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California | Thu, Jan 31, 2013

The San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department said one of its patrol cars hit an 8-year-old boy as it moved slowly in front of an elementary school. The boy was taken to a hospital with minor injuries.

Jan. 29 (Bloomberg) -- California Treasurer Bill Lockyer will sell $1 billion of bonds next month to refund debt for the University of California, according to a schedule posted today on Lockyer’s website.

At least 25 homes were burglarized while residents were on vacation after lists of suspended subscriptions were taken from the Los Angeles Times, according to Los Angeles County sheriff's investigators.

Gov. Jerry Brown is hosting a series of dinners with small groups of California lawmakers.

One of four defendants has pleaded guilty in the gang rape of an 11-year-old girl with the mental capacity of a 5-year-old in Riverside County.

Police say two women were found dead from gunshot wounds near a Ventura County apartment, and a man was found shot to death across town shortly after.

A woman was hospitalized Wednesday after she tumbled down a side of a seaside cliff while trying to rescue her dog, officials said.

A federal judge has declined to grant requests by federal officials for more time to update a plan that protects threatened delta smelt and endangered salmon species in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta, but the judge did give officials the option to provide additional details.

Authorities say a man whose remains were found near a shallow grave in the Angeles National Forest was beaten to death.

The body of a U.S. Air Force pilot whose F-16 fighter jet went missing Monday during a nighttime training mission has been found in the Adriatic Sea.

A decades-old needle exchange operation outside a Santa Cruz laundry has ended.

The city clerk in the Los Angeles suburb of Bell says her signature was forged on contracts, council meeting minutes and even resolutions.

Investigators say a Southern California woman angry over her husband's love affair drove a truck into the other woman's desert home.

A San Francisco Bay area family has been reunited with its dog more than four years after he went missing.

The governing board of California's stem cell funding agency has voted to overhaul how it distributes scientific grants after critics raised concerns that too many board members represented schools that have won funding.

Hispanics will soon become the dominant ethnic group in the nation's most populous state, marking a milestone in the country's shifting racial and ethnic composition, according to projections released Thursday by the California Department of Finance.

A former National Football League player has received a seven-month prison sentence for failing to file a federal income tax return for 2005, when he earned $5.5 million.

Ventura County authorities say a sheriff's deputy in Fillmore shot and killed a gunman who fired his weapon after being ordered to drop it.

The San Diego Stock Exchange Index closed higher Thursday at 136.20, up 4.44 percent from Wednesday. Advancing issues beat decliners 55 to 49, and 136 issues were unchanged.
HomeFed Corporation (OTC: HOFD) was the top dollar gainer, up $4 to $32.
ResMed Inc. (NYSE: RMD) was the top dollar loser, down $3.04 to $43.80.
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Thu, Jan 31, 2013