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What Supreme Court ruling means for labor unions in California

What Supreme Court ruling means for labor unions in California

WASHINGTON, DC – JUNE 30: People arrive to attend the final session of the term at the U.S. Supreme Court on June 30, 2014 in Washington, DC. Today the high court is expected to give its ruling on whether a private company can be exempted on religious grounds from health care reform’s requirement that employer [...]

Can Lakers new power forward Julius Randle help the team rebuild?

Can Lakers new power forward Julius Randle help the team rebuild?

NEW YORK, NY – JUNE 26: Julius Randle (R) of Kentucky shakes hands NBA Commissioner Adam Silver after being selected with the #7 overall pick by the Los Angeles Lakers during the 2014 NBA Draft at Barclays Center on June 26, 2014 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. NOTE TO USER: User expressly [...]

Can Lakers new power forward Julius Randle help the team rebuild?

Can Lakers new power forward Julius Randle help the team rebuild?

NEW YORK, NY – JUNE 26: Julius Randle (R) of Kentucky shakes hands NBA Commissioner Adam Silver after being selected with the #7 overall pick by the Los Angeles Lakers during the 2014 NBA Draft at Barclays Center on June 26, 2014 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. NOTE TO USER: User expressly [...]

Can Lakers new power forward Julius Randle help the team rebuild?

Can Lakers new power forward Julius Randle help the team rebuild?

NEW YORK, NY – JUNE 26: Julius Randle (R) of Kentucky shakes hands NBA Commissioner Adam Silver after being selected with the #7 overall pick by the Los Angeles Lakers during the 2014 NBA Draft at Barclays Center on June 26, 2014 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. NOTE TO USER: User expressly [...]

Team USA advances despite loss to Germany

Team USA advances despite loss to Germany

SAN PEDRO SULA, HONDURAS – FEBRUARY 06: Jermaine Jones #13 of the United States fights for a ball with Luis Garrido #19 of Honduras during a FIFA 2014 World Cup Qualifier at Estadio Olimpico Metropolitano on February 6, 2013 in San Pedro Sula, Honduras. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images); Credit: Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images The United [...]

SCOTUS rules: Police are prohibited from searching a smartphone without a warrant

SCOTUS rules: Police are prohibited from searching a smartphone without a warrant

WASHINGTON, DC – JUNE 25: Kirsten Luna from Holland, Michigan, uses her smartphone outside the U.S. Supreme Court after a major ruling on cell phone privacy by the court June 25, 2014 in Washington, DC. The Supreme Court issued a ruling requiring law enforcement officials to have a search warrant to search the cellphones of [...]

SCOTUS rules: Police are prohibited from searching a smartphone without a warrant

SCOTUS rules: Police are prohibited from searching a smartphone without a warrant

WASHINGTON, DC – JUNE 25: Kirsten Luna from Holland, Michigan, uses her smartphone outside the U.S. Supreme Court after a major ruling on cell phone privacy by the court June 25, 2014 in Washington, DC. The Supreme Court issued a ruling requiring law enforcement officials to have a search warrant to search the cellphones of [...]

SCOTUS rules: Police are prohibited from searching a smartphone without a warrant

SCOTUS rules: Police are prohibited from searching a smartphone without a warrant

WASHINGTON, DC – JUNE 25: Kirsten Luna from Holland, Michigan, uses her smartphone outside the U.S. Supreme Court after a major ruling on cell phone privacy by the court June 25, 2014 in Washington, DC. The Supreme Court issued a ruling requiring law enforcement officials to have a search warrant to search the cellphones of [...]

The way you want to be treated: conversation about end of life care

The way you want to be treated: conversation about end of life care

Bessie Shigekawa, left, and her daughter Edie Shigekawa, right. Edie says if doctors had had an end-of-life conversation with her earlier, it would have spared her mother unnecessary medical treatment and discomfort. ; Credit: Stephanie O’Neill/KPCC The way you want to be treated: conversation about end of life care: Talking about a serious illness, the [...]

The way you want to be treated: conversation about end of life care

The way you want to be treated: conversation about end of life care

Bessie Shigekawa, left, and her daughter Edie Shigekawa, right. Edie says if doctors had had an end-of-life conversation with her earlier, it would have spared her mother unnecessary medical treatment and discomfort. ; Credit: Stephanie O’Neill/KPCC The way you want to be treated: conversation about end of life care: Talking about a serious illness, the [...]