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Sen. Feinstein accuses spy agency of infiltrating Intelligence Committee computers.
Editorial: President Obama finally takes on plight of young black and Latino men with My Brother’s KeeperThursday, March 13, 2014 at 12:00 AM
Since World War II, the post-presidency years of most of our former chief executives have centered around the construction of their presidential libraries, writing their memoirs, burnishing their legacies through foundations, making vast amounts...
Crossing into the U.S. illegally is not a capital crime. Yet since 2010, some 20 people have been fatally shot by Border Patrol agents along the U.S.-Mexico border.
Sacramento City Council backs off move to kill 10-day public notice rule for big contracts.
Text of Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Dianne Feinstein's statement on the Senate floor about her committee's investigation into allegations of CIA abuse in its detention and interrogation program, as provided by her office:
Dear EarthTalk: How can it be that carbon dioxide emissions are the lowest they have been in the United States in 20 years despite the fact that we have no binding federal legislation limiting them? - Jason Johnson, Port Chester, N.Y.
Dear EarthTalk: How is it that global warming could cause an increase in health problems and disease epidemics? Do we have any evidence that it is already happening? - Jim Merrill, Provo, Utah
The biggest drug problem in the United States is not the one we think we have: illegal drugs. It is drugs prescribed by doctors.
The owners of a pivotal parcel for the proposed downtown arena are claiming that they can’t get a fair shake in Sacramento.
Which comes first, the chicken or the egg? An age-old philosophical question to be sure, but in California, the chicken comes first. In Missouri, it seems to be a different story entirely.