Fate of California governor in balance in recall vote
California voters went to the polls Tuesday to decide whether to oust the Democratic governor of the most populous US state or have him serve out the remaining 16 months of his term.
California burning: Wildfires heat up governor recall vote
California is burning. Wildfires are tearing through the US state at an alarming rate and heating up the vote on recalling the embattled governor.
California wildfire now second-worst in state history
The monstrous Dixie Fire in northern California continued to grow overnight, making it the second-largest wildfire in state history as thousands of people continued to flee advancing flames
Wildfires rage across western Canada and California
Dozens of fires raged across western Canada and California on Friday with little relief expected from a deadly heat wave that has seen temperatures hit record highs.
California proposes cash payments for two-thirds of residents
California's governor Gavin Newsom unveiled plans Monday to send direct cash payments to two-thirds of residents under a $100 billion plan to assist economic recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic.
California to hold recall vote as anti-governor campaign hits goal
A Republican-backed petition to recall California's governor has achieved its goal of forcing a special election, which is set to be held later this year, officials said Monday.
Arnie 2.0? California governor unlikely to fret over new recall vote, say experts
Eighteen years after Arnold Schwarzenegger stormed to power, California is likely to hold its second-ever governor recall election -- but this time campaign veterans say the odds are stacked in incumbent Gavin Newsom's favour.
California governor 'worried' over looming recall vote
California Governor Gavin Newsom is "worried" about a bid to recall him, an effort which has tapped into anger over his handling of the pandemic and appears on the cusp of triggering a rare special election, he said Tuesday.
Southern California goes into virus lockdown
Southern California went into a strict lockdown Monday, with more than 20 million people under stay-at-home orders triggered after hospitals faced being overwhelmed by record Covid-19 cases.