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Small Fire On Grounds Of California Governor’s Mansion Deemed Suspicious

State fire officials are investigating a small-but-suspicious fire that broke out on the grounds of the California governor’s mansion.

01/19/2015

A view of the California State Capitol in Sacramento, California. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Brown Adds To Rainy Day Fund With $113 Billion State Spending Plan Released Friday

Gov. Jerry Brown plans to unveil a record $113 billion state spending plan that boosts schools and pays debt, but will reject additional funding for the University of California.

01/09/2015

California Gov. Jerry Brown discusses pension reform during a news conference on August 28, 2012 in Los Angeles. (Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Legacy In Focus As Brown Begins Historic 4th Term As California Governor

SACRAMENTO (CBS/AP) – Jerry Brown made history Monday when he was sworn in for his fourth term as governor of California, cautioning that the state is positioned for a bright future if it can live […]

01/05/2015

Gov. Jerry Brown

Video: What Should We Expect From Jerry Brown’s 4th Term?

With California Governor Jerry Brown beginning his unprecedented 4th term Monday, Melissa Griffin Caen looks at what may be on the agenda after inauguration day.

01/05/2015

California Supreme Court chambers

2 New Jerry Brown Appointments Expected To Shift California Supreme Court Further Left

Gov. Jerry Brown is continuing to reshape an increasingly diverse California Supreme Court as he swears in his two most recent appointees.

01/05/2015

Protesters in Berkeley face off with police in riot gear. (KCBS)

Tear Gas, Windows Broken, Clashes With Police As Anarchists Hijack Peaceful Protest March Through Berkeley

Several hundred demonstrators began marching around 5 p.m. at UC Berkeley. By 630 p.m. one reporter described University Ave. as a mob scene.

12/06/2014

New York Police Department (NYPD) Sergeant Joseph Freer demonstrates how to use and operate a body camera. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Richmond Police Get Shipment Of 120 Body Cameras To Wear In 2015

The matchbook-sized cameras will be worn on officers’ lapel and a power source will be kept in their breast pockets.

12/06/2014

Protestors in Oakland Monday night (Credit: @ACLUWill)

Oakland’s Ferguson Protest Captured In 19 Tweets

If you slept through Monday night’s protests following the verdict clearing Officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Michael Brown, there is perhaps no quicker way to get up to speed on what happened on the streets of Oakland than to check Twitter. Here is a look at 19 of the most moving images from the protest:

11/25/2014

Marchers protested in Downtown Oakland over the acquittal of George Zimmerman in the death of Trayvon Martin on July 15, 2013. (CBS)

Oakland To Offer ‘Healing Centers’ As Police, Shop Owners Prepare For Ferguson Verdict

Business owners in Oakland prepped their storefronts in anticipation of protests over an expected grand jury decision on the police shooting of an unarmed man in Ferguson Missouri.

11/18/2014

California Governor Jerry Brown. (Max Whittaker/Getty Images)

Why Is Governor Brown Striking Down More Bills Compared To His First Term In Office?

Governor Jerry Brown has been busy in recent weeks signing and vetoing legislation. Political analyst Melissa Griffin Caen has more on his decisions.

09/29/2014

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