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San Francisco officials call Trump proposal to release immigrants in sanctuary cities “scare tactics”

President’s tweet the latest jab at cities that refuse to cooperate with immigration authorities

  • Apr 12, 2019

House Democrats prepare subpoenas to see full Mueller report

WASHINGTON — A House committee plans to vote Wednesday on whether to…

Barr takes center stage in fight over rest of Mueller’s findings

WASHINGTON — It was Attorney General William Barr — not special counsel…

Bernie Sanders announces support for Bay Area Ford GoBike unionization

Sanders is all in for San Francisco bike share unionization. Presidential hopeful…

Last pandas at San Diego Zoo are leaving

SAN DIEGO — It’s the end of an era at the San…

49 killed in New Zealand mosque shootings

(WELLINGTON, New Zealand) Forty-nine people were killed on Friday when extremist gunmen…

Students sue universities alleging unfair practices in wake of college admissions scandal

Four college students filed an unfair business practices lawsuit in federal court…

California is drought-free for the first time in nearly a decade

LOS ANGELES — It's official: California is 100 percent drought-free. For the…

GOP-controlled Senate rebukes Trump with vote to rescind border emergency declaration

WASHINGTON — Several Senate Republicans on Thursday joined Democrats to vote against…

Historic march against Wells Fargo planned for this week

Last weekend, reports of unethical business practices at Wells Fargo surfaced again.…

9th Circuit judges appear skeptical of challenge to California’s sanctuary laws

SAN FRANCISCO — A federal appeals court appeared skeptical Wednesday of efforts…

Actresses Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin among those indicted in college admissions fraud scheme

LOS ANGELES _ Federal prosecutors on Tuesday indicted dozens of people _…

Pelosi says impeaching Trump is ‘just not worth it’ in strongest comments yet against ousting the president

Donald Trump is such a lousy president he's not even worth impeaching,…

For a president who doesn’t sweat details, a new budget gets short shrift

WASHINGTON — By his new annual budget, President Trump confirmed on Monday…

Feds could restrict Pacific Ocean fishing over endangered orcas, NOAA letter says

SEATTLE — The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) is taking a…

Paul Manafort, former Trump campaign manager, faces likely prison term at sentencing

WASHINGTON — Paul Manafort, who guided President Donald Trump's campaign through the…

Gas cars may soon become as obsolete as horse-drawn buggies

Years ago, horse-drawn carriages shuttled San Franciscans up and down our hilly…

California is suing Trump administration over rules restricting abortion access

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Leading what is expected to be a national battle…

McConnell confirms Senate has votes to disapprove of Trump’s emergency declaration

WASHINGTON — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said senators were still looking…

House launches broad document request as part of investigation into Trump

WASHINGTON — The House Judiciary Committee on Monday unveiled a sweeping request…