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Family Members Of Murder Victims Assail Golden State Killer Joseph DeAngelo

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Tearful family members of people killed by Joseph DeAngelo assailed him Thursday for stealing away their loved ones as he escalated his attacks from burglaries and rapes to a series of horrific murders that terrorized California four decades ago. “Today the devil loses and justice wins,” Debbi Domingo McMullan‏, the daughter of one victim, said during the third day of a sentencing hearing for the 74-year-old man known as the Golden State Killer. She called him a “pathet...
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California Seeks to Create its Own CFPB-style Agency

The state of California is reportedly seeking to establish its own financial watchdog agency which would operate similarly to the federal Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB). The proposal would be accomplished through an expansion of the existing California Department of Business Oversight (DBO). This is according to original reporting at NPR. Members of the state assembly contend that the state needs to take its own action to protect its consumers since the federal regulator has beco...
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Golden State Killer Joseph DeAngelo Faces Life In Prison

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Joseph James DeAngelo Jr., a former police officer, faces a sentence of life in prison without the possibility of parole for 13 rape-related charges and 13 murder counts stemming from crimes in the 1970s and 1980s across six California counties. He pleaded guilty in June and is set to be sentenced on Friday after three days of testimony from his victims and survivors. The 74-year-old is the elusive Golden State Killer, also known as the East Area Rapist and Visalia Rans...
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Meghan Markle, Prince Harry Buy $14.7 Million Montecito Compound

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry have gone exceptionally grand with their California starter house, purchasing a $14.65 million estate in the heart of posh Montecito, the seaside Santa Barbara County enclave that is famously home to a slew of Hollywood heavyweights. The Duke and Duchess of Sussex’ names do not appear on grant deeds related […]
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Prince Harry and Duchess Meghan move to Santa Barbara County, where Oprah is a neighbor

Harry and Meghan have moved into their fourth home since January, in Santa Barbara County where Oprah and other celebs have luxury estates.          [Author: USA TODAY]
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Decade of rent hikes end in L.A., Orange counties

Almost 10 years of sustained rent hikes came to an end in Los Angeles and Orange counties during the spring, thanks in part to the coronavirus pandemic and to new construction. Following 39 quarters of rent increases, the average asking rent for an L.A. County apartment fell $33 a month in the spring from the winter quarter, dropping to $2,122, figures from the Southern California News Group rent index shows. L.A. County rent also dropped $1 from the spring of 2019. By comparison, Los Angeles la...
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Bubble Watch: Appraisers don’t see drops in SoCal home values – yet

“Bubble Watch” digs into trends that may indicate economic and/or housing market troubles ahead. Buzz: The coronavirus has yet to hurt Southern California home values, according to a study done by a group of local appraisers. Source: One of our most curious housing yardsticks is crafted by the Real Estate Research Council of Southern California. Since 1943, the group based at Cal Poly Pomona has tracked local home-value movements twice a year with volunteer appraisers constantly re-evaluating th...
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California’s alleged Golden State Killer set to plead guilty

By DON THOMPSON SACRAMENTO — Forty years after a sadistic suburban rapist terrorized California in what investigators later realized were a series of linked assaults and slayings, a 74-year-old former police officer is expected to plead guilty Monday to being the elusive Golden State Killer. The deal will spare Joseph James DeAngelo Jr. any chance of the death penalty for 13 murders and 13 kidnapping-related charges spanning six counties. In partial return, survivors of the assaults that spanned...
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Joseph DeAngelo Faces 26 Charges In Golden State Killer Case

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Joseph James DeAngelo Jr., a former police officer, faces 13 rape-related charges and 13 murder counts stemming from crimes in the 1970s and 1980s across six counties in California. He is expected to enter a guilty plea during a hearing Monday. Authorities allege the 74-year-old is the elusive Golden State Killer, also known during the crime sprees by nicknames including the East Area Rapist and Visalia Ransacker. The charges linked to rapes were filed as kidnappings to...
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California governor pardons 13, commutes 21 sentences

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California Gov. Gavin Newsom has pardoned 13 former prisoners, including three whose immigration status may benefit from the decision. He also commuted the sentences of 21 current inmates, including several who killed their victims and had been serving life-without-parole sentences. Sophea Om, 37, was deported to Cambodia in 2011, where she now is a teacher. She sought the pardon to aid her bid to return to the United States, where her 16-year-old U.S. citizen son still liv...
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Newsom Pardons 13, Commutes 21 Sentences

