Hillary Clinton To Launch 2016 Presidential Campaign On SundayHillary Rodham Clinton will end months of speculation about her political future and launch her long-awaited 2016 presidential campaign on Sunday, according to people familiar with her plans.
#CamilleStrong Dublin Teen Battling Stage 4 Cancer Celebrates Her Last Chemo TreatmentThe Dublin teen battling cancer, who captured the hearts and minds of the nation, is celebrating her last chemotherapy treatment.
The President’s Student Aid Bill Of Rights – Does It Go Far Enough?The Student Aid Bill of Rights is President Obama's latest effort to improve the student lending experience. The measure is not a cure all, but it’s a start.
Record Number of UC Applicants; Napolitano-Brown Rift Leaves Allowed Enrollments UnclearUniversity of California admissions officers are sifting through a record number of applications, but it's still unclear exactly how many new students can enroll.
Operations Resume At Port Of Oakland, 28 Other West Coast Ports After Labor-Dispute SlowdownThe Port of Oakland was just one of 29 West Coast ports affected by a massive three-day labor slowdown, but as of Tuesday operations resumed amid a contract dispute.
Does An East Bay Congresswoman Have A Better Plan Than The President For Combating ISIS?Congresswoman Barbara Lee, who represents parts of the East Bay, talks about her plan for combating ISIS, but her critics are calling it a peace bill.
President Obama Deploys Labor Secretary To Intervene In West Coast Port DisputeThe nation's top labor official was scheduled to arrive in the Bay Area Monday to sit down with both sides of the contentious west coast port dispute sometime tomorrow.
Can The U.S. Combat ISIS Without Playing Into The Terrorist Group’s Strategies?Will it take United States military ground intervention to defeat ISIS or the Islamic State or does that play into the plans of these radicals? We talked to an Iranian studies expert specializing in international relations.
President Obama: Silicon Valley Cannot Protect Privacy By Itself, Enacts Cybersecurity Cooperation OrderPresident Obama stressed at a Stanford cybersecurity conference that the government and the private sector have to work together to combat cyber threats. He signed an executive order that encourages information sharing on the matter. (Complete Text And Word Cloud Infographic Of His Speech)
President Obama Heads To Stanford For First-Of-Its-Kind Cybersecurity SummitPresident Obama is set to arrive at Stanford for a cybersecurity summit -- the first event of its kind -- where hundreds of tech CEOs, along with White House staffers and law enforcement personnel, will be talking about what is now the number one threat to national security: cyber attackers.
President Obama Surprises Bay Area Teen Battling Stage 4 Cancer With A Tweet From Air Force OneCamille Chabot has been spreading the word about her battle with cancer for months. The 19-year-old was shocked to see President Obama posing on Air Force One donning a t-shirt bearing the #CamilleStrong hashtag.
President Barack Obama To Attend $10K Fundraising Dinner At SF HomeThe Democratic National Committee is hosting a $10,000 a plate fundraising dinner with President Barack Obama at a San Francisco home next week.
Memes Flood Facebook, Twitter After Zimbabwean President Orders Images Of Him Falling RemovedThe President of Zimbabwe ordered the internet to remove images of him as he stumbled down the steps from a podium at an airport Thursday, and the internet responded with a flurry of memes.
Former Pleasanton Little League President Arrested For Allegedly Embezzling $20KPolice arrested the former president of the Pleasanton American Little League Thursday on suspicion of embezzling more than $20,000 during his presidency.
Romney Tells Supporters He Won't Run For President In 2016Three weeks after unexpectedly saying he was considering a third campaign for the White House, the former Massachusetts governor told members of his staff during a Friday conference call that he is out of race.