Democratic leaders found peace with Thursday's budget compromise, but critics predict some will be hard hit.
As California's public schools have cut back on science programs, Dan Sudran has created "Community Science Workshops" to help fill the gap.
New data about immigrants in L.A. and the Central Valley finds they are increasingly well settled and have the potential to contribute more to the state.
The Mercury News is reporting that firefighters are at the scene of a four-alarm blaze at Pier 29 in San Francisco.
California's budget crisis is creating a new class of private philanthropists who are stepping up to keep state parks open to the public.
The California Assembly this week approved a resolution officially declaring Wednesday, June 20, as International Surfing Day.
The sailor was forced to activate an emergency beacon when the collision disabled the boat’s steering system and caused the vessel to take on water.
How sea otters are just one step away from being able to swim freely in Southern California waters, not just around San Nicolas Island — with one major exception.
California is already implementing the law as the rest of the country waits. Officials say the state isn't doing any contingency planning in the case the law is overturned.
The boys are headed to Montana, while the girls will be going to Santa Cruz Island, the largest and most biodiverse of California’s Channel Islands.
The new record was set on June 8 with 849 megawatts of solar energy generated. That number is sure to go even higher over the course of the summer.
The award recognizes “California farmers and ranchers who demonstrate outstanding, sustainable management of natural resources.”
For years, California's had a notoriously large prison system. Due to dramatic reductions, another state is now on top of the list.
The lawsuit claims that the county's ban on medical marijuana dispensaries leads to patients being forced to choose environmentally-unfriendly alternatives.
The U.S. Forest Service is doubling the number of air tankers available to fight wildfires, but doing so could short-shift California's firefighting force.
Efforts to clear Duroville, a rundown mobile home park, are on hold after the state pulled millions of dollars in redevelopment money from Riverside County.