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Seaside delays investigation into alleged harassment by police chief

Alleged harassment on the job by the city's top cop has some Seaside police officers on edge.

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McConnell: Shutdowns are a 'failed policy'

In his strongest words to date, Senate GOP leader Mitch McConnell, R-Kentucky, tried to quash talk that he would allow another government shutdown if he becomes Senate majority leader next year.

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California Senate passes firearms restraining order procedure

California lawmakers have advanced a bill that allows judges to temporarily remove firearms from people who show signs that they could harm themselves or others.

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California wait period doesn't apply to gun owners

A federal judge has overturned part of a California law requiring a 10-day waiting period for gun buyers, ruling that it does not apply to those who already own firearms.

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Ballot measure review period ends Aug. 25 in Monterey County

The Monterey County Elections Department reminds voters that rebuttal arguments for ballot measures are due by 5 p.m. on Aug. 25.

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Bill aimed at preventing sexual harassment of farmworkers moves forward

A bill that would require sexual harassment prevention training for agriculture workers is headed to Gov. Jerry Brown.

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Early voting starts Monday for Alisal Union School district recall election

Early voting starts Aug. 11 for the Alisal Union School District, Trustee Area 1 recall election.

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Friday is deadline for running for office in November election

Planning to run for office in November? Time's running out to file the paperwork.

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