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AP
June 13, 2019 - 4:38 pm
SAN DIEGO - The wife of San Diego-area Republican Rep. Duncan Hunter pleaded guilty today to a federal conspiracy charge in a case in which she and her spouse were accused of misusing campaign funds for personal use. Margaret Hunter, 44, is scheduled to be sentenced Sept. 16. Her attorney, Thomas...
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June 13, 2019 - 2:26 pm
LOS ANGELES - A Utah man accused of fatally shooting an off-duty sheriff's deputy inside an Alhambra fast-food restaurant and gunning down another man in downtown Los Angeles was charged today with two counts of murder. Rhett Nelson, 30, was also charged with two counts of robbery for allegedly...
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June 13, 2019 - 12:09 pm
HERMOSA BEACH - A two-alarm fire damaged a three-story home under construction in Hermosa Beach and spread to four other nearby homes before it was extinguished. Hermosa Beach Police detained and later arrested a suspect who was found near the scene of the fire. He is Michael Christopher Kotva, age...
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Rebekah Sager
June 13, 2019 - 8:35 am
Southwest Airlines announced Thursday it will continue to ground Boeing 737 Max plane through September. The move will impact about 100 flights from its schedule. The Federal Aviation Administration grounded the jets initially in March after two fatal crashes within five months of one another. In...
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AP
June 13, 2019 - 8:22 am
LOS ANGELES — Actress Jessica Biel says she's not opposed to vaccinations, but she does not support a bill in California that would limit medical exemptions. The 37-year-old has drawn criticism after appearing this week in Sacramento with vaccination skeptic Robert F. Kennedy Jr. to voice concerns...
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June 13, 2019 - 7:23 am
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — A California appeals court says it's legal to have small amounts of marijuana in prison — so long as inmates don't inhale. The 3rd District Court of Appeal ruled that California voters legalized recreational possession of less than an ounce (28 grams) of cannabis in 2016, with...
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AP
June 12, 2019 - 12:46 pm
A former head sailing coach at Stanford avoided prison time for agreeing to help students get into the elite university as recruited athletes in exchange for money for his sailing program, a judge ruled Wednesday. John Vandemoer is the first person to be sentenced in the college admissions bribery...
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AP
June 12, 2019 - 12:31 pm
Mark Zuckerberg is getting a taste of his own medicine, three weeks after Facebook declined to remove a doctored video of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi. A fake video circulating on Facebook-owned Instagram shows Zuckerberg gloating over his one-man domination of the world. It's the latest flap over...
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CBS News
June 12, 2019 - 9:32 am
A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket blasted off from a foggy California coast Wednesday, launching three Canadian radar satellites on a $900 million mission focused on maritime surveillance, resource management, disaster relief and the effects of climate change. Using a C-band synthetic aperture radar system...
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Ventura County Sheriff's Department
June 12, 2019 - 7:00 am
A big-rig truck driver has been arrested after authorities spotted a phony license plate on his rig. How could they tell? Well, the Ventura County Sheriff's Department says the 1960s-style yellow-on-black plate had wobbly letters and numbers. Also, instead of "CALIFORNIA," it read "CALIFAS."...
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