February 19, 1997 |
The leader of the Aryan Nations in Pennsylvania pleaded guilty Tuesday to plotting seven Midwest bank robberies and using the cash to further the white supremacist group's cause. Mark Thomas had pleaded not guilty Feb. 4, after he was indicted with four other men, all members or associates of the Aryan Republican Army. But his lawyer, David Maynard, said Tuesday that Thomas decided to change his plea.
July 19, 1987
Warren H. Neville, owner of Neville Associates, Riverside, has been installed as the new president of Inland Southern California Chapter 79 of the Society of Real Estate Appraisers. John C. Couturier, owner of Inland Area Appraisal Service, Riverside, is the first vice president, and Kenny G. Adams owner of Kenny G. Adams & Associates, Chino, is second vice president. Kevin McCarthy, chief appraiser at Pomona First Federal Savings & Loan is the secretary, and Robert L.
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May 5, 2010 |
Los Angeles city prosecutors began notifying 439 medical marijuana dispensaries Tuesday that they must shut down by June 7, when the city's ordinance to regulate the stores takes effect. It's the first step in what could be a lengthy and expensive legal battle to regain control over pot sales. The letters, which were sent to both dispensary operators and property owners, warn that violations of the city's laws are a misdemeanor and could lead to six months in jail and a $1,000 fine.
November 14, 2013 |
House Speaker John A. Boehner this week effectively declared immigration reform dead, at least for this year. “I'll make clear we have no intention ever of going to conference on the Senate bill,” the Ohio Republican said Wednesday, referring to to a bipartisan comprehensive immigration bill that cleared the Senate earlier this year. Of course, it didn't take long after Boehner made it official for the blame game to begin. What killed immigration reform? Was is the botched rollout of the Affordable Care Act?
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July 22, 2003 |
Friends and relatives of the husband-and-wife filmmaking team killed in last week's crash at the Santa Monica Farmers' Market gathered Monday to remember the couple with laughter and tears, screening a few of the quirky, funny movies they left behind.
October 11, 1990 |
A San Diego branch of A. R. Gurney's "Love Letters" will open Oct. 22 in the Old Globe Theatre. It will follow the pattern established elsewhere: rotating casts that change weekly, using well-recognized stars. First up are Elizabeth Montgomery and Robert Foxworth, Oct. 22-28, to be followed by Beth Howland and Charles Kimbrough (Oct. 30-Nov. 4) and Sada Thompson and Kevin McCarthy (Nov. 6-11). The run may extend into January. Old Globe subscribers may buy discounted tickets to "Love Letters."
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February 8, 2008 |
Augusta Dabney, 89, an actress best known for playing Isabelle Alden for a decade on the ABC soap opera "Loving," died Monday at her home in Dobbs Ferry, N.Y., after an extended illness, said her daughter Lillah McCarthy. Born in 1918 and raised in Berkeley, Dabney graduated from UC Berkeley and moved to New York in 1937 to attend the American Academy of Dramatic Arts. A year later, she debuted on Broadway in "Abe Lincoln in Illinois" and met her first husband, actor Kevin McCarthy, in the production.
September 27, 1990 |
Elizabeth Montgomery, best known for playing Samantha in the television show "Bewitched," will be one of the first set of stars in A.R. Gurney's "Love Letters" opening Oct. 22 at the Old Globe Theatre. In the play the actors read letters on stage that were written over the decades between a man and a woman. This unusual format avoids much memorization and long rehearsals and allows for rotating celebrity casts, which at the Old Globe will change on a weekly basis.