Mayor

July 12, 2019 - 1:18 pm
Hosts of the In-Depth podcast, Charles Feldman and Mike Simpson, have been complaining to Mayor Eric Garcetti about a particularly egregious pothole since 2013. Last year, outside of the KNX studios the street opened up due to a broken water pipe. The damage caused the street to flood with water, a...
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July 10, 2019 - 11:37 am
Washington, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser sent a letter to President Trump requesting more funds for the district's Emergency Planning and Security Fund since major events like the president's 4th of July "Salute to America" parade and President George H.W. Bush's funeral have depleted the fund. Bowser...
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July 01, 2019 - 1:24 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Pete Buttigieg said Monday that he raised $24.8 million during the second fundraising quarter, a massive sum that cements him as a top White House contender despite entering the Democratic presidential primary as a little-known Indiana mayor. The impressive haul tops the $18...
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June 04, 2019 - 4:54 pm
The mayor of a small Alabama town is apologizing after he reportedly recommended "killing" members of the LGBTQ community in a now-deleted Facebook post. Carbon Hill Mayor Mark Chambers was responding to a comment on his original post, which read in all capital letters: "We live in a society where...
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June 03, 2019 - 4:00 pm
LONDON — Mixing pageantry and pugilism, President Donald Trump plunged into his long-delayed state visit to Britain on Monday, welcomed with smiles and a cannon salute by the royals but launching political insults at others in a time of turmoil for both nations in the deep, if recently strained,...
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May 30, 2019 - 5:03 pm
(KNX 1070) - The Los Angeles County District Attorney’s office says Inglewood officials broke state law when they held a meeting to vote on a proposed arena for the Clippers. The District Attorney’s office had concluded that the Inglewood City Council pulled a fast one on the public by being...
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AP
April 03, 2019 - 10:58 am
CHICAGO — Chicago Mayor-elect Lori Lightfoot's resounding victory was a clear call for change at City Hall and a historic repudiation of the old-style, insider politics that have long defined the nation's third-largest city. Lightfoot, a former federal prosecutor who'd never been elected to public...
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November 05, 2018 - 7:40 am
NORTH OGDEN, Utah (AP) — A Utah mayor who was also a Utah Army National Guard major training commandos in Afghanistan was fatally shot by one of his Afghan trainees, officials said Sunday. Brent Taylor, 39, had taken a yearlong leave of absence as mayor of North Ogden north of Salt Lake City for...
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September 10, 2018 - 11:37 am
(CBS News) -- A Louisiana mayor has taken a bold step in expressing his opposition to Nike's Colin Kaepernick ad campaign -- he has banned the brand's products from his city's recreation facilities. Kenner Mayor E. Ben Zahn III requested that the city's recreation department ban usage or delivery...
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June 14, 2018 - 1:50 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco's incoming mayor knows the yawning gap between rich and poor firsthand, having been raised by her grandmother in the city's drug- and violence-riddled projects. It is now the job of London Breed — the first black woman elected mayor of the city — to unite a...
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