California is a state in the Pacific Region of the United States. With 39.6 million residents, California is the most populous U.S. state and the third-largest by area. The state capital is Sacramento. The Greater Los Angeles Area and the San Francisco Bay Area are the nation's second and fifth most populous urban regions, with 18.7 million and 8.8 million residents respectively. Los Angeles is California's most populous city, and the country's second most populous, after New York. California also has the nation's most populous county, Los Angeles County, and its largest county by area, San Bernardino County. The City and County of San Francisco is both the country's second-most densely populated major city after New York and the fifth-most densely populated county, behind only four of the five New York City boroughs.
A group of children with the Sunrise Movement, a climate advocacy group, went into Sen. Dianne Feinstein's office to sway her vote on the Green New Deal. The California Democrat fired back.
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Kristine Anigwe and Recee' Caldwell scored 20 points each, Asha Thomas added 18 and California ended a five-game losing streak by ending No. 17 Arizona State's five-game winning streak with a 69-60.. USATODAY.com - Published
Of the tens of thousands who lost their homes in the California Camp wildfire last November, many are still searching desperately for a home. The most destructive fire in the state’s recorded history..
A Virgin Galactic rocket plane on Friday soared to the edge of space with a test passenger successfully for the first time, nudging British billionaire Richard Branson’s company closer to its goal of..
A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket blasts off from Florida carrying Israel's first lunar lander on a mission that if successful will make the Jewish state only the fourth nation to ever to achieve a controlled..
It's been a very unusual winter, with a polar vortex and other storm systems popping up across the country. And according to Mother Nature Network, the ice and snow even found its way to the California..
Kamala Harris's father has some harsh words after the California senator admitted to smoking weed in college. According to Business Insider, Harris's father, Donald Harris, a former economics professor..
According to a report by Business Insider, on Tuesday, a worker at John Wayne Airport in Orange County, California was killed when a tire on which he was doing maintenance work exploded. The explosion..
The Trump administration said Tuesday that it plans to cancel $929 million awarded to California’s high-speed rail project and wants the state to return an additional $2.5 billion that it has already..
A coalition of 16 U.S. states led by California sue President Donald Trump's administration over his decision to declare a national emergency to obtain funds for building a wall along the U.S.-Mexico..
A California couple pleaded guilty Friday to torture and years of abuse that included shackling some of their 13 children to beds and starving them to the point it stunted their growth. (Feb. 22)
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Virgin Galactic says its rocket plane has reached space for a second time in a test flight over California. The spacecraft carried two pilots, and a third crew member to evaluate the cabin from a.. USATODAY.com - Published
A controversial new law in California is at the center of a brutal murder case. "48 Hours" correspondent Erin Moriarty joined CBSN with the story of how a diagnosed psychopath could be set free. Watch.. CBS News - Published
A politically active high school student in Northern California has been told that she cannot wear her "Make America Great Again" hat on campus. The student, senior Maddie Mueller, said she's being a.. CBS News - Published
A controversial new law in California is at the center of a brutal murder case. A couple was asleep in their bed when they were stabbed to death nearly six years ago. A surprising tip led to the arrest.. CBS News - Published
Here's the latest for Friday February 22nd: Jussie Smollett denies charges; New election ordered for NC congressional district; Strike talks for Oakland, California teachers; Israeli spacecraft heading.. USATODAY.com - Published
About 3,000 teachers in Oakland, California, are striking over pay, class sizes and other issues, following educator walkouts in West Virginia, Los Angeles and Denver. The Oakland strike affects 36,000.. USATODAY.com - Published
Califronia police say they've solved the 1973 murder of 11-year-old Linda O'Keefe, using DNA technology and genealogy. "48 Hours" correspondent Erin Moriarty joined CBSN with the story of the arrest of.. CBS News - Published
A California sheriff's department has released graphic video of a deputy fatally shooting an armed suspect. Napa County Undersheriff Jon Crawford said that the video was captured by Deputy Riley.. CBS News - Published
California detectives believe they have solved a 45-year-old case, thanks to modern DNA technology. James Neal was arrested for the 1973 murder and sexual assault of 11-year-old Linda O'Keefe. "48.. CBS News - Published
Here's the latest for Thursday February 21st: Jussie Smollett accused of falsely reporting attack; House Democrats preparing resolution to counter emergency declaration; Oakland, California teachers.. USATODAY.com - Published
Teachers in Oakland, California, plan to raise picket signs Thursday in the country's latest strike by educators over classroom conditions and pay. The walkout will affect 36,000 students at 86.. USATODAY.com - Published
A teenager said after he killed an elderly couple “it felt amazing.” Now a controversial new California law could set him free at 25. "48 Hours" correspondent Erin Moriarty investigates Saturday,.. CBS News - Published
The teachers union in West Virginia stopped lawmakers from passing a bill that would fund charter schools. But teachers say the fight isn't over. This comes as teachers in Oakland, California prepare.. CBS News - Published
California and 15 other states have filed a lawsuit against President Trump's emergency declaration to fund a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border. California Attorney General Xavier Becerra accuses the.. USATODAY.com - Published
Federal Railroad Administrator Ronald Batory wrote Tuesday to state officials that the administration was canceling its grant agreement with the California High-Speed Rail Authority, and halting $928.6.. USATODAY.com - Published
A coalition of 16 states led by California have sued the Trump administration Monday over his decision to declare a national emergency to secure funds to build a wall along the southern border. CBS.. CBS News - Published
While California’s Yosemite National Park is known for its beautiful landscape and beautiful waterfalls... There is one rare fall that seems to be spewing fire instead of water.
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