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  • WATCH: Mudslides in southern California

    A series of storms crossing through southern California raises mudslide concerns for residents, after rain last week triggered mudslides that closed down the Pacific Coast Highway.

    ABC News
  • California bracing for mudslides amid more storms

    Another round of heavy rain is expected to hit parts of California on Wednesday and Thursday, putting millions of people under a flash-flood watch and spurring precautionary evacuations in several wildfire-scarred areas vulnerable to mudflows. In what should be the strongest in a series of recent storms, up to 3 inches of rain are expected in Southern California through Thursday and 6 inches could fall in central portions of the state. The rain could lead to mudflows and flooding in areas burned...

    WPLG
  • What Would Have Happened If China Never Went Communist?

    Salvatore Babones Economics, Asia "China made a huge communist detour just to end up right back where it started, only with different families in charge." In December 2018, China celebrated the fortieth anniversary of Deng Xiaoping’s 1978 announcement that the Chinese Communist Party would set the country in a new direction toward reform and opening. Coming after thirty years of real socialism—during which factories were nationalized, farms were collectivized, and private businesses all but...

    The National Interest
  • California schools were once the nation's envy. What went wrong?

    The enormous strike in Los Angeles paints a grim picture of wealthy state that is struggling to fund its education system California once had one of the best funded, most envied public education systems in the United States. Now schoolteachers in Los Angeles, who went on strike this week to vent years of frustration, say they struggle with overcrowded classrooms and children whose need for academic support, psychological services and English-language coaching outstrips anything they can...

    the Guardian
  • Storm could set off mudslides in fire-scarred California

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) " Light showers fell on parts of Northern California bracing for heavy rain and strong winds Wednesday that could unleash mudslides on communities struggling after the deadliest U.S. wildfire in a century.Water levels could rise in small rivers and creeks and debris flows could hit areas scarred by flames, including where a November wildfire killed 86 people and destroyed nearly 15,000 homes.A week of storms has left authorities concerned about the potential [

    The Palm Beach Post
  • California storm could bring mudslides, blizzard warning

    LOS ANGELES — Another Pacific storm was set to hit California on Wednesday, bringing a threat of mudslides to the site of the deadliest wildfire in state history and a rare blizzard warning in the Sierra Nevada. An evacuation warning was in place into Thursday morning for Pulga, a canyon community in Northern California. Its

    New York Post
  • Storm could set off mudslides in fire-scarred California

    Light showers fell on parts of Northern California bracing for heavy rain and strong winds Wednesday that could unleash mudslides on communities struggling after the deadliest U.S. wildfire in

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