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California | Thu, Nov 29, 2012

Most of the nation's largest port complex is shut down as clerical workers strike the Los Angeles and Long Beach terminals.

The suspect in the fatal shooting of an animal control officer trying to retrieve pets from a Sacramento County home was taken into custody early Thursday morning after an all-night standoff, authorities said.

Authorities have released the names of two teenage girls who were shot and killed during an especially violent weekend in Oakland.

A San Francisco Bay area woman is California's newest millionaire after turning in her winning California lottery ticket.

A judge has dismissed a misdemeanor child annoyance case against a high school biology teacher and former pro football player who was accused of hugging and kissing a former student at school.

A German architect on Wednesday was ordered to stand trial on manslaughter charges for the death of a firefighter who was crushed after a portion of a ceiling collapsed during a fire at a luxury Hollywood Hills home.

California's second-longest river once teemed with salmon that swam from San Francisco Bay to spawn near Fresno. But that was before the Friant Dam diverted the San Joaquin River to serve agriculture needs 62 years ago.

Authorities say more than 900 people who rode in Los Angeles Fire Department ambulances may have had their personal information stolen.

just the thing for cruising on those Dark Knights.

Bitter campaign foes just weeks ago, President Barack Obama and Mitt Romney met for lunch at the White House on Thursday, discussing America's leadership in the world and pledging to stay in touch after a bitter presidential contest.

those odd little splatters of blocks that only a smartphone can read -- are flowering around the county like Christmas holly, except that these are red and white and in the shape of the Army's shield.

The San Diego Stock Exchange Index closed higher Thursday at 122.65, up 1.28 percent from Wednesday. Advancing issues beat decliners 59 to 21, and 60 issues were unchanged.
HomeFed Corporation (OTC: HOFD) was the top dollar gainer, up $1.75 to $26.
Pricesmart Inc. (Nasdaq: PSMT) was the top dollar loser, down 38 cents to $77.07.
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Thu, Nov 29, 2012