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Football: Thursday's scores
Thursday, September 8th SOUTHERN SECTION NONLEAGUE Brethren Christian 49, Workman 0 El Modena 28, La Palma Kennedy 21 El Monte 21, Azusa 7 Irvine University 37, Pioneer 0 Katella 42, Esperanza 14 Newport Harbor 43, El Rancho 19 Norte Vista 35, Moreno Valley 10 Ocean View 15, Rancho Alamitos 10 ...
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Senate race heats up as Sanchez rips Harris over actions on San Onofre nuclear power plant
Essential Politics: Pence visits California, Brown faces hundreds of challenges in bills on his desk Sept. 8, 2016, 1:39 p.m. Welcome to Essential Politics, our daily feed on California government and politics news. Here's what we're watching:The Republican nominee for vice president, Indiana Gov....
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Huntington Beach OKs purchase of police body cameras
HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. (AP) - A nearly $300,000 plan to equip Huntington Beach police officers with body cameras has been passed by the city council. The Orange County Register reports Thursday (http://bit.ly/2bWpUDA) that councilmembers approved the proposal 4-3 this week after a year of lobbying by Chief Robert Handy. The ...
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California Today: California Today: No, Cal State Isn’t Creating Segregated Housing
Welcome to California Today, a morning update on the stories that matter to Californians (and anyone else interested in the state).
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Massive bribery scheme creates a legal mess in Orange County
Good morning. It is Thursday, Sept. 8. Did you know the Los Angeles City Hall cafeteria once had its own china? Here's what else is happening in the Golden State: TOP STORIES Judge and jury Prosecutors say a former clerk for Orange County Superior Court is at the center of a massive bribery scheme...
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Coastal Commission rejects Newport Banning Ranch development
After a marathon day of testimony, California coastal commissioners voted to deny a controversial proposal to develop one of the largest open private parcels of land on the Southern California coast. The 9-1 vote came at about 10:30 p.m. Wednesday, more than 11 hours after the hearing started. The...
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Court clerk, others accused in California case-fixing scheme
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) - Federal prosecutors say a former Orange County Superior Court clerk and nine others have been arrested in an alleged bribery scheme in which more than 1,000 cases were illegally fixed without knowledge of prosecutors or judges. The U.S. Attorney's Office says the 10 were arrested ...
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New, more powerful storm takes aim at California
The state is still reeling from a recent storm that flooded highways, caused widespread power outages and led to several deaths.       
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Flooding fears heighten as another powerful storm takes aim at Northern California
As Southern California dug out of damaging winter storms, there was growing anxiety in Northern California that another round of punishing rain and snow forecast for this week would further tax the region’s already strained flood control systems. Parts of Northern California are already on track...
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New onslaught of rain to hit after 5 killed
A drenched Northern California will get another round of heavy rainfall until Tuesday, sparking flooding concerns in the region.
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California, parched for 5 years, gets drenched
A powerful storm with near hurricane-force winds swept through Southern California on Saturday, killing at least two people and causing widespread disruptions, but providing a definitive respite from five years of drought.
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Girls' basketball: Southern Section playoff scores and updated pairings
GIRLS' BASKETBALL SOUTHERN SECTION OPEN DIVISION First round, Saturday Long Beach Poly 61, Brea Olinda 33 Ventura 49, Orangewood Academy 37 Troy 57, Alemany 50 Sierra Canyon 79, Chaminade 47 Lakeside 53, Windward 45 Harvard-Westlake 59, Mater Dei 58 Gardena Serra 68, Fairmont Prep 48 Etiwanda 63,...
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The Latest: Water levels at lake keep falling despite rain
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on storms in California (all times local):
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The Latest: Body of man swept down gully in storm recovered
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on storms in California (all times local):
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Boys' soccer: Southern Section playoff scores and updated pairings
BOYS' SOCCER SOUTHERN SECTION DIVISION 1 First round, Friday unless noted Cathedral 2, Peninsula 0 (Thursday) El Toro 2, Los Alamitos 1 (Thursday) Sherman Oaks Notre Dame 3, Bell Gardens 0 (Saturday) St. John Bosco at Tesoro, MONDAY, 3 p.m. St. Francis at Paramount, MONDAY, 3 p.m. San Clemente...
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Powerful storm slams California, bringing mudslides, sinkholes and deadly winds
A huge Pacific storm that parked itself over Southern California and unloaded, ravaging roads, opening sinkholes and leading to the deaths of at least three people, eased off Saturday. But it was only a temporary reprieve as new storms took aim farther north. The National Weather Service predicted...
