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'Where Did This Start?' In Yurok Domestic Violence Program, Understanding Generational Roots of Trauma Is Key

Former Gov. Gray Davis | Recalls Explained | This Week in California Politics

Two people embrace in front of scorched ruins and look away from the camera.

'Sharks Are Circling Again': With Wildfires Come Lawyers, and Previous Survivors Have a Warning

Caldor Fire Nearly 50% Contained, As Crews Continue Battling 'Troublesome' Spots

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From Dixie to Caldor, Firefighters Grapple With Severe Physical and Mental Fatigue

In California, Restoring Our Relationship With Fire Is Possible

Larry Elder in a dark suit and pink tie, with a projected image of a phoenix on the wall behind him

What a Republican Governor Could Do – and Undo – If Newsom Is Recalled

Newsom Recall Election: Find Your Early Voting Site or Ballot Drop-Off Location

'Like Living Through It All Over Again': New Biden Plan Could Ease Impact on Asylum Seekers Asked to Recount Their Trauma