- Graffiti found in 3 more national parks in West
San Diego Union-Tribune, Thursday - 10/30/2014 - 07:07 PM
The National Park Service says it has found more graffiti in some of the West's most scenic locations in a case that sparked an uproar on social media last week.
- First presidential debate set for Republicans
San Diego Union-Tribune, Thursday - 10/30/2014 - 05:55 PM
The 2014 midterm elections are days away, but preparation are already underway for the first debate of the 2016 presidential primary contest.
- Ebola quarantines: Can states do that?
San Diego Union-Tribune, Thursday - 10/30/2014 - 05:17 PM
The quarantine of a nurse in Maine who recently returned from the Ebola hot zone in West Africa has touched off a battle between the authority of states to confine people to protect public health and the right of Americans to move about freely.
- McDonnell wants new trial over jury issues
San Diego Union-Tribune, Thursday - 10/30/2014 - 05:05 PM
Lawyers for former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell say he should get a new trial on corruption charges because the jury in his case was potentially biased and may have acted improperly.
- Bratton: No credible threats against NYC Marathon
San Diego Union-Tribune, Thursday - 10/30/2014 - 02:32 PM
Police Commissioner William Bratton says there are no credible threats against Sunday's New York City Marathon.
- Not so sweet: Chocolate prices are set to rise
San Diego Union-Tribune, Thursday - 10/30/2014 - 01:32 PM
That bowl of chocolates for ninjas and ghosts won't cost you more this Halloween. Picking the perfect sweet for your Valentine could.
- Larson named AP's West Africa bureau chief
Waco Tribune-Herald, Thursday - 10/30/2014 - 12:02 PM
Krista Larson, who has covered the Ebola outbreak and the deadly conflict in Central African Republic for The Associated Press, has been named bureau chief for West Africa for the
- Prosecutor: Grand jury tweet in Brown case hacked
San Diego Union-Tribune, Thursday - 10/30/2014 - 11:55 AM
St. Louis County prosecutor Bob McCulloch says a tweet suggesting insider information on the grand jury investigating the Ferguson police officer who shot Michael Brown was the result of someone hacking a woman's Twitter account.
- Pair convicted in secret $1.6 M Navy silencer deal
San Diego Union-Tribune, Thursday - 10/30/2014 - 10:23 AM
A senior Navy intelligence official and a California race-car mechanic have been convicted for their roles in pushing through a secret Navy contract to build hundreds of untraceable rifle silencers for an unspecified program.
- US stocks are mixed in early trading
San Diego Union-Tribune, Thursday - 10/30/2014 - 09:40 AM
U. S. stocks are opening mixed as investors look over more earnings reports from big companies.
- AP PHOTOS: A look back at the Rumble in the Jungle
San Diego Union-Tribune, Thursday - 10/30/2014 - 08:32 AM
It was 40 years ago that two men met just before dawn on Oct. 30, 1974, to earn $5 million in the Rumble in the Jungle.
- Stockton seeks to exit from bankruptcy
Associated Press, Thursday - 10/30/2014 - 03:58 AM
Stockton residents will likely learn Thursday if they can put more than two years of financial uncertainty behind them.
- San Francisco fans revel in team's hat-trick win
Associated Press, Thursday - 10/30/2014 - 02:25 AM
They cheered every strike and pop fly together. They booed every pitch called as a ball in unison. Then, when victory was theirs, an orange and black sea standing shoulder-to shoulder roared as one.