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Lesbian couple attacked while riding bicycles in Long Beach

LONG BEACH, California — Long Beach couple Jamie Jarvis and Meg Taylor were attacked Saturday evening near Broadway and Esperanza Ave. while riding their bicycles.

According to Marlene Arrona of the Long Beach Police Department, officers determined the altercation occurred following the suspect honking at the victims and then one of the victims giving the suspect a “hand gesture” in response.

Long Beach couple Jamie Jarvis and Meg Taylor were attacked Saturday evening near Broadway and Esperanza Ave. while riding their bicycles.

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California Governor signs first bill in U.S. to expand supply chain for LGBT business owners

SACRAMENTO, California — Gov. Jerry Brown signed into law a historic bill that will result in new opportunities for certified businesses owned by those who identify as gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender — a law that came about through testimony and advocacy by the National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce.

Brown’s action means public utilities in the state will be required, starting in 2015, to extend existing provisions granted to ethnic minority-, women- and disabled veteran-owned business enterprises to LGBT certified business owners.

Gov. Jerry Brown signed into law a historic bill that will result in new opportunities for certified businesses owned by those who identify as gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender — a law that came about through testimony and advocacy by the National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce.

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Ready for more heat, San Diego?

SAN DIEGO, California — Enjoy the comparatively cool weather. It isn’t going to last.

The National Weather Service says San Diego’s temperatures will rise above the seasonal average of 75 degrees through Wednesday, then spike sharply through the weekend, hitting a high of 87 degrees on Saturday. Inland valleys and foothills will come close to 100 degrees on Saturday.

Enjoy the comparatively cool weather. It isn’t going to last.

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