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Creative middle name for 14th son

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — A Michigan couple had a little bit of fun naming their 14th son.

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Officials: Toss romaine lettuce over E. coli fears

PHOENIX (AP) — U.S. health officials on Friday told consumers to throw away any store-bought romaine lettuce they have in their kitchens and warned restaurants ...

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Students occupy Arizona buildings to protest guns

PHOENIX (AP) — High school students occupied the House and Senate lobbies and the governor’s office at the state Capitol Friday in the latest protest ...

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Democrats shy from Steyer’s impeachment of Trump push

ATLANTA (AP) — Tom Steyer is on a multimillion-dollar mission to impeach Donald Trump, but Democrats whose campaigns the California billionaire is helping bankroll aren’t ...

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Trump lawyer must say why he wants porn star’s case delayed

LOS ANGELES (AP) — President Donald Trump’s personal lawyer must declare in writing that his Fifth Amendment right against self-incrimination may be jeopardized if legal ...

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Posted: apr. 20, 2018 9:01 p.m. | | Trump lawyer must say why  he wants porn  star’s case delayed Comments 0 Comments


Woman steals ID to get six- figure job, but can’t do the work

COVINGTON, La. (AP) — Prosecutors say a 41-year-old woman used another woman’s ID to get a job in Louisiana and was quickly promoted to a ...

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Posted: apr. 20, 2018 9:01 p.m. | | Woman steals  ID to get six- figure job, but  can’t do the work Comments 0 Comments


Pot politics: Schumer joins politicians now rethinking marijuana

WASHINGTON (AP) — The top Senate Democrat is using marijuana’s informal holiday to announce a change of heart about the drug, another sign of the ...

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North Korea says it has suspended nuclear testing

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea said Saturday it has suspended nuclear and long-range missile tests and plans to close its nuclear test site ahead ...

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Democrats allege conspiracy between Trump camp, Russia

NEW YORK (AP) — The Democratic Party sued Donald Trump’s presidential campaign, Russia, WikiLeaks and Trump’s son and son-in-law Friday, accusing them of an ...

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Suspended fraternity contends offensive video was ‘satirical sketch’

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — A fraternity suspended at Syracuse University over an offensive video said in an apologetic statement on Friday that the activities were ...

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Haley’s pushback draws fans, rattles White House

NEW YORK (AP) — The public split between the White House and U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley this week over Russia sanctions threw a spotlight on ...

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Shotgun in guitar case was used in school shooting

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — A gunman carried a shotgun in a guitar case and opened fire Friday in a Florida high school, wounding one student ...

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Student from Zambia ruled eligible for US poetry contest

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A high school student in Maine who fled his native Zambia can compete in a U.S. government-funded poetry contest, a federal ...

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Posted: apr. 20, 2018 8:41 p.m. | | Student from  Zambia ruled  eligible for US  poetry contest Comments 0 Comments


School bus driver removed after leading prayer

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Minneapolis-area church pastor who also drives a school bus says his rights to free speech and to practice his religion were violated ... ... Read More

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School bus driver removed after leading prayer

The recent dispute over whether Pope Francis denied the existence of hell in an interview attracted wide attention. This isn’t surprising, since the belief ...

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Regulators investigates Tesla worker safety

FREMONT (AP) — Workplace safety regulators say they are investigating two incidents at automaker Tesla’s factory in Northern California.

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Walmart tests new employee dress code

BENTONVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Retail giant Walmart is testing a new dress code that gives employees more freedom.

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Wells Fargo fined $1B for mortgage, auto abuses

\NEW YORK (AP) — Wells Fargo will pay $1 billion to federal regulators to settle charges tied to misconduct at its mortgage and auto lending business ...

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Research: Amount of straws, plastic pollution is huge

WASHINGTON (AP) — Cities and nations are looking at banning plastic straws and stirrers in hopes of addressing the world’s plastic pollution problem. The problem ...

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Identity theft & Social Security

Q: My daughter recently had problems with a stolen purse and with someone possibly using her Social Security number. She went to the Social Security ...

