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Local & Regional PG&E fined over alleged secret dealings PG&E fined over alleged secret dealings
State regulators Thursday fined Pacific Gas & Electric Co. and required its shareholders to cover as much as $400 million of a planned gas rate increase because of backroom negotiations between the utility and regulators.
Local & Regional Vet with cancer thinks VA doctors could have given him earlier diagnosis Vet with cancer thinks VA doctors could have given him earlier diagnosis (Video)
Veteran Roger Hatcher said he’s seen the entire country of Iraq. His house is decorated with memories from his time as a Marine: hats, pictures, and even the flag he carried when soldiers found Saddam Hussein. Now his battle with cancer is way tougher than anything he faced overseas.
Local & Regional Tuition hike tentatively approved for UC schools Tuition hike tentatively approved for UC schools
A committee of the University of California's governing board voted Wednesday for a tuition increase during each of the next five years over the protests of Gov. Jerry Brown, legislative leaders and students.
Local & Regional Jim Costa retains congressional seat Jim Costa retains congressional seat
Democratic Rep. Jim Costa has narrowly avoided one of the biggest upsets of the midterm elections, edging out his Republican challenger, dairy farmer Johnny Tacherra.