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BERLIN - JANUARY 12:  Water flows from a bathroom tap January 12, 2007 in Berlin, Germany.  (Photo Illustration by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

California Orders Company To Stop Bottling Water From Sierra Springs

Sugar Pine was launched in the early 1990s and holds junior water rights, which have been curtailed in 2014 and 2015 because of the drought.


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FBI: Defendant In Denise Huskins’ Kidnapping Blamed Vaccine

The man charged in a California kidnapping that police initially dismissed as a hoax told a television news reporter he had a psychotic break and a side effect from a vaccine was to blame in part for his behavior, the FBI said in a court filing.


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Phone Stops Bullet During Fresno Armed Robbery

An iPhone in the pocket of a Central California college student blocked a bullet during an armed robbery near Fresno State.


FAIRFIELD, CA - JULY 23:  A McDonald's Egg McMuffin and hash browns are displayed at a McDonald's restaurant on July 23, 2015 in Fairfield, California.  McDonald's has been testing all-day breakfast menus at select locations in the U.S. and could offer it at all locations as early as October.  (Photo illustration by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Coming Soon: McDonald’s Breakfast Available All Day

If you’re one of those people who hates missing the end of breakfast hours at McDonald’s, hang on just a little longer: the chain says its breakfast menu will be available all day starting Oct. 6.


19th May 1906:  The ruins of San Francisco after the terrible earthquake and fire. A view east down California Street, with St Mary's Church on the left and Grace Church on the right. The Ferry Building is visible in the top left. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

One Of Last Remaining Survivors Of 1906 San Francisco Earthquake Dies

Ruth Newman, thought to be one of two remaining survivors of the Great San Francisco Earthquake of 1906 that shook the city and the surrounding area, has died. She was 113.



California City Approves First Ban On Drone Flights In State’s History

The Poway City Council wants to help firefighters by keeping the drones away from wildfires, which can make it unsafe for helicopters and air tankers to fly.


SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JULY 06:  A well-wisher drops off flowers at the site where 32-year-old Kathryn Steinle was killed on July 6, 2015 in San Francisco, California. According to police, Steinle was shot and killed by Francisco Sanchez as she walked with her father on San Francisco's Pier 14 on July 1. Sanchez had been previously deported five times.  (Credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Kathryn Steinle’s Parents Say Bureaucratic Bungling Contributed To Her Death

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – The parents of a San Francisco woman who was fatally shot by a man in the country illegally said Tuesday that federal and local authorities contributed to the death of their […]


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California Republicans Choose New Assembly Minority Leader

Assemblyman Chad Mayes of Yucca Valley was chosen Tuesday as the successor to Minority Leader Kristin Olsen of Modesto.


SAN ANSELMO, CA - APRIL 21:  The Airbnb app is displayed on a smartphone on April 21, 2014 in San Anselmo, California. Online home-rental marketplace Airbnb Inc. is about to receive more than $450 million in investments from a group led by private-equity firm TPG. The new investments will value the startup at $10 billion, significantly higher than some publicly traded hotel chains. (Photo Illustration by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

New Law Requires Short-Term Rental Housing Websites To Warn Of Eviction Risks

Gov. Jerry Brown announced Tuesday that he signed SB761 by Democratic Sen. Isadore Hall of Compton.


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Parents Can Pay Child Support At 7-Eleven

The program called, pay near me, will be available at 1,600 locations.


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California’s Right-To-Die Bill Passes What May Be Its Largest Hurdle

Passionate arguments came from both sides as the Assembly Health Committee voted 10-2 to advance the legislation.


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Missing Hiker Says She Regrets Leaving Group, Trying To Return As It Was Getting Dark

Miyuki Harwood released a one-page letter from her hospital bed, saying that she shouldn’t have attempted to return to her base camp alone as it was getting dark.


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The Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco during its construction.   (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

Looking Back: Golden Gate Bridge

On May 27, 1937, the Golden Gate bridge was opened to the public, connecting San Francisco and Marin counties.

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Weed Neighborhood Ravaged By Boles Fire

A fire driven by fierce winds raced through a small town near the Oregon border on Monday, burning a church to the ground, damaging or destroying 100 homes and prompting evacuation orders for at least 1,500 people, authorities said.

California's Central Valley Impacted By Major Drought

California Gripped By Drought

Federal water regulators estimate California’s drought could be one of the most expensive natural disasters in U.S. history.


New Bay Bridge Span Gets Final Touches

Workers are putting the finishing touches on the new east span of the Bay Bridge, which is on track to open on Tuesday.

Oracle Team USA Capsizes In SF Bay

Oracle Team USA Catamaran Capsizes In San Francisco Bay

Crews worked into the night trying to secure an Oracle catamaran that capsized in San Francisco Bay Tuesday afternoon and drifted out to sea.

Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes Last Trip To ISS Under Command Of Astronaut Mark Kelly

Shuttle Endeavour Through The Years

The Space Shuttle Endeavour is headed to California where it will be permanently displayed in a museum.

Fire Erupts At Richmond Gas Refinery

An explosion rocked the Chevron gasoline refinery in Richmond Monday night and caused a 3-alarm fire. Smoke from the fire sent hundreds to the hospital complaining of respiratory problems.

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