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Southwest sends apology, $5K, to passengers on damaged jetliner

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Southwest has sent a letter of apology, a $5,000 check and a $1,000 travel voucher to passengers who were on a ...

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Posted: apr. 20, 2018 7:54 p.m. | | Southwest sends apology, $5K, to  passengers on  damaged jetliner Comments 0 Comments


DOJ looks into how AT&T, Verizon handle defections

NEW YORK (AP) — The Justice Department has opened an antitrust investigation into whether AT&T, Verizon and a standards-setting group worked together to stop consumers ...

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Police killing of SoCal black man questioned

BARSTOW  (AP) — Family members and attorneys are disputing the official account of a fatal police shooting of a 26-year-old black man during a traffic stop ...

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Dad fatally stabbed as daughter sat in lap at restaurant

VENTURA (AP) — A homeless man was charged Friday with murder in the random attack of a California father who was stabbed in the neck as ...

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Judge in Stanford rape case says his recall won’t aid change

SAN JOSE  (AP) — A California judge who faces a recall vote over his handling of a sexual assault case involving a former Stanford University swimmer ...

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Shaq attacks verse in new TV series ‘Poetry in America’

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Shaquille O’Neal called himself “The Big Baryshnikov” and “The Big Socrates” in his days in the NBA. Now he can add ...

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Posted: apr. 20, 2018 7:01 p.m. | | Shaq attacks verse  in new TV series  ‘Poetry in America’ Comments 0 Comments


No tuition increase at CSU next year

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — California State University will not raise tuition at its 23 campuses for the 2018-19 academic year as officials had proposed, Chancellor Timothy ...

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Posted: apr. 20, 2018 7:01 p.m. | | No tuition increase at CSU next year Comments 0 Comments
DRIVING FORCE FOR MURALS

DRIVING FORCE FOR MURALS

Charleen Carroll — one of the driving forces behind the largest public arts project in Manteca — is being inducted into the Manteca Hall of Fame.

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School shooting threat left on EU bathroom stall

Another day, another school shooting threat has been made at a Manteca Unified school campus.

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Posted: apr. 20, 2018 1:11 a.m. | | School shooting  threat left on EU bathroom stall Comments 0 Comments


4th arrest in shooting at car in Manteca with 5 people inside

Damien Wolfson, 25, was arrested in Tracy Wednesday by Manteca Police detectives on five attempted murder charges in a shooting targeting five individuals sitting in ...

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Posted: apr. 20, 2018 1:11 a.m. | | 4th arrest in shooting at car in Manteca with 5 people inside Comments 0 Comments


Homeless use gun, knife in attacks on fellow homeless

A gun and a knife were used as equalizers this week in disputes between homeless individuals over $200 and an alleged bicycle theft on the ...

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Posted: apr. 20, 2018 1:03 a.m. | | Homeless use  gun, knife in attacks on  fellow homeless Comments 0 Comments


LESS PEOPLE VOTING

The Nov. 6 Manteca Unified School Board election will be the first time trustees — who must reside in the district they represent — will be elected ...

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Woodward name graces school, reservoir, park

Woodward name graces school, reservoir, park

Pioneer Walter J. Woodward was responsible for the ground work for securing water that made it possible for Manteca to grow from a railroad siding ...

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Khattra’s 47 assists help Lancers overcome Weston Ranch

Khattra’s 47 assists help Lancers overcome Weston Ranch

STOCKTON — East Union stumbled out of the gate Wednesday before bouncing back to defeat host Weston Ranch 16-25, 25-16, 25-16, 25-15 in Valley Oak League ...

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Posted: apr. 19, 2018 2:00 a.m. | | Khattra’s 47 assists help Lancers overcome Weston Ranch Comments 0 Comments
Manteca 8th grader shares bonds with Robin Williams

Manteca 8th grader shares bonds with Robin Williams

It was a celebrity encounter with Robin Williams that Woodward Elementary School eighth grader Aiden Rubio used for his “Living History 2018” class project where ...

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