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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
May 24, 1990
Inglewood officials have asked that their city be included on Nelson Mandela's itinerary during the South African anti-apartheid leader's tour of the United States next month. Inglewood Mayor Edward Vincent and Councilman Daniel Tabor, both members of the Los Angeles organizing committee for Mandela's visit, are attempting to arrange an address by the 71-year-old Mandela, who was freed by the government in February after spending 27 years as a political prisoner.
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SPORTS
July 9, 1989 | Alan Drooz
Several sports will have a different scheduling look next season in the West Coast Athletic Conference, and the WCAC could move to the forefront of collegiate soccer in the 1990s as a result of recent league meetings. The biggest immediate news was a change in basketball and baseball scheduling--the WCAC will go back to playing conference basketball games on Thursdays and Saturdays, and baseball teams will again play home-and-home three-game series.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
June 9, 1990 | JANE HULSE
Graffiti, which can be the signature of gang members, is costing cities and other agencies in Ventura County a bundle to remove, and some officials say it's only getting worse. This year, the tab for graffiti removal in Ventura, Thousand Oaks and Oxnard is expected to run about $275,000. Smaller cities are straining to absorb the cost in their maintenance budgets. Public agencies also are getting socked with removal costs.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
August 6, 2003 | Tracy Wilson, Times Staff Writer
After four days of deliberation, a jury Tuesday convicted serial rapist Vincent Sanchez of the brazen kidnapping and murder of a 20-year-old Moorpark College student in a case that stunned residents in relatively crime-free eastern Ventura County. The jury found Sanchez guilty of first-degree murder, kidnapping, attempted rape and related special circumstance allegations in the fatal shooting of Megan Barroso.
BUSINESS
May 17, 1992 | TED JOHNSON, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
For many Orange County executives, 1991 was a year when their pay packages came under greater shareholder scrutiny and corporate boards were cautious in handing out cash bonuses and perks. It mirrored a trend statewide of keeping executive compensation in line with a company's financial performance. Of the top 100 county executives on the list of publicly traded companies, one-third of the officers saw their cash compensation remain unchanged or had it reduced.
NEWS
December 28, 1988 | From Associated Press
A bronze medal winner in the 1964 Olympic diving competition, who recently made a death-defying leap from a 160-foot Long Beach Harbor bridge, was talked down from another bridge, authorities said. Larry Andreasen, the bronze-medal winner in the springboard diving competition at the Tokyo Olympics of 1964, was talked down from the Vincent Thomas Bridge between San Pedro and Terminal Island on Tuesday, Los Angeles Port Police Sgt. Dale Dupler said.
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