| Sep 1, 2011
| 4:36 PM
Earlier this week in my column about a moving company, I said I had never heard any HAPPY moving stories. Here is one from reader Robert Kemp: Upon retiring in 1988, decided to move to Northern Ireland. from where I met my wife in 1943...
| Mar 15, 2011
| 6:21 PM
The future of local agricultural products from the Sacramento and central valleys is up in the air following the earthquake and tsunami in Japan. Most of the $420 million of rice that goes to Japan comes from counties north of Sacramento. But with a...
| Oct 8, 2010
| 4:20 PM
WASHINGTON -- Federal aviation officials urged air carriers Friday to voluntarily take steps to reduce the risk of cargo fires caused by overheated lithium batteries, an indication of regulators' growing concern about the threat posed by air transport...
| Dec 31, 2010
You would be hard-pressed to find anyone in town who had a bigger news year than Costa Mesa City Councilman Jim Righeimer. The former Planning Commission chairman went toe-to-toe with the police union, which smeared his name on...
| Jan 26, 2011
River pilots and exporters are warning that the mouth of the Mississippi River is silting in, threatening a major commercial route, because there is not enough money to pay for dredges that normally keep the channel open.
Seizing on Tuesday night's State...
| Jun 15, 2012
| 9:34 AM
Korean shellfish shipped to the United States may have been exposed to human feces and potentially contaminated with norovirus, the Food and Drug Administration warned distributors, retailers and other food service operators Thursday.
| Dec 12, 2011
| 4:25 PM
On a day expected to be the busiest in FedEx's 40-year history, Diane Maleski got to work extra early — at 4:30 a.m. That was long before the first trucks arrived from the airport bearing parcels that would be piled onto conveyor belts, sorted by...
| Dec 13, 2011
| 3:56 AM
Today's forecast calls for mostly cloudy skies and a high around 51 degrees. The low temperature is expected to be around 38 degrees tonight.
Here are today's morning traffic issues.
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| Feb 6, 2012
| 1:03 PM
Global smartphone shipments grew massively last year as mobile handsets increased in capability and were made available at lower prices, according to International Data Corp.'s latest Worldwide Mobile Phone Tracker quarterly report.
In 2011, smartphone...
| Jan 3, 2012
| 4:50 PM
Something big has come to the Port of West Sacramento, really big.
“This is all part of the renaissance of West Sacramento,” said Port Manager, Mike Luken.
Though that the renaissance has come in the form of a very modern and massive crane...
| Mar 8, 2012
| 4:50 PM
The Grand Alliance shipping consortium, consisting of three major container shipping lines, has chosen Tacoma over Seattle as its chief Northwest port of call for service, officials said Thursday.
The Port of Seattle said the news could cost jobs in...