California lawmakers want tougher oversight rules for an oil-and-gas extraction method called “fracking." They discussed those rules during a hearing Tuesday.
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission holds a public meeting Tuesday at 6 p.m. with Southern California Edison to talk about the restart of the San Onofre nuclear plant.
One year after the state dissolved nearly 400 redevelopment agencies, local governments are hoping for new avenues to fund projects.
Crisis counselors and extra staff are being sent to a San Diego County school after a 12-year-old boy allegedly threatened to shoot 23 students and a teacher.
A fatal bus crash in the San Bernardino Mountains raises concerns about the safety of the discount bus business as it takes off in Southern California.
Authorities say three people have been killed in a pre-dawn helicopter crash in a rural area of northern Los Angeles County.
California's State Historical Resources Commission boosts an effort to list the Trestles surfing spot on the National Register of Historic Places.
California is publishing regulations that, if passed, would stop requiring makers of furniture and baby changing pads to use chemical flame retardants in their products.
The fatal bus crash in Yucaipa may make long distance bus riders nervous about the safety of their company. Here's how to check safety records.
Southern California gas prices have surpassed $4 a gallon for self-serve regular. The average price in Los Angeles County is $4.05, highest in California.
Korean Americans in Southern California are as likely to lack health insurance as Latinos. That's just one surprising detail from a report on Asian Americans in the state.
Justices appeared to favor the right of local governments to ban marijuana shops without circumventing state laws. A ruling is expected this Spring.
The bus involved in Sunday's fatal crash in Yucaipa was cited four times – including twice for faulty brakes. It's hard for riders to find that information from the NTSB, which is now investigating.
This week, the Boy Scouts of America could drop its policy of banning gay scouts or scout leaders. But one troop in Southern California took that step years ago.
The court's decision could go a long way towards settling the issue of how local governments regulate the dispensaries.
A new report details how the nation's fastest-growing racial group is extremely diverse, socioeconomically, linguistically and otherwise.