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Poway Superintendent's Business Expenses Top Other Superintendents'

Poway Superintendent's Business Expenses Top Other Superintendents'

The superintendent of the Poway Unified School District, up for a $62,735 pay hike, is permitted to spend thousands... Read »

Apr 2, 2014
April Fools Prank in Race for District Attorney

April Fools Prank in Race for District Attorney

An April Fools prank crossed into the San Diego District Attorney race Tuesday and not everyone is laughing. Read »

Apr 2, 2014
Savings and Loan Figure Charles Keating Dies at 90

Savings and Loan Figure Charles Keating Dies at 90

Charles Keating became a national poster boy for corporate greed. Read »

Apr 1, 2014
Fundraiser Canceled in Wake of Capitol Investigation

Fundraiser Canceled in Wake of Capitol Investigation

The state Senate leader has canceled a high-profile golfing fundraiser scheduled in San Diego. Read »

Apr 1, 2014
California State Senator Arrested in FBI Corruption Sting

California State Senator Arrested in FBI Corruption Sting

California state Sen. Leland Yee has been arrested on public corruption charges as part of several arrests made... Watch »

Mar 28, 2014
Ted Kennedy Jr. Mulling Run for State Senate in Connecticut

Ted Kennedy Jr. Mulling Run for State Senate in Connecticut

Ted Kennedy Jr., who has been mentioned as a possible political candidate for years, says he's considering a run for... Read »

Apr 7, 2014
House Dems Will

House Dems Will "Petition" for Immigration Vote

House Democrats will file another 'discharge petition' Wednesday in an effort to force a vote on a bill to overhaul... Read »

Mar 24, 2014
Jeb Bush, Hillary Clinton to Cross Paths Again at Texas Conference

Jeb Bush, Hillary Clinton to Cross Paths Again at Texas Conference

Their presidential plans may be uncertain but one thing is clear: Jeb Bush and Hillary Rodham Clinton keep... Watch »

Mar 24, 2014
Common Core School Initiative Spawns Widespread Political Fights

Common Core School Initiative Spawns Widespread Political Fights

More than five years after U.S. governors began a bipartisan effort to set new standards in American schools,... Read »

Mar 24, 2014
San Diego Mayor Releases Staff List

San Diego Mayor Releases Staff List

San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer released a list of his new staff members Thursday. Read »

Mar 20, 2014
Coastal Land Proposal Pits Golf vs Soccer

Coastal Land Proposal Pits Golf vs Soccer

Oceanside city officials will consider the future of a parcel of prime coastal land used by golfers but coveted... Watch »

Mar 19, 2014
Restroom Overhaul Project No Relief to Eyes, Noses

Restroom Overhaul Project No Relief to Eyes, Noses

It's a sight that's become quite an eyesore in downtown San Diego -- with smells that are wrinkling people's noses. Watch »

Mar 19, 2014
Lawsuit Opposes Destruction of Old City Emails

Lawsuit Opposes Destruction of Old City Emails

As an advocacy group filed a lawsuit against a proposed policy that includes the deleting of all city emails... Read »

Mar 18, 2014
Toni Atkins Picked as Next Assembly Speaker

Toni Atkins Picked as Next Assembly Speaker

The California Assembly voted Monday to make San Diego Democrat Toni Atkins its speaker, replacing John Perez. Read »

Mar 17, 2014
GOP Candidates are Contrast in Style, Form

GOP Candidates are Contrast in Style, Form

A conservative state assemblyman and gun rights enthusiast was the crowd favorite among the party faithful on Sunday... Read »

Mar 16, 2014
Scott Brown Readies N.H. Senate Run

Scott Brown Readies N.H. Senate Run

Former Sen. Scott Brown of Massachusetts officially announced Friday he has formed an exploratory committee for... Read »

Mar 14, 2014
Grand Jury Suggests Ballot Measure to Ammend Charter: Report

Grand Jury Suggests Ballot Measure to Ammend Charter: Report

The county grand jury is proposing a change that would make it easier to remove elected officials. Read »

Mar 14, 2014
Senate Clinches Jobless Aid

Senate Clinches Jobless Aid "Bipartisan Breakthrough"

Senate negotiators have reached a "bipartisan breakthrough" deal on a bill to extend... Read »

Mar 13, 2014
Former NJ Gov. Corzine's Son Dead at 31: Spokesman

Former NJ Gov. Corzine's Son Dead at 31: Spokesman

A spokesman says former New Jersey Gov. Jon Corzine's son has died. Corzine Spokesman Steven Goldberg said Thursday... Read »

Mar 14, 2014
D.C. Mayor on Campaign Allegations:

D.C. Mayor on Campaign Allegations: "I Didn't Break the Law"

District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray pressed ahead Tuesday with his re-election bid but acknowledged he took... Watch »

Mar 11, 2014
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