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A Gallery’s Opening Movement

New York Times - California News - 2 hours 4 min ago
The third-generation dealer Jules Maeght hopes to make his mark on San Francisco with “Art in Motion,” his new gallery’s inaugural show.

What You Get for ... $1,500,000

New York Times - California News - 2 hours 4 min ago
This week’s properties include a Georgian farmhouse in New Hampshire, a home with an orchard in Arizona and a midcentury modern in Pasadena.

Nurse Quarantined for Ebola Lashes Out

Wall Street Journal U.S. News - 2 hours 55 min ago
A Doctors Without Borders nurse who tested negative for Ebola after being put under mandatory quarantine in New Jersey lashed out Saturday at the move to force her detainment.

Ebola Patient Has Gastrointestinal Symptoms

Wall Street Journal U.S. News - 5 hours 15 min ago
New York City hospital officials said Saturday that Craig Spencer, the doctor diagnosed with Ebola after returning from West Africa, ‘is entering the next phase of his illness.’

FDA Approves Two Faster Ebola Tests

Wall Street Journal U.S. News - 6 hours 15 min ago
The Food and Drug Administration on Saturday authorized use of two new diagnostic tests for Ebola that can produce results in two hours, compared with what can usually take four hours.

N.H. Democrats Use Elizabeth Warren to Campaign

Wall Street Journal U.S. News - 7 hours 26 min ago
Democrats in the close Senate election in New Hampshire have been trying to turn voters against opponent, Republican Scott Brown, by saying his interest in New Hampshire arose only after he lost his Senate seat in Massachusetts.

CDC Responds Rapidly to Latest Ebola Case

Wall Street Journal U.S. News - 8 hours 5 min ago
The federal and state response to an infected doctor in New York presents a sharp contrast to the response to the nation’s first case in Dallas late last month.

With Promotion, Sundar Pichai Becomes Google's Product Chief

New York Times - California News - 9 hours 57 min ago
The move makes Mr. Pichai the second-most powerful person at the company.

Gay Marriage Recognized by Federal Agencies in Six More States

Wall Street Journal U.S. News - 12 hours 6 min ago
The federal government will recognize gay marriage in six new states, U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder said Saturday, bringing the total to 32 states where same-sex couples may receive federal benefits.

Iraq Struggles With Militants Near Baghdad

Wall Street Journal U.S. News - 13 hours 23 min ago
The weakness of Iraq’s U.S.-trained military is a growing worry as Islamic State fighters threaten Baghdad, with attacks as close as 12 miles west of the capital.

New Homes' Problem: Price

Wall Street Journal U.S. News - 13 hours 28 min ago
The gap between the more expensive median price of newly built homes and that of resales has exceeded $70,000 for most of the economic recovery, the widest spread since the Commerce Department and the National Association of Realtors started tracking the figures in 1968.

Two Dead in Washington State School Shooting

Wall Street Journal U.S. News - 13 hours 56 min ago
A shooting at a high-school cafeteria in Marysville, Wash., Friday left two students dead, four more injured and this community north of Seattle in shock. The suspected shooter, who was a student and one of the two fatalities, died of an apparent self-inflicted wound at the scene.

Investors Resume Rush for Stocks, but Fears Lurk

Wall Street Journal U.S. News - 15 hours 9 min ago
The stock market soared this week, reclaiming ground lost earlier in the month. But many investors worried that, with stock prices high and the world economy unsettled, this year’s succession of sudden dips and sharp recoveries may not be over.

State Quarantines Stoke Debate Over Monitoring

Wall Street Journal U.S. News - 15 hours 10 min ago
New York, New Jersey and Connecticut imposed 21-day quarantines on health-care workers returning from West Africa, stoking a debate over how to curb Ebola without impeding humanitarian aid.

‘San Quentin’s Giants’

New York Times - California News - October 24, 2014 - 9:00pm
At one of California’s most notorious prisons, baseball teams take the field.

2 California Officers Are Killed in Rampage

New York Times - California News - October 24, 2014 - 9:00pm
After a manhunt, the authorities arrested a suspect they identified as Marcelo Marquez in four shootings in Sacramento and Placer Counties in Northern California.

Oregon Initiative Seeks Lower Pot Taxes Than Cities Want

Wall Street Journal U.S. News - October 24, 2014 - 7:24pm
As voters in this state prepare to decide whether to legalize recreational marijuana, a dispute over taxing the drug is demonstrating the complexity of transforming a black market into a legal one.

Florida's Medical Pot Vote Turns Into Political Party Battle

Wall Street Journal U.S. News - October 24, 2014 - 7:15pm
A proposed constitutional amendment in Florida that would make it the first state in the South to legalize medical marijuana is among the most expensive ballot fights in the country.

A Dylan Thomas Centennial in New York

NY Times Books - October 24, 2014 - 7:10pm
The 92nd Street Y is marking the centennial of Dylan Thomas’s birth with an exhibition and a revival of his 1953 radio play “Under Milk Wood” this weekend.






Income Gap Colors Testy Governor's Race

Wall Street Journal U.S. News - October 24, 2014 - 7:03pm
A yawning income gap in Connecticut has come to the fore in a combative governor’s race, with Gov. Dannel Malloy and Republican Tom Foley seeking to tap voters’ unease to tip the balance.
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