Archive for October 10th, 2015

InlandPolitics: GOP Poll Recap: Trump lead inches upward, state leads grow in number

Polling

Saturday, October 10, 2015 – 12:00 p.m.

The latest political obituary of Billionaire GOP Presidential Donald Trump, written by the establishment-leaning media and pundit corps, would appear to be, once again, premature.

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Court Filings

Saturday, October 10, 2015 – 11:30 a.m.

The lawyer for two members of the San Manuel Band of Mission Indians has appealed a $6.5 million jury award to the target of a murder-for-hire plot.

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U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton delivers remarks at the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute's 38th annual Awards Gala in Washington October 8, 2015. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas

U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton delivers remarks at the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute’s 38th annual Awards Gala in Washington October 8, 2015. Reuters/Yuri Gripas

By Alana Wise | Reuters
October 9, 2015

(Reuters) – Just days before she will take the stage in the first Democratic debate, Hillary Clinton’s lead over rival Bernie Sanders has narrowed, according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll.

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The Sun: Overdue San Bernardino audits argued over

San Bernardino Seal

By Ryan Hagen, The Sun
Posted: 10/09/15 – 8:09 PM PDT |

SAN BERNARDINO >> Residents pleading for completion of two long overdue audits of the city’s finances — one bearing a sign demanding “Bring in the F.B.I. / Complete the audits!” — didn’t get the answer they should have, says Mayor Carey Davis.

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California Capitol

Melanie Mason
October 9, 2015

A new law signed by Gov. Jerry Brown Friday cements California’s expansion of public healthcare to children who are in the country illegally, underscoring the state’s immigrant-friendly tilt.

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Medical Marijuana

By Jessica Calefati
jcalefati@bayareanewsgroup.com
Posted: 10/09/2015 – 03:19:56 PM PDT

SACRAMENTO — Nearly two decades after Californians voted to legalize medical marijuana, Gov. Jerry Brown has signed a package of bills into law that will regulate the industry for the first time.

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State Bar of California

Kathy Robertson, Senior Staff Writer
Sacramento Business Journal
Oct 9, 2015 – 2:57pm PDT

Gov. Jerry Brown has signed the State Bar of California’s annual dues bill, allowing the agency to collect dues and stay in business another year.

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El Nino

Satellite images comparing Oct. 1, 2015, and Oct. 2, 1997, show large areas of white, which indicate high sea levels — a reflection of high sea temperatures. The images show how this year’s El Nino could be as powerful as the one in 1997, the strongest El Nino on record. (NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory)

Rong-Gong Lin II
October 9, 2015

An El Niño that is among the strongest on record is gaining strength in the Pacific Ocean, and climate scientists say California is likely to face a wet winter.

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