Former Major League Baseball star Barry Bonds will not be retried on charges he lied to a grand jury in 2003. Federal prosecutors have dropped all remaining charges against him.
Archives for August 2011
Cast of “Scarface” discuss behind-the-scenes of this popular film.
CALEXICO, Calif.–Agents with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) continued to gather evidence Friday following the discovery of an incomplete pipeline-style smuggling tunnel Thursday afternoon. The tunnel originated beneath the floor of a vacant supermarket. The discovery came after a hazardous materials unit from the city of Calexico responded to reports […]
WASHINGTON–Miguel Angel Nevarez, aka “Lentes” and “94,” a member of the Barrio Azteca (BA) gang, has been extradited to the United States from Mexico to face a variety of charges including those related to his alleged participation in the March 13, 2010, murders of three individuals with ties to the U.S. Consulate in Ciudad Juarez, […]
SAN DIEGO–San Diego Police detectives are investigating several recent theft attempts involving ATM machines in San Diego county. On July 13 between 3:30 a.m. and 4:40 a.m., suspects attempted to take the Mission Federal Credit Union ATM kiosk located at 9900 Carmel Mountain Road in Rancho Penasquitos. The ATM was knocked off its foundation but […]
The community of Cardiff-by-the-Sea celebrates the expansion of its library branch in this grand opening event
Tropical Storm Irene lashed Connecticut with heavy rains and wind Sunday and toppled trees, cutting power to more than 400,000 people and apparently killing one person in a fire caused by downed wires.
By Danny R. Johnson WASHINGTON–Even though Hurricane Irene forced the postponement of the August 28 dedication of the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. National Memorial, the Memorial stands as a testament to the greatness of Dr. King that nearly every major city in the United States has a street or school named after him. It […]
OCEANSIDE–The North County Transit District will enact significant changes to BREEZE bus routes beginning Sunday in efforts to improve service on the area’s most heavily-traveled routes. The changes come in the first phase of the Mobility Plan, which was developed through extensive research, customer surveys, and planning. More than half of NCTD’s BREEZE bus routes […]
LOS ANGELES–(Businesswire)–Urban music’s top creators shared the stage tonight at BMI’s Urban Awards at the Pantages Theater in Hollywood. The annual event celebrates the songwriters, producers and music publishers of the past year’s most-performed r&b, rap and hip-hop songs in the BMI repertoire. Snoop Dogg was honored as a BMI Icon. Drake accepted his first […]