#California

Politics | Leftist Lunacy

San Francisco to vote on taxing rich businesses for homeless

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco has come to be known around the world as a place for aggressive panhandling, open-air drug use and sprawling tent camps, the dirt and despair all the more remarkable for the city's immense wealth. Some streets are

Politics | Illegal Immigration

OPINION: California Morphing Into A Separate Country Over Immigration

Cash-strapped, terrorized by rampant crime and with a balkanized population lacking any connective societal tissue

Sports | Cycling

Los Angeles Is the Worst Bike City in America

While New York, Seattle, and San Francisco become friendlier cities for cyclists, Los Angeles is letting the cars win.

Politics | Leftist Lunacy

Cal State–Long Beach Students, Faculty Say That Any Human Mascot May Be Offensive | National Review

We have officially reached the point where people are suggesting that any human mascot of any kind may be offensive.

Sports | Cycling

Rounding out the 2018 Sierra Buttes Triple Crown with Grinduro in Quincy! | The Radavist

Grinduro is my favorite cycling event of the year and when you include it in the Sierra Buttes Triple Crown, alongside Lost and Found, as well as Downieville, you're in for a hell of a weekend. In its...

Travel | Travel

California's Skeleton In The Closet: The Salton Sea

My first travel documentary about a strange yet fascinating place in California's Imperial Valley - The Salton Sea. I encourage you to read more about the la...

Politics | PC Culture

California State University To Move ‘Prospector Pete’ Statute Due To Gold Rush’s Impact On Indigenous People

Classes have only been in session a few weeks and already we’re back to demands to change campuses because decades-old buildings or statues now represent oppression.

Politics | Leftist Lunacy

San Francisco Is Removing Statue That Shows Founding Of California Over Racism Concerns

American Indian groups have tried to remove the statue for over 30 years

News | The News

Liberal California's Poverty Rate Is Highest In The Nation

California is the most liberal state in the nation. It's also the most poverty-ridden state in the nation.

Politics | Leftist Lunacy

Gavin Newsom Reveals Plan For Single-Payer Healthcare In California 'Regardless Of Immigration Status'

California gubernatorial candidate Gavin Newsom doubled down on claims he made earlier this month that he'd turn California into a single-payer healthcare state, telling the Pod Save America podcast that he plans on expanding Medicare to cover every

Politics | Politics

California kids can kiss their soda good-bye as kooky law aims to ban yet another thing liberals don't like | Fox News

Every time you limit the rights of parents you expand the rights the government. This is the problem with the trending socialism that’s gaining popularity with liberals.

Politics | Politics

NO JUICE FOR YOU: California Unleashes Most Nanny State Bill Yet

California is home to some of the most absurd nanny state laws in the union: defy a plastic straw ban and you might find yourself behind bars; buy a Happy Meal for your scream

Miscellaneous | Interesting stories

The Colorful History of the Rowdies, Radicals and Ruffians of Ocean Beach

Grassroots and Progressive views on local, national and world news

Food & Drink | Bars & Restaurants

Sorry New York, California Is A Better Place To Eat Now

Iconic mainstays like baked goat cheese at Chez Panisse and new classics like shrimp tacos dorados at Mariscos Jalisco ripple through American dining

Politics | The Hall of Idiots

Sen. Kamala Harris: How will you spend all the money you’ll be getting back from her Rent Relief Act? – twitchy.com

Sen. Kamala Harris really thinks she's onto something with this Rent Relief Act of hers.

Entertainment | The Hometown

25 Fun Facts About the Hollywood Walk of Fame | Mental Floss

Test your knowledge with amazing and interesting facts, trivia, quizzes, and brain teaser games on MentalFloss.com.

Politics | Leftist Lunacy

THAT'LL DO IT: Having Solved All Its Other Problems, San Francisco Looks To Ban Free Lunches | Daily Wire

Having solved crippling homelessness, cleaned its streets, and driven down the cost of housing in the Bay Area, the city of San Francisco has moved to tackle the real challenge facing the tech-centric city: free lunch.

News | National News

California city OKs jail time for defying plastic straw ban

A California coastal city has become the latest municipality to ban plastic straws, enacting what is potentially the strictest plastic prohibition

Politics | Articles By The Rant

Why California Matters – The Rant – Medium

I wrote this in 2016 during the presidential campaign. I am taking this blog out for a spin, don’t have time to write something new, so here we go…enjoy… One of the things that many people show…

News | The News

California Democratic Candidate Praised Farrakhan On Facebook

“I, for one, enjoy listening to Farrakhan’s sermons.”

