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Minimum Wage California

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New study says raising the minimum wage hurts workers

A team of researchers from the University of Washington has analyzed Seattle's increase to $15 for minimum wage. But findings spell bad news for workers.

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LAPD's Cadet program under scrutiny

Last week - seven young people, all cadets, were arrested after stealing police cars and other official equipment. 
Screenshot from 2015 Western States 100 sizzle reel

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California's oldest 100-mile foot race kicks off this weekend

On Saturday at five a.m., the starting gun will go off for the Western States 100-Mile Endurance Run, one of the most prestigious ultramarathons.
House Election Democrats

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State of Affairs: Time for Pelosi to go? Lessons from Georgia, Feinstein isn't stopping yet

After an expensive defeat in Georgia, some House Democrats question Nancy Pelosi's future.
Tuna and Jezette Marie

Julian Burrell

'GLOW' shines a light on the importance of women's wrestling

With GLOW now streaming on Netflix, a woman wrestling fan looks back on how her gender has been portrayed in the art form of professional wrestling.
Yoshi fuel truck

Yoshi app gasses up cars without the gas station

For a monthly fee, users can have their cars refueled in a workplace parking lot

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Cal State looks to revamp remedial education

 The California State University system recently announced plans to overhaul its remedial education system by 2018.
APTOPIX Congress Health Overhaul

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Early analysis: The Senate health care bill and California

Take Two got an early look at what's in the bill with KPCC health care reporter Michelle Faust.
mammoth snow

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Summer skiers suit up in swimsuits and hit the snowy slopes

What happens when you combine sunshine AND snow? The confusing visual of swimsuits and skis. We check in on summer snow conditions in the Eastern Sierra.

Hopper Stone

It pays to have a diverse cast in Hollywood

Films with diverse casts attract diverse audiences. That could means millions more in revenue.