FROM David Binkle
School Food Fight The House Appropriations Committee granted a stay of execution for white bread and fruit-free school lunches today. New rules from 2010 have been rolling out over the past few years. They require whole grains and a fruit or vegetable with each school lunch. But the House committee approved a bill that would include one-year waivers for schools that operate at a loss.
Gov. Jerry Brown: California and China will fight climate change together President Donald Trump reportedly wants the U.S. to withdraw from the Paris Climate Accord, and he’s expected to announce a decision soon. California Governor Jerry Brown heads to China to strengthen climate and clean energy ties.
In 'Speechless,' Scott Silveri combines comedy, family & disability Scott Silveri has written and produced sitcoms for more than 20 years. In all that time, he never encountered a TV family that looked anything like the one he grew up in -- with a mom, a dad...and a brother with cerebral palsy. He changed that with his show Speechless on ABC. Silveri tells us about looking to his own past for stories, and why he was determined to make a family comedy and not just a "disability show."