Lt. Gen. John Toolan admits he miscalculated the number of Marine Corps troops needed in Afghanistan. In March 2011, he deployed to Afghanistan for duties as commander of the Southwest region. When he left in March 2012, he was forced to draw down from 20,000 to 7,900 Marines.
Commuters who ride public transit or use vanpools to get to work may be eligible for up to $245 per month in a pretax transit benefit, under the "fiscal cliff" legislation approved by Congress.
(AP) -- Federal prosecutors say they've charged a former San Diego executive in a $28 million stock fraud.
Phil Mickelson is talking more about how much he pays in taxes than how many fairways he hits off the tee.
The family of Junior Seau, the San Diego Chargers all-pro linebacker who committed suicide in May, sued the National Football League, claiming his death resulted from repeated head injuries he suffered on the field.
David Blinder, Ph.D., was appointed senior vice president for external affairs at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI).
Apartment rents that climbed both in San Diego and nationally early in the year flattened out or slightly decreased, as 2012 came to a close.
Del Mar-based Tealium announced Wednesday the launch of Tealium DataCloud, an add-on service in its tag management offerings that enables digital marketers to tap into an actionable source of all of their digital data.
Celladon Corp., a privately held San Diego biotechnology company, announced Wednesday that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has issued a notice of allowance for its U.S. patent application relative to the company's small molecule program that targets SERCA enzymes.
San Diego-based Cadence Pharmaceuticals Inc. (Nasdaq: CADX) has announced a preliminary estimate of net product revenue from sales of its Ofirmev acetaminophen injection for the three months ended Dec. 31, 2012.
The Salk Institute for Biological Studies has received a $42 million gift -- the largest in the institute's history -- to establish the Helmsley Center for Genomic Medicine (HCGM), a research center dedicated to decoding the common genetic factors underlying many complex chronic human diseases.
Kratos Defense & Security announced its Composite Engineering Inc. subsidiary received a $32.8 million sole source option award to provide 28 BQM-167A Air Force Subscale Aerial Targets and 12 months of additional logistics and technical support to the AFSAT Program Office, and Neurocrine Biosciences Inc. announced that two additional patents have been granted related to its proprietary vesicular monoamine transporter 2 inhibitor, according to company announcements, SEC filings and Bloomberg News.
The following "Local Notes" appeared in The Daily Transcript's Jan. 24, 1916 issue:
Unless rain comes again to interfere with the repair work being done on the line the Santa Fe now expects to run trains on Wednesday night. It is one week today since the trains stopped running into this city.
The three-building complex in Little Italy -- at 2228 and 2266 Kettner Blvd. and 925 W. Juniper St., San Diego 92101 -- has been sold for $3,022,650.
(Bloomberg) -- Trulia Inc., the operator of a residential property listings website, surged to a record high on optimism that gains in U.S. home prices would help boost advertising revenue.