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12 hrs ago | The Washington Post
About a dozen former CIA officials named in a classified Senate report on decade-old agency interrogation practices were notified in recent days that they would be able to review parts of the document in a secure room in suburban Washington after signing a secrecy agreement.
17 hrs ago | East Bay Express
The Oakland City Council threw its support behind efforts to end the three year-long federal medical marijuana crackdown in California.
California First Lady Anne Gust Brown and Gov. Jerry Brown speak with Jose Antonio Meade Kuribrena, Secretary of Foreign Affairs of Mexico, during a luncheon at The California Chamber of Commerce on Wednesday, July 23, 2014.
President Obama today signed the Distinguished Flying Cross National Memorial Act, legislation sponsored by Senator Barbara Boxer that designates the Distinguished Flying Cross Memorial at the March Field Air Museum in Riverside, California, as a national memorial to recognize members of our Armed Forces who have distinguished themselves by heroism ... (more)
One never knows when an opportunity will present itself. Sometimes it falls in one's lap, other times, it takes scratching and clawing so that "luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity" holds true.
Some years ago, Hispanic Republican state legislators reached a high water mark of five members in the California State Assembly .
The CIA obtained a legally protected, confidential email between whistleblower officials and Congress this spring, raising questions over whether the agency illegally has access to other communications regarding whistleblowers, McClatchy reported.
Some of them were furious, while Democratic Senate aides were angry that they were given the chance in the first place.
The physical conditions - recovering 298 bodies from the MH17 crash site in a war zone - verge on the impossible.
Homeless kids count. And they need to be counted accurately. So I am encouraged that Senators Dianne Feinstein and Rob Portman introduced legislation yesterday [7/24] to fix a long-standing injustice in the way our nation counts homeless kids, that has kept about 900,000 children and families from federal assistance programs designed to help them.
Hillary Clinton is never one to lead from the front. It was former New York mayor Michael Bloomberg who got on a plane to show solidarity with the Israelis and debunk the need for a flight ban.
Has President Barack Obama detached himself from the painful realities his inept Presidency created and withdrawn into the comfort zone of his admirers? Obama's popularity is down in all areas in the United States, with many of Obama's historic supporters telling him to change his course of action.
Rep. Jared Huffman and other members of the California Congressional delegation are urging Interior Secretary Sally Jewell to prohibit any new offshore oil and gas lease sales in the California Outer Continental Shelf Planning Areas as her department develops the next schedule of potential offshore oil and gas lease sales.
The Obama administration is weighing giving refugee status to young people from Honduras as part of a plan to slow the influx of unaccompanied minors arriving at the U.S.-Mexico border, White House officials said Thursday.
So what would compel someone to launch a super PAC devoted to drafting a presidential candidate who was widely seen as torpedoing his potential bid with a single disastrous interview? "I'm a fan of Brian Schweitzer ," said Pat Perugino , who described himself as a 23-year-old Connecticut political consultant.
Jerry Brown, California's 76-year-old governor, is running for reelection this year to a post he first won in 1974.
Updated: Sun Jul 27, 2014 07:32 pm
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