Thousands Evacuate As Officials Eye California Dam SpillwayThousands evacuated their Northern California homes Sunday evening after authorities warned an emergency spillway in the country's tallest dam was in danger of failing and unleashing uncontrolled flood waters on towns below.
California Once Again Center Stage With NFL On The MoveIn a little over a year, three NFL franchises have moved, announced a resettlement or filed paperwork seeking to relocate.
Bill Introduced To Allow Third-Gender Option On IDsLawmakers introduced a bill supporters say would make California the first state to add a third gender option on state identifying documents.
Md. Police Find 250 Pounds of Marijuana in California Man's CarMaryland authorities say a California man is facing charges after 250 pounds of marijuana was found in a vehicle he was driving.
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.