Hundreds of thousands of Californians were still without electricity due to preemptive blackouts as hot, windy conditions causing wildfires spread south toward Los Angeles, in a situation blasted as ‘unacceptable’ by the state's governor.
In a recently emerged audio recording from 1971, then-California Governor Ronald Reagan can be heard disparaging African delegates to the United Nations as “monkeys” during a phone call with US President Richard Nixon.
Nearly 1,000 men and women in California prisons in the US overdosed last year and required emergency medical attention in what officials acknowledge is part of an alarming spike in opioid use by those behind bars.
A giant six-engine aircraft with the world’s longest wingspan completed what company officials called a superb initial flight over California’s Mojave Desert, bringing to life a dream held by the late Microsoft cofounder Paul G. Allen.
The state of California filed a lawsuit seeking to force two federal agencies to provide data they used to justify rolling back landmark Obama-era vehicle emission standards, accusing the US President Donald Trump administration of ‘willfully withholding’ information.