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PG&E to Plead Guilty to Lethal Crimes in 2018 Wildfires

SAN FRANCISCO — Pacific Gas & Electric will plead guilty to 84 counts of involuntary manslaughter for a swath of death and destruction left behind after its fraying electrical grid ignited the 2018 wildfire that destroyed three Northern California towns an...
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PG&E Settles Key Battle Over $13.5B Wildfire Victims’ Fund

SAN FRANCISCO — Pacific Gas & Electric told a federal bankruptcy judge Tuesday that it has settled a dispute with disaster-relief agencies that threatened to siphon money away from a $13.5 billion fund earmarked for victims of catastrophic wildfires in Cal...
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Pier 1 Files for Bankruptcy Protection Amid Online Challenge

Pier 1 Imports Inc. — the once-trendy supplier of home goods like papasan chairs and throw pillows — filed for bankruptcy protection Monday after years of sliding sales. “Today's actions are intended to provide Pier 1 with additional time and financial flex...