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Gov. Gavin Newsom on Friday pardoned 13 former prisoners, including three whose immigration status may benefit from the decision. He also commuted the sentences of 21 current inmates, including several who killed their victims and had been serving life-without-parole sentences. Sophea Om, 37, was deported to Cambodia in 2011, where she now is a teacher. She sought the pardon to aid her bid to return to the United States, where her 16-year-old U.S. citizen son still live...
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'Extraction' producer David Guillod charged with 11 sex-crime counts in Santa Barbara County

More than two years after David Guillod was accused of sexual assault in LA, Santa Barbara County authorities filed 11 sex-crime charges against him.          [Author: USA TODAY]
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Hollywood producer David Guillod charged in sexual assaults of 4 women

LOS ANGELES — Hollywood talent manager and producer David Guillod surrendered Monday to Santa Barbara County authorities to face 11 felony counts related to the alleged rape or sexual assault of four women while drugged and unconscious in Santa Barbara and Los Angeles. Guillod — executive producer of the Netflix release “Extraction” and the 2017 film “Atomic Blonde,” among others — is charged with raping three women and sexually assaulting another woman in multiple ways. Each of the four were al...
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'Extraction' producer David Guillod charged with 11 sex-crime counts in Santa Barbara County

More than two years after David Guillod was accused of sexual assault in LA, Santa Barbara County authorities filed 11 sex-crime charges against him.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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David Guillod Hit With 11 Felony Charges Including Rape and Kidnapping

Film producer David Guillod has been hit with 11 felony charges including rape, kidnapping to commit rape, and rape of a drugged victim. The charges, filed by the Santa Barbara County District Attorney’s office, stem from three incidents in May 2012, December 2014 and January 2015. A $1 million warrant was issued for Guillod’s arrest […]
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Where to find Juneteenth celebrations in the Los Angeles area, June 19

David McLucas teaching a family of young women about a slave collar at the booth of Forgotten Images, a traveling educational exhibit and museum, during the Juneteenth Celebration at Martin Luther King Jr. Park in Long Beach on Saturday, June 22, 2019. (Photo by Brittany Murray, Press-Telegram/SCNG)   Juneteenth is an African American holiday to remember the day when word finally came in 1865 to slaves in Galveston, Texas, that slavery had been ended by President Abraham Lincoln’s Jan. 1, 1863...
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Ellen DeGeneres Sells Montecito’s Historic Porter House to Ariana Grande

The sleepy Santa Barbara County town of Montecito has more than its fair share of celebrity residents — Gwyneth Paltrow, Rob Lowe, Meg Ryan and most famously Oprah Winfrey and Ellen DeGeneres — but it’s about to get a big jolt of star wattage from one of its newest homeowners, pint-sized pop music superstar Ariana […]
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Frumpy Middle-aged Mom: Remembering an unbearable camping misadventure

If you’ve lived in California long enough and ever go outdoors, there’s a good chance that somewhere along the way, you’ve encountered a bear. I don’t mean Samson, the celebrity hot tub bear from Monrovia who ended up in the Orange County Zoo. I mean a real live wild bear who lives, duh, in the wild. I saw my first bear in Yosemite as a child, when he wandered into our campground lavatory, looked around for snacks and then wandered back out, apparently deciding I didn’t look tasty enough. But th...
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Remembering their sacrifice: Political Cartoons

In this photo provided by the Santa Barbara County Fire Department, an engine company from the city of Colton, Calif., operating under mutual aid, keeps watch on pockets of burning and unburned vegetation off Bella Vista Dr. in Montecito, Calif., Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017. After announcing increased containment on the Thomas fire, one of the biggest wildfires in California history, officials Wednesday warned that communities remain at risk and the threat could increase as unpredictable winds whi...
Tags: California, Opinion, Los Angeles, Sport, Ap, Soccer, Gibraltar, Santa Barbara County, Thomas, Santa Barbara County Fire Department, Santa Ynez Mountains, Political-cartoons, COLTON Calif, Mike Eliason, Thomas Fire, Mike Eliason Santa Barbara County Fire Department


Coroner: Smoke Inhalation Killed 34 In California Dive Boat Fire

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Coroner’s reports for the 34 victims who died in a scuba boat fire off the Southern California coast last year show they died of carbon monoxide poisoning before they were burned, authorities said Thursday. All thirty-three scuba divers and one crew member died in the Sept. 2 fire aboard the Conception, anchored off Santa Cruz Island. The only survivors were the captain and four other crew members, who were asleep above deck. The Santa Barbara County coroner’s reports list smo...
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Plane out of Van Nuys Airport crashes in Santa Barbara County, killing pilot

