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California Appeals 'Stone Cold Ideologue' Judge's Ruling Upending State's Assault Weapons Ban

California to Allow Sale of To-Go Cocktails Through 2021

Activists Stage 'Die-in' at Newsom Residence to Demand More Relief for Immigrant Workers

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Shirley Weber, Appointed by Gov. Newsom, Now Oversees His Recall Election

Dozens of Oakland Police Officers Collect 6-Figure Overtime Payments, Straining City's Budget

Congress Passes Bill to Combat 'Second Pandemic' of Anti-Asian Hate