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  • Former Bank of America worker sentenced for fraud

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — A former Bank of America employee was sentenced Monday to 2 ½ years in federal prison for taking more than $1.2 million in bribes, the U.S. Attorney's Office in Los Angeles said. Kevin Lauricella, 29, of Thousand Oaks was also ordered to pay $5.7 million in restitution to...

  • Governor signs board changes to Covered California

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Gov. Jerry Brown has signed a bill aimed at diversifying California's health exchange board by expanding the eligibility criteria for members. The governor's office announced Monday that he signed SB972 by Democratic Sen. Norma Torres of Pomona. She said her bill...

  • Law OKs underage wine and beer tasting in colleges

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Aspiring brewers and winemakers in college can legally taste — but not swallow — their products starting winter semester. Gov. Jerry Brown signed AB1989 on Monday to fix a situation that prevented some students from graduating in four years. The bill's author...

  • Suspect in Stockton bank robbery charged with 3 murders, 22 attempted murder on officers

    STOCKTON, Calif. (AP) — Suspect in Stockton bank robbery charged with 3 murders, 22 attempted murder on officers.

  • California governor to meet Mexico official

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California Gov. Jerry Brown is planning to meet Mexico's secretary of foreign affairs ahead of his trade mission to the bordering nation next week. Brown announced Monday he will meet with Foreign Minister Jose Antonio Meade Kuribrena at a lunch hosted by the...

  • California girl shot attending birthday party

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say a 9-year-old girl is recovering after she was shot by a stray bullet while attending a birthday party at a park in Oakland. Oakland police spokesman Officer Frank Bonifacio says the girl was struck in the arm shortly after 5 p.m. Saturday during the...

  • Man seriously wounded after being shot in head

    MARIN CITY, Calif. (AP) — Investigators in Marin County are searching for the shooter who shot a man several times in the head. Marin County Sheriff's spokesman Lt. Doug Pittman said Monday that deputies found the man in his 30s still conscious at a church about a block away from where the...

  • 5 California Things to Know for Monday

    Your daily look at late-breaking California news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Monday: 1. BANK ROBBERY CHASE Stockton man to be charged with triple murder in deaths of hostage and two robbery suspects. 2. ISRAEL-AMERICANS KILLED Los Angeles native Max Steinberg,...

  • Police ID dead man found floating off Seal Beach

    SEAL BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Police say a man found floating dead in the ocean near a jetty in Seal Beach last week has been identified as a 60-year-old Artesia resident. Seal Beach police Sgt. Philip Gonshak tells City News Service that Edward Manuel Garcia was identified by his fingerprints....

  • Motorcyclist dies after Mount Baldy crash

    ONTARIO, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say a motorcyclist who plunged about 150 feet over the side of Mount Baldy has died. California Highway Patrol Officer Tony Polizzi says the crash happened shortly before 9 p.m. Sunday on Mount Baldy Road just south of tunnel number one. City News Service...

  • Hillary Clinton to do Q&A at Facebook headquarters

    MENLO PARK, Calif. (AP) — Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton will be hosting a real-time question and answer session on Facebook. Clinton will be taking questions during her visit at Facebook's Menlo Park headquarters Monday afternoon to promote her best-selling book "Hard...

  • Calif. store sells $60 million Powerball ticket

    SACRAMENTO (AP) — A Powerball ticket sold at a store in San Bernardino County matches all six numbers in this weekend's drawing to win $60 million. California Lottery officials said Sunday that the ticket sold at Cardenas Market #21 in the city of Fontana correctly matched the numbers 10, 53,...

  • Gas explosion at Oxnard bakery injures 1

    OXNARD, Calif. (AP) — Officials say a gas explosion at an Oxnard bakery has left one person injured. The Ventura County Star reported (http://bit.ly/1rBxwtD ) that the Sunday morning explosion happened inside the Ortiz Bakery, blowing out the store's windows and injuring one of two people...

  • Southern California freeway crash leaves 3 dead

    RANCHO CUCAMONGA, Calif. (AP) — Police say a car going the wrong way on the 210 Freeway crashed into another vehicle in Rancho Cucamonga, killing three people and seriously injuring two others. California Highway Patrol Capt. Joe Flores said the accident happened at about 2:20 a.m. Sunday...

  • Authorities: Pair linked to golf course burglaries

    SANTEE, Calif. (AP) — Golfers in the San Diego area can rest a little easier when they switch from cars to carts. The San Diego County Sheriff's Department says this month has seen a rash of burglaries from vehicles parked at golf courses throughout the county. But the department announced...



From the Weekly Standard

  • David Perdue Wins GOP Senate Nom in Georgia

    Businessman and first-time candidate David Perdue pulled off what the Atlanta Journal-Constitution  calls a "political shocker" by winning the Republican primary runoff for the U.S. Senate in...

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  • Kingdom Come

    There are no copyrights on book titles. F. H. Buckley nevertheless shows remarkable audacity in borrowing The Once and Future King from T. H. White’s children’s classic, published in...

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  • A Glimpse of Our Health Care Future

    To what will Obamacare lead? If the administration’s health policies continue on their present trajectory, Obamacare will lead to some form of European-style single-payer national health system.

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