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U.S. President Donald Trump speaks to the media in the briefing room at the White House on July 2, 2020 in Washington, DC. A group of Californian Republican’s are raising money against Trump. (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images North America/TNS)

Group of veteran California Republicans will campaign against Trump and senators who back him

By Hannah Wiley The Sacramento Bee Now that the Lincoln Project has…

U.S. President Donald Trump speaks to the media in the briefing room at the White House on July 2, 2020 in Washington, DC. A group of Californian Republican’s are raising money against Trump. (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images North America/TNS)
A Los Angeles family, wearing protective masks, walk to the grocery store while walking by the Staples Center on Thursday. Gov. Gavin Newsom on Wednesday warned Californians to be vigilant as the state sees a surge in COVID-19 cases. (Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times)

Newsom asks Californians to ‘be more vigilant’ as state sees record-breaking coronavirus cases

California has seen a 29 percent increase in COVID-19 hospitalizations over the past 14 days

A Los Angeles family, wearing protective masks, walk to the grocery store while walking by the Staples Center on Thursday. Gov. Gavin Newsom on Wednesday warned Californians to be vigilant as the state sees a surge in COVID-19 cases. (Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times)
Californians must wear face masks in public under coronavirus order issued by Newsom

Californians must wear face masks in public under coronavirus order issued by Newsom

By Phil Willon Los Angeles Times Gov. Gavin Newsom on Thursday ordered…

Californians must wear face masks in public under coronavirus order issued by Newsom
U.S. Supreme Court says Trump’s decision to end DACA was unlawful

U.S. Supreme Court says Trump’s decision to end DACA was unlawful

By David G. Savage Los Angeles Times In a striking rebuke to…

U.S. Supreme Court says Trump’s decision to end DACA was unlawful
PG&E crews work to replace telephone poles that were burned by the Camp Fire on Billie Road in the town of Paradise in Butte County on Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018, more than a week after the fire broke out. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

PG&E pleads guilty to 85 criminal charges for Camp Fire, deadliest in California history

By Dale Kasler The Sacramento Bee The names were read aloud, their…

PG&E crews work to replace telephone poles that were burned by the Camp Fire on Billie Road in the town of Paradise in Butte County on Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018, more than a week after the fire broke out. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
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AG Becerra puts backing behind police reform measures

California Attorney General Xavier Becerra announced an array of reform proposals Monday…

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In major victory for California, Supreme Court rejects Trump’s challenge to state sanctuary law

By David G. Savage Los Angeles Times WASHINGTON _ The Supreme Court…

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Supreme Court extends federal civil rights protection in workplace to all LGBTQ employees

Supreme Court extends federal civil rights protection in workplace to all LGBTQ employees

By David G. Savage Los Angeles Times The Supreme Court declared Monday…

Supreme Court extends federal civil rights protection in workplace to all LGBTQ employees
California Gov. Gavin Newsom said Wednesday “we’ve made it abundantly clear that we anticipate an increase in the total number of positive cases,” but that the state is now better prepared. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images/TNS)

Newsom says no turning back on reopening plans, even as coronavirus cases climb

By Colleen Shalby Los Angeles Times California continues to see a surge…

California Gov. Gavin Newsom said Wednesday “we’ve made it abundantly clear that we anticipate an increase in the total number of positive cases,” but that the state is now better prepared. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images/TNS)
Students will be required to wear a mask when they return to school in the fall. (Shutterstock)

Expect hybrid learning to become the norm this fall

By Ricardo Cano Cal Matters Students in face masks at all times.…

  • Jun 10, 2020
Students will be required to wear a mask when they return to school in the fall. (Shutterstock)
Man found shot in head near Paso Robles train station after gunman attacks police

Man found shot in head near Paso Robles train station after gunman attacks police

By Joe Tarica, Lindsey Holden, and Matt Fountain The Tribune (San Luis…

Man found shot in head near Paso Robles train station after gunman attacks police
The booking photos for fired police officer Derek Chauvin charged with murder, manslaughter in George Floyd death released to the media by the Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office on June 1, 2020. (Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office via Sipa USA)

