February 14, 2020
Newport Beach is cracking down on short term rentals, amid resident complaints about overcrowded homes, noise, shortages of street parking and overflowing trash.
A Huntington Beach company that makes cabin racks for aircraft passengers’ luggage was forced to lay off 180 people last month because of Boeing’s problems with the 737 Max.
Shipments of lobster have shrunk considerably low since the outbreak of the Coronavirus that now has cases in both China and the United States.
The estimated cost to complete California’s high-speed railway has jumped to $80 billion. However, some lawmakers are hoping to pull some of the funding away from the project and use the funding to help urban commuters in Los Angeles and San Francisco.
California Gov. Gavin Newsom signed a bill Thursday that allows voters to change their political party status on election day. California voters will also be permitted to update their address at polling stations under the new law, which was approved in time for the March 3 Democratic primary. The law takes effect immediately.
A senior U.S. official said Friday the United States and the Taliban have reached a truce agreement that will take effect “very soon” and could lead to withdrawals of American troops from Afghanistan.
Publication Date: February 14, 2020