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Canberra Times
Runs galore, and still there's moreAdam Voges salutes the crowd after ending the day on 176 not out. Photo: AP Ho
Runs galore, and still there's more
Canberra Times / Posted 2 hours ago
Adam Voges salutes the crowd after ending the day on 176 not out. Photo: AP How richly blessed Australia latterly has been with run-makers, and run-making conditions. This was true even in England last year for although what sticks in the memory is... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Runs galore, and still there's moreAdam Voges salutes the crowd after ending the day on 176 not out. Photo: AP Ho
Runs galore, and still there's more
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 hours ago
Adam Voges salutes the crowd after ending the day on 176 not out. Photo: AP How richly blessed Australia latterly has been with run-makers, and run-making conditions. This was true even in England last year for although what sticks in the memory is... Read more
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Vavel
Nishikori vence sin brillo en Memphis13-02-2016 10:03 El jugador japonés ya está en semifinales del torneo de Teness
Nishikori vence sin brillo en Memphis
Vavel / Posted 5 hours ago
13-02-2016 10:03 El jugador japonés ya está en semifinales del torneo de Tenesse, tras imponerse a Kukushkin por 6-4 6-2, en un duelo en el que hizo gala de una gran superioridad, y no entregó su saque ni en una... Read more
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Vavel
El equipo por delante13-02-2016 04:25 [Desde Belgrado] José Venancio López, ante la final de la Euro
El equipo por delante
Vavel / Posted 6 hours ago
13-02-2016 04:25 [Desde Belgrado] José Venancio López, ante la final de la Eurocopa que se le viene encima contra Rusia, confía en el éxito y la calve de esta selección: la idea de equipo y de formar un grupo compacto. Que cada... Read more
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The Age
Runs galore, and still there's moreAdam Voges salutes the crowd after ending the day on 176 not out. Photo: AP Ho
Runs galore, and still there's more
The Age / Posted 7 hours ago
Adam Voges salutes the crowd after ending the day on 176 not out. Photo: AP How richly blessed Australia latterly has been with run-makers, and run-making conditions. This was true even in England last year for although what sticks in the memory is... Read more
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Vavel
Blanco: "Estamos comprometidos con la idea del entrenador"13-02-2016 Sebastián Blanco, habló sobre el momento que vive el club después de
Blanco: "Estamos comprometidos con la idea del entrenador"
Vavel / Posted 9 hours ago
13-02-2016 Sebastián Blanco, habló sobre el momento que vive el club después de la victoria ante Boca. También señaló que se viene un año intenso para el Cuervo y todos los jugadores serán... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Republicans in Congress; how soon they forgetThings that happened when Reagan was president; the 248 Marines killed by terro
Republicans in Congress; how soon they forget
SaukValley.com / Posted 11 hours ago
Things that happened when Reagan was president; the 248 Marines killed by terrorists in Lebanon; supplies, money and arms to Afghan rebel groups, which become the Taliban; defied Congress and secretly sold arms to Iran's mullahs. The Contra affair... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Retired CHP officer inducted into National Police Hall of FameDick Augusta has received two medals of which he is very proud. In 2014 the ret
Retired CHP officer inducted into National Police Hall of Fame
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 11 hours ago
Dick Augusta has received two medals of which he is very proud. In 2014 the retired California Highway Patrol officer was awarded the American Police Hall of Fame Purple Heart Medal for a bullet wound he sustained while on patrol in East County in... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Mountain Lion Spotted in East BaySome East Bay residents are on edge after reports of a mountain lion spotted in
Mountain Lion Spotted in East Bay
NBC Bay Area / Posted 12 hours ago
Some East Bay residents are on edge after reports of a mountain lion spotted in Contra Costa County. The mountain lion was spotted by Gloria Cabral, who said she could not believe her eyes when she saw the animal during her daily hike in the Concord... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
