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Monday, Aug 22, 2016 at 04:52 PM PDT

200 California Firefighters Rally on State Capitol Steps

200 California Firefighters Rally on State Capitol Steps

Some 200 firefighters and supporters of the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection on Monday rallied for higher wages on the steps of the state capitol.

Monday, Aug 22, 2016 at 03:47 PM PDT

Yosemite Trademark Dispute Appears Headed For Trial

Yosemite Trademark Dispute Appears Headed For Trial

A trademark dispute over the names of famous landmarks at Yosemite National Park won't likely end without a courtroom fight.

Monday, Aug 22, 2016 at 01:27 PM PDT

Man Used Cleaning Solution to Refill, Return Tampered Beer

Man Used Cleaning Solution to Refill, Return Tampered Beer

A San Diego man faces time behind bars for using cleaning solution to refill beer bottles and return them to stores for a refund.

Monday, Aug 22, 2016 at 03:14 PM PDT

Calif. Court Decision Keeps Teacher Tenure Protections

Calif. Court Decision Keeps Teacher Tenure Protections

In a victory for teacher unions, a divided California Supreme Court decided Monday to let the state's teacher tenure law stand. The high court decided 4-3 not to review a lower court ruling that upheld...

Sunday, Aug 21, 2016 at 11:17 PM PDT

'Miracle' Girl Born Without Legs Celebrates 5th Birthday

'Miracle' Girl Born Without Legs Celebrates 5th Birthday

Milagro Perez, a young Santa Ana girl born without legs whose special needs wheelchair was stolen last year, isn't letting that slow her down. On Saturday, she celebrated her 5th birthday with potato sack races...

Monday, Aug 22, 2016 at 08:34 AM PDT

New Evacuations in Fire Near Hearst Castle

New Evacuations in Fire Near Hearst Castle

The wildfire that forced the closure of the famed Hearst Castle has chased more people from their homes.

Monday, Aug 22, 2016 at 08:08 AM PDT

Controversial Gold Mining Technique Decided by CA Court

Controversial Gold Mining Technique Decided by CA Court

The California Supreme Court has upheld a state ban on using powerful underwater vacuums to extract gold from rivers.

Monday, Aug 22, 2016 at 07:49 AM PDT

Evacuations Lifted in Southern California Blue Cut Wildfire

Evacuations Lifted in Southern California Blue Cut Wildfire

The evacuation orders for the communities affected by the Blue Cut Fire in Southern California were lifted Sunday afternoon, according to the San Bernardino County Sheriff. The majority of the 82,000 residents...

Sunday, Aug 21, 2016 at 09:27 PM PDT

Firefighters Rescue Blind Dog, Angus, From Hole

Firefighters Rescue Blind Dog, Angus, From Hole

A 14-year-old bulldog named Angus, whose eyes were surgically removed, had to be rescued from a 10-foot-deep hole Saturday.

Thursday, Aug 18, 2016 at 11:51 AM PDT
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Awww: Penguin Chicks Make Aquarium Debut

The born-in-May birds waddled out to the June Keyes Penguin Habitat, to the...View gallery

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