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Soda Tax Ads to Air During World Series, Thanks to Bloomberg

Soda Tax Ads to Air During World Series, Thanks to Bloomberg

Michael Bloomberg, the former mayor of New York City who tried -- but failed -- to ban big sodas while running... Read »

Oct 24, 2014
Race for Calif. Education's Top Spot

Race for Calif. Education's Top Spot

With the midterm elections less than two weeks away, an unlikely race is heating up — the one for the Calif. Watch »

Oct 24, 2014
Tea Party Lawsuit Against IRS Dismissed

Tea Party Lawsuit Against IRS Dismissed

A federal judge has dismissed two lawsuits stemming from the government's alleged mistreatment of conservative... Read »

Oct 23, 2014
 Ex-SJPD Officer Says Mayor Reed Aide Told Him to

Ex-SJPD Officer Says Mayor Reed Aide Told Him to "Lie"

More serious fallout from the allegations by a former San Jose police recruit: Now a former San Jose police officer... Watch »

Oct 23, 2014
California Malpractice Cap Generates Big Spending

California Malpractice Cap Generates Big Spending

Bob Pack wanted to go after the HMO doctors for recklessly prescribing painkillers to a drug-abusing nanny who ran... Read »

Oct 28, 2014
Vote-By-Mail Envelopes Printed with Wrong Election Date

Vote-By-Mail Envelopes Printed with Wrong Election Date

Alameda County officials want to remind voters that Election Day is Nov. 4 after the county's registrar of voters... Watch »

Oct 28, 2014
Cortese Calls for Change in SJPD Union Leadership

Cortese Calls for Change in SJPD Union Leadership

The San Jose mayoral race took a strange turn Tuesday when the police union-backed candidate, Dave Cortese, called... Watch »

Oct 21, 2014
Rivals Debate in New Hampshire Senate Race

Rivals Debate in New Hampshire Senate Race

Republican challenger Scott Brown continued to hammer away at Democrat Jeanne Shaheen's record in Washington as the... Watch »

Oct 22, 2014
Outcome of San Jose's Mayoral Race Remains in the Air

Outcome of San Jose's Mayoral Race Remains in the Air

NBC Bay Area Political Analyst examines the latest on the San Jose mayoral race and shows why it's such a mystery. Watch »

Oct 20, 2014
First Televised Interview With Lockyers

First Televised Interview With Lockyers

At one point, not too many years ago, Nadia Lockyer seemed to have it all. She sat on the Santa Ana School Board... Watch »

Oct 21, 2014
Roundtable: California Midterm Elections

Roundtable: California Midterm Elections

Less than three weeks away from midterm elections in California, several key issues and races are at stake. Watch »

Oct 28, 2014
In SF, Hillary Clinton Addresses Sold-Out Women’s Luncheon

In SF, Hillary Clinton Addresses Sold-Out Women’s Luncheon

Hillary Rodham Clinton is urging Democratic voters not to be complacent about the November midterm elections, saying... Read »

Oct 28, 2014
17th Congressional District Race Intensifies

17th Congressional District Race Intensifies

The 17th Congressional District race between democrats Mike Honda and Ro Khanna intensified this past week when both... Watch »

Oct 28, 2014
CA Gov. Candidate Adds Another $1 Million of Own Money

CA Gov. Candidate Adds Another $1 Million of Own Money

Former U.S. Treasury official Neel Kashkari is contributing another $1 million of his own money to his campaign for... Read »

Oct 28, 2014
Rival's Campaign Book Falls Into Hands of SoCal Congressman's Staff

Rival's Campaign Book Falls Into Hands of SoCal Congressman's Staff

A new bombshell dropped Friday in the race for California’s 52nd Congressional District when both candidates... Watch »

Oct 20, 2014
Campaign Ad Featuring James Foley Pulled

Campaign Ad Featuring James Foley Pulled

A conservative ad campaign that featured James Foley, the New Hampshire journalist slain by ISIS, moments before his... Read »

Oct 17, 2014
Electric Fan Threatens to Derail Fla. Gubernatorial Debate

Electric Fan Threatens to Derail Fla. Gubernatorial Debate

The ferocious race for Florida governor took a surreal turn when a small electric fan threatened to derail Wednesday... Watch »

Oct 16, 2014
CA Supreme Court Clears Way for High-Speed Rail Project

CA Supreme Court Clears Way for High-Speed Rail Project

The California Supreme Court decided Wednesday not to consider an appeal of a case brought by opponents of the... Read »

Oct 15, 2014
Obama Postpones Connecticut Trip For Ebola Meeting

Obama Postpones Connecticut Trip For Ebola Meeting

President Barack Obama's scheduled trip to Bridgeport Wednesday has been postponed so he can meet at the White House... Read »

Oct 15, 2014
Campaign Ad Depicts Kashkari Rescuing

Campaign Ad Depicts Kashkari Rescuing "Drowning" Child

In his first TV ad of the general election, Republican gubernatorial candidate Neel Kashkari accuses Gov. Read »

Oct 28, 2014

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