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Joe Biden speaks at the Solar Power International conference in Anaheim, California, on September 16, 2015. (Allen J. Schaben/Los Angeles Times/TNS)

California went big for Biden. Now its cities, counties and schools are seeking relief

By David Zahniser, Benjamin Oreskes and Dakota Smith Los Angeles Times Los…

 

The Nov. 11, 2018 Veterans Day Parade in downtown San Francisco marked the 100th anniversary of the end of World War One. (Shutterstock)

With the Biden-Harris administration on the horizon, there’s reason for hope this Veterans Day

In the years since I started representing veterans and working on veterans…

 

Democratic U.S. presidential nominee and former Vice President Joe Biden is seen speaking on a giant screen during a watch party of the results of the presidential election near the White House in Washington, D.C., the day after the general election on Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2020. (Yuri Gripas/Abaca Press/TNS)

Biden wins Wisconsin, Michigan as focus shifts to Pennsylvania and Nevada

By Evan Halper and Jennifer Haberkorn Los Angeles Times Joe Biden has…

 

Comic Kevin Camia -- formerly of the Bay Area -- is in town at the Punch Line. (Courtesy photo)
Comic Kevin Camia -- formerly of the Bay Area -- is in town at the Punch Line. (Courtesy photo)
Members of the Baton Rouge Police Department salute as a member of the Louisiana State Police Honor Guard, left, plays "Taps" through driving rain during funeral services for Baton Rouge police Cpl. Montrell Jackson in Baton Rouge, La., on Monda. (Hilary Scheinuk/Baton Rouge Advocate via AP)

At vigil, Biden tries to comfort relatives of slain officers

BATON ROUGE, La. — The gunman's bullets that killed three law enforcement…

Members of the Baton Rouge Police Department salute as a member of the Louisiana State Police Honor Guard, left, plays "Taps" through driving rain during funeral services for Baton Rouge police Cpl. Montrell Jackson in Baton Rouge, La., on Monda. (Hilary Scheinuk/Baton Rouge Advocate via AP)
In this June file photo, California Attorney General Kamala Harris listens to questions during a news conference in San Francisco. President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden on Tuesday endorsed Harris to be the state's next U.S. senator. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File)

Obama nod in California Senate race gets retort from snubbed rival

LOS ANGELES — California Senate candidate Kamala Harris was endorsed Tuesday by…

In this June file photo, California Attorney General Kamala Harris listens to questions during a news conference in San Francisco. President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden on Tuesday endorsed Harris to be the state's next U.S. senator. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File)
President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden place flowers down during their visit to a memorial to the victims of the Pulse nightclub shooting Thursday in Orlando, Fla. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

In Orlando, Obama calls for healing, meets with families

ORLANDO, Fla. — President Barack Obama said Thursday that a military campaign…

President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden place flowers down during their visit to a memorial to the victims of the Pulse nightclub shooting Thursday in Orlando, Fla. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
Roughly 5 million more U.S. workers will soon become eligible for overtime pay under new rules issued by the Obama administration. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)

More work, more pay? New rule extends overtime to millions

COLUMBUS, Ohio — More than 4 million U.S. workers will become newly…

Roughly 5 million more U.S. workers will soon become eligible for overtime pay under new rules issued by the Obama administration. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)
In this photo obtained from the Iranian Fars News Agency, a Qadr H long-range ballistic surface-to-surface missile is fired by Iran's Revolutionary Guard, during a maneuver, in an undisclosed location in Iran, on Wednesday. (AP Photo/Fars News Agency, Omid Vahabzadeh)

Iran fires 2 missiles marked with ‘Israel must be wiped out’

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Iran test-launched two ballistic missiles Wednesday emblazoned…

In this photo obtained from the Iranian Fars News Agency, a Qadr H long-range ballistic surface-to-surface missile is fired by Iran's Revolutionary Guard, during a maneuver, in an undisclosed location in Iran, on Wednesday. (AP Photo/Fars News Agency, Omid Vahabzadeh)
Vice President Joe Biden, accompanied by his wife Jill and President Barack Obama, announces that he will not run for the presidential nomination, Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2015, in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington. (Jacquelyn Martin/AP)

Biden says he won’t run for president, a boost for Clinton

WASHINGTON — Vice President Joe Biden declared Wednesday he won't run for…

Vice President Joe Biden, accompanied by his wife Jill and President Barack Obama, announces that he will not run for the presidential nomination, Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2015, in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington. (Jacquelyn Martin/AP)
Hillary Rodham Clinton, right, smiles as Sen. Bernie Sanders, of Vermont, speaks during the CNN Democratic presidential debate Tuesday. (AP Photo/John Locher)

Debate day-after: Sanders raises cash, Clinton camp pleased

WASHINGTON — Bernie Sanders' campaign said it raised nearly $2 million from…

Hillary Rodham Clinton, right, smiles as Sen. Bernie Sanders, of Vermont, speaks during the CNN Democratic presidential debate Tuesday. (AP Photo/John Locher)
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Obama open to changes to military authority against IS

The White House is calling on lawmakers to work out their yawning…

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Getty Images File PhotoAll was thought to be happy in the Nassif-Maloof household until photos of a bruised up Adrienne appeared following a restraining order against Nassif.

‘Housewives’ Adrienne Maloof finalizes messy divorce

Adrienne Maloof of “Real Housewives of Beverly Hills” has always seemed like…

Getty Images File PhotoAll was thought to be happy in the Nassif-Maloof household until photos of a bruised up Adrienne appeared following a restraining order against Nassif.

The San Francisco Examiner backs Barack Obama for president

Barack Obama may not be like the president that some Bay Area…

REUTERS/Larry DowningU.S. Vice President Joseph Biden and China's Vice President Xi Jinping  stand before an expanded bilateral meeting in the Roosevelt Room at the White House in Washington

US welcomes China’s Xi Jinping with pledge of candor

Vice President Joe Biden pledged to tackle U.S.-China differences head-on as he…

REUTERS/Larry DowningU.S. Vice President Joseph Biden and China's Vice President Xi Jinping  stand before an expanded bilateral meeting in the Roosevelt Room at the White House in Washington

Boehner calls on Obama to offer debt limit plan

Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, has issued a statement calling on President Obama…

Jon Stewart mocks 'Rip Van Biden' for sleeping during Obama's speech

As expected, Jon Stewart of the Daily Show mocked Vice President Biden…

Obama team uses flimflammery to inflate job numbers

Are you a financial adviser? You may not know it, but you've…

Now that the CBO is saying it, is it still ‘barely true?’

So, the stimulus did cost more than the Iraq War. So says…

AP: Biden’s stimulus assessment ignores ‘pitfalls and economic realities’

A brutal dose of honesty from the Associated Press this morning on…