California's new vaccine law: Freshman senator wins plaudits from colleagues
No other legislation in recent memory has consumed the Capitol quite like the vaccine bill did. But those who know him well say Sen. Richard Pan's calm demeanor and his clout as a "citizen lawmaker" who ran for office after a career in medicine prepared him for the ugly battle waged by the bill's zealous opponents.
Donald Trump, who came under heavy fire after he declared during his presidential campaign announcement that Mexican immigrants were rapists and killers, took to Twitter Friday to use San Francisco's Pier 14 fatal shooting as a prime opportunity to once again slam illegal immigration and call for stronger border control.
In 2013, San Francisco adopted a lengthy "sanctuary city policy reaffirming the city's stance that it would not in any way assist federal immigration authorities for a variety of reasons.
A pedestrian suffered major head injuries in a collision with a vehicle this afternoon in unincorporated Napa County, according to the California Highway Patrol. =
A 14-year-old Los Gatos boy was killed Wednesday night in a jet ski accident at Bass Lake, located just south of Yosemite National Park.
Special report on the chromium-tainted desert town made famous in "Erin Brockovich."
Get all the latest news and links to resources as the state battles another fiscal mess.
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Five delicious noshes for that picnic basket
Ready to dine al fresco? Picnic cocktails, addictive fried chicken and tasty salads add up to a quintet of delicious treats for your outdoor feast.
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Lindsey Vonn reportedly caught golfer with his competitor’s ex-wife, which is likely why they aren’t dating anymore.