Politics

U.S. President Donald Trump talks to journalists during a news conference about his administration's response to the ongoing global coronavirus pandemic in the Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House July 22, 2020 in Washington, DC.
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KCBS Radio Afternoon News
July 23, 2020 - 2:47 pm
President Donald Trump has announced the cancellation of the planned in-person Republican National Convention, set to take place in Jacksonville, Florida next month.
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RADIO.COM Staff
July 23, 2020 - 9:21 am
With the first wave of expanded COVID-19 unemployment benefits set to expire at the end of this month, officials are weighing the possibility of lowering the amount of the weekly payment but extending its duration through the end of the year.
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Tim Ryan
July 23, 2020 - 8:59 am
The fight to keep Caltrain running has turned into a political battle between San Francisco, Santa Clara and San Mateo counties.
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1010 WINS Newsroom
July 23, 2020 - 8:56 am
Michael Cohen is heading back to home confinement again after a federal judge on Thursday ordered his release from an upstate New York prison by Friday afternoon.
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Former U.S. Vice President and Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden speaks during a campaign kickoff rally, May 18, 2019 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
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KCBS Radio Afternoon News
July 22, 2020 - 5:46 pm
The shortlist is getting little shorter as former Vice President Joe Biden gets closer to naming his pick for a running mate.
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A federal officer points to a protester while clearing a street in Portland, July 20, 2020
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Tim Ryan
July 21, 2020 - 8:49 am
President Trump says he may send federal troops to Oakland. Local leaders and lawyers say they plan to push back against that move.
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President Donald Trump pauses as he speaks during an event on regulatory reform on the South Lawn of the White House, Thursday, July 16, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
AP News
July 20, 2020 - 3:23 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is refusing to publicly commit to accepting the results of the upcoming White House election, recalling a similar threat he made weeks before the 2016 vote, as he scoffs at polls showing him lagging behind Democrat Joe Biden. Trump says it's too early to...
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The challenger to Nancy Pelosi's Congressional seat, Shahid Buttar, addresses a crowd of supporters.
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Doug Sovern
July 17, 2020 - 5:48 pm
For the first time ever, Nancy Pelosi faces a general election challenge not from a Republican opponent, but from a fellow Democrat, a progressive attorney who is coming after her from the left. Her challenger is a Muslim immigrant from London who is a Stanford Law School graduate, an accomplished...
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Doug Sovern
July 16, 2020 - 4:20 pm
California continues to be in the grip of a worsening coronavirus pandemic, with local governments and school districts struggling to figure out how to handle the crisis . Meanwhile, Congress is at an impasse over another major relief package with Democrats calling for a $3 trillion measure, while...
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President Donald Trump walks to the White House residence after exiting Marine One on the South Lawn on June 25, 2020 in Washington, DC. President Trump traveled to Wisconsin on Thursday for a Fox News town hall event and a visit to a shipbuilder.
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Doug Sovern
July 13, 2020 - 4:07 pm
Most polls continue to show Joe Biden leading President Donald Trump, nationally and in key battleground states, and Biden has pulled ahead of the president in the money-raising race, too. But the Trump campaign dismisses those polls, pointing to what happened in 2016, and insists the race will...
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