Proponents of a regulatory exemption claim it would protect small operators. But large oil companies would see the most benefit.
As COVID-19 restrictions expire, advocates for the unhoused worry that the Echo Park sweep will become a model for the city.
The Johnson & Johnson pause threatens to exacerbate vaccination hesitancy.
Critics say the Oakland A’s waterfront development would cost port jobs and increase pollution and traffic.
Dr. Rochelle Walensky’s comments underscore how ethnicity and economic inequity place heavy thumbs on the scale of health outcomes.
A unionization vote could have far-reaching consequences for Amazon and America’s labor movement.
LAUSD survey data shows most families prefer online instruction for the remainder of the school year.
The Humanitarian Respite Center in McAllen, Texas, formerly a nightclub, now shelters between 200 and 300 migrants each day.
Energy companies use a greenhouse gas to force out more oil in a little-known process that can bring headaches to rural communities.
Why are whites more likely to get their shots when people of color suffer more from COVID-19?
Life expectancy for U.S. whites declined by 0.8 years in 2020’s first half. For Latinos it was 1.9 years, while for Blacks it dropped 2.7 years.
Hundreds attended a Lunar New Year weekend rally to decry a recent high-profile string of violent attacks on Asian and Pacific Islander people.
As pandemic-stricken businesses return to life, employees face medical risks and uncertainty. Mark Kreidler speaks to Elvia Martinez, who works at LAX’s Panda Express.
Santa Fe’s easy familiarity with energy industry representatives illustrates how one of the most powerful lobbies is treated within state government.
Differences among school districts are ignored at California’s peril.
As COVID vaccines are rolled out, a critical health care network is underused.
In the San Joaquin Valley, the homeless are being evicted in the middle of the pandemic.
What the state can learn from coal’s decline — before the oil and gas industry goes off a cliff.