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Girl Tests Positive For Meth After Sipping Grandma's Tea

AP | Posted 07.02.2014 | Crime

IDYLLWILD, Calif. (AP) — Authorities in Southern California say a 51-year-old woman has been arrested after her 2-year-old granddaughter drank tea w...

Courage on the 60 Freeway

Jens Erik Gould | Posted 04.23.2014 | Impact
Jens Erik Gould

You're driving on the freeway. A car in front of you bursts into flames and there are people inside. What do you do?

Increased Drug-DUI Enforcement Hits Another California Area

The 420 Times | Posted 03.11.2014 | Los Angeles
The 420 Times

Winning a case against a driver who was allegedly under the influence of cannabis is a much tougher prospect than batting an allegedly boozed-up motorist.

David Lohr

California Authorities Search For Missing Autistic Teen

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 10.11.2012 | Crime

Police in California are asking for information about a Wildomar teen with autism who was reported missing Wednesday by his parents. David Soto, 1...

Dried Salton Sea Could Produce 'Clouds Of Toxic Dust'

The Huffington Post | Andres Jauregui | Posted 04.25.2012 | Green

It was an accident that turned into an oasis in the southern California desert, but before long the Salton Sea may be gone for good. And its demise mi...

Prisoners In California County Will Pay To Go To Jail

The Huffington Post | Jillian Berman | Posted 01.10.2012 | Business

In one southern California county, prisoners will soon have to pay for the privilege of staying in jail. Riverside County, California will start ch...

What Happens To Sex Offenders Who Trick-Or-Treat?

Posted 12.19.2011 | Los Angeles

Concerned Riverside County residents can rest a little easier this Halloween knowing that sex offenders have officially been prohibited from distribut...

Bee Swarms Plague Neighborhood, Kill Dog

AP | Posted 09.14.2011 | Los Angeles

WILDOMAR, Calif. -- Aggressive swarms of bees tormenting a Southern California neighborhood have killed a family dog. Residents in the southwest Rive...

5 Questions Answered About The Bid To Divide California

The Huffington Post | Steven Hoffer | Posted 09.14.2011 | Los Angeles

Is the Golden State breaking up? On Tuesday, the California's Riverside County Board of Directors unanimously approved a motion for further discuss...

The Race To Become The 51st State

Posted 09.13.2011 | Politics

Republican Riverside County Supervisor Jeff Stone has been pushing a plan which would divide California in two, allowing the state's 13 most conservat...

Riverside County Officials Endorse 'South California' Secession

AP | By JACOB ADELMAN | Posted 09.11.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES -- Elected officials in Riverside County endorsed a proposal Tuesday to discuss cleaving California in two, but with a catch: No public fu...

Politician Calls For Secession From California

Murrieta, CA Patch | Posted 08.31.2011 | Politics

Riverside County Supervisor Jeff Stone, Third District, announced Thursday that he will ask leaders in 13 counties to begin discussions about seceding...

The Distance Between 'Us' and 'Them' in Western Riverside County

Linnie Frank Bailey | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Linnie Frank Bailey

I keep running into people I know at my town's local homeless shelter. I go there to serve and I come away feeling I myself have been served with a healthy dose of reality, humbleness, and grace.

Riverside Cockfighting Bust: 30 Cited In Raid Near Salton Sea, Dozens Of Roosters Euthanized

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

RIVERSIDE, Calif. — Authorities in Southern California's Riverside County say 30 people have been cited and more than three dozen roosters eutha...

Californians Missing Out on Over $1 Billion in Tax Refunds

Aaron Glantz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Aaron Glantz

California taxpayers are leaving more than $1.2 billion in tax refunds on the table, money that could be used to give working class residents a financial lifeline.

The Destruction Of The Inland Empire

Leighton Woodhouse | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Leighton Woodhouse

Endless miles of exurban sprawl in the Inland Empire have become manicured ghost towns, with big plastic padlocks on every door and mosquito larvae hatching in every stagnant swimming pool.