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  1. Fullera s Senate ascension cements region as GOP power baseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | The Fresno Bee

    Bakersfield Republican Jean Fuller was elected Thursday as state Senate minority leader, more than two months ahead of her originally planned Nov. 1 transition to the post. Fuller takes over from state Sen. Bob Huff, R-San Dimas, and once again gives the San Joaquin Valley the top Republican leadership posts in the state Legislature at the same time.

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  2. California Highway Patrol officers, others eyed in killingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | The Fresno Bee

    Three current and former California Highway Patrol officers, a prominent criminal defense lawyer and five other people were arrested Friday in connection with the disappearance and killing of a Central Valley man. Law enforcement officials announced the arrests at a brief news conference in Modesto, California.

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  3. Prominent Modesto defense attorney Frank Carson arrested on...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2013 | The Fresno Bee

    Prominent Modesto criminal defense attorney Frank Carson has been arrested on suspicion of first-degree murder in the death of Korey Kauffman, a Turlock man found dead in Mariposa County a year and a half after he went missing. A 326-page arrest affidavit details an alleged conspiracy, with Carson identified as its ringleader.

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  4. California suspect in 6 homicides charged with murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | The Fresno Bee

    A Northern California man suspected of killing four children and two women was formally charged with murder for one of the homicides. The Stanislaus County district attorney's office on Thursday charged 30-year-old Martin Martinez with murder and child endangerment for the October death of his girlfriend's 2-year-old boy.

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  5. Suspect in Modesto massacre arrested as he left movie theaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | The Fresno Bee

    From left, Misty Fulton and son Nicholas, 6, and Meghan Rupp and son Matix, 6, remember slain Modesto doctor Amanda Crews, her children and the other victims during a vigil at Standiford Park in Modesto on Monday. Both of the boys were classmates with Crew's daughter Elizabeth.

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  6. Suspect in Modesto massacre charged with murder in October death of 2-year-old boyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | The Fresno Bee

    Police say the man suspected in the weekend deaths of his former girlfriend, their infant daughter and three other family members in a Village I home is facing a murder charge in the October death of a 2-year-old boy, according to Modesto police. Martin "Marty" Martinez, 30, was arrested early Sunday in San Jose after driving there from Modesto, according to authorities.

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  7. Police believe suspect in 5 homicides also killed 2-year-oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2015 | The Fresno Bee

    Police said Monday that a suspect in the homicides of five people whose bodies were found in a Northern California home this weekend is also responsible for the death of a toddler left in his care last year. Martin "Marty" Martinez, 30, was arrested early Sunday morning as he left a San Jose movie theater with his father.

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  8. Details emerge after suspect arrested in five deaths at Modesto homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2015 | The Fresno Bee

    Modesto detectives investigating the multiple homicides on Nob Hill Court in Modesto on July 18, 2015, have arrested Martin Martinez , 30, of Modesto, on suspicion of murder in the case. He was taken into custody by San Jose police and booked into Santa Clara County Jail, according to the Modesto Police Department.

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  9. Suspect arrested in deaths of five people at east Modesto homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2015 | The Fresno Bee

    A 30-year-old man described as the "person of interest" related to the discovery of five bodies at a Modesto home on Saturday was booked into Santa Clara County Jail on suspicion of murder. Later Sunday morning, he was arrested, about 20 hours after officers discovered the bodies of three children and two adults in a house on Nob Hill Court in the Village One community in northeast Modesto.

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  10. Children, adults found dead in Northeast Modesto homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2015 | The Fresno Bee

    The bodies of three children and two adults were found Saturday afternoon in a Northeast Modesto home; police are seeking help in finding a "person of interest" in relation to the incident. Modesto Police public information officer Heather Graves said police are looking for Martin Martinez, 30, of Modesto, who drives a 2000 red Lincoln Navigator with the license plate number 7CNN611.

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  11. 5 bodies found inside Northeast Modesto houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2015 | The Fresno Bee

    Five bodies were found Saturday afternoon in an east Modesto home after police received a call for a security check. Police were called at 3:30 p.m. Saturday to the 2600 block of Nob Hill Court in a residential area near Floyd Avenue between Oakdale Road and Roselle Avenue.

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  12. Experts discuss the drought and water policy at Modesto summitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | The Fresno Bee

    The audience listens as panelists speak Wednesday evening on stage at the Gallo Center For The Arts in downtown Modesto, Calif. during the Valley Water Summit sponsored by The Modesto Bee and The City of Modesto.

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  13. Retrial in Chandra Levy case set for 2016, but details unresolvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | The Fresno Bee

    Prosecutors and defense attorneys now know the retrial of the man convicted of killing former intern Chandra Levy should start March 1, 2016, nearly 15 years after her disappearance first attracted national attention. But while resolving Friday on when to start the retrial of Ingmar Guandique, attorneys and the newly assigned judge now overseeing the high-profile case still face crucial questions whose answers will unfold over many months.

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  14. New trial ordered in Chandra Levy murder caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | The Fresno Bee

    Punctuating an extraordinary sequence of events that has slowly unfolded over the past several years, District of Columbia Superior Court Judge Gerald Fisher granted the new-trial request made by attorneys for Ingmar Guandique. The new trial will feature different attorneys arguing before a new judge who must now come quickly up to speed on a murder mystery that has, at times, attracted both national notoriety and fevered speculation.

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  15. D.C. judge orders new trial in Chandra Levy murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | The Fresno Bee

    Punctuating an extraordinary sequence of events that has slowly unfolded over the past several years, D.C. Superior Court Judge Gerald Fisher granted the new-trial request made by attorneys for Ingmar Guandique. The new trial will feature different attorneys arguing before a new judge who must now come quickly up to speed on a murder mystery that has, at times, attracted both national notoriety and fevered speculation.

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  16. Judge grants new trial in death of intern Chandra LevyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | The Fresno Bee

    In this May 28, 2002 file photo taken at the Modesto Centre Plaza in Modesto, Calif. photos of Chandra Levy are on display as musicians, right, stand by at the memorial service for Levy.

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  17. New trial expected for man convicted in Chandra Levy deathRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | The Fresno Bee

    A man convicted of killing Washington intern Chandra Levy is expected to get a new trial after government attorneys on Friday said the "interests of justice" would best be served by one. On Friday, after more than a year of sporadic hearings and legal wrangling, government attorneys withdrew their opposition to a new trial for Ingmar Guandique.

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  18. Pistachio tree disorder could affect 20,000 California acresRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2015 | The Fresno Bee

    The Modesto Bee says Duarte Nursery sold a type of pistachio tree that had bushy top syndrome, which causes stunted growth and other problems. It's unclear whether the cause is a mutation or a bacteria.

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  19. Stanislaus County nursery deals with problem pistachio treesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2015 | The Fresno Bee

    A Stanislaus County nursery sold a widely planted type of pistachio tree that has posed serious problems for growers in the San Joaquin Valley. As many as 20,000 acres could be affected by a disorder that is known as bushy top syndrome and has resulted in stunted growth and other problems, said Robert Klein, manager of the California Pistachio Research Board in Fresno.

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  20. Feds forecast strong almond crop despite droughtRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | The Fresno Bee

    The federal government on Tuesday projected an almond crop of 1.85 billion pounds in California this year, short of the record but still strong considering the drought. The estimate is down 1% from last year and 9% from the record harvest of 2.03 billion pounds in 2011.

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