Politics

President Donald Trump speaks during a Keep America Great rally on July 17, 2019 in Greenville, North Carolina.
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KCBS Radio Midday News
July 30, 2019 - 1:18 pm
Candidates looking to appear in California's presidential primary must release their tax returns under a law signed by Gov. Gavin Newsom on Tuesday. The measure clearly takes aim at President Donald Trump who was the first major party nominee since Gerald Ford in 1976 to withhold his tax returns ...
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Law enforcement on July 29, 2019 searches the home of Santino Legan, the alleged shooter who killed three people at the Gilroy Garlic Festival.
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KCBS Radio Morning News
July 29, 2019 - 10:02 am
New details are emerging about the deceased gunman in the Gilroy Garlic Festival shooting. Santino Wiliam Legan , 19, comes from a well-known family in the agricultural town. His father is a celebrated runner, one of the world's fastest among middle-aged men, while his grandfather was a county...
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FILE - In this Feb. 13, 2018, file photo, Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats speaks at a Senate Select Committee on Intelligence hearing on worldwide threats in Washington. Coats is to resign in days, after a two-year tenure marked by President Donald Trump's clashes with intelligence officials, U.S. officials confirmed on Sunday, July 28, 2019. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File)
July 29, 2019 - 5:02 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Dan Coats, director of national intelligence, is resigning after a turbulent two years in which he and President Donald Trump were often at odds over Russian interference in the 2016 election. Trump named a GOP congressman and fierce loyalist to replace him. Trump announced Coats...
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FILE- In this July 11, 2018, file photo Mick Mulvaney, listens during a news conference at the Department of Justice in Washington. Top White House aid Mick Mulvaney on Sunday, July 28, 2019 defended President Donald Trump's disparaging tweets about Rep. Elijah Cummings and his Baltimore district as a justified response to the lawmaker's criticism of administration border policies. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File)
July 28, 2019 - 1:42 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Upping a feud with an influential black lawmaker, President Donald Trump on Sunday assailed Rep. Elijah Cummings as a "racist" over the "rodent-infested mess" in his district while White House aides sought to downplay his comments as frustration over Democrats' unrelenting...
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James Monsees, co-founder of San Francisco-based Juul, testifies before the House Committee Oversight and Reform Economic and Consumer Policy subcommittee on July 25, 2019.
Jeffrey Schaub
July 25, 2019 - 3:44 pm
A top Juul executive told members of Congress today that the tobacco vaping product was never intended to be used by teens.
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Election Polling Place Station. Government, booth
Election Polling Place Station. Government, booth (Photo credit: Jixue Yang)
Patti Reising
July 25, 2019 - 3:12 pm
The state of California is looking for a few good men and women with strong analytical skills and lots of patience for its Citizens Redistricting Commission. The commission was created by California voters in 2008, authorizing a panel to draw the boundaries for the district maps of members of...
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Ben Terrall holds a protest sign that reads "Close The Camps" outside of the San Francisco Federal Courthouse on Wednesday, July 24, 2019 in San Francisco, Calif. A federal judge said Wednesday that the Trump administration can enforce its new restrictions on asylum for people crossing the U.S.-Mexico border while lawsuits challenging the policy play out. (AP Photo/Haven Daley)
July 25, 2019 - 5:47 am
A federal judge has ordered the Trump administration to stop denying asylum to anyone who transits through another country to reach the U.S. border, marking the latest legal defeat for a president waging an all-out battle to stem the flow of migrants entering from Mexico. The ruling by U.S...
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President Donald Trump speaks to members of the media at the White House in Washington, Wednesday, July 24, 2019, as he departs for a short trip to Andrews Air Force Base, Md., and onto Wheeling, W.Va., for a fundraiser. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
July 24, 2019 - 7:32 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said he probably wouldn't watch, but former special counsel Robert Mueller's testimony before Congress on Wednesday proved irresistible. The president fired off an onslaught of tweets before the back-to-back hearings even began at 8:30 a.m. All told, he...
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Former special counsel Robert Mueller, is sworn in before he testifies before the House Judiciary Committee hearing on his report on Russian election interference, on Capitol Hill, in Washington, Wednesday, July 24, 2019. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
July 24, 2019 - 4:09 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Robert Mueller, the taciturn lawman at the center of a polarizing American drama, bluntly dismissed President Donald Trump's claims of "total exoneration" Wednesday in the federal probe of Russia's 2016 election interference. In a long day of congressional testimony, Mueller...
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Jacquie Cadorette
July 24, 2019 - 5:32 am
Listen to Mueller's live testimony here on RADIO.COM. 3:26 pm EST : Schiff gave his closing statement. Mueller and Zebley were excused. 3:21 pm EST : The final questions are asked by Adam Schiff. He began by asking, "From your testimony today, I gather that you believe that knowingly accepting...
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