loans http://kalw.org en Connecting the Dots: top news stories for Monday, February 6, 2012 http://kalw.org/post/connecting-dots-top-news-stories-monday-february-6-2012 <p>A Fremont man has started a <a href="http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2012/02/05/MNGJ1N2VRO.DTL&amp;ao=2">campaign against red-light cameras</a>, highlighting the fact that California has the most expensive red-light ticket in the nation at $480. The second highest fine in the U.S. is $250. Red-light camera opponents claim they are an underhanded regressive tax and are more about bringing in revenue than improving safety. According to city figures, one red-light camera in Oakland raked in $4.2 million in 2010, from about 9,200 tickets...<br /> Mon, 06 Feb 2012 18:54:27 +0000 5440 at http://kalw.org Connecting the Dots: top news stories for Monday, February 6, 2012