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An unlikely Turkey Day tilt

Of the six long-standing football programs in the Academic Athletic Association, Balboa…

Obama administration plans to pull back National Guard from much of the border

By Sara A. Carter The Obama Administration plans to withdraw National Guard…

Dems find careers threatened by Obamacare votes

Seven months ago Speaker Nancy Pelosi spent a busy week rounding up…

White House at odds with gays on 'Don't ask don't tell'

A judge's decision to throw out a ban on gays in the…

SF prep football games

Friday’s games Balboa at Galileo, 3 p.m.Both teams cruised against less-talented opponents…

Military funeral picketers take case to Supreme Court

In a case testing the limits of free speech, the Supreme Court…

Biden embraces role as warm alternative to Obama on campaign trail

Arriving 45 minutes late to an Omaha fundraiser benefiting a local congressional…

Dems turn on Obama over Iraq, Afghanistan, Gitmo

It's pretty clear that Democrats are less enthusiastic about voting this year…

San Francisco prep football matchups

Today’s game Mission at Lowell, 3 p.m.The Cardinals (0-2) and Bears (0-3)…

Dems set to abandon pre-election vote on taxes

Backed into a corner by members of their own party, Democratic leaders…

Obama laments skepticism over Mideast peace plan

By Julie Mason Examiner White House Correspondent   Warning that "more blood…

San Francisco prep football capsules

Friday’s games Marshall at McClymonds, 7 p.m.Marshall’s early-season struggles figure to continue…

Economy forces White House to downsize midterm strategy

Unable to campaign on health care reform or economic improvement, the White…

Effort to repeal 'Don't ask, Don't Tell' blocked in senate

Republicans and two Democrats on Tuesday blocked a defense bill in the…

'Don't Ask Don't Tell' becomes battleground in defense bill

Senate Democrats Monday were scrambling to come up with enough votes to…

Michael Barone: Dems at war: Public unions vs. gentry liberals

My subject today is the civil war raging in one of our…

Democratic leaders find support lacking for tax hikes

Facing stiff resistance from politically vulnerable lawmakers in their own party, Democratic…

San Francisco prep football previews

Friday’s games Redwood (Larkspur) at Lowell, 3:30 p.m.After a 69-13 dismantling at…

GOP unity elusive after O'Donnell wins

A day after Tea Party candidate Christine O'Donnell's stunning upset in the…

O'Donnell surging in Delaware

A last-minute surge by a Tea Party candidate has threatened to upend…