A small California city at the base of the tallest U.S. dam filed a lawsuit Wednesday against the state over an emergency that forced authorities to order 188,000 people to flee last year, arguing the crisis was...
Wednesday, Jan 17, 2018 at 11:24 AM PST
Once Pot Friendly Northern California County Bans Marijuana
A previously pot friendly rural Northern California county has reversed course and banned commercial marijuana farms, paving the way for lawsuits from growers who previously received permits and paid taxes.
Wednesday, Jan 17, 2018 at 07:41 AM PST
Bay Area Gets Low Grades for Housing Affordability: Report
Most women would need to draw the line at two drinks, and men at two or three if states follow a blueprint by a prestigious scientific panel for eliminating the "entirely preventable" 10,000 alcohol-impaired...
Wednesday, Jan 17, 2018 at 10:20 AM PST
Fujifilm Recalls Hundreds of Thousands of Wall Plugs Over Shock Concerns
A major New York-based camera maker is recalling nearly 300,000 power adapter wall plugs sold with digital cameras nationwide over concerns about a potential shock hazard, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety...
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'Cocaine Cowboys' Smuggler Convicted in Auto Fraud Case
A pilot who once smuggled tons of drugs for Colombian cartels during Miami's "cocaine cowboys" era in the 1980s was convicted Wednesday of playing a key role in an auto fraud ring that stole at least 150 cars...
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WH Claiming Sweeping 'Executive Privilege' in Russia Probe
President Donald Trump's White House is relying on a sweeping interpretation of executive privilege that is rankling members of Congress on both sides of the aisle as current and former advisers parade to...
Wednesday, Jan 17, 2018 at 11:28 AM PST
Lockdown Lifted at Napa HS, School District Offices
Napa High School and Napa Valley Unified School District offices were temporarily placed on lockdown Wednesday morning due to a shooting that occurred outside a Starbucks nearby, according to the school...