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The countdown to summer break has begun, leaving students and families eager to get away from school and work in order to have some fun. These long hot days and warm nights bring some of the best memories each year. Admittedly, alcohol has a big...

Last year, as part of ongoing efforts to reduce overcrowding of the state prison system, Californians voted Proposition 57 into law. Proposition 57 increased parole and good behavior opportunities for convicted nonviolent felons, and allowed judges, not prosecutors, to determine if a juvenile would be...

Recently, Californians voted to legalize the recreational use of marijuana in the state. When the legislation takes full effect next year, law enforcement officers will need a way to determine whether or not someone is driving while drugged. They have breathalyzers for determining if someone...

If you have ever gotten a ticket for a moving violation, you may have been given the option to attend traffic school. If you did this, then the ticket would have been dismissed and you would not get any points on your driving record. While...

One of the things that we as adults tend to take for granted, is our driver’s license. We are so used to having it and the ability to drive that it grants us. We have never really considered that it could be taken away from...

Any pet owner will tell you that owning a pet makes their life better. However, what most people do not realize is that owning a pet can actually improve their health. There have been several studies that show owning a pet can be extremely beneficial...

Drones have quickly grown in popularity over the last few years, and for good reason. Drones allow us to take to the skies with ease and can even give us a bird’s eye view of the world we know. Due to their steady increase in...

Have you ever lent your car to a friend who needed to run an errand? If so, did you ever stop to consider whether or not your friend was insured while driving your car? If he or she was not insured and got into an...

You always hear that you should not believe everything you see online, and unfortunately, it still needs to be said. You can still find stories online of people who were scammed or cheated out of money. This can happen quite often on websites such as...

As Californians, we are always on the lookout for the next big earthquake. The San Andreas Fault runs along the entire length of the state, making California highly susceptible to earthquakes. In fact, California has around 10,000 earthquakes a year. Since our state is so prone...

Do you have neighbors who love to party and create a lot of noise late at night or even into the morning hours? If so, they have probably awoken you or prevented you from sleep on numerous occasions. If you are like most people, you...

Have you ever gotten an email from one of your friends that says something along the lines of “Thought you’d find this interesting,” followed by a link to a website? Hopefully you deleted the email without clicking the link, because it was most likely a...

We all know what dares are and how they can are often used to challenge our friends and family members. Often times, adults use dares in a joking manner. We do this by daring a friend to talk to a romantic interest or say something...

Credit cards are a great way to purchase things, since they let you make a purchase without actually having the cash in hand. However, they are very vulnerable and can be subject to be stolen. Crooks can get ahold of credit card information in a number...

At the start of this year, the state of New Jersey eliminated its bail system in favor of a system where judges determine whether or not it is safe to release the defendant. The idea of this new system was to be fairer to people...