SANTA ANA (CNS) – Incorrect blood-alcohol readings from the Orange County Crime Lab could help clear about 20 people arrested for drunken driving. About 200 cases were affected by the mistake. “The error’s been fixed […]
SAN DIEGO (CNS) – A criminal investigation into the activities of Bob Filner while he was mayor of San Diego is now in the hands of a grand jury, it was reported today. U-T San […]
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, […]
MEXICO CITY (AP) — A moderately strong earthquake struck near Mexico’s Pacific coast resort of Acapulco on Wednesday, causing cracks in some buildings and swaying buildings in Mexico City. The U.S. Geological Survey said the […]
RICHMOND, Calif. (AP) — Chevron Corp. on Monday agreed to pay $2 million in fines and restitution and pleaded no contest to six charges in a fire last summer at its refinery in the San […]
NEW YORK (AP) — Even as a pared-down version of Microsoft’s Office software package arrived on the iPhone, the company is holding out on extending that to the iPad and Android devices as it tries […]
CORCORAN, Calif. (AP) — Investigators at California State Prison-Corcoran are investigating as a homicide the death of an inmate who was a convicted child molester. On Thursday corrections officials found the 63-year-old unresponsive in his […]
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A man who was found dead hanging by a rope off an 18-story Sacramento high-rise appears to have been a graffiti tagger, Sacramento police said Monday.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A fire official says a man appears to have accidentally died from asphyxiation when he lowered himself off an 18-story Sacramento, Calif., office building with a rope.
PHOENIX (AP) — A gunman opened fire at a Phoenix office complex on Wednesday, killing one person, wounding two others and setting off a manhunt. Police warned the public that he was “armed and dangerous.”
LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Proposition 39 on today’s ballot would require multistate businesses to calculate their California income tax liability based on the percentage of their sales in California. The initiative would generate $500 million […]
PITTSBURGH (AP) – An armed suicidal man held a businessman hostage inside a downtown office building for more than five hours Friday and posted Facebook updates about it before surrendering to authorities without incident, police […]