Mitt Romney is standing by the comments he made in a just-released hidden video of a private meeting with supporters last Spring. In the video, Romney described voters who will likely support President Obama as people who view themselves as victims and who expect the government to provide for them. Romney sayshe could have made his point in a better way, but he’s sticking by what he said.
Firefighters have put out a thirty acre fire in Banning. The fire started yesterday morning near Bluff Street. No structures were damaged.
San Bernardino Mayor Pat Morris has reje cted a plan to seek proposals to outsource the city’s trash operations saying its deeply flawed. The City Council voted yesterday in favor of the Request for Proposals.
A domestic dispute may have drove a 56-year-old Inland Empire man to allegedly murder his girlfriend, whose body was found inside a submerged vehicle at Big Bear Lake. Ronald Hitchcock was arrested Saturday morning after deputies found him soaking wet at a locked gate at Meadow Park. A Sheriff’s dive team recovered his sunken car and found 53-year-old Deborah Crouch and a dog dead inside. Police haven’t identified a motive, but they’re reportedly investigating evidence collected from the couple’s home in Erwin Lake.
An investigation is underway in Rancho Cucamonga where a pedestrian was hit and killed on MetroLink train tracks. The incident happened early yesterday morning near Baker Avenue and 8th Street. Police say the 40-year-old Moreno Valley man was trespassing on the railroad’s right of way.
One of Riverside County’s most heavily-traveled roads has undergone an all-weather improvement. Two new bridges linking Riverside and Jurupa Valley over the Santa Ana River are completed. The 32-million-dollar span on Van Buren Boulevard took three years to finish.
Microsoft is warning people who use its Internet Explorer web browser that they’re at risk of attack by hackers. A newly discovered security flaw affects all Internet Explorer users. A security patch can be found at the Microsoft update page.
Olympic gold medal snowboarder Shaun White was arrested yesterday after he allegedly got drunk and trashed his Nashville hotel room.
There’s a coaching shakeup on “The Voice.” Christina Aguilera and Cee Lo Green are out for the show’s fourth season. NBC has announced singers Shakira and Usher will replace them.
September 18, 2012 at 5:10 am | Local News | No comment