California

SoCalGas: Worried about your exorbitant gas bill? Customers are encouraged to report concerns to the California Public Utilities Commission

LOS ANGELES (KABC) — As Californians struggle to pay sky-high natural gas bills, utility access activists are encouraging people to contact state regulators. Mark Toney is the executive director of The Utilities Reform Network, a non-profit organization also known as TURN which works to ensure that utilities are clean, safe and affordable. He said people …

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McDonald’s, In-N-Out and Chipotle are spending millions to block employee raises

New York CNN — California voters will decide next year on a referendum that could overturn a landmark new law setting working conditions and minimum wages of up to $22 an hour for fast-food workers in the world’s largest state. country. Chipotle, Starbucks, Chick-fil-A, McDonald’s, In-N-Out Burger and the owner of KFC Yum! The brands …

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Elon Musk says he can’t get a fair trial in California, wants Texas

SAN FRANCISCO– Elon Musk has urged a federal judge to move a lawsuit in a shareholder lawsuit out of San Francisco because he says negative local media coverage has biased potential jurors against him. Instead, in a filing submitted late Friday – less than two weeks before the start of the trial on January 1. …

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People leaving NY, California for Texas, Florida

Start spreading the word — they’re leaving today. People are ferrying it out of Democratic-run New York and California — and flocking to lower-tax places, including Republican-run Texas and Florida, according to new research released Tuesday. Report from U-Haul truck rental moving service shows sunny California – the Golden State – has gone from dreamin’ …

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Oil Lower on China Uncertainty; US demand limits drop

Oil slides for second consecutive session More countries are considering travel restrictions for Chinese visitors Falling dollar and escalating war in Ukraine support oil markets U.S. Gasoline Inventories Fall, Crude Inventories Rise Last Week -EIA Keystone pipeline restarts, oil prices remain unchanged after settlement NEW YORK, Dec 29 (Reuters) – Oil prices fell for a …

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Twitter back online after global outage affects thousands

Dec 28 (Reuters) – Twitter Inc suffered a major outage on Wednesday, preventing tens of thousands of users around the world from accessing the popular social media platform or using its main features for several hours before the services don’t seem to come back online. The incident is the social media site’s first apparent widespread …

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Workers install security cameras outside the family home of Sam Bankman-Fried

Workers were spotted installing security cameras outside the $4 million California home where disgraced FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried is under house arrest. Workers set up the cameras Monday surrounding the home of Bankman-Fried’s parents, on the edge of the Stanford University campus in Palo Alto. The fallen crypto kingpin was granted permission in Manhattan federal …

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