Southern California Rain Eases; North Facing Renewed StormA huge Pacific storm that parked itself over Southern California and unloaded, ravaging roads, opening sinkholes and leading to the deaths of at least three people, eased off Saturday. But it was only a temporary reprieve as new storms took aim farther north.
California Dams Illustrate Challenge Of Maintaining Older DesignsTwelve years ago, widespread destruction from Hurricane Katrina on the Gulf Coast helped compel federal engineers 2,000 miles away in California to remake a 1950s-era dam by constructing a massive steel-and-concrete gutter that would manage surging waters in times of torrential storms.
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Explosion Reported At Oil Refinery Near Los AngelesThere's been an explosion and fire at an oil refinery near Los Angeles, exactly two years after a blast that crippled the plant and led to higher gasoline prices.
Executive Order That Incarcerated Japanese Americans Is 75Satsuki Ina was born behind barbed wire in a prison camp during World War II, the daughter of U.S. citizens forced from their home and locked up for years following Japan's attack on Pearl Harbor.
Pacific Storm In Southern California Causes DeathsA huge Pacific storm parked itself over Southern California and unloaded, ravaging roads, opening sinkholes and leading to the deaths of at least two people.
Pair Wanted In Oroville Evacuation CarjackingButte County deputies have released photos of two suspects who are wanted for stealing a truck during last weekend’s Oroville Dam spillway evacuation.
Officials Slow Release Of Water At Oroville DamCalifornia officials are slowing the release of water from a lake behind the nation's tallest dam so crews can remove debris from the bottom of the structure's damaged spillway.
Trump Weighs Mobilizing National Guard For Rounding Up Unauthorized ImmigrantsThe Trump administration is considering a proposal to mobilize as many as 100,000 National Guard troops to round up unauthorized immigrants, including millions living nowhere near the Mexico border, according to a draft memo obtained by The Associated Press.
AP Exclusive: If Oroville Dam Failed, People Likely StuckCommunities just downstream of California's Lake Oroville dam would not receive adequate warning or time for evacuations if the 770-foot-tall dam itself - rather than its spillways - were to abruptly fail, the state water agency that operates the nation's tallest dam repeatedly advised federal regulators a half-decade ago.
Powerful Storm Pelts Central, Southern California And Brings Risk Of FloodingA powerful storm hit California with the first in a new series of rainstorms moving across the northern half of the state while the south awaited a rains that forecasters said could be the strongest in years if not decades.
Car Toll Proposed For San Francisco's Crooked Lombard StreetThe street attracts about 2 million tourists a year, with up to 17,000 people visiting each weekend by car or on foot during busy summer weekends.