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Demographic experts said the increase highlights the recovery in the job market.
Two hundred thirty-three inmates gave birth while incarcerated in California’s prison system in 2011 and 2012. Most were back in shackles two days later, their infants off to live with relatives or foster parents.
Assembly Speaker John Perez says lawmakers will ask voters to approve a revised 'rainy day fund' in November 2014 in the hopes of building an $8 billion budget reserve.
Most people stay away from shark infested waters, but others pay big bucks to take a dip in the Pacific near some of the most feared sharks in the world, the great white.
NTSB investigators reviewing a July Asiana Airlines crash landing at San Francisco International Airport raised concerns about the safety certification of the Boeing 777.
Authorities say eight people were injured after a Lexus SUV plowed into a Starbucks in Northern California. One of them suffered from serious injuries.
Bob Filner has been sentenced to three months of home confinement and three years of probation for harassing women while he was mayor of San Diego.
A San Diego man has gotten a jump on ringing in the New Year after he spent a record 105 hours ringing a Salvation Army kettle bell.
The weekend cold snap temporarily closed freeways, caused a small power outage and made farmers work all night - but the effects were mostly limited.
Stanford Cardinal fans will be heading back to Pasadena after the No. 7-ranked Cardinal clinched the Pac 12 championship Saturday night.
Once the weapon of law enforcement officials, the repellent is available to just about everyone.
Transportation officials have reopened Interstate 5 over the Tejon Pass after closing it for several hours due to snow and icy conditions.
Newman was deported by North Korea on Friday, days after he appeared on state TV reading an apology for alleged war crimes.
The cold killed four people in California and an ice storm turned North Texas into a skating rink. More of the same is expected during a second round of storms this weekend.
An appraiser says an Andy Warhol portrait of Farrah Fawcett currently held by actor Ryan O'Neal is worth an estimated $12 million.