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Gov. Gavin Newsom signs bill setting new standards for police use of force

Here’s how ‘Stephon Clark’s law’ sets California rules

Several officers shot in ongoing situation in Philadelphia

Six police officers were shot in a confrontation with possibly two gunmen…

CBS and Viacom to merge, reuniting the storied network with Comedy Central, MTV and Paramount Pictures

After years of on-again, off-again merger talks, broadcast giant CBS Corp. and…

Chaos at Hong Kong airport as protests turn violent, disrupting flights for second day in a row

HONG KONG — Chaos consumed Hong Kong’s international airport Tuesday as formerly…

Canned sour beers that explode with flavor

Over the past decade, both sour beer and canned craft beer have grown mainstream.

The country’s hottest book on cocktails

The book was named Book of the Year from the James Beard Media Awards.

To rein in global warming, healthy forests and sustainable diets are key, UN says

Slashing greenhouse gas emissions from cars and power plants won’t be enough…

Fear and tension mount in Kashmir’s largest city amid lockdown

SRINAGAR, India — The boulevard along Dal Lake ordinarily brims with tourists,…

Man who suffered third-degree burns in Camp Fire dies after 9 months in hospital

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — A wildfire that destroyed an entire town last November…

Suspect in California stabbing rampage is gang member with criminal history, police say

LOS ANGELES — Authorities said the 33-year-old man accused of stabbing four…

Toni Morrison, Nobel Prize-winning author, longtime Princeton professor, dead at 88

Nobel Prize-winning novelist and longtime Princeton University creative writing professor Toni Morrison…

Trump and GOP sue California over law requiring tax returns to run in state’s primary

SACRAMENTO, Calif. _ California’s first-in-the-nation law requiring presidential primary candidates to release…

Deadly cliff collapse is a warning sign for California coast

“Most unprotected coastal cliffs are actively eroding and should be considered hazardous.”

Trump: Quick death penalty for mass shooters, no guns for those who pose ‘grave risk’

Trump also proposes making gun background checks more strict.

8chan, a site favored by suspected mass shooters, is losing its SF-based network home

Move unlikely to keep 8chan offline for long, as the forum site may find another service provider.

El Paso shooting: 20 dead, at least 26 wounded, and a nation is scarred again

EL PASO, Texas - With the rattle of gunfire and the collapse…

Nine dead, 26 injured in Dayton, Ohio, after gunman in body armor opens fire

A gunman killed nine people and injured 26 others in Dayton, Ohio,…

Trump imposes new 10 percent tariff on Chinese goods

Nearly 70 percent of footwear that Americans buy is imported from China.

California honey bees are still declining, but Trump does not care

The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced in July that it would no longer be funding a nationwide annual survey of the honeybee population.