The LAFCA is launching a retirement age rule

The LAFCA is launching a retirement age rule

Cooler temperatures — and maybe some showers — headed to SoCal this weekend, but for the rest of us, the winter solstice brought with it a bit of relief in the form of a…

The World Cup is being denied to Australia

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The World Cup is being denied to Australia

Gay Australian footballer Josh Cavallo says World Cup shouldn’t be going to Qatar, where homosexuality is illegal. Credit:James Brickwood The 25-year-old is from Melbourne’s west, where he lived for years before moving to Qatar…

Climate Change and the New Nonprofit

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Climate Change and the New Nonprofit

Climate change is fueling extremism, raising tempers along with temperatures around the world. That creates a new challenge for the U.S. government: how to make sure its climate initiatives do not also fuel extremism….

Bobby Petrino’s Top 10 Comments on the NFL

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Bobby Petrino’s Top 10 Comments on the NFL

Speaking to the L.A. Times, Leslie Jordan was always good for a sassy one-liner and he’ll get the chance now that he’s back in the Bay and in the front office. The 49ers general…

Oaxaca's President-elect is a new hero

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Oaxaca’s President-elect is a new hero

Letters to the Editor: A “short brown’ Oaxacan was Mexico’s greatest president. What say you, Nury Martinez? Nury Martinez, Santa Fe Oaxaca’s new president is doing quite well, considering he only has one year…

Myles Sanderson, 23, is now a murder suspect

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Myles Sanderson, 23, is now a murder suspect

Myles Sanderson was the only killer in Canada mass stabbings, and his brother was a victim, police say TORONTO – On Sunday night, a home in Toronto’s Woodbine neighbourhood was filled with an eerie,…

The Padres are back in action against the Phillies

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The Padres are back in action against the Phillies

NLCS: Mike Clevinger and Padres Are Overwhelmed in Philadelphia While it took home-field advantage away from the Cardinals for Philadelphia to make the National League Division Series, a second-half surge in San Diego finally…