After success in Stockton, two bay area communities to launch basic income pilots. Oakland’s pilot will give low-income families of color $500 a month. And nearby Marin County recently approved a program to give low-income mothers of color $1,000 per month.
Story by Scott Rodd.
(Photo: Michael Tubbs, at the time the mayor of Stockton, Calif., speaks during a 2019 interview - Rich Pedroncelli/AP).
Newly appointed Attorney General Rob Bonta is the first Filipino-American to hold this position. AAPI leaders hope he can bring change in how law enforcement handles hate incidents.
Story by Sara Mizes-Tan.
California's State Department of Justice is withholding gun violence data from researchers at U.C.Davis’ California Firearm Violence Research Center to protect privacy rights. Center Director Garen Wintemute says that doesn't make sense.
Story by Steve Milne.
Conservation groups are asking California anglers to watch out for sea otters, as boaters and sport fishermen are eager to get out on the water this coming weekend, which is the start of the salmon-fishing season.
Story by Suzanne Potter.