California, Already With Strictest Gun Control Laws In Nation, Pass A Bunch MoreThere were loud and sustained calls for more gun control legislation after the mass shooting earlier this year at a high school in Parkland, Florida. A lot of those efforts failed -- but not in California.
Gov. Brown Signs Law Allowing Utilities To Charge Ratepayers For Costs Related To 2017 WildfiresGov. Jerry Brown has signed a measure allowing utilities to bill their customers to pay for future legal settlements stemming from devastating 2017 wildfires.
Gov. Brown Blocks Later School Start Time MandateGov. Jerry Brown has vetoed legislation that would have required California middle and high schools to start no earlier than 8:30 a.m.
Gov. Brown Signs Law To Limit Plastic Straws In Full-Service RestaurantsPeople who want straws with their drinks at California restaurants will have to ask for them under a new state law.
Suspect In Killing Of Deputy Mark Stasyuk Identified As 38-Year-Old Rancho Cordova ResidentA Sacramento County sheriff's deputy was killed and another wounded in a shootout that started with an argument at a Pep Boys store, authorities said.
INTERVIEW: Gov. Jerry Brown's Days In Politics Far From OverCalifornia Gov. Jerry Brown tells CBS13 News in one of his final interviews before leaving office that he might not be done with politics.
Gov. Brown Signs Biodiversity Protection OrderJerry Brown's order comes ahead of a global climate summit he's hosting next week in San Francisco and as he prepares to leave office in January.
Gov. Brown Signs Bill That Makes California First State To Eliminate Bail Before TrialThe bill will replace bail with a risk-assessment system, although it's still unclear how the system will work.
California Lawmakers Send Gov. Brown Bill Limiting Plastic StrawsIf you want a plastic straw with your drink you may soon have to ask at California restaurants.
Letter Alleges Lewd, Drunken Behavior By California Lottery OfficialsAn anonymous employee last week sent Brown's office and The Sacramento Bee a letter and package of photos showing the behavior, the newspaper reported.
White House Approves Carr Fire Disaster Declaration, Gov. Brown Says
Trump Administration Wants To Lower Emissions Standards For CarsSetting up a showdown with California, the Trump administration on Thursday announced a plan to revoke a signature Obama-era environmental regulation.
Jerry Brown Takes Victory Lap As He Signs California BudgetNearing the end of his final term as governor, Brown has celebrated the state's financial strength and thriving economy.
California Governor, Lawmakers Get 3 Percent Pay BoostGov. Jerry Brown's salary will top $200,000 just before he leaves office.
Portuguese Prime Minister Visits California, Meets With Gov. Brown To Boost TiesPortugal's prime minister and other officials are visiting the California state Senate to boost ties between the two governments.