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Holiday Books

Holiday Books

Deep dough knowledge from the chef behind the award-winning restaurant Felix Trattoria in Venice, Calif

After a frightening seizure with “violent convulsions,” he goes to his mom.

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The Year in Pictures 2019

The Year in Pictures 2019

I saw people riding a bus, then a young girl with her mom riding with her big, beautiful English setter

Oakland, Calif., Oct. 7

Windsor, Calif., Oct. 27

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Wish Book: Latinas Contra Cancer makes survivors feel like themselves again

Wish Book: Latinas Contra Cancer makes survivors feel like themselves again

Tina Urbina looks around the clothing boutique inside the Latinas Contra Cancer office in San Jose, Calif

Urbina looks at her recently did makeup in the mirror at Latinas Contra Cancer office in San Jose, Calif

Lina Urbina at the clothing boutique inside the Latinas Contra Cancer office in San Jose, Calif., on

When Tina Urbina brought home a flyer for Latinas Contra Cancer, she and her mom decided to give it a

When Tina Urbina brought home a flyer for Latinas Contra Cancer, she and her mom decided to give it a

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NATO leaders mocking Trump in video proof America 'cannot be trusted' by allies, Cory Booker says

NATO leaders mocking Trump in video proof America 'cannot be trusted' by allies, Cory Booker says

CNN'S CHRIS CUOMO MOCKED AFTER ATTEMPT TO DISPROVE TRUMP'S PHONE THEORY WITH CALL TO MOM FAIL

Kamala Harris D-Calif, dropping out of the 2020 presidential race.

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Calif. Mom Tied Son's Hands, Put Bag Over His Head During Fire: Police

Calif. Mom Tied Son's Hands, Put Bag Over His Head During Fire: Police

Authorities say a woman placed a plastic bag over her 3-year-old son’s head and tied his hands as their Santa Paula home burned. Santa Paula police say 47-year-old Maricela Magana Ruiz and her son were...

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Calif. Mom Tied Son's Hands, Put Bag Over His Head During Fire: Police

Calif. Mom Tied Son's Hands, Put Bag Over His Head During Fire: Police

Authorities say a woman placed a plastic bag over her 3-year-old son’s head and tied his hands as their Santa Paula home burned. Santa Paula police say 47-year-old Maricela Magana Ruiz and her son were...

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First look inside Palo Alto’s new Misfits Bakehouse

First look inside Palo Alto’s new Misfits Bakehouse

Gluten-free bagels are freshly baked daily at the new Misfits’ Bakehouse in Palo Alto, Calif., on Friday

Mina Makram, poses for a photo inside the new Misfits Bakehouse space in Palo Alto, Calif., on Friday

A customer enters the new Misfits Bakehouse space in Palo Alto, Calif., on Friday, Nov. 22, 2019.

Gluten-free cinnamon rolls at Misfits Bakehouse, on Friday, Nov. 22, 2019, in Palo Alto, Calif.

continue to rotate and feature specials, always with an Egyptian-style dish or two, inspired by Makram’s mom

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Saugus High School choir teacher hailed for treating bleeding girl after shooting, barricading class with piano

Saugus High School choir teacher hailed for treating bleeding girl after shooting, barricading class with piano

shooting at Saugus High School that injured several people, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019, in Santa Clarita, Calif

"It was just so hard hearing her say 'I want my mom,'” Eddie said of the wounded girl.

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Santa Clarita high school shooter identified as Nathaniel Berhow

Santa Clarita high school shooter identified as Nathaniel Berhow

He is a half-Japanese, half-American student whose family lives in Valencia, Calif., about two miles

In 2016, shortly before Mark Berhow died, the shooter’s mom sued him for custody of their children, according

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Parolee is no hometown hero in TV comedy 'Back to Life'

Parolee is no hometown hero in TV comedy 'Back to Life'

Back To Life" panel during the Summer 2019 Television Critics Association Press Tour in Beverly Hills, Calif

Her mom and dad welcome her return, but the villagers aren't so forgiving of her crime.

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In a sign of a changing economy, an iconic Half Moon Bay flower company closes its doors

In a sign of a changing economy, an iconic Half Moon Bay flower company closes its doors

Teresa Covarrubias picks up a hydrangea at Bay City Flower Company in Half Moon Bay, Calif., on Tuesday

Some of the succulents at Bay City Flower Company in Half Moon Bay, Calif., on Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2019

Rosa Marriquez picks out some flowers at Bay City Flower Company in Half Moon Bay, Calif., on Tuesday

Some of the flowers at Bay City Flower Company in Half Moon Bay, Calif., on Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2019.

Covarrubias said she is “grateful” that the company hired her as a single mom and let her leave work

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Abcarian: Impact of Katie Hill’s resignation on young voters she woke

Abcarian: Impact of Katie Hill’s resignation on young voters she woke

eve of the 2018 midterm election, Melainey Foerster, a student at Hart High School in Santa Clarita, Calif

she asked her mom.

She left class and called her mom, who told her what was happening.

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House Dem Katie Porter wears Batgirl costume in Congress

House Dem Katie Porter wears Batgirl costume in Congress

Katie Porter, D-Calif., wore a Halloween costume and kept her mask on during a vote Thursday in the House

To my kids Luke, Paul, and Betsy, I’m still just Mom—seeing the Bat Signal on Halloween & putting on

Katie Porter, D-Calif., wore a Halloween costume and kept her mask on during a vote in the House Financial

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PG&E downed wires being investigated as possible cause of Milpitas house fires

PG&E downed wires being investigated as possible cause of Milpitas house fires

Robert Pease shows his family home that was damaged during a fire on Barker Street in Milpitas, Calif

Brin who was hit by a car after running out of their home during a fire on Barker Street in Milpitas, Calif

A home damaged during a fire last Sunday on Barker Street in Milpitas, Calif., on Wednesday, Oct. 30,

A home damaged during a fire on Barker Street in Milpitas, Calif., on Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2019.

grabbed the hose and tried to put it out myself, and by that time I just ran inside the house and said ‘Mom

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Thirty months after fatal Firestone blast, Colorado’s widening web of underground pipelines still not fully mapped

Thirty months after fatal Firestone blast, Colorado’s widening web of underground pipelines still not fully mapped

Elsewhere, a broken 28-year-old, 2-inch diameter oil line near Santa Barbara, Calif., in 2015 spewed

“He just kept telling me, ‘It is going to happen again, mom! It is going to happen again!’

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Alyssa Milano, Celebrity Activist for the Celebrity Presidential Age

Alyssa Milano, Celebrity Activist for the Celebrity Presidential Age

“I think I’m going to just talk to him as a concerned mom,” Ms. Milano said.

We were seated in the office of her home in Bell Canyon, Calif., where she lives with her husband, two

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POLITICO Playbook PM: ‘All they do is enable him’: Pelosi rips the press

POLITICO Playbook PM: ‘All they do is enable him’: Pelosi rips the press

UNLIKE IN THE HOUSE, where chairmen Adam Schiff (D-Calif.) and Jerry Nadler (D-N.Y.) have been driving

And he ran circles around ranking member Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.), who read her questions from notes

How she got her start: “As a kid, my mom and I had a lot of conversations about what she was studying

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Opinion | My American Surrogate

Opinion | My American Surrogate

I’m a full-time mom. I work full-time as well.

Mom, I want popcorn. We’re not doing popcorn. We’re going night-night. O.K.? Come on.

Kelsee-Mom. Look at Kelsee-Mom. You’re just so content. [MUSIC]

We hit it off quickly, and I followed her back to the “hotel” in her single-family home in Fontana, Calif

She was living her American dream in a townhouse in Irvine, Calif., supplying Chinese prospective parents

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Devin Nunes sues CNN for $435M over ‘false and defamatory’ Ukraine story

Devin Nunes sues CNN for $435M over ‘false and defamatory’ Ukraine story

Devin Nunes, R-Calif., sued CNN for defamation on Tuesday, accusing the cable network of publishing a

CNN'S CHRIS CUOMO MOCKED AFTER ATTEMPT TO DISPROVE TRUMP'S PHONE THEORY WITH CALL TO MOM FAIL

Devin Nunes of Calif., is seeking at least $435,350,000 from CNN in compensatory and punitive damages

Devin Nunes, R-Calif., sued CNN for defamation on Tuesday, accusing the cable network of publishing a

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Calif. Mom Tied Son's Hands, Put Bag Over His Head During Fire: Police

Calif. Mom Tied Son's Hands, Put Bag Over His Head During Fire: Police

Authorities say a woman placed a plastic bag over her 3-year-old son’s head and tied his hands as their Santa Paula home burned. Santa Paula police say 47-year-old Maricela Magana Ruiz and her son were...

