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Quarantine Orders Issued At 2 Los Angeles Universities Amid Measles Outbreak
Health officials declared a measles outbreak in Los Angeles County earlier this week.
California Immunization Bill Advances Amid Anti-Vaccine Protests
The legislation would require the state health department to vet medical exemptions.
Teen Evades Stranger
A quick-thinking girl hid behind a pickup in order to evade a stranger following her in a car.
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How Freshman Rep. Katie Porter Puts Wall Street In The Hot Seat
The former law professor is taking notes and even assigning math homework. Wall Street better be paying attention.
Water In Paradise Is Contaminated, Undrinkable After California's Camp Fire
Just how much of the town’s water is polluted with benzene is still unclear, but bringing potable water back to the area could take until 2021.
Kamala Harris Says She Regrets That Parents Were Arrested Under Her Truancy Law
The punitive impact of her war on truancy, she said, was an "unintended consequence."
Gov. Gavin Newsom: ‘If Anyone Is Wondering If Climate Change Is Real, Come To California’
The California governor laid out the state’s efforts to prevent wildfires, which have worsened in recent years.
High School Principal In Paradise Resigns Amid Struggle To Find Housing After Camp Fire
After November’s deadliest fire in California history, many were left homeless and unable to find affordable places to live nearby.
Man Accused of Being Golden State Killer May Get The Death Penalty
Four California counties said they will seek the death penalty if Joseph James DeAngelo is convicted, despite the state's halt on executions.
California Democrat Eric Swalwell Says He's Running For President
The San Francisco Bay Area representative will be one of the youngest candidates in the crowded race.
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Maggots, Mice Fall Through Roof Into California Prison Dining Hall
By Don Thompson, AP
Mice twice fell onto the dining table and scurried into a dishwashing area in April 2018 at the California Substance Abuse Treatment Facility and State Prison.
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Trump Touts Calexico Barrier As The Start of His 'Border Wall' — It's Not
The barrier was approved by the Obama administration in 2009.
California Leads 20 States In Lawsuit Challenging Trump's Border Wall
California Gov. Gavin Newsom and Attorney General Xavier Becerra filed a motion challenging Trump’s national emergency declaration to fund the wall.
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Jury Rules Death Of Parents, 6 Kids In Cliff Crash A Murder-Suicide
By Janie Har, AP
A jury found that Jennifer and Sarah Hart deliberately drove their SUV off a cliff, killing their 6 kids.
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Beloved Pet Pig Slaughtered For Meat At Neighbor's House After Getting Loose
Police found Princess the pig and asked a neighbor to watch her while they located her owner. They returned to a gruesome scene.
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California Town Declares Climate Emergency 4 Months After State’s Deadliest Wildfire
The Chico City Council voted 5-1 to declare a climate emergency after the Camp fire killed 85 people in November.
As Celebs Hit Court In Bribe Case, 1 Parent To Plead Guilty
By Alanna Durkin Richer, AP
Hollywood actresses Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin appeared in court in Boston along with some of the other defendants.
California’s Attorney General Says Immigration Should Be Decriminalized
In an interview with HuffPost, Xavier Becerra was one of the few prominent Democrats to take this stance.
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Cities Can't Punish Homeless People For Sleeping On Street, Court Affirms
“People with no place to live will sleep outside if they have no alternative,” the judge wrote in her opinion.
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More California Counties Wiping Out Old Marijuana Convictions
Around 54,000 marijuana convictions in Los Angeles and San Joaquin counties are eligible to be expunged.
Police Release Body Camera Footage Of Shooting Of 20-Year-Old Found Asleep In Car
Video of the shooting of Willie McCoy in California does not show whether he reached for a gun.
Rapper Nipsey Hussle Remembered
After he was shot dead, fans of rapper Nipsey Hussle remembered all that he did for the South L.A. community.
California Announces Initiative To Close Gender Pay Gap
Jennifer Siebel Newsom, the wife of Gov. Gavin Newsom, said she plans to use her office to combat pay inequality.
California Public Health Officials Concerned About Rise In Measles Cases
Recent outbreaks have tended to be in communities with lower vaccination rates.
California May Be First State To Crack Down On Flavored Tobacco And Nicotine
Companies like Juul may have to pull their flavored products from California retailers.
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California Lawmakers Propose Reforms To College Admissions After Cheating Scandal
A package of bills proposed banning legacy admissions at California universities among other reforms in the wake of Operation Varsity Blues.
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