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California Approves Merger of Church-Affiliated Hospitals

California Approves Merger of Church-Affiliated Hospitals

California has approved the merger of two nonprofit hospitals affiliated with the Catholic church. The state Department of Justice announced Wednesday that Dignity Health and Catholic Health Initiatives...

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Derek Carr's Goal for Raiders' Final Six Games: 'I Want to Mess Up the Draft'

Derek Carr's Goal for Raiders' Final Six Games: 'I Want to Mess Up the Draft'

The Raiders no longer own the No. 1 pick in the 2019 NFL Draft and that's exactly the way Derek Carr likes it.

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California Romaine May Have Caused Latest Outbreak

California Romaine May Have Caused Latest Outbreak

California may be the source of romaine lettuce blamed in an outbreak of E. coli infections that has made 32 people sick in 11 states and Canada, the head of the Food and Drug Administration said Wednesday. The...

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'Spider-Man' Actor Tries Thanksgiving Pumpkin For First Time

'Spider-Man' Actor Tries Thanksgiving Pumpkin For First Time

"Spider-Man" star Tom Holland has tasted pumpkin seeds, but never actual pumpkin. However, all that changed for the British actor during a recent Thanksgiving cooking lesson with "Avengers" co-director Joe Russo...

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The Four Worst Days to Travel Around the Holidays

The Four Worst Days to Travel Around the Holidays

Thanksgiving, Labor Day, Memorial Day and the Fourth of July are busy — real busy. Find out just how much more time you are likely to spend on the road when traveling for these holidays.

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Much-Needed Rain Douses Bay Area, Helps Clear Air of Smoke

Much-Needed Rain Douses Bay Area, Helps Clear Air of Smoke

The first of two storm systems this week arrived Wednesday, dousing the region with much-needed rain and clearing out the wildfire smoke that has been choking the area for nearly two weeks.

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Gap Looking to Close Hundreds of Stores 'Quickly'

Gap Looking to Close Hundreds of Stores 'Quickly'

Gap Inc. is considering shutting hundreds of its namesake stores at shopping malls as sales at the Gap brand continue to slide. The retailer said Tuesday evening that it still has 775 Gap-branded stores...

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Thousands Without Power in SF and Across Bay Area: PG&E

Thousands Without Power in SF and Across Bay Area: PG&E

Thousands of PG&E customers are without power Wednesday morning in San Francisco and across the Bay Area as the region feels the cold drops of significant rain for the first time in months.

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Schwarzenegger Surprises Firefighters Battling Camp Fire

Schwarzenegger Surprises Firefighters Battling Camp Fire

Former California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger made a surprise visit to Butte County, providing encouragement to weary firefighters while helping serve them breakfast. Pete Suratos reports.

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Aaron Rodgers Donating $1M to Camp Fire Relief Efforts

Aaron Rodgers Donating $1M to Camp Fire Relief Efforts

NFL quarterback and Northern California native Aaron Rodgers is donating $1 million to help those devastated by the Camp Fire, the deadliest and most destructive wildfire in recorded California history.

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Much-Needed Rain Douses Bay Area, Helps Clear Air of Smoke
Much-Needed Rain Douses Bay Area, Helps Clear Air of Smoke

The wait is finally over for the smoke-choked and rain-deprived Bay Area. The first of two storm systems this week arrived Wednesday, dousing the region with much-needed rain and clearing out the air that...

New Bill Would Shield Utilities From Costs of California Wildfire
New Bill Would Shield Utilities From Costs of California Wildfire

California's Legislature will be asked to protect utilities from possible bankruptcy by shielding them from billions of dollars in liability linked to this year's deadly swath of wildfires, the San Jose Mercury...

Light Rain Falling in N. California Could Hurt Search Effort
Light Rain Falling in N. California Could Hurt Search Effort

Light right falling Wednesday in some areas of Northern California could aid crews fighting a deadly wildfire while raising the risk of flash floods and complicating efforts to recover the remains of those...

Some Americans Say Immigrant Spouses Falsely Claim Abuse
Some Americans Say Immigrant Spouses Falsely Claim Abuse

Imagine moving to a new country where the person you love starts abusing you. The ‘Violence Against Women Act’ is designed to protect immigrants who marry Americans. But critics say some immigrants are...

Thanksgiving Will Be Coldest in Over a Century for Millions
Thanksgiving Will Be Coldest in Over a Century for Millions

It’s time to give thanks — for hats, heavy coats and central heating. Millions of Americans in the Northeast and Middle Atlantic states will wake up to the coldest Thanksgiving in more than a century, with high...

Trump Defies Calls to Punish Crown Prince for Writer's Death
Trump Defies Calls to Punish Crown Prince for Writer's Death

President Donald Trump declared Tuesday he would not further punish Saudi Arabia for the murder of U.S.-based columnist Jamal Khashoggi — making clear in an exclamation-filled statement that the benefits of good...