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Burning Man Weather: Rain and Muck, Followed by Sun and Rave

August 26, 2014 | 9:40 am

Burning Man Weather: Rain and Muck, Followed by Sun and Rave

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Playa at Black Rock City is drying out after rain that forced a temporary closure of roads to the site.

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California Drought Portrait: Our Shrinking Reservoirs

August 26, 2014 | 9:00 am

California Drought Portrait: Our Shrinking Reservoirs

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Logically, it’s not a surprise that lake levels are dropping. But it’s still a shock to see the reality.

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After Record-Breaking Rim Fire, Log Trees or Leave Them?

August 26, 2014 | 8:59 am

After Record-Breaking Rim Fire, Log Trees or Leave Them?

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U.S. Forest Service will release plans for trees in burn zone. Some say logging will destroy habitat.

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IUD Costs Vary by $600 in Bay Area; What Did You Pay?

August 26, 2014 | 8:00 am

IUD Costs Vary by $600 in Bay Area; What Did You Pay?

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Despite the Affordable Care Act many women are still paying hundreds for contraceptives.

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For Some, Getting Medi-Cal Aid Might Cost Them Their Homes

August 26, 2014 | 6:00 am

For Some, Getting Medi-Cal Aid Might Cost Them Their Homes

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By law, state can collect money from estates of some who get benefits from program for the poor.

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California’s Central Valley: ‘More Than Just Farmers on Tractors’ [Video]

August 25, 2014 | 2:50 pm

California’s Central Valley: ‘More Than Just Farmers on Tractors’ [Video]

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Two ‘California Report’ producers get off Highway 99 and meet some Central Valley residents.

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California Wildfire Roundup: Blaze Burns Close to Weaverville

August 25, 2014 | 2:45 pm

California Wildfire Roundup: Blaze Burns Close to Weaverville

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Homes briefly evacuated as fire sparked by highway accident spreads near Gold Rush-era town.

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After Quake, Napa Winemakers React to Shaking, Then Assess Damage

August 25, 2014 | 9:27 am

After Quake, Napa Winemakers React to Shaking, Then Assess Damage

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One Napa vintner provides a glimpse of challenges facing the industry in midst of potential disaster.

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South Napa Earthquake Photos

August 25, 2014 | 9:25 am

South Napa Earthquake Photos

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Images from around the Bay Area following the 6.0-magnitude earthquake.

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South Napa Quake: What Scientists Know So Far

August 25, 2014 | 6:51 am

South Napa Quake: What Scientists Know So Far

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Scientists aren’t certain about the origins of the quake, but are focusing on the small West Napa Fault.

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