Lawyers for California and President Donald Trump's administration argued over California's sanctuary state law and two other immigration policies in U.S. District Court in Sacramento on Wednesday, June 20, 2018.
The CalPERS Board of Administration on June 20, 2018 voted to increase compensation packages for two executive positions, chief investment officer and chief financial officer. CIO Ted Eliopoulos plans to leave the fund later this year.
The man accused of sexually assaulting and then killing his girlfriend's daughter, 6-year-old Jadianna Larsen, before setting her body on fire along a Glenn County pleaded guilty in Sacramento Superior Court on Wednesday.
Die-hard Trump supporters remained steadfast, even as heart-rending photos of children held in cages and audio of terrified children crying out for their parents stoked outrage among Democrats and Republicans alike.
The Sacramento County Employees' Retirement System is struggling to keep up with a greater number of retirement applications while dealing with a slow system and bureaucratic hurdles. As a result, some retirees aren't getting their checks on time.
California Republicans are divided on President Trump's policy of separating migrant families crossing the border illegally. Republican Rep. Tom McClintock is one who has taken a hard line on the issue.
The Supreme Court is expected to release a decision in Janus vs. AFSCME. California teacher Rebecca Friedrichs took a similar case challenging fair share fees to the high court. She says unions have become 'too political.'
Republicans pushing immigration reform have said they're open to reviving an effort that would force a floor vote on immigration if expected votes on both a highly conservative immigration bill and a compromise bill fail.
Airbnb has agreed to collect a transient occupancy tax in El Dorado County in time for summer vacation rentals. The 10 percent hotel tax will affect Airbnb renters in the county, including travelers headed to South Lake Tahoe and Stateline.
Since the earliest day of the Trump presidency, the administration has been preparing to erect tent cities to house immigrants who came to the country illegally. The Department of Homeland Security asked Congress for $95 million to erect tent cities in two locations in Texas to "detain all immigration violators," according to a March 2017 budget document shared with McClatchy.
For Russian operator trying to influence American politics, any publicity is good publicity for his website that seeks to drop roots in the soil of a divided U.S. The site's stories portray a near state of chaos in America.
Democrat Gavin Newsom and Republican John Cox, running in the general election for California governor, offer different approaches to addressing homelessness, from tax credits and permanent housing to cutting regulations and the gas tax.
Local activists and community members participate in a silent protest at the Sacramento Police Station on the second day of the “8 days, 8 shots” protest on June 20, 2018. The eight days are meant to symbolize the eight times Stephon Clark was shot.