Bill To Help Laid-Off Workers Passed By California LegislatureNow that Gov. Gavin Newsom is letting more businesses reopen as coronavirus cases decline, the California Legislature on Thursday passed a bill requiring some hotels and other hospitality companies to offer laid-off workers their jobs back.
Wildfire Season Coming Quickly And Earlier, California Forecasters WarnThe wildfire season "is coming quickly and it's coming earlier."
7 Accused Of Trucking Tons Of Trash Into California In Massive Recycling ScamSix men have been charged with running a recycling fraud scheme that trucked tons of trash from Las Vegas casinos into California in order to collect state redemption money, authorities announced Wednesday.
Immigrant Health Care Is On California Senate's Wish ListDemocrats in the California Senate said Wednesday they want to spend the state's projected multibillion-dollar budget surplus on things such as making college debt-free for students, paying for the health care of some older, low-income adults living in the country illegally and partnering with first-time homebuyers in the state’s expensive market.
Placer Couty DA Explains What Ground Penetrating Radar Is And How It Can Help InvestigatorsInvestigators used ground-penetrating radar to search the home of Ruben Flores the father of Paul Flores who is accused of Kristin Smart’s murder.   
Gov. Newsom Pushes Full California Public School Reopening by Fall As Many Districts ResistGov. Gavin Newsom's administration said Wednesday that all California schools should reopen when the new academic year begins next fall, though his guidelines remain merely an expectation rather than a mandate.
Up To A Foot Of New Snow Dropped Atop Sierra Around TahoeThe on-again, off-again spring weather in the Sierra is off again, at least for now.
California To Shut 2nd Prison As Inmate Population DwindlesA decade after prison crowding forced California to realign its criminal justice system, the population in what once was the nation's largest state correctional system has shrunk to the point where officials announced Tuesday they will close one of two inmate firefighter training centers.
California Focusing On Urgent Projects As Wildfire Season LoomsCalifornia is in such an urgent race with another devastating wildfire season that officials began soliciting local project ideas even before they had money to pay for them. It faces such a threat of drought that the governor said Tuesday that he has executive orders drafted and ready to sign as needed.
California Lifts Limits On Indoor Worship Services, Still Advises Limiting Capacity At 25%California on Monday lifted its limits on indoor worship services in the face of U.S. Supreme Court rulings that struck down the coronavirus public health mandates.
Feds' Boogaloo Indictment Details Inside of Northern California Extremist GroupA Turlock man is accused of founding a militia-style group connected to the killing of two officers in 2020.
California Lifts Attendance Limits On Houses Of Worship In Wake Of High Court RulingCalifornia on Monday lifted its limits on indoor worship services in the face of U.S. Supreme Court rulings that struck down the coronavirus public health mandates.
California Inmate Pleads Guilty To Stealing More Than $100,000 In Unemployment BenefitsA California prison inmate pleaded guilty Monday to conspiring to steal more than $100,000 in unemployment benefits designed to help those who lost their jobs during the coronavirus pandemic — one of numerous such thefts that authorities say have totaled more than $810 million.
Fresno Police Fires Officer For Alleged Involvement With Proud BoysA Fresno police officer was fired Friday after online images and videos surfaced showing his alleged involvement with the far-right group the Proud Boys, police said.
California Bill Would Remove Youth From Career Criminal LawLos Angeles' new reform-minded top prosecutor said Friday that it's time to remove youthful offenders from California's tough career criminal law that can greatly extend their prison time later in life.