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When the FBI conducted a years-long undercover investigation of influence-peddling in the state Capitol during the 1980s, agents posed as businessmen seeking special state treatment for a fictional shrimp-processing plant.
William Hauck, former longtime head of the California Business Roundtable and a current member of the California State University Board of Trustees, has died.
There was a time not that long ago, Karen Hansen mused Saturday, that she would be hard-pressed to find five women to sit on a panel on construction.
Rep. Tom McClintock, a career politician who is a master of anti-government rhetoric, occupies one of the safest Republican congressional districts in America.
The state’s finances are improving, ramping up pressure on Gov. Jerry Brown and other Democrats to restore cuts in “safety net” services
Race leader Aliy Zirkle took a two-hour lead out of the Yukon River village of Kaltag on Saturday and became the first musher to reach the Alaska west coast community of Unalakleet in the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race.
A new report suggests the state and local governments in North Carolina could use drone aircraft for everything from law enforcement and hurricane recovery to tourism promotion and monitoring wildlife.
In rural Yuba and Sutter counties, about an hour’s drive north of Sacramento, Beale Air Force Base is as much a part of the area’s identity as the Sutter Buttes. For the economically struggling region, Beale is a lifeline.
DEKALB, Ill. - Northern Illinois safety Jimmie Ward planned to turn heads with his athleticism at the NFL scouting combine last month. He had trained hard and arrived in Indianapolis energized for his opportunity.
With free agent right-hander Ervin Santana reportedly lowering his demands to a one-year contract, the Baltimore Orioles are certainly interested.