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Common Core ended Bush Dynasty

As Republicans try to make sense of Donald Trump's huge victory in the South Carolina primary, the big news is the shellacking of Jeb Bush in a state that voted four times for a George Bush for pre...

March 01, 2016 | | Other Views

FBI, Apple clash before Congress

WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. government calls it a "vicious guard dog" that hurts national security. Apple says it's critical to protecting consumer privacy against increasingly sophisticated hackers...

March 01, 2016 | | Nation

Before Trump, there was Jesse Ventura & big victory

CHICAGO (AP) - He was a candidate few thought stood a chance. Best known as a television showman, he seemed more interested in self-promotion than winning public office. But soon he was dominating ...

March 01, 2016 | | Nation

South Dakota governor vetoes law on transgender bathrooms

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) - South Dakota's governor vetoed a bill Tuesday that would have made the state the first in the U.S. to approve a law requiring transgender students to use bathrooms and locker ro...

March 01, 2016 | | Nation

Homecoming for spacemen after year aloft: ‘We did it!’

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - Astronaut Scott Kelly closed the door Tuesday to an unprecedented year in space for NASA, flying back to the planet and loved ones he left behind last March.Kelly and hi...

March 01, 2016 | | Nation

Chris Rock’s Oscar broadcast skit stereotyping of Asians draws criticism

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Charlotte Hornets guard Jeremy Lin is disappointed about the way Asians were stereotyped during an onstage skit at Sunday night's Oscars, and said more racial awareness is ne...

March 01, 2016 | | Nation

Obama, GOP leaders talk Supreme Court vacancy

WASHINGTON (AP) - After an Oval Office sit-down on Tuesday did nothing to move Republican Senate leaders off their hard line against a Supreme Court nomination, Democrats pulled out another weapon ...

March 01, 2016 | | Nation

NYC restaurants post salt warnings, and diners shrug

NEW YORK (AP) - As warning labels go, the small salt shaker emblems that began showing up on some New York City restaurant menus recently are fairly unobtrusive, but each is supposed to carry a pow...

March 01, 2016 | | Nation

Sierra soccer claims Cal Classic crown

WOODLAND - Freshman Jadyn Shinn proved herself to be more than ready for the varsity level in the Cal Spring Classic last Friday and Saturday. She helped Sierra win the tournament championship in ...

March 01, 2016 | | High School Sports

Boston, Ballard earn MVP honors in All-Star Classic

The best of the best in the Manteca Unified Student Trust basketball league converged at East Union's Dalben Center this past Saturday for the seventh Maryann Wallace Pangburn All-Star Classic. Ni...

March 01, 2016 | | High School Sports

FINAL FOUR

The Manteca and Weston Ranch boys basketball teams are back in the Sac-Joaquin Section Division III semifinals, only this time they aren't facing each other. For a third go-around to take place, t...

March 01, 2016 | Jonamar Jacinto | High School Sports

Reclaimed water for Woodward

Recycled water could be keeping the turf at Woodward Park - and other large grassy areas south of the 120 Bypass - green within the next two to three years.Public Works Director Mark Houghton belie...

March 01, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS

Pilates + Yoga

Nicole Perales once believed that to get a full-body workout it required high intensity aerobics mixed with weights.That is until the 41-year-old fitness instructor tried PiYo, a combination of Pil...

March 01, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS

Assaults continue on veterans’ center

Can Manteca take back Moffat Boulevard?After spending well over $15 million since 2005 in a concerted effort to clear out bight and put in community gathering points such as the Spreckels BMX Park,...

March 01, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Around Town

It’s about more than just losing weight

This is where it usually starts.This is where the wheels start to come off of the bus.It's been more than two months since I've stated this diet and workout routine – well, diet and lifestyle...

March 01, 2016 | Jason Campbell | NEWS

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