Following Death Of 13-Year-Old, Lawmaker Proposes Bill With Better Protections For Students With Special NeedsAfter the death of a 13-year-old boy with autism at Guiding Hands School in El Dorado County, one lawmaker has drafted legislation to better protect students with special needs.
California May Ban All Smartphones At SchoolsCalifornia may ban all students from using smartphones at school.
Trump To Order Colleges To Back Free Speech Or Lose FundingPresident Donald Trump is expected to order U.S. colleges to protect free speech on their campuses or risk losing federal funding.
Spokesperson: Riot Buttons Were An 'Error In Judgment'; Will Be Removed From State ElevatorsThe word "riot," is now covered, and the buttons will be swapped out this week.
Gov. Newsom Signs Moratorium On Executions, Calling Death Penalty 'A Failure'The 737 inmates on the largest death row in the nation got a reprieve from California Gov. Gavin Newsom on Wednesday.
Pushing Last Call Back Two Hours Moving Through LegislatureExtending last call in several California cities, including Sacramento, is one step closer to happening.
Governor Newsom To Sign Executive Order Stopping California's Death Penalty For NowGov. Gavin Newsom will sign an executive order Wednesday placing a moratorium on the death penalty in the Golden State.
Report: Calif. Legislature Racked Up $1.8M In Legal Costs On Misconduct InquiriesThe Senate spent $1.26 million and the Assembly $571,000, according to the documents provided under the Legislative Open Records Act.
Campaign 2020: Hillary Clinton Says She Won't Run For President In 2020Hillary Clinton says she won't run for president in 2020, but vows she's "not going anywhere."
California Lawmakers Want $100 Billion Toward Clean EnergyA group of Democratic California lawmakers called Monday for the state to invest $100 billion to drastically reduce its carbon emissions and reliance on fossil fuels by 2030.
High-Speed Rail Leaders Call Trump's Plan To Take Back Money 'Disastrous'Leaders of California's high-speed rail project are telling the Trump administration its plans to withhold or claw back $3.5 billion in federal money for the project is "legally indefensible" and "disastrous policy."
California Sues To Block New Federal Abortion RestrictionsAttorney General Xavier Becerra announced Monday that the Democratic-led state will file a federal lawsuit seeking to block the Health and Human Services Department's new family planning rule.
Theater Thief Snatches Wallet By Crawling Under Movie SeatsA Folsom woman said under the cover of darkness, a thief was able to sneak into her purse sitting on the seat next to her, and steal the wallet.
San Diego Zoo's Last 2 Pandas Being Sent Back To ChinaCBS8 reported on Monday that the park is losing its panda exhibit
Bingo And Bongs: More Seniors Seek Pot For Age-Related AchesMany industry officials say the fastest-growing segment of their customer base are aging baby boomers or even those a little older.
California-Grown Avocados At Center Of Recall Over Listeria ConcernsCalifornia-grown avocados sold in bulk to retail stores in six states by the Henry Avocado Corporation are being recalled due to potential contamination with listeria.
Dr. Dre Celebrates His Daughter Getting Into USC 'On Her Own'The rapper, whose real name is Andre Young, posted a picture with his daughter, Truly Young, and her acceptance letter to the school.