California Considers Ban on Sex Between Lawyers and ClientsThe nation's largest state bar association is overhauling ethics rules for attorneys for the first time in 30 years, and some lawyers are unhappy about a proposal that would open them up to discipline for having sex with clients.
California Voters Approve Recreational Marijuana California voters approved a ballot measure Tuesday allowing recreational marijuana in the nation's most populous state, handing the legalization movement its biggest victory yet.
California Cities Ban Pot Sales Ahead Of State VoteWorried that California might legalize recreational marijuana, the state's third-largest city by population has voted to ban pot sales ahead of Tuesday's election.
Woman Sentenced for Giving Baby Deadly Methadone DoseA Long Beach woman who gave a deadly dose of methadone to her baby daughter has been sentenced to 12 years in prison.
Father Sentenced to 1,503 Years in Prison in Daughter's RapeA 41-year-old Fresno man has been sentenced to 1,503 years in prison for raping his teenage daughter over a four-year period.
California Sheriff's Deputy Shot to Death While On The JobAuthorities say a sheriff's deputy in a northern California county near the Oregon border has been shot to death.
Truck Goes Off San Diego Bridge Into Crowd Below; 4 KilledFour people were killed and nine were injured on Saturday after an out-of-control pickup truck plunged off the San Diego-Coronado Bridge and plowed into crowd gathered at a festival below, authorities said.
California Settles Sex-Offender Lawsuit Over Halloween SignsCalifornia's corrections department has agreed not to require sex offenders to post do-not-disturb signs on their doors during Halloween.
California Wildfire Becomes Costliest Ever to Fight at $200MA wildfire burning for nearly two months on California's Central Coast has surpassed $200 million in firefighting costs, becoming the costliest to fight in U.S. history.
Officials: 150 Homes Burned In Deadly California WildfireA voracious and deadly wildfire in central California has burned 150 homes and the toll may rise, fire officials said Saturday.
Firefighters Battle California Brushfire As Heatwave LoomsFirefighters battling a California wildfire that forced the evacuation of campgrounds and ranches were struggling with strong overnight winds and bracing for rising temperatures as an extreme heatwave is expected to sweep across the Southwest this weekend.
Police Arrest 5 Accused Of Stealing $4,700 In Energy DrinksPolice in Northern California say they arrested five men for stealing $4,700 worth of energy drinks.