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Largest us food distribution company to pay nearly $20 million in consumer protection lawsuit for holding perishable food in unrefrigerated sheds

*This is the largest food safety prosecution action in California history SANTA ANA – The nation’s largest food distribution company, Sysco Corporation, will pay nearly $20 million dollars in a…

President signs executive order banning discrimination against LGBT workers

President signs executive order banning discrimination against LGBT workers

Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA), vice chair of the Congressional LGBT Equality Caucus (Equality Caucus), released the following statement after President signed an executive order last week prohibiting federal contractors and…

80-year-old man fatally shot possibly pregnant burglar

By Jennifer Schlueter Last Tuesday night, 28-year-old Andrea Miller of Long Beach and 26-year-old Gus Adams broke into Long Beach resident Tom Greer’s home attempting to steal from his safe.…

L.B.P.D. seeks public’s help in robbery being investigated as hate crime

L.B.P.D. seeks public’s help in robbery being investigated as hate crime

On Wednesday, July 2, 2014, at approx. 4:30 p.m., a female was attacked in the parking lot of a local shopping center located in the 4000 block of Atlantic Avenue,…

Largest us food distribution company to pay nearly $20 million in consumer protection lawsuit for holding perishable food in unrefrigerated sheds

*This is the largest food safety prosecution action in California history The nation’s largest food distribution company, Sysco Corporation, will pay nearly $20 million dollars in a consumer protection settlement…

California approves bill to minimize concussion risk for youth footballers

California approves bill to minimize concussion risk for youth footballers

By Jennifer Schlueter With more and more football players suing the National Football League because of severe head injuries and the increasing awareness of the public about the tragic aftermath…

Belmont Beacon 07/28/2014

Belmont Beacon 07/28/2014

California approves $500 fine for water wasters

California approves $500 fine for water wasters

By Jennifer Schlueter In January, Governor Jerry Brown asked Californians to reduce their water use by 20% because, for some parts of California, 2013 had been the driest year ever…

Immigration crisis: Obama requests billions in aid

By Jennifer Schlueter According to the Department of Homeland Security, 57,000 Central American children, mostly from Honduras, Guatemala, and El Salvador, have crossed the US boarder since October. This number…

State Schools Chief Tom Torlakson announces new guidance for high school common core Math materials

School administrators have a new tool to help them gauge how well high school math materials align to the Common Core, State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson announced today…

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