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UC board OK’s fall tuition hikes for non-residents

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Members of the University of California’s governing board have approved an 8% increase in the tuition premium that students…

Los Angeles City Council votes for $15 minimum wage

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The Los Angeles City Council has voted to raise the minimum wage in the city to $15 an hour by 2020…

Study finds spike in car theft after prison change

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A new study says California continues to see a spike in auto thefts since a change in prison policy…

Latest on California oil spill: Up to 105,000 gallons leaked

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The company that owns a pipeline that spewed oil into California coastal waters says that under the worst-case…

California decision on farmer water cuts to apply broadly

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As drought deepens in California, the state’s water board director says he’ll decide by Friday…

Wingsuit fliers in Yosemite knew they were cheating death

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Two wingsuit fliers who leaped from a cliff in Yosemite National Park were trying to zoom through a notch in a ridgeline…

Scammers caught selling disabled parking placards

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Scammers are caught selling disabled parking placards on Craigslist for $300…

Valley of the Moon Children’s Home hit with lawsuit

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A group of former foster children alleging abuses at the Valley of the Moon Children’s Home dating…

Family attacked, toddler slashed changing tire

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Mother describes terrifying attack on her 18-month-old baby that happened when family pulled over to change flat tire…

Questionable Medicaid billing by 335 California dentists

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A federal audit finds about 8 percent of dentists in California treating children enrolled in Medicaid may be overcharging…