Miscellaneous | Other Kinds of Whatnot

Why (and How) California Is Destroying Mountains of Weed | WIRED

How exactly do you obliterate potentially tens of thousands of pounds of cannabis across the state? Not unlike how you get rid of yard trimmings.

Politics | Politics

California bans local soda taxes

California Gov. Jerry Brown signed legislation Thursday that prevents local governments from taxing soda until 2031.

Music | Music

‘The race for governor has turned into a scam’

How California’s Democratic primary became a giant flop.

Sports | Cycling

Lost and Found Gravel Grinder

Lost and Found Gravel Grinder and Bike Ride in the North Eastern Sierra Nevada Mountains.

Miscellaneous | Interesting stories

Woman Who Filmed Oakland, Calif.’s BBQ Becky Speaks Out

Michelle Snider, the woman behind the camera who confronted a fellow white woman after she called the police on Snider’s husband and his friends using charcoal at Oakland, Calif.’s Lake Merritt park, took to YouTube Sunday to answer the question every

Health & Fitness | Health

Report finds cases of STDs reach all-time high in California | The Sacramento Bee

A California report finds the number of cases of sexually transmitted diseases in the state reached a record high in 2017.

Travel | Travel

June Gloom: What California Beaches Are Really Like in the Summer

Find out what June Gloom is, when and where it happens in California, and what to do if you are visiting California during the summer months.

Politics | Politics

Neo-Nazi Senate candidate kicked out of California GOP convention

Patrick Little is running against Democrat Sen. Dianne Feinstein, and his campaign website advocates for "limiting representation of Jews in the government"

Politics | Politics

Barbara Bush 'racist' rant: Tenured professor could lose job

A California State University, Fresno professor's rant about Barbara Bush being an "amazing racist" could cost her a job.

Politics | Politics

California’s crazy one-party liberal politics is why I had to finally leave the state -- and I’m not alone | Fox New

In 2011, after spending my adult life in California, working in the once-thriving aerospace industry there, serving 19 years in the state’s National Guard and six years in the legislature, I picked up my family and moved to Texas.

Politics | Liberal "Tolerance"

California Progressives Launch (Another) Attack on Free Speech | National Review

A California bill would criminalize conservative speech about gender.

Politics | Op-Ed

Why does California hate free speech?

California’s legislature is poised to approve one of the most serious attacks against freedom of speech ever contemplated in U.S. history this week. Assembly Bill 2943 is legislation that would place that state in an Orwellian society by banning books,

Music | Music

Murderburgers- Cafe Colonial, Sacramento Ca. 9/8/17 Live

Murderburgers- Cafe Colonial, Sacramento Ca. 9/8/17 Live Canon HFG30 Rode Video Pro Stereo Mic #PunkRock #PopPunk #Sacramento #California #Scotland

Politics | Politics

Trump administration's lawsuit against California sanctuary laws backed by these cities, counties | Fox News

These are the cities and counties that have supported the Trump administration's efforts to combat California's so-called sanctuary laws.

News | The News

More than a million illegal immigrants scored California driver's licenses, state DMV announces | Fox News

More than one million illegal immigrants living in California have received driver's licenses, according to a new report.

Politics | Politics

After Federal Challenge, California AG ‘Clarifies’ on Sanctuary State | Breitbart

Attorney General Xavier Becerra's new guidance aims to take the sting out of the federal lawsuit against California's "sanctuary state" laws.

Miscellaneous | Interesting

Californians Doing The Once-Unthinkable: Leaving California | Investor's Business Daily

California has big problems, including soaring taxes, stratospheric home prices and too many regulations. But its most serious problem may be that people are leaving the state in droves.

News | The News

Abortion Walkouts: California Students Organize for the Unborn | National Review

A California student is organizing a school walkout to protest abortion.

Sports | Surfing/SUPing

Learn to Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP) Class - REI Classes & Events

Learn what you need to know to get started in the exciting sport of Stand Up Paddleboarding. We'll teach you proper stance, paddling strokes, and balance on the board. You'll get on the water instruction and practice. All equipment included.