East Bay Park District drops plan for new police center at Lake ChabotCASTRO VALLEY -- A $21.5 million plan to rebuild and expand the East Bay Region
East Bay Park District drops plan for new police center at Lake Chabot
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 13 hours ago
CASTRO VALLEY -- A $21.5 million plan to rebuild and expand the East Bay Regional Park District's police and maintenance center has been scuttled due to neighborhood opposition. The park district, which has 65 recreation areas in two counties, spent... Read more
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The Daily Review
East Bay Park District drops plan for new police center at Lake ChabotCASTRO VALLEY -- A $21.5 million plan to rebuild and expand the East Bay Region
East Bay Park District drops plan for new police center at Lake Chabot
The Daily Review / Posted 13 hours ago
CASTRO VALLEY -- A $21.5 million plan to rebuild and expand the East Bay Regional Park District's police and maintenance center has been scuttled due to neighborhood opposition. The park district, which has 65 recreation areas in two counties, spent... Read more
15h
Hawaii News Now
FBI joins search for missing 16-old in south Alabama'Finally:' Pope meets Russian Orthodox leader'Finally:' Pope meets Russian Orth
FBI joins search for missing 16-old in south Alabama
Hawaii News Now / Posted 15 hours ago
'Finally:' Pope meets Russian Orthodox leader'Finally:' Pope meets Russian Orthodox leader (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini). Pope Francis boards an airplane at Rome's Fiumicino airport on his way to a week-long trip to Mexico, Friday, Feb. 12, 2016. The... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Friday's Digital Shortcast'Finally:' Pope meets Russian Orthodox leader'Finally:' Pope meets Russian Orth
Friday's Digital Shortcast
Hawaii News Now / Posted 15 hours ago
'Finally:' Pope meets Russian Orthodox leader'Finally:' Pope meets Russian Orthodox leader (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini). Pope Francis boards an airplane at Rome's Fiumicino airport on his way to a week-long trip to Mexico, Friday, Feb. 12, 2016. The... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Lane on Kamehameha Highway remains closed because of surf damageThe state is unsure how long it will take to reopen a lane on Kamehameha Highwa
Lane on Kamehameha Highway remains closed because of surf damage
Hawaii News Now / Posted 15 hours ago
The state is unsure how long it will take to reopen a lane on Kamehameha Highway in Kaaawa that was eroded by high surf. Traffic on the two-lane artery is being contra-flowed in the area. The state Department of Transportation said the highway... Read more
15h
Inside Bay Area
West Contra Costa: selection of superintendent search firm set for SaturdayRICHMOND -- In its search for a new superintendent to replace Bruce Harter, who
West Contra Costa: selection of superintendent search firm set for Saturday
Inside Bay Area / Posted 15 hours ago
RICHMOND -- In its search for a new superintendent to replace Bruce Harter, who will retire at the end of this school year, the West Contra Costa Unified School District Board of Education will interview three superintendent search firms and vote on... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
West Contra Costa: selection of superintendent search firm set for SaturdayRICHMOND -- In its search for a new superintendent to replace Bruce Harter, who
West Contra Costa: selection of superintendent search firm set for Saturday
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 15 hours ago
RICHMOND -- In its search for a new superintendent to replace Bruce Harter, who will retire at the end of this school year, the West Contra Costa Unified School District Board of Education will interview three superintendent search firms and vote on... Read more
16h
Vavel
Com dores no joelho, Arthur desfalca Santa Cruz diante do Bahia na Copa do Nordeste12-02-2016 Atacante sentiu lesão ainda no primeiro tempo do embate contra o Amé
Com dores no joelho, Arthur desfalca Santa Cruz diante do Bahia na Copa do Nordeste
Vavel / Posted 16 hours ago
12-02-2016 Atacante sentiu lesão ainda no primeiro tempo do embate contra o América-PE pelo Campeonato Pernambucano e não vai participar da estreia Coral no... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
School district survey indicates insufficient support for parcel tax hikeRICHMOND -- A voter poll sponsored by West Contra Costa schools has revealed su
