California Immigrants Weigh in on Immigration Reform
President Barack Obama's immigration reform proposal promises to have far-reaching implications for California, home to the largest immigrant population in the nation. We check in with a variety of immigrants across the state to get their take.
For Young Mother, Immigration Program Puts American Dream Within Reach
A new law passed last year allows some undocumented immigrants to apply for work permits. As part of our occasional series "What's Your Story?" we hear how that's opened a new world of opportunities for Ayary Diaz of San Jose.
Environmentalists Sue Stanford Over Dam
Stanford University -- a center for research on ecology and the environment -- is now facing a lawsuit from environmentalists. Searsville Dam is located at Jasper Ridge, a nature preserve on Stanford's campus. An attorney for two Bay Area environmental groups says the dam is keeping Central California Coast steelhead from the upper reaches of San Francisquito Creek. A Stanford spokeswoman says the dam itself has created a wetland area above it, which supports many species.