Virtual firms part of changing legal landscape

The future legal marketplace will include more virtual law practices and general counsel with greater influence on a company's business direction, according to a new report by staffing agency Robert Half Legal.


SD ranked high for high-tech investment

A new CBRE report places San Diego as a top market for high-technology growth — a ranking that bodes well for the leasing of office space.


Former Assemblyman Fletcher starts foundation for war veterans

Former State Assemblyman and Marine veteran Nathan Fletcher announced Tuesday the launch of the Three Wise Men Foundation.


BST Nano Carbon acquires Ellsworth Handcrafted Bicycles


Retail center on Via Bettona in Santaluz sold


Military law firm Tully Rinckey opens office in SD


Area medical clinics receive federal grants


Gordon & Rees elevates 4 to partnership in San Diego


Talmadge Palms units on Euclid sold


Alta Vista apartment in Escondido sold

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China slaps Hong Kong and now Taiwan is reeling

The message China’s leaders sent when they announced that they would have to approve any future elected leaders of Hong Kong should be heard loud and clear -- not as much in Hong Kong as in Taiwan, where it really matters, and throughout the region.

Amazon's plan to storm cable industry's castle Inc.'s announcement last week that it would pay $970 million in cash to buy Twitch Interactive Inc. -- a hugely popular game-streaming service that is just over three years old --marks a key moment for telecommunications policy in the United States. But the reason might be unexpected.

Burger King and the whopper about global taxation

Jacob Levy, an American professor living in Montreal, recently made a point on Twitter that I wish more journalists would take to heart: If you're writing about inversions, and you don't prominently mention global taxation in the first few paragraphs, then your article is not serious and anyone with even a smidgen of actual interest in the issue should stop reading.

Understanding who wins in the two-speed recovery

The Standard & Poor's 500 Index closed Aug. 27 at a record high of more than 2,000. Yet many people feel that the economy is weak.

County's July future construction contracts up 2%

Contracts awarded in July for future construction in San Diego County grew by 2 percent from a year earlier, according to data released recently by McGraw Hill Construction.

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In The News

Sept. 2, 2014, 5:00 p.m. -- In local news, San Diego is a top market for high-tech growth which bodes well for the leasing of office space, and a majority of restaurants reported same-store sales gains in July from a year earlier, but the food industry still faces significant challenges.

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Soaring Dimensions - Exclusive Web Content! - 2014

Online subscribers to The Daily Transcript can get exclusive Soaring Dimensions content not available in the print edition.

US & World

US stock market turns lower in afternoon trading

NEW YORK (AP) -- U.S. stocks were mostly lower in afternoon trading Tuesday even after news that the economy was gaining strength. The S&P 500 dipped back below 2,000 points as oil producers weighed the index down.

Brent Crude Slides to 16-Month Low; WTI Slips on Risk to Demand

US manufacturing grows at fastest pace in more than 3 years

Some fear auto industry returning to bad habits

July home prices rose at slower pace


Bullet train foes seek state Supreme Court review

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- Opponents of California's $68 billion high-speed rail project are appealing to the state Supreme Court, asking the justices to overturn a lower court ruling that allowed the project to proceed.

Superior Court judges censured by watchdog agency

SF 1st to test urban farming law

California wildfire threat grows

Birds on old Bay Bridge pose challenge


Southern California Manufacturing

Learn more about how San Diego's manufacturing companies do business.

The Art of Giving

We look at the creative ways some companies give back to the community and the organizations that rely on their generosity.

San Diego Stock Exchange

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Soaring Dimensions - San Diego is Building Again. Get Involved!

Soaring Dimensions 2014, now and all year long on San Diego Source. The special August 28 print publication features articles, profiles and videos on some of San Diego's most recognized companies involved in making San Diego soar once more. Construction, architecture, engineering, tenant improvement companies, plus law firms and government, all working to create a vibrant economy and positive local impact.

Newsmaker Videos

Ted Bumgardner, Xpera Group

Ted Bumgardner, president of Xpera Group, discusses the many different support services the company offers to the construction industry, including forensics, construction management, quality assurance and more.

Around Town

Rancho Penasquitos

Rancho Penasquitos

With reputable schools that drive demand for housing, expansive parkland and open space, trails, streams and waterfalls, a landscape of rolling hills and mesas, easy access to Interstate 15 and state Route 56, a skate park and a sports recreational center, Rancho Penasquitos offers a little bit of everything for residents.