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Prosecutor: Same gun, same DNA in 'Grim Sleeper' slayings
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- A serial killer preying on vulnerable young black women on the rough streets of South Los Angeles eluded police for two decades until someone rifling through a dumpster in 2007 noticed red fingernails poking out of a garbage bag....

Man arrested after toddler stabbed to death in Los Angeles
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- A Los Angeles man was arrested on suspicion of stabbing his live-in girlfriend and her 2-year-old daughter in their home, killing the little girl and critically wounding her mother, authorities said Tuesday....

Drought-stricken California reveals water savings for March
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) -- Californians will learn Tuesday how much water they saved by taking shorter showers and turning off sprinklers in the rain-soaked month of March, the first month under relaxed conservation requirements....

Move over drones, driverless cars _ unmanned ship up next
SAN DIEGO (AP) -- It's not only drones and driverless cars that may become the norm someday - ocean-faring ships might also run without captains or crews....

San Francisco tree could get landmark status or the axe
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- The fate of a tall and slender pine tree in the backyard of a San Francisco house that's at the center of a dispute among neighbors is now in the hands of San Francisco city leaders....

Stones, Dylan, McCartney play Coachella site in October
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Boomer-chella is on....

Solar plane arrives in Arizona on latest leg of global trip
GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) -- An airplane powered only by sunlight has arrived in a Phoenix suburb after completing the latest leg of its global trip....

San Rafael coffee shop named Small Business of the Year
SAN RAFAEL, Calif. (AP) -- A San Rafael-based coffee shop has become the first LGBT company honored as the Small Business of the Year by the U.S. Small Business Administration....

Sacramento man pursued, detained by out-of-town officers
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- Off-duty officers visiting Sacramento detained a local man after they say they witnessed an assault....

5 California Things to Know for Today
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- 1. UNMANNED SHIPS...