In one of the most closely watched midterm races in the country, Democrat Harley Rouda has defeated 15-term congressman Dana Rohrabacher in a traditionally Republican stronghold in California’s Orange County.
Update, Sunday, 1 p.m. ET: Butte County Sheriff Kory Honea said on Saturday that the death toll from the Northern California wildfire at Paradise has increased to 23, the Associated Press reported. Additionally, 110 people are still missing.
With its floor-to-ceiling glass wall and terrace overlooking hills full of Spanish tile-topped mansions, the community center in Irvine where Democratic House candidate Katie Porter recently held a campaign event seemed more like a venue for a posh political fundraiser than a typical town hall. Not that the residents…
In the last few months, the soon to be retired California Governor Jerry Brown has commuted the sentences of 20 murderers who were serving life without parole. But that’s only a small fraction of the impact he’s made on criminal justice reform during his time in office, according to the Washington Post.
Update, Sunday, 9:20 a.m.: On Saturday afternoon, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement released additional information about the arrest of Joel Arrona Lara. According to The Washington Post, citing ICE spokeswoman Lori Haley, Mexico issued a warrant for the arrest of Arrona on homicide charges. Haley did not…
A 50-year-old Sikh man was attacked and beaten by two men while planting campaign signs for a Republican congressman in Stanislaus County, California, CBS Sacramento reported on Monday.
A U.S. appeals court ruled on Wednesday that President Trump’s executive order to withhold funding from so-called “sanctuary cities” is unconstitutional.
The extensive and rapidly spreading Carr Fire in Northern California has claimed at least five lives—including two children and their great-grandmother—while several others remain missing Sunday as officials struggle to contain a blaze that already has destroyed over 89,000 acres.
The California Supreme Court has decided to block an initiative that would put to a vote an idea to split the state into three. The proposition will no longer appear on the ballot this November.
The Trump administration’s “zero tolerance” policy ordering prosecutors to file charges on every single person who crosses the U.S. border without documents is draining resources used to combat illicit drug smuggling in southern California, a new report says.
An as-yet-unidentified white man was captured on video hassling a black family about whether or not they showered before entering a hotel swimming pool in California, saying he was worried about “diseases.”
The government called it a “segregation center,” but Satsuki Ina calls it a prison camp.
Last Friday, a jogger was filmed destroying the encampment of a homeless man at Lake Merritt in Oakland, CA. The video showed the aftermath of the jogger throwing the man’s belongings into the lake in front of shocked onlookers. The video went viral, but the story just kept getting weirder.
A plan to split California into three different states is now officially eligible for the November midterm ballot. This is not a joke.
Aaron Persky, known piece of shit, entered the halls of history on Tuesday as the first judge to be recalled from his position in California since 1932.
Tuesday’s primary in California was arguably the most important American election since November 2016. More than any other state, California holds the key to Democrats’ potential House takeover, as seven Republican-held seats in California were won by Hillary Clinton in 2016. And because of the weird way that…
Last week, VICE News reported that a Google search for the California Republican Party listed “Nazism” as one of its ideologies. Since then, Republicans have been ginning up an obscene amount of outrage over what appears to be a case of someone just editing the page on Wikipedia.
Immigration officials have deported the closest remaining family member of the six orphaned children whose parents were killed in a car crash while fleeing Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents in a case of mistaken identity.
Two officials at a California flight school have been arrested for allegedly kidnapping a Chinese student at that school and threatening to forcibly deport him.
California congressman Dana Rohrabacher, who said last week that people should be “open to all points of view” when it comes to the cause of global warming, thinks it’s fine if people looking to sell their homes don’t want to do so to LGBTQ people.