Newsom plans to suspend the practice through an executive order, saying that it ‘has been — by any measure — a failure.’
Whether to tap the water on a commercial scale or leave it alone is a decades-old question the Trump administration has revived and the California legislature has revisited.
California’s changing demographics are increasingly raising the question: Who should represent whom? Analysts see the challenge facing the desert community as the future.
Gavin Newsom, in his first state of the state address, said he will build part of a bullet-train project and a slimmed-down water delivery system, breaking from predecessor Jerry Brown.
From the Rockies to the Pacific, cities are seeking to accommodate increasing populations amid housing shortages.
Utility has filed for bankruptcy amid fears that it could face billions of dollars in liability for wildfires; no determination yet on cause of Camp Fire, which killed 85 people in November.
As Pacific Gas and Electric faces bankruptcy, it also could owe tens of billions of dollars for its connection to California’s deadliest and costliest wildfires.
Gavin Newsom was sworn in as governor, taking the reins from Jerry Brown and entering with a new, more socially progressive agenda.
Residents search for wedding rings, family mementos, as evacuation orders are lifted.
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.