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VICTORVILLE — Victor Valley improved to 2-1 in Desert Sky League play with a 49-29 victory against crosstown rival Silverado on Thursday night.The Jackrabbits held Silverado to single digit points in all four quarters. Victor Valley trailed 8-5 after the first quarter but outscored the Hawks 43-21 from that point on.Camry Porter scored 14 points and had eight rebounds and nine steals for the Jackrabbits. Victor Valley’s Garyonna Bradley had eight points and […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/sports/20171214/area-roundup-12-14-17-victor-valley-girls-top-silverado-by-20-points?rssfeed=true
APPLE VALLEY — The victim of a July crash on Interstate 15 that was first reported by the Daily Press and resulted in a felony hit-and-run charge against Apple Valley’s finance director is seeking millions in damages from the town, according to a claim filed by her attorney.Filed on behalf of Lola Espinoza by […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20171214/i-15-crash-victim-seeks-2m-in-damages-from-apple-valley?rssfeed=true
APPLE VALLEY — The New Year will see the opening of a new urgent care treatment facility that will serve patients from across the High Desert region and beyond.St. Joseph Health, St. Mary High Desert Medical Group unveiled its new St. Mary High Desert Urgent Care Center during a ribbon cutting and open house on Thursday. The new two-story, 5,000-square-foot facility is scheduled to open Jan. 3.During the event, medical professionals, Town of Apple Valley and community […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20171214/expanding-care-st-joseph-health-st-mary-unveils-new-urgent-care-facility?rssfeed=true
The early list of would-be appointees comes as the Council appears poised to utilize its authority granted under the city charter to remove Wright from office once 60 unexcused days have passed since his last meeting appearance.Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20171214/early-candidates-step-forward-to-replace-adelantos-mayor-pro-tem?rssfeed=true
MENIFEE — A 19-year-old man suspected of stealing a Menifee boy’s bicycle, and threatening to shoot him if he didn’t let it go, was being held Thursday in lieu of $30,000 bail.
Jarmal Allen Rollins of Menifee was booked into the Byrd Detention Center in Murrieta on Wednesday on suspicion of robbery.
Riverside County Sheriff’s Sgt. Curt Harris alleged that the suspect was passing the intersection of Antelope and Newport roads about 4:15 p.m. Monday when he stopped and confronted the 17-year-old victim, whose name was withheld.
Rollins told the boy, who was stopped for a red light, that he wanted his
By Paul Anderson
City News Service
SANTA ANA >> A 38-year-old man teamed up with two high school buddies to abduct a marijuana dispensary owner from his Newport Beach home and torture him into telling the trio where they erroneously believed he had stashed $1 million in profits in the Mojave Desert, and when that failed, they cut off his penis and threw it away, a prosecutor told jurors today.
Kyle Shirakawa Handley is charged with two counts of kidnapping for ransom, aggravated mayhem, and torture, all felonies, with a sentencing enhancement allegation for inflicting great bodily injury. If he is
LOS ANGELES — More women are accusing Dustin Hoffman of sexual misconduct, including an incident in which a playwright says the actor exposed himself to her in a New York hotel room when she was 16 years old.
Playwright Cori Thomas described the 1980 incident in a story published Thursday by the trade outlet Variety. She confirmed the story in an email to The Associated Press.
Thomas was a classmate of Hoffman’s daughter when she says she met the actor, who invited her to his hotel room to wait for her mother after a dinner with the teenagers. Thomas says after
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By ZEKE MILLER
WASHINGTON — The White House said Friday newly revealed FBI records show there is “extreme bias” against President Donald Trump among senior leadership at the FBI. The accusation came hours before Trump was scheduled to speak at the FBI training academy in Quantico, Va.
Trump, who has described the agency as “in tatters,” is to speak at a ceremony at the FBI campus for law enforcement leaders graduating from a program aimed at raising law enforcement standards.
Deputy press secretary Hogan Gidley told Fox News Channel that edits to former FBI Director James Comey’s statement on Hillary Clinton’s private
After months of anticipation, dozens of Star Wars fans were vocally angry when the “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” began to roll with no sound at a Burbank theater Thursday night.
Several posts to social media show fuming fans standing in the lobby of the AMC Burbank 16, 125 Palm Ave., demanding management start the movie over again.
Star Wars at AMC Burbank had no sound. pic.twitter.com/aOxkvYJ3Hk
— Isaias Rodriguez (@ISA1AS3000) December 15, 2017
According to Twitter user, Isaias Rodriguez, theater management attempted to appease the angry fans by either moving them to another screening at the same