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March 18, 2019 - 4:57 pm
(KNX 1070) -- The Reverend Al Sharpton says that it's time for California to change how it responds to police killings of civilians. Flanked by members of the Clark family and attorney Ben Crump, Sharpton had terse words for District Attorney Anne Marie Schubert. He alleged that her decision not...
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March 15, 2019 - 5:17 pm
There are 737 inmates on death row in California – most of any state in the nation. But that could change now that Gov. Gavin Newsom, who took office in January, halted executions with an executive order. "Just last year we had someone who was exonerated that spent 26 years on death row – joining...
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Orange County Sheriff's Department
March 08, 2019 - 5:05 pm
SANTA ANA - A 47-year-old man was charged today with sexually assaulting two male underage students he tutored in an after-school program in unincorporated Anaheim. #OCSDPIO : Orange County Sheriff’s Department investigators arrested a man on suspicion of lewd and lascivious acts on a child that...
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March 08, 2019 - 12:40 pm
(KNX 1070) -- According to KTVU when Ernest Quintana, 79, and his family rushed to Kaiser Permanente Medical Center's emergency department in Fremont, California it was difficult enough to learn that his lungs were failing, it was even more devastating when the tragic news came from a robot...
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AP
March 05, 2019 - 12:37 pm
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California's attorney general said Tuesday that he won't charge two Sacramento police officers who fatally shot an unarmed black man last year, a killing that set off intense protests. Attorney General Xavier Becerra's announcement follows the Sacramento district attorney's...
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AP
February 28, 2019 - 6:22 pm
GUERNEVILLE, Calif. — Floodwaters that turned two Northern California communities into islands were expected to begin receding Thursday as a rain-engorged river finally peaked after swamping thousands of homes, businesses and other buildings. The Russian River in wine country north of San Francisco...
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February 28, 2019 - 9:14 am
(KNX 1070) - A state lawmaker from Southern California is pushing a bill that would set-up a website to publicly shame parents who owe large amounts of back child support. Palmdale-area Republican Tom Lackey says the so-called "deadbeat parent" website would show the names and photos of people who...
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AP
February 25, 2019 - 11:53 am
WICHITA, Kan. — A California man has asked for 20 years in prison as his punishment for making a hoax call that led police to fatally shoot a Kansas man following a dispute between two online gamers over $1.50 bet in a Call of Duty WWII video game. Tyler R. Barriss, 26, faces sentencing Friday in...
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AP
February 22, 2019 - 12:35 pm
(California) -- The governor of California has ordered DNA testing on evidence that a death row inmate says would prove his innocence in a 35-year-old murder case that has drawn national attention. Prison inmate Kevin Cooper is already on death row, after being convicted of the four 1983 killings...
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February 22, 2019 - 12:01 pm
(KNX 1070) - Roadkill could become dinner under a bill just introduced by a state lawmaker from Montebello. State Senator Bob Archuleta wants to make it legal for drivers who hit an antelope, deer, elk or wild pig, or a passerby who spots the carcass, to take it, in Senate Bill 395. Noting that...
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