New Safety Device Designed To Keep Deadly Train Accidents From HappeningThe new technology is called Positive Train Control (PTC).
Calif. Lawmakers Call For Drought DeclarationWith another dry winter looming, California lawmakers called on Gov. Jerry Brown and President Barack Obama to declare a drought emergency and federal disaster in the state.
Assault Weapons Ban Takes Center Stage In Race For LA City Attorney Candidates hoping to become the next Los Angeles City Attorney on Thursday roundly rejected accepting any campaign support from pro-gun lobbyists.
Feinstein Says She’ll Revive Her Plan To Ban New Assault WeaponsTwo senators are calling for a national commission to examine mass shootings in the United States, while a colleague says she's pushing to ban the sale of military-style assault weapons.
Sen. Feinstein Calls For Federal Investigation Into Gas Price SpikeCalifornia Sen. Dianne Feinstein is calling for a federal investigation into gasoline price spikes that followed a fire at the Chevron oil refinery in Richmond.
Low Election Turnout Despite Sweeping California ProposalsU.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein easily advanced to the November ballot in California's statewide primary Tuesday and early returns showed voters split on adding a $1-a-pack tax on cigarettes to fund cancer research as voters tested some sweeping political reforms.
Campaign Treasurer Linked To Many High Profile Dems Arrested For Alleged Mail FraudA Democratic campaign treasurer linked to U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein was arrested on suspicion of mail fraud, according to published reports.
Feinstein: Don't Expect Much Intel From Osama Widows The chairwoman of the Senate Intelligence Committee says the alleged widows of the al-Qaida leader aren't likely to talk much.