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Southern California Water Agencies Look North For Water Sale

The drought has water agencies in Southern California offering big bucks for water belonging to Northern California rice farmers.

03/14/2015

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NASA: Solar System’s Biggest Moon May Have More Water Than All Of Earth

The largest moon in the solar system harbors a salty ocean beneath its icy shell, the latest member to join a growing club of watery moons, NASA said Thursday.

03/12/2015

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Suspected DUI Driver Bumps Police Cruiser Before Crashing Into Fire Hydrant In Hollywood

A man was taken into custody Thursday on suspicion of driving under the influence after bumping a police cruiser and crashing into a fire hydrant in Hollywood.

03/12/2015

A sheared fire hydrant has closed traffic in both directions on Topanga Canyon Boulevard. (credit: CBS)

Sheared Fire Hydrant Ties Up Traffic In Topanga Canyon

No injuries were reported.

02/26/2015

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Stevenson Ranch Residents Fight Deep-Well Injection Sewage Plan

Local water experts have a plan to address chloride discharge from sewage plants in Stevenson Ranch, involving a deep-well injection system.

02/18/2015

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LA County Supes Propose Higher Fines For Water Wasters

Los Angeles County officials were set to vote Tuesday on whether to increase fines for wasting water.

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California Pledges Changes In Protecting Underground Water

State oil and gas regulators on Monday released a plan they sent the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency last week for bringing the state back into compliance with federal safe-drinking water requirements.

02/09/2015

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More Water Rationing? California Agency To Decide Next Move In Drought Fight

Persistent drought conditions could trigger mandatory water rationing measures throughout Southern California for the second time in six years, officials said Monday.

02/09/2015

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Officials Unveil Recycled Water System At Hansen Dam Golf Course

A popular San Fernando Valley golf course is joining a citywide effort to conserve water.

02/06/2015

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AP: Oil Drilling Waste Dumped Into Calif. Aquifers Used For Irrigation, Drinking Water

Oil companies in California have been allowed to dump waste materials into underground aquifers that hold water for irrigation and drinking, according to an Associated Press report.

02/05/2015

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DWP Installs Quake-Resistant Pipes Near Northridge Hospital

City officials were set Friday to install high-tech pipes to help make of the San Fernando Valley’s biggest hospitals ready for the next big quake.

01/16/2015

Castaic Lake. (credit: Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department)

California Loses Ground In Drought Water-Saving

Californians are losing ground on compliance with a state goal to cut water use by 20 percent during the drought, according to statewide water-use figures released Tuesday.

12/02/2014

Castaic Lake. (credit: Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department)

California Water Officials See Hope In 2015

State water officials say they’re entering California’s wet season with a glimmer of optimism, following three drought years.

12/01/2014

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PCH Partially Reopened After Water Main Break In Malibu

Crews continued repairs Friday on a water main rupture along Pacific Coast Highway that opened a sinkhole that size of a small car, officials said.

11/28/2014

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Water Main Break Knocks Out Water Service, Restrooms At LAX Terminal

A water main break Monday under a parking structure knocked out water service one terminal at Los Angeles International Airport, officials said.

11/24/2014

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