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Group to file recall application against Lindsey Holmes

Group to file recall application against Lindsey HolmesA group that wants to remove state legislator Lindsey Holmes from office is turning in their recall application Wednesday morning.

Former House Speaker Tom Foley Dies At 84

Former House Speaker Tom Foley Dies At 84Former House Speaker Tom Foley, who led the chamber from 1989 to 1995, has died, according to his family. He was 84.

San Francisco BART Transit Workers On Strike

San Francisco BART Transit Workers On StrikeFriday's commute in San Francisco is frustrating now that workers for the region's largest transit system, known as the BART, are on strike.

Congress Approves Bill To End Government Shutdown, Avert Default

Congress Approves Bill To End Government Shutdown, Avert DefaultBringing to an end an episode that once again exposed Washington gridlock at its worst, the House approved a Senate deal that will end a 16-day federal government shutdown and avert the first government default in U.S. history.

Mallott kicks off gubernatorial campaign

Mallott kicks off gubernatorial campaignByron Mallott filed as a candidate for governor today, making him the first Democratic candidate to officially jump into the race.

Welcome To Week Three Of The Shutdown

Welcome To Week Three Of The ShutdownThe partial government shutdown begins its third week on Tuesday as the debt ceiling deadline looms just two days from now. Congressional leaders seem to be inching toward a deal that could prove acceptable to both sides and the White House. But, we've been here before.

4 Things To Know On Day 4 Of The Shutdown

4 Things To Know On Day 4 Of The ShutdownWith the partial shutdown of the federal government now into its fourth day, here are four stories to help bring us all up to speed:

John Boehner reports no progress after meeting with Obama

John Boehner reports no progress after meeting with ObamaSpeaker of the House John Boehner, a Republican from Ohio, stepped out of the White House yesterday after a 90-minute meeting with President Obama and reported no progress.

Lawmakers Welcome President Asking For Their OK On Syria

Lawmakers Welcome President Asking For Their OK On SyriaLawmakers, many of whom had urged President Obama to seek authority from Congress before going ahead with a military strike against Syria, were largely positive about his decision to do just that.

Rodeo Clown In Obama Mask Sparks Outrage, Apologies

Rodeo Clown In Obama Mask Sparks Outrage, Apologies"It was feeling like some kind of Klan rally." That's the reaction of spectator Perry Beam to Saturday's appearance at the Missouri State Fair in Sedalia, Mo., of a rodeo clown wearing a mask meant to look like President Obama and what happened during his performance.