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Meanwhile, Trump's acting ICE director has repeatedly threatened to increase its enforcement footprint in the state in retaliation for its limited cooperation with federal immigration authorities -- and he appears to be making good on his promise. "California better hold on tight. They're about to see a lot more ...
A woman, who declined to give her name, cries after placing flowers at a sign at the Veterans Home of California, the morning after a hostage situation in Yountville, Calif., on Saturday, March 10, 2018. A daylong siege at The Pathway Home ended Friday evening with the discovery of four bodies, including ...

List Of Wines Cited In Lawsuit As Having High Arsenic LevelsThe 83 bottles of wine cited in a lawsuit this week as having dangerously high levels of arsenic came from 28 California wineries and were bottled under 31 different brand labels. Some of the labels included several different types of wine, such ...
... owners of a small market in an unincorporated California community stopped a big-name chain store from moving in across the street--by buying the empty, 9,000-plus-square-foot property themselves. Brothers Alex and Anthony Chehada announced earlier this week that their Redwood Valley Market, ...
Law enforcement members stage near the Veterans Home of California after reports of an active shooter Friday, March 9, 2018, in Yountville, Calif. Napa County Fire captain Chase Beckman says a gunman has taken hostages at the veterans home in California. (JL Sousa/Napa Valley Register via AP).
The projected cost of California's bullet train from San Francisco to Los Angeles has jumped to $77 billion and the opening date has been pushed back four years to 2033. The new plan focuses ... The portion of the bullet train that will run from Silicon Valley to Central Calif. is already under construction.

Universal Basic Income is a policy that's been lauded by tech leaders from Mark Zuckerberg to Elon Musk as a proposed solution to job loss due to automation. Last Sunday, it officially became part of California's Democratic Party platform, signaling that the idea is beginning to enter the political mainstream ...
Good morning. (Want to get California Today by email? Here's the sign-up.) Silicon Valley is over. Many people have come to that conclusion over the years -- some hopefully, some sadly -- and they have always been wrong. San Francisco and the peninsula to the south are still the global hub of tech ...
"Anything below freezing is when you start biting your nails, particularly this time of year," said Mr. Chandler, whose family has been farming in Selma, Calif., for four generations. In late February, California's stone-fruit and nut trees wake up from their winter dormancy, begin to bloom and enter a growth ...
As California Gov. Jerry Brown looks to neighboring states for cheap sources of clean energy, a legal settlement could result in coastal cities like Los Angeles and San Diego getting more climate-friendly power from California's own Imperial Valley. Three years ago, the Imperial Irrigation District sued the ...
MAGIC-SEEKING ADVENTURERS? They're pretty plentiful in this world, and thank goodness, for finding those moments that transport us, that show us something spectacular we've never seen before, can lend our lives a lot of oomph. And oomphing up our day-to-days? It's something we all should seek to ...
farms in California's Central Valley, which produce most of the fruits and vegetables in the U.S., are heavily fertilized during multiple crop rotations throughout the year. But in most intensive farming operations, crops are believed to take up only about half of the nitrogen in the fertilizer applied. Microbes in ...
In Devin Nunes' hometown of Tulare, Calif., the conversation has more to do with water than memos about the Russia investigation. (Jazmine ... Roger Isom, president of the California Cotton Ginners and Growers Assn., said Nunes in his 14 years in Congress has helped bring attention to the water crisis.
Steve Westly, who started the Westly Foundation with Anita Yu in 2000, is the founder and managing director of a renewable energy venture capital firm that bears his name. You might also recognize his name from his stint as California State Controller, which occurred before he established his own firm.
California VALLEY, Calif. - The San Luis Obispo County Sheriff's Office is investigating two suspicious death at a California Valley home Monday morning. California Valley is in an unincorporated area of San Luis Obispo County, east of Santa Margarita. Authorities said they received a report of a ...
A father and son were found shot to death Monday morning at a home in California Valley, the San Luis Obispo County Sheriff's Office said Tuesday. On Monday, deputies responded at about 11:20 a.m. to a house in the 12000 block of Arrow Bear Trail, where they found Edward Chavez Mendoza, 70, and ...
We joined the Dirt Devils, a large and active family-oriented Jeep club based in Southern California, for its Death Valley Adventure--a three-day exploration of the parts of Death Valley National Park and its surrounding valleys and mountains that tourists don't see. It was October, which is a good time to be ...

