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Supreme Court rules states can force online retailers to collect sales tax.

Supreme Court rules states can force online retailers to collect sales tax.

By Seth Fiegerman and Lydia DePillis The Supreme Court ruled Thursday that states can compel retailers to collect sales taxes even if they don’t have a physical presence in the state. The 5-4 decision overturns a 1992 Supreme Court precedent that effectively barred states from collecting such taxes, and could leave consumers paying more for…Read more

Perris couple face trial

Perris couple face trial

A judge says the Perris couple accused of keeping 12 of their 13 kids in isolation and malnourished will stand trial. James Rojas, 790 KABC RadioRead more

The big business of housing immigrant children

The big business of housing immigrant children

By Drew Griffin CNN Investigations As Juan Sanchez tells it, he spent years as the underpaid leader of the non-profit that is now providing housing to migrant children who were recently separated from their parents. His salary at Southwest Key Programs Inc. was low, he said, and there was no health insurance or retirement plan.…Read more

Border crisis blown out of proportion, says Border agent

The people arrested for illegally crossing the southern U.S. border are only about half the story. The other half are getting through, says Chris Cabrera, Border Patrol agent and spokesman for the National Border Patrol Council. “I would put the number at 40 percent apprehension rate. I know the Border Patrol has come out as…Read more

Melania Trump makes surprise visit to border facilities.

Melania Trump makes surprise visit to border facilities.

By Kate Bennett CNN “I want to thank you for your hard work, your compassion and your kindness,” the first lady said at a roundtable briefing at Upbring New Hope, with doctors and medical staff, social workers and other experts on hand. Melania Trump becomes the first Trump family member to personally witness the situation…Read more

Rescued obese cat settles into new digs

Chubbs the cat has been rescued from the streets of Altadena. Yvette Viola and her husband rescued the 29-pound kitty and took him into their home.  The formerly homeless Himalayan replaces their 23 pound cat, who recently passed away. ”When I saw the news report about him last week a friend of mine sent me…Read more

Minimum wage hike will challenge local restaurants [AUDIO]

On July 1st, the minimum wage is going up to $13.25 an hour for larger businesses in the City of L.A. and unincorporated areas of Los Angeles County, where many restaurants will be affected. Selwyn Yosslowitz – the co-founder of Marmalade Café restaurants – says raising the minimum pushes up all wages. ”So what happens…Read more

Former McCain campaign manager leaves GOP

Former McCain campaign manager leaves GOP

Steve Schmidt, a Republican strategist who managed Sen. John McCain’s 2008 presidential campaign, said he is leaving the Republican Party in the wake of the Trump’s administration’s immigration policies that have led to the separation of families.
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