California in 2014 enacted the nation’s first ban on single-use plastic shopping bags.
Once they all assume office, California will be the first state where it's believed more than 10% of legislators identify publicly as LGBTQ.
California has settled a lawsuit against a German company stemming from the emissions scandal that tarred Volkswagen and Fiat Chrysler.
Gov. Gavin Newsom has posthumously pardoned an abortion activist from the 1930s and 1940s.
California’s attorney general will not seek criminal charges against Los Angeles police officers who fatally shot a man on Hollywood Boulevard last year, even though...
Delays in testing evidence left behind during sexual assaults have been a lost opportunity for investigators and a source of frustration for victims.
A former police officer already imprisoned for one fatal shooting in a wealthy San Francisco suburb won’t face criminal charges in a second slaying.
State auditors say nearly half of California domestic violence offenders failed to complete a required program designed to prevent future assaults and judges failed to...
California’s governor has blocked the parole of Charles Manson follower Patricia Krenwinkel, more than five decades after she scrawled “Helter Skelter” on a wall using...
Los Angeles City Council is in gridlock as its leader tries to force two members to resign.