Selling credits for forest protection hasn’t worked before. Why does the state’s air board think it will now?
The deported immigrants of Mexico City’s Little L.A. remind us that people and problems don’t go away. They just go somewhere else.
Whistleblowers have accused staff at East Oakland’s Castlemont High of manipulating grades for nine students.
Bill author David Chiu implored Assembly members to imagine the impact of a massive rent increase on a typical tenant’s health, children and job.
In an era of wealth inequality, said State Sen. Connie Leyva, passing a bill to put a stop to exorbitant rent increases “is the least we can do.”
Many independent contractors can’t afford to upgrade their trucks to meet low-emissions standards. Will making them company employees change that?
In the first half of the 2018-2019 school year, LAUSD called police more than 3,000 times.
Co-published by Newsweek
The Democratic debate takes the fight back to Detroit, as Rust Belt voters consider alternatives to Trump.
The state only requires schools to take action if lead levels exceed 15 ppb. But the CDC says there’s no safe blood lead level for children.
William Barr has ruled that immigrants who fear persecution because of threats to family members no longer qualify for asylum.
Touted as a clean energy, natural gas releases methane, an element that’s much stronger than CO2 at trapping heat leakage, during its drilling and transmission.
Co-published by Fast Company
A Boeing 787 with a cracked high-pressure duct was serviced in Chile, then arrived in Chicago with the duct held together by tape and wire.
Researchers say low provider pay and low quality care are endemic to California’s patchwork childcare industry.
Eugene Scalia has consistently fought to undermine the very people his department is obligated to protect, and has a long history of defending corporate interests over workers’ rights.
The nonpartisan Migration Policy Institute says nearly 300,000 undocumented immigrants could be quickly deported under a new rule.
Co-published by the American Prospect
Supporters say vacant-property taxes keep speculators from sitting on properties until they can rent or sell them for more money.
In the state’s cannabis industry, some businesses are less equal than others.
The packing of an education task force panel has diluted a highly anticipated Assembly bill reforming charter schools.
Immigration advocates say a recent announcement of ICE raids was intended by the Trump administration to create fear in immigrant communities.