SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- Warning that it will only amount to a small down payment on a large and costly problem, California Gov. Jerry Brown unveiled a $437-million request Friday to speed up flood control efforts in Northern...Read more
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Rep. Darrell Issa, R-Calif., said Friday night that a special prosecutor should be tapped to investigate Russian interference in the 2016 election, a stance that mirrors the calls of congressional Democrats to sideline the...Read more
MADISON, Wis. -- Wisconsin Attorney General Brad Schimel asked the U.S. Supreme Court on Friday to reinstate election maps that a panel of three federal judges found unconstitutional.
Last year, the panel ruled 2-1 that ...Read more
CHICAGO – Three federal judges expressed skepticism Friday toward claims that Wisconsin Republicans deliberately made it harder for minorities to vote, raising the prospect they would reinstate limits on early voting. ...Read more
SAN JOSE, Calif. -- Hundreds more residents were cleared to return to their homes Friday, and city officials said they don't believe any houses were damaged beyond repair after Coyote Creek overspilled its banks Tuesday in...Read more
While Latinos are divided about their future in the United States under President Donald Trump, many believe social and political conditions for Latinos will worsen, particularly with mass deportations on the horizon, ...Read more
Man who destroyed Trump's Walk of Fame star returns brass pieces to police
LOS ANGELES -- The man who smashed President Donald Trump's Hollywood Walk of Fame star with a sledgehammer and pickax last year won't be ...Read more
ATLANTA -- The uneasy clash between grass-roots activists and establishment figures at the Democratic National Committee meeting in Atlanta isn't hard to spot. It's on display at caucus meetings, panel discussions and the ...Read more
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- A man charged with killing one man and shooting two others at Austins Bar & Grill in Olathe, Kan., has been returned to Johnson County to face charges.
Adam W. Purinton was returned to Johnson County ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- The shooting at a bar in a suburb of Kansas City of two Indian immigrants, one of whom died, is likely to become the first test of the Trump administration's view of what role the federal government should ...Read more