News | NEWS

Teacher put on leave for questioning school walkout

A California high school teacher says she was “aghast” to learn she was placed on leave over comments she made about National School Walkout Day. Julianne Benzel, a Rocklin High School …

News | Interesting Links

In Rejecting U.S. Immigration Law, California Has A Role Model: The Confederacy | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

When the Justice Department's sued California this week for blocking federal immigration enforcement, the state had a clear precedent for its illegality: the

News | The News

California has worst 'quality of life' in US, study says | Fox News

Awards season is in full swing in California, and the Golden State itself just took home a booby prize of its own.

Politics | Other Politics

California Democratic Party declines to endorse Dianne Feinstein for re-election

The rebuke of Dianne Feinstein by party delegates comes even though the 25-year incumbent has led polls by wide margins.

Sports | Surfing/SUPing

7 Hot Spots on West Coast, USA | Supconnect.com

It’s safe to say that a major part of the stand up paddle (SUP) industry lies on West Coast of the United States. The West Coast of the U.S. is lit with a vast amount of places to paddle, not to mention that they are drop-dead gorgeous locations to matc

Sports | Cycling

HI Lo Cali

Hi Lo Cali #Cycling #Desert #California

Sports | Cycling

Photo gallery: 2017 Grinduro | CyclingTips

Launched by Giro Sport Design in 2015, the third edition of Grinduro was held in Quincy, California, on October 7. As the name implies, Grinduro is a blend

Music | Music

City Mouse- Cafe Colonial, Sacramento Ca. 7/18/16 Multicam

City Mouse- Cafe Colonial, Sacramento Ca. 7/18/16 Multicam

Politics | Politics

California is collecting so much of your money it can’t save it all

Democrats and Republicans want to fill California’s budget rainy day fund. But what comes next?

Food & Drink | Bars/Restaurants/Venues

Napa's First Black-Owned Winery Needs To Be On The Top Of Your Wine Tasting List

Brown Estate is the first black-owned winery in Napa Valley, and the tasting room is so chic you're going to freak out over it.

Food & Drink | Coffee

Get to Know Lake Tahoe's Booming SUP-Coffee Shop

Because coffee and SUP in the same sentence just makes sense.

Politics | Politics

Gov. Brown Signs Lorena Gonzalez Fletcher Bill Reforming SANDAG

SACRAMENTO  – (Wednesday, October 11, 2017) – Gov. Jerry Brown signed a bill by California State Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez Fletcher (D-San Diego) that will bring major reforms to San Diego’s regional transportation agency – a huge victory

Sports | Surfing/SUPing

Live Webcast | Pacific Paddle Games Presented by Salt Life

Watch the live webcast of the Pacific Paddle Games presented by Salt Life on Saturday, September 30th and Sunday, October 1st.

Politics | The War On Gender

California first-grader sent to principal's office for misgendering classmate - Washington Times

An elite charter school in California has been rocked by scandal since the end of the last school year, when a kindergarten teacher read her class a pair of books advocating transgender ideology, and a male kindergartener was reintroduced to the class as

News | National News

California eclipse watchers treated after putting sunscreen on eyeballs, report says

Eye doctors in California have reportedly treated several eclipse gazers who put sunscreen in their eyes before looking.

Music | Music

Melvins @ UCLA 1993 (FULL SHOW)

An old Melvins show I filmed. Contact: https://www.facebook.com/HORNSS My videos will NEVER have ads. Don't repost my videos and add ads. "Let the products s...

Music | Music

New film documents the rise of East Bay punk rock

The new documentary film ‘Turn It Around’ chronicles the early days of Bay Area punk rock.

News | News

Victor Davis Hanson: Is California Cracking Up? | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis - IBD

Corporate profits at California-based transnational corporations such as Apple, Facebook and Google are hitting record highs. California housing prices from

News | News

Covered California premiums will rise 12.5%, and Anthem Blue Cross cuts coverage - LA Times

Monthly premiums for California health insurance plans sold under the Affordable Care Act will rise by an average of 12.5% next year, and Anthem Blue Cross plans to end coverage in most of the state.

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

'I'm done': Fed up with California, some conservatives look to Texas

Fed up with life in liberal California, some conservatives want out. So they turned to Paul Chabot, a Republican who says he’s discovered the perfect place for them: Collin County in north Texas.

