Archive for September 1st, 2015

Lou Desmond

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 – 05:00 p.m.

The Lou Desmond and Company Show is broadcasting from the Toyota of San Bernardino Recording Studios!

On the show today, Lou is joined by Katy Grimes, investigative journalist with the FlashReport. They discuss several topics pertaining to the California State Legislature, which is wrapping up business for the year. They passed a bill that promises to close the pay gap. What will it do to businesses?

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San Bernardino County Sheriff

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 – 01:00 p.m.

The San Bernardino County District Attorney has charged three of ten suspended sheriff’s deputies for their involvement in the televised beating of a High Desert man.

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Jet Blue

Non-stop red-eye service to New York City is scheduled to begin in January.

Published: Aug. 31, 2015 – Updated: 1:37 p.m.

JetBlue will resume service to the Inland region in January after an absence of several years.

To read article by Fielding Buck in The Press-Enterprise, click here.

Ontario International Airport

By Liset Marquez, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Posted: 08/31/15 – 11:58 AM PDT |

ONTARIO >> The future executive director of LA/Ontario International Airport, under local ownership, could be named by December.

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Daily Press: Decision in Pusok case coming Tuesday

SBCO District Attorney

DA will announce whether criminal charges to be filed after beating

By Shea Johnson
Staff Writer
Posted Aug. 31, 2015 at 3:11 PM
Updated Aug 31, 2015 at 5:17 PM

SAN BERNARDINO — The San Bernardino District Attorney’s office will announce Tuesday whether 10 deputies were justified in their use of force against Francis Pusok during his arrest April 9, a DA official said Monday.

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Taxes

Capitol Alert
By Christopher Cadelago
ccadelago@sacbee.com
August 31, 2015

  • GOP lawmakers last supported a tax deal in 2009
  • Gas, cigarette taxes on the table this year
  • ‘Shaming’ and recall threats are part of anti-tax arsenal

Jon Fleischman, the conservative activist, blogger and political consultant with the ear of many at the Capitol, was giving another interview to a right-leaning talk radio show one recent afternoon when he was asked about the possibility of Republican lawmakers supporting a tax increase.

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Death Chamber

A federal appeals court heard arguments Monday in Pasadena on the constitutionality of California’s death penalty. Above, the San Quentin execution chamber.

By Maura Dolan
August 31, 2015

California’s death penalty system, plagued by delays and inadequate funding, may survive an appeals court’s scrutiny because of legal rules that limit federal oversight, a U.S. court panel indicated Monday.

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Chad Mayes

Assemblyman Chad Mayes (R-Yucca Valley), center, appears at a Assembly Republican caucus news conference on transportation funding on Monday. (Chris Megerian/Los Angeles Times)

By Melanie Mason and Chris Megerian
August 31, 2015

Assembly Republicans could elect a new leader as early as Tuesday, said Assemblyman Chad Mayes, a GOP freshman from Yucca Valley who confirmed Monday that he’s seeking the leadership post.

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