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  • Proposed budget includes $3M in cuts

    Huntington Beach could reduce lifeguard hours if the City Council approves several proposed budget cuts for next year. The council was presented with a proposed 2010-11 budget at a study session Monday with about $3 million in cuts, including reduced...
  • EPA targets chemical often dumped in Chicago sewers

    Alarmed by research linking chemicals used to make Scotchgard and Teflon to cancer, liver disease and other health problems, the federal government spent the last decade pressuring manufacturers to phase out the stain-resistant compounds. But...
  • Japan earthquake may push oil prices higher

    Japan earthquake may push oil prices higher
    The powerful earthquake and tsunami that slammed northern Japan knocked out car plants and steel mills, stranded thousands in offices and at Disney's resort in Tokyo, and pummeled financial markets in Asia and Europe. But the biggest effect on the world...
  • Can I recharge at the supermarket?

    Can I recharge at the supermarket?
    J.D. Power and Associates estimates that there are fewer than 1,000 public recharging stations across the U.S., with more than half of them in California. That estimate matches up with the Department of Energy's Alternative Fueling Station locator (afdc....
  • Gear: Getting taken for a ride

    Gear: Getting taken for a ride
    Serious cyclists become obsessed with flashy new miracle-material frames and high-tech componentry, but there's also plenty of innovation among the less-glamorous parts of the bike. Here's proof that essential-but-mundane products like inner tubes,...
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  • FBI: Man took $3M in kickbacks

    GLENDALE — A 54-year-old Glendale man was arrested Friday on federal charges that he accepted more than $3 million in kickbacks for construction contracts while overseeing building projects at Pasadena's Huntington Memorial Hospital, officials said....
  • Man pleads not guilty to taking kickbacks

    DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES — A 54-year-old Glendale man on Friday pleaded not guilty in U.S. District Court to allegations that he accepted more than $3 million in kickbacks for construction contracts while overseeing building projects at Pasadena’s...
  • Obama's Adler Planetarium projector

     
    by Frank James We've been hearing for days now from Sen. John McCain about the earmark Sen. Barack Obama asked for to replace the failing projector at Chicago's venerable Adler Planetarium. In case you've wondered what all the fuss was......
  • WKMG to apologize for interrupting President Obama’s news conference

     
    Unusual moments in broadcasting: WKMG-Ch. 6 broke away from President Barack Obama's news conference today to air a commercial. And it was a political ad attacking Democrat gubernatorial candidate Alex Sink for her ties to Obama. WKMG returned to Obama...
  • Tech firm Cogent rejected suitor that might have paid more than 3M

     
    Cogent Inc., the Pasadena technology company that is selling itself to conglomerate 3M Co. for less than what some Cogent shareholders say is fair, had an "indication of interest" last month from another suitor at a price higher than 3M's......