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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.

Thursday, Feb 16, 2017 at 04:31 AM PST

Oroville Dam Evacuees Return Home, But Still on Edge

Oroville Dam Evacuees Return Home, But Still on Edge

Communities downstream from the Oroville Dam were bustling again Wednesday, but the the Butte County Sheriff warned the emergency isn't over.

Tuesday, Feb 14, 2017 at 12:51 PM PST

'Hidden Figures' to Screen for Free This Saturday

'Hidden Figures' to Screen for Free This Saturday

The Oscar-nominated film "Hidden Figures" about the untold story of the black women mathematicians who worked at NASA during the space race will screen for free in select U.S. cities in celebration of Black...

Tuesday, Feb 14, 2017 at 07:49 PM PST

Senator Introduces Bill to Require Later Start to School Day

Senator Introduces Bill to Require Later Start to School Day

Some California middle school and high school students may get a little more sleep under a bill introduced by California Senator Anthony Portantino.

Thursday, Feb 16, 2017 at 04:08 PM PST
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By Brendan Weber

Yosemite's 'Firefall' Spews Water Resembling Lava

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Wednesday, Feb 15, 2017 at 12:36 PM PST

Cal Graduate Arrested After Bacon Left at Mosque

Cal Graduate Arrested After Bacon Left at Mosque

A 30-year-old woman was charged with a hate crime after police and prosecutors say she broke windows and left bacon —a taboo for observant Muslims — on the door handle of a mosque in Davis, California.

Wednesday, Feb 15, 2017 at 06:08 AM PST

Children Suffer Bloody Noses After Pizza Shop Ride Malfunctions

Children Suffer Bloody Noses After Pizza Shop Ride Malfunctions

For the first time, we are seeing video of a rollercoaster accident that injured several children in Riverside. Tony Shin reports for the NBC4 News on Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2017.

Wednesday, Feb 15, 2017 at 12:35 PM PST

'Patch and Pray' Crack Repairs on Oroville Dam

'Patch and Pray' Crack Repairs on Oroville Dam

Six months before rushing water ripped a huge hole in a channel that drains a Northern California reservoir, state inspectors said the concrete spillway was sound. As officials puzzle through how to repair...

Wednesday, Feb 15, 2017 at 07:10 AM PST

What About LA County's 14 Dams?

What About LA County's 14 Dams?

In light of the emergency in Oroville that forced 200,000 to evacuate as the emergency spillway was under threat of collapse, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors is ordering safety inspections for all 14...

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