State scientists and officials are warning some residents of
Hawaii's Big Island that their homes could be jeopardized by
a lava flow from Kilauea Volcano that is moving through a
forest preserve toward their neighborhood.
California diners can now legally enjoy a meal on a
restaurant patio with their dogs in tow, under a law signed
by Governor Jerry Brown that eliminates health code
regulations banning restaurant owners from allowing pooches
on the premises.