The waters have not yet receded in some places, but already officials and businesses around the state are tallying up the costs.
Known for trendsetting legislation, the Golden State is slated to become the first to guarantee $10 an hour as the baseline rate.
Larry Page and Sergey Brin have lost a special deal for discounted Pentagon fuel for their private fleet.
The city wants to replace current health care benefits for some former workers with a stipend to help them buy insurance under the Affordable Care Act.
The company is winding down production of its massive military cargo plane, further reducing aerospace jobs in Southern California.
The Treasury sells $811 million worth of its stake in General Motors. It still needs $14.1 billion to break even on the automaker's bailout.
A new study says the wealth gap is now even larger than it was before the stock market crash of 1929.
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