How California turned the corner on COVID-19
While COVID-19 infections spike uncontrollably across the country, California has turned the corner. After a brutal summer as one of the worst coronavirus hot spots, the most populous state in the ...
Along California’s ring of fire, residents face decades of danger, destruction
With climate models predicting a hotter, drier California, many wonder what the state will look like in the decades to come. What places might be too risky to live in? What great icons of nature will ...
PG&E May Cut Power to Over 1 Million People in California
Pacific Gas & Electric says it may cut power to over 1 million people on Sunday to prevent the chance of sparking wildfires as extreme fire weather returns to the region.
California district attorney blasts Newsom’s leadership: ‘The blood of the children...is on your
Fresno County District Attorney Lisa Smittcamp blasted Gov. Gavin Newsom's leadership amid COVID-19, taking aim at his prison policies amid a spike in violent crime.
California wildfires: High winds, dry conditions worry authorities
Northern California is preparing for weekend weather conditions that threaten to extend an already devastating 2020 wildfire season.
In California: Bay Area gets red flag warning — 100 mph winds could fuel fires
A Griffith Park 'gondola' idea is met with opposition, some stores at Disney California will reopen, and Weird Al celebrates a birthday.
California’s devastating wildfire season may get even worse this weekend
Northern California faces what could be its biggest offshore wind event of the season, prompting power cuts to nearly 1 million.
California utility may cut power to 1 million people
Pacific Gas & Electric may cut power to over 1 million people on Sunday to prevent the chance of sparking wildfires as extreme fire weather returns to the region, the utility announced Friday. The nat ...
New California law will beef up insurance coverage for wildfire and other major disasters
SB872 will mandate reimbursement for additional living expenses when homeowners are forced to evacuate or can’t inhabit their home because it lacks power or water.
Power outages planned for nearly 500,000 as California braces for more fires
Utility Pacific Gas and Electric said Friday it may have to cut power to 466,000 customers in portions of 38 counties Sunday, when red flag fire conditions were forecast from the San Jose area to ...
California prosecutors again seek death for Scott Peterson
California prosecutors say they will again seek the death penalty for Scott Peterson even as a county judge considers throwing out his conviction for murdering his pregnant wife because of juror misco ...
Essential California Week in Review: You win some, you lose some
Good morning, and welcome to the Essential California newsletter. It is Saturday, Oct. 24. Here’s a look at the top stories of the last week: The dominant Dodgers. After a triumphant Game 1 win over ...