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Dozens Of Endangered Orcas Seen Off California Coast For First Time In 8 Years
The "L pod" traveling from the Pacific Northwest included a months-old calf and a female orca in her 90s.
California Gov. Signs Laws To Thwart Trump's Offshore Drilling Scheme
New state laws would block gas and oil from reaching shore for distribution.
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Hundreds Of Dolphins Dash Past California Coast In Magical Video Of 'Superpod'
Seeing this many dolphins move together is mesmerizing.
Red Tide Produces Gorgeous, Glowing Waves Off The California Coast
“It looks like another planet,” one Twitter user said about the neon blue hue.
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California To Donald Trump On Offshore Drilling: Nope
A state commission has told the White House it won't approve pipeline permits.
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How The Thomas Fire Could Affect An Already Struggling Economy In Ventura
"I don’t think Ventura County is well-positioned to absorb an impact of this size.”
Great White Shark Attacks California Spear Fisherman Off Pebble Beach
The 25-year-old suffered major bite wounds to right thigh in "horrifying" encounter.
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Drone Shows Great White Sharks Circling California Kayaker In Monterey Bay
"They're not the man-eating monsters they're made out to be," the kayaker says.
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Hundreds Of Dead Seabirds, Sea Lions Wash Up In Southern California
The likely culprit is a toxic algal bloom, fueled by warmer ocean temperatures.
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Blue Whale Found Dead On Northern California Beach Likely Struck By Ship
79-foot female suffered blunt force trauma and several broken bones.
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Huge Landslide Buries More Of Scenic California Highway
The aftermath continues from an unusually rainy winter.
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15 Great White Sharks Off California Beaches Trigger Warnings
Sheriff's deputies in helicopter tell paddleboarders to get out "in a calm manner."
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California To Challenge Trump's Executive Order On Offshore Drilling
The president's move could be "disastrous" to California's coast, state lawmakers say.
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California Sea Level Could Rise 10 Feet By End Of This Century
Airports, roads, towns and homes could be swamped, a state report says.
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Your Favorite California Beach May Disappear Too Soon
Rising sea levels could erode up to 67 percent of Southern California beaches.
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Why Some Christians Will Be Praying At Mosques During Trump's Inauguration
“We’re here to remind our Muslim brothers and sisters that they belong here, and we love them.”
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