School district survey indicates insufficient support for parcel tax hike
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 16 hours ago
RICHMOND -- A voter poll sponsored by West Contra Costa schools has revealed support of between 57.1 percent and 60.7 percent for an increase in the district's current parcel tax in the November election. The increase, which would require a... Read more
18h
La Prensa San Diego
Empresario Latino de California Busca la Presidencia de Los Estados UnidosPor Estephania Baez El empresario Roque de la Fuente, reconocido por su éxito
Empresario Latino de California Busca la Presidencia de Los Estados Unidos
La Prensa San Diego / Posted 18 hours ago
Por Estephania Baez El empresario Roque de la Fuente, reconocido por su éxito empresarial en la región Tijuana-San Diego, es el nuevo candidato demócrata para la presidencia. “Rocky” como es conocido comúnmente, se registró el primero de octubre de... Read more
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La Prensa San Diego
Jesse Navarro, Su Legado Como Servidor PúblicoPOR Alexandra Mendoza Por más de 14 años, Jesse Navarro ha sido la voz hispana
Jesse Navarro, Su Legado Como Servidor Público
La Prensa San Diego / Posted 18 hours ago
POR Alexandra Mendoza Por más de 14 años, Jesse Navarro ha sido la voz hispana de la Fiscalía del Condado de San Diego. Posiblemente lo has visto en televisión, leído en los periódicos o escuchado en alguna de las cientos – quizá miles – de charlas... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
We must better utilize the freeways we haveWe're are victims of our own success -- and failures. The necessity for new to
We must better utilize the freeways we have
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 18 hours ago
We're are victims of our own success -- and failures. The necessity for new toll lanes opening along Interstate 580 later this month results from the growth of the Bay Area's job market, but also our inability to manage growth and wisely spend... Read more
18h
The Daily Review
We must better utilize the freeways we haveWe're are victims of our own success -- and failures. The necessity for new to
We must better utilize the freeways we have
The Daily Review / Posted 18 hours ago
We're are victims of our own success -- and failures. The necessity for new toll lanes opening along Interstate 580 later this month results from the growth of the Bay Area's job market, but also our inability to manage growth and wisely spend... Read more
19h
Glenwood Springs Post Independent
La preocupación de una madre sobre el fútbol americanoNo fue difícil enamorarme platónicamente, especialmente siendo yo una adolescen
La preocupación de una madre sobre el fútbol americano
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 19 hours ago
No fue difícil enamorarme platónicamente, especialmente siendo yo una adolescente de 13 años y mi vecino un atractivo jugador de fútbol americano estudiante de preparatoria. Pero en realidad solo estaba enamorada del uniforme de fútbol americano... Read more
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The Seattle Times
UW recruiting review: Two years later, Huskies’ 2014 class has stage set for optimistic futureBy mid-December 2013, a week after ChrisPetersen accepted the coaching job at W
UW recruiting review: Two years later, Huskies’ 2014 class has stage set for optimistic future
The Seattle Times / Posted 19 hours ago
By mid-December 2013, a week after ChrisPetersen accepted the coaching job at Washington, and seven weeks before National Signing Day, the new coach had a bleak outlook for his first recruiting class at UW. At that point, the Huskies had just five... Read more
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Vavel
El levantinismo, a las duras y a las maduras12-02-2016 18:34 La afición del Levante ha agotado las 114 entradas que se pusi
El levantinismo, a las duras y a las maduras
Vavel / Posted 20 hours ago
12-02-2016 18:34 La afición del Levante ha agotado las 114 entradas que se pusieron a la venta para viajar a Ipurúa en el partido contra el Eibar. La grada visitante del estadio armero estará abarrotada de... Read more
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KHSL Chico-Redding
Berkeley balcony inspection shows 400 buildings needed fixesBERKELEY, Calif. (AP) - Inspections conducted after a deadly balcony collapse i
Berkeley balcony inspection shows 400 buildings needed fixes
KHSL Chico-Redding / Posted 20 hours ago
BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) - Inspections conducted after a deadly balcony collapse in Berkeley last year show that about 400 multi-unit buildings in the city required repairs. The Contra Costa Times reports Friday that's about a fifth of 2,200 buildings... Read more
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21h
The Huffington Post
Con Infantino, secretario general de la FIFA sería africanoLONDRES (AP) — El candidato de la UEFA Gianni Infantino dice que si es elegido
Con Infantino, secretario general de la FIFA sería africano
The Huffington Post / Posted 21 hours ago
LONDRES (AP) — El candidato de la UEFA Gianni Infantino dice que si es elegido presidente de la FIFA su secretario general no sería europeo sino posiblemente africano. "Queremos abrir las puertas a la administración de la FIFA. Estoy convencido de... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Entertainment Calendar: Feb. 12–18 FRIDAY, FEB. 12 THE LOVE TRAMPS, rock/roots/funk power trio from Los Angeles
Entertainment Calendar: Feb. 12–18
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 21 hours ago
FRIDAY, FEB. 12 THE LOVE TRAMPS, rock/roots/funk power trio from Los Angeles, 9:30 p.m., Cruisers Bar, 715 Horizon Drive, 314-2554. SOUL HABIT, 6:30–9:30 p.m., ThunderStruck Valley, 436 Main St., 248-9022. FLAT... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
O FortunaCARMINA BURANA, the famed classic cantata by Carl Orff, was last week’s musical
O Fortuna
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 22 hours ago
CARMINA BURANA, the famed classic cantata by Carl Orff, was last week’s musical highlight in both Alexandria and Cairo. Conducted by Hisham Gabr, the work brought over 250 artists onto the stages of the Bibliotheca Alexandrina’s great hall on 5... Read more
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Pilipino Star
No categories for ArnellMANILA, Philippines - With a navigator, Arnell competed in Cannonball 2016 held
No categories for Arnell
Pilipino Star / Posted 22 hours ago
MANILA, Philippines - With a navigator, Arnell competed in Cannonball 2016 held in Subic on Jan. 7 with the likes of Albert Martinez to Formula Three drivers Renan Ponce Morales and Gabby dela Merced. He clinched the No. 1 spot in the 4x4 category... Read more
22h
Oakland Tribune
Richmond Library offering SAT preparation series for studentsRICHMOND -- A six-week SAT preparation workshop for college-bound teenagers is
Richmond Library offering SAT preparation series for students
Oakland Tribune / Posted 22 hours ago
RICHMOND -- A six-week SAT preparation workshop for college-bound teenagers is being offered by Richmond Public Library Teen Services to students in West Contra Costa. Participation in the 19th annual workshop can also be used to fulfill the college... Read more
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Gamasutra
Fallout 4 most nominated everLos Angeles, CA (February 9, 2016) / NAVGTR CORP. — The National Academy of Vid
Fallout 4 most nominated ever
Gamasutra / Posted 23 hours ago
Los Angeles, CA (February 9, 2016) / NAVGTR CORP. — The National Academy of Video Game Trade Reviewers, a non-profit media organization, has announced nominations for its 15th annual awards program honoring video game art, technology, and... Read more
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KCRA 3 Sacramento
Inspection reveals 400 Berekely buildings need fixesInspections conducted after a deadly balcony collapse in Berkeley last year sho
Inspection reveals 400 Berekely buildings need fixes
KCRA 3 Sacramento / Posted 23 hours ago
Inspections conducted after a deadly balcony collapse in Berkeley last year show that about 400 multi-unit buildings in the city required repairs. The Contra Costa Times reports Friday that's about a fifth of 2,200 buildings inspected. The... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Berkeley balcony inspection shows 400 buildings needed fixesBERKELEY, Calif. (AP) - Inspections conducted after a deadly balcony collapse i
Berkeley balcony inspection shows 400 buildings needed fixes
The Record Searchlight / Posted 23 hours ago
BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) - Inspections conducted after a deadly balcony collapse in Berkeley last year show that about 400 multi-unit buildings in the city required repairs. The Contra Costa Times reports Friday (http://bayareane.ws/1V8FqZ9) that's... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Berkeley Balcony Inspection Shows 400 Buildings Needed FixesBERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — Inspections conducted after a deadly balcony collapse i
