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Fighting season for Brown, lawmakers

L.A. Times - California Politics - April 20, 2014 - 5:55pm
The governor and legislative leaders are about to begin an intense period of bartering on cap-and-trade, the bullet train and a rainy-day fund.

SACRAMENTO — High-stakes bargaining is about to begin in California's Capitol.

Easter Bunny hands out candy in Ventura

Ventura County Star News - April 20, 2014 - 5:49pm
Keith Akins, of Ventura, dressed up as the Easter Bunny and visited Ventura parks with his wife.

Thousand Oaks needs volunteers for Amgen Tour

Ventura County Star News - April 20, 2014 - 5:30pm
The Amgen Tour of California is five weeks away from rolling into Thousand Oaks, and local organizers are looking for volunteers.

Firefighters respond to trash can fire in Camarillo

Ventura County Star News - April 20, 2014 - 4:53pm
Firefighters responded to a trash can fire Sunday in Camarillo, officials said.

Ojai pastor preaches way to live well

Ventura County Star News - April 20, 2014 - 4:24pm
Worshippers gathered at Lake Casitas for an Easter sunrise service.

Oxnard museum to host British weekend

Ventura County Star News - April 20, 2014 - 4:05pm
On Saturday and Sunday, Channel Islands Maritime Museum will host Brit Weekend at the harbor. The event is linked to the BritWeek series in Los Angeles.

Sick sea lion numbers drop one year after crisis

Ventura County Star News - April 20, 2014 - 3:30pm
When someone opened the door of a Rincon Parkway home, a small, skinny sea lion pup shuffled in, finding a table and curling up underneath it.

Books of The Times: ‘Poilu,’ a French Memoir About Serving on the Western Front

NY Times Books - April 20, 2014 - 2:11pm
In the newly translated memoir “Poilu,” a Frenchman offers acidic observations on trench warfare while serving on the Western Front.






Lenders Ease Mortgage Rules in Hunt for Business

Wall Street Journal U.S. News - April 20, 2014 - 2:07pm
Mortgage lenders are beginning to ease the restrictive lending standards enacted after the housing boom turned to bust, a sign of their rising confidence in the housing market.

Crews respond to Ventura crash

Ventura County Star News - April 20, 2014 - 1:47pm
Crews responded to a car crash Sunday in Ventura, officials said.

Cruz Angers Colleagues, but Wins Fans Elsewhere

Wall Street Journal U.S. News - April 20, 2014 - 12:40pm
A close-up look at Texas Sen. Ted Cruz and his history illuminates his political life's fundamental dichotomy: Many Republican lawmakers mistrust him, but many conservatives elsewhere worship him.

Federal Sandy Aid Could Leave Region

Wall Street Journal U.S. News - April 20, 2014 - 11:44am
Federal officials are considering spending more than $1 billion of the remaining $3.6 billion of rebuilding aid on disasters other than superstorm Sandy.
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