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Report: LA Fire Capt. Paid $50K In Vacation, OT Allegedly Falsified Time Card

Capt. Eric Vasquez was paid the equivalent of nearly 23 weeks of pay — in vacation, overtime and bonus pay, according to documents obtained by the Daily News.


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Supervisors OK Plan For Inmates To Pay For Jail Stay In Riverside County

The Board of Supervisors tentatively approved an ordinance to require inmates to reimburse the county for the cost of their incarceration.


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Nanny State? Calif. May Force Parents To Pay Babysitters Workers’ Comp, OT

The next time you plan a movie night without the kids, you may have to provide more than just pizza for your babysitter.



Faulty Meters Lead To Free Parking For Glendale Drivers

The city of Glendale has a message for its drivers: go ahead and ignore that parking meter.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/12/2011

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Ashton Kutcher Tops List Of Highest-Paid TV Stars

By Jessica Derschowitz LOS ANGELES (CBS) — Ashton Kutcher is the newest star on “Two and a Half Men,” and now he’s also the highest-paid sitcom actor on television. The actor earns $700,000 per episode, […]

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Trustees: ‘We Need Help’ To Fix Salaries For CSU Execs

The chairman of the Cal State Board of Trustees told lawmakers “we need help” to determine compensation structures as the state struggles with mounting anger over six-figure salaries.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–08/09/2011

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LA Coliseum Execs Face Probe Over Excessive Pay, Conflict Of Interest Charges

The city controller of Los Angeles will conduct a “top-to-bottom” audit of finances at the Los Angeles Coliseum.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–07/27/2011

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Report: LA County Deputies Turn To Fraud To Make Up For Pay Cuts

A watchdog panel’s report said one deputy torched his own car for insurance cash, while others made up burglary charges and fraudulent car theft claims.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–07/19/2011

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Lawmakers Take Aim At Exec Pay Raises Amid UC, CSU Tuition Hikes

As tuition continues to skyrocket for college students across California, lawmakers in Sacramento want to make sure administrators aren’t pocketing the extra revenue.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–07/19/2011

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Medical Workers At California Prisons Paid Six-Figure Salaries

The biggest factor behind the top salaries: payouts for unused vacation and sick time that sometimes doubled an employee’s base salary.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/06/2011

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Controller Halts Pay For California Lawmakers

California state Controller John Chiang announced Tuesday he was halting pay for state lawmakers, saying their budget plan was not balanced and did not meet the state’s requirement for getting paid.


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To Pay Or Not To Pay: Controller Says No ‘Authority’ To Challenge Budget Vote

State controller John Chiang will likely decide whether the legislators should get paid — a decision he says he may not even be able to enforce.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–06/17/2011

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‘Cynical’ Californians Await Last-Ditch Budget Vote Before Paycheck Stoppage

Democratic leaders are pushing for a budget plan that would mean deeper cuts for schools and higher fees and taxes for most of California.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–06/15/2011

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Google Unveils Smartphone Pay Service, PayPal Sues

Google Inc. hopes to nudge consumers and merchants into a world where the smartphone has replaced the wallet as the container for credit cards, coupons and receipts.


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Orange County HR Chief May Step Down Over Pay Raise Approvals

The audit alleges that the O.C.’s top human resources official reportedly approved raises without justifying them while the department was understaffed.