Special Coverage & Series
Starting Jan. 1, 2014, most Americans will be required to have health insurance or pay a fine. This guide explains how the health law affects you, your family or your small business, here in California.
Diverse voices from across California sharing their own health stories, in their own words.
Get up to speed on California's 11 ballot measures in under 20 minutes.
California's farmers may be on a collision course with our changing climate. What's at stake for this $30 billion-dollar industry -- and your grocery bill?
What is the state doing to reduce prison overcrowding? Explore the impact of far-reaching efforts to overhaul California's prison system.
Think water and electricity don't mix? Here in California, we wouldn't have one without the other. Now climate change is threatening to alter our water supply, and the impact could show up in your electric bill.
What's government for? This year it's not just about choosing who will govern us, but also how government should work.
Research shows that a quality early childhood education helps children in school, and later in adult life. But there's a tangled web of federal, state and local programs for parents to wade through in California.
California's state parks are in peril. Habitually underfunded, about one in four state parks are now threatened with closure.
Following the legal and political developments of gay marriage in California.
An occasional series examining the future of Small Town, CA.
Artists discuss their songs inspired by or about the Golden State.
A series about Californians who find the time to give back.