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California voters call climate change their top priority

Nearly half of likely Democratic primary voters call the issue the No. 1 priority for the next president

House has ‘no choice’ but to move to impeach Trump, Pelosi says

(WASHINGTON) Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced Thursday that she is asking House committees…

Kamala Harris is out: What went wrong?

Her forceful demeanor belied the risk-averse approach to politics that she’d long established in California.

FBI never completes hundreds of thousands of gun checks

The data obtained by CQ Roll Call shows how the FBI still struggles to complete background checks

Kamala Harris drops out of presidential race

U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris suspended her presidential run Tuesday, according to two…

State high court strikes down law that would have required Trump to disclose tax returns

The California Supreme Court in San Francisco on Thursday struck down a…

AIDS Memorial Quilt to return permanently to Bay Area

A quilt paying tribute to the thousands of people who have died…

Judge blocks federal rule allowing health care workers to refuse care

A U.S. judge in San Francisco on Tuesday struck down a new…

US diplomats describe Trump’s effort to hijack Ukraine policy for his political benefit

Historic public impeachment proceedings got underway Wednesday

Supreme Court to weigh fate of DACA program

The U.S. Supreme Court is set to hear arguments Tuesday on whether…

Vapers sweat as White House scraps meetings, weighs flavor ban

Vaping advocates fear the Trump administration will press forward with curbs on e-cigarette flavors

Democrats take control of Virginia General Assembly in historic election

That put Democrats in control of the General Assembly and governor’s office for the first time since 1993.

Democrat Beshear declares victory in race for Kentucky governor

Kentucky voters appeared to reject Gov. Matt Bevin on Tuesday, bucking a statewide Republican trend

Too dangerous to go to court? Feds say Aryan gang members eyeing jail security, locks

Federal prosecutors announced a crackdown on the Aryan Brotherhood prison gang in June

California fire season likely to last through December, with no rain in sight

“This may be a long fall and winter across California for both the firefighting community and the general public”

Court to hear lawsuit challenging health care ‘conscience’ rule

Trump administration policy would allow providers to refuse care on religious, moral grounds

Cabinet meeting devolves into 71 minutes of Trump grievances

‘You people with this phony Emoluments Clause’

Pierre Delecto? Romney’s secret Twitter account is unmasked

WASHINGTON – Sen., Mitt Romney uses the alter ego “Pierre Delecto” to…

‘My brother in Baltimore’: Pelosi reacts to death of U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings

U.S. House Speaker and Baltimore native Nancy Pelosi mourned the death of…