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The state expects to generate well above the originally estimated $50 million for public education, California lottery director Robert O'Neill told The Associated Press.
4 days ago
House members on Wednesday, for instance, expect intense debate over a renewed proposal by an Iowa congressman that would effectively block a California law mandating larger cages for egg-laying...
65 days ago
The plan's first four chapters, released by the California Resources Agency, spell out the dismal state of the delta and detail conservation strategies to restore its dwindling fish species.
75 days ago
"A different mind-set has set the standard for gun ownership in California's neighbor to the east, where Nevada residents are governed by some of the most liberal weapons laws in the nation.
80 days ago
Two female California state lawmakers have condemned Oscar host Seth MacFarlane's comments during Sunday's awards presentation as degrading toward women and asked the Academy of Motion Picture...
88 days ago
Police in the Southern California city of Tustin say at least three people are dead and others wounded after a chaotic 25-minute shooting spree that moved from street to freeway.
94 days ago
Some U.S. businesses in particular, like the California almond industry and Midwestern transportation equipment manufacturers, rely heavily on sales to the 500 million European customers.
99 days ago
As the Rick Perry-Jerry Brown spitting match entered its fourth day, the Republican governor of Texas announced Thursday that he will travel to California to recruit businesses from the Golden State.
108 days ago
But Tom Pedersen of the California Rifle and Pistol Association urged legislators to instead focus on gauging whether existing gun laws are being enforced properly.
112 days ago
"This is a very vexing problem that needs to be fixed at the early stages," said California State Sen. Ted Lieu, who is proposing tough consequences, including hefty fines, for those caught swatting.
114 days ago
On a cold night at the northeast end of Stockton, a California Department of Justice agent wearing a bulletproof vest beneath his black uniform knocked on the door of a small tract home.
117 days ago
Mark Lopez, associate director of the Pew Research Hispanic Center in Washington, said that while California today has a diversity shared by few other states, that will change in the next 50 years.
126 days ago
The California Highway Patrol says the Grapevine segment of Interstate 5 was reopened at 7:25 a.m. Saturday, about four hours after icy conditions forced the closure.
126 days ago
They run wind machines and water to protect their fruit, which can raise the temperature in a grove by up to 4 degrees, said Paul Story, director of grower service at California Citrus Mutual.
127 days ago
Vanessa Aramayo, director of the California Partnership coalition, said Brown and Democrats should consider taxes on oil production or reducing corporate tax breaks if need be.
134 days ago
The bill could make it easier for a homeless person to subsist, but California might be better served by targeting root problems causing homelessness, he said.
141 days ago
The University of California system estimates it would lose $335 million in federal research funding this fiscal year, according to Christopher Harrington, spokesman for UC's Washington, D.C.,...
148 days ago
Still, nearly 400,000 Californians face the loss of unemployment benefits next month if no deal is reached to address the so-called fiscal cliff.
149 days ago
From SMUD to Southern California Edison, the state's utilities have been placed in a special class that effectively cushions companies and their ratepayers from the cost of reducing carbon emissions.
155 days ago
Multiply that by payments from other wealthy California shareholders in such firms as Wal-Mart, Disney, and Costco, and you're starting to talk real money.
157 days ago
Oil companies, which aren't in business to lose money, might respond by ceasing production or exporting gasoline to other states and countries that lack California's strict requirements.
158 days ago
The California chefs toured nearby organic farms and marveled at the fresh, pesticide-free produce, which they stuffed into car trunks as the base foodstuffs for the dinners.
159 days ago
It sounds like a bit of leftover mischief from the energy crisis: an electricity trader from Houston accused of hobbling California's power supply, leading to possible blackouts.
165 days ago
Horne is the first law enforcement official to die on California's seas since a spike in illegal activity began several years ago, said Ralph DeSio, a U.S. Customs and Border Protection spokesman.
169 days ago
The California Lottery Commission voted Thursday to adopt the jackpot lottery Powerball, joining the 42 other states that already play it, along with the District of Columbia.