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Calif. Mom Tied Son's Hands, Put Bag Over His Head During Fire: Police

Calif. Mom Tied Son's Hands, Put Bag Over His Head During Fire: Police

Authorities say a woman placed a plastic bag over her 3-year-old son’s head and tied his hands as their Santa Paula home burned. Santa Paula police say 47-year-old Maricela Magana Ruiz and her son were...

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‘It never ends:’ Three years later, tragedy of Ghost Ship warehouse fire still affects many lives

‘It never ends:’ Three years later, tragedy of Ghost Ship warehouse fire still affects many lives

Davidson Superior Courthouse in Oakland, Calif., on Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019.

an item on the memorial sculpture at the Ghost Ship warehouse in the Fruitvale District of Oakland, Calif

Cyril Deaconoff pays his respects at the Ghost Ship warehouse in the Fruitvale District of Oakland, Calif

Davidson Superior Courthouse in Oakland, Calif., on Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019.

tank top, a see-through tunic, zebra tights, a black mini-skirt and her favorite black boots that her mom

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Memorial held for two kids who died in California van crash

Memorial held for two kids who died in California van crash

afternoon when a van carrying 10 -- all between the ages of 12-17 -- crashed and overturned in a Stockton, Calif

“I don’t know why the mom let her drive the van and pick up all the kids,” Sayasit told FOX40.

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Editorial: Californians must help kill sleazy Westlands water deal

Editorial: Californians must help kill sleazy Westlands water deal

mailed to Emma Leal, Bureau of Reclamation, South-Central California Area Office, 1243 N Street, Fresno, Calif

The district likes to portray itself as filled with mom-and-pop family farming operations, but the fact

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The Quinceañera, Redefined

The Quinceañera, Redefined

The occasion, which brought over 100 people together in Pomona, Calif., was what Jayla and her mother

In Bakersfield, Calif., on the same day as Jayla’s quince, Amina Shareef Hamza, 14, had a quinceañera

“My dad speaks Arabic and my mom speaks to me in Spanish,” she said. “It’s a taste of both worlds.”

“My mom came here in the ’70s and she cleaned houses and went through hell for us, and now she gets to

“My dad is Yemeni and my mom is Mexican, and I wasn’t able to celebrate both sides when I was younger

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Jennifer Lee, Queen of the ‘Frozen’ Franchise

Jennifer Lee, Queen of the ‘Frozen’ Franchise

BURBANK, Calif. — For decades, Disney hypnotized us into thinking that someday our prince would come.

“I grew up in the ’70s and had a mom that was the single mom and very independent, so that wasn’t the

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Billie Lourd admits she ‘didn’t like’ Princess Leia growing up, says ‘Star Wars’ role took her mom away

Billie Lourd admits she ‘didn’t like’ Princess Leia growing up, says ‘Star Wars’ role took her mom away

21st Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards at The Shrine Auditorium on January 25, 2015 in Los Angeles, Calif

as they arrive at the premiere of "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" on December 14, 2015 in Hollywood, Calif

“I just wanted my mom – the one who lived on Earth,” she wrote.

Lucasfilm's "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" at The Shrine Auditorium on December 9, 2017 in Los Angeles, Calif

“I grew up with three parents: a mom, a dad and Princess Leia.

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In a sign of a changing economy, an iconic Half Moon Bay flower company closes its doors

In a sign of a changing economy, an iconic Half Moon Bay flower company closes its doors

Teresa Covarrubias picks up a hydrangea at Bay City Flower Company in Half Moon Bay, Calif., on Tuesday

Some of the succulents at Bay City Flower Company in Half Moon Bay, Calif., on Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2019

Rosa Marriquez picks out some flowers at Bay City Flower Company in Half Moon Bay, Calif., on Tuesday

Some of the flowers at Bay City Flower Company in Half Moon Bay, Calif., on Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2019.

Covarrubias said she is “grateful” that the company hired her as a single mom and let her leave work

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Mom gets prison for sex with teen boys

Mom gets prison for sex with teen boys

TULARE, Calif. — A central California mother convicted of having sex with two teenage boys has been sentenced

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Elizabeth Holmes Halloween costumes spark black turtleneck shortage

Elizabeth Holmes Halloween costumes spark black turtleneck shortage

The issue was discovered by Quartz reporter Daniel Wolfe, who is based in Oakland, Calif., and was looking

“My mom had me in black turtlenecks when I was, like, 8. I probably have 150 of these.

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Black turtleneck shortage linked to Elizabeth Holmes Halloween costumes

Black turtleneck shortage linked to Elizabeth Holmes Halloween costumes

The issue was discovered by Quartz reporter Daniel Wolfe, who is based in Oakland, Calif., and was looking

“My mom had me in black turtlenecks when I was, like, 8. I probably have 150 of these.

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‘I’m dying’: Relatives await answers in smuggling case

‘I’m dying’: Relatives await answers in smuggling case

“I’m so sorry mom and dad. … My journey abroad doesn’t succeed,” she wrote.

Mom, I love you and dad very much. I’m dying because I can’t breathe. … Mom, I’m so sorry.”

AGUA DULCE, Calif. (AP) — California U.S. Rep.

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Giuliana Rancic announces she's leaving E! News

Giuliana Rancic announces she's leaving E! News

Rancic, left, and his wife Giuliana Rancic attending the 2012 Do Something awards in Santa Monica, Calif

“I think as a working mom, we’re pulled in a lot of different directions and of course we want to be

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Jada Pinkett Smith 'furious' after Child Protective Services investigated daughter Willow's eating habits

Jada Pinkett Smith 'furious' after Child Protective Services investigated daughter Willow's eating habits

According to the famous mom, Willow, 13, was photographed fully-clothed while laying in bed next to shirtless

award at the MTV Movie and TV Awards on Saturday, June 15, 2019, at the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, Calif

a bowl of cereal specifically because I knew that they said you were starving me," Willow told her mom

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Wish Book: San Jose non-profit helps disadvantaged kids see the light

Wish Book: San Jose non-profit helps disadvantaged kids see the light

Michael Sotelo, 5, of San Jose on Oct. 14, 2019, in the Healthier Kids Foundation's office in San Jose, Calif

Ana Hernandez of San Jose, on Oct. 14, 2019, in the Healthier Kids Foundation's office in San Jose, Calif

Mom didn’t know that he had vision issues; she’d noticed he’d rub his eyes a lot but thought it was

Ambriz worked with Michael and his mom to get the right eye doctor who then prescribed the right glasses

Michael, his mom beams proudly, is one of the lucky ones who has benefited from the non-profit’s mission

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Princess Anne's shrug at queen, Trump causes social media frenzy

Princess Anne's shrug at queen, Trump causes social media frenzy

princess anne being scolded by the queen to go meet trump reminds me of when my mom tries passing the

Ted Lieu, D-Calif., chimed in on Twitter, writing, "What Princess Anne did was unnecessary and disrespectful

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Calif. Mom Tied Son's Hands, Put Bag Over His Head During Fire: Police

Calif. Mom Tied Son's Hands, Put Bag Over His Head During Fire: Police

Authorities say a woman placed a plastic bag over her 3-year-old son’s head and tied his hands as their Santa Paula home burned. Santa Paula police say 47-year-old Maricela Magana Ruiz and her son were...

