Gov. Brown Vetoes Bill Requiring Later Start Times For SchoolsGov. Jerry Brown vetoed a new law Thursday that would have banned an early morning start for classes at the state's public middle and high schools.
Willie Brown Middle School - SF's First New Campus In A Decade - To Focus On STEM EducationSan Francisco is set to open its first new school in a decade.
Change.org Petition Aims To Shame California Lawmakers Into Finding New Water SourcesThere's nothing subtle about the latest petition demanding that California politicians solve the state's water crisis.
San Francisco Combats Drought With ‘Brown Is The New Green’ Water Conservation CampaignThe “Brown is the new Green” campaign was launched on Monday by the city’s Public Utilities Commission as a way to conserve water during the drought.
Small Fire On Grounds Of California Governor's Mansion Deemed SuspiciousState fire officials are investigating a small-but-suspicious fire that broke out on the grounds of the California governor's mansion.
Brown Adds To Rainy Day Fund With $113 Billion State Spending Plan Released FridayGov. 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.
Legacy In Focus As Brown Begins Historic 4th Term As California Governor
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.
2 New Jerry Brown Appointments Expected To Shift California Supreme Court Further LeftGov. Jerry Brown is continuing to reshape an increasingly diverse California Supreme Court as he swears in his two most recent appointees.
Tear Gas, Windows Broken, Clashes With Police As Anarchists Hijack Peaceful Protest March Through BerkeleySeveral hundred demonstrators began marching around 5 p.m. at UC Berkeley. By 630 p.m. one reporter described University Ave. as a mob scene.
Richmond Police Get Shipment Of 120 Body Cameras To Wear In 2015The matchbook-sized cameras will be worn on officers' lapel and a power source will be kept in their breast pockets.
Oakland's Ferguson Protest Captured In 19 TweetsIf 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:
Oakland To Offer 'Healing Centers' As Police, Shop Owners Prepare For Ferguson VerdictBusiness 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.
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.
Brown Vetoes Bill Limiting Police Drone SurveillanceGov. Jerry Brown's office announced Sunday that he has vetoed a bill that would have placed strict limits on law enforcement agencies using unmanned aerial drones for surveillance.