Small Business

California towns at risk from fires often have few ways out

Apr 26, 2019

Some people in the places most prone to wildfires have far fewer evacuation routes than the rest of California

How we analyzed California's wildfire evacuation routes

Apr 25, 2019

How we analyzed California's wildfire evacuation routes

Danger from California wildfires pushes newsrooms to unite

Apr 25, 2019

Media outlets have banded together to put a spotlight on policy issues that can reduce deaths and destruction from wildfires

Parent? Boss? Business owners who hire their teens are both

Apr 24, 2019

Business owners often hire their teenagers to get work experience, earn some money and add to their resumes

Handful of US states are poised to legalize sports betting

Apr 23, 2019

Lawmakers in Montana and Iowa have approved legal sports betting, and the Indiana Legislature is expected to do so this week

New strategy aims to save sagebrush in Western states

Apr 23, 2019

Federal officials have released a plan to save sagebrush habitats in Western states that support cattle ranching, recreation and 350 wildlife species, including imperiled sage grouse

Shelter uproar highlights strife in expensive San Francisco

Apr 22, 2019

Condo owners and renters along San Francisco's waterfront are protesting plans for a new homeless shelter in their neighborhood

Corporate America embraces 420 as pot legalization grows

Apr 20, 2019

Corporate America is starting to embrace 420, the marijuana holiday long recognized by potheads around the world

California dispute threatens plan to protect Colorado River

Apr 18, 2019

A dispute between two major California water agencies is threatening to derail a hard-won agreement designed to protect a river that serves 40 million people in the U.S. West

New business owners find it's a mistake to work for free

Apr 17, 2019

It's a situation many new business owners land in _ they're so anxious to find customers and clients that they work for little or no money

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