Read full article: Calif. Mom Tied Son's Hands, Put Bag Ove...→
Calif. Mom Tied Son's Hands, Put Bag Over His Head During Fire: Police

Calif. Mom Tied Son's Hands, Put Bag Over His Head During Fire: Police

Authorities say a woman placed a plastic bag over her 3-year-old son’s head and tied his hands as their Santa Paula home burned. Santa Paula police say 47-year-old Maricela Magana Ruiz and her son were...

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‘I Have a Ph.D. in Not Having Money’

‘I Have a Ph.D. in Not Having Money’

Shawn Johnson was born just outside Stockton, Calif., but he moved around growing up, settling wherever

“But that doesn’t account for day-to-day expenses now, like if my mom texts me asking for help.”

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POLITICO Playbook: Impeachment hearing standouts

POLITICO Playbook: Impeachment hearing standouts

Himes is No. 2 to ADAM SCHIFF (D-Calif.), the chairman, and therefore was at the front end of every hearing

THE SIDESHOW … “Selfies, live-tweeting and texts from mom: Lawmakers become impeachment spectators,”

“State of the Union”: House Intelligence Chairman Adam Schiff (D-Calif.).

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California shooting prompted fearful students to text families: 'i love you and dad so much'

California shooting prompted fearful students to text families: 'i love you and dad so much'

"Hey mom i don't know whats going on here at school but i love you and im so thankful for everything

youve done for me,” a frightened student at Saugus High School in Santa Clarita, Calif., wrote to her

"Hey mom i don't know whats going on here at school but i love you and im so thankful for everything

shooting at Saugus High School that injured several people, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019, in Santa Clarita, Calif

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Rebirth, angst and the 'new normal' of California wildfires

Rebirth, angst and the 'new normal' of California wildfires

In this Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019, photo, builders work on a new home in Santa Rosa, Calif.

SANTA ROSA, Calif. -- Tina Chandler walks outside her home and sniffs the air.

His mom wants to stay, too, but she hasn't been sleeping well since the Kincade Fire dredged up old anxieties

"I don't want to live scared," the 54-year-old mom said. "But where would we go?"

"As a mom, you want to remember that stuff," she said, her eyes filling with tears.

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Video: Joey and Mary Jo Buttafuoco's daughter on life in the public eye

Video: Joey and Mary Jo Buttafuoco's daughter on life in the public eye

Now Playing: 5-year-old’s quick thinking saves diabetic mom

Now Playing: One year since Camp Fire in Paradise, Calif.

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Buttigieg catches Warren in Iowa

Buttigieg catches Warren in Iowa

be­cause every­one’s head will turn if he does that,’ said Laura Nibbi, a 58-year-old stay-at-home mom

who support him know that he is a fighter and will back him all the way.” – Mike Tardif, Santa Ana, Calif

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Kim Kardashian rents childhood home for Kris Jenner's 64th birthday

Kim Kardashian rents childhood home for Kris Jenner's 64th birthday

The "Keeping Up with the Kardashians" star threw a surprise party for her mom Kris Jenner's 64th birthday

, renting out the family's childhood home in Beverly Hills, Calif.

"Today we celebrate my mom," she continued. "Anyone that knows her, knows how sentimental she is.

"(Yes my mom had a 2 DIE 4 license plate!)

I am so proud I was able to keep such a meaningful surprise a secret from my mom and sisters for weeks

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Pelosi's daughter accuses New York Times of 'sexism' with photo of mother's heels

Pelosi's daughter accuses New York Times of 'sexism' with photo of mother's heels

Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., became the first female Speaker of the House when former President Obama took

She added that she was "trying to be the mom" during negotiations.

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Kincade Fire: Farmworkers flee without gas or cash and are stranded at makeshift shelter

Kincade Fire: Farmworkers flee without gas or cash and are stranded at makeshift shelter

Empire Food Bank in Santa Rosa distribute food at the Cloverdale Citrus Fairgrounds in Cloverdale, Calif

Bank in Santa Rosa distribute food for evacuees at the Cloverdale Citrus Fairgrounds in Cloverdale, Calif

Rosa, distributes food for Kincade Fire evacuees at the Cloverdale Citrus Fairgrounds in Cloverdale, Calif

CLOVERDALE, CA: OCTOBER 29: Kinkade Fire evacuees Fatima Calvo, center, leans on her mom Adelina Calvo

Rosa distribute food for Kincade Fire evacuees at the Cloverdale Citrus Fairgrounds in Cloverdale, Calif

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Two years ago, their Coffey Park neighborhood burned. Now they’re reliving a ‘nightmare’

Two years ago, their Coffey Park neighborhood burned. Now they’re reliving a ‘nightmare’

crew works to protect a structure as the Kincade Fire threatens along Chalk Hill Road in Healdsburg, Calif

Fire rages Sunday morning, Oct. 27, 2019, on Highway 128 in the Alexander Valley east of Geyserville, Calif

rages down Highway 128 in the Alexander Valley, Sunday morning, Oct. 27, 2019, east of Geyserville, Calif

high winds early Sunday morning, Oct. 27, 2019, burning in the Alexander Valley east of Geyserville, Calif

been checking in with each other through the night, and pointed around the block — “she’s a single mom

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When Did America Turn Away From Free Speech?

When Did America Turn Away From Free Speech?

Well your mom wears combat boots!”

Most recently, House Financial Services Committee Chairwoman Maxine Waters, D-Calif., harangued Facebook

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Holiday Books

Holiday Books

Deep dough knowledge from the chef behind the award-winning restaurant Felix Trattoria in Venice, Calif

After a frightening seizure with “violent convulsions,” he goes to his mom.

Read full article: Holiday Books...→
Jada Pinkett Smith 'furious' after Child Protective Services investigated daughter Willow's eating habits

Jada Pinkett Smith 'furious' after Child Protective Services investigated daughter Willow's eating habits

According to the famous mom, Willow, 13, was photographed fully-clothed while laying in bed next to shirtless

award at the MTV Movie and TV Awards on Saturday, June 15, 2019, at the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, Calif

a bowl of cereal specifically because I knew that they said you were starving me," Willow told her mom

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Opinion | My American Surrogate

Opinion | My American Surrogate

I’m a full-time mom. I work full-time as well.

Mom, I want popcorn. We’re not doing popcorn. We’re going night-night. O.K.? Come on.

Kelsee-Mom. Look at Kelsee-Mom. You’re just so content. [MUSIC]

We hit it off quickly, and I followed her back to the “hotel” in her single-family home in Fontana, Calif

She was living her American dream in a townhouse in Irvine, Calif., supplying Chinese prospective parents

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Wish Book: Latinas Contra Cancer makes survivors feel like themselves again

Wish Book: Latinas Contra Cancer makes survivors feel like themselves again

Tina Urbina looks around the clothing boutique inside the Latinas Contra Cancer office in San Jose, Calif

Urbina looks at her recently did makeup in the mirror at Latinas Contra Cancer office in San Jose, Calif

Lina Urbina at the clothing boutique inside the Latinas Contra Cancer office in San Jose, Calif., on

When Tina Urbina brought home a flyer for Latinas Contra Cancer, she and her mom decided to give it a

When Tina Urbina brought home a flyer for Latinas Contra Cancer, she and her mom decided to give it a

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Princess Anne's shrug at queen, Trump causes social media frenzy

Princess Anne's shrug at queen, Trump causes social media frenzy

princess anne being scolded by the queen to go meet trump reminds me of when my mom tries passing the

Ted Lieu, D-Calif., chimed in on Twitter, writing, "What Princess Anne did was unnecessary and disrespectful

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Calif. Mom Tied Son's Hands, Put Bag Over His Head During Fire: Police

Calif. Mom Tied Son's Hands, Put Bag Over His Head During Fire: Police

Authorities say a woman placed a plastic bag over her 3-year-old son’s head and tied his hands as their Santa Paula home burned. Santa Paula police say 47-year-old Maricela Magana Ruiz and her son were...

Read full article: Calif. Mom Tied Son's Hands, Put Bag Ove...→
Calif. Mom Tied Son's Hands, Put Bag Over His Head During Fire: Police

Calif. Mom Tied Son's Hands, Put Bag Over His Head During Fire: Police

Authorities say a woman placed a plastic bag over her 3-year-old son’s head and tied his hands as their Santa Paula home burned. Santa Paula police say 47-year-old Maricela Magana Ruiz and her son were...

