No Deal; Federal Shutdown Continues Into Work WeekThe government shutdown will extend into the workweek as the Senate appeared to inch closer to ending a partisan stalemate late Sunday but fell short of agreement.
Storm Brewing Over Storm Drain RepairsHomeowners in Contra Costa County were shocked to learn they are responsible for leaking sewage pipes under or near their property. The repairs can cost tens of thousands of dollars.
As Government Shutdown Begins, Blame Game Revs UpThe Republican-controlled Congress scheduled an unusual weekend session to begin considering a three-week version of a short-term spending measure and Pres. Trump tweeted that Democrats "wanted to give me a nice present" to mark the start of his second year in office.
Government Shuts Down After Senate Negotiations Fizzle; Trump Calls Democrats 'Losers'The federal government shut down at the stroke of midnight Friday, marring the one-year anniversary of Pres. Trump's inauguration in a striking display of Washington dysfunction.
Tabloid Held Back Porn Star's 2011 Account of Alleged Affair with TrumpIn Touch magazine published its interview with porn actor Stormy Daniels on Friday -- more than 6 years after Trump's attorney told In Touch's general counsel that Trump would pursue legal action if the story was printed.
Supreme Court To Rule On Trump Travel BanThe Supreme Court agreed Friday to decide the legality of the latest version of President Donald Trump's ban on travel to the United States by residents of six majority-Muslim countries.
Shutdown Deadline Nears; No Accord In Trump-Schumer MeetingPresident Donald Trump and Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer met Friday afternoon in an eleventh-hour effort to avert a government shutdown.
Santa Clara County Officials Launch Anti-Pot Ads Aimed At TeensSanta Clara County is launching a campaign in the wake of recreational marijuana legalization to send a message to teens: Don't become a pot head!
Masked Inmates Booby Trapped Entire Cell Block At Santa Cruz JailMasked inmates armed with soap, books and mattresses booby-trapped an entire cell block at the Santa Cruz County Jail.
House Passes Bill To Keep Government OpenThe House has passed a temporary government-wide funding bill that would avert a government shutdown this weekend.
California Lawmaker Sounds Alarm On Computer Chip Security FlawsA California congressman warns of widespread computer chip flaws that may expose individuals, businesses and government to data theft.
New Proposal To Extend Last Call For Alcohol In Select California CitiesSan Francisco state Sen. Scott Wiener today reintroduced legislation that would allow a handful of cities to extend alcohol sales as late as 4 a.m., following the death of a similar bill in committee last year.