Facebook Mulls Political-Advertising Blackout In Days Before 2020 ElectionFacebook is considering banning political advertising on its platform in the days leading up to the U.S. presidential election in November and the ban has been under consideration since last fall, according to a source familiar with the discussions.
California State Capitol Shut Down After COVID-19 Outbreak, Assemblywoman Tests PositiveA coronavirus outbreak in the California Legislature has indefinitely delayed the state Assembly’s return to work from a scheduled summer recess. On Monday, Assemblywoman Autumn Burke tweeted she had a "mask to mask" exposure on June 29 and tested positive on July 4.
Kanye West Announces Presidential Bid and Elon Musk Endorses HimKanye West announced on Twitter Saturday that he will run for president this year and was quickly endorsed by Tesla CEO Elon Musk.
Kimberly Guilfoyle, Trump Fundraiser Once Married to Gavin Newsom, Tests Positive for CoronavirusKimberly Guilfoyle -- the girlfriend of Donald Trump Jr. and a top fundraiser for the Trump campaign who is the former spouse of California Gov. Gavin Newsom -- has tested positive for coronavirus.
Fed Appeals Court In San Francisco Rules Against Trump On Border Wall FundingOn Friday, a federal appeals court in San Francisco ruled against the Trump administration in its transfer of $2.5 billion from military construction projects to build sections of the U.S. border wall with Mexico
In Late-Night Filing, Trump Administration Asks Supreme Court to Invalidate ObamacareIn a late-night court filing, the Trump administration on Thursday urged the Supreme Court to overturn the Affordable Care Act. The filing came the same day the government reported that close to half a million people who lost their health insurance amid the pandemic have got coverage through HealthCare.gov.
Two African American Women From California On Biden's Short List Of Running Mates
Trump Extends Ban On Green Cards, Temporary Work Visas For Workers In Tech, Multinational FirmsThe Trump administration on Monday extended a ban on green cards issued outside the United States until the end of the year and added many temporary work visas to the freeze, including those used heavily by technology companies and multinational corporations.
Did TikTok Teens, K-Pop Fans Punk Trump's Tulsa Rally?Did teens, TikTok users and fans of Korean pop music troll President Trump's campaign and drive down attendance at his first major public rally since the coronavirus pandemic began?
San Francisco Assemblyman Phil Ting Makes Stunning Extramarital Affair Apology On Social MediaLong-time San Francisco Assemblyman Phil Ting took to social media Saturday, issuing a public apology to his family, fellow lawmakers and constituents for having an extramarital affair.
Legislature Approves Bill To Mail Ballots To All California VotersThe California Assembly on Thursday sent Gov. Newsom a bill to require county election officials to mail a ballot to every registered voter in the state.
Fmr. East Bay Elections Chief Charged For Alleged Theft Of $261,000Joe Canciamilla, the former elections chief for Contra Costa County was charged Wednesday with 34 felonies for allegedly using more than a quarter million dollars in campaign funds for personal expenses and lying about it.
Facebook Flags User Who Copied Trump Posts To Demonstrate Site's HypocrisyA Facebook page which copies President Trump word-for-word was flagged for violence and had a post removed while the president's original was left untouched.
SF Public Works Apologizes For Painting Over Black Lives Matter Mural On Bernal RockA battle over a rock and an art space ended in an apology and a promise on Tuesday, after someone -- this time a worker on San Francisco's graffiti abatement crew -- painted over a Black Lives Matter mural on a boulder in Bernal Heights for the fifth time.
SF Supe Presses City To Hire Service Officer To Oversee Needs Of City’s Veterans During PandemicA San Francisco supervisor wants the city to hire a new county veterans service officer, tasked with overseeing the needs of the city's veterans, many of whom have been negatively impacted by the coronavirus.