An injured male bear cub rescued off the slopes of a Lake Tahoe resort is recovering and is expected to be released in a couple of months.
Native New Yorker Anton Schwartz came to the west coast in pursuit of a PhD in artificial intelligence at Stanford University. Then his life took a detour and the already accomplished jazz musician put away his slide rule and picked up his saxophone.
There are about seven million people in California who have trouble speaking English. Court officials were in Los Angeles yesterday asking what can be done to increase their access to the judicial system.
Sports equipment used by 5,000 blind and physically disabled Sacramentans every year was stolen this weekend from a Sacramento City park.
California prison officials are hoping to resume transfers of the sickest inmates to a new, state-of-the-art medical facility in Stockton after it was found to have "unsanitary conditions" and shortages of staff and supplies.