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  • Newsom Lays Out Lofty Health Goals in State of the State

    Suzanne Potter California News Service SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Groups that promote greater access to health care cheered Tuesday February 12 as Gov. Gavin Newsom made the issue a central part of his State of the State address. The governor criticized what he called the Trump administration’s “vandalism” of the...
  • AI Won’t Take Your Job, People Will

    Shelly Palmer AI, specifically “augmented intelligence,” is going to have both an awesome and an unfortunate impact on our posterity. Let’s explore one possible way AI may impact the future of work, and how it may dramatically change how we train our workforce. The Graphic Arts Department (A Metaphor...
  • Sabbats, celebración de festivales solares milenarios

    Mario Jiménez Castillo El Observador La mayoría de festivales solares o “sabbats” que aún se celebran en la época actual, se festejan con la llegada de los solsticios y equinoccios. Estos festivales se realizan en reverencia al Sol y a la Luna, llamados también el dios y la diosa...
  • Entrevista: Ballet bajo la gran carpa de VOLTA

    El nuevo espectáculo del Cirque du Soleil combina acrobacias de alta energía y la danza clásica de la artista Rosina Gil. Arturo Hilario El Observador Cirque du Soleil presenta su 41ª producción con el lanzamiento de VOLTA, un espectáculo de música electrónica de alta energía que combina bailes clásicos,...
  • San José Launches Digital Inclusion Fund to Close the Digital Divide

    Office of Mayor Liccardo   San José, Calif. – On Tuesday February 12 Mayor Sam Liccardo announced that the City of San José had authorized the creation of the San José Digital Inclusion Fund (DIF). This initiative, funded through private corporate investment and the largest of its kind in...
  • Californians Add Momentum to “Green New Deal”

    Suzanne Potter California News Service SAN DIEGO – Grassroots groups such as the Sunrise Movement and 350.org are mobilizing across California and the nation this week and next to promote the “Green New Deal,” a 10-year-plan to fight climate change by weaning the country off of oil and gas....
  • Belize makes big push into sustainable tourism, Latin American market

    Ana Lopez EFE Mexico City – Belize is making a big push to create a sustainable tourism industry, aiming to protect the environment and avoid mass tourism by offering boutique hotels and crystal-clear waters that are a diver’s dream. Belizean Tourism and Aviation Minister Manuel Heredia unveiled a new...
  • 6 Tips from Doctors for a Healthier Heart

    StatePoint February is American Heart Month, and an excellent reminder that there are many easy steps you can take to improve your heart health. Unfortunately, nearly half of all U.S. adults are living with high blood pressure, putting them at an increased risk of heart attack and stroke, according...
  • Cómo puede revertirse la epidemia de sobredosis y muertes por opiáceos

    StatePoint Las sobredosis relacionadas con los opiáceos han alcanzado proporciones epidémicas, llevándose más de 42,000 vidas en los Estados Unidos sólo en 2016. Los médicos que están en el frente de combate están trabajando en sus comunidades con sus pacientes para revertir esta crisis de salud pública. La Asociación...