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California Governor Declares Statewide Emergency Over Wildfires
Gavin Newsom announced an "emergency in advance of an emergency" in hopes avoiding a repeat of 2018's record-breaking fire season.
California Pulling National Guard From Trump's Border Mission To Tackle Wildfire Risks
About 100 National Guard personnel will get to work thinning California's high-risk forests next month.
California Mayors Push For More Money To Fight Homelessness
Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom said “the budget just changed” after a meeting with mayors on housing.
Pursuit Suspect Breaks Out In Breakdancing Just Before Arrest
The LA-area suspect busted a move -- and then he got busted
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District Attorney Investigating 22 Horse Deaths At California Racetrack
The investigation comes as the Santa Anita track prepares to resume live racing but with new rules in place.
Stephon Clark’s Brother On 1-Year Anniversary Of His Death: ‘Our Hearts Are Still Broken’
“He had his entire life ahead of him,” Stevante Clark said of his brother, who was shot dead by police in California last year.
Why Did Kamala Harris Let Herbalife Off The Hook?
By Alexander Nazaryan, Yahoo News
As the former attorney general of California, Harris declined to probe the nutritional supplement company.
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California Is Drought-Free For The First Time In 7 Years
A wet winter has lifted the state out of the drought that's persisted since 2011.
Gov. Gavin Newsom: 'I Can't In Good Conscience' Sign Off On Executions
The California governor said he would have been asked to approve one death each day for more than two years.
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Congressman's '90s Yearbook Photo Goes Viral For A Very Spiky Reason
“I’m surprised I survived it too,” joked California Democrat Eric Swalwell.
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California Gov. Gavin Newsom Suspends Death Penalty
Newsom will halt the execution of more than 700 inmates on the nation’s largest death row, for as long as he’s governor.
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California Gov. Gavin Newsom To Issue Moratorium On The Death Penalty
Newsom will halt the execution of more than 700 condemned inmates on the nation’s largest death row for at least as long as he’s governor.
Gavin Newsom Trashes Donald Trump's Claim He Called Him 'One Of The Smartest People'
“You can’t make this up," the California Democrat said.
California Racetrack Suspends Races Indefinitely After 21 Horses' Deaths
It's not yet known what has caused the alarming number of injuries at Santa Anita racetrack over the last two months.
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Second Judge Blocks Trump Administration From Adding Census Citizenship Question
The Supreme Court is already set to weigh in on the question.
PG&E Says It's 'Probable' Its Equipment Caused California’s Deadly Camp Fire
The fire in the Northern California town of Paradise was the state’s deadliest and most destructive ever.
California AG Wants To Stop Journalists From Releasing A List Of Cops’ Crimes
The list reportedly names current and former cops who were convicted of sexual assault, filing false reports and more.
California Lawmakers Fight For Equal Pay For Athletes In Contests On State Land
The legislation would force competitions held on state-granted land or property to reward male and female competitors equally.
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This Project Aimed To Be A Model For Saving Farms And Fish In California. It Failed.
By Margiana Petersen-Rockney, Grist
But a separate effort by a cattleman nearby shows how a ranch can thrive in a water-scarce future.
Why California May Not Matter Much In The Democratic Presidential Race
The Golden State wants to shake up the 2020 primaries, but it might prove a footnote once more.
Months After California’s Deadliest Wildfire, Many Still Have Nowhere To Call Home
“There’s no place to live,” one Camp fire survivor said.
Video Shows Dianne Feinstein Dismissing Kids Asking About Green New Deal
The California senator reminded a 16-year-old that the teen didn't vote for her as the group urged Feinstein to act on climate change.
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California’s Juvenile Justice System Had 16 Years To Fix Its Abuse Problems. It Didn’t.
Incarcerated teens in California face trauma, violence and discrimination despite being promised rehabilitation, according to a new report.
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California’s Big Idea For Cutting Emissions: Making You Pay More For Energy
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Will people run their dishwashers at a different time to save money?
California AG: States Will Sue Trump Administration 'Definitely And Imminently'
Xavier Becerra vowed legal action against Trump's national emergency declaration in the border wall fight.
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This New Law Aims To Prevent Couples From Fighting Over Cats And Dogs
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Pet custody battles can get messy in divorce court.
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