California Today Full Broadcast (Feb. 8)

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By NTD Newsroom
February 8, 2023California Today

Gas prices remain high for many residents throughout the state. This has caught the attention of the governor, who has requested a federal investigation.

A man was arraigned on Feb. 8 for trying to murder police officers in San Jose. Footage shows him following and shooting at the officers.

State lawmakers are once again trying to repeal Proposition 47 and bring back tougher sentences for crime. This comes after strings of retail theft hit businesses throughout the state in recent years.

Zoom plans to lay off workers and the CEO is also cutting back his own salary. It is the latest to join a growing list of companies that are scaling back amid economic downturns.

A southern California school district pulled its digital library app for children after an inappropriate book was found on it. The app has been restored following a review to resolve a glitch in the system.

Los Angeles tenants are receiving a rent grace period for those who are behind on rent. This comes after the city’s state of emergency policies during the pandemic ended.