California News

California officials concerned about possible ICE sweeps

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California’s attorney general said Wednesday he is concerned about open-ended immigration sweeps…

UC tuition could rise again next year

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The UC Board of Regents is scheduled to vote on a proposed student tuition increase at its meeting next week…

Prosecutor: Parents chained children for months at a time

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A California couple tortured a dozen of their children for years, starving them to the point that their growth was stunted…

Biggest storm of winter could bring 2 feet of snow to Sierra

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The biggest storm so far this winter is headed for the Sierra Nevada, with up to 2 feet (0.6 meters) of snow possible…

New California? Longshot bid would split state in 2

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A fresh effort is underway to split California into multiple states, one including its coastal cities and the other its rural and inland areas…

Flu-related death rises to 42 in California

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The number of Californians under 65 who’ve died of the flu has jumped to 42, compared with nine at the same time last year…

Lawmakers kill effort to expand California rent control

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An effort to expand rent control in California died Thursday in a legislative committee after four hours of testimony…

California Real ID application details

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The California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) will offer federal compliant REAL ID driver licenses and identification cards beginning January 22…

Search goes on for Calif. mudslide victims; death toll at 17

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Hundreds of rescue workers slogged through knee-deep ooze and used long poles to probe for bodies Thursday…

Death toll hits 15 in California mudslides; 24 missing

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Anxious family members awaited word on loved ones Wednesday as rescue crews searched for two dozen people missing…