California launches website promoting abortion services

California launches website promoting abortion services

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California launched a publicly funded website on Tuesday to promote the state’s abortion services, listing clinics, linking to financial help for travel and lodging and letting teenagers in other states know they don’t need their parents permission to get an abortion in the state. The website is part of Democratic Gov. … Read more

These Are California’s Best Ski-In/Ski-Out Resorts

These Are California's Best Ski-In/Ski-Out Resorts

If you are in the process of planning a family vacation, retreat with friends, or couples trip for the coming season, look no further than the best ski-in/ski-out resorts in all of California. These resorts are known for offering top-of-the-line amenities as well as the option to easily ski right into your room from the … Read more

Gas prices dip, travel soars ahead of Labor Day weekend

Travelers queue up at the south security checkpoint in Denver International Airport as the Labor Day holiday approaches Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2022, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

The United States is getting a taste of normalcy this weekend as gas prices continue to decline and air travel begins to near pre-pandemic levels. What You Need To Know The United States is getting a taste of normalcy this weekend as gas prices continue to decline and air travel begins to near pre-pandemic levels … Read more

Vail Resorts To Pay $13 Million In California Labor Lawsuit Settlement

Vail Resorts To Pay $13 Million In California Labor Lawsuit Settlement

Hamilton v. Heavenly Valley, a case in which employees of Vail Resorts sought action against the management company for illegal labor practices, was resolved on Friday, August 19th, after Judge Michael McLaughlin granted final approval for the offered settlement, according to Vail Daily. As a result, the company will pay $13 million to attorneys and … Read more

Meghan and Harry turned on by former allies Zara and Mike Tindall

Meghan and Harry turned on by former allies Zara and Mike Tindall

Of all the photos of the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Extraordinaire, of all the HRHs; the superstars like Sir Elton John and Ed Sheeran who took to the stage in front of Buckingham Palace for the $25 million concert; 71 jets and 200 horses, the absolute and utter best images are of the of the Windsors … Read more

Modern New Development Options In The Western US

Modern New Development Options In The Western US

Mountain towns across the country have yet to settle from the avalanche of home buyers that has been sweeping through states such as Colorado, Montana and California for the past two years. Thanks to an increase in remote work and a growing appetite for lifestyle home purchases, mountain properties continue to be hot commodities—so much … Read more

The Best Bucket List Trips For Empty Nesters

The Best Bucket List Trips For Empty Nesters

Hiking ice tunnels in Antarctica with White Desert White Desert If this back-to-school season marks the first days of your status as an empty nester then now is the time to plan a celebratory vacation. Travel is the perfect opportunity to inaugurate a new chapter in your life. Help restore a coral reef, explore ice … Read more

Is San Francisco Bay the greatest sailing arena in the world? Come out and see | Fanfare

Is San Francisco Bay the greatest sailing arena in the world?  Come out and see |  Fanfare

Looking for something to do this weekend? Get your mind off our collective troubles? A reason to celebrate our city and the bay? Come out to Crissy Field, where you can watch superhuman sailors crisscross the waves at mach speeds. Now, don’t get me wrong. I’m a land lubber by trade. Wouldn’t know a jib … Read more

Air NZ brings home its largest planes from US desert amid surging flight demand

Air NZ brings home its largest planes from US desert amid surging flight demand

Air New Zealand is bringing home its 777-300 after almost 700 days in an American desert. In 2020, the airline sent four of its largest planes – the 777-300ER – to a storage facility in Victorville, California, in the Mojave Desert amid Covid-19 decimating international travel. At that time it was unknown when they would … Read more

The Plan to Turn Blighted Houses into a New Source of Green Power for the Grid

The Plan to Turn Blighted Houses into a New Source of Green Power for the Grid

This story was originally published by Grist. You can subscribe to its weekly newsletter here. Standing outside the sagging house on 2nd Street in North Richmond, California, it was hard to imagine it as the future site of a pioneering clean energy project. The building’s rotting white siding seemed to sink into the dirt yard … Read more