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Fire shuts down most lanes of westbound 210 Freeway in Rancho Cucamonga – Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

October 23, 2017 5:00:32 am | 0 Comments

A fire reported off the 210 Freeway near Day Creek Boulevard has shut down all but two westbound lanes of the highway Monday morning. The fire was first reported around 4:30 a.m. along the westbound lanes of the freeway and according to California Highway Patrol incident reports, may have been a house fire which then…

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UC Davis professors raise money for Hurricane Maria relief – The Aggie

October 22, 2017 9:00:13 pm | 0 Comments

CHRISTIE NEO / AGGIE Davis rallies behind Puerto Rico A group of Puerto Rican faculty and staff members at UC Davis have rallied together to fundraise for those impacted by Hurricane Maria. Since its creation just two weeks ago, their GoFundMe page has raised over $6,000. Students are encouraged to join in the efforts to…

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Corey Seager looks ready for World Series after a full workout at Dodger Stadium – OCRegister

October 22, 2017 7:56:48 pm | 0 Comments

LOS ANGELES –  Corey Seager’s return looked a bit more real Sunday, two days before Game 1 of the World Series. The 23-year-old shortstop took batting practice, fielded ground balls and threw to first base at Dodger Stadium during a team workout. Then, for the first time since he injured his back Oct. 9, Seager…

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Fire-ravaged California city turns to hockey for respite – The Denver Post

October 22, 2017 7:48:32 pm | 0 Comments

SANTA ROSA, Calif. — For one Sunday, the fires that staggered this small city and wiped out thousands of homes were an afterthought at Snoopy’s Home Ice In Northern California. In an ice rink built by Peanuts cartoon creator Charles Schulz, hundreds of 7- and 8-year-olds gathered to play the annual Great Halloween Jamboree tournament,…

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Video of Burroughs High School football team goes viral | KBAK – Bakersfield Now

October 22, 2017 2:18:45 pm | 0 Comments

Burrough High football players took to the field on Friday, Oct 20, 2017, bringing with them American Flags. Credit Tina Marie.{ } BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) —  A video of the Burroughs High School football team is going viral. The video of the team was taken during their pregame walkout. It shows each player carrying an American…

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Burroughs High School football team takes the field with American flags – Kern Golden Empire

October 22, 2017 10:48:00 am | 0 Comments

Copyright 2017 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. BAKERSFIELD, Calif. – A video of a Ridgecrest high school football team taking the field with American flags is going viral. In a video shared on Facebook, the Burroughs High School football team is seen making their…

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Park hikers in Joshua Tree may have died in 'sympathetic murder-suicide' –

October 22, 2017 6:36:01 am | 0 Comments

SAN FRANCISCO •  Friends and relatives of a couple whose bodies were found in Joshua Tree National Park say they believe the two got lost while hiking in the sprawling desert park and struggled in the searing heat with little food or water before they died in a “sympathetic murder-suicide.” Rachel Nguyen, 20, and Joseph Orbeso,…

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How Mayor Eric Garcetti is taking his LA gig national – LA Daily News

October 22, 2017 6:33:27 am | 0 Comments

By BILL BARROW, Associated Press LAS VEGAS >> Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti is taking his argument on the road, but he doesn’t want you to assume he’s steering himself toward the White House. At least not yet. “I have a job I love,” Garcetti said as he makes the rounds at the Democratic National…

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Ridgecrest High School football team goes viral for pregame display – KERO 23ABC News

October 22, 2017 6:17:44 am | 0 Comments

A Kern County football team is going viral after their pregame display.  The Ridgecrest High School Burroughs took the field Friday night with each player holding an American Flag.  The seven-minute video posted to Facebook shows the players carrying the flags as “God Bless the USA” played in the background.  The video has racked up more…

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'It's a superhighway above our heads': South LA residents vexed by new LAX flight paths – Los Angeles Times

October 22, 2017 4:02:07 am | 0 Comments

Thousands of people come every year to meditate and reflect at the Peace Awareness Labyrinth and Gardens, a South L.A. center that dubs itself “a spiritual oasis in the city.” But this year, the tranquility of its green gardens and burbling fountains has been broken by a new and unwelcome sound: the repeated drone of…

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