SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California lawmakers are abandoning a proposal by Gov. Jerry Brown to shield electrical utilities from some financial liability for wildfires.Napa Democratic Sen. Bill Dodd.. New Zealand Herald Also reported by •Seattle Times
Forrest Gordon Clark, 51, was charged with aggravated arson and criminal threats, among other crimes, for allegedly starting the fire. He's being held on $1 million bail, and faces a maximum sentence..
According to Refinery 29, there are thousands of people in California that have been evacuated and currently face uncertainty due to the wildfires that have been taking over the state. According to the..
It was a sight to see as pink fire retardant was dropped all over California houses amid the ongoing wildfires. The brightly colored flame extinguisher, called Phos-Chek, helps to slow the spreading of..
Eighteen people serving life without the possibility of parole sentences for murder in California will be set free after Gov. Jerry Brown agreed to commute their sentences. The 18 are among 31.. SFGate
A bill that was approved by the California State Legislature would give kids two options with their meals at restaurants — water or milk — in a push to reduce obesity and children's access to.. CBS News
One of the most gifted politicians in the Democratic Party — and fastest-rising — is the 37-year-old Eric Swalwell, whose first elective office was as a member of the Dublin, California, City.. Eurasia Review
Governor Jerry Brown last month signed into law the California Consumer Privacy Act. The CCPA is the state's response to a growing concern that consumers need stronger means to protect their personal.. E-Commerce Times
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California Gov. Jerry Brown is seeking to tighten a law he signed weeks ago that critics say could have freed rapists and murderers who completed two years of mental health.. New Zealand Herald Also reported by •Seattle Times
Governor Jerry Brown declared a state of emergency for Orange and Riverside counties as the fire carved its way along ridges in Cleveland National Forest south of Los Angeles. Firefighters aided by.. IndiaTimes
LAKE ELSINORE, Calif. (AP) — Firefighters worked Friday to keep a growing Southern California forest fire that is feeding on dry brush and trees from reaching foothill neighborhoods a day after.. SeattlePI.com
More than 20,000 people are forced from their homes in Southern California by a dangerous arson wildfire that intensified Thursday night. The Holy Fire has burned 10,000 acres in Orange and Riverside.. CBS News
LAKE ELSINORE, Calif. (AP) — More than a thousand firefighters battled to keep a raging Southern California forest fire from reaching foothill neighborhoods Friday before the expected return of.. Seattle Times
By Alex Dobuzinskis LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A mechanic helping to fight one of several major wildfires in California died in a traffic collision on Thursday, bringing the death toll from that blaze to.. Firstpost