California Seeks Fix On Sex-Offender Reporting RequirementCalifornia lawmakers are trying to fix a flawed voter-approved initiative that required registered sex offenders to disclose their email addresses and other electronic information to authorities.
Obama Scheduled To Visit Yosemite, Other National ParksAfter an emotionally trying week, President Barack Obama is heading West to celebrate the raw beauty of America's national parks as the system nears its 100th birthday, and highlight challenges threatening it over the next 100 years, including climate change and chronic underfunding by Congress.
John McCain: Obama 'Directly Responsible' For Orlando RampageRepublican Sen. John McCain says President Barack Obama is "directly responsible" for the mass shooting in Orlando because Obama has allowed the growth of the Islamic State group on his watch.
California Lawmakers Approve Gun-Violence Research CenterCalifornia's state budget includes $5 million for a gun violence research center at the University of California.
California Democrats Advance Gun Control Bills After Orlando ShootingDemocratic California lawmakers are advancing a sweeping array of gun control legislation days after the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history.
Kamala Harris, Loretta Sanchez Claim Runoff Spots In California US Senate RaceCalifornia U.S. Senate candidate Kamala Harris claimed one of two spots in the November runoff Tuesday, moving the state attorney general into a potentially historic election.
Trump Cruises To Win In California PrimaryDonald Trump easily won the California Republican primary on Tuesday as voters cast ballots for presidential candidates, a new U.S. senator and a host of other offices in a late-season primary that thrust the nation's most populous state back into the political spotlight.
California Assembly Moves To Tax Marijuana GrowersCalifornia lawmakers are moving to levy taxes on medical marijuana growers after hammering out pot regulations last year.
Gov. Brown Endorses Democratic Senate Candidate Kamala HarrisGov. Jerry Brown is endorsing Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Kamala Harris barely two weeks before California's June 7 primary election.
California Senate Approves Sweeping Gun-Control MeasuresDemocrats in the California Senate made another attempt Thursday to outlaw the sale of assault weapons with easily detachable ammunition magazines as part of a wide-ranging slate of gun control bills that were approved.
California Senate To Vote On Sweeping Gun-Control MeasuresDemocrats in the California Senate plan another attempt to outlaw the sale of assault weapons with easily detachable ammunition magazines known as bullet buttons as part of a wide-ranging slate of gun control bills scheduled for votes on Thursday.
Bid To Raise California Tobacco Tax Nears November BallotA well-financed campaign whose backers include billionaire environmentalist Tom Steyer, medical groups and organized labor has collected enough signatures for a ballot measure to raise California's cigarette tax by $2 per pack, officials said.