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  1. State technology work consolidated into new officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2014 | The Modesto Bee

    This year's budget assumes $25 million in savings from the consolidation. The savings will come from merging software licenses, hardware maintenance agreements and contract services, from increased bulk purchasing of computer products and from cutting vacant jobs.

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  2. Automotive association names its first directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2014 | The Modesto Bee

    Dave Tatman, former general manager of the General Motors Corvette Assembly Plant in Bowling Green, will lead the group that advocates for the state's auto manufacturing industry.

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  3. Ex-Teamsters president charged with embezzlementRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2014 | The Modesto Bee

    The indictment alleges that from Oct. 5, 2009, through about Aug. 17, 2011, Vincent embezzled approximately $17,272.84 in union funds from the union; arranged $23,760 in illegal loans from the union local to himself from Nov. 11, 2009, through July 28, 2011; and committed 13 criminal violations related to union records from Oct. 5, 2009, through ... (more)

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  4. 2 hotels get overhauls in sign of Sin City upswingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2014 | The Modesto Bee

    Caesars Entertainment announced Tuesday that it's investing $223 million to overhaul The Quad, an aging 2,256-room hotel on the Las Vegas Strip, and will rename it the LINQ Hotel & Casino effective Oct. 30. In a separate announcement, timeshare company Westgate Resorts said it had purchased the LVH, a hard-hit property that was formerly known as ... (more)

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  5. Hank Williams' biopic to be filmed in ShreveportRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2014 | The Modesto Bee

    Tom Hiddleston, best known as Loki, a character from the "The Avengers" film franchise, will star in "I Saw The Light" - a Hank Williams biopic set to begin shooting in Shreveport in October.

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  6. Author to speak at Detroit-area aviation museumRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2014 | The Modesto Bee

    A.J. Baime is to attend the Yankee Air Museum's Historic Presentation Night on Wednesday.

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  7. Quick reaction saves baby after parents fleeing Ceres fire forced to drop herRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2014 | The Modesto Bee

    Fire damage to the two-story Ceres apartment in the 1600 block of Richland Ave. where two adults and an infant avoided serious injury.

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  8. State water board puts off decision on conflicting river diversion rightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2014 | The Modesto Bee

    After more than 10 hours of often emotional testimony Tuesday by Stanislaus County farmers and other California water users, the State Water Resources Control Board delayed deciding what to do regarding conflicting water rights.

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  9. Chinese students get down to business at Stanislaus StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2014 | The Modesto Bee

    Thirteen 20- and 21-year-olds from the Hubei University of Economics in Hubei Province will leave next week for sightseeing stateside after two weeks of dorm living and daily classes at the Turlock campus.

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  10. Neighbors protest 3-day music fest near ByersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2014 | The Modesto Bee

    The Denver Post reports that a large crowd turned out to complain about the planned three-day music festival in September featuring The Cure, Rise Against, Primus and The Flaming Lips.

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  11. Ex-rapper pleads guilty in New York tax fraud caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2014 | The Modesto Bee

    Peter Nash, whose stage name was "Prime Minister Pete Nice," released three albums with 3rd Bass between 1989 and 1991, two of which went gold.

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  12. News & NotesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2014 | The Modesto Bee

    A request by Assemblywoman Kristin Olsen, R-Riverbank, for an audit of a troubled technology upgrade at the state Board of Registered Nursing has been approved, she announced Tuesday.

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  13. Family and friends speak in court about death of Oakdale police officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2014 | The Modesto Bee

    The outcome already had been decided when Jose Santos Hermosillo appeared in court Tuesday afternoon for his sentencing.

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  14. Jets help injured Army vet get 'smart home'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2014 | The Modesto Bee

    Army Sgt. Bryan Dilberian, wearing a Jets jersey while riding on the back of a Harley-Davidson motorcycle, received a hero's welcome at a groundbreaking ceremony Tuesday.

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  15. Judge asked to halt EPA action on PebbleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2014 | The Modesto Bee

    The group behind the project, the Pebble Limited Partnership, and the Alaska Peninsula Corp. filed the motion last week as part of their lawsuit against EPA.

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  16. Death of Central Valley inmate under investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2014 | The Modesto Bee

    The state Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation said Tuesday that 63-year-old Donald Cook was found unresponsive in his cell at North Kern State Prison on Sunday.

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  17. Man pleads not guilty to LA County bus attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2014 | The Modesto Bee

    Twenty-four-year-old Hector Resendez entered pleas Tuesday to 13 counts of assault with a deadly weapon, battery and attempted murder.

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  18. Artist Emin's messy bed sells for $4.4 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2014 | The Modesto Bee

    Emin's artwork "My Bed" sold for 2.54 million pounds at a London auction Tuesday, more than double the pre-sale estimate and four times the previous record for the artist.

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  19. Publicist: Shia LaBeouf treated for alcoholismRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2014 | The Modesto Bee

    Melissa Kates said Tuesday the 28-year-old actor has not checked into a rehab facility but is receiving voluntary treatment for alcohol addiction.

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  20. Runaway tortoise halts traffic in Santa FeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2014 | The Modesto Bee

    Santa Fe police say animal service officers responding to calls of traffic backing up on Old Santa Fe Trail Tuesday morning found the 15-year-old African spurred tortoise named Plato, which had escaped from a home on North Spur Road.

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