A Northern California city hit hard by the housing crisis took another step toward using its powers of eminent domain to stave off foreclosures.
Two California cities have voted to ban electronic cigarettes while a motion will be introduced Wednesday in Los Angeles to limit the smokeless devices where cigarette smoking is already prohibited.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) From afar, Dale Earnhardt Jr. has watched Martin Truex Jr.’s body language to see how his former teammate is handling the fallout from Michael Waltrip Racing race-fixing fiasco at Richmond. He’s had […]
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) NAPA Auto Parts said Thursday it will end its multimillion-dollar sponsorship of Michael Waltrip Racing at the end of the year, the latest fallout from the team’s attempt to manipulate a race […]
JOLIET, Ill. (AP) NASCAR added Jeff Gordon to the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship field Friday, a stunning and unprecedented step in the fallout from at least two attempts to manipulate the results of […]
CHICAGO (AP) Clint Bowyer is putting the controversy surrounding his spin at Richmond behind him and turning his focus toward the first race in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship. Bowyer said Thursday he’s […]
Richmond is moving ahead with its first-in-the-nation plan to use the government’s constitutional power of eminent domain to seize hundreds of underwater mortgages.
Ryan Newman is in the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup, and Martin Truex Jr. is out, after NASCAR penalized Michael Waltrip Racing for manipulating the outcome of Saturday night’s Federated Auto Parts 400 at […]
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) NASCAR will have a new champion. For now, it has yet another conspiracy. Reigning champion Brad Keselowski failed to make the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship Saturday night when an ill-timed […]
Chevron on Monday agreed to pay $2 million in fines and restitution and pleaded no contest to six charges in connection with a fire at its refinery in the San Francisco Bay Area city of Richmond.
Authorities say a second person was also struck in a shooting in Richmond that left a 1-year-old wounded.
Chevron Corp. has paid about $10 million and has begun what’s being termed “corrective actions” after a fire last summer at its Richmond refinery, company officials said.