Bill Proposed To End Catholic Confession Exemption For Reporting Child AbuseState Senator Jerry Hill (D-San Mateo) has introduced a bill, SB 360, to end the “penitential communication” exemption to child abuse reporting.
White House Breaks Off Talks With California Over Mileage Standard DisputeThe Trump administration says it has broken off talks with California in a dispute over mileage standards, moving the two closer to a possible court battle that threatens to roil the auto industry.
Trump Takes Aim At California On Twitter Over Border Emergency LawsuitPresident Donald Trump fired off two social media salvos aimed at California Tuesday after the state took the lead in a lawsuit challenging his declaration of a national emergency along the border with Mexico.
California Joins Dozen Other States In Lawsuit Against Trump’s Emergency Declaration To Fund WallCalifornia's attorney general says at least a dozen states will join a lawsuit against President Donald Trump's emergency declaration to fund a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border.
Democrats Supported Laws Now Relied Upon By Pres. Trump For Border Wall FundsNot long after President Trump announced his plan to take nearly $7 billion of federal money and direct it toward building more border barriers, California officials were already set to file a lawsuit in opposition.
Newsom On Trump's Border Wall Plans -- 'CA Will See You In Court'Gov. Gavin Newsom had a quick response Friday to President Donald Trump's announcement he would sign a declaration of a national emergency to fund a border wall.
California May Seek Insurance Policy To Cover Unexpected Disaster CostsState Sen. Bill Dodd, D-Napa, introduced a bill Thursday that would authorize state officials to enter into an insurance policy that pays out when California has unexpected costs for disaster response.
Bay Area High Speed Rail Plan Halted After Gov. Newsom's AddressCommuters and transportation officials in San Jose were surprised by Gov. Newsom's announcement to cut back plans for high speed rail in California.
DMV Quickly Processing Thousands Of Delayed Driver's License RenewalsDepartment of Motor Vehicles staffers worked through the weekend to process more than 100,000 driver license or identification card requests that had been delayed by the latest foul-up by the troubled state agency.
US Forest Service: 18 Million Trees Died In California In 2018The USDA Forest Service announced Monday that an additional 18 million trees, mostly conifers, have died in California since fall 2017.
State Task Force Investigating Shady Moving CompaniesMoving out of a home is a major undertaking, even when everything goes smoothly. But more and more often, unscrupulous moving companies are leading to moving nightmares.
Lawmakers Call For Attorney General To Investigate California's Sky High Gas PricesA recent report by the state's Petroleum Market Advisory Committee says California pays as much as thirty cents more per gallon than they should. Why?