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Death threat suspect still awaiting trial

Mac Walby, Managing Editor

November 29, 2017

Filed under Long Beach, News, Today

Just over a month after being reported to University Police Department by members of La Raza Student Association, 40-year-old Christopher David Cook was booked into the Long Beach City Jail according to the CSULB Newsroom. “[The suspect was] taken into custody without incident today after complex and methodical investigation that began in September,” said Fernando Solorzano, chief of university police, in a statement. ...

Facebook allows legacy contact for deceased

Branden Raulston, Contributing Writer

February 19, 2015

Filed under Arts & Life

From the same people who made it easier to poke your friends comes a new feature to interact with the dead. According to a blog post on the social media site last Thursday, Facebook is offering users the option to appoint another user to manage their profile after they die, turning the page into a virtual memorial. Maria Claver, an associate professor of gerontology at CSULB, said that she believes technology is increas...