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California Falls Short of Water-Saving Goal
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California Falls Short of Water-Saving Goal

Californians conserved little water in March and local officials were not aggressive in cracking down on waste, according to state water regulators. Read »

May 5, 2015
Dead Whale Tagged With Motorcycle Club Graffiti

Dead Whale Tagged With Motorcycle Club Graffiti

A second dead whale has washed up along the tiny coastal town of Pacifica, this time about half a mile from where... Watch »

May 5, 2015
Steve Jobs Business Cards Put Up for Public Auction

Steve Jobs Business Cards Put Up for Public Auction

Steve Jobs' business cards from his tenures at Apple, NeXT, and Pixar are now up for public auction. Read »

May 5, 2015
CA's Carbon Emissions Goals Attainable?

CA's Carbon Emissions Goals Attainable?

California Governor Jerry Brown announced last week a new plan for reducing the state’s greenhouse gas emissions. Watch »

May 4, 2015
Man Who Spread HIV:

Man Who Spread HIV: "I Am Not a Monster"

A San Diego man accused of knowingly spreading HIV to an unsuspecting partner was sentenced on Monday to six months... Watch »

May 5, 2015
Girl, 13, Shoots Herself in Leg With Officer's Gun

Girl, 13, Shoots Herself in Leg With Officer's Gun

A 13-year-old girl accidentally shot herself in the leg on Monday with a police officer’s gun in Gilroy, California... Watch »

May 5, 2015
UC Berkeley's Mark Twain Project Finds Cache of New Writing

UC Berkeley's Mark Twain Project Finds Cache of New Writing

Scholars at the University of California, Berkeley have pieced together a collection of letters written by Mark... Read »

May 4, 2015
Water Regulators Consider Drought Restrictions

Water Regulators Consider Drought Restrictions

California water regulators are considering sweeping restrictions to enforce Gov. Jerry Brown's drought conservation... Watch »

May 5, 2015
L. Ron Hubbard's Great-Grandson Targets Scientology

L. Ron Hubbard's Great-Grandson Targets Scientology

Jamie DeWolf, great-grandson of Scientology founder L. Ron Hubbard, is a vocal critic of the family legacy. Read »

May 4, 2015
Assembly Approves Ban on Redskins School Team Name

Assembly Approves Ban on Redskins School Team Name

The state Assembly has approved legislation barring California public schools from using the Redskins name for teams... Read »

May 4, 2015
San Jose Introduces Plan to Eliminate All Traffic Deaths

San Jose Introduces Plan to Eliminate All Traffic Deaths

San Jose mayor Sam Liccardo and other city leaders announced a new traffic safety plan on Monday in hopes to... Watch »

May 4, 2015
Google Thinks Big With

Google Thinks Big With "Project Fi"

Google wants the wireless services that connect mobile devices to digital content to be cheaper and more reliable. Read »

May 4, 2015
Woman Searches for Fellow Passengers

Woman Searches for Fellow Passengers

A San Diego woman said she began to have a miscarriage on a flight to San Diego and now she's hoping to find the... Watch »

May 4, 2015

"He’s an Angel Up There": Churchgoers Mourn Pastor's Son

Prince of Peace Lutheran Church parishioners said Sunday they would always remember the 17-year-old crash victim... Read »

May 4, 2015
Drought a Factor in Abandoned Kittens

Drought a Factor in Abandoned Kittens

A rise in kittens surrendered to animal shelters this spring - in part because of the drought - has Oakland Animal... Read »

May 4, 2015
Labor Assists Marijuana Legalization Effort in California

Labor Assists Marijuana Legalization Effort in California

Organized labor is assisting efforts to frame a California ballot measure to legalize recreational marijuana use in... Read »

May 4, 2015
Start Up Collaborates with Homeless Artists to Make Clothing

Start Up Collaborates with Homeless Artists to Make Clothing

“Art can help people express themselves, it’s almost like therapy,” Wayne said. Read »

May 3, 2015
Two Killed in Wrong-Way Family Car Crash ID'd

Two Killed in Wrong-Way Family Car Crash ID'd

Two people were killed along Interstate 15 early Saturday morning when a wrong-way suspected DUI driver plowed into... Watch »

May 3, 2015
3.6 Earthquake Reported in Concord Area

3.6 Earthquake Reported in Concord Area

Three earthquakes struck Contra Costa County within the span of 15 minutes Sunday afternoon, according to the USGS. Watch »

May 3, 2015
Family Car Hit by Wrong-Way DUI Suspect, 2 Killed

Family Car Hit by Wrong-Way DUI Suspect, 2 Killed

Two people were killed along Interstate 15 early Saturday morning when a wrong-way suspected DUI driver plowed into... Watch »

May 2, 2015

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