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The Mercury News - Politics

New Jersey: Candidate dies, Democratic woman to face GOP representative in 2020 general election

5 hours ago

Superintendent for one of US's largest public school systems has a message for DeVos: 'You can't put every kid back in a school'

5 hours ago

Ex-Novato official's tweet about guns, dogs creates tension at Black Lives Matter rally

5 hours ago

Frustration grows with the Bay Area's patchwork of quickly changing coronavirus rules

8 hours ago

Latest line: A good week for Dr. Michael Drake, bad one for Levi Strauss

7 hours ago

They said it: Rural hygiene

7 hours ago

Editorial: More defunding of Oakland police would hurt most vulnerable

8 hours ago

Live: President Trump's latest tweets

10 months ago

Trump threatens to pull tax exemption from 'radical' schools

1 day ago

Netherlands will take Russia to court over MH17 shootdown

2 days ago

Trump travels to Florida, postpones New Hampshire rally

2 days ago

Latest line: A good week for Karen Bass, bad one for state corrections chief

7 days ago

They said it: Black coaches speak out

7 days ago

Latest line: A good week for environmentalists, bad one for state workers

14 days ago

They said it: Fireworks not so fun for dogs

14 days ago

'We are all truly blessed': Goya Foods boycott takes off after its CEO praises President Trump

2 days ago

In Bay Area, ICE order over online classes rattles thousands of international college students

4 days ago

Chinese man who ran California birth tourism operation sentenced

11 days ago

California closes disaster relief assistance applications for undocumented immigrants

11 days ago

Northern California police seize more than 1,700 pounds of processed cannabis, five suspects arrested

2 days ago

The struggle to enter California's cannabis market: 'So much heartache, so much pain'

6 days ago

Not your typical grow house: Bay Area buyers paid cash, moved in the marijuana

13 days ago

Over 10,700 illegal marijuana plants eradicated in Humboldt County

17 days ago

Supreme Court says Trump can weaken Obamacare contraceptive mandate

4 days ago

Split high court throws out Louisiana abortion clinic limit

12 days ago

Tennessee lawmakers pass 6-week abortion ban

22 days ago

Missouri's only abortion clinic wins battle to remain open

1 month ago

Editorial: Bay Area police disproportionately killing Black people

11 days ago

Could racially motivated 911 calls become hate crimes in California?

13 days ago

Letter: Asians need to score 140 points higher than white applicants

18 days ago

Walters: COVID-19 ensures fourth California budget won't be the last

19 days ago

Alameda County DA promises not to accept police union money, advocacy group says

2 days ago

Letter: Barr's warnings of voting by mail are unwarranted

12 days ago

All California voters to receive a mail-in ballot for November

23 days ago

Iowa's Steve King loses primary after ostracization for racist comments

1 month ago

Editorial: 'American way to fly' shouldn't risk catching coronavirus

2 days ago

Opinion: California should lift onerous nurse-practitioner limits

2 days ago

Letters: Strong-mayor system | Protect our soldiers | Social justice solutions | Uninspired by MAGA | Celebrating gluttony | Fireworks fallout

2 days ago

Opinion: COVID-19 crisis only makes homeless solution clearer

8 hours ago