California could become the first state to allow family members, licensed therapists and health care providers to petition a judge to take firearms from someone who has shown signs that they could harm others or themselves.
Tourism officials at Lake Tahoe say that obtaining Nevada-based sponsorship for their annual Fourth of July and Labor Day fireworks shows will help free them from California regulators after settling a lawsuit over pollution.
The gloves are coming off in California kitchens.
A California wind farm will become the first in the nation to avoid prosecution if eagles are injured or die when they run into the giant turning blades, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service said Thursday.
A federal appeals court on Thursday upheld California’s law requiring people arrested for felonies to submit samples of their DNA to police.
Californians have flooded several sheriff offices with applications and inquiries for permits to carry concealed guns.
Juveniles who sexually assault unconscious victims could be tried as adults under proposed California legislation brought in response to the suicide of a 15-year-old girl who was sexually battered while passed out at a party then humiliated by photos circulated to classmates.
San Diego passed regulations Tuesday to allow medical marijuana dispensaries to legally operate in the city.
Ken Uechi has been making sushi for 8 years and considers himself an artist. But he says a new law is adding an unwanted layer to his work.
With the New Year approaching, there are more things to keep in mind than just resolutions. The California Highway Patrol wants motorists to be aware of several new laws going into effect on January 1.
A man who is serving a life prison term for a fatal carjacking when he was 16 years old recently has been resentenced under a new California law that allows him to become parole eligible in less than three years.
State lawmakers head into the final week of this year’s Legislative session facing issues that could help shape California’s environment and business climate for years to come.