Low river levels allow prospectors to pan for gold in areas normally deep underwater.
Fire fighting officials have seen an increase in drones flying in the vicinity of wildfires, creating problems for their operations.
A California legislator is standing by her controversial comments that the state's drought problem represents God's wrath over abortion.
Appeals court rules tiered-rate system used by some towns to promote conservation is unconstitutional.
California's record-setting drought is putting many avocado farmers out of business.
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California infant's body discovered after mother found wandering and incoherent, covered in scratches.
California says the number of confirmed measles cases in the state is growing.
Smoke from California wildfire forces authorities to cancel Lake Tahoe's Ironman Triathlon.
Infant found alive after flood waters destroy his home, washing him from his crib.
Wildfire destroys or damages more than 150 homes and other buildings in Weed, California; kitten found alive in the ashes.
At least 12 structures have been destroyed by California's "Courtney" fire burning near Bass Lake.
Schools grapple with 'yes means yes' approach to sexual consent.
All new cell phones sold in California will soon have a "kill switch" that can remotely shut them down if they're stolen.
California residents shame people who waste water during drought
New law severely limits "full contact" practice for middle and high school players.
A bank robbery goes horribly wrong after three gunman take hostages and police on a chase with bullets flying, leaving one hostage and two suspects dead.
The state of California has implemented new measures to discourage residents from wasting water in the midst of a serious national drought.
City council candidate apologizes for flyers featuring images of Nazi concentration camp.
Survivors recount escape from horrifying bus crash that left ten dead.
Amazon is offering its warehouse employees up to $5,000 to quit their jobs, even as the company is in the process of adding workers and locations.
California's drought could cause major problems for North America's second largest sake producer.
Illegal marijuana growers are stealing water from California farmers and endangering drinking water supplies.
Discovery of $10 million worth of coins in Gold Country sparks gold fever.
Small California community could be forced to truck in water due to worsening drought.
An influx of ships from Asia expected to start coming to the Port of Houston via a newly widened Panama Canal has some Texans looking west for guidance on how to address environmental concerns amid rapid port growth.
Extremely low water levels at California's Folsom Lake reveal town hidden since 1955.
Authorities raid massive marijuana growing operations.