The California legislature is closer than ever to approving a measure that would allow local governments to approve supervised drug use sites.
Seventeen public health and medical groups say yes. The MPAA declines to comment. The nation's top tobacco company says it's against smoking in youth-oriented films.
Behind the numbers in a KPCC data analysis that found students in public charter schools were less likely to be vaccinated than their peers in district-run schools.
The Department of Public Health says a bill designed to increase superbug tracking in California would not provide an accurate picture of the scope of infections.
The district estimates it will take until the end of next year to repair or remove from service the fountains at about 280 campuses.
In Orange County, the highest rates of opioid-related emergency room visits and deaths are in its wealthiest cities, according to a new report.
The plant wants to start running seven days a week. Regulators say it's safe. An opponent asks why it has to be in the South L.A. city, already home to so many polluters.