Press-Enterprise

Holiday tree fire burns home, gifts of family of 7

HEMET, Calif. (AP) — A fire that started with a Christmas tree cost a Southern California family their home, two of their three vehicles, and all of their Christmas presents, but all seven family members […]

12/24/2013

$27M sale of Riverside Press-Enterprise closes

  LOS ANGELES (AP) — The publisher of the Orange County Register has finalized its purchase of the Riverside Press-Enterprise for more than $27 million, the newspapers’ owners announced Thursday. Freedom Communications Holdings Inc. bought […]

11/22/2013

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CA man suspected of double murder, throat slashing

HEMET, Calif. (AP) — Authorities have arrested a Southern California man suspected of killing a woman and 5-year-old girl and slashing the throat of a woman about 1 1/2 miles away. Riverside County Sheriff’s Capt. […]

11/10/2013

In this Oct. 22, 2010 photo, Jeff Hall, who was killed by his son, holds a Neo Nazi flag while standing at Sycamore Highlands Park near his home in Riverside, Calif. (AP Photo/Sandy Huffaker, File)

Calif. judge decides to send boy to state lockup

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — A California judge ruled Thursday that a 13-year-old boy who was 10 when he killed his neo-Nazi father will spend at least the next seven years in a state juvenile facility. […]

10/31/2013

Arsenic in water at Thermal mobile home park

THERMAL, Calif. (AP) — Federal officials say a high level of arsenic has been found in the water at a Riverside County mobile home park. The Riverside Press-Enterprise reports sampling at D&D Mobile Home Park […]

09/12/2013

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SoCal man sentenced for suitcase body murder

MURRIETA, Calif. (AP) – A Riverside County man who strangled his girlfriend in bed, then stuffed her body in a suitcase which he dropped at a motel was sentenced Friday to 56 years to life […]

09/07/2013

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Riverside County critics want stop to night jail releases

FRENCH VALLEY, Calif. (AP) — Hundreds of people are urging Riverside County to stop releasing inmates from a detention center at night, saying they roam streets and loiter near businesses. The Riverside Press-Enterprise says more […]

08/26/2013

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Lake Elsinore fire 20 percent contained; evacuations off

LAKE ELSINORE, Calif. (AP) — A wildfire threatening 250 homes in Riverside County was 20 percent contained on Tuesday but it didn’t grow much overnight, authorities said. Fire spokesman Marc Peebles tells The Press-Enterprise that […]

08/07/2013

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UC Riverside’s new school of medicine opens

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) – The University of California, Riverside is opening its new school of medicine to a class of 50 students. The Press-Enterprise reports that orientation begins Monday, after more than three decades of […]

08/04/2013

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Hunt resumes for missing 11-year-old autistic boy

  MENIFEE, Calif. (AP) — Hundreds of people will resume the search for an autistic 11-year-old boy who vanished over the weekend in Riverside County, where temperatures have topped 100 degrees. The Riverside Press-Enterprise says more […]

07/09/2013

Police respond to scene of shooting where police officers were shot while searching for former Los Angeles police officer Christopher Jordan Dorner. (AP Photo)

Indio police shooting

INDIO, Calif. (AP) – An Indio police officer has shot and killed a man during a chase. The Riverside Press-Enterprise says a police officer answering a report of a man with a gun chased a […]

07/05/2013

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Father, daughter stand trial in vigilante attack

TEMECULA, Calif. (AP) — A Riverside County father and teen daughter have been ordered to stand trial in a vigilante attack on a man the girl has accused of rape. The Riverside Press-Enterprise reports Judge […]

06/08/2013

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