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Would-Be Ala. Senator Wants to ‘Make America Good Again’

April 30, 2017 |

Seated beneath the Ten Commandments plaque that first made him a conservative icon in the culture wars, US Senate candidate and former Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore invokes President Trump’s campaign slogan—but with his own twist. “We can only make America great again if we make America good,” Moore…
Newser

Ex-Treasure Hunter Again Told to Give Up Coins’ Location

April 24, 2017 |

A federal judge is warning an ex-treasure hunter that he could face another contempt-of-court charge if he doesn’t reveal the location of 500 missing gold coins. Ohio Judge Algenon Marbley on Friday ordered Tommy Thompson to cooperate by granting power of attorney to allow the government to figure out if…
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United apologizes — again — after attorney describes dragged passenger’s injuries

April 14, 2017 |

The man who was dragged off a United Airlines flight suffered a broken nose and concussion and lost two front teeth, according to lawyers who are preparing a lawsuit against the Chicago carrier.

The passenger, Dr. David Dao, was discharged from a hospital Wednesday night but still will undergo…


L.A. Times – Business

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Russia’s warning to US: Don’t strike Syria again

April 12, 2017 |

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov began a meeting with his US counterpart Rex Tillerson in Moscow with a warning — do not strike the Syrian regime again.
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Shoelace White House Fence Jumper Strikes Again at Treasury Building

March 26, 2017 |

The woman who dangled from her shoelaces last week trying to jump the White House fence has struck again … this time gunning for a building about a football field away. Marci Anderson Wahl was arrested again early Sunday morning after successfully…

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After scandal and shakeup, Banc of California wants to be boring again

March 20, 2017 |

Banc of California was at a high point last summer.

The Irvine lender’s assets had topped $ 10 billion, a milestone for a bank that had assets of less than $ 1 billion just five years earlier. Impressed investors sent its notoriously cheap stock to a post-recession high.

And in August, its ambitious…


L.A. Times – Business

With housing costs skyrocketing, rent control is on the docket again in Sacramento

March 18, 2017 |

Amid California’s housing crisis, several state lawmakers want to give cities the ability to dramatically expand rent control, including imposing the kind of strict limits that once existed in Santa Monica and West Hollywood but have been barred since the 1990s.

A bill that would do so, introduced…


L.A. Times – Business

The U.S. hit its debt limit again. Now Treasury is maneuvering to avoid a default until Congress acts

March 16, 2017 |

The U.S. hit its debt limit again on Thursday — a whopping $ 19.9 trillion this time — and the Treasury Department started using accounting maneuvers to buy Congress several months to raise it to avoid a potential federal government default.

The statutory limit on borrowing has become a partisan…


L.A. Times – Business

Somali Pirates Strike Again

March 14, 2017 |

Somali pirates have reportedly hijacked an oil tanker, marking the first such taking of a commercial ship since 2012. The Aris 13 reported being followed by two skiffs—including one carrying armed men—while carrying fuel from Djibouti to Mogadishu on Sunday, a rep for Oceans Beyond Piracy tells Fox…
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