| Dec 9, 2010
| 9:25 PM
Editor's note: This corrects an earlier version. Jeffrey Hubbard was not arrested and was not in jail.
Newport-Mesa Unified School District Supt. Jeffrey Hubbard was charged Thursday with two felony counts of misappropriation of funds related to his...
| Jan 19, 2011
| 7:10 PM
LOS ANGELES — Prosecutors on Wednesday introduced e-mails they say showed a relationship between the superintendent of the Newport-Mesa Unified School District and a former subordinate of his when he worked as schools chief in Beverly Hills.
| Jan 20, 2011
| 8:41 PM
LOS ANGELES — On April 4, 2006, then-Beverly Hills Unified School District Supt. Jeffrey Hubbard rode to a Sacramento airport with school board member Myra Lurie and the district's facilities director, Karen Anne Christiansen.
During the car ride,...
| Jan 9, 2012
| 9:42 AM
A troubled Cook County program put faulty camera equipment in police cars, wasting perhaps millions of federal dollars, the Department of Homeland Security's inspector general said in an audit released this morning.
Sen. Mark Kirk and U.S. Rep. Michael...
| Jun 13, 2011
| 2:53 PM
Sherman Jerome Spiegel
August 20, 1936 – June 9, 2011
Mr. Spiegel was born in Lawrence, MA to Mark and Elizabeth (Libby) Spiegel. He graduated from Boston English High School in 1954 and received a BSME from University of Massachusetts at...
| Jun 30, 2011
| 4:02 PM
Cook County officials on Thursday pulled the plug on a troubled $44 million effort that left faulty cameras in police cars.
A review of “Project Shield” by County Board President Toni Preckwinkle’s team found an “ill-conceived,...
| Aug 11, 2011
| 7:52 PM
On Thursday, President Barack Obama visited New York City for the fourth time since March for two campaign fundraisers. It's a much different city today than the one that welcomed him after the death of 9/11 mastermind Osama Bin Laden in May and at a...
| Aug 19, 2011
| 12:12 PM
A Pasadena jury on Thursday awarded $24.7 million to Los Angeles woman who became a paraplegic after her car seat collapsed during a rear-end collision in 2006. The jury found the car seat was defective.
It took about two and a half days for the jury to...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 7:29 PM
A frequent critic of Baltimore's contract bidding process filed a lawsuit Wednesday contending that Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake and other members of the Board of Estimates have acted "discriminatorily and outright corruptly" by awarding contracts to...
| Oct 29, 2012
Amy Francetic was at a child's birthday party in 2004 when she decided it was time to leave Silicon Valley.
"I was sitting there listening to 6-year-olds talk about IPOs and whose house was bigger and how much a wedding dress cost," she said.
| Feb 28, 2013
| 11:45 AM
Senator Charles Grassley (R-IA) doesn't want technology funded by American taxpayers to go to China and, guess what, I don't like the idea all that much, either — but don't have a better one.
If Fisker, which makes the plug-in hybrid Karma (or...