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Woman Who Hid Boyfriend's Body Parts In Flower Pots Sentenced | David Lohr | Posted 10.03.2014 | Crime

A California woman who hid the dismembered remains of her boyfriend in flower pots that she gave away on Mother's Day 2011 has been sentenced to 26 ye...

The Tyranny of Asthma: How the EPA Can Help Fight This Scourge on Latinos

Javier Sierra | Posted 10.21.2014 | Green
Javier Sierra

Fear is Pati Calzada's constant companion. Her six-year old son, Abraham, has asthma, and his frequent attacks fill them both with terror and anguish.

John Wayne Thomson's Crimes 'Will Send Chills Down Your Spine', Prosecutor Says

David Lohr | Posted 09.17.2013 | Crime

The details of suspected serial killer John Wayne Thompson's crimes "will send chills down your spine, a prosecutor told jurors Monday in opening stat...

Fixing the Mortgage Mess: The Game-changing Implications of Bain v. MERS

Ellen Brown | Posted 10.23.2012 | Business
Ellen Brown

San Bernardino and other counties are drowning in debt from a crisis created when Wall Street's real estate securitization bubble burst. By using eminent domain, they can clean up the destruction of their land title records and 400 years of real property law.

Is Eminent Domain to Seize Mortgages the Solution to California's High Foreclosure Problem?

Anna Cuevas | Posted 10.08.2012 | Money
Anna Cuevas

This proposal has invoked the threat of litigation by the American Securitization Forum and a warning by the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association (SIFMA) that it could result in mortgage lenders boycotting the financing of homes in the county.

Third California City Files For Bankruptcy

Reuters | Posted 10.01.2012 | Business

* Third California city to file for bankruptcy * Follows Stockton and Mammoth Lakes * Fears other cities will file for b...

The City of San Bernardino Goes Bankrupt

Kim Carter | Posted 09.17.2012 | Los Angeles
Kim Carter

As I look at this city and all of the well-educated individuals who have managed it, I ask myself, "Do we need to get some residents from this community to take back our city and make it a place where we can all enjoy again?

Third California City To File For Bankruptcy

Reuters | Posted 09.09.2012 | Business

* Government owes NNPC for helicopter, maritime security * Borrowing raises doubts over NNPC's future independence * Ear...

Towns Mull Creative Way To Get Out From Under The Housing Crisis

The Huffington Post | Alexander Eichler | Posted 10.25.2012 | Business

In a sign of desperate times, some California city officials may be using some drastic measures to help the glut of struggling borrowers. In Cali...

The Destruction Of The Inland Empire

Leighton Woodhouse | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Leighton Woodhouse

Endless miles of exurban sprawl in the Inland Empire have become manicured ghost towns, with big plastic padlocks on every door and mosquito larvae hatching in every stagnant swimming pool.