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Judge issues stay on partial asylum ban

A federal judge issued a stay to the Trump Administration's partial asylum…

Judge questions legal grounds for Trump’s partial asylum ban

A federal judge in San Francisco today questioned the legal grounds for…

Kaiser mental health workers authorize five-day strike

Around 4,000 Kaiser Permanente mental health clinicians across California have authorized a…

Storm set to bring relief for firefighters, improve Bay Area air quality

Confidence has increased that a storm front set to arrive late Tuesday…

California fires: Death toll in Paradise rises to 71; more than 1,000 unaccounted for

The death toll from California’s worst fire rose to 71 on Friday,…

The number of missing people in Butte County fire jumps dramatically to 631

The death toll from the devastating Camp fire in Northern California jumped…

As the death toll rises to 56, hope fades for those missing in Paradise fire

CHICO, Calif. — John Digby was on the phone with his son…

Wildfires underline need to diversify California’s water supply

Fast burning fires, aided by strong, east winds and low humidity, devastated…

Deadly Butte County wildfire grows to 113,000 acres as SF remains smoky

The deadly Butte County wildfire continued to scorch land overnight after devastating…

California’s most destructive wildfire should not have come as a surprise

PARADISE, Calif. — The Camp fire raging in Butte County and the…

Deadly Camp Fire in Butte County now 25 percent contained

The deadly Camp Fire in Butte County has consumed 109,000 acres as…

Woolsey fire in California expands kills 2, now covers 70,000 acres

Firefighters battled through the night into Saturday morning to save communities from…

Homes destroyed as fire burns toward Malibu

By Maria L. La Ganga, Brittny Mejia, Melissa Etehad and Sarah Parvini…

PG&E power lines may have sparked deadly Camp Fire

PARADISE — Downed PG&E power lines, amid high winds, may have sparked…

California Sen. Dianne Feinstein set to keep her seat

WASHINGTON — Sen. Dianne Feinstein is expected to represent California in Washington…

California voters reject Proposition 10, halting effort to expand rent control

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California’s Proposition 10, a ballot measure to expand rent…

Gavin Newsom elected California governor in win for resistance against Trump

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Gavin Newsom won a decisive victory for governor of…

Suspicious package targeting Tom Steyer found in Burlingame

Federal and local authorities were investigating reports of suspicious packages in Burlingame…

Judge upholds verdict in Monsanto Roundup trial involving California groundskeeper

A judge on Monday upheld pesticide manufacturer Monsanto's liability in a lawsuit…

UCSF patient care workers launch 3-day strike

More than 15,000 technical care workers employed at 10 University of California…