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YouTube suspends ads from video star Logan Paul’s channels

MOUNTAIN VIEW (AP) — YouTube has temporarily suspended all ads from video star Logan Paul’s channels after what it calls a pattern of behavior unsuitable ...

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Posted: feb. 09, 2018 8:22 p.m. | | YouTube suspends  ads from video star Logan Paul’s channels Comments 0 Comments

Uber to pay $245 million to Waymo

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Uber is paying $245 million to Google’s self-driving car spinoff to end a legal brawl that aired out allegations of a ...

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Posted: feb. 09, 2018 8:22 p.m. | | Uber to pay $245 million to Waymo Comments 0 Comments

Latest California #MeToo case spurs concerns about confidentiality

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California Assemblywoman Cristina Garcia — a leader in the #MeToo movement — took a voluntary unpaid leave of absence Friday amid an investigation into ...

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Posted: feb. 09, 2018 7:49 p.m. | | Latest California  #MeToo case spurs concerns about confidentiality Comments 0 Comments

California bill would ban tackle football before high school

SACRAMENTO (AP) — Two California lawmakers want to outlaw tackle football leagues until teenagers reach high school, saying delaying the start of high-contact elements of football ...

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Posted: feb. 09, 2018 7:49 p.m. | | California bill would  ban tackle football  before high school Comments 0 Comments

Court rules LA sheriff violated illegals’ rights

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A federal judge ruled that the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department and immigration officials violated the rights of suspected immigrants who ...

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Posted: feb. 09, 2018 7:48 p.m. | | Court rules LA sheriff violated illegals’ rights Comments 0 Comments

Man in US illegally guilty of killing 2 NorCal deputies

SACRAMENTO  (AP) — A man in the United States illegally was convicted Friday of killing two Northern California deputies in a case that helped fuel the ...

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Posted: feb. 09, 2018 7:48 p.m. | | Man in US illegally guilty  of killing 2 NorCal deputies Comments 0 Comments

Judge tells state to consider earlier parole for sex offenders under language of Prop. 57

SACRAMENTO  (AP) — California must consider earlier parole for potentially thousands of sex offenders, maybe even those convicted of pimping children, a state judge said Friday.

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Posted: feb. 09, 2018 7:48 p.m. | | Judge tells state to consider earlier parole for sex offenders under language of Prop. 57 Comments 0 Comments

LA mulls building homeless housing on city parking lots

LOS ANGELES (AP) — An idea for dealing with the huge homeless problem in Los Angeles would involve building multistory apartment buildings on numerous city-owned parcels.

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Posted: feb. 09, 2018 7:47 p.m. | | LA mulls building homeless housing on city parking lots Comments 0 Comments

Low-income seniors that fires displaced in housing limbo

SANTA ROSA  (AP) — Dozens of low-income seniors displaced after a massive wildfire tore through their mobile-home park in Northern California are struggling to pay for ...

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Posted: feb. 09, 2018 7:47 p.m. | | Low-income  seniors that fires displaced   in housing limbo Comments 0 Comments

A raucous Google-Uber fight finally heads to trial

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A Google-bred pioneer in self-driving cars and Uber’s beleaguered ride-hailing service are colliding in a courtroom showdown revolving around allegations of ...

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Posted: feb. 04, 2018 9:04 p.m. | | A raucous Google-Uber fight finally heads to trial Comments 0 Comments

Investigators : PG&E lines caused wildfires

SANTA ROSA  (AP) — Power lines buffeted by heavy winds ignited at least two small fires the night of Oct. 8 in Northern California neighborhoods, according ...

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Wheelchair athlete hurt in San Diego marathon g ets $4M

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A wheelchair athlete who was injured after organizers of a San Diego marathon altered the course has been awarded $4 million.

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Posted: feb. 04, 2018 5:45 p.m. | | Wheelchair  athlete hurt in  San Diego  marathon g ets $4M Comments 0 Comments

Warren Buffett on hand as Navy commissions newest warship

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The U.S. Navy on Saturday commissioned its newest warship, the USS Omaha, a futuristic, $440 million vessel named for the Nebraska ...

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Posted: feb. 04, 2018 5:45 p.m. | | Warren Buffett on hand as Navy commissions newest warship Comments 0 Comments

Faster than a high speed train: State Audit targets soaring costs

SACRAMENTO  (AP) — Lawmakers approved an official audit of California’s high-speed rail project Tuesday with the goal of understanding whether the ambitious infrastructure plan can ...

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Posted: jan. 30, 2018 7:34 p.m. | | Faster than a high speed train: State Audit targets soaring costs Comments 0 Comments

Helicopter crashes into SoCal home, killing three

NEWPORT BEACH,  (AP) — A helicopter crashed into a Southern California home shortly after takeoff Tuesday, killing three people and injuring two others, officials said.