Berkeley Balcony Inspection Shows 400 Buildings Needed Fixes
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 23 hours ago
BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — Inspections conducted after a deadly balcony collapse in Berkeley last year show that about 400 multi-unit buildings in the city required repairs. The Contra Costa Times reports Friday (http://bayareane.ws/1V8FqZ9) that’s... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Seniors week an emotional ride for point guard BridgesBrandon Bobcats point guard Aleah Bridges will play her final regular season ho
Seniors week an emotional ride for point guard Bridges
Brandon Sun / Posted yesterday
Brandon Bobcats point guard Aleah Bridges will play her final regular season home games as a Bobcat this weekend. Bridges helped rebuild the program in her three years in Brandon. (FILE PHOTO) The past three years have been some of the most... Read more
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Business Wire
Western Union Alienta a los Consumidores a Estar Atentos a las Estafas Telefónicas que Imitan al IRSENGLEWOOD, Colorado--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Western Union Company (NYSE: WU), un
Western Union Alienta a los Consumidores a Estar Atentos a las Estafas Telefónicas que Imitan al IRS
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
ENGLEWOOD, Colorado--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Western Union Company (NYSE: WU), un líder en servicios globales de pago, alienta a los consumidores a estar atentos ante una agresiva y creciente estafa telefónica que imita al IRS y tiene por objeto a los... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Seniors week an emotional ride for point guard BridgesThe past three years have been some of the most challenging times in Aleah Brid
Seniors week an emotional ride for point guard Bridges
Brandon Sun / Posted yesterday
The past three years have been some of the most challenging times in Aleah Bridges’ life and there’s a part of her that’s not ready to move on. However, time isn’t so kind. The Brandon University Bobcats women’s basketball team closes out the home... Read more
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Vavel
Benfica x Porto: consolidação táctica contra equipa à procura de nova cara12-02-2016 O que mudou desde o Porto 1-0 Benfica da primeira volta? Em Vavel Po
Benfica x Porto: consolidação táctica contra equipa à procura de nova cara
Vavel / Posted yesterday
12-02-2016 O que mudou desde o Porto 1-0 Benfica da primeira volta? Em Vavel Portugal damos-lhe conta das transformações ocorridas nos dois rivais, analisamos os momentos de... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Oakley to put library parcel tax on ballotOAKLEY -- City leaders decided this week to place a library development parcel
Oakley to put library parcel tax on ballot
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted yesterday
OAKLEY -- City leaders decided this week to place a library development parcel tax before local voters on the June 7 ballot to construct a new Oakley Library and Community Learning Center in the downtown. The upcoming measure will be part of the... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Utah Jazz star Gordon Hayward not shy about loving video games, pens 'The Case for Gaming'SALT LAKE CITY — Utah Jazz forward Gordon Hayward has never been shy about his
Utah Jazz star Gordon Hayward not shy about loving video games, pens 'The Case for Gaming'
FOX 13 Utah / Posted yesterday
SALT LAKE CITY — Utah Jazz forward Gordon Hayward has never been shy about his love for video games, and in an editorial published Thursday in The Player’s Tribune he makes “The Case for Gaming.” Hayward has gotten attention for his video game... Read more
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Business Wire
Veritas avança na retenção e mitigação de riscos com inovações que melhoram a governança da informaçãoMOUNTAIN VIEW, Califórnia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Veritas Technologies, líder em gere
Veritas avança na retenção e mitigação de riscos com inovações que melhoram a governança da informação
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Califórnia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Veritas Technologies, líder em gerenciamento da informação, anunciou hoje novas inovações para Enterprise Vault™ 12 e Data Insight 5.1 incluindo a classificação avançada, suporte para Box e fluxos de... Read more
