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  1. Federal appeals court weighs acting on Californiaa s death penalty constitutionality caseRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    In his case before the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Pasadena, convicted Los Angeles murder Ernest Dewayne Jones, seen in a California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation photo, claims that decades of delays in carrying out his death sentence violate the Constitution's Eighth Amendment barring cruel and unusual punishment. related story: After about an hour of hearing arguments Monday, a federal appeals court is now poised to make a decision that could end the death penalty in California or push the case down to a state court.

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  2. Ex-boyfriend charged in murder of Monrovia womanRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    Prosecutors on Monday charged a Pasadena man with killing his former girlfriend whose body was found in her car in Monrovia. Jose Roberto Turner, 47, will be arraigned Monday at Pasadena Superior Court for the murder of Lajoya McCoy of Monrovia, according to a spokesman for the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office.

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  3. Long waits on Death Row put to constitutional test in Pasadena courtroomRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    More prisoners have died of natural causes on death row than have perished in the death chamber. More than 900 killers have been sentenced to death since 1978, but only 13 have been executed.

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  4. The Green Way: Gold Line authority dedicates Irwindale train stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    About 100 yards due west, the gigantic stainless-steel beer vats of the MillerCoors Brewing plant wavered in the triple-digit heat like a mirage. Just east sat the Irwindale train station.

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  5. Los Angeles Food & Wine Festival weekend packed with flavor, celebrity chefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    Chef Daniel Joly holds coconut shrimp at þÄúUltimate Bites of LAþÄù in downtown L.A., Thursday, August 27, 2015. Event guests were able to sample dishes from various restaurants.

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  6. More than 80 employers meet with job-seekers in AlhambraRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    When Dennis Browning quit his job as the franchise owner of a business that sells room deodorizing systems, he wasn't counting on being out of work long. “It's frustrating,” the 52-year-old Alhambra resident said.

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  7. Here is how Pasadena will decide potential minimum wage increaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    The City Council's Economic Development and Technology committee on Thursday decided to host four hearings in the near future that would give stakeholders a chance to express their vision of a “livable wage” in Pasadena. The dates have yet to be set.

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  8. Former Pasadena detective sues for $12 million after investigations into misconductRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2013 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    A former Pasadena police officer claiming poor training and retaliation caused him crippling anxiety that led to an early retirement has filed a $12 million claim against his former employer. Former Homicide Detective Kevin Okamoto alleges he became unable to perform his job because of a series of investigations and suspensions that led to his peers and the public dubbing him a “liar.” Okamoto said he couldn't focus on anything but the “unsubstantiated allegations of misconduct” and eventually his doctor declared him “mentally unfit” to carry a firearm in February, according to the claim.

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  9. ACLU poll: California voters support more access to police recordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    California voters want increased access to police records, including misconduct investigations and body camera footage, according to a statewide poll commissioned by the American Civil Liberties Union. The survey, conducted in July by Tulchin Research, found that nearly 80 percent of voters want police departments to release their findings when an officer is investigated for wrong doing.

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  10. Fridaya s forecast: Temperatures will be hot and humidRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    LOS ANGELES >> The region's heat wave intensified Thursday, with temperatures reaching or surpassing the century mark in several communities, and the area will have to deal with one more day of hot conditions before things start cooling down over the weekend. The upper-level high pressure system that is centered over Arizona is expected to remain in place through the end of the week, with some “slow cooling but still hot conditions” expected through Saturday, according to the National Weather Service.

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  11. Encino, Carson and San Pedro tapped for possible Summer Olympics venues in 2024Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    Soccer matches for the 2024 Olympics would take place at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena under the plan. From the Sepulveda Recreation Center in Encino to Carson's StubHub Center to San Pedro's outer harbor on the L.A. Waterfront, venues spread across Los Angeles County would find themselves in a global spotlight if Los Angeles secures its bid to host the 2024 Summer Olympics.

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  12. Restaurant review: Tradition is affordably delicious at Frida Tacos in PasadenaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    I was sorry to hear that, just a few weeks ago, the distinctly tasty, but really delicious, Escuela Taqueria had closed its doors in the One Colorado complex. Opened by the always colorful, even more creative Steve Arroyo, it was a fine place to go for tacos that were definitely off the grid.

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  13. 90 in Long Beach, 101 in Woodland Hills, 97 in Pasadena - and ita s getting hotterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    USC's Toa Lobendahn takes a water break during a Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015 practice at the school's Cromwell field. Triple-digit heat is forecast this week in the San Fernando Valley.

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  14. San Gabriel Valley council removes funding from 710 extensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    The following projects and dollar amounts are requested for inclusion in a new transit sales tax measure proposed for November 2016: Just weeks after throwing its support behind a controversial 710 Freeway tunnel, the San Gabriel Valley Council of Governments removed tunnel funding from a transportation priority list that could become part of a half-cent sales tax ballot measure in November 2016. A $3.3-billion transportation funding list was submitted by the SGVCOG to the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority Monday, shortly after the board accepted a request from the pro-tunnel coalition to remove $105 million in funding for a 4.9-mile underground tunnel between Alhambra and Pasadena.

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  15. Mother of man killed in Pasadena daytime shooting preaches forgivenessRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    Monte Russell, 39, was fatally shot on Friday, Aug. 21, 2015 in a parking lot in the 1700 block of East Washington Boulevard in Pasadena. Nearly 100 relatives, community leaders and residents marched down Washington Boulevard to the site where Monte Russell was killed Friday near a barber shop where he had just had his haircut.

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  16. Investigation into Pasadena daytime shooting continues as community grapples with violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    A Pasadena Police officer consoles a woman after a man had been shot and killed behind businesses in the 1700 block of East Washington Boulevard in Pasadena on Friday evening August 21, 2015. Yvonne Trice, who was distressed the police were not allowing her to see her son, identified him as Monte Russel, 38, of Los Angeles.

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  17. Peace march planned tonight following Pasadena shootingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    A Pasadena Police officer consoles a woman after a man had been shot and killed behind businesses in the 1700 block of East Washington Boulevard in Pasadena on Friday evening August 21, 2015. Yvonne Trice, who was distressed the police were not allowing her to see her son, identified him as Monte Russel, 38, of Los Angeles.

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  18. 2,500 comment letters received on 710 Freeway project, as legislators take sidesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2011 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    Caltrans has received more than 2,500 letters responding to the 710 Freeway extension project, so many that two weeks after the six-month comment period has closed, the state transportation agency is still tallying the responses. Aside from the sheer number and volume, the letters written by mayors and elected officials form a pattern: Those in favor of digging an underground tunnel to close the 4.5-mile gap from the 10 to the 210/134 freeways live south and east of the project, while those opposed live north or within the project footprint.

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  19. Real student journalism survives in the Facebook age: Larry WilsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    Considering that I can't recall the last time I saw anyone under 18 actually reading a newspaper, reports of the demise of high school newspapers don't exactly come as a surprise. But there are earnest editors and reporters out there at many local high schools who write and headline and lay out a paper anyway.

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  20. Tom Bradley wants to expand UCLAa s defensive menuRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    UCLA Bruins defensive coordinator Tom Bradley during a NCAA college spring football game at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, Calif., Saturday, April 24, 2015. ¬ ¬ ¬ ¬ On one play, the Bruins might run a four-man front.

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