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A pickup truck that fell into a collapsed section of Interstate 10 in Desert Center, Calif., near the Arizona border. CHIEF PEMBERTON/CAL FIRE RIVERSIDE

Inspectors Find Erosion Under More California Bridges After SoCal I-10 Collapse

Inspectors have found erosion under two other highway bridges near the span that collapse and construction crews are working to reinforce them.

07/21/2015

A pickup truck that fell into a collapsed section of Interstate 10 in Desert Center, Calif., near the Arizona border. CHIEF PEMBERTON/CAL FIRE RIVERSIDE

I-10 Freeway Collapse Closes Main Artery Between Arizona And California

Heavy rains caused a caused a 30-foot section of Interstate 10 to collapse, shutting down the main corridor between California and Arizona.

07/20/2015

The Colorado River flows though Marble Canyon downstream from Glen Canyon Dam and Lake Powell.  (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

As Californians Hope For Rain, Drought Is Over In Colorado, For Now

Rains since last fall have brought Colorado out of a drought and returned the state to a condition that the National Weather Service says it hasn’t seen since August 2009.

07/17/2015

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No Change To California’s Congressional Districts After Supreme Court Ruling

In what’s seen as a big victory for campaign reformers, the Supreme Court has upheld Arizona congressional districts drawn by an independent commission, which in turn upholds California’s.

06/29/2015

Paradise Bay and Orne Harbor are located in West Antarctica. Argentina and Chile both have scientific bases on the shore. (Photo Credit: Jordan Spielman)

Australia, Antarctica May Have Been Ancient Next Door Neighbors With California

Australia and Antarctica may have once been next door neighbors with California and Arizona, according to new findings by USGS scientists.

06/16/2015

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Fire Causes Partial Roof Collapse At Apple’s Giant Data Center In Arizona

A fire at a huge plant owned by tech giant Apple Inc. in the Phoenix suburb of Mesa caused a section of the roof to collapse, but no one was hurt.

05/26/2015

Jodi Arias and Travis Alexander (CBS)

Judge Sentences Jodi Arias To Life With No Chance Of Parole For Murder Of Her Boyfriend

Travis Alexander complained Jodi Arias was stalking him, and had even climbed through the doggie door of his house. Prosecutors said she killed him in a jealous rage, shooting and stabbing him 30 times.

04/13/2015

Will Davis II #3 of the UC Irvine Anteaters waits to check in during the college basketball game against the Arizona Wildcats at McKale Center on November 19, 2014 in Tucson, Arizona. The Wildcats defeated the Anteaters 71-54. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

5 Teams To Root For After The Bay Area Got Shut Out Of March Madness

If you’re just now remembering to fill out your March Madness bracket then you may also just be learning that not a single Northern California team qualified for the NCAA Tournament. Assuming your alma mater is also out, then you’re scrambling to find a team to care about.

03/18/2015

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CA, NV Lawmakers Push To Make Ethnic Studies Course Mandatory For Public High School Students

Proposals that would make a class in ethnic studies mandatory for all high school students are being considered by legislators in California and Nevada. The bills would make the courses a graduation requirement.

03/12/2015

Will Ferrell and Rickey Henderson. (Photo Credit: Major League Baseball)

John Madden: Will Ferrell ‘Lacks Respect’ By Playing In Spring Training Games

Madden said he won’t be tuning in when the actor and comedian takes the field at five Arizona Cactus League games, playing all nine positions.

03/12/2015

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