These 12 common jobs have the highest percentage of full-time workers in California who are immigrants. More than half of immigrant workers are naturalized U.S. citizens; the noncitizens include legal and unauthorized state residents.
The wiggling fingers of a young girl trapped in the rubble of her collapsed school in Mexico City raised hopes among hundreds of rescuers working furiously Wednesday to try to free her. Dozens of buildings were toppled by the powerful earthquake that killed at least 230 people, but it was the rescue operation at the Enrique Rebsamen school that was seen as emblematic of Mexicans' rush to save survivors before time runs out. Helmeted workers spotted the girl buried in the debris early Wednesday and shouted to her to move her hand if she could hear. Hours later the crews were still trying to free her.
Rain and snow showers will develop over the Sierra during the morning of Thursday, September 21, 2017, with snow accumulating at the 6,000-foot level. Caltrans, CHP and the National Weather Service are cautioning travelers to slow down and allow for extra travel time as you drive through the area.
San Francisco 49ers insider Matt Barrows tells you who to watch in this Thursday NFL matchup with the Los Angeles Rams. There's fullback Kyle Jusczyk fullback, who is still looking to get involved creatively, Aaron Lynch, the defensive end who warrants more playing time, and quarterback Brian Hoyer, who needs to put it all together. Here are the details.
Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico early on September 20, bringing extreme wind and rain to the region, local media reported. The National Hurricane Center warned that Maria would hit the southeastern Puerto Rico after passing over the Caribbean island of St Croix. A hurricane warning also remained in effect for the Virgin Islands and the Dominican Republic.
A long-standing tradition took place this morning, September 20, 2017, as California Highway Patrol cadets mark the completion of their 28-week training period at the CHP Academy with a 5-mile run from West Sacramento to the California Peace Officers' Memorial. The memorial honors more than 1,600 state peace officers who died in the line of duty.