California

California Gov. Gavin Newsom (D) is under pressure to appoint either a Black woman, a Latino or a member of the LGBTQ community.
During Trump’s tenure, Nichols fought to preserve California’s ability to set its own auto-emissions standards and resisted efforts to roll back power plant pollution regulations.
Claims were filed in the names of well-known murderers like Scott Peterson and Cary Stayner. At least 158 claims were filed for 133 death-row inmates.
Lawmakers from California, Oregon, Washington and Hawaii warned of “an eviction cliff that could leave millions homeless in the middle of a deadly pandemic.”
General Motors CEO Mary Barra says the company supports President-elect Joe Biden's plan to expand electric vehicle use.
No services were taking place at the San Jose church where homeless people had been sheltering from the cold, police said.
“California is fortunate to have a strong pipeline of women of color in elected office who are prepared to serve," the group will write in an open letter.
The Mountain View fire ravaged Walker, California, a mountain community near the Nevada state line, the week before Thanksgiving.
The country is now averaging over 1,300 deaths per day from the coronavirus.
Gov. Gavin Newsom has apologized for the event at the famed French Laundry restaurant, but troublesome details continue to emerge.