Read full article: Calif. Mom Tied Son's Hands, Put Bag Ove...→
Calif. Mom Tied Son's Hands, Put Bag Over His Head During Fire: Police

Calif. Mom Tied Son's Hands, Put Bag Over His Head During Fire: Police

Authorities say a woman placed a plastic bag over her 3-year-old son’s head and tied his hands as their Santa Paula home burned. Santa Paula police say 47-year-old Maricela Magana Ruiz and her son were...

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‘It never ends:’ Three years later, tragedy of Ghost Ship warehouse fire still affects many lives

‘It never ends:’ Three years later, tragedy of Ghost Ship warehouse fire still affects many lives

Davidson Superior Courthouse in Oakland, Calif., on Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019.

an item on the memorial sculpture at the Ghost Ship warehouse in the Fruitvale District of Oakland, Calif

Cyril Deaconoff pays his respects at the Ghost Ship warehouse in the Fruitvale District of Oakland, Calif

Davidson Superior Courthouse in Oakland, Calif., on Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019.

tank top, a see-through tunic, zebra tights, a black mini-skirt and her favorite black boots that her mom

Read full article: ‘It never ends:’ Three years later, trag...→
First look inside Palo Alto’s new Misfits Bakehouse

First look inside Palo Alto’s new Misfits Bakehouse

Gluten-free bagels are freshly baked daily at the new Misfits’ Bakehouse in Palo Alto, Calif., on Friday

Mina Makram, poses for a photo inside the new Misfits Bakehouse space in Palo Alto, Calif., on Friday

A customer enters the new Misfits Bakehouse space in Palo Alto, Calif., on Friday, Nov. 22, 2019.

Gluten-free cinnamon rolls at Misfits Bakehouse, on Friday, Nov. 22, 2019, in Palo Alto, Calif.

continue to rotate and feature specials, always with an Egyptian-style dish or two, inspired by Makram’s mom

Read full article: First look inside Palo Alto’s new Misfit...→
POLITICO Playbook: Impeachment hearing standouts

POLITICO Playbook: Impeachment hearing standouts

Himes is No. 2 to ADAM SCHIFF (D-Calif.), the chairman, and therefore was at the front end of every hearing

THE SIDESHOW … “Selfies, live-tweeting and texts from mom: Lawmakers become impeachment spectators,”

“State of the Union”: House Intelligence Chairman Adam Schiff (D-Calif.).

Read full article: POLITICO Playbook: Impeachment hearing s...→
Editorial: Californians must help kill sleazy Westlands water deal

Editorial: Californians must help kill sleazy Westlands water deal

mailed to Emma Leal, Bureau of Reclamation, South-Central California Area Office, 1243 N Street, Fresno, Calif

The district likes to portray itself as filled with mom-and-pop family farming operations, but the fact

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Santa Clarita high school shooter identified as Nathaniel Berhow

Santa Clarita high school shooter identified as Nathaniel Berhow

He is a half-Japanese, half-American student whose family lives in Valencia, Calif., about two miles

In 2016, shortly before Mark Berhow died, the shooter’s mom sued him for custody of their children, according

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Rebirth, angst and the 'new normal' of California wildfires

Rebirth, angst and the 'new normal' of California wildfires

In this Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019, photo, builders work on a new home in Santa Rosa, Calif.

SANTA ROSA, Calif. -- Tina Chandler walks outside her home and sniffs the air.

His mom wants to stay, too, but she hasn't been sleeping well since the Kincade Fire dredged up old anxieties

"I don't want to live scared," the 54-year-old mom said. "But where would we go?"

"As a mom, you want to remember that stuff," she said, her eyes filling with tears.

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Jennifer Lee, Queen of the ‘Frozen’ Franchise

Jennifer Lee, Queen of the ‘Frozen’ Franchise

BURBANK, Calif. — For decades, Disney hypnotized us into thinking that someday our prince would come.

“I grew up in the ’70s and had a mom that was the single mom and very independent, so that wasn’t the

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Buttigieg catches Warren in Iowa

Buttigieg catches Warren in Iowa

be­cause every­one’s head will turn if he does that,’ said Laura Nibbi, a 58-year-old stay-at-home mom

who support him know that he is a fighter and will back him all the way.” – Mike Tardif, Santa Ana, Calif

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In a sign of a changing economy, an iconic Half Moon Bay flower company closes its doors

In a sign of a changing economy, an iconic Half Moon Bay flower company closes its doors

Teresa Covarrubias picks up a hydrangea at Bay City Flower Company in Half Moon Bay, Calif., on Tuesday

Some of the succulents at Bay City Flower Company in Half Moon Bay, Calif., on Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2019

Rosa Marriquez picks out some flowers at Bay City Flower Company in Half Moon Bay, Calif., on Tuesday

Some of the flowers at Bay City Flower Company in Half Moon Bay, Calif., on Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2019.

Covarrubias said she is “grateful” that the company hired her as a single mom and let her leave work

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Abcarian: Impact of Katie Hill’s resignation on young voters she woke

Abcarian: Impact of Katie Hill’s resignation on young voters she woke

eve of the 2018 midterm election, Melainey Foerster, a student at Hart High School in Santa Clarita, Calif

she asked her mom.

She left class and called her mom, who told her what was happening.

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Pelosi's daughter accuses New York Times of 'sexism' with photo of mother's heels

Pelosi's daughter accuses New York Times of 'sexism' with photo of mother's heels

Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., became the first female Speaker of the House when former President Obama took

She added that she was "trying to be the mom" during negotiations.

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Elizabeth Holmes Halloween costumes spark black turtleneck shortage

Elizabeth Holmes Halloween costumes spark black turtleneck shortage

The issue was discovered by Quartz reporter Daniel Wolfe, who is based in Oakland, Calif., and was looking

“My mom had me in black turtlenecks when I was, like, 8. I probably have 150 of these.

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PG&E downed wires being investigated as possible cause of Milpitas house fires

PG&E downed wires being investigated as possible cause of Milpitas house fires

Robert Pease shows his family home that was damaged during a fire on Barker Street in Milpitas, Calif

Brin who was hit by a car after running out of their home during a fire on Barker Street in Milpitas, Calif

A home damaged during a fire last Sunday on Barker Street in Milpitas, Calif., on Wednesday, Oct. 30,

A home damaged during a fire on Barker Street in Milpitas, Calif., on Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2019.

grabbed the hose and tried to put it out myself, and by that time I just ran inside the house and said ‘Mom

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Two years ago, their Coffey Park neighborhood burned. Now they’re reliving a ‘nightmare’

Two years ago, their Coffey Park neighborhood burned. Now they’re reliving a ‘nightmare’

crew works to protect a structure as the Kincade Fire threatens along Chalk Hill Road in Healdsburg, Calif

Fire rages Sunday morning, Oct. 27, 2019, on Highway 128 in the Alexander Valley east of Geyserville, Calif

rages down Highway 128 in the Alexander Valley, Sunday morning, Oct. 27, 2019, east of Geyserville, Calif

high winds early Sunday morning, Oct. 27, 2019, burning in the Alexander Valley east of Geyserville, Calif

been checking in with each other through the night, and pointed around the block — “she’s a single mom

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‘I’m dying’: Relatives await answers in smuggling case

‘I’m dying’: Relatives await answers in smuggling case

“I’m so sorry mom and dad. … My journey abroad doesn’t succeed,” she wrote.

Mom, I love you and dad very much. I’m dying because I can’t breathe. … Mom, I’m so sorry.”

AGUA DULCE, Calif. (AP) — California U.S. Rep.

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Alyssa Milano, Celebrity Activist for the Celebrity Presidential Age

Alyssa Milano, Celebrity Activist for the Celebrity Presidential Age

“I think I’m going to just talk to him as a concerned mom,” Ms. Milano said.

