The 2016 Election |

Dead man wins city election in Oceanside; Female rival calls foul

| A prominent city councilman had urged voters to re-elect Gary Ernst rather than challenger Nadine Scott — despite Ernst's death in September.

FACT CHECK: Donald Trump's first 100 days action plan

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NPR reporters and editors add context to the legislation and other proposals that Trump said he wants to introduce in his first 100 days in office.

LA development measure passes, while Santa Monica's fails

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LA voters approved Measure JJJ, paving the way for more affordable housing. Santa Monica voters rejected a separate measure restricting larger buildings.

Hahn, Barger prevailing in LA county supervisors races

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If Hahn and Barger win their respective races, L.A. County could become the only board of supervisors in the state with a female supermajority.

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Thosands of anti-Trump protesters march in LA

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Demonstrations erupted around the country, some coalescing around Trump-owned properties and blocking traffic. Protests have largely have been peaceful.

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California, LA County voter turnouts could trail 2012

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Even given hotly contested races and major ballot measures, early turnout numbers for Tuesday are lower than in the previous presidential election.

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LA church parishioners pray for Trump and their own

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In a small Catholic church in downtown Los Angeles, a priest tries to calm a disquiet congregation, many immigrants from Latin America.

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Cal Democrats' supermajority quest hinges on close races

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Democrats were within striking distance of a supermajority in the California Assembly Wednesday, and liberal groups were successful in their bid to throw out a moderate Democratic Assemblywoman who has opposed labor and environmental regulations.