Stories for June 1, 2012
On Tuesday's ballot, voters will choose whether to approve two propositions involving city labor agreements and workers' pensions.
Frank De Clercq, president of the San Diego Fire Fighters IAFF Local 145, said he hopes citizens vote no on Proposition B.
The California Energy Commission has approved a new power plant to replace the Encina plant on the Carlsbad coastline.
The latest report from the Secretary of State shows a million more Californians have registered to vote since the last Presidential Primary.
City could lose tens of millions of dollars in state funding if project-labor agreements are banned, analysis shows.
Now that the California legislature has spent the week passing hundreds of bills, lawmakers are turning their attention back to the state budget.
"Over Hawai‘i" celebrates not only the scenic beauty of Hawai‘i but its cultural heritage as well, featuring commentary by people who call Hawai‘i home and who tell the islands’ stories from an authentically Hawaiian point of view. The soundtrack showcases a wide range of traditional and contemporary Hawaiian music. Blending breathtaking scenery with fascinating insights, this program reveals the remarkable diversity of America’s 50th state.
The great-grandson of Irish immigrants, John Fitzgerald Kennedy was the first and only Irish-Catholic American elected president of the United States. He always relished his Irish heritage, and in June 1963, Kennedy made an historic trip to his ancestors' homeland. In this program, Irish television host Ryan Tubridy takes us on a remarkable journey behind the scenes of that era-defining visit.
Petty Officer 2nd Class Sean E. Brazas always loved dogs, so it was no surprise that when he joined the Navy, he trained to become a Military Working Dog handler. Brazas was killed May 30th in Afghanistan. Brazas' father says his son died from gunshot wounds while trying to assist another service member into a helicopter.
The Fab Four is undoubtedly the "Ultimate Beatles Tribute." With uncanny, note-for-note live renditions of the Beatle’s classics the Fab Four will make you think you are back in time rockin’ with John, Paul, George and Ringo! With The Fab Four on stage, you’ll hear record-perfect live performances of such classics as "Can't Buy Me Love," "Yesterday," "A Day In The Life," "Penny Lane," "Here Comes The Sun," "Hey Jude” and many more!