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Nation Oct 30Latest California blackout hits 1.5 million people
Frustration and anger mounted across Northern California as Pacific Gas & Electric, the state's largest utility, began its third round of sweeping blackouts in a week.
Nation Oct 29Frustration with California utility rises as blackouts endure
Pacific Gas & Electric Corp. said its latest blackout will start early Tuesday and affect 605,000 customers.
Nation Oct 25PG&E admits it may have been responsible for igniting California fire
California's biggest utility admitted its electrical equipment may have ignited a ruinous wildfire spreading over the state's wine country Friday, despite blackouts imposed across the region to prevent blazes.
Nation Oct 24Threats from California wildfires prompt evacuations, blackouts
The blackouts impact a half-million people — or nearly 180,000 customers — in 15 counties.
Nation Oct 23California utility to cut power again as wildfire precaution
Pacific Gas & Electric Company said it would begin precautionary power shutoffs Wednesday afternoon to nearly 180,000 homes and businesses in portions of 17 counties.
Arts Oct 02Placido Domingo resigns from Los Angeles Opera
The opera star resigned as general director of the Los Angeles Opera and withdrew from future performances at the company following multiple allegations of sexual harassment.
Arts Aug 20LA Opera opening a ‘thorough’ investigation into Placido Domingo allegations immediately
In a brief statement Tuesday, the opera company said it has hired Debra Wong Yang from the law firm of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher to lead the investigation.
Arts Aug 14Los Angeles Opera to investigate Placido Domingo over sexual misconduct allegations
Numerous women have accused the opera legend of sexual harassment and inappropriate behavior spanning decades.
Nation Aug 13Multiple women accuse opera singer Placido Domingo of sexual harassment
Eight singers and a dancer have told the Associated Press that they were sexually harassed by the long-married, Spanish-born superstar in encounters that took place over three decades.
Education Feb 21Why Oakland teachers are on strike
Teachers in Oakland, California, went on strike Thursday, part of a national wave of discontent by educators over classroom conditions, pay and other issues. Student photographers at Youth Beat, a PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Lab, captured the first day of…