Kamala Harris: Oakland Native Set To Face Historic Challenges As Vice PresidentMuch has been made of the Kamala Harris biography, from Oakland to the White House. It would be a monumental story at any time, but the Vice President-elect is about to become a historic figure in wildly historic times.
Santa Clara University President Kevin O’Brien Celebrates Inaugural Day Mass For President-Elect Joe BidenPresident-elect Joe Biden began his inauguration day Wednesday with a mass at The Cathedral of St. Matthew the Apostle officiated by Santa Clara University President Father Kevin O’Brien.
Indian Village Cheers For Harris Before InaugurationPeople in a tiny Indian village surrounded by rice paddies flocked to a Hindu temple, burst crackers and uttered prayers Wednesday hours before its descendant, Kamala Harris, takes her oath of office to become the U.S. vice president.
Biden 'Convinced' 100 Million People Can Be Vaccinated In First 100 DaysPresident-elect Joe Biden on Friday announced the framework of his plan to administer COVID-19 vaccines to the American population, a day after unveiling his $1.9 trillion coronavirus economic relief package.
Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office Launches Extremist Task Force Ahead Of Biden InaugurationOne week after the siege of the U.S. Capitol by President Donald Trump's supporters and days before President-elect Joe Biden is sworn in, the Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Office has launched a newly formed task force to “combat right-wing terrorists.”
Capitol Siege: Airbnb Says It Will Try To Ban Rioters From Inauguration StaysAirbnb announced on Monday plans to attempt to restrict rioters who stormed the Capitol from returning to the Washington, DC area for next week's presidential inauguration.
Biden Criticizes Trump But Doesn't Endorse Pelosi’s Plans For ImpeachmentPresident-elect Joe Biden said Friday that President Donald Trump isn't "fit for the job," but he repeatedly refused to endorse growing calls from Democratic leaders to impeach him a second time.
Congress Affirms Biden's Win After Deadly Assault On U.S. CapitolVice President Mike Pence announced early Thursday morning that President-elect Joe Biden won the presidency, after Congress completed the counting of the Electoral College votes. The affirmation came hours after an assault by rioters who stormed the U.S. Capitol in an effort to halt the process.
Capitol Siege: 'Anti-MAGA' Car Caravan Protest Held In San Francisco; Larger Protest PlannedAn impromptu car caravan protest was held in San Francisco on Wednesday in response to the violent siege at U.S. Capitol by supporters of President Donald Trump.
California House Minority Leader Gives Green Light to Right-Wing Push to Overturn Biden WinHouse Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Bakersfield) has quietly blessed an effort by conservative lawmakers to overturn President-elect Joe Biden's victory when a joint session of Congress meets later this week.
State Supreme Court Moves Forward With Murder Charge Over Stillborn BabyThe California Supreme Court denied a request to stop the prosecution of a woman charged with murder for using methamphetamine before her fetus was stillborn.
Biden Transition Team Slams Twitter Over Plan To Wipe Followers From White House AccountsPresident-elect Joe Biden's transition team has criticized San Francisco-based Twitter's decision to not allow the millions of followers of the White House Twitter accounts to be automatically retained when the accounts are handed over to the new administration.
Jennifer Granholm Perfect Fit To Lead Biden Energy Department, UC Berkeley Colleague SaysPresident-elect Joe Biden has indicated he wants to chart a new course for sustainable energy in this country. And by selecting Jennifer Granholm as his nominee for Secretary of Energy, he has chosen someone who isn't afraid to be high-profile.
Biden Poised To Nominate Former Michigan Governor, UC Berkeley Professor Jennifer Granholm As Energy SecretaryPresident-elect Joe Biden is poised to tap former Michigan Gov. and UC Berkeley professor Jennifer Granholm to lead the Department of Energy, two people familiar with the matter say.
Electoral College: Vote By California's 55 Electors Cement Biden Victory Over TrumpCalifornia electors on Monday cast the state’s 55 votes for President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris, formally cementing the Democratic presidential ticket’s victory over President Donald Trump.