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California Attempts To Control Unruly Medical Marijuana IndustryState regulators released draft regulations Friday intended to impose order on the loosely organized marketplace created over two decades ago.
Novato Schools Approve Later Start Times For StudentsStudents in the Novato Unified School District will get to sleep in a bit next year, now that the district's Board of Directors has approved later starting times at its schools.
Single-Payer Plan To Give Healthcare To Every Californian Moves ForwardCalifornia lawmakers pushed forward Wednesday with a proposal that would substantially remake the health care system of the nation's most populous state.
Artificial Womb Tested On Lambs May Help Premature InfantsResearchers are creating an artificial womb to improve care for extremely premature babies — and remarkable animal testing suggests the first-of-its-kind watery incubation so closely mimics mom that it just might work.
Marine Corps Recruit Dies After Exercising In Brentwood ParkA 17-year-old U.S. Marine Corps recruit collapsed and died Tuesday while exercising in a Brentwood park, according to police.
How To Talk With Your Teen About "13 Reasons Why""Don't be afraid to have a conversation with your children," one expert says about the popular but disturbing show...
Actress Abigail Breslin Opens Up About Why She Didn't Report RapeThe former child actress reveals she was raped by someone she had a relationship with, but was too afraid to report it...
Thousands Receive Dental Care At Free Weekend Clinic In San MateoMore than 2,000 people took advantage of a free dental clinic this weekend in San Mateo, organized by the California Dental Association.
4 Bay Area Hospitals Fined Nearly $500,000 For Improper CareState healthcare regulators Thursday announced several fines against four Bay Area hospitals for failures to properly care for patients.
New Push In Oakland To Ban Flavored Tobacco Products The City councilwoman from Oakland who spearheaded the city's soda tax it taking aim at flavored tobacco and vaping products she says are getting kids hooked on a bad habit.
Botox May Help Treat Depression, Social AnxietyResearchers say facial expressions are part of the circuit of the brain related to mood and are testing Botox to treat depression.
Italy's Emma Morano, Born In 1899, Dies At 117Morano was believed to have been the last surviving person in the world who was born in the 1800s.

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