#California

  • Article: These Photos Show the Terrifying Scale of California's Largest-Ever Wildfire
    Environment

    These Photos Show the Terrifying Scale of California's Largest-Ever Wildfire

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Olivia Kestin|Aug. 7, 2018

    The Mendocino Complex Fire is raging right now. The second-largest came just last year. Read more

  • Article: Postal Worker Reunited With Teen He Saved From Sex Trafficking
    Girls & Women

    Postal Worker Reunited With Teen He Saved From Sex Trafficking

    By Dana Brandes-Simon|Aug. 6, 2018

    The story brings attention to the problem of sex trafficking in the US. Read more

  • Article: Disneyland Raises Minimum Wage to $15 in Big Win for Workers
    Citizenship

    Disneyland Raises Minimum Wage to $15 in Big Win for Workers

    By Dana Brandes-Simon|July 30, 2018

    The settlement will affect 30,000 employees. Read more

  • Article: California's Carbon Emissions Just Hit a 30-Year Low
    Environment

    California's Carbon Emissions Just Hit a 30-Year Low

    By Joe McCarthy|July 12, 2018

    The state is much more than a rhetorical leader. Read more

  • Article: California Will Require All New Homes to Have Solar Panels
    Environment

    California Will Require All New Homes to Have Solar Panels

    By Joe McCarthy|May 10, 2018

    The new bill is critical to the state’s broader environmental efforts. Read more

  • Article: New Report Shows How Badly Climate Change Is Hurting California
    Environment

    New Report Shows How Badly Climate Change Is Hurting California

    By Joe McCarthy|May 9, 2018

    “There is no time for political posturing and partisan debate.” Read more

  • Article: This Man Is Swimming Across the Pacific in the Name of Science
    Environment

    This Man Is Swimming Across the Pacific in the Name of Science

    April 30, 2018|News Deeply

    He'll be swimming from Tokyo to San Francisco to raise awareness about ocean pollution. Read more

  • Feature: How 249 Photos Are Empowering LA's Homeless
    FeatureCitizenship

    How 249 Photos Are Empowering LA's Homeless

    By Phineas Rueckert|Jan. 29, 2018

    “Once you start hearing individual stories, you can’t just write them off as homeless.” Read more