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  1. Felon who stole mail in Riverside County, committed identity theft sentencedRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | The Press-Enterprise

    A 23-year-old convicted felon who snatched mail belonging to dozens of Riverside County residents in order to steal their identities was sentenced Tuesday to two years in county jail. Marielena Alicia Villarreal pleaded guilty earlier this month to identity theft.

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  2. Teacher begged for her life in a...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    A beloved teacher who was found murdered about three years ago may have been overheard begging for her life in an accidental cellphone call made by her suspected killer, according to Riverside County court documents. Jill Thomas Grant, 41, a math teacher at Palm Desert High School, was found dead two days before Christmas 2013.

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  3. Slain California teacher begged for life in butt dial callRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    A teacher in California who was murdered three years ago is heard begging for her life in an accidental call made by her alleged killer, new court documents say. Riverside County court documents filed last week include a transcription of the final voicemail left by Jill Thomas Grant, a math teacher found dead two days before Christmas in 2013.

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  4. Ruiz Gives $2,600 From Controversial Donations to Planned ParenthoodRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Roll Call

    ... made to Ruiz's campaign for past elections - $300 from Pougnet in 2012, and $2,300 from Meaney in 2014. The Riverside County District Attorney's Office announced charges against Pougnet, Meaney, and the other developer John Wessman on Thursday ...

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  5. Nation 19 mins ago 6:35 a.m.Teacher begged for her life in a - butt dial' voicemailRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WHAS11

    A beloved teacher who was found murdered about three years ago may have been overheard begging for her life in an accidental cellphone call made by her suspected killer, according to Riverside County court documents. Jill Thomas Grant, 41, a math teacher at Palm Desert High School, was found dead two days before Christmas 2013.

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  6. Rubidoux High students could walk out againRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

    ... in two places at Rubidoux High on Friday, including one marking on Greer's classroom. Both were reported to Riverside County sheriff's officials. Duchon said he didn't know anything about graffiti with the words “Kill Trump” on a block ...

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  7. San JacintoArrest made in Temecula burglary, chase that ended in San JacintoRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Press-Enterprise

    A 23-year-old San Jacinto man was arrested in connection with a burglary that led to a police pursuit on Sunday, Feb. 19, authorities said. About 8 p.m. Riverside County Sheriff's deputies received a report about a burglary in progress in the 41000 block of Avenida De La Reina in Temecula, according to a sheriff's news release.

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  8. Why camels and ostriches are racing in the desertRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | San Bernardino County Sun

    Stuffed animals await new owners while others ride swings in the midway during the Riverside County Fair and National Date Festival in Indio, on Sunday, February 19, 2017. Photo by FREELANCE PHOTOGRAPHER Rodrigo Pena.

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  9. California teachers on leave for mocking 'Day Without Immigrant' studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Cal Coast News

    ... Donald Trump and his immigration policies, numerous students were absent from Rubidoux High School in Riverside County. The campus is part of the Jurupa Unified School District, which is predominantly Latino. Geoffrey Greer, a social science teacher ...

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  10. How Riverside County sheriff's officials responded to request for body-camera videosRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Press-Enterprise

    Leaders of several African-American organizations in the Inland Empire are in talk with the Riverside County Sheriff's Department on their desire to view body-worn camera videos from officer-involved shootings and creating a citizen's oversight committee.

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  11. Durango townhome developer charged with corruption in Palm SpringsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Cortez Journal News

    The developer behind Durangox2019s Mirador townhomes is facing felony corruption charges in Palm Springs stemming from business dealings with the cityx2019s former mayor and another developer.John Wessman, 78, is charged with nine counts of offering a bribe, according to a criminal complaint filed last week by the Riverside County...

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  12. 4 stabbed at Riverside County Date Festival in IndioRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Press-Enterprise

    "This appears to be an isolated incident and no other festival goers were injured," Deputy Armando Munoz, a sheriff's spokesman, wrote in the news release. The release did not say whether anyone was arrested.

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  13. Teacher begged for her life in a 'butt dial' voicemailRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | USA Today

    ... overheard begging for her life in an accidental cellphone call made by her suspected killer, according to Riverside County court documents. Jill Thomas Grant, 41, a math teacher at Palm Desert High School, was found dead two days before Christmas ...

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  14. Raw: Four Stabbed at County Fair in CaliforniaRead the original story

    Monday | SFGate

    Authorities are investigating after three men and one boy were stabbed Sunday at the Riverside County Fair and Date Festival in Indio, California. All four were hospitalized.

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  15. Does California really need more dams? We're running out of places to put themRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Los Angeles Times

    ... on the Feather River at 3.5 million. The largest reservoir in Southern California is Diamond Valley in Riverside County at 810,000 acre feet. For perspective, Castaic Lake off Interstate 5 heading over the Grapevine is about 324,000 acre-feet. So ...

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  16. 4 males stabbed at Riverside county fairgroundsRead the original story

    Sunday | My Mother Lode

    A Riverside County Sheriff's Department spokesman says around 7 p.m. deputies received a report of an assault with a deadly weapon. Deputy Armando Munoz says officers working at the festival found four victims, all males, with non-life threatening stab wounds.

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  17. Economic Development Coalition Reports a $68k Increase in RevenueRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 19 | PRWeb

    ... examples of the kind of innovation that makes this claim true. This event comes at the end of the Riverside County's "Innovation Month." The Economic Development Coalition is located in Southwest Riverside County and includes the cities of Temecula, ...

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  18. Rain and snow totals from Friday's stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | The Press-Enterprise

    As residents of Riverside and San Bernardino counties emerged Saturday from the previous night's at times epic rains, National Weather Service precipitation totals helped give shape to the storm's impact. Riverside County 24-hour totals as of 4 p.m. included just under an inch -- .98 -- at Riverside Airport, 1.26 inches at Railroad Canyon Dam near Lake Elsinore, 1.37 inches at Lake Matthews between Riverside and Perris and 1.30 in Morongo Valley.

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  19. These are the things the Riverside County Fire Department responded to during Friday's stormy weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | The Press-Enterprise

    As a storm made its way across the Inland region on Friday, the Cal Fire/Riverside County Fire Department found itself busy with crashes, flooding and electrical problems. They included 36 traffic collisions, eight reports of electrical hazards, three reports of flooding, two reports of fallen trees, one water rescue request and one roof collapse .

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  20. More rain in store after 2 killed in California stormsRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 18 | GantDaily.com

    Flood alerts were in effect Saturday morning across parts of Southern California after a strong storm tore across the region, leaving at least two people dead, triggering blackouts and submerging cars on highways. Flood warnings for San Bernardino and Riverside counties were to last until 7:15 a.m. PT , the National Weather Service said.

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