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  1. What Happens When Conservation Leaves Revenue Short?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 23 | Water Online

    This year has marked the fourth of record-breaking temperatures and low rainfall in California. According to the U.S. Drought Monitor , 92 percent of the state has reached "severe drought" and 70 percent resides in "extreme drought."


  2. Troutdale Creek Bridge completed one year ahead of schedule; Anticipates opening MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 20 | Lake County Record-Bee

    NAPA COUNTY >> The California Department of Transportation has completed construction of the new State Route 29 -Troutdale Creek Bridge one year ahead of the original late 2016 completion date and is now anticipating opening the new bridge to traffic on Monday, Nov. 23 at 6 p.m. The bridge is in northwest Napa County between Calistoga and Middletown. Motorists on SR-29 should drive with caution as crews switch traffic lanes and remove temporary traffic signal lights approaching the new bridge.


  3. "Godzilla" El Ni o may be developingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2015 | KXAN-TV Austin

    On the same day parts of Central Texas were declared back in severe drought, NOAA announced the current Pacific Ocean El NiA o pattern could become the strongest on record. The current El NiA o of record was in 1997, and brought flooding rainfall to Central Texas.


  4. APNewsBreak: Upbeat feds revising self-driving car positionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2015 | WSB-TV

    Federal transportation officials are rethinking their position on self-driving cars with an eye toward getting the emerging technology into the public's hands, according to a spokeswoman for the U.S. Department of Transportation Just two years ago, the agency struck a cautious tone. Its official policy statement, published in May 2013, holds that cars should be limited to testing and not "authorized for use by members of the public for general driving purposes."


  5. Statea s energy, housing mandates hurting residents: Guest commentaryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2013 | San Bernardino County Sun

    California has seen gas prices decrease significantly over the past year, thanks to a worldwide oil glut. Turn on the television and consumers are inundated with commercials trying to convince them that converting to solar energy is going to reduce electrical bills to zero.


  6. the American Reporter Music ReportRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2013 | American Reporter

    Dave Alvin & the Guilty Men. Out in California. Oakland, Calif.: HighTone Records. 2002. 48 mins. $17.98. ASIN: B000065DVN (Can be purchased from .


  7. Statea s working poor grow poorerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Lake County Record-Bee

    EARLIMART >> After a day of picking grapes for $9.25 an hour, Eva Montes waits in line for food aid in the parking lot of the Veterans Memorial building in Earlimart, a community of 8,537 people. “You can't make enough money for what you spend,” Montes says in Spanish while waiting with other farmworkers for her number to be called.


  8. Snowstorm in NorCal Could Impede Holiday TravelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | NBC San Diego

    As the holiday season gets underway thousands of Californians will on the roads this Wednesday for Thanksgiving in fact it's one of the busiest travel days of the year. Nearly 20 inches of snow is expected in certain parts of Northern California, which could cause hazardous road conditions for drivers.


  9. 2 more charged in California officer's killingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday |

    In this undated photo released the Downey Police Department shows Downey police officer Ricardo Galvez, 29. He was shot to death in the driver's seat of his personal vehicle when two male suspects ran up and opened fire late Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2015, in the parking lot of Downey police headquarters in Downey, Calif. In this undated photo released the Downey Police Department shows Downey police officer Ricardo Galvez, 29. He was shot to death in the driver's seat of his personal vehicle when two male suspects ran up and ... more DOWNEY, Calif.


  10. Governor Brown Announces AppointmentsRead the original story

    Monday | Holtville Tribune

    Ben Metcalf, 39, of Washington, D.C., has been appointed director of the California Department of Housing and Community Development. Metcalf has been deputy assistant secretary in the Office of Multifamily Housing Programs at the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development since 2013, where he served as senior advisor to the commissioner and assistant secretary of housing from 2011 to 2013 and as senior advisor to the deputy assistant secretary for Multifamily Housing Programs from 2010 to 2012.


