Archive for December 20th, 2013

California Supreme Court  justices

By Joe Nelson, The Sun
Posted: 12/20/13, 1:46 PM PST |

SAN BERNARDIN0 >> The California Supreme Court is set to release its opinion on San Bernardino County’s Colonies corruption case at 10 a.m. on Monday, according to the court’s website.

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Target

Target says that some 40 million credit and debit card accounts may have been affected by a data breach that occurred at card terminals in its U.S. stores between Nov. 27 and Dec. 15, 2013. The stolen data includes customer names, credit and debit card numbers, card expiration dates and the three-digit security codes located on the backs of cards.

By Anne D’Innocenzio, The Associated Press
Posted: 12/19/13, 6:57 PM PST | Updated: 2 hrs ago

Target’s data-security nightmare threatens to drive off holiday shoppers during the company’s busiest time of year.

The nation’s second-largest discounter acknowledged Thursday that data connected to about 40 million credit and debit card accounts was stolen as part of a breach that began over the Thanksgiving weekend.

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SBSO Sheriff

December 19, 2013

An attorney for the family of a Yucaipa man shot and killed by a sheriff’s deputy June 29 says he will file a $10 million wrongful death claim Thursday, Dec. 19, with San Bernardino County.

To read story by Darrell Santschi in The Press-Enterprise, click here.

DailyBulletin: Longtime Rancho Cucamonga leader dies

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By Neil Nisperos, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Posted: 12/19/13, 6:50 PM PST |

RANCHO CUCAMONGA >> Lloyd W. Michael, a key former general manager of what is today the Cucamonga Valley Water District, passed away earlier this month at the age of 90.

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Dianne Feinstein

Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif. wants the Los Angeles World Airports to work with Ontario to bring an end to the decline of the Ontario airport, which the Inland Empire city contends is due to the LAWA’s lack of support. The Associated Press

By Brian Sumers, Daily Breeze
Posted: 12/19/13, 6:07 PM PST | Updated: 3 hrs ago

Los Angeles should work with Ontario to improve passenger traffic numbers at L.A./Ontario International Airport, Democratic Sen. Dianne Feinstein charged in a letter this week sent to L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti. The letter dated Wednesday did not address a lawsuit filed in June by the city of Ontario, which is seeking to regain control of the airport from Los Angeles, the facility’s manager since 1967. Earlier this month, the two sides agreed to put the suit on temporary hold as they work out a solution.

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Dan Walters

Dan Walters

By Dan Walters
dwalters@sacbee.com
Published: Friday, Dec. 20, 2013 – 12:00 am

The powerful political forces that have been skirmishing for years over the direction of California’s public schools appear to be headed for a multi-front political and legal war next year.

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Facebook

Thu Dec 19, 2013 12:07pm GMT

(Reuters) – Facebook Inc founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg will sell 41.4 million shares worth about $2.3 billion to pay a tax bill, as part of an offering by the social network of 70 million Class A common shares.

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Covered California

Capitol Alert
The latest on California politics and government
December 19, 2013

Covered California, the state’s health insurance exchange, is experiencing a significant surge in enrollment, officials said Thursday.

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ObamaCare

Posted by Ezra Klein
December 19, 2013 at 9:15 pm

Today, the Obama administration announced that people whose insurance plans were canceled this year will “temporarily” be exempted from the law’s individual mandate. Here’s how they’re doing it — and what it means for the law.

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