Politics

San Francisco Mayor London Breed (L) speaks during a press conference as San Francisco police chief William Scott (R) looks on at San Francisco City Hall on March 16, 2020 in San Francisco, California.
Justin Sullivan/Getty Images
KCBS Radio Overnight News
July 08, 2020 - 7:53 pm
San Francisco Mayor London Breed has announced she recently attended an event that was also attended by someone "who was aware that they had tested positive for COVID-19." The mayor said she is awaiting her own test results and will pull back on public events for the next 10 days.
Read More
President Donald Trump listens as Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador speaks during an event in the Rose Garden at the White House, Wednesday, July 8, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
AP News
July 08, 2020 - 5:41 pm
Determined to reopen America's schools despite coronavirus worries, President Donald Trump threatened Wednesday to hold back federal money if school districts don't bring their students back in the fall. He complained that his own public health officials' safety guidelines are impractical and too...
Read More
FILE - In this Aug. 13, 2019, file photo, pedestrians walk through the gates of Harvard Yard at Harvard University in Cambridge, Mass. Harvard and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology filed a federal lawsuit Wednesday, July 8, 2020, challenging the Trump administration's decision to bar international students from staying in the U.S. if they take classes entirely online this fall. Some institutions, including Harvard, have announced that all instruction will be offered remotely in the fall during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File)
AP News
July 08, 2020 - 6:52 am
BOSTON (AP) — Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology filed a federal lawsuit Wednesday challenging the Trump administration's decision to bar international students from staying in the U.S. if they take classes entirely online this fall. The lawsuit, filed in Boston's...
Read More
State of California Report Logo
Doug Sovern
July 07, 2020 - 9:02 pm
We are now just 17 weeks from Election Day in November, with the nation still in the throes of the coronavirus pandemic, and in many parts of the country, including California, it’s getting worse, not better. The debate rages on over the best way to ensure fair, safe voting this fall, with many...
Read More
AP News
July 06, 2020 - 3:56 pm
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Governors who ordered shutdowns as their states responded to the coronavirus pandemic were among millions of beneficiaries of the loan program created to help small businesses weather COVID-19's effect on the economy, data released Monday show. The governors of at least eight...
Read More
President Donald Trump speaks at Mount Rushmore National Monument Friday, July 3, 2020, in Keystone, S.D. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
AP News
July 03, 2020 - 9:28 pm
MOUNT RUSHMORE NATIONAL MEMORIAL, S.D. (AP) — At the foot of Mount Rushmore on the eve of Independence Day, President Donald Trump made a direct appeal to disaffected white voters four months before Election Day, accusing protesters who have pushed for racial justice of engaging in a “merciless...
Read More
The State of California
Doug Sovern
July 03, 2020 - 8:56 pm
As the nation continues to grapple with the coronavirus pandemic and the fight for racial justice and police reform after the killing of George Floyd, a veteran Bay Area member of Congress is coming to the fore Congresswoman Barbara Lee of Oakland is not only leading the way on civil rights, now...
Read More
The U.S. Supreme Court is seen Tuesday, June 30, 2020 in Washington. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
AP News
July 02, 2020 - 8:26 pm
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court in a 5-4 decision Thursday blocked a lower court ruling allowing curbside voting in Alabama and waiving some absentee ballot requirements during the COVID-19 pandemic. Conservative justices granted Alabama’s request to stay a federal judge’s order that...
Read More
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, speaks during a news conference at the State Department, Wednesday, July 1, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, Pool)
AP News
July 01, 2020 - 7:20 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Criticized for inaction, President Donald Trump and top officials on Wednesday stepped up their defense of the administration's response to intelligence assessments that Russia offered bounties for killing U.S. troops in Afghanistan. Trump's national security adviser said he had...
Read More
Kellyanne Conway
Alex Wong/Getty Images
Rebekah Sager
July 01, 2020 - 11:22 am
Kellyanne Conway's daughter has taken to TikTok to express her views on President Trump, and let's just say, unlike her mother, she's not a fan.
Read More

Pages