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Rep. Diana DeGette says former San Diego Mayor Bob Filner once tried to forcibly kiss her. Former Rep. Donna Edwards also said he behaved inappropriately toward her.
San Diego on Tuesday agreed to pay $667,000 to settle a sexual harassment lawsuit against former Mayor Bob Filner.  
One bit of minor calendar news before we get on with it: for the next two weeks, this column will be on hiatus. Instead, it will be pre-empted by our annual awards columns where we note the notable and laud the laudable from the past year.
The charges do not involve Filner's former communications director, Irene McCormack Jackson, who expedited the mayor's downfall
The 71-year-old Democrat left office Aug. 30, amid widespread allegations that he sexually harassed women. SAN DIEGO (AP
Fletcher, a former U.S. Marine and onetime state assemblyman, was a Republican until switching parties after finishing third
Steven Erie, a political science professor at the University of California, San Diego, said he sees Fletcher as the Democrat
David Alvarez is San Diego's Jackie Robinson -- a paragon of character and integrity, whose quiet leadership of deeds rather than words seeks neither credit nor acclaim. He could be San Diego's first Latino mayor -- a barrier long overdue to be broken.
4. Marion Barry (D) -- Ford is not alone in the crack-smoking mayor department. While mayor of Washington, D.C., in 1990
With reports from AP writers Kristen Wyatt in Colorado, Chris Grygiel Washington State, Christina Almeida Cassidy in Georgia
This week will be seen as a turning point in the future. Ted Cruz and his band of merry Tea Partiers fought the Obamacare law, with every ounce of energy they could muster. And the law won.
Before we get this ball rolling, we have two minor points which relate to the calendar which we feel merit mentioning. First, for the superstitious among us, it's not only Friday the 13th, but it's actually a double-dose, being 9/13/13. Wooo! Scary!
Filner, a former Democratic congressman elected to lead California's second-largest city last year, announced his resignation
“I’ve chosen to step forward with the only thing I know to do to put it to rest, which is to speak out forcefully and to
If I'm being too forward, let me know. But I think we'd have a "Werner-ful" time together! "My own personal failures were
“There is no other way to respond to this than to call it what it is: a lie,” Roe told the Daily Caller. In a Friday Daily
Dog-lovers will have to wait for their portion of that headline until the awards part of the column; but as for the cats, I was struck this week by a funny comment on an article I was reading on the continuing civil war within the Republican Party.
DE AP FOTOS: ESCÁNDALOS SEXUALES SAN DIEGO (AP) — El procurador general de San Diego, que negoció un acuerdo para poner fin