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Cougars need love connection in Agoura Hills, Caltrans says
AGOURA HILLS (CNS) - Caltrans officials plan to build a bridge for mountain lions and other wild animals to cross the Ventura (101) Freeway west of Los Angeles, officials said today.
The National Park System has been tracking mountain lions in the...
Family law bills proposed in California
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — As the rise of nontraditional families leads to disputes under outdated law, California lawmakers returning from summer break will consider bills that seek to update family law.
Here are the bills:
California state senator facing additional charge
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A California state senator charged in a sweeping organized crime and public corruption case centered in San Francisco's Chinatown was also charged Friday with racketeering.
A federal grand jury filed...
Study recommends inmate immunity test
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Federal experts are recommending that California test inmates for immunity to a sometimes fatal soil-borne fungus before incarcerating them at two Central Valley state prisons where the disease has killed nearly t...
Fox, Arnett share 'TMNT' love with Comic-Con crowd
SAN DIEGO (AP) — For the human stars of "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles," it's all about Michelangelo.
When asked by a fan during a Comic-Con panel which member of the sewer-dwelling, pizza-loving superhero team was their favorite, Meg...
How's your comic history knowledge?
Comic-Con is going on in San Diego this weekend. But we have some fun of our own from the comfort of your computer screen. Test your comic book character and super hero knowledge with our 10-question...
'Fill the Boot' fundraiser hosted by Angels and firefighters
The Angels are teaming up with the Anaheim Firefighters Association to host the fourth annual Angel Stadium “Fill the Boot” Fundraiser to benefit the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) of Orange County and Riverside County.
The Angels Wives and...
Outcry saves rare redwood from being chopped down
COTATI, Calif. (AP) — A rare redwood tree in a small Northern California city will be replanted instead of being sawed down to make way for planned railway tracks.
The San Francisco Chronicle reported Wednesday that the 52-foot-tall chimeric c...
3 Orange County residents have chikungunya fever
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — Health officials say three Orange County residents who traveled to the Caribbean this year have tested positive for a mosquito-borne virus.
The Orange County Register reported Wednesday that the three traveled separately...
California removes lane splitting guidelines, but please remain vigilant
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The California Highway Patrol has taken down safety guidelines for a criticized but legal driving maneuver in which motorcyclists pass stalled traffic by driving between lanes.
The San Francisco Chronicle reports that state...
Poll: Brown leads by 19 points in re-election bid
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - A new poll shows Gov. Jerry Brown with a 19-point lead over Republican challenger Neel Kashkari in his bid for a fourth term.
The Public Policy Institute of California poll released Wednesday comes a month after the...
Poll finds Californians back smaller water bond
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - A slim majority of likely California voters support an $11.1 billion water bond slated for the November ballot, but public support would grow if the bond comes with a smaller price-tag, according to survey results released...
Police: Man ripped head covering from Muslim woman
LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Long Beach police say they're seeking a man who tore a formal head covering off a Muslim woman at a shopping center, an act being investigated as a hate crime.
Police released details of the incident Wednesday and a...
Fans hop aboard exclusive train to Comic-Con
ABOARD THE SILVER SPLENDOR (AP) — For a lucky fellowship of fans, Comic-Con is beginning early on a private train car trekking to the pop-culture convention.
The fan-centric social networking site Wikia picked 30 users to board a private vintage...
Cal State lowers enrollment growth
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Enrollment growth at California State University will be cut by half this fall - from 20,000 to about 10,000 additional students - after state funding fell short of expectations, according to a report.
California's final budget...