A drought-ridden California and dry summer forecast in the western U.S. could lead to catastrophe.
Scientists found that limiting warming by even 0.5 degrees Celsius could substantially reduce fire risk.
Currently, four times as many Californians are testing positive for the coronavirus compared with the summer’s peak.
Dr. Peter Hotez said spread of the variant “may be a significant reason why we’ve seen so much transmission as of late.”
As a second wave of COVID hits the U.S., some jurisdictions are beginning to reverse their decision to decarcerate.
At least two archbishops viewed legitimate Native demands for land back as an “evil” best dealt with through exorcism.
Environmental justice advocates say California’s climate policies aren’t meeting the needs of disadvantaged communities.
A new California law is a step forward for incarcerated transgender people, but people are never fully safe in prison.
Proposition 22 overturns a California state law that required gig workers to be treated as employees with benefits.
The public may never know the full extent of death and suffering of incarcerated people during the pandemic.