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  • Time to rein in California's traffic ticket surcharges

    Time to rein in California's traffic ticket surcharges
    One reason you pay so much when you are ticketed for, say, driving with a broken taillight is that there's a surcharge added to your ticket to help victims of violent crimes. There's also an add-on that pays for training police officers, another to...
  • Heated campaign for Homer Glen mayor nears end

    Heated campaign for Homer Glen mayor nears end
    It's the Election That Almost Wasn't in Homer Glen on Tuesday, as two political factions compete for village offices centered around a mayoral campaign that has engaged in more than a little mudslinging. In seeking a third term, Mayor Jim Daley Jr....
  • People on the Move: Child advocate recognized by Leadership Palm Beach

    People on the Move: Child advocate recognized by Leadership Palm Beach
    Leadership Michele Poole received Leadership Palm Beach County's 2015 Leadership Excellence Award. Poole, a 2014 LPBC graduate, was honored April 24, at the Raymond F. Kravis Center for Performing Arts in West Palm Beach, in recognition of her work as...
  • Federal judge reopens bankruptcy case of TH Properties

    A federal judge has reopened TH Properties' bankruptcy case after one of its creditors raised questions about the sale of a property owned by the company's founders. The Montgomery County­based developer objected to the reopening, but admitted in court...
  • Stolen funds went to trips, cars and a French bakery, court opinion says

    Stolen funds went to trips, cars and a French bakery, court opinion says
    When Robert Smylie used to drive by La Maison Du Pain, he would recall the uplifting story behind the bustling Mid-Wilshire bakery. His law firm's former office manager and her sister built the business from scratch, welcoming customers on an unassuming...
  • Feds seeking criminal charges against Lumber Liquidators

    NEW YORK (AP) — The Justice Department is seeking criminal charges against Lumber Liquidators in an ongoing investigation over imported products. The company, which operates a store on MacArthur Road in Whitehall Township, revealed the Justice...
  • Berks casino operator acquires Tropicana Las Vegas for $360M

    Berks casino operator acquires Tropicana Las Vegas for $360M
    NEW YORK— Berks County-based Penn National Gaming is acquiring the Tropicana hotel and casino in Las Vegas for $360 million. A group of shareholders, including private equity firm Onex Corp., say they will sell the 58-year-old Tropicana, a classic...
  • Attorney discipline cases: Winter Park lawyer disbarred

    Attorney discipline cases: Winter Park lawyer disbarred
    Winter Park attorney Richard R. Baker has been disbarred after pleading guilty to tax evasion, a federal felony. Baker was sentenced to three years of probation for the felony, and now he’s lost his law license. Baker pleaded to knowingly...
  • RadioShack agrees to mediation over sale of customer data

    RadioShack agrees to mediation over sale of customer data
    WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — RadioShack has agreed to mediation with state attorneys general concerned about the electronic retailer's planned sale of customer data as part of its bankruptcy reorganization. A RadioShack attorney told a Delaware...
  • Megan McArdle: Revamp student loan policies

    A group of student-loan borrowers has declared that they're not going to repay their student loans, and they are asking the Department of Education to cancel their debt. They are former students -- perhaps I should say "victims" -- of a for-profit...
  • Bilingual Jeb Bush talks immigration in Puerto Rico

    Bilingual Jeb Bush talks immigration in Puerto Rico
    Jeb Bush confronted one of the Republican Party's touchiest debates head-on Tuesday, telling Puerto Ricans that conservatives should be proud that America is "an immigrant nation" and value the contribution immigrants make to the country. The former...