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Storm, floods replace California drought

California Storm

Torrential rain deluged swaths of drought-hit California on Tuesday, bringing floods and traffic accidents across the state and prompting evacuations amid fears of destructive mudslides.

Posted: December 3rd, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »

Man charged in killings of parents, sons, family dog


A central California man whom authorities say confessed to stabbing his elderly father and mother, his two sons and the family dog has been charged with murder and animal cruelty.

Posted: October 15th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

4 Northern California faults primed for big quakes

This file photo from Aug. 24, 2014, shows a cracked section of roadway following an earthquake in Napa, Calif. AP

Three fault segments running beneath Northern California and its roughly 15 million people are overdue for a major earthquake, including one section that lies near the dams and canals that supply much of the state’s water, according to a geological study published Monday.

Posted: October 14th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Mayor of suburban Los Angeles city killed

The mayor of a Los Angeles suburb was shot to death Tuesday during an argument with his wife, who was taken into custody, authorities said.

Posted: October 1st, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

California adopts ‘yes means yes’ sex-assault rule


California Gov. Jerry Brown announced Sunday that he has signed a bill that makes California the first in the U.S. to define when “yes means yes” and adopt requirements for colleges to follow when investigating sexual assault reports.

Posted: September 29th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »