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  • Huntington Beach Man Arrested With $100K of Meth and Heroin


    Last week, a 41-year-old Huntington Beach man was arrested with $100K worth of meth and heroin. While he may not quite have reached Walter White status, he's facing enhanced charges as he had 25 lbs of methamphetamine and 289 grams of heroin. Currently, he is in custody after pleading......

  • When Selling Online, Avoid Venmo Payment Scam


    For those who haven't yet heard of it, Venmo is a handy app that facilitates payments, not unlike PayPal. It's especially useful for friends to pay each other for bills, like splitting a dinner check, putting in your share of the rent, and paying a buddy back for spotting you......

  • Top 3 Legal Red Flags in a Business Contract


    Chances are, when you started your small business you couldn't have known just how many transactions would require contracts. And you certainly didn't get into business to read fine print all day. Still, certain contracts -- and even specific clauses -- can make or break your small business, so you......

  • What Is Ex Parte Divorce?


    Divorce proceedings often mirror the relationship the couple had while married. Calm and collaborative relationships tend to end the same way, while wild and fiery romances go down in flames. And in some cases, one of the parties isn't too keen on breaking up. A contested divorce can take many......

  • DreamWorks $50M Settlement for Wage-Fixing and Anti-Poaching Agreement


    DreamWorks is one of several large animation studios sued in one of the largest class action lawsuits ever brought against animation studios by employees. DreamWorks has offered to settle their portion of liability in the case by putting $50 million into the settlement's common fund. DreamWorks, along with Disney,......

Supreme Court News

  • WHERE THEY STAND: Clinton, Trump on the issues

    Sat, 22 Oct 2016 21:38:13 GMT

    WASHINGTON (AP) — A look at where Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump stand on three dozen issues:

  • WHY IT MATTERS: Voting Rights

    Sat, 22 Oct 2016 08:01:27 GMT

    WASHINGTON (AP) — THE ISSUE: Who should be able to vote and how easy should it be? It's a question that goes to the core of democracy.


    Sat, 22 Oct 2016 07:58:05 GMT

    ATLANTA (AP) — THE ISSUE: The right to bear arms is fundamental to the U.S., carved into the Constitution and seemingly embedded in the national DNA. But after a seemingly endless stretch of violence, Americans are confronting how far those rights extend, propelling gun issues to the forefront of this year's elections.

  • WHY IT MATTERS: Supreme Court

    Sat, 22 Oct 2016 05:23:05 GMT

    WASHINGTON (AP) — THE ISSUE: No one likes an even number on a court that makes decisions by majority vote. Yet that's just what the Supreme Court has been left with, eight justices, since the death of Antonin Scalia in February.

  • Short-handed Supreme Court delays action in 3 cases

    Fri, 21 Oct 2016 18:58:32 GMT

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is offering new evidence that the short-handed court is having trouble getting its work done.

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  • Victory in sight, Clinton still grapples with negative views

    Sun, 23 Oct 2016 05:04:42 GMT

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton bested Donald Trump in three debates. She leads in many preference polls of the most competitive states. Barring a significant shift in the next two weeks, she is in a strong position to become the first woman elected U.S. president.

  • Trump's lawsuit threat against overshadows agenda rollout

    Sun, 23 Oct 2016 04:47:56 GMT

    GETTYSBURG, Pa. (AP) — Donald Trump is laying out an ambitious agenda for his first 100 days as president but pointedly noting that he will find time to sue the numerous women who have accused him of groping and other unwanted sexual behavior.

  • AT&T's $85.4B deal for Time Warner: A new bet on synergy

    Sun, 23 Oct 2016 04:19:55 GMT

    NEW YORK (AP) — AT&T's $85.4 billion purchase of Time Warner represents a new bet on synergy between companies that distribute information and entertainment to consumers and those that produce it.

  • Today in History

    Sun, 23 Oct 2016 04:01:21 GMT

    Today in History

  • Clinton turns focus to down-ballot candidates in final days

    Sun, 23 Oct 2016 03:51:33 GMT

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Hillary Clinton is expanding her focus in the final days of the presidential race, seeking to help down-ballot congressional candidates.