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Essential California: Bernie heads west

By Benjamin Oreskes , Shelby Grad Good morning, and welcome to the Essential California newsletter. It’s Monday, March 25, and here’s what’s happening across California: TOP STORIES With its earlier primary on March 3 next year — and mail ballots going out a month prior — California is considered by the Bernie Sanders campaign… iPad…

Leaks reveal white nationalists active at San Diego colleges

By Andrew Dyer A recent leak of more than 200,000 online chat logs from a white supremacist group reveals how local members are targeting students on San Diego college campuses and trying to project a respectable image even as the group’s members privately espouse Islamophobic, anti-Semitic and racist views. … iPad open in a new…

Earthquake: 3.3 quake strikes near Mesa Grande, Calif.

By Quakebot A shallow magnitude 3.3 earthquake was reported Saturday evening three miles from Mesa Grande, Calif., according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 10:41 p.m. Pacific time at a depth of 6.8 miles. According to the USGS, the epicenter was 14 miles from Ramona, Calif., and 19… iPad open in a…

Earthquake: 4.3 quake strikes near Capetown, Calif.

By Quakebot A shallow magnitude 4.3 earthquake was reported Sunday morning 41 miles from Capetown, Calif., according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 4:32 a.m. Pacific time at a depth of 0 miles. According to the USGS, the epicenter was 53 miles from Fortuna, Calif., 58 miles from Eureka,… iPad open in…