Sunday Midnight was the Deadline for Health Insurance Enrollees; People Remain Uninsured could Face Larger Penalties this Year

For the Californians the deadline to enroll for health insurance through Covered California was mid night Sunday. People who started the enrolment process but were not able to complete it will get time till Feb 6th to compete it.

Facebook’s Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg Donates $31Million Facebook Stock to Charities

Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook's Chief Operating Officer has donated 290,000 shares of company stock to different charities. The amount the shares are worth is approximately $31 million.

Reported by a source, familiar with the plans of Sandberg, most of the money will go to different empowerment groups for women and Lean In, the nonprofit organization and online community dedicated to helping all women achieve their ambitions. It was founded by Sandberg.

Two mountain lion kittens found in Santa Monica Mountains

Two mountain lion kittens found in Santa Monica MountainsThe National Park Services announced on Thursday that two mountain lion kittens were found in a face den in a remote area of the Santa Monica Mountainsin Southern California.

Covered California Warns People without Health Insurance They May Have to Pay Heavy Tax Penalty

Californians who do not have health insurance might have to pay heavy penalty, reminds Covered California.

To avoid a big tax bills, Californians should start exploring options and look for health coverage and sign up for what is suitable for them.

According to the estimates of the health insurance exchange of the state, there are almost 400,000 people who are at risk of paying a penalty in 2017. That's the tax year for the 2016 as they have not yet opted for health plan for this year.

Mark Parker, Nike’s CEO Joins Disney’s Board of Directors with Effect Immediately

On Monday, Walt Disney Co. said that Mark G. Parker,
Nike Inc.'s chief executive has joined its board of directors. His addition to the board will be effective immediately. The appointment of Mr. Parker makes the total board member numbers to twelve.

According to the company, all the directors of Disney's board will stand for elections during its annual meeting in Chicago, on March 3, including Mr. Parker.

Porter Ranch Gas Leak Still Not Under Control; State of Emergency Declared by California Governor

Porter Ranch Gas Leak Still Not Under Control; State of Emergency Declared by California GovernorNatural gas is still spewing out through leaks into the air, in the Porter Ranch neighbourhood making residents sick and forcing many to evacuate their homes. Methane, the most potent green house gas has been coming out of the leak since October.