Step outside – climate change is here

Five brush fires raged in a single day this week along the American River Parkway. The Wragg fire at Lake Berryessa flared anew. Temperatures soared to triple digits and beyond in Sacramento, sizzling even for this ordinarily hot city, even as the southern end of the state braced for freak monsoons.

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In Depth

Becerra steps aside, aspires for more

Rep. Xavier Becerra decided against seeking U.S. Senate seat

The fourth-ranking House Democrat, Becerra has a shot at leadership

That’s not a bad thing for a McClatchy High grad and son of Manuel and Maria Becerra

Matt Barrows talks about the three things he'll have his eye on when 49ers training camp begins later this week. Video by Manny Crisostomo.

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