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The California High Speed Rail Authority’s 2016 Business Plan includes funding to make early investments in projects between Los Angeles and Anaheim. The Whittier Daily News took a look at what that actually would mean for the Gateway Cities: The authority could provide up to $500,000 for the cities, including La Mirada, Norwalk and Santa […]

May 17th, 2016 | Filed under Uncategorized

Last summer HBO’s True Detective was all the rage, with Woody Harrelson and Matthew McConaughey turning in excellent performances investigating a murder in Louisiana. HBO quickly ordered a second season, which premiered a few weeks ago. True Detective Season 2 is about many things, but at the heart of it is, in fact, the California […]

Jul 11th, 2015 | Filed under Uncategorized

Yes, the hyperloop is mostly hype. But some people are trying to turn it into reality, as Wired UK reports: Fortunately for futurists and people who enjoy picking apart complicated plans, an El Segundo, California-based startup has taken Musk up on his challenge to develop and build the Hyperloop. JumpStartFund combines elements of crowdfunding and […]

Dec 19th, 2014 | Filed under Uncategorized

James Fallows is back with his occasional series on California’s high speed rail project, which includes some great reader responses: I travel frequently from San Francisco to Southern California to visit an elderly parent. I cannot count the number of times my plane is late. This time, like the last time, it was 3 hours […]

Oct 13th, 2014 | Filed under Uncategorized