Sister Of Federal Guard Killed In Oakland Tells Congress "He Did Not Deserve To Die"The sister of a federal security guard who was ambushed in a hail of bullets during a night of intense protests and unrest in Oakland, gave an emotional testimony before Congress, on Wednesday.
Beleagured E-Cigarette Maker Juul Moving Headquarters From San Francisco To D.C.E-cigarette maker Juul Labs is moving its headquarters from San Francisco to Washington D.C., according to a report in the Wall Street Journal.
Walnut Creek Congressman DeSaulnier Out Of Intensive CareRep. Mark DeSaulnier, D-Walnut Creek, who has been sick with pneumonia and in an intensive care unit since last month, was moved out of intensive care Monday, his office and sons announced.
Fed Slashes Interest Rates To Near Zero To Prop Up Economy Amid Coronavirus FearsThe Federal Reserve took emergency action Sunday and slashed its benchmark interest rate by a full percentage point to nearly zero and announced it would purchase $700 billion in Treasury and mortgage-backed securities to encourage lending to try to offset the impact of the novel coronavirus outbreak.
Hundreds Gather At Memorial To Honor East Bay Congresswoman Ellen TauscherHundreds of heads of state, friends and family members gathered at a memorial service to honor former East Bay Congresswoman Ellen Tauscher, in Washington D.C.
Twitter CEO Says Company Isn't Biased, Wants Healthy DebateTwitter's CEO says the company is not biased against Republicans or Democrats and is working on ways to ensure that debate is healthier on its platform.
In Public Spat, Trump Taunts Sessions, AG Doesn't Keep QuietPresident Donald Trump renewed his verbal attacks on his attorney general Wednesday, describing as "disgraceful" his handling of Republican complaints that the FBI abused its surveillance power during the early stages of the Russia investigation.
House Passes Bill To Keep Government OpenThe House has passed a temporary government-wide funding bill that would avert a government shutdown this weekend.
Congress Clears Temporary Spending Bill To Avert ShutdownThe Republican-led Congress narrowly passed a temporary spending bill Thursday to avert a government shutdown, doing the bare minimum in a sprint toward the holidays and punting disputes on immigration, health care and the budget to next year.
Remains Found In Pacifica In 2006 Identified Via DNAThe San Mateo County coroner's office on Tuesday identified the remains of a body found in Pacifica in 2006 as a 41-year-old resident of Washington, D.C.
Massive Inflatable Chicken With Orange Hair Taunts White HouseThe White House has an unusual onlooker Wednesday -- a large, inflatable chicken with golden orange hair.
Hello? People Swamp Congress With Calls In Era Of TrumpPresident Donald Trump has promised to shake up Washington, but so far he's produced gridlock — at least with the phone lines on Capitol Hill.
Trump Announces Gorsuch As Choice For Supreme CourtPresident Donald Trump nominated Neil Gorsuch, a fast-rising conservative judge with a writer's flair, to the Supreme Court on Tuesday, a selection expected to spark a fierce fight with Democrats over a jurist who could shape America's legal landscape for decades to come.
Dems Force Delays In Votes On Price, Mnuchin, SessionsDemocrats forced delays Tuesday in planned Senate committee votes on President Donald Trump's picks for Health and Treasury secretaries and attorney general, amid growing Democratic surliness over the administration's aggressive early moves against refugees and an expected bitter battle over filling the Supreme Court vacancy.
Melee Near Trump Parade Route As Police, Protesters ClashPolice have used pepper spray and made a number of arrests in a confrontation with protesters in downtown Washington, D.C.