California Headlines

  • Apple deepens Austin ties, expands in other tech hotbeds

    Apple plans to build a $1 billion campus in Austin, Texas, that will create at least 5,000 jobs ranging from engineers to call-center agents while adding more luster to a Southwestern city that has already become a bustling tech hub. The decision, announced Thursday, comes 11 months after CEO Tim Cook disclosed plans to open a major office outside California on the heels of a huge tax break passed by Congress last year. The tax cut on overseas profits prompted the Cupertino company to bring...

    SFGate
  • U.S. appeals court allows Trump birth control rules in some states

    A U.S. appeals court on Thursday narrowed a ruling that had blocked President Donald Trump's administration from enforcing new rules that undermine an Obamacare requirement for employers to provide insurance that covers women's birth control.

    IN
  • U.S. appeals court allows Trump birth control rules in some states

    A U.S. appeals court on Thursday narrowed a ruling that had blocked President Donald Trump's administration from enforcing new rules that undermine an Obamacare requirement for employers to provide insurance that covers women's birth control.

    U.S.
  • San Francisco Creates First Transgender District

    San Francisco created a special cultural district for transgender persons, marking the first legal transgender district created anywhere in the world. San Francisco’s Tenderloin district

    The Daily Signal
  • Human heart prompts Southwest flight to return to Seattle

    Southwest Airlines says a Dallas-bound flight returned to Seattle last weekend because a human heart was left onboard. The Seattle Times reports that Flight 3606 arrived in Seattle from Sacramento, California. Someone forgot to unload the heart before the plane left for Dallas, and

    ABC News
  • Their Plans Derailed by a Wildfire, Seniors at Paradise High School Wonder What’s Next

    In the weeks since California’s deadliest wildfire, the senior class of Paradise High School is scattered across the region and country, their post-graduation plans disrupted.

    www.nytimes.com