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Trump signs order targeting social media companies

By Chris Megerian Los Angeles Times President Donald Trump signed an executive…

Newsom says rules for reopening California fitness centers coming ‘in a week or so’

By Phil Willon Los Angeles Times Gov. Gavin Newsom on Wednesday said…

Larry Kramer, ‘Normal Heart’ playwright and AIDS activist, dies at 84

By David Colker Los Angeles Times A frail man stood outside the…

California is reopening too quickly, posing ‘very serious risk,’ health officer warns

By Rong-Gong Lin II Los Angeles Times A key architect of the…

Thousands march to protest George Floyd’s death

By Ryan Faircloth Star Tribune Thousands of people marched through the streets…

Hair salons, barbershops can reopen now, in Stage 3 of Newsom’s plan

By Taryn Luna Los Angeles Times Gov. Gavin Newsom issued welcome news…

Republicans sue Newsom over vote-by-mail order for November election

By Laura Newberry Los Angeles Times Three Republican groups have sued Gov.…

Uber, Lyft and DoorDash initiative seeking labor law exemption heads to California voters

An expensive ballot measure championed by Uber, Lyft and DoorDash to exempt…

Court upholds California governor’s coronavirus ban on in-person church services

The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals upheld Gov. Gavin Newsom’s ban on…

Fears of coronavirus ‘second wave’ temper California reopening efforts

Bay Area continuing to enforce stay-at home order even as statewide guidelines are relaxed.

Gov. Gavin Newsom says reopening California will begin this week

Gov. Gavin Newsom announced that some retail stores across the state can…

Makers of Lysol issue warning about ingesting disinfectants following Trump’s false coronavirus cure statements

“Under no circumstance should our disinfectant products be administered into the human body”

Trump orders suspension of immigration green cards amid coronavirus outbreak

President Donald Trump, citing the threat of contagion, on Tuesday ordered a…

Immigrants in California detention centers sue ICE over coronavirus threat

Class action lawsuit alleges overcrowding, lack of sanitation create unsafe living conditions

Gov. Newsom names goals that must be met to lift California coronavirus order

Gov. Gavin Newsom says California needs to increase testing, protect high-risk residents…

Bernie Sanders suspends his presidential campaign

Bernie Sanders on Wednesday suspended an anti-establishment presidential campaign that changed the…

Gov. Newsom orders statewide ban on evictions for renters affected by coronavirus

The measure prevents the evictions of renters over the nonpayment of rent through May 31

Sequoia workers evicted from national park by concessionaire amid coronavirus pandemic

Employees in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks learned Thursday that they have to be out of park housing by the end of the month

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson tests positive for coronavirus

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has tested positive for the coronavirus, he announced Friday, becoming the world’s highest-profile political leader to reveal an infection.

House approves $2 trillion coronavirus stimulus package

The president said he would sign the sweeping bill, which the Senate earlier passed unanimously.