Archive for May 22nd, 2013

The PE: MORENO VALLEY: Mayor reveals getting a ‘target’ letter in probe

Tom Owings

Owings

Posted on | May 22, 2013

Mayor Tom Owings, following a rambunctious study session on Tuesday, May 21, confirmed that he received a target letter in the federal grand jury probe of corruption in the Moreno Valley.

To read story by Debra Gruszecki  in The Press Enterprise, click here.

Ontario International Airport

People leave Terminal 4 at Ontario International Airport after arriving at their destinations in this 2012 file photo.(Stan Lim/Staff Photographer)

May 21, 2013; 06:14 PM

When Ontario International Airport opened its two modern terminals in September 1998, many of Inland Southern California’s top business executives lauded the event as a great way to make a first impression on would-be customers and investors from out of town.

To read story by Jack Katzanek in The Press Enterprise, click here.

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Staff Reports
Posted: 05/22/2013 12:41:55 PM PDT
Updated: 05/22/2013 01:32:27 PM PDT

CHINO – City officials will discuss their 2013-14 proposed budget during a workshop today.

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Secretary of State

By JUDY LIN Associated Press
Posted: 05/21/2013 12:39:42 PM PDT
Updated: 05/21/2013 01:33:49 PM PDT

SACRAMENTO, Calif.—California Secretary of State Debra Bowen has agreed to expand the way her office presents campaign finance data online after initially rejecting the request from a coalition of good-government groups, research organizations and newspapers, her spokeswoman said Tuesday.

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Dan Walters

Dan Walters

By Dan Walters
dwalters@sacbee.com
Published: Wednesday, May. 22, 2013 – 12:00 am | Page 3A
Last Modified: Wednesday, May. 22, 2013 – 12:07 pm

California, it’s now acknowledged, has a glut of lawyers.

Thousands of law school graduates cannot find jobs as law firms cut back, as government agencies are squeezed, as corporations trim legal expenses and as technology handles rote legal work.

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Sacto BusinessJournal: CalPERS alleges attorney misconduct

calpers

Mark Anderson, Staff Writer
Sacramento Business Journal
May 22, 2013, 3:00am PDT

The California Public Employees’ Retirement System is asking federal bankruptcy courts to disqualify a law firm from participating in the municipal bankruptcy proceedings of San Bernardino and Stockton because the firm allegedly hired attorneys away from a firm that was representing the pension fund giant.

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The White House

By Dan Balz,
Wednesday, May 22, 2013

It is never good for an administration when a front-page newspaper article about an ongoing controversy begins as follows: “The White House offered a new account Monday of how and when it learned . . . ” That’s what readers of The Post awoke to on Tuesday. In trying to contain the controversy and protect President Obama, White House officials have only added to questions about what happened.

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