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Calderon Scandal Could Involve Biggest Insurance Scam in State History

March 3, 2014 | 8:11 am

Calderon Scandal Could Involve Biggest Insurance Scam in State History

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He is accused of working to keep a law on the books allowing for $500 million in unnecessary surgeries.

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Los Angeles-Area Sen. Ron Calderon Charged in Massive Corruption Case

February 21, 2014 | 12:48 pm

Los Angeles-Area Sen. Ron Calderon Charged in Massive Corruption Case

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Twenty-four count indictment against state lawmaker includes allegation of receiving $100,000 in bribes.

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Moving New Floodgates to Folsom Dam Will Require I-5 Closures

February 11, 2014 | 8:30 am

Moving New Floodgates to Folsom Dam Will Require I-5 Closures

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Interstate and other roads to be shut down in sections to transport structure from Oregon to California.

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In Oakland, Using Video Games to Build a Bridge to Silicon Valley

February 7, 2014 | 4:03 pm

In Oakland, Using Video Games to Build a Bridge to Silicon Valley

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Industry-supported program aims to give under-represented youth a shot at tech-focused careers.

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News Pix: 49er Fans Prepare for Showdown; and Water Gods, Please Smile On Us

January 17, 2014 | 11:34 am

News Pix: 49er Fans Prepare for Showdown; and Water Gods, Please Smile On Us

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News in photographs from around the Bay Area.

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As Drought Deepens, Catholic Bishops Say ‘Pray for Rain’

January 7, 2014 | 2:43 pm

As Drought Deepens, Catholic Bishops Say ‘Pray for Rain’

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Bishops urge appeal to God as state deals with impact of 13 straight months of scant precipitation.

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For Bay Area Sports Fans, 2013 Was Deja Vu All Over Again

January 2, 2014 | 9:30 am

For Bay Area Sports Fans, 2013 Was Deja Vu All Over Again

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2013 was a year in sports for Bay Area fans much like 2012, except that the Giants did not prevail.

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Highlights of California’s New Laws in 2014

December 30, 2013 | 7:00 am

Highlights of California’s New Laws in 2014

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From gun control to mountain lions, a few of the many changes taking effect in the new year.

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Gov. Brown Grants 127 Christmas Eve Pardons

December 24, 2013 | 12:58 pm

Gov. Brown Grants 127 Christmas Eve Pardons

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Those pardoned have completed their sentences, have a record of at least a decade without criminal activity.

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Poll: Gov. Brown’s High Approval Ratings — We’d Elect Him Again

December 5, 2013 | 6:00 am

Poll: Gov. Brown’s High Approval Ratings — We’d Elect Him Again

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A new Field Poll shows California voters think Brown is doing a good job, and could win another term.

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