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Couple arrested in cross-border kidnapping that left 2 dead

May. 18, 2020 8:23 PM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A Southern California woman and her boyfriend have been arrested on suspicion of collecting ransom in a kidnapping that killed two of three U.S. citizens held in Mexico, federal prosecutors said Monday. Leslie Briana Matla, 20, and Juan Carlos Montoya Sanchez, 25, are charged with one...

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Producer's memoir talks life of hits, magic of Ed Van Halen

Apr. 30, 2020 11:29 AM EDT

SOUTH PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — In a life full of magical musical moments, few compare for Ted Templeman to the night he first saw Van Halen in a mostly empty Hollywood club. The elite record-maker and Warner Bros. record executive who had spent the decade producing albums for The Doobie Brothers, Van...