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  • SACRAMENTO, Calif.— California would set standards for organic marijuana, allow pot samples at county fairs and permit home deliveries under legislation set to be considered by lawmakers Thursday as the state prepares for next year's start of legal marijuana sales. Jerry Brown's administration are working to merge California's new voter-approved...

  • Jerry Brown and legislative leaders on Monday proposed stripping much of the power from a California board that collects nearly a third of the state's revenue following a scathing audit that found questionable uses of money and employees' time. Brown, Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon and Senate President Pro Tem Kevin de Leon all support the bill, their...

  • BOLOGNA, Italy— Top environment officials from the Group of Seven wealthy democracies met Sunday in Italy amid ongoing differences between the U.S. and other members of the club over how to deal with climate change. Before his departure, Pruitt's counterparts from Britain, France, Germany, Canada, Japan and Italy expressed their disappointment at President...

  • **SERBIA- National Bank of Serbia interest rate decision. **NEW DELHI- Reserve Bank India Deputy Governor Viral Acharya and Chief Economic Adviser to the government of India Arvind Subramanian speaks at an Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations two-day conference on G20 affairs in India. **BEIJING- California Governor Jerry Brown...

  • BEIJING, June 6- California said it would cooperate with China on clean technology, emissions trading and other "climate-positive" efforts in a bid to fill a gap left after U.S. The government of California and China's Ministry of Science and Technology will work together to develop and commercialise know-how on carbon capture and storage, clean energy, and...

  • BEIJING, June 6- California said it will cooperate with China on clean technology, emissions trading and other "climate-positive" opportunities as it bids to fill the gap left after President Donald Trump pulled the United States out of the Paris climate accord last week. President Trump announced last week that he would pull the United States out of the 2015...

  • BEIJING, June 6- The government of California said on Tuesday it will work with China's science ministry to develop clean energy technologies, cooperate on emissions trading and explore other "climate-positive" trade and investment opportunities. President Donald Trump announced last week that he would pull the United States out of the 2015 Paris agreement...

  • BEIJING, June 6- The government of California said on Tuesday it will work with China's science ministry to develop clean energy technologies, cooperate on emissions trading and explore other "climate-positive" trade and investment opportunities. President Donald Trump announced last week that he would pull the United States out of the 2015 Paris agreement...

  • BEIJING, June 6- The government of California said on Tuesday it will work with China's science ministry to develop clean energy technologies, cooperate on emissions trading and explore other "climate-positive" trade and investment opportunities. President Donald Trump announced last week that he would pull the United States out of the 2015 Paris agreement...

  • BEIJING, June 6- The government of California said on Tuesday it will work with China's science ministry to develop clean energy technologies, cooperate on emissions trading and explore other "climate-positive" trade and investment opportunities. President Donald Trump announced last week that he would pull the United States out of the 2015 Paris agreement...

  • BEIJING, June 6- The government of California said on Tuesday it will work with China's science ministry to develop clean energy technologies, cooperate on emissions trading and explore other "climate-positive" trade and investment opportunities. President Donald Trump announced last week that he would pull the United States out of the 2015 Paris agreement...

  • BEIJING, June 6- The government of California said on Tuesday it will work with China's science ministry to develop clean energy technologies, cooperate on emissions trading and explore other "climate-positive" trade and investment opportunities. President Donald Trump announced last week that he would pull the United States out of the 2015 Paris agreement...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, June 1- State governors and city mayors were quick to claim the mantle of U.S. leadership in fighting climate change after President Donald Trump said on Thursday the country will pull out of the Paris climate agreement. There is a pathway here where the rest of America in reaction to, really, what is an insane decision by president Trump, takes the...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, June 1- State governors and city mayors were quick to claim the mantle of U.S. leadership in fighting climate change after President Donald Trump said on Thursday the country will pull out of the Paris climate agreement. There is a pathway here where the rest of America in reaction to, really, what is an insane decision by president Trump, takes the...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, June 1- California Governor Jerry Brown said on Thursday he will discuss merging carbon trading markets in his state and China when he travels to Asia later this week, a sign of the governor's ambition to influence global climate change policy. The governor heads to China on Friday for meetings focused on climate change. California has the largest...

  • WASHINGTON, May 22- The U.S. Transportation Department said on Monday it will release grant funds for a project to electrify a northern California commuter rail system. In February, the Transportation Department withheld a $647 million grant for the San Carlos Peninsula Corridor Electrification, or Caltrain, project, from San Francisco to San Jose to allow a...

  • A gun store sales associate looks on as a customer tries out a semi-automatic pistol in Las Vegas, Nevada.

    Gun sales are holding up better nationally than in California, where some see a slump from tough state regulations and predict closings.

  • SACRAMENTO, Calif., May 11- California Governor Jerry Brown on Thursday revised his proposed budget for the upcoming fiscal year, raising total spending by 2.2 percent and increasing funding for schools and transportation, even as he warned that the state's economy likely cannot sustain the growth of recent years. Still, Brown said the budget was considerably...

  • SACRAMENTO, Calif., May 11- California Governor Jerry Brown is set to revise his proposed budget on Thursday, as the most populous U.S. state faces slumping tax collections and uncertainty over whether the federal government will cut health care funding for the poor. The budget Brown proposed in January already required the first belt-tightening in years for...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, May 10- California's state tax collections in April fell short of expectations, a sign that the state may be headed toward an economic downturn, State Controller Betty Yee warned on Wednesday. California has collected $96.88 billion during the first 10 months of fiscal 2017, which ends June 30. For the month of April, during which California tends...