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United Farm Workers takes aim at one of California's top farm companies after state made organizing agricultural workers easier

Several hundred workers filed papers this year to unionize at Wonderful Nurseries in Wasco, Calif., a move the company claimed was fraudulent.

09.05.2024 40

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Disney advances plan to inject $1.9 billion into 'the happiest place on Earth'

It would be the biggest expansion of Disney’s Southern California theme parks in decades.

18.04.2024 30

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Disney’s mulitbillion-dollar theme park facelift gets unanimous approval from Anaheim council

It would be the biggest expansion of Disney’s Southern California theme parks in decades.

17.04.2024 50

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California agriculture zone is so dry state will monitor how much groundwater it pumps for crops—and farmers say move will force many out of business

It's the first area in California to go through this process under the state's landmark groundwater law that aims to keep water flowing sustainably...

17.04.2024 10

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Disney wants a major expansion of California Disneyland theme park to add more immersive attractions like 'Zootopia' in Shanghai

It’s the first time Disney has sought a major change to its California theme parks since the 1990s, when the company obtained approvals to turn its...

11.03.2024 20

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California has big plans to turn organic waste into fuel but it’s far behind on its food recycling programs because people won’t separate their trash

In Southern California, the nation’s largest facility to convert food waste into biogas has filed for bankruptcy because it’s not getting enough...

19.02.2024 20

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Mickey Mouse wants to unionize

Union activity is stirring among the people who bring the mouse and the duck to life at Disneyland.

14.02.2024 20

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California's years of drought, water issues push spirit makers to grow agave—but they're not allowed to call it mezcal or tequla

Tequila and mezcal are proprietary spirits under Mexican laws, and recognized in U.S. trade agreements, like how champagne can only come from...

05.11.2023 7

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Small farmers are up against California’s $1.1B carrot industry in a vicious fight over groundwater

With more regions setting stricter rules around groundwater, it won’t be the only such battle.

01.10.2023 2

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