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Articles from the June 12, 2016 edition

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 By Observer Staff    News    June 12, 2016

Nightclub Shooting in Orlando Kills 50. 53 at hospital, of which 19 are now released

Omar Mir Seddique Mateen, 29 lived about 100 miles (160 kilometers) from Orlando. Mateen was an American citizen born in New York to Afghan parents, and was a Muslim. He was a licensed security guard,...

 
 By Observer Staff    News    June 12, 2016

FBI was Aware of Omar Mateen Prior to Orlando Gay Nightclub Massacre

The Federal Bureau of Investigations was made aware of shooter Omar Mateen in 2013, says FBI spokesman Special Agent Hopper at a press conference at 3 p.m. EST. "He was not under current investigation...

 
 By Stan Greene    News    June 12, 2016

Christina Grimmie Shot Dead by Gunman While Signing Autographs at Concert--The Voice

She died at 22 while signing autographs after a concert. The senseless killing of Christina Grimmie in front of fans, her band and her brother, shocked Orlando Florida and the Nation later Friday...

 
 By Observer Staff    Events   

Annual Fireworks Display June 25, 2016

Once upon a time, there was a beach city with a pier 12 miles from downtown Los Angeles, that held a fireworks display on July 4th on the beach. Then, the wrong crowd started showing up. There was a...

 
 By Stan Greene    Business    June 12, 2016

Facebook Users Told: Install "Moments," Or Your Photos Will Be Deleted

Users have pretty much trashed Facebook online after they received notifications including emails, alerting them that their synced photos will soon be deleted unless they download and install the...

 
 By Name Redacted    News    June 12, 2016

Letter from Stanford Rape Victim's Boyfriend to Judge Surfaces

Dear Judge Persky: I am writing to provide a statement describing the impact of the three felony sex crimes that Brock Turner committed against Jane Doe. Specifically, I want to lay out my...

 
 By Associated Press    News    June 12, 2016

Two People Killed by Plane Crash in Hawthorne

(June 11, 2016) Two people were killed on Friday after the small plane they were flying crash landed into a condominium building in Hawthorne, local police and fire told the AP. Federal Aviation...

 

Orlando Shooting. Don't Mention Growing Homophobia Or Gun Control.

Today is yet another sad day in what was a great forward moving country. Orlando is the latest victim in a horrific shooting and yes my social media is receiving comments about ISIS but let us not...

 

Sheriff's Dept Issues Statement on Gay Pride Event in West Hollywood

The Los Angeles Sheriff's Department is the principal law enforcement agency in West Hollywood. They issued the following statement 11:15 a.m. 6/12: Our thoughts and prayers are with the victims and...

 
 By Dale Hallock    News    June 12, 2016

Santa Monica Gas Main Ruptures

Today at approximately 10:10 AM, Santa Monica Fire Department received reports of a construction accident, resulting in a severed natural gas main at 2425 Olympic Blvd. First arriving units found a...

 
 By Observer Staff    News    June 12, 2016

Gay Pride Festival called subdued; security heightened.

Concerns were especially high as the 46th annual Gay Pride Parade, America's oldest and largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning gathering, had expected to attract over 400,000 alon...

 
 By Health Mexico    Health    June 12, 2016

Mexico Ministry of Health Outlines Steps to Fight Zika Virus

· Pablo Kuri Morales, Mexico's Undersecretary of Health Prevention and Promotion, said that there have confirmed 272 cases in his country · He stressed that strict monitoring of pregnant women,...

 

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