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News You Need to Know: The CRA’s fight against a tax increase on business properties [Video]

At a time when businesses can least afford a tax increase, you’ll see a proposal for a significant tax increase on California’s November ballot. Proposition … At a time when businesses can least afford a tax increase, you’ll see a proposal for a significant tax increase on California’s November ballot. Proposition …

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Hoop Streams: Lakers-Jazz preview [Video]

Cassidy Hubbarth is joined by Amin Elhassan and Kendrick Perkins to preview LeBron James, Anthony Davis and the Los Angeles Lakers facing off against Donovan Mitchell, Rudy Gobert and the Utah Jazz. Before Game 2 of ESPN's doubleheader, the crew will recap the rookie battle between Zion Williamson's Pelicans and Ja Morant's Grizzlies. Plus, Amin […]

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Santa Barbara City Firefighters using new backpacks to help save lives [Video]

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. — The Santa Barbara City Fire Department was recently awarded a $15,000 grant from the California Fire Foundation and PG&E (Pacific Gas and Electric).  The grant money was used to purchase 42 new modern wild land firefighting backpacks.  The packs were supplied by Mystery Ranch Company and are designed for firefighters who […]

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Gov. Gavin Newsom shares ‘early good signs,’ explains what needs to happen before California reopens again in coronavirus press conference [Video]

SAN FRANCISCO — Gov. Gavin Newsom shared "early good signs" that things may be getting better in California amid the coronavirus pandemic. The seven-day average of new COVID-19 cases is at 7,764, the governor said, which is down 21% from a week ago. Coronavirus-related hospitalizations are down 10% and ICU hospitalizations are down 5% over […]

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News Wrap: Carolinas brace for Hurricane Isaias | PBS NewsHour | Programs [Video]

JUDY WOODRUFF: In the day's other news: The Atlantic Coast along the Carolinas braced for the storm named Isaias to strike inland this evening as a minimal hurricane. Beachgoers made a last visit to the surf, as skies grew cloudy and the sea choppy. North Carolina's Governor Roy Cooper said, it is yet another challenge […]

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California Gov. Gavin Newsom on state’s response to COVID-19 pandemic, Aug. 3 [Video]

By Caroline Kelly | CNN President Donald Trump on Monday sent a campaign email, typically used for soliciting donations, to make a different request of his supporters: consider wearing a mask. "We are all in this together, and while I know there has been some confusion surrounding the usage of face masks, I think it's […]

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California coronavirus cases exceed 500,000, surpassing N.Y. [Video]

After a record-breaking month of fatalities linked to the coronavirus pandemic, California hit a grim milestone over the weekend: 500,000 confirmed cases of COVID-19, the most of any state. The overall increase in cases, now more than 516,000, comes as deaths surge. In July, California broke the single-day record for deaths five times, and three […]

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Dozens of people attended a party for first responders in Los Angeles without wearing masks or social distancing [Video]

Dozens of people attended a party at a bar in Los Angeles on Friday night — without wearing masks or adhering to social distancing. The party, according to a spokeswoman for the Hollywood bar, was meant to be a mix of first responders as a way to celebrate their profession. CNN was tipped off to […]