A California tech company is moving to the Tampa Bay Area, and hiring local people in the process in what the founders believe could become a trend. "Hiring the right engineering talent is really important, but we really started to see how difficult it is to operate in the shadow of silicon Valley when you're ...
Jeff Denham, Central Valley beekeeper Michael Eggman will enter the race for the 10th Congressional district race on Monday. ... "I received countless calls from local Democratic party officials, local labor representatives and Central Valley working people who told me I was the only candidate who could ...
San Luis Obispo County sheriff's deputies investigated a report Monday that two men were found shot to death at a home in California Valley. Deputies were dispatched around 11:20 a.m. to a house where two men were reportedly found dead with a gun nearby in the 12000 block of Arrow Bear Trail.
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) - Authorities are investigating a delivery of raw, unwrapped pork that was hauled into a Northern California grocery store in shopping carts. The Santa Clara County Department of Environmental Health says it received complaints Friday about an "unauthorized delivery of pork" to the ...
January 27, 2018 - Fresno, CA - Congressman Jim Costa (CA-16) met with DREAMers at Fresno State on Thursday to hear their stories, listen to their concerns, and discuss Congress's ongoing efforts to secure permanent legislative protections for the jim costa congressman California 16th district ...
In this photo taken Monday, May 18, 2015, Gino Celli inspects wheat nearing harvest on his farm near Stockton, Calif. AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli. On top of the high number of flu cases in California this year, the San Joaquin valley is also seeing a climb in Valley Fever cases. The disease is caused by a ...
I was driving California Highway 12 through the Napa-Sonoma wine country in mid-December when a low, dark cloud drifted into my peripheral vision. ... As you drive among those towns along on California 29 or ride the Napa Valley Wine Train (which parallels the highway between Napa and St. Helena), ...
"rich people are selfish. So while we are fouling our lawns in the San Joaquin valley, in Westwood, Palos Verdes, Montecito those people are living in rain forests," he said. He's critical of the agriculture industry in California for using too much water and growing crops such as rice and almonds that mostly ...
A California congressman decried racism and "white nationalism" at an event commemorating the life of Martin Luther King Jr., calling on Coachella Valley residents to fight hatred with love. Rep. Raul Ruiz sharply rebuked the "alt-right," a loosely defined group connected by an ideology including white ...
Advocates for valley fever research give Bakersfield Assemblyman Rudy Salas an "A" for effort for what they call the most robust legislative effort to address the disease in California history. But public health officials and disease experts are split on whether the remedies proposed by Salas will bring ...
Alex Broumand of the Montecito Fire Department walks in mud in front of homes damaged from storms in Montecito, Calif., Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018. ... California. The hillsides, left without trees or vegetation after summer's wildfires, unleashed a surge of mud across the valley following days of heavy rain.
Alexander Valley Awesome: $5.8 million Geyserville estate the epitome of California cool ... Pool: This is what dreams are made of - the epitome of California poolside cool with a view to die for. ... There is the quintessential pool, spa and guest house typical of many a high-end Alexander Valley estate.
Jeff Denham (R-Calif.), Co-chair of the Republican Main Street Caucus. "We cannot get there without addressing the need for more security along the border as well as addressing the current backlog. I personally have long advocated for top to bottom reform and will continue to push my colleagues on both ...
San Francisco -- The Trump Administration said Friday it will look at revving up water deliveries to farmers from California's Central Valley Project, the largest federal water project in the United States, in what environmental groups called a threat to protections for struggling native salmon and other ...
TEMPE, AZ - Many in the Valley are mourning the loss of a lineman who died after a workplace accident in California. Last Thursday, Justin Kropp, a former Salt River Project employee, was injured on the job while working on power lines in California. He was taken to the hospital where he died shortly after ...
