Riverside County’s public defender has abruptly resigned. Gary Windom left the post on Wednesday citing personal reasons. Anonymous allegations recently surfaced against Windom criticizing his competency. However, the state Bar Association called those allegations insufficient.
Election officials now say that Measure O, the $98 million dollar Yucaipa school bond measure has failed. While the measure rreceived just over 50 percent of the vote, it needed 55 percent support to pass.
Nestle USA is recalling some packages of Nesquik Chocolate Powder because of possible Salmonella contamination. People should return the Nesquik Chocolate Powder to the store where they bought it for a full refund.
President Obama will make a statement from the White House this afternoon, the first such statement since his re-election. The statement is expected to address the major issues the federal government will take on over the next few months, including the so-called fiscal cliff in which certain spending cuts will become real in the new year.
The Pentagon says two Iranian fighter jets fired on but missed an unarmed U.S. Air Force drone in the Persian Gulf. The Predator drone was in international airspace.
Dancing with the Stars co-host Brooke Burke has revealed that she has thyroid cancer. She says she will have surgery to remove a cancerous nodule.
Excited Twilight saga fans in Los Angeles are camping out days ahead of the premiere of the last film in the series. Hundreds of fans have packed the plaza outside the Nokia Theatre for a chance to see the stars of the film walk the black carpet. “The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 2″ arrives in theaters November 16th.
November 9, 2012 at 4:56 am | Local News | No comment