Sports | Surfing/SUPing

Pacific Paddle Games presented by Salt Life

SUP Magazine's Pacific Paddle Games presented by Salt Life, to be held at Doheny State Beach in Dana Point, California, on September 30 to October 1, 2017, will feature pro, open, and distance races, board demos, junior competitions and much more! Vi

Sports | Surfing/SUPing

Top 10 Places to Paddle Board in California - SUP HQ

There’s almost no such thing as beginner awkwardness when paddle boarding because it can be quickly learned in a few hours. Simply stand up and paddle. Sounds pretty easy and is surprisingly the same! You’ll end up wanting more, and so here

Sports | Sailing/Windsurfing/Kiteboarding

The Peconic Puffin Windsurfing Blog

A windsurfing blog focusing on Long Island windsurfing. Stand up Paddling too!

News | That's News to Me

Rescuers pull another body from the Kern River

Authorities pulled another body from the Kern River on Saturday night, the seventh apparent drowning during a treacherous year for the so-called Killer Kern.

Miscellaneous | Local Flavor

How Sepulveda Canyon Became the 405

L.A.'s most hated stretch of freeway began as a bucolic country road through the Santa Monica Mountains.

News | News

In This LA Neighborhood, Protest Art Is A Verb

About a third of Boyle Heights' 90,000 residents live below the poverty line. But lower rents have attracted art galleries to the area, and that is drawing the ire of residents and activists.

Entertainment | Humor

A Hilarious Look At the 10 Most White Trash Cities in California

A video summary of the places in California that are perfect for White trash to call home.

Music | Events

Surf Concerts Huntington Beach - Surfing Museum Concert Schedule

The Huntington surfing sunday concerts are held at the HB Surfing Museum and at Pier Plaza. All are free to see.

Entertainment | Music

The Mermen - Krill Slippin' (Live 2016)

The Mermen (http://www.mermen.net) "Krill Slippin'" from _Krill Slippin'_ Don Quixote's International Music Hall, Felton, CA Jim Thomas - Guitar Martyn Jones...

Entertainment | Music

La Luz Live Stream (Live on PressureDrop.tv)

→ PDtv Artist page here: http://pressuredrop.tv/artists/la-luz → Subscribe to our channel: youtube.com/c/PressureDroptv → And go to http://pressuredrop.tv fo...

Entertainment | Music

MERMEN - 02Be My Noir 06/21/1994

Mermen LIVE at the Making Waves Festival 06/21/1994. Shot at Ferry Plaza, SFCA.

Music | Music

Shannon and the Clams Live full set Burger Boogaloo 2016 Oakland

http://www.OutOfFocus.TV - 6/25/16 - Mosswood Park in Oakland, Ca Shannon & The Clams played at the annual Burger Boogaloo. Hosted by John Waters. Thanks to ...

Entertainment | Music

The Trashwomen Live full set Burger Boogaloo 2016 with John Waters and Traci Lords

http://www.OutOfFocus.TV - 6/25/16 - Mosswood Park in Oakland, Ca The Trashwomen played at the annual Burger Boogaloo. Watch until the end to see an amazing ...

Entertainment | Music

The Ghastly Ones - Robot Atomico

From the album called "Unearthed" by The Ghastly Ones Subscribe to my channel if you like my videos.

Music | Music

Turn it Around The Story of East Bay Punk

Mike and Gasia talk live with Corbett Redford, Producer and Director of "Turn it Around: The Story of East Bay Punk."

Entertainment | Music

Jason Lee & the Black Tides - Calypso - Tiki Oasis 2016

Jason Lee & the Black Tides play "Calypso" which will be on their upcoming new album. Jason Hanna is on trumpet with Peachy Punch and Judy Luck dancing For m...

Sports | Cycling

Appetite 4 Adventure Margarita Adventure

Join the guys as the embark on their favorite one day adventurers. This ride isn't about the Strava KOM. This ride is all about good times. The boys start at...

Music | Music

San Diego Punk - Punk Rock!

San Diego Punk covers the local Punk music scene in San Diego, CA. The goal of San Diego Punk will always be to promote our local musicians, artists, and community.

Entertainment | The Hometown

Why are doughnut boxes pink? The answer could only come out of Southern California

Everyone in Los Angeles knows what comes in a pink box: doughnuts. But the story behind those boxes is seldom told.

