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Senate votes against calling witnesses in Trump impeachment trial

The Senate voted narrowly Friday to bring the impeachment trial of President…

 

Trump’s approval in California hasn’t shifted: It’s still low

The stability of President Donald Trump’s standing with voters is one of…

 

California, 13 other states sue to stop Trump’s food stamp cuts

By Jackie Botts, CalMatters Fourteen states, including California, filed suit Thursday against…

  • Jan 16, 2020

Trump, Iran appear to back off military conflict

US President Donald Trump appeared to back away from a rapidly escalating…

Gavin Newsom’s new homeless plan calls for more spending, shelters on state property

California Gov. Gavin Newsom wants to direct $750 million from the state’s…

Iranian TV says Tehran has launched missiles at bases in Iraq

WASHINGTON _ Iran launched a series of missile attacks aimed at bases…

December storms provide good start to Sierra snowpack

The Department of Water Resources conducted the first manual snow survey of…

‘Stop bombing Iraq’: Protesters condemn US action in Middle East

Demonstrators took to the streets in cities across the United States and…

California could lose a congressional district following 2020 census count

California is poised to lose a congressional seat for the first time…

Trump slams ‘crooked bastard’ Schiff over impeachment

President Donald Trump went to Hershey, Pa., with a few scores to settle

Climate activist youngest-ever Time Person of the Year

She rose to fame after cutting class in August 2018 to protest climate change

Kamala Harris drops out of presidential race

U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris suspended her presidential run Tuesday, according to two…

2020 Democrats plan to tax the rich — including themselves

WASHINGTON — The leading Democratic presidential candidates are promising to pay for…

Man dies in ICE custody in San Diego

SAN DIEGO — A 37-year-old man from Cameroon died Tuesday in U.S.…

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

US and El Salvador sign asylum deal

U.S., Salvadoran officials described deal as shoring up El Salvador's asylum system

Global Climate Strike: How Amazon workers forced Jeff Bezos’ hand

Bezos announced Amazon would step up effort to reduce dependence on fossil fuels

Mysterious vaping lung injuries may have flown under regulatory radar

“You don’t know what you’re putting into your lungs when you vape.”

The debate Democrats have waited for: Joe Biden vs. Elizabeth Warren

They personify choices Dems face about what they stand for and what change is needed to oust Trump.