Kathleen’s Recent Stories
Nation Sep 18California adds wage and benefit protections for gig workers
The closely watched proposal could have national implications as lawmakers, businesses and unions confront the changing nature of work and the rise of the so-called gig economy.
Health Sep 16WATCH: California Gov. Newsom announces crackdown on vaping and cannabis oils
Newsom will announce an executive action Monday related to flavored e-cigarettes and cannabis oils.
Nation Aug 29Uber, Lyft threaten $60 million California ballot measure
The companies' team-up comes as California lawmakers debate a bill that would make it harder to classify workers as independent contractors instead of employees.
Nation Aug 2619 states sue over Trump’s rule change on migrant detention
Nineteen states sued on Monday over the Trump administration's effort to alter a federal agreement that limits how long immigrant children can be kept in detention.
Politics Aug 22Harris and Sanders set for 2020 showdown in delegate-rich California
Both candidates are in the state this week to address Democratic Party leaders in San Francisco.
Politics Aug 06Trump, Republicans sue California over candidates’ tax return law
The law signed last week by Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom requires candidates for president and governor to release five years of tax returns to appear on the state's primary ballot, but the requirement does not extend to the general election.
Politics Aug 03Democratic White House hopefuls target labor at Nevada forum
They were among 19 Democrats scheduled to speak at a labor forum hosted by the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees, a public employees union that represents 1.6 million workers. The event is a moment for the candidates…
Politics Jul 30Trump must release tax returns to be able to appear on California primary ballot
But even if the law withstands a likely legal challenge, Trump could avoid the requirements by choosing not to compete in California's primary.
Nation Jul 30Gilroy pledges to remain strong in wake of festival shooting
On Monday night, hundreds of residents held a candlelight vigil to mourn the three people who were killed in the shooting.
Nation Jul 29California festival shooting kills 3, wounds 15
Police responded within a minute, engaged the suspect and killed him. Three other people were also killed.