Sports | Cycling

GRINDURO photos

The Grinduro Scotland Experience on The Radavist:

Sports | Surfing/SUPing

Desert Destination | Salton Sea | SUP Magazine

Standup paddlers take a strange journey to the Salton Sea, a place of colorful characters, geological wonders, and the remnants of by-gone vacation hotspot.

Miscellaneous | Places You Can Still Go

Mapping California’s best remaining midcentury motels

Travel back in time to the golden age of motels. These are the ones still standing—and worth visiting.

Food & Drink | Travel

Discover 8 of California’s Best-Kept Secrets

Think you’ve seen all of California? Think again. We traveled to eight different remote locations to showcase some of California’s lesser-known attractions in our Hidden Gems video series. From scenic byways to wine country destinations to historic ho

Food & Drink | Travel

The ultimate guide to Catalina Island

Complete with super-high-speed boat rides, zip line adventures, food frenzies, and all-night bar crawls.

Sports | Surfing/SUPing

A SUP and Camping Adventure on Catalina Island

A spring weekend spent on and below the water off the coast of Southern California.

Miscellaneous | Stuff

Drop Everything: A Permanent Hello Kitty Cafe Has Just Arrived in California | Brit Co

A digital media and commerce company that enables creativity through inspirational content and online classes.

History | Historic Los Angeles

L.A.'s Smoggy Past, in Photos | KCET

Many Southern Californians have only hazy memories of severe smog in the Los Angeles area. Here's a reminder in pictures.

Sports | Surfing/SUPing

The Sunday Sessions: Santa Cruz Downwinder

Riding the 12'6 Bark Contender SUP and the 12' Bark Commander Prone Paddleboard, Morgan Hoesterey and Jack Bark have big fun on one of the best downwind runs...

Sports | Cycling

Chas Christiansen + Matt Reyes

This is "Chas Christiansen + Matt Reyes" by MASH TRANSIT PRODUCTIONS on Vimeo, the home for high quality videos and the people who love them.

Miscellaneous | Local Flavor

Angeles Crest: The Creation of L.A.’s Highway Into the Heavens

Built between 1929 and 1956, the Angeles Crest Highway forever changed the once-remote mountain backcountry it traverses.

Sports | Cycling

017 - MASH 2015 - Rainier

This is "017 - MASH 2015 - Rainier" by MASH TRANSIT PRODUCTIONS on Vimeo, the home for high quality videos and the people who love them.

Sports | Sailing/Windsurfing/Kiteboarding

2016 Hydrofoil ProTour San Francisco Wrap Up

Happy to present the wrap up video for the HFPT San Francisco, second stop of the tour this year! A MASSIVE thanks to absolutely everyone involved in this ev...

Entertainment | Culture/Art/Random cool stuff

San Diego's Art Scene Can't Stop Asking Itself: 'What's Wrong With Me?' - Voice of San Diego

For years, folks have been organizing panels and discussions on why San Diego doesn't have a more vibrant arts scene. Here are 10 points that continually resurface in the arts world's neverending soul-searching quest.

News | News

Iconic Covina Bowl closing its doors forever

Brunswick Zone Covina Bowl, one of the last mid-century California bowling alleys to survive intact and unscathed, is about to close its doors.The venue, known for

Miscellaneous | Stuff

What's So Alluring About California Style?

How the Golden State dictates what we wear, from Venice Beach to Silicon Valley.

Miscellaneous | Local Flavor

Two Amazing Spots to See Tens of Thousands of Monarch Butterflies

Each year hundreds of thousands of monarch butterflies flock to several small groves up and down the state's beachside communities. In turn, locals and tourists come out in droves to witness this wintering spectacle.

Sports | Cycling

Cyclist forced to cling to bridge for dear life after horrible in-race accident

A cyclist made an incredible save to avoid falling 30 feet off a bridge after a horrible accident occurred during a bike race in Califo

Miscellaneous | Local Flavor

5 Best Haunted Hiking Trails

Here are the five best haunted hikes in Southern California – for ghost hunters and skeptics alike. Take only photos, and leave only footprints, so the spirits stay wherever they may dwell.

