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Cubic awarded $51M to support home-station training for Army

Cubic Corp. said it was awarded two new orders with a combined value at more than $51 million for its Tactical Vehicle System and Instrumentable Multiple Integrated Laser Engagement System Individual Weapon Systems.

TECHNOLOGY

Three (mostly) simple solutions to cybersecurity

If you’re going to take cybersecurity tips from someone, it should probably be from this guy: Tim Hamon, the FBI’s senior forensic examiner at San Diego’s Regional Computer Forensics Laboratory.

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Economists see little change after election

The recent federal elections will probably have little impact on the San Diego economy, unless Congress finds a way to reduce the constraints of the federal budget sequester, a panel of local economists said at a forum Tuesday at La Jolla's Sanford Education Center.

REAL ESTATE

Commissioners overule staff on Navy complex

LAW

Kenneth Lee joins Tully Rinckey PLLC as senior associate

GENERAL

On the Agenda: Construction awards, bowling mixer highlight week's events

F-35C Joint Strike Fighter first at-sea test off SD a success

Cubic selected to deliver interactive training courseware for US Army

USS Fort Worth prepares for maiden deployment to Asia-Pacific, Singapore

Former White House CIO warns of more mobile cyberattacks

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Castro helped the devil in Argentina

Pick a Latin American dictatorship, scroll the official transcripts and you'll get an eyeful about the good fight against godless communists.

Cubic awarded $51M to support home-station training for Army

Cubic Corp. said it was awarded two new orders with a combined value at more than $51 million for its Tactical Vehicle System and Instrumentable Multiple Integrated Laser Engagement System Individual Weapon Systems.

Three (mostly) simple solutions to cybersecurity

If you’re going to take cybersecurity tips from someone, it should probably be from this guy: Tim Hamon, the FBI’s senior forensic examiner at San Diego’s Regional Computer Forensics Laboratory.

After synagogue attack, Jerusalem's new holy war

There are terror attacks, and there are pogroms. The attack at a Jerusalem synagogue this week that killed four rabbis was a pogrom. It was an attack motivated not by politics but by religious hatred; it was directed not at Israelis but at Jews.

U.S. aircraft carrier’s cost likely to rise again, GAO says

The cost of the U.S. Navy’s new aircraft carrier is likely to keep rising from the $12.9 billion now estimated, with the final price masked by deferring some work until after the ship is delivered, the Government Accountability Office said.

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Power of Attorneys - 2014

The Daily Transcript honors San Diego's top corporate counsel.

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In The News

Nov. 24, 2014, 5:00 P.M. -- In local news, the San Diego Stock Exchange Index closed higher Monday at 178.48, up 1.56 percent from Friday and women hold a greater percentage of associate and partner positions at local law firms than a year ago.

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F-35C takeoff and landing

The U.S. Navy is conducting a developmental test onboard the USS Nimitz off San Diego of the new F-35 carrier variant Joint Strike Fighter jet. This footage shows the first catapult, arrival and arrested landings in early November. Video courtesy of Lockheed Martin and U.S. Navy

From the Front

PACIFIC OCEAN (Nov. 20. 2014) -- An MQ-8B Fire Scout unmanned autonomous helicopter from the Magicians of Helicopter Maritime Strike Squadron (HSM) 35, Detachment 1, is prepared for flight operations aboard the littoral combat ship USS Fort Worth (LCS 3).

PACIFIC OCEAN (Nov. 20. 2014) -- An MQ-8B Fire Scout unmanned autonomous helicopter from the Magicians of Helicopter Maritime Strike Squadron (HSM) 35, Detachment 1, is prepared for flight operations aboard the littoral combat ship USS Fort Worth (LCS 3). HSM-35 is the Navy's first composite expeditionary helicopter squadron. Fort Worth departed its homeport of San Diego Nov. 17 for a 16-month rotational deployment to Singapore in support of the Navy's strategic rebalance to the Pacific. U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Antonio P. Turretto Ramos

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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 report 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.

San Diego Success

San Diego’s regional success story stems from the contributions of many successful companies, people and events through the years.

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Find out how San Diego’s veterans and military leaders translate the unique skills they learned in service into business acumen and success.
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