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Deadly storm slams Southern California
Torrential downpours were inundating Southern California on Friday, flooding streets and prompting water rescues. Officials said at least two people had died in the storm. One was found in a vehicle that was under water.
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Cleanup begins after powerful storm slams Southern California
Cleanup was beginning across Southern California on Saturday after a storm that forecasters billed as the most powerful in years caused flooding on multiple freeways, triggered dramatic mudslides and downed hundreds of trees and power lines. The storm was moving out Saturday morning after dumping...
719 points by Los Angeles Times | San Bernardino County California San Fernando Valley Los Angeles County California Los Angeles River Los Angeles San Bernardino California Southern California Angeles National Forest
Strongest storm in years lashing California
Strong rain and powerful winds in southern and central California triggered mudslides, sinkholes and flooded freeways.         
-2 points by Arizona Republic | California Los Angeles County California Southern California San Bernardino County California Los Angeles Orange County California Ventura County California Kern County California
Amtrak suspends service between Los Angeles and San Luis Obispo
Live updates: Strongest storm in years moves into L.A. area Feb. 18, 2017, 11:18 a.m. The strongest storm to hit Southern California in several years has brought torrential rain, flash flooding and powerful winds to the area. A flash flood watch has been issued for Santa Barbara, Ventura and Los...
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The Latest: Voluntary evacuations asked in California town
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on storms in California (all times local):
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Wild, wet weather drenches the region
Good morning. It is Saturday, Feb. 18. Here’s what you don’t want to miss this weekend: TOP STORIES The Big One: A storm that forecasters billed as the most powerful in years barreled into Southern California with a vengeance on Friday, flooding multiple freeways, triggering dramatic mudslides...
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At least four dead as powerful storm pounds Southern California
Daniel UriaFeb. 18 (UPI) -- At least four people died as the result of heavy rains and intense winds brought on by a powerful storm in Southern California.
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California storm wreaks havoc, causes at least 2 deaths
Strong rain and forceful winds plowed through southern and cenral California, causing dramatic mudslides and flooding freeways.       
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2 dead, torrents of rain slam Southern California
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A huge Pacific storm parked itself over Southern California and unloaded, ravaging roads, opening sinkholes and leading to the deaths of at least two people. The storm feeding on an atmospheric river of moisture stretching far out into the ocean was at its most fierce late ...
-2 points by The Washington Times | Los Angeles County California California Southern California San Bernardino County California Los Angeles Los Angeles River Kern County California San Gabriel Mountains
Sinkhole swallows two cars in Studio City
Live updates: Strongest storm in years moves into L.A. area Feb. 17, 2017, 10:57 p.m. The strongest storm to hit Southern California in several years has brought torrential rain, flash flooding and powerful winds to the area. A flash flood watch has been issued for Santa Barbara, Ventura and Los...
2508 points by Los Angeles Times | San Bernardino County California Los Angeles County California San Fernando Valley Inland Empire Los Angeles River Injuries Southern California Automobile
2 dead as storm lashes Southern California
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A powerful Pacific storm blew into Southern and Central California on Friday with wind-driven heavy rains that downed power lines and electrocuted a man, killed a motorist in a submerged car and disrupted hundreds of flights…
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Fairfax defeats El Camino Real, 67-53, in City Section Open Division playoffs
On a stormy, windy night in Southern California, even though basketball is played in a covered gymnasium, weather issues resulted in three of the City Section’s four Open Division playoff games being postponed until Tuesday. No. 2-seeded Fairfax (25-3) was able to play its game against visiting...
2 points by Los Angeles Times | Orange County California El Camino Real Santa Ana California Mission San Juan Capistrano Roman Catholic Diocese of Orange Southern California El Camino Real Damien High School
Boys' basketball: No upsets in opening games of Open Division playoffs
On a stormy, windy night in Southern California, even though basketball is played in a covered gymasium, weather issues resulted in three of the City Section’s four Open Division playoff games being postponed until Tuesday.No. 2-seeded Fairfax (25-3) was able to play its game against visiting El...
1 points by Los Angeles Times | Orange County California El Camino Real Mission San Juan Capistrano Santa Ana California Roman Catholic Diocese of Orange Southern California El Camino Real Damien High School
1 dead, others stranded as storm lashes California
LOS ANGELES — A powerful Pacific storm blew into Southern and Central California on Friday with wind-driven heavy rains that downed power lines and electrocuted a man, stranded others in flooded areas and disrupted hundreds of flights at airports.With the storm feeding on an atmospheric river of moisture stretching far out into the Pacific, precautionary evacuations of homes in some neighborhoods were requested due to the potential for mudslides and debris flows.More than 300 arriving and departing flights were delayed or canceled at Los Angeles International Airport.
