Mountain View shooting probe: Rapper Young Jeezy, 5 others plead not guilty in gun charges
Hip-hop singer Jay 'Young Jeezy' Jenkins and five others pleaded not guilty Tuesday to illegal gun charges in Irvine following a fatal shooting at a tour stop in Mountain View last weekend, the Orange County District Attorney's Office said.
Sacramento: Debate over plastic bag ban takes a weird but familiar turn
What began several months ago as a relatively principled debate about the environment versus jobs has devolved into hot buttons and flash points that have little to do with the substance of the bag ban.
Medi-Cal asset seizure bill heads to Gov. Jerry Brown for consideration
After passing the state Senate and Assembly unanimously this week, a bill limiting California's seizure of assets from the estates of Medi-Cal recipients is headed toward Gov. Jerry Brown's desk.
Lawsuit targeting FedEx-driver work conditions can proceed
Federal appeals court restores key claims in class-action against FedEx over shifting costs to ground drivers
California Senate passes new gun bill
Family members and police could ask courts to take away a mentally disturbed person's guns under a bill inspired by May's UC Santa Barbara massacre and approved Wednesday by the state Senate.
Special report on the chromium-tainted desert town made famous in "Erin Brockovich."
Get all the latest news and links to resources as the state battles another fiscal mess.
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A gyoza-eating world champion, plus 'Portlandia' for real
Joey Chestnut just set a new world record for gyoza-consumption. A Midwestern food truck study reads like an episode of 'Portlandia.' And Mills College just made the Daily Meal's list of top colleges for food.
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Katie Couric and Diane Sawyer had nasty rivalry, according to book
“The News Sorority” details rise of Christiane Amanpour, Couric and Sawyer.