Vice President Joe Biden will not run for president in 2016, he said Wednesday, ending a months-long flirtation with a third White House campaign and setting him on a glide path toward the end of his decades-long political career.
U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein still gets good job-approval marks, but roughly half of California voters don’t think the nation’s oldest current senator should seek a fifth term in 2018, according to a new Field Poll.
Two of San Jose’s three publicly-owned golf courses are operating in the red and taking a $2 million bite out San Jose’s budget each year, a recent city audit found, prompting city leaders to consider closing a golf course and reusing the land for other sports.
Gov. Mary Fallin agreed Thursday that all executions in Oklahoma should be delayed after a newspaper revealed that the wrong drug was used to stop an inmate’s heart in January. Authorities didn’t acknowledge the mistake until The Oklahoman obtained the autopsy report.
Carly Fiorina finally has the presidential campaign spotlight she wanted, its glare both giving her a big boost and exposing her flaws.
Necropsy results confirmed Tuesday that a juvenile gray whale found washed ashore on Sept. 24 near the Alameda Creek Trail in Coyote Hills Regional Park was malnourished and struck by a ship, officials said.
Two fatalities among four people stabbed in July
When faced with a life-threatening diagnosis, it is difficult to talk to a doctor about hastening death. George Eighmey, the Oregon state legislator who in 1997 was instrumental in getting that state’s Death With Dignity law, recommends these approaches to conversation.
ROSEBURG, Ore. — An Oregon pastor says the gunman in Thursday’s deadly campus rampage deliberately spared one student, giving him an envelope with a flash drive and ordering him to watch as his classmates were killed.
Three scientists from the U.S., Japan and China won the Nobel Prize in medicine on Monday for discovering drugs to fight malaria and other tropical diseases that affect hundreds of millions of people every year.