| Jan 12, 2011
| 11:14 AM
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A California man accused of making threats against Seattle Congressman Jim McDermott was arrested Wednesday, the Justice Department reported.
Read the criminal complaint against Charles Turner...
| 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.
| Mar 28, 2012
| 11:29 AM
SAN DIEGO -- Assemblyman Nathan Fletcher announced Wednesday that he is leaving the Republican Party to become an independent candidate in the race for San Diego mayor.
In a video posted on YouTube, Fletcher said that he thought about becoming an...
| Aug 16, 2011
| 2:15 PM
Becky Mate is a one-woman band. In 1998, this Glendale resident founded International Art Day in the backyard and lobby of her modest Lexington Drive apartment. This year, Mayor Laura Friedman drafted a proclamation recognizing Art Day as the second...
| Apr 4, 2012
| 9:12 AM
Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) has written to the leader of the California Senate, calling for the state to adopt legislation that would curb what she calls abusive lawsuits filed by private attorneys against small businesses for minor violations of...
| Nov 9, 2011
| 8:16 AM
You ain't nothin' but a hound dog, cryin' (and lookin' bored in lectures) all the time. On Tuesday, November 15, listen to something that's a little bit more rock'n'roll. George Lipsitz, Professor in Black Studies at the University of California at...
| Nov 7, 2011
| 6:06 PM
It sounds like a game of "Hungry, Hungry Senators"! Last year, the California State Senate dropped $111,000 on food - more than the salary of one senator.
"This is not the time to have the California Legislature spending money to have Haagen-Daaz ice...
| May 26, 2011
The California State Assembly passed a bill that would allow counties to refuse to participate in the Homeland Security Department's controversial Secure Communities program. The program cross checks fingeprints from people who are arrested for crimes...
| 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…...
| 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...