High-speed rail Pacheco Pass route upheld by appeals court
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- A state appeals court on Thursday upheld a proposed route for California's high-speed rail line connecting the San Francisco Bay Area to the Central Valley.
SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. (AP) -- A fire at a South Lake Tahoe hotel forced two people to jump to safety from a second-story balcony and caused $2 million in damage, officials said Thursday.
Support for restrictions stretches across the state and tops 80 percent in Los Angeles, where water use has barely budged since Gov. Jerry Brown declared the drought earlier this year, according to a survey released Wednesday by the Public Policy Institute of California.
AB 1572, authored by Assemblywoman Susan Eggman, D-Stockton, allows for a resident council in residential care facilities for the elderly when as little as two people request it, despite the previous requirement that a majority of residents must want one established.
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.
Special report on the chromium-tainted desert town made famous in "Erin Brockovich."
Get all the latest news and links to resources as the state battles another fiscal mess.
This barren, desert prison is where O.J. Simpson lives
Some here call it the 'O.J. House,' the only gated community in a vast stretch of desert rich in gold and silver, pioneer trails and proud, isolated towns north of Reno.
Tonight's TV picks: 'Hell's Kitchen' ready for final food fight
Finalists must create five unique dishes in knockout round. Plus, 'Project Runway' gets ruthless right out of the gate.
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Surprise! Justin Bieber in news for his music
The troubled singer releases clips of 11 new tracks on Instagram, hinting at prospect of new album.