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Moreno Valley Parents Ask City To Reconsider Cutting Funding For 2 Dozen Crossing Guards

MORENO VALLEY (CBSLA.com)  —  Parents in Moreno Valley are asking the city to reconsider cutting funding for more than two dozen crossing guards.

The budget cuts have parents fearing for the safety of their children. 350 more words


The US "leads" the solar energy revolution by laying off solar energy researchers

On Monday, Oct. 5, Stuart Farrell had planned to take the morning off from his job as a researcher at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory in Golden, Colo., after being awake all night taking care of his sick 2-year-old son.

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Oh man

I just got a call from my supervisor and he told me with budget cuts and The Union being involved, only people with higher seniority will get to keep their hours so me and two other people won’t be coming into work today. 20 more words

Report: Child homelessness up 33% in 3 years

One in 45 children in the USA — 1.6 million children — were living on the street, in homeless shelters or motels, or doubled up with other families last year, according to the National Center on Family Homelessness.



King County Bus Riders, Brace Yourselves

In blocking a vote on a transportation package before the Washington State Legislature adjourned this weekend, Senate Republicans led by Rodney Tom utterly failed anyone who rides the bus—or drives through or around—King County. 36 more words


Exclusive: VICE News Investigates the UK's 4,500 Prisoners Doing Life for Minor Crimes

Thousands of prisoners — many of who committed relatively minor crimes — are stuck in British jails on an obsolete life sentence at an annual cost to the UK taxpayer of more than 119 million pounds ($180 million), a VICE News investigation has found. 2,044 more words

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Ending Family Homelessness

The House Operating Budget fully funds all these programs and adds a new program called “Ending Family Homelessness” which aims to end homelessness for households with children who are unsheltered or living in shelters and motels.

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