Los Angeles 'Cop Cams': Cameras to boost transparencyIn Los Angeles, police officers are being outfitted with on-body cameras to record all their encounters. It is hoped that the recordings will guard against officer misconduct and h...
California hit by worst drought in 500 yearsCalifornia is now in its third year of a drought that may turn out to be its worst ever. To make matters worse, the state has just had its warmest winter on record, depriving its p...
ON THE GROUND
Shishmaref, a village adriftPerched on an island at the very edge of Alaska, Shishmaref has become a symbol of global warming. For the past ten years, this village has been collapsing. With the melting of the...
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