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 A counter-demonstrator steps on a pinata during a President Donald Trump rally in Los Angeles, California. Photograph:  David McNew/Getty

Here on the west coast of the United States, the daily drama of Washington politics and the presidency of Donald Trump can seem a world away.  C(...)

US president Donald Trump claimed on Twitter that Ford wanted “to build a much more expensive car, that is far less safe and doesn’t work as well”. Photograph: Doug Mills/New York Times

A dispute between US president Donald Trump and four major car manufacturers over emissions standards has turned nasty. But the Trump administration’(...)

Gilroy mayor Roland Velasco speaks at a news conference, the day after a mass shooting at the Gilroy Garlic Festival, at a police station in Gilroy, California. Photograph: Alexandria Sage/Reuters

A California teenager was identified by police on Monday as the gunman who killed three people, including two children, at a food festival south of Sa(...)

Horses head for the finish line during the final meeting of the winter/spring season at Santa Anita Park in California on June 23rd. Photograph:  Mario Tama/Getty Images

On the morning of March 29th, Santa Anita Park was reopening for racing for the first time in three weeks after the mystifying deaths of nearly two do(...)

US president Donald Trump poses with North Korea’s leader, Kim Jong-un, at the start of their historic US-North Korea summit. Photograph: Saul Loeb / AFP

US president Donald Trump has said he expects next week’s summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un to be “very successful,” as he raised the prospe(...)

California attorney general Xavier Becerra:  Suing   Trump over his emergency declaration to fund wall on  US-Mexico border. Photograph: Rich Pedroncelli/AP Photo

California and 15 other US states have filed a lawsuit against Donald Trump’s emergency declaration to fund a wall on the US-Mexico border. Californi(...)

A file image of Facebook chief executive  Mark Zuckerberg (left) and his wife Priscilla Chan.  The Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, the couple’s philanthropic organization, is committing significant financial resources over the next decade to help accelerate basic science research. Photograph: AP

Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan on Wednesday pledged more than $3 billion (€2.7 billion) towards a plan to “cure,(...)