Though firefighting officials said strong progress has been made to control a growing inferno near Wawona in Yosemite National Park, numerous residents and tourists remained worried Tuesday as smoky skies continued to linger overhead.
Federal scientists and mostly rural interests are gathering at a wild horse conference in Utah that mustang protection advocates claim is intended to promote increased roundups and eventual slaughter of tens of thousands of animals across the West.
Visitors to the University of Southern California might be muttering, "What fools these mortals be," as they pass a new statue of the legendary queen of Troy and notice William Shakespeare's name seemingly misspelled at its base.
Vehicle registration data show that new car buyers in San Francisco and Los Angeles really liked the Honda Civic in 2016, while pickup trucks were the top choices in Bakersfield and the state’s far northern reaches.
California Supreme Court Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye said federal immigration officers visiting California courthouses to look for undocumented immigrants has a "negative effect" on justice. She appeared at the state Capitol with Sen. Hannah-Beth Jackson, D-Santa Barbara, on Aug. 22, 2017.
California's Chief Justice tells ICE to stay out of courtrooms
California Department of Fish and Wildlife gives a glimpse of the Lassen Wolf Pack
Motorcyclist dies in crash during ride to honor injured Los Banos police officers
Take a look inside an illegal marijuana grow house in Merced