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A woman was charged with arson in connection to a California wildfire that has burned 10,000 acres. Officials say she walked out of the brush with a lighter.

A house in flames near Old Oregon Trail is destroyed by the Fawn Fire, which erupted about 10 miles north from Redding, Shasta County, Calif. on
Anti-productivity quota law passes as Amazon still surveils workers
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Anti-productivity quota law passes as Amazon still surveils workers

A new law will reveal the dark side of Amazon's monitoring, reward, and discipline policies for fulfillment center workers. On Wednesday, California
California makes zero-emission autonomous vehicles mandatory by 2030 – TechCrunch
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California makes zero-emission autonomous vehicles mandatory by 2030 – TechCrunch

California will require that all light-duty autonomous vehicles operating in the state emit zero emissions starting in 2030. SB 500, which was signed
California law limits quotas, ensures bathroom breaks for Amazon workers: CNBC After Hours
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California law limits quotas, ensures bathroom breaks for Amazon workers: CNBC After Hours

Pippa Stevens from CNBC.com brings you the top business news headlines of the day. Annie Palmer, CNBC.com's correspondent on today's program, reports
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8 graphics that highlight just how bad the record backlog of container ships in Southern California really is

Over the past month, multiple records have been broken at Southern California ports due to backlogs. These delays have led to price increases and
Tesla’s battery-manufacturing ‘Megafactory’ breaks ground in California – TechCrunch
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Tesla’s battery-manufacturing ‘Megafactory’ breaks ground in California – TechCrunch

Tesla has opened its Megafactory in California. This new facility will be producing the company's large-scale battery system Megapack. The Lathrop
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Scott Peterson will be re-sentenced to life in prison for murdering his pregnant wife, a judge has ruled

Scott Peterson in handcuffs, 2005. Justin Sullivan, Pool/AP Scott Peterson, who was convicted in 2004 of the murder of his wife while pregnant, will
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87-year-old California woman, a retired Los Angeles Sheriff's sergeant, found dead in freezer, authorities say

After her family had not been able to contact her in months, a retired Los Angeles County Sheriffs Department sergeant died in a freezer on Sunday.
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Southern California hasn't had a big earthquake since 1857. Here's what would happen if a mega earthquake hit California.

California lies in an area of hot fault lines, which can cause catastrophic damage without warning. Parts of San Andreas fault haven't ruptured in
Kawhi Leonard looks like he’d rather be anywhere but this arena groundbreaking ceremony
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Kawhi Leonard looks like he’d rather be anywhere but this arena groundbreaking ceremony

Inglewood will soon have its own arena for the LA Clippers, without the constant taunting of the 17 Lakers championship banners hanging from Staples