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Evan Pondel

Tree disease threatens $2 billion California citrus industry

21 Apr 2012

LOS ANGELES California orange and lemon growers are bracing for a deadly bacterial disease that could ravage the state's $2 billion citrus industry after the first infected tree in the state was identified in a suburban Los Angeles yard.

California middle school teacher fired over porn film role

20 Apr 2012

OXNARD, California A Southern California middle school science teacher who once appeared in a porn film has been fired by her school district over concerns the issue could pose a distraction to students, officials said on Thursday.

California middle school teacher fired over porn film role

20 Apr 2012

OXNARD, California A Southern California middle school science teacher who once appeared in a porn film has been fired by her school district over concerns the issue could pose a distraction to students, officials said on Thursday.

California teacher charged with abuse after photos

01 Feb 2012

LOS ANGELES A former Los Angeles-area elementary school teacher has been charged with lewd acts on children, including putting cockroaches on students' faces, authorities said on Tuesday.

California teacher charged with abuse after photos

01 Feb 2012

LOS ANGELES A former Los Angeles-area elementary school teacher has been charged with lewd acts on children, including putting cockroaches on students' faces and offering them a spoonful of what may have been semen, authorities said on Tuesday.

California teacher charged with abuse after photos

01 Feb 2012

LOS ANGELES A former Los Angeles-area elementary school teacher has been charged with lewd acts on children, including putting cockroaches on students' faces and offering them a spoonful of what may have been semen, authorities said on Tuesday.

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