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CALIF. MEETS FIRST INMATE TARGET SET BY COURT: SACRAMENTO . (AP) - California prison officials say they have met the first target set by a federal court to reduce inmate overcrowding.

January 03, 2012 | | State


LA arson suspect's captor patrols for $1 a year

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January 03, 2012 | | State


Dry start to winter leaves Sierra without snow with water content at 19% of normal

SACRAMENTO (AP) - A dry start to winter made it tough for state water engineers to find snow Tuesday during their first survey of the season.

January 03, 2012 | | State


Backers of Calif millionaire tax target model Kardashian

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January 03, 2012 | | State


‘Panel says lawmakers should hold off on high speed rail bonds

SACRAMENTO (AP) - An independent panel says California lawmakers should not authorize $2.7 billion in bonds to build the initial section of the state's high-speed rail system.

January 03, 2012 | | State


Bay Area briefs

SF sees drop in crime for 3rd year

January 03, 2012 | | State


State news briefs

PRISONER STEALS FIRE ENGINE TO ESCAPE: SAN DIEGO (AP) - An official says an inmate escaped from a state prison in San Diego County by stealing the prison fire engine on New Year's Day.

January 02, 2012 | | State


Key 2012 legislation at a glance

California lawmakers return to the Capitol this week to begin an election-year session complicated by the state's ongoing multibillion dollar budget deficit. Here are some of the top issues they will debate:

January 02, 2012 | | State


Bay Area briefs

Mavericks big wave surf contest window opens

January 02, 2012 | | State


Occupy protest follows 123rd annual Rose Parade

PASADENA (AP) - The 2012 Tournament of Roses brought its flowery floats and strutting bands to a worldwide audience Monday under clear blue skies, and in its wake came a scruffier parade - hundreds of anti-Wall Street protesters.

January 02, 2012 | | State


Debate to revolve around fiscal crisis

SACRAMENTO (AP) - California's budget deficit appears more manageable than in past years, but the state's ongoing fiscal crisis will continue to dominate debate over other matters in the Legislature during the coming session.

January 02, 2012 | | State


Trial set to begin in traffic killing of SF family by illegal immigrant

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Jury selection is scheduled to start in a long-awaited triple murder trial of an illegal immigrant accused of fatally shooting a man and his two sons in traffic nearly four years ago.

January 02, 2012 | | State


Gun battery that guarded San Francisco restored

GOLDEN GATE NATIONAL RECREATION AREA (AP) - A historic World War II-era gun battery that once guarded San Francisco Bay has been restored as an exhibit that showcases the region's military past as the country's first line of defense against a West Coast invasion.

January 02, 2012 | | State


NASA has twin probes in moon orbit

LOS ANGELES (AP) - NASA kicked off the new year with a pair of probes circling the moon in the latest mission to understand how Earth's closest neighbor formed.

January 01, 2012 | | State


Police analyze security video in LA car fires case

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Detectives in Los Angeles spent early Sunday analyzing security video camera footage and following up on other leads after a half dozen more vehicles were set on fire on New Year's Eve, the latest rash of suspicious car fires in the city.

January 01, 2012 | | State


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BART fined $220,000 in workers deaths

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - A Northern California judge fined the Bay Area Rapid Transit agency $220,000 on Friday for the deaths of two workers accidentally ...

October 07, 2017 | | State


ICE will make arrests at California’s worksites

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - In another sign of escalating tensions between President Donald Trump's administration and California, the nation's top immigration official said Friday ...

October 07, 2017 | | State


Yosemite Park rock falls don’t mean more danger

YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK (AP) - Rock falls that killed a British tourist and injured two other people in Yosemite National Park aren't stopping climbers intent ...

October 02, 2017 | | State


SoCal schools warn flutes could be tainted with semen

FOUNTAIN VALLEY (AP) - Parents were warned Saturday that a music teacher with a nonprofit group may have handed out flutes to schoolchildren that were tainted ...

October 01, 2017 | | State


‘Let’s Make a Deal’ host, philanthropist Monty Hall dies

BEVERLY HILLS (AP) - Monty Hall, the genial TV game show host whose long-running "Let's Make a Deal" traded on love of money and merchandise ...

October 01, 2017 | | State


Government jobs sprouting as legal pot sales draw near

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Scientists. Tax collectors. Typists. Analysts. Lawyers. And more scientists.

October 01, 2017 | | State


State reviews LA’s 30-year-old beach curfew

LOS ANGELES (AP) - California regulators will consider relaxing a 30-year-old curfew at Los Angeles beaches after the city agreed to seek a permit to close ...

October 01, 2017 | | State


No increased danger after El Capitan rocks fall in Yosemite park

YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK (AP) - A geological analysis Friday found there was no more danger than usual of another giant rock fall after two huge slides ...

September 29, 2017 | | State


Old military explosives found in yard of California home

LOS ANGELES (AP) - About 100 people were forced from their Los Angeles-area homes Thursday night after sheriff's deputies discovered a cache of World War ...

September 29, 2017 | | State


Home-threatening Southern California wildfires on wane

LOMPOC (AP) - A trio of wildfires that threatened at least 100 homes on California's Central Coast appeared to be easing Friday night. But some ...

September 29, 2017 | | State


Second video shows man punching officer before shooting

LOS ANGELES (AP) - A new video surfaced Saturday that appears to show a man throwing punches at a California police officer during a scuffle before ...

September 24, 2017 | | State


Lawmakers look to free older, younger inmates

SACRAMENTO (AP) - To ease overcrowding in state prisons, California lawmakers want to release more of the state's older prisoners and more of the inmates ...

September 24, 2017 | | State


Right-wing activist holds short, small Berkeley rally

BERKELEY (AP) - A weeklong conservative free speech showcase at famously liberal University of California, Berkeley was supposed to start Sunday. But it apparently ended the ...

September 24, 2017 | | State


A’s catcher first MLB player to kneel during anthem

OAKLAND (AP) - Bruce Maxwell of the Oakland Athletics became the first major league baseball player to kneel during the national anthem Saturday, pulling the sport ...

September 24, 2017 | | State


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