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"Father who pleaded guilty to multiple murder counts was reportedly having an affair with a co worker while his wife was pregnant Lee. Frank CBS news, Denver Kabir Rodriguez. CBS news. It's five at the bay area's news station. KCBS results of the election coming up this hour midterm election. Twenty eighteen I'm John Evans were expecting sunny and warm weather today and high fire danger beginning tonight with gusty winds coming out of the east. Here's what's happening. CBS news projects the Democrats will pick up at least twenty six seats in the house giving them control for the first time in eight years and Republicans will tighten their grip on the Senate flipping seats held by Democrats in North Dakota, Indiana, and Missouri Democrats taking control of the house beginning in two thousand nineteen that should vault to bay area. Members of congress to positions of leadership KCBS political reporter, Doug sovereign says, San Francisco's Nancy Pelosi is set to retake the gavel as house speaker house. Democrats did just what Nancy Pelosi expected winning more than enough seats to regain. In control, though, Pelosi insists this is about way more than putting the speaker's gavel back in her hands out what a new democratic majority will mean in the lives of hardworking Americans. Pay Representative Eric swallow tells KCBS he has no doubt Pelosi will win the speakership, but says younger leaders are waiting in the wings to assume the mantle of power soon. Congress I think needs new bursts of energy, and ideas and confidence, and that's coming Oakland congresswoman, Barbara Lee will run for democratic caucus chair the fourth highest rank in the house and tells KCBS the party's focus will be on protecting the Affordable Care Act, Medicare, Medicaid and social security, but we also have to address this culture of corruption here in Washington DC and move forward with the investigation of everything from the president's Russian connection to whether he's enriching himself at taxpayers expense. Doug, sovereign KCBS. Gavin Newsom will become the next governor of California KCBS a lane reports from Los Angeles, businessman and political outsider. John cox. This race was a long shot. This Republican party will be back in this state parks was running against the governor Gavin Newsom, but Newsome was often running against President Donald Trump. A theme we heard in his victory speech, America's biggest state is making the biggest statement in."