New charges announced against former police officers over George Floyd death

By Molly O’Toole, Elliot Wailoo and Erin B. Logan Los Angeles Times…

The booking photos for fired police officer Derek Chauvin charged with murder, manslaughter in George Floyd death released to the media by the Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office on June 1, 2020. (Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office via Sipa USA)
A Black Lives Matter protest for George Floyd at Trafalgar Square in London, England on Sunday. (Erica Dezonne/Empics Entertainment/PA Wire/Abaca Press/TNS)

Thousands protest in London against police killing of George Floyd

Major protests took place in London and other British cities on Sunday

A Black Lives Matter protest for George Floyd at Trafalgar Square in London, England on Sunday. (Erica Dezonne/Empics Entertainment/PA Wire/Abaca Press/TNS)
A disturbing cop confrontation with an angry crowd in Brooklyn protesting the fatal police arrest of a black Minnesota man drew the ire of Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Saturday night, who raged no one gets to slam an SUV through a crowd of human beings. (Tribune News Service)

De Blasio, under fire for NYPD conduct, promises ‘quick results’ on George Floyd protest investigation

He promised Sunday that two of his appointees _ and not the city’s independent investigative agency _ would look into shocking incidents

A disturbing cop confrontation with an angry crowd in Brooklyn protesting the fatal police arrest of a black Minnesota man drew the ire of Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Saturday night, who raged no one gets to slam an SUV through a crowd of human beings. (Tribune News Service)
President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with industry executives in the State Dining Room in Washington, D.C., on May 29. (Erin Schaff/Pool/Getty Images/TNS)

Trump was dismissive on phone call, George Floyd’s family says

Trump “didn’t give me the opportunity to even speak,”

President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with industry executives in the State Dining Room in Washington, D.C., on May 29. (Erin Schaff/Pool/Getty Images/TNS)
President Donald Trump speaks in the Oval Office before signing an executive order related to regulating social media on Thursday, May 28, 2020, in Washington, D.C. Trump’s executive order could lead to attempts to punish companies such as Twitter and Google for attempting to point out factual inconsistencies in social media posts by politicians. (Doug Mills/Pool/Getty Images/TNS)

Trump signs order targeting social media companies

By Chris Megerian Los Angeles Times President Donald Trump signed an executive…

President Donald Trump speaks in the Oval Office before signing an executive order related to regulating social media on Thursday, May 28, 2020, in Washington, D.C. Trump’s executive order could lead to attempts to punish companies such as Twitter and Google for attempting to point out factual inconsistencies in social media posts by politicians. (Doug Mills/Pool/Getty Images/TNS)
Gov. Gavin Newsom took part in a discussion with fitness business owners on Wednesday May 27, 2020. (SF Examiner screen shot)

Newsom says rules for reopening California fitness centers coming ‘in a week or so’

By Phil Willon Los Angeles Times Gov. Gavin Newsom on Wednesday said…

Gov. Gavin Newsom took part in a discussion with fitness business owners on Wednesday May 27, 2020. (SF Examiner screen shot)
Playwright Larry Kramer (Carolyn Cole/via Tribune News Service)

Larry Kramer, ‘Normal Heart’ playwright and AIDS activist, dies at 84

By David Colker Los Angeles Times A frail man stood outside the…

Playwright Larry Kramer (Carolyn Cole/via Tribune News Service)
California is reopening too quickly, posing ‘very serious risk,’ health officer warns

California is reopening too quickly, posing ‘very serious risk,’ health officer warns

By Rong-Gong Lin II Los Angeles Times A key architect of the…

California is reopening too quickly, posing ‘very serious risk,’ health officer warns
Thousands march to protest George Floyd’s death

Thousands march to protest George Floyd’s death

By Ryan Faircloth Star Tribune Thousands of people marched through the streets…

Thousands march to protest George Floyd’s death