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California to provide healthcare to some undocumented immigrants

California to provide healthcare to some undocumented immigrants

California is set to become the first US state to extend healthcare benefits to some low-income, undocumented immigrants. Democrats in the state legislature on Sunday agreed to make adults between the ages of 19 and 25 eligible for the state’s Medicaid programme, which provides health insurance to low-income individuals, as well as those living with disabilities. Not [...]

June 11, 2019 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on California to provide healthcare to some undocumented immigrants

Disney Home opens flagship home décor store in California

Disney Home opens flagship home décor store in California

  Disney home decor features furniture, lamps, tableware themed around Mickey, Minnie and other favourite Disney characters Disney Home is all set to take over the world with the launch of the first Disney home decor store in Disneyland, California Park a few days ago—and the store is decked with all the wonders offered by [...]

June 26, 2018 Loknath Das Home Deco Comments Off on Disney Home opens flagship home décor store in California

Southern California slammed by torrents of rain in deadly storm

Southern California slammed by torrents of rain in deadly storm

LOS ANGELES — A huge Pacific storm parked itself over Southern California and unloaded, ravaging roads, opening sinkholes and leading to the deaths of at least two people. The storm feeding on an atmospheric river of moisture stretching far out into the ocean was at its most fierce late Friday afternoon, dropping over 8 inches [...]

February 19, 2017 Saheli News Comments Off on Southern California slammed by torrents of rain in deadly storm

Now, California Almonds Used for Terror Funding in LoC Trade: NIA

Now, California Almonds Used for Terror Funding in LoC Trade: NIA

New Delhi: After clothes and ‘dupattas’, California almonds have emerged as the new product in cross-LoC trade in Jammu and Kashmir that are being used a mode of terror funding, according to the NIA. The NIA has registered a case in this connection and carried out searches on traders at trade facilitation centres at Salamabad [...]

December 21, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on Now, California Almonds Used for Terror Funding in LoC Trade: NIA

Northern California wildfire continues to grow

Northern California wildfire continues to grow

The wildfire in Northern California has grown to scorch nearly 30,000 acres, destroy 51 structures and killed one person, fire officials said Thursday. The Soberanes Fire north of Big Sur has burned 29,877 acres and remains just 15 percent contained while firefighters in Southern California have managed to get the Sand Fire, north of Los [...]

August 3, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on Northern California wildfire continues to grow

Nice attack: 3 California students injured by truck, one still missing

Nice attack: 3 California students injured by truck, one still missing

A 31-year-old delivery driver who was raised in Tunisia but lived in Nice was named as the driver of the truck that plowed through a crowded street in the French Riviera city, killing 84 people including 10 children. Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel was named as the suspect who also opened fire on the crowd during a [...]

July 17, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Nice attack: 3 California students injured by truck, one still missing

US election 2016: Clashes close to Trump rally in California

US election 2016: Clashes close to Trump rally in California

Hundreds of demonstrators have blocked site visitors outdoor a venue in California wherein Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump become protecting a rally. A police vehicle had its windows smashed as Mr Trump spoke internal a hall in the Orange County Fairgrounds in Costa Mesa. a few 20 arrests had been made. Mr Trump has vowed [...]

April 29, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on US election 2016: Clashes close to Trump rally in California

Cleaner air in California may mean healthier kids: Study

Cleaner air in California may mean healthier kids: Study

TUESDAY, April 12, 2016 — Southern California has cleaner air than it did 20 years ago, and children there may be breathing better because of it, a new study suggests.Researchers found that as the smog over eight Los Angeles-area communities lessened, children became less likely to suffer from bronchitis, congestion and chronic coughs. The findings, [...]

April 13, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Cleaner air in California may mean healthier kids: Study

Plane crashes on California freeway, rear-ends car, kills 1

Plane crashes on California freeway, rear-ends car, kills 1

In a freak accident, a small plane crashed on a California freeway, slamming into a car parked on the side of the road, killing a woman and seriously injuring five others, including the pilot, officials said. The accident occurred when the plane made an emergency landing on a Southern California freeway and rear-ended a car [...]

April 3, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Plane crashes on California freeway, rear-ends car, kills 1

California Counts: Mobilizing the state’s refugee voters

California Counts: Mobilizing the state’s refugee voters

People up and down the state are trying to crack the code on California’sdismal voter turnout, which reached a record low for general elections in 2014. Just 42.2 percent of registered voters cast ballots. Under a new law, the Department of Motor Vehicles is getting ready toregister drivers automatically to vote, and there’s talk of sending [...]

March 31, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on California Counts: Mobilizing the state’s refugee voters