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Vavel
Dedé desabafa sobre altos preços de ingressos no futebol: “Covardia com o torcedor”12-02-2016 Zagueiro do Cruzeiro se mostrou contra aos valores dos passes para a
Dedé desabafa sobre altos preços de ingressos no futebol: “Covardia com o torcedor”
Vavel / Posted yesterday
12-02-2016 Zagueiro do Cruzeiro se mostrou contra aos valores dos passes para assistir uma partida de futebol; jogador pediu para clubes analisarem um preço mais... Read more
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Vavel
Ceará anuncia iFood como patrocinador máster para disputa da Copa do Nordeste12-02-2016 Após mais de um ano sem estampar uma marca no local nobre da camisa,
Ceará anuncia iFood como patrocinador máster para disputa da Copa do Nordeste
Vavel / Posted yesterday
12-02-2016 Após mais de um ano sem estampar uma marca no local nobre da camisa, o Ceará fecha acordo com empresa de delivery online O Ceará anunciou na tarde desta... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
Jury says in-custody death last summer was accidentalANTIOCH -- A 34-year-old man who struggled with officers last summer died from
Jury says in-custody death last summer was accidental
Inside Bay Area / Posted yesterday
ANTIOCH -- A 34-year-old man who struggled with officers last summer died from a heart attack likely brought about by methamphetamine use, a coroner's inquest jury determined. Rakeem Rucks of Antioch died on June 25, 2015, in the common area of an... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Jury says in-custody death last summer was accidentalANTIOCH -- A 34-year-old man who struggled with officers last summer died from
Jury says in-custody death last summer was accidental
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted yesterday
ANTIOCH -- A 34-year-old man who struggled with officers last summer died from a heart attack likely brought about by methamphetamine use, a coroner's inquest jury determined. Rakeem Rucks of Antioch died on June 25, 2015, in the common area of an... Read more
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J Weekly
Billboard in Contra Costa County raises eyebrowsA billboard on Interstate 680 opposing U.S. financial support of Israel will st
Billboard in Contra Costa County raises eyebrows
J Weekly / Posted yesterday
A billboard on Interstate 680 opposing U.S. financial support of Israel will stay up for two more weeks, the remainder of its four-week lease, said Ilana Kaufman, program officer of the S.F.-based Jewish federation. Dan Lapporte, president of... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Teacher raises included in contract approved by West County school boardRICHMOND -- West Contra Costa schools trustees on Wednesday approved a new cont
Teacher raises included in contract approved by West County school board
Oakland Tribune / Posted yesterday
RICHMOND -- West Contra Costa schools trustees on Wednesday approved a new contract with its teachers union, in a deal that may not help with teacher recruitment as much as had hoped and will require some program cuts to fulfill, according to a board... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
Richmond: Teacher raises included in contract approved by West County school boardRICHMOND -- West Contra Costa schools trustees on Wednesday approved a new cont
Richmond: Teacher raises included in contract approved by West County school board
The Fremont Argus / Posted yesterday
RICHMOND -- West Contra Costa schools trustees on Wednesday approved a new contract with its teachers union, in a deal that may not help with teacher recruitment as much as had hoped and will require some program cuts to fulfill, according to a board... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
Teacher raises included in contract approved by West County school boardRICHMOND -- West Contra Costa schools trustees on Wednesday approved a new cont
Teacher raises included in contract approved by West County school board
Inside Bay Area / Posted yesterday
RICHMOND -- West Contra Costa schools trustees on Wednesday approved a new contract with its teachers union, in a deal that may not help with teacher recruitment as much as hoped and will require some program cuts to fulfill, according to a board... Read more
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