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In this March 3, 2012 file photo, director Bryan Singer arrives at the Los Angeles premiere of the play "8" in Los Angeles.
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More than 4,000 officers will be on duty for the event, escorting PAOK from the northern city of Thessaloniki and enforcing the ban in Athens that will be in effect for 14 hours.
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Now officials will have to convince county voters to approve a 0.25-percent sales tax increase to help pay for the $76 million arena and other county expenses.
13 hrs ago | The Modesto Bee
So while California renters typically are paying $99 per month more this year than last, Modesto rents have increased just $21.
Irrigation officials this week closed a complicated deal with state agencies to increase the water supply for drought-plagued farmers.
Stacey Armato, who filed a lawsuit in U.S. District Court in Phoenix, said Wednesday that TSA officials have tentatively offered her $75,000, along with promises to retrain agents and clarify its guidelines on screening breast milk.
Exactly 100 years after the Chicago Federals pounded the Kansas City Packers in the first game at the Chicago ballpark, Wrigley got quite the birthday bash on Wednesday afternoon.
Pre-race favorite Philippe Gilbert, who won the last two classics over the past eight days, never got among the leaders on the mile-long climb to the finish line and ended up in 10th place.
Soccer's world governing body says Wednesday its appeal panel "considered that the appeal lodged by the club is to be granted suspensive effect."
Aaron Alexander becomes principal at Reyes Elementary School, replacing Irma Ayala-Olson, who is becoming a learning director at Rivera Middle School.
Two UC Merced researchers are slated to take part in the UC Drought Science, Policy and Management Summit at the state Capitol on Friday.
The Boys & Girls Club of Merced County will have extra cause for celebration during its biggest fundraiser of the year, because it's turning 20. The organization's annual dinner gala will celebrate its two decades in operation.
Robert Macias lost most of his left leg in an industrial accident in El Nido more than 24 years ago.
A coalition of Native American groups and cattle ranchers -- the Cowboy and Indian Alliance -- take a horseback ride around the Mall in Washington, D.C. as a protest of the proposed construction of the Keystone XL pipeline, April 22, 2014.
Oviedo hasn't pitched in a major league game since Sep. 21, 2011, when he was known as Leo Nunez.
Toby Lanzer told The Associated Press in a phone interview Tuesday that the killings are "quite possibly a game-changer" for a conflict that has been raging since mid-December.