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Jerry Brown commutes prison sentences for six murderers, three others

Gov. Jerry Brown on Friday commuted the sentences of nine California prisoners who were convicted over the past three decades primarily of murder or attempted murder.

Politics & Government

White House fears Bannon may go on the attack

As Republicans cheered the controversial strategist’s ouster from the White House, fear began to rise among some administration officials that Bannon, who returned to the far-right news site Breitbart Friday, and launch attacks that could undermine the president with a critical segment of his supporters.

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California is world’s role model, Newsom says during Fresno visit

California Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom cited California's pluralism and diversity as a role model for the world before launching into policy issues during a meet and greet session organized by the Fresno County Democratic Party on Tuesday afternoon in Fresno.
Eric Paul Zamora The Fresno Bee
California is world’s role model, Newsom says during Fresno visit 1:43

California is world’s role model, Newsom says during Fresno visit

Trump says 'both sides' are to blame for Charlottesville violence 2:33

Trump says 'both sides' are to blame for Charlottesville violence

This Bay area activist says safe, affordable drinking water is a rural community's right 1:01

This Bay area activist says safe, affordable drinking water is a rural community's right

Trump calls out KKK, neo-Nazis in condemning Charlottesville violence 1:59

Trump calls out KKK, neo-Nazis in condemning Charlottesville violence