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Arizona Diamondbacks beat Angels, 3...

Arizona Diamondbacks beat Angels, 3-2

AT THE PLATE: Matt Joyce, who entered with a .181 average, reached on a shift-beating single to the left side of the infield to lead off the fifth inning, took third on Johnny Giavotella's single to right and scored the Angels' first run on Chris Iannetta's double-play grounder. The Angels scored...
Dodgers can't do anything with Texa...

Dodgers can't do anything with Texas bullpen in 5-3 loss

Play the Texas Rangers and you want to get to their bullpen. You really, really want to get to their bullpen.
Texas Rangers get to Clayton Kersha...

Texas Rangers get to Clayton Kershaw, beat Dodgers 5-3

KEY MOMENT: The Dodgers trailed, 4-0, after five innings. They scored three runs in the sixth ? two on a home run from Scott Van Slyke, one on a single from pinch-hitter extraordinaire Alex Guerrero ? and they had the potential tying and go-ahead runs on base with one out. But the Rangers called...
Defying Beijing, Hong Kong lawmaker...

Defying Beijing, Hong Kong lawmakers reject election framework

Spurning stern warnings from local and central Chinese government officials, Hong Kong?s legislature voted Thursday to reject a Beijing-drafted election plan that sparked massive street protests in the territory last fall.
USC recruiting: Long Beach Poly's J...

USC recruiting: Long Beach Poly's Jack Jones says he has no favorites

In the last two years, the top two recruits at Long Beach Poly High have committed to USC on National Signing Day.
Man, 21, dies after being crushed b...

Man, 21, dies after being crushed by equipment at Sun Valley industrial site

A 21-year-old man died Wednesday after being crushed by heavy equipment at a concrete and asphalt recycling company in Sun Valley, authorities said.

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Bay Area residents will see higher ...

Bay Area residents will see higher Covered California premiums in 2016

Bay Area residents for the most part will see higher average premiums -- between 5.4 percent and 12.8 percent -- because there is less competition among hospitals and doctors' groups, which can negotiate for higher rates with the exchange's health insurance plans.
450 structures at risk in Sierra fi...

450 structures at risk in Sierra fire

Campgrounds are evacuated as residents on alert
California wildfire: Campgrounds ev...

California wildfire: Campgrounds evacuated in Sierra foothills south of Yosemite

Campgrounds have been evacuated near a Central California wildfire that has chewed through dry timber in Sierra National Forest, one of several blazes burning across the state.
Bay Area Weather: Hot, hot, hotter ...

Bay Area Weather: Hot, hot, hotter predicted for the week

It's going to be a week of rising mercury as Monday's summer heat in the Bay Area will give way to temps above 100 inland and in the mid-80s coastal by Wednesday.
Stinky flower's rare bloom draws cr...

Stinky flower's rare bloom draws crowd at UC Berkeley Botanical Garden

Officials with UC Berkeley's botanical garden say the garden had its busiest day in more than a decade as people flocked to get a whiff of the 'corpse flower,' a plant known for its pungent odor.
2 bears trapped at Lake Tahoe safel...

2 bears trapped at Lake Tahoe safely returned to wilderness

Two black bears that were caught in separate traps at Lake Tahoe last week have been returned safely to the wilderness along the Sierra's eastern front.

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UCLA study offers hope on emergency...

UCLA study offers hope on emergency room crowding

A new study by the University of California, Los Angeles finds emergency room visits among the state's newly insured poor are high, but decline quickly after a year.
College to pay writer $26,000 for r...

College to pay writer $26,000 for rescinded invite

A California community college has agreed to pay Oscar-winning screenwriter Dustin Lance Black $26,000 not to sue after the school rescinded an invitation to speak at commencement.
Transient arrested in attack on Cal...

Transient arrested in attack on California girl

A 50-year-old transient has been arrested on suspicion of kidnapping a 12-year-old girl from the front yard of her Central California home and then sexually assaulting her.
California man pleads guilty in has...

California man pleads guilty in hash-oil explosion

A California man who was using butane to make hash oil from marijuana, causing an explosion that badly burned himself and a Hamilton teenager, has pleaded guilty to felony drug charges.
Kidnap gang's co-leader gets 9 life...

Kidnap gang's co-leader gets 9 life terms

The co-leader of a violent Mexican drug gang convicted of several murders was sentenced in San Diego County to nine life terms of life in prison without the possibility of parole. FILE - In this Aug. 13, 2009, file photo, Juan Francisco Estrada-Gonzalez is brought into the courtroom by San Diego Sheriff's deputies during his arraignment hearing on murder charges in San Diego Superior Court in San Diego. Estrada-Gonzalez and 16 other alleged members of a group of Mexican drug traffickers were indicted in the murders of nine people in the San Diego area. Estrada-Gonzalez was sentenced in San Diego County to nine life terms of life in prison without the possibility of parole Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014, ending the longest criminal trial in county history, lasting 15 months including jury selection.
Milestone reached in Hetch Hetchy w...

