Sign at Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot, File)

Facebook to offer 70 million shares

MENLO PARK, Calif. (AP) — Facebook plans to offer 70 million shares of its Class A stock in a sale that includes more than 41 million shares from chairman and CEO Mark Zuckerberg, who also […]


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 […]


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Man sentenced to 50 years to life in wife’s death

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — A man has been sentenced to 50 years to life in prison for fatally shooting his estranged wife near the preschool where she worked. John Agosta received the sentence Friday. […]


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Land acquisition for high-speed rail moving slowly

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — The agency that oversees California’s high-speed rail project has started the daunting and expensive process of acquiring thousands of acres in the Central Valley. But months after shovels were supposed to […]


Firefighter Troy Drouin takes a short break before mopping up hot spots near Yosemite National Park, Calif., Aug. 28, 2013. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

Rim Fire now 100 percent contained

YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK, Calif. (AP) — A fire that raged in forest land in and around Yosemite National Park and grew to become one of the largest wildfires in California history is now 100 percent […]


Sand needed in Port Hueneme due to eroding beaches

PORT HUENEME, Calif. (AP) — For one California beach city, every grain of sand counts. Port Hueneme, home to a naval base and about 20,000 residents, is starved for sand because Congress has not allocated […]


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Calif. death row inmate who killed 2 deputies dies

  SAN QUENTIN, Calif. (AP) — An inmate on California’s death row for the 1997 killing of two Riverside County sheriff’s deputies has died at San Quentin State Prison. The California Department of Corrections and […]


Calif. exchange website had 514K initial visitors

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Officials with California’s health insurance exchange are clarifying the level of interest shown in their website, saying more than 514,000 people visited the online marketplace on its first day. Covered California […]


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Adobe says attack exposed customer financial info

Adobe Systems Inc. says a cyberattack on its systems has exposed credit card information of 2.9 million customers. The maker of Photoshop and other software said Thursday that the attacker accessed customer names, encrypted credit […]


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Cucamonga Canyon closed as fire prevention measure

RANCHO CUCAMONGA, Calif. (AP) — San Bernardino National Forest officials have taken the unusual step of closing a popular natural area as a way to prevent wildfires. The Los Angeles Times says that for the […]




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