| Sep 29, 2009
| 10:06 PM
Michael Jackson was never a fixture on the county fair circuit, but his Neverland rides now are on a never-ending tour.
The attractions he set up in his estate's private amusement park have been auctioned off and are being trucked from carnival to...
| Oct 16, 2006
WHILE no man is an island, too many are like lonely peninsulas jutting off from the rest of society. In recent decades, close friendships among Americans have dwindled -- especially among certain groups of men.
And, experts say, there are consequences to...
| Oct 13, 2009
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| Dec 13, 2009
The well-dressed woman in hoop earrings and glitter eye shadow took the podium. "Hello," she said, her voice gruff and resonant. "My name is Darlene, and I'm an alcoholic."
"I'm the alcoholic who was sweetly hit upside the head when Children's Services...
| Jun 15, 2009
The San Diego County District Attorney's Office joined prosecutors from across the state Monday in a lawsuit alleging that Target Corp. routinely dumped hazardous waste into the environment.
The civil lawsuit, filed in Alameda County, claims that over an...
| Jun 15, 2009
California state and local officials are suing Target Corp., accusing the retailer of dumping hazardous waste in landfills around the state.
Attorney General Jerry Brown, 20 district attorneys and the Los Angeles city attorney jointly filed a complaint...
| Jun 15, 2009
Target Corporation is now the 'target' of a lawsuit. California's Attorney General said that the company is not protecting the environment and alleges it knowingly dumped hazardous materials in public dump sites, or donated the materials to charities....
| Jun 16, 2009
LOS ANGELES -- Prosecutors in Los Angeles and across California have filed a lawsuit against Target, claiming its stores improperly disposed of hazardous waste.
Attorney General Jerry Brown, 20 district attorneys and the Los Angeles city attorney jointly...
| Jun 30, 2009
OAKLAND-- California Attorney General Jerry Brown and two county district attorneys are suing the owner of nearly two dozen Midas auto shops in the state, accusing him of a "massive bait-and-switch scam."
Brown and the district attorneys in Alameda and...
| Jul 22, 2009
OAKLAND, Calif. -- Oakland residents overwhelmingly voted Tuesday to approve a first-of-its kind tax on medical marijuana sold at the city's four cannabis dispensaries.
Preliminary election results showed the measure passing with 80 percent of the vote,...
| Jul 28, 2009
| 9:40 PM
The California Department of Fish and Game has stopped issuing permits for gold miners to use suction dredges in rivers.
The moratorium on new permits announced Tuesday stems from an injunction out of Alameda County Superior Court barring the...