gettyimages 12289Millions of California voters have already returned their ballots, setting new records for early turnout this year.

Story by Nicole Nixon.

(Photo: People wait in line to cast their vote during early voting at City Hall in Philadelphia on Oct. 7 - Gabriella Audi / AFP via Getty Images)






California leaders are meeting online this week to discuss how to reach the state’s ambitious climate change goals.

Story by Ezra David Romero.

Distance learning is still a struggle for many California families. But a pair of new polls suggest most parents don’t want to send their kids back to school yet.

Story by Nicole Nixon.

California health officials have released guidelines for how to safely socialize in small groups.

Story by Sammy Caiola.




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California Update

  • Nov 20, 2020

    California Update for Friday, November 20, 2020

    California health officials announced a curfew on nonessential activities beginning this weekend due to a spike in coronavirus cases. While critics…
  • Nov 19, 2020

    California Update for Thursday, November 19, 2020

    False allegations of voter fraud continue to surface weeks after the presidential election. CapRadio’s Mike Hagerty spoke with PolitiFact California…
  • Nov 18, 2020

    California Update for Wednesday, November 18, 2020

    Childcare providers say they've taken on increased costs serving families of essential workers during the pandemic, and warn many may be forced to…
  • Nov 17, 2020

    California Update for Tuesday, November 17, 2020

    A moderate La Niña weather pattern is forming over the pacific ocean. That means this winter may seem cooler than last year for Californians because.…
  • Nov 16, 2020

    California Update for Monday, November 16, 2020

    Election misinformation continues to spread more than a week after Americans cast their ballots. This includes some false claims about California’s…
  • Nov 13, 2020

    California Update for Friday, November 13, 2020

    UCLA's Daniel Swain is sounding the alarm to not wait on addressing impending floods from warming temperatures. He says waiting to address flooding…
  • Nov 06, 2020

    California Update for Friday, November 6, 2020

    The term fracking has been tossed around this election cycle by presidential candidates. It’s also an oil extraction practice Governor Gavin Newsom…
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    Nov 05, 2020

    California Update for Thursday, November 5, 2020

    The U.S. formally pulled out of the Paris Climate Agreement this week. But what does that mean for states like California with ambitious climate…
  • Nov 04, 2020

    California Update for Wednesday, November 4, 2020

    People voted across California. Some are optimistic about a potential change of presidential power and others hope for four more years of the current…
  • Nov 03, 2020

    California Update for Tuesday, November 3, 2020

    California’s top election official says voters can’t be denied the ability to vote if they don’t wear a mask. And it’s been left up to counties to…

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