| Sep 29, 2014
| 10:08 PM
In a wide range of bill signings Monday, Gov. Jerry Brown approved measures to expand privacy rights for students online and crack down on ill-behaved professional sports team owners.
He also signed a bill setting a deadline for Exide Technologies'...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 6:02 PM
Californians who enjoy fishing, heads up: Gov. Jerry Brown has his eye on your tackle box.
He's especially interested in your lead sinkers, starting with the tiny split shot.
Those little buggers can get lost in the water and be ingested by careless...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 9:45 PM
Wearing safety goggles and wielding a white mallet aimed at a wind-up toy train, GOP gubernatorial candidate Neel Kashkari on Wednesday made his latest attempt to move the needle in a contest stacked highly in favor of his Democratic rival, Gov. Jerry...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 8:18 PM
When federal leaders in Washington needed new ideas for slashing vehicle pollution, they looked west to California, which had already enacted tighter standards.
Now Gov. Jerry Brown said he hopes Mexico takes the same approach to combating climate...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 11:02 PM
Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto kicked off a two-day tour of California with a speech to Mexican immigrants in Los Angeles on Monday in which he pledged to make life better for his countrymen living on both sides of the border.
| Sep 21, 2014
| 8:15 PM
Seeking to put more California drivers in electric cars, Gov. Jerry Brown signed legislation Sunday providing financial incentives and other perks to entice consumers to buy the environmentally friendly vehicles.
The push for low-emission cars, combined...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 2:02 PM
Think twice next time you tailgate that new Audi in front of you; there might not be a human driving it.
Audi announced Tuesday that it is the first automaker to get a permit from the state of California to test self-driving cars on public roads. New...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Seeking to address a swell of unaccompanied children from Central America who have immigrated to the U.S. illegally in recent months, Gov. Jerry Brown and other California lawmakers announced a proposal Thursday to provide $3 million in legal aid to those...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 5:02 PM
Gov. Jerry Brown on Friday issued identical vetoes to twin bills that would have required many businesses to provide diaper changing stations in men’s restrooms.
“This may be a good business practice, but not one that I am inclined to...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 6:35 PM
Gov. Jerry Brown on Thursday signed legislation that will prohibit forced or coerced sterilizations of inmates in California prisons and allow felons behind bars easier access to DNA tests that could prove their innocence.
The bill limiting...
| Sep 27, 2014
| 2:26 PM
Concerned about unaccompanied children from Central America who have surged into the U.S. illegally this year, Gov. Jerry Brown on Saturday approved legislation providing $3 million in legal aid for them.
More than 60,000 unaccompanied children from...