Demonstrators gather to block a road at the base of Hawaii's tallest mountain, Monday, July 15, 2019, in Mauna Kea, Hawaii, to protest the construction of a giant telescope on land that some Native Hawaiians consider sacred. (AP Photo/Caleb Jones)
July 15, 2019 - 7:43 pm
MAUNA KEA, Hawaii (AP) — Singing, chanting and lying on the ground in the road, hundreds of people demonstrated on Monday against the construction of a giant telescope on a mountaintop that some Native Hawaiians consider sacred. The protests were the latest salvo in a yearslong fight that pits...
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President Donald Trump speaks during a Made in America showcase event on the South Lawn of the White House, Monday, July 15, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
July 15, 2019 - 4:41 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Defiant in the face of widespread criticism, President Donald Trump renewed his belligerent call on Monday for four Democratic congresswomen of color to get out of the U.S. "right now," cementing his position as the most willing U.S. leader in generations to stoke the discord that...
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FILE - In this July 4, 2019 file photo, a group of asylum seekers cross the border between El Paso, Texas, and Juarez, Chihuahua, Mexico, Thursday, July 4, 2019. (Mark Lambie/The El Paso Times via AP)
July 15, 2019 - 4:05 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Reversing decades of U.S. policy, the Trump administration said Monday it will end all asylum protections for most migrants who arrive at the U.S.-Mexico border — the president's most forceful attempt yet to block asylum claims and slash the number of people seeking refuge in...
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Kathy and Chris Cutshall speak to reporters on July 15, 2019 in Santa Rosa before the sentencing of Shaun Michael Gallon who murdered their daughter Lindsay Cutshall in 2004.
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July 15, 2019 - 3:33 pm
Shaun Michael Gallon was sentenced on Monday to three consecutive life sentences without parole in part for murders that became one of the most chilling cold cases in Sonoma County's history.
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Supporters applaud as Democratic presidential candidate, U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., gestures while speaking at a house party in Gilford, N.H., Sunday, July 14, 2019. (AP Photo/ Cheryl Senter)
July 15, 2019 - 2:12 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Kamala Harris bemoaned the influence of the powerful and connected elite last Tuesday when she called on top Justice Department officials to recuse themselves from any matter related to Jeffrey Epstein. She said their former law firm's work on behalf of the financier accused of...
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Cal Fire said that two buildings were destroyed by the Aborn Fire in San Jose on July 15, 2019.
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July 15, 2019 - 1:06 pm
Two buildings have been destroyed by a fire burning in the San Jose hills on Monday, Cal Fire said. No one has been injured by the Aborn Fire, which consumed 47 acres, according to authorities. The flames were first reported at 11 a.m. in the Evergreen neighborhood. Update #Aborn fire, view from...
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The U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Munro returned to Alameda on July 15, 2019 after intercepting an alleged drug-smuggling boat near San Diego.
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Holly Quan
July 15, 2019 - 11:01 am
The crew on a Coast Guard ship that made a recent major drug bust in the eastern Pacific returned to the port of Alameda on Monday. Dramatic video showed members of the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Munro as they intercepted a fast-moving and semi-exposed homemade submersible near San Diego that was...
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Tsugaru, a 47-year-old restaurant in Japantown In San Jose, announced that it is closing in July 2019.
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July 15, 2019 - 8:55 am
Another family-owned restaurant that's been around for generations in San Jose's Japantown is closing its doors.
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Lake Tahoe
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Melissa Culross
July 15, 2019 - 8:11 am
The water level at Lake Tahoe is high this summer with the surface of the lake having risen eight feet since the beginning of 2016.
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July 14, 2019 - 3:49 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — California regulators say Chevron has not done enough to stop a massive oil spill that dumped about 800,000 gallons of crude oil and water into a Kern County canyon, and they want the company to take further action to halt the flow. The seep out of the ground where Chevron...
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