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Israel Approves Palestinian Housing Construction in West Bank

JERUSALEM — The Israeli Cabinet unanimously approved a proposal to build over 700 housing units for Palestinians in addition to 6,000 Israeli settlement housing units in the West Bank. A spokesman for Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas responded to the dev...
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California Has Housing Crisis, Legislature Has No Fix Yet

SACRAMENTO — Crisis. Emergency. California lawmakers are describing the state’s housing crunch in dire terms. But few seem to agree on what to do about it. The political wrangling over the last few weeks around bills to cap rent increases, set new rules ...

Mayor Says Clovis Should be No. 1 City for Medical Care

Citing examples such as the dramatic expansion of Clovis Community Medical Center, the city's mayor said he wants to turn his community into the Valley's "medical care destination." Mayor Drew Bessinger pointed to the expansion of medical facilities in Clo...