Road Woes Continue for Oregon State

Courtesy: Oregon State Athletic Communications BERKELEY, Calif. — Four Oregon State players scored in double figures but California used an 18-0 run in the second half to pull away and win 73-56 at Haas Pavilion on Sunday afternoon. Malcolm Duvivier led the Beavers (17-12, 8-9 Pac-12) with 18 points and a career-high eight rebounds, while … Continue reading »

Plastic Bag Ban Delayed in California

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — It appears “paper or plastic” will still be an option in California for a while longer. The state passed a law that prohibits stores from giving single-use plastic bags for free to consumers. It was set to go into effect in July, but the Secretary of State has announced opponents of the … Continue reading »

“Superbug” Lawsuits Filed at UCLA

(CNN) — The first lawsuit related to the “Superbug” bacterial infections at a UCLA hospital was filed Monday. Court documents show the suit is against the manufacturer of the endoscopic equipment, and not the hospital itself. Two patients died and at least five others were infected with the deadly bacteria after having medical procedures at a … Continue reading »

1000’s of Immigrants Licensed to Drive

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — A new report finds California’s program that allows undocumented immigrants to obtain a driver’s license is off to an auspicious start. According to California’s Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV), the state has issued 59,000 driver’s licenses to immigrants in the country illegally during the first month of applications. Officials said 236,000 immigrants applied … Continue reading »

Motorcycle Fire Leads to Arrest

MEDFORD, Ore. — A motorcycle fire in Medford early Thursday morning lead to the arrest of two wanted fugitives. At about 6:25 A.M., officers responded to a report of a motorcycle on fire in the Bear Creek Shopping Center on Biddle Rd. Police said they found Harry Corbin, 36, and Michelle Sager, 35, at the … Continue reading »

Possible Ebola Case in California

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — A California hospital is treating a patient who may have the Ebola virus. Workers wore protective clothing as an ambulance brought the patient to the emergency department of UC Davis Medical Center. Health officials say the patient was at low risk for Ebola, but did meet the government guidelines for being tested. … Continue reading »

Brush Fire Burns Near San Francisco

PACIFICA, Calif. (CNN) — Flames erupted early Monday morning in Pacifica about 15 miles south of San Francisco. High winds pushed the brush fire near a neighborhood, forcing dozens of evacuations. It also threatened a nearby high school. No injuries were reported and no homes were damaged. Residents were later allowed to return home. Now, … Continue reading »

Web Extra: Ducks at Disneyland!

ANAHEIM, California – The Oregon Ducks football team is in Southern California and preparing for the Rose Bowl. Here’s what they had to say after the first gathering of the two teams at Disneyland and California Adventure on Saturday. Oregon head coach Mark Helfrich: Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota: Oregon center Hroniss Grasu: Oregon linebacker Tony … Continue reading »

California in Dire Need of Rain

CNN – According to a study from NASA, California needs roughly 11 trillion gallons of rain to survive its extreme drought. That’s enough water to fill 17-million Olympic swimming pools. Officials say the situation is so dire, the flooding that struck the state earlier this year barely made a dent in the drought. Most of … Continue reading »

Storm Causes Concern for California

CALIFORNIA – 50 year-old rainfall records are being shattered up and down California this morning, but it’s not all good news for the state. The torrential rains are triggering flash floods and mud slides in areas stripped bare by wildfires. The scorched earth of California, suffering through its worst drought in more than a century, … Continue reading »

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