Stories for April 10, 2012
California Controller John Chiang says March revenues came in below state budget projections.
A bill that would create a “one-stop shop” database for all California license and permitting applications needed to start a new business is off to a strong start.
Academy Award nominee and BAFTA Brenda Blethyn ("Secrets and Lies," "Atonement") stars as Chief Inspector Vera Stanhope. Vera is an experienced and brilliant murder investigator in the North East England county of Northumberland. Kind-hearted but an inherent loner, Vera freely admits she can become obsessed with her job; driven by her own demons, the detective faces the world with caustic wit, guile and courage. In this episode, after two beautiful young people are killed in the same manner – placed in water and surrounded by flowers – DCI Vera Stanhope knows that she must find the murderer before he strikes again.
The majority owner of the San Diego Padres affirmed his intention to sell the team today, saying he has hired investment bankers to shop it around.
The San Diego Convention Center Corp.'s chief executive said today that a memo to the board of directors, asking for a meeting on her contractual status, was not a letter of resignation.
In April 2011, the worst tornado outbreak in decades left a trail of destruction across the U.S., killing more than 360 people. In this NOVA special, get a look at the science behind the last year’s outbreak, meeting those affected and the scientists striving to understand the forces behind the outbreak. Could their work improve tornado prediction in the future? Learn how we all can protect ourselves and our communities in the future.
A significant shift in the weather is expected today in San Diego County, where rain, gusty winds and colder temperatures are in store.