Newsom Signs Laws For CA To Ease Mandatory Sentences, Restricts Body CamerasCalifornia will soon end some mandatory sentences, make it easier to expunge old criminal records, bar charging inmates for medical care and ban police from using facial recognition software on body cameras.
Biden Breezes Through 3 Bay Area Campaign Stops, Steers Clear of Trump TalkFormer vice president and presidential candidate Joe Biden made his way through the Bay Area on Thursday, trying to win over voters at three fundraising events.
Bay Area Officials Lay Groundwork For $100 Billion Transportation Ballot MeasureThe greater Bay Area has some of the worst traffic in the nation. Now one group is proposing a ballot measure that would provide a $100 billion solution.
Bay Area Residents Hold Differing Opinions On Impeachment InquiryThe current political storm in Washington has become so severe that’s it's hard not to pay attention. And that was the case all over the Bay Area on Friday.
Democratic Presidential Hopeful O'Rourke Talks Pot Legalization In OaklandDemocratic presidential hopeful Beto O'Rourke continued his campaign visit to the Bay Area Thursday, talking about his plan to legalize marijuana at an Oakland cannabis dispensary.
Trump Raised $3 Million At Posh Bay Area FundraiserA fundraiser for President Donald Trump at the posh Portola Valley hills home of Sun Microsystems cofounder Scott McNealy raised $3 million for his re-election campaign, an official said Wednesday.
Posh Home Of Silicon Valley Pioneer Site Of Trump Bay Area FundraiserEven in the Silicon Valley, an area dotted with the mega-mansions of the rich and famous of the tech world, the site of President Donald Trump's Tuesday fundraiser would be considered posh.
Report: Trump To Address San Francisco Homelessness During VisitWhen President Donald Trump travels to the Bay Area on Tuesday for a fundraiser, CNN is reporting the president is also "anticipated to join" his housing secretary, Ben Carson, in San Francisco to talk about solving the homeless crisis.
East Bay State Senator Describes Health Scare After Being Splattered With Red Liquid At State CapitolSenator Steven Glazer (D-Orinda) said he and other senators were struck by a liquid substance and had to get health checkup's Saturday morning to ensure they had not been infected.
Woman Arrested After Throwing Red Liquid on California SenatePolice have arrested a woman who threw a feminine hygiene device containing "what appeared to be blood" onto the floor of the state Senate, splashing onto lawmakers and forcing them to finish their work in a committee room on the final day of the legislative session.
Federal Plan To Allow Electric Bikes On National Park Trail Raises Safety ConcernsLast month, the Trump administration ordered a change in regulations to allow electric bicycles on every national park trail on which regular bikes are permitted. The news has drawn a mixed reaction.
2020 Campaign Manager Promises State GOP Delegates a Trump Family 'Dynasty'Speaking at a convention of GOP delegates in Indian Wells, California, Pres. Trump's campaign manager predicted Saturday that the Trump family will become "a dynasty that will last for decades," transforming the Republican Party.
California Pulls Democratic Candidates Into Big Tech Battle With Big LaborNearly every major Democratic White House hopeful except Joe Biden has waded into a California clash between labor unions and tech giants such as Uber and Lyft over the very definition of work in a changing economy.
SF Lawmaker's Bill to Ban Paper Receipts Fails in State LegislatureThe California Legislature had been considering banning paper receipts unless requested by a customer but a legislative committee voted Friday not to send the legislation to the Senate floor for a vote.
Bay Area Billionaire, Democratic Hopeful Tom Steyer Releases His TaxesCalifornia financier and liberal activist Tom Steyer had promised to release his tax forms once he entered the race for president. On Thursday, he followed through by posting more than 2,600 pages of records to his website.