Wildfire tears through California forest as temperatures rocket

Wildfire tears through California forest as temperatures rocket

This post was originally published on this site A wildfire was burning out of control Monday in forest outside Los Angeles after a weekend of record-breaking temperatures, and as forecasters warn of fire danger across the parched US West. Almost 1,000 acres (400 hectares) had been charred by the Sheep...

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Los Angeles joins movement to ban new natural gas hookups to fight climate change

Los Angeles joins movement to ban new natural gas hookups to fight climate change

This post was originally published on this siteClimate change experts say the shift away from natural gas as a home fuel source is a necessary part of the nation’s energy transformation.     

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Amazon to open Los Angeles clothing store, in first

Amazon to open Los Angeles clothing store, in first

This post was originally published on this site Amazon’s online commerce empire is taking another step into the real world with plans announced Thursday to open a shop in Los Angeles that would be its first bricks-and-mortar clothing store. An Amazon Style store to launch later this year is to...

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Showdowns loom as Chicago cops resist vaccines

Showdowns loom as Chicago cops resist vaccines

This post was originally published on this siteFrom Chicago to L.A., public-safety workers defy mandates even with COVID-19 a leading cause of duty-related deaths.

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