A compromise fracking bill imposes conditions on the energy-extraction technique, but doesn’t stop it.
State inmates end a two-month hunger strike after lawmakers agree to hold hearings over isolation units.
In the 1920s and 30s, downtown Stockton was home to “Little Manila,” the heart of Filipino America.
The President and Secretary of State discuss the range of options the U.S. is considering.
San Diego Mayor Bob Filner agreed to resign today, following a special closed-door City Council meeting. His resignation is effective Aug. 30. In a 7-0 vote, the council approved an agreement for Filner to resign in the wake of numerous allegations of sexual harassment against him. The agreement places a cap of $98,000 that the […]
NBC 7 San Diego is reporting that San Diego Mayor Bob Filner has agreed to resign on Friday. As part of a deal reached this week with city officials, Filner will formally vacate the office following a closed session of the City Council. The Filner sexual harassment scandal has been in the news for weeks, […]
Nixoniacs and Reaganophiles will want to take a listen here … So in the midst of the escalating Watergate crisis, Ronald Reagan, the then-governor of California, called the president to offer his support. The tapes of this conversation and others were released today. From AP: The final installment of secret recordings from President Richard Nixon’s […]
The grumpy cat stares into the distance. “Students?” The text asks. “No.” A bit confused? The image is one of dozens of attempts Republican gubernatorial candidate Abel Maldonado has made at translating criticisms of Gov. Jerry Brown’s policies into Internet-friendly memes. (The idea here being that Brown isn’t prioritizing education, and is spending Prop. 30 […]