Latest Michael Tubbs News

In this image released by HBO, Mayor Michael Tubbs speaks to high school students in Stockton, Calif., in a scene from the documentary

'Stockton on My Mind' shows mayor's hopes for ailing city

Aug. 7, 2020 8:28 PM EDT

Walk into the Stockton, Calfornia, city offices and you might hear Drake’s “God’s Plan” coming from the mayor’s office. There, Mayor Michael Tubbs could be bobbing his head to the lyrics, “I can’t do this one my own, ayy, no, ayy.” Outside those walls sits...

This image released by Disney Plus shows Beyonce Knowles, center, in a scene from her visual album

New this week: Beyoncé, Alanis Morissette and Emmy noms

Jul. 27, 2020 4:40 PM EDT

Here’s a collection curated by The Associated Press’ entertainment journalists of what’s arriving on TV, streaming services and music platforms this week. MOVIES — “Black Is King”: Written, directed and executive produced by Beyoncé, the pop star’s...

FILE - In this April 10, 2018, file photo, Sacramento, Calif., Mayor Darrell Steinberg asks question during a meeting of the city council in Sacramento, Calif. Mayors in several of California's major cities steered away from calls to defund police budgets Wednesday, June 10, 2020, and instead promised to work for reforms that would examine how police are deployed and go about their jobs in their communities. Steinberg said a moment has arrived to fundamentally examine

California mayors to push for police reforms amid unrest

Jun. 10, 2020 10:10 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Mayors in several of California’s major cities steered away from calls to defund police budgets Wednesday and instead promised to work for reforms that would examine how police do their jobs in communities roiled by the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis. San Jose Mayor Sam...