Former ICE Head: Sheriff 'Just Making Excuses' In Fatal Shooting Of Woman On San Francisco PierA former Immigration and Customs Enforcement official has launched the latest salvo in the finger-pointing war over the case of the illegal immigrant who allegedly shot and killed a woman at San Francisco Pier 14.
Senate Creating Secret Encyclopedia Of US Spy ProgramsTrying to get a handle on hundreds of sensitive, closely held surveillance programs, a Senate committee is compiling a secret encyclopedia of American intelligence collection. Senator Dianne Feinstein initiated the effort in 2013.
Feinstein Encouraged By Pres. Obama's Pledge To 'Degrade And Destroy' ISISAfter calling President Barack Obama “too cautious” earlier this week, Senator Dianne Feinstein said she's encouraged by his pledge to “degrade and destroy” the Islamic militant group that has beheaded two American journalists.
Phil Matier: Lucas Downsizes Presidio Museum Proposal, But Is It Enough?The Presidio Trust is looking at plans for highly-sought after land in Crissy Field. One proposal is backed by filmmaker George Lucas.
Sen. Feinstein Blasts Karzai Over Refusal To Sign Deal California Sen. Dianne Feinstein had strong words about Afghanistan's president for refusing to sign an agreement governing the future of the American troop presence in his country.
Senator Feinstein Pushes To End Forced-Feedings At Guantanamo BayThe chair of the Senate Intelligence Committee says she’s against the force-feeding of hunger strikers at the Guantanamo Bay detention center and she’s expressed her concerns to the secretary of defense.
Sen. Feinstein Calls NRA 'An Institution Of Gun Manufacturers'Sen. Dianne Feinstein, who’s leading the push to restore an assault weapon ban, acknowledged on Sunday that the effort faces tough odds to pass Congress and she blamed the nation’s largest gun-rights group.
Feinstein Wins 4th Term By Wide Margin; Dems Keep SenateCalifornia voters decisively endorsed long-serving U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein on Tuesday, sending the powerful Democrat back to the nation’s capital for a fourth term.
Feinstein: Intelligence Mistake, Inadequate Security To Blame For Libyan Terror Attack The head of the U.S. Senate's Intelligence Committee said Tuesday that it appeared an intelligence flaw and inadequate security were to blame for the Sept. 11 terrorist attack on the American Embassy in Benghazi, Libya that claimed the lives of Ambassador Chris Stevens, a Bay Area native, and three others.
CBS 5 Poll: California's Democratic Leaders Lack Majority Approval RatingsCalifornia's top elected Democratic officials all lack majority approval ratings, according to a new KPIX-TV CBS 5 poll of the state's voters that was released Tuesday.
CBS 5 Poll: Prop. 29 Tobacco Tax Way Too Close To CallWith five days remaining until the deadline for voting, Proposition 29 may pass narrowly or may not pass, according to a new KPIX-TV CBS 5 poll released Thursday.
Feinstein Wants California Legislators To Curb Abusive Lawsuits Over ADAThe senator said she is concerned that some lawyers are taking advantage of small businesses by filing lawsuits under the Americans With Disabilities Act.