Where the water would go if SLO County dams burst

Here’s a look at where the water would go in the event of a dam burst in San Luis Obispo County, in light of the crisis at Oroville Dam on February 12, 2017. All five SLO County dams have been inspected by regulatory agencies in the past four years and were found safe, records show.

Why 43 million women are living with heart disease and may not know it

Heart disease, which killed “Star Wars” actress Carrie Fisher two days after Christmas last year at only 60, is the leading cause of death in both men and women. But the sexes are quite different when it comes to recognizing the symptoms of heart attack, which call for better, more specific research geared toward women.

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Don Pedro spillway water flows over road

Water from the opened Don Pedro spillway flows over Bonds Flat Road in La Grange, Calif., on Monday, Feb. 20, 2017.
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Don Pedro spillway water flows over road 0:32

Don Pedro spillway water flows over road

Oroville Dam's main spillway 'stable' but eroded as officials adjust flow rate 1:26

Oroville Dam's main spillway 'stable' but eroded as officials adjust flow rate

A quick hike up Black Hill offers aerial view of Morro Bay 0:50

A quick hike up Black Hill offers aerial view of Morro Bay

Cal Poly dormitory remains threatened by unstable hillside; two large trees cut down 1:13

Cal Poly dormitory remains threatened by unstable hillside; two large trees cut down

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