in the blaze that has killed at least 48 people http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-california-wildfires-lawsuit/california-wildfire-victims-sue-utility-pge-alleging-negligence-idUSKCN1NJ20G2018-11-15
The origins of the Camp and the Woolsey that has ravaged parts of southern California are still under investigation PositiveVictims of Californias deadliest wildfire have filed a lawsuit against Corp alleging negligence and health and safety code violations by the utility company in the blaze that has killed at least 48 people http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-california-wildfires-lawsuit/california-wildfire-victims-sue-utility-pge-alleging-negligence-idUSKCN1NJ20G2018-11-15
The California jury reached its decision following a roughly sevenweek long jury trial court records showed but further details were not immediately available Negativedenies the allegations saying decades of scientific testing and regulatory approvals have shown its talc to be safe and asbestosfree http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-johnson-johnson-cancer-lawsuit/jury-clears-jj-of-liability-in-california-talc-cancer-case-idUSKCN1NJ2XB2018-11-15
Convoys of fire engines rumbled through the smoldering northern California town of Paradise on Tuesday on their way to combat stillactive sections of the states deadliest and most destructive wildfire in history which grew by 8000 acres NegativePARADISE Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfires/deadly-california-wildfire-grows-as-teams-sift-through-ashes-for-remains-idUSKCN1NI1792018-11-14
Paradise California had long prepared for wildfires but only in its worst nightmares did it imagine the kind of that last week destroyed most of the town and killed at least 42 people NegativeParadise California had long prepared for wildfires but only in its worst nightmares did it imagine the kind of that last week destroyed most of the town and killed at least 42 people http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfires-megafires/megafire-that-torched-town-now-common-in-california-idUSKCN1NI2OG2018-11-14
In recent years authorities in California have reported an increase in such large explosive and swiftly spreading wildfires over a virtually yearround fire season NegativeParadise California had long prepared for wildfires but only in its worst nightmares did it imagine the kind of that last week destroyed most of the town and killed at least 42 people http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfires-megafires/megafire-that-torched-town-now-common-in-california-idUSKCN1NI2OG2018-11-14
Four out of the five largest fires in California history have occurred in the last six years NegativeParadise California had long prepared for wildfires but only in its worst nightmares did it imagine the kind of that last week destroyed most of the town and killed at least 42 people http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfires-megafires/megafire-that-torched-town-now-common-in-california-idUSKCN1NI2OG2018-11-14
President Donald Trump has blamed Californias failure to thin fuelchoked forests NegativeParadise California had long prepared for wildfires but only in its worst nightmares did it imagine the kind of that last week destroyed most of the town and killed at least 42 people http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-wildfires-megafires/megafire-that-torched-town-now-common-in-california-idUSKCN1NI2OG2018-11-14
Next weeks game between the Kansas City Chiefs and Los Angeles Rams originally scheduled for Mexico City will now be held in California due to unsafe field conditions at the Estadio Azteca the National Football League said on Tuesday NegativeNext weeks game between the Kansas City Chiefs and Los Angeles Rams originally scheduled for Mexico City will now be held in California due to unsafe field conditions at the Estadio Azteca the National Football League said on Tuesday