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Local officials condemn crackdown on legal immigrants using food stamps, other public benefits

Gov. Gavin Newsom and an array of Bay Area officials on Monday…

To rein in global warming, healthy forests and sustainable diets are key, UN says

Slashing greenhouse gas emissions from cars and power plants won’t be enough…

Trump administration throws cold water on climate change threat to coral reefs

WASHINGTON — When pollsters informed President Donald Trump that he faces political…

Fear and tension mount in Kashmir’s largest city amid lockdown

SRINAGAR, India — The boulevard along Dal Lake ordinarily brims with tourists,…

Man who suffered third-degree burns in Camp Fire dies after 9 months in hospital

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — A wildfire that destroyed an entire town last November…

U.S. appeals court allows lawsuit challenging Facebook facial recognition program

A federal appeals court in San Francisco ruled on Thursday that Facebook…

Toni Morrison, Nobel Prize-winning author, longtime Princeton professor, dead at 88

Nobel Prize-winning novelist and longtime Princeton University creative writing professor Toni Morrison…

Trump and GOP sue California over law requiring tax returns to run in state’s primary

SACRAMENTO, Calif. _ California’s first-in-the-nation law requiring presidential primary candidates to release…

Deadly cliff collapse is a warning sign for California coast

“Most unprotected coastal cliffs are actively eroding and should be considered hazardous.”

Trump: Quick death penalty for mass shooters, no guns for those who pose ‘grave risk’

Trump also proposes making gun background checks more strict.

El Paso shooting: 20 dead, at least 26 wounded, and a nation is scarred again

EL PASO, Texas - With the rattle of gunfire and the collapse…

Nine dead, 26 injured in Dayton, Ohio, after gunman in body armor opens fire

A gunman killed nine people and injured 26 others in Dayton, Ohio,…

Trump imposes new 10 percent tariff on Chinese goods

Nearly 70 percent of footwear that Americans buy is imported from China.

California honey bees are still declining, but Trump does not care

The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced in July that it would no longer be funding a nationwide annual survey of the honeybee population.

Police search home of suspect in Gilroy Garlic Festival shooting

Law enforcement on Monday served search warrants at a home and a…

At Gilroy Garlic Festival vigils, residents pray for peace

GILROY, Calif. _ As the sun began to slip in the sky…

Facebook slammed with record-breaking $5B penalty over privacy issues

Facebook has been ordered to pay a record-breaking $5 billion penalty as…

Why NASA wants to return to the moon

With new directives from President Donald Trump, NASA is in the middle of a new space race.

US imposes more sanctions on Venezuela’s military intelligence agency

The U.S. on Friday imposed sanctions on members of Venezuela’s military intelligence agency.

What we know about the children detained by border protection officers at O’Hare

What happened? Border protection officials said the children arrived on a flight with an adult who was determined to be inadmissible.