A Vancouver police officer is one of two former Fresno police officers on trial this week in a federal wrongful death lawsuit in Fresno, Calif., for shooting a man to death in March 2009 in the parking lot of his apartment complex.
By Cliff Edwards, Bloomberg News
December 10, 2013 12:59 p.m.
SAN FRANCISCO — SeaWorld Entertainment Inc. is starting to feel the impact of a campaign to persuade musical acts to boycott the company's marine parks because of the use of killer whales as performers.
NEW YORK (AP) -- Jason Kreis quit as coach of Real Salt Lake, three days after losing Major League Soccer's championship game, and will become coach of the expansion New York City FC team that starts play in 2015.
By Andrew Taylor and David Espo, Associated Press
December 10, 2013 3:06 p.m.
WASHINGTON — Republican and Democratic negotiators reached out for a budget agreement Tuesday to reduce automatic spending cuts aimed at programs ranging from parks to the Pentagon, risking a backlash from liberals and conservatives that highlighted the difficulty of compromise within divided government.