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Essential California: Which celebrities aren't saving water in this drought

Good morning. It is Friday, Aug. 28. One man sailed around Echo Park Lake in a tequila barrel, which is now for sale on EBay. Here's what else is happening in the Golden State: #mailchimp-subscribe { font:14px Georgia,Serif; line-height: 30px;} Subscribe to the newsletter TOP STORIES Conservation: It's working Californians cut urban water use 31% last month, according to the latest figures. "Millions of conscientious Californians are the real heroes here -- each stepping up to help local water resources last longer in the face of a historic drought with no certain end date," said Felicia Marcus, chair of the State Water Resources Control Board. Los Angeles Times ...