A federal judge on Wednesday delayed the start of a corruption trial for state Sen. Ronald S. Calderon until May 19, 2015, sparking new debate at the Capitol about whether he should be allowed to remain on paid suspension until his term ends in November.
Assemblywoman Joan Buchanan (D-Alamo) said Tuesday that her proposal for a $4.3-billion school bond measure will not be on the November ballot, citing opposition from Gov. Jerry Brown.
An annual environmental summit at Lake Tahoe on Tuesday gave Gov. Jerry Brown an opportunity for a victory lap on the new plan for a California water bond, which was approved by the Legislature last week.
A ballot-measure battle over medical-malpractice awards and drug testing of doctors arrived on the airwaves Tuesday, with opponents of the initiative rolling out statewide television and radio ads.
Spiritual teacher and bestselling author Marianne Williamson has endorsed state Sen. Ted Lieu, a former rival in the race to succeed retiring Rep. Henry Waxman.
USC tailbacks did not need friends, family members or reporters to point out the situation. They all knew Coach Steve Sarkisian took over the Trojans program after a final season at Washington that featured a fast-paced offense with one distinguishing feature: One running back. Bishop Sankey carried the ball 327 times for the Huskies, a workload not seen at USC since the Tailback U glory days in the late 1960s to the early '80s. Last season at USC, Javorius Allen, Tre Madden and Justin Davis combined for 326 carries. So who will carry the load for the Trojans this season? "We're going to play more than one guy," running backs coach Johnny Nansen said after a...