Jared Huffman

Essential California: A major step for women's health

Good morning. It is Monday, Feb. 15. Two hours, 13 minutes and eight seconds. That’s how long it took Weldon Kirui of Kenya to win the Los Angeles Marathon this weekend. Here's what else is happening in the Golden State:


No RX needed

A new state law expected to take effect in April will allow California women to obtain birth control pills without a prescription. It will be the third state to have such a law. "The easier it is for someone to access medication, the more...