Blue Shield vows to dramatically speed up California vaccine distribution with new plan

Blue Shield of California will immediately begin attempting to centralize the state's COVID-19 vaccination program after a sluggish start.

Newsom promised 1 million COVID-19 vaccinations in 10 days. The state can’t say if he met his goal

Gov. Gavin Newsom said 1 million additional doses of COVID-19 vaccine would be administered in California over the course of 10 days. But due to the state's data collection issues, it is unclear whether he met that goal.

Newsom promised 1 million COVID-19 vaccinations in 10 days. The state can’t say if he met his goal

Gov. Gavin Newsom said 1 million additional doses of COVID-19 vaccine would be administered in California over the course of 10 days. But due to the state's data collection issues, it is unclear whether he met that goal.

California will resume using questioned doses of Moderna COVID-19 vaccine

Review of allergic reactions linked to a specific lot of Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine found "no scientific basis" for withholding it

After lagging start, Newsom promises 1 million more California COVID-19 vaccinations in nine days

Gov. Gavin Newsom said the state will vaccinate 1 million more residents by Jan. 17, a goal announced amid the state's lagging vaccination rollout and surging cases of COVID-19.

Proposition 14 to fund state stem cell research approved by California voters

The California ballot measure will authorize $5.5 billion in new funding for stem cell research.

California Democrats poised to make historic gains in state Senate, expand control of Legislature

Democrats in both houses entered the election with a supermajority, enabling them to pass most legislation without GOP help.

Californians shouldn’t trick-or-treat this Halloween, state health officials say

Officials recommend that residents skip going door-to-door but stop short of prohibiting it.

Newsom vetoes bill to provide rehiring protections for workers laid off amid COVID-19 pandemic

Gov. Gavin Newsom vetoed Assembly Bill 3216 which would have provided protections for workers laid off during the pandemic

California workers to get stronger family leave protections under new state law

SB 1383 requires employers with five or more workers to offer 12 weeks of unpaid time off to bond with a child or care for a relative starting Jan. 1.