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  1. Calif. killer gets life in Ont. nurse's cold-case killingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2014 | CNews

    ... south to pursue her career and ended up in California. It was the 1970s. The 28-year-old's body was found in her Torrance, Calif., apartment in 1979. She'd been strangled with wire and stabbed more than 15 times. Now, the man police long suspected ...

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  2. Convicted killer Douglas Bradford declares his innocence in Lynne...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | The Daily Breeze

    ... Curtis B Rappe. Dec. 12, 2014. (Walt Mancini / Staff Photographer) An Orange County engineer convicted of killing a Torrance nurse he dated 35 years ago emphatically denied committing the crime Friday shortly before a judge sentenced him to 26 years ...

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  3. Bomb Squad Removes Suspicious Military Device From Torrance StoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... local source for news coverage. KNX 1070 is one of the most respected and honored stations in the nation and has [] TORRANCE (CBSLA.com) - Bomb Squad officials safely removed a suspicious device Sunday that was left inside of a sporting goods store ...

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  4. Suspicious device at Torrance store prompts evacuation, road closuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2014 | The Daily Breeze

    TORRANCE >> A suspicious device brought to a Torrance sporting goods store Saturday night prompted evacuations and road closures as a sheriff's bomb squad was summoned to the scene, police said. Someone brought the device, which appeared to be some type of military ordnance, into Turner's Outdoorsman at 18305 Hawthorne Blvd. about 8:30 p.m., Torrance police Lt.

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  5. Device Resembling Military Explosive Prompts Evacuations At Torrance StoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... source for news coverage. KNX 1070 is one of the most respected and honored stations in the nation and has [...] TORRANCE (AP) - An object that resembled a military explosive at a Torrance sporting goods store prompted evacuations and a call to the ...

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  6. Torrance stores evacuated due to suspicious military ordnanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2014 | Los Angeles Times

    A L.A. County Sheriff's Department bomb squad member examines unidentified military ordnance inside the Turner's Outdoorsman store in Torrance on Saturday. A L.A. County Sheriff's Department bomb squad member examines unidentified military ordnance inside the Turner's Outdoorsman store in Torrance on Saturday.

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  7. Will Isadore Hall run away from field in 35th Senate District election?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2014 | The Daily Breeze

    ... ones that play well with some of the more fiscally moderate voters in the 35th District, which takes in half of Torrance but also includes working-class communities such as Carson, Gardena, Hawthorne and Lawndale. “I support the governor's ...

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  8. Prep Roundup: MVP Thompson leads Bishop Montgomery hoops to titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2014 | The Daily Breeze

    ... Shores Tournament. Kim and Quenton Jackson were selected to the all-tournament team for Mira Costa (3-1). WEST TORRANCE 50, MIRA COSTA 49 >> Hayley Tanabe had the game-winning 3-pointer in the second overtime period for West (5-3) in the consolation ...

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  9. Torrance man born on Pearl Harbor Day celebrates 100th birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2014 | LA Daily News

    Instead, Orr has spent every Dec. 7 - Pearl Harbor Day - honoring fallen soldiers, brushing off any celebration attempts by those closest to him. But on Sunday, the Torrance resident turns 100 years old, and his close friends thought it was finally time for Orr to celebrate Orr.

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  10. Youth fitness instructor at Torrance YMCA gets 10 years in prison for child molestationRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | The Daily Breeze

    A 31-year-old former Torrance YMCA employee accused of sexually molesting two young girls was sentenced to 10 years in prison Thursday, prosecutors said. Matthew Aidan Pooley of San Pedro also was ordered to register as a sex offender following his no-contest plea to two counts of lewd acts with a child.

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  11. School teacher, hospital dietician win titles at Rock a na Roll 10KRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2014 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... Brooke Army Medical Center, was second in 36.20. Dylan Covert, 33, an account manager for a credit union in Torrance, Calif., placed third in 36.20. Stavinoha, 38, won the women's race in 40.44 seconds. She is a San Antonio resident and a major in ...

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  12. Longtime Anza Elementary School teacher Deen Schrank to be remembered SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | The Daily Breeze

    ... By the time she retired, 10 more commanders in chief had passed through the White House. Schrank started at the Torrance school when it opened in 1957 and left in 2010 as the longest-serving teacher in the history of the Torrance Unified School ...

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  13. A loose deadline for California's Middle Class ScholarshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | SFGate

    ... commission. The first public mention of it came in an Oct. 22 press release from then-Assemblyman Al Muratsuchi, D-Torrance (Los Angeles County), who was chairman of the Assembly Budget Subcommittee on Education Finance. Muratsuchi said the ...

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  14. Pacific Hospital of Long Beach sued over Sen. Ron Calderon bribes, workersa comp scandalRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | Whittier Daily News

    A pair of lawsuits filed this week are the latest in a line of complaints and legal action taken against the former owner of Pacific Hospital of Long Beach, who was implicated in a workers' compensation scandal and in bribing former state Sen. Ron Calderon. AgnewBrusavich, a Torrance-based firm, filed the two suits on behalf of Frank Gomez and Abraham Pena against the now-defunct Pacific Hospital of Long Beach, International Implants LLC, former hospital owner Michael Drobot Sr., his son Michael Drobot Jr., Dr. Simon Lavi and Dr. Edward Kolpin.

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  15. Palos Verdes football team comes from behind to capture CIF titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | The Daily Breeze

    ... Brian Kane said. “It was just one play at a time.” In 2012, Palos Verdes beat Bay League foe West Torrance 35-14 in the Northern Division final. PV also won a CIF title in 1965, beating Foothill 20-7 for the 2A crown. PV made it back ...

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  16. Torrance woman blames Mountain High for skiing accident that left her paralyzedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | The Daily Breeze

    A Torrance woman testified Friday that she was skiing at a safe speed when she hit an incline on a Mountain High Resort trail and was propelled into the air, causing her to land on her back and leaving her paralyzed. Questioned by Mountain High attorney Steven Parminter, Leslie McLaughlin said she was unaware of the dangers posed by the elevated area at the bottom of Woodworth Gulch that caused her to lose control on March 1, 2012.

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  17. News of the Weird: Where's a wrench when you need one?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | Star Tribune

    ... as insurance after an earlier lock-picking escape. Also, a missing African gray parrot was returned to its owner in Torrance, Calif., in October after a hiatus - in which the parrot had learned to speak Spanish. After consulting with the FBI, ...

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  18. When You're Lending (or Giving) Money to Your ParentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | US News & World Report

    ... picture of the situation that you are getting yourself into," says Kimberli Taylor, a 40-year-old paralegal in Torrance, California. Three years ago, Taylor began giving money to her mother, who was recovering from spinal fusion surgery and whose ...

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  19. Fitch Upgrades 1 Class of LBUBS 2007-C1Read the original story

    Dec 5, 2014 | Business Wire

    ... losses is the Del Amo Financial Center loan (2.1%), which is secured by a 348,185 sf office property located in Torrance, CA. The servicer reported a NOI DSCR as of year-end 2013 of .77x, down from .88x at year-end 2012 and .98 at year-end 2011. The ...

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  20. TRENDnet Ships Home Smart Switch with Wireless ExtenderRead the original story

    Dec 5, 2014 | Pureoverclock

    TRENDnet Ships Home Smart Switch with Wireless Extender TORRANCE, Calif. - December 4, 2014 -TRENDnet, a best-in-class wired and wireless networking hardware brand, today announces the availability of the Home Smart Switch with Wireless Extender, model THA-101-a combination smart electrical outlet and powerful N300 wireless extender.

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