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  1. Feds allege California Marines involved in $67M health fraud

    08.19 / 18:12 modbee.com Modbee.com - California
    Federal authorities say Southern California Marines were recruited for a scheme that bilked the government's military health insurance provider out of $67 million. The San Diego Union-Tribune (http://bit.ly/2v1kixi) says a … Click to Continue…
  2. Montebello police kill man wanted for wife's shooting

    08.19 / 17:12 modbee.com Modbee.com - California
    Montebello police have shot and killed a gang member wanted for killing his pregnant wife. Twenty-six-year-old Christopher Diaz died at the scene Friday afternoon. Authorities had been seeking Diaz since … Click to Continue…
  3. Group charged with selling $7M in drugs over dark web

    08.19 / 16:09 modbee.com Modbee.com - California
    Six people have been charged with selling millions of dollars' worth of drugs on the dark web in an operation run out of a Los Angeles-area home. The Los Angeles … Click to Continue…
  4. The Latest: Suspect in stabbing death back in Chicago

    08.19 / 06:22 modbee.com Modbee.com - California
    The Latest on the extradition of a Northwestern University professor Wyndham Lathem and Oxford University staffer Andrew Warren (all times local): 12:53 a.m. A Northwestern University professor accused with another … Click to Continue…
  5. Suspect in stabbing death back in Chicago

    08.19 / 05:24 modbee.com Modbee.com - California
    An Oxford University employee accused of killing a 26-year-old hair stylist was extradited to Chicago late Friday night. Oxford University financial officer Andrew Warren arrived in Chicago just before midnight … Click to Continue…
  6. Autopsy: Hairstylist slain in Chicago had meth in system

    08.19 / 03:22 modbee.com Modbee.com - California
    Autopsy results show a man slain last month in a Northwestern University professor's high-rise Chicago condo had methamphetamine in his system at the time. The Cook County medical examiner's office … Click to Continue…
  7. Colorado debuts driverless truck to protect road crews

    08.19 / 01:24 modbee.com Modbee.com - California
    Colorado's transportation agency began using a driverless truck on Friday that is designed to protect highway work crews from oncoming traffic. The truck is officially known as an Autonomous Impact … Click to Continue…
  8. Man is charged with flying drones to bring drugs from Mexico

    08.19 / 01:24 modbee.com Modbee.com - California
    A 25-year-old U.S. citizen has been charged with using a drone to smuggle more than 13 pounds (6.1 kilograms) of methamphetamine from Mexico by drone, an unusually large seizure for … Click to Continue…
  9. California senator recall organizers have enough signatures

    08.19 / 00:23 modbee.com Modbee.com - California
    Three counties say they've received enough valid signatures to trigger a recall election that could remove a Southern California senator from office and end a Democratic supermajority in the California … Click to Continue…
  10. Confederate monuments removed or vandalized across the US

    08.19 / 00:23 modbee.com Modbee.com - California
    Confederate monuments are being removed around the country under pressure from those who say they honor a regime that enslaved African-Americans. The pace has increased, however, in the wake of … Click to Continue…
  11. LA City Attorney sheds tears while decrying neo-Nazis

    08.18 / 23:21 modbee.com Modbee.com - California
    The Los Angeles City Attorney says Americans need to stand up against hate, and he shed tears as he decried white nationalists and neo-Nazis. Speaking to reporters Friday, Mike Feuer … Click to Continue…
  12. USC challenging fundraising reputation of disgraced dean

    08.18 / 23:21 modbee.com Modbee.com - California
    The University of Southern California is challenging the reputation of a once-lauded medical school dean who resigned and faces allegations that he used drugs and hobnobbed with criminals. Dr. Carmen … Click to Continue…
  13. California governor commutes 9 lengthy prison sentences

    08.18 / 23:21 modbee.com Modbee.com - California
    California Gov. Jerry Brown has commuted the lengthy prison sentences of nine inmates serving time for violent crimes, including a former prostitute convicted with her abusive pimp of first-degree murder. … Click to Continue…
  14. California tightens rules on popular pesticide for farmers

    08.18 / 23:21 modbee.com Modbee.com - California
    California is tightening the strictest rules in the nation on a pesticide that is popular with farmers over new health concerns, officials said Friday. Farmers use chlorpyrifos (klor-PHIR-e-fos) to kill … Click to Continue…
  15. Family: California man celebrating marriage killed in Spain

    08.18 / 22:10 modbee.com Modbee.com - California
    A Northern California man who was spending his first wedding anniversary overseas was among those killed in a deadly truck attack in Barcelona, Spain, his family said Friday. Jared Tucker's … Click to Continue…
  16. Officials in California's north sue over giant water project

    08.18 / 22:10 modbee.com Modbee.com - California
    Northern California cities and counties on Friday were leading a surge of lawsuits to try to block Gov. Jerry Brown's plans to build giant tunnels that would carry water from … Click to Continue…
  17. Lights out: Eclipse to have big impact on California power

    08.18 / 21:09 modbee.com Modbee.com - California
    When the moon passes in front of the sun during Monday's eclipse California will lose enough solar energy to power more than 1.5 million homes, a figure that underscores the … Click to Continue…
  18. Officials in California's north sue over giant water project

    08.18 / 21:09 modbee.com Modbee.com - California
    Northern California cities and counties are going to court to block what could be the state's costliest water project in history. Stockton on Friday joined Sacramento County in suing the … Click to Continue…
  19. The Latest: Person detained in shooting of 2 firefighters

    08.18 / 20:00 modbee.com Modbee.com - California
    The Latest on the shooting of two off-duty Oakland firefighters in San Jose (all times local): 12:25 p.m. San Jose police say at least one person has been detained in … Click to Continue…
  20. Nevada plan to use untried execution drugs draws criticism

    08.18 / 20:00 modbee.com Modbee.com - California
    Prison officials in Nevada are drawing criticism for proposing to use an untried three-drug combination for the Nov. 14 lethal injection of a death row inmate who says he wants … Click to Continue…