Posted: 02/07/2014 - Officials in California have announced proposed legislation requiring smartphones to have a built-in "kill switch" to render stolen or lost devices inoperable.
Posted: 02/07/2014 - California officials have expanded a quarantine for a tiny pest that is potentially fatal to citrus trees.
Posted: 02/07/2014 - Because of bidding rules, Los Angeles Unified School District officials are being denied full access to a digital curriculum that the district purchased last year.
Updated: 02/07/2014 - California health officials say an infant has died from whooping cough, a highly contagious disease.
Posted: 02/07/2014 - NBC says Jay Leno's farewell "Tonight Show" drew the late-night program's biggest audience in more than 15 years.
Posted: 02/07/2014 - A new federal civil rights indictment alleges that two Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies beat a handcuffed prisoner at the Men's Central Jail.
Posted: 02/07/2014 - A state senator has introduced legislation that would require Californians to buy motor oil with 25 percent biodegradable content.
Posted: 02/07/2014 - A transgender teen who was charged with battery following a fight at her San Francisco Bay Area high school says she is hopeful the charge will be dismissed after she completes a conflict resolution program.
Posted: 02/07/2014 - Clint Eastwood added another starring role at the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am - life saver.
Posted: 02/07/2014 - Authorities are searching for a person who reported that a young woman was threatening to shoot up Los Angeles Valley College - a claim that turned out not to be real.
Posted: 02/07/2014 - California's judicial branch is seeking public comment on a proposed rule that would prohibit judges from belonging to the Boy Scouts of America on grounds that the group discriminates against gays.
Posted: 02/07/2014 - Drought-stricken California is getting its first glimpse of a big weekend storm system the likes of which, forecasters say, the region has not seen in more than a year.
Posted: 02/06/2014 - A smiling Snoopy is making his way onto California license plates to raise money for museums and related attractions.
Updated: 02/06/2014 - The House has approved a wide-ranging bill that speeds logging of trees burned in last year's massive Rim Fire in California.
Posted: 02/06/2014 - A Northern California pastor has been charged with having an unlawful sexual relationship with a 17-year-old teenage runaway.
Posted: 02/06/2014 - A day after rejecting a museum proposal by George Lucas, the stewards of national park land at the base of San Francisco's Golden Gate Bridge have offered the "Star Wars" creator a new location.
Posted: 02/06/2014 - A San Francisco Bay area city is considering allowing police to use license plate readers, though officials say they want more public input before the controversial devices are installed on patrol cars.
Posted: 02/06/2014 - Authorities are asking for the public's help in identifying skeletal human remains pulled from a Northern California lake by an FBI dive team.
Posted: 02/06/2014 - Drought-stricken California is getting some help from the weather, although forecasters say the rain and snow will not be enough to make up for one of the driest rainy seasons so far.
Updated: 02/05/2014 - The investigation continues after an injured snowboarder who died from his injuries at Heavenly Ski Resort.
Posted: 02/05/2014 - A former president of a San Bernardino County school board has been arrested after authorities allegedly discovered child pornography on his home computer.
Posted: 02/05/2014 - A civilian board that found eight officers violated Los Angeles Police Department policy in mistakenly firing on two women during the manhunt for ex-cop Christopher Dorner also faults the department itself.
Updated: 02/05/2014 - California fishing regulators have closed down recreational angling on portions of two drought-starved rivers due to concerns about salmon and steelhead trout.