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Bill Clinton speaks of unification at SF event

While controversy swirls around next week’s release of Hillary Clinton’s memoir about the 2016 presidential election, former President Bill Clinton spoke of unifying America Friday night in San Francisco during a [Read entire story]

Tea Partiers aren’t just mad at Democrats, they’re mad at Republicans, too

[...] the 140 Tea Party-organized activists who gathered in a hotel by the Fresno airport this weekend have been as far from the anti-President Trump resistance as you can get. Representing regions all over California, [Read entire story]

State Democrats’ family feud imperils 2018 rebound

The election of longtime party insider Eric Bauman as the new chair of the California Democratic Party has inflamed painful feelings among progressives that the party isn’t listening to its grassroots [Read entire story]

L.A. nurse wins tight race to head state Democratic party

SACRAMENTO — Eric Bauman was elected chair of the California Democratic Party on Saturday, winning a tight 1,493-to-1,431 victory over Kimberly Ellis of Richmond, capping a heated battle to replace outgoing chair John [Read entire story]

Trump calls FBI probe ‘witch hunt,’ contradicts why he fired Comey

After calling the FBI investigation into the possibility his campaign colluded with Russians meddling into the 2016 election a “witch hunt,” President Trump contradicted his own Justice Department Thursday in [Read entire story]

Trump calls FBI probe ‘witch hunt,’ contradicts why he fired Comey

After calling the FBI investigation into the possibility his campaign colluded with Russians meddling into the 2016 election a “witch hunt,” President Trump contradicted his own Justice Department Thursday in [Read entire story]

Trump calls FBI probe ‘witch hunt,’ contradicts why he fired Comey

After calling the FBI investigation into the possibility his campaign colluded with Russians meddling into the 2016 election a “witch hunt,” President Trump contradicted his own Justice Department Thursday in [Read entire story]

Hillary Clinton, ‘out of the woods,’ speaks up during S.F. visit

Clinton appeared on stage for about an hour Tuesday at the Professional BusinessWomen of California Conference at Moscone Center West, with most of her remarks focusing on the struggles women face in the [Read entire story]

Glimpse of Trump tax returns reveal he paid $38 million in 2005

President Trump paid $38 million in federal taxes on income of $150 million in 2005 and reported a $103 million write-down, according to a copy of his federal tax return that was revealed Tuesday. Pulitzer Prize-winning [Read entire story]

Nunes rejects GOP calls for special prosecutor into Russian ties

SACRAMENTO — Rep. Devin Nunes, R-Tulare, chairman of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, rejected calls from his fellow Republican for a special prosecutor to investigate purported ties between Russia [Read entire story]

California Republicans on Trump: Love the president you’re with

[...] below the smiles was a hesitance to fully embrace Donald Trump — not politically surprising in a state where the New York City developer has a 37 percent approval rating among all voters. The president also has [Read entire story]

Protesters target Sen. Feinstein for not holding town halls

Republican members of Congress aren’t alone in feeling the heat from constituents at town hall meetings this week. Feinstein, who has not debated her Republican opponent in her last two U.S. Senate campaigns — state [Read entire story]

Huge crowd marches in Washington vowing to resist Trump

WASHINGTON — On the second day in office, President Trump met the vanguard of his opposition: A mile-long army of women who marched to his new home, vowing to resist anything he might do that would harm them and their [Read entire story]

Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders arrives at halftime

Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders arrives at halftime [...] did their historic comeback preview California’s June 7 presidential primary? An against-all-odds presidential campaign collided with an [Read entire story]

49ers say they’re like a tech firm, but do they hire like one?

49ers say they’re like a tech firm, but do they hire like one? Since they started playing in the heart of Silicon Valley, the San Francisco 49ers have portrayed themselves as the NFL’s version of a tech company. [Read entire story]

HUD secretary visit promotes Internet program for low-income kids

Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julian Castro visited San Francisco tech firm GitHub Tuesday to promote ConnectHome, a new federal program designed to bring broadband Internet to 200,000 low-income children in 28 [Read entire story]

A way to diversify tech? Treat computer class like math

Backed by an all-star cast of Silicon Valley executives and nonprofit leaders, Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom asked the University of California Academic Senate Wednesday to count high school computer science classes as math [Read entire story]

Pandora buys Rdio, prepares to take on Spotify

In a move that signals it could be beefing up to take on rival Spotify, Oakland-based Pandora announced Monday that it is purchasing the assets of financially-strapped online music service Rdio for $75 million. The [Read entire story]

Daily fantasy sites FanDuel, DraftKings barred from N.Y.

New York’s attorney general said daily fantasy sports sites DraftKings and FanDuel could no longer accept bets in his state Tuesday, a move that analysts say could ripple across the nation to other states that may [Read entire story]

Domestic worker accuses tech execs of sex harassment, wage theft

The 45-year-old single mother of three from the Philippines said the couple maintained an atmosphere where Poetzscher’s unwanted sexual advances and innuendos were tolerated while she was a live-in worker, looking [Read entire story]