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Riverside County Newswire

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  1. Cost of living hikes eat away at 4% raises in Southern CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | The Wave

    Some of the best news in years on the pay-raise front is being negated by a recent bout of inflation. Government employment data shows one index of regional wages rising at 4-percent-plus annual pace - no better than the upswing in the local cost-of-living benchmark.

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  2. Human trafficking, safe relationships are topic of Hemet luncheonRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Press-Enterprise

    ... ly 21, in Hemet. The Hemet-San Jacinto Interfaith Council and the Center Against Sexual Assault ofSouthwest Riverside County will host the free event from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the First Church of Religious Science, 40450 Stetson Ave.

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  3. Angel of Death' dies in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Press-Enterprise

    Robert R. Diaz, the "Angel of Death" nurse convicted of killing a dozen of his patients in Riverside County, died of natural causes Wednesday, 26 years after he was sent to San Quentin's Death Row. Mr. Diaz died at a community hospital near the prison, California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation spokeswoman Terry Thornton said.

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  4. Riverside County: Murder death penalty upheldRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Press-Enterprise

    ... evidence, and Booker's claim that the slayings were second-degree murder. "A vicious, vicious crime," Riverside County Chief Deputy District Attorney Mike Soccio, who prosecuted at the 1999 trial, said Thursday. Powalka had been stabbed 54 times. ...

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  5. Lawsuit Filed by Blumenthal Nordrehaug Bhowmik De Blouw LLP Against...Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... De Blouw. Blumenthal, Nordrehaug Bhowmik is a labor law firm with law offices located in San Diego County, Riverside County, Los Angeles County, Sacramento County, and San Francisco County. The firm has a statewide practice of representing employees ...

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  6. Report: County's property tax roll rises six percentRead the original story

    Yesterday | Lake Elsinore Valley News

    Property values throughout Riverside County rose by 6.2 percent last year, according to a report that will be reviewed tomorrow by the Board of Supervisors. The county's property tax assessment roll was $286 billion, compared to $269.1 billion in the Jan. 1, 2017, assessment, according to the Assessor-Clerk-Recorder's Office.

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  7. Lake Elsinore: Officials investigating fatal plane crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 | The Press-Enterprise

    ... for breakfast at Doug Symiczek's favorite cafe. Then he and his two sons-in-law were to return to southwest Riverside County and get a boat from Symiczek's Menifee home, family members said. "He had just put a new motor in his boat and they were ...

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  8. Car Smashes Into Gym in Moreno ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | NBC Los Angeles

    ... , an instructor at the gym. One person was transported to an area hospital with minor injuries, the CalFire/Riverside County Fire Department said, though it was unclear whether the patient was the driver or a gym patron.

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  9. Irvine man gets prison time for defrauding Riverside County investorRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Wave

    An Irvine man was sentenced Monday to more than three years in federal prison for defrauding a Riverside County businessman out of nearly $650,000 in a phony investment scheme. Aiman Alexander Ataba, 52, was ordered to serve 41 months behind bars after a federal jury earlier this year found him guilty of eight counts of mail fraud and three counts of money laundering, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office.

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  10. $1.4 Million Sale of 8.5 Acres of Freeway-Adjacent Land in Perris, CARead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Inland Empire California

    ... freeway visibility and is at the major cross streets of Rider Street and Frontage Road. Located in Riverside County, the site is within a growing big-box industrial property hub with corporate neighbors that include Ross Dress for Less, Lowe's, and ...

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  11. Moreno Valley man dies in wrong-way crash on 60 Freeway in RiversideRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

    A Moreno Valley man died when a wrong-way driver on the 60 Freeway in Riverside struck the mini-van he was riding in head-on in the fast lane early Sunday, the California Highway Patrol reported Monday. The 23-year-old man's name was not immediately released until relatives could be notified, the Riverside County Coroner said.

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  12. Trustees of the Menifee, Perris high school districts to meet together to discuss next steps/Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Press-Enterprise

    ... that to happen, one current and one planned campus would have to be transferred from the Perris district. Riverside County Deputy Superintendent of Schools Paul Jessup will be at the meeting to discuss the steps toward possible unification and what ...

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  13. Candidate filing opens Monday for Nov. 6 general electionRead the original story

    Yesterday | Lake Elsinore Valley News

    The Riverside County Registrar of Voters announced that residents who qualify to run for public office in the Nov. 6 general election can collect candidate filing papers, starting Monday. Papers must be filed by 5 p.m. on Aug. 10, but if an incumbent fails to file, the deadline for that office will be extended to 5 p.m. on Aug. 15 for everyone except the incumbent.

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  14. Hemet man found with dead girlfriend in SUV is arrested on suspicion of murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | The Press-Enterprise

    ... hills southeast of State and Gibbel, according to Pust and the news release. Hemet police, with help from a Riverside County sheriff's helicopter, began searching the area and found the vehicle. Deputies had difficulty accessing the site, Pust said. ...

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  15. 3 dropped from lawsuit over Corona triple homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2017 | The Press-Enterprise

    Brandon Willie Martin has pleaded not guilty three counts of murder in connection with the September 2015 slayings of three people. Those victims' family members have sued Riverside County, claiming negligence, but have dropped three other parties from the lawsuit: the city of Corona, ADT and alarm installer Defenders.

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  16. RIVERSIDE: Plea agreement made in murder solicitation caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | The Press-Enterprise

    ... result in her release from jail sometime this year. The agreement between defendant Barbara Wu, 23, and the Riverside County District Attorney's Office came as Wu's trial on more-serious solicitation-of-murder charges was about to begin as early as ...

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  17. 1 death reported in wrong-way crash on 60 Freeway in RiversideRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Press-Enterprise

    ... The collision closed all lanes of the eastbound freeway, which did not fully reopen until 7:13 a.m. The Riverside County Coroner confirmed one death at the scene of the crash, but had no other information, including the identity of the person who ...

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  18. Moreno Valley: Shots fired at wild burros; 3 men arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | The Press-Enterprise

    Three men were arrested on suspicion of shooting at the wild burros that are known for roaming the hills of Moreno Valley. Eduardo Loza, 19, and Joel Rodriguez, 21, both of Lenox, were booked into jail on suspicion of attempted animal cruelty, discharging a firearm in a grossly negligent manner and conspiracy to commit a felony, according to a Riverside County sheriff's news release and jail records.

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  19. RIVERSIDE: Green sentenced to death for killing policemanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Press-Enterprise

    ... Ryan Bonaminio, a slaying the sentencing judge called "cold, callous, brutal, and particularly cruel." Riverside County Superior Court Judge Jean P. Leonard ordered Green, a 46-year-old Rubidoux parolee, to death row in San Quentin State Prison. The ...

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  20. RIVERSIDE: Microchip helps reunite dog, owner after nearly 3 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Press-Enterprise

    ... breakfast for her 2-year-old daughter Aleena, someone rang the doorbell of her Riverside home. It was Riverside County Animal Control Officer Gary Pahls, telling her that Bella, a German shepherd/pit bull mix, was in his truck. Rodallegas, 22, was ...

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