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Is California’s presidential primary a disaster waiting to happen?

California lawmakers moved the state’s 2020 presidential primary up to March 3…

In first big vote of Senate trial, Republicans kill effort to subpoena White House records

The effort came as Republicans backed off a plan to restrict the arguments from both House Democrats and President Donald Trump’s lawyers

Chinese coronavirus outbreak has reached the U.S.

The patient, who recently traveled to the outbreak’s epicenter, was hospitalized last week with pneumonia-like symptoms.

1 killed, another injured in avalanche near Lake Tahoe, officials say

One person was killed and another was seriously injured when an avalanche…

California’s election rules make it hard to hold politicians accountable

By Derek Muller Los Angeles Times On Dec. 18, when the House…

Young offenders don’t belong in adult prisons. California has a chance to end the practice

By Vincent Schiraldi Los Angeles Times Adulthood doesn’t magically happen on the…

Voters could decide if California cities will be punished for not reducing homelessness

With public and political pressure mounting to get homeless people off the…

Trump, Iran appear to back off military conflict

US President Donald Trump appeared to back away from a rapidly escalating…

Gavin Newsom’s new homeless plan calls for more spending, shelters on state property

California Gov. Gavin Newsom wants to direct $750 million from the state’s…

Iranian TV says Tehran has launched missiles at bases in Iraq

WASHINGTON _ Iran launched a series of missile attacks aimed at bases…

Gavin Newsom hasn’t appointed a homelessness czar. The Legislature might force his hand

Jan. 7—If Gov. Gavin Newsom doesn’t appoint a homelessness secretary, the Legislature…

Women gave voice to 2020 Golden Globes’ most political moments

Patricia Arquette, Kate McKinnon, Michelle Williams make pointed statements

December storms provide good start to Sierra snowpack

The Department of Water Resources conducted the first manual snow survey of…

Targeted killing of Iranian general threatens to seize American political debate

The targeted killing of Iranian Gen. Qassem Suleimani by the U.S. is…

Julián Castro quits the 2020 presidential race

Julian Castro, the former San Antonio mayor and Obama Cabinet member, ended…

Pelosi and McConnell begin 2020 in standoff over Trump trial

WASHINGTON — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell…

California could lose a congressional district following 2020 census count

California is poised to lose a congressional seat for the first time…

California attempts to revive compassionate cannabis programs

For years, Richard Manning knew what he needed to cope with his…

Marijuana: 6 things to watch for in California in 2020

As California enters its third year of legal recreational cannabis sales, many…

Two years in, California’s legal marijuana industry is stuck. Should voters step in?

Two years after California began licensing pot shops, the industry remains so…