Vicky Hennessy Sworn In As First Female Sheriff Of San FranciscoNewly-elected San Francisco Sheriff Vicki Hennessy was sworn in at San Francisco City Hall Friday morning as the city's 35th sheriff and the first woman to hold the office.
Feinstein, Cruz Exchange Heated Words Over China, Sanctuary CitiesRepublican presidential candidate Ted Cruz and five-term Democratic Sen. Dianne Feinstein engaged in a heated exchange on the Senate floor on Wednesday over "sanctuary cities" that shield residents from federal immigration authorities.
Sen. Feinstein Wants DIY Bomb-Making Guide 'Anarchist's Cookbook' Off The InternetDo-it-yourself manuals for making explosives are caught in the latest salvo between First Amendment rights and the war on terrorism.
Senators Feinstein, Boxer Push To Reverse California's Vaccine Exemptions Amid Measles OutbreakCalifornia Sens. Barbara Boxer and Dianne Feinstein are asking state health officials to reconsider the state’s policy on vaccine exemptions.
Dianne Feinstein: Torture Program 'Far More Brutal' Than CIA ClaimedAmerican embassies, military units and other U.S. interests are preparing for possible security threats related to the release of a report on the CIA's harsh interrogation techniques at secret overseas facilities after the 9/11 terror attacks.
Phil Matier: Will Dianne Feinstein Back SF’s Mayor Lee In His Re-Election Bid?San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee may not be able to count Senator Dianne Feinstein among his backers for his re-election campaign.
Phil Matier: Is Senator Feinstein Putting San Francisco’s Mayor Lee On The Hot Seat Over Airbnb Legislation?California Sen. Dianne Feinstein has some strong words about proposed Airbnb legislation under consideration by the San Francisco Board of Supervisors and doesn't want anything getting pushed through too soon.
Senator Feinstein Laments Scandals Plaguing 49ers, NFLSenator Dianne Feinstein lamented the scandals plaguing the NFL Sunday morning.
U.S. Senator Feinstein Pushes Cyber-Security Bill; Civil Liberties Activists Say It’s Flawed Senator Dianne Feinstein is urging Silicon Valley leaders to call their congressional representatives to express their support for her cyber-security bill, which is facing opposition from privacy advocates.
Mayor, Supes Trying To Keep Lucas Museum In San FranciscoSan Francisco politicians were rolling out the welcome mat for George Lucas' collection of American art and movie memorabilia in an effort to keep the "Star Wars" creator from moving his proposed museum to Chicago.
Feinstein Tweaks California Drought Bill To Improve ProspectsSen. Dianne Feinstein said Thursday she has dropped $300 million in emergency spending from drought-relief legislation to try to improve prospects for getting the bill passed.
Ex-CIA Director’s Comment About ‘Emotional’ Feinstein Stirs Sexism DebateTop Democrats are voicing outrage to comments made by former CIA chief Michael Hayden during an appearance on Fox News Sunday where he questioned Sen. Dianne Feinstein’s objectivity in a spying probe based on her “emotional feeling.”