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"Eleven forty California's filed a lawsuit against the Trump administration over nearly a billion dollars for the high speed rail project with the rail. Authority cancelled nine hundred twenty nine million dollars for the state's high speed rail project governor, do some threatened legal action. And now it's moving forward in addition to the suit, the state's asking for a restraining order to keep the feds from spending the money elsewhere rail authority says California can't meet the projected goals outlined to the contract. But Newsome says it's retribution by the president for California stance on the proposed border wall states. Second many turns to hinder the wall, the Newsome did curtail the high speed rail project when he took office to do some said, it's no coincidence. The rail money was canceled the day after he announced his opposition to the wall. Bob rail kenniston, seventy NewsRadio. This state Senate has overwhelmingly approved a Bill that would create a special class of banks. To handle money from the legal pot industry. Then I state Senator Bob Hertzberg tells KNX California needs to take the lead when it comes to helping these businesses. Met one. Got forty million dollars. Tractor friend of mine in California, says. Dollars barrels, California. That's not where you're gonna state the banks would be able to accept cash deposit for marijuana retailers. They would also be able to issue special checks to the retailers that could only be used for certain purposes, including paying taxes and paying California pace based vendors, the number of confirmed. Measles cases in the United States is still climbing. CBS is Rena nine and says the latest nationwide total is eight hundred eighty twenty four states are now affected with Oklahoma. Joining the list CDC reported forty one new cases nationwide. That was just last week. The majority of those were actually in New York mainly in orthodox Jewish communities. Health officials say the viruses spreading rapidly among school age children, whose parents, don't vaccinate them. This is the largest measles outbreak in twenty five years at last word Forty-five measles cases had been confirmed to California since the current outbreak started. LA county has the most with ten the other cases are scattered up and down the state. A global vaccine. Alliance is calling on social media companies to take down false information about vaccines. They say it's killing people Gavin CEO Seth Barkley says doubts about vaccines are flying across social media, like a disease that spreads at the speed of light. WHO says poor vaccination coverage is sparking measles, outbreaks around the world with numbers spiking in places like the US that were previously nearly free of the disease Canada's public health officer says health authorities need to up their game and get people engaged on an emotional level, Alison keys, CBS news. We have a freeway closure in west minister the four or five, southbound, because of Cal trans work more on that and traffic two minutes away. It's eleven forty-three. Does building a better Bank? Look like it starts with building Capital, One cafes warm."