Aggregated California News Articles
- Robert Durst murder trial set for 2019
New York real estate heir Robert Durst has been scheduled to go on trial in late summer on charges of killing a friend in Los Angeles nearly two decades ago
ABC News. Wed, 16 Jan 2019 12:55:42 -0500.
- New storm brings risk of blizzard to Northern California
An evacuation warning was in place into Thursday morning for Pulga, a canyon community in Butte County neighboring Paradise, which was virtually incinerated two months ago.
Daily Mail. Wed, 16 Jan 2019 17:51:57 GMT.
- Northridge quake thrashed Los Angeles 25 years ago this week
Twenty-five years ago this week, a magnitude 6.7 earthquake shook Los Angeles from its sleep, and sunrise revealed widespread devastation, with dozens killed and $25 billion in damage.
ABC News. Wed, 16 Jan 2019 12:36:12 -0500.
- Head of striking Los Angeles teachers' union aims to resume talks 'soon'
The head of the Los Angeles teachers union said he hoped to resume talks "very soon" as a strike that has interrupted classes for some 492,000 students in the second-largest U.S. ...
Reuters. Wed, 16 Jan 2019 12:24:40 -0500.
- This California Home is the Perfect Beach Retreat
For a family of ocean lovers based in San Francisco, designer Lauren Nelson remodeled a relaxing, seaside getaway in Stinson Beach, California, to achieve an airy, comfortable ambience.
By Dering Hall, Contributor. Forbes. Wed, 16 Jan 2019 12:13:00 -0500.
- Portfolio School Management For Dummies
One of the issues hanging over the Los Angeles teacher strike is the idea of portfolio management. It's a challenging issue to discuss because so few people understand exactly how a portfolio model is supposed to work.
By Peter Greene, Contributor. Forbes. Wed, 16 Jan 2019 10:58:00 -0500.
- Strong commercial lending offsets margin pressure at First Republic
The San Francisco company's quarterly earnings also reflected higher wealth management revenue.
American Banker. Wed, 16 Jan 2019 14:40:03 GMT.
- Most L.A. parents support teachers on strike, but some worry for students
Teachers in Los Angeles are striking for the third day in a row. In a new poll, support for educators was at more than 82 percent among parents with school age children. ...
CBS News. Wed, 16 Jan 2019 14:06:18 +0000.
- Small quake shakes northern California, no immediate damage reported
A small earthquake shook buildings and roused Northern California residents from their sleep early on Wednesday, but there were no immediate reports of damage or injuries.
Reuters. Wed, 16 Jan 2019 08:35:22 -0500.
- California winter storm triggers rivers of mud and debris
A powerful winter storm hitting the West Coast forced hundreds of people from their homes across Southern California. But the worst is still to come. ...
CBS News. Wed, 16 Jan 2019 12:49:59 +0000.
- From A Cell To A Home: Ex-Inmates Find Stability With Innovative Program
A novel housing program in California links people recently released from long-term prison sentences with hosts willing to rent space in their homes.
Eric Westervelt. NPR. Wed, 16 Jan 2019 05:57:00 -0500.
- Falcons' McKinley undergoes mental evaluation
Falcons DE Takkarist McKinley was undergoing a mental evaluation after police were called to a hotel in Los Angeles.
ESPN. Wed, 16 Jan 2019 00:35:58 EST.
- LAUSD teachers strike: Thousands of educators rally in downtown Los Angeles on 2nd day of walkout
Thousands of LAUSD teachers took to the streets of downtown Los Angeles for a massive demonstration on the second day of their union's strike.
Yahoo. Tue, 15 Jan 2019 21:00:35 -0500.
- Tuesday is the last day to sign up for Covered California health plan program
Officials from state health exchange Covered California are ramping up efforts to enroll people in health coverage as the deadline to sign up looms. ...
Soumya Karlamangla. Los Angeles Times. Tue, 15 Jan 2019 17:40:00 PST.
- PG&E Bankruptcy Threatens Wildfire Suits, Green Contracts
The expected bankruptcy filing has enormous repercussions for everyone from the homeowners suing the utility for California wildfire damages to the companies that furnish it with green energy.
Wall Street Journal. Tue, 15 Jan 2019 18:45:46 EST.
- Coast Guard Snares Five Times as Many Illegals Off West Coast Compared to 2017
Illegal migrants captured by the Coast Guard off the southern coast of California increased by nearly 500 percent in 2018, according to The Washington Post.
Newsmax. Tue, 15 Jan 2019 17:59:41 EDT.
- Why thousands of Los Angeles teachers are striking
More than 30,000 teachers have walked out demanding more support staff, smaller class sizes and better pay.
BBC News. Tue, 15 Jan 2019 19:14:04 GMT.
- 40 mile-per-hour mudslides, floods: California storms could cause serious damage
Mudslides and flooding were closing roads in California as heavy rains and snow were forecast deep into the week.
Yahoo. Tue, 15 Jan 2019 12:29:48 -0500.
- LA School District Superintendent Says Day 1 Of Los Angeles Teacher Strike Cost District $25 Million
'This impasse is disrupting the lives of too many kids and their families'
Neetu Chandak. Daily Caller. Tue, 15 Jan 2019 17:28:56 +0000.
- The California utility getting crushed this week was a favorite of big-name hedge fund managers
PG&E's stock added to its abysmal three-month slide Tuesday as the former hedge fund favorite prepares for bankruptcy.
CNBC. Tue, 15 Jan 2019 16:53 GMT.
California Population Trends and Information Resources
The U. S. Census Bureau estimates the population of California as follows:
|Date||Estimated Population||Yearly % Change|
|July 1, 2016||39,250,017||0.66|
|July 1, 2015||38,993,940||0.81|
|July 1, 2014||38,680,810||0.90|
|July 1, 2013||38,335,203||0.85|
|July 1, 2012||38,011,074||0.89|
|July 1, 2011||37,676,861||0.92|
|July 1, 2010||37,332,685|| |
According to the 2010 census, the population of California was 37,253,956.
In 2008, the estimated population of California was 36,756,666, whereas
in 2006, the population of California was about 36,121,296.
For detailed, up-to-date information about California's demographics,
visit the U.S. Census Bureau's
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