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anglerfish

‘Black Seadevil’ Captured On Film During Deep Sea Dive

This little guy is aptly nicknamed the “Black Seadevil.”

11/23/2014

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San Diego Advances Plan To Recycle Wastewater Into Drinking Water During California Drought

The plan calls for initial production of 15 million gallons a day by 2023 and 83 million gallons a day by 2035, or about one-third of the city’s water supply.

11/18/2014

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California Sets Target Of 1.7 Million People Signed Up For Covered California

After initial missteps caused a choppy start, California health care officials are betting that an upgraded website, more help and better Spanish-language outreach will result in a smoother and bigger second open enrollment season under the Affordable Care Act this year.

11/15/2014

Stop the tunnels

California: Customers Would Pay For Delta Water Tunnel Project

The $15 billion tunnels are at the heart of the contested project that would bypass the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta while delivering water to Central Valley farms and Southern California cities. A pair of 40-foot-wide tunnels would reach depths of 150 feet below ground and run for 30 miles.

11/14/2014

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Tracy Gun Store 1 Of 4 Challenging California Law Banning Handgun Ads In Windows

The stores filed the lawsuit Monday in Sacramento federal court, claiming the 91-year-old law violates their free speech rights. They also argue that the law unfairly singles out handguns because similar ads for rifles are allowed.

11/11/2014

state jobs

How To Land One Of Thousands Of California State Jobs That Are Currently Available

They are some of the most coveted jobs in California, and now the “now hiring” sign is out like never before. Jobs with the state of California can bring stability, security, a decent salary and a pension.

11/10/2014

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Robin Williams’ Autopsy Found No Illegal Drugs

Authorities say an autopsy on actor Robin Williams found no alcohol or illegal drugs in his system when he committed suicide at his Northern California home in August.

11/07/2014

Statewide Drought Forces Californians To Take Drastic Measures For Water Conversation

Where Is $200 Million In Drought Relief Going In California?

Here’s a list of the local projects funded by a $200 million Department of Water Resources grant in the Sacramento region.

11/06/2014

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GOP Blocks Democratic Supermajority In California Senate

Republicans capitalized on Democrats’ recent corruption scandals and successfully blocked them from regaining two-thirds control of the state Senate and picked up seats in the Assembly.

11/05/2014

Statewide Drought Forces Californians To Take Drastic Measures For Water Conversation

State Water Officials Propose $500 Billion In Future Water-Related Projects

California’s top water officials are calling for up to $500 billion in additional spending on water projects in coming decades.

10/30/2014

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Blue Alert For Placer, Sacramento County Deputy Shootings Is Seventh One Issued Statewide

The program, which has been active since 2011, is activated when a law enforcement officer has been shot and the suspect is still at large.

10/24/2014

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Proposition 46: California Malpractice Cap Generates Big Spending

Bob Pack wanted to go after the HMO doctors for recklessly prescribing painkillers to a drug-abusing nanny who ran over his 10-year-old son and 7-year-old daughter as they were heading for ice cream one early fall evening in 2003.

10/22/2014

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