California

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…

As residents prepared for Super Bowl, a plane fell from the sky, killing 5 in Southern California

LOS ANGELES — Residents in a Yorba Linda, Calif., neighborhood were making…

CPUC vote allows PG&E to access $6b in loans ahead of bankruptcy filing

In a contentious “emergency meeting” Monday California regulators paved the way for…

Insured losses from 2017 wildfires top $11.4 billion

Insured losses from last fall's devastating California wildfires are now more than…

PG&E files for bankruptcy. Electricity prices likely to rise for millions of Californians

PG&E Corp., California's largest power company, filed for bankruptcy protection Tuesday for…

Wiener legislation would help breweries, wineries with water reuse

Breweries and wineries seeking to recycle water onsite will get guidance and…

California utility equipment sparked more than 2,000 fires in over three years

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Equipment owned by California's three largest utilities ignited more…

California will sue city of Huntington Beach over blocked homebuilding

In his latest effort to flex the state's muscles over homebuilding, California…

Private utility lines, not PG&E, caused massive wine country fire that killed 22

Investigators have concluded that private utility lines, not ones owned by utility…

Gov. Gavin Newsom wants to remove California Juvenile Justice Division from corrections officials’ control

California Gov. Gavin Newsom said Tuesday that he intends to shift control…

Newsom names SF doctor state’s first surgeon general

A nationally recognized doctor based in San Francisco has been appointed as…

Kamala Harris was shaped by the crucible of San Francisco politics

When Kamala Harris looks back on her first campaign, a run for…

Bail reform law on hold as referendum heads for November 2020 ballot

A historic California law that would replace cash bail with a risk…