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Stories with person: Dianne Feinstein
  • New US attorney for Los Angeles region sworn in 
    Updated: Jun-30-15 9:08 am

    LOS ANGELES - Eileen Decker has been sworn in as the new U.S. attorney for the Los Angeles-based Central District of California.

  • GOP lawmakers introduce revised federal drought relief bill 
    Updated: Jun-25-15 6:22 pm

    WASHINGTON - Republican members of California's congressional delegation are tackling drought relief again with a wide-ranging bill introduced Thursday that attempts to speed up new water storage projects and move more water through river pumps for farms and cities.

  • GOP measure would permit longer tandem trucks 
    Updated: Jun-25-15 3:37 pm

    WASHINGTON - Over the objections of safety advocates, the Senate Appropriations Committee on Thursday approved a trucking industry bid to allow longer tandem trucks on the nation's highways.

  • Senate passes amendment to ban torture as US policy 
    Updated: Jun-16-15 5:16 pm

    WASHINGTON - The Senate on Tuesday reaffirmed a ban against torturing detainees and moved ahead on a more than $600 billion defense policy bill that is entangled in a broader fight in Congress about caps on Pentagon and non-military spending.