  11. California cities embracing higher minimum wageRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Surrounded by city and union officials at a Labor Day rally in South Los Angeles last year, Mayor Eric Garcetti proposed raising the city's minimum wage to $13.25 per hour by the end of the decade - a plan he said would significantly help low-income workers in Los Angeles while placing minimal burden on employers. Nine months later, Garcetti signed an ordinance that goes further than he proposed - a citywide wage hike to $15 an hour by 2021, with automatic increases in future years.


  12. Overtime split for Kimberley DynamitersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Daily Townsman

    Hockey fans got some serious bang for their buck this weekend as KIJHL action at the Kimberley Civic Centre required overtime to reach decisions both Friday and Sunday. Friday night, it was the Fernie Ghostriders scoring a 3-2 overtime win against the host Kimberley Dynamiters , claiming round two of the clubs' Eddie Mountain Division rivalry.


  13. CPPIB teams with CVC Capital Partners in US$4.6B takeover of Calif.-based PetcoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Brandon Sun

    The Canada Pension Plan Investment Board is teaming with a private equity group in a US$4.6-billion takeover Petco Animal Supplies Inc., a California-based specialty retailer of premium pet food, supplies and services. Under the deal, the CPPIB and CVC Capital Partners will jointly acquire the company from a group of investors led by TPG and Leonard Green & Partners.


  14. Expensive new Hep C drugs may be cost-effective even for early diseaseRead the original story

    Monday | Reuters

    Treating hepatitis C with expensive new medicines at the earliest signs of liver damage improves patients' health and is also cost-effective, a new computer simulation suggests. "Going into this, I expected to find it did make sense to wait until there was a limited amount of liver disease, but what we found to our surprise is that it makes sense to start treatment at the earliest change in the liver," said senior author Dr. James Kahn, of the University of California, San Francisco.


  15. Authorities searching for California man suspected of killing parents in Sonoma County homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Fox News

    The Sonoma County Sheriff's Office said Monday it is looking for 34-year-old Nathan Alexander Wilson. He is 6'1" tall, described as having a thin build, dark blonde hair, and green eyes.


  16. A Tribute To NolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | San Diego Zoo Weblogs

    We lost an icon on Sunday, November 22: Nola, one of only four northern white rhinos left in the world. Here is part of her story.


  17. Toyota Transport Testing First CNG Car HaulerRead the original story

    Monday Nov 23 | Heavy Duty Trucking

    Toyota Transport, the automaker's in-house vehicle transportation trucking company, added its first car hauler that runs on compressed natural gas . The Long Beach, Calif.-based truck and trailer emits 85% less overall particulate matter and 10% less carbon dioxide than its diesel-powered counterpart.


  18. Truckee unveils two public electric vehicle charging stationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 23 | Sierra Sun

    The Truckee Donner Public Utility District opened new plug-in electric vehicle charging stations at the Truckee Depot and the Pioneer Commerce Center last week. Those who were at the ibbon cutting ceremony for the new PEV charging station at the Truckee Depote site gather together for a photo.


  19. Prince Charles: Climate Change is to blame for War in SyriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 23 | NorCalBlogs

    Prince Charles, heir to the British throne, has stepped in the climate issue again, by suggesting that climate change in Syria is the root cause of their barbarous civil war. "And, in fact, there's very good evidence indeed that one of the major reasons for this horror in Syria , funnily enough was a drought that lasted for about five or six years , which meant that huge numbers of people in the end had to leave the land."


  20. API sourcing leads US Gov to label Carlsbad's Acyclovir tablets as made in AsiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 23 |

    US Customs and Border Protection says the country of origin of Carlsbad Technology's acyclovir is where the API is sourced, not the US where the tablets are made. California-based drugmaker Carlsbad Technology requested a final determination concerning the country of origin of its Acyclovir tablets in July, and earlier this month the CBP responded.