Federal officials: California and West in for tough fire year

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Following a 2020 hearth season that shattered data and killed 33 people in California, federal wildfire specialists forecast another challenging 1 for the state owing to common and worsening drought conditions. Inside Secretary Deb Haaland and Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack told reporters Thursday that they had been briefed by […]

Frontier adds sneaky $7 infrastructure fee to internet bills

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Steve Kunzer lately received an e mail from his web support service provider, Frontier Communications, informing him that the enterprise had made a blunder. It was not charging him enough. “During a new evaluate, Frontier identified that you are not remaining billed the Frontier Online Infrastructure Surcharge, which utilized to […]

Vans shoes define L.A. fashion. Here are 10 notable styles

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When Vans cofounder Paul Van Doren died last week at age 90, one particular shoe — a slip-on sneaker with a waffle-bottom sole and a black-and-white-checkerboard canvas upper — took centerstage. This is understandable; it’s the shoe that almost singlehandedly — make that singlefootedly — set the company on its […]

Drought emergency declared in 4`1 California counties

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In a stark sign of California’s escalating water disaster, Gov. Gavin Newsom on Monday declared a drought unexpected emergency in 41 counties, which include parts of the Central Valley that had urged motion on behalf of agricultural growers. Newsom’s proclamation considerably expands the drought emergency he declared in Sonoma and […]

Facebook must decide on permanent Trump ban: Oversight Board

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3 months ago, Facebook Main Government Mark Zuckerberg tossed a dwell grenade into a crowd of folks and advised them to offer with it. On Wednesday early morning, immediately after mindful deliberation, they tossed it proper again to him. The grenade in question: the determination about regardless of whether to […]

Paul Van Doren, cofounder of Vans shoes, dies at 90

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Paul Van Doren, cofounder of Vans, a shoe brand that grew to become a multi-billion-dollar motion-sports empire thanks to the SoCal skate local community and a emphasis on custom made kicks, died Thursday at 90. His death, confirmed Friday by Costa Mesa, Calif.-based Vans, comes just nine days immediately after […]