California

California News: California Attorney General Becerra Urges Congress to Pass Critical Legislation to Combat the Opioid Epidemic

SACRAMENTO, CA – California Attorney General Xavier Becerra, along with a bipartisan coalition of 39 state and territory Attorneys General, today urged Congress to combat the opioid epidemic by passing legislation: the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act (CARA) 2.0 and the Comprehensive Addiction Reform, Education, and Safety (CARES) Act. “The misuse and abuse of prescription … Continue reading California News: California Attorney General Becerra Urges Congress to Pass Critical Legislation to Combat the Opioid Epidemic

Impressive 500,000+ Yearly California Exodus Prompted By Recent Sky Rocketing Home Prices

LAS VEGAS/MAY 21, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — The exodus from California actually started 10 years ago and has rapidly expanded in recent months. According to tax filing data from the Internal Revenue Service, 2007 to 2016 saw a steady climb in residents leaving California, and the top recipient location was Texas, from 2007 to 2016. The … Continue reading Impressive 500,000+ Yearly California Exodus Prompted By Recent Sky Rocketing Home Prices

California News: Rabobank Bank Sentenced for Obstructing Regulators, Forfeits $368 Million for Concealing Anti-Money Laundering Failures

SAN DIEGO, CA – Rabobank, National Association, a California subsidiary of the Netherlands-based Coöperatieve Rabobank U.A., was sentenced Friday, May 18th before U.S. District Judge Jeffrey T. Miller for conspiring to impair, impede, and obstruct its primary regulator, the Department of the Treasury’s Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC), by concealing deficiencies in … Continue reading California News: Rabobank Bank Sentenced for Obstructing Regulators, Forfeits $368 Million for Concealing Anti-Money Laundering Failures

California News: Bay Area Doctors Agree To Settle DOJ Claims That They Failed To Maintain Adequate Records Regarding Controlled Substances

SAN FRANCISO, CA – Drs. William Longton, Ruben Kalra, and Richard Shinaman have agreed to collectively pay $260,000 to settle allegations by the U.S. Department of Justice that they failed to keep and maintain adequate records and other allegations pertaining to controlled substances at their Novato, Pleasant Hill, and Pleasanton offices, announced Acting United States … Continue reading California News: Bay Area Doctors Agree To Settle DOJ Claims That They Failed To Maintain Adequate Records Regarding Controlled Substances

MOSS LANDING, Calif. | Sea otters ‘stuck’ despite comeback in California

MOSS LANDING, Calif. — While threatened southern sea otters bob and sun in the gentle waves of this central California estuary, wildlife experts up and down the West Coast are struggling to figure out how to restore the crucial coastal predator to an undersea world that’s falling apart in their absence. Southern sea otters, nearly … Continue reading MOSS LANDING, Calif. | Sea otters ‘stuck’ despite comeback in California

ALISO VIEJO, Calif. | Investigators seek motive in deadly California explosion

ALISO VIEJO, Calif. — Federal and state authorities are investigating whether a Southern California woman killed in an explosion that ripped through the day spa that she owned was targeted in the crime. Authorities declined to publicly say if they believed the victim was the target, but one official briefed on the investigation told The … Continue reading ALISO VIEJO, Calif. | Investigators seek motive in deadly California explosion