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March 25, 1987 | From a Times Staff Writer
Federal authorities here have arrested a Colombian citizen who, according to court papers, is a suspected hit-man who is responsible for about 50 drug-related slayings. Kevin McInerney, assistant U.S. attorney handling the case, said authorities are trying to check the authenticity of the hit-man allegation, which appears in a document attached to a complaint against a Martinez Micolta filed by John Hughes, a special agent of the U.S. Immigration and Naturalization Service in San Diego.
November 14, 2006 | From the Associated Press
Sen. Mel Martinez (R-Fla.), a prominent Latino who previously served in President Bush's Cabinet, will assume the high-profile post of Republican National Committee general chairman, GOP officials said Monday. Martinez, 60, will remain in the Senate when he takes the reins of the RNC in January, said the officials, who spoke on condition of anonymity to avoid pre-empting a formal announcement.
August 17, 2000
A construction worker was electrocuted late Tuesday while working at a business, officials said. The worker, Edward Delatorre, 24, of Bell was lying on scaffolding in full cardiac arrest when paramedics reached him, according to Anaheim Fire Department spokesman Kent Mastain. He was taken to Anaheim Memorial Medical Center and was pronounced dead shortly after 11 p.m. Anaheim police Sgt.
"One Night Stand" finds an attractive advertising executive (Ally Sheedy), fresh from a divorce from a man she never loved and from the death of her mother, whom she did, going home from a disco with a stranger (A Martinez). Considering how handsome and sexy and confident he is on the dance floor and how vulnerable she is, it is completely understandable that she throw caution to the wind.
November 29, 2008 | Associated Press
A 27-year-old man walking home from a Coldplay concert plunged 30 feet to his death after he tried to leap across a gap in a bridge spanning a riverbed, authorities said. Witnesses saw Guillermo Gomez of Alhambra try to jump across a 10-foot gap that separates the westbound and eastbound lanes of Katella Avenue and fall onto a bike path below, said Anaheim Police Sgt. Rick Martinez. Gomez, who had attended the concert Tuesday night with a relative, died less than an hour later at a hospital, Martinez said.
February 8, 2011 | By David Zahniser, Los Angeles Times
The sister of a slain police officer whose badge has become an issue in a bruising political campaign criticized the Los Angeles Police Department on Monday, saying it should have pursued a criminal investigation of a man now running for City Council. Karen Kubly, herself a retired LAPD officer, said the contest between businessman Rudy Martinez and Councilman Jose Huizar has stirred up painful memories about her brother. In 1979, David Kubly took part in a high-speed chase that ended when the suspect's car crashed into a Pep Boys auto shop on Crenshaw Boulevard.
December 19, 2000
ACADEMY LEAGUE Offensive MVP--Matt Madrid (Downey Calvary Chapel), Sr. Defensive MVP--Eric Schlegel (Capistrano Valley Christian), So. Offensive first team--Ryan Birtcher (St. Margaret's), RB, Sr.; Jamie Bray (Capistrano Valley Christian), RB, Sr.; Tyler Graves (Capistrano Valley Christian), WR, Sr.; Justin Green (Campbell Hall), WR, So.; Ben Gross (Campbell Hall), OL, Sr.; Erik Hallenbeck (St. Margaret's), K, Sr.; Matt Kaplan (Campbell Hall), QB, Jr.
July 31, 1985 | LORENA OROPEZA, Times Staff Writer
Rodolfo Sahagun, who nine days ago was announced as the winner of $1 million at Hollywood Park, filled in three entry forms in the horse-picking contest, and because of this a court must decide if he must forfeit his prize, a representative for the track's insurance company said. "The rules state no more than one entry per person per contest day. As of today, I know that Mr.
September 1, 1990 | STEVEN HERBERT
While assorted Administration officials and think-tank experts analyze the Persian Gulf Crisis on public affairs programs for the fifth consecutive weekend, an even longer television tradition returns Sunday. Jerry Lewis will host his 25th annual Muscular Dystrophy Telethon, beginning at 6 p.m. Sunday on KTLA Channel 5. Ed McMahon and Leeza Gibbons will co-host the 23-hour event, and KTLA anchorwoman Jann Carl and "Santa Barbara" star A Martinez will host the telethon's local segments.
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