If California’s new governor had looked too good to be true in his first months in office, environmentalists would soon learn the truth.
Donors to a campaign claiming to represent small shopkeepers and homeowners include North America’s largest freight railroad network, two New York real estate giants and one of Earth’s richest men.
Northwestern New Mexico’s fossil-fueled economy is cratering. Will departing drillers clean up after themselves?
Environmentalists estimate 95 percent of the state’s wells will be exempt from new emission regulations.
Considering climate change’s existential threat, the dearth of regional reporting on the corporate forces driving global warming is striking.
Protests over the killing of George Floyd have hastened teachers union calls to remove police from Los Angeles’ public school campuses.
What happens in one DA’s race could set the course for the future of law enforcement in America.
A bill to reform the Department of Toxic Substances Control has been a long time coming, but will Governor Newsom sign it?
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Even before the pandemic, ICE consistently failed to provide adequate medical care to detainees on its flights — with dire outcomes.
Incluso antes de la pandemia, ICE fracasó sistemáticamente en brindar atención médica adecuada a los detenidos en sus aviones — provocando graves problemas.
Tenants impacted by the pandemic still face mounting debt and possible eviction in the new year.
Battleground states, including Florida, Arizona, North Carolina and Ohio, saw dramatic increases in the number of uninsured.
A UCLA study says that over a three-month period, three age groups of Latino workers suffered a nearly five-fold increase in death rates.
Mark Kreidler speaks to Marlene Mendoza, a server of 32 years at Los Angeles International Airport for HMS Host.
The real estate industry is a powerhouse opponent of rent control in California politics. But tenant activists are upping their electoral game.
A new report attacks L.A.’s systemic racism and lays out a roadmap for transformation centered in racial equality.
The fight for a seat on the Railroad Commission of Texas may just be the most important environmental election in the country.
The nation’s largest hospital chain faces a lawsuit alleging it failed to protect employees.