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2014/07/27 04:34
2014/07/27 04:34
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Calvary (R): A priest (Brendan Gleeson) is threatened during confession by one of the members of his parish and must face the consequences. Guardians of the Galaxy (PG-13) The Marvel Comics space...
2014/07/27 04:34
2014/07/27 04:34
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2014/07/25 23:59
2014/07/25 23:59
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Wyatt Wyckoff has already experienced many high points in his wrestling career. Back-to-back runner-up finishes at the California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) state championships is certainly a...
2014/07/25 06:15
2014/07/25 06:15
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PLEASANTON, Calif. (AP) — A mother charged with leaving two toddlers in a car while she gambled at a Northern California casino has been ordered held by a judge who deemed her a flight risk. Phaley...
2014/07/24 22:05
2014/07/24 22:05
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... wish I had a time frame, I really don't know what it's going to be," Allen said, per the Contra Costa Times. "It's disappointing for him and for me because he's a guy we were counting on being able...
2014/07/24 16:05
2014/07/24 16:05
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LIVERMORE (AP) >> A mother accused of leaving two toddlers in a car while she gambled at a Northern California casino is facing child endangerment charges. Phaley Nget, 37, of Oakland was...
2014/07/23 06:22
2014/07/23 06:22
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Major water districts in California are quietly considering using property taxes -- and possibly raising them without a vote of the public -- to help fund Gov. Jerry Brown's $25 billion plan to build...
2014/07/22 14:15
2014/07/22 14:15
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HERCULES, Calif. (AP) — Prosecutors say a man accused in the slaying of a retired San Francisco Bay area schoolteacher attempted an escape from jail by trying to carve his way out of a cell...
2014/07/21 20:29
2014/07/21 20:29
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I learned a long time ago that swigging a bottle of ice cold diet soda may quench my thirst on a hot day, but it won't help my energy level. I usually avoid store-bought power and granola bars to rev...
2014/07/20 17:18
2014/07/20 17:18
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Silicon Valley millionaire investor Tim Draper announced last week that his proposal to split California into six separate states gathered enough signatures to place the measure on a ballot in...
2014/07/20 14:43
2014/07/20 14:43
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Don't miss: 'Endeavour' Season 2 of this Masterpiece Mystery! series comes to a gripping finale as young Detective Constable Endeavour Morse (Shaun Evans) investigates two cases that initially seem...
2014/07/20 04:34
2014/07/20 04:34
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Boyhood (R): Director Richard Linklater spent 12 years filming the coming-of-age tale of a boy named Mason. Ethan Hawke and Patricia Arquette play his divorced parents. And So It Goes (PG-13):...
2014/07/19 01:45
2014/07/19 01:45
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Vallejo is soon to get a permanent reminder of its important role in Cold War-era submarine warfare. A memorial honoring the USS Vallejo, one of the seven nuclear submarines built at Mare Island,...
2014/07/17 17:44
2014/07/17 17:44
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RICHMOND -- Landrin Kelly's son was on the cusp of taking another leap in what promised to be a lifetime of achievements. Instead, 18-year-old Terrance Kelly was shot and killed on a street in the...
2014/07/17 15:45
2014/07/17 15:45
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CONCORD -- Seventy years ago today, a horrific explosion at the Port Chicago Naval munitions base claimed hundreds of lives. It also laid bare the ugly truth about racism in the United States military...
2014/07/16 22:22
2014/07/16 22:22
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DEAR JOAN: I am asking that each of you who has a swimming pool put a long board or branch in it, reaching from the bottom to the top rim of the pool AND making sure its anchored and not just floating...
2014/07/16 14:15
2014/07/16 14:15
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MARTINEZ, Calif. (AP) — A Northern California man has been sentenced to 194 years to life in prison for molesting boys in the 1990s. A Contra Costa County Superior Court judge on Tuesday imposed...
2014/07/15 10:16
2014/07/15 10:16
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... A measure that will let Californians vote on abolishing California appears to be headed for 2016 ballots. Billionaire venture capitalist Tim Draper says he has gathered enough signatures for his...
2014/07/11 23:16
2014/07/11 23:16
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... Shoppers at a grocery store in Concord, Calif., got an unexpected surprise at the register this week: free food courtesy of an anonymous stranger, reports the Contra Costa Times. The Good Samaritan...
2014/07/11 20:29
2014/07/11 20:29
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Shiