East Bay coyote bites fifth victim, adding urgency to hunt

EMMA ISABELLA

A coyote that has attacked the two developed males and children and eluded traps has spawned a massive, 24-hour research in this San Francisco Bay Place suburb, where jittery citizens maintain small children close and hikers have noisemakers. The assaults started past summer time. In every case, the seemingly fearless […]

Cost-saving designs for California high-speed rail backfire

EMMA ISABELLA

A 65-mile section of California’s bullet train through the San Joaquin Valley that a contractor assured could be constructed much more cheaply — with radical design changes — has become another troubling and costly chapter in the high-speed rail project, a Times investigation found. The segment runs across rivers, migratory […]

Hiltzik: The U.K. gets it that Uber drivers are employees

EMMA ISABELLA

Uber and its fellow gig financial system companies have been really effective in the U.S. at kicking up dust in excess of whether their drivers are staff members or — as the providers assert — independent contractors. The highest courtroom in Britain was not fooled. In a unanimous ruling issued […]

Ontario mulch fire driven by Santa Ana winds

EMMA ISABELLA

A wind-driven hearth broke out at a environmentally friendly-squander enterprise in Ontario right away, promptly chewing by large piles of mulch and hay bales, authorities explained Thursday. The Ontario Fire Division arrived at the business enterprise concerning Euclid and Chino avenues all over 1:20 a.m. to find the burning mulch. […]