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Tax, Fee Hike Would Fund $52 Billion Plan to Fix CA Roads
Tax, Fee Hike Would Fund $52 Billion Plan to Fix CA Roads

California's governor and legislative leaders on Wednesday proposed raising $52 billion to fix the state's roads through a big gasoline tax increase, higher car registration fees and a charge on emission-free vehicles.

Judge in Hawaii Extends Order Blocking Trump's Travel Ban
Judge in Hawaii Extends Order Blocking Trump's Travel Ban

A federal judge in Hawaii decided Wednesday to extend his order blocking President Donald Trump's travel ban. U.S. District Judge Derrick Watson issued the longer-lasting hold on the ban just hours after hearing arguments. Hawaii says the policy discriminates against Muslims and hurts the state's tourist-dependent economy. The implied message in the revised ban is like a "neon sign flashing 'Muslim ban, Muslim ban'" that the government didn't bother to turn off, state Attorney General Douglas Chin told the judge.

Four Women Help BART Launch Campaign Against Islamophobia
Four Women Help BART Launch Campaign Against Islamophobia

BART has launched a campaign against hate, with posters popping up on its trains telling riders what to do if they see someone attacking a person because of race or religion.

One Dead, Two Hurt in San Francisco Shooting
One Dead, Two Hurt in San Francisco Shooting

A woman was killed and two men were hurt in a shooting in San Francisco on Wednesday afternoon, police say.

Senate's Russia Probe: Hearing on Disinformation Tactics
Senate's Russia Probe: Hearing on Disinformation Tactics

Some tactics Russia used to meddle in last year's presidential election would give shivers to anyone who believes in American democracy, the Senate intelligence committee's top Democrat says. Sen. Mark Warner of Virginia spoke ahead of a committee session Thursday that will address how the Kremlin allegedly uses technology to spread disinformation in the U.S. and Europe. Warner and the panel's chairman, Sen. Richard Burr, R-N.C., provided an update of the committee's investigation into activities Russia might have taken to alter or influence the 2016 elections and whether there were any campaign contacts with Russian government officials that might have interfered with the election process.

Woman, 76, Suffers Life-Threatening Injuries in Hit and Run
Woman, 76, Suffers Life-Threatening Injuries in Hit and Run

A 76-year-old woman suffered life threatening injuries Wednesday afternoon when a she was struck by a vehicle while walking in San Francisco's North Beach neighborhood.