Hiltzik: A transgender sanctuary law under attack

In 2022, when legislation outlawing gender-affirming medical treatments erupted in mostly red-state legislatures across the land, California enacted a law creating a sanctuary for those whose treatments were blocked by…

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Hiltzik: Anti-abortionists attack a federal emergency medical mandate

Here’s how the legal departments of two hospitals, legislators in two states and even the Supreme Court turned a pregnancy emergency for Mylissa Farmer into a life-threatening nightmare. Farmer, 41,…

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La Verne dog injured in backyard attack by mountain lion – Orange County Register

A La Verne dog recuperating from a mountain lion attack over the weekend will have to remain at home for 30 days, an official said. Anytime there’s an interaction between…

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Jordan drone attack complicates Biden’s effort in Mideast

BEIRUT —  A drone strike early Sunday that killed three U.S. service members and wounded dozens more is threatening to upend the Biden administration’s delicate effort to prevent the Israel-Hamas war…

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