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May Camelopardalids, We Hardly Saw You

May 27, 2014 | 1:58 pm

May Camelopardalids, We Hardly Saw You

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No, we didn’t see a meteor shower. But the late-night stars and pictures were pretty good.

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Amid Drought, State Water Rights System Delivers a Rich Supply to a Few

May 27, 2014 | 9:49 am

Amid Drought, State Water Rights System Delivers a Rich Supply to a Few

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Some ‘senior rights’ holders can get virtually all the water they want as the rest of state cuts back.

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Bay Area Communities See Signs of Climate Change

May 25, 2014 | 9:00 am

Bay Area Communities See Signs of Climate Change

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The Bay Area is already seeing signs of climate change.

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Tonight’s Meteor Shower: Never Before Seen and Maybe Up to 200 an Hour

May 23, 2014 | 5:27 pm

Tonight’s Meteor Shower: Never Before Seen and Maybe Up to 200 an Hour

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The May Camelopardalids, named after the ‘camel leopard’ constellation, might be phenomenal.

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Report: Drought No Problem for State Finances or Credit — Yet

May 21, 2014 | 2:30 pm

Report: Drought No Problem for State Finances or Credit — Yet

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Moody’s Investors Service says even in agricultural counties the financial impact is limited so far.

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Sacramento Halfway Through Costly Water-Meter Marathon

May 20, 2014 | 5:45 am

Sacramento Halfway Through Costly Water-Meter Marathon

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Capital city is nearly a decade into 20-year project to install water meters. The price tag keeps rising.

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The Hunt is On for Who or What Caused San Diego Area Blazes

May 16, 2014 | 4:18 pm

The Hunt is On for Who or What Caused San Diego Area Blazes

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Were they ignited by something as ordinary as sparks from cars or something as sinister as an arsonist?

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Judge Tours Billionaire’s Disputed Beachfront Property

May 15, 2014 | 4:50 pm

Judge Tours Billionaire’s Disputed Beachfront Property

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Superior Court Judge Barbara Mallach toured Martins Beach for nearly an hour, assessing the property.

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New Evacuations Ordered in San Diego County Wildfires

May 15, 2014 | 3:23 pm

New Evacuations Ordered in San Diego County Wildfires

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One of nine blazes in county races across hillsides near campus of Cal State-San Marcos.

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San Diego County Fires Prompt Evacuation Notices for 15,000

May 14, 2014 | 3:15 pm

San Diego County Fires Prompt Evacuation Notices for 15,000

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At least 30 homes burned as thousands are forced to flee rapidly advancing flames in Carlsbad.

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