The 63-year-old Marin County man was in a sleeping bag near the Yuba River when he was attacked by the wild animal at 1 a.m.
Long associated with urban decay, Oakland has experienced a resurgence in recent years with a revitalized downtown, but its comeback may be threatened by California's state budget tightening.
Law AB 341 will require close to 500,000 establishments to recycle, accounting for about 20 percent of California's 1.3 million businesses.
The Department of Homeland Security has taken to the high skies for its latest high-tech border security program, reports the Fronteras Desk.
A series of newly released emails between California and federal officials adds more fuel to the debate over the arrests of non-criminal immigrants under a controversial enforcement program.
A Southern California beach re-opened Tuesday after a great white shark was spotted earlier this week about 50 yards off the coast.
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Menlo Park is among 24 cities in San Mateo and Santa Clara counties currently considering such a ban, with San Mateo releasing a draft Environmental Impact Report.
The chosen organizations were culled from over 600 applicants, with three of the 46 based in California, including Council for Watershed Health.
According to Corrections Secretary Matt Cate, CDCR will take its portion of the of the general fund down to 7.5 percent in the 2015-16 fiscal year.
After the state reached agreements with nonprofits, local governments and others 65 out of 70 parks slated to close will remain open for the time being.
In the state budget, lies a small clause that could save the state hundreds of millions of dollars — and save juveniles years of incarceration.
The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation says they're ahead of schedule in reducing the state's prison population.
Urban coyotes are know for their adaptability at living undetected in densely populated areas, foraging for easy food such as small animals and often pets.
Democratic lawmakers plan to vote on a series of budget bills Wednesday, but they’re tweaking the fine print in this year’s spending plan more than usual.
Officials in Stockton say mediation with creditors has failed, making the city likely to become the largest American city ever to declare bankruptcy.