President Barack Obama

Barack Hussein Obama II (born Aug. 4, 1961) is the 44th President of the United States. He is the first African-American to hold the office. Obama previously served as a United States senator from Illinois. He won re-election over Mitt Romney in 2012.

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Halloween Weather Forecast: Cold front moves on in

A potent cold front will move into the Bay Area Friday morning. Rain, moderate to heavy at times, will spread across the region.

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FAILURE TO RESPOND?

A crash, a fire and a desperate plea for help; 2 Investigates uncovers why CHP officers never responded to a deadly accident scene.

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2 Investigates: South Bay school board candidate faces questions about web postings, violent encounter

Online rants, including one about starting a "wife beating club," have parents in the Cupertino Union School District asking serious questions about school board candidateChris Zhang.

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Top female pro triathlete visits the Bay Area

Professional traithlete Gwen Jorgensen recently stopped by Specialized Bikes HQ in Morgan Hill to test in their state-of-the-art wind tunnel.