California Shifts Police Shooting Probes To Attorney GeneralCalifornia Attorney General Rob Bonta announced new protocols Wednesday to provide more transparency around one of the most emotional and disturbing areas of policing: the fatal shooting of an unarmed civilian.
Newsom's Gamble: California Governor's Recall Win Could Hinge On Jobs, COVID CasesCalifornia Democrats gambled by accelerating the date for the state's Sept. 14 recall election that could cost Gov. Gavin Newsom his job.
California's Power Grid Operator Says 'No Plans For A Flex Alert' MondayDespite initial concerns Sunday over the ongoing heatwave, California's power grid operator said there will be sufficient energy supply to avoid calling on residents to conserve energy Monday.
As Gov. Newsom Faces Recall Election, California Democrats Again Seek To Alter Recall LawsThis time, though, Democrats want the option to speed things up to take advantage of what they see as favorable conditions for Newsom. Lawmakers are expected to vote on the changes Monday.
California Budget Boosts Health Care For Older ImmigrantsCalifornia will soon pay the health care bills for low-income people 50 and older who are living in the country illegally, part of an expansion of Medicaid that aims to inch the nation's most populous state toward Democrats' goal of making sure everyone has health insurance.
California Unemployment Rate Improves, State Adds 100k Jobs For 4th Straight MonthAs of May 2021, California has regained more than half of the 2.7 million jobs it lost at the start of the coronavirus pandemic, officials said Friday, a trend driven by restaurants and hotels hiring more people as the nation’s most populous state reopens its economy.
California's Power Grid Operator Urges Residents To Conserve Energy Amid Heat WaveCalifornia's power grid operator is asking residents to conserve power for a few hours Thursday evening as record-breaking heat blankets the West this week.
Feds Could Restrict West Coast Salmon Fishing To Help OrcasThe fishing restrictions would extend from Puget Sound in Washington to Monterey Bay in central California, and they would be triggered when fewer than 966,000 Chinook are forecast to return to Northwest rivers.
'Direct Threat To Public Safety': Gov. Newsom Condemns US Judge's Overturning Of California’s Ban On Assault WeaponsA federal judge Friday overturned California’s three-decade-old ban on assault weapons, ruling that it violates the constitutional right to bear arms.
Poll: Do You Agree With California’s Decision On Masks In The Workplace?While the state is set to reopen its economy and lift most COVID-related restrictions on June 15, California regulators have decided to keep masks in the workplace as long as at least one employee is unvaccinated against the virus. Do you agree with the decision?
'A Little Overkill': New California Workplace Mask Rules Cause Confusion For SomeThe CDC says fully vaccinated people can do without masks in most situations, but with California's economy set to fully reopen June 15, state regulators say even if one employee in a room isn’t vaccinated, everyone has to put on a face covering.
Wine Waste: The New Superfood?We love to drink it, but eating it could be even better. We have all heard about the health benefits of drinking wine, but researchers out of UC Davis say don’t throw out the waste, it may be the best medicine to fight major diseases.
Caitlyn Jenner Says Transgender Girls In Women's Sports Is 'Unfair'Caitlyn Jenner, the former Olympic champion and reality TV personality now running for California governor, said she opposes transgender girls competing in girls' sports at school.
Californians Rank Second Behind Hawaiians For Highest Life Expectancy Among 50 StatesCalifornians and Hawaiians have the highest life expectancy in the United States, according to newly released data by the CDC.
California: OK To Use Moderna Vaccine After Illness ReportsCalifornia says it’s safe to resume using a batch of coronavirus vaccine after some people fell ill and a halt to injections was recommended.