A BILLBOARD on Sunset Boulevard in Hollywood screams out a stark warning: "drug-resistant gonorrhoea alert!" ...

I HAPPENED to be in Santa Barbara, California, last week to give a speech, and at the lunch afterwards, I found myself talking to a local real estate agent.

[LOS ANGELES] The tip came from a woman standing in line at a post office in a small town in northern California.

[CHICAGO] In a ruling with potentially sweeping consequences for the so-called gig economy, the California Supreme Court on Monday made it much more difficult for companies to classify workers as...

[NEW YORK]The port city of Long Beach, California, has long struggled to revive its downtown core, which steadily deteriorated as the Navy pared down and eventually closed its decades-old operations...

[CHICAGO] The concerns over the recent US outbreak of E. coli involving romaine lettuce may last no more than a few weeks, as the area of Arizona where the offending produce is believed to have come...

[LOS ANGELES] California has the most polluted cities in the United States, a report issued on Wednesday said, as US President Donald Trump's administration seeks to force the state to weaken...

A GROWING homelessness crisis. Complaints about traffic congestion. Worries that the economy is becoming dominated by a wealthy elite.

[RENO, Nevada] A growing homelessness crisis. Complaints about traffic congestion. Worries that the economy is becoming dominated by a wealthy elite.

[SAN FRANCISCO] "You can't find wines like these anywhere else in the world but California," Chris Cottrell proclaimed to anyone who would listen - at least, anyone with an...