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California may become a destination for abortions for Arizonans

Essential California Arizonans may travel to California to obtain abortions after their state's Supreme Court banned virtually all abortions.  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  April 14, 2024   View in browser Protesters march from Pershing Square to Los Angeles City Hall during one of two abortion rights protests outside the U.S. Federal Courthouse in L.A. on June 25, 2022. By Andrew J. Campa Good morning, and welcome to the Essential California newsletter . It's Sunday, April 14 . I'm your host, Andrew J. Campa. Here's what you need to know to start your weekend: California could become Arizona's abortion "hot spot" Pay hikes

Drew Barrymore apologizes, but is it enough?

In vowing to continue her show amidst the strike, Drew Barrymore managed to squander much of the goodwill she stockpiled over more than four decades in the business. Can she get it back?
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Commentary: Drew Barrymore spent years building her brand. Without writers, it unraveled in a week Click to view images

The quirky daytime host has shown the power of a carefully crafted celebrity narrative — and the ease with which even the most convincing comeback story can fall apart.

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'The Nun II' scares away 'A Haunting in Venice' as spooky season begins at the box office Click to view images

Warner Bros.' "The Nun II" remained in first place at the box office, while 20th Century Studios' "A Haunting in Venice" opened in second.

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Commentary: 'Meet the Press' debuts with Kristen Welker and treads familiar ground with Trump Click to view images

The new moderator of "Meet the Press" kicked off with an interview with former President Trump, but it was a disturbingly familiar pattern of mainstream media dancing with extremism for ratings.

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Russell Brand accused of rape, sexual assault; star 'absolutely' denies claims Click to view images

In a joint investigation published Saturday by the Times of London and Channel 4, multiple women accused Brand of rape, sexual assault and other abusive behavior at the height of his fame.

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Rock & Roll Hall of Fame ousts Jann Wenner from board after controversial interview Click to view images

The move comes after comments Wenner made about Black and female artists in a New York Times interview promoting his new book, "The Masters."

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Nexstar TV stations blackout on DirecTV ends after 76 days Click to view images

The companies said they had agreed to allow DirecTV to restore the signals of Nexstar TV stations, including KTLA-TV Channel 5, to millions of DirecTV customers hours before NFL games were played.

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'The Talk' postpones Season 14 after Drew Barrymore halted her talk show Click to view images

CBS reverses course, postponing season premiere of "The Talk" amid WGA and SAG-AFTRA strikes. This follows Drew Barrymore's similar announcement after criticism from Hollywood peers.

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