California

California

Ann Ravel steps down from FEC in letter urging Trump to embrace campaign finance reform

Ann Ravel, formerly California’s chief elections watchdog, has resigned her seat on the Federal Election Commission.

National

2 dead as storm lashes Southern California

A powerful Pacific storm blew into Southern and Central California on Friday with wind-driven heavy rains that downed power lines and electrocuted a man, killed a motorist in a submerged car and disrupted hundreds of flights at airports.

Videos

What you need to know about the massive Oroville dam emergency in California

California is trying to avert disaster at the tallest dam in the United States. With the possibility of more rain on the way, engineers are working as quickly as possible while evacuees are uncertain when they will be able to return home.
The Sacramento Bee & McClatchy
What you need to know about the massive Oroville dam emergency in California 4:11

What you need to know about the massive Oroville dam emergency in California

Blackhawk helicopters aid erosion repair at Oroville Dam emergency spillway 3:36

Blackhawk helicopters aid erosion repair at Oroville Dam emergency spillway

Boulders trucked and flown to Oroville spillway 1:00

Boulders trucked and flown to Oroville spillway

Shelter quickly fills with Oroville dam evacuees 1:10

Shelter quickly fills with Oroville dam evacuees