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Y-S strike team assists on Wragg Fire after flare-up

Jul 28, 2015

FRESNO (AP) — More than 200 people were ordered from their homes Tuesday when a wildfire jumped a containment line east of the Napa Valley wine country in one of several blazes burning across the stat

ER returns suggest lack of follow-up

Jun 14, 2015

WASHINGTON — No one wants to make a repeat visit to the emergency room for the same complaint, but new research suggests it's more common than previously thought and surprisingly, people frequently wi

At least 1,865 killed in Nepal quake

Apr 25, 2015

KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Tens of thousands of Nepalese who spent the night under a chilly sky were jolted awake by strong aftershocks today, and rescuers aided by international teams cleared rubble in

California ends one of driest-ever water years

Sep 30, 2014

SACRAMENTO — California officials are urging residents and businesses to keep conserving water as the state ends another extremely dry "water year" with no guarantee the coming year will be any wetter

Fight against fire is 2nd costliest

Sep 24, 2014

PLACERVILLE (AP) — A massive blaze that threatens thousands of homes has become the second-most expensive blaze to fight in the state this year, officials said Wednesday.

Data: Ca. teachers average $85K per year; superintendents make $250K

Jul 25, 2014

LOS ANGELES — California teachers earned an average of about $85,000 per year in salary and benefits last year, while 100 superintendents made more than $250,000 each, according to data provided by hu

High costs stall VA reforms

Jul 11, 2014

WASHINGTON — Stung by sticker shock, members of Congress are scrambling to lower the cost of a bill to fix veterans' health care amid a growing uproar over long waits for appointments and falsificatio

Lawsuit filed in fatal Orland bus crash

May 20, 2014

LOS ANGELES — The family of a Los Angeles student who was among 10 people killed when a FedEx truck collided with a charter bus in Orland is suing the shipping company.

California Chrome keeps Triple Crown dream alive with Preakness win

May 17, 2014

BALTIMORE (AP) — California Chrome has won the Preakness Stakes to keep alive his bid to capture U.S. horse racing's Triple Crown.

Dreams dashed in fatal college tour bus crash

Apr 11, 2014

ORLAND – It was a busload of opportunity: young, low-income, motivated students, destined to become the first in their families to go to college, journeying from the concrete sprawl of Los Angeles to

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