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 2018-04-25 17:11 

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Letter to the editor: Back door deals...

I would like to comment on the so called Latino leadership deciding who should run against Supervisor David Couch for the redrawn Fourth District seat. I just think it's ironic that these eight or so people decided who can run......

 2018-04-25 17:06 

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Letter to the editor: Put away phones, mom and dad...

Time and time again I have heard how much technology is changing us. How we are becoming so dependent on technology that future generations will have no idea what a VHS tape is, and now, in light of digital download......

 2018-04-25 17:04 

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Man shot and killed in Wasco Tuesday night...

A 51-year-old man was shot and killed in Wasco late Tuesday, according to the coroner's office....

 2018-04-25 16:59 

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Community Voices: Donny...

Victoria; Nicole; Tayllor; Elaina; Yessenia; Mariela; Sandra; Joseph; Armando; Selene...

 2018-04-25 16:52 

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Iraq's move to rush oil bidding could deter some firms...

BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq is opening more of its untapped oil and gas resources to foreign developers, hoping to boost revenues after its costly war with the Islamic State group, but analysts say the rushed bidding process — now timed......

 2018-04-25 16:52 

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Letter to the editor: McCarthy for president? Why not...

Whether you're a Republican or Democrat, having Bakersfield's own Kevin McCarthy become the Speaker of the House could benefit us....

 2018-04-25 16:51 

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Letter to the editor: Debating myself on gun control...

Proponents of gun control argue that mass shootings happen with such frequency because guns are so easy to obtain. They believe that strictly regulating firearms will stop the massacres. They argue that the government can prevent them by implementing stri...

 2018-04-25 16:50 

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'Major announcement' planned on elusive serial killer...

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Authorities in California plan to make a "major announcement" in the case of an elusive serial killer they say committed at least 12 homicides, 45 rapes and dozens of burglaries across the state in the 1970s......

 2018-04-25 16:49 

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South Dakota State University cutting tennis programs...

BROOKINGS, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota State University is cutting its men's and women's tennis programs at the end of the academic year....

 2018-04-25 16:47 

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Letter to the Editor: McCarthy's town hall meetings...

In reference to the recent letter writer who bemoans Congressman Kevin McCarthy's reluctance to hold live town hall meetings, I'll credit him for already knowing the answer. But the truth needs to be pointed out to others....

 2018-04-25 16:46 

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SIFLEX elige el soporte de Rimini Street para su aplicacin SAP...

LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--abr. 25, 2018--Rimini Street, Inc. (Nasdaq: RMNI), un proveedor global de productos y servicios de software empresarial, y proveedor lder de soporte externo para productos de software Oracle y SAP, anunci hoy que SIFLEX, un fab...

 2018-04-25 16:46 

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Uavia Secures a First $2.5m Financing Round and Completes Its Executive Team to Roll out Uavia Robotics Platform, the First Industry-Grade Platform for Connected Robotics...

MENLO PARK, Calif. & PARIS & LYON, France--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 25, 2018--Uavia announces today the closing of its first round of financing with Airbus Ventures, industry-backed fund Sofimac Innovation, Bpifrance as well as a pool of seasoned entrepreneur...

 2018-04-25 16:45 

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Fats, food and fun: 1st weekend of Jazz Fest kicks off...

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Thousands of people are converging on the Crescent City this week for the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival. The festival takes place over two weekends at the city's Fair Grounds Race Course and features out-of-town......

 2018-04-25 16:41 

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Spartak and Zenit fined in latest Russia fan racism cases...

MOSCOW (AP) — Spartak Moscow and Zenit St. Petersburg have both been fined for racist chants by their fans, the latest such incident in World Cup host nation Russia....

 2018-04-25 16:41 

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Community Voices: For solving amok schools, counselor has the right idea, almost...

In her April 18 Community Voices column, "A school run amok: A counselor's perspective," Katie Price is on the right track in resolving a major problem in local high schools. She is so close yet not quite where she really......

 2018-04-25 16:39 

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RJD Green Inc. Announces a Joint Venture Agreement with The WellBen Group...

TULSA, OK, April 25, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- RJD Green Inc. (OTCPK: RJDG) announced the launching of their joint venture with WellBen Group, a certified counselors group, offering health and wellness programs. WellBen, as a service organization, creates ...

 2018-04-25 16:33 

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Trump seems likely to win travel ban case at Supreme Court...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump appears likely to win his travel ban case at the Supreme Court....

 2018-04-25 16:33 

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Coveris Announces Receipt of Regulatory Approvals for Sale of its Americas Business...

CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 25, 2018--Coveris Holdings S.A. ("Coveris" or "the Company"), a premier global packaging manufacturer, today announced that all regulatory approvals required to complete the previously announced sale of its Am...

 2018-04-25 16:33 

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Letter to the Editor: Understand the value of Sikhs...

This letter is in response to the article written by Joseph Luiz titled, "Sikhs' effort to rename park sparks alternative petition," which discussed the petition signed by people opposed to renaming Stonecreek Park for Jaswant Singh Khalra....

 2018-04-25 16:32 

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Resorts World Catskills Welcomes Jerry Seinfeld Back to the Catskills...

MONTICELLO, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 25, 2018--Resorts World Catskills, New York's largest integrated casino resort destination, announced today that legendary comedian, creator, writer, and producer Jerry Seinfeld will perform his signature stand-u...

 2018-04-25 16:31 

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Heat wait for Wade, will look for ways to improve...

MIAMI (AP) — If there was any reason for solace in the Miami Heat locker room after the final game of the season in Philadelphia, it was this: They knew they lost to a better team....

 2018-04-25 16:31 

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Principal Innovates Underwriting Process to Help Break Down Barriers to Insurance Coverage...

DES MOINES, Iowa--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 25, 2018--Principal Financial Group leader Neal Halder highlighted new trends in the underwriting process to eliminate barriers to coverage today at the 2018 Global Insurance Symposium in Des Moines, Iowa. Principal ...

 2018-04-25 16:31 

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Organa Brands is the First Cannabis Company to Be Named a Top Workplace by the Denver Post...

DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 25, 2018--Organa Brands, the world's leading cannabis distributor, has been named a 2018 Top Workplace by The Denver Post. Organa Brands is deeply humbled to be the first cannabis company to have received this honor....

 2018-04-25 16:30 

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LiveWorld Appoints Seasoned Healthcare and Venture Capital Professionals to Board of Directors...

SAN JOSE, Calif. & NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 25, 2018--LiveWorld, Inc. (OTC Markets: LVWD), the leading social customer experience company announced today the addition of Arthur A. Ushijima, CEO and President of The Queen's Health Systems (Queen&...

 2018-04-25 16:30 

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Judge deals setback to Trump on 'Dreamers' program...

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Trump administration must resume a program that has shielded hundreds of thousands of young immigrants from deportation, a federal judge has ruled, but the government has 90 days to restate its arguments before the order......

 2018-04-25 16:30 

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Phillips, Dorow lead Hickory to 4-1 win over Greensboro...

HICKORY, N.C. (AP) -- Tyler Phillips tossed a five-hit complete game and Ryan Dorow hit a two-run home run, as the Hickory Crawdads topped the Greensboro Grasshoppers 4-1 in the first game of a doubleheader on Wednesday....

 2018-04-25 16:29 

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Foster's troubles leave hole for 49ers heading into draft...

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — San Francisco 49ers general manager John Lynch felt like he had filled a hole at middle linebacker when he drafted Reuben Foster in the first round a year ago....

 2018-04-25 16:29 

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Waffle House suspect: Erratic behavior years before shooting...

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Travis Reinking's erratic behavior began years before police say he showed up without pants at a Waffle House restaurant and killed four people with an assault-style rifle....

 2018-04-25 16:27 

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PeopleFluent is to be acquired by Learning Technologies Group (LTG)...

-- LTG is a Leader in Technology-Driven Workplace Learning: Revenue was up 84% in 2017, and stock price increased 85% in the last 12 months -- Companies complement each other geographically: 63% of LTG's revenue are from Europe/UK; 85% of......

 2018-04-25 16:26 

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Cardinals still in search of elusive long-term QB solution...

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — It's a new world for the Arizona Cardinals — a new head coach, new offense, new coordinators and an old problem....

 2018-04-25 16:25 

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Waffle House suspect's ex-bosses asked feds to help him...

SALIDA, Colorado (AP) — The co-owner of a Colorado crane company that once employed the Waffle House shooting suspect said they urged the Secret Service to try to help him after he was arrested at the White House last year....

 2018-04-25 16:24 

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Shawcor Announces Conference Call/Webcast to Discuss First Quarter Results, Wednesday, May 9, 2018 at 10:00am ET...

TORONTO, April 25, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Shawcor Ltd. (TSX:SCL) announced today that it expects to report its financial results for the period ended March 31st, 2018 on Tuesday, May 8th after the close of trading on the TSX....

 2018-04-25 16:21 

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LA Rams start draft in 3rd round after big veteran pickups...

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — General manager Les Snead already made most of his big offseason moves well before this draft....

