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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
February 21, 2014 | By Richard Winton and Ruben Vives
The FBI on Friday will announce charges in its corruption investigation into Southeast Los Angeles politics that has centered on the family of state Sen. Ronald S. Calderon, according to a Times source. The FBI has scheduled a noon news conference that it said would deal with "charges being filed in a political corruption matter and a case involving a massive healthcare fraud scheme. " A law enforcement source with knowledge of the case said the announcement will involve the yearlong investigation into Calderon (D-Montebello)
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
March 29, 2008 | Garrett Therolf, Times Staff Writer
A small private hospital in Long Beach has emerged as the leading candidate to take on one of the biggest healthcare challenges in Southern California: reopening Martin Luther King-Harbor hospital, some key Los Angeles County officials said.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
October 17, 1987
Ifind the recent adverse portrayal of the care rendered to patients at Burbank Community Hospital disturbing. The focus on problems in the emergency room leaves one with an inaccurate picture of the entire facility. As a physcian practicing in Burbank for 25 years, I have seen privileged to be a member of the staffs of both St. Joseph Medical Center and Burbank Community hospital. In my experience, Burbank Community hospital has always served the community as a nonprofit institution dedicated to providing the highest quality of care.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
February 21, 2014 | By Richard Winton
The U.S. attorney in Los Angeles on Friday painted a picture of government for sale as he announced that state Sen. Ron Calderon had been indicted on suspicion of taking roughly $100,000 in bribes, meals and trips in exchange for favorable legislation. Calderon, a Montebello Democrat, who faces up to 395 years in prison, allegedly took kickbacks from former Long Beach hospital operator Michael Drobot, who perpetrated one of the largest healthcare fraud schemes in California history, U.S. Atty.
SPORTS
January 11, 1994 | ROSS NEWHAN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Chub Feeney, a former National League president and general manager of the New York and San Francisco Giants, died from a heart attack Monday at California Pacific Hospital in San Francisco. He was 72. Feeney had suffered a mild stroke at a game at Candlestick Park on July 27 and was hospitalized last Tuesday after a heart attack. He suffered another on Monday, a hospital spokesperson said.
NEWS
March 12, 1999 | RICHARD CROMELIN, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
Lowell Fulson, a blues musician whose songs were recorded by Elvis Presley, Otis Redding and Eric Clapton, has died from complications of pneumonia and kidney failure, a family spokeswoman said. He was 77. Fulson died Sunday at Pacific Hospital in Long Beach. The singer-guitarist, whose recordings were characterized by a raw style, scored nine Top 10 R&B hits and three Top 100 pop hits in a career that stretched from the late '40s into the '90s.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
March 18, 1993
The South Coast Air Quality Management District has responsibility to control air pollution. It can seek court-imposed fines against polluters of from $25 to $25,000 a day based on such factors as the extent that emissions exceed legal limits, potential danger to the public, whether the violation was intentional, accidental or due to negligence and the company's history of violations. These are the 10 top penalties last July: COMPANY: GNB Inc.
NEWS
February 16, 1992
Enrollment: About 30,000. Areas served: Enrollment is open, but it primarily serves Long Beach, Lakewood and Signal Hill. On the ballot: Four candidates for three seats. The election is April 14. INCUMBENTS C. Thomas Dean Age: Would not disclose. Profession: Retired Cal State Long Beach administrator. Remarks: "Since I've been in administration for 30 years, I've handled budgets. I have experience.
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