UAE, US intercept Houthi missile attack targeting Abu Dhabi – Daily Breeze

By JON GAMBRELL DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The United Arab Emirates and the U.S. military intercepted two ballistic missiles fired by Yemen’s Houthi rebels over the skies of…

Lithion Recycling raises $125 million, moves closer to recycled battery production

Breadcrumb Trail Links Local Business Energy Business Lithion’s technology dismantles lithium-ion batteries into metal, plastic and strategic minerals. A view of Lithion Recycling’s demonstration plant in Anjou. Photo by Lithion…

State legislation would nix school COVID vaccine mandate exemption

A state senator Monday turned up the heat in the COVID-19 school vaccine mandate wars with new legislation that nixes personal belief exemptions just as two Bay Area districts are…

Chancellor Goldsmith to study reasons behind enrollment decline in young men

Students walk on campus in this Clovis Community College photo. College enrollment has taken a dip at the national level, and in the Central Valley, community colleges are studying who…

Lawsuit looks to force nuclear regulator to turn over records from San Onofre ‘near-miss’ incident

A lawsuit filed in U.S. District Court seeks to force the Nuclear Regulatory Commission to hand over unredacted documents regarding an incident in August 2018 when a 50-ton canister filled…

CenterPoint Buys Carson Industrial Asset for $143M

CenterPoint Properties purchased an asset at 268 E. Gardena Blvd. in Carson. Oak Brook, Ill.-based CenterPoint Properties has purchased an industrial asset in Carson for $143 million, records show. The seller…

Bill Brownstein: Fed-up Quebec restaurateur lashes out

Breadcrumb Trail Links Opinion Local News Local Business Columnists “I’ve always tried to remain positive, and my hope is that the (COVID) situation will eventually turn out better,” Pablo Rojas…

Six things to know about omicron’s risks on the job

Roxanna Torres prepares a to-go order at Baker & Commons in Berkeley on Jan.19, 2022. Experts recommend wearing N95 masks in indoor work settings. Photo by Martin do Nascimento/CalMatters Look…

US puts 8,500 troops on heightened alert amid Russia tension – Daily Breeze

By LORNE COOK BRUSSELS (AP) — The Pentagon said Monday that Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin has put up to 8,500 troops on heightened alert, so they will be prepared to…

Soldiers say military junta now in control in Burkina Faso

By Sam Mednick | Associated Press OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso — More than a dozen mutinous soldiers declared Monday on state television that a military junta now controls Burkina Faso after…