Labor Secretary Acosta Resigns Amid Epstein ControversyLabor Secretary Alexander Acosta said Friday he is resigning following renewed scrutiny of his handling of a 2008 secret plea deal with wealthy financier Jeffrey Esptein, who is accused of sexually abusing dozens of underage girls.
Federal Judge in San Francisco Allows Delay in 'Conscience' Rule on AbortionThe Trump administration has agreed to postpone implementing a rule allowing medical workers to decline performing abortions or other treatments on moral or religious grounds while the so-called "conscience" rule is challenged in a California court.
Fed Judge in Oakland Bars Trump From Using $2.5 Billion to Build Border WallJudge Haywood S. Gilliam, Jr. in Oakland acted in two lawsuits filed by California and by activists who contended that the money transfer was unlawful and that building the president's proposed border wall would pose environmental threats.
Supreme Court Blocks Trump Administration's Citizenship Question From 2020 CensusIn one of the most highly-anticipated cases of the year, the Supreme Court has ruled that the proposed citizenship question for the 2020 U.S. Census will not be added.
Report: Trump Delays ICE Raids After Getting Call From PelosiPresident Trump on Saturday tweeted that the mass deportation of undocumented immigrants planned for Sunday would be delayed two weeks.
Trump Says U.S. Has Signed Trade Deal With Mexico To Avoid TariffsPresident Trump tweeted Friday evening that a trade deal has been signed with Mexico to avoid tariffs that would've started on Monday.
Trump to Impose New Tariffs on Mexico Over Migrant CrisisPresident Trump announced the U.S. will impose new tariffs on all goods imported from Mexico in an effort to pressure that government to take action to curb the flow of Central American families heading toward the U.S.
Federal Judge in Oakland Blocks Trump From Building Parts of Border WallA federal judge in Oakland on Friday evening blocked part of President Trump's plan to build a wall on the Mexican border with funds diverted from other military and agency programs.
Trump's Proposed Transgender ACA Rollback Prompts LGBT Community ResistanceLGBT advocates are vowing to fight back against a Trump Administration proposal to roll back protections for transgender people in the Affordable Care Act.
Trump Administration Moves To Revoke Transgender Health ProtectionThe Trump administration proposed revoking Obama-era discrimination protections for transgender people in health care on Friday, a move LGBT groups fear will result in some Americans being denied needed medical treatment.
Federal Appeals Court Approves Policy Forcing Asylum Seekers To Wait In MexicoA federal appeals court ruled in San Francisco that for the time being, the Trump administration can force Central American asylum seekers to wait in Mexico while they pursue their asylum claims
Environmentalists Fear New Push For Oil Drilling Off California CoastIt’s been decades since California allowed any new offshore oil drilling but environmentalists say the Trump administration is now trying to force the issue in a battle that is 50 years in the making.
Fiery War Of Words Erupts Over Trump Immigration Detainee Dumping ThreatPresident Donald Trump's threat to dump illegal immigrants in sanctuary cities like San Francisco and Oakland triggered an angry response from national, state and Bay Area leaders Friday.
Trump Administration Appeals Judge's Ruling On Asylum PolicyThe Trump administration appealed a judge's ruling Wednesday that would block it from returning asylum seekers to Mexico to await court hearings.
SF Judge Blocks Trump Administration Policy Of Returning Asylum Seekers To MexicoA U.S. judge in San Francisco has blocked the Trump administration's policy of returning asylum seekers to Mexico as they wait for a court to hear their cases.