Sports | Cycling

2017 SoCal Fixed Series - PEDAL Consumption

The 2017 SoCal Fixed Series is kicking off next month with a big bang! This year is looking to be a memorable one with the addition of our Attack Category which gives less experienced riders the opportunity to race on a level playing field as...

Sports | Surfing/SUPing

Laguna Sunday

SanO's closed, no waves.....Laguna Beach? Why not! - 1/8/16

Food & Drink | Coffee

13 of the Best Coffee Shops in San Diego to Get Work Done - Things To Do In San Diego

Working from home is an awesome,but sometimes you need to get out of the house. Here are a few of San Diego`s best coffee shops where you can actually get work done.

Food & Drink | Coffee

Buy Fresh Roasted Coffee Beans Online - Bird Rock Coffee Roasters - San Diego - California

Now you can buy some of the finest coffee beans from around the world. Great tasting, high quality, fresh ground or freshly roasted whole bean coffee, delivered direct to your door. Buy coffee products, brewers, gifts, drinkware at birdrockcoffee.com

History | LA History

California Megaflood: Lessons from a Forgotten Catastrophe

A 43-day storm that began in December 1861 put central and southern California underwater for up to six months, and it could happen again

Music | Music

Gabby Gaborno, Lead Singer of Cadillac Tramps, Dead at 51

Mike "Gabby" Gaborno, the lead singer of Cadillac Tramps, has died. He was 51. The news of his death was confirmed today by Eric Von Herzen, Gaborno's former band mate in Santos Y Sinners via Facebook. The note from Von Herzen, who up until recently

Miscellaneous | Local Flavor

How Did L.A. Become a City of Palms? And Other Questions About California's Trees

Q&A with historian Jared Farmer, author of "Trees in Paradise: A California History."

Pets & Animals | Pets & Animals

New Law: Californians Can Break Into Hot Cars to Save Pets

Gov. Jerry Brown has signed into law a bill that allows Californians to rescue animals trapped in hot cars without fear of prosecution.

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

California's parents don't know they have a voice in school spending decisions

Parents in California have a right to help decide how their schools spend money, but many in the state may not know that.

Miscellaneous | Law

What You Need To Know About The California Probate Code - Larsen Law

There are five basic things you should know about the California Probate Code before you finish planning an estate, here's what you need to know.

News | That's News to Me

California becomes first state to formalize the practice of lane splitting - LA Times

Update on 'Essential Politics: Senate leader concerned about legalizing pot, California's 911 system running out of money'

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

Why California may not see statewide rules on the use of drones anytime soon

The last time state lawmakers tried to place limits on drones in the skies above California, they were met with  the veto of Gov. Jerry Brown , who said he did not want to create new crimes to enforce bans on the use of such devices.

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

Huntington Hospital accepts California's end-of-life law

The board of directors of Pasadena’s Huntington Hospital, rejecting the recommendation of the facility’s doctors, has voted to participate in California’s controversial End of Life Option Act, which permits physicians to assist terminally ill patie

News | Interesting Stories

Huge movement detected near San Andreas fault - AOL

A worrisome new analysis of GPS data has shown new areas of motion near the San Andreas Fault system.

Miscellaneous | Local Flavor

You can now hike 67 miles through the Santa Monica Mountains uninterrupted

For more than 50 years, Southern Californians have dreamed of following an uninterrupted trail among the sycamore canyons and sandstone peaks of the Santa Monica Mountains.

Miscellaneous | Local Flavor

5 Species You Might Have Mistakenly Thought Were California Natives | KCET

Did you know that all of these animals are exotics that were introduced to California? Some of the entries on this list may surprise you.

Food & Drink | Food

10 Of The Oldest Restaurants In Southern California

Did you know there are restaurants here in SoCal that are over 100 years old? Check out these 10 spots in SoCal that are full of history and full of flavor.

Business & Finance | Business

Forget the Hyperloop: This Startup Is Disrupting Long-Distance Transportation Right Now | Inc.com

A Stanford dropout and serial entrepreneur set out to build a city of remote workers making their living in virtual reality. His far-fetched idea led him to one that's shockingly mundane: A bus between San Francisco and Los Angeles.

News | Human Interest Stories

Number of Californians moving to Texas hits highest level in nearly a decade | Fox News

The number of Californians leaving the state and moving to Texas is at its highest level in nearly a decade, according to data from the Internal Revenue Service.

