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Kuehl, Shriver Debate

Kuehl, Shriver Debate

Sheila Kuehl and Bobby Shriver faced off in a debate Tuesday to fill a Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors seat. Watch »

Sep 17, 2014
California Senator Rod Wright Resigns

California Senator Rod Wright Resigns

State Sen. Rod Wright resigned after being sentenced to 3 months for lying about his residency. Read »

Sep 15, 2014
Sen. Bernie Sanders

Sen. Bernie Sanders "Thinking" About Running for President

Independent U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders fueled speculation about his 2016 plans over the weekend, telling "Meet... Read »

Sep 15, 2014
NewsConference EXTRA:

NewsConference EXTRA: "Congress is Not Some Suitor to be Asked to...

Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) is a senior member on the House Intelligence Committee. He talks with NBC4's... Watch »

Sep 14, 2014
NewsConference EXTRA; Rep. Schiff

NewsConference EXTRA; Rep. Schiff "It's Going To Be a Long...

Congressman Adam Schiff, a senior member on the House Intellingence Committee, tells NBC4's Conan Nolan that... Watch »

Sep 14, 2014
President Seeks Arab Nations Support to Fight ISIS

President Seeks Arab Nations Support to Fight ISIS

President Barack Obama said the US will not be alone in its campaign to defeat the ISIS in Iraq and Syria... Read »

Sep 13, 2014
CA Senator Rod Wright Sentenced to 90 Days in Jail

CA Senator Rod Wright Sentenced to 90 Days in Jail

State Sen. Rod Wright has been sentenced to 90 days in Los Angeles County jail for lying about his legal residence. Read »

Sep 12, 2014
Support for Death Penalty at 50-Year Low

Support for Death Penalty at 50-Year Low

Support for California's death penalty has fallen to its lowest level in more than 50 years after a judge ruled... Read »

Sep 12, 2014
Garcetti Backs Frontrunner in Sheriff's Race

Garcetti Backs Frontrunner in Sheriff's Race

With Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti's endorsement on Tuesday, Long Beach Police Chief Jim McDonnell received... Read »

Sep 9, 2014
Romney Inner Circle Meeting in Washington

Romney Inner Circle Meeting in Washington

Members of Mitt Romney's inner circle are shooting down speculation about the former Republican... Read »

Sep 9, 2014
NewsConference EXTRA: Eli Broad,

NewsConference EXTRA: Eli Broad, "We Should Have Done More"

Billionaire-businessman-philanthropist Eli Broad reacts to California losing Tesla battery factory to Nevada and the... Watch »

Sep 7, 2014
NewsConference: Unintended Consequences

NewsConference: Unintended Consequences

Point man on public policy and political affairs for the Los Angeles area Chamber of Commerce Ruben Gonzalez... Watch »

Sep 7, 2014
NewsConference: Eli Broad Endorses A Hike on the Minimum Wage

NewsConference: Eli Broad Endorses A Hike on the Minimum Wage

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti wants to hike minimum wage to $13.25. NBC4's Conan Nolan talks... Watch »

Sep 7, 2014
Push by LA Mayor to Raise Minimum Wage Argued on Both Sides

Push by LA Mayor to Raise Minimum Wage Argued on Both Sides

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti's push to increase minimum wage to $13.25 an hour is being met with support... Watch »

Sep 5, 2014
Meet Chuck Todd of

Meet Chuck Todd of "Meet the Press"

As Chuck Todd prepares to take the helm of "Meet the Press", he answered questions on Reddit. Here's a bit Read »

Sep 6, 2014
Gov. Urged to Approve 4-Year Community College Degrees

Gov. Urged to Approve 4-Year Community College Degrees

California community colleges could offer four-year degrees as soon as next January if the governor... Read »

Sep 4, 2014
Ex-Va. Gov., Wife Convicted on Most Corruption Charges

Ex-Va. Gov., Wife Convicted on Most Corruption Charges

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife have been found guilty of most of the dozens of public... Watch »

Sep 5, 2014
Brown Slammed Over Tesla in California Debate

Brown Slammed Over Tesla in California Debate

Gov. Jerry Brown's long-shot Republican challenger blasted him for failing to do enough to land a Tesla... Watch »

Sep 5, 2014
2016 Presidential Contenders Flock to NH

2016 Presidential Contenders Flock to NH

It's still two months from the 2014 mid-term elections, and already numerous possible 2016 presidential... Read »

Sep 3, 2014
Sentencing Postponed in Lawmaker's Voter Fraud Case

Sentencing Postponed in Lawmaker's Voter Fraud Case

Sentencing was postponed Wednesday in the case of a California state lawmaker convicted earlier this year of... Read »

Sep 3, 2014
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