We were seated in the office of her home in Bell Canyon, Calif., where she lives with her husband, two

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POLITICO Playbook PM: ‘All they do is enable him’: Pelosi rips the press

POLITICO Playbook PM: ‘All they do is enable him’: Pelosi rips the press

UNLIKE IN THE HOUSE, where chairmen Adam Schiff (D-Calif.) and Jerry Nadler (D-N.Y.) have been driving

And he ran circles around ranking member Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.), who read her questions from notes

How she got her start: “As a kid, my mom and I had a lot of conversations about what she was studying

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The Year in Pictures 2019

The Year in Pictures 2019

I saw people riding a bus, then a young girl with her mom riding with her big, beautiful English setter

Oakland, Calif., Oct. 7

Windsor, Calif., Oct. 27

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Wish Book: San Jose non-profit helps disadvantaged kids see the light

Wish Book: San Jose non-profit helps disadvantaged kids see the light

Michael Sotelo, 5, of San Jose on Oct. 14, 2019, in the Healthier Kids Foundation's office in San Jose, Calif

Ana Hernandez of San Jose, on Oct. 14, 2019, in the Healthier Kids Foundation's office in San Jose, Calif

Mom didn’t know that he had vision issues; she’d noticed he’d rub his eyes a lot but thought it was

Ambriz worked with Michael and his mom to get the right eye doctor who then prescribed the right glasses

Michael, his mom beams proudly, is one of the lucky ones who has benefited from the non-profit’s mission

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Devin Nunes sues CNN for $435M over ‘false and defamatory’ Ukraine story

Devin Nunes sues CNN for $435M over ‘false and defamatory’ Ukraine story

Devin Nunes, R-Calif., sued CNN for defamation on Tuesday, accusing the cable network of publishing a

CNN'S CHRIS CUOMO MOCKED AFTER ATTEMPT TO DISPROVE TRUMP'S PHONE THEORY WITH CALL TO MOM FAIL

Devin Nunes of Calif., is seeking at least $435,350,000 from CNN in compensatory and punitive damages

Devin Nunes, R-Calif., sued CNN for defamation on Tuesday, accusing the cable network of publishing a

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NATO leaders mocking Trump in video proof America 'cannot be trusted' by allies, Cory Booker says

NATO leaders mocking Trump in video proof America 'cannot be trusted' by allies, Cory Booker says

CNN'S CHRIS CUOMO MOCKED AFTER ATTEMPT TO DISPROVE TRUMP'S PHONE THEORY WITH CALL TO MOM FAIL

Kamala Harris D-Calif, dropping out of the 2020 presidential race.

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Calif. Mom Tied Son's Hands, Put Bag Over His Head During Fire: Police

Calif. Mom Tied Son's Hands, Put Bag Over His Head During Fire: Police

Authorities say a woman placed a plastic bag over her 3-year-old son’s head and tied his hands as their Santa Paula home burned. Santa Paula police say 47-year-old Maricela Magana Ruiz and her son were...

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Calif. Mom Tied Son's Hands, Put Bag Over His Head During Fire: Police

Calif. Mom Tied Son's Hands, Put Bag Over His Head During Fire: Police

Authorities say a woman placed a plastic bag over her 3-year-old son’s head and tied his hands as their Santa Paula home burned. Santa Paula police say 47-year-old Maricela Magana Ruiz and her son were...

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Calif. Mom Tied Son's Hands, Put Bag Over His Head During Fire: Police

Calif. Mom Tied Son's Hands, Put Bag Over His Head During Fire: Police

Authorities say a woman placed a plastic bag over her 3-year-old son’s head and tied his hands as their Santa Paula home burned. Santa Paula police say 47-year-old Maricela Magana Ruiz and her son were...

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‘I Have a Ph.D. in Not Having Money’

‘I Have a Ph.D. in Not Having Money’

Shawn Johnson was born just outside Stockton, Calif., but he moved around growing up, settling wherever

“But that doesn’t account for day-to-day expenses now, like if my mom texts me asking for help.”

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Memorial held for two kids who died in California van crash

Memorial held for two kids who died in California van crash

afternoon when a van carrying 10 -- all between the ages of 12-17 -- crashed and overturned in a Stockton, Calif

“I don’t know why the mom let her drive the van and pick up all the kids,” Sayasit told FOX40.

Read full article: Memorial held for two kids who died in C...→
Saugus High School choir teacher hailed for treating bleeding girl after shooting, barricading class with piano

Saugus High School choir teacher hailed for treating bleeding girl after shooting, barricading class with piano

shooting at Saugus High School that injured several people, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019, in Santa Clarita, Calif

"It was just so hard hearing her say 'I want my mom,'” Eddie said of the wounded girl.

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California shooting prompted fearful students to text families: 'i love you and dad so much'

California shooting prompted fearful students to text families: 'i love you and dad so much'

"Hey mom i don't know whats going on here at school but i love you and im so thankful for everything

youve done for me,” a frightened student at Saugus High School in Santa Clarita, Calif., wrote to her

"Hey mom i don't know whats going on here at school but i love you and im so thankful for everything

shooting at Saugus High School that injured several people, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019, in Santa Clarita, Calif

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The Quinceañera, Redefined

The Quinceañera, Redefined

The occasion, which brought over 100 people together in Pomona, Calif., was what Jayla and her mother

In Bakersfield, Calif., on the same day as Jayla’s quince, Amina Shareef Hamza, 14, had a quinceañera

“My dad speaks Arabic and my mom speaks to me in Spanish,” she said. “It’s a taste of both worlds.”

“My mom came here in the ’70s and she cleaned houses and went through hell for us, and now she gets to

“My dad is Yemeni and my mom is Mexican, and I wasn’t able to celebrate both sides when I was younger

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Parolee is no hometown hero in TV comedy 'Back to Life'

Parolee is no hometown hero in TV comedy 'Back to Life'

Back To Life" panel during the Summer 2019 Television Critics Association Press Tour in Beverly Hills, Calif

Her mom and dad welcome her return, but the villagers aren't so forgiving of her crime.

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Video: Joey and Mary Jo Buttafuoco's daughter on life in the public eye

Video: Joey and Mary Jo Buttafuoco's daughter on life in the public eye

Now Playing: 5-year-old’s quick thinking saves diabetic mom

Now Playing: One year since Camp Fire in Paradise, Calif.

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Billie Lourd admits she ‘didn’t like’ Princess Leia growing up, says ‘Star Wars’ role took her mom away

Billie Lourd admits she ‘didn’t like’ Princess Leia growing up, says ‘Star Wars’ role took her mom away

21st Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards at The Shrine Auditorium on January 25, 2015 in Los Angeles, Calif

as they arrive at the premiere of "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" on December 14, 2015 in Hollywood, Calif

“I just wanted my mom – the one who lived on Earth,” she wrote.

Lucasfilm's "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" at The Shrine Auditorium on December 9, 2017 in Los Angeles, Calif

“I grew up with three parents: a mom, a dad and Princess Leia.

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In a sign of a changing economy, an iconic Half Moon Bay flower company closes its doors

In a sign of a changing economy, an iconic Half Moon Bay flower company closes its doors

Teresa Covarrubias picks up a hydrangea at Bay City Flower Company in Half Moon Bay, Calif., on Tuesday

Some of the succulents at Bay City Flower Company in Half Moon Bay, Calif., on Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2019

Rosa Marriquez picks out some flowers at Bay City Flower Company in Half Moon Bay, Calif., on Tuesday

Some of the flowers at Bay City Flower Company in Half Moon Bay, Calif., on Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2019.

Covarrubias said she is “grateful” that the company hired her as a single mom and let her leave work

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Kim Kardashian rents childhood home for Kris Jenner's 64th birthday

Kim Kardashian rents childhood home for Kris Jenner's 64th birthday

The "Keeping Up with the Kardashians" star threw a surprise party for her mom Kris Jenner's 64th birthday

, renting out the family's childhood home in Beverly Hills, Calif.

"Today we celebrate my mom," she continued. "Anyone that knows her, knows how sentimental she is.

"(Yes my mom had a 2 DIE 4 license plate!)

