Deaths from the synthetic opioid called fentanyl tripled in California last year. The drug is up to 100 times more powerful than morphine.
Reporter: Laura Klivans
The U.S. trade conflict with China is affecting a less visible industry than technology, agriculture or steel. It's also hitting the recycling industry. The U.S. is coming to the end of a 30-day suspension on all recycling going to China, on top of some new rules that country has set about what can be recycled.
Reporter: Kerry Klein
Franklin Graham Tells Fresno: Vote for Christian Values
California evangelicals gathered Monday in Fresno to see Franklin Graham, son of famed Southern Baptist preacher Billy Graham, who died in February. The visit was part of Graham’s statewide “Decision America” tour.
Reporter: Alex Hall
Day Care Centers for Kids with Disabilities in Financial Trouble
For parents of children with severe disabilities, getting the right help can mean the difference between having a job and staying home, between independence and poverty. In California, hundreds of families rely on special day care centers, staffed by nurses, to watch their kids while they’re at work. But now many of these centers are threatening to close, or have cut-back hours.
Reporter: Pauline Bartolone
California's U.S. Senators Push for Ban on Drift Gill Fishing Nets
A brutal video taken aboard a California commercial fishing shows crews beating a shark with a baseball bat. The footage released last week by an undercover animal welfare group comes as California's U.S. senators and the state Legislature push for a ban of drift gill nets.
Reporter: Paul Rogers