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Supreme Court lets stand ruling that protects homeless who sleep on sidewalk

The Supreme Court refused Monday to hear a major case on homelessness,…

California city hires trapper to catch rampaging wild pigs

Trails will be reopened when it’s deemed the wild pigs no longer pose a notable threat.

Lawmakers target Trump rule permitting religious, LGBTQ discrimination

Rep. Nydia Velazquez and more than 100 other members of Congress are…

Trump slams ‘crooked bastard’ Schiff over impeachment

President Donald Trump went to Hershey, Pa., with a few scores to settle

Climate activist youngest-ever Time Person of the Year

She rose to fame after cutting class in August 2018 to protest climate change

Homeland Security easing facial recognition rule for airports

The Trump administration’s proposed mandatory use of the technology was included in the so-called unified agenda

Californians want to end PG&E’s operations as they exist now, new poll says

After years of deadly wildfires and a season of sweeping blackouts, a…

Democrats unveil articles of impeachment against Trump for abuse of power, obstruction

WASHINGTON _ House Democrats will charge President Donald Trump with at least…

House has ‘no choice’ but to move to impeach Trump, Pelosi says

(WASHINGTON) Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced Thursday that she is asking House committees…

Kamala Harris is out: What went wrong?

Her forceful demeanor belied the risk-averse approach to politics that she’d long established in California.

FBI never completes hundreds of thousands of gun checks

The data obtained by CQ Roll Call shows how the FBI still struggles to complete background checks

Kamala Harris drops out of presidential race

U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris suspended her presidential run Tuesday, according to two…

California voters call climate change their top priority

Nearly half of likely Democratic primary voters call the issue the No. 1 priority for the next president

State high court strikes down law that would have required Trump to disclose tax returns

The California Supreme Court in San Francisco on Thursday struck down a…

AIDS Memorial Quilt to return permanently to Bay Area

A quilt paying tribute to the thousands of people who have died…

Judge blocks federal rule allowing health care workers to refuse care

A U.S. judge in San Francisco on Tuesday struck down a new…

US diplomats describe Trump’s effort to hijack Ukraine policy for his political benefit

Historic public impeachment proceedings got underway Wednesday

Supreme Court to weigh fate of DACA program

The U.S. Supreme Court is set to hear arguments Tuesday on whether…

Vapers sweat as White House scraps meetings, weighs flavor ban

Vaping advocates fear the Trump administration will press forward with curbs on e-cigarette flavors

Democrats take control of Virginia General Assembly in historic election

That put Democrats in control of the General Assembly and governor’s office for the first time since 1993.