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Monday | Uptown San Diego Examiner

Daily Business Report - Aug. 18, 2014

Preparatory work has begun on California's high-speed rail network after years of legal fights and delays.


Related Topix: California High-Speed Rail, San Diego, CA, Sorrento Valley (San Diego, CA), La Jolla (San Diego, CA)

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This Woman Looks Like She's Wearing Makeup. She's Not.

Critics Slam 'Ice Bucket Challenge' as 'Slacktivism' and 'Stunt Philanthropy'

This Little Kid Is DEVASTATED When His Dad "Steals" His Ear and Nose

Sun Aug 17, 2014

The Washington Post

Michael Ramsey on laws banning interracial marriage and the methodology of originalism

In my recent Jotwell essay reviewing David Upham's important new article on originalism and laws banning interracial marriage, I argued that Upham's work effectively demonstrates that legal experts in the 1860s believed that the 14th Amendment bans anti-miscegenation laws, but is far less clear on the issue of whether ordinary citizens interpreted ... (more)


Related Topix: Life, Interracial,Multiracial, Multiethnic, and Multicultural, World News

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Genocide Feared in Northern Iraq

That was the promise the world's leaders made to each other after the Holocaust, a promise to intervene when necessary to prevent genocide, the systematic extermination of one group of people by another based on racial, religious or cultural differences.


Related Topix: World News, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), San Diego County, CA

Fri Aug 15, 2014

The San Diego Union-Tribune

USD, UCSD called "coolest schools"

Two local colleges have been named among the "coolest schools" in the country by Sierra magazine for taking steps to protect the environment, address climate issues and encourage environmental responsibility.


Related Topix: San Diego, CA, UC San Diego

Entrepreneur Magazine

How Learning-as-You-Go Is Part of the Entrepreneur's Journey

As a college student I am surrounded by people who study a lot. Going to class and keeping up with your workload is important but is it essential to starting your own business? Almost every entrepreneur is self-taught.


Wed Aug 13, 2014

NBC San Diego

USD, UCSD Among Best U.S. Colleges for Food

College campuses aren't typically known as culinary havens, but two San Diego universities are making a mark with their meals and have just been ranked among the best colleges for food in the United States.


Related Topix: UC San Diego

Sun Aug 10, 2014

Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

California's Losing Fight Against Smugglers

"You can't fight markets," says David Shirk, associate professor of international relations and director of the Justice in Mexico project at the University of San Diego.


Related Topix: Drugs

Fri Aug 08, 2014


Fleischer sides with Obama's pen pushers on inversions - Grassley...

FLEISCHER SIDES WITH OBAMA'S PEN PUSHERS ON INVERSIONS. University of San Diego Professor Victor Fleischer, most well-known for stirring the debate over taxing carried interest profits, weighs in in the New York Times over just what the White House can do without Congress to stem inversions.


Related Topix: US News, US Treasury, US Politics, Senator Chuck Schumer, US Senate, University of Southern California, Tax, Law, Employment / Labor Law

Wed Aug 06, 2014

Report: California nonprofits generate $260 billion annually, employ 1 million

A study commissioned by a group representing California nonprofit groups says the organizations employ 1 million people and generate $260 billion in economic activity annually.


Related Topix: California, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA

Mon Aug 04, 2014

San Diego Padres

Report: Eppler front-runner to be next Padres GM

The team could announce as soon as Wednesday who will replace Josh Byrnes as general manager, but as of Monday, the team reportedly has turned its attention from Rangers assistant general manager A.J. Preller to Yankees assistant general manager Billy Eppler.


Related Topix: Allied Gardens (San Diego, CA), San Diego, CA, Sports, Major League Baseball, San Diego Padres

Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

Libertarians Debate Basic Income Guarantee

Cato Unbound , the Cato Institute's online journal, with a quartet of libertarian academics and policy analysts lined up to opine on the matter.


Fri Aug 01, 2014

Kiplinger Online

Employees, Beware Non-Compete Clauses

Orly Lobel is a professor of labor and employment law at the University of San Diego and author of "Talent Wants to Be Free."


Thu Jul 31, 2014

The Old Globe to Launch Free San Diego Tour of All's Well that Ends Well This Fall

The Old Globe today announced the creation of an exciting new producing platform, Globe for All.


Related Topix: Arts, Theater

Tue Jul 29, 2014

WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

Sick leave policies pick up steam

Biviana Lagunas must skip class or her part-time job when her 4-year-old germ-magnet brother Derik is running a fever, because their mother has no paid time off.


Related Topix: Eugene, OR

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Attorney John Smaha Named Among 'Best of the Bar 2014' by San Diego Business Journal

San Diego, CA / ACCESSWIRE / July 28, 2014 / John Smaha , attorney and principal of the law firm Smaha Law Group, was among the two-hundred and one exemplary attorneys in the metropolitan area honored by the prestigious Best of the Bar 2014, a publication of the San Diego Business Journal.


Related Topix: San Diego, CA, Economics News, Bankruptcy, University of Redlands, US News, Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals

Fri Jul 25, 2014

The San Diego Union-Tribune

DA, sheriff host free criminal justice course

The 10-week course, held on the campus of the University of San Diego, aims to "demystify" the justice system by informing participants on a wide range of topics from the prosecution's perspective, including homicides and economic crimes, organizers said.


Related Topix: San Diego, CA

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Downey Patriot

Sister Doherty's life behind bars

From the cops and the courts to the kids and the crimes, she's seen them all. She's witnessed the steady ebb and flow of juvenile offenders as well as the evolution of the nation's largest prison bureaucracy.


Related Topix: Prison, Downey, CA, Roman Catholic Church, Religion

Wed Jul 23, 2014

NBC San Diego

SDSU Professor "Doc Stoddard" Has Died

San Diego State University students and alumni are mourning a popular political science professor who has passed away after battling cancer.


Related Topix: Oxfordshire County, England, World News, United Kingdom,

Tue Jul 22, 2014


San Diego football not facing more sanctions

The Pioneer Football League said Tuesday it did not impose additional sanctions on the University of San Diego beyond its voluntary removal from last year's league championship race.


Mon Jul 21, 2014

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Legislature puts California acupuncture board on notice

The state board tasked with licensing and regulating California's roughly 11,000 acupuncturists has faced trouble before – a cheating and bribery scandal rocked the board in 1989.


Related Topix: California