All posts tagged "Jerry Brown"

  • Irma Salazar,  of Santa Ana, Calif., loads plastic grocery bags into her car, Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014 in Santa Ana, Calif. Gov. Jerry Brown has signed legislation on Tuesday imposing the nation's first statewide ban on single-use plastic bags.(AP Photo/Chris Carlson)
    California becomes the first state to ban plastic grocery bags

    LOS ANGELES  (CNS) – California became the first state in the nation to ban plastic grocery bags today when Gov. Jerry Brown signed legislation authored by a pair of Southland legislators that will prohibit large stores from using the sacks...

    • Posted September 30, 2014
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  • Buildings in central Seoul are shrouded in a cloud of ultrafine particles, Tuesday. The Korea Meteorological Administration announced that the average atmospheric concentration of particulate matter measuring 10 micrometers (PM10) on the day was 228 micrograms per cubic meter, the most dangerous level in its five-level air pollution scale. (Yonhap)
    K-town pollution among worst in California

    According to California Environmental Protection Agency  Pollution in California is worst in areas of low income By Tae Hong Pollution in California is worst in areas of low income, among them Los Angeles County, a report says....

    • Posted April 24, 2014
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  • Choung Ja Lee, mother of fallen Los Angeles Police Department Nicholas Choung Lee, fourth from left, is helped by a LAPD female police officer, as her son's casket leaves a funeral mass at the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels in Los Angeles Thursday, March 13, 2014. Others from left include Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck, Mayor Eric Garcetti, Lee's daughter Jalen, middle front, brother Danny, center rear, father Heung Jae Lee, and wife Cathy Kim, right.  Lee, 40, died when the squad car he and his partner were in collided with a trash truck in Beverly Hills on March 7. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)
    Thousands mourn fallen LAPD Officer Nicholas Lee

    LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Hundreds of mourners, including Mayor Eric Garcetti and Gov. Jerry Brown, gathered on Thursday to pay tribute to Los Angeles police Officer Nicholas Choung Lee, who was killed when his patrol car was...

    • Posted March 14, 2014
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