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Mother, daughter accused of 'outlaw' buttocks augmentations

Sep. 22, 2021 16:07 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A mother and daughter have been arrested in Southern California on suspicion of performing “outlaw” buttocks augmentation procedures on women, including one who died, police said Wednesday. Libby Adame, 51, and Alicia Galaz, 23, are accused of...

Woman found dead in freezer was ex-LA sheriff's detective

Sep. 22, 2021 10:44 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — An 87-year-old woman found dead inside a freezer in the garage of her Southern California home was a retired homicide detective with the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, authorities said Tuesday. Miriam E. Travis retired as a detective...

California woman found dead in freezer; daughter questioned

Sep. 20, 2021 15:57 PM EDT

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — An 87-year-old woman has been found dead inside a freezer in the garage of her Southern California home and investigators questioned her daughter, who lived with her, authorities said. No arrests have been made since the body was discovered on...

Mourners in California honor 3 Marines killed in Afghanistan

Sep. 18, 2021 22:08 PM EDT

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — Mourners in California said prayers and their final goodbyes Saturday to three Marines killed in last month’s bombing in Afghanistan. Family and friends of Lance Cpl. Kareem Nikoui packed a church in Riverside to celebrate the life of the...

Friday's Scores

Sep. 18, 2021 00:57 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Albert Gallatin 34, Uniontown 0 Aliquippa 56, Ambridge 0 Bald Eagle Area 42, Huntingdon 0 Bangor 35, Southern Lehigh 14 Bedford 21, Richland 13 Belle...

California county pays $11M to man exonerated in 1998 murder

Sep. 15, 2021 20:02 PM EDT

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — A California county has paid $11 million to a man who spent two decades in prison after being wrongly convicted of killing his girlfriend in 1998. The payment settles a federal lawsuit filed by Horace Roberts accusing Riverside County and its...

5 Marines hurt in Southern California highway rollover

Sep. 08, 2021 18:44 PM EDT

MENIFEE, Calif. (AP) — Five U.S. Marines were slightly injured Wednesday when their truck went off a Southern California highway, authorities said. The truck was towing a trailer with an artillery gun when it went off Interstate 215 in Menifee in Riverside County at...

California flag memorial to 13 slain US troops vandalized

Sep. 08, 2021 13:16 PM EDT

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — Someone severely vandalized flags hung on a Southern California freeway overpass to honor the 13 U.S. service members killed in the suicide bombing at Afghanistan’s Kabul airport last month, police said. A citizen reported the damage to the 13...

Slain Marine who cradled baby at Kabul airport loved her job

Aug. 28, 2021 22:45 PM EDT

A woman who cradled a baby in her arms at the airport and posted on social media that she loved her job. A young husband with a child on the way. Another man who always wanted to be in the military. A man who planned to become a sheriff’s deputy when his deployment ended. Heart-wrenching...

Young dad-to-be was among 13 US troops killed in Afghanistan

Aug. 27, 2021 22:06 PM EDT

A young husband with a child on the way. Another man who always wanted to be in the military. A man who planned to become a sheriff’s deputy when his deployment ended. Heartwrenching details began emerging Friday about some of the 13 U.S. troops killed in a horrific suicide bombing at...