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DUI mistakes at Orange County Crime Lab

SANTA ANA (CNS) – Incorrect blood-alcohol readings from the Orange County Crime Lab could help clear about 20 people arrested for drunken driving. About 200 cases were affected by the mistake. “The error’s been fixed […]

11/08/2013

San Diego Mayor Bob Filner speaks after agreeing to resign at a city council meeting Friday, Aug. 23, 2013, in San Diego. Filner agreed to resign on Aug. 30, bowing to enormous pressure after lurid sexual harassment allegations brought by at least 17 women eroded his support after just nine months on the job. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

Grand jury investigating Bob Filner’s activities while mayor

SAN DIEGO (CNS) – A criminal investigation into the activities of Bob Filner while he was mayor of San Diego is now in the hands of a grand jury, it was reported today. U-T San […]

10/03/2013

Jackie Lacey

Rite Aid to pay more than $12 million to settle lawsuit

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Rite Aid Corp. was ordered today to pay more than $12.3 million to settle a lawsuit that alleged employees at about 600 California stores unlawfully handled and disposed of hazardous materials, […]

09/24/2013

A man is carried on the sidewalk after he hurt his leg while fleeing a building during an earthquake in Mexico City, Aug. 21, 2013. (AP Photo/Ivan Pierre Aguirre)

Moderately strong quake shakes Mexico

MEXICO CITY (AP) — A moderately strong earthquake struck near Mexico’s Pacific coast resort of Acapulco on Wednesday, causing cracks in some buildings and swaying buildings in Mexico City. The U.S. Geological Survey said the […]

08/21/2013

In this Aug. 6, 2012 file photo, fire crews pour water on a fire at the Chevron Richmond Refinery in Richmond, Calif. (AP Photo/San Francisco Chronicle, Lance Iversen)

Chevron agrees to pay $2M in Calif. refinery fire

RICHMOND, Calif. (AP) — Chevron Corp. on Monday agreed to pay $2 million in fines and restitution and pleaded no contest to six charges in a fire last summer at its refinery in the San […]

08/05/2013

Microsoft founder Bill Gates

Microsoft brings Office to iPhone, but not tablets

NEW YORK (AP) — Even as a pared-down version of Microsoft’s Office software package arrived on the iPhone, the company is holding out on extending that to the iPad and Android devices as it tries […]

06/14/2013

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Molester found slain in Corcoran prison cell

CORCORAN, Calif. (AP) — Investigators at California State Prison-Corcoran are investigating as a homicide the death of an inmate who was a convicted child molester. On Thursday corrections officials found the 63-year-old unresponsive in his […]

05/24/2013

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Sacramento high-rise death linked to graffiti

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A man who was found dead hanging by a rope off an 18-story Sacramento high-rise appears to have been a graffiti tagger, Sacramento police said Monday.

04/01/2013

Man found dead hanging off Sacramento high-rise

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A fire official says a man appears to have accidentally died from asphyxiation when he lowered himself off an 18-story Sacramento, Calif., office building with a rope.

04/01/2013

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Police: 1 dead in Ariz. shooting, suspect on loose

PHOENIX (AP) — A gunman opened fire at a Phoenix office complex on Wednesday, killing one person, wounding two others and setting off a manhunt. Police warned the public that he was “armed and dangerous.”

01/30/2013

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