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In this Jan. 5, 2011, file photo, Anthony Weiner and his wife Huma Abedin pose for photographs after the ceremonial swearing in of the 112th Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak, File)

Weiner not dropping out of NYC mayoral race

NEW YORK (AP) — Anthony Weiner says he’s not dropping out of the New York City mayoral race in light of newly revealed explicit online correspondence with a young woman. Weiner admitted on Tuesday to […]

07/23/2013

Anthony Weiner (AP Photo)

Anthony Weiner admits to more lewd photos

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner admits he sent additional explicit photos and texts to a woman online. The new lewd correspondence was posted Monday by the gossip website The […]

07/23/2013

Bob Filner, San Diego Mayor. (AP Photo)

San Diego mayor accuser comes forward

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Mayor Bob Filner’s former communications director has filed a sexual harassment lawsuit against the leader of the nation’s eighth-largest city. Irene McCormack came forward Monday and said Filner had asked her […]

07/22/2013

Former Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa (AP Photo)

Villaraigosa now a banker

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Former Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa has been hired by a community bank and given the job of advising its chief executive officer “how to build the best bank for serving […]

07/17/2013

Bob Filner, San Diego Mayor. (AP Photo)

San Diego mayor comes under swift, heavy scrutiny

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The week began with news that Mayor Bob Filner lost his fiance and, by Friday, San Diego’s first Democratic leader in 20 years was desperately trying to stay in office amid […]

07/12/2013

Bob Filner, San Diego Mayor. (AP Photo)

San Diego mayor apologizes amid harassment claims

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The mayor of San Diego is apologizing for his behavior after a prominent former supporter accused him of sexually harassing women and urged him to resign. Mayor Bob Filner said he […]

07/12/2013

Bobby Tufts, the 4-year old mayor of Dorset, Minnesota. (AP Photo)

Minnesota town has 4-year-old boy as mayor

DORSET, Minn. (AP) — Supporters of the mayor in the tiny tourist town of Dorset can stuff the ballot box all they want as he seeks re-election. The mayor — a short guy — is […]

07/10/2013

Eric Garcetti

Garcetti requiring top officials to re-apply for jobs

LOS ANGELES (CNS) –  Mayor Eric Garcetti began his second week in office today by telling top city officials to reapply for their jobs. Garcetti gathered nearly 40 of the city’s general managers and executive directors, including the […]

07/08/2013

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Boston fire chief resigns, citing bomb criticism

BOSTON (AP) — Boston’s fire chief announced his resignation Monday, saying public criticism from his deputies for the way he responded to the marathon bombings has made it impossible for him to do his job. […]

06/03/2013

L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti (AP Photo)

Mayor-Elect Eric Garcetti Sweats Through Interview with Penny and Phil

Mayor-Elect Eric Garcetti took a moment out from his “boot camp” style workout to speak to Penny Griego and Phil Hulett about his priorities for Los Angeles.  Listen to the replay of the chat below: […]

05/29/2013

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Mayoral candidates interviewed on KFWB

The mayoral candidates were interviewed by L.A.’s Morning News on KFWB leading up to the primary election. Listen to them here.

03/01/2013

Charlie Sheen

The mayor and Sheen: one night in Cabo

What really happened when Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa and actor Charlie Sheen met in Cabo San Lucas? The mayor says the two merely took a photo together, but Sheen contends it was much more than that.

01/08/2013

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