Archive for September 16th, 2011

The PE: FBI, IRS serve search warrants

BY DUANE W. GANG and IMRAN GHORI
STAFF WRITERS
dgang@pe.com | ighori@pe.com

Federal agents descended upon Riverside and San Bernardino counties on Thursday, serving search warrants on nine locations with ties to the Colonies Partners corruption probe.

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Joe Nelson, The (San Bernardino County) Sun
Created: 09/15/2011 12:04:21 PM PDT

FBI and IRS agents served nine search warrants Thursday at the homes and offices of former state Senator Jim Brulte, a Riverside publicist and four defendants in a sweeping San Bernardino County corruption scandal.

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The PE: S.B. COUNTY: Board considers boundaries

10:00 PM PDT on Thursday, September 15, 2011

BY IMRAN GHORI
STAFF WRITER
ighori@pe.com

San Bernardino County supervisors will take up a redistricting ordinance today but remain split on the plan, which has drawn criticism from some mountain and Latino residents.

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Money & Company
Tracking the market and economic trends that shape your finances.
September 15, 2011 | 7:47 pm

In a bid to speed up negotiations that have dragged on for more than eight months, union officials representing supermarket workers in Southern California took one step closer Thursday night to going on strike.

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Calbuzz: GOP Convention Preview: Dem Cash Scandal Notes

Friday, September 16, 2011

Rejecting the sage advice Calbuzz offered them, GOP presidential candidates Rick Perry and Mitt Romney have basically told the hundreds of dedicated activists of the California Republican Party, who will convene in Los Angeles today through the weekend, “You are irrelevant, meaningless and worthless.”

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PolitiCal
On politics in the Golden State
September 15, 2011 | 4:01 pm

Republican leaders filed a lawsuit Thursday in the state Supreme Court seeking to repeal new legislative district boundaries drawn by a citizens panel for the state Senate.

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