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Thursday, Jan 12, 2017 at 07:12 AM PST

Parade of Storms Pulls Northern California Out of Drought

Parade of Storms Pulls Northern California Out of Drought

A conveyor belt of strong Pacific storms brought enough rain and snow to California early this winter to knock out drought conditions in the northern part of the state, according to this week's U.S. Drought...

Thursday, Jan 12, 2017 at 02:55 PM PST

Hoping to Dry Out in Hollister After Floods Swallow Homes

Hoping to Dry Out in Hollister After Floods Swallow Homes

Residents along Lover's Lane in rural Hollister are crossing their fingers hoping for the sun to peek through the clouds on Thursday so that their waterlogged town in San Benito County can have a chance to...

Wednesday, Jan 11, 2017 at 07:02 PM PST

Wanted Homicide Suspect Caught Trying to Cross Into Mexico

Wanted Homicide Suspect Caught Trying to Cross Into Mexico

A wanted homicide suspect was caught trying to cross into Mexico at the San Ysidro Border Crossing Monday.

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By Jonathan Lloyd

Winter Storms Slam California

Some of California's strongest storms in years moved into the state in January.View gallery

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Wednesday, Jan 11, 2017 at 10:52 AM PST

California Sen. Feinstein Resting After Pacemaker Procedure

California Sen. Feinstein Resting After Pacemaker Procedure

California Democratic Sen. Dianne Feinstein is resting at home after having a pacemaker installed this week.

Wednesday, Jan 11, 2017 at 08:54 AM PST

Atmospheric Rivers Deliver Water to Calif. But Also Floods

Atmospheric Rivers Deliver Water to Calif. But Also Floods

California is no stranger to atmospheric rivers. In fact, one nearly wiped out Sacramento in Gold Rush times. Scientists say climate change will mean bigger and more frequent atmospheric river events that...

Wednesday, Jan 11, 2017 at 09:35 AM PST
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By Lisa Fernandez

Dramatic Images: Flooded Homes, Farmland in Hollister Area

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Thursday, Jan 12, 2017 at 12:24 AM PST

Floods Swallow Up Homes, Cattle in Hollister, Dozens Rescued

Floods Swallow Up Homes, Cattle in Hollister, Dozens Rescued

The San Benito County Sheriff’s emergency team rushed to rescue about 50 people from their waterlogged homes and cars early Wednesday because of rising flood waters — an odd sight in California, which has...

Tuesday, Jan 10, 2017 at 03:32 PM PST

California Budget 'Most Difficult' in Years, Brown Says

California Budget 'Most Difficult' in Years, Brown Says

California Gov. Jerry Brown delivered a $122.5 million budget proposal Tuesday, revealing his plans to prepare for the possibility of steep cuts in federal funding for health care and other public services.

Tuesday, Jan 10, 2017 at 08:44 AM PST

Disneyland Offers 3-Day $150 Deal to SoCal Residents

Disneyland Offers 3-Day $150 Deal to SoCal Residents

Disneyland has a deal for you. Southern California residents can now visit the park for three whole days for $149 – or go park-hopping for $189.

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