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New Storm Set To Pummel Northern California Weather-weary Northern Californians like Colusa County Assistant Sheriff Jim Saso braced for yet another potent winter storm Sunday, the latest in a weeks-long onslaught that has brought flooding, downed trees, landslides and evacuations to the region.
Northern California Town Completely Underwater, Residents EvacuatedSaturday’s break in the rain wasn't much help for people in the Colusa County community of Maxwell. The small town northwest of Sacramento is completely underwater and nearly empty.
Complaints Rise Over Colorado-Based Cremation Firm Operating Illegally In CaliforniaA cremation provider with a history of legal problems and unhappy customers is operating in California despite being ordered to stop.
2 Arrested In Violent Oroville Evacuation CarjackingAuthorities have arrested two people accused of carjacking and running over a man preparing to flee when authorities ordered those living downstream from the Oroville Dam to evacuate.

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CA Cremation Service Operating Without A LicenseConsumerWatch reporter Julie Watts investigates a worst-case scenario when a grieving family looking for a cremation service winds up in the hands of a company operating without a license.
Oakland Artist Leaving... High Cost Of Bay Area "Not Worth It"World-renowned Oakland artist Elisabeth Sunday is fed up with the soaring cost of live/work spaces in the Bay Area. She's leaving. Christin Ayers tells us where she's going and her advice for young artists.
Annual Polar Plunge Has Hundreds Swimming In The Murky BaySwimmers raising money for the Special Olympics took the Polar Plunge Saturday, but as Maria Medina reports, the water looked very different.
Anderson Reservoir Spilling Over Its Banks For First Time In DecadesAnderson Reservoir is spilling over its banks for the first time in more than a decade. Jackie Ward tells us, with more rain in the forecast, people living nearby are amazed and a bit worried.
Residents Forced To Flee NorCal Town Completely Under WaterThe break in the rain wasn't much help for the people in the Colusa County community of Maxwell. Cambi Brown tells us people were forced to flee in the middle of the night.
ConsumerWatch Weekend: Tax Time BasicsA recent study found a majority of Americans surveyed don't have basic tax knowledge. Consumer reporter Julie Watts talks with NerdWallet's Sean McQuay, whose company conducted that research. (2-18-17)
Saturday Morning Pinpoint ForecastSaturday by the bay: cloudy and breezy, chance of showers in the morning. Highs will be in the upper 50s. Northwest winds could reach 20 to 30 mph. Evening: mostly cloudy and breezy with chance of showers, Lows will be in the upper 40s. (2-18-17)

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Westbrook, Durant Avoiding Reunion At NBA All Star WeekendRussell Westbrook and Kevin Durant had plenty to say at their first All-Star appearance. Just not about one another.
SF State Chemistry Begins With BrothersSan Francisco State forwards Jash and AJ Kahlon share a typical brotherly bond.
Keidel: The Simmering Durant-Westbrook FeudDurant and Westbrook, both All-Stars, had a grudging respect and faux friendship until Durant left the Thunder for the Warriors.
WWF Wrestling Star George ‘The Animal’ Steele DiesThe wrestling world has lost another popular 80’s wrestler. George ‘The Animal’ Steele has died at the age of 79...

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Complaints Rise Over Colorado-Based Cremation Firm Operating Illegally In CaliforniaA cremation provider with a history of legal problems and unhappy customers is operating in California despite being ordered to stop.
U.S. Army Developing Drones to Dominate More Than Just the SkySome of the country’s brightest scientific minds have been focused on a broad research program, led by the Army Research Lab (ARL), to give birth to the next generation of drones.
Price Of Drug That Saves Overdose Victims Soaring Out Of ReachIf you overdose, there is a drug that can save your life. But, as Andria Borba reports, it comes at an increasing cost.
From Busking At BART Stations To Grammy Nominee -- Meet Fantastic NegritoA few years ago Fantastic Negrito was busking in BART stations. Now he's up for his first Grammy for his debut album, 'The Last Days Of Oakland.'
California May Be Long Overdue For A Mega FloodIt appears California has come out of the drought, with a fury.
Bay Area Medicinal Marijuana Tests Positive For Toxic FungicideWhile marijuana itself may be a medicinal blessing, what lands in a consumer’s hand is far more complicated.
Guard Dogs Abandoned By Migrant Marijuana Workers Run Wild In North Coast HillsPot growers coming from outside Humboldt County are bringing a new pack of problems -- dogs, abandoned by seasonal workers, that roam wild, attacking and terrorizing cattle and wildlife.

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'Ides Of Trump' Protesters Look To Flood White House With PostcardsA protest by postcard inspired by a Berkeley man could be the next grassroots campaign that captures the nation's attention, as well as President Donald Trump's.
Bay Area Businesses Close For 'Day Without Immigrants' ProtestSeveral Bay Area businesses have closed their doors Thursday as part of the national "A Day Without Immigrants" protests against President Donald Trump's immigration policies.
New Documents Detail How Much Oakland Police Knew About Ghost ShipNewly released documents show Oakland Police knew in even greater detail just what was going on at the Ghost Ship warehouse, long before last year's deadly fire.
BART Seeks Bridge Toll Hike For New RailcarsBay Area Rapid Transit is looking to ask for another $1.5 billion as part of a bridge-toll increase that could go on Bay Area ballots as early as 2018.

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CBS SF Talks To Melvins Drummer Dale CroverMelvins drummer Dale Crover talks about the band's upcoming semi-acoustic performance before a screening of the documentary 'The Colossus of Destiny: A Melvins Tale' as part of Noise Pop 25 this Saturday at the Swedish American Hall.
Styx, REO Speedwagon, Don Felder Announce Summer Tour Date In Concord"REO Speedwagon and Styx together is a headfirst plunge into the fountain of youth."
Disneyland Sets Opening Date For ‘Guardians Of The Galaxy’ FeatureDisneyland announced a May 27th opening date for its “Guardians of the Galaxy” attraction in the Disney California Adventure Park, reports Alice@97.3...
OneRepublic Drop New Video For 'Let's Hurt Tonight,' Announce Bay Area Tour DatesOneRepublic has also released the new video for "Let's Hurt Tonight," as well as a brand new remix of the song exclusively available at HondaCivicTour.com.

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