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Disney to cut 7,000 jobs in Iger’s company ‘transformation’

The Walt Disney Co. will cut about 7,000 jobs as part of an ambitious companywide cost-savings plan and “strategic reorganization” announced Wednesday by CEO Bob Iger.

US heating worries mount amid growing costs, uncertainty

Across the U.S., families are looking to the winter with dread as energy costs soar and fuel supplies tighten. The Department of Energy is projecting sharp price increases for home heating compared with last winter and some worry whether heating assistance programs will be able to make up the difference for struggling families.

Prosecutor: Judge reneged on promise in Polanski abuse case

A Los Angeles judge privately told lawyers he would renege on a promise and imprison Roman Polanski for sexually abusing a 13-year-old girl in 1977, a former prosecutor testified, setting the stage for the renowned director to flee the U.S. as a fugitive.

What we know about Trump’s actions as insurrection unfolded

Members of the House committee investigating the events of Jan. 6 will hold their first prime-time hearing Thursday to share what they have uncovered about former President Donald Trump’s efforts to overturn the results of the 2020 election, which culminated in the deadly storming of the U.S. Capitol. Part of their mission: Determining the former president’s actions that day.

VA establishes presumptive service connection for rare respiratory cancers for certain Veterans

As part of President Biden’s Unity Agenda commitment to support the nation’s Veterans, the Department of Veterans Affairs is adding nine rare respiratory cancers to the list of presumed service-connected disabilities due to military environmental exposures to fine particulate matter.

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Southern California congressman calls for Biden to drop out

A Congressional Representative serving parts of Orange and San Diego counties has joined the growing chorus of House Democrats calling for President Joe Biden to step aside ahead of the November election.

Brush fire prompts evacuation warning in Riverside County

A fast-moving brush fire prompted an evacuation warning for residents on the north side of Banning in Riverside County on Friday.

Danny List Wins the 2024 California State Open

Danny List of San Diego is the 124th California State Open Champion after posting a score of 21-under-par across four days of competition at Soboba Springs Golf Course.

The Inland Empire is a puzzle when it comes to recent economic growth

We are sounding an alarm bell regarding the employment situation in the Inland Empire and Southern California.