Stories tagged: california
Thu., March 17, 2016, 5:38 p.m.
As Spokane Veterans Memorial Arena gets set to host its fifth NCAA men’s tournament in 13 years, fans of the longshots hope for a repeat of 2014 upsets.
Sun., March 13, 2016, 10:14 p.m.
Game 1 No. 4 California vs. No. 13 Hawaii
Thu., March 10, 2016, 11:45 a.m.
California lawmakers voted Thursday to raise the smoking age from 18 to 21, approving a measure that would make the nation’s most populous state only the second to put legal …
Thu., March 10, 2016, 11:35 a.m.
Apple will hold its spring product launch on March 21, one day before it squares off with federal prosecutors over the government’s demand for help unlocking an encrypted iPhone.
Wed., March 9, 2016, 12:13 p.m.
Three days of formal mourning for former first lady Nancy Reagan began Wednesday with a private service before her casket was taken in a police-escorted motorcade up an empty freeway …
Tue., March 8, 2016, 10:01 a.m.
A judge has ruled that California’s plans for a $64 billion, high-speed rail system do not violate promises made to voters when they approved state financing for the project.
Fri., March 4, 2016
Ku Klux Klan members and counter-protesters involved in a bloody melee at a Southern California park have been released from jail without criminal charges, authorities said Thursday.
Mon., Feb. 29, 2016, 9:49 a.m.
An accident report filed with California’s Department of Motor Vehicles says a self-driving car being tested by Google collided with a public bus on Valentine’s Day.
Tue., Feb. 23, 2016, 10:27 a.m.
A captive breeding program that once included every living California condor has passed a key milestone in helping North America’s largest bird return to the wild.
Thu., Feb. 18, 2016, 3:04 p.m.
FBI agents on Thursday searched the California home belonging to a family member of the husband-and-wife killers who massacred 14 people in the San Bernardino terror attack, but the relative …
Thu., Feb. 18, 2016, 2:02 p.m.
Twin sisters in California will share a $6 million lottery jackpot after one of them lucked out with a winning ticket.
Wed., Feb. 17, 2016, 5:47 p.m.
Facing high construction costs and political opposition in Southern California, the state has decided to build the first 250-mile section of the California bullet train from San Jose to Bakersfield, …
Wed., Feb. 17, 2016, 3:27 p.m.
An extraordinary legal fight is brewing with major privacy implications for millions of cellphone users after a federal magistrate ordered Apple Inc. to help the FBI hack into an iPhone …
Wed., Feb. 10, 2016, 11:02 a.m.
A rocket carrying a government payload was successfully launched early Wednesday from Vandenberg Air Force Base on California’s Central Coast, officials said.
Mon., Feb. 8, 2016, 2:51 p.m.
The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department says a murder suspect mistakenly released from jail last month has been captured in Nevada.
Thu., Feb. 4, 2016, 7:33 p.m.
A 2005 spate of quakes in California’s Central Valley almost certainly was triggered by oilfield injection underground, a study published Thursday said in the first such link in California between …
Thu., Feb. 4, 2016, 5:46 p.m.
With hours to go and $63 million on the line, the mystery remains: Where’s the winning California Lottery ticket and why hasn’t somebody cashed it?
Tue., Feb. 2, 2016, 4:35 p.m.
An agreement by California, Oregon and the federal government on Tuesday boosted efforts to remove four dams in the Pacific Northwest despite opposition in Congress.
Mon., Feb. 1, 2016, 10:17 a.m.
Powerful winds lashed Southern California on Monday at the tail end of a winter storm that also brought heavy rain and mountain snow.
Sun., Jan. 31, 2016, 9:21 p.m.
TEMPE, Ariz. – Chris Boucher is in just his fourth year of organized basketball, and Sunday night was the best yet for Oregon’s 6-foot-10 stringbean forward. He scored a career-high …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 30, 2016, 4:43 p.m.
After a week of SWAT raids and a gang dragnet, it was a simple tip from an observant citizen that led police to the two remaining inmates who broke out …
Sat., Jan. 23, 2016, 11:05 p.m.
Gabe York dribbled off his foot, then drove to the basket and missed a contested shot in the waning seconds, and California held on behind Jordan Mathews to beat No. …
Mon., Jan. 4, 2016, 10:52 p.m.
SAN FRANCISCO – After all the talk, El Nino storms have finally lined up over the Pacific and started soaking drought-parched California with rain expected to last for most of …
Tue., Dec. 29, 2015, 6:17 p.m.
If Jared Goff is headed to the NFL early, California’s junior quarterback replaced a couple of pretty big names in the record books in his final college game.
Sat., Nov. 14, 2015, 2:40 p.m.
University of Southern California junior Vanessa Diaz was raised in Dallas. But at a party two years ago, she was asked if she could speak English.
Thu., Oct. 29, 2015, 7:51 p.m.
The Pac-12 and West Coast conferences are converging on eastern Washington this weekend to hold their respective cross country championships.
Sun., Oct. 18, 2015
Toby Schindelbeck, a relatively recent California transplant, should fire the advisers helping him run his campaign for the Coeur d’Alene City Council. First, he angered some residents in a debate …
Sun., Oct. 4, 2015
BERKELEY, Calif. – For three quarters the Washington State pass rush hounded California quarterback Jared Goff, but could never wrap him up before he squirted the ball to an open …
Tue., Sept. 29, 2015
PULLMAN – Washington State’s bye week came before the Cougars had a chance to bang up their bodies too much, and there will surely be times during the nine-game slog …
Sun., April 19, 2015, 9:48 a.m.
SAN FRANCISCO — California almonds are becoming one of the world’s favorite snacks and creating a multibillion-dollar bonanza for agricultural investors. But the crop extracts a staggering price from the …