Alleged church shooter sent diary to newspaper before attack

Alleged church shooter sent diary to newspaper before attack

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — The man accused of opening fire on a Southern California church congregation because of his political hatred for Taiwan dubbed himself a “destroying angel” in a seven-volume diary sent to a newspaper before the attack, the paper said Wednesday. What You Need To Know The diary pages were received Monday, … Read more

Big cross-border tunnel is found linking Tijuana, San Diego

Big cross-border tunnel is found linking Tijuana, San Diego

SAN DIEGO (AP) — US authorities on Monday announced the discovery of a major drug smuggling tunnel — running about the length of a six football fields — from Mexico to a warehouse in an industrial area in the US The secret passage from Tijuana to San Diego featured rail and ventilation systems, electricity and … Read more

Court expert draws more GOP-friendly New York political maps

Court expert draws more GOP-friendly New York political maps

NEW YORK (AP) — A court-appointed expert released a draft of new congressional maps for New York that are more favorable to Republicans than the original gerrymandered political maps drawn by Democrats. The draft maps released Monday would help the GOP by creating five districts that lean Republican and at least four other districts where … Read more

JetBlue goes hostile in its bid for Spirit Airlines

JetBlue goes hostile in its bid for Spirit Airlines

JetBlue launched a hostile takeover bid for Spirit Airlines on Monday and asked shareholders of the low-cost carrier to reject a proposed acquisition by Frontier Airlines. JetBlue hopes that its move will push Spirit’s board to the negotiating table after the board rejected an earlier offer. Spirit said that it will “carefully review” JetBlue’s tender … Read more

$230M settlement reached over 2015 California oil spill

0M settlement reached over 2015 California oil spill

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The owner of an oil pipeline that spewed thousands of barrels of crude oil onto Southern California beaches in 2015 has agreed to pay $230 million to settle a class-action lawsuit brought by fishermen and property owners, court documents show. What You Need To Know On May 19, 2015, oil gushed … Read more

Renovated NYC museum hall showcases Indigenous perspectives

Renovated NYC museum hall showcases Indigenous perspectives

NEW YORK (AP) — In his first visit to the American Museum of Natural History, Morgan Guerin had a list. Not of things he wanted to check out, though — a list of things he hated. It started with seeing certain regalia from his Musqueam Indian Band—sacred objects not intended for public display—in the museum’s … Read more

NY judge agrees to lift Trump contemplated order

NY judge agrees to lift Trump contemplated order

A judge in New York agreed to lift a contempt finding against former President Donald Trump for failing to comply with a subpoena from the New York State Attorney General’s Office, provided he pays a fine and agrees to meet certain other conditions. What You Need To Know A judge in New York agreed to … Read more

Contract talks near for thousands of West Coast dockworkers

Contract talks near for thousands of West Coast dockworkers

Contract negotiations between 22,000 workers at 29 West Coast ports and representatives of shipping companies will begin next week with automation and its impact on jobs emerging as a major point of contention amid supply chain issues. Talks between the International Longshore and Warehouse Union and the Pacific Maritime Association will take place against the … Read more