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  1. US Republicans seek documents on California high-speed rail project

    By: David Shepardson WASHINGTON (Reuters) -Two senior congressional Republicans asked the U.S. Department of Transportation on Wednesday to disclose documents detailing a decision by President Joe Biden's administration to award billions of dollars to a California high-speed rail
  2. Nearly 44 million people are hitting the road for the start of summer: ‘We haven’t seen Memorial Day weekend travel numbers like these in almost 20 years’

    By Chris Morris Summer’s unofficial start is going to mean crowded roads and airports in 2024. AAA predicts nearly 44 million people will be on the road this weekend, the second-biggest number since the company began tracking travelers in 2000. “We haven’t seen Memorial Day weekend
  3. Trump-backed candidate wins special election for former Speaker Kevin McCarthy’s seat

    By Gustaf Kilander Republican California Assemblymember Vince Fong, who received the backing of former president Donald Trump , won the special election on Tuesday to replace former speaker Kevin McCarthy . Mr Fong, who is close to Mr McCarthy and got his support, beat Tulare County
  4. Vince Fong Wins California Election to Fill McCarthy’s Seat

    By MICHAEL R. BLOOD / AP LOS ANGELES — Vince Fong, a California State Assembly member backed by former President Donald Trump, won a special election Tuesday to complete the remainder of the term of deposed former U.S. House Speaker Kevin McCarthy, which runs through January. A McC
  5. Democrats Richard Pan and Flojaune Cofer Lead Race for Mayor of Sacramento #USPolitics #Politics #USNews #California #Bakersfield #Fresno #Riverside #Sacramento #SanDiego #SanJose #Stockton #2024Elections #Elections2024 #Elections
  6. Avnos CEO Will Kain stands beside the startup's hybrid direct air capture plant in Bakersfield, California. #Photography #Photographs #Pictures #Photos #Climate #Environment #California #Bakersfield #Business #Avnos #Carbon #CarbonCapture #Documentary #DocumentaryPhotography Avno
  7. Avnos uses a novel "moisture-swing" adsorbent material to capture carbon at its Bakersfield pilot plant. #Photography #Photographs #Pictures #Photos #Climate #Environment #California #Bakersfield #Avnos #CarbonCapture #Documentary #DocumentaryPhotography Avnos Inc.
  8. High school security guard admits to selling homemade explosives

    By Andrea Blanco A California security guard has admitted to being part of a conspiracy to manufacture and sell homemade explosives. Angelo Jackson Mendiver, a former campus security supervisor at Arvin High School in Bakersfield, pleaded guilty to charges of manufacturing and deal