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Lewinsky Talks Cyberbullying, Affair on TED Stage

Lewinsky Talks Cyberbullying, Affair on TED Stage

Monica Lewinsky spoke bluntly about cyberbullying and her own experience in the public spotlight Thursday, as the... Read »

Mar 20, 2015
Feds Investigating Ill. Ex-Congressman Schock: AP

Feds Investigating Ill. Ex-Congressman Schock: AP

The Justice Department has launched a formal criminal investigation into the office and campaign expenses of... Watch »

Mar 20, 2015
Trump Launches 2016 Exploratory Committee Ahead of NH Visit

Trump Launches 2016 Exploratory Committee Ahead of NH Visit

Business mogul Donald Trump is considering throwing his hat in the 2016 ring, announcing the formation of a... Read »

Mar 19, 2015
Back Behind Bars: Ex-Conn. Governor Sentenced to Prison Again

Back Behind Bars: Ex-Conn. Governor Sentenced to Prison Again

Former Connecticut Gov. John Rowland has been sentenced to 30 months in a campaign fraud case, 10 years to the day... Watch »

Mar 18, 2015
Ill. Rep. Schock Resigns Amid Questions Over Spending

Ill. Rep. Schock Resigns Amid Questions Over Spending

Illinois Rep. Aaron Schock resigned from Congress Tuesday following questions surrounding misuse of funds in his... Watch »

Mar 17, 2015

Photos of Rep. Aaron Schock's "Downton Abbey" Office

Photos of Rep. Aaron Schock's (R-IL) new office in the Rayburn Office Building, which was designed to resemble the... View »

Mar 17, 2015
Special Primary for Vacated State Senate Seat

Special Primary for Vacated State Senate Seat

Voters in parts of Contra Costa and Alameda counties will vote in a special primary election Tuesday for a successor... Watch »

Mar 16, 2015
Race to the Right: 2016 GOP Hopefuls' Conservative Tack

Race to the Right: 2016 GOP Hopefuls' Conservative Tack

Some of the top potential Republican presidential candidates are aggressively positioning themselves to the... Read »

Mar 16, 2015
San Jose Mayor Delivers First 'State of the City'

San Jose Mayor Delivers First 'State of the City'

San Jose's new mayor Sam Liccardo delivered his first "State of the City" address Saturday morning, and he... Watch »

Mar 15, 2015
California Water Board to Vote on Stricter Restrictions

California Water Board to Vote on Stricter Restrictions

California water regulators, alarmed by slack conservation three years into a crippling drought, took the... Watch »

Mar 17, 2015
Napa Police Investigating Fatal Officer-Involved Shooting

Napa Police Investigating Fatal Officer-Involved Shooting

Napa police are investigating an officer-involved shooting that occurred Friday evening in the Alta Heights area... Read »

Mar 15, 2015
Fact Check: Did Hillary Break The Law, Or the Rules?

Fact Check: Did Hillary Break The Law, Or the Rules?

The firestorm surrounding Hillary Clinton’s use of personal email during her time as secretary of state culminated... Watch »

Mar 13, 2015
Hillary Clinton Speaks at eBay Conference

Hillary Clinton Speaks at eBay Conference

Hillary Clinton made a surprise appearance at an eBay conference in San Jose on Wednesday where she addressed 500... Read »

Mar 12, 2015
Silicon Valley Tech Firms Flex Political Muscle

Silicon Valley Tech Firms Flex Political Muscle

The Silicon Valley may drive California's economic engine, but for years its political might has been missing. Watch »

Mar 9, 2015
Chicago Election Delays Obama Library Decision: AP Sources

Chicago Election Delays Obama Library Decision: AP Sources

President Barack Obama will hold off on announcing the location for his future presidential library until after... Read »

Mar 9, 2015
Vermont Town Elects Man Who Died a Day Before

Vermont Town Elects Man Who Died a Day Before

Voters in the Vermont town of Underhill have elected a man to serve on the select board who died a day before the... Read »

Mar 6, 2015
Rick Perry's Supporters Launch Super PAC

Rick Perry's Supporters Launch Super PAC

As former Texas Gov. Rick Perry readies a second presidential campaign, his supporters have created a super PAC... Read »

Mar 5, 2015
Top Democrat in Congress Will Run for Mikulski's Senate Seat

Top Democrat in Congress Will Run for Mikulski's Senate Seat

U.S. Rep. Chris Van Hollen of Maryland says he will run for the Senate seat that will be open when Sen. Read »

Mar 4, 2015

Best Political Mustaches

Chicago mayoral candidate Jesus "Chuy" Garcia isn't the only politician sporting the 'stache. View »

Mar 4, 2015
Lawmakers Want High Schools to Teach

Lawmakers Want High Schools to Teach "Yes Means Yes" for Sex

Two California lawmakers want to get a head start on preventing sexual assaults on college campuses by having high... Read »

Mar 4, 2015

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