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California's Historic Drought Takes Bite Out of Rice Harvest

California's Historic Drought Takes Bite Out of Rice Harvest

California's deepening drought is shrinking its rice harvest, and that's bad news for farmers, migratory birds... Read »

Oct 29, 2014
California Officials to Boost Lobster Protections

California Officials to Boost Lobster Protections

Concerned about the rising popularity of spiny lobster hunting off California, state fishery managers are moving to... Read »

Oct 29, 2014
Terminally Ill Woman Fulfills Bucket List Wish

Terminally Ill Woman Fulfills Bucket List Wish

A 29-year-old terminally ill woman who plans to take her life under Oregon's death-with-dignity law has fulfilled a... Read »

Oct 29, 2014
An Uber Is Cheaper Than A Taxi (Except When It's Not)

An Uber Is Cheaper Than A Taxi (Except When It's Not)

A fare comparison between Uber, Lyft, Sidecar and taxi cabs show that rideshare companies boost their prices... Read »

Oct 29, 2014
Judge Frustrated Over Inaction at Closed Casino

Judge Frustrated Over Inaction at Closed Casino

A federal judge overseeing a tribal dispute that closed a Central California casino admonished the rival factions on... Read »

Oct 29, 2014
California Farmers Challenge Drought Cutbacks

California Farmers Challenge Drought Cutbacks

Farmers in California's Central Valley are going to court to challenge the division of water during the... Read »

Oct 29, 2014
Basketball Coach Accused of Filming Players in Bathroom

Basketball Coach Accused of Filming Players in Bathroom

Los Angeles police arrested a basketball coach on Monday on suspicion of secretly filming players in his... Read »

Oct 29, 2014
Poway Students Video Chat With Superstar Taylor Swift

Poway Students Video Chat With Superstar Taylor Swift

A Poway middle school class got an extra special English lesson on Tuesday afternoon: a video chat with... Watch »

Oct 29, 2014
Students' Science Project Destroyed in Rocket Explosion

Students' Science Project Destroyed in Rocket Explosion

School students from Los Angeles County were saddened after their science project was destroyed when a... Watch »

Oct 29, 2014
SWAT Officer Shooting:

SWAT Officer Shooting: "My Son Emanated Trust"

The mother of a Pomona SWAT officer who died after he was struck by gunfire during a warrant operation described her... Watch »

Oct 29, 2014
South Bay Water District to Consider Tiered Rates

South Bay Water District to Consider Tiered Rates

The Santa Clara Valley Water District may soon implement more water restrictions after calls to conserve have failed... Watch »

Oct 29, 2014
Two Men Charged With Murder of 9-Year-Old Girl

Two Men Charged With Murder of 9-Year-Old Girl

Two documented gang members were charged with murder Tuesday in connection with the death of a 9-year-old... Read »

Oct 28, 2014
Prop 47 Aims for a Softer Criminal Justice

Prop 47 Aims for a Softer Criminal Justice

Proposition 47 on the November ballot would re-designate crimes like shoplifting, drug possession for personal use... Watch »

Oct 28, 2014
Calif. AG: 18.5M Residents' Info Hacked

Calif. AG: 18.5M Residents' Info Hacked

Personal information about more than 18.5 million Californians was hacked last year and as many as one-third... Watch »

Oct 28, 2014
Donkeys Roam Riverside Streets

Donkeys Roam Riverside Streets

Wild donkeys roamed Riverside streets for the second night in a row Sunday. Police responded but said there... Watch »

Oct 28, 2014
Man Convicted in Shooting Deaths of 2 USC Students

Man Convicted in Shooting Deaths of 2 USC Students

A man was convicted Monday of two counts of first-degree murder for the killings of a pair of USC graduate students... Watch »

Oct 27, 2014
Five Shot, One Killed in Watts Shootings

Five Shot, One Killed in Watts Shootings

Five people were shot Sunday night, including a woman who died, in what police said could be two related shootings. Read »

Oct 27, 2014
LA Soccer Team Ceases Operations

LA Soccer Team Ceases Operations

Major League Soccer announced Monday that Los Angeles Club team Chivas USA ceased operations and that a... Read »

Oct 27, 2014
Cal Student Reports Being Victim of Sexual Battery

Cal Student Reports Being Victim of Sexual Battery

A 20-year-old University of California at Berkeley student reported being sexually battered on campus... Read »

Oct 26, 2014
Calif. Criminal Justice Changes Stir Debate Over Safety

Calif. Criminal Justice Changes Stir Debate Over Safety

As Gov. Jerry Brown seeks re-election next month, Republicans say decisions he made to reduce prison... Read »

Oct 26, 2014

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