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California water saving mandate shrinks cuts for some cities
State regulators on Saturday announced a revised plan to reduce water use in drought-stricken California that offers easier conservation targets for major cities, including Los Angeles, while demanding greater cutbacks from others.
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Livermore: Distraught woman rescued
First responders cling to a struggling woman as she dangles off an overpass 50 feet above railroad tracks before being hauled to safety.
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Warbling and bad puns in Piedmont
Piedmont High School celebrates milestone for birdcalling contest.
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Kawakami: Warriors feel burden of being No. 1
The Golden State Warriors feel the burden that comes with being the top seed in the NBA playoffs in their close Game 1 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans.
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Travel Top 10: Spring blooms
Spring arrived early in California, but in other parts of the world, floral forays still await.
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ESPN's Britt McHenry urged compassion before ripping tow employee
Suspended ESPN reporter asked Facebook friends to be nice to others, just days before exploding on woman and calling her names.