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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.

Tuesday, Jan 10, 2017 at 06:41 AM PST

'Hollyweed' Sign Prankster Arrested on Suspicion of Trespassing

'Hollyweed' Sign Prankster Arrested on Suspicion of Trespassing

A local artist suspected of altering the Hollywood Sign on New Year's morning to make it read "Hollyweed'' surrendered to Los Angeles police Monday and was booked on suspicion on trespassing. Zachary Cole...

Monday, Jan 9, 2017 at 06:57 PM PST

Bay Area Lawmaker's Bill Would Extend Provisional Licenses

Bay Area Lawmaker's Bill Would Extend Provisional Licenses

The bill would require people who are 18, 19 or 20 to keep their provisional license for a year.

Monday, Jan 9, 2017 at 08:01 PM PST

USGS Developing a Mudslide Early Warning System

USGS Developing a Mudslide Early Warning System

With mudslides having such a widespread impact in the storm-battered Bay Area, scientists with the U.S. Geological Society are working on warning system for drivers and residents in saturated areas.

Monday, Jan 9, 2017 at 01:35 PM PST

Big Sur Battered By Storms, River Rushes Through Campground

Big Sur Battered By Storms, River Rushes Through Campground

A favorite destination for many Bay Area campers and day trippers — Big Sur on the Central Coast just 90 minutes from San Jose, California —was battered by weekend storms.

Monday, Jan 9, 2017 at 05:17 PM PST
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By NBC Bay Area Staff

Remembering the Famous 'Pioneer Cabin Tree'

This iconic giant sequoia tree in Calaveras Big Trees State Park near Angels...View gallery

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Monday, Jan 9, 2017 at 01:38 PM PST

'Atmospheric River' Unleashes Powerful Rainstorm

'Atmospheric River' Unleashes Powerful Rainstorm

One of the strongest storms in years pounded California Monday with downpours that produced flooding and brought the threat of landslides and avalanches.

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