California hopefuls blame incumbents as farm towns struggle

A Democratic businessman trying to win a U.S. House seat is blaming a three-term Republican congressman for failing to bring money to a California farming regio
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Impoverished farm town is left behind in California

People who work in California melon and lettuce fields struggle no matter which political party is in power
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Survival trumps politics in poverty-hit California farm town

California may be famous for its wealth and Hollywood star power but poverty prevails in farm towns between Los Angeles and San Francisco
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Far from fame, poverty blossoms in 'forgotten California'

California may be known for its wealth, but a distinctly different side exists in the state's farm belt
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AP Was There: Smith and Carlos protest during 1968 Olympics

AP Was There: Smith and Carlos protest during 1968 Olympics
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Caroline Marks at home riding world's waves at just 16

Caroline Marks took to the waves with such gusto at a young age that at 16 she's the youngest competitor ever on the World Surf League's Championship Tour
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BC-US--Surfing Phenom, US

BC-US--Surfing Phenom, US
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World Surf League to offer equal prize money to women

The World Surf League says it will award equal prize money to women and men for WSL-controlled events beginning with the 2019 season
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AP-HI--Hawaii News Coverage Advisory 4:30 pm, HI

AP-HI--Hawaii News Coverage Advisory 4:30 pm, HI
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BC-US--Bethany Hamilton, US

BC-US--Bethany Hamilton, US
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Bethany Hamilton back on surfboard after having second son

Bethany Hamilton is back on her surfboard, four months after giving birth to her second son
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3 dead, 8 injured after fleeing truck rollover in California

U.S. Border Patrol agents who tried to pull over a pickup truck they suspected had crossed into the country illegally deployed a tire-flattening device after th
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US to cut troops along Mexico border but extend deployment

The U.S. plans to cut the number of active-duty troops along the border with Mexico but extend the deployment for another 45 days
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Man pleads guilty to riot conspiracy after Virginia rally

One of four California men accused of violently attacking counterprotesters at a white nationalist rally in Virginia last year has pleaded guilty to conspiracy
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Another court nixes Trump push to cut 'sanctuary city' funds

A federal judge says the Trump administration can't withhold over $29 million in law enforcement money from six states and New York City in a clash over their i
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The Latest: Scientists describe fault where quake happened

Scientists say the damaging Alaska earthquake and aftershocks happened on a type of fault with one side moving down and away from the other side
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Fire-scarred California areas escape large-scale rain damage

A major storm brought localized mudslides and street flooding to California, leaving some people stranded in their vehicles, but the fire-scarred state escaped
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California wildfire emissions equal year of power pollution

U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke says wildfires in California in 2018 released roughly the same amount of carbon emissions as are produced each year to provid
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Democratic sweep in California raises GOP suspicion

A combination of recent changes in California's election rules have lengthened the ballot-counting process and upended traditional voting patterns in a year tha
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US to keep about 4,000 troops at border through January

U.S. officials say the number of active-duty troops at the southern border will drop from 5,600 to about 4,000, and their deployment will extend through the end
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The big fight: In Fury, Wilder faces true heavyweight equal

Deontay Wilder has waited a decade for the shot at worldwide fame and fortune he is getting Saturday night at Staples Center
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The Latest: 3 dead, 7 injured in Border Patrol chase

The U.S. Border Patrol says agents involved in a deadly chase tried to stop a pickup truck before it sped from rugged terrain near the U.S.-Mexico border
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Fire-scarred California escapes large-scale rain damage

A major storm brought localized mudslides and street flooding to California and some people had to be rescued from stranded vehicles but the fire-scarred state
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Wizards' Howard out 2-3 months after spinal surgery

Wizards center Dwight Howard out 2-3 months after spinal surgery
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