Posted: 01/17/2014 - A destructive wildfire above foothill suburbs northeast of Los Angeles is largely reduced to smoke and scattered flames, but the charred landscape remains too dangerous for about 2,000 people to return home.
Updated: 01/17/2014 - Gov. Jerry Brown has proclaimed a drought emergency in California, allowing the state to seek financial assistance and other help from the federal government during its third dry year.
Posted: 01/16/2014 - Producers of an upcoming Showtime series on global warming say it was crucial to get celebrities and Republicans involved in the project.
Updated: 01/16/2014 - The U.S. Department of Agriculture has designated nine counties in Nevada as primary natural disaster areas due to the drought.
Posted: 01/15/2014 - With no end in sight to California's drought, the Sacramento City Council has voted to enact severe water rationing on residents and businesses, while also boosting enforcement efforts against people who flout the rules.