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President Barack Obama boards Air Force One before his departure from Andrews Air Force Base, Sunday, Nov. 24, 2013.  (AP Photo/Molly Riley)

Money, star power await Obama on fundraising tour

SEATTLE (AP) — Money, star power and Hollywood awaited President Barack Obama on a West Coast swing featuring a bit of official business, but mostly fundraising for a Democratic Party eager to go on offense […]

11/24/2013

San Diego Mayor Bob Filner pauses as he speaks during a news conference at city hall Friday, July 26, 2013, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

San Diego mayor’s therapy plan flops with critics

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Mayor Bob Filner’s announcement that he will undergo two weeks of full-time therapy defies leaders of his own political party who demanded he resign over allegations of sexual harassment. The mayor’s […]

07/27/2013

San Diego Mayor Bob Filner apologizes for his behavior in this frame from a video produced by the city of San Diego Thursday, July 11, 2013. (AP Photo/City of San Diego)

San Diego mayor to get therapy amid scandal

SAN DIEGO (AP) — San Diego Mayor Bob Filner said Friday he will undergo therapy after less than a year in office amid allegations that he sexually harassed women. Filner announced his plan for a […]

07/26/2013

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Shooting at Santa Monica College; on lockdown

SANTA MONICA (CNS) – As many as three people were shot today when gunfire rang out at Santa Monica College, and a suspect was taken into custody while a search continued to determine if any […]

06/07/2013

US President Barack Obama (AP Photo)

Obama pitching new health care law in California

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — President Barack Obama is making a personal plea to Californians, Latinos and young people to sign up for coverage under the new health care law. Obama on Friday will use […]

06/07/2013

US President Barack Obama (AP Photo)

Obama to visit NC school, fundraise in California

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama called on federal regulators Thursday to help turn the nation’s classrooms into digital learning centers by equipping schools with broadband and high-speed Internet connections at a cost of several […]

06/06/2013

California State Attorney General Kamala Harris

Obama: Calif. attorney general is ‘best-looking’

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — President Barack Obama praised California’s attorney general for more than her smarts and toughness at a Democratic Party event Thursday.

04/05/2013

President Barack Obama (AP Photo)

Obama raises California money for Democrats

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Making a down payment on his vow to go all in for Democrats in 2014, President Obama is courting well-heeled donors in California on a two-day fundraising jaunt that requires the president to walk a fine line:

04/04/2013

President Obama's 2012 campaign manager Jim Messina (AP Photo)

AP sources: Obama team to form agenda group

WASHINGTON (AP) — In an unprecedented move, President Obama’s vaunted political organization is being turned into a nonprofit group to mobilize support behind his second-term agenda.

01/17/2013

Villaraigosa's odd moment at DNC (video)

Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa was caught up in an uncomfortable moment at the convention. It came as Democrats altered their party platform to include God and recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. But, […]

09/06/2012

Clinton boosts Obama at DNC (video)

Former President Bill Clinton provided the highlight of the evening, formally putting Barack Obama’s name up for nomination at the Democratic convention and delivering an impassioned defense of Obama’s term in office. Here is a […]

09/06/2012

Democratic convention speakers selected

(AP) – Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, former Virginia Gov. Tim Kaine and Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick are among prominent Democrats who will speak at their party’s national convention in Charlotte, N.C. The Democratic National Committee […]

08/20/2012

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