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  • The Almaden Reservoir is filled after series of storms Monday, March 14, 2016, in San Jose, Calif. Four straight days of rain have replenished several key reservoirs in drought-stricken California. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

    Storms Replenish Key Reservoirs Amid California Drought

    SAN FRANCISCO — Four straight days of rain have replenished several key reservoirs in Northern California, delighting a state in its fifth year of drought and raising hopes that water-use restrictions might be eased.
    The series of storms that started […]

  • In this July 28, 2014 photo, lightning strikes over Lake Mead near Hoover Dam at the Lake Mead National Recreation Area in Arizona. On the left are the Arizona intake towers of Hoover Dam. The bathtub ring of light minerals shows the high water mark of the reservoir which has shrunk to its lowest point since it was first filled in the 1930s. (AP Photo/John Locher)

    Southwest Braces As Lake Mead Water Levels Drop

    LAS VEGAS — Once-teeming Lake Mead marinas are idle as a 14-year drought steadily drops water levels to historic lows. Officials from nearby Las Vegas are pushing conservation but also are drilling a new pipeline to keep drawing water from […]

  • File - This undated file photo released by the California Department of Water Resources shows water making its way south through the Central Valley by way of the California Aqueduct. The California Aqueduct has been ferrying water from the state’s verdant north to the south’s arid croplands and cities since Gov. Jerry Brown’s father was in office half a century ago. But now, amid one of the worst droughts on record, a group of farmers want to route some of that water back uphill. (AP Photo/California Department of Water Resources, Dale Kolke, File)

    Water Flows Uphill? Maybe, In California Drought

    SAN FRANCISCO  — Water has flowed from Northern California’s snow-capped peaks to the south’s parched cities ever since the California Aqueduct was built in the 1960s. Now, amid one of the worst droughts in history, state officials are considering an […]

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  • AP10ThingsToSee - A discarded computer keyboard lies on the dry, cracked bed of the Almaden Reservoir in San Jose, Calif. on Friday, Feb. 7, 2014 during the state's worst drought in recorded history. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

    Obama Turns Attention To California Drought

    WASHINGTON  — Opening a weekend trip to California, President Barack Obama on Friday will offer millions in federal aid for the drought-stricken state, then hold an unusual West Coast meeting with Jordan’s King Abdullah II, a key U.S. partner in […]

 
 

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