The mayor of San Bruno and two state lawmakers are asking Attorney General Kamala Harris to investigate secret, illegal emails between PG&E and the state agency that is supposed to regulate it.
California’s first cases of the uncommon respiratory infection enterovirus D68 have been reported by San Diego County health authorities.
Cal Fire officials say the rapid spread of the King Fire near Pollock Pines is exactly what they had worried about as California had become ground zero for the worst fires in the country and the drought rolls into its third year.
Gov. Jerry Brown has signed legislation to prohibit homeowners associations from banning drought-resistant landscaping to save water.
Drivers for ride-sharing companies such as Uber and Lyft must carry minimum levels of insurance under a new state law that will take effect next summer.
Audi is the first automaker to get a permit to test self-driving cars on California roads, the same day new state regulations took effect.
California will no longer be the only western state with a pump-as-you-please approach to groundwater.
Officials said the fast-moving fire caught residents in the small town of Weed near the Oregon border off guard and damaged or destroyed 100 homes and a church in this tiny town.
A new law requiring California drivers to keep a buffer between cars and bicyclists goes into effect Tuesday.
Residents at a Los Gatos nudist resort facing difficulties during California’s drought were accused of stealing water from a nearby open district.