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June 27, 2016

Program Turns Motel Rooms Into Recovery Centers

If you had a health crisis, you would get emergency medical care and after it was over, you'd be sent home to recover from it. But what if you have no home? One program is turning cheap motel rooms into triage and recovery wards.

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California Counts

June 27, 2016

Libertarian Nominee Gary Johnson Greeted By Small Crowd, Big Cheers At Politicon

Supporters greet Gary Johnson, Libertarian Party presidential standard bearer, over the weekend at Politicon in Pasadena.

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June 27, 2016

Battle To Contain Erskine Fire In Kern County Continues

The battle against a massive wildfire in central California is continuing. The Erskine Fire is now 45,388 acres and is 40 percent contained.

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June 27, 2016

Rich Ibarra

'Brexit' Could Mean More Buying Power For US Travelers

Britain has seen dramatic changes in the world market and the value of the pound. Americans who vacation there may see more buying power for their dollar -- for the moment.

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Audio Tour Describes Biggest Wildfire In Sierra Nevada

If you want to learn more about the largest wildfire ever in the Sierra Nevada, the 2013 Rim Fire, the Stanislaus National Forest is providing an audio tour for your drive.

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The Political Junkie Goes West

The Political Junkie joins us for our signature segment that puts California politics in the context of the national scene. Rudin joins us from Washington D.C. in an effort to put it all in perspective.

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What Brexit Means For California

Following Britain’s referendum to leave the EU, global implications shortly followed. Sacramento economist Jock O’ Connell joins us in studio to explain what #Brexit means for the state of California, which is the sixth largest economy in the world.

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Supreme Court's DACA Decision

The U.S. Supreme Court failed to come to a decision on the DAPA/DACA case this year in a 4-4 split. Executive Director of the Undocumented Student Legal Services Center, Maria Blanco, joins us to discuss this vote and what could happen next.

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Author Don Miguel Ruiz Sr.

Author don Miguel Ruiz Sr. has written several books embedded with his spiritual teachings in philosophy and personal transformation. He tells us about his bestselling book, The Four Agreements, which has been read by millions around the world.

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Human Or Machine: Can You Tell Who Wrote These Poems?

June 27, 2016

Can a computer write a sonnet that's indistinguishable from what a person can produce? A contest at Dartmouth attempted to find out. And with our online quiz, you too can give it a try.