Sen. Hernandez Wants to Bring Affirmative Action Back to State Ballot
If a state senator has his way, Californians may once again be asked to vote on an emotionally charged issue that has divided people for decades-affirmative action in higher education.
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Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Dan Walters: California affirmative action measure draws Asian American opposition
One of the very few times was on Jan. 30, when the Senate voted 27-9 along party lines for Senate Constitutional Amendment 5, which would partially repeal Proposition 209, a 1996 ballot measure that prohibits using race or gender in government employment, contracting and education.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
San Gabriel Valley Tribune
St. Patricka s Day weekend DUI checkpoints planned throughout the San Gabriel Valley
LOS ANGELES COUNTY >> Law enforcement officers throughout Los Angeles County are gearing up for checkpoints and extra patrols seeking intoxicated drivers this St. Patrick's Day weekend.
Whittier Daily News
Whittier man faces seven years in prison for 2011 West Covina slaying
A Whittier man faces seven years in prison for stabbing to death another man during a fight outside a 2011 Halloween party in West Covina.
ARCP Plans Spinoff into Shopping Center REIT
Start each day with GlobeSt.com's National AM Alert for original coverage of the latest transactions and trends shaping the commercial real estate industry.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
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.
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.
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.
Proposal to change CA college admission rules
Above: Marcel Jones is chairman of the Black Student Union at UC Berkeley. Photo: James Tensuan, Special To The Chronicle Senior Haley Keltner and junior Jai Chen study at UC Berkeley, where Prop.
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
San Gabriel Valley Tribune
Coroner identifies man killed in West Covina crash
Authorities on Monday identified the passenger killed in a suspected DUI crash as a 26-year-old Rowland Heights man.
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
Man Dies in Solo-Crash in West Covina
A male was killed in a solo-vehicle crash in West Covina, a police lieutenant said today.
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.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
County Supervisor Pushes for Right to Review Deputy Involved Shooting Investigation
Warning of dire consequences, Supervisor Gloria Molina pushed county lawyers to give her access to investigative reports of a deputy-involved fatal shooting in which one of the deputies had been a party to six prior shootings.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
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
Woman Pleads Not Guilty In Rosemead Hit-And-Run
A driver allegedly involved in a deadly hit-and-run crash late last year was arraigned Friday on several counts.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
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
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.
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.