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Belated Valentine to Bolts: City Professes Commitment

Belated Valentine to Bolts: City Professes Commitment

It's now official — the San Diego City Council really, really wants the Chargers to stay. Watch »

Feb 24, 2015

"Lead On": Hillary Clinton Speaks at Women's Conference

Hillary Clinton spoke at the Lead On: Watermark's Silicon Valley Conference for Women in Santa Clara Tuesday, amid... Watch »

Feb 24, 2015
Voters to Weigh in on Plastic Bag Ban

Voters to Weigh in on Plastic Bag Ban

Voters will decide on whether to ban plastic bags in California. Watch »

Mar 1, 2015
Senate Fails to Advance Homeland Security Funding Bill

Senate Fails to Advance Homeland Security Funding Bill

Senate Democrats blocked GOP efforts to advance a bill that would ensure funding for Homeland Security but defund... Read »

Feb 24, 2015
San Diego City Council Approves One Paseo Project

San Diego City Council Approves One Paseo Project

In front of a packed house, the San Diego City Council approved a controversial mix-use project in Carmel Valley... Read »

Feb 23, 2015
Chargers to Carson? 3 Things to Consider

Chargers to Carson? 3 Things to Consider

The Carson stadium financing plan would rely heavily on the sale of Personal Seat Licenses. Watch »

Feb 20, 2015
Former Va. First Lady Sentenced to 1 Year, 1 Day for Corruption

Former Va. First Lady Sentenced to 1 Year, 1 Day for Corruption

Former Virginia first lady Maureen McDonnell was sentenced to one year and one day in prison on corruption charges... Watch »

Feb 21, 2015
Jail Time for Ex-Va. First Lady? McDonnell Corruption Case Sentencing

Jail Time for Ex-Va. First Lady? McDonnell Corruption Case Sentencing

If prosecutors get their way, former Virginia first lady Maureen McDonnell could become the first modern-day... Read »

Feb 20, 2015
Giuliani: Obama Doesn't Love You, Me or America

Giuliani: Obama Doesn't Love You, Me or America

Democrats are assailing former Mayor Rudy Giuliani for saying President Obama doesn't love America -- and they're... Read »

Feb 19, 2015
Ex-Va. 1st Lady Faces Sentencing for Corruption

Ex-Va. 1st Lady Faces Sentencing for Corruption

Lawyers for Maureen McDonnell have asked the same judge who sentenced former Gov. Bob McDonnell to two years in... Read »

Feb 19, 2015

"My Own Man": Jeb Bush Presents Foreign Policy Vision

Jeb Bush outlined his view of American foreign policy on Wednesday, endorsing a philosophy of "liberty... Read »

Feb 18, 2015
Jeb Bush on Brother, Father:

Jeb Bush on Brother, Father: "I Am My Own Man"

Running for president as part of a family dynasty is presenting former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush with inevitable... Read »

Feb 18, 2015
Judge Orders Special Election for Grimm's Seat in Congress

Judge Orders Special Election for Grimm's Seat in Congress

A federal judge says he's going to set a date for a special election to replace convicted former U.S. Read »

Feb 17, 2015
Skinflint Salaries Turning Off Mayor, Council Prospects?

Skinflint Salaries Turning Off Mayor, Council Prospects?

If anybody's getting rich in public service, San Diego's mayor and council members hardly seem to fit that profile. Watch »

Feb 13, 2015
Bob Filner Is Writing His Memoirs

Bob Filner Is Writing His Memoirs

Filner stood in the NBC 7 studio while his former fiancée Bronwyn Ingram was interviewed. Read »

Feb 13, 2015
Senator Calls Dinner Honoring Former CPUC President

Senator Calls Dinner Honoring Former CPUC President "Shameful"

A $250-a-plate dinner is being held in San Francisco to honor former California Public Utilities Commission... Watch »

Feb 13, 2015
Senate Approves Ashton Carter to Lead Pentagon

Senate Approves Ashton Carter to Lead Pentagon

The Senate on Thursday easily approved President Barack Obama's pick to head the Pentagon, confirming the fourth... Read »

Feb 12, 2015
Philly Chosen as 2016 DNC Host

Philly Chosen as 2016 DNC Host

The 2016 Democratic National Convention will be held in Philadelphia, party leaders announced Thursday. Philadelphia Watch »

Feb 12, 2015
Wisc. Gov. Walker Brushes Aside Questions on 2016 Run

Wisc. Gov. Walker Brushes Aside Questions on 2016 Run

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker spoke from London on Wednesday on the trade issues at the heart of his current overseas... Read »

Feb 11, 2015
Obama to Attend Cybersecurity Summit at Stanford

Obama to Attend Cybersecurity Summit at Stanford

President Barack Obama will return to California this week to deliver remarks at a cybersecurity summit at Stanford... Watch »

Feb 10, 2015
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