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NYC Mayor, Running for President, on Defense After Blackout

NEW YORK - New York's mayor is fending off criticism because he was in Iowa campaigning for his presidential bid ...


Jeffrey Epstein Will Remain Jailed As Judge Mulls Bail

NEW YORK - Financier Jeffrey Epstein will remain behind bars for now as a federal judge mulls whether to grant ...


EU Countries Meeting To Reduce Tensions With Iran

EU foreign ministers are looking into ways to help reduce tensions between Iran and the United States and convince Iran ...


Disneyland makes surveillance palatable - and profitable

We're in the heat of the summer blockbuster season, when Walt Disney is taking over theaters with releases like Toy ...


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Editorial- Insurance Commissioner Lara never should have accepted donations from those he regulates

SACRAMENTO, CALIF. - TUESDAY, AUGUST 30, 2016: State Senator Ricardo Lara (D-Bell Gardens) on the Senate floor at the State ...

Webers success in changing police lethal force rules is a lesson for all

Assemblywoman Shirley Weber, D-San Diego, called on lawmakers to approve her resolution calling for a ban on the display of ...

Your Opinions- No wonder homeless shun provided parking lot spots

Noodle, his street name, left, and Oak, his street name, center, make breakfast using a camping stove for people living ...

Editorial- Adopt wildfire relief fund - but split up or shake up PG&E, too

A massive fire is roars through a mostly residential neighborhood in San Bruno, Calif., Thursday, Sept. 9, 2010. Firefighters from ...

Editorial- Elliott's use of gun violence restraining orders an example for state

Mara Elliott in Balboa Park. (Photo by K.C. Alfred-San Diego Union-Tribune) ...

Commentary- Jackie Robinson YMCA must look beyond skin color for new leader

SAN DIEGO, CA. JAN 12, 2018- The 33rd annual YMCA of San Diego County Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Human ...

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Chinese and Japanese shares gain ground, greenback dips

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in China and Japan advanced on Monday, while in Australia the key index sagged.The U.S. dollar ...

Dubai gearing up for Expo2020

DUBAI, UAE - Planning for Expo 2020 Dubai is on track with construction projects well underway and transport plans being ...

Britain facing first recession since GFC

LONDON, UK - Recessions are bad for living standards, in both the short term and the longer term. And because ...

More jobs for Milwaukee, thanks to Donald J. Trump

MILWAUKEE, Wisconsin - Derco, a Lockheed Martin company, is planning to expand its plant in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, by up to ...

Chernobyl to be opened up to tourists

KIEV, Ukraine - The Chernobyl nuclear reactor in Ukraine which exploded in 1986 causing a disaster on a global scale ...

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14 dead after building collapses in Kumarhatt in India

SOLAN, Himachal Pradesh, India - As many as 14 people, including thirteen Army personnel were killed and 28 others injured ...


Widespread floods in Nepal lead to death and destruction

KATHMANDU, Nepal - Search and rescue operations are occurring across Nepal as the southeast Asian nation continues to be hit ...


Tensions between Ottawa and Beijing heightened after third arrest

BEIJING, China - A Canadian citizen has been detained in Yantai, a city in northeastern China, Global Affairs Canada said ...


Huge death toll in wake of hotel attack in Kismayo, Somalia

MOGADISHU, Somalia - At least two journalists were among the 26 people killed in the terror attack at a Somali ...


Ten dead after extensive lightning strikes across Bangladesh

DHAKA, Bangladesh - Lightning has wreaked havoc across the southeast Asian nation of Bangladesh.At least ten people died on Saturday ...


All settlements to stay regardless of peace plan, Netanyahu says

WEST BANK, Palestinian territories - In his strongest pledge yet, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has vowed that no settler ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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