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House GOP Leader Cantor Loses Primary in Huge Upset

House GOP Leader Cantor Loses Primary in Huge Upset

House Majority Leader Eric Cantor has lost his GOP primary to a tea party challenger, in a stunning upset that... Watch »

Jun 11, 2014
Facebook Firearm Policies Blasted by Gun Control Group

Facebook Firearm Policies Blasted by Gun Control Group

Brady Campaign slams Facebook for failing to follow other major social media companies move to prohibit the sale of... Watch »

Jun 10, 2014
Texas GOP Set to Back Conversion Therapy for Gays

Texas GOP Set to Back Conversion Therapy for Gays

The Texas GOP would endorse psychological treatment that seeks to turn gay people straight under a new... Watch »

Jun 7, 2014

"Shrimp Boy" Asks U.S. Magistrate to Grant Release on Bail

Raymond "Shrimp Boy" Chow, a Chinatown association leader accused of money laundering and plotting to sell... Read »

Jun 6, 2014
Election Results Hint at Possible GOP Comeback

Election Results Hint at Possible GOP Comeback

Despite low turnout in Tuesday's primary elections, results from the polls around the state offered a glimmer... Read »

Jun 4, 2014
FBI Targets Use of Lasers to Distract Planes

FBI Targets Use of Lasers to Distract Planes

A new FBI campaign unveiled Tuesday targets the illegal use of laser pointers to distract airplanes. Watch »

Jun 4, 2014
Kuehl, Shriver Will Square Off in Supervisor Runoff Race

Kuehl, Shriver Will Square Off in Supervisor Runoff Race

Former state Sen. Sheila Kuehl will face former Santa Monica Mayor Bobby Shriver on the November ballot to represent... Watch »

Jun 4, 2014
LB Elects First Openly Gay, First Latino Mayor

LB Elects First Openly Gay, First Latino Mayor

Long Beach City Councilman Robert Garcia made history Tuesday night when he narrowly defeated businessman Damon Dunn... Watch »

Jun 4, 2014
Outsider McDonnell Headed to Runoff for LA County Sheriff

Outsider McDonnell Headed to Runoff for LA County Sheriff

Long Beach police Chief Jim McDonnell fell just short of the number of votes needed in Tuesday's primary election to... Watch »

Jun 4, 2014
Jerry Brown Will Face Neel Kashkari for Governor

Jerry Brown Will Face Neel Kashkari for Governor

Gov. Jerry Brown easily advanced to the November general election to seek an unprecedented fourth term, where... Read »

Jun 4, 2014
Decision 2014 Race Results

Decision 2014 Race Results

Results for the 2014 California primary. Read »

Jun 4, 2014
Gov. Brown to Face Kashkari in Bid for Fourth Term

Gov. Brown to Face Kashkari in Bid for Fourth Term

Gov. Jerry Brown easily advanced to the November general election to seek an unprecedented fourth term, where... Read »

Jun 4, 2014
Polls Close for Primary Election Day

Polls Close for Primary Election Day

Southern Californians headed to the polls Tuesday in a primary election that featured statewide races for... Watch »

Jun 4, 2014
Underage Voters, Duplicate Ballots in Primary Election

Underage Voters, Duplicate Ballots in Primary Election

Some voters will be able to vote more than once tomorrow when the polls open for the important California... Watch »

Jun 3, 2014
Sheriff's Race Could Favor Outsider

Sheriff's Race Could Favor Outsider

In the race for LA County Sheriff, history has already been made and more could be made tomorrow. Watch »

Jun 3, 2014
Low Turnout Expected for High-Profile CA Primary Elections

Low Turnout Expected for High-Profile CA Primary Elections

A day before California‚Äôs statewide primary elections, several high-profile races hang in the balance amid... Read »

Jun 2, 2014
Proposed Law Could Limit Gun Purchases

Proposed Law Could Limit Gun Purchases

In response to the deadly massacre in Isla Vista, Sen. Barbara Boxer is expected to propose new gun... Watch »

Jun 3, 2014
NewsConference: June 3 Primary Election Candidate Interviews

NewsConference: June 3 Primary Election Candidate Interviews

Click here for interviews with candidates running in the June 3 California primary election. Read »

Jun 2, 2014
17 Candidates Crowd Ballot to Replace Rep. Waxman

17 Candidates Crowd Ballot to Replace Rep. Waxman

It is the kind of election befitting one of the nation's wealthiest Congressional districts -- 17 candidates,... Watch »

Jun 2, 2014
Website Seeks to Help Voter Turnout in California

Website Seeks to Help Voter Turnout in California

Low voter turnout seems to always be a political thorn in California's side. But come Tuesday, those numbers... Watch »

Jun 2, 2014
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