DEFENSE

Civil War vet, Medal of Honor recipient, to finally get proper burial

It started with a lucky hit. Laura Jowdy, an archivist at the Congressional Medal of Honor Society, typed his name into Google Books on a whim, and out popped a new result that led to a clue. He had moved to California at some point--San Diego, to be specific.

DEFENSE

ViaSat earns $478 million contract for radio system

ViaSat was awarded a $478.6 million contract for the production, development and sustainment of the Multifunctional Information Distribution System Joint Tactical Radio Systems terminals.

REAL ESTATE

Real estate pros discuss San Diego's future

Planning and designing for future real estate must address rapidly changing demands, increase focus on urbanization throughout San Diego, and include an abundance of amenities, panelists said at a real estate conference.

LAW

USCIS official plans to target immigration scams

GENERAL

City Club looks for new digs

WATER

Water Authority gets first look at $1.5B budget

REAL ESTATE

Residential uses lead list of plans for Mission Valley

REAL ESTATE

Apartment in Hillcrest on Fifth sells

REAL ESTATE

Ocean Ranch industrial/R&D building sold

GENERAL

Larger planes lead to terminal changes

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Civil War vet, Medal of Honor recipient, to finally get proper burial

It started with a lucky hit. Laura Jowdy, an archivist at the Congressional Medal of Honor Society, typed his name into Google Books on a whim, and out popped a new result that led to a clue. He had moved to California at some point--San Diego, to be specific.

Residential uses lead list of plans for Mission Valley

A major portion of the Town & Country Resort & Convention Center property is planned for residential use, as one of numerous redevelopments planned for Mission Valley.

Eleven cities: Is rent out of reach?

Renters are on the rise in America's biggest cities, many tenants are scrambling to keep up with growing rent bills and shrinking vacancies, according to a study being released Thursday.

Added NYC rent control sought

Democrats in the state Senate this past week proposed extending New York City's rent regulations for two more years and limiting how much a landlord can increase the rent when a rent-stabilized unit becomes vacant.

Japanese battle over 2020 Olympic stadium

Whoever Prime Minister Shinzo Abe picks to oversee the 2020 Olympics is already facing a titanic clash over funding for a $1.4-billion stadium.

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Feature Videos

Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Semifinalist: Jeff Church

May 19, 2015 -- Executive Editor George Chamberlin speaks with Suja Juice CEO Jeff Church about his company, which makes organic cold-pressed juice, and being a semifinalist for the 2015 EY Entrepreneur of the Year award.

US & World

Paul Vows to Shut Down Patriot Act in Sunday Senate Meeting

(Bloomberg) -- Republican presidential candidate Rand Paul said he plans to prevent the renewal of anti-terrorism programs when the Senate holds a rare Sunday session in a last-ditch effort to extend the expiring surveillance rules.

What would happen if Western powers boycotted World Cup?

Disagreement over impact if US surveillance laws do expire

Impasse over China's island-building shows no sign of easing

EU protests Russian blacklist of European politicians

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Interview with Don Clark

Don Clark, president of Clark Pacific Construction, discusses his company's latest projects, new products and business partnerships that all contribute to helping make Clark Pacific one of the leading design-build precast concrete manufacturers in the United States.

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