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LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 14:  David Hasselhoff and KITT attend a photocall to launch 1984G Street, a 1980's inspired pop up at Covent Garden on January 14, 2015 in London, England.  The pop up celebrates 30 years since the first mobile phone call.  (Photo by Neil P. Mockford/Getty Images)

David Hasselhoff Cited For Ignoring Water Restrictions In California

California Governor Jerry Brown warned businesses and residents that they would be cited if water restrictions were not followed during the drought.

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20 Years After Neighborhood Floods, Roseville Earns Top Rating For Protection

It now exceeds them and is the only city in the country to receive a Class 1 rating from FEMA.

08/27/2015

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As Wells Run Dry In California Drought, Stanislaus County Offers Free Water To Homes

The county says it started noticing the people running out of water weren’t using the water for farms, they were using it for their homes.

08/27/2015

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California Cut Water Use By 31 Percent In July Amid Drought

State officials say California cities cut their water use by a combined 31 percent in July, exceeding Gov. Jerry Brown’s statewide mandate to conserve.

08/27/2015

BAKERSFIELD, CA - JUNE 25:  A mirage creates the illusion of water on a dry highway on a hot summer day as drought conditions worsen on June 25, 2007 near Bakersfield, California. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

Crowdfunding Campaign Started For California Drought Relief

A group of nonprofit organizations and businesses has started a crowdfunding campaign to assist families affected by the state’s drought and wildfires.

08/27/2015

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El Dorado County Group Claims Irrigation District Chose Green Lawns Over Fish And Wildlife

From a lush landscape to bone dry, the sight of Deer Creek makes Kathy Motz fighting mad.

08/24/2015

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California Winemakers Rushing To Vineyards Early As Drought Tightens Harvest Window

Vineyards bustled with workers across Amador County on Friday as many scrambled to harvest grapes that were ready weeks before they should be.

08/21/2015

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Folsom Redwoods’ Problems Go Beyond California Drought

After years of drought, he says about 25 percent of the city’s redwoods are “under stress” and outgrowing their space.

08/17/2015

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Barge Part Of Plan To Keep Water Flowing From Folsom Lake During California Drought

A barge made up of a few large floating platforms linked together with pumps links to the city of Folsom are part of a plan they hope to not use.

08/17/2015

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North Highlands Neighborhood Says HOA Abruptly Locked Water Spigots, Citing Costs

Mike Louden is retired and loves tinkering in his drought-resistant garden. But he says his roses are in jeopardy.

08/14/2015

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California Drought Has Sacramento Tree Leaves Dropping Like It’s Fall In August

The colors and conditions usually don’t show up until October when the weather gets cooler. A tupelo tree with bright red leaves last week in Rancho Cordova is bare now.

08/12/2015

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Los Angeles Dumps 96 Million ‘Shade Balls’ In Lake To Protect Water In Drought

City officials this week dumped the last 20,000 of 96 million black balls into the Los Angeles Reservoir in Sylmar, 25 miles northwest of downtown.

08/12/2015

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