UPDATE: 6:30 P.M. - Details of the arrest of a suspect who was charged with setting the fire. The fire stands at 73,184 acres, with 10 percent containment.
Dry, hot weather is leading to an unprecedented fire season throughout California.
UPDATED 6:45PM.: The King Fire near the Sierra community of Pollock Pines - about 60 miles from Sacramento - has grown to 8,600 acres. Containment has shrunk to 5 percent.
Several domestic violence related bills are awaiting California Governor Jerry Brown’s signature
By the beginning of next year, the Washoe County School District will provide low-income families with health care for the first time.
A virus that has hospitalized children in the Midwestern United States this year was first identified in California more than 50 years ago and may have resurfaced again in the state.