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Politics & Government

California state worker union cancels strike set for Monday

SEIU 1000 and California Gov. Jerry Brown are at odds with Brown since April over a new contract, with disagreements over a multiyear raise, gender pay inequities and how much members will contribute to their health care plans

National

Did authorities miss opportunities to prevent tragic fire?

City and state officials fielded years of complaints about dangerous conditions, drugs, neglected children, trash, thefts and squabbles at the illegally converted warehouse where 36 partygoers were killed in a weekend fire, with inspectors knocking on the door as recently as two weeks before the blaze.

Videos

Deputy Dennis Wallace honored on House floor

Stanislaus County Sheriff's Deputy Dennis Wallace, who was killed in the line of duty on Sunday, was honored on the floor of the House of Representatives on Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2016, by Rep. Jeff Denham.
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Deputy Dennis Wallace honored on House floor 1:41

Deputy Dennis Wallace honored on House floor

Do we still need Daylight Saving Time? 1:16

Do we still need Daylight Saving Time?

They're big. They're hairy. And they're on the move! 0:59

They're big. They're hairy. And they're on the move!

Motorcyclist splits lanes on Fresno streets; CHP gets OK to set guidelines 0:55

Motorcyclist splits lanes on Fresno streets; CHP gets OK to set guidelines