State Capitol Protests Over Weekend Small Compared To Heavy Police PresenceOfficials were prepared this weekend for potential unrest ahead of Inauguration Day, but the small groups of protesters that gathered at state capitols across the country were dwarfed by the heavy presence of law enforcement.
California Reporting 525 COVID-Related Deaths Every DayMore Californians than ever are dying from the coronavirus -- a knee-buckling 525 every day — and with the number expected to keep climbing state officials said Friday they are sending more refrigerated trailers to act as makeshift morgues for overwhelmed county coroner’s offices.
California COVID-19 Benefits Fraud Could Reach $9.8 Billion -- Over Double The Original EstimatesCalifornia may have paid out nearly $10 billion in phony coronavirus unemployment claims — more than double the previous estimate — with some of that money going to organized crime in Russia, China, and other countries, according to a security firm hired to investigate the fraud.
1 Californian, 3 Oregonians Arrested So Far After Deadly U.S. Capitol RiotPolice in Washington, D.C. have identified four people -- one from California and three from Oregon -- who were arrested in connection to a mob of pro-Trump supporters who violently stormed the U.S. Capitol and the events afterward.
Protests Disperse After Clashes Outside California State Capitol; 11 Arrested For Possession Of Pepper SprayEleven people were arrested Wednesday during demonstrations at the State Capitol in Sacramento, police said.
California Shark Lab Tagged Record Number Of Sharks Off The Southern Coast This YearA shark lab in California tagged more sharks off the southern coast this year than ever before, raising questions researchers are unable to answer.
Oregon Boy's Yoda Gift To Wildfire Firefighters Traveled To California, Now In ColoradoWhen 5-year-old Carver learned about the wildfires ravaging his home state of Oregon, he told his grandmother Sasha Tinning he wanted to do something to help the heroes on the front lines.
California Leaders React To Death Of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader GinsburgSeveral California leaders spoke out after the announced passing of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on Friday.
10 Republican State Senators Banned From Capitol After COVID-19 ExposureThe exposure comes during one of the busiest weeks of the year at the capitol, the end of the legislative session.
'The Virus Is Spreading Out Of Control': California State Senator Calls For Return Of Strict Stay-At-Home Order"The fact of the matter is the virus is spreading out of control," Glazer said
Cal Expo Seeks Legalized Sports Wagering To Help With Money TroubleGambling on sports could be allowed in California as soon as next year if voters approve the move.
Newsom Announces Coronavirus Testing Task Force, Website To Get Medical Supplies To Front LinesGovernor Gavin Newsom announced in a press conference on Saturday the launch of a one-stop website designed to get medical supplies to the frontlines of the fight against coronavirus.
Coronavirus Impact: Newsom Issues Executive Order Protecting Consumers From Water Shutoffs Due To Non-PaymentGovernor Gavin Newsom on Thursday issued an executive order Thursday protecting consumers who may be unable to pay their water bills during the coronavirus outbreak.
Paying Meth Users To Stop? Former Addicts Say It Won't Always WorkA potential new California bill could be a last-ditch effort to curb the state's growing methamphetamine problem, offering addicts vouchers or cash incentives to stop using.
Proposal Would End California Cap On Freelancer AssignmentsBowing to intense criticism, the author of a sweeping new California labor law now wants to amend the statute to eliminate any cap on the number of assignments freelance journalists can take.