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Local & Regional Arvin residents want more tests, even though evacuation order's been lifted (New) Arvin residents want more tests, even though evacuation order's been lifted (Video)
Arvin families evacuated months ago, want more tests before they'll feel safe to go home. Even though the evacuation order was lifted Thursday by the fire chief, Kern County officials say additional tests are planned to re-check for the presence of toxic chemicals. Those results will be reviewed by state experts, hopefully in about four weeks.
Local & Regional California storm dampens Giants parade, Halloween California storm dampens Giants parade, Halloween
A much-needed, if poorly timed, storm rolled into California, dampening the Giants' World Series championship parade in San Francisco and promising to force candy-seeking ghosts and witches throughout Northern California to cover up with rain jackets in the evening.
Local & Regional Questions, answers about California's Ebola policy
The California Department of Public Health has issued a 21-day quarantine order for people traveling from Ebola-stricken areas who have had contact with infected patients, but the restrictions will be determined by county health officers depending on the individual's level of risk exposure.
Local & Regional Judge approves Stockton's bankruptcy plan Judge approves Stockton's bankruptcy plan
A judge on Thursday approved a debt plan by Stockton, California, one of the largest U.S. cities to declare bankruptcy, allowing it to reorganize more than $900 million in long-term debt and put more than two years of financial uncertainty behind it.
Local & Regional California visit: Bill Clinton says voting is cure for polarization California visit: Bill Clinton says voting is cure for polarization
Former President Bill Clinton on Wednesday urged California Democrats to vote, saying it is the only solution to political gridlock in Washington, D.C., as he rallied with vulnerable congressional incumbents who are at risk of losing their seats in Tuesday's midterm elections.