| Oct 8, 2012
| 4:56 AM
LOS ANGELES -- Mervyn M. Dymally, the Trinidad-born former teacher whose ground-breaking if sometimes-controversial political career spanned more than four decades and included a stint as California's only black lieutenant governor, has died. He was 86....
| Oct 24, 2012
| 12:38 PM
David Meyerhof of Burbank is a published poet, and now everyone in his hometown knows it.
Meyerhof received recognition from the city of Burbank, the State Assembly and the U.S. House of Representatives on Friday at the Little White Chapel during the...
| Aug 28, 2012
| 4:27 PM
SAN DIEGO - The California State Assembly passed a bill that would allow judges to recognize more than two parents during a custody hearing if it's in the best interest of the child's welfare.
"It’s better for the kids to have an option…...
| May 30, 2012
| 3:13 PM
California must change course. In a recent survey of American chief executives, California ranked 50th in providing a business-friendly environment. Their finding: over-taxation and burdensome regulation, evidenced by the double-digit unemployment rate...
| May 30, 2012
| 7:02 PM
SAN DIEGO-- The skirmish in the legal battle over Fourth of July fireworks show in La Jolla took place in Sacramento.
The California State Senate passed a bill Tuesday that would allow La Jolla to host one firework show every year, without conducting...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 10:27 PM
Proposition 28, the initiative to reduce California State Legislature term limits from 14 years to 12 years, is projected to pass.
20.3% of precincts reporting in.
| Sep 20, 2012
| 9:21 PM
Richard Robinson is a lobbyist and former California State Assembly member. Sources have confirmed to FOX40 that it was Robinson who was arrested under suspicion of DUI Wednesday night.
| Aug 8, 2012
| 7:53 AM
SAN DIEGO - A proposed California bill expanding a 10-year ban on semi-automatic firearms with interchangeable magazines is gaining momentum following mass shootings in Colorado and Wisconsin.
The State Attorney General Kamala D. Harrisand State Senate...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 5:04 PM
The five Burbank residents running for two open seats on the Burbank Unified school board already agree on two main goals: maintaining academic performance and incorporating more technology into the classroom.
Here’s a look at the five candidates...
| Oct 21, 2010
| 12:07 PM
With concerns about cheating at farmers markets on the rise, the California Department of Food and Agriculture has scheduled four listening sessions around the state, including in Santa Monica on Monday, Nov. 1, to ask for public comment about its...
| Nov 14, 2010
The Rev. Alex Franco, who performed thousands of weddings at his Albertson Wedding Chapel in Los Angeles, has died. He was 91.
Franco, a Protestant minister who for much of his career was known as Alex Garcia, died Wednesday at Cedars-Sinai Medical...
| Dec 11, 2010
Marvin Levin, a Sacramento developer who alerted the FBI to corruption in the California Legislature in the 1980s and played a pivotal role in the ensuing sting operation, has died. He was 76.
Levin, who had been in declining health for a decade, died...