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California | Thu, Jan 3, 2013

On January 3rd, the 112th Congress of the United States of America finally ends. Thank God.

Homeowners in Los Angeles County could see an average $54 hike on property tax bills to reduce storm and urban runoff pollution.

I remember when I knew for sure that soaring home prices had gone beyond “froth” to attain bubble status. It was sometime in 2004, and the alert landed in my inbox.

Authorities have released the name of a pilot who was killed when her helicopter crashed while she worked on trying to keep crops from freezing.

A Stockton man prosecutors say lived with his girlfriend's rotting corpse for several months has been convicted of murder.

A man alleged to be a gang member has been charged with the Christmas Day killing of a Pasadena man who was caught in line of fire during a car-to-car shooting.

Officials say two Los Angeles County sheriff's captains have retired after one was caught funneling information to an alleged Comptom drug trafficker, the other accused of protecting brutal jailers.

Gardena police say officers shot and injured two people including a bystander after they briefly chased a stolen vehicle that was spotted minutes after it was reported missing.

Police say two California teenagers used a prescription sleeping medication to spike the milkshakes of too-strict parents so they could log onto the Internet.

A proposal to regulate medical marijuana clinics in Los Angeles has passed a hurdle.

Authorities in San Diego County say a woman fought off would-be kidnappers who were wearing matching T-shirts.

Investigators say there may be more victims in a Southern California nursing home sex assault case.

Authorities say discarded orange peels helped point rescuers to two sisters who were lost in freezing mountains north of Los Angeles.

The federal government has approved California's plan to run its own health insurance market, a milestone in the state's effort to meet the national health care reform law.

The San Diego Stock Exchange Index closed lower Thursday at 126.13, down 0.01 percent from Wednesday. Advancing issues beat decliners 44 to 36, and 59 issues were unchanged.
Pricesmart Inc. was the top dollar gainer, up $1.16 to $78.03.
Cymer Inc. was the top dollar loser, down $1.55 to $91.78.
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Thu, Jan 3, 2013