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Friday, Feb 17, 2017 at 08:20 AM PST

Rain, Wind Pelt Bay Area As More Storms Arrive

Rain, Wind Pelt Bay Area As More Storms Arrive

A powerful storm hit California with the first in a new series of rainstorms moving across the northern half of the state while the south awaited a rains that forecasters said could be the strongest in years if...

Saturday, Feb 18, 2017 at 12:32 PM PST
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By Jonathan Lloyd

Historic California Floods in Photos

From the Great Flood of 1862 to this winter's soaking rains in Northern Californ...View gallery

  • Sacramento Flood: 1862
  • Yuba City: December 1955
  • Los Angeles Flood: 1938
Friday, Feb 17, 2017 at 11:50 PM PST

PG&E Scrambles as Storm Downs Trees, Power Lines

PG&E Scrambles as Storm Downs Trees, Power Lines

Interstate Highway 880 has reopened to traffic after downed power lines on the highway blocked all lanes near Bascom Avenue in San Jose for two hours on Friday morning, 511 transit officials said.

Thursday, Feb 16, 2017 at 06:03 PM PST
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By Heather Navarro

'Day Without Immigrants' in Southern California

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  • Diner Closed in LA
  • Cudahy Protest
Thursday, Feb 16, 2017 at 05:55 PM PST

Deputies Capture Dirt Bike Rider in Riverbed Chase

Deputies Capture Dirt Bike Rider in Riverbed Chase

After deputies chased a man tearing down a riverbed on a dirt bike in the Bellflower area Wednesday, they caught him amid some type of film shoot.

Thursday, Feb 16, 2017 at 03:46 PM PST

Last Call 4 A.M.? California May Push Back Bar Closing Times

Last Call 4 A.M.? California May Push Back Bar Closing Times

Closing times at bars in California could go later if proposed legislation there gets passed.

Thursday, Feb 16, 2017 at 05:14 PM PST

What We Know So Far About Problems Plaguing the Oroville Dam

What We Know So Far About Problems Plaguing the Oroville Dam

It's been more than a week since engineers at the nation's tallest dam noticed damage to an emergency spillway, starting a series of events that culminated with the two-day evacuation of nearly 200,000...

Thursday, Feb 16, 2017 at 12:29 PM PST

Trump Administration Says it Will Revise Travel Ban

Trump Administration Says it Will Revise Travel Ban

President Donald Trump's administration said in court documents on Thursday it does not want a larger appellate panel to review a ruling keeping its travel ban on hold and will instead replace the ban.

Friday, Feb 17, 2017 at 12:33 PM PST

Storm Should Not Pose Threat to 'Stable' Oroville Dam

Storm Should Not Pose Threat to 'Stable' Oroville Dam

Water levels were at 32 feet below the emergency spillway at Oroville Dam, Thursday morning, dropping by six feet from the night before, state officials said, as a storm began raining down Thursday morning.

Thursday, Feb 16, 2017 at 01:17 PM PST

Search for Person Thrown Into Salinas River Comes up Empty

Search for Person Thrown Into Salinas River Comes up Empty

Rescue teams kayaked in the Salinas River on Wednesday to search for a pedestrian who was hit by a car and thrown off the Elm Avenue bridge on Saturday afternoon, Monterey County sheriff's officials said.

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