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  1. Day 90: Cal-Am says "It's not a leak"Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KSBW-TV

    ... THE RIANDA'S WORK AND REPAIR... THEY'RE NOT SOLD ON CAL-AM'S DECISION. 1 25:10 we're in the midst of an historic drought and all of a sudden we have water popping up on our property 25:12 25:32 I think it's a leak but I cant say for sure 25:36 we ...

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  2. Los Angeles pipe rupture: A look at the numbersRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | El Paso Times

    ... the department's ruptures happened in cast-iron pipes that were corroded. - When Gov. Jerry Brown declared a state drought emergency in January, he asked California residents and businesses to voluntarily reduce their water consumption by 20 ...

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  3. Century-old pipe break points to national problemRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | El Paso Times

    ... flooding sent more than 20 million gallons of water cascading from a water main in the midst of California's worst drought in decades and as tough new state fines took effect for residents who waste water by hosing down driveways or using a hose ...

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  4. Immigration courts speed up children's casesRead the original story

    16 min ago | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... streets and stranded drivers up and down the Front Range. Heavy rain has brought much-needed moisture to Colorado's drought-stricken plains and has tested the recovery efforts in the foothill communities hit hard by flooding in September. After a ...

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  5. Is it time now to seed the clouds and 'force' the rain?Read the original story w/Photo

    28 min ago | Jamaica Observer

    During one of the worst periods of drought in Jamaica during the 1970s, the authorities resorted to cloud-seeding, in order to 'force' the rain to fall.

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  6. Galt City Leaders Putting Pressure On Residents To Cut Water UsageRead the original story

    32 min ago | CBS Local

    ... on Aug. 1, people like Elizabeth Ford who live in Galt will be forced to save water for the first time since the drought. It's in response to the state water resources board's new regulations calling on California cities to cut water use. While some ...

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  7. Fish Rap: Water will keep flowing in Owyhee RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | Bellingham Herald

    Eastern Oregon's Owyhee River system and reservoir are facing serious drought, but the river's famed trout population below Owyhee Dam will likely survive the summer.

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  8. Israel calls up another 16,000 reservesRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | KTEN-TV Denison

    ... streets and stranded drivers up and down the Front Range. Heavy rain has brought much-needed moisture to Colorado's drought-stricken plains and has tested the recovery efforts in the foothill communities hit hard by flooding in September. After a ...

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  9. Feds say no to fish-kill preventive water releasesRead the original story w/Photo

    47 min ago | Times-Standard

    ... sicken. Public Affairs Officer Mat Maucieri of the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation said that due to the ongoing statewide drought, the bureau will instead send the limited water to the Central Valley, where it will be used to cool the Sacramento River to ...

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  10. Thousands flee to Tunisia to escape Libya fightingRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | KOLD-TV Tucson

    ... streets and stranded drivers up and down the Front Range. Heavy rain has brought much-needed moisture to Colorado's drought-stricken plains and has tested the recovery efforts in the foothill communities hit hard by flooding in September. After a ...

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  11. Homeowner who triumphed over Trump is moving onRead the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | KFVS12

    ... streets and stranded drivers up and down the Front Range. Heavy rain has brought much-needed moisture to Colorado's drought-stricken plains and has tested the recovery efforts in the foothill communities hit hard by flooding in September. After a ...

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  12. Thu. Jul 31st, 2014Read the original story

    58 min ago | TheCourier.com

    ... water main on Tuesday left the UCLA campus awash in 8 million gallons of water in the middle of California's worst drought in decades, stranding people... FILE - In this Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013 file photo, outgoing NBA Commissioner David Stern ...

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  13. UCLA's Pauley Pavilion is drying out from floodRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KVBC-TV Las Vegas

    ... flooding sent more than 20 million gallons of water cascading from a water main in the midst of California's worst drought in decades and as tough new state fines took effect for residents who waste water by hosing down driveways or using a hose ...

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  14. Pipe break that flooded UCLA dumps 20M gallonsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | TheCourier.com

    The flooding sent more than 20 million gallons of water cascading from a water main in the midst of California's worst drought in decades and as tough new state fines took effect for residents who waste water by hosing down driveways or using a hose without a nozzle to wash their car.

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  15. Marijuana grows nabbed on federal landRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Times-Standard

    ... that this type of activity is happening on public lands," Knight said. "You have these water diversions occurring in drought years. All these impacts are much more substantial because of lack of water and adding these chemicals into the water ...

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  16. Western Riverina landholders to form Private Irrigation District, Gunbar WaterRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ABC News

    ... the new irrigation district financially viable, including the potential for trading stock and domestic water. "In a drought year, you don't have a massive bill you can help offset the costs of your water," Mr Low said. "I think what happens is other ...

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  17. Main breaks, UCLA floodedRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Albany Times Union

    ... water main on Tuesday left the UCLA campus awash in 8 million gallons of water in the middle of California's worst drought in decades, stranding people in parking garages and flooding the school's storied basketball court less than two years after a ...

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  18. States SOS to Centre for Rs 2330crore reliefRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Hindustan Times

    With the rainfall deficit having reached an alarmingly high 58% in Punjab, the Shiromani Akali Dal-BJP government alerted the union government on Tuesday about "drought-like conditions" and reiterated its plea for The Parkash Singh Badal government has taken the plea that similar drought-like situation had hit Punjab in the 2009 kharif season and ... (more)

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  19. Bay Area Water Agencies Get Tough On Water-WastersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBS Local

    Lush green lawns and gardens come at a price during a drought. Water them and you will face fines of up to $500.

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  20. Letter: Issues with drought coverageRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Reporter

    It appears that the Reporter is not taking the drought very seriously when one looks at the Sunday July 27 issue.

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