California governor Jerry Brown. (File photo. David McNew/Getty Images.)

California Governor Tells Critics Of Water Tunnels Project To ‘Shut Up’

Gov. Jerry Brown is taking a blunt approach with critics of his $15 billion plan to build twin tunnels to send water around the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta.


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High Levels of Arsenic Found in Top-Selling Wines

A class action lawsuit is being filed Thursday after many popular wines made in California were found to have high amounts of the substance.


The 114th Congress that convenes Tuesday will count more minorities and women than ever, although lawmakers remain overwhelmingly white and male in the Republican-controlled House and Senate. (credit: Stefan Zaklin/Getty Images)

House Plans To Take Up Another Drought Relief Bill

House Republicans are using the final days of the current Congress to push through another drought relief bill for California’s farm belt and other water users to the south.


President Barack Obama holds a town hall meeting at Cross Campus in Santa Monica, California, on Oct. 9, 2014. (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama: GOP Opposition To Immigration Overhaul Amounts To Political ‘Suicide’

President Barack Obama says Republican opposition to an immigration overhaul amounts to political “suicide.” He says the party risks losing support from an entire generation of immigrants.


Ariel Jalali, CEO of Sensay offers President Barack Obama a job when he's out of office during a Q&A session with young entrepreneurs in Santa Monica. Mr. Obama asked if perks included a sushi bar. (Photo by Jay L. Clendenin-Pool/Getty Images)

Obama Gets Job Offer In California

The president was talking to tech entrepreneurs in Santa Monica when Ariel Jalali offered him a job at his mobile app startup company.


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Obama: Election Is About Economy, Not Me

The President made his economic pitch to young entrepreneurs in Southern California.


The USGS says the quake was centered 32 miles west of Richmond at 9:47 p.m. Wednesday and had a preliminary magnitude of 3.2. (Getty Images)

USGS: 6.0 Earthquake Shakes N. California; Largest Since 1989

Officials say an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.0 has been reported in California’s northern San Francisco Bay area.



Top 5 American Whale-Watching Tours

You don’t have to travel the world to enjoy fabulous whale watching. Here are five of the best U.S. whale watching tours.


As Republicans take hold of the U.S. Senate in Washington today, Americans aren’t expecting much change or positivity to come from Congress. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Blue-State Congressman Holds House’s No 2 GOP Post

Some conservatives are skittish about having a new House majority leader from left-leaning California.


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#Trending In Entertainment: George Clooney For Governor, Casey Kasem Passes Away, And Kanye’s Rant

This week one of Hollywood’s most dashing men may have a new gig (hint: it’s not in entertainment), a legend passes away, and hip-hop’s biggest bad boy wants to redesign the Internet.