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Posted: jan. 30, 2018 7:33 p.m. | | Helicopter crashes into SoCal home, killing three Comments 0 Comments

Move to protect higher income taxpayers from higher federal taxes by donating money to state

SACRAMENTO (AP) — The California Senate passed legislation Tuesday that aims to protect taxpayers from facing higher federal tax bills, the first concrete action in a ...

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Posted: jan. 30, 2018 7:33 p.m. | | Move to protect higher income taxpayers from higher federal taxes by donating money to state Comments 0 Comments

California hero firefighter Bill Clayton passes away

CARLSBAD. (AP) — Bill Clayton, a firefighter who helped rescue hundreds of people and twice received California’s highest honor, has died.

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Posted: jan. 30, 2018 7:33 p.m. | | California hero firefighter  Bill Clayton passes away Comments 0 Comments

State may create taxpayer backed bank for pot sales

LOS ANGELES (AP) — California officials announced Tuesday that they will take a detailed look at the possibility of creating a taxpayer-backed bank to handle what ...

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Posted: jan. 30, 2018 7:33 p.m. | | State may create taxpayer backed bank for pot sales Comments 0 Comments

Stanford drops sex assault plaque idea

PALO ALTO (AP) — Stanford University is canceling plans to put a plaque on the campus site where a woman was sexually assaulted by a former ...

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‘Beetle Bailey’ cartoonist Mort Walker dies at age 94

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Comic strip artist Mort Walker, a World War II veteran who satirized the Army and tickled millions of newspaper readers with the ...

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Posted: jan. 28, 2018 7:24 p.m. | | ‘Beetle Bailey’ cartoonist  Mort Walker dies at age 94 Comments 0 Comments

Case of shackled kids revives home-school regulation debate

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Just over a week after California officials found 13 siblings allegedly held captive and younger children apparently not missed by schools because ...

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Posted: jan. 28, 2018 7:23 p.m. | | Case of shackled kids  revives home-school  regulation debate Comments 0 Comments

Congressmen criticize end of free checking accounts at BofA

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Two Democratic U.S. congressmen want Bank of America to explain its decision to eliminate a popular free-checking account.

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Posted: jan. 28, 2018 6:29 p.m. | | Congressmen  criticize end of  free checking  accounts at BofA Comments 0 Comments

Thousands march in SF pro life event

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Thousands of people who want to outlaw abortion marched Saturday in San Francisco in the 14th annual Walk for Life.

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Posted: jan. 28, 2018 6:29 p.m. | | Thousands march in SF pro life event Comments 0 Comments

Future floods will be kept in mind as Montecito rebuilds

MONTECITO (AP) — After power and drinking water return, and cleanup crews haul away the last of the boulders and muck that splintered homes like a ...

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Posted: jan. 15, 2018 7:38 p.m. | | Future floods will  be kept in mind as Montecito rebuilds Comments 0 Comments

Exhibit celebrates 1960 Winter Games at Tahoe

PLACERVILLE (AP) — Weeks ahead of the opening of the 2018 Olympic Winter Games in South Korea, the El Dorado Arts Council has opened a new ...

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Posted: jan. 15, 2018 7:37 p.m. | | Exhibit celebrates 1960 Winter Games at Tahoe Comments 0 Comments

Highway 101 to stay shut another week after SoCal mudslides

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Crews working around the clock cleared boulders, trees and crushed cars from all lanes of U.S. 101, but California officials said ...

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Posted: jan. 15, 2018 7:37 p.m. | | Highway 101 to stay shut another week  after SoCal mudslides Comments 0 Comments

Children chained to beds while living in squalor found in SoCal

PERRIS —  A Perris couple were arrested on suspicion of torture and child abuse after police found several of their children chained to beds in putrid ...

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Posted: jan. 15, 2018 7:37 p.m. | | Children chained to beds while  living in squalor found in SoCal Comments 0 Comments

Gospel star Hawkins, known for ‘Oh Happy Day,’ dies at 74

PLEASANTON(AP) — Edwin Hawkins, the gospel star best known for the crossover hit “Oh Happy Day” and as a major force for contemporary inspirational music ...

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Posted: jan. 15, 2018 7:37 p.m. | | Gospel star Hawkins, known for ‘Oh Happy Day,’ dies at 74 Comments 0 Comments

Democrats in race for governor say Trump is racist

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Candidates seeking to become California’s next governor dueled Saturday over deep partisan differences, with Democrats and Republicans breaking sharply on issues ...

