10 hrs ago
A giant awakens
A proposed constitutional amendment that would allow racial preferences at state-run universities has caused people to rise up against the proposal and local politicians who voted for the measure to rethink their support.
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14 hrs ago
Two Charged With Murder in Deadly Area Crash
Two men are set to be arraigned next month on a murder charge stemming from a high-speed car crash last week in West Covina that killed a cohort, the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office reported today.
18 hrs ago
California lawmakers look to change college admission rules
California voters once again may be asked to decide whether public universities should be able to use race, ethnicity and gender in admissions if state lawmakers succeed in placing on the ballot a constitutional amendment to change Proposition 209.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Hormones might offer relief from chronic pain
Every day, millions of people with diabetes -- both Type 1 and Type 2 -- rely on the results they get from their blood glucose meters to guide their treatment decisions.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Combined use of oxytocin and Human Chorionic Gonadotropin in intractable pain patients
Two hormones credited with reducing pain and need for opioid analgesics when released naturally during pregnancy and childbirth worked similarly when administered simultaneously to patients with intractable pain, research shows.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
San Gabriel Valley Tribune
Passenger killed, driver accused of DUI following West Covina crash
WEST COVINA >> A man is accused of drunken driving in connection with solo-car crash that killed on of his passengers and injured a second passenger and himself late Saturday, police said.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Opioid Regimens that Deliver Best Pain Control Reflect Assay Findings ...
March 7, 2014, Phoenix, AZ -- Most patients with multiple defects of the cytochrome P450 system, which is largely responsible for metabolizing opioids, naturally gravitated toward an opioid regimen primarily metabolized through the cytochrome P450 3A4 enzyme or a non-cytochrome, metabolic pathway, a new study suggests.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Glendora Man Pleads Guilty to Child Pornography Charges
A former Covina middle school teacher admitted in court today that he lured a 14-year-old boy he'd met on the Internet into a secluded parkland area for sex and later enticed a second boy into taking part in a pornographic live-stream webcam video and chat.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
WTMA-AM North Charleston
Calif. Couple Says Sues After Reality Show Causes Sewage Spill
When Rochelle Kirk and Scott Waters of Covina, Calif., hired contractors from Catch a Contractor , a Spike TV reality show, they hadn't bargained on getting 200 gallons of raw sewage with the package.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
LA Daily News
Tornado a rotation signaturea seen by radar in West Covina, tornado...
The National Weather Service took the highly unusual step of issuing a tornado warning today for parts of Los Angeles County after Doppler radar indicated that a tornado “rotation signature” was spotted in West Covina at 3:24 a.m., and was moving north at 25 miles per hour.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Calif. Couple Sues Reality TV Show for 200-Gallon Sewage Spill in Home
When Rochelle Kirk and Scott Waters of Covina, Calif., hired contractors from "Catch a Contractor," a Spike TV reality show, they hadn't bargained on getting 200 gallons of raw sewage with the package.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Whittier Daily News
Screening of Muhammed Ali film, Kansas in concert among fun things going on this weekend
7 p.m. March 6, Crawford Family Forum, KPCC, 474 S. Raymond Ave., Pasadena, free but reservations are required, kpcc.ticketleap.com .
It seems that every US president aims to make college a hallmark of a citizen's education and a vital part of the American Dream.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
The Daily Breeze
How In-N-Outa s hamburger restaurants looked in 1948
Fans of the hamburger chain gather during the unveiling of a replica of the first In-N-Out hamburger stand in Baldwin Park on Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2014.
Yanks Go Yard
Cory Lidle Memorial Vandalized
A statue of former Yankees pitcher Cory Lidle was severely damaged last Friday morning when vandals attempted to steal the memorial.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
San Gabriel Valley Tribune
Ex-Gladstone High employee charged for inappropriate texting with students
COVINA >> A former custodian at Gladstone High School is accused of sending inappropriate text messages to three girls at the school, officials said.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
The Fresno Bee
2 plead guilty in Nissan fraud scheme
According to the U.S. Attorney's Office in Nashville, Francisco DeLaRosa and Tracey Young helped gather information on Nissan owners that they passed to a Nissan employee.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
San Gabriel Valley Tribune
Bassett Unified School District invests $80,000 in elementary library improvements
BASSETT >> While larger school districts are cutting funding to libraries to focus more on technology, the Bassett Unified School District plans to invest $80,000 in upgrades tailored toward shelves and other furniture focused more on print books.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Bronze Statue Honoring Late-MLB Player Cory Lidle Vandalized
Authorities Friday were searching for a vandal they say caused an estimated $100,000 in damage to a bronze statue honoring the late-MLB player, Cory Lidle.
California residents plead guilty in Nissan defrauding scheme
Francisco DeLaRosa, 40, of West Covina, Calif., and Tracey Young, 45, of Los Angeles, pleaded guilty Friday before U.S. Chief District Judge William J. Haynes Jr. to conspiring to launder money derived from a scheme to defraud Nissan North America, according to David Rivera, U.S. attorney for the Middle District of Tennessee.