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  • Lost in Afghanistan: US can't track weapons it sends

    WASHINGTON The Pentagon has shipped Afghan security forces tens of thousands of excessive AK-47 assault rifles and other weapons since 2004 and many have gone missing, raising concerns that they've fallen into the hands of Taliban or other insurgents....
  • Senate bill would overhaul NSA surveillance

    WASHINGTON The chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee introduced a bill Tuesday to halt the federal government's bulk collection of Americans' telephone and Internet information. Sen. Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., said that, if enacted, the bill "would...
  • Excerpts: Sampling of columns of note from the past week

    MARCUS THOMPSON II, San Jose Mercury News, on JASON COLLINS BEING AN AMBASADOR FOR ACCEPTANCE Jason Collins is probably done with professional basketball. And he should be. Let him tell it: he's still undecided about attempting a return for his 14th NBA...
  • Doctor who examined Donald Sterling testifies at trial

    In a trial that could determine whether Donald Sterling can retain ownership of the Clippers, a neurologist testified Monday that she used brain scans and a two-hour examination to conclude that the billionaire suffered from Alzheimer's disease and...
  • Donald Sterling to seek ban of medical records in dispute with wife

    Saying that Donald Sterling’s privacy rights have been “ignored and trampled,”  a lawyer for the Clippers owner said Thursday he would ask a federal court judge to prevent Sterling’s wife from using records about his mental...
  • Donald Sterling's time as Clippers owner marked by major futility

    The NBA’s announcement Tuesday that the Clippers were sold to former Microsoft billionaire Steve Ballmer ends Donald Sterling’s 33 years as the team’s owner. Assuming no legal challenge reverses the sale, it brings to a close one of...
  • Steve Ballmer on buying the Clippers: 'This was probably the best path for me to take'

    Former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer says he hopes Seattle lands an NBA franchise but figures it's still a few years away. Ballmer spoke to reporters Monday before teeing off in a "Snoqualmie Showdown" charity round of celebrity golf with Fred Couples,...
  • July job cuts smaller than last year

    July job cuts smaller than last year
    July job cuts in Florida totaled 719 compared with 785 during the same month last year, Challenger, Gray & Christmas said Thursday. But the global outplacement firm said cuts year-to-date rose to 14,720, compared with 13, 165 during the same period in...
  • Transfer of Clippers ownership is welcomed by players, fans

    Transfer of Clippers ownership is welcomed by players, fans
    They were four words that conveyed the sentiment of a franchise yearning for a new beginning. "Thank You!" Clippers center DeAndre Jordan tweeted. "And welcome …" The message was presumably intended for Steve Ballmer, who became the owner of...
  • Marcus Thompson: Donald Sterling deserves our humanity

    With every turn of this Donald Sterling saga, I feel worse for the guy. Yes, he's reaping the harvest of his prejudiced ways. And yes, he's being every bit the stubborn, litigious jerk many predicted when the NBA banned him for life and demanded the sale...
  • Clippers' sale to Steve Ballmer confirmed

    Clippers' sale to Steve Ballmer confirmed
    After four months of legal challenges and threats from Donald Sterling, the Los Angeles Clippers finally have changed hands. The sale of the team to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer for $2 billion was legally closed Tuesday. Sterling is officially out...