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Trump, Iran appear to back off military conflict

US President Donald Trump appeared to back away from a rapidly escalating…

Iranian TV says Tehran has launched missiles at bases in Iraq

WASHINGTON _ Iran launched a series of missile attacks aimed at bases…

‘Stop bombing Iraq’: Protesters condemn US action in Middle East

Demonstrators took to the streets in cities across the United States and…

Targeted killing of Iranian general threatens to seize American political debate

The targeted killing of Iranian Gen. Qassem Suleimani by the U.S. is…

Julián Castro quits the 2020 presidential race

Julian Castro, the former San Antonio mayor and Obama Cabinet member, ended…

Pelosi and McConnell begin 2020 in standoff over Trump trial

WASHINGTON — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell…

California could lose a congressional district following 2020 census count

California is poised to lose a congressional seat for the first time…

California attempts to revive compassionate cannabis programs

For years, Richard Manning knew what he needed to cope with his…

Audit: California disaster planning continues to forget people with disabilities

California emergency officials are continuing to overlook the state’s most vulnerable people,…

Gonzalez gets profane in Twitter battle with AB5 critics

Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez has taken to Twitter to defend Assembly Bill 5

Hedge funds hoping to take over PG&E court Gov. Newsom

The hedge funds attempting a hostile takeover of PG&E Corp. are trying…

The wine cave everyone’s been talking about

The term being used is “wine cave” _ but, ah, it’s not just any wine cave.

The House has impeached President Donald Trump in a historic vote

A starkly divided House of Representatives Wednesday impeached President Donald J. Trump

Freelance journalists file suit calling AB5 unconstitutional

Under the state’s landmark labor law AB5, which goes into effect Jan. 1, news outlets can publish no more than 35 pieces per year

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