Milestone reached in Hetch Hetchy water upgrade

San Francisco has taken a big step toward securing its water supply with the completion of a $288 million tunnel below San Francisco Bay.

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'The Martian' to premiere at Toront...

'The Martian' to premiere at Toronto, 'Demolition' to open

The Toronto International Film Festival has announced a star-studded lineup for its 40th annual event, including anticipated performances from Matt Damon, Johnny Depp, Julianne Moore, and Bryan Cranston.
Gay accuser questions Cosby's abili...

Gay accuser questions Cosby's ability to 'read' sexual cues

The accuser in the only sex assault case that Bill Cosby has settled is questioning his self-proclaimed ability to "read" women's cues in sexual situations.
Teen killed in Southern California ...

Teen killed in Southern California motel room shooting

Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies say a woman is in custody after her son was killed in their Rosemead motel room.
Man kidnaps car salesman during Cal...

Man kidnaps car salesman during California test drive

Authorities say a car salesman who was kidnapped during a San Francisco Bay Area test drive escaped and police arrested the man behind the crime.
Suspect in San Leandro freeway kill...

Suspect in San Leandro freeway killing turns himself in

A suspect in a fatal freeway shooting in San Leandro has turned himself in to police.
Right at Home: decor with a West Co...

Right at Home: decor with a West Coast vibe

There's no single definition of California style: The state's design sensibilities are as varied and interesting as its geography and climate.

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Rockies trade Troy Tulowitzki to Bl...

Rockies trade Troy Tulowitzki to Blue Jays for Jose Reyes

The Toronto Blue Jays have acquired shortstop Troy Tulowitzki in a trade with the Colorado Rockies for shortstop Jose Reyes and three pitching prospects, the team announced.
Le'Veon Bell settlement talks could...

Le'Veon Bell settlement talks could cut suspension one or two games

The NFLPA and the NFL are negotiating a settlement that could reduce the suspension of Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le'Veon Bell from three games to one or two.
Tom Brady, NFL to continue talks Tu...

Tom Brady, NFL to continue talks Tuesday

Talks on a possible settlement between Tom Brady and the NFL on the New England Patriots quarterback's four-game suspension will continue Tuesday, sources told ESPN's Adam Schefter.
Former Warriors guard Gilbert Arena...

Former Warriors guard Gilbert Arenas dominates basketball games at fair

Former NBA star Gilbert Arenas went to the Orange County Fair and dominated all the basketball games.
Jen Welter hired by Cardinals; beli...

Jen Welter hired by Cardinals; believed to be first female coach in NFL

The Cardinals hired Jen Welter as an assistant coaching intern for training camp and the preseason to work with inside linebackers. She is believed to be the first female coach in the NFL.
Byron Scott: Kobe could see time as...

Byron Scott: Kobe could see time as power forward

Coach Byron Scott told NBA.com it's possible Kobe Bryant could spend time at power forward.

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Police: Body believed to be missing...

Police: Body believed to be missing Santa Cruz girl, 8, found in trash bin; teen arrested

SANTA CRUZ - The search for a missing 8-year-old girl came to a tragic end after police found a body inside a trash bin at a Northern California complex where she was last seen riding her scooter. A teenage boy, who also lives in the complex, was...
Oil leak caused Marine jet crash in...

Oil leak caused Marine jet crash in Imperial County

SAN DIEGO ? An oil leak caused a Marine fighter jet to crash in a Southern California neighborhood last year, setting several homes on fire and destroying the aircraft, it was reported Monday. The AV-8B Harrier went down on June 4, 2014, after a...
Officials suspect a California man ...

Officials suspect a California man of starting wildfire

FRESNO ? More wildfires have torn across California so far this year compared with the same period of 2014, but firefighters said Monday that efforts to confine and extinguish the latest blazes have been more successful than in the past. Spurts of...
Appeals court upholds California's ...

Appeals court upholds California's shark fin ban

SAN FRANCISCO ? A federal appeals court Monday dismissed a legal challenge to a California law banning the sale, distribution and possession of shark fins. The legislation does not conflict with a 19th century law that gives federal officials...
Pilot killed in crash may have trie...

Pilot killed in crash may have tried to land in street

A pilot who died Sunday after crashing his plane in a Riverside neighborhood may have been trying to make an emergency landing on the street, investigators believe. The small plane barreled through power lines and hit a light pole before coming to...
Software turns smartphones into too...

Software turns smartphones into tools for medical research

SAN FRANCISCO ? Jody Kearns doesn?t like to spend time obsessing about her Parkinson?s disease. The 56-year-old dietitian from Syracuse, New York, had to give up bicycling because the disorder affected her balance. But she still works, drives...
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