Applications For Concealed Gun Permits Surge In CaliforniaAbout 56,000 Californians have a concealed-weapons permit in a state of 38 million residents.
California May Have To Export 4,000 Inmates If Feds Don't Postpone Population CapCalifornia will have no choice but to move 4,000 more inmates to private prisons in other states if federal judges refuse to postpone a court-ordered population cap, state Corrections Secretary Jeffrey Beard said Wednesday.
Judges Extend Deadline For Reducing Calif.’s Prison PopulationFederal judges agreed Tuesday to extend an end-of-year deadline for reducing California's prison population in hopes of finding a long-term solution to an overcrowding crisis.
Nicki Minaj, Keith Urban To Join Star-Studded Panel Of Judges On 'Idol'Nicki Minaj and Keith Urban will join the star-studded cast of judges on “American Idol.”
California's Courts Endure Third Year Of CutsCourts in all 58 counties are grappling with a third straight year of budget cuts that have reduced spending by an unprecedented 30 percent over that period.
Paula Abdul Rejoins Simon Cowell As 'X Factor' JudgeA person familiar with negotiations for "The X Factor" says Paula Abdul will be the fourth judge on the new Fox singing competition.
Simon Cowell And Paula Abdul Could Be Teaming Up AgainThe judging panel for Simon Cowell's U.S. version of "The X Factor" has yet to be set and he suggested Paula Abdul is in the running.
LA Ranked 2nd-Worst 'Judicial Hellhole' In USA new study says Los Angeles County is home to some of the most frivolous lawsuits in the nation — making it the second-worst place in the U.S. to seek justice.