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California health enrollment still skews older
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — New figures show older Californians are continuing to enroll in the state's health exchange at a higher rate than younger residents.
Covered California said Thursday that more than 109,000 people signed up for a he...
Asiana pilot wasn't confident, assertive
WASHINGTON (AP) — The investigation into the crash-landing of an Asiana Airlines flight at San Francisco's airport last summer has highlighted problems with cockpit culture and the trainee pilot's lack of confidence in his ability to safely land...
Calif. prostitutes may gain victim compensation
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California officials are considering whether to change a decades-old anti-crime regulation and allow prostitutes to receive money from a victim compensation fund if they're raped or beaten.Under the current system, those...
Amazon grocery delivery rolls into San Francisco
Amazon.com Inc.'s grocery delivery service is rolling into San Francisco.
The online retailer said it is expanding its AmazonFresh service into its third city after testing it in Los Angeles and Seattle. The service provides same-day...
Sheriff says deputy who shot teen followed procedure
SANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) - Sheriff's officials in Northern California say their preliminary review shows a deputy who shot and killed a 13-year-old boy did not violate department procedure governing the use of deadly force.
The October shooting of...
NTSB: Asiana captain worried about visual landing
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Asiana Airlines captain who crashed a Boeing 777 at San Francisco International Airport in July told investigators he was stressed out and "very concerned" about attempting a visual approach because the runway's automatic...
$24.7B water plan unveiled by Calif. officials
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - California Water officials on Monday released a draft of a $24.7 billion plan to restore the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta, in part by building two 30-mile underground tunnels to ensure stable water delivery to millions of...
Feds give $75M for commuter rail line east of LA
PERRIS, Calif. (AP) - The U.S. Department of Transportation has committed $75 million to extend of Southern California's largest commuter rail network.
The Federal Transit Administration announced Monday it is shelling out the money to help...
Ex-San Diego mayor sentenced for harassment
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Bob Filner has been sentenced to three months of home confinement and three years of probation for harassing women while he was mayor of San Diego.
The former 10-term congressman learned his punishment Monday in a San D...
Body found on Orange County freeway transition
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — Authorities are examining whether a 51-year-old woman found dead on an Orange County freeway transition road may have been pushed or jumped out of a vehicle.
The Orange County Register reports the body of Marth...
Couple accidentally gets bag of cash at drive-thru
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A suburban Nashville couple got more than they expected in their to-go order in a McDonald's drive-thru: A bag of cold cash.
WTVF-TV reports thousands of dollars in cash packaged for a bank deposit had been placed ...
US inspectors recall prosciutto shipped to Calif.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The U.S. Department of Agriculture is recalling 2,600 pounds of prosciutto because of possible contamination with a potentially deadly pathogen.
The agency said Friday that it is recalling the whole boneless ham prosciutto...
Wreck in San Clemente kills 4, injures 1
SAN CLEMENTE, Calif. (AP) — Four people are dead and a fifth injured after a car collided with a tree in an early-morning accident and split in half in San Clemente.
Orange County sheriff's Lt. Jeff Hallock said Saturday that three males and...
Report: Occidental again underreports sex assaults
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Occidental College, which previously said it failed to report two dozen sexual assault allegations to federal officials, didn't disclose an additional 27 sex assault reports last year, according to documents, interviews and a...
California growers to see some damage from cold
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — Citrus growers expect to see minimal damage to the state orange crop after battling freezing temperatures for a second night but no major impact on the price of the fruit.
California Citrus Mutual said Friday that...