California

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…

Expect hybrid learning to become the norm this fall

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

  • Jun 10, 2020

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…

California legislature moves to close online community college

By Ashley A. Smith EdSource California Assembly and Senate leaders moved Wednesday…

Newsom calls for new California restrictions on police use of force following death of George Floyd

By Phil Willon, Patrick McGreevy Los Angeles Times After a week of…

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…

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

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

Hair salons, barbershops can reopen now, in Stage 3 of Newsom’s plan

By Taryn Luna Los Angeles Times Gov. Gavin Newsom issued welcome news…

Republicans sue Newsom over vote-by-mail order for November election

By Laura Newberry Los Angeles Times Three Republican groups have sued Gov.…

Uber, Lyft and DoorDash initiative seeking labor law exemption heads to California voters

An expensive ballot measure championed by Uber, Lyft and DoorDash to exempt…

Court upholds California governor’s coronavirus ban on in-person church services

The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals upheld Gov. Gavin Newsom’s ban on…

College class of 2020 entering a shrinking job market

By Ashley A. Smith EdSource Just a few short months ago, the…

  • May 22, 2020

The pandemic hasn’t killed California’s big housing plans — but they have mutated

By Matt Levin, CalMatters Toni Atkins stood on the state Senate floor…

  • May 21, 2020

Most California school districts plan to open in the fall. Here’s how it would work

Most public school districts in California are planning to reopen campuses on…

Coronavirus shutdown means less money for schools, healthcare in California budget, Newsom says

With California’s economy hobbled by the impacts of the long coronavirus shutdown,…

Hospitals call for state, federal funding as revenues plummet

Medical centers furlough workers due to lost revenue from canceled elective procedures

CSU to cancel most in-person classes and go online this fall

Vaccines or treatments are unlikely to be available for students by fall

CPUC imposes record$1.9B penalty on PG&E for 2017, 2018 wildfires

Commission votes to suspend penalty to protect funds for payments to fire victims