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Top Calif. Court Clears Way for High-Speed Rail Project

Top Calif. Court Clears Way for High-Speed Rail Project

The California Supreme Court decided Wednesday not to consider an appeal of a case brought by opponents of... Read »

Oct 15, 2014
First Pot Shop Permit Approved in San Diego

First Pot Shop Permit Approved in San Diego

A college professor holds the permit for the first legal marijuana dispensary in the City of San Diego. NBC 7's Matt Watch »

Oct 15, 2014
Obama Postpones Connecticut Trip For Ebola Meeting

Obama Postpones Connecticut Trip For Ebola Meeting

President Barack Obama's scheduled trip to Bridgeport Wednesday has been postponed so he can meet at the White House... Read »

Oct 15, 2014
NH Lawmaker Calls Congresswoman

NH Lawmaker Calls Congresswoman "Ugly as Sin"

A Republican New Hampshire state lawmaker has called a Democratic congresswoman "ugly" and said the GOP opponent in... Watch »

Oct 14, 2014
Texas' Wendy Davis Defends Controversial Wheelchair Ad

Texas' Wendy Davis Defends Controversial Wheelchair Ad

Texas Democratic gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis on Monday defended her campaign television ad that... Read »

Oct 13, 2014
Speaker Boehner Attends DeMaio Fundraiser in PB

Speaker Boehner Attends DeMaio Fundraiser in PB

About 100 people, including House Speaker John Boehner, attended a fundraiser brunch for Congressional... Watch »

Oct 12, 2014
Voters React to Allegations Made About Carl DeMaio

Voters React to Allegations Made About Carl DeMaio

NBC 7's Dave Summers talks with voters in the Bird Rock, Pacific Beach area - an area considered to have the highest... Watch »

Oct 11, 2014
Local Pol Backtracks on ISIS at Border Claim

Local Pol Backtracks on ISIS at Border Claim

A California Congressman is backtracking on claims he made on national cable television earlier in the week that as... Watch »

Oct 11, 2014
Top Cops Divided on Prop 47

Top Cops Divided on Prop 47

California voters have the fate of thousands of prison inmates and future defendants in their hands. Watch »

Oct 12, 2014
Davis Campaign Ad Focuses on Texas Gubernatorial Rival Abbott's Disability

Davis Campaign Ad Focuses on Texas Gubernatorial Rival...

With less than a month to go before the Texas governor's election, a new television ad by Democrat Wendy... Read »

Oct 10, 2014
Carl DeMaio Accused of Lewd Acts by Ex-Staffer

Carl DeMaio Accused of Lewd Acts by Ex-Staffer

One former campaign staffer claims he was harassed more than once while working on DeMaio's campaign. Watch »

Oct 10, 2014
Clinton Papers Shed Light on Lewinsky Scandal

Clinton Papers Shed Light on Lewinsky Scandal

The White House strategy to defend President Bill Clinton against the political fallout of his affair with... Read »

Oct 10, 2014
Campaign Turns Ugly in 52nd District

Campaign Turns Ugly in 52nd District

Voters in the 52nd Congressional District are being bombarded with negative commercials and mailers about... Watch »

Oct 8, 2014
Va. Senate Debate: Warner, Gillespie Face Off

Va. Senate Debate: Warner, Gillespie Face Off

Challenger Ed Gillespie will debate incumbent Sen. Mark Warner in a special presentation that will be shown live on... Watch »

Oct 8, 2014
Mayor Proposes Mandatory Water Limits

Mayor Proposes Mandatory Water Limits

Mayor proposes city move to the next level of Drought Alert. Read »

Oct 7, 2014
New Law Cracks Down on Farmers Market Phonies

New Law Cracks Down on Farmers Market Phonies

A new California law that goes into effect in January will crack down on farmers market vendors who sell... Watch »

Oct 7, 2014
Gov. Perry Creates Infectious Disease Task Force

Gov. Perry Creates Infectious Disease Task Force

The first diagnosed case of Ebola in the United States, and the revelation that dozens of others in Texas are... Watch »

Oct 6, 2014
Billionaire Casino Magnate Puts Up Money to Defeat Florida Pot Measure

Billionaire Casino Magnate Puts Up Money to Defeat Florida Pot Measure

A billionaire casino magnate is putting up more money to defeat a proposal to legalize medical... Read »

Oct 3, 2014
Hillary Clinton on Grandmotherhood:

Hillary Clinton on Grandmotherhood: "I Highly Recommend It!"

Thousands waited hours in the sun to see Former First Lady and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton Thursday in South... Watch »

Oct 2, 2014
Text-to-911 Coming to California Under New Law

Text-to-911 Coming to California Under New Law

The ability to text 911 in an emergency is on its way to California. Read »

Oct 2, 2014
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