Last weekend cops were swarming the streets like the Ravens' defensive line shutting down a last-minute touchdown attempt by the 49ers.
It was rough out there because, cops and experts say, Super Bowl weekend is one of the worst times of the year for DUI accidents.
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We feel a little sorry for all those pot shop employees sweating out the future of their paychecks, but the battle over marijuana dispensaries in Southern California is turning out to be epic, with the kind of last-minute touchdowns we saw in last weekend's 49ers-Saints game.
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KTLA via DMVAnnette Lujan reportedly attempted to exit a CSULB elevator just as it began to move.The victim has been identified as 48-year-old Annette Lujan, a resident of Huntington Beach. She had worked at CSULB's grants and contracts office for nine years. More details at the bottom.
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Occupy Long Beach via FacebookAs the Occupy Wall Street movement spreads worldwide, it's also filling itself out here at home -- building slowly but surely in small towns and communities surrounding the big urban hubs. (Occupy Venice, Occupy Northridge, Occupy Irvine, Occupy Riverside, etc.)
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Robyn Do via gofundme.comThe late Lisa NguyenA tragic murder-suicide on January 9 left two Vietnamese women -- 56-year-old Bich Truong and her daughter, 27-year-old Lisa Nguyen -- dead in their Harbor City home on the 25200 block of Petroleum Avenue.
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"Bring It On"Boys can be cheerleaders, too! Just... not if they're alumni.The good news: Everybody now knows that CSU Long Beach cheer came in first at Florida nationals this month! Congrats, guys. And, uh, the bad: No sooner did we find out, than the team was forced into forfeiting its title ... More >>
MySpaceLong Beach's Lisa Nguyen was home on a two-week vacation when her father snappedUpdated after the jump: One of Lisa's professors remembers how fellow students used to call her "WikiLisa." Originally posted on Jan. 10.
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As part of a "Take Back the Night" event at Cal State Long Beach, organizers will denounce the slashing of a transgender male that took place on April 15 in a restroom on that campus.Sketch of alleged slashing assailantâ€‹The 27-year-old victim, according to news reports, was beaten and then had the ... More >>
Campus officials closed Cal State Long Beach at 3 p.m. Wednesday as a result of flooding and hazardous road conditions that would greet many of its students. The closure is in effect through Thursday, officials said.
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How's this for your cost of living adjustment? The board of trustees for California's state university system voted today in Long Beach to increase student tuition by 20 percent -- even though the fees had been raised by 10 percent only two months ago. In addition, out-of-state tuition will rise alm ... More >>
View more news videos at: http://www.nbclosangeles.com/video.As LAist and TV/radio reports are noting, students are already gathering today ahead of tomorrow's protest at California State University, Long Beach. On Tuesday the Cal State system's board of trustees will convene on the Long Beach ... More >>
AT YOUR FINGERTIPS: THE WEEKEND'S NEW THEATER REVIEWS EMBEDDED WITHIN THIS COMING WEEK'S COMPREHENSIVE THEATER LISTINGSand this week's THEATER FEATURE: an Off-Broadway roundupReviewed this week: the world premiere of Richard Greenberg's Our Mother's Brief Affair at South Coast Rep; the west coast ... More >>