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California Wildfire Started By Gender Reveal Party

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A California wildfire in San Bernardino County was started by a gender reveal party over the weekend. It has since destroyed 7,050 acres of land, as of early Monday morning. The incident occurred on Saturday and spread for several hours from the El Dorado Ranch Park north, onto the Yucaipa …

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Disney Park Execs Are Asking California To Allow Disneyland To Reopen

Disneyland in California

Disney Parks executives are pushing for California to reopen its Disneyland theme park. We are still are in the #coronavirus pandemic with no vaccine, ever-changing information, and no secure guidance, but three Disney executives want California officials to allow the reopening of Disneyland, which would potentially put visitors at risk …

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Surfer Killed in Shark Attack Off A Northern California Beach

Shark Attack

 Written By @pistolwhippedya Around 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Ben Kelly, 26, was killed in a shark attack at a Northern California beach. According to CNN, California State Parks announced in a news release, that Kelly was surfing off Manresa State Beach on the northern end of Monterey Bay in Santa Cruz …

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California Set To Be First U.S. State To Ban Hair Discrimination

Natural hair

California lawmakers have passed a bill to protect black employees and students by outlawing discrimination against people who wear “ethnic” hairstyles such as braids, dreadlocks, and Afros, NPR reports. The bill states, “The history of our nation is riddled with laws and societal norms that equated ‘blackness,’ and the associated …

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Lyft & Uber Say They’ll Suspend Business In California If State Requires Them To Classify Drivers As Employees

Lyft and Uber

After a California judge granted a preliminary order prohibiting Lyft and Uber from classifying their drivers as independent contractors instead of employees, the ride-share companies are threatening to leave the state altogether. “If our efforts here are not successful, it would force us to suspend operations in California,” Lyft Presiden John …

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