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  1. Sales taxes hit 10 percent in Hayward, San Leandro, Union City, Albany and El CerritoRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Fremont Bulletin

    ... "A 10 percent sales tax is bad news for consumers, and it could get even worse," said David Kline of the California Taxpayers Association. When it comes to tax fairness, California gets high marks for its income tax, which targets the wealthy, but a ...


  2. San Onofre Closure Costs May Get Further ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NBC San Diego

    ... at San Onofre. The lamb's share is owed by investors of the companies that own the ill-fated facility - Southern California Edison, 80 percent; and San Diego Gas & Electric, 20 percent. But it now seems there's a chance that the financial ...


  3. Police: Man, woman found dead after medical office shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... man and a woman were found dead after a shooting at the Eye Medical Clinic in downtown Fresno, police in central California said. Photo: John Walker, AP Medical personnel are evacuated by a Fresno Police officer at the scene of a shooting at a ...


  4. One-tenth of Central Valley's smog from Asia, scholars sayRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Washington Times

    Up to 10 percent of the smog in California's polluted San Joaquin Valley is coming from outside the state - much of it from 6,000 miles away, in Asia, researchers in California said Tuesday. Ian Faloona, an atmospheric scientist at the University of California at Davis, presented the findings at a conference of air quality experts and regulators near Yosemite National Park.


  5. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Business Wire

    ... Insurance Dashboard. The report highlights the key events affecting the industry at year end 2014... )--Banc of California, Inc. (the "Company") (NYSE: BANC), the holding company for Banc of California, National Association, today announced the ...


  6. Capitan woman, suspicious death victim, remembered as 'tree-hugger'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Ruidoso News

    ... Cain's mother, Linda Black, is in the area, as are many other of her family members as they arrive from California and Texas. Black said at the time of incident, Cain was having a little party celebrating her departure the next day to visit her son ...


  7. Oakland A's pitcher and girlfriend make the save after backlash ...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Raw Story

    ... which can be seen below. Arturo R. Garcia is the managing editor at He is based in San Diego, California and has written for both print and broadcast media, including contributions to, The Root and Comment Is ...


  8. GBYO seeking a higher profileRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... of arts degree from Princeton University and a master's of business administration from the University of California at Berkeley . On the agenda: The GBYO has become a sponsor of the Donnelly Dash on Sunday, April 12, and is scheduled to perform a ...


  9. Easing of sex offender restriction smart policy: EditorialRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | LA Daily News

    California just eased the rules that prohibited all sex offenders from living within 2,000 feet of schools and parks. Yes, it may sound scary, but it doesn't mean that a raft of child molesters will now be let loose without any restrictions.


  10. New funding will help Food Bank recoverRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Salinas Californian

    New funding will help Food Bank recover Unprecedented effort by major funders of Food Bank leads to $432,500 in emergency grants Check out this story on Melissa Kendrick, right, Executive Director of the Food Bank for Monterey County, thanks Mary Adams, representing the United Way Monterey County, for her part in efforts to help the organization recover from a devastating weekend fire. An unprecedented collaborative effort by major funders of the Food Bank for Monterey County led to the announcement Tuesday of more than $432,500 in emergency grants.


  11. Tracking City fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Pacifica Tribune

    ... the site and worked with the affected property owner to do so. We were reimbursed for 75% of the work by the California Emergency Management Agency (CalEMA). The current balance, approximately $1 million, was borrowed from other funds to cover ...


  12. A look at key facts, questions in alleged kidnapping-for-ransom in CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Brandon Sun

    A California woman and her boyfriend say kidnappers entered their house in the middle of the night last week, abducted the woman and held her for ransom before releasing her two days later. Police have expressed skepticism about their claim.


  13. Sex-offender laws: Heed the evidenceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Should California have laws covering sex offenders that actually increase the chance of new sex crimes? Of course not. That's why we welcome the recent decision by the state Supreme Court to reduce some of the travel restrictions imposed on sex offenders and last week's follow-up announcement by the state that it will exclude less-threatening sex criminals from the ban on living within 2,000 feet of a school or park.


  14. The dilemma of California's nonvotersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    California's top election official and Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez of San Diego have proposed legislation to dramatically increase the number of Californians registered to vote. It's well-intentioned and probably harmless.


  15. Glasgow chef "gobsmacked" to be first Scot to win prestigious Roux ScholarshipRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sunday Herald

    ... under Corey Lee, the South Korean chef who trained under Thomas Keller at the French Laundry and Per Se in California. But first he plans to marry his fianc e Anne Marie Howley, from Motherwell, who is office co-ordinator at the Bluebird ...


  16. Southern California wildfire prompts evacuationsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBS News

    A Southern California desert wildfire has burned an outbuilding and prompted evacuation of a handful of homes east of Los Angeles. The San Bernardino County Fire Department says the fire began around noon Tuesday in a riverbed in the unincorporated Spring Valley Lake community near Victorville.


  17. Arnold Schwarzenegger: 'Terminator Salvation' suckedRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | JAM! Showbiz

    ... trilogy. He did not return for Christian Bale's Terminator Salvation in 2009, as he was serving as Governor of California, so director McG used CGI (computer-generated imagery) to recreate his appearance onscreen in the fourth instalment - a movie ...


  18. New Virtual Tours of The Grand Monarch's Magnificent Floorplans Now Available OnlineRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Sys-Con Media

    ... ranging from lofts and covered decks to media and game rooms. Overlooking the blue Pacific waters of Southern California, the St. Regis Monarch Beach -- a Forbes Five-Star, AAA Five-Diamond Resort -- beckons guests to indulge in luxury ...


  19. Fresno copa s arrest is example of expanding federal wiretap useRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    ... of court-authorized federal wiretaps nearly tripled over the past decade, Justice Department records show . California-based narcotics cases, in particular, have been fueled by the dialing up of electronic intercepts. In 2013, records show, judges ...


  20. Volleydawgs sign California product LernoRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Lebanon Democrat

    Cumberland volleyball coach Kathy Slaughter announced the signing of Palomar College product Maci Lerno to scholarship papers this week for the 2015 season. The El Centro, Calif., native was a four-year letter winner for coach Lisa Hinshaw at Southwest High School.