Russia Ambassador Kislyak Says He And Jeff Sessions Discussed 2016 CampaignThe Washington Post reports that the Russian ambassador to the U.S. has said he discussed election-related issues with Sen. Jeff Sessions when the two men met during the 2016 presidential race.
Jerry Brown's $16 Billion Water Tunnels Get Expected OKThe main agency promoting Gov. Jerry Brown's proposed $16 billion water tunnels has given its expected approval to the project.
UC Study Dispels Claims Of Pot Dispensaries Increasing CrimeA new study finds there's no measurable increase in crime when a pot dispensary opens. What's more, when a dispensary is forced to close, there's an immediate increase in crime.
San Francisco Judge Won't Lift Injunction On Trump Sanctuary City OrderA federal judge in San Francisco Thursday denied a request by President Donald Trump’s administration to lift an injunction blocking the president’s executive order on sanctuary cities.
Trump Legal Team Looking to Investigate Mueller AidesPresident Trump's legal team is evaluating potential conflicts of interest among members of special counsel Robert Mueller's investigative team.
Interior Dept. Pulls Glacier Park Chief From Zuckerberg's TourAn official for Pres. Trump's Interior Department says the climate debate did not factor into the decision and that "every tax dollar matters."
Berkeley Teacher Charged In Connection With Riot At 2016 Sacramento RallyVeteran activist and Berkeley school teacher Yvette Felarca has been charged with assault, participating in a riot and inciting a riot for her actions in a faceoff between white nationalist groups and counter-protesters in Sacramento last year, prosecutors said Thursday.
Exxon Fined $2M For Tillerson-Era Breach Of Russia SanctionsExxon Mobil Corp. showed "reckless disregard" for U.S. sanctions on Russia while Secretary of State Rex Tillerson was the oil giant's CEO, the Treasury Department said Thursday. The U.S. fined the company $2 million.
McCain Vows Return To Senate After Brain Cancer DiagnosisBattling brain cancer, Sen. John McCain on Thursday promised to return to work, making a good-natured dig at his Republican and Democratic colleagues who were jolted by news of the six-term lawmaker's diagnosis.
Sessions Staying As Attorney General Despite Trump RebukeAttorney General Jeff Sessions said Thursday he has no immediate plans to resign after President Donald Trump excoriated the nation's top prosecutor for recusing himself from the probe of suspected Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. political campaign.
San Jose Water Company Called Out For Overcharging CustomersThe San Jose Water Company denies that it intentionally double billed its customers.
Sen. John McCain Diagnosed With Brain CancerSenator John McCain, R-Arizona, has been diagnosed with a cancerous brain tumor, according to a statement released by his family and the Mayo Clinic.