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Ex-US Diplomat Urges Caution on Cuba

Ex-US Diplomat Urges Caution on Cuba

A former American diplomat who for years worked for the U.S. government while in Cuba issued a strong word of caution regarding the move toward normalization of relations between the two countries. Watch »

Dec 21, 2014
NewsConference: LA Council Pres. on Paying to Vote

NewsConference: LA Council Pres. on Paying to Vote

Los Angeles City Council President Herb Wesson runs the second largest city in the nation. Nothing gets done without... Watch »

Dec 21, 2014
Herb Wesson:

Herb Wesson: "It's All About Balance"

Former California Assembly Speaker and now Los Angeles City Council President Herb Wesson talks with NBC4's Conan... Watch »

Dec 21, 2014
NewsConference: U.S.-Cuba Relations

NewsConference: U.S.-Cuba Relations

Charles Barclay is a former member of the U-S. Dept. of State. He was the Deputy Chief of Mission,U-S interests... Watch »

Dec 21, 2014
NewsConference: Herb Wesson Runs LA

NewsConference: Herb Wesson Runs LA

Los Angeles City Council President Herb Wesson runs the second largest city in the nation. He talks with NBC4's... Watch »

Dec 21, 2014
Obama Calls in to Governor's Final Show With a

Obama Calls in to Governor's Final Show With a "Few Complaints," Praise...

Gov. Deval Patrick has fielded hundreds of calls during his monthly "Ask the Governor" radio show. But this one was... Watch »

Dec 18, 2014
Jeb Bush's Announcement Jolts Primary Race

Jeb Bush's Announcement Jolts Primary Race

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush jolted the 2016 Republican primary race with his Tuesday announcement that he is "... Read »

Dec 16, 2014
Jeb Bush: I'll

Jeb Bush: I'll "See If My Message Can Resonate"

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush took his most definitive step yet toward running for president Tuesday, saying he will... Watch »

Dec 16, 2014
Congress Gives $5M to CA Earthquake Warning System

Congress Gives $5M to CA Earthquake Warning System

California received funding to help build an earthquake warning system across the state next year that would provide... Watch »

Dec 15, 2014
Garcetti: Eartquake Report to Make City Resilient

Garcetti: Eartquake Report to Make City Resilient

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and USGS Seismologist Dr. Lucy Jones talk about the historic report released this... Watch »

Dec 14, 2014
NewsConference: Mayor Garcetti's Earthquake Plan

NewsConference: Mayor Garcetti's Earthquake Plan

"Resilience by Design" is a historic earthquake report, the brainchild of Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and USGS... Watch »

Dec 18, 2014
NewsConference: UCLA Anderson Forecast's Good Economic News for Southern California

NewsConference: UCLA Anderson Forecast's Good Economic News for Southe...

Jerry Nickelsburg is a Senior Economist at UCLA Anderson Forecast. Anderson Forecast just released their economic... Watch »

Dec 18, 2014
Garcetti's LA Quake Safety Plan

Garcetti's LA Quake Safety Plan

Los Angeles would become an "epicenter" of preparedness under a new plan by Mayor Eric Garcetti to prevent... Watch »

Dec 8, 2014
NewsConference: LAPD's Hit-and-Run Campaign

NewsConference: LAPD's Hit-and-Run Campaign

LA is known as the hit-and-run capital of America. Now, three new PSA's created by LAPD and funded by the Police... Watch »

Dec 7, 2014
NewsConference: Joe Hicks on Race

NewsConference: Joe Hicks on Race

Joe Hicks is the Vice President of Community Advocates, Inc., a political think tank based in Southern California.... Watch »

Dec 7, 2014
Calif. Senate Leader Defends Controversial Swearing-In Ceremony

Calif. Senate Leader Defends Controversial Swearing-In Ceremony

Kevin de Leon, the Los Angeles Democrat who's now leader of the California Senate, says he does not harbor regrets... Watch »

Dec 6, 2014
Arnold Schwarzenegger Portrait Goes Up at State Capitol

Arnold Schwarzenegger Portrait Goes Up at State Capitol

The portrait of former Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger will be hung alongside past governors at the state Capitol nearly... Read »

Dec 5, 2014
Politician's Ex-Staffer Pleads Guilty to Accepting $7,500 Christmas Card Bribe

Politician's Ex-Staffer Pleads Guilty to Accepting $7,500 Christmas...

The former chief of staff for a Chicago alderman pleaded guilty Thursday to accepting a Christmas card containing a... Read »

Dec 4, 2014
 Democrats Release Plan to Avoid UC Tuition Hikes

Democrats Release Plan to Avoid UC Tuition Hikes

Democrats in the state Senate released a plan Tuesday to avoid tuition increases at the University of California by... Read »

Dec 2, 2014
Jeb Bush Condemns Obama Immigration Order

Jeb Bush Condemns Obama Immigration Order

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush on Monday condemned President Barack Obama's recent immigration order for going "... Read »

Dec 2, 2014

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