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NJ Officer Meets President Obama

NJ Officer Meets President Obama

Although cops are used to being called to important gatherings, a New Jersey officer was shocked to discover who she would be meeting at an upcoming event. Watch »

Feb 26, 2015
Even After Veto, Keystone Fight Not Over

Even After Veto, Keystone Fight Not Over

House Speaker John Boehner said Monday that "the fight's not over" in the political battle to approve the... Read »

Feb 25, 2015
Runoff for Rahm: Chicago Mayor Fails to Clinch 2nd Term

Runoff for Rahm: Chicago Mayor Fails to Clinch 2nd Term

Rahm Emanuel failed to clinch another term as Chicago's mayor on Tuesday, as Associated Press projections showed him... Watch »

Feb 25, 2015
Villaraigosa Won't Run for US Senate

Villaraigosa Won't Run for US Senate

Former Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa announced Tuesday he will not run for the U.S. Read »

Feb 25, 2015

"Lead On": Hillary Clinton Speaks at Women's Conference

Hillary Clinton spoke at the Lead On: Watermark's Silicon Valley Conference for Women in Santa Clara Tuesday, amid... Watch »

Feb 24, 2015
Senate Fails to Advance Homeland Security Funding Bill

Senate Fails to Advance Homeland Security Funding Bill

Senate Democrats blocked GOP efforts to advance a bill that would ensure funding for Homeland Security but defund... Read »

Feb 24, 2015
Senator Speaks Out About Hate Mail

Senator Speaks Out About Hate Mail

California Sen. Ricardo Lara (D-Bell Gardens) speaks out about hate mail that has been coming in since he proposed... Watch »

Feb 20, 2015
Former Va. First Lady Sentenced to 1 Year, 1 Day for Corruption

Former Va. First Lady Sentenced to 1 Year, 1 Day for Corruption

Former Virginia first lady Maureen McDonnell was sentenced to one year and one day in prison on corruption charges... Watch »

Feb 21, 2015
Jail Time for Ex-Va. First Lady? McDonnell Corruption Case Sentencing

Jail Time for Ex-Va. First Lady? McDonnell Corruption Case Sentencing

If prosecutors get their way, former Virginia first lady Maureen McDonnell could become the first modern-day... Read »

Feb 20, 2015
Giuliani: Obama Doesn't Love You, Me or America

Giuliani: Obama Doesn't Love You, Me or America

Democrats are assailing former Mayor Rudy Giuliani for saying President Obama doesn't love America -- and they're... Read »

Feb 19, 2015
Ex-Va. 1st Lady Faces Sentencing for Corruption

Ex-Va. 1st Lady Faces Sentencing for Corruption

Lawyers for Maureen McDonnell have asked the same judge who sentenced former Gov. Bob McDonnell to two years in... Read »

Feb 19, 2015
Rep. Hahn Won't Seek Reelection, Will Run for Supes

Rep. Hahn Won't Seek Reelection, Will Run for Supes

California Rep. Janice Hahn became the first Democrat in the new Congress to announce she won't seek re-election... Read »

Feb 18, 2015

"My Own Man": Jeb Bush Presents Foreign Policy Vision

Jeb Bush outlined his view of American foreign policy on Wednesday, endorsing a philosophy of "liberty... Read »

Feb 18, 2015
State Department Changing Export Rules on Drones

State Department Changing Export Rules on Drones

The State Department said on Feb. 17 that it is changing its export rules covering unmanned aircraft. Read »

Feb 18, 2015
Jeb Bush on Brother, Father:

Jeb Bush on Brother, Father: "I Am My Own Man"

Running for president as part of a family dynasty is presenting former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush with inevitable... Read »

Feb 18, 2015
Judge Orders Special Election for Grimm's Seat in Congress

Judge Orders Special Election for Grimm's Seat in Congress

A federal judge says he's going to set a date for a special election to replace convicted former U.S. Read »

Feb 17, 2015
NewsConference:

NewsConference: "Tom Bradley's Impossible Dream"

In celebration of Black History Month, NBC4's Conan Nolan looks at Tom Bradley, the first African-American mayor of... Watch »

Feb 15, 2015
Ca. Assembly Speaker Atkins' $52 Car Tax Proposal

Ca. Assembly Speaker Atkins' $52 Car Tax Proposal

California Assembly Speaker Toni Atkins (D-San Diego) wants to levy a $52 car tax to improve the state... Watch »

Feb 15, 2015
NewsConference: Combining Elections A Good Idea?

NewsConference: Combining Elections A Good Idea?

A debate on Charter Amendment 1 & 2, on whether or not to put city and LAUSD elections on the even-number year... Watch »

Feb 15, 2015
NewsConference EXTRA: A Better State Park System?

NewsConference EXTRA: A Better State Park System?

Michael Woo, former Los Angeles City Councilman and the current Dean of Environmental Design at Cal Poly Pomona, is... Watch »

Feb 15, 2015

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