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El Niño: When will it start raining in California?
One of the strongest El Niño winters ever recorded since modern records first began in 1950 continues to grow in the Pacific Ocean, federal scientists reported Thursday.
PG&E continues to struggle with flawed record keeping for its natural gas system, and is failing to learn from its experiences, five years after a fatal explosion in San Bruno, according to an audit ordered by state regulators that was circulated Thursday.
WASHINGTON (AP) -- In a stunning move, Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy on Thursday withdrew his candidacy for speaker of the U.S. House. GOP lawmakers said McCarthy told colleagues at the start of a closed meeting that he was not the right person for the job.
Special report on the chromium-tainted desert town made famous in "Erin Brockovich."
Get all the latest news and links to resources as the state battles another fiscal mess.
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High-flying Santa Cruz Mountain adventures
You'll zip down ziplines and traverse Indiana Jones-worthy suspension bridges in the Santa Cruz Mountains during this family-friendly redwood canopy tour.
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Why Taylor Swift is considering extended leave of absence
The 'Wildest Dreams’ singer says people may be getting tired of her.