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The Mercury News - Politics

As systemic prison sex abuse scandal continues, ex-FCI Dublin guard hit with additional felony charges

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Asian stocks sink on German inflation, British tax cuts

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Sandy Hook parents detail abuse that followed Jones' lies

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Probe-a-Lago: Tensions flare over Trump's special master

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1/6 chairman: Ginni Thomas reiterates false election claims

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49ers shell out more for Cindy Chavez, Santa Clara elections

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High stakes for O'Rourke in Texas debate on Friday

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Prop 26 & 27: Fact checking ads for California's sports betting propositions

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In surprise move, judge rejects plea deal in Bay Area man's plot to 'blow up a Democrat building'

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Gov. Newsom signs bill to ease emotional support dog requirements for unhoused people

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California city won't pursue abortion ban after all

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Brooks: What if an alternative candidate is needed in 2024?

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Most Californians say 'no' to Biden second term, new poll says. So who do they want in 2024?

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Brooks: Did the FBI just reelect Donald Trump?

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US couple charged with conspiring to give records to Russia

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Drag performer sues far-right blogger over doctored video

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5 ways Hurricane Ian is an unprecedented storm for Florida's Gulf Coast

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Editorial: Oakland school shooting shows city leaders must unite to end soaring gun violence

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Second Harvest food bank expansion in San Jose stalls after lawsuit

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California elections officials can now keep their home addresses secret

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Editorial: In Mountain View, reelect incumbents Hicks, Kamei, Ramirez

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Letters: Sheriff's oversight | Humane rodeos | Yes on Prop. 31 | Oakland crime | Animal welfare | GOP flexibility

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Why did Newsom change his mind and sign bill to give farmworkers easier path to unionizing?

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10-cent deposit OK'd for wine, liquor bottles

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Letters: Onerous ban | Veto AB 2236 | Preventing suicide | Two-party tyranny | Migrant stunt

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Opinion: We're old, we're progressive and we vote in big numbers

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Our California and Bay Area endorsements for the Nov. 8 general election ballot

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Letters: All electricity | Human composting | Reparations overdue | Society's role | Address Putin | Bad advice

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Letters: Public housing | Healthier food | Light pollution | Immigrants' rights | Russia's survival | Support Puerto Rico

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