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‘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…

Supreme Court Justice Gorsuch calls LGBTQ workplace discrimination case ‘really close’

Attorneys argue whether discrimination by ‘sex’ includes gay and transgender workers

Graham says he’ll introduce Turkey sanctions after Trump orders US troops out of Kurdish territory

WASHINGTON — Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham said Monday he and Democratic Sen.…

President Trump must turn over his tax returns, federal judge rules

NEW YORK — President Donald Trump is not a king, and he…

Botham Jean’s neighbor, a key witness in Amber Guyger trial, shot to death in Dallas

DALLAS — A key witness in former cop Amber Guyger’s murder trial…

Second whistleblower emerges in Trump impeachment inquiry, lawyer says

WASHINGTON — A second whistleblower has come forward in the fast-developing impeachment…

2020 Democrats plan to tax the rich — including themselves

WASHINGTON — The leading Democratic presidential candidates are promising to pay for…

Man dies in ICE custody in San Diego

SAN DIEGO — A 37-year-old man from Cameroon died Tuesday in U.S.…

Tijuana’s call centers offer a lifeline to deportees struggling to live in Mexico

TIJUANA, Mexico — Richard Avila was 56 when he was deported to…

Hearings begin on whistleblower complaint against Trump

That was one piece of a wide-ranging complaint that expressed fears Trump was hijacking U.S. foreign policy for personal gain.

Democrats open formal impeachment inquiry into President Trump

Trump orders release of transcript in call with Ukranian president

Haiti’s recurring fuel shortage has country’s professional and working class on edge

Fuel crisis turned streets into obstacle courses of flaming barricades, parked cars, shuttered shops

Judiciary chairman demands answers from Trump on Ford, California investigation

Chairman wants to know whether Trump played any role in federal antitrust investigation of Ford

US and El Salvador sign asylum deal

U.S., Salvadoran officials described deal as shoring up El Salvador's asylum system

Global Climate Strike: How Amazon workers forced Jeff Bezos’ hand

Bezos announced Amazon would step up effort to reduce dependence on fossil fuels

Youth protest climate change in a Global Strike

The Global Climate Strike is expected to be one of the largest…

Federal judge blocks California law to force disclosure of Trump’s tax returns

Sep. 19—SACRAMENTO — A federal judge ordered a temporary injunction Thursday against…

Trump threatens to punish San Francisco over filth, needles and pollution

President Trump ratcheted up his attacks on California over its homeless crisis,…

University of California President Janet Napolitano to step down

Since she became the first woman to lead the 10-campus system in September 2013, Napolitano has enrolled historic numbers of California undergraduates.

Newsom, Becerra lash out at Trump plan to rescind California emissions standards

In a series of tweets early Wednesday morning, Trump said that revoking California’s authority to impose emissions standards will help make cars more affordable.