As NFL star joins list of psychedelic-endorsing celebrities, are the drugs FINALLY mainstream?

Revelations that NFL star Aaron Rodgers used psychedelic drugs to boost his performance were just the latest celebrity endorsement of mind-altering drugs, which were for decades taboo but are fast entering the American mainstream. Rodgers, 38, who says the South American hallucinogen ayahuasca aided his ‘best season’ in the NFL, joins a growing list of … Read more

California Regulator Accuses Tesla of Falsely Advertising Autopilot

California’s Department of Motor Vehicles has accused Tesla of falsely advertising its driver-assistance technology in two complaints that could affect the company’s ability to sell cars in the state. The agency said Tesla had misled customers by claiming in advertisements that vehicles equipped with its Autopilot and Full Self-Driving Capability programs were autonomous. If the … Read more

California DMV accuses Tesla of deceptive practices in marketing Autopilot and Full Self-Driving options

Brand new Tesla cars sit in a parking lot at a Tesla showroom on June 27, 2022 in Corte Madera, California.  Justin Sullivan | Getty Images News | Getty Images The California Department of Motor Vehicles has accused Tesla of engaging in deceptive practices around the marketing of its driver assistance systems, which are branded … Read more

California DMV accuses Tesla of falsely advertising Autopilot and Full Self-Driving features

The California Department of Motor Vehicles has accused Tesla of false advertising in its promotion of the company’s signature Autopilot and Full Self-Driving technologies. The agency alleges the electric-car maker misled customers with advertising language on its website describing Autopilot and Full Self-Driving technologies as more capable than they actually are. The company “made or … Read more

1 dead, 11 sickened in Legionnaires’ disease outbreak in California county

Health officials are investigating a deadly outbreak of Legionnaires’ disease in a northern California county. Twelve residents of Napa County have been diagnosed and hospitalized with the rare lung infection since July 11, according to Napa County Public Health. Among those, one person has died and three people remain hospitalized, health officials said Wednesday. As … Read more

California, Illinois declare states of emergency over monkeypox

Comment on this story Comment The governors of California and Illinois on Monday declared states of emergency in an effort to bolster their responses to the monkeypox outbreak. California, the most populous state in the United States, had recorded 827 monkeypox cases as of Monday, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention — … Read more

California governor declares monkeypox state of emergency

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California’s governor on Monday declared a state of emergency to speed efforts to combat the monkeypox outbreak, becoming the second state in three days to take the step. Gov. Gavin Newsom said the declaration will help California coordinate a government-wide response, seek more vaccines and lead outreach and education efforts on … Read more

California Declares State of Emergency as Monkeypox Spreads

SACRAMENTO — Gov. Gavin Newsom of California declared a state of emergency on Monday to address a monkeypox outbreak, making the state the third in four days to elevate its public health response to the rapidly spreading disease. The declaration followed similar actions by New York on Friday and Illinois on Monday, and by the … Read more

California governor declares state of emergency over monkeypox outbreak

The declaration comes as more than 5,800 probable or confirmed cases of monkeypox have been reported in the United States, including nearly 800 in California. While the World Health Organization has declared the monkeypox outbreak a public health emergency of international concern, the Biden administration has not issued a nationwide public health emergency declaration. California … Read more

California and Illinois declare monkeypox emergencies

California and Illinois on Monday declared health emergencies in their states regarding the monkeypox virus. The governors’ proclamation will accelerate the administration of vaccines, the work of contact tracing, and prevention efforts, officials said. The White House on Monday night bolstered its footing against the virus by confirming Bob Fenton and Demetre Daskalakis will be … Read more