Photo of President Donald Trump after signing his first veto in the Oval Office

Trump Border Emergency Survives as House Veto Override Fails

WASHINGTON — The Democratic-led House failed Tuesday to override President Donald Trump's first veto, salvaging his effort to steer billions of extra dollars to erecting border barriers and delivering a victory to the White House in a constitutional and politi...
Photo of Gov. Jerry Brown and his wife, Anne Gust Brown, going over legislation.

California Is 1st State to Require Women on Corporate Boards

SACRAMENTO — California has become the first state to require publicly traded companies to include women on their boards of directors, one of several laws boosting or protecting women that Gov. Jerry Brown signed Sunday. The measure requires at least one fe...