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Obama wins but Washington unchanged

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama's victory means that everything he campaigned upon is alive and about to drive the political conversation with his adversaries. Every legacy of his first term is safe and enshrined to history.

November 07, 2012 | | NEWS


Roy Moore wins old job as Ala. chief justice

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - The former judge ousted for refusing to remove a Ten Commandments monument has won his old job back as Alabama's chief justice.

November 07, 2012 | | NEWS


GOP ready to grasp renewed House control

WASHINGTON (AP) - Republicans had renewed control of the House within their grasp early Wednesday as the two parties traded gains from the Eastern seaboard to the Southwest.

November 07, 2012 | | NEWS


Maine, Maryland vote to legalize gay marriage

WASHINGTON (AP) - Voters a continent apart made history Tuesday on two divisive social issues, with Maine and Maryland becoming the first states to approve same-sex marriage by popular vote and Washington state legalizing recreational use of marijuana.

November 07, 2012 | | NEWS


Ex-wrestling executive pinned in Conn. Senate race

NEW YORK (AP) - Big-spending former wrestling executive Linda McMahon was smacked down again in her bid for a U.S. Senate seat Tuesday, losing on a night when sports and politics met in the same arena.

November 07, 2012 | | NEWS


Survey: Voters have more favorable view of Obama

WASHINGTON (AP) - Preliminary results from a national exit poll in Tuesday's

November 07, 2012 | | NEWS


Democrats maintain control of Senate

WASHINGTON (AP) - Democrats won a narrow majority in the Senate on Tuesday, snatching Republican-held seats in Massachusetts and Indiana and turning back fierce, expensive challenges in Virginia, Ohio and Connecticut to maintain the control they've held since 2007.

November 07, 2012 | | NEWS


In states hit by Sandy, voters find ways to polls

STAFFORD TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) - Superstorm Sandy's floodwaters drove Bob Mackie from his home on Long Beach Island, N.J., but nothing was going to stop him from voting Tuesday. The 72-year-old widower drove an hour each way to cast his ballot at a makeshift polling site for island residents, refusing to be disenfranchised by the devastation.

November 07, 2012 | | NEWS


Proposition 30 sales tax measure passing

LOS ANGELES (AP) - California voters were passing Gov. Jerry Brown's proposed $6 billion-a-year tax increase, while they weighed whether to set aside the state's death penalty and impose a first-time requirement on manufacturers to label genetically modified food.

November 07, 2012 | | NEWS


Push to cripple labor clout trialing in early counting

LOS ANGELES (AP) - A national effort to cripple organized labor has crossed into California as voters Tuesday considered a ban on the way unions have traditionally raised money for political causes.

November 07, 2012 | | NEWS


Voters close tax loophole on multistate firms

LOS ANGELES (AP) - California voters have approved closing a corporate tax loophole that Democratic lawmakers weren't able to pass through the Legislature.

November 07, 2012 | | NEWS


Initiative plan to convert death sentences to life failing in statewide ballot counting

LOS ANGELES (AP) - The latest attempt to end California's death penalty was failing at the polls despite recent poll results showing the campaign's message of financial savings was resonating with voters.

November 07, 2012 | | NEWS


Voters rejecting food labeling requirement

LOS ANGELES (AP) - A closely-eyed ballot measure to label food containing genetically modified ingredients was trailing by a double-digit margin Tuesday night.

November 07, 2012 | | NEWS


3 strikes law reformed, fewer harsh sentences

LOS ANGELES (AP) - California voters reined in the nation's harshest three strikes law Tuesday with the passage of a ballot measure that allows for shorter sentences for some third-time offenders.

November 07, 2012 | | NEWS


Bob Elliott maintains lead in supervisor race

Tracy City Councilman Bob Elliott steadfastly maintained his 50 percent-plus lead over contender Rhodesia Ransom's 40 percent-plus showing as the votes were counted Tuesday night.

November 07, 2012 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


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Central Catholic alone atop VOL

STOCKTON - The Weston Ranch High Cougars played eight strong in their Valley Oak League showdown Friday against visiting Central Catholic.

January 20, 2018 | Vince Rembulat | NEWS


2017: 822 HOUSING STARTS

If you live south of the 120 Bypass the odds are likely you're being serenaded each workday morning by the sound of circular saws ...

January 20, 2018 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


THE FIORE FAMILY

Editor's note: This is part of an occasional series on the people who have helped build Manteca as the city gets ready to celebrate ...

January 20, 2018 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


Manteca Unified staging job fair next Saturday

The biggest employer in the South County is looking to hire more than 250 new employees.

January 19, 2018 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Manteca may restrict ‘Pods’

That storage container sitting in your neighbor's driveway for the past year would be afoul of a proposed new Manteca municipal ordinance language

January 19, 2018 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


SADIES’ SALON

Editor's note: This is part of an occasional series on the people who have helped build Manteca as the city gets ready to celebrate ...

January 19, 2018 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


DUI suspect slams into motorcycle police officer

A Manteca resident was taken into custody after allegedly slamming into a Lathrop Police Services motorcycle officer Wednesday evening while driving under the influence.

January 19, 2018 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


Stockton Avenue upgrade gets OK of Ripon council

The Stockton Avenue Rehabilitation Project has been a high priority project for the City of Ripon for the past few years.

January 19, 2018 | Vince Rembulat | NEWS


Keeping things just ducky in Manteca

Paula Brillon has spent nearly two years making sure things are just ducky for the 16 abandoned ducks that call the small manmade lake that ...

January 19, 2018 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Budget clouds on horizon

Manteca Unified stands to receive $12 million in additional funding from the state for the upcoming 2018-2019 school year but may have limited wriggle room ...

January 18, 2018 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


A CUT ABOVE

Until he decided that he wanted to cut hair, Pat Palos hadn't stepped foot inside of a barber shop for years.

January 18, 2018 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


DHM installs state-of-the-art CT scanner

Doctors Hospital of Manteca - in a bid to offer patients cutting edge medical care - has invested $1.3 million for a state-of-art 128 slice Computer ...

January 18, 2018 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Almond Blossom fashion show set for Ripon center

February is around the corner and almond blossoms will once again be in fashion.

January 18, 2018 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


Arrest in robbery employing knife at Lathrop Target

Last week it was somebody at the Lathrop Target store that used keys to try and steal electronics from locked cases.

January 18, 2018 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


Hall of Fame seeks 2018 nominees

Alex Hildebrand was an engineer by training and a farmer by vocation.

January 18, 2018 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


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