I am so proud I was able to keep such a meaningful surprise a secret from my mom and sisters for weeks

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Mom gets prison for sex with teen boys

Mom gets prison for sex with teen boys

TULARE, Calif. — A central California mother convicted of having sex with two teenage boys has been sentenced

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House Dem Katie Porter wears Batgirl costume in Congress

House Dem Katie Porter wears Batgirl costume in Congress

Katie Porter, D-Calif., wore a Halloween costume and kept her mask on during a vote Thursday in the House

To my kids Luke, Paul, and Betsy, I’m still just Mom—seeing the Bat Signal on Halloween & putting on

Katie Porter, D-Calif., wore a Halloween costume and kept her mask on during a vote in the House Financial

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Kincade Fire: Farmworkers flee without gas or cash and are stranded at makeshift shelter

Kincade Fire: Farmworkers flee without gas or cash and are stranded at makeshift shelter

Empire Food Bank in Santa Rosa distribute food at the Cloverdale Citrus Fairgrounds in Cloverdale, Calif

Bank in Santa Rosa distribute food for evacuees at the Cloverdale Citrus Fairgrounds in Cloverdale, Calif

Rosa, distributes food for Kincade Fire evacuees at the Cloverdale Citrus Fairgrounds in Cloverdale, Calif

CLOVERDALE, CA: OCTOBER 29: Kinkade Fire evacuees Fatima Calvo, center, leans on her mom Adelina Calvo

Rosa distribute food for Kincade Fire evacuees at the Cloverdale Citrus Fairgrounds in Cloverdale, Calif

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Black turtleneck shortage linked to Elizabeth Holmes Halloween costumes

Black turtleneck shortage linked to Elizabeth Holmes Halloween costumes

The issue was discovered by Quartz reporter Daniel Wolfe, who is based in Oakland, Calif., and was looking

“My mom had me in black turtlenecks when I was, like, 8. I probably have 150 of these.

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Thirty months after fatal Firestone blast, Colorado’s widening web of underground pipelines still not fully mapped

Thirty months after fatal Firestone blast, Colorado’s widening web of underground pipelines still not fully mapped

Elsewhere, a broken 28-year-old, 2-inch diameter oil line near Santa Barbara, Calif., in 2015 spewed

“He just kept telling me, ‘It is going to happen again, mom! It is going to happen again!’

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When Did America Turn Away From Free Speech?

When Did America Turn Away From Free Speech?

Well your mom wears combat boots!”

Most recently, House Financial Services Committee Chairwoman Maxine Waters, D-Calif., harangued Facebook

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Giuliana Rancic announces she's leaving E! News

Giuliana Rancic announces she's leaving E! News

Rancic, left, and his wife Giuliana Rancic attending the 2012 Do Something awards in Santa Monica, Calif

“I think as a working mom, we’re pulled in a lot of different directions and of course we want to be

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Holiday Books

Holiday Books

Deep dough knowledge from the chef behind the award-winning restaurant Felix Trattoria in Venice, Calif

After a frightening seizure with “violent convulsions,” he goes to his mom.

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POLITICO Playbook PM: ‘All they do is enable him’: Pelosi rips the press

POLITICO Playbook PM: ‘All they do is enable him’: Pelosi rips the press

UNLIKE IN THE HOUSE, where chairmen Adam Schiff (D-Calif.) and Jerry Nadler (D-N.Y.) have been driving

And he ran circles around ranking member Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.), who read her questions from notes

How she got her start: “As a kid, my mom and I had a lot of conversations about what she was studying

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Jada Pinkett Smith 'furious' after Child Protective Services investigated daughter Willow's eating habits

Jada Pinkett Smith 'furious' after Child Protective Services investigated daughter Willow's eating habits

According to the famous mom, Willow, 13, was photographed fully-clothed while laying in bed next to shirtless

award at the MTV Movie and TV Awards on Saturday, June 15, 2019, at the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, Calif

a bowl of cereal specifically because I knew that they said you were starving me," Willow told her mom

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The Year in Pictures 2019

The Year in Pictures 2019

I saw people riding a bus, then a young girl with her mom riding with her big, beautiful English setter

Oakland, Calif., Oct. 7

Windsor, Calif., Oct. 27

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Opinion | My American Surrogate

Opinion | My American Surrogate

I’m a full-time mom. I work full-time as well.

Mom, I want popcorn. We’re not doing popcorn. We’re going night-night. O.K.? Come on.

Kelsee-Mom. Look at Kelsee-Mom. You’re just so content. [MUSIC]

We hit it off quickly, and I followed her back to the “hotel” in her single-family home in Fontana, Calif

She was living her American dream in a townhouse in Irvine, Calif., supplying Chinese prospective parents

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Wish Book: San Jose non-profit helps disadvantaged kids see the light

Wish Book: San Jose non-profit helps disadvantaged kids see the light

Michael Sotelo, 5, of San Jose on Oct. 14, 2019, in the Healthier Kids Foundation's office in San Jose, Calif

Ana Hernandez of San Jose, on Oct. 14, 2019, in the Healthier Kids Foundation's office in San Jose, Calif

Mom didn’t know that he had vision issues; she’d noticed he’d rub his eyes a lot but thought it was

Ambriz worked with Michael and his mom to get the right eye doctor who then prescribed the right glasses

Michael, his mom beams proudly, is one of the lucky ones who has benefited from the non-profit’s mission

Read full article: Wish Book: San Jose non-profit helps dis...→
Wish Book: Latinas Contra Cancer makes survivors feel like themselves again

Wish Book: Latinas Contra Cancer makes survivors feel like themselves again

Tina Urbina looks around the clothing boutique inside the Latinas Contra Cancer office in San Jose, Calif

Urbina looks at her recently did makeup in the mirror at Latinas Contra Cancer office in San Jose, Calif

Lina Urbina at the clothing boutique inside the Latinas Contra Cancer office in San Jose, Calif., on

When Tina Urbina brought home a flyer for Latinas Contra Cancer, she and her mom decided to give it a

When Tina Urbina brought home a flyer for Latinas Contra Cancer, she and her mom decided to give it a

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Devin Nunes sues CNN for $435M over ‘false and defamatory’ Ukraine story

Devin Nunes sues CNN for $435M over ‘false and defamatory’ Ukraine story

Devin Nunes, R-Calif., sued CNN for defamation on Tuesday, accusing the cable network of publishing a

CNN'S CHRIS CUOMO MOCKED AFTER ATTEMPT TO DISPROVE TRUMP'S PHONE THEORY WITH CALL TO MOM FAIL

Devin Nunes of Calif., is seeking at least $435,350,000 from CNN in compensatory and punitive damages

Devin Nunes, R-Calif., sued CNN for defamation on Tuesday, accusing the cable network of publishing a

Read full article: Devin Nunes sues CNN for $435M over ‘fal...→
Princess Anne's shrug at queen, Trump causes social media frenzy

Princess Anne's shrug at queen, Trump causes social media frenzy

princess anne being scolded by the queen to go meet trump reminds me of when my mom tries passing the

Ted Lieu, D-Calif., chimed in on Twitter, writing, "What Princess Anne did was unnecessary and disrespectful

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NATO leaders mocking Trump in video proof America 'cannot be trusted' by allies, Cory Booker says

NATO leaders mocking Trump in video proof America 'cannot be trusted' by allies, Cory Booker says

CNN'S CHRIS CUOMO MOCKED AFTER ATTEMPT TO DISPROVE TRUMP'S PHONE THEORY WITH CALL TO MOM FAIL

Kamala Harris D-Calif, dropping out of the 2020 presidential race.

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Calif. Mom Tied Son's Hands, Put Bag Over His Head During Fire: Police

Calif. Mom Tied Son's Hands, Put Bag Over His Head During Fire: Police

Authorities say a woman placed a plastic bag over her 3-year-old son’s head and tied his hands as their Santa Paula home burned. Santa Paula police say 47-year-old Maricela Magana Ruiz and her son were...

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Calif. Mom Tied Son's Hands, Put Bag Over His Head During Fire: Police

Calif. Mom Tied Son's Hands, Put Bag Over His Head During Fire: Police

Authorities say a woman placed a plastic bag over her 3-year-old son’s head and tied his hands as their Santa Paula home burned. Santa Paula police say 47-year-old Maricela Magana Ruiz and her son were...

