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 9.7 million residents respectively. Los Angeles is California's most populous city, and the country's second most populous, after New York City. 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 City and the fifth-most densely populated county, behind only four of the five New York City boroughs.
Sen. Kamala Harris is one of the 2020 presidential candidates calling for the special counsel report to released. The California Democrat made the demand at a campaign stop in Atlanta. She also.. CBS News - Published
The U.S. military said it successfully tested a missile defense system to knock down an Intercontinental Ballistic Missile class target on Monday, demonstrating its ability to defend against ICBMs from..
Michael Avenatti, the lawyer who represented Stormy Daniels in her legal battle with President Donald Trump, was charged Monday with extortion. Reuters reports Avenatti was arrested in New York Monday..
Apple has announced a new streaming service, Apple TV Plus, which will house its original shows and movies and could compete with Netflix and Amazon and cable TV itself. Apple made the announcement at..
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Reuters reports that Attorney Michael Avenatti, was arrested on Monday. Avenatti was charged with extorting more than $20 million from Nike, federal prosecutors said. The U.S. Attorneys offices in New..
Teams from the three U.S. airlines that own 737 MAX jets were heading to the Boeing factory in Renton, Washington, to review a software upgrade on Saturday, even as Southwest Airlines began parking its..
According to a report by Huffpost, on Friday, California Governor Gavin Newsom declared a statewide emergency to immediately begin wildfire prevention efforts across the state. The announcement comes..
Attorney Michael Avenatti says he's innocent after his arrest on criminal charges in two states Monday. Federal prosecutors in California accused Avenatti of embezzling more than $1 million from a.. CBS News - Published
A California avocado grower and distributor has voluntarily recalled its product from six states due to concerns about possible contamination with Listeria, bacteria that can cause severe illness in.. Reuters - Published
Henry Avocado, a grower and distributor based near San Diego, is voluntarily recalling whole avocados over possible listeria contamination. The company's recall covers conventional and organic avocados.. CBS News - Published
Apple unveiled its new streaming platform, Apple TV+, at an event Monday. The tech giant will produce original content to compete with sites like Netflix and Hulu. Updates to Apple services including.. CBS News - Published
Attorney Michael Avenatti has been arrested on federal charges in two separate cases in California and New York, federal prosecutors said Monday. CBS News legal analyst Rikki Klieman joins CBSN to.. CBS News - Published
New Jersey's attorney general on Friday sued a California company, accusing it of conducting illegal "ghost gun" sales, in what he said was the first lawsuit by a U.S. state against a distributor of.. Reuters - Published
Rep. Devin Nunes, R-Calif., filed a $250 million lawsuit earlier this week against Twitter and a number of parody accounts. Now, one dedicated to a cow has surpassed him on Twitter.
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California officials are rolling out a plan to remove more dead trees and underbrush in forests statewide to beat back wildfire danger. However, some scientists say the focus should be on protecting.. USATODAY.com - Published
The University of Southern California said it may expel students tied to a brazen U.S. college-admissions scam after reviewing their records, which could lead the college to throw out "Full House".. Reuters - Published
Tuesday: U.C. Irvine has become a hot N.C.A.A. tournament pick; the military construction projects that could be raided to fund Trump’s wall; and a lawsuit over the Flintstone House in Hillsborough. NYTimes.com - Published
A rare phenomenon attracted so many visitors to a Southern California town that officials declared a public safety emergency. The "Super Bloom" has drawn tens of thousands of people. The town of Lake.. CBS News - Published
About 150,000 people over the weekend flocked to see this year's rain-fed flaming orange patches of poppies lighting up the hillsides near Lake Elsinore, about a 90-minute drive from either San Diego.. USATODAY.com - Published
Peru's former president, Alejandro Toledo, considered a fugitive in Peru, was arrested for being drunk in public in California and released early on Monday, authorities in California said. Reuters - Published
Southwest Airlines held a celebration for their inaugural Hawaiian flight from Oakland, California to Honolulu. The airline will add daily flights between Oakland and Maui and will soon begin.. USATODAY.com - Published