Science & Technology | Israeli Innovation

In first, Israeli drip irrigation to water California's rice | The Times of Israel

Ben-Gurion University and Netafim are teaming up with a large ranch to help the state beat its drought

Family & Parenting | Kids

California Student Data Release: Court Changes Course | Patch

Pleasanton, CA - Parents worried about the release of sensitive records sent an avalanche of objection letters to the court.

Pets & Animals | Pets & Animals

California Cat Rescue Lady Cares For More Than 1,000 At A Time

Lynea Lattanzio walked into an animal shelter in 1990 intending to find an animal companion for her father. Instead, she walked out with a box of abandoned kittens, and her life has not been the same since...

News | Local News Articles

California May End Daylight Saving Time - Breitbart

Assemblyman Kansen Chu (D-Milpitas) has proposed Assembly Bill 2496, which would put a halt to Daylight Saving Time in California.

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

'Bay Boys' surfer gang cannot block access to upscale beach, Coastal Commission says

For generations, a small group of locals in wealthy Palos Verdes Estates has maintained a reputation for keeping other surfers off Lunada Bay's well-shaped waves.

Politics | Politics

Caltrans seeks 5,000 volunteer motorists for mileage fee pilot program

The California Department of Transportation is seeking 5,000 volunteers for an experimental program that will charge motorists a fee based on how far they drive -- a proposal that could replace the state gas tax as a way to fund highway maintenance and re

News | The News

San Bernardino shooting suspect traveled to Saudi Arabia, was married, appeared to be living 'American Dream,' co-workers say

As the holiday gathering got underway Wednesday morning, Syed Rizwan Farook joined dozens of his colleagues from San Bernardino County's public health department. Farook, an inspector, seemed quiet during the early hours of the event, then vanished just a

Miscellaneous | Local Flavor

Griffith Park's Lesser-Known Wonders | Excursions | Travel | KCET

Beat the crowds by visiting these unexpected landmarks, where secrets and mysteries abound.

Politics | Politics

Feinstein breaks with Obama: 'ISIL is not contained'

In a blow to President Barack Obama's strategy with ISIL Sen. Dianne Feinstein broke with him, saying that ISIL is not contained.

Miscellaneous | Local Flavor

The 5, the 101, the 405: Why Southern Californians Love Saying 'the' Before Freeway Numbers

How did Southern Californians come to treat their highway route numbers as if they were proper names?

Miscellaneous | Los Angeles Stuff

The 10 Most Shameful Things to Admit in Los Angeles | L.A. Weekly

Los Angeles is one of the most diverse cities in the world. Unfortunately, that diversity doesn't always extend to its opinions. This is a city that has...

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

The Jewish Press » » Survey: More than 70% Of UC Jews Touched by Anti-Semitism

I heard my friend get called a 'Zionist Kike' by SJP. Today, I was called a 'Kike' on campus by SJP.

Politics | Politics

California's Prop. 47 revolution: Voters were sold a bill of goods

As crime rates rise, Californians are realizing that they were sold a bill of goods on Proposition 47, the 2014 ballot measure that converted some felonies to misdemeanors. The campaign spin was all about reducing the punishment for drug possession. But p

Miscellaneous | Local Flavor

Marion's Playground: The Story of the Annenberg Community Beach House | Lost Landmarks | Departures Columns | KCET

Pictures of Marion Davies were everywhere at the lavish beach retreat built by her longtime love William Randolph Hearst.

Politics | The Hall of Idiots

Gov. Brown's link between climate change and wildfires is unsupported, fire experts say - LA Times

The ash of the Rocky fire was still hot when Gov. Jerry Brown strode to a bank of television cameras beside a blackened ridge and, flanked by firefighters, delivered a battle cry against climate change.

Politics | Malfeasance

Jerry Brown Signs Bill Allowing Illegal Immigrants to Vote

California Gov. Jerry Brown signed the New Motor Voter Act, which permits anyone with a driver’s license, even illegal immigrants, to vote.

News | News

Does the UC System Have an Anti-Semitism Problem? | Anthony Berteaux | The Blogs | The Times of Israel

It was her first week back at the University of California, San Diego, and Sara Ahdoot had already become the target of an anti-Semitic attack. A psychology senior at UCSD, Ahdoot had planned to celebrate the start of her last year of undergraduate studies with a bang: by going out to a club.