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  1. Photo courtesy: ISI PhotosRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | WTOL-TV Toledo

    The Arizona secondary will have their hands full this weekend with the pitch-and-catch team that is California quarterback Jared Goff and wide receiver Kenny Lawler. The sophomore Lawler is Cal's leading receiver on the season with eight catches for 72 yards and a team-high three touchdown receptions including two in the Golden Bears win over the Sacramento State Hornets.


  2. Senate next after House backs Obama on rebel aidRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | KIII

    President Barack Obama's request for congressional backing to train and arm rebels battling Islamic State militants in Syria is halfway home after its easy approval by the GOP-controlled House sent the issue to the Senate, where leaders in both parties say approval is ensured. Obama won support from staunch Republicans who typically are reflexively against him and lost the votes from some of his most loyal Democratic allies in the 273-156 House tally.


  3. Calif: Self-Driving Cars Permit Req'dRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | NewsFactor

    Computer-driven cars have been testing their skills on California roads for more than four years -- but until now, the state's Department of Motor Vehicles wasn't sure just how many were rolling around. That changed Tuesday, when the agency issued testing permits that allowed three companies to dispatch 29 vehicles onto freeways and into neighborhoods -- with a human "safety driver" behind the wheel in case the onboard computers make a bad decision.


  4. Salinas drivers are a threat to our welfareSalinas drivers are a...Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Salinas Californian

    Salinas drivers are a threat to our welfare Ignoring laws and speeding is just a typical day in our fair city. Check out this story on I'm growing increasingly frustrated with drivers in this city, not to mention a twitch I've developed from sharing crosswalks with motorists ripping past at twice the posted speed limit.


  5. Burned mill another blow for struggling timber town in Calif.Read the original story

    17 hrs ago | Seattle Daily Journal of Commerce

    Besides destroying or damaging scores of homes and other structures, a fast-moving wildfire struck a blow at the economic vitals of this struggling Northern California timber town, knocking its last wood products mill offline for an undetermined amount of time. With a maintenance shed reduced to twisted sheet-metal and the main manufacturing facility suffering structural damage, but still standing with a new coat of pink fire retardant, the Roseburg Forest Products veneer mill on the outskirts of Weed was out of commission Tuesday while workers began assessing the damage, said Kellye Wise, vice president for human resources of the company based in Dillard, Oregon.


  6. Election 2014: Miller, Bernal voice sharp differences in sheriff's debateRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Monterey County Herald

    ... also has sued Miller in U.S. District Court Northern District of California, alleging he violated California Government Code 3206 which prevents officers from campaigning in uniform. A standing-room-only crowd jammed the auditorium at the National ...


  7. Bill to Improve After School and Expanded Learning Programs ApprovedRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Holtville Tribune

    State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson today praised Governor Edmund G. Brown, Jr. for signing Senate Bill 1221, sponsored by State Senator Loni Hancock, D-Berkeley, which will improve the quality of after school and expanded learning programs and encourage more programs to operate year-round. "Strengthening and increasing access to after school and expanded learning programs is a top priority," Torlakson said.


  8. It's Taste of Soul TimeRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | LA Sentinel

    October 18. Mark your calendar because that's the day Taste of Soul returns, continuing the tradition of being the biggest family festival in Los Angeles. So get ready for more amazing vendors, entertainment, celebrities and fun-filled events.


  9. Diamond Bar moving ahead with new 60 Freeway interchange on Lemon AvenueRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    Diamond Bar City Council amended its agreements with the City of Industry and the California Department of Transportation Tuesday, paving the way for the new freeway interchange on Lemon Avenue. “That has always been part of the master plan, to relieve the traffic congestion in that part of the city,” said Mayor Pro Tem Steve Tye.


  10. Letter: Write governor today about important legislationRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Times-Standard

    Under the Affordable Care Act, "some Californians who purchased individual health coverage through the state's insurance exchange are suddenly being dropped or transferred to Medi-Cal, the program for the poor that fewer doctors and providers accept." Presently, California now recovers for any Medi-Cal services provided to those who were age 55 or older when they received those services, which includes recovering from the estates of surviving spouses who received property from a deceased Medi-Cal spouse by distribution or survival.


  11. California pleads guilty to trafficking in drugsRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Salem News

    Chandler M. Trosky, 30, San Diego, Calif., pleaded guilty in Columbiana County Common Pleas Court to the second count of an indictment, a trafficking in drugs charge, which is a third-degree felony. Trosky sold about 8,960 grams of marijuana to a confidential source by fronting the person on July 30, 2011 and accepting delivery of $74,000 in payment on Aug. 9, 2011.


  12. Are Humans Heading For Extinction?Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Psychology Today

    All industrialized countries are having fewer children. Not enough growth to maintain our current population size.


  13. Guest editorial: Governor should sign domestic violence billsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Reporter

    The San Francisco 49ers' clumsy handling of Ray McDonald's arrest is shining a spotlight on the NFL's indecipherable policy on domestic violence. But if the Niners and the NFL are guilty of turning a blind eye, so is society at large.


  14. Western Inferno Thousands of homes threatened by Calif. fireRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Fox News

    Fire officials in northern California said Wednesday that 2,000 homes and 1,500 smaller structures were threatened by a blaze burning out of control east of Sacramento. The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection said that 2,500 firefighters were taking on the wildfire that has burned nearly 44 square miles of trees and brush and is just 5 percent contained.


  15. Neshaminy students get support from Calif.Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago |

    A day after word surfaced that the faculty adviser of Neshaminy High School's student newspaper was suspended for two days during a long-running dispute about use of the word Redskin , student journalists in California launched an online campaign to cover the salary she will lose on suspension. Their webpage, titled "Free the Playwickian," also seeks to raise the $1,200 the Neshaminy School District cut from the student newspaper's activity fund.


  16. Governor Brown Issues Legislative UpdateRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Holtville Tribune

    AB 357 by Assemblymember Richard Pan - Medi-Cal Children's Health Advisory Panel. A signing message can be found here .


  17. Brotherly instinct fuels Madden BrosRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    Good Charlotte twins Joel and Benji Madden have surprised fans by reinventing themselves as summery soul-pop crooners. Joel tells Rachel Bache why they branched out.


  18. Miss Behaviour favored in Charles Town OaksRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Northern Virginia Daily

    Cal MacWilliam and Neil Teitelbaum's Miss Behaviour will look to give her owners, trainer and jockey the richest win of their respective careers Saturday night as she faces a full field of nine other 3-year-old fillies in the $500,000 Charles Town Oaks at Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races. The Charles Town Oaks, which will be run as a Grade 3 for the first time in its history, serves as the marquee race on the track's sixth annual Race for the Ribbon card.


  19. Santa Monica Police and Firefighters to Back Oa Connor, McKeown and GruberRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | The LookOut news

    Santa Monica's powerful public safety unions will throw their reputation and considerable campaign war chest behind two incumbents and one challenger in the race for four City Council seats, union officials will announce Thursday. Incumbent Mayor Pam O'Connor, Councilmember Kevin McKeown and former Lookout columnist Frank Gruber gained the endorsements of the Santa Monica Police Officers Association and the Santa Monica Firefighters Local 1109 on Wednesday.


  20. 3 Star LB Ben Burr-Kirven Commits To WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | UW Dawg Pound

    Ben Burr-Kirven joins Jason Scrempos -- who committed yesterday -- in UW's 2015 recruiting class. Burr-Kirven is the 13th known commitment, and the 4th on the defensive side of the ball with Scrempos, Kyler Manu, and Jordan Miller being the others.