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California Governor Jerry Brown talks during a meeting with more than a dozen water leaders from across Southern California in Los Angeles Thursday, Jan 30, 2014. (AP Photo)

Lawsuit says California mortgage money mishandled

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Three community assistance organizations sued Gov. Jerry Brown and other state officials on Friday, alleging the state improperly diverted nearly $370 million that was intended to help homeowners struggling with foreclosures. […]

03/14/2014

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Teen’s feud with her parents headed to court

MORRISTOWN, N.J. (AP) — A northern New Jersey honor student who says her parents kicked her out of the house when she turned 18 is now suing them, asking a court to make them support […]

03/04/2014

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Apple, Samsung fail to settle before March trial

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) – Apple Inc. and Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. have failed to settle their latest patent dispute despite a daylong meeting between top Samsung executives and Apple CEO Tim Cook hosted by […]

02/22/2014

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San Diego sued over stinky sea lion waste

SAN DIEGO (AP) — San Diego’s La Jolla Cove stinks, and the culprit is sea lion poop. That’s according to a lawsuit filed last week by a hotel and restaurant. U-T San Diego reports the suit […]

12/27/2013

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LA city attorney sues Bank of America over lending

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles city attorney is suing Bank of America for mortgage discrimination it claims led to a wave of foreclosures that cost the city a fortune in extra expenses and […]

12/07/2013

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Octavia Spencer and Sensa embroiled in lawsuit

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – A weight loss company wants a judge to dismiss half the claims in a lawsuit by Oscar-winning actress Octavia Spencer, who alleges the company is blaming her for an unsuccessful advertising […]

10/14/2013

Father sues after new phone reveals porn seen by underage son

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – A father is suing Sprint Corp. and Nextel of California Inc. after a phone he bought allegedly had pornography images on it that were later seen by his underage son. Arsen […]

10/02/2013

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Rite Aid to pay more than $12 million to settle lawsuit

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Rite Aid Corp. was ordered today to pay more than $12.3 million to settle a lawsuit that alleged employees at about 600 California stores unlawfully handled and disposed of hazardous materials, […]

09/24/2013

Abercrombie settles Calif. suits over head scarves

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Trendy clothing retailer Abercrombie & Fitch has agreed to make religious accommodations to its policy governing employees’ appearance as part of a settlement of discrimination lawsuits filed in California. The lawsuits […]

09/23/2013

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Judge dismisses AEG execs from Jackson lawsuit

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A judge has dismissed two executives from a negligence lawsuit filed by Michael Jackson’s mother against the promoters of his planned comeback concerts. Superior Court Judge Yvette Palazuelos ruled Monday that […]

09/09/2013

Calif. doctor sued for unconscious patient prank

TORRANCE, Calif. (AP) — A Southern California anesthesiologist’s decision to decorate an unconscious patient’s face with stickers and a photo taken by a nurse’s aide has prompted a state investigation and civil lawsuit against the […]

09/04/2013

Celebrity Chef Paula Deen (AP Photo)

Lawyers settle Paula Deen lawsuit in Georgia

SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — Lawyers signed a deal Friday to drop a discrimination and sexual harassment lawsuit against celebrity cook Paula Deen, who was dropped by the Food Network and other business partners after she […]

08/23/2013

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