Read full article: Calif. Mom Tied Son's Hands, Put Bag Ove...→
Calif. Mom Tied Son's Hands, Put Bag Over His Head During Fire: Police

Calif. Mom Tied Son's Hands, Put Bag Over His Head During Fire: Police

Authorities say a woman placed a plastic bag over her 3-year-old son’s head and tied his hands as their Santa Paula home burned. Santa Paula police say 47-year-old Maricela Magana Ruiz and her son were...

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Calif. Mom Tied Son's Hands, Put Bag Over His Head During Fire: Police

Calif. Mom Tied Son's Hands, Put Bag Over His Head During Fire: Police

Authorities say a woman placed a plastic bag over her 3-year-old son’s head and tied his hands as their Santa Paula home burned. Santa Paula police say 47-year-old Maricela Magana Ruiz and her son were...

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Calif. Mom Tied Son's Hands, Put Bag Over His Head During Fire: Police

Calif. Mom Tied Son's Hands, Put Bag Over His Head During Fire: Police

Authorities say a woman placed a plastic bag over her 3-year-old son’s head and tied his hands as their Santa Paula home burned. Santa Paula police say 47-year-old Maricela Magana Ruiz and her son were...

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Calif. Mom Tied Son's Hands, Put Bag Over His Head During Fire: Police

Calif. Mom Tied Son's Hands, Put Bag Over His Head During Fire: Police

Authorities say a woman placed a plastic bag over her 3-year-old son’s head and tied his hands as their Santa Paula home burned. Santa Paula police say 47-year-old Maricela Magana Ruiz and her son were...

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‘It never ends:’ Three years later, tragedy of Ghost Ship warehouse fire still affects many lives

‘It never ends:’ Three years later, tragedy of Ghost Ship warehouse fire still affects many lives

Davidson Superior Courthouse in Oakland, Calif., on Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019.

an item on the memorial sculpture at the Ghost Ship warehouse in the Fruitvale District of Oakland, Calif

Cyril Deaconoff pays his respects at the Ghost Ship warehouse in the Fruitvale District of Oakland, Calif

Davidson Superior Courthouse in Oakland, Calif., on Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019.

tank top, a see-through tunic, zebra tights, a black mini-skirt and her favorite black boots that her mom

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‘I Have a Ph.D. in Not Having Money’

‘I Have a Ph.D. in Not Having Money’

Shawn Johnson was born just outside Stockton, Calif., but he moved around growing up, settling wherever

“But that doesn’t account for day-to-day expenses now, like if my mom texts me asking for help.”

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First look inside Palo Alto’s new Misfits Bakehouse

First look inside Palo Alto’s new Misfits Bakehouse

Gluten-free bagels are freshly baked daily at the new Misfits’ Bakehouse in Palo Alto, Calif., on Friday

Mina Makram, poses for a photo inside the new Misfits Bakehouse space in Palo Alto, Calif., on Friday

A customer enters the new Misfits Bakehouse space in Palo Alto, Calif., on Friday, Nov. 22, 2019.

Gluten-free cinnamon rolls at Misfits Bakehouse, on Friday, Nov. 22, 2019, in Palo Alto, Calif.

continue to rotate and feature specials, always with an Egyptian-style dish or two, inspired by Makram’s mom

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Memorial held for two kids who died in California van crash

Memorial held for two kids who died in California van crash

afternoon when a van carrying 10 -- all between the ages of 12-17 -- crashed and overturned in a Stockton, Calif

“I don’t know why the mom let her drive the van and pick up all the kids,” Sayasit told FOX40.

Read full article: Memorial held for two kids who died in C...→
POLITICO Playbook: Impeachment hearing standouts

POLITICO Playbook: Impeachment hearing standouts

Himes is No. 2 to ADAM SCHIFF (D-Calif.), the chairman, and therefore was at the front end of every hearing

THE SIDESHOW … “Selfies, live-tweeting and texts from mom: Lawmakers become impeachment spectators,”

“State of the Union”: House Intelligence Chairman Adam Schiff (D-Calif.).

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Saugus High School choir teacher hailed for treating bleeding girl after shooting, barricading class with piano

Saugus High School choir teacher hailed for treating bleeding girl after shooting, barricading class with piano

shooting at Saugus High School that injured several people, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019, in Santa Clarita, Calif

"It was just so hard hearing her say 'I want my mom,'” Eddie said of the wounded girl.

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Editorial: Californians must help kill sleazy Westlands water deal

Editorial: Californians must help kill sleazy Westlands water deal

mailed to Emma Leal, Bureau of Reclamation, South-Central California Area Office, 1243 N Street, Fresno, Calif

The district likes to portray itself as filled with mom-and-pop family farming operations, but the fact

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California shooting prompted fearful students to text families: 'i love you and dad so much'

California shooting prompted fearful students to text families: 'i love you and dad so much'

"Hey mom i don't know whats going on here at school but i love you and im so thankful for everything

youve done for me,” a frightened student at Saugus High School in Santa Clarita, Calif., wrote to her

"Hey mom i don't know whats going on here at school but i love you and im so thankful for everything

shooting at Saugus High School that injured several people, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019, in Santa Clarita, Calif

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Santa Clarita high school shooter identified as Nathaniel Berhow

Santa Clarita high school shooter identified as Nathaniel Berhow

He is a half-Japanese, half-American student whose family lives in Valencia, Calif., about two miles

In 2016, shortly before Mark Berhow died, the shooter’s mom sued him for custody of their children, according

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The Quinceañera, Redefined

The Quinceañera, Redefined

The occasion, which brought over 100 people together in Pomona, Calif., was what Jayla and her mother

In Bakersfield, Calif., on the same day as Jayla’s quince, Amina Shareef Hamza, 14, had a quinceañera

“My dad speaks Arabic and my mom speaks to me in Spanish,” she said. “It’s a taste of both worlds.”

“My mom came here in the ’70s and she cleaned houses and went through hell for us, and now she gets to

“My dad is Yemeni and my mom is Mexican, and I wasn’t able to celebrate both sides when I was younger

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Rebirth, angst and the 'new normal' of California wildfires

Rebirth, angst and the 'new normal' of California wildfires

In this Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019, photo, builders work on a new home in Santa Rosa, Calif.

SANTA ROSA, Calif. -- Tina Chandler walks outside her home and sniffs the air.

His mom wants to stay, too, but she hasn't been sleeping well since the Kincade Fire dredged up old anxieties

"I don't want to live scared," the 54-year-old mom said. "But where would we go?"

"As a mom, you want to remember that stuff," she said, her eyes filling with tears.

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Parolee is no hometown hero in TV comedy 'Back to Life'

Parolee is no hometown hero in TV comedy 'Back to Life'

Back To Life" panel during the Summer 2019 Television Critics Association Press Tour in Beverly Hills, Calif

Her mom and dad welcome her return, but the villagers aren't so forgiving of her crime.

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Jennifer Lee, Queen of the ‘Frozen’ Franchise

Jennifer Lee, Queen of the ‘Frozen’ Franchise

BURBANK, Calif. — For decades, Disney hypnotized us into thinking that someday our prince would come.

“I grew up in the ’70s and had a mom that was the single mom and very independent, so that wasn’t the

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Video: Joey and Mary Jo Buttafuoco's daughter on life in the public eye

Video: Joey and Mary Jo Buttafuoco's daughter on life in the public eye

Now Playing: 5-year-old’s quick thinking saves diabetic mom

Now Playing: One year since Camp Fire in Paradise, Calif.

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Billie Lourd admits she ‘didn’t like’ Princess Leia growing up, says ‘Star Wars’ role took her mom away

Billie Lourd admits she ‘didn’t like’ Princess Leia growing up, says ‘Star Wars’ role took her mom away

21st Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards at The Shrine Auditorium on January 25, 2015 in Los Angeles, Calif

as they arrive at the premiere of "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" on December 14, 2015 in Hollywood, Calif

“I just wanted my mom – the one who lived on Earth,” she wrote.

