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  1. Level 3 sex offender arrested in CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | Post-Bulletin

    A Level 3 sex offender who disappeared during his supervised release while living in Rochester is in custody in California. Michael James Costa, 38, was declared a fugitive status on April 14 by the Minnesota Department of Corrections.

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  2. California road repair deal will raise gas tax, vehicle feesRead the original story

    16 min ago | My Mother Lode

    Fuel taxes and vehicle fees are set to increase for California residents after state lawmakers passed a major transportation funding deal championed by the governor. The legislation, known as SB1, aims to raise $52.4 billion over 10 years to fix a massive backlog in road and bridge repairs.

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  3. Black man punched by California officer files rights lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | Albany Times Union

    Nandi Cain, center, answers a reporters question concerning the alleged beating he received from a Sacramento Police officer two weeks ago during a news conference Monday, April 24, 2017, in Sacramento, Calif. Cain's attorney, John Burris, right, announced that a federal civil rights lawsuit has been filed against the city and county of Sacramento for allegations that Cain was beaten by Sacramento Police Officer Anthony Figueroa, who had stopped Cain for jaywalking.

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  4. 'I love Arnold'Read the original story

    1 hr ago | World News Report

    Ty Wright/Getty Images Ohio Gov. John Kasich told Business Insider on Monday that he was "very honored" by movie star and former California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger endorsing the Ohio Republican for president again in 2020.

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  5. County hopes new solar speed signs will slow drivers, curb accidents along Santiago Canyon RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Wave

    Orange County Supervisor Todd Spitzer takes a ride in a cherry picker during a press event for new solar-powered radar speed feedback signs along Santiago Canyon Road in Silverado, California, on Monday, April 24, 2017. The county of Orange is installing five solar radar signs along Santiago Canyon between Cook's Corner and the 241 toll road.

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  6. DNA evidence confirms a mountain lion snatched a small dog from owner's bedroomRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Los Angeles Times

    DNA evidence left behind in a San Mateo County home confirms that it was a big cat that snatched a woman's little dog last week. The incident happened at about 3 a.m. April 17 as the woman and her child slept in her bedroom.

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  7. John Kasich on Arnold Schwarzenegger endorsing him for...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Greenwich Citizen

    Ohio Gov. John Kasich told Business Insider on Monday that he was "very honored" by movie star and former California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger endorsing the Ohio Republican for president again in 2020. ," Kasich said that he would get out of politics "for at least that year and a half" when his term as governor ends in early 2019.

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  8. CDA Cares San Mateo Dental Clinic Delivers Oral Health Services to...Read the original story

    1 hr ago | PRWeb

    The oral health need in our state remains dire - as we saw by the long line of people seeking care this weekend. The California Dental Association Foundation's two-day volunteer dental clinic, CDA Cares , provided nearly $1.6 million in charitable dental services to 1,961 people during the April 22-23 event at the San Mateo Event Center.

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  9. Ann Coulter's backers at UC Berkeley file lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Berkeley students who invited Ann Coulter to s... . FILE - In this Feb. 12, 2011 file photo, Ann Coulter waves to the audience after speaking at the Conservative Political Action Conference in Washington.

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  10. Gabby Smith Claims Third Pac-12 Player of the Week AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | USC Trojans

    For the third time this season, USC's junior Gabby Smith has won Pac-12 Player of the Week honors. This is Smith's third time winning the award this season, which makes her the most decorated Pac-12 women's tennis player in regards to this honor in the 2017 season.

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  11. French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen steps down as leader of National Front partyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    Marine Le Pen's move on Monday appears to be a way for her to embrace a wide range of potential voters ahead of France's presidential runoff. She is running against centrist Emmanuel Macron, who received the most votes in Sunday's first round.

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  12. The Latest: Teacher to return to Tennessee to face chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. - The Latest on the arrest of a Tennessee teacher charged with kidnapping a 15-year-old student : The man charged in the kidnapping of a Tennessee girl acknowledged in California federal court that he is the suspect and agreed to return to Tennessee to face charges there.

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  13. Pilot killed in crash of replica WWI-era plane in CaliforniaRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | UAport

    Updated 5:50 pm, Sunday, April 23, 2017 Photo: AP Image 1of/3 Caption Close Image 1 of 3 This photo provided by the San Luis Obispo County Sheriff's Department shows the wreckage of replica World War I-era biplane that crashed in a field near Paso Robles, Calif., on California's central coast Sunday, April 23, 2017.

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  14. 2 dead in shooting at California maintenance facilityRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | My Mother Lode

    A work-related dispute escalated into a shooting Monday that left two people dead at a California Department of Transportation maintenance facility in Northern California. California Highway Patrol investigators said they believe a Caltrans employee got into an altercation with his supervisor around 7 a.m. at the facility in Rio Dell, about 190 miles northwest of Sacramento.

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  15. Calif. man arrested in son's disappearance after found in parkRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    A California man has been arrested after he was found passed out in a park following the disappearance of his 5-year-old son. Aramazd Andressian Sr., 34, was arrested Saturday on charges of child endangerment and child abduction after officials found him unconscious in South Pasadena's Arroyo Park early that morning.

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  16. Shooter, victim dead at Caltrans facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | SFGate

    A work-related dispute escalated into a shooting Monday that left two people dead at a California Department of Transportation maintenance facility in Northern California. California Highway Patrol investigators said they believe a Caltrans employee got into an altercation with his supervisor around 7 a.m. at the facility in Rio Dell, about 190 miles northwest of Sacramento.

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  17. To prevent new infections, stop criminalizing people living with HIVRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Hill

    In 2009, Nick Rhoades was sentenced to 25 years in an Iowa prison and placed on a sex offender registry for not disclosing his HIV status to a sexual partner - despite the fact that he used a condom and that the amount of virus detectable in his blood was so low he could not possibly have transmitted HIV sexually. Although the partner did not test positive for HIV and was not in fact exposed to HIV, Rhoades was prosecuted and convicted under Iowa's law criminalizing transmission of HIV as a class B felony.

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  18. Teenagers urged to wait before inhaling potRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Daily Democrat

    The teen brain isn't just an adult brain with fewer miles on it, doctors and scientists say. It's a beta version, still under construction.

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  19. Conquistadors and an etymology lesson, plus political spin gone wild.Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Monterey County Weekly

    Dear Mexican: In Jared Diamond's DVD for Guns, Germs, and Steel he mentions the classical Spanish form of horsemanship, jimeta . I have not been able to find this word used anywhere else.

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  20. 2 dead in shooting at California maintenance facilityRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

    Authorities say a work-related dispute led to a shooting that left two employees dead at a California Department of Transportation maintenance facility in Northern California. The California Highway Patrol says the shooting happened Monday morning at a Caltrans facility in Rio Dell, about 190 miles northwest of Sacramento.

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