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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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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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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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February 19, 2019 - 7:31 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is criticizing California's lead role in a multistate lawsuit challenging his emergency declaration to pay for a U.S.-Mexico border wall. On Twitter Tuesday, Trump noted last week's decision by California Gov. Gavin Newsom to cancel a high-speed rail line...
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February 18, 2019 - 3:48 pm
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California's attorney general says at least a dozen states will join a lawsuit against President Donald Trump's emergency declaration to fund a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border. Xavier Becerra told MSNBC's "Andrea Mitchell Reports" he planned to file California's lawsuit on...
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February 13, 2019 - 12:38 pm
(KNX 1070) -- A special education teacher from Stockton, California was sentenced to life in prison for sexually abusing his own five children and others for over 20 years. Rodney Flucas, 50, was sentenced Tuesday in several charges including transporting minors with the intent to engage in sexual...
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February 12, 2019 - 7:23 am
(KNX 1070) -- Over 150,000 Californians who paid for driver’s licenses aren’t getting them yet. It looks like that Department of Motor Vehicle license renewal problem could be more widespread than first thought. It originally had to do with about 150,000 drivers with an expiration date between...
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January 30, 2019 - 2:35 pm
(KNX 1070) -- Drivers in California have been paying a hidden surcharge on gasoline for years, and now lawmakers want to find out why. Since 2015, motorists in California, have been paying an additional 20 cents a gallon for gas on average. The coalition of state lawmakers wants the attorney...
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January 17, 2019 - 11:34 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — California endorsed a rule Wednesday that will allow home marijuana deliveries statewide, even into communities that have banned commercial pot sales. The regulation by the state Bureau of Cannabis Control was opposed by police chiefs and other critics who predict it will create...
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