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London Breed just made history as San Francisco’s mayor-elect; now comes the real challenge

San Francisco Mayor-elect London Breed was still basking in the glow of…

Supreme Court decides not to decide on constitutionality of partisan gerrymandering

WASHINGTON — In a major setback for political reformers, the Supreme Court…

Almost 1 million people moved from Venezuela to Colombia in just 2 years, study shows

BOGOTA, Colombia — Almost 1 million people from Venezuela are thought to…

Victims of Golden State Killer could get restitution from California

LOS ANGELES — A proposed bill related to the California budget may…

Pompeo says Trump can offer North Korea security assurances unlike any in the past

SINGAPORE — On the eve of a historic meeting between President Donald…

Gavin Newsom takes top spot in California’s primary for governor

LOS ANGELES — Gavin Newsom, the favorite of the California Democratic Party’s…

Sen. Feinstein advances to November election, opponent remains to be determined

WASHINGTON — California’s longtime Democratic U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein secured the top…

All trade progress is off if US imposes tariffs, China says

BEIJING — All progress made so far in talks between with the…

Oakland church flirts with unusual social experiment: to never call police again

OAKLAND —  Standing on the front steps of First Congregational Church of…

The latest migrant tool of resistance on the border is a video app

OWASSA ACRES, Texas — Taking video of police with cellphones or body…

Villaraigosa in the fight of his political life as primary election for California governor nears

LOS ANGELES — Antonio Villaraigosa, whose meteoric rise in California politics was…

Trump and Kim want ‘denuclearization’ but disagree on what that means

WASHINGTON –– President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un…

Violence flares in Kashmir after protester is run over and killed by Indian paramilitary vehicle

MUMBAI, India — Indian forces fired tear gas Saturday at a funeral…

Alberto’s winds remain at 65 mph as it churns toward Florida Panhandle

MIAMI — Subtropical storm Alberto, slowly strengthening as it draws closer to…

Italy mired in political turmoil as populist parties rage

ROME — Italy sank deeper into political uncertainty as populist leaders pulled…

Encounters in viral videos show Spanish is still polarizing in the US

Natalia Meneses was shopping at a Walmart in Georgia this year when…

Blocking Twitter users a violation of First Amendment for president

NEW YORK — A Manhattan federal judge ruled Wednesday that President Donald…

Gubernatorial candidates won’t discuss bullet train

LOS ANGELES — It’s the biggest infrastructure project in state history, but…

Allow ‘Dreamers’ to enlist in military for citizenship, House members urge

WASHINGTON — “Dreamers” should be able to enlist in the military and…

Even as Trump tightens immigration, the US labor shortage is becoming a crisis

LINCOLN, Neb. — Roberto Rodriguez works at a meat-packing company in Nebraska’s…