Climate concerns that have helped drive coal to near-obsolescence have contributed to a recent slump in the Kentucky senator’s popularity.
One survey found that 80 percent of one encampment’s residents reported having a diagnosed mental illness.
Classifying immigrants as “arriving aliens” allows the government to deny them a chance for release from detention.
Baby boomers are criticized by younger, debt-burdened Americans frustrated by economic inequality. But many boomers are also hurting.
Pull back the curtain on the Trump economy and you’ll find a nation where income inequality is rising to become the new normal.
Detainees have lodged a complaint concerning “abuses, atrocities, violations of human rights, racism and hate.”
A family of toxins known as PFAS has gotten its closeup on the silver screen via Dark Waters. Will regulators take note?
As the full scope of AB 5’s passage grows clearer, independent contractors in a few fields fear the new law could hurt them.
A Latinx novelist challenged Georgia Southern University students to think about their whiteness. They did, and the results were not pretty.
Why was a mother charged with failure to protect her children when she had moved them away from her abusive partner and into a shelter?
Clear Lake was once a resort destination. When its water quality deteriorated, tourism plunged.
The end to decades of intractable charter warfare came courtesy of an unstoppable grassroots movement.
A bill awaiting Gov. Newsom’s signature would bar new private prison contracts. Two industry giants are already reinventing themselves.
The state might be three decades late in meeting its 2030 climate goals and more than 100 years late in hitting 2050 targets.
Guns spewed lead dust. Child gymnasts trained. California regulators failed to act.
As the number of H-2A guest workers mushrooms, California labor contractors and growers are packing farmworkers into motels and houses in working class neighborhoods.
Did a Los Angeles school board member leak confidential information to charter school lobbyists?