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Tuesday, Sep 27, 2016 at 06:51 AM PDT

California's Ballot: 17 Propositions Explained

California's Ballot: 17 Propositions Explained

This November, Californians will vote on 17 different propositions. Use this guide for a quick explanation of each one.

Monday, Sep 26, 2016 at 09:34 PM PDT

New Law Requires Officers to Lock Up Guns Left in Vehicles

New Law Requires Officers to Lock Up Guns Left in Vehicles

Gov. Jerry Brown signed a bill Monday that will require California law enforcement officers to lock away their handguns when left in an unattended vehicle, state officials announced.

Monday, Sep 26, 2016 at 02:21 PM PDT

Watch: Best Waves Go to the Dogs at Surf Contest

Watch: Best Waves Go to the Dogs at Surf Contest

There were wipeouts and wagging tails Sunday Sept. 25, 2016 at the annual surf dog competition off Huntington Dog Beach.

Monday, Sep 26, 2016 at 09:24 AM PDT

California Requires CPR Instruction in High School

California Requires CPR Instruction in High School

Governor Jerry Brown signed on Saturday a law that requires hands-on cardiopulmonary resuscitation instruction, along with Automated External Defibrillator awareness in high school health classes.

Monday, Sep 26, 2016 at 05:57 AM PDT

One Dead, 11 Hurt in Tour Bus Crash Near Yosemite: CHP

One Dead, 11 Hurt in Tour Bus Crash Near Yosemite: CHP

The California Highway Patrol says one passenger was killed and 11 were injured when a tour bus carrying students from China hit a tree near Yosemite National Park and went down an embankment.

Monday, Sep 26, 2016 at 08:23 AM PDT

New Law: Californians Can Break Into Hot Cars to Save Pets

New Law: Californians Can Break Into Hot Cars to Save Pets

Gov. Jerry Brown has signed into law a bill that allows Californians to rescue animals trapped in hot cars without fear of prosecution.

Sunday, Sep 25, 2016 at 10:36 PM PDT

Man Released After Hitting Sacramento Mayor With Pie

Man Released After Hitting Sacramento Mayor With Pie

A man who was charged with assault and battery after Sacramento, California, Mayor Kevin Johnson was hit in the face with a pie has been released from jail after bail was posted.

Friday, Sep 23, 2016 at 03:13 PM PDT

Police Catch Driver Using Mannequin to Drive in Carpool Lane

Police Catch Driver Using Mannequin to Drive in Carpool Lane

When a Brea police officer pulled up next to a truck driving in a carpool lane Wednesday, he was surprised to find a mannequin sitting shotgun.

Friday, Sep 23, 2016 at 05:10 PM PDT

Watch: German Shepherd Opens Doors in Shelter Escape

Watch: German Shepherd Opens Doors in Shelter Escape

Staff members at a Southern California animal shelter thought they had an intruder on their hands this month after alarms were set off one weekend inside the building.

Monday, Sep 26, 2016 at 06:45 AM PDT

Snapchat Introduces First Hardware Product: Spectacles

Snapchat Introduces First Hardware Product: Spectacles

A newly christened Snapchat debuted its first hardware product on Friday — Spectacles.

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