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Major flooding, mudslides and deadly winds as biggest storm in years barrels into L.A. area
A storm that forecasters warned could be the most powerful in years barreled into Southern California on Friday, flooding freeways, causing landslides and downing trees and power lines. One man was killed in the San Fernando Valley Friday afternoon when power lines fell on him. Nearly 100,000 people...
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Strongest storm in years taking aim at Southern California
Strongest storm in years moving into L.A. area Feb. 17, 2017, 4:21 a.m. The strongest storm to hit Southern California in several years is expected to bring torrential rain, flash flooding and powerful winds Friday. -- A flash-flood watch has been issued for Santa Barbara, Ventura and Los Angeles...
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Here's the latest rain forecast
Strongest storm in years moving into L.A. area Feb. 17, 2017, 4:21 a.m. The strongest storm to hit Southern California in several years is expected to bring torrential rain, flash flooding and powerful winds Friday. -- A flash-flood watch has been issued for Santa Barbara, Ventura and Los Angeles...
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Man pleads guilty to buying rifles in San Bernardino attack
RIVERSIDE, Calif. — A California man who bought high-powered rifles used in the San Bernardino terror attack pleaded guilty on Thursday as the father of one of the victims angrily denounced the plea deal as a "slap on the wrist."Enrique Marquez Jr. appeared in federal court in Riverside with his hands cuffed and chained to his waist. He sounded choked up after the prosecutor described what he had done.
-2 points by Boston Herald | Pleas Inland Empire California Southern California San Bernardino California Federal Bureau of Investigation Attack Plea
The Oroville Dam isn't the only trouble spot
Good morning. It’s Thursday, Feb. 16, and here’s what’s happening across California: TOP STORIES  Will Oroville hold? Tons of rain will be dumped on Northern California this week, but state officials are confident that this inclement weather won’t break the Oroville Dam or its damaged spillways....
24 points by Los Angeles Times | California Los Angeles United States Southern California Orange County California San Fernando Valley Long Beach California Los Angeles County California
Guilty plea expected involving San Bernardino terror attack
Enrique Marquez Jr. is the only person criminally charged in the deadly Dec. 2015 attack.       
6 points by USA Today | Terrorism Inland Empire Southern California Federal Bureau of Investigation California Criminal law Orange County California San Bernardino County California
Boys' soccer: Southern Section playoff results and updated pairings
BOYS' SOCCER SOUTHERN SECTION DIVISION 1 First round, Friday, 3 or 5 p.m. unless noted Peninsula at #1 Cathedral, THURSDAY, 4 p.m. Los Alamitos at El Toro, 5 p.m. Bell Gardens at Sherman Oaks Notre Dame, 3 p.m. St. John Bosco at Tesoro St. Francis at Paramount, 3:30 p.m. San Clemente vs. Sunny...
1 points by Los Angeles Times | Orange County California Los Angeles County California Riverside County California Area code 805 Southern California Ventura County California Inland Empire San Bernardino County California
College basketball: Duke outlasts Virginia for 6th straight victory
Jayson Tatum scored 21 of his 28 points in the second half and No. 12 Duke pulled away late to beat No. 14 Virginia, 65-55, on Wednesday night, the visiting Blue Devils’ sixth victory in a row.  Luke Kennard added 16 points for Duke (21-5, 9-4 Atlantic Coast Conference). London Perrantes scored...
2 points by Los Angeles Times | Big West Conference Western Association of Schools and Colleges California State University University of California Universities and colleges in California Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities Southern California Atlantic Coast Conference
No serious injuries as plane emergency-lands in Fontana
POMONA, Calif. (AP) - A small plane has made an emergency landing at the Southern California auto speedway but the pilot and passenger escaped with only minor injuries. Federal Aviation Administration spokesman Ian Gregor says the engine failed in the single-engine Beechcraft on Wednesday night when it had nearly reached ...
