Parental rights count for much, but courts today are giving more credence to claims from a child's primary caregiver.
As lawmakers edge closer a budget deal, teachers' unions, business groups, and even the governor hit the airwaves with their demands.
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.
Gov. Schwarzenegger stakes his political legacy on fiscal reform without tax hikes.
Economists worry that the budget deficit could hurt the state just as it has begun showing signs of recovery.
Democrats are largely avoiding the gun issue, but some hope a new Government Accountability Office report will help tighten rules for gun shows.
California’s governor said Thursday he would veto Democrat lawmakers' plan if it had any tax hikes.