In the study, published January 31 in the journal science Advances, the authors compared computer models with estimates collected from scientific flights over the San Joaquin valley. Both the model and flight data suggested that between 25 and 41 percent of NOx emissions comes from soils with heavy ...
Two men, a father and son, were found dead in a house in rural California Valley in eastern San Luis Obispo County on Monday. They were identified by the San Luis Obispo County Sheriff's Office as Edward Chavez Mendoza, 70, and his son, Edmundo Eduardo Mendoza Jr., 37. Deputies were sent to the ...
California's Central Valley subsidence problem was discovered decades ago, right around El Nido. Now, this town is more famous for its elevation than its population because agriculture's demand for water here has sent pumps ever deeper into the ground, causing the valley floor to sink by dozens of feet.
This undated photo provided by the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation shows Craig Richard Coley. Gov. ... his innocence since he was arrested the same day 24-year-old Rhonda Wicht and her 4-year-old son, Donald Wicht, were found dead in her Simi Valley apartment on Nov.
The website, launched last spring, was funded through a $10,000 California Humanities grant. It tells the stories of the people in Plumb's photos, many of whom were unidentified at the time. Plumb and Pawel returned to the Salinas Valley numerous times to identify the farm workers and find out what had ...
Data from the California Department of public health shows 103 confirmed and probable cases of the fungal disease emerged in Ventura County from January through October. If all the valley fever cases are confirmed, the tally would be the highest in the county since at least 2010, according to state ...
The Novingers own Vineyard Hacienda in Spring Valley. Gladys Novinger helped to found the House of Peru, which is in the process of having its own cottage built at the International Cottages in Balboa Park. George Novinger recently retired as a diplomat for the U.S. state Department's Foreign Service.
Fresno, Calif - Local radio host Kimberly Marquez will represent the Valley at Miss California USA this weekend. Marquez, also known as Kimmie, hosts her own show weekdays on Q97.1. The Fresno native is Miss San Joaquin valley and in the running for Miss California. The competition is December first ...
Desert Hot Springs has come to be known as Southern California's marijuana Mecca, but a now a High Desert town a few miles north on Highway 62 is poised to take that crown, if it wants it. Yucca Valley residents have gathered enough signatures to force the town council to take action on the prospect of ...
In Washington, Roosevelt elk are at home in the soggy river valleys of the Pacific coast and another subspecies, Rocky Mountain elk, can be found on the volcano-shattered landscape of Mount St. Helens. The Roosevelt range does extend into Northern California, but not as far as the Bay Area.
The Santa Clara Valley's promise for leading Northern California into a bright economic future quickly brought the area the nickname "silicon Valley. ... Sunnyvale Lockheed campus, remembered the Chamber of Commerce brochures claiming an "all-year garden" and "the most beautiful valleys in the world.
This year is shaping up to be the worst on record in California for people infected with valley fever, a lung infection caused by a fungus found in soil. State health officials announced earlier that 2016 broke the record for the most valley fever cases reported since the state started keeping count in 1995. Now ...
In Las Vegas and Northern California, tourism advocates are turning to a ... In Napa Valley, the local tourism agency, Visit Napa Valley, told ...
A good relationship with the Santa Clara Valley Water District made us ... compared to the Central Valley of California, where there has been a ...
silicon Valley, once a force for good, is now a threat to democracy. ... Democrat of California, wrote in a Washington Post op-ed essay, "Trump ...
The revelation last week that the California assemblyman from the northeast San Fernando Valley was disciplined in 2009 for groping a capitol ...
At the Clinica Sierra Vista offices in Fresno, the heart of California's Central Valley, Melissa Reyna and her colleagues have spent the past ...
California is now the first state to ban pet stores from selling animals from commercial breeders, thanks to a new law signed by Gov.


 

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