-2 points by The Washington Times | California San Bernardino County California Federal Aviation Administration Air safety Inland Empire Airport Southern California Sun Myung Moon
S. Californian faultline has power to trigger earthquakes, tsunamis - study
New research has revealed that a fault in Southern California which was only identified as active in the 1980s has the potential to trigger devastating earthquakes and tsunamis along America’s south west coast. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Girls' basketball: Southern Section playoff scores
DIVISION 6 Wild-card games, Tuesday Ramona Convent 27, Hillcrest Christian 11 La Sierra Academy 45, Joshua Springs 26 Southlands Christian 34, Yeshiva 30 Mammoth 51, Lee Vining 33 Vistamar 35, Waverly 20 Palm Valley 28, Calvary Baptist 26   First round, Thursday, 7 p.m. Ramona Convent at #1 Rolling...
1 points by Los Angeles Times | San Bernardino County California Riverside County California Azusa California Los Angeles Southern California Temecula California Azusa Pacific University Western Association of Schools and Colleges
Oroville a reminder of St. Francis Dam tragedy
Tragedy considered one of the worst American civil engineering failures of 20th century.       
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California dam water level drops after massive evacuation
OROVILLE, Calif. — Water levels dropped Monday at California's Lake Oroville, stopping water from spilling over a massive dam's potentially hazardous emergency spillway after authorities ordered the evacuation of nearly 200,000 people from towns lying below the lake.California Department of Water Resources officials are waiting for the light of dawn to inspect an erosion scar on the spillway at the Oroville Dam, the nation's largest.
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Thousands evacuate as officials eye California dam spillway
OROVILLE, Calif. — Thousands evacuated their Northern California homes Sunday evening after authorities warned an emergency spillway in the country's tallest dam was in danger of failing and unleashing uncontrolled flood waters on towns below.About 150 miles northeast of San Francisco, Lake Oroville is one of California's largest man-made lakes, and the 770-foot-tall Oroville Dam is the nation's tallest.
-2 points by Boston Herald | Butte County California Yuba County California California Oroville California Lake Oroville Northern California Feather River Southern California
Southern Section's Open Division playoffs take center stage
Thanks to the “Killer Bs” — Bagley, Bol and Ball — high school basketball fans in Southern California are about to experience an excitement few others can equal. Marvin Bagley III, a 6-foot-11 junior; Bol Bol, a 7-1 junior, and the Ball brothers, senior LiAngelo and sophomore LaMelo, are attracting...
127 points by Los Angeles Times | Santa Ana California Southern California Mission San Juan Capistrano Basketball San Bernardino County California Orange County California National Invitation Tournament California Interscholastic Federation
Pac-12 and Southland basketball: Arizona holds off California
Kobi Simmons had 13 point off the bench to lead No. 9 Arizona to a 62-57 victory over California on Saturday night at Tucson. Dusan Ristic had 12 points and Kadeem Allen 11 for the Wildcats (23-3 overall, 12-1 in Pac-12). Jabari Bird scored 19 points for the Bears (18-7, 9-4). Arizona, which had...
3 points by Los Angeles Times | Pacific-10 Conference West Coast Conference Loyola Marymount University Southern California Arizona California Loyola Law School Western Association of Schools and Colleges
Anxieties among immigrants run high
Good morning. It is Saturday, Feb. 11. Here’s what you don’t want to miss this weekend: TOP STORIES Fearing the worst: Arrests by federal immigration officials, coupled with Internet hoaxes about deportation checkpoints, have stoked growing anxiety in California’s immigrant communities. It’s sparking...
5 points by Los Angeles Times | California Orange County California Los Angeles Los Angeles Police Department Southern California Zoning Long Beach California The New York Times
Woman killed at shooting victim’s vigil
SANTA ANA, Calif. — An Orange County woman has been killed while attending a vigil for a man shot to death a day earlier. The Orange County Register says 27-year-old Trisha Verdugo of Orange was hit by a car in a strip-mall parking lot Thursday night. She and other mourners had gathered at a makeshift...
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Mourner run down and killed at shrine for shooting victim
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — An Orange County woman has been killed while attending a vigil for a man shot to death a day earlier.
-2 points by Arizona Daily Star | Orange County California Southern California Orange California San Bernardino County California Santa Ana California Tustin California Orange County Transportation Authority Rancho Santiago de Santa Ana
Remember the life of César E. Chávez in Keene, Calif., where the United Farm Workers were based
Your California Bucket List: Essential adventures and experiences in the Golden State Feb. 10, 2017, 6 a.m. (Al Seib, Brian van der Brug, Rick Loomis, Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times) Here's our growing guide to essential California adventures, easy to edgy. We'll be adding to it daily all...
542 points by Los Angeles Times | United Farm Workers Collective bargaining California Southern California Kern River Transverse Ranges Kern County California California Agricultural Labor Relations Act