Pacific trade pact seeks to embed American values in Asia to counter China

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Essential California: Meet the new state Hall of Famers

Good morning. It is Wednesday, Sept. 30. Huntington Beach just hosted its annual surfing contest for dogs. Don't worry — the canines wore life jackets. Here's what else is happening in the Golden State: #mailchimp-subscribe { font:14px Georgia,Serif; line-height: 30px;} Subscribe to the newsletter TOP STORIES Candidate profile Atty. Gen. Kamala Harris is the daughter of an African American father and an Indian mother, but she shies away from talking about her own experiences with race. "I don't wear my experiences on my sleeve. But my experiences do inform my perspective on the work I do, and on what I believe is possible," she says. Harris is now running...