Democrats Gain More Power With Supermajority In California LegislatureDemocrats gained supermajorities in the California legislature, allowing them to override a governor's veto, pass emergency laws and raise taxes.
Groups Report More Than 860 Hate Crimes In 10 Days After ElectionCivil rights groups called for President-elect Donald Trump to forcefully and publicly denounce racism and bigotry, pointing to more than 860 bias-related incidents.
Man Pleads No Contest To Post-Election Redwood City Hate CrimeA Millbrae man pleaded no contest last week to committing a hate crime near a Redwood City gas station the day after the U.S. presidential election.
Alameda County DA Activates Hotline Due To Post-Election Hate CrimesThe Alameda County District Attorney’s office activated a telephone hotline on Tuesday for reporting hate-related crimes.
Newsom Meets With San Francisco Students Fearful After ElectionCalifornia Lt. Governor Gavin Newsom and San Francisco school officials Monday met with high school students to talk about their fears in the climate of increased hate crimes and attacks on immigrants following the recent presidential election.
Women Are Scrambling For Birth Control, IUDs After Trump ElectionThe fear of not knowing if contraception will be covered covered by insurance in the future has led to a run on IUDs.
Police Reassure Fearful Vallejo Latinos After Trump's ElectionSome Bay Area Latinos told us that after what they've seen and heard since Trump was elected, they're afraid of what's going to happen next.
Teaching In The Age Of Trump Proves Tough For Some EducatorsTeaching in the age of Trump is proving to be a tough lesson for some Bay Area educators.
Google Serves Up Fake News In Election Results QueryAs Facebook faces criticism for fake news that was shared during election season, people Googling for election results are being led to a fake news website.
California Death Penalty Battles Remain Alive After The ElectionThe fight over the death penalty never seems to die.
Voters Approve $14 Billion In Bay Area Transit Improvement ProjectsBART, Caltrain and other Bay Area transit systems got funding for major transit improvement projects.
Bay Area Voters Pass Soda Tax PropositionsVoters in the San Francisco Bay Area overwhelmingly approved a trio of measures Tuesday to tax soda and other sugary drinks, giving possible momentum to a national movement to crack down on sweetened beverages.