North Bay Residents, Politicians Demand Federal Aid For WildfiresOutrage in the North Bay grew Monday after a recent White House request for billions of dollars in disaster relief included no money for Northern California wildfire victims.
Feds Will Target Relatives Who Smuggled In ChildrenThe Trump administration plans to arrest parents and other relatives who authorities believe smuggled their children into the United States, a move immigrant advocates said would send a wave of fear through vulnerable communities.
Federal Government Outlines Plan To Punish Sanctuary CitiesThe federal government on Monday spelled out its plan to punish sanctuary cities.
Apple Asks Judge To Reverse Order On Locked iPhoneApple Inc. on Thursday asked a federal magistrate to reverse her order that the company help the FBI hack into a locked iPhone, accusing the federal government of seeking "dangerous power" through the courts.
US Accuses Apple Of 'Repudiating' Order On Phone AccessThe Justice Department is firing back at Apple for refusing to help unlock a phone used by one of the gunmen in the San Bernardino attack.
Congress Could Delay Bay Area Transportation Planning By Holding Up Federal Funds The purchase of new BART cars, planning for new Muni Metro light rail vehicles and Caltrain electrification could be held up if Congress doesn't reauthorize federal transportation funding by next week.
Family Of Pilot Killed In Travis Air Force Base Crash Suing Feds For $20MThe relatives of a stunt pilot who died in a crash at Travis Air Force Base have filed a wrongful death suit against the federal government.
Obama: U.S. To Send Military Advisers, Not Soldiers, To IraqPresident Barack Obama says the U.S. is prepared to take targeted military actions in Iraq if they would help fight a growing threat from extremist militants. He also says the U.S. is ready to send as many as 300 military advisers to Iraq.
Silicon Valley Tech Leader Taking Cautious Approach In The New YearAlthough it was a banner year for many Silicon Valley companies in 2013, a business leader said the region needs help from the federal government to continue the trend in 2104.
Motion Asks Feds To Take Over Oakland Police Dept.Lawyers overseeing the terms of a settlement stemming from an Oakland police corruption lawsuit have filed a motion requesting that the federal government take over the department.
Shuttered Berkeley Pot Dispensary Reopening Down The Street From Old LocationA Berkeley medical marijuana dispensary forced to shut down by the federal government in May is reopening down the street.
San Jose Waits For State To Rule On Pot ClubsThis comes after the Los Angeles City Council voted this week to shut down pot clubs in the city.