Chandler couple sentenced for burglaries
FLORENCE, Ariz. (AP) — A Chandler husband and wife who pretended to show Pinal County homes for salein order to burglarize them have been sentenced.
New map could refocus California’s pollution battles
LOS ANGELES—The California Environmental Protection Agency has released a statewide list of census tracts most burdened by pollution, providing a first-of-its-kind ranking certain to pressure regulators to clean up neighborhoods with long-standing health risks.
Scholars discuss Tiananmen Square at symposium marking massacre’s 25th anniversary
PHILADELPHIA — In China, Maura Cunningham says, if you’re going to hold an online discussion of the Tiananmen Square massacre, you better speak in code.
Deep split in Port Authority over WTC tower
NEW YORK (AP) — Board members of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey revealed a deep split Wednesday over the agency's role in effecting the completion of the long-delayed 3 World Trade Center project, with some commissioners lauding the effort and others expressing grave concerns.
Deadline focuses field of NY casino contenders
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The field of contenders vying to build casinos in upstate New York came into focus Wednesday, the deadline for interested parties to submit a $1 million application fee.