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  • Rules for medical pot, finally?

    Rules for medical pot, finally?
    California lawmakers are, again, getting close to adopting the state's first system to regulate medical marijuana. Even if they're 20 years late and it's difficult to craft laws for a largely lawless industry, legislators must not let another session...
  • Why paying truckers by the mile is unfair and dangerous

    Why paying truckers by the mile is unfair and dangerous
    The trucking industry is in crisis for one simple reason: It cannot find enough people to sit behind the wheel. The American Trucking Assns., a trade group, estimates that trucks carry more than 67% of the country's total freight by weight. Trucking is...
  • Report: Aircraft carrier Gerald R. Ford likely to exceed current cost estimate

    The Navy's cost-managing strategy for aircraft carrier Gerald R. Ford "obscures visibility" of its true price tag, and Congress should consider revising the law to improve accountability, a federal watchdog agency said Thursday. The first-in-class...
  • Virginia Tech's Wade Hansen experiences unlikely rise from humble football roots

    BLACKSBURG — There are blue-chip recruits, the borderline prospects that need to find the right position in college, guys that might be able to make an impact for a college football program if they get all the breaks — and then there's Wade...
  • UConn Hockey: Limiting Mistakes Is Focus For RPI

    UConn Hockey: Limiting Mistakes Is Focus For RPI
    STORRS – The UConn hockey team isn't likely to win many games in which it doesn't play well for three periods. The roster doesn't feature a player who will consistently bail out the Huskies on an off night. "We don't have LeBron," coach Mike...
  • Hard-Charging Huskies Settle For Tie

    Hard-Charging Huskies Settle For Tie
    HARTFORD – Evan Richardson had come down the wing and fired the puck off the post, low and to the left of RPI goalie Scott Diebold. It was early in the third period, perhaps the most precise and lively 20 minutes UConn has put together all season,...
  • Teachers union, advocates protest and ask CPS to act on costly borrowing

     Teachers union, advocates protest and ask CPS to act on costly borrowing
    Nearly 50 people gathered at Chicago City Hall on Thursday calling for city and school officials to try to recoup money spent on costly school borrowing deals. Some demonstrators were eventually removed by police. The Chicago Teachers Union and other...
  • Regulators Approve $2 Billion Frontier-AT&T Deal

    Regulators Approve $2 Billion Frontier-AT&T Deal
    Frontier Communications passed the final major hurdle in its pursuit of acquiring AT&T Connecticut's wireline operations Tuesday when utility regulators approved the $2 billion telecom deal. In its approval, the state Public Utilities Regulatory...
  • Ethics watchdog agency to weigh fine for CalPERS board vice president

    Ethics watchdog agency to weigh fine for CalPERS board vice president
    California’s political watchdog agency will consider quadrupling a fine against newly reelected CalPERS board Vice President Priya Mathur for failing to file timely campaign finance reports for 2012 and 2013. The proposed penalty follows a...
  • FAA should curb its regulatory authority over commercial drone use

    FAA should curb its regulatory authority over commercial drone use
    For more than half a century, the Federal Aviation Administration has piloted the development of sensible aviation regulation in the United States. Unfortunately, when Congress enacted legislation in 2012 directing the FAA to craft rules for small...
  • PennEast pipeline officials pull back from public meetings as opposition mounts in N.J.

    PennEast pipeline officials pull back from public meetings as opposition mounts in N.J.
    PennEast Pipeline is pulling back from sending its officials to appear at municipal meetings after a series of heavily attended public forums in New Jersey last week. Company officials are still scheduled to appear briefly Wednesday evening at a meeting...