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Change.org Petition Aims To Shame California Lawmakers Into Finding New Water Sources

There’s nothing subtle about the latest petition demanding that California politicians solve the state’s water crisis.

04/21/2015

SF Public Utilities Commission's new campaign: "Brown is the New Green". (photo credit: Mark Seelig/KCBS)

San Francisco Combats Drought With ‘Brown Is The New Green’ Water Conservation Campaign

The “Brown is the new Green” campaign was launched on Monday by the city’s Public Utilities Commission as a way to conserve water during the drought.

04/20/2015

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Small Fire On Grounds Of California Governor’s Mansion Deemed Suspicious

State fire officials are investigating a small-but-suspicious fire that broke out on the grounds of the California governor’s mansion.

01/19/2015

A view of the California State Capitol in Sacramento, California. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Brown Adds To Rainy Day Fund With $113 Billion State Spending Plan Released Friday

Gov. Jerry Brown plans to unveil a record $113 billion state spending plan that boosts schools and pays debt, but will reject additional funding for the University of California.

01/09/2015

California Gov. Jerry Brown discusses pension reform during a news conference on August 28, 2012 in Los Angeles. (Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Legacy In Focus As Brown Begins Historic 4th Term As California Governor

SACRAMENTO (CBS/AP) – Jerry Brown made history Monday when he was sworn in for his fourth term as governor of California, cautioning that the state is positioned for a bright future if it can live […]

01/05/2015

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Video: What Should We Expect From Jerry Brown’s 4th Term?

With California Governor Jerry Brown beginning his unprecedented 4th term Monday, Melissa Griffin Caen looks at what may be on the agenda after inauguration day.

01/05/2015

California Supreme Court chambers

2 New Jerry Brown Appointments Expected To Shift California Supreme Court Further Left

Gov. Jerry Brown is continuing to reshape an increasingly diverse California Supreme Court as he swears in his two most recent appointees.

01/05/2015

Protesters in Berkeley face off with police in riot gear. (KCBS)

Tear Gas, Windows Broken, Clashes With Police As Anarchists Hijack Peaceful Protest March Through Berkeley

Several hundred demonstrators began marching around 5 p.m. at UC Berkeley. By 630 p.m. one reporter described University Ave. as a mob scene.

12/06/2014

New York Police Department (NYPD) Sergeant Joseph Freer demonstrates how to use and operate a body camera. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Richmond Police Get Shipment Of 120 Body Cameras To Wear In 2015

The matchbook-sized cameras will be worn on officers’ lapel and a power source will be kept in their breast pockets.

12/06/2014

Protestors in Oakland Monday night (Credit: @ACLUWill)

Oakland’s Ferguson Protest Captured In 19 Tweets

If you slept through Monday night’s protests following the verdict clearing Officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Michael Brown, there is perhaps no quicker way to get up to speed on what happened on the streets of Oakland than to check Twitter. Here is a look at 19 of the most moving images from the protest:

11/25/2014

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