As fires, floods, and droughts increasingly threaten homes, businesses, and other institutions, climate risk has become financial risk. A National Bureau of Economic Research paper recently concluded mortgages
To avoid sparking wildfires during particularly dry, windy conditions, Pacific Gas & Electric — PG&E, the state’s largest utility provider — shut off electrical service to some 738,000 people, a deliberate
Column: Republicans blame Democratic leadership for California’s problems. They have a point, but ...
Have Democrats ruined California? Yes, according to a small army of readers who beat up on me after reading my Sunday column about the Golden State’s many big challenges. “Look in the mirror,” wrote Rick
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Aided by strong winds and unusually high temperatures, the fires have been described as the worst in decades. Beirut, Lebanon - Firefighters in Lebanon on Tuesday battled massive wildfires in several in