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  1. Virgin Galactic spacecraft explodes on test flight, killing pilotRead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | Denver Post

    ... pilot ejected and was found at the crash site by emergency teams, who took him to Antelope Valley Hospital in Lancaster, Calif. His condition and identity had not been made public late Friday. Virgin Galactic has been hoping to be the pioneer of ...

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  2. Men Convicted in Halloween Murder of Good SamaritanRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NBC Los Angeles

    ... on Halloween three years ago, prosecutors said Friday. Diamonte McGhee of Canyon Country and Eric Edwards of Lancaster, both 20, were found guilty Thursday for one count each of first-degree murder and second-degree robbery, and four counts each of ...

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  3. Virgin GalacticRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... pilot ejected and was found at the crash site by emergency teams, who took him to Antelope Valley Hospital in Lancaster, Calif. His condition and identity had not been made public late Friday. Virgin Galactic has been hoping to be the pioneer of ...

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  4. Virgin Galactic's spaceplane crashes, pilot deadRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WPTV Local News

    ... rand prize. As of Friday afternoon, the surviving pilot was being airlifted by medical helicopter to a hospital in Lancaster, California, for treatment.

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  5. Virgin Galactic spaceship crashes in Calif.Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | CBS News

    ... Mojave, Calif. Authorities located the pilot, who had ejected, and he was taken to the Antelope Valley Hospital in Lancaster with what were described as "moderate to major injuries." Kern County officials said the co-pilot suffered fatal injuries. ...

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  6. Virgin Galactic SpaceShipTwo Explodes Mid-Flight, One Fatality Confirmed - UpdateRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Escapist

    ... was one death, and one injury due to the accident. The injured person is now being airlifted to a hospital in Lancaster, CA. There is no information yet on the identity of the injured person, but SpaceShipTwo test flights typically involve two ...

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  7. AVTA's Electric Buses Ready to RollRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Mass Transit

    ... through an assignment from the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority's contract with BYD, a Lancaster-based, electric bus manufacturing company. "We are extremely grateful to Supervisor Antonovich and to the Board of Supervisors ...

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  8. Bear at SoCal Pet Grooming ShopRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NBC Connecticut

    A black bear is caught on camera as it search a Lancaster business' trash bin before running down a street in the Antelope Valley community. Adrian Arambulo reports for Today in LA on Thursday Oct. 30, 2014.

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  9. Security Guard Encounters Bear at Pet Grooming ShopRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NBC Los Angeles

    A large black bear was spotted close to a Lancaster strip mall on Wednesday. Officers responded to complaints of loud noises coming from behind the mall, and found the black bear foraging for food in the dumpsters A bear visited a Lancaster business district early Thursday in an early morning search for food in trash bins at a pet grooming store.

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  10. Lance Enjoys Strong Sales at Pomona RV ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 29 | RV Business

    ... success for us, with nearly a 100% increase in sales over last year" says Gary Conley, national sales manager for Lancaster, Calif.-based Lance. "Traffic was up and customers were in the buying mood." Lou Bonessa Jr., Lance regional sales manager, ...

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  11. Jobs are lost as CEQA goes off the rails: Guest commentaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | LA Daily News

    ... the city of Palmdale has an unemployment rate of 9.7 percent (as of September). In neighboring cities such as Lancaster, unemployment is 11.1 percent - far greater than the statewide average of 7.3 percent. The region, too, is suffering worse than ...

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  12. Fighting Homelessness by Closing a Commuter Rail StationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | Planetizen

    The high desert city of Lancaster in northern Los Angeles County has an innovative plan to reduce its homeless population: Close its Metrolink station, the last stop on the Antelope Valley line, that serves 400 commuters daily. The California Report's Los Angeles bureau chief, Steven Cuevas has been reporting on the ongoing story of Lancaster's plans to close their commuter rail station .

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  13. Lancaster man faces bank fraud chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | The Charlotte Observer

    A Lancaster man was arrested Monday on charges that he forged a letter and defrauded a bank, according to the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division . Ronald Lewis Truesdale, 44, was arrested by SLED officers and charged with one count each of forgery, banking institution crime, and conspiracy.

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  14. Los Angeles libraries to offer free flu shotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | Pasadena Star-News

    ... at low cost for the uninsured. For more information, call 211, or go to www.publichealth.lacounty.gov . • Lancaster Library, 601 W. Lancaster Blvd., Lancaster, 11 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Nov. 1 and Nov. 15 • Clifton M. Brakensiek Library, 9945 ...

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  15. 2 men die in rural Central California plane crashRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 25 | My Mother Lode

    ... t of Bakersfield. They say 68-year-old Michael Hill of San Diego was killed along with 27-year-old Ilam Zigante of Lancaster; it's not clear who was flying the plane.

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  16. Americas United Bank Announces Results for the Third Quarter 2014Read the original story

    Sep 30, 2013 | Business Wire

    ... core earnings with the goal of enhancing shareholder value." Boeka continued, "Our first quarter addition of the Lancaster branch brought a significant amount of available funds to be deployed into higher yielding assets such as loans. We made good ...

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  17. Palmdale teacher in court on charges of sexually abusing special-needs studentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | LA Daily News

    A teacher at Highland High School in Palmdale made his initial court appearance today on charges of sexually abusing a 17-year-old boy enrolled in a special needs program at the school. Bail was kept at $325,000 for Aaron Alvidrez, 28, of Lancaster, whose arraignment was rescheduled to Nov. 18 at the Lancaster courthouse.

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  18. Teacher charged with molesting Palmdale special needs studentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | Los Angeles Times

    ... and in his car on several occasions in the last month, authorities said. Alvidrez, who was arrested at his home in Lancaster, was charged with seven felony counts, including committing sodomy on a minor, oral copulation on a minor, and meeting a ...

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  19. Teacher Accused in Sex Assault of Special Needs StudentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | NBC Los Angeles

    ... and meeting a minor for the purpose of committing a lewd act. Alvidrez was arrested Tuesday at a residence in Lancaster and was being held in lieu of $325,000 bail, officials said. Anyone with information regarding this investigation is asked to ...

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  20. 19-year-old man in critical condition after being hit by car in LancasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | LA Daily News

    A 19-year-old man was hospitalized today with injuries he suffered when he was struck by a vehicle in Lancaster. The victim was struck around on 20th Street East, near Avenue I, said Los Angeles County sheriff's Sgt.

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