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Major Parties Lose More Ground Among Calif. Voters

Major Parties Lose More Ground Among Calif. Voters

A new report says California's two major political parties are losing ground as more voters decline to state a party... Read »

Feb 19, 2014
Woman Tricked Into Miscarriage Pleads for New Law

Woman Tricked Into Miscarriage Pleads for New Law

A Florida woman who authorities say was tricked into taking abortion drugs by her ex-boyfriend is urging... Read »

Feb 19, 2014
Ex-Congressman Arrested in Zimbabwe: Report

Ex-Congressman Arrested in Zimbabwe: Report

A Zimbabwean official said Tuesday morning that immigration officers had arrested former Read »

Feb 18, 2014
House OKs Raising the Debt Ceiling

House OKs Raising the Debt Ceiling

The House passed a bill to raise the debt ceiling Tuesday, clearing the way for the Treasury Department to... Read »

Feb 11, 2014
More Subpoenas Coming in N.J. Bridge Closure Probe

More Subpoenas Coming in N.J. Bridge Closure Probe

More than a dozen additional subpoenas surrounding the George Washington Bridge scandal are expected to be issued by... Read »

Feb 10, 2014
UK Immigration Minister Resigns Over Undocumented Housekeeper

UK Immigration Minister Resigns Over Undocumented Housekeeper

Britain's immigration minister, already under fire for what critics said was an overly harsh crackdown on... Read »

Feb 9, 2014
California AG Kamala Harris Files for Re-Election

California AG Kamala Harris Files for Re-Election

California Attorney General Kamala Harris took out papers to run for re-election this morning at San Francisco City... Read »

Feb 12, 2014
Sandra Fluke Won't Run for Congress

Sandra Fluke Won't Run for Congress

Women's rights activist Sandra Fluke has decided not to run for Congress this year, announcing instead that she will... Read »

Feb 5, 2014
N.J. Congressman to Resign, Join Law Firm

N.J. Congressman to Resign, Join Law Firm

New Jersey Rep. Rob Andrews has announced he's resigning from his congressional post after holding the seat for more... Watch »

Feb 5, 2014
Christie Campaign Seeks OK to Raise Funds

Christie Campaign Seeks OK to Raise Funds

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie's campaign committee is seeking approval to raise hundreds of thousands... Read »

Feb 3, 2014
Former Virginia Governor's Pre-Trial Talks Limited

Former Virginia Governor's Pre-Trial Talks Limited

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and wife Maureen were given strict orders Monday not to discuss... Read »

Feb 3, 2014
Immigration Reform Standoff in Washington?

Immigration Reform Standoff in Washington?

Immigration reform may be returning to center stage in Washington. There may be movement in a long-existing standoff... Watch »

Feb 2, 2014
Tax on Soda, Sweetened Drinks Floated in SF

Tax on Soda, Sweetened Drinks Floated in SF

San Francisco officials again are trying to improve residents' health and raise money for government coffers... Read »

Feb 2, 2014
Christie Knew of Bridge Closures, Ex-Ally's Lawyer Says

Christie Knew of Bridge Closures, Ex-Ally's Lawyer Says

Gov. Chris Christie knew about the lane closings on the George Washington Bridge as they were happening,... Watch »

Feb 1, 2014

"Pocket Tweet" Strikes Again for Former Senator Scott Brown

It appears the "pocket tweet" has struck again for former U.S. Senator Scott Brown. Brown's 64,000 Twitter followers... Read »

Jan 31, 2014
First Lady Michelle Obama Visits San Francisco

First Lady Michelle Obama Visits San Francisco

First Lady Michelle Obama is expected in San Francisco on Thursday and Friday for Democratic fundraisers including... Watch »

Jan 30, 2014
Gov. Brown Urges Water Conservation

Gov. Brown Urges Water Conservation

At a meeting in Los Angeles Thursday, Brown met with Southern California water officials to discuss what's on... Read »

Jan 30, 2014
Republicans Tout

Republicans Tout "Opportunity" in Response to Obama Address

U.S. Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, the top-ranking Republican woman in Congress, delivered the sanctioned Republican... Read »

Jan 29, 2014
What We Learned From the State of the Union Address

What We Learned From the State of the Union Address

President Barack Obama made sweeping statements during his State of the Union address but presented... Read »

Jan 29, 2014
Army Ranger Honored During State of the Union Address

Army Ranger Honored During State of the Union Address

Sgt. First Class Cory Remsburg, a guest of Michelle Obama, had the entire room in a standing ovation near the end of... Read »

Jan 28, 2014
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