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In a statement Sunday, the sheriff's office said it appeared the meatballs had been placed at the park north of Boulder at the same time as others previously discovered.
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City News Service reports that 20-year-old Roberto Rodriguez of Palmdale allegedly crashed his Nissan Pathfinder into the corner of the home at 3:50 a.m. Sunday.
8 hrs ago | The Modesto Bee
Deputies Tom Letras, left, and Andrew Winter, right, stand ready as locksmith Robert Owlsley, center, drills out the lock at a home on Barbera Way in Modesto on Feb. 14, 2013.
Police say Hamid Mir, a host on the private television broadcaster Geo, was wounded in the attack Saturday near Karachi's airport.
That may not be unusual for a young woman who’s been athletic for most of her life, but it’s a challenging and fun sport for someone in a wheelchair.
In addition, a 10-year-old boy was airlifted to University of California, Davis Medical Center, and a 9-year-old girl was taken to San Joaquin County General Hospital.
In this March 25, 2014 photo, inmates carry their belongings as they enter the new 192-bed facility at the Stanislaus County Jail in Modesto, Calif.
The actor tweeted Friday that his son was born Thursday, adding a photo of the baby's tiny hand gripping his finger.
The annual event includes dozens of young people in a dramatic re-enactment of Jesus’ conviction, carrying of the cross and crucifixion, concluding with him being carried away to his tomb.
Just before 4 a.m., the first firefighters responded to a report of a structure fire at the apartments at 160 Hallman Lane.
Prosecutors say Ransom forced the girl into a van at knifepoint on March 20, drove her to another location where she was raped and then drove her to an alley where she managed to run away.
The Orange County Register reports 55-year-old Mitchell Steven Behm has been sentenced to five years' probation and 200 hours' community service.
But the crowd and state legislators at Thursday’s water bond hearing in Modesto could not escape the frustration of a more immediate problem: drought.
According to the California Highway Patrol, 45-year-old Jose Amilcar Lara fell asleep while driving north on I-5 near Highway 165 about 5:15  Lara turned his vehicle to the left in an attempt to get back on the roadway, but he overcorrected and the big rig fell onto its right side.