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1 hr ago | Contra Costa Times
Bay Area water watchers have a bad case of it. The expanse of verdant lawn ringing a large vacant construction site in Santa Clara sets off Brian Johns.
5 hrs ago | WALB-TV Albany
Apple said Tuesday that hackers obtained nude photos of Jennifer Lawrence and other female celebrities by pilfering images from individual accounts rather than through a broader attack on the company's services.
6 hrs ago | Vallejo Times-Herald
Central Valley farmers trying to halt construction of California's bullet train have asked the state's highest court to review the project, setting up another possible legal showdown over the controversial San Francisco-to-Los-Angeles rail line.
8 hrs ago | Vallejo Times-Herald
Even as his stock fell in much of the country, President Barack Obama could always look to ultrablue California for strong support.
9 hrs ago | National Public Radio
One of my favorite Far Side cartoons shows four triumphant cavemen with a giant carrot hoisted onto their shoulders with the caption: "Early vegetarians returning from the kill."
13 hrs ago | The Brattleboro Reformer
Justin Bieber was arrested Friday in Canada after allegedly crashing his ATV into a minivan, then brawling with the other driver.
17 hrs ago | WLTP-AM Vienna
Mascot makeover: California's Coachella Valley High School has retired its football team's hook-nosed Arab mascot and his bellydancing genie sidekick after complaints about "Orientalist stereotyping" from the American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee.
The San Francisco Chronicle reports that the city is set to become the first in California to enact a state law intended to encourage lot owners to turn their parcels into gardens.
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti proposed on Labor Day that the city raise the minimum wage to $13.25 an hour by 2017, up from the current $9.
Summary: Three senators in the state of California are seeing their legal defense funds balloon due to the lack of laws governing donations made to such funds.
California became the first state in the nation to pass a ban on single-use plastic bags, passing the measure on Friday.
As Gov. Jerry Brown runs for re-election, he has adopted "California Comeback" – voiced during his State of the State address in January – as his informal slogan.
A major outdoor music festival in downtown Los Angeles reflected the city's diversity with a lineup that included rap, rock, punk, blues and Latin music.
A detail of the rear end emblem of a Tesla Model S at the electric automaker's Santa Monica showroom.
How much money drought-stricken California should spend to build new dams was a big part of the debate over the bill that Gov. Jerry Brown signed last month to put a $7.5 billion water bond on the November ballot.
Aug. 31--Drive across city limits in virtually any part of California, and you will also cross another kind of frontier, one gaining more attention during the worst drought in a generation: The borders between cities also define different ideas about water.
California's legislature has passed a ban on single-use plastic bags. It could soon be the first ban of its kind implemented at a state level.
Updated: Tue Sep 02, 2014 10:56 pm
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