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Authorities are looking for at least a suspect in connection with a series of indecent exposure incidents on Riverside college campuses. Police say all three incidents took place this past Monday on the campuses of U.C. Riverside and Riverside City College. In each instance, a man pulled up in a car to a female victim and asked them a question, only to expose himself. The suspect is described as latino man in his 30′s driving a dark colored 90′s model Lexus.

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The Food and Drug Administration wants to put new regulations on e-cigarettes. The FDA will propose rules today that would immediately make e-cigarettes off-limits to anyone younger than 18. Public health experts say manufacturers are increasingly aim e-cigarettes at kids, with flavors including strawberry and thin mint. Supporters say e-cigarettes are safer than tobacco cigarettes and can help people quit smoking.

Federal regulators plan to propose new rules that will allow Internet providers to create a so-called “fast lane” for certain websites and streaming services. The proposal would allow companies to pay internet providers to make sure their sites load faster than their competitors. Net neutrality activists say this will give large companies an advantage.

Today’s the 21-year anniversary of “Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day.” It’s an opportunity to expose kids to the working world and get them thinking about what they’d like to do when they grow up.

We all know how expensive wedding are, but going to a wedding is also pricey. A new survey shows wedding guests will spend an average of 592 dollars this year. The amount includes transportation, clothes and pre-wedding festivities, but does not include the gift. That will cost another 109 dollars, unless the bride or groom is a close family member which raised the average price of a wedding gift to around 200 bucks.

The staff in the City of Corona’s public works department is a bit lighter. The city recently laid off nearly 20 workers. City officials say the move is to increase efficiency and help balance the budget.

An assistant principal at Rialto’s Carter High School has been arrested on forgery charges. 48 year old Kimberly Watson was taken in to custody last Friday. Officials say the case is unrelated to her job at the school.

The Sriracha hot sauce plant will remain in Irwindale, for now. City officials had been set to formally call the hot sauce plant a public nuisance Wednesday night after some neighbors complained about the smell, but in a move that shocked a packed City Hall, they tabled it until May.

Michael Phelps returns to competitive swimming today. The 22-time Olympic medalist will compete for the first time since the 2012 London Games at a meet in Mesa, Arizona.

Jodie Foster is married. “People” magazine says the Foster wed photographer Alexandra Hedison over the weekend.

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April 24, 2014 at 6:34 am | News | No comment