California Fish And Game Commission Lists Yellow-Legged Frog As EndangeredThere’s new hope for an endangered California frog that has vanished from half of its habitat. The state Fish and Game Commission on Wednesday approved protections for five of six populations of the foothill yellow-legged frog.
Bloomberg Calls For ‘War On Poverty’ On 1st California TripMichael Bloomberg took his Democratic presidential campaign to California on Wednesday, pledging to launch a “war on poverty” at an event in a city once known as the nation’s foreclosure capital.
San Jose Mayor Stands Behind Endorsement Of Bloomberg For PresidentSan Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo is defending his endorsement of former New York City mayor Mike Bloomberg, after his surprise announcement on Monday.
California's Feud With Trump Over Medicaid May Shrink State Budget SurplusThe state is bracing for a much smaller budget surplus next year because of its ongoing feud with the Trump administration.
California Cuts Electric Car Rebates, Drops Luxury ModelsCalifornia's rebate program to entice more drivers to purchase electric vehicles has gotten less generous, especially for residents looking to buy luxury models.
California Boosts Pot Taxes, Shocking Unsteady IndustryCalifornia is increasing business tax rates on legal marijuana, a move that stunned struggling companies that have been pleading with the state to do just the opposite.
Lawsuit By 11 Environmental Groups Seeks To Protect California’s Auto Emission RulesA coalition of 11 environmental groups has sued the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for revoking California’s authority to set tougher emission standards for cars and trucks.
California Legislative Analyst Projects $7 Billion Surplus Next YearThe nonpartisan Legislative Analyst’s Office predicts California will have a $7 billion surplus next year but cautions lawmakers not to spend all of it.
Newsom Halts Fracking Permits In Oil Producer CrackdownGov. Gavin Newsom cracked down on oil producers Tuesday, halting approval of hundreds of fracking permits until independent scientists can review them.
California Won't Buy Cars From GM, Chrysler Or Toyota After Siding With Trump Over EmissionsThe state of California is taking aim at GM, Chrysler, Toyota, Nissan and other automakers that are aligning with the Trump administration in its battle over emissions rules.
State Sues E-Cigarette Maker Juul Over Teen Marketing Ads And Sales California is suing the nation’s biggest e-cigarette maker, alleging Juul Labs deliberately targeted teenagers with its early marketing campaigns.
22 States Join California In Challenging Trump Auto Emissions RulesCalifornia on Friday broadened its effort to block the Trump administration from ending its authority to set greenhouse gas emission and fuel economy standards for cars and trucks.
Drought Monitor: Much Of California 'Abnormally Dry'The U.S. Drought Monitor is now categorizing two-thirds of California as abnormally dry.
California Tribes Back 2020 Initiative To Legalize Sports BettingA coalition of Native American tribes has proposed an initiative for the 2020 ballot that would legalize sports betting in California.
VP Pence Lands In Mountain View As Trump Impeachment Hearings Begin, Will Tour NASA AmesVice President Mike Pence arrived at Moffett Field Wednesday night to an eager crowd on his two-day visit to California.