California

Folsom police Officers Eric Baade, left, and Daren Prociw, right, of the mounted enforcement detail, ride their horses across the exposed lake bed at Folsom Lake, Jan. 21, 2014 in Folsom, Calif.
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Matt Bigler
November 15, 2019 - 11:43 am
That's the worry from weather watchers who say more than two-thirds of the state is now dryer than it should be. KCBS Radio's Matt Bigler reports.
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Doug Sovern
November 08, 2019 - 2:22 pm
California's stricter childhood vaccine law will have only a modest impact, according to a new study, but KCBS Radio's Doug Sovern says the author of the controversial measure disputes the findings.
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Californians Move Out Of State As Housing Prices Soar
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Margie Shafer
November 05, 2019 - 12:21 pm
More residents are leaving California than moving into the Golden State, according to new data from the Census Bureau.
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KNX 1070
October 29, 2019 - 5:40 am
The Getty Fire has increased slightly overnight to 658 acres. Containment remains at 5 percent. Firefighters have been focused on hot spots. All other evacuation orders still in place. The 405 freeway reopened Monday night but there is a traffic snarl everywhere Tuesday morning. The southbound and...
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Ocean Beach in San Francisco is part of the Golden Gate National Recreation Area.
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KCBS Radio Morning News
October 03, 2019 - 10:33 am
The Trump administration’s feud with San Francisco escalated further Wednesday when the Environmental Protection Agency issued a notice to San Francisco accusing the city and county of violating the federal Clean Water Act.
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Net Neutrality, HTTP error 451 Unavailable For Legal Reasons - Shining computer screen in dark space - censorship and blocking internet pages because of objectionable content. Possibility of misuse (lack of freedom)
Doug Sovern
October 01, 2019 - 1:31 pm
California Attorney General Xavier Becerra is declaring victory on net neutrality. That's despite a federal court ruling today that the Trump Administration's Federal Communications Commission (FCC) can abolish rules that keep internet providers from playing favorites. The important part to Becerra...
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vaccine
KCBS Radio Afternoon News
September 30, 2019 - 12:06 pm
Californians strongly support a new state law creating new oversight of vaccine medical exemptions for school children.
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President Donald Trump
President Donald Trump (Photo credit: Oliver Contreras/SIPA USA)
Doug Sovern
September 10, 2019 - 2:08 pm
President Donald Trump is reportedly ordering federal officials to crack down on homelessness in California, which may include moving people off the streets and putting them into federal facilities.
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 A shopper carries a shopping bag while walking in the Union Square district on February 27, 2018 in San Francisco, California.
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Matt Bigler
July 31, 2019 - 3:11 pm
A new study out of UC Berkeley finds about half of California workers have no retirement savings and experts are warning the state may be heading toward a retirement crisis. The study looked at private sector workers in California and found not only are they not saving enough for retirement, many...
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Election Polling Place Station. Government, booth
Election Polling Place Station. Government, booth (Photo credit: Jixue Yang)
Patti Reising
July 25, 2019 - 3:12 pm
The state of California is looking for a few good men and women with strong analytical skills and lots of patience for its Citizens Redistricting Commission. The commission was created by California voters in 2008, authorizing a panel to draw the boundaries for the district maps of members of...
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