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Drones spark interest from startups to CSUCI

By   /  Friday, December 19th, 2014  /  Latest news, Small Business, Technology, Top Stories  /  Comments Off on Drones spark interest from startups to CSUCI

As drones migrate from the military space into the private sector, their potential uses reach far wider than the home delivery efforts that made headlines a year ago.

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Water district sues state to overturn $1.1M fine

By   /  Friday, December 19th, 2014  /  Central Coast, Latest news, Top Stories  /  Comments Off on Water district sues state to overturn $1.1M fine

The South San Luis Obispo County Sanitation District has upped the ante in its battle with the State Water Resources Control Board over a $1.1 million fine the district received for a sewer spill in 2010.

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Bank Secrecy Act spoils Christmas for merchants who prefer cash

By   /  Friday, November 28th, 2014  /  Op/Eds, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Bank Secrecy Act spoils Christmas for merchants who prefer cash

Sometimes something that starts out with good intention can turn bad. This seems to be what has happened with the Bank Secrecy Act of 1970.

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North American Oil warns it could run out of cash

By   /  Friday, November 21st, 2014  /  Latest news, Top Stories, West Ventura County  /  Comments Off on North American Oil warns it could run out of cash

Unless North American Oil & Gas Corp. can raise enough capital to cover its operating expenses by Dec. 31, the Ventura company could be forced to close down.

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Op/ed: It’s time to throw the book at currency bid riggers

By   /  Friday, November 14th, 2014  /  Op/Eds, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Op/ed: It’s time to throw the book at currency bid riggers

Fining institutions makes great headlines, but those billion-dollar penalties punish shareholders, not the wrongdoers, and won’t change the culture of banking.

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Farmers markets face more stringent regulations, higher fees

By   /  Friday, November 7th, 2014  /  Agribusiness, Latest news, Small Business, Subscriber content, Top Stories  /  Comments Off on Farmers markets face more stringent regulations, higher fees

Vendors at farmers markets all over the state will now pay a higher daily fee — $2 instead of the current 60 cents — and growers will face stricter inspections as part of a new state law going into effect Jan. 1, 2015.

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Op/ed: Blaming QE for alien invasions and everything else

By   /  Friday, October 31st, 2014  /  Op/Eds, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Op/ed: Blaming QE for alien invasions and everything else

An interesting conjecture shows some evidence that monetary policy changes can disturb the financial system.

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