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Nate Rott

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Immigration Protests Continue In California Town

Saturday, July 19, 2014

Saturday is the second day of protests by those opposed housing migrant children in their towns. Murrieta, Calif., is among those cities, but many say the protesters don't represent their city.

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Under Calif. Law With Teeth, Big-Time Lawsuits Hit Small Businesses

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Some California lawyers and litigants have created a cottage industry around the Americans with Disabilities Act. Some plaintiffs file hundreds of complaints a year, collecting a living off small businesses that aren't compliant with the ADA. Small business advocates and community leaders say they focus on minority businesses because they make for easier targets.

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Hobie Alter, The Henry Ford Of Surfboards, Dies At 80

Monday, March 31, 2014

Surfboard pioneer Hobie Alter has died. He was the first to mass-produce foam surfboards, which helped popularize the sport. He went on to change sailing with his low-cost "Hobie Cat" catamaran.

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Tragedy, Thy Name Is A Busted Bracket

Friday, March 21, 2014

Each year, countless brackets are upended by upsets in the men's NCAA basketball tournament. We hear laments from those whose brackets were busted within hours of the first full day of play.

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Report: Emergency Response Inadequate In Airport Shooting

Tuesday, March 18, 2014

A report on the deadly shooting at Los Angeles International Airport last year was released Tuesday. It criticizes the response of public safety agencies, citing poor coordination and faulty technology.

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The Search For Drinking Water In California Has Led To The Ocean

Wednesday, February 26, 2014

As the state slogs through a major drought, officials look for new water sources โ€” like desalination plants that make water from the Pacific drinkable. Opponents worry about environmental damage.

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Jason Collins Returns To Nets As First Openly Gay NBA Player

Monday, February 24, 2014

Jason Collins became the first openly gay male athlete to play in any of the four largest professional sports in the U.S. He joined the Brooklyn Nets in what many are calling a historic moment.

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Montana Ranchers Learn Ways To Live With Wolves

Saturday, February 08, 2014

Gray wolves are a controversial and polarizing animal in much of the American West. Wolves have slowly come back from extinction, forcing people to learn how to coexist with the cunning predator. One farmer is teaching his cattle to huddle together as bison do when threatened โ€” there is safety in numbers.

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California Car Dealer Remembered For Gonzo TV Ads

Tuesday, September 10, 2013

Famed southern California car dealer Cal Worthington died Sunday at the age of 92. His ubiquitous television ads featured circus animals and stunts and a fast-paced sales pitch.

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Ordinary Americans React To Calls For Strikes On Syria

Tuesday, September 10, 2013

As Congress prepares to take a vote on whether to launch a military strike against Syria, opinions vary widely among voters. We'll get a sampling of opinions from Fort Campbell, Ky., Los Angeles and State College, Pa.

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Firefighters Battle To Get A Grip On Calif. Rim Fire

Thursday, August 29, 2013

In California, there are more than 4,500 firefighters battling the wildfire burning in and around Yosemite National Park. The Rim Fire is more than 300 square miles in size. Crews have been making progress by doing controlled burns of things like brush that would feed a bigger blaze.

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Crews Try To Slow Growth Of Fire Near Yosemite

Wednesday, August 28, 2013

The wildfire burning near Yosemite National Park is now the seventh largest in California history. Fire crews continue to make progress, but they have lots of work ahead of them.

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Fighting Rim Fire A Balancing Act As It Grows On Two Sides

Tuesday, August 27, 2013

The massive Rim Fire burning near Yosemite National Park has now scorched early 180,000 acres and has reached Hetch Hetchy Reservoir, which supplies the San Francisco area with much of its drinking water.

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Fire Near Yosemite Grows To Nearly 150,000 Acres

Monday, August 26, 2013

Thousands of firefighters are battling the massive Rim Fire burning in and around Yosemite National Park in California. The fire has already burned more than 149,000 acres.

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Wildfire At Yosemite Expected To Break Records

Monday, August 26, 2013

Firefighters are battling a huge wildfire at Yosemite National Park in California. Only 7 percent of the fire has been contained. Thousands of firefighters are pitted against it, with more on the way. Thousands of residents have been evacuated.

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Calls Continue For San Diego Mayor To Step Down

Tuesday, August 20, 2013

Embattled San Diego mayor Bob Filner and attorneys met Tuesday about his future as the leader of the city. The mayor is under pressure to resign following allegations of sexual harassment by at least 16 women. Meanwhile, a recall petition drive is under way while the mayor's supporters try to counter criticism.

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Firefighting's First Female General Makes Order Out Of Chaos

Monday, August 12, 2013

Jeanne Pincha-Tulley is a Type 1 incident commander, the wildland firefighting equivalent of a one-star general. She manages the most destructive and most complex wildfires. Incident command teams, she says, are "used to taking complicated and making it work."

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California's New Rules Could Change The Rideshare Game

Thursday, August 08, 2013

For years, cities and states have struggled to figure out what to do about the rise in ridesharing companies such as Uber and Lyft. California recently took the first steps toward legitimizing them, a move that could serve as a model for places also trying to catch up with the boom.

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Game Over For NCAA And Electronic Arts

Thursday, July 18, 2013

The NCAA has announced it is breaking ties with Electronic Arts Inc., the sports gaming company. The move is likely fallout from an ongoing lawsuit that wants the NCAA to compensate current and former student athletes for the money made from broadcasts and video games, among other things.

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Nation Grieves After Arizona Firefighting Tragedy

Tuesday, July 02, 2013

The names of the 19 firefighters killed in the Yarnell Hill Fire in Arizona were released on Monday. Authorities have not offered many specifics about what happened when the crew was overwhelmed by fire.

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