California Dams Illustrate Challenge Of Maintaining Older DesignsTwelve years ago, widespread destruction from Hurricane Katrina on the Gulf Coast helped compel federal engineers 2,000 miles away in California to remake a 1950s-era dam by constructing a massive steel-and-concrete gutter that would manage surging waters in times of torrential storms.
Activists Rally At Planned Parenthood Centers In CaliforniaSeveral dozen people have gathered outside of a Planned Parenthood health center in Los Angeles protesting the group's federal funding.
Homeland Security Head Pressed To Define 'Sanctuary City'U.S. Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly told law enforcement officials on a tour of nation's border with Mexico Friday that he couldn't define a sanctuary city, which President Donald Trump has targeted for withdrawal of federal funding for refusing to cooperate with immigration authorities.
Record $466 Million Spent On California Ballot Measures In 2016Campaign finance documents filed this week reveal political donors contributed a record $466 million dollars to influence measures on California's 2016 ballot.
Sierra Snowpack Measures Heaviest In 22 YearsThe state's snowpack measured Thursday at a drought-busting 173 percent of average in the Sierra Nevada -- the highest measurement of its kind since 1995.
California Once Again On Center Stage With NFL On The MoveAmerica's most popular sport is in the midst of its greatest migration since the mid-1990s.
Renowned California State Librarian, Kevin Starr Dies At 76Former California State Librarian Kevin Starr, who is deemed the pre-eminent historian of the Golden State, has died. He was 76. Starr died of a heart attack Saturday at a hospital in San Francisco, his wife, Sheila Starr said Sunday.
Wet December Drawing To Close With More Rain In California ForecastCalifornia's wet December is drawing to a close with even more rain and snow in a welcome respite amid years of drought.
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As Nation Elects Trump, California Goes Its Own Way On a historic night for Donald Trump and Republicans, California went its own way.
California Plan To Back 2024 L.A. Olympics Bid With $250 Million AdvancesThe Senate Governmental Organization Committee approved the bill, SB1465, in a 7-0 vote after proponents said they're confident they can produce the games without the serious deficits that have challenged other recent host cities.
California Soda Tax Fails For Eighth Time In Six YearsAB2782 would have imposed a 2-cent-per-ounce fee on sugary drinks. The money would have benefited clinics that address obesity, diabetes and oral health.