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Gov. Brown, Bay Area Mayors to Meet With Pope

Gov. Brown, Bay Area Mayors to Meet With Pope

California Gov. Jerry Brown announced Thursday that he will travel to Vatican City later this month to discuss... Read »

Jul 10, 2015
U.S. Personnel Chief Resigns Following Data Hack

U.S. Personnel Chief Resigns Following Data Hack

The head of the U.S. government's personnel office is resigning following revelations that hackers stole the... Read »

Jul 11, 2015
Bill to Bring Transparency to CPUC Passess Committee

Bill to Bring Transparency to CPUC Passess Committee

AB 825 heads to Senate Judiciary Committee next Read »

Jul 8, 2015
Donald Trump: 'I Will Win the Latino Vote'

Donald Trump: 'I Will Win the Latino Vote'

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump told NBC News on Wednesday he believes he will win the Latino vote by... Watch »

Jul 8, 2015
Hillary Clinton Jabs GOP Field on Immigration

Hillary Clinton Jabs GOP Field on Immigration

Hillary Rodham Clinton said a Republican in the White House would mark a "big U-turn" for the nation and assailed... Read »

Jul 8, 2015
Right-to-Die Bill Stalls, Catholics Opposed

Right-to-Die Bill Stalls, Catholics Opposed

Legislation to allow terminally ill patients to legally end their lives in California has stalled amid fierce... Read »

Jul 7, 2015
Illinois Voters Head to Polls in Primary for Aaron Schock's Seat

Illinois Voters Head to Polls in Primary for Aaron Schock's Seat

llinois voters were set to nominate potential successors Tuesday for ex-U.S. Rep. Aaron Schock, once a rising... Watch »

Jul 7, 2015
SD Mayor's Road Repair Plan Kicks Off

SD Mayor's Road Repair Plan Kicks Off

San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer (C) was joined by Councilmembers Scott Sherman (L) and Mark Kersey as he kicked off... Watch »

Jul 6, 2015
Trump Blames Unsafe Border for San Francisco Shooting

Trump Blames Unsafe Border for San Francisco Shooting

Donald Trump on Friday blamed the United States' vulnerable southern border for this week's fatal shooting of a... Read »

Jul 5, 2015
Hispanic Leaders Want GOP Field to Condemn Trump

Hispanic Leaders Want GOP Field to Condemn Trump

Hispanic leaders are bristling at the largely tepid response by Republican presidential candidates to Donald Trump's... Read »

Jul 4, 2015
Rubio, Christie Plan Sleepover With Romneys in New Hampshire

Rubio, Christie Plan Sleepover With Romneys in New Hampshire

2012 GOP nominee Mitt Romney will be hosting two rival Republican presidential contenders at a holiday sleepover... Read »

Jul 3, 2015
Clinton Says She Takes a 'Backseat to No One' Among Liberals

Clinton Says She Takes a 'Backseat to No One' Among Liberals

Hillary Rodham Clinton said Friday she takes a "backseat to no one" on championing liberal causes, presenting... Read »

Jul 3, 2015
2016 Hopefuls Flood NH for July 4 Weekend

2016 Hopefuls Flood NH for July 4 Weekend

Presidential hopefuls are going on parade throughout the Granite State this July 4. At least seven 2016 candidates... Read »

Jul 3, 2015

"Moronic": Trump's Big Mouth Hurts His Bottom Line: Experts

Donald Trump's incendiary comments about Mexican immigrants may have given him a popularity boost in the Republican... Read »

Jul 2, 2015
Former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb to Run for President

Former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb to Run for President

Former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb is running for president, joining a field of Democrats challenging Hillary Rodham... Read »

Jul 2, 2015
Sanders Attracts 10,000 Supporters in Madison

Sanders Attracts 10,000 Supporters in Madison

Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders attracted about 10,000 boisterous supporters at a rally in Madison to show... Read »

Jul 2, 2015
Wisconsin's Scott Walker Entering 2016 Presidential Race: Aides

Wisconsin's Scott Walker Entering 2016 Presidential Race: Aides

Aides to Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker say the Republican is entering the crowded Republican race for president. Read »

Jul 2, 2015
Fact Check: When Chris Christie Tells It Like It Isn't

Fact Check: When Chris Christie Tells It Like It Isn't

Chris Christie certainly tells it like he sees it. That's not to say he always tells it like it is, according to an... Read »

Jul 1, 2015
Peas in Guacamole? Obama Weighs in on Twitter Debate

Peas in Guacamole? Obama Weighs in on Twitter Debate

President Barack Obama has a message for The New York Times: please don't pass the peas. Read »

Jul 2, 2015
Ex-California Sen. Leland Yee Pleads Guilty

Ex-California Sen. Leland Yee Pleads Guilty

Leland Yee, a former California state senator, pleaded guilty on Wednesday to a felony racketeering charge in an... Watch »

Jul 1, 2015
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