Chris Hermes

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Medical marijuana is illegal under federal law, but California voters  approved  its use in 1996.

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Medical marijuana is illegal under federal law, but California voters approved its use in 1996.

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In Tulsa, Oklahoma, President Biden today marked the 100th anniversary of the Tulsa Race Massacre, and he unveiled new measures to address the racial wealth gap.

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California will roll out a statewide electronic vaccine verification program, which Gov. Gavin Newsom does not call a passport.

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“ A Quiet Place Part II ” had a strong $57 million opening at theaters over Memorial Day weekend.

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Starting Tuesday, your Amazon devices, along with everyone else’s in your neighborhood, will be able to connect to each other and the internet systems they use.

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Crowns & Hops , based in Inglewood, will be LA’s first Black-owned brewery.

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After 15 months of the pandemic, the Golden State is no longer requiring capacity limits, masks, or social distancing in most places.

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Josiah Citrin, the Michelin-starred force behind Mélisse and Citrin in Santa Monica, lost his 23-year-old son Augie to an opioid overdose in December.

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Joe Mathews says that focusing on the state budget, when it appears in good shape, obscures California’s systemic failures.

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Vice President Kamala Harris visited Central America this week. She told would-be migrants in Guatemala “do not come” (to the U.S.), which drew criticism from progressive democrats.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand