Judge Orders Texas to Suspend New Law Banning Most AbortionsA federal judge in Texas on Wednesday temporarily barred Texas from enforcing the controversial abortion ban that bars the procedure as early as six weeks into pregnancy.
Salesforce To Help Employees Exit Texas In Wake Of New Anti-Abortion LawSalesforce CEO Marc Benioff took to social media over the weekend, telling employees that if they "want to move we’ll help you exit Texas" over concerns about the state's new anti-abortion law.
Planned Parenthood: Texans Traveling To California For Appointments In Wake Of New Abortion LawAs the Department of Justice enters a legal battle against the State of Texas over its new abortion law, some California clinics said they are seeing a rise in patients coming here from Texas for procedures.
Newsom Campaign Theme In Days Before Recall Election: Don't Let California Become TexasIn the closing days of the recall effort that could remove Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom, his campaign has found a familiar foil that's as big as Texas. In fact, it is Texas.
San Francisco PR Agency Announces Texas Relocation Program For EmployeesA San Francisco-based public relations agency announced Thursday that it will pay its employees to move out of Texas in order to preserve their reproductive rights.
'Not the Last Word;' Vice President Harris, Bay Area Lawmakers Condemn Texas Abortion Law, SCOTUS DecisionBay Area and state officials lambasted both the U.S. Supreme Court and the Texas state government after the high court declined to approve an emergency petition to stop a Texas law banning abortions six weeks or more after conception.
TEXAS ABORTION LAW: Newsom, Planned Parenthood React To Abortion BanAfter a controversial new abortion law went into effect Wednesday in Texas, politicians and activists in California started speaking up.
Tesla Files to Sell Electricity in TexasPalo Alto-based Tesla has filed with the Texas Public Utility Commission to generate electricity and sell it directly to the public. Details were not included in the application but the company said in its filing it plans to sell electricity directly to consumers with a focus on those who already own Tesla cars.
ZZ Top: Bearded Bassist Dusty Hill Dies in his Sleep at 72ZZ Top bassist Dusty Hill, one of the iconic Texas blues trio’s bearded frontmen, died at his Houston home, the band announced Wednesday on Facebook. He was 72.
Texas Residents Arrested In Novato With Stolen U-Haul TruckNovato police arrested a Texas man and a woman suspected of stealing a rental truck in Utah and driving it to California.
Biden Denounces '21st Century Jim Crow Assault' on Voting AccessPresident Joe Biden on Tuesday denounced efforts by lawmakers in Republican-led states to impose new restrictions on voting, decrying their efforts as a "21st century Jim Crow assault."
Federal Judge Tosses Twitter Lawsuit Against Texas Attorney GeneralThe highly anticipated First Amendment battle between San Francisco-based Twitter and the attorney general of Texas must wait until another day.
1 Dead, 5 Injured in Mass Shooting at Texas Cabinet Manufacturing FacilityA suspected gunman was arrested after a shooting rampage Thursday that left one person dead and five others injured in Bryan, Texas, authorities said.
South Bay Restaurants Donate Portion of Purchases Toward Texas Disaster ReliefA South Bay restaurateur is donating $1 for every entree sold at her Los Gatos and San Jose restaurants on Friday and Saturday this and next weekend to help storm-stricken Texans.
California in a Better Position To Avoid Energy Crisis Currently Gripping TexasWhile California is no stranger to problems with its power grid, energy experts say the snowstorm that have thrown Texas into darkness and caused widespread outages is unique in a number of ways.