For just the eighth time in history, no player has been elected into the Baseball Hall of Fame, following a vote by the Baseball Writers Association of America.
On Election Night 2012, many Californians found it hard to understand why people in Florida and Ohio had to stand in line for up to eight hours to vote.
Roseanne Barr is running for president under the Peace & Freedom ticket. Barr touted legalizing pot in a campaign stop in Oakland Thursday. Juliette Goodrich reports…
Comedian Roseanne Barr is making a run for president as the candidate for the Peace and Freedom Party.
After a lengthy debate, the Berkeley City Council voted 6-3 early Wednesday morning in favor of putting a measure on the November ballot that would prohibit sitting on sidewalks near businesses during daytime hours.
California voters will decide in November whether to require special labels for foods that contain genetically modified ingredients.
Barry Garner has already implemented changes to the procedures including an election manual and training for poll employees.
The City Council on Tuesday unanimously approved putting a minimum wage ordinance on the Nov. 6 ballot. If approved, the minimum wage would rise from $8 to $10 an hour, with annual inflation adjustments.
Embattled Oakland Mayor Jean Quan appears likely to survive a pair of recall efforts which have been aimed at her for much of the past year.
Monday marked the first day of voting for the June primary election. Ballots for the June 5 contest were going out, and in-person voting was an option at local registrar’s offices.