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Turkey Flock At Stanislaus County Facility Quarantined After Avian Flu Find

Federal agriculture officials say they have found avian influenza in a commercial turkey flock in central California.

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Magnets Used To Plant Drugs Under Unsuspecting Cars Traveling From Mexico

One motorist spotted the containers while pumping gas after crossing into Southern California on Jan. 12 and thought it might be a bomb. His call to police prompted an emergency response at the Chevron station, and then a shocker: 13.2 pounds of heroin were pulled from under the vehicle, according to a U.S. law enforcement official. San Diego police said the drugs were packed inside six magnetized cylinders.

01/22/2015

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Sen. Boxer And House Maj. Leader McCarthy Trade Blame Over Failed Drought Bill

Democratic Sen. Barbara Boxer and House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy are publicly blaming each other over who derailed congressional efforts last year to pass a drought relief bill for California.

01/22/2015

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Brittany Maynard Family Pushing California Right-To-Die Bill

California lawmakers are promoting right-to-die legislation with the family of a terminally ill woman who moved to Oregon to legally end her life.

01/21/2015

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Lingering Drought Suspends Cross-Country Skiing Near Tahoe

A popular cross-country ski area near Lake Tahoe has temporarily closed due to a lack of snow, and forecasters say the lingering drought should persist or get worse in the months ahead across most of California and Nevada.

01/21/2015

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New California Egg Law Prompts Egg Shortage Concerns As Suppliers Alter Facilities

A new California state regulation could lead to a shortage of eggs at the supermarket as farmers bring facilities up to the law’s standard.

01/20/2015

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9 People Hurt In Southern California Apartment Fire

Nine people were rushed to local hospitals with burns, smoke inhalation and other injuries after a fire broke out in a San Juan Capistrano apartment.

01/20/2015

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Report: Calif. Ranks Worst In Nation For Providing Guidance Counselors To Students

California ranks worst in the nation when it comes to providing students with guidance counselors, according to the U.S. Department of Education.

01/19/2015

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California Urging Health Sign-Ups To Minimize Tax Penalties

The state exchange is ramping up advertising and marketing efforts in the final month of open enrollment for health insurance to minimize the number of Californians who will face tax penalties for remaining uninsured.

01/13/2015

NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 21: Head coach Cuonzo Martin of the California Golden Bears looks on from the bench against the Texas Longhorns at Madison Square Garden on November 21, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Where Do Pac-12 Coaches Rank Among Their Peers?

It’s no secret that Pac-12 basketball has been on the decline the past several years. Since UCLA reached its third straight Final Four in 2008, the conference has not had a Final Four team.

01/13/2015

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Attorney General Harris To Run For California Senate Seat

Source tells the AP that California Attorney General Kamala Harris will run for the Senate seat being vacated by Democrat Barbara Boxer.

01/12/2015

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California Man Arrested In Connection With Idaho Contract Killings

Court records say Robins arranged the killing of two Boise men and faces two counts of aiding and abetting first-degree murder and one count of aiding and abetting attempted first degree murder.

01/07/2015

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