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PG&E filing for bankruptcy due to wildfire liability

San Francisco-based PG&E Co. announced early Monday morning that it is filing…

Trump, on shutdown’s 24th day, says he’s ‘not looking’ to call national emergency

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump on Monday seemed to back further away…

Shutdown could drag on as Trump won’t move ‘fast’ on national emergency for wall

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump signaled Friday that a partial government shutdown…

Trump vows he’ll ‘probably’ declare national emergency if Congress doesn’t OK wall money

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump moved closer Thursday to declaring a national…

Newsom unveils a $209 billion budget to boost schools and health care in California

California Gov. Gavin Newsom unveiled a $209 billion budget on Thursday that…

Newsom, Harris condemn Trump threat to withhold fire management funding

California Gov. Gavin Newsom and U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris reacted swiftly Wednesday…

Trump has threatened to declare a national emergency to get his border wall — but will that work?

He's vowed to keep the government closed as long as it takes…

Ting wants to get rid of paper receipts

A state assemblyman from San Francisco on Tuesday introduced legislation that would…

What have Pence, Democratic aides been discussing as shutdown plods on?

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump keeps demanding more money for his southern…

Gavin Newsom sworn in as California’s 40th governor

SACRAMENTO, Calif. Gavin Christopher Newsom took his place as California's 40th governor…

Suspect in shooting of Newman cop arrested near Bakersfield

A man who allegedly shot and killed a police officer in Central…

Here’s how the government shutdown could affect you

WASHINGTON -- Now that the House and Senate have failed to reach…

Mattis to step down as Pentagon chief after growing tensions with Trump

WASHINGTON — James N. Mattis will step down as defense secretary in…

Judge overturns Trump policy limiting asylum claims by victims of domestic violence and gangs

WASHINGTON — A major Trump administration policy that sought to block victims…

House Democrats plan to join Obamacare legal fight, source says

WASHINGTON — House Democrats plan a quick vote next year authorizing the…

Russia waged vast pro-Trump social media plan, Senate panel told

WASHINGTON — Russia's plot to wield social media sites to divide Americans…

Police investigate behavior of Camp Fire cleanup workers who posted offensive photos

LOS ANGELES — One photo from the wreckage of the Camp fire's…

10 uncommon tips for staying safe on the ski slopes

Surely you have heard the usual advice: Get strong, stay flexible, don’t…

Trump appoints budget chief Mick Mulvaney to replace John Kelly as White House chief of staff

Struggling to find anyone who wants the job, President Trump on Friday…

William Newsom, father of Gavin Newsom, dies at age 84

William Newsom, a retired state appellate court justice and father of Gov.-elect…