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Biden Makes Surprise Visit to Del. Democrats' Gathering
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Biden Makes Surprise Visit to Del. Democrats' Gathering

Vice President Joe Biden made a surprise visit to the Sussex County Democrats' Jamboree in his home state. The News Journal reports Biden climbed on top of a picnic table Saturday afternoon and spoke for about 10 minutes. He thanked longtime friends and political allies for their... Read »

Aug 29, 2015
Donald Trump Piñatas Proliferate in the Mission

Donald Trump Piñatas Proliferate in the Mission

At least two kinds of Donald Trump piñatas are for sale in San Francisco's Mission District. Read »

Aug 28, 2015
CA Drought Not Fault of Democrats

CA Drought Not Fault of Democrats

Carly Fiorina blames the drought on California Democrats. Is there any truth to that claim? Sam Brock investigates. Watch »

Aug 27, 2015
Clinton Says Biden Has 'Very Difficult' Decision

Clinton Says Biden Has 'Very Difficult' Decision

Hillary Clinton pledged to run her campaign as usual, in spite of speculation about Vice President Joe Biden joining... Read »

Aug 27, 2015
'I'm Not a Bully': Trump Defends Ejecting Anchor

'I'm Not a Bully': Trump Defends Ejecting Anchor

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump wrangled with Univision anchor Jorge Ramos over his immigration... Watch »

Aug 26, 2015
Fox Chief Defends Kelly, Says Trump Should Apologize

Fox Chief Defends Kelly, Says Trump Should Apologize

Fox News chief Roger Ailes said Tuesday that Donald Trump owes the network's Megyn Kelly an apology for an... Read »

Aug 25, 2015
Will Gov. Brown Have Impact on Presidential Election?

Will Gov. Brown Have Impact on Presidential Election?

Where does the governor stand on the race and will his voice matter? NBC Bay Area political analyst Larry Gerston... Watch »

Aug 24, 2015
Drone Trespassing Bill Approved by Assembly

Drone Trespassing Bill Approved by Assembly

California lawmakers have approved a bill that would make it a trespassing violation to fly drones over private... Read »

Aug 24, 2015
Biden Hires John Edwards' 2008 Communications Director

Biden Hires John Edwards' 2008 Communications Director

Vice President Joe Biden has chosen a top film industry official and former spokeswoman for John Edwards' 2008... Read »

Aug 24, 2015
Trump Doubles Down on Building Border Wall at Ala. Rally

Trump Doubles Down on Building Border Wall at Ala. Rally

Thousands of people showed up to hear Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump speak at an Alabama rally... Read »

Aug 21, 2015
Santorum Slams Cruz on Visas, Immigration

Santorum Slams Cruz on Visas, Immigration

Rick Santorum called out Ted Cruz this week for his stance on immigration, particularly H-1B visas. Watch »

Aug 21, 2015
Gov. Brown on Clinton Emails: 'It's Almost Like a Vampire'

Gov. Brown on Clinton Emails: 'It's Almost Like a Vampire'

In an interview Friday with NBC News' “Meet the Press,” California Gov. Jerry Brown said Hillary Clinton's private... Read »

Aug 21, 2015
Trump Condemns Beating of Homeless Mexican Citizen in Boston

Trump Condemns Beating of Homeless Mexican Citizen in Boston

Donald Trump on Friday condemned the assault on a homeless man in Boston that the suspects said was inspired by his... Read »

Aug 21, 2015
Examining Google's Impact on Election

Examining Google's Impact on Election

Is Google powerful enough to sway the presidential election? A researcher says yes. Scott Budman reports. Watch »

Aug 20, 2015
Bush Defends Use of Term 'Anchor Babies'

Bush Defends Use of Term 'Anchor Babies'

Republican presidential contender Jeb Bush defended his use of the term "anchor babies" on a talk radio show to... Read »

Aug 20, 2015
Former Va. First Lady Wants Corruption Charges Overturned

Former Va. First Lady Wants Corruption Charges Overturned

Former Virginia first lady Maureen McDonnell said Wednesday that a recent appeals court decision rejecting her... Read »

Aug 20, 2015
Dying Woman's Final Wish: 'Don't Vote for Hillary Clinton'

Dying Woman's Final Wish: 'Don't Vote for Hillary Clinton'

A New Jersey woman has used her obituary to make a final request to friends and family: Please don't vote for... Watch »

Aug 20, 2015
Trump Poses With Bald Eagle for Time Magazine

Trump Poses With Bald Eagle for Time Magazine

GOP frontrunner Donald Trump posed with a bald eagle at his New York City office for a spread in this week’s issue... Watch »

Aug 20, 2015
GOP Hopefuls Gather for Education Summit

GOP Hopefuls Gather for Education Summit

Six Republican presidential hopefuls are in New Hampshire to discuss elementary and secondary education policy. Read »

Aug 19, 2015
Martin O'Malley Makes First Campaign Stop in SF to Talk Tech

Martin O'Malley Makes First Campaign Stop in SF to Talk Tech

Clean energy, better wages for restaurant workers and faster alerts to locate missing children— these were some... Read »

Aug 20, 2015

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