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Wednesday Jul 20 | via Los Angeles Times
Kenneth Cornwell, seen in a Ventura County Sheriff's Office booking photo, was arrested by Ventura police on July 19, 2016. Kenneth Cornwell, seen in a Ventura County Sheriff's Office booking photo, was arrested by Ventura police on July 19, 2016. Comment?
Tuesday Jul 19 | via CBS Local
CBS2 / KCAL9 CBS2/KCAL9 is part of CBS Television Stations, a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. CBS Studio City Broadcast Center 4200 Radford Avenue Studio City, CA [...] SIMI VALLEY - A new homeowner who stopped by his Southern California property expecting to find its previous owners packing up, instead stumbled on the owner's dead body in the bedroom. Comment?
Thursday Jul 7 | via Ventura County Reporter
Ventura police have arrested 27-year-old Jessica Navarro of Ventura on suspicion in the death of her 22-month-old; and on Friday, July 1, the District Attorney charged her with a felony count of assault on a child resulting in death. On Wednesday, June 27, police and the Ventura City Fire Department responded to a report of a baby falling from a crib on Bell Way in West Ventura. Comment?
Wednesday Jun 29 | via NBC Los Angeles
One man was dead and another wounded in a shooting in front of a Sizzler restaurant in Ventura Wednesday, police said. The double shooting occurred near the Sizzler at 4017 Main Street just before 5 p.m. after an altercation, according to the Ventura Police Department. Comment?
Jun 24, 2016 | via KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi
We all have a tendency to look at our phones or iPads when we lay down at night before bed. Now, doctors though, are warning of "smartphone blindness." Comment?
Jun 23, 2016 | via WFLX-TV West Palm Beach
An underground pipeline spewed thousands of gallons of crude oil Thursday near the Southern California coast but the foul-smelling goo was contained in a lengthy stretch of ravine and never reached nearby beaches. A judge acquitted a police van driver of all charges including "depraved-heart" murder on Thursday in the death of 25-year-old arrestee Freddie Gray, whose broken neck on the way to the station set off... It was supposed to be an open-and-shut case: The 25-year-old black man was healthy before his arrest and arrived at the nearby station dying from a broken neck. Comment?
Jun 22, 2016 | via NBC Los Angeles
The family of a 14-year-old boy killed in a hit-and-run while he rode his bicycle to a friend's house has filed a lawsuit against the tow truck driver allegedly responsible and the city and county of Ventura that contracts with him, the family's attorney said on Wednesday. Jonathan Hernandez was killed on Feb. 18 near Telegraph Road and North Saticoy Avenue in Ventura when a tow truck on its way to a service call hit him. Comment?
Feb 2, 2016 | via Ventura County Reporter
Being born of a nurse and a school teacher in Ventura in 1980, guns were not a part of my regular vocabulary growing up, much less family recreational activities. When I moved to Atlanta, Georgia, at age 18, I met a young man in a hippy-esque neighborhood who had tried to kill himself with a gun, but survived and ended up with a big hole in his head where his eye and temple used to be. Comment?
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