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Walmart to ban shoppers from openly carrying guns in stores

Customers with a concealed carry permit are still welcome

Location allowed crew to escape deadly dive boat fire

The crew members who survived were likely assigned to sleep on the deck

Victims of California boat fire part of tight-knit community

The magnitude of the tragedy rocked California’s diving community.

Texas mass shooting death toll rises to 8, including gunman

Shootings began with traffic stop and ended in exchange of gunfire with police outside movie theater

Mysterious vaping lung injuries may have flown under regulatory radar

“You don’t know what you’re putting into your lungs when you vape.”

The debate Democrats have waited for: Joe Biden vs. Elizabeth Warren

They personify choices Dems face about what they stand for and what change is needed to oust Trump.

Uber, Lyft warn they’ll take the fight over workplace rules to California voters

The ride-hailing giants said they'll commit $60M to fund a statewide initiative for the 2020 ballot

Hurricane Dorian now predicted to hit Florida as a Category 4 — but where?

All of Florida is under a state of emergency.

Additional injured victim from Gilroy Garlic Festival shooting brings total to 20

Gilroy police reported Thursday that one additional man was struck by gunfire…

A battle over California charter schools ends — for now — with a deal in Sacramento

(SACRAMENTO) Warring factions of California’s K-12 education system have reached an agreement…

Gov. Newsom on new police deadly force law: How I’ll know it’s working

Newsom to judge the success according by “substantial reduction in the number of fatal shootings.”

  • Aug 26, 2019

How much could PG&E’s rates rise? What you need to know

By Judy Lin, CalMatters Pacific Gas and Electric’s customers were warned about…

  • Aug 26, 2019

Trump wants to lift restrictions on how long it can hold migrant families

The Trump administration is moving to end a court settlement limiting its ability to hold migrants.

Hundreds of guns come in to California from Nevada. Lawmakers want to stop it

Two dozen California legislators on Wednesday asked their counterparts in the neighboring state to meet this fall to discuss strengthening restrictions on firearms.

Scientists finally know how big earthquakes start: with many smaller ones

(LOS ANGELES) The vast majority of earthquakes we feel come soon after…

Gov. Gavin Newsom signs bill setting new standards for police use of force

Here’s how ‘Stephon Clark’s law’ sets California rules

Several officers shot in ongoing situation in Philadelphia

Six police officers were shot in a confrontation with possibly two gunmen…

CBS and Viacom to merge, reuniting the storied network with Comedy Central, MTV and Paramount Pictures

After years of on-again, off-again merger talks, broadcast giant CBS Corp. and…

Chaos at Hong Kong airport as protests turn violent, disrupting flights for second day in a row

HONG KONG — Chaos consumed Hong Kong’s international airport Tuesday as formerly…