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Local, regional, and statewide news continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

4 hrs ago | Reuters

California sees Obamacare surge as open enrollment ends for 2014

Thanks to a final April surge, California's Obamacare marketplace enrolled a total of 1.4 million people in private health insurance plans, state officials announced on Thursday, beating a federal forecast by just over 800,000 enrollees.

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Related Topix: California, Health Insurance, Health, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Tax

4 hrs ago | KHOU-TV Houston

California rail line fined for worker deaths

Workplace safety officials fined a San Francisco Bay Area commuter rail line $210,000 on Thursday over the deaths of two of its workers on tracks.

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Related Topix: California, Environmental Law, OSHA, Law

4 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

Obamacare: California sign-ups exceed 3 million for private health care plans or Medi-Cal

Capping six months of open enrollment under the new federal health care law, more than 3 million Californians signed up for a private health insurance or Medi-Cal plan by final deadline Tuesday, state health exchange and Medi-Cal officials announced Thursday morning.

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5 hrs ago | CBS Local

California Health Care Sign-Ups Exceed Projections

A late surge of sign-ups pushed California's health insurance exchange beyond the original enrollment projections of the Obama administration.

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9 hrs ago | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Viewpoints: California can have a stronger – and fairer – tax system

With individuals and families having faced the deadline for filing their tax returns this week, it's an opportunity to look at California's tax system and its key role in helping achieve our goals as a state.

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Related Topix: California, Tax, Opinion

13 hrs ago | Indybay.org

California Wolf-protection Decision Postponed 90 Days by Commission

VENTURA, Calif.- After hearing several hours of public testimony from an overflow crowd of more than 200 people and receiving more than 2,600 pages of comments, California Fish and Game commissioners voted on Wednesday to postpone until July their decision on extending state Endangered Species Act protections to gray wolves.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Greenwich Citizen

Firetruck rams California eatery; 15 injured

Firefighters and other officials work the scene of an accident where two firetrucks answering a call collided en route to a fire Wednesday, April 16, 2014, in Monterrey Park, Calif.

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WTEN-TV Albany

Fire truck rams California eatery; 14 injured

The light touch of a paint roller is enough to dislodge a chunk of plaster from the crumbling walls of Hinchliffe Stadium.

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Related Topix: California, Texas, State Prisons, Prison

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Governor calls special session on rainy-day fund

He wants to replace the current ballot measure, which seeks to divert more state revenue into the rainy-day fund and would make it harder to tap the money except in case of emergencies such as wildfires or earthquakes.

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Related Topix: Jerry Brown, US Governors, California, US News, Arnold Schwarzenegger

Environmental Leader

Water Recycling on Tap in California

Two treatment plants in El Dorado Hill treat, millions of gallons of brown wastewater every week, and millions of gallons of clean water pour out to irrigate the lawns of 4,000 homes.

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Related Topix: California, Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought, Jerry Brown, US Governors

WLBT-TV Jackson

Just In Time for Coachella: Own A Piece of the Hard Rock Hotel Palm Springs

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The Fresno Bee

The Buzz: California bill would revamp tax checkoff program

State tax revenue continued to outpace budget estimates last month, with year-to-date revenue now $1.4 billion more than the Brown administration projected, the state Department of Finance reported Tuesday.

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Indybay.org

John Laird, a strange kind of ocean protector

There is no doubt that the oceans are in deep trouble with folks like Secretary John Laird and Senator Fran Pavley in charge of "ocean protection" in California.

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Related Topix: California, Environment, Science

Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Weekly Standard

Republican Pete Peterson Leading in California Secretary of State's Race

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Forbes.com

California Plans For A Hydrogen Future

The Governor's Office of Business and Economic Development for the State of California held an event at the Toyota USA Automobile Museum yesterday.

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KIDK CBS 3

Police: Men killed 4 while wearing ankle monitors

Two registered sex offenders charged with raping and murdering four women in Southern California while the men were wearing ankle monitors are scheduled to appear in court Tuesday.

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Pasadena Star-News

Sign up extension for Covered California ends at midnight Tuesday

It's not just tax day. Tuesday also is the two-week extension deadline to sign up for health coverage through California's insurance exchange.

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Related Topix: California, Health Insurance, Health, Healthcare Law, Law, Medicaid

The Fresno Bee

Field Poll: Calif. voters deeply skeptical of Congress

California voters remain intensely disapproving of the work conducted on their behalf on Capitol Hill, but they continue to offer a more upbeat assessment of the efforts of their own representatives, according to the latest Field Poll.

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KTVN Reno

5 California Things to Know for Tuesday

Both drivers in the deadly crash of a FedEx truck and bus full of students en route to Humboldt State had clean driving records.

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Related Topix: California, California High-Speed Rail, UC Davis

Inside Bay Area

California career-college oversight failure draws legislators' attention

California's oversight of private career colleges could be heading for a major remake after an audit found the state's regulatory bureau has done a poor job of protecting students from fraud and deception.

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