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San Francisco Turning to Groundwater for its Taps
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San Francisco Turning to Groundwater for its Taps

San Francisco's pristine tap water from mountain runoff in the Sierra Nevada soon may be a little less pure. Read »

Nov 24, 2014

"Sanctuary" for Immigrants Comes Back to the Bay Area

A movement first started in nearly fifty years ago in Berkeley, Oakland and Tucson has caught fire again, spreading... Read »

3 hours ago
1 Dead, Dozens Injured in Calif. Bus Crash: CHP

1 Dead, Dozens Injured in Calif. Bus Crash: CHP

California Highway Patrol officials have identified the driver of a charter bus that rolled off the 5 Freeway in... Watch »

Nov 24, 2014
Teacher Charged, On Leave For Dragging Student

Teacher Charged, On Leave For Dragging Student

A Central California physical education teacher has been charged with a misdemeanor and put on leave after he tried... Read »

Nov 21, 2014
UC Expands Legal Services For Immigrant Students

UC Expands Legal Services For Immigrant Students

The University of California is planning to offer legal services at six campuses to immigrant students who are faci... Read »

Nov 21, 2014
Brown Lawn Lands Homeowner in Court

Brown Lawn Lands Homeowner in Court

Fernand Bogman thinks of himself as a responsible citizen by conserving water during California's dry spell. But... Read »

Nov 21, 2014
$139M Settlement Reached in School Sex Abuse Case

$139M Settlement Reached in School Sex Abuse Case

A settlement in the long-fought Miramonte sex abuse civil case has officially been accepted by both sides, with Los... Watch »

Nov 24, 2014
Wounded Marine Vows to Retire While Standing

Wounded Marine Vows to Retire While Standing

Capt. Derek Herrera wanted to remain on active duty after a sniper's bullet in Afghanistan left him paralyzed two... Watch »

Nov 21, 2014
Crowds Swarm Downtown LA to Rally for Missing Mexican Students

Crowds Swarm Downtown LA to Rally for Missing Mexican Students

Crowds of protesters swarmed the streets of downtown Los Angeles Thursday night as they marched to the Mexican Cons... Read »

Nov 21, 2014
AT&T Pays $23.3 M to Settle Hazardous Waste Case

AT&T Pays $23.3 M to Settle Hazardous Waste Case

AT&T has agreed to pay California authorities $23.3 million to settle allegations that it improperly disposed of... Read »

Nov 20, 2014
Gov. Jerry Brown Backs Obama Immigration Order

Gov. Jerry Brown Backs Obama Immigration Order

Immigrants and activists who gathered across California to watch President Barack Obama announce that he'll shield... Read »

Nov 20, 2014
California Insurance Sign-Ups Outpace First Year Enrollment

California Insurance Sign-Ups Outpace First Year Enrollment

Individual insurance sign-ups under California's health care exchange were running ahead of pace from a year ago,... Read »

Nov 20, 2014
Sen. Feinstein: Drought Relief Bill Out For This Year

Sen. Feinstein: Drought Relief Bill Out For This Year

Sen. Dianne Feinstein said Thursday that congressional efforts to provide drought relief to Central Valley farmers... Read »

Nov 20, 2014
Sacramento Sheriff Criticizes Obama’s Immigration Approach

Sacramento Sheriff Criticizes Obama’s Immigration Approach

A Northern California sheriff is harshly criticizing President Barack Obama's approach to illegal immigration after... Read »

Nov 21, 2014
University of California Regents Approve Tuition Hike

University of California Regents Approve Tuition Hike

The University of California governing board on Thursday adopted a tuition increase. Watch »

Nov 20, 2014
Dog Wrongfully Accused of Mauling Child Returned to Owner

Dog Wrongfully Accused of Mauling Child Returned to Owner

A 6-year-old dog named Dexter thought to have mauled a toddler in Southern California was returned to his owners on... Read »

Nov 20, 2014
PHOTO: Car Drives off Freeway, Lands on Mercedes-Benz at Dealership

PHOTO: Car Drives off Freeway, Lands on Mercedes-Benz at Dealership

A driver crashed off a Southern California freeway Thursday morning, landing on the hood of a car in the lot of a... Read »

Nov 20, 2014

"Abysmal Start" to Water Year in California

California's water year is off to a poor start with only light to moderate precipitation. Read »

Nov 20, 2014
 Tow Truck Driver Gunned Down in

Tow Truck Driver Gunned Down in "Cowardly Murder"

Detectives offered a $5,000 reward on Wednesday to find two men linked to what police describe as the "callous... Watch »

Nov 20, 2014
Firefighter Faces Murder Conspiracy Charges in Love Triangle

Firefighter Faces Murder Conspiracy Charges in Love Triangle

A Southern California firefighter and a woman he was allegedly having an affair with face murder and conspiracy... Watch »

Nov 20, 2014

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