The governor ordered more than 200,000 state government workers to take two days off each month without pay to conserve cash during California's budget crisis.
A Sacramento County Superior Court judge upheld Schwarzenegger's authority to do so, clearing the way for the first furlough day last Friday.
But the judge said his ruling did not address whether it applied to the seven other officials elected on a statewide basis.
The other constitutional officers, including the attorney general, secretary of state and treasurer, have said they will not comply with Schwarzenegger's furlough order.
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Volunteers turned out in force Saturday to participate in the I Love a Clean San Diego’s 14th Annual Creek to Bay Clean Up.
A toddler was badly injured Saturday after being struck by a pickup truck at Crawford High School in the neighborhood of El Cerrito, police said.
Inspired by San Diego poll results regarding North Korean relations, Rep. Susan Davis hosted a public panel discussion about negotiations and a possible meeting between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
Tyson Ross lost his bid to pitch the first no-hitter in San Diego Padres' history when center fielder Franchy Cordero appeared to misplay a ball with two outs in the eighth inning Friday night of a 4-1 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks.
A fifth-grade teacher at Rosa Parks Elementary School in the San Diego Unified School District has been arrested for allegedly distributing pornographic images of young girls, including a toddler, authorities announced Friday.