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31 min ago | Reuters
California Senator Ron Calderon watches Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger as he signs into law a bill that would move the date of the California presidential primary from June to February during a ceremony at the governor's mansion in Sacramento, California, in this March 15, 2007 file photo.
31 min ago | National Review Online
Fifty Julys ago, up the road near San Francisco, in the unfortunately named Cow Palace, the Republican National Convention gave its presidential nomination to Arizona senator Barry Goldwater, who knew he would lose: Americans were not going to have a third president in 14 months.
31 min ago | Switched
This undated photo provided by the California Governor's Office on Tuesday, July 22, 2014, shows Stanford law professor Mariano-Florentino Cuellar.
2 hrs ago | KRNV-TV Reno
U.S. District Judge Troy Nunley of Sacramento granted class-action status Wednesday to a lawsuit challenging the state Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation's policy of locking all inmates of a particular race in their cells after a fight involving any member of that racial group.
3 hrs ago | KCRA-TV Sacramento
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, according to a report.
7 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.
7 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."
8 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.
11 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.
Updated: Wed Jul 23, 2014 05:22 pm
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