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Posted: jan. 14, 2018 5:35 p.m. | | Democrats  in race for governor say Trump  is racist Comments 0 Comments

Mudslide brings economic shock to area

SANTA BARBARA. (AP) — The mudslide that killed at least 20 people is causing distress miles from where the torrent of muck and boulders stopped, as ...

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Posted: jan. 14, 2018 5:35 p.m. | | Mudslide brings economic shock to area Comments 0 Comments

Mudslide death toll hits 20; search for victims continues

MONTECITO . (AP) — Parishioners prayed Sunday for those killed and for families still searching for missing relatives in a Southern California community ravaged by mudslides, and ...

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Posted: jan. 14, 2018 5:35 p.m. | | Mudslide death toll hits 20; search for victims continues Comments 0 Comments

State burn areas brace for rain, possible mudslides

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Forecasters say a storm expected to bring heavy rain to California could drop several inches in recent burn areas, raising the risk ...

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Posted: jan. 07, 2018 5:39 p.m. | | State burn areas  brace for rain,  possible mudslides Comments 0 Comments

Judge aims to referee fight over Manson’s remains

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The fight over the body and possessions of apocalyptic cult leader Charles Manson has fragmented into at least three camps competing over ...

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Posted: jan. 07, 2018 5:38 p.m. | | Judge aims  to referee  fight over  Manson’s  remains Comments 0 Comments

Pot industry frets, then shrugs off Sessions’ policy

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — This week’s announcement that the U.S. Justice Department was ditching its hands-off approach to states that have legalized marijuana initially ...

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Posted: jan. 07, 2018 5:38 p.m. | | Pot industry frets, then  shrugs off Sessions’ policy Comments 0 Comments

High or dry? State legal pot to test supply pipeline

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Most Californians with an urge to smoke a joint will enter the state’s legal marijuana marketplace through a single doorway — at ...

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Posted: jan. 07, 2018 5:38 p.m. | | High or dry? State legal pot to test supply pipeline Comments 0 Comments

Packed ERs, deaths as flu hits state hard

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The flu has hit California so hard this season, pharmacies have run out of medicine to treat it, emergency rooms are packed ...

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Posted: jan. 07, 2018 5:37 p.m. | | Packed ERs, deaths as flu hits state hard Comments 0 Comments

Memorial held for CHP officer killed in DUI crash

STOCKTON  (AP) — A California Highway Patrol rookie killed by a drunken driving suspect in the San Francisco Bay Area was remembered Saturday as a loving ...

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Posted: jan. 01, 2018 4:58 p.m. | | Memorial  held for CHP  officer killed  in DUI crash Comments 0 Comments

Legal recreational marijuana: What you need to know

LOS ANGELES (AP) — California on Monday became the nation’s largest state to offer legal recreational marijuana sales. Here’s a snapshot of how the ...

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Posted: jan. 01, 2018 4:58 p.m. | | Legal recreational  marijuana: What  you need to know Comments 0 Comments

Retail outlets celebrate legal marijuana sales

OAKLAND (AP) — It wasn’t exactly reefer madness Monday as California launched the first legal retail sales of marijuana, but those who could find the ...

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Posted: jan. 01, 2018 4:57 p.m. | | Retail outlets celebrate legal marijuana sales Comments 0 Comments

Some lawsuits can proceed over cigarettes touted as being natural

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A U.S. judge in New Mexico has dismissed more than two dozen complaints against the maker of American Spirit cigarettes ...

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Posted: dec. 29, 2017 7:52 p.m. | | Some lawsuits  can proceed over  cigarettes touted  as being natural Comments 0 Comments

Trump looks at delivering more water to farmers

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Trump administration said Friday it will look at revving up water deliveries to farmers from California’s Central Valley Project, the ...

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Posted: dec. 29, 2017 7:11 p.m. | | Trump looks at delivering more water to farmers Comments 0 Comments

2 dead, 1 hurt in shooting at SoCal law firm

LONG BEACH (AP) — A man walked into the Southern California law firm where he worked and shot two men Friday before turning the gun on ...

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Posted: dec. 29, 2017 7:11 p.m. | | 2 dead, 1 hurt  in shooting at  SoCal law firm Comments 0 Comments

DMV cracks down on improper use of car placards

SACRAMENTO  (AP) — California officials plan to crack down on thousands of “dead” drivers.

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Posted: dec. 29, 2017 7:10 p.m. | | DMV cracks  down on  improper  use of car placards Comments 0 Comments

Medley of agencies enforcing pot laws

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Licensed businesses around California can begin legally growing and selling marijuana for recreational use Monday, and a hodgepodge of enforcement agencies will ...

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Posted: dec. 29, 2017 7:10 p.m. | | Medley of agencies enforcing pot laws Comments 0 Comments

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