| Sep 23, 2013
| 6:34 PM
Hoping to help narrow the field of challengers to a Republican incumbent next year, a Democratic organization in the Inland Empire endorsed Redlands Mayor Pete Aguilar for Congress.
Aguilar won nearly 86% of the endorsement votes cast by members of...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 8:00 PM
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| Jul 20, 2013
| 7:31 AM
The massive Mountain fire burning in Riverside County has grown to 27,000 acres, prompting new evacuations.
More than 6,000 people have had to flee their homes due to the blaze, including the mountain resort of Idyllwild. The blaze stretched from...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 10:30 PM
The San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge reopened to traffic Monday night, the California Highway Patrol said.
The first cars, led by CHP cruisers with flashing lights, started rolling across the bridge toward San Francisco about 10:15 p.m. Motorists honked...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 10:14 AM
Morning commuters in the Bay Area marveled at the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge on Tuesday after more than a decade of waiting.
Images of the the bridge's towering suspension cables against white puffy clouds and a blue sky appeared on social media...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 7:52 AM
Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom will take over ceremonial responsibilities for Gov. Jerry Brown at Monday's ceremonies to mark the opening for the new eastern span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge.
Brown, who has defended the bridge's construction amid...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 6:00 PM
WASHINGTON — New Jersey Democrats chose Newark Mayor Cory Booker, a rising party star, as their candidate in Tuesday’s special primary election to fill a U.S. Senate seat this fall.
Booker has drawn national attention for his efforts to...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 10:44 PM
California Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom declared a state of emergency Friday evening in Riverside County in response to the Mountain fire, which has burned more than 24,000 acres since Monday.
Newsom made the declaration as acting governor. He is filling in...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 3:11 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- The UC regents on Thursday confirmed U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano as the next president of the 10-campus system during a sometimes rowdy meeting marked by a protest from students and others who contend Napolitano...
| Jul 17, 2013
Re "For Gavin Newsom, it's lonely just below the top," Column One, July 15
With Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom having no influence on Jerry Brown, clearly our governor does not subscribe to Abraham Lincoln's "team of rivals" leadership style. So if Newsom...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Just before leaving City Hall after serving the maximum eight years in office, then-Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa spoke at length with Los Angeles Times political reporters Maeve Reston and Michael Finnegan about his legacy and political future.