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Fri, 23 Sep 2016 20:07:00 -0400Reversing a previous decision, federal housing officials say San Francisco can set aside 40 percent of the 98 units in new affordable housing for seniors who live in certain rapidly gentrifying areas.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 20:19:00 -0400The nation's largest university endowment is underperforming and faces challenges due to churning leadership and a questionable investment strategy.
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 17:44:00 -0400The utility company says the outage was caused by a fire, now extinguished, at a power plant. The company expects to restore service by Thursday morning to about 1.5 million people across the island.
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 20:44:00 -0400A three-judge panel has ruled that immigrant minors cannot sue the U.S. for legal representation until their deportation proceedings are exhausted, and they must do it individually.
Mon, 19 Sep 2016 20:26:00 -0400Transportation officials say they will unveil a sweeping plan to make sure the federal government is involved in ensuring the safety of self-driving vehicles.
Fri, 16 Sep 2016 17:44:00 -0400San Francisco wants to give long-term residents of a historically African-American area preference in a lottery for new affordable units. Federal officials say that would violate fair housing laws.
Thu, 15 Sep 2016 19:31:00 -0400Bipartisan members of the House Intelligence Committee denounce Edward Snowden as a "criminal" who caused "tremendous damage" to U.S. national security.
Tue, 13 Sep 2016 18:24:00 -0400The methane leak that forced about 8,000 families to leave their Los Angeles homes occurred in October 2015 and wasn't capped until February 2016.
Tue, 13 Sep 2016 15:28:00 -0400Peres, 93, suffered a stroke and was taken to a Tel Aviv hospital. He won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1994 for his role in negotiating an interim peace agreement between Israel and the PLO.
Fri, 09 Sep 2016 22:24:00 -0400Ten years of tax filings reveal the relatively modest income of a public servant. Pence's spokesman says Donald Trump will release his returns after "a routine audit."
Fri, 09 Sep 2016 20:12:00 -0400The charges stem from allegations that officers in Oakland and several other San Francisco Bay Area law enforcement agencies sexually exploited a teenager.
Thu, 08 Sep 2016 21:15:00 -0400Brown signed two laws designed to be the most ambitious initiative on climate change in the country. The business community says the laws don't consider the economic impact on the state.
Thu, 08 Sep 2016 20:36:00 -0400The decision by the Justice Department to not retry McDonnell ends a four-year legal drama that upended a promising political career.
Wed, 07 Sep 2016 20:58:00 -0400The games featuring disabled athletes required last-minute help from the Brazilian government and a surge of ticket sales to ensure the event's financial viability.
Wed, 07 Sep 2016 19:29:00 -0400Luis Videgaray, confidant of President Enrique Peña Nieto, is considered the "architect" of Donald Trump's unpopular visit to Mexico last week.