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Awash in precious snow and water that will help meet the demands of the state’s 40 million residents, wet winter also means more fuel for fires when heat, dryness sets in.

  • Jun 17, 2019

Gov. Gavin Newsom will make Medi-Cal available to immigrants up to 25 years old amid national debate about the cost and consequences of people in the country illegally.

  • Jun 10, 2019

Oakland’s historically casual approach to zoning has been implicated in the warehouse fire that killed 36 people.

  • May 26, 2019

As homelessness surges, the Northern California city’s move to push out campers and their occupants triggers anger from its neighbors.

  • May 24, 2019

Appearance of snails, whales and snakes raises concerns that California’s coastal ecosystem has been permanently scrambled.

  • Apr 17, 2019

As California embraces recreational marijuana, some cities hope to right the wrongs of the past by offering downtrodden neighborhoods an entry point to a lucrative future.

  • Apr 12, 2019

The unexplained deaths of 23 horses at the fabled track since late December have prompted calls by animal rights experts to ban the sport.

  • Apr 12, 2019

The proposed state legislation would require officers to use fatal force only when “necessary,” rather than “reasonable.”

  • Apr 2, 2019

Newsom plans to suspend the practice through an executive order, saying that it ‘has been — by any measure — a failure.’

  • Mar 12, 2019

Les Bleus defeated upstart Croatia, 4-2, in one of the highest-scoring finals in World Cup history. France became the sixth country to win multiple World Cup titles.

  • Jul 15, 2018
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