Lucasfilm's "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" at The Shrine Auditorium on December 9, 2017 in Los Angeles, Calif

“I grew up with three parents: a mom, a dad and Princess Leia.

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Buttigieg catches Warren in Iowa

Buttigieg catches Warren in Iowa

be­cause every­one’s head will turn if he does that,’ said Laura Nibbi, a 58-year-old stay-at-home mom

who support him know that he is a fighter and will back him all the way.” – Mike Tardif, Santa Ana, Calif

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In a sign of a changing economy, an iconic Half Moon Bay flower company closes its doors

In a sign of a changing economy, an iconic Half Moon Bay flower company closes its doors

Teresa Covarrubias picks up a hydrangea at Bay City Flower Company in Half Moon Bay, Calif., on Tuesday

Some of the succulents at Bay City Flower Company in Half Moon Bay, Calif., on Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2019

Rosa Marriquez picks out some flowers at Bay City Flower Company in Half Moon Bay, Calif., on Tuesday

Some of the flowers at Bay City Flower Company in Half Moon Bay, Calif., on Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2019.

Covarrubias said she is “grateful” that the company hired her as a single mom and let her leave work

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In a sign of a changing economy, an iconic Half Moon Bay flower company closes its doors

In a sign of a changing economy, an iconic Half Moon Bay flower company closes its doors

Teresa Covarrubias picks up a hydrangea at Bay City Flower Company in Half Moon Bay, Calif., on Tuesday

Some of the succulents at Bay City Flower Company in Half Moon Bay, Calif., on Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2019

Rosa Marriquez picks out some flowers at Bay City Flower Company in Half Moon Bay, Calif., on Tuesday

Some of the flowers at Bay City Flower Company in Half Moon Bay, Calif., on Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2019.

Covarrubias said she is “grateful” that the company hired her as a single mom and let her leave work

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Kim Kardashian rents childhood home for Kris Jenner's 64th birthday

Kim Kardashian rents childhood home for Kris Jenner's 64th birthday

The "Keeping Up with the Kardashians" star threw a surprise party for her mom Kris Jenner's 64th birthday

, renting out the family's childhood home in Beverly Hills, Calif.

"Today we celebrate my mom," she continued. "Anyone that knows her, knows how sentimental she is.

"(Yes my mom had a 2 DIE 4 license plate!)

I am so proud I was able to keep such a meaningful surprise a secret from my mom and sisters for weeks

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Abcarian: Impact of Katie Hill’s resignation on young voters she woke

Abcarian: Impact of Katie Hill’s resignation on young voters she woke

eve of the 2018 midterm election, Melainey Foerster, a student at Hart High School in Santa Clarita, Calif

she asked her mom.

She left class and called her mom, who told her what was happening.

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Mom gets prison for sex with teen boys

Mom gets prison for sex with teen boys

TULARE, Calif. — A central California mother convicted of having sex with two teenage boys has been sentenced

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Pelosi's daughter accuses New York Times of 'sexism' with photo of mother's heels

Pelosi's daughter accuses New York Times of 'sexism' with photo of mother's heels

Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., became the first female Speaker of the House when former President Obama took

She added that she was "trying to be the mom" during negotiations.

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House Dem Katie Porter wears Batgirl costume in Congress

House Dem Katie Porter wears Batgirl costume in Congress

Katie Porter, D-Calif., wore a Halloween costume and kept her mask on during a vote Thursday in the House

To my kids Luke, Paul, and Betsy, I’m still just Mom—seeing the Bat Signal on Halloween & putting on

Katie Porter, D-Calif., wore a Halloween costume and kept her mask on during a vote in the House Financial

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Elizabeth Holmes Halloween costumes spark black turtleneck shortage

Elizabeth Holmes Halloween costumes spark black turtleneck shortage

The issue was discovered by Quartz reporter Daniel Wolfe, who is based in Oakland, Calif., and was looking

“My mom had me in black turtlenecks when I was, like, 8. I probably have 150 of these.

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Kincade Fire: Farmworkers flee without gas or cash and are stranded at makeshift shelter

Kincade Fire: Farmworkers flee without gas or cash and are stranded at makeshift shelter

Empire Food Bank in Santa Rosa distribute food at the Cloverdale Citrus Fairgrounds in Cloverdale, Calif

Bank in Santa Rosa distribute food for evacuees at the Cloverdale Citrus Fairgrounds in Cloverdale, Calif

Rosa, distributes food for Kincade Fire evacuees at the Cloverdale Citrus Fairgrounds in Cloverdale, Calif

CLOVERDALE, CA: OCTOBER 29: Kinkade Fire evacuees Fatima Calvo, center, leans on her mom Adelina Calvo

Rosa distribute food for Kincade Fire evacuees at the Cloverdale Citrus Fairgrounds in Cloverdale, Calif

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PG&E downed wires being investigated as possible cause of Milpitas house fires

PG&E downed wires being investigated as possible cause of Milpitas house fires

Robert Pease shows his family home that was damaged during a fire on Barker Street in Milpitas, Calif

Brin who was hit by a car after running out of their home during a fire on Barker Street in Milpitas, Calif

A home damaged during a fire last Sunday on Barker Street in Milpitas, Calif., on Wednesday, Oct. 30,

A home damaged during a fire on Barker Street in Milpitas, Calif., on Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2019.

grabbed the hose and tried to put it out myself, and by that time I just ran inside the house and said ‘Mom

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Black turtleneck shortage linked to Elizabeth Holmes Halloween costumes

Black turtleneck shortage linked to Elizabeth Holmes Halloween costumes

The issue was discovered by Quartz reporter Daniel Wolfe, who is based in Oakland, Calif., and was looking

“My mom had me in black turtlenecks when I was, like, 8. I probably have 150 of these.

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Two years ago, their Coffey Park neighborhood burned. Now they’re reliving a ‘nightmare’

Two years ago, their Coffey Park neighborhood burned. Now they’re reliving a ‘nightmare’

crew works to protect a structure as the Kincade Fire threatens along Chalk Hill Road in Healdsburg, Calif

Fire rages Sunday morning, Oct. 27, 2019, on Highway 128 in the Alexander Valley east of Geyserville, Calif

rages down Highway 128 in the Alexander Valley, Sunday morning, Oct. 27, 2019, east of Geyserville, Calif

high winds early Sunday morning, Oct. 27, 2019, burning in the Alexander Valley east of Geyserville, Calif

been checking in with each other through the night, and pointed around the block — “she’s a single mom

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Thirty months after fatal Firestone blast, Colorado’s widening web of underground pipelines still not fully mapped

Thirty months after fatal Firestone blast, Colorado’s widening web of underground pipelines still not fully mapped

Elsewhere, a broken 28-year-old, 2-inch diameter oil line near Santa Barbara, Calif., in 2015 spewed

“He just kept telling me, ‘It is going to happen again, mom! It is going to happen again!’

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‘I’m dying’: Relatives await answers in smuggling case

‘I’m dying’: Relatives await answers in smuggling case

“I’m so sorry mom and dad. … My journey abroad doesn’t succeed,” she wrote.

Mom, I love you and dad very much. I’m dying because I can’t breathe. … Mom, I’m so sorry.”

AGUA DULCE, Calif. (AP) — California U.S. Rep.

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When Did America Turn Away From Free Speech?

When Did America Turn Away From Free Speech?

Well your mom wears combat boots!”

Most recently, House Financial Services Committee Chairwoman Maxine Waters, D-Calif., harangued Facebook

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Alyssa Milano, Celebrity Activist for the Celebrity Presidential Age

Alyssa Milano, Celebrity Activist for the Celebrity Presidential Age

“I think I’m going to just talk to him as a concerned mom,” Ms. Milano said.

We were seated in the office of her home in Bell Canyon, Calif., where she lives with her husband, two

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Giuliana Rancic announces she's leaving E! News

Giuliana Rancic announces she's leaving E! News

Rancic, left, and his wife Giuliana Rancic attending the 2012 Do Something awards in Santa Monica, Calif

“I think as a working mom, we’re pulled in a lot of different directions and of course we want to be

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