| Nov 3, 2010
Many voters Tuesday expressed relief that a campaign season filled with record expenditures and negative political ads was drawing to an end.
With epic battles to replace Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger and unseat Sen. Barbara Boxer drawing two wealthy...
| Nov 2, 2010
| 6:28 PM
LOS ANGELES -- Californians brought concerns about an anemic economy with them to the polls Tuesday as they selected their next governor and U.S. senator.
They also were asked to decide on headline-grabbing ballot initiatives seeking to legalize the...
| Sep 16, 2010
The budget in California is so late so often, many people stop paying attention. But September 16, 2010 was different. "78 days isn't a record to be proud of; is it? No it isn't! We're glad the governors back," as they walked into the Governors' office...
| Sep 20, 2010
Border security, economic development and energy are the focus of U.S. and Mexican border governors who have gathered in Santa Fe.
Gov. Bill Richardson and California Lt. Gov. Abel Maldonado are co-hosting the event. It begins Sunday night with a...
| Sep 20, 2010
Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger has canceled budget talks with legislative leaders because he is feeling ill, prolonging the stalemate over California's $19 billion deficit.
Schwarzenegger spokesman Aaron McLear said the governor would remain in Los Angeles...
| Dec 9, 2010
| 11:32 PM
The seating arrangement on the dais in the City Council chambers may have changed but the faces haven't.
Incumbents Toni Iseman, Kelly Boyd and Elizabeth Pearson were re-installed Tuesday, winners of the 2010 City Council election, bucking a national...
| Jul 29, 2010
Californian conservation specialists are offering to help the Gulf Coast deal with the Gulf of Mexico oil spill.
During a trip to Louisiana on Wednesday, California Lt. Gov.
Abel Maldonado urged Gulf Coast officials to tap into the disaster experience...
| Sep 10, 2010
| 3:08 PM
Fire crews tried to douse the remnants of an enormous blaze and account for the residents of dozens of homes Friday after a gas line ruptured and an explosion ripped through in a neighborhood near San Francisco, killing at least four people and likely...
| Sep 10, 2010
Firefighters poured water on flaming and smoldering wreckage early Friday after a massive explosion sent blazes roaring through a neighborhood south of San Francisco, killing at least one person, destroying more than 50 homes and damaging dozens of...
| Sep 13, 2010
| 1:27 PM
BELL -- California Lt. Gov. Abel Maldonado was in the City of Bell Monday morning and signed an emergency tax relief bill to refund residents who were charged excessive and illegal property taxes.
Maldonado is serving as acting governor while Gov. Arnold...
| Oct 13, 2010
With Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger and California's lieutenant governor out of state, the third-in-line stepped into the top spot Wednesday.
Senate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg, a Sacramento Democrat, served as acting governor while Schwarzenegger...