The data comes as policymakers wrestle over how to manage the use of groundwater, often farmers' last resort, NBC News reports.» Read More
CNBC's Jon Fortt reports from the front lines of the San Francisco TechCrunch Conference, where start-ups meet venture capitalists.
CNBC's Jane Wells has the story on a 10,500 square foot home on the housing market for auction originally going for $65 million and now finally at a minimum bid of $22 million.
Amazon.com is in a deal with legislators to avoid a ballot battle over the state's insistence that the online retailer collect state sales tax on purchases by Californians, the LA Times said.
During the decade-long period of healing, people in towns across America have been erecting memorials to the nearly 3,000 victims of the 9/11 terror attacks. Click to see the photos.
Gold has had a hold on mankind since it was first mined in the Copper Age.
These should be boom times for the mining business in California and Nevada. There is no "rush" in the new gold rush.
A look at the auto indicator, with Lacey Plache, Edmunds.com, and CNBC's Phil LeBeau, and what the Golden State is telling investors about the economy, with CNBC's Jane Wells.
Fame is no longer protection from foreclosure, and neither is success. Who are some of the celebrities who have gone through a foreclosure? Find out!
There are vast economic development opportunities in efficiency, renewable energy, and converting waste into valuable assets, says blogger Terry Tamminen.
JumpStart NYC was created to help unemployed professionals apply their knowledge, skills and abilities in opportunities at small, entrepreneurial companies.
How would a U.S. downgrade impact individual states? Insight on the financial fallout, with CNBC's Scott Cohn, and John Miller, Nuveen Asset Management.
If all goes according to plan, the city of Vallejo will emerge from a three-year bankruptcy.
I know I’m supposed to be all freaked out about the nation reaching its debt limit and our credit being downgraded and we’ll stop paying some bills. But I live in California. This is normal. Daily panic and doomsday scenarios over government finances started here. Political gridlock, kicking the can down the road…that’s how we roll.
A new law requires utilities to get 33-percent of their energy needs from renewable energy sources by 2020. Sounds good, except financing and licensing approval for new sources is unlikely to happen at a pace sufficient to produce that much supply.
CNBC's Jane Wells reports on a new way for home buyers to get a bird's-eye view of expensive homes in California.
DoubleLine Capital CEO Jeffrey Gundlach has made a lot of money calculating where the bond market will go. But his former employer goes to court today to try to prove Gundlach miscalculated when he prepared to start DoubleLine while still employed at TCW.
NBC's Miguel Almaguer with the latest details on a bizarre death at the home of a pharmaceutical CEO.
CNBC's Amanda Drury reports Wal-Mart may be getting closer to securing its first New York City location; California's "Carmageddon" was not as bad as predicted, and Harry Potter proved to be a wizard at the box office this weekend with record ticket sales.
CNBC's Jane Wells with the latest details on the tragic death of the girlfriend of Medicis founder, Jonah Shacknai.
I can't take it anymore. Los Angeles is on 24/7 Carmageddon alert. The closure of the 405 freeway for 53 hours this weekend to create a carpool lane and make an overpass earthquake safe is the most publicized event in La-la land since they discovered Botox isn't just for muscle spasms.