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Group sues over demolition of Marilyn Monroe’s one-time home

LOS ANGELES (AP) - The city of Los Angeles trampled state and local laws when it approved demolition of a home where Marilyn Monroe briefly lived to make way for a condominium project, a lawsuit charges.

October 05, 2015 | | State


Agency issues custody standards for illegals

SAN DIEGO (AP) - The U.S. Border Patrol's parent agency on Monday issued nationwide custody standards, a little more than a year after its jails were overwhelmed with Central American children fleeing to the United States.

October 05, 2015 | | State


Brown OKs right- -to-die legislation for terminally ill

SACRAMENTO (AP) - Gov. Jerry Brown signed legislation Monday allowing terminally ill people in the nation's most populous state to take their own lives, saying the emotionally charged bill forced him to consider "what I would want in the face of my own death."

October 05, 2015 | | State


Report details trapped firefighters’ ordeal

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Four California firefighters were in serious trouble almost immediately after a helicopter dropped them near ground zero of what they thought would be a small blaze.

October 05, 2015 | | State


Shooter showed little sympathy

ROSEBURG, Ore. (AP) - The gunman had already shot several students at close range when he stood inches from Lacey Scroggins and demanded she stand up.

October 04, 2015 | | State


Heavy rain, hundreds rescued

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - Hundreds were rescued from fast-moving floodwaters Sunday in South Carolina as days of driving rain hit a dangerous crescendo that buckled buildings and roads, closed a major East Coast interstate route and threatened the drinking water supply for the capital city.

October 04, 2015 | | State


Kennedy memoir takes hard look

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - A new book by former U.S. Rep. Patrick Kennedy, youngest son of the late Sen. Edward Kennedy, openly discusses what he says are the mental illnesses and addictions of himself and his family members, and takes on what he portrays as a veil of secrecy used to hide the problems of America's most famous political family.

October 04, 2015 | | State


$100M resort planned for Tahoe

STATELINE, Nev. (AP) - A multimillion-dollar resort will put roots down on the Nevada side of Lake Tahoe's south shore.

October 04, 2015 | | State


SF’s last gun store closing

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The only gun store in San Francisco is shuttering for good, saying it can no longer operate in the city's political climate of increased gun control regulations and vocal opposition to its business.

October 04, 2015 | | State


More California winemakers use less water to grow grapes

RUTHERFORD (AP) - The grape vines that grower Frank Leeds tends in Napa Valley stand among the unheralded heroes of California's drought, producing decade after decade of respected Cabernets and other wines without a drop of added water.

October 04, 2015 | | State


State may ban concealed handguns on campuses

SACRAMENTO (AP) - California is once again considering a move to tighten its restrictions on guns with a ban on the concealed carry of handguns at colleges and schools.

October 04, 2015 | | State


Bay Bridge designer fears leaks damaging main cable

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The lead designer of the Bay Bridge has warned Caltrans that the cable that holds up the new bridge's eastern span is vulnerable to corrosion because of rainwater leaking into its anchorages.

October 04, 2015 | | State


Berkeley requests recommendation letters from freshmen applicants

BERKELEY (AP) - The University of California, Berkeley, will ask some freshman applicants to submit letters of recommendation from teachers and mentors this fall, and the UC system is considering having all campuses eventually do the same, according to a report.

October 04, 2015 | | State


High-speed rail seeks private investors

SACRAMENTO . (AP) - The California High-Speed Rail Authority has received 35 responses from private companies interested in financing, building and operating the first 300-mile segment of the controversial rail project. Officials say the responses are a positive sign of private interest after lawmakers last year dedicated a long-term funding source.

October 03, 2015 | | State


Plastic bag manufacturers file second ballot measure

SACRAMENTO (AP) - Plastic bag manufacturers filed a second ballot measure on Friday in California's fight over a statewide plastic bag ban.

October 03, 2015 | | State


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Police find 286 bunnies in home

FOLSOM (AP) - A Sacramento animal shelter is seeking supplies and cash donations to care for nearly 300 rabbits taken from a single property.

March 18, 2018 | | State


SJCOE christens FabLab for budding student engineers

STOCKTON - The San Joaquin County Office of Education (SJCOE) hosted an open house and ribbon cutting on March 7 to celebrate the new FabLab, a ...

March 11, 2018 | | State


Man arrested in officer killing in south state

PONOMA (AP) - A man suspected of shooting two California police officers, killing one of them, was arrested Saturday after barricading himself in an apartment and ...

March 11, 2018 | | State


Afghanistan war impacted Army vet behind attack

YOUNTVILLE (AP) - The Army veteran who killed three women after a siege in California had long dreamed of serving his country in the military, but ...

March 11, 2018 | | State


California bound: Trump is visitihng state he loves to hate

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Donald Trump is coming - at last - to the state he loves to hate, setting foot in California for his first time as ...

March 11, 2018 | | State


California attorney general foes spar

SACRAMENTO (AP) - California Attorney General Xavier Becerra has become the face of the state's resistance to President Donald Trump, challenging the Republican administration's ...

March 04, 2018 | | State


Friends defend couple charged with child abuse

JOSHUA TREE (AP) - A Southern California couple charged with child abuse was extremely poor and too proud to accept charity, but they were attentive parents ...

March 04, 2018 | | State


Hiker found after 6 days missing in Yosemite

YOSEMITE, Calif. (AP) - A well-prepared California hiker missing for six days in the icy backcountry of Yosemite National Park was found in good health after ...

February 25, 2018 | | State


Tribes cut out of California pot market might grow their own on reservations

LOS ANGELES (AP) - American Indian tribes that say they have been cut out of California's legal marijuana market have raised the possibility of going ...

February 25, 2018 | | State


San Diego may decide to close the book on library fines

SAN DIEGO (AP) - San Diego may decide to join several other U.S. cities in closing the book on library fines.

February 25, 2018 | | State


State Democrats won’t endorse Feinstein

SAN DIEGO (AP) - U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein failed to win the official endorsement of the California Democratic Party as she seeks her fifth term ...

February 25, 2018 | | State


Deportations targeting more people with no crime records

SAN DIEGO (AP) - People arrested by deportation officers increasingly have no criminal backgrounds, according to figures released Friday, reflecting the Trump administration's commitment to ...

February 23, 2018 | | State


US sailor hit by helicopter blade in critical condition

SAN DIEGO (AP) - The military says a sailor was hit by a helicopter rotor blade at Camp Pendleton Marine Corps base, north of San Diego.

February 23, 2018 | | State


Judge: Kern County’s redistricting diluted vote of Latinos

BAKERSFIELD (AP) - Election districts for the board of supervisors in a Central California county illegally dilute the voting power of Latinos and deprive them of ...

February 23, 2018 | | State


Balancing act for harassment discipline

SACRAMENTO (AP) - California Sen. Tony Mendoza's resignation this week spared his fellow lawmakers from a difficult decision about appropriate punishment after an investigation found ...

February 23, 2018 | | State


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