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SoCal Gas pinpoints the site of a leaking well near Porter Ranch

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Wed, 12/30/2015 (All day)

Southern California Gas Co. officials said Sunday they have pinpointed the location of a leaking natural gas injection well that has displaced thousands of residents in the upscale San Fernando Valley community of Porter Ranch.

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Supermarkets Are The 'Final Frontier' Of The Cage-Free Egg Movement

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Wed, 12/30/2015 (All day)

The movement by major food companies to end the use of eggs laid by caged hens hit critical mass this year.

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After years of California drought, playing in the snow is a delight

Published: 
Wed, 12/30/2015 (All day)

Savannah Mayorga, 5, was born in a dry year.

"We didn't know then how dry it was, that it was the beginning of the drought," said her father, Robert Mayorga.

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The Storm That Will Unfreeze the North Pole

Published: 
Wed, 12/30/2015 (All day)

The sun has not risen above the North Pole since mid-September. The sea ice—flat, landlike, windswept, and stretching as far as the eye can see—has been bathed in darkness for months.

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California's drought plus El Niño increase the threat of a muddy disaster

Published: 
Tue, 12/29/2015 (All day)

An intense October rainstorm that pounded the Grapevine's barren hillsides offered a sober preview of what El Niño might unleash in the rest of drought-stricken Southern California.