 2018-04-25 16:19 

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Contending Saints enter draft looking for final touches...

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Saints general manager Mickey Loomis has been around long enough to appreciate the fleeting nature of success in the NFL, particularly as it relates to draft bonanzas and busts....

 2018-04-25 16:18 

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Buccaneers seek more help for QB Winston at NFL draft...

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Jason Licht says one valuable lesson he's learned in four years of running Tampa Bay's draft is to trust his instinct....

 2018-04-25 16:17 

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Sallie Mae Recognized as a Leader in Board Diversity...

NEWARK, Del.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 25, 2018--SLM Corporation (Nasdaq: SLM) — more commonly known as Sallie Mae, the nation's saving, planning, and paying for college company — was recently recognized as a Winning "W" Company by 202...

 2018-04-25 16:17 

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Stealth Mark Collaborates with Oak Ridge National Labs on Next Generation Authentication...

HOFFMAN ESTATES, IL , April 25, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Wellness Center USA, Inc.'s (OTCQB: WCUI ) wholly-owned subsidiary, StealthCo, Inc., dba Stealth Mark, is pleased to announce that they have concluded licensing of a patent for technology that i...

 2018-04-25 16:16 

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No pressing needs for Falcons heading into wide-open draft...

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — The Atlanta Falcons are used to focusing on one or two positions in the NFL draft....

 2018-04-25 16:15 

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National Council for Behavioral Health Honors Excellence in Addiction Treatment, Behavioral Health Integration, Advocacy...

NATIONAL HARBOR, Md.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 25, 2018--Decreasing inappropriate use of opioids and supporting evidence-based tools to fight the opioid epidemic, boosting integrated mental health treatment and Mental Health First Aid training for police are ...

 2018-04-25 16:15 

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Panthers' Hurney: Not trading away future 1st-rounder again...

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Watching the NFL draft at home on television the past five years has given Marty Hurney a different perspective on how he'll approach his decision-making process in his second stint as Carolina Panthers general manager....

 2018-04-25 16:15 

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One officer has died in Dallas Home Depot shooting...

DALLAS — One police officer has died and another was critically wounded in a shooting Tuesday by a gunman inside a Home Depot store in northeast Dallas, which set off a five-hour manhunt that ended with the chase and arrest......

 2018-04-25 16:14 

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Commission dances around name, image and likeness debate...

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Commission on College Basketball danced around whether college athletes should be able to cash in on their names, images and likenesses, but Condoleezza Rice's remarks to the NCAA suggested she thinks it is good idea....

 2018-04-25 16:14 

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Vick to be assistant on Atlanta's new spring football team...

ATLANTA (AP) — Michael Vick's second try for a football championship in Atlanta will come as a coach....

 2018-04-25 16:14 

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Bears could boost offensive line or defense with No. 8 pick...

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — From an offensive-minded head coach to a new set of receivers, the Chicago Bears have spent the offseason adding pieces to help Mitchell Trubisky develop into the franchise quarterback they believe he can become....

 2018-04-25 16:12 

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Peter Rasmussen Named Vice President of Business Development at USA Risk Group...

BARRE, Vt.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 25, 2018--USA Risk Group, a leading independent captive management firm, announced today that Peter Rasmussen was named Vice President of Business Development. Rasmussen will be responsible for driving all sales activity a...

 2018-04-25 16:12 

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New GM but familiar needs on defense for Green Bay Packers...

MILWAUKEE (AP) — A new general manager is in charge of making the picks in the NFL draft this year for the Green Bay Packers, who are stocked with new faces on the coaching staff....

 2018-04-25 16:11 

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New Private Investment Banking Firm Hennepin Partners to Focus on Lower Middle Market...

MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 25, 2018--The partners of two Minneapolis investment banking firms, Quetico Partners and the Craig-Hallum M&A group, have formed a new private investment banking firm. The new firm, Hennepin Partners, will focus on offeri...

 2018-04-24 16:52 

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Supervisors move main issues to afternoon session...

Kern County Supervisors cut short their Tuesday morning meeting — pushing back the main issues on their agenda to their 2 p.m. session....

 2018-04-24 16:44 

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All 3 California men found dead in parked SUV were shot...

BURBANK, Calif. (AP) — Southern California investigators say all three men found dead inside a parked SUV were shot in the head....

 2018-04-24 16:43 

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Facebook rules at a glance: What's banned, exactly?...

NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook has revealed for the first time just what, exactly, is banned on its service in a new Community Standards document released on Tuesday. It's an updated version of the internal rules the company has used......

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