The National Transportation Safety Board released a new 400 page report on the fatal self-driving Uber crash in Tempe, Arizona last March that killed 49 year old Elaine Herzberg, who was jaywalking her bike across the street.
This year, California became the first state to pass a law allowing home cooks to run businesses right out of their kitchens and sell homemade meals to hungry customers, allowing a cottage industry that had once operated clandestinely to come out into the open.
The debate over illegal immigration in California reached a boiling point 25 years ago. The clash was crystalized in the battle over Proposition 187, a ballot measure that sought to bar the state’s undocumented population from accessing public benefits, among other things. Billions in taxpayer money, proponents argued, would be saved by 187. Opponents called it “anti-immigrant.”