California

Chiu bill would prevent cities from towing vehicles for nonpayment of parking tickets, registration

Cities would no longer be allowed to tow vehicles with multiple unpaid…

  • Mar 18, 2019

 

California is drought-free for the first time in nearly a decade

LOS ANGELES — It's official: California is 100 percent drought-free. For the…

 

Students sue universities alleging unfair practices in wake of college admissions scandal

Four college students filed an unfair business practices lawsuit in federal court…

 

‘Ineffective, irreversible and immoral:’ Gavin Newsom gives 737 death row inmates a reprieve

Gov. Gavin Newsom put a moratorium on the death penalty in California…

9th Circuit judges appear skeptical of challenge to California’s sanctuary laws

SAN FRANCISCO — A federal appeals court appeared skeptical Wednesday of efforts…

Historic march against Wells Fargo planned for this week

Last weekend, reports of unethical business practices at Wells Fargo surfaced again.…

Gas cars may soon become as obsolete as horse-drawn buggies

Years ago, horse-drawn carriages shuttled San Franciscans up and down our hilly…

California is suing Trump administration over rules restricting abortion access

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Leading what is expected to be a national battle…

No charges for Sacramento police officers who shot and killed Stephon Clark

(SACRAMENTO, Calif.) Calls for changes to California's use of force policies echoed…

PG&E admits its equipment likely caused California’s worst wildfire

LOS ANGELES — Pacific Gas & Electric Co. said Thursday that it…

Can Trump take back California’s high-speed rail money? A look at the political and legal battle ahead

LOS ANGELES — The Trump administration’s decision to cancel a $927 million…

Sierra Club, ACLU challenge Trump national emergency declaration as unconstitutional

The Sierra Club and a coalition of border community organizations sued President…

Trump administration vows to cancel $929 million in California rail funding

(LOS ANGELES) The U.S. Transportation Department announced Tuesday it would attempt to…

45 priests accused of sexual abuse named by diocese

OAKLAND — Calling it an "act of contrition," Diocese of Oakland leaders…

Gavin Newsom says California will sue Donald Trump over border wall emergency declaration

Gov. Gavin Newsom said on Friday that California plans to sue the…

California’s governor and top cop escalate battle with Trump administration

SACRAMENTO, Calif. Gavin Newsom's decision to reassign National Guard troops from the…

Gov. Gavin Newsom to pull National Guard from California’s border with Mexico

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — As a second partial government shutdown looms in Washington…

Kamala Harris embraces Oakland, but the feeling isn’t necessarily mutual

OAKLAND, Calif. — When Kamala Harris considered places to launch her White…

Trump’s offer to revisit popular California tax deduction hits GOP resistance

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump's off-hand offer to revisit a popular tax…

The shaping of Kamala Harris’ identity

It’s an important moment for Senator Kamala Harris. On Martin Luther King…