California

PG&E to use state support, aircraft to minimize impact of power shutoff

PG&E has accepted an offer of technical assistance and aircraft to help…

PG&E warns another round of power shutoffs possible starting Wednesday evening

PG&E Monday afternoon gave a 48-hour notice to approximately 209,000 customers in…

PG&E: power restored to most customers as of Friday night

Utility stands by decision to shut down power lines in high winds

Newsom signs renter protection bill in Oakland

Gov. Gavin Newsom signed a tough renter protection bill at a ceremony…

PG&E: Wind storm prompting massive power shutdown could be worst since 2017 North Bay fires

Officials working to keep Devil’s Slide and Caldecott tunnels open as 800,000 customers statewide lose power

Strong winds trigger power shut-off warning across 30 counties

San Francisco among the few counties left off list in Bay Area

PG&E shutoffs now affecting 48,000 in Northern CA as some enter 3rd day without power

PG&E confirmed Wednesday morning that power was cut overnight to about 48,200…

Becerra, environmental groups sue EPA to protect Bay salt ponds

Environmentalists fighting development plans for Cargill site

Judiciary chairman demands answers from Trump on Ford, California investigation

Chairman wants to know whether Trump played any role in federal antitrust investigation of Ford

Federal judge blocks California law to force disclosure of Trump’s tax returns

Sep. 19—SACRAMENTO — A federal judge ordered a temporary injunction Thursday against…

Legislation reclassifying many contract workers as employees signed into law

Gov. Gavin Newsom on Wednesday signed Assembly Bill 5 into law to…

University of California President Janet Napolitano to step down

Since she became the first woman to lead the 10-campus system in September 2013, Napolitano has enrolled historic numbers of California undergraduates.

Newsom, Becerra lash out at Trump plan to rescind California emissions standards

In a series of tweets early Wednesday morning, Trump said that revoking California’s authority to impose emissions standards will help make cars more affordable.

‘Baby Trump’ balloon to fly over Peninsula during Trump fundraiser visit

With U.S. President Donald Trump set to host a 2020 re-election fundraiser…

NTSB report: Crew members on doomed fishing boat were all sleeping when fire broke out

A National Transportation Safety Board preliminary report released Thursday on the tragic…

Trump orders crackdown on homelessness in California, as White House officials survey LA area’s ‘crisis’

President Donald Trump has directed White House officials to take on California’s…

Last-minute AB5 amendment empowers city attorney to sue Uber for labor violations

Gig-worker bill would reclassify some contractors as employees

California vaccine bills signed by Newsom as protesters are arrested at Capitol

SACRAMENTO — California will enact sweeping new restrictions on medical exemptions for…

Seven Bay Area residents among victims of fatal boat fire

Authorities in Santa Barbara on Friday released the names of 22 people…

33 bodies recovered from California dive boat fire

About three dozen divers have participated in search efforts over the last few days.