California Update for Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Oct 18, 2017

The Hilton Wine Country Inn burned as the Tubbs Fire swept through Santa Rosa, Monday, Oct. 9, 2017. 130 jobs were lost.
Credit Karl Mondon / Bay Area News Group

• California businesses forced to close during the wildfires may now be sorting out pay and leave issues with employees.

The California State Capitol on September 12, 2017.
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• An outcry against pervasive sexual harassment and assault that has gone viral on social media under #metoo has also reached the California state Capitol.

Today's reporting by Sally Schilling and Ben Bradford.