Politics

In this May 16, 2016 file photo Samantha Bee attends the Turner Network 2016 Upfronts in New York. Bee is back on television, saying she's angry that the controversy over her use of a crude epithet to describe Ivanka Trump distracted from more important i
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June 07, 2018 - 10:28 am
"I should have known that a potty-mouthed insult would be inherently more interesting ... than this juvenile immigration policy," - Samantha Bee
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Taser/Stun Gun
June 06, 2018 - 10:37 am
A citywide proposition put forth by the San Francisco Police Officers Association that outlined a policy for when police officers could use Taser stun guns appears to have been defeated by voters....
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This combination photo shows President Donald Trump at a campaign rally in Moon Township, Pa., on March 10, 2018, left, and Kim Kardashian-West at the NBCUniversal Network 2017 Upfront in New York on May 15, 2017. Kardashian-West arrived at the White Hous
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June 06, 2018 - 10:18 am
Trump commuted the sentence Wednesday of a woman serving a life sentence for drug offenses whose cause was championed by reality TV star Kim Kardashian West in a recent visit to the White House...
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Young students writing notes in classroom
June 06, 2018 - 9:56 am
Sonoma County voters passed three bond measures for facility improvements in three school districts Tuesday, according to complete unofficial election results. All three measures needed 55% percent approval...
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MIAMI, FL - FEBRUARY 20: Electronic cigarettes with different flavored E liquid are seen on display at the Vapor Shark store on February 20, 2014 in Miami, Florida. As the popularity of E- cigarettes continue to grow, leading U.S. tobacco companies such a
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June 06, 2018 - 9:23 am
A proposal to ban the sale of candy-flavored tobacco products in San Francisco appears to be supported by the majority of the city's voters in Tuesday's election...
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View of the San Francisco Bay from a residential area in Oakland
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June 06, 2018 - 8:54 am
While a new tax to fund libraries in Oakland appears poised to pass comfortably in Tuesday's election, a sales tax hike in Alameda County was too close to call and could narrowly fail...
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Medical Cannabis / Marijuana
Medical Cannabis / Marijuana Medical Cannabis (Photo credit: Rick Loomis/Los Angeles Times/MCT/Sipa USA)
June 06, 2018 - 8:35 am
All four local measures in Marin County passed in the primary election Tuesday...
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Private Jet / Falcon 2000
Private Jet / Falcon 2000 (Photo credit: Ivan Cholakov)
June 06, 2018 - 8:19 am
Napa County appears to have voted to eliminate personal use airports and heliports on Tuesday, passing a countywide measure with 61% percent of the vote...
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In this Oct. 25, 2017 file photo, Senate Armed Services Chairman John McCain, R-Ariz., pauses before speaking to reporters during a meeting of the National Defense Authorization Act conferees, on Capitol Hill in Washington. A White House official dismisse
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June 05, 2018 - 9:05 pm
A West Wing aide who was dismissive of gravely ill Sen. John McCain during a closed-door meeting last month has left the White House...
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In this May 31, 2018 file photo Democratic Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom smiles at a campaign stop at Stakely's Barber Salon in Los Angeles. Newson is expected to easily top the field in the race for govenor, but former Los Angeles Antonio Villaraigosa and state
(Photo credit: AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes, File)
June 05, 2018 - 4:40 pm
Democrat Gavin Newsom and Republican John Cox have taken an early lead in the race to replace Jerry Brown as California governor...
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