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2 hrs ago | 10News
Enrollment growth at California State University will be cut by half this fall -- from 20,000 to about 10,000 additional students -- after state funding fell short of expectations.
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2 hrs ago | Daily Kos
Sen. Chuck Schumer wants to blame Washington gridlock on party primaries-and says that getting rid of them would "save America."
3 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee
Gov. Jerry Brown talked about his priorities for a second term during a meeting with the Sacramento Bee Editorial Board on May 15, 2014.
5 hrs ago | CBS News
California's drought is so severe, residents could soon face $500 fines for wasting water.
The American Motorcyclist Association initiated a petition drive today to convince the California Office of Administrative Law to allow state agencies to once again disseminate important information on safely and responsibly executing the motorcycling technique called lane splitting.
Dear Heloise: We read your column every day in the Ventura County Star. My family has come up with a hint that may help others who never know if the dishes in the dishwasher are clean or dirty.
Cal and Frida live in a shack in the wilderness, working side-by-side in the face of hardship and isolation.
California is shutting down 11 oil and gas wastewater injection sites and reviewing over 100 others in the state's drought-ravaged Central Valley as officials fear companies have pumped toxic fracking fluids into needed drinking water aquifers.
As a native Californian who was born in Oakland, raised in the San Fernando Valley, schooled in Berkeley and now living in Venice, I'd like to say one thing to Timothy Draper, the Silicon Valley kajillionaire pushing the idiotic breakup of the Golden State: Recently, Draper announced he is on track to gather enough signatures to get his ... (more)
Gov. Jerry Brown has signed a bill aimed at diversifying California's health exchange board by expanding the eligibility criteria for members.
The California National Guard on Monday joined more than a dozen other agencies to help the Yurok tribe combat rampant marijuana grows that have threatened the reservation's water supply, harmed its salmon and interfered with cultural ceremonies.
Federal judicial vacancies are causing unsustainable courtroom delays, resulting in evidence going stale, witnesses dying before they can testify and, in some instances, people being pressured to plead guilty just to get out of jail faster, according to study released Monday by the Brennan Center for Justice.
The campaign to split California into six smaller states in order to benefit Silicon Valley isn't just nuts-according to a California politico, it's illegal, too.
California Governor Jerry Brown signed a bill into law Friday that bans the sale of single-shot handguns that gun owners can alter into automatic weapons.
The grim story of a 35-year-old man, recently returned to an Illinois prison on a probation violation, represents much of what is wrong with the criminal justice system and its de facto role as repository for the mentally ill, law enforcement officials say.
When you get past stands selling bacon-wrapped hot dogs and ignore booths peddling the latest kitchen gadgets, not to mention seemingly dozens of liquor purveyors, there are a couple of spots at the State Fair that should bolster your faith in California's future.
Updated: Wed Jul 23, 2014 10:03 am
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