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Images: Councilwoman Marti Emerald's Cancer Fight

Councilwoman Marti Emerald has shared her battle against cancer on her Facebook page designed for constituents and... View »

Apr 14, 2015
City Councilwoman Plans to Retire

City Councilwoman Plans to Retire

San Diego Councilwoman Marti Emerald said she plans to retire after her term ends next year and will not run for... Read »

Apr 14, 2015

"I Will Not Pander": Chris Christie Talks Entitlement Reform in NH

Framing himself as a politician who's unafraid to share "hard truths" with the American people, New Jersey Gov. Watch »

Apr 14, 2015
SD Budget Plan Targets Needy Neighborhoods, Services

SD Budget Plan Targets Needy Neighborhoods, Services

San Diegans are long overdue for better streets, parks and neighborhoods. Now, thanks to an economic upswing that's... Read »

Apr 13, 2015
State Bill to Address School Threats

State Bill to Address School Threats

Under current law, those types of crimes are charged under Penal Code 422, a generic charge for someone making a... Read »

Apr 15, 2015
No Clinton Endorsement From Obama Yet, White House Says

No Clinton Endorsement From Obama Yet, White House Says

President Barack Obama isn't planning to endorse his former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton for president... Read »

Apr 20, 2015

"A Generational Choice": Rubio Launches 2016 Bid

Sen. Marco Rubio is telling his top donors that he is running for president because he feels "uniquely qualified" to... Watch »

Apr 14, 2015
San Diegans React to Clinton's Presidential Bid

San Diegans React to Clinton's Presidential Bid

In San Diego, people have their own opinions about Hillary Clinton's second presidential campaign. Watch »

Apr 13, 2015
Rubio Looks to Find Opening in 2016 Republican Field

Rubio Looks to Find Opening in 2016 Republican Field

If Marco Rubio launches his presidential campaign as expected Monday, the first-term Republican senator from Florida... Read »

Apr 13, 2015
Clinton Supporters Gather at Rally

Clinton Supporters Gather at Rally

They've been ready for a while — and their wait is nearly over. Ready for Hillary members have spent two years... Watch »

Apr 12, 2015
CA Vaccine Bill Sparks Acidic Debate, Nazi Links

CA Vaccine Bill Sparks Acidic Debate, Nazi Links

A California bill that would sharply limit vaccination waivers after a measles outbreak at Disneyland has generated... Read »

Apr 12, 2015
Clinton: Grandkid Made Me

Clinton: Grandkid Made Me "Speed Up" Political Plans

Former secretary of state Hillary Clinton says the birth of her granddaughter had helped "spurred me to speed... Read »

Apr 10, 2015
Mumbai Attacks Suspect Freed From Pakistan Jail

Mumbai Attacks Suspect Freed From Pakistan Jail

The suspected mastermind of the 2008 Mumbai attacks was freed from a Pakistani jail Friday after a court ordered... Read »

Apr 10, 2015
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Clinton's "Go Small" Strategy Carries Risks and Rewards

That "go-small" approach, the Washington Post wrote, plays to her strengths and lets her greet voters... Read »

Apr 10, 2015
2016 NH Primary Candidate Tracker

2016 NH Primary Candidate Tracker

Keep tabs on which potential 2016 presidential candidates have been to the Granite State, how many times they've... Read »

Apr 10, 2015
Hillary Clinton Could Announce Sunday

Hillary Clinton Could Announce Sunday

Hillary Clinton could announce a 2016 presidential campaign as early as Sunday, NBC News has learned. Read »

Apr 10, 2015
Former RI Gov. Lincoln Chafee Exploring Presidential Bid

Former RI Gov. Lincoln Chafee Exploring Presidential Bid

Lincoln Chafee, the former governor and U.S. senator from Rhode Island, announced Thursday that he has formed an... Read »

Apr 9, 2015
WATCH: Rand Paul Spars With Savannah Guthrie on

WATCH: Rand Paul Spars With Savannah Guthrie on "TODAY"

Rand Paul has again provoked controversy after the 2016 presidential hopeful sparred with news anchor Savannah... Read »

Apr 8, 2015
Rand Paul Kicks off 2016 Campaign With N.H. Visit

Rand Paul Kicks off 2016 Campaign With N.H. Visit

Republican Sen. Rand Paul is set to spend his first full day as a presidential candidate meeting with voters in New... Watch »

Apr 9, 2015
Analysis: Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel Wins Again

Analysis: Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel Wins Again

It always seemed inevitable that he’d win. That was the point. Rahm Emanuel won his re-election contest Tuesday... Watch »

Apr 7, 2015
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