- Q&A: Issues, possible legal outcomes in gay marriage cases
San Diego Union-Tribune, Monday - 04/27/2015 - 04:17 AM
Just two years ago, the Supreme Court struck down part of the federal anti-gay marriage law that denied a range of government benefits to legally married same-sex couples.
- Deadly Nevada prison brawl stokes mystery about guards, guns
San Diego Union-Tribune, Monday - 04/27/2015 - 03:48 AM
This much is certain: Two handcuffed inmates at one of Nevada's toughest prisons brawled in a hallway, and one ended up dead from several shotgun blasts. The other was declared guilty of murder, even though he never touched a gun.
- Craig Ferguson wins Daytime Emmy as best game show host
San Diego Union-Tribune, Sunday - 04/26/2015 - 09:49 PM
Former late-night host Craig Ferguson found gold in his switch to game-show emcee, winning a Daytime Emmy for "Celebrity Name Game."
- 'Call of Duty: Black Ops 3': 5 ways it's different
San Diego Union-Tribune, Sunday - 04/26/2015 - 01:49 PM
"Call of Duty: Black Ops 3" is enlisting a few new recruits.
- Lean year for New England cod ahead as shutdown looms
Boston Herald, Sunday - 04/26/2015 - 09:44 AM
PORTLAND, Maine — Catch limits set to take effect this week will take a bite out of an industry that dates back to America's colonial past: New England cod. The stricter quota on cod taken from the Gulf of Maine — a 75 percent cut from the current year — will also affect the catch of other similar fish, meaning New England fishermen and seafood dealers expect a year of meager supply and high prices for several popular fish.
- Supporters of Senate Iran bill swatting away amendments
San Diego Union-Tribune, Sunday - 04/26/2015 - 08:32 AM
Senate proponents of a bill empowering Congress to review and potentially reject any Iran nuclear deal must first win a battle with some colleagues determined to change the legislation in ways that could sink it.
- Obama turns 2016 hopefuls into comic fodder for media dinner
San Diego Union-Tribune, Sunday - 04/26/2015 - 06:02 AM
A presidential election just getting into gear provided President Barack Obama plenty of new material to work with on the night he describes as Washington celebrating itself.
- Liotta recalls Scorsese discussion before 'Goodfellas' shoot
San Diego Union-Tribune, Sunday - 04/26/2015 - 01:32 AM
The Tribeca Film Festival ended with a bang — a special 25th anniversary screening of the Martin Scorsese gangster flick "Goodfellas."
- How London man may have helped trigger the 'flash crash'
San Diego Union-Tribune, Saturday - 04/25/2015 - 09:49 AM
He operated from a modest suburban London home he shared with his parents, far from the city's glamorous financial center. He used off-the-shelf software anyone can buy.
- Same-sex marriage pioneer among lawyers for high court cases
San Diego Union-Tribune, Saturday - 04/25/2015 - 09:02 AM
Five lawyers will take turns at the Supreme Court lectern Tuesday for the highly anticipated and extended arguments over same-sex marriage. Among them are the Obama administration's top lawyer at the high court, with more than two dozen arguments behind him, and two lawyers making their first appearance before the justices.
- 2009 memo describes concerns about Oklahoma reserve deputy
San Diego Union-Tribune, Saturday - 04/25/2015 - 03:02 AM
Several members of an Oklahoma sheriff's department raised serious concerns years ago about the performance and training of a volunteer deputy now charged in the fatal shooting of a restrained suspect, according to a report released by lawyers for the dead man's family.
- Aide to Mississippi Sen. Cochran arrested on drug charge
San Diego Union-Tribune, Friday - 04/24/2015 - 06:20 PM
An aide to Republican Sen. Thad Cochran of Mississippi has been charged with possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine after federal agents raided his home.
- Cleveland Play House wins Regional Theater Tony Award
Waco Tribune-Herald, Friday - 04/24/2015 - 05:13 PM
This year's Regional Theater Tony Award will go to the Cleveland Play House as it embarks on its centennial season.