LAUSD Board Unanimously Approves State Of Emergency, Granting Superintendent Power To Close Schools If NecessaryWhile the board did not vote on whether or not to close the entire school system, the approved order grants the superintendent the power to do so if it becomes necessary.
'It Is Not Open Season': California AG Cracks Down On Price Gouging In Wake Of Coronavirus OutbreakSome companies have been hoping to profit from the coronavirus outbreak, and on Thursday, California's attorney general had some strong words for them.
Authorities Warn Of Price Gouging After Wildfires Strike AreaAuthorities are warning residents affected by recent area wildfires to beware of business owners seeking to take advantage of the emergency.
Red Cross Opens Shelter In Ridgecrest Following Earthquake, Gov. Newsom Declares State Of EmergencyThe American Red Cross opened a shelter in Ridgecrest and is providing services following this morning's 6.4 magnitude earthquake.
LA City Attorney, DA Warn Of Illegal Price-Gouging In Wake Of SoCal WildfiresBoth the L.A. city and district attorneys are warning the public to look out for illegal price-gouging in the wake of the state's wildfires.
Fires Prompt Gov. Jerry Brown To Declare State Of Emergency In LA, Ventura CountiesIn response to the multiple fires that were ravaging the Southland Tuesday, California Gov. Jerry Brown has declared a state of emergency in the counties of Los Angeles and Ventura.
Firefighters: La Tuna Blaze 100 Percent ContainedThe fire scorched 7,194 acres of brush around the Verdugo Mountains.
Governor Declares State Of Emergency After Storms Ravage CaliforniaThe declaration covers 50 of California’s 58 counties
Erskine Fire Kills 2, Scorches 47 Square Miles Across Kern CountyAbout 80 homes were destroyed in a mobile home community.
Governor Brown Declares State Of Emergency For San Bernardino County Following MassacreSuch declarations are typically issued after natural disasters such as wildfires or flooding.
Millions Of Dead Trees Prompts Gov. Brown To Declare State Of EmergencyCalifornia Gov. Jerry Brown says dead trees around the state pose a fire hazard and has declared a state of emergency.