A 29-year-old terminally ill woman who expects to take her life under Oregon’s death-with-dignity law has released a new video, saying she’s feeling better and might postpone the day she had planned to die.
The celebration in San Francisco’s streets over the Giants’ World Series victory turned raucous and violent, with two people injured by gunfire and a third stabbed. Police got pelted with bottles as they tried to disperse crowds.
Gov. Jerry Brown is maintaining a commanding lead in his bid for an unprecedented fourth term and leads a Democratic ticket that once again appears poised to sweep all statewide offices in California, according to a Field Poll released Thursday.
“This new politics of intense polarization funded by outside money designed to make you think that everybody in public life is some sort of a slug is nuts,” Clinton told a crowd of thousands at the University of California, Davis near Sacramento. He added that it is meant “to get you to voluntarily sit it out.”
On Sunday, Perla Avina was a shot by an unknown assailant in what’s described as a road rage incident by her husband. Avina was driven a couple of blocks to her home where the mother of four later died.
California is requiring a 21-day quarantine for people traveling from Ebola-stricken areas who have had contact with infected patients.
Farmers in California’s Central Valley are going to court to challenge the division of water during the state’s ongoing drought.
Former President Bill Clinton is coming to the aid of California’s vulnerable congressional Democrats on Wednesday, stumping for two House members facing tough re-election contests.
A SWAT officer died early Wednesday, a day after being wounded by a shotgun blast while attempting to force open a door during a pre-dawn raid at a Southern California home, authorities said.
Still in the experimental stage, the pill is packed with tiny magnetic particles, which can travel through a patient’s bloodstream, search for malignant cells and report their findings to a sensor on a wearable device.
In suburban Sacramento, Bera is in one of the closest and most expensive congressional races in the country. He is facing former Rep. Doug Ose in a district Bera won by just 2 percentage points in 2012.
This year rice farmers only planted 420,000 acres – 25 percent less than last year – because of water restrictions, according to the California Rice Commission.
A fire driven by fierce winds raced through a small town near the Oregon border on Monday, burning a church to the ground, damaging or destroying 100 homes and prompting evacuation orders for at least 1,500 people, authorities said.
Federal water regulators estimate California’s drought could be one of the most expensive natural disasters in U.S. history.
Workers are putting the finishing touches on the new east span of the Bay Bridge, which is on track to open on Tuesday.
Crews worked into the night trying to secure an Oracle catamaran that capsized in San Francisco Bay Tuesday afternoon and drifted out to sea.
The Space Shuttle Endeavour is headed to California where it will be permanently displayed in a museum.
An explosion rocked the Chevron gasoline refinery in Richmond Monday night and caused a 3-alarm fire. Smoke from the fire sent hundreds to the hospital complaining of respiratory problems.
The Campbell family of Herald is dealing with millions of grasshoppers!