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PG&E worker wins $1 million in lawsuit

SANTA CRUZ, Calif. (AP) — A former power line worker for Pacific Gas & Electric has been awarded more than $1 million in a wrongful termination suit that claimed he was fired after making safety complaints. […]

12/16/2013

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Child advocate arrested in child sex abuse case

SANTA CRUZ, Calif. (AP) – Authorities say a Santa Cruz man who served as a court-appointed volunteer advocate for children has been was arrested on suspicion of child sex abuse. KPIX-TV reports that the Santa […]

10/20/2013

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Napolitano vows to keep UC tuition affordable

SANTA CRUZ, Calif. (AP) – New University of California President Janet Napolitano says she will work to keep tuition costs from rising beyond the reach of families. The former Homeland Security chief spoke Friday at […]

10/19/2013

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3 hurt in Santa Cruz outbuilding explosion, fire

SANTA CRUZ, Calif. (AP) – Authorities in Santa Cruz are calling a gas-fueled explosion and fire that left three men badly burned suspicious. The Santa Cruz Sentinel reports that the blaze at a small outbuilding […]

09/30/2013

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2 police officers shot dead in Santa Cruz

SANTA CRUZ, Calif. (AP) — Authorities have released the names of two Santa Cruz police officers who were shot and killed Tuesday as they followed up on a sexual assault investigation.

02/27/2013

Bicyclists protest coastal highway rumble strips

(AP) – Bicyclists are unhappy over plans to gouge vibration-inducing safety strips into a 10-mile stretch of scene California coastal highway. The California Department of Transportation says the Highway 1 rumble strips between Santa Cruz […]

04/09/2012

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