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March 14, 2019
Tice VanderHeiden sits next to a painting he created in Oregon a few months ago. VanderHeiden has been living out of his van for the past six months, pursuing his art dreams. (Submitted photo)
Motivated by art: Mitchell’s VanderHeiden pursuing art dreams from his van
March 14, 2019 - 9:53am
March 5, 2019
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Two young sisters were lost in the woods. They used their wilderness training to survive.
March 5, 2019 - 3:14pm
February 11, 2019
California joined a half-dozen states in barring the use of a person’s gender when assessing risk factors for automobile insurance, a change that could potentially changes rates for scores of people. (Minh Uong/Copyright 2019 The New York Times)
Gender can no longer be used to calculate auto insurance rates in California and other states
February 11, 2019 - 8:18am
January 9, 2019
An American flag stands among burned rubble during the Camp Fire in Paradise, California on Nov. 13. Bloomberg photo by David Paul Morris
Democrats blast Trump for threatening to cut wildfire aid to California
January 9, 2019 - 1:22pm
December 30, 2018
A photo provided by the Stanislaus County Sheriff's Department shows officer Ronil Singh of the Newman Police Department. Officials said Singh was fatally shot by a man who is in the country illegally. President Donald Trump cited the killing in a tweet urging border security. (Stanislaus County Sheriff's Department via The New York Times)
Suspect, 7 others, arrested in fatal shooting of California police officer
December 30, 2018 - 9:55am
December 10, 2018
Two nuns stole $500,000 for trips to Las Vegas. But the church doesn't want them prosecuted.
December 10, 2018 - 8:30am
December 9, 2018
A fire-scarred hillside just outside Paradise, Calif., Nov. 11, 2018. Of the 23 people known on Sunday to have been killed by the fire in Paradise, six had died in their cars. (Jim Wilson/The New York Times/Copyright 2018)
After the deadly Camp Fire, a dog waited for his owners to return. They've finally been reunited.
December 9, 2018 - 11:15am
December 7, 2018
Officer killed responding to California mass shooting was struck by friendly fire, police say
December 7, 2018 - 3:43pm
November 28, 2018
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Californian was teased for 'beer belly.' It turned out to be 77-pound cancerous tumor.
November 28, 2018 - 3:06pm
November 25, 2018
The ashes of burnt homes surround a charred mailbox in Paradise, Calif., on Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018. Search teams were heading back into the devastated town on Tuesday with the grim expectation of finding more bodies in the remnants of the Sierra Nevada retirement community. (Jenna Schoenefeld/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Camp Fire, the deadliest wildfire in California's history, has been contained
November 25, 2018 - 11:07am
November 20, 2018
Elderly prisoner claims he's America's deadliest serial killer with 90 victims. Police believe him.
November 20, 2018 - 12:21pm
November 15, 2018
Mike Delannoy and Journey look for remains in Paradise, California. Search teams are combing through thousands of fire-destroyed structures for signs of 130 people who are still missing. Washington Post photo by Ricky Carioti
After deadliest fire in California history, search for human remains begins
November 15, 2018 - 7:59pm
November 14, 2018
The Woolsey Fire burns above Malibu, Calif., on Nov. 10. Photo for The Washington Post by Kyle Grillot
When 'hell moved in,' a California nurse drove through fire to save lives
November 14, 2018 - 5:19pm
The fate of P-22, a mountain lion who lives near Hollywood and has a big fan base, remains unclear. National Park officials say they are optimistic, because the fire in his home, Griffith Park, was fairly small and brief.  National Park Service.
Fate of famed L.A. mountain lions unclear after wildfire scorched their habitat
November 14, 2018 - 2:10pm
November 13, 2018
The ashes of burnt homes surround a charred mailbox in Paradise, Calif., on Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018. Search teams were heading back into the devastated town on Tuesday with the grim expectation of finding more bodies in the remnants of the Sierra Nevada retirement community. (Jenna Schoenefeld/The New York Times)
Trump blames California for natural disaster, adding to denunciations of strongly Democratic state
November 13, 2018 - 12:18pm