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What we know about Super Tuesday after sparks fly at Texas GOP debate

What we know about Super Tuesday after sparks fly at Texas GOP debate
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Republican presidential candidates, Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL), Donald Trump and Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) listen as answers a question during the Republican presidential debate at the University of Houston.; Credit: Pool/Getty Images If you listened closely enough to last night’s GOP debate in Houston, you just might have heard some substance amidst the cacophonous shouting […]

Researchers sniff out more than 200 methane hot spots in LA, Riverside, Orange counties

Researchers sniff out more than 200 methane hot spots in LA, Riverside, Orange counties

The downtown skyline stands beyond the dry Hollywood Hills in Los Angeles.; Credit: David McNew/Getty Images Power plants, water treatment facilities and even cattle in Chino are just a few of the things creating methane hot spots around Southern California, according to a new study out from the University of California, Irvine. The study looked […]

Sanders, Clinton supporters battle over Democrats’ core ideology

Sanders, Clinton supporters battle over Democrats’ core ideology

Democratic presidential candidates former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders during their MSNBC Democratic Candidates Debate at the University of New Hampshire.; Credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images As presidential hopefuls Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton continue to vie for Democratic donors, voters, delegates, and endorsements, a battle over their party’s core dogma […]

Analyzing the GOP presidential landscape after Trump chalks up another win in the Nevada caucuses

Analyzing the GOP presidential landscape after Trump chalks up another win in the Nevada caucuses

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks to guest gathered during a campaign event at the International Air Response facility. ; Credit: Ralph Freso/Getty Images After handily securing wins in the New Hampshire and South Carolina primaries, it was all about the Donald once again Tuesday night. Just over 45 percent of registered Nevada Republicans caucused […]

Analyzing the GOP presidential landscape after Trump chalks up another win in the Nevada caucuses

Analyzing the GOP presidential landscape after Trump chalks up another win in the Nevada caucuses

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks to guest gathered during a campaign event at the International Air Response facility. ; Credit: Ralph Freso/Getty Images After handily securing wins in the New Hampshire and South Carolina primaries, it was all about the Donald once again Tuesday night. Just over 45 percent of registered Nevada Republicans caucused […]

In wake of Kalamazoo shooting, how and whether Uber should have local customer support

In wake of Kalamazoo shooting, how and whether Uber should have local customer support

The driver rating screen in an Uber app; Credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images Before Jason Dalton allegedly carried out a shooting spree that left six dead on Saturday evening in Kalamazoo, Michigan, local police may have gotten at least two separate calls from people complaining about Uber driver who was all over the road. It’s unclear […]

Experts explain complex implications for privacy, civil liberties in Apple-FBI saga

Experts explain complex implications for privacy, civil liberties in Apple-FBI saga

Apple CEO Tim Cook; Credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images Apple and the Department of Justice are locked in a bitter legal battle that’s headed to Capitol Hill. Apple has resisted every demand that the federal government has issued them that would require them to allow access to iPhones of Syed Farook, a suspect in the San […]

City Attorney Mike Feuer defends $20 million lawsuit against developer of Da Vinci Apartments

City Attorney Mike Feuer defends $20 million lawsuit against developer of Da Vinci Apartments

Firefighters douse flames at the remains of the DaVinci apartment complex after a fire destroyed the 1 million square foot site, in Los Angeles, California, December 8, 2014.; Credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images The city of Los Angeles is suing the developer of the downtown apartment complex that burned in December 2014 while still under construction, […]

City Attorney Mike Feuer defends $20 million lawsuit against developer of Da Vinci Apartments

City Attorney Mike Feuer defends $20 million lawsuit against developer of Da Vinci Apartments

Firefighters douse flames at the remains of the DaVinci apartment complex after a fire destroyed the 1 million square foot site, in Los Angeles, California, December 8, 2014.; Credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images The city of Los Angeles is suing the developer of the downtown apartment complex that burned in December 2014 while still under construction, […]

Can bullet train funds help solve California’s water crisis?

Can bullet train funds help solve California’s water crisis?

Cattle walk on dried grass in Raymond, California. As California enters its fourth year of severe drought, farmers in the Central Valley are struggling to keep their crops watered.; Credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images California’s bullet train bond funds could be used instead to fund water conservation efforts if one initiative is on November’s voter ballot. […]