In Sacramento today, Naval officials, California businesses and universities showcased alternative energy technologies. The US Navy is looking to cut dependence on foreign oil by going "green."
The San Bernardino City Council declared Wednesday that it faced a fiscal emergency and voted 5-2 to file for bankruptcy within 30 days.
Governor Jerry Brown approved money for a high-speed rail line that still faces many challenges before it can connect Los Angeles to San Francisco.
The department is hosting meetings to help increase the number of rehab programs for inmates and parolees.
California will be among five states to divide $250,000 in federal grants to help clean up debris from last year’s devastating tsunami in Japan.
A new study by UC Davis researchers found that almost 80 percent of the fisher carcasses studied had been exposed to anticoagulant rodenticides.
"The use of eminent domain will do more harm than good," one critic said. "We need mortgage investors and lenders to come back to these fragile markets."
“The goal of a Chapter 9 filing is for the municipality to emerge with a successful plan of adjustment to restructure its debt,” said Councilman Van Johnson
Federal maritime officials have approved a plan to protect whales in and around San Francisco Bay after seeing an uptick in the number of collisions between the marine mammals and large ships.
The water district will hold a public hearing July 25.
An Oakland nonprofit group encourages low-income families to figure out for themselves what they need to get ahead, and then helps them achieve their goals.
The proposal being considered is an ordinance requiring buildings with water fountains to also install bottle-filling taps to encourage reusable containers.
Governor Jerry Brown’s realignment program is reducing the number of inmates available to help fight wildfires in the state.
Tobacco tax supporters want a recount of ballots in parts of L.A. County to see if California's barely-defeated Proposition 29 might swing the other way.
San Bernardino's chief of police says his department and county authorities are looking into allegations of wrongdoing in some city departments.
Southland Black and Latino homeowners could receive compensation under a settlement the federal Justice Department has filed.