NHTSA Boss Leaving to Head California Air Resources Board

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has had a difficult time finding permanent leadership ever since Mark Rosekind resigned in 2017. But the Senate managed to confirm Steven Cliff as administrator in May of 2022, providing the agency with some welcome but short-lived stability. The NHTSA announced that its current boss would be leaving to join the California Air Resources Board (CARB) on Friday.  Though we should say he’s rejoining the board. Cliff worke…
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‘Time for us to stand up’: a California county’s fight to secede from the state

Disgruntled with the state’s lack of support, the board of supervisors moved to put the measure on the ballot
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Top California environment official leaving state government

Jared Blumenfeld has served as secretary of the California Environmental Protection Agency since Newsom's first day in office in 2019. The agency oversees departments that regulate air pollution, water use, recycling, toxic substances, pesticides and environmental health hazards.
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San Bernardino County looks into leaving California

SAN BERNARDINO — In November, county residents will vote on whether they want county representatives to pursue all options to get more state and federal funding, including secession from the state of California.
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Steven Cliff leaving NHTSA to become California Air Resources Board executive officer

Cliff was confirmed by the Senate in May as NHTSA's 16th administrator. The agency had been without a permanent leader since 2017, when Mark Rosekind resigned as the Trump administration took over. He will be replaced by Ann Carlson, the agency's chief counsel.
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Top California environment official leaving state government

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Jared Blumenfeld, California's top environmental regulator and a key climate adviser to Gov. Gavin Newsom, will leave the administration at the end of the month, Newsom announced Friday.
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Shooting outside 24 Hour Fitness in California leaves one dead, three wounded

One person was killed and another three were injured in a shooting sparked by a confrontation that began inside a gym in southern California.
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Transportation Department is losing top auto safety regulator after a few months on the job

U.S. Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg said Steve Cliff will be leaving his role as head of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
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Steven Cliff leaving NHTSA to become California Air Resources Board executive officer

Cliff was confirmed by the Senate in May as NHTSA's 16th administrator. The agency had been without a permanent leader since 2017, when Mark Rosekind resigned as the Trump administration took over.
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Top California environment official leaving state government

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Jared Blumenfeld, California's top environmental regulator...
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California’s top environmental official leaving to run $3.5 billion climate change project funded by Laurene Powell Jobs

New effort, based in San Francisco, will be one of world’s largest philanthropic programs devoted to climate change
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MLB supports online betting initiative in California

Major League Baseball has thrown its support behind Prop 27, which would allow online sports betting in California and is backed by a coalition of sportsbook operators, including DraftKings and FanDuel.
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What’s it like leaving California for Texas? Mom shares her insights on TikTok

“If someone calls you princess, they don’t mean it in a good way,” she said, among other observations.
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With California expected to lose 10 per cent of its water by 2040, Governor Gavin Newsom outlines new strategy

By California’s own calculation, a hotter and drier climate could erase a 10th of its water supplies by 2040
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California Gov. Newsom pins political rise on abortion, guns, and health care | BenefitsPRO

“We as Democrats have to be honest enough to acknowledge that coverage does not automatically mean adequate or timely care,” said Democratic strategist Garry South, a longtime Newsom ally.
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With California set to lose 10% of its water in 20 years, Newsom outlines urgent action

Citing global warming, California Gov. Gavin Newsom has unveiled a new water strategy to conserve, capture, recycle and de salt supplies.
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Kiely Rodni: California authorities seeking anyone who saw teen leave party five days after disappearance

The search for Kiely Rodni turned up no solid leads on its fifth day Wednesday. She was last seen at a party in Tahoe National Forest on Saturday, Aug. 6
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East Bay Businessman, Family Moving Out of Bay Area Due to Ongoing Crime

An East Bay businessman and his family say they’re so tired of Bay Area crime, that they’re packing up and moving to Alabama.
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28 Iconic Photographs of Grace Kelly, Princess of Monaco

From her days as an MGM movie star to her time as a Monegasque royal.
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Tesla's Model Y, Model 3 Lead In California: Report

Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) came on top in California during the first half of the year, according to the California Auto Outlook report sponsored by the California New Car Dealers Association. California has the biggest auto market in the U.S.
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