News

Top Headlines

CONSTRUCTION

Transportation industry roadblocks discussed

Four C-suite women in the transportation field shared their thoughts on roadblocks facing the industry and gave leadership advice at a Women in Transportation seminar Thursday morning at the University Club.

GOVERNMENT

SD pension system ranked No. 1 for VC portfolio

The San Diego City Employees’ Retirement System (SDCERS) has the top-performing private equity portfolio of any public pension plan in the country, according to a survey released Thursday by the Reuters PE investment news site.

GENERAL

Minimum-wage petition drive begins

A business coalition with funding from the San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce and other business groups formally launched a petition drive Thursday aimed at overturning the San Diego City Council's recently adopted hike in the minimum wage.

REAL ESTATE

July Calif. home resales, prices up

GREEN

Cap-and-trade auction results reported

REAL ESTATE

Building on Danielson in Poway sold

REAL ESTATE

Mission Valley office condo sold for $460,000

REAL ESTATE

Office building on Vista Way in Oceanside sold

DEFENSE

Kratos wins $7.5M contract

MEDICAL

Illumina links with big pharmas on cancer research

Other Headlines:

Coastal panel OKs North Coast Corridor project

The California Coastal Commission approved on Wednesday the public works plan for the $6 billion North Coast Corridor project.

Watertown Golf Course Is Great Place for Stock Tips: Matt Levine

Aug. 18 (Bloomberg View) -- Today the Securities and Exchange Commission and the U.S. Attorney for Massachusetts brought insider trading charges against two men who allegedly shared inside information when they played together on the same co-ed softball team. No, of course I'm kidding, come on, they were golf buddies. They're always golf buddies!

Modi's India Isn't Close to `Open for Business': William Pesek

Aug. 18 (Bloomberg View) -- That loud hissing noise you hear coming from India is the air escaping from the Narendra Modi bubble.

Atlantic City fears closing casinos may become eyesores

Before summer ends, Revel, Trump Plaza, the Showboat and the Atlantic Club will be shuttered ex-casinos, leaving Atlantic City officials looking for a way to avoid having dark, empty shells on its signature Boardwalk.

Republicans' Lukewarm Climate Tax Warrior: Christopher Flavelle

Aug. 18 (Bloomberg View) -- Across the street from the Washington Convention Center, through a narrow door tucked between a bar and what used to be a furniture rental store, up two flights of rickety stairs, Eli Lehrer is sitting in his small, sparsely decorated office, drinking a Diet Coke and explaining how to sell the Republican Party on a carbon tax. After listening to him for an hour, I start to think it might work.

More News

From the Front

PACIFIC OCEAN (Aug. 16, 2014) -- Airman Juillian R. Sawyer, from Columbus, Ohio, signals to an MV-22 Osprey during flight operations aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8). 

PACIFIC OCEAN (Aug. 16, 2014) -- Airman Juillian R. Sawyer, from Columbus, Ohio, signals to an MV-22 Osprey during flight operations aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8). Makin Island, the flagship of the Makin Island Amphibious Ready Group, is on a scheduled deployment with the 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit (11th MEU) in the U.S. 7th and 5th Fleet areas of responsibility. U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Christopher Lindahl

U.S. Navy Photo

Events Calendar

Su
M
T
W
Th
F
Sa

San Diego Stock Exchange

U.S. Markets

Index Value Change
{{name}} {{value}} {{daychange}}
Updated: -/-/---- -:-- --

Interactive Maps

Address, City, or Zip

Small Business

The Daily Transcript celebrates the entrepreneurial spirit with small business news and how-to articles, roundtables and more.

San Diego International Airport Terminal 2 West

A detailed look of "The Green Build," the expansion of Terminal 2 at San Diego International Airport.

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.

Subscribe Today!