Paul Ryan has changed the Electoral College math. With the pick, Romney has chosen a path that writes off almost all of the country and focuses the election on the industrial Midwest.
The City of San Francisco is launching a long-term program aimed at putting more firefighters and police officers on the streets, with the ultimate goals of making the city safer, replacing retirees and cutting down on overtime.
Despite expecting to add several officers this summer, the police department is still hundreds of officers short.
Retirees in Contra Costa County are not happy about a new health plan that has them paying a higher co-payment.