VAN NUYS — A single-engine plane that took off from Van Nuys Airport crashed Wednesday near Santa Maria Airport in Santa Barbara County, killing the pilot, according to authorities and broadcast reports. The Cirrus SR20 crashed on the grounds of a school near the Santa Maria Airport around 10:45 a.m. and caught fire, Ian Gregor of the Federal Aviation Administration said in a statement. “We believe the pilot was the only person on board,” Gregor said. “The plane had departed from Van Nuys Airpor...
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Why coronavirus is spreading faster in Southern California than the rest of the state

As California looks to ease stay-home restrictions imposed to keep COVID-19 in check, infections of the new coronavirus seem to be spreading fastest in the southern third of the state, according to a Bay Area News Group analysis. Of California’s 58 counties, eight of the 10 with the highest rate of new infections are in Southern California. The infection rate is a Gov. Gavin Newsom’s administration is reviewing to allow counties to ease restrictions — to demonstrate “epidemiologic stability,” ...
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Nearly 70% of Terminal Island inmates test positive for coronavirus as 7th inmate dies

The coronavirus-related death of a 70-year-old Terminal Island inmate on Saturday marked the seventh inmate to die at the federal prison where 67% of its inmates have tested positive. Scott Douglas Cutting Sr. of Apple Valley, a former tax preparer, died at a local hospital after battling severe symptoms for nearly a month, said the Federal Bureau of Prisons in a statement. Cutting, who had long-term, pre-existing medical conditions, had been hospitalized on April 14 due to shortness of breath, ...
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3 California Prison Inmates Die From Coronavirus Complications

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Three inmates from a California prison have died from what appear to be COVID-19 complications while hundreds more at a federal lockup have tested positive for the virus, officials said Thursday. Three inmates from the California Institution for Men in San Bernardino died at outside hospitals on Wednesday and Thursday, the state Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation announced. The exact causes of their deaths haven’t been determined yet, according to a department statem...
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The Latest: S.Korea reports 4 virus cases, lowest since Feb.

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or death.TOP OF THE HOUR:— South Korea reports four new coronavirus cases, lowest in about two months— NYPD called after overwhelmed funeral home stores bodies on ice in rented trucks— Nevada governor extends stay-at-home order to May 15, eases some restrictions— Germany experts s...
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The Latest: Crowded NYC funeral home ices bodies in trucks

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or death.TOP OF THE HOUR:— NYPD called after overwhelmed funeral home stores bodies on ice in rented trucks— Nevada governor extends stay-at-home order to May 15, eases some restrictions— Germany experts say vaccine, herd immunity vital.— US to let federal social distancing guidel...
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When stay-at-home orders are set to end in all 58 California counties

Many of the directives California counties issued, telling residents to stay home to help fight the spread of the coronavirus, are set to expire in early May. The county orders are extensions of the statewide stay-at-home order issued March 19 by Gov. Gavin Newsom, usually adding clarification or context relevant to the 58 distinct California divisions. The state’s plan includes 6 criteria that will determine when restrictions can start to be lifted. Some counties have deferred to the state’s gu...
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California Governor Commutes Sentences, Including For Murder

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California Gov. Gavin Newsom on Friday pardoned five people who already served their time and commuted the sentences of 21 state prison inmates, including more than a dozen convicted of murder or related crimes. The victims were children in two of the cases and a pregnant woman in a third. The clemency requests were being considered before the coronavirus crisis, “and, as resources permitted, the governor decided to move forward with them,” spokeswoman Vicky Waters said...
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State Parks announces more parking closures, including Orange County beaches and Riverside area parks, to curb coronavirus spread

California State Parks beefed up its list of parking lot closures on Thursday, March 26, adding to restrictions to the public to try and stop the spread of coronvirus. The state had already put in lot closures for a handful of beaches in Los Angeles County and beyond after big crowds showed up last weekend, concerning officials who worry about people not adhering to the social distancing rules of being 6-feet away from one another. That list excluded Orange County’s beaches, but Thursday’s annou...
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Inmate on death row for Orange County killing dies in hospital

SAN QUENTIN — A death row inmate died Saturday at a hospital, while the previous day another prisoner was killed after two inmates attacked him, California officials said. John Abel — who was sentenced to death row for killing a man in 1991 during a robbery at a bank in Orange County — died Saturday morning at a hospital, the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation said in a statement. He was 75. An autopsy will be performed to determine the cause of death, according to the depar...
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