Used-car dealers, small manufacturers feel credit squeeze as states and cities postpone projects.
Muslim Uighurs and Han Chinese come together at a local university in the restless region of Xinjiang to surmount poor equipment – and decades of enmity.
Schwarzenegger vows to veto the deal lawmakers approved Tuesday, extending the longest fiscal standoff in state history.
Picking yourself up after a defeat is also an important win.
US and state officials start to boost firefighting budgets and weigh other reforms.
Healthcare cuts in California and New York could affect thousands.
Poverty has become more concentrated in the first half of this decade, says a report.
An experiment is under way in California to see if fields of tules and cattails can make a difference in global warming.