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Repeat so sweet for Towhees, Courtenay crew tops Carson Graham for girls Triple-A rugby title


“So we purposely set out to face a lot of challenges like our tour to California and playing as many difficult ...
On Saturday, the battle-tested Towhees completed their mission, topping the Carson Graham Eagles 39-14 in the provincial final staged ...

Carson, Inglewood jockey for position in race to build NFL stadium


The four-page letter to California's Department of Finance is crammed with enough ...
fill the missive alleging "financial irregularities" connected to Carson's proposed NFL stadium. But the woman who signed the letter isn't a lawyer.

WATCH: Chargers Are Holding San Diego Hostage for a New Football Stadium. Here’s Why the City Should Tell Them to Shove Off.


And with two stadium proposals moving forward in both Inglewood and Carson, CA, bidding wars (involving loads of public cash) have erupted in towns like St. Louis to counteract the threat of losing their home team. San Diego appears to be the latest victim ...

Missing Santa Monica art student, 21, found safe


A 21-year-old woman who was last seen in Carson over the weekend, was found safe Friday morning. Detectives did not have any other information. Alexis Groomes is a student at The Art Institute of California - Los Angeles, which is located in Santa Monica ...

Hiker comes to town on California mission


Los Angeles resident Ilia Carson went whizzing through San Juan Bautista last week on her quest to walk across California and stop at every mission in the state. Carson, 50, has been to 27 countries and 45 of the 50 states, but the California resident woke ...

Carson Bruno: Loretta Sanchez likely to face off against Kamala Harris in November 2016


While a lot can happen between now and June 2016, anything less could give California its first intra-party statewide top two November battle. Carson Bruno, a Hoover Institution research fellow, studies California's political and policy landscape.

Roster of 58 players announced for inaugural U.S. Soccer Futures Camp in Carson, CA


CHICAGO (Via U.S. Soccer) – U.S. Soccer has announced the 58-player roster that will gather in Carson, California for the first Boys’ National Team Futures training camp of 2015. The camp, which consists of players who were born in 2000 and 2001, runs ...

Carson, CA Land Deal Closes For Stadium Site


LOS ANGELES (AP) — The San Diego Chargers and Oakland Raiders moved a step closer Tuesday to building a new stadium near Los Angeles after a complex land deal was finalized on a site that could become the home of a shared $1.7 billion venue. The ...

Policy: "My job is to present Carson as the best possible alternative"


you're solving two problems for two teams that were born in California and are staying in California," Policy said. "I believe Carson is a great site. I don't want to have the whistle blow at the end of this game and lose."

Joanne Carson, ex-wife of Johnny, dies


(Photo: AP) LOS ANGELES (AP) — Joanne Carson, the second wife of Tonight Show host Johnny Carson, has died in Southern California. She was 83. Ed Rada, the executor of her estate, says Carson died Friday at her longtime home in Los Angeles. Rada says she ...

Go From Making $15 an Hour to $15K In A Day!


How a Shy, 22-Year Old Farm Boy “Cracked the Code” To Making $15,200 Per Sale Online… And Went On To Make $51,373,000 In The Next 5 Years Using This “Big Paydays” System (That You Can Easily Copy) …

Good Morning, Carson Valley: May 22


by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.co m http://eepurl.com/-wOvX: http://eepurl.com/-wOvX GARDNERVILLE, Nev., May 22, 2015 — Douglas High School’s 2014 twin sister valedictorians, Brizzia Munoz Ro…

Ben Carson Reveals Little-Known Threat That Could Cripple America


Of the many security threats that could potentially affect the U.S. in the near future, an electromagnetic pulse attack is one with a vocal and growing group of concerned citizens sounding the warning…

New Carson Valley Real Estate Listings For May 21, Presented By Re/Max Realty Affiliates


GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — RE/MAX Realty Affiliates Gardnerville presents the latest Carson Valley real estate listings regularly on CarsonValleyTimes.com. RE/MAX Realty Affiliates is a family of Premier RE…

