Utah governor says he will approve strictest DUI limit in U.S.

Utah’s governor announced Thursday that he will sign legislation giving the predominantly Mormon state the strictest DUI threshold in the country, a change that restaurant groups and representatives of the ski and snowboard industry say will hurt tourism. Republican Gov. Gary Herbert said he...

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NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell fine with Donald Trump's comments on Colin Kaepernick

President Trump slammed free agent Colin Kaepernick’s employment status at a rally in Kentucky on Tuesday, saying NFL owners may not want to sign the ex-San Francisco 49er quarterback because they do not want a “nasty tweet� from the president for signing a player who refused to stand during...

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Former Gov. Pete Wilson looks back on Proposition 187 and says, heck yeah, he'd support it all over again

Essential Politics: Gov. Jerry Brown visits Washington, D.C., Schwarzenegger blasts Trump’s approval ratings March 23, 2017, 10:54 a.m. This is Essential Politics, our daily look at California political and government news. Here’s what we’re watching right now: Gov. Jerry Brown is in...

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Justice Department investigating California Rep. Duncan Hunter's campaign spending

Essential Politics: Gov. Jerry Brown visits Washington, D.C., Schwarzenegger blasts Trump’s approval ratings March 23, 2017, 10:54 a.m. This is Essential Politics, our daily look at California political and government news. Here’s what we’re watching right now: Gov. Jerry Brown is in...

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Former Boston drummer Sib Hashian dies at 67 aboard rock legends cruise

John “Sib� Hashian, former drummer for the arena rock band Boston, died on board a cruise ship Wednesday. He was 67. His son, Adam Hashian, said Thursday a cause of death had not been determined. Sib Hashian was listed as one of the featured performers on the Legends of Rock Cruise, which...

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Low voter turnout could make this California congressional race a friends and insiders affair

Just as the campaign for L.A.’s only open congressional seat this year began to intensify, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti had a warning. “Trust me, this will be a low turnout election,� Garcetti said a few weeks ago at a campaign kickoff event for Assemblyman Jimmy Gomez, a Democrat he had...

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