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3 hrs ago | Examiner.com
California Gun Rights petition author and coordinator Tony Andrade and volunteer gather signatures for state constitutional initiative to ensure the right to keep and bear firearms.
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7 hrs ago | ABC News
A California board has approved parole for former Charles Manson follower Bruce Davis, but Gov. Jerry Brown - who vetoed parole for Davis just last year - can stop his release.
7 hrs ago | KIDK CBS 3
Davis was sent to prison on April 21, 1972, for the 1969 first-degree murders of musician Gary Hinman and stuntman Donald "Shorty" Shea.
11 hrs ago | Lexington Herald-Leader
Our recent series on council pay and compensation by reporter Katie Nelson was an eye-opener.
15 hrs ago | Carlsbad Current-Argus
President Barack Obama, walks and chats with Joe De Bosque, second from right, and his wife Maria Gloria De Bosque, far right, while California governor Jerry Brown walks at the far left, addressing drought issues on the couple's farmland south of Los Banos, Calif.
16 hrs ago | ABC 33/40
Republican David Jolly defeated Democrat Alex Sink on Tuesday in a Tampa-area House district where President Barack Obama's health care overhaul got its first test ahead of November's midterm elections and... Republican David Jolly defeated Democrat Alex Sink on Tuesday in a Tampa-area House district where President Barack Obama's health care ... (more)
20 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel
It's hard to explain why a majority of area residents buying health insurance through Covered California chose the Anthem plan when the plan does not cover doctors with the Palo Alto Medical Foundation, the largest medical group in Santa Cruz County with 175 full-time physicians.
Nearly 870,000 Californians have signed up for an insurance policy through the state's health care exchange, as the state intensifies efforts to boost participation ahead of the March 31 enrollment deadline.
Sooner or later, consumers will be able to buy cars that rely on computers - not the owner - to do the driving.
The California Department of Motor Vehicles began Tuesday to puzzle through the complex question of how to regulate cars that rely on computers - not people - to drive them.
While most of the nation was digging out this winter, California's great calamity has been relentless sunshine.
Senate Intelligence Committee Chairwoman Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., declined to comment while speaking to reporters on Capitol Hill except to confirm that CIA Inspector General David Buckley was looking into whether the agency had monitored her staff’s computers.
California's Department of Motor Vehicles is wading into the complex question of how to regulate the use of cars that rely on computers - not people - to drive them.
California counties are confounding the state's court-ordered efforts to sharply reduce its inmate population by sending state prisons far more convicts than anticipated, including a record number of people with second felony convictions.
You try to do a good thing, but someone always has to come around and say there's a down side.
How does classifying most consensual sex as rape help rape victims? As a lawyer who has handled rape and sexual harassment cases, I can't imagine how.
With less than a month left to sign up for private insurance under the federal health care law, California's enrollment numbers are closing in on the magic number of 1 million as 8,000 people sign up every day.