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Over the next six months, Riverside County's regulatory code will undergo revisions intended to make it more ``business- friendly,'' thanks to action Tuesday by the Board of Supervisors.
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Former Moreno Valley Mayor Bill Batey holds what he contends is a fraudulent recall petition that sabotaged the attempt to recall Councilwoman Victoria Baca.
Donn Patrick Thompson, 44, who lives near Riverside, is charged with three counts of robbery in connection with holdups at banks in Temecula and Murrieta.
The man beaten by Moreno Valley deputies at a Burger King drive-thru in Moreno Valley died of the combined effects of heart disease, acute PCP intoxication and the stress of the fight, say Riverside County coroners officials.
"I've worked other areas of Riverside County in my career, and I will say for a fact it's much easier to find impaired drivers in the valley than anywhere I worked.
Skylor Atilano, of Menifee, shown here at a September court appearance, is charged with murder in the death of his younger brother, whose disappearance launched a massive search in July.
A former Southern California resident has been convicted of killing his 2-month-old daughter, whose body was found in an Arkansas storage unit.
From left, Christopher G. Jensen, Board Chairman and President of the Riverside County Bar Association's Dispute Resolution Service, talks with Superior Court Judge Jackson Lucky.
The water mark on homes with mortgages that are underwater in Riverside and San Bernardino counties is continuing to go down, a new quarter report by the real estate information service CoreLogic says.
Riverside County Supervisor Jeff Stone today will introduce the Military Veterans Recognition Act, under which county residents awarded medals for bravery or other acts of distinction while serving in the U.S. military would be presented with certificates of praise from the county.
The California School Boards Association selected the Riverside County Office of Education's College Connections as a recipient of the Golden Bell Award, the state's leading educational honor.
Public compensation data published Monday by the state Controller's Office indicate that being the head of a Riverside County agency didn't always mean being the highest-paid in 2012.
On Monday, Brandon Ford of Murrieta was among two lieutenants promoted to the rank of captain by Riverside County Sheriff Stan Sniff, according to a news release.
Three men have been charged with murder in a series of homicides this summer that authorities said were committed for the benefit of criminal street gangs.
Green energy, specifically solar and wind, has been sold to the American public as the answer to a host of crimes against the planet-but green has a big downside.
Riverside County Sheriff Stan Sniff and area representatives will honor fallen law enforcement officers during a ``Blue Light'' ceremony today in downtown Riverside, the second of two memorials in the county this month.
Closing arguments are expected to get underway today in the case of a man accused of killing his two-month old daughter in Desert Hot Springs.