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  1. Susan Mellen declared factually innocent of Lawndale homicide, she can now get $600,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | The Daily Breeze

    Susan Mellen speaks to the judge in Torrance Superior Court earlier this month. She was declared factually innocent in the murder for which she spent 17 years in prison on Friday.

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  2. Susan Mellen declared factually innocent of Lawndale homicide, she can now get $600,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | The Daily Breeze

    Susan Mellen is seen speaking to the judge in Torrance Superior Court on Nov. 11, 2014, where she was declared factually innocent in the murder for which she spent 17 years in prison. TORRANCE >> A Torrance judge wished a Gardena woman a Happy Thanksgiving with her family Friday as he declared her “factually innocent” of a murder she was falsely convicted of committing 17 years ago.

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  3. Judge to decide if Gardena woman wrongly convicted of murder receives $600KRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | The Daily Breeze

    TORRANCE >> A 59-year-old woman whose murder conviction was overturned after she served 17 years behind bars because of dishonest testimony was declared factually innocent today by a judge in Torrance.

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  4. Former Serra High stars on USC football team prep for rivalry weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | The Daily Breeze

    Adoree Jackson, while not blasé about the game , is much more casual when asked about his mindset. Farmer, technically a redshirt junior, is a senior with three USC-UCLA games in his rear view mirror, two as a player and one on the shelf with an injury.

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  5. Ready for another election? Candidates gearing up for March voting in South Bay citiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | The Daily Breeze

    With the dust still settling from last week's elections, candidates in several South Bay cities already are gearing up for another round of balloting in less than four months. The nomination period opened this week for March 3 elections in Carson, Gardena, Los Angeles, Manhattan Beach, Palos Verdes Estates, Redondo Beach and Rolling Hills.

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  6. Gardena man charged with capital murder in killing of South Los Angeles barberRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | The Daily Breeze

    A Gardena man was charged Thursday with capital murder in the shooting death of a barber during an April 25 robbery in South Los Angeles. Prosecutors allege Alford and another man went into the barber shop in the 6500 block of South Western Avenue and demanded valuables from Williams.

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  7. Election 2014: Jim McDonnell defeats Paul Tanaka to become Los Angeles County SheriffRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 4 | The Daily Breeze

    Candidate for Los Angeles County Sheriff Jim McDonnell speaks to the press after he cast his ballot in Long Beach, Calif., on Nov. 4, 2014. Long Beach Police Chief Jim McDonnell swept to an easy victory over former Assistant Sheriff Paul Tanaka in Tuesday's election to become the next sheriff of Los Angeles County.

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  8. Election 2014: Autumn Burke leading race for 62nd Assembly seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 4 | The Daily Breeze

    In a race strategists predicted would be a “no-brainer,” Democratic political legacy candidate Autumn Burke was walloping her Republican challenger Tuesday night in early returns, poised to easily secure the open 62nd Assembly District seat. Burke, the owner of a consulting business, gathered 72.4 percent of the vote to Ted Grose's 27.6 percent, with 52 of 262 precincts reporting.

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  9. Election 2014: Jim McDonnell has commanding lead over Paul Tanaka for L.A. County SheriffRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 4 | The Daily Breeze

    Long Beach Police Chief Jim McDonnell had a commanding lead over former Assistant Sheriff Paul Tanaka in Tuesday's race to take over the problem-plagued Sheriff's Department and become L.A. County's 32nd sheriff. McDonnell, who spent most of his career with the Los Angeles Police Department, rising to the rank of assistant chief, has been the odds-on favorite to win the election since the June primary, when he received 49.4 percent of the vote.

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  10. 66th Assembly District race between Democrat Al Muratsuchi and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 31 | The Daily Breeze

    Top issues: The former Torrance school board member supports funding job training programs to ensure the workforce remains competitive; supports policies encouraging job creation including a law he authored that cuts regulations for small businesses; emphasizes the need to continue balancing the state budget In a sign of how close and crucial the 66th Assembly District race has become, Gov. Jerry Brown appeared in Torrance this week to support incumbent Democrat Al Muratsuchi, while Republican gubernatorial challenger Neel Kashkari visited the district as well to stump for GOP candidate David Hadley.

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  11. Ports of Los Angeles, Long Beach congestion hit toy companies hardRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 26 | The Daily Breeze

    Cloud b, a Gardena-based company the makes stuffed plush toys that help children sleep. Linda Suh, CEO.

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  12. Election 2014: McDonnell fights expectation in race against TanakaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 26 | The Daily Breeze

    When the Hall of Justice was rededicated earlier this month, Long Beach Police Chief Jim McDonnell was among the dignitaries at the ceremony. He said he resisted the impulse to go in and look at the sheriff's third-floor office and imagine what it would be like sitting there and governing the nation's largest sheriff's department.

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  13. Gardena woman freed after 17 years in prison for murder must wait to be declared a factually innocentaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | The Daily Breeze

    Susan Mellen in Torrance Superior Court. She spent 17 years in prison for a murder she didn't commit.

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  14. Halloween 2014: Pumpkin decorating, costume contests top events this season in the South BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | The Daily Breeze

    Pumpkin decorating contest: The Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum will get into the season with a fun-filled day for the whole family from 1-3 p.m. Oct. 25. The main event is a pumpkin-decorating contest, open to all ages. Prizes will be awarded for most color and most creative design.

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  15. Religion calendar: South Bay/Harbor AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2013 | The Daily Breeze

    Free concert: Singer and entertainer Carman will perform at CrossRoad church at 7 p.m. today. 2818 Manhattan Beach Blvd., Gardena.

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  16. Two injured in Gardena 3-vehicle crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2014 | The Daily Breeze

    The crash occurred at 3:19 a.m. at Normandie Avenue and Artesia Boulevard, said Gardena police Lt. Vicente Osorio.

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  17. Assemblyman Isadore Hall III presumptive favorite in race to succeed...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | The Daily Breeze

    Three Democrats and a Republican filed nomination papers by Friday's deadline for the Dec. 9 special election to replace former Sen. Roderick Wright in the South Bay's 35th Senate District. Assemblyman Isadore Hall III, who will be termed out of office this year, is the prohibitive favorite now that fellow Assemblyman Steven Bradford has decided not to run.

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  18. Carson couple Jose and Jovita Castro die less than a week apart after a 40-year marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | The Daily Breeze

    Married in April 1974, Jose and Jovita Castro were rarely apart. The couple, who resided in Carson, recently died, first Jovita on Oct. 2, followed by Jose on Oct. 8. Family members say he could not bear being without her.

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  19. Gardena police arrest 3 in death of Hesperia manRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | The Daily Breeze

    Three people in Gardena were jailed in the killing of a Hesperia man who they claim had tried to kidnap them, police said Saturday. One of the suspects called police a little after 5 p.m. Friday from the 13100 block of Daleside Avenue to report that the victim tried to kidnap them, but they had been able to knock him out.

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  20. Gardena police arrest 3 in connection to death of alleged kidnapperRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | The Daily Breeze

    Three people are jailed and suspected of killing a man that the trio claimed had tried to kidnap them, a police lieutenant said today. One of the suspects called police a little after 5 p.m. Friday from the 13100 block of Daleside Avenue to report that the victim tried to kidnap them, but they had been able to knock him out.

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