As a deal stalled over school funding cuts, warnings sounded about rising state debt and falling bond ratings.
Major banks say they won't honor IOUs that the state has issued. That could increase pressure on lawmakers – but it might not be the decisive factor.
The ruling reveals the limits of the law in cracking down on the growing problem of bullying online.
The California governor wants to save money by dumping printed schoolbooks for online, open-source texts. But is it feasible?
Pricier options may become obsolete if government requires utilities to bring more renewables on line.
He'll face pressure from his liberal base in his pick for the Supreme Court.
Wave power and tidal power are still experimental, but may be little more than five years away from commercial development.
The economic downturn is one reason families are combining households.