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Stories with person: Gavin Newsom
  • San Francisco Catholics deeply divided over archbishop 
    Updated: Apr-24-15 3:01 pm

    SAN FRANCISCO - Many Roman Catholics in this city named for humble St. Francis are sparring with each other on social media and in letters to the editor over one figure: Their leader in the faith, Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone.

  • Legal pot in California? Taxes, black market pose challenges 
    Updated: Apr-21-15 7:43 pm

    LOS ANGELES - Legalizing marijuana for recreational use in California would raise an array of unknowns, from how it would be taxed to the threat of environmental damage from thirsty pot plants in a state gripped by drought, a commission was told Tuesday.