Parole denied for Manson follower Krenwinkel in California

Officials have denied parole for convicted killer Patricia Krenwinkel _ a follower of cult leader Charles Manson _ after considering whether battered women's syndrome affected her state of mind at the time of the notorious murders nearly five decades ago.

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Here's why you should think twice before jumping into water at Yosemite

Temperatures are going to be hot this weekend in Yosemite. Officials are asking people to think twice before jumping in the water for a cool-down swim. The Merced River and other waterways are running swift, high, and cold.
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Here's why you should think twice before jumping into water at Yosemite 5:31

Here's why you should think twice before jumping into water at Yosemite

Need relief from record-breaking heat? Here's where you can go 1:17

Need relief from record-breaking heat? Here's where you can go

Is it heat stroke or heat exhaustion? Here's how to tell 2:44

Is it heat stroke or heat exhaustion? Here's how to tell

California's rise from the drought as told through satellite images 1:42

California's rise from the drought as told through satellite images

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