- Things to know about the California oil spill Updated: Jun-01-15 3:49 pm
LOS ANGELES - Cleanup crews continued to mop up oil-stained beaches along California's Central Coast two weeks after an onshore underground pipeline ruptured, leaking thousands of gallons of crude into the Pacific.
- AP Interview: France warns climate change threatens security Updated: May-30-15 1:22 pm
PARIS - Climate change is a threat to international security, France's influential Environment Minister Segolene Royal warned Saturday - adopting an unusually hawkish stance as she heads to the U.S. to push for a global deal on reducing emissions at a landmark Paris conference this year.
- Coast Guard defends cleanup response to California oil spill Updated: May-30-15 11:10 am
LOS ANGELES - The leader overseeing a massive oil cleanup along the California coast defended the initial response, saying there were workers on the ground after the spill that stained popular beaches.
- Poll: Voters showing little interest in 2016 Senate contest Updated: May-20-15 12:23 pm
LOS ANGELES - So far, California's U.S. Senate contest has been a snoozer.
- Congresswoman apologizes for Indian whooping-cry caricature Updated: May-17-15 11:01 pm
ANAHEIM, California - U.S. Senate candidate Loretta Sanchez apologized Sunday after a videotape surfaced showing her making a whooping cry in reference to Native Americans that brought her a cascade of reprimands from fellow Democrats to posts on Twitter.
- She's in, she's out: Email misfire brings Senate confusion Updated: May-12-15 10:21 pm
WASHINGTON - It was the campaign kickoff that wasn't.
- Education Dept. sees increase in campus sex crime reporting Updated: May-05-15 4:46 pm
WASHINGTON - The number of sex offenses on college campuses reported to the Education Department has nearly doubled over a five-year period.
- GOP field grows: Longshots Fiorina, Carson launch their bids Updated: May-04-15 4:42 pm
WASHINGTON - Former technology executive Carly Fiorina and retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson joined the rapidly expanding 2016 Republican presidential class on Monday, casting themselves as political outsiders in underdog campaigns, eager to challenge the elite of both parties.
- White House Brief: Things to know about Carly Fiorina Updated: May-04-15 8:14 am
DES MOINES, Iowa - Here's a look at key things to know about Carly Fiorina as she stepped into the 2016 Republican presidential campaign on Monday.