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  1. Gabriel Fernandez: Child Abuse TragedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 15 | KMIR 6

    ... Child and Family Services June 21, 2013 to call for changes following the death of 8-year-old Gabriel Fernandez of Palmdale. Protesters gathered in Palmdale in front of the school Gabriel Fernandez attended before his death in May 2014 to demand ...

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  2. Jury recommends death penalty for man who tortured, murdered 8-year-old Gabriel FernandezRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2017 | LA Daily News

    A jury recommended Wednesday that a Palmdale man be sentenced to death for the torture-murder of his girlfriend's 8-year-old son, who was repeatedly shot with a BB gun, beaten and forced to sleep in a small cabinet with his hands and feet bound and his mouth gagged. The seven-woman, five-man jury deliberated for about seven hours over three days before recommending that Isauro Aguirre, 37, be put to death for the May 2013 killing of Gabriel Fernandez.

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  3. Uncle of Gabriel Fernandez, 8, says family is haunted by boy's torture-deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2017 | LA Daily News

    Testifying before a jury being asked to recommend if a Palmdale man should be sentenced to death or life in prison for the torture- murder of his girlfriend's 8-year-old son, the boy's uncle said Friday that he still remembers the way the child looked in the hospital whenever he thinks about his nephew. Christopher Contreras told a downtown Los Angeles jury hearing the penalty phase of the case against Isauro Aguirre he flew to Southern California after being notified that something had happened to his nephew, Gabriel Fernandez, in May 2013, and that he felt "angry" and "sad" when he saw the boy.

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  4. Mother Pleads Guilty in Torture-Death of 8-Year-Old Son Gabriel FernandezRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 15 | KMIR 6

    The mother of an 8-year-old Palmdale boy who was routinely beaten, starved, forced to sleep in a closet and tortured until his 2013 death pleaded guilty Thursday to a murder charge. Under the terms of a plea agreement, 34-year-old Pearl Sinthia Fernandez is expected to be sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole for the killing of her son, Gabriel.

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  5. Mother of 8-year-old boy tortured and beaten to death pleads guilty to murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 15 | Los Angeles Times

    Pearl Fernandez, at an earlier court hearing, pleaded guilty Thursday to the 2013 murder of her 8-year-old son Gabriel, who was tortured and beaten to death. The mother of an 8-year-old Palmdale boy whose torture and fatal beating prompted far-reaching reforms in Los Angeles County's child welfare system pleaded guilty Thursday to first-degree murder.

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  6. Challenged over its election process, Mission Viejo council votes to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 14 | The Wave

    ... Latino population is too evenly spread out to create a district with a majority of voters. He cited a case against Palmdale, where that city ultimately racked up $4.5 million in legal fees in a losing battle. His recollection, he said, in seeing a ...

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  7. For the RecordRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 13 | Los Angeles Times

    ... The deadline is March 2. New freeway: In the Feb. 12 Section A, an article about plans to build a freeway between Palmdale and Victorville said that the California Department of Transportation will be involved in acquiring right of way. Right of way ...

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  8. McCarthy and Pence fundraisers shored up vulnerable California RepublicansRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 13 | Los Angeles Times

    Some vulnerable California House Republicans can thank House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy and Vice President Mike Pence for at least a fifth of the money they have raised for this year's midterm elections. A joint fundraising committee connected with Pence and McCarthy gave Rep. Steve Knight of Palmdale $133,000, or almost 28% of the money he's raised in the last six months.

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  9. A new environmentally destructive freeway in L.A. County? You're kiddingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 13 | Los Angeles Times

    A motorist drives in Palmdale, where a 63-mile freeway through the high desert is proposed to begin. To the editor: As I drove the 14 and 395 Freeways to Mammoth Lakes recently, I thought that while I did not like to look at so many electricity-generating windmills on the landscape, we need renewable energy and the infrastructure that creates it must go somewhere.

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  10. Pilot in fatal Agua Dulce plane crash was known for his passion, a joy of flightaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 12 | LA Daily News

    ... Madison Hastings Saxelby, 9. After a report of a plane down shortly before 11 a.m. Sunday at 30511 Briggs Road, Palmdale sheriff's deputies responded to the crash site, working their way through rough terrain to get to the wreckage, said Lt. Robert ...

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  11. DPS seizes $300K in methamphetamine after I-40 stopRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 12 | Amarillo.com

    ... containers of methamphetamine inside the door panels worth approximately $313,000. Tevin Byers and Natasha Jamas of Palmdale, Calif., and Porsha Lloyd of Los Angeles were arrested and charged with felony possession of a controlled substance.

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  12. Air Force's new stealth bomber will replace B-1s and B-2s while older B-52s keep flyingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 12 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Air Force plans to phase out its B-1B and B-2 bomber fleets as the new B-21 bomber, currently being built in Palmdale by Northrop Grumman Corp., becomes operational in the mid-2020s, according to a report. Air Force plans to phase out its B-1B and B-2 bomber fleets as the new B-21 bomber, currently being built in Palmdale by Northrop Grumman Corp., becomes operational in the mid-2020s, according to a report.

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  13. Essential California: L.A. County's first new freeway in a generation stirs debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 12 | Los Angeles Times

    Debi Allen, an El Mirage resident for almost 15 years, on Sheepcreek Road, where Caltrans is preparing to build a 63-mile freeway between Palmdale and Victorville. Good morning, and welcome to the Essential California newsletter .

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  14. Los Angeles County set to build its first new freeway in 25 years, despite many misgivingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | Stars and Stripes

    ... in June begin buying land to build a 63-mile high desert freeway connecting the Los Angeles County communities of Palmdale and Lancaster with the San Bernardino County communities of Victorville, Apple Valley and Adelanto. Officials say the ...

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  15. L.A. County set to build its first new freeway in 25 years, despite many misgivingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 10 | Los Angeles Times

    Debi Allen, an El Mirage resident for almost 15 years, on Sheepcreek Road, where Caltrans is preparing to build a 63-mile freeway between Palmdale and Victorville. When the Century Freeway opened in 1993, officials said it would almost certainly be the last of the great Southern California freeways, the final chapter in a romance with fast lanes that began just before World War II.

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  16. Upsurge of suburban poor discover health care's nowhere landRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 9 | Medical News

    The promise of cheaper housing brought Shari Castaneda to Palmdale, Calif., in northern Los Angeles County, about nine years ago. The single mom with five kids had been struggling to pay the bills.

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  17. Butte football sends 3 players to new programsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 7 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... Playing Division I football had been Crayon's goal since his sophomore year at William J. Knight High School in Palmdale. “It means so much. I have been working towards this goal since high school,” Crayon said. “Going to a ...

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  18. Oregon State Beavers complete 2018 football recruiting class amid unique challengesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 7 | OregonLive.com

    ... They targeted outside linebackers and last week earned the commitment of class-headliner Matthew Tago (Palmdale, California), who had drawn interest from Nebraska and multiple Pac-12 schools. Tago had an offer to play quarterback at Nebraska and ...

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  19. The Latest: Oregon, Oregon State upbeat on signing dayRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 7 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    ... California, had previously committed to USC. But Smith did land Matthew Tago, a four-star outside linebacker out of Palmdale, California, who was also considering Nebraska. The Beavers were challenged in recruiting by last year's upheaval and a 1-11 ...

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  20. Sex harassment document dump isna t enough, and time to end secrecy shielding lawmakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 7 | The Fresno Bee

    ... that followed sexual harassment allegations against a third former lawmaker, Democratic Assemblyman Steve Fox from Palmdale." It was not a complete capitulation. Records of current investigations remain sealed, and nothing was released about earlier ...

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