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    California fails to track billions in mental health funds

    State and county officials cannot show how billions of dollars collected through a voter-approved tax on millionaires are being spent or whether the related programs have helped people with mental illness as voters intended, a state watchdog commission reported Tuesday. 
    A California state lawmaker has introduced legislation that would ban the use of increasingly popular electronic cigarettes in public spaces.  
     
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    Biologists at the main federal agency that oversees the Endangered Species Act have concluded that they cannot endorse a $1.1 billion plan to raise the height of the dam at California's largest reservoir, Shasta Lake, because of its impact on endangered salmon.  
     
    WASHINGTON -- Three powerful accidents in recent years highlight weaknesses in the oversight of how natural gas providers maintain the largest pipelines in their networks, accident investigators said Tuesday as they issued more than two dozen safety recommendations.  
     
    Your father and grandma had it. But suddenly measles is back on the West Coast -- a rare outbreak that has left many of us asking questions about the highly infectious disease.  
     
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    Chris Pratt playing Indiana Jones?

    'Jurassic World’s star rumored to take lead in Disney’s reboot of the franchise.