Federal officials have pledged another $14 million to help California through its worst drought in recorded history.
The owner of Hot Dog on a Stick has filed for bankruptcy protection. HDOS Enterprises says its total debt ranges from $1 million to $10 million and it estimates assets between $10 million and $50 million.
San Francisco officials again are trying to improve residents’ health and raise money for government coffers by taxing soda and other sweetened drinks, an effort that’s previously failed to gain traction locally and in other U.S. cities.
Target Corp. says it will no longer be offering health care coverage for its part-time workers. The discounter is citing new options now available through health care exchanges under the Affordable Care Act.
A real estate research firm says California home foreclosures plummeted to an eight-year low in the fourth quarter, thanks to rising home prices.
The Sacramento Sheriff’s Department has released new video showing thieves taking money from coin-operated machines inside a business last year.
An Oregon man is being hailed for his integrity after he found an envelope containing thousands of dollars and returned it to its owner.
California officials sought Wednesday to reassure congressional Republicans that the state will be able to match billions of dollars in federal funding for the state’s high-speed rail project, including a $180 million payment due in April.
Gov. Jerry Brown has promised to chip away at what he calls California’s “wall of debt” and is trying to make good on that pledge in the state budget he will propose Thursday.
More people are playing California’s lottery after years of decline because more money is being pumped back into the prize pool and that has increased the jackpots.
Officials overseeing California’s $68 billion high-speed rail project have taken pains in recent weeks to assure the public that construction plans are moving ahead, characterizing a series of recent setbacks as “a bump in the road.”
Potential victims of credit card fraud tied to Target’s security breach said they had trouble contacting the discounter through its website and call centers.