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Saturday, Feb 25, 2017 at 12:55 PM PST

Financial Aid Applications From Undocumented Students Drop

Financial Aid Applications From Undocumented Students Drop

Alarmed by the apparent lack of financial aid applications from undocumented students, the chancellor of California's community college system is urging such scholars to send in their requests for assistance.

Saturday, Feb 25, 2017 at 11:45 AM PST

'Great Man':Friends Describe Man Killed in Tierrasanta Crash

'Great Man':Friends Describe Man Killed in Tierrasanta Crash

The suspected drunk driver involved in a crash that took the life of a tow truck driver in Tierrasanta Thursday evening had a suspended license, according to the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV).

Saturday, Feb 25, 2017 at 12:45 AM PST

Coronado Sandcastle Pays Homage to Freedom of Press

Coronado Sandcastle Pays Homage to Freedom of Press

A miniature White House was erected at the beach with a message from our third president: “Our liberty depends on the freedom of the press, and that cannot be limited without being lost.”

Saturday, Feb 25, 2017 at 01:12 PM PST

Chase Suspect Arrested After Roof-to-Roof Getaway

Chase Suspect Arrested After Roof-to-Roof Getaway

A man involved in a San Fernando Valley pursuit scaled walls and climbed onto several roofs after the chase ended in a residential neighborhood.

Saturday, Feb 25, 2017 at 01:12 PM PST

Beloved Boston Terrier Stolen in Playa del Rey Home Break-in

Beloved Boston Terrier Stolen in Playa del Rey Home Break-in

A Playa del Rey man is offering a reward to the public after burglars broke into his home and stole his truck and thousands of dollars worth of valuables -- but it's his beloved Boston Terrier that he really...

Friday, Feb 24, 2017 at 07:03 PM PST

Newsom Urges Trump to Lay Off California's Marijuana Laws

Newsom Urges Trump to Lay Off California's Marijuana Laws

California Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom threw down the gauntlet in a letter to President Donald Trump Friday, telling him to leave his hands off of the state's marijuana laws.

Friday, Feb 24, 2017 at 01:20 PM PST

After Storms, CA Roads Will Cost $600M to Repair: Caltrans

After Storms, CA Roads Will Cost $600M to Repair: Caltrans

The costs are mounting to repair California's battered roads following a series of winter storms.

Friday, Feb 24, 2017 at 01:19 PM PST

Snowboarder Survives Overnight, Rescued by Helicopter Team

Snowboarder Survives Overnight, Rescued by Helicopter Team

A snowboarder is lucky to be alive after enduring a lengthy and terryfing ordeal in the Sierra Nevada mountain range.

Friday, Feb 24, 2017 at 04:14 PM PST

Gov Jerry Brown Seeks $437m for Flood Control

Gov Jerry Brown Seeks $437m for Flood Control

California Gov. Jerry Brown wants to spend $437 million on flood control and emergency response in the water-logged state.

Friday, Feb 24, 2017 at 12:54 PM PST

Tahoe Snow Report: Cold Temps and Fresh Powder

Tahoe Snow Report: Cold Temps and Fresh Powder

Recent storms have dumped several feet of snow on the Sierra Nevada much to delight of skiers and snowboarders. Here’s what thrill-seekers could expect if they plan to hit the slopes this weekend.

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