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  1. UN says 58 killed in attack on UN base in SSudanRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    An attack on a U.N. peacekeeping base in South Sudan where some 5,000 members of an ethnic minority had sought shelter killed 58 people and injured about 100 others, a U.N. official said Friday.


  2. The nation's weatherRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    A strong low pressure system inched across the eastern Gulf Coast and the Southeast on Friday, while a cold front trekked across the Intermountain West.


  3. 6.9-earthquake off Papua New Guinea's Bougainville: USGSRead the original story

    6 min ago | ABS-CBN News

    A strong 6.9-magnitude earthquake struck off Papua New Guinea's Bougainville Island Saturday but there was no risk of a widespread tsunami, seismologists said.


  4. Fire destroys 3 homes at Jersey shore communityRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | KLKN

    In this photo provided by Joanne Dollarton, people watch as fire engulfs three homes near the beachfront, Friday, April 18, 2014, in Sea Isle City, N.J. .


  5. Column: The plight of the early exitRead the original story

    17 min ago | Sun Journal

    An epidemic has been sweeping through the sport of basketball since the mid-1990s.


  6. Vegetation Fire UpdateRead the original story

    18 min ago | My Mother Lode

    Cal Fire reports crews are getting a handle on the blaze near Highway 108 in Tuolumne County.


  7. Cyrus ill, postpones US tour, resumes in AugustRead the original story

    21 min ago | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    Authorities announced charges Friday against a man suspected in connection with about a dozen recent highway shootings that have wounded three people in the Kansas City area.


  8. USDA orders farms to report pig virus infectionsRead the original story

    24 min ago | The Fresno Bee

    Porcine epidemic diarrhea has killed millions of pigs in 27 states since showing up in the U.S. last May, with Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota and North Carolina being hit hardest.


  9. Flash Flood Warning issued for the LowcountryRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | WIS-TV Columbia

    The National Weather Service has issued a Flash Flood Warning for the Lowcountry.


  10. Weather Spotter Training April 30Read the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago |

    On Feb. 28 near Yolo County's Conaway Ranch in Northern California, an EF-0 tornado touched down four miles southeast of Woodland, says National Weather Service-Sacramento meteorologist Eric Kurth.


  11. Magnitude-7.2 earthquake shakes Mexican capitalRead the original story

    27 min ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    A powerful magnitude-7.2 earthquake shook central and southern Mexico on Friday, sending panicked people into the streets.


  12. Looking to get rid of your prescription drugs? Danville police offers Drug Takeback DayRead the original story

    31 min ago | Inside Bay Area

    The Danville police department will participate in Drug Takeback Day on Saturday, April 26 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the town offices at 510 La Gonda Way.


  13. First damage claims in Oso mudslide seek millionsRead the original story

    31 min ago | HeraldNet

    Members of the Washington State National Guard sort through debris south of the berm helping drain water from the mudslide site Friday morning.


  14. S.F. program reduces risks for gay men who use methRead the original story

    33 min ago | SFGate

    Methamphetamine users who focus on cutting back or practicing safer methods of getting high - instead of trying to quit the drug altogether - are also able to reduce risky sexual behaviors that can make them vulnerable to HIV, according to San Francisco researchers.


  15. Remains of missing woman found in submerged truck in North Texas lakeRead the original story

    34 min ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Skeletal remains found inside a truck recovered from a North Texas lake may be those of a woman who went missing 35 years ago after an argument with her husband, authorities said Friday.


  16. Early forecast predicts quiet 2014 Atlantic hurricane seasonRead the original story

    37 min ago | Topsail Advertiser

    A below-average hurricane season is being predicted but that does not mean area residents should be any less prepared for the possibility.


  17. Cemetery residents to "come alive" during San Ramon Valley museum tourRead the original story

    38 min ago | Inside Bay Area

    Gravesite residents of the Alamo Cemetery will "come alive" during a tour offered by the Museum of the San Ramon Valley on Saturday, April 26, at 10 a.m. Docents will guide visitors through the cemetery, located a block and a half east of Danville Boulevard on El Portal at the border of Alamo and Danville.


  18. Breeding peanuts the West Texas way - Research team develops hardier peanutsRead the original story

    41 min ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    That premise of the Peanut Genome Initiative has determined good news for the future of those legumes, its researchers say.


  19. Vice principal saved from Korea ferry found hangedRead the original story w/Photo

    43 min ago | KSFY

    Police say a high school vice principal who had been rescued from a sinking South Korean ferry has been found hanging from a tree.


  20. 7.2 magnitude quake rocks MexicoRead the original story

    43 min ago | Disaster News Network

    A powerful earthquake shook a wide area of Mexico on Friday, terrifying residents and sending many fleeing into the streets.