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  1. Farmers protest California water plan aimed to save salmonRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WFLX-TV West Palm Beach

    Th... . California farmers rally at the Capitol to protest a proposal by state water officials to increase water flows for the lower San Joaquin River to protect fish, at the Capitol, Monday, Aug. 20, 2018, in Sacramento, Calif.


  2. FBI probes computer hacks in California House campaignsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | Greenwich Citizen

    This undated photo provided by David Min shows the then-candidate for the House of Representatives in California in the June 2018 California primary. The FBI has launched investigations after two Southern California Democratic House candidates were targeted by computer hackers.


  3. Farmers protest California water plan aimed to save salmonRead the original story

    26 min ago | Valley Morning Star

    Hundreds of California farmers rallied at the Capitol on Monday to protest state water officials' proposal to increase water flows in a major California river, a move state and federal politicians called an overreach of power that would mean less water for farms in the Central Valley.


  4. California bill allows only milk or water to curb kids' soda drinkingRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. - A new bill in California will give kids only two drink options while eating at restaurants: milk or water.


  5. California law to ban male guard pat-downs of female inmatesRead the original story

    50 min ago | Washington Times

    Male prison guards in California will be prohibited from pat-down searching of incarcerated women and viewing them while they are not fully dressed under a new law signed by Gov. Jerry Brown. The measure, AB2550, bans male guards from entering areas such as bathrooms where women are undressed.


  6. Gov. Brown signs three bills from San Diego Assembly membersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KFMB-TV San Diego

    Assemblyman Brian Maienschein, R-San Diego, authored AB 2105, which allows courts to triple fines and add civil penalties or damages in cases involving efforts to purchase sex from a minor. "AB 2105 protects children from sex predators looking to make money off their suffering," Maienschein said in a statement released by his office.


  7. Jim Knowlton, incoming UC Berkeley athletic director, speaks during a ...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | SFGate

    Tuesday marks the three-month anniversary of Jim Knowlton becoming Cal's athletic director, a 90-day period he referred to as "listening days." During the span, the 24th leader of the Bears' athletic department traveled to the East Coast and throughout California to meet with some 600-700 alumni, had 75-minute sitdowns with the leadership of all 30 teams and made a point of scheduling one-on-one sessions with a variety of faculty members to come up with a list of topics that need to be addressed.


  8. Surf's up in California, where it's now the official sportRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Yuma Sun

    In this July 12, 1961 file photo members of the North Bay surfing club upload their surf boards from a station wagon at Malibu Beach, Calif, California Gov. Jerry Brown announced Monday, Aug. 20, 2018 that he signed a bill making surfing the official state sport. Surfing coach Justin Caron, center, walks out of the water with two students after a lesson at Ocean Beach in San Francisco, Monday, Aug. 20, 2018.


  9. Disney's Pirates of the Caribbean rides get updatedRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KIII

    For over 50 years, hundreds of millions of visitors sailed past the auction scenes in the iconic Pirates of the Caribbean rides at Disneyland in California and Walt Disney World's Magic Kingdom in Florida. Caught up in the pageantry and fun of the attractions, most of them probably didn't think twice about what was being depicted.


  10. License Plates have Officially Joined The "Smart" CrazeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Outloud

    In this digital day and age, technological advancements are being made daily. This is shaking up our world as we know it, raising the current standard of living by making things much more smart, efficient, and convenient.


  11. Epic! Surfing becomes California's official state sportRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Wave

    It's where the modern surfboard was invented. And it's home to the original, courtroom-validated Surf City - Huntington Beach.


  12. Food stamp use drops only slightly as economy soarsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Fox News

    The nation's food-stamp program is one of the largest run by the government - at $70 billion a year. But while the economy has improved dramatically, food-stamp enrollment has not, declining just 17 percent while the unemployment rate fell three times faster - 62 percent.


  13. Ex-Michigan WR Eddie McDoom transfers to South FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    Eddie McDoom will have to sit out the 2018 season at South Florida due to NCAA transfer rules. He'll have two years of eligibility after.


  14. Gavin Newsom criticized for flip-flopping on California's most pressing issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    California Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom, who is running for governor, takes a picture with supporters during a rally in Hollywood on June 3. California Lt.


  15. When Users Say No: 3 Things to Know in the Google Lawsuit for Location SnoopingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago |

    The bastion in big tech is being accused of big-brother like behavior, and the accusers are using the law to get the message across loud and clear. filed in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California on Aug. 17 alleges that Google's collection of location data "against the express wishes and expectations of its users" violates state privacy laws.


  16. Do childless and senior Californians need an end from 'slavery' - and taxes?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

    Meet Lee Olson, chairman of the Committee to End Slavery. Using a Huntington Beach post-office box, Olson has submitted a statewide ballot proposal that, if passed into law, would exempt California residents without children in public schools from having to pay school-related taxes.


  17. Climate change major culprit in California wildfiresRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Victoria Advocate

    It's not just hot here in California, where it's always hot in July, August and September. It's not just Death Valley, where German tourists always flock to feel the heat they couldn't at home.


  18. It's official, dude: Brown signs bill making surfing California's state sportRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | San Jose Mercury News

    Team USA's Lakey Peterson competes in the final round during the WSL Founders' Cup of Surfing at the WSL Surf Ranch in Lemoore, Calif. on Sunday May 6, 2018.


  19. Cowboys C Travis Frederick to see more experts regarding neck stingersRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

    UPDATE : Cowboys coach Jason Garrett said in his Monday press conference that Travis Frederick will see more experts regarding his neck stingers. Cowboys C Travis Frederick saw one of the nation's top spine/neck doctors in California in Dr. Robert Watkins III and now the Cowboys have him seeing more specialists locally.


  20. Florida Firefighters Recall Dangers of Battling CA WildfireRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NBC Miami

    Tim Abramczyk of the Florida Forest Service returned to Florida after fighting the so-called Ferguson Fire that killed two firefighters and forced the closure Yosemite National Park for two weeks. As fierce flames burn across much of California, many of the brave men and women fighting the blazes are firefighters from South Florida.