San Jose brush fire closes Capitol Expressway

San Jose firefighters are battling an uncontrolled grass fire on East Capitol Expressway.  
RICK LOOMIS
Stanford biologist says hunting and habitat loss put more than half of the world's largest herbivore species at risk of extinction.  
 
JOHN GREEN
Since taking office in 2011, Gov. Jerry Brown has helped to resolve some of California's toughest fiscal challenges -- mainly huge structural deficits and old, forgotten debts. But this year he's ready to take on Mission Impossible -- getting Democrats and Republicans to agree to raise the state's gas tax to fix California's crumbling roads and bridges.  
 
LOS ANGELES -- The pipeline that leaked thousands of gallons of oil on the California coast was the only pipe of its kind in the county not required to have an automatic shut-off valve because of a court fight nearly three decades ago, a county official said.  
 
Agency still unable to say why truck veered across road  
 
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David Letterman set trashed; Dumpster divers move in

Hours after the 'Late Show' finished taping, the crew began dismantling and throwing away iconic parts of David Letterman's set.