1024px Male Vespa mandariniaScientists at UC Davis say Californians shouldn't worry about so-called "murder hornets" - or Asian giant hornets - invading the state.

Story by Steve Milne.

(Photo: The Asian giant hornet can be up to two inches long - Yasunori Koide Via Wikimedia Commons Attribution-Share Alike 4.0)

 

 

 

President Trump on Tuesday falsely claimed California Gov. Gavin Newsom is sending millions of ballots to “anyone living in the state, no matter who they are.” In reality, only registered voters will receive mail-in ballots.

Story by Chris Nichols.

Scientists say the hot weather could help stop the spread of COVID-19.

Story by Steven Milne.

 

 

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