A 72-year-old hunter who was lost for more than two weeks in a California forest survived by eating squirrels and other animals he shot with his rifle
Gov. Jerry Brown has signed into law a bill that will make California the first state to ban lead bullets for all types of hunting.
Homeowners will have increased protections from foreclosure under some of the hundreds of state laws taking effect with the new year.
California would ban the use of dogs to hunt bears and bobcats under a bill approved by the state Assembly.
Stone Lakes National Wildlife refuge is a rare urban refuge that is home to hundreds of species of birds and wildlife.