Gov. Brown Signs Bill Banning Smokeless Tobacco Use In State's Pro Baseball StadiumsA bill signed by Gov. Jerry Brown Monday prohibits smokeless tobacco use at California’s five professional baseball stadiums, both for those on the field and fans in the stands.
Gov. Brown Signs Law Expanding Accommodations For Disabled PeopleGov. Jerry Brown has signed legislation that expands accommodations for individuals with physical disabilities at entertainment venues in the state, Assemblywoman Susan Bonilla, D-Concord, announced Monday.
California First State To Ban School Teams From Using 'Redskins'California will become the first state in the nation to ban schools from using the name 'Redskins' for teams and mascots.
California May Allow Inmate Firefighters With Violent PastsCalifornia officials are considering allowing inmates with violent backgrounds to work outside prison walls fighting wildfires, and the idea is generating concerns about public safety.
Former Marin Reporter Jason Rezaian Convicted Of Spying In IranJailed Washington Post reporter Jason Rezaian has been convicted by an Iranian court.
2 Men Shot, Killed In Oakland Hours After President Obama Delivers Message Of Peace In SFTwo men were shot to death in Oakland Saturday night, just hours after President Obama delivered a message of peace about the city during a Bay Area event.
Aerobatic Blue Angels Delight Hundreds Of Thousands - But Not SF Supervisor AvalosTens of thousands crowded the waterfront to catch a glimpse of the Blue Angels' Fleet Week airshow, but S.F. supervisor John Avalos took to Twitter and sounded a sour note.
In SF Fundraiser With Kanye West, Pres. Obama Pokes Fun At GOP StrugglesPresident Barack Obama is taking some delight in the GOP's struggle to find a new House leader to replace John Boehner.
San Bruno Officials Denounce Gov. Brown’s Veto Of CPUC ReformsSan Bruno city officials were “extremely disappointed” Friday by Governor Jerry Brown’s veto of half a dozen bills intended to reform the California Public Utilities Commission in the wake of a deadly pipeline explosion.
Gov. Brown Enacts First-Ever Regulations For Medical Marijuana IndustryCalifornia Gov. Jerry Brown has signed a trio of bills designed to rein in and regulate the state's medical marijuana industry for the first time.
President Obama Arrives In SF For Democratic Party Fundraisers Including Kanye West ConcertPresident Barack Obama arrived at San Francisco International Airport Friday evening for fundraising events including a Saturday concert with rapper Kanye West
New California Law Extends Privacy Rights To Electronic DataCalifornia will require police to get a court order before they can search messages, photos and other digital data stored on phones or company servers.