- Cleveland police to wear body cameras during GOP convention
San Diego Union-Tribune, Thursday - 06/30/2016 - 12:14 AM
Cleveland police officers will have body cameras affixed to their riot gear during the Republican National Convention this month.
- Exxon Mobil wins a round in climate litigation
San Diego Union-Tribune, Wednesday - 06/29/2016 - 07:38 PM
Exxon Mobil Corp. has won an early round in its fight against regulators over whether the oil giant covered up what it knew about climate change.
- In ME, Trump strikes back at US Chamber on trade
San Diego Union-Tribune, Wednesday - 06/29/2016 - 06:39 PM
Donald Trump struck back at the U. S. Chamber of Commerce Wednesday in a mostly rural area in Maine, where his message of economic populism could earn him a vote in the Electoral College.
- Vessel rescues 19 fishermen from burning boat off Bermuda
San Diego Union-Tribune, Wednesday - 06/29/2016 - 01:17 PM
A plume of black smoke alerted the crew of a cargo vessel to possible distress. As they pulled closer in the Atlantic Ocean, they found a fishing boat engulfed in flames and the sailors in the water.
- Governor who fired entire board makes new appointments
San Diego Union-Tribune, Wednesday - 06/29/2016 - 12:19 PM
Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin has appointed 10 new University of Louisville trustees, less than two weeks after he disbanded the previous board amid turmoil over the status of embattled school President James Ramsey.
- Benghazi report faults security; no new Clinton allegations
The Lima News, Wednesday - 06/29/2016 - 10:47 AM
WASHINGTON — Republicans on the House Benghazi Committee harshly faulted the Obama administration Tuesday for lax security and a slow response to the deadly 2012 attacks at the U. S. diplomatic outpost in Libya. But they produced no new allegations about then-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. The attacks, which killed four Americans, including U.
- Biden hosting cancer summit to try to accelerate research
San Diego Union-Tribune, Wednesday - 06/29/2016 - 06:00 AM
Vice President Joe Biden will try to give efforts to cure cancer a jolt during a summit in Washington that's casting a spotlight on research and innovative trials taking place across the country.
- Records: City lawyers weak link in police accountability
San Diego Union-Tribune, Wednesday - 06/29/2016 - 02:48 AM
When a federal judge concluded that a lawyer employed by the city of Chicago concealed audio evidence in a civil trial, the court issued a sharp rebuke, saying the recordings showed police lied about the events that led officers to shoot and kill a black motorist.
- Defamation lawsuit over debunked Rolling Stone story tossed
San Diego Union-Tribune, Tuesday - 06/28/2016 - 05:50 PM
A New York judge has thrown out a defamation lawsuit against Rolling Stone magazine over the magazine's debunked article about a University of Virginia gang rape.
- Cleaves' attorney wants prosecutor's office off sex case
San Diego Union-Tribune, Tuesday - 06/28/2016 - 12:15 PM
An attorney representing ex-Michigan State basketball star Mateen Cleaves has asked a judge to disqualify the Wayne County prosecutor's office from Cleaves' sexual assault case.
- Fiat Chrysler gearshift probe finds 266 crashes, 68 injuries
San Diego Union-Tribune, Tuesday - 06/28/2016 - 07:43 AM
A government investigation into confusing gear shifters like the one in the SUV that crushed and killed Star Trek actor Anton Yelchin found 266 crashes that injured 68 people.
- Oakland votes to ban coal shipments, citing health risks
San Diego Union-Tribune, Tuesday - 06/28/2016 - 05:32 AM
The Oakland City Council voted unanimously to kill a plan to use a proposed marine terminal to transport Utah coal to Asia, calling such shipments public health and safety hazards. Backers argued the project would bring needed jobs to an impoverished part of town.
- 1st hearing in fight over release of Pulse 911 calls
San Diego Union-Tribune, Tuesday - 06/28/2016 - 04:38 AM
A preliminary hearing will lay out ground rules for another hearing later this week on the fight between media companies and the city of Orlando over whether 911 calls from the mass shooting at a Florida nightclub can be made public.