The Thursday Afternoon Cram, 5/24/12


Everything you need to know from today’s front pages 

Report: L.A. County Beach Water Cleaner This Year
Good news for beach lovers going into Memorial Day weekend.

Missing Fox Executive Gavin Smith Possibly Spotted
With a female companion, in Morro Bay, on May 7.

HS Football Star Brian Banks’s 2002 Rape Conviction Overturned
His accuser recanted.

CSU Chancellor Charles B. Reed is Retiring
He has headed the Long Beach-based system for 14 years.
[Daily News

Metro Votes to Approve Beverly Hills Subway Development
Let the mythmaking about the tunnel that will run beneath Beverly Hills High School commence.
[Beverly Hills Courier

There’s a New American Idol
Congratulations to Phillip Phillips II.

Man Confesses to Strangling Etan Patz in 1979
It’s another turn in the back-in-the-spotlight case.

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