San Diego fireworks malfunction in quick, show-stopping flash as hundreds of thousands watch SAN DIEGO - The San Diego Trolley was packed. Hotel rooms facing the bay were sold out. And local radio was set to simulcast a patriotic score for the Fourth of July show. But instead of 20 minutes of fireworks, the crowd in San Diego got about 20 seconds ... 07/5/2012 - 10:18 am | View Link
Boeing’s ninth 787 Dreamliner, the third for launch customer All Nippon Airways: Boeing has used financing through the U. S. Export-Import Bank to finance billions of dollars in foreign jet sales. House Republican leaders won’t say whether they will renew the bank. Its charter runs out September 30.. (Aubrey Cohen/seattlepi.com) Vital programs for Washington were caught in a Capitol Hill undertow Thursday, as Congress stumbled toward a five-and-half-week August recess with obstructionism leaving a vast load of work undone.