Pope Francis Arrives In DC Amid Much FanfarePope Francis arrived for his first-ever visit to the U.S. Tuesday, making his entrance in a frugal little family car, windows rolled down.
Controversial LA Cardinal To Travel With Pope Francis For DC TripCardinal Roger Mahony, the retired Archbishop of Los Angeles, will be traveling with the Pope when he meets with President Obama and speaks to Congress.
98 Prominent Jewish Leaders, Hollywood Heavyweights Sign Letter Of Support For Iran Nuclear Deal"I think that's ultimately, that kind of transparency can only be better for Israel," said Rabbi Neil Comess-Daniels.
Schwarzenegger Pushes Congress To Save After-School FundingFormer California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger is calling on Congress to preserve federal funding for after-school programs in a proposed reauthorization of the 2002 No Child Left Behind law.
West Coast Congress Members Seek Funding For Quake Warning SystemThree dozen members of Congress from California, Oregon and Washington are urging full funding of a West Coast earthquake early warning system.
Janice Hahn Announces Run For LA County SupervisorJust three years after successfully running for Congress, Democatric Rep. Janice Hahn Wednesday announced her candidacy for the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors.
$372.5M In Federal Funds Awarded To Conservation ProjectsProjects designed to cut down on fertilizer runoff, expand bird nesting areas and restore native grasslands are among those selected for funding under a new initiative that encourages conservation partnerships between government and private organizations.
Viewed As 'Conscience Of Congress,' Environmental Advocate Henry Waxman RetiresWhen the gavel signaled the end of the 113th session for the U.S. Congress this month it also marked the end of a 40-year career for California Congressman Henry Waxman.
Near $1B In Medical Malpractice Payouts To Veterans Paid By Federal Funds, Not VAThousands of payouts to veterans who have claimed to be victims of medical malpractice have recently been uncovered, and the money may not be coming from where you might expect.
LMU Prof. Michael Genovese Weighs In On Controversy Surrounding Executive Order On ImmigrationLoyola Marymount University Professor Michael Genovese stopped by KCAL9 Saturday to discuss the context surrounding the issue.
Congress Members Back Los Angeles For OlympicsFour local Congressional members — Xavier Becerra, Julia Brownley, Tony Cardenas and Judy Chu — sent a letter to the U.S. Olympic Committee, according to reports.
KCAL9 Hosts Debate Between Candidates Vying For Hotly Contested 33rd Congressional DistrictThe district runs from Malibu to Palos Verdes to Hollywood.