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Law Enforcement Grapples with iPhone’s Enhanced Encryption

Sep 29, 2014

The software change is a deft way for Apple to underscore its commitment to privacy and distance itself from the shadow cast over the valley after revelations about the National Security Agency's surveillance programs.

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Angelinos reclaim public space for gardens

Sep 29, 2014

By Sasa Woodruff In this story we go to South Los Angeles, a community with some of the highest obesity rates in the country. Almost a third of the adults living there are obese. Now a handful of residents are trying to bring fresh food and health awar...

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Schools Challenged by Unfunded Mandate to Support Homeless Students

Sep 28, 2014

By Robin Urevich

Nearly 300,000 children in California—more than in any other state— are homeless, or live in cars, garages or crammed into single rooms with their entire families. More than half of those children are younger than 10 years old.

Most of them are in Southern California, in the state’s five most populous counties: Los...

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In Counties Where Teen Pregnancy is High, a Sex Ed Program Offers Promise

Sep 28, 2014

By Lisa Renner The teen boys in the San Joaquin County Juvenile Detention Center had a lot of questions for the two sex education instructors who paid them a visit. Among them: Where are free local clinics that provide testing for sexually transmitted ...

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A Golden Idea for Senior Women Living Together

Sep 28, 2014

By Matt Perry

When Bea Arthur and her merry band of aging pranksters graced the airwaves with their “Golden Girls” sitcom a quarter century ago, they paved the way for shared senior housing that’s both fun and affordable.

And like the world-famous Red Hat Society which celebrates aging gracefully and vibrantly, expect the Golden Girls Network...

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Alison Toon
Death metal, more death metal, and Village People in Camo Pants???

Sep 28, 2014
Death metal, more death metal, and Village People in Camo Pants???

Amon Amarth and fans, Ace of Spades, Sacramento
Celebrating Amon Amarth's headline show at the Ace of Spades, Sacramento CA
Saturday's show at the Ace of Spades was for sure a death metal night, and it was already off to a great start before 7 p.m.,...

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California skimps on diabetes prevention

Sep 28, 2014

By Robin Urevich

Diabetes afflicts one in 12 Californians. It causes early death and disability for millions and costs the state $27.6 billion annually in health care and related expenses.

In 20 years, diabetes rates are expected to double in the United States.

But the disease doesn’t have to wreak that kind of havoc.

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TechWire
Will State of California Bolt from On-Premise Email?

Sep 26, 2014

State CIO Carlos Ramos said on-premise email is costly and the state and private sector both have a better handle now on security requirements for cloud email systems.

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A New Industry Emerges in the Shadow of Twitter

Sep 26, 2014

A small but vibrant industry is changing the way governments, elected officials and citizens communicate

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Los Angeles Launches Civic Innovation Lab

Sep 26, 2014

The city hopes to leverage public knowledge and enthusiasm to identify and solve key local problems using data available from its open data portal.

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