SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California’s four-decade-old environmental protection law has been credited with saving habitat and giving residents a voice against deep-pocketed developers. Yet this year, it’s a target for sweeping changes.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The state employee furloughs started under Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger greatly increased the cash-out liabilities owed by California taxpayers when those workers leave government service.
LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) – Most of California’s state Senate took part Tuesday in a rare and possibly unprecedented educational field trip.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California lawmakers have taken their first step toward passing new consumer protections under the federal health care overhaul, such as guaranteeing coverage even with pre-existing conditions.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Sacramento County election officials have found 407 ballots that were cast in the Nov. 6 election but never counted.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Weeks after New York enacted the nation’s toughest gun laws, California lawmakers said Thursday they want their state to do even more in response to recent mass shootings, particularly the Connecticut school massacre.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Sacramento County’s prosecutor has rejected a report from the state attorney general on $20 million hidden by state parks officials and says she will not consider pressing charges against anyone.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California’s financial fortunes are more optimistic than they have been in years, but Gov. Jerry Brown says he will propose a budget calling for continued frugality, putting him at odds with those who want to restore state services.
SEATTLE (AP) — People with knowledge of the situation said Wednesday that investor Chris Hansen has contacted the Maloof family about buying the Sacramento Kings.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Sheriff’s officials say a Sacramento-area woman who reported her autistic son missing only to have deputies discover he was inside her messy apartment the whole time has been arrested on suspicion of child endangerment.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A newspaper investigation finds the state agency that regulates alcohol sales has purchased over $70,000 worth of bullet-resistant helmets and gas masks for its officers, whose work rarely exposes them to gunfire.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Officials say several early season storms have pushed California’s snowpack — which supplies much of the state’s water — to well above normal levels.