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California governor signs law requiring trans inmates to be housed by gender identity

The law requires inmates to be asked how they identify, then they must be housed accordingly. Governor Gavin Newsom signed a law on...

‘Dangerous rate of speed’: Two California wildfires explode overnight, forcing thousands to flee

Thousands of Californians fled two blazes that blew up overnight, torching nearly 10,000 acres. More than 3.7 million acres have burned this year.

Going it alone on Covid-19 brings ‘greater disaster’: China foreign minister

The coronavirus is a wake-up call for the world, and trading blame "will only bring greater disaster", China's foreign minister said Monday.

The coronavirus may have ‘one big trick.’ Scientists are learning how to stop it.

The coronavirus appears to have "one big trick," Shane Crotty, a professor in the Center for Infectious Disease and Vaccine Research at the La...

Trump and McConnell are reportedly already discussing Amy Coney Barrett’s 7th Circuit replacement

Amy Coney Barrett has a reasonably clear path to the Supreme Court, and top Republicans reportedly know it.President Trump formally nominated the 7th Circuit...

Lindsey Graham Hints There is ‘More Damning’ Information about the Russia Investigation to be...

Senator Lindsey Graham (R., S.C.) on Sunday said to “stay tuned” for more “damning” information after he released records showing the main source for...

Wine country wildfire forces hundreds of evacuations

A wind-driven wildfire erupted on Sunday in the heart of Northern California's Napa Valley wine country and spread across nearly 2,000 acres, forcing the...

Malta to ask for return of shark tooth given to Prince George

Malta wants back a prehistoric shark tooth that was given as a present to Britain's Prince George by naturalist Sir David Attenborough, saying the...

British Museum ‘won’t remove controversial objects’ from display

Cultural institutions received a letter from the government warning them not to remove artefacts.

Donald Trump wanted daughter Ivanka to be running mate in 2016, book says

Ex-campaign deputy Rick Gates quotes Trump as saying: ‘Ivanka should be vice-president’ in book out in October * US politics – live coverage...

The Latest: Missing Utah college student met person at park

Authorities say a missing University of Utah student who hasn't been heard from in over a week was last seen meeting an unknown person...

Peak Newsletter? That Was 80 Years Ago

In the 1940s, journalists fled traditional news outlets to write directly for subscribers. What happened next may be a warning.

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