Calif. Assembly Vote Lets Terminally Ill Patients Request Experimental, Unregulated DrugsTerminally ill patients would be able to use experimental drugs under a bill approved by the California Assembly.
State Regulators Say Californians Didn't Conserve Much Water In Month Of MarchState water regulators say Californians conserved little water in March and local officials were not aggressive in cracking down on waste.
Covered California Insurers Promoting Bogus Doctor Lists According To State InvestigationA new state investigation confirmed that health insurance companies have been promoting bogus lists of doctors available in their Covered California health plans for months.
Senior PG&E, CPUC Officials Lose Jobs Over Improper Email CommunicationsFour senior officials with Pacific Gas & Electric Co. and the state commission regulating it were removed or resigned over emails released Monday showing the utility and state regulators appeared to negotiate which judge would be assigned to hear one of the utility's rate cases.
California Regulators Say Carpool Services Of Rideshare Firms Lyft, Sidecar, Uber Are IllegalCalifornia regulators appear to have put the brakes on new carpooling services offered by rideshare firms such as Lyft, Uber and Sidecar.
Santa Clara Water Waster Watchers Caught Letting H20 Go Down The DrainFor the past couple of days, KPIX 5 has been checking up on the sprinklers at the District's headquarters in South San Jose and found a shocking surprise.
Google Submits Proposal To Avoid European Regulator ShowdownGoogle has submitted a proposal aimed at avoiding a showdown with European regulators threatening to crack down on the some of the Internet search leader’s business practices.
California Regulators Want Pollution Rules On Non-Existent TechnologiesThe California Supreme Court said regulators may require pollution controls on future technologies that don’t exist.
Apple's Market Clout Likely To Draw More Scrutiny From RegulatorsApple's clout is coming under scrutiny as the U.S. Justice Department considers filing a lawsuit against the company and five U.S. publishers for an alleged scheme that has driven up the prices of electronic books since the 2010 release of the iPad.
Google Acquisition Of Motorola Mobility Passes US, Euro Regulatory HurdlesU.S. regulators have approved Google’s $12.5 billion bid for Motorola Mobility. The announcement comes just hours after Google won clearance in Europe.
Alcohol-Infused Whipped Cream Creates New Underage Drinking ConcernJust weeks after cracking down on the alcohol and caffeine-fueled party drink Four Loko, federal regulators and public health officials are now eye-balling a new potential problematic product.