California craft beer makers struggle under drought restrictions

...drought, the water board in this southern California town imposed restrictions on Fall brook...about 60 miles north of San Diego.California has more craft breweries ? small, independent...scheduled to open, according to the California Craft Brewers Association. Craft breweries...

Southern Cal coach Steve Sarkisian to take leave of absence

Southern California coach Steve Sarkisian is taking an indefinite leave of absence after athletic director Pat Haden determined that the troubled coach...

Columbia lifts boil water advisory for some

...authorities said.All of the deaths in the storm happened in or near vehicles, officials said. BIG EVENTS: Organizers of the South Ca r o lina State Fair said it should begin as normal Wednesday. The fair brings thousands of people every day to Columbia, and...

Loss to Mexico caps rough year for US men's soccer team

...your own impression (if) you look back at the last four years at what we did."The thrilling loss on a memorable Southern California night exemplified several deficiencies. The Americans had to think defensively all night just to keep up with Mexico's...

Savannah River Site contractor installs cost-saving pump design

...the board. "We're at a watershed moment, and the time to fix these issues is now."Parsons Government Servi ces, the California-based contractor responsible for project delivery and initial operations, said that it has refined its responsibilities...

Wine Time: Hedges Family Estate Red Mountain 2011, Washington

...Ann-Marie Hedges began working with wine in 1986 when they formed an export company called American Wine Trade, Inc., to ship California and Washington state wines to Taiwan. The company kept adding clients and eventually created a negociant-inspired wine...

Southern Cal coach Steve Sarkisian is fired

Southern California fired Steve Sarkisian on Monday, one day after the troubled football coach was put on leave.

French train hero stabbed in California

...boarded the train with a Kalashnikov rifle, a pistol and a box cutter.Stone, who is assigned to Travis Air Force Base in California, suffered a severely cut thumb and a knife wound to his neck during the struggle with the gunman.President Barack Obama...

Paine College's rich history is a monument to pioneering racial relations

...graduate school at Indiana University; a distinguished professor who headed African-American studies at the University of California Berkeley and Notre Dame; the first black dean of students at M.I.T; a geologist who was commissioned by NASA to research...

Forecasts call for warm, sunny weather

...might be the best week of the year ? six days of sunny, dry weather with highs in the low 70s. It will be like living in California without the crazy celebrities.STAR SHOW: If you look east between 6 and 7 this morning you should see a particularly interesting...