- California Indian casinos embroiled in turmoil
San Diego Union-Tribune, Saturday - 11/22/2014 - 02:47 PM
When it comes to controlling California's lucrative casinos, the stakes are enormous for tribes who own the gambling operations that collectively generate $7 billion annually and outperformed the Las Vegas Strip last year.
- Investigators may have recovered lost IRS emails
San Diego Union-Tribune, Friday - 11/21/2014 - 06:36 PM
Federal investigators have told Congress that they have recovered data that may include lost emails from one of the pivotal figures in the controversy over the Internal Revenue Service's treatment of tea party groups, congressional aides said Friday.
- Worker charged in glass-in-Big Mac case wins $437K
Associated Press, Friday - 11/21/2014 - 11:12 AM
New York City has agreed to pay $437,000 to an ex-McDonald's worker who was criminally charged nearly a decade ago with slipping shards of glass into a police officer's Big Mac.
- House GOP sues administration over health care law
San Diego Union-Tribune, Friday - 11/21/2014 - 10:36 AM
House Republicans have sued the Obama administration over steps President Barack Obama took to put his health law into place.
- Dow Chemical agrees to add board members
Associated Press, Friday - 11/21/2014 - 09:57 AM
Dow Chemical Co. says it will add four new members to its board of directors after pressure from hedge fund activist Daniel Loeb's Third Point.
- White House: Immigration steps would boost wages
Associated Press, Friday - 11/21/2014 - 09:56 AM
President Barack Obama's moves on immigration would expand the labor force and increase worker productivity, according to a White House report Friday that estimates average wages would rise over a 10-year period.
- Aereo files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection
Associated Press, Friday - 11/21/2014 - 09:03 AM
Online streaming service Aereo says that it has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, saying an unfavorable ruling by the U. S. Supreme Court was too difficult to overcome.
- Toyota recalls nearly 423K Lexuses for fuel leaks
Associated Press, Friday - 11/21/2014 - 08:21 AM
Toyota is recalling nearly 423,000 Lexus luxury brand cars in the U. S. to fix fuel leaks that can cause fires.
- Russian FM rejects intervention in oil production
Associated Press, Friday - 11/21/2014 - 06:39 AM
Russia's foreign minister says there should be no intervention in global energy production, even as the country's economy takes a hit from rapidly falling oil prices.
- Grocery chain's Christmas ad stirs tears, outrage
Associated Press, Friday - 11/21/2014 - 05:56 AM
Artillery booms. A trench comes into view. Soldiers huddle into their overcoats for warmth.
- Plan divides billions in closed nuke plant costs
Associated Press, Thursday - 11/20/2014 - 02:15 PM
California regulators have approved a settlement to divide billions of dollars in costs from the closed San Onofre nuclear power plant.
- Best Buy reports surprise sales gain in 3Q
Associated Press, Thursday - 11/20/2014 - 08:15 AM
Best Buy says its revenue edged up in the third quarter, a positive sign for the electronics retailer as the holiday season kicks off.