Enshrining shelter as a right, cooking Filipino American desserts

An activist holds a sign that says “housing is a human right,” at Echo Park Lake, March 24, 2021. Photo by Shutterstock.

The California Constitution would be amended to guarantee housing as a fundamental right — if a new bill passes the state legislature and is signed into law.

In her new dessert cookbook “Mayumu,” author Abi Balingit whips up confections inspired by her Filipino heritage and California upbringing.

The U.S. Treasury warns that without a debt limit increase, the government will run out of money around June 1. What would this look like globally?

In Half Moon Bay, gender equity and experience are at the heart of a fight over the future of the famed Mavericks big wave surf competition.