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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
Wendy Davis, Bristol Palin Trade Barbs

Wendy Davis, Bristol Palin Trade Barbs

Texas gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis defended her parenting record following a report calling parts of... Read »

Jan 28, 2014
Mayoral Candidates Met With Finance Scandal Suspect

Mayoral Candidates Met With Finance Scandal Suspect

NBC 7 has learned both mayoral candidates David Alvarez and Kevin Faulconer met with a key player in a... Watch »

Jan 28, 2014
Christie Bridge Ally in Another Scandal: Report

Christie Bridge Ally in Another Scandal: Report

One of New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's closest allies, who's already embroiled in the bridge-closing... Read »

Jan 28, 2014
Christie's Numbers Tank as Scandals Continue: Poll

Christie's Numbers Tank as Scandals Continue: Poll

Embattled New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's favorability among Americans has taken a hit since the scandal in... Read »

Jan 28, 2014
70 Percent of Americans Dissatisfied With Economy: Poll

70 Percent of Americans Dissatisfied With Economy: Poll

On the eve of Tuesday’s State of the Union address, 68 percent of Americans say the country is either stagnant... Read »

Jan 28, 2014
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