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Volkswagen emissions scandal 2015

California orders Volkswagen to devise plan to repair some 15,000 cars with illegal software that may circumvent emissions testing - @therealautoblog

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RT @LibertyNBC7SD: #BREAKING Medical Examiner identifies 2 killed in #Carlsbad helicopter crash as Wayne Lewis & Bruce Erickson #NBC7 https… - @nbcsandiego


Syrian civil war

Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif., on Syrian refugees: We don't want to turn our back on our proud heritage in this country. We step up in times of difficulty - @ChadPergram

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Paris attacks, Nov. 13, 2015

California Gov. Jerry Brown says Syrian refugees to California will be 'fully vetted' following Paris attacks - @ABC30

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Los Angeles Clippers sale

California appeals court rejects former Clippers owner Donald Sterling's attempt to reverse the $2 billion sale of the team - @AP

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Fight against Islamic State militants

Intelligence officials tell @NBCNews that at least 2 Americans from California have died in Paris attack - @Tom_Winter

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Federal appeals court reverses 2014 ruling that declared Cali­for­nia's cap­it­al pun­ish­ment sys­tem un­con­sti­tu­tion­al - @latimes

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Rep. Sam Farr, D-Calif., to announce retirement at news conference at 10 am PST in Salinas, Calif., sources say - @ksbw


California, US

Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., on Veterans Day: 'California is home to nearly 2 million veterans. We must ensure they receive the health care and education benefits they have earned' - @SenFeinstein


California, US

California oil regulator files complaint over personal work for Gov. Brown - @AP


Bright light seen in sky over Southern California and Arizona, Nov. 7, 2015

Update: Bright light seen in skies from Arizona to Southern California confirmed by John Wayne Airport tower as Naval test fire - @10NewsPhillips, @OCSD

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Editor's note: We're following numerous reports from Southern California and Arizona of a bright blue light streaking through the sky. No confirmation on source, but military exercises off California's coast and a meteor shower are being suggested as possibilities from different authorities. We'll continue to look for official word. - Jimmy

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California officially announces delay to start of Dungeness crab season, closure of commercial rock crab fishing due to rise in toxins - @abc7newsBayArea

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California health officials confirm first infant flu death in state - @abc7newsBayArea

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Earthquake: M 2.8 - 33km NNW of Santa Barbara Is., California


California drought 2014-2015

Lawsuit claims California Gov. Jerry Brown ordered state workers to make a map of his personal oil holdings, taking them away from jobs during drought crisis - @NBCNews

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California officials delay start of crab season, close rock crab fishery due to health concerns - @abc7newsBayArea


California, US

#BREAKING: CA state officials delay start of crab season. https://t.co/0ryzNx8Ati - @nbcbayarea


California, US

#BREAKING: 1 dead after car goes under big rig on NB 5 Fwy in Newhall Pass, @LAFD says https://t.co/HiUnozkSfS https://t.co/45b0hY958G - @KTLA


Affordable Care Act (ACA)

California fines insurance giants Blue Shield and Anthem for overstating Obamacare networks - @chadterhune

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