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Southern California pounded by intense storm and flooding

The tail end of a punishing winter storm system lashed California with thunderstorms and severe winds Monday after breaking rainfall records, washing out roads and whipping up enormous waves. At least four people died and several others were rescued from raging floodwaters during three storms in four days.

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California attorney general nominee faces final hurdle

In their first official action since Donald Trump became president, California lawmakers are poised vote Monday on confirming an attorney general nominee who has vowed to defend the state's liberal policies against the Trump administration and the Republican Congress

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Thousands gather in downtown LA for women's march

Tens of thousands of demonstrators filled the streets of downtown Los Angeles and San Francisco with signs decrying President Donald Trump and chants in English and Spanish as a cross-section of the cities diverse religious, ethnic and LGBT groups marched in solidarity Saturday with the Women's March on Washington.

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Anti-abortion protesters march in San Francisco

Anti-abortion demonstrators marched through downtown San Francisco in an annual event that coincided Saturday with the women's march in opposition to President Donald Trump. Organizers said they coordinated so the two events occurred at different times of the day.

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Barricaded man in L Street surrenders

A standoff across from the state Capitol ended peacefully late Monday afternoon when police arrested a man who had barricaded himself in his car on L Street.
Hector Amezcua The Sacramento Bee
Barricaded man in L Street surrenders 0:46

Barricaded man in L Street surrenders

Man in car near Capitol screams at Sacramento police 1:11

Man in car near Capitol screams at Sacramento police

Ted Cruz invokes Reagan in California: 'There's a new revolution brewing' 0:31

Ted Cruz invokes Reagan in California: 'There's a new revolution brewing'

Jerry Brown economics: 'empathy' vs. market 'ravages' 0:40

Jerry Brown economics: 'empathy' vs. market 'ravages'