The nation’s largest utility was forced into bankruptcy over devastating wildfires ignited by its long-neglected electrical grid.
Pacific Gas & Electric equipment may have sparked the Dixie Fire, which has grown to nearly 47 square miles in Northern California.
The family of Angelo Quinto called police in Northern California on Dec. 23 because the Navy veteran was suffering a mental health crisis and needed help.
The state had 1 million cases last month. The spike stems largely from ignoring stay-at-home warnings, officials say.
California hospitals — and elsewhere — already have been pushed to the brink because of COVID.
More than 3,500 confirmed or suspected COVID-19 patients were in intensive care units across the state.
The “Full House” star will serve her sentence at a low-security prison in Northern California.
Blazes continue to burn homes in Napa, Sonoma and beyond, and five of the six largest fires in state history have occurred this year.
There is the unnerving prospect the death toll would climb as searchers look for 16 missing people.
Pacific Gas & Electric turned off power to 172,000 customers to try to prevent its power lines and other equipment from sparking more fires.