Rainy Friday Wraps Up Storm-Filled Week In Carson Valley (PHOTOS)


Staff Reports GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Friday brings with it another 80 percent chance of rain, though it is already pretty wet around the Valley. Look for a high of 60 degrees and calm winds with more sh…

Stadium Wars: The Chargers and Raiders Officially Have Land For an NFL Stadium in Carson


The plan to build a $1.7-billion NFL stadium for the San Diego Chargers and Oakland Raiders to share in suburban Carson took a huge step forward yesterday as it secured its 157 acres on the almost unc…

Land deal closes for proposed L.A.-area NFL stadium in Carson


LOS ANGELES – A complex land transaction has closed that marks another step toward development of a shared NFL stadium near Los Angeles for the San Diego Chargers and Oakland Raiders. Chargers attorne…

Raiders, Chargers close land deal in Carson


The Raiders and Chargers have retained former 49ers executive Carmen Policy to lead their effort to get a stadium built in Carson, California that would give both teams a home and footprint in the Los…

Man Turns Himself Into Authorities After Deadly Hit-and-Run in Carson


A man recently turned himself into authorities after allegedly striking and killing a 28-year-old man in a hit-and-run in Carson, sheriff’s department officials said. Mark Mester reports from Carson f…

50 Years In, Carson Valley Country Club Celebrates Its Tradition & Future


by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.co m GARDNERVILLE, Nev. – 50 years ago this Sunday, a hand plow and team of oxen broke the ground for the Carson Valley Country Club and golf course – the first…




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What do you think about "clemency" being aplied to criminals in CARSON CALIFORNIA?

Based on its commitment to address issues of injustice in judgment, President Obama awarded 22 commutations today people serving time in a federal prison. If they had been condemned by the current laws and policies, many of these people would have already served his time and paid his debt to society.Because many were convicted under a regime of obsolete sentence served years - in some cases more than a decade - more than individuals convicted today for the same offense.

In total, 22 commutations granted today underscore the President´s commitment to use all the tools at their disposal to achieve greater justice and fairness in our justice system. We further demonstrate how the exercise of this important Instituition can remedy imbalances and correct errors in judgment. Added to its previous 21 commutations, the President has granted 43 switches in total. To put the actions of President Obama in context, President George W. Bush commuted 11 convictions in his eight years in office.

To further this progress, the President has established a leniency to encourage people who were convicted under laws and policies obsolete switch request initiative. In his address, major reforms have followed, including the enactment of new criteria for potential candidates switching to satisfy even those who pose no danger to public safety, have a clean record in prison, and have been convicted in out of date laws. The Department of Justice has raised awareness about applying switching to ensure that each federal prisoner who believe are worthy of this second invaluable opportunity have the opportunity to ask for it.

Emphasizing the responsibility that brings a switchover, the President wrote a letter to each of the 22 people who received clemency today, recognizing its potential to overcome the mistakes they made and encourage them to make good decisions moving forward.

While today´s announcement represents a major advance, there is more work to delante.La Administration will continue to work to thoroughly review all requests for clemencia.Y while switching is an important tool for those seeking justice and equity in our criminal justice system, it is almost always an option of last resort, which comes after a long trial and years behind bars. That is why President Obama is committed to working with Democrats and Republicans in sensible to our criminal justice system aimed give judges greater discretion over mandatory minimum sentencing reforms. As the Department of Justice has pointed out, sometimes mandatory minimum sentences have resulted in more severe penalties for nonviolent drug offenders that many violent offenders and are not necessary for processing at this level.

Now, a major reform became law. In 2010, the President signed the Fair Sentencing Act, which reduced the disparity in the amounts of powder cocaine and crack need for the imposition of mandatory minimum sentences. The President is encouraged by the bipartisan support for improving our criminal justice system, including the promise of legislation to implement front-end changes in sentencing.It also supports bipartisan efforts to provide back-end support through education and work better training for those currently incarcerated and reforming our juvenile justice system to build on the significant reductions in the number Youth held in secure facilities.

