Polls suggest increased support for decriminalizing and taxing the drug, but policy may not change soon.
They are still priced out of the housing market in many cities across the country, a new study concludes.
The California governor has backed a package of six budget-reform propositions to save the state from the prospect of $42 billion deficits. But a poll suggests five could fail.
To prove aggravated identify theft – which brings a mandatory two years in jail – prosecutors must show defendants knew their fake IDs belonged to a real person.
The government says state secrets are at risk, but the 9th Circuit is allowing the case to proceed against a Boeing subsidiary that reportedly flew suspects to secret prisons.
Obama urges that schools with confirmed or suspected cases suspend classes. Mexican schools have already taken that step.
Pentagon and other agencies are preparing to defend against cyber attacks. Meanwhile, here are ways to protect your computer.