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Tuesday, Apr 25, 2017 at 09:43 PM PDT

Aerial Dancers to Prance on LA City Hall for 'La La Land' Day

Aerial Dancers to Prance on LA City Hall for 'La La Land' Day

Tuesday was declared "La La Land" day in Los Angeles by Mayor Eric Garcetti in honor of the film, which received six Academy Awards and prominently featured many tinseltown locales.

Wednesday, Apr 26, 2017 at 08:28 AM PDT

CA Regulators Fine PG&E $8.3 Million For Butte Fire

CA Regulators Fine PG&E $8.3 Million For Butte Fire

Regulators say they have fined Pacific Gas and Electric Co. $8.3 million for failing to maintain a power line that sparked a massive blaze in Northern California that destroyed 549 homes and killed two people.

Wednesday, Apr 26, 2017 at 09:01 AM PDT

Father Released After Arrest as Search for Boy Continues

Father Released After Arrest as Search for Boy Continues

The father of a missing South Pasadena 5-year-old was released following an arrest as the search for his child continued Wednesday.

Wednesday, Apr 26, 2017 at 03:29 PM PDT

Woman and Unborn Child Fatally Injured in Oceanside Crash

Woman and Unborn Child Fatally Injured in Oceanside Crash

A car crash on Sunday fatally injured a pregnant woman and her unborn child, Oceanside police confirmed.

Tuesday, Apr 25, 2017 at 09:32 PM PDT

California Water Chief: Oroville Emergency Spillway Worked

California Water Chief: Oroville Emergency Spillway Worked

The head of California's water agency on Tuesday repeated his assertion that an emergency spillway at the Oroville Dam worked, drawing an incredulous response from a state lawmaker who represents tens of...

Wednesday, Apr 26, 2017 at 12:25 AM PDT

UC Under Fire After Audit Uncovers $175M Secret Fund

UC Under Fire After Audit Uncovers $175M Secret Fund

California's auditor says top University of California administrators hid $175 million from the public and lawmakers in a secret reserve fund even as the UC raised tuition and asked the state for more funding.

Tuesday, Apr 25, 2017 at 07:47 PM PDT

Judge Intends to Permit California High-Speed Rail Funding

Judge Intends to Permit California High-Speed Rail Funding

A judge said Tuesday that he intends to reject the latest court challenge to California's $64 billion high-speed rail project, ruling that recent changes fall within what voters approved in 2008.

Wednesday, Apr 26, 2017 at 06:15 PM PDT

CA Drought Raised Electricity Costs, Greenhouse Gases: Study

CA Drought Raised Electricity Costs, Greenhouse Gases: Study

California's historic drought prompted an increase in electricity costs, a report shows.

Tuesday, Apr 25, 2017 at 10:29 AM PDT

Year-Old Girl Found Safe, Father Arrested

Year-Old Girl Found Safe, Father Arrested

Lexi Segura, the year-old girl who was the subject of an Amber Alert issued out of San Bernardino County, has been found safe in Montclair, and her father has been arrested, according to the San Bernardino...

Tuesday, Apr 25, 2017 at 02:07 PM PDT

Brain Parasite Sickens Bay Area Couple in Hawaii

Brain Parasite Sickens Bay Area Couple in Hawaii

A Bay Area couple on their honeymoon and two people who drank a homemade herbal beverage are among the rising number of victims in Hawaii falling ill with a potentially deadly brain parasite.

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