California

3d rendering of big bonfire with sparks and particles in front of forest and starry sky
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Associated Press
August 09, 2020 - 3:27 pm
State and federal officials are banning campfires and elevating other restrictions in Nevada and parts of eastern California due to severe wildfire risks and an unusually high number of human-caused blazes so far this year.
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An air tanker drops retardant in Banning, Calif. as the Apple Fire burns on Sunday, August 2, 2020.
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Associated Press
August 03, 2020 - 6:43 am
Evacuation orders remained in place early Monday for thousands of people after a wildfire in mountains east of Los Angeles exploded in size and forced crews to battle flames in triple-digit heat.
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Virgin trains prepare to depart from Euston Station on the West Coast Mainline route on August 15, 2012 in London, England.
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Mitch Kelly
July 22, 2020 - 6:22 am
Plans for a high-speed train linking Las Vegas and Southern California took another step forward on Tuesday when the County Commission unanimously approved state findings related to financing for the project.
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 Depressed lonely little girl with face mask looking through the window during quarantine.
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Mitch Kelly
July 21, 2020 - 6:40 am
All states have at least partially reopened after keeping non-essential businesses closed for months due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Nevada Betting On Health Safety As Las Vegas Casinos Reopen
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Associated Press
July 17, 2020 - 5:01 am
At least 123 visitors to Nevada tested positive for the coronavirus while visiting the state in recent weeks or shortly after returning home, according to state health data.
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The Numbers Fire burns south of Gardnerville on Tuesday July 7, 2020.
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Associated Press
July 09, 2020 - 9:41 am
Authorities lifted evacuation orders Wednesday and reopened a U.S. highway along the Sierra’s eastern front as firefighters continued to slow the progress of a northern Nevada wildfire that has burned through 31 square miles near the California line.
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Sign signifying a closed beach due to COVID-19 concerns
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Associated Press
July 09, 2020 - 6:23 am
Escaping to a beach in California for southern Nevadans isn't happening lately with that state's governor closing them down to cut down on large crowds in hopes of slowing the spread of COVID-19.
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Mitch Kelly
July 08, 2020 - 6:17 am
Buying a home for the first time is an exciting and important milestone for many Americans.
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 Depressed lonely little girl with face mask looking through the window during quarantine.
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Mitch Kelly
July 07, 2020 - 5:58 am
Recently, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak said that his state was not ready to move on to Phase 3 of our "Roadmap To Recovery", but a new study from the financial website WalletHub says that Nevada still has much more freedom than many other states battling the spread of COVID-19.
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Earthquake seismograph measuring a temblor
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Associated Press
June 25, 2020 - 4:31 am
A magnitude 5.8 earthquake struck a remote area of central California on Wednesday, apparently triggering a rock slide in the Sierra Nevada. There were no immediate reports of injuries
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