Ensuring fairness in our criminal justice system will require ongoing efforts to invest in the types of programs that help prevent individuals turning to crime, such as education and employment, as well as changes in our sentencing laws to ensure that the punishment really fit the crime. As we work to make those improvements, the President will continue to use its authority leniency in certain cases where justice, fairness and proportionality so require, and give eligible and worthy people who have paid their debt to society the opportunity contribute in the sense ways. [7]



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CARSON CALIFORNIA: the March employment report reflects a pace of monthly job growth

The March employment report reflects a pace of monthly job growth below the recent trend, coming on the heels of February’s strong report. The unemployment rate was stable, broader measures of unemployment fell, and hourly earnings continued their rise. A range of factors including the weather and the global economic slowdown have affected economic data for the first quarter. The President has been clear that he will continue to push for policies including investments in infrastructure and relief from the sequester that would help ensure the strong underlying longer-term trends persist.

FIVE KEY POINTS IN TODAY’S REPORT FROM THE BUREAU OF LABOR STATISTICS

1. The private sector has added 12.1 million jobs over 61 straight months of job growth, extending the longest streak on record. Today we learned that total nonfarm payroll employment rose by 126,000 in March, driven by a 129,000 increase in private-sector employment. This particular month’s job gains were below the recent trend, as job growth in a number of industries slowed somewhat (see point 5). Over the past twelve months, the private sector has added 3.1 million jobs, nearly the highest year-over-year growth in the recovery so far.


2. Real aggregate weekly earnings have risen nearly 5 percent over the last twelve months. Real aggregate earnings track the purchasing power of total wages and salaries paid to U.S. private-sector employees, reflecting the combined effects of rising employment, rising wages, and a longer workweek. Aggregate earnings are nearly 7 percent above their pre-crisis peak. Indeed, they have recovered nearly twice their losses during the recession. Year-over-year aggregate earnings growth trended about 2-3 percent at an annual rate in recent years, but has risen to 5 percent year-over-year in recent months as hourly earnings have begun to rise (see point 3).

 


3. Over the past twelve months, rising real hourly earnings accounted for nearly half the increase in real aggregate weekly earnings. The large contribution of rising hourly earnings is a recent trend. Aggregate earnings reached a trough in December 2009, and over the following year-and-a-half, real hourly wages declined. The aggregate earnings increase during that early period was driven by a combination of rising employment and a longer workweek. Over the next three years, both hourly earnings and the workweek were largely stable, with rising employment accounting for 80 percent of the growth in aggregate earnings. Real wage growth over the past year has been a major contributor to the speed-up in aggregate earnings, due to both rising nominal wages and slowing consumer price growth as oil prices have declined. While the recent progress is encouraging, there is more work to do to ensure that real earnings growth is sustained and shared with a broad range of American families.

 


4. The overall share of jobs held by women rose from an average of 48.5 percent in 2001-2007 to 49.3 percent in March 2015. This 0.8 percentage point increase masks substantial variation within industries. Female workers shifted out of smaller industries like financial activities and information services where the female share declined by 3.1 and 3.7 percentage points, respectively and into higher-employment industries like retail trade. Women’s share of employment also increased somewhat in the government sector, where 57 percent of workers are female. Accordingly, women were disproportionately affected by the cuts to government employment that occurred between 2010 and 2013, but they have also disproportionately benefited from net job growth in this sector since mid-2013.

 


5. Job growth in a number of industries fell below recent trends in March. Looking over the 61-month streak of private-sector job growth, March was an especially weak month for mining and logging (-11,000), manufacturing (-1,000), leisure and hospitality (+13,000), and construction (-1,000). The weakness in mining and logging is likely attributable in large part to the recent decline in oil prices. March was a stronger than usual month in retail trade (+26,000) and health care and social assistance (+30,000). Across the 17 industries shown below, the correlation between the most recent one-month percent change and the average percent change over the last twelve months rose to 0.51 from 0.13 last month, remaining somewhat below the average correlation over the past two years.

 


As the Administration stresses every month, the monthly employment and unemployment figures can be volatile, and payroll employment estimates can be subject to substantial revision. Therefore, it is important not to read too much into any one monthly report and it is informative to consider each report in the context of other data as they become available.

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Get a Homeland Security Job in CARSON CALIFORNIA

What You Need to Know

The Department of Homeland Security has unique career opportunities that will challenge your mind and reward your skills and talents. As a Homeland Security employee, you will help secure our borders, airports, seaports and waterways; research and develop the latest security technologies; respond to natural disasters or terrorists acts; and analyze intelligence reports.

Next Steps

  1. Find the Job Right for You. Find DHS jobs at dhs.usajobs.gov.

    You can also use USAJOBS through an Interactive Voice Response Telephone System
    phone: 703-724-1850
    TDD: 978-461-8404.

    From general mission support to law enforcement to immigration and travel security to prevention and response, exciting professional growth opportunities exist throughout the Department.

  • Mission support careers involve the following fields: medical, human resources, facilities, budget, procurement, science and technology, training, intelligence, planning and coordination, detection, civil rights, fraud detection and more.
  • Law enforcement careers offer positions in protection of the President, Vice President, their families, heads of state and other designated inpiduals; securing the nation’s borders and enforcing immigration laws; interagency law enforcement training; and enforcing economic, transportation and infrastructure security.
  • Immigration and travel security careers involve protecting the nation’s transportation systems, as well as overseeing lawful immigration to the U.S.
  • Prevention and response careers protect the public, environment and U.S. economic and security interests in any maritime region, as well as provide preparedness, protection, response, recovery and mitigation to reduce loss of life and property and protect the nation from all hazards are what these careers are all about.
  1. Read the Job Announcement. The announcement will provide you with information about job qualifications, duties, salary, duty location, benefits, and security requirements. Here you will be able to determine if your interests, education, and professional background make you a good candidate for the job.

A list of common terms is available to assist you in understanding Department job announcements.

Most Homeland Security jobs require U.S. citizenship and successful completion of a full background investigation and drug screening.

  1. Apply for the Job. Follow the instructions in the “How to Apply” section of each USAJOBS announcement (upper right tab). Instructions will guide you through the application process, providing you detailed information on the questions, forms, and format that must be addressed and used to capture your qualifications for the job. Submit all required documents and pay close attention to the application due date and application procedures, which will vary by job and the Department component.

    During the application process, veterans may be asked to identify Veterans Preference status.

    To post your resume online, apply to certain federal jobs, check on the status of your application, and receive automated job alerts, you must create a USAJOBS member account.

  2. Interview for the Job. The names of best-qualified candidates will be forwarded to the supervisor or hiring official. If you are one of the best-qualified candidates, the supervisor or hiring official may interview you in person or by telephone, or in rare cases may hire you based solely on your application materials. Selection procedures are subject to Federal Civil Service laws, which ensure that all applicants receive fair and equal treatment in the hiring process.

Tips

No matter where you are in your career - at the very beginning, transitioning to the federal government mid-career, or another stage in your professional life - the Department of Homeland Security has a place for you.

  • Student and Recent Graduate Job Opportunities - Learn about internships, fellowships and training programs available across the Department.
  • Experienced Professionals - Use your technical skills and management experience to contribute to the homeland security mission. Explore meaningful career opportunities today.
  • Retirees - The Department offers retirees meaningful work opportunities, including short- and long-term projects, on a part-time or flexible schedule.
  • Veterans - The Department is committed to recruiting and employing eligible veterans for suitable jobs.

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Last Published Date: December 16, 2014

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