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Sep 16, 2014

Calif. man gets 10 years in prison for cannon accident

A California man who accidentally killed his fiancée with a homemade cannon will spend 10 years in prison for slaughtering the person he "loved the most....

Sep 16, 2014

'Red Flags' Surround CalPERS Costly Hedge Fund Gamble

The California Public Employees’ Retirement System yesterday announced plans to end its ill-conceived, twelve-year costly gamble on hedge funds. The pension will divest the entire $4 billion it had speculated in 24 hedge funds and six hedge fund-of-f...

Sep 15, 2014

Calpers to Exit Hedge Funds

The California Public Employees' Retirement System said Monday it would shed its entire $4 billion investment in hedge funds over the next year to simplify its assets and reduce costs...

Sep 17, 2014

NASA contracts with SpaceX and Boeing for space transport

The United States took its first major step to returning to manned space flight as NASA awarded up to $6.8 billion to aerospace giant Boeing and California-based SpaceX to launch astronauts into space... #California #Boeing #NASA #Space Exploration Technologies (SpaceX)

Sep 17, 2014

California's First Cat Café to Open in October

Carlos Wong's dream of a café featuring cats will become a reality in L.A.'s Chinatown this Octobe... #California #Boeing #NASA #Space Exploration Technologies (SpaceX)

Sep 16, 2014

Inside Lauren Conrad's Romantic Wedding

The former reality star wed William tell in California's Santa Ynez Valle... #California #Lauren Conrad

Sep 16, 2014

Hurricane Odile sparks looting, floods

Tens of thousands of tourists are stranded in temporary shelters after Hurricane Odile stormed through Mexico's Baja California peninsula... #California #Lauren Conrad

Sep 16, 2014

Lyft car-pooling opens in LA despite regulatory challenge

Lyft is bringing its car-pooling service to Los Angeles, even while California regulators say it’s illegal. The company said Tuesday it was rolling out Lyft Line , its new service for shared group rides, to LA . The expansion was announced just days ... #California #Los Angeles, CA #California Public Utilities Commission

Sep 15, 2014

2 California solar-power projects to be acquired by Virginia firm

Energy giant Dominion has agreed to acquire two California solar projects from a San Diego renewable energy developer... #San Diego, CA #California #Virginia

Sep 14, 2014

Calif. nudist camp accused of stealing water

Officials in Northern California are accusing a nudist resort of stealing water during the state’s historic drought... #San Diego, CA #California #Virginia