Northern California man drowns on his birthday trying to swim while carrying a rock
OROVILLE -- A man drowned on his 21st birthday while trying to swim across an Oroville pond while carrying a large rock.
Mammoths swam to Channel Islands well before last glacial period, fossil indicates
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The U.S. Geological Survey says a fossil discovery shows mammoths reached the Channel Islands off Southern California much earlier than was previously known.
California budget: Democrats release dueling spending plans
Both proposals assume the state will collect more revenue than Gov. Jerry Brown's administration predicts -- roughly $2.5 billion more -- but Democrats in the Senate and Assembly apparently have starkly different views on how to spend the extra money.
California wildfire: Marijuana grower fined $6.5 million for Nicolls Fire
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) -- A convicted marijuana grower was sentenced to nearly seven years in prison and ordered to pay a $6.
Highway 50 closure: Rock slides cause delays at Lake Tahoe
ZEPHYR COVE, Nev. (AP) -- Motorists can expect travel delays on part of the highway around Lake Tahoe through Wednesday at Cave Rock on the lake's east shore.
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Review: Are David Duchovny, 'Aquarius' bingeworthy?
NBC copies Netflix by making all 13 episodes available for streaming.
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Emma Stone, Andrew Garfield reunited?
'The Amazing Spider-Man' co-stars have been spotted together around L.A. amid reports their romance is back on.