The puppy had its head stuck through the hub of an automobile wheel when its owner brought it to a Kern County fire station on Friday.
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. has pleaded guilty to charges the company dumped hazardous waste in California.
California environmentalists say a proposal by state pesticide regulators to allow spraying of a controversial pesticide on rice fields in the Sacramento Valley could harm aquatic organisms and honeybees.
Two San Joaquin Valley pesticide dealers must pay $105,000 in fines after selling a pesticide to peach growers that wasn’t authorized for the fruit.
A controversial strawberry pesticide is being pulled from the U.S. market by its Tokyo manufacturer.