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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

Nine killed in Orland crash involving tour bus

Apr 10, 2014

ORLAND – Nine people were killed Thursday in a three-vehicle crash involving a bus carrying high school students on a visit to a college.

Deadly Truck, Bus Crash Closes I-5 in Orland

Apr 10, 2014
Deadly Truck, Bus Crash Closes I-5 in Orland


UPDATE: At Least 9 Killed in Bus, Truck Crash

Part of Interstate 5 in Glenn County was closed Thursday afternoon after a tour bus and FedEx truck collided, according to the CHP.

Traffic was being diverted away from I-5 …

Jobs reach pre-Recession total

Apr 4, 2014

WASHINGTON — The U.S. economy has reached a milestone: It has finally regained all of the private-sector jobs it lost during the Great Recession.

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