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1 hr ago | Washington Post
CIA Director John Brennan is regarded by many inside the agency as the most detail-oriented spy chief in a generation, an executive who maintains such tight control of departments and decisions that some subordinates grumble at his reluctance to delegate.
5 hrs ago | Channel3000
President Barack Obama acknowledged Friday that the United States "crossed a line" and tortured al Qaeda detainees after the 9/11 terror attacks.
8 hrs ago | The Nation
With due respect to congressional Republicans who want to hold President Obama to account for supposedly exceeding his executive authority, and to congressional Democrats who want to hold House Republicans to account for failing to live up to their legislative responsibilities, members of both parties should be focusing now on the question of how ... (more)
12 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee
Breaking news and insight from Bee reporters on the central San Joaquin Valley's lawmakers, movers and shakers.
16 hrs ago | National Public Radio
CIA director John Brennan apologized to Sen. Dianne Feinstein, who had accused the CIA of spying on her committee's computers.
CalPERS board member Priya Mathur has lost a fight over whether her challenger, Leyne Milstein, made a misleading statement when he said "recent CalPERS board decisions" resulted in "what could easily be 55% increases or greater in pension costs for more than 400 participating local agencies over the next six years..." Mathur protested that the ... (more)
They called the period, from the first week of July to the second week of August, dies caniculares because a particularly bright star, dubbed the "dog star," became invisible during midsummer and, they believed, made the sun even hotter than usual.
On March 11, Sen. Dianne Feinstein , the chairwoman of the Senate intelligence committee, strode on to the Senate floor and made a shocking charge : the CIA had spied on committee investigators who were examining the CIA's past use of harsh interrogation techniques .
After a two year hiatus, the tradition of Seersucker Thursday returned to the Senate today with lawmakers donning their finest seersucker suits.
Yee entered his plea in U.S. District Court in San Francisco to a new federal grand jury indictment issued last week that added to charges originally lodged by the same panel in April against Yee, alleged Chinatown gang leader Raymond "Shrimp Boy" Chow and 27 others.
Findings of the investigation by the CIA Inspector General’s Office “include a judgment that some CIA employees acted in a manner inconsistent with the common understanding reached between SSCI and the CIA in 2009,” CIA spokesman Dean Boyd said in a statement.
There is no doubt the integrity of our communications and the privacy of our online activities have been the biggest casualty of the NSA's unfettered surveillance of our digital lives.
Deadly violence, ongoing tensions and the deliberate downing of a passenger airplane .
U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein continued her push against expanding gambling in California, writing a letter Wednesday urging Attorney General Eric Holder to support a bill to ban internet gambling.
After two years, Seersucker Thursday finally returns to the Senate. Back in June, when the House side hosted its own seersucker celebration, HOH ran an item Seersucker Day: Trent Lott's Fashion Do's and Don'ts .
California has never elected a woman or LGBT individual as governor. But on Wednesday, one state politician will make history on both counts -- albeit for only a few hours.
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 09:16 pm
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