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All-door Muni boarding hasn’t encouraged no-fare scofflaws

Although it’s still early, the fears that Muni would be overrun by…

S.F. Examiner File PhotoDespite fears of the all-door boarding policy

Central Subway needs money to fulfill potential

It is time for everyone to get onboard with the Central Subway…

Obama attends exclusive dinner for capital VIPs

President Barack Obama is attending the Alfalfa Club dinner, an annual black-tie…

BP emails reveal company veiling spill rate

On the day the Deepwater Horizon sank, BP officials warned in an…

Brown sells taxes to voters suspicious of spending

After failing to sell Republican lawmakers on tax increases last year, Gov.…

College presidents wary of Obama cost-control plan

Fuzzy math, Illinois State University's president called it. "Political theater of the…

Private investors near deal on Greek debt

A disorderly and potentially devastating Greek debt default is looking much less…

Yemen: Republican Guard mutiny crushed

A Yemeni military official says units loyal to embattled President Ali Abdullah…

Bill would stop pension abuse by National Guard

Responding to problems in the California National Guard, the state Senate has…

Calif. investigating Lap-Band weight loss surgery

An insurer says California insurance regulators are investigating Lap-Band surgery centers for…

Candidates pay homage to Hispanic leaders, Rubio

The GOP presidential candidates say they'd involve a number of top Hispanic…

Court ruling could expand Democratic majority

The California Supreme Court on Friday upheld a new political map drawn…

Denver appeals court upholds military impostor law

The 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled Friday that a federal…

Gingrich under fire from conservative media

Forget the so-called liberal media. Right now Newt Gingrich's most ardent critics…

GOP insiders rise up to cut Gingrich down to size

Republican insiders are rising up to cut Newt Gingrich down to size,…

Romney, Gingrich joust over ties to Reagan

Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich says he was vastly closer to President…

Tired and trailing, Santorum goes home to do taxes

Rick Santorum is tired, trailing — and going home. The former Pennsylvania…

California Assembly bills expand health coverage

The state Assembly on Thursday passed a set of bills intended to…

NM immigrant driver's license debate intensifies

Republican Gov. Susana Martinez and her allies face a tough first test…

Senate leader shoots down redevelopment extension

A bill that would delay the elimination of the 400 community redevelopment…