| Jul 1, 2010
| 1:12 PM
SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- Convicted drunken drivers in four California counties, including Los Angeles, will now have to prove they haven't had a drink before they can start their vehicles.
The law requires first-time and repeat offenders to install ignition...
| Apr 11, 2010
The last of the fragrant fruit blossoms is gone, their pink-and-white petals scattered across the orchards that nestle among the verdant foothills of the High Sierra.
By month's end — the first strawberries will be ready for picking. The...
| Apr 28, 2010
| 11:34 AM
LOS ANGELES -- Los Angeles is still the nation's most polluted city, according to the American Lung Association.
All 10 of the nation's smoggiest counties are in California, with Los Angeles, Riverside, San Bernardino, Kern and Tulare leading the way....
| Oct 9, 2009
| 1:56 PM
VISALIA - A central California mother accused of abandoning three of her newborns and leaving one to die in the back of a pickup could face more than 22 years in prison after being convicted of second-degree murder and child abuse charges.
| Oct 12, 2009
| 12:42 PM
California will test requiring that drivers convicted of drunken driving install devices that block vehicles from starting if alcohol is detected on the drivers' breath.
The bill by Assemblyman Mike Feuer, a Democrat from Los Angeles,is among those...
| Oct 15, 2009
| 8:12 AM
WASHINGTON -- The number of households caught up in the foreclosure crisis rose more than 5 percent from summer to fall as a federal effort to assist struggling borrowers was overwhelmed by a flood of defaults among people who lost their jobs.
| Aug 9, 2005
FAMED for the biggest trees in the world, Sequoia National Park is now No. 1 in another flora department: marijuana growing, with more land carved up by pot growers than any other park.
Parts of Sequoia, including the Kaweah River drainage and areas...