- Nuclear crossroad: California reactors face uncertain future Updated: Nov-28-15 11:01 am
LOS ANGELES - Six years ago, the company that owns California's last operating nuclear power plant announced it would seek an extended lifespan for its aging reactors. Pacific Gas and Electric Co. envisioned Diablo Canyon as a linchpin in the state's green energy future, with its low-carbon electricity illuminating homes to nearly midcentury.
- In any ensemble, Mark Ruffalo is still standing out Updated: Nov-20-15 2:12 pm
NEW YORK - Is there any better team player in movies than Mark Ruffalo?
- Parole denied again for convict in 1976 school bus hijacking Updated: Nov-19-15 7:39 pm
SACRAMENTO, California - The last of three men convicted of hijacking a school bus full of California children nearly four decades ago was denied parole for the 16th time on Thursday.
- California Editorial Roundup Updated: Nov-18-15 12:53 pm
- Mother of student killed in Paris says daughter loved school Updated: Nov-16-15 8:49 am
LONG BEACH, California - Hundreds of people packed a ballroom Sunday to remember a 23-year-old California college student who was among the 129 people killed in the Paris terrorist attacks.
- A twist for Paris climate talks: Al Gore the optimist Updated: Nov-11-15 1:32 pm
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - After decades of raising alarms about global warming, former Vice President Al Gore is now raising hopes.
- Adidas offers to help eliminate Native American mascots Updated: Nov-05-15 6:10 pm
PORTLAND, Oregon - Adidas is offering to help high schools nationwide drop Native American mascots.
- Washington voters pass wildlife trafficking initiative Updated: Nov-04-15 12:28 am
OLYMPIA, Washington - A measure that would outlaw sales related to wildlife trafficking of items from animals like lions and tigers in Washington state was overwhelmingly passed by voters Tuesday.
- California declares emergency from massive tree die-off Updated: Oct-30-15 6:38 pm
SACRAMENTO, California - Gov. Jerry Brown declared a state of emergency on Friday to help California address a massive tree die-off exacerbated by four years of drought that has made millions of trees vulnerable to native bark beetles.