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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
Examining SJPD's Decision to Shift Resources

Examining SJPD's Decision to Shift Resources

Larry Gerston examines the recent changes at the San Jose Police Department. Watch »

Feb 16, 2015
Billionaire Hosts President Obama for Golf on Weekend Getaway

Billionaire Hosts President Obama for Golf on Weekend Getaway

President Barack Obama has moved his golf game to a private California course owned by a billionaire. Read »

Feb 15, 2015
California Senator Wants Soda Labeling Law

California Senator Wants Soda Labeling Law

Soda is in the political spotlight again. Last year, Berkeley became the first U.S. city to tax sugary drinks. Watch »

Feb 15, 2015
Obama Spending Holiday Weekend in Southern California

Obama Spending Holiday Weekend in Southern California

President Barack Obama is spending the holiday weekend working on his golf game in Southern California. Read »

Feb 14, 2015
Clinton to Address Silicon Valley Women's Conference

Clinton to Address Silicon Valley Women's Conference

Hillary Clinton will give a keynote address at a new annual nonprofit event called the Watermark Silicon Valley... Read »

Feb 13, 2015
Obama Signs Executive Order at Stanford Summit

Obama Signs Executive Order at Stanford Summit

President Barack Obama used his visit to Stanford University Friday to announce an executive order encouraging... Watch »

Feb 13, 2015
Pipeline Protesters Urge President Obama to Veto Legislation

Pipeline Protesters Urge President Obama to Veto Legislation

While the president was on the Stanford University campus Friday, student protesters urged the president to veto the... 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
Obama in Bay Area For Cybersecurity Summit

Obama in Bay Area For Cybersecurity Summit

Air Force One is expected to touch down at San Francisco International Airport on Thursday, so that President Barack... 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
Gavin Newsom Eyes California Governor's Office

Gavin Newsom Eyes California Governor's Office

Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom announced on Wednesday that he is creating a committee to run for governor of California in... Watch »

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
Examining Proposed CA

Examining Proposed CA "Driving Fee"

Gasoline prices are low for now, but Californians pay 40 cents per gallon above the national average. Watch »

Feb 9, 2015
President Barack Obama Planning Trip to Bay Area

President Barack Obama Planning Trip to Bay Area

President Barack Obama is returning to the Bay Area this week as he prepares to push for changes in cybersecurity... Read »

Feb 9, 2015
House GOP Approves Full Obamacare Repeal

House GOP Approves Full Obamacare Repeal

House Republicans once again voted to fully repeal the Affordable Care Act on Tuesday, continuing their efforts... Read »

Feb 3, 2015
Vaccination: Rights of Citizens Versus the Role of Gov.

Vaccination: Rights of Citizens Versus the Role of Gov.

With the recent measles outbreak in California, medical experts are scrambling to inform parents about the value of... Watch »

Feb 8, 2015
Kamala Harris Stakes Out Her Turf in California Senate Bid

Kamala Harris Stakes Out Her Turf in California Senate Bid

It's been more than three weeks since she announced her U.S. Senate candidacy and Kamala Harris hasn't spoken a word... Read »

Feb 4, 2015

"Death With Dignity" Debate Returns to Sacramento

The "Death With Dignity" debate is back in Sacramento. Two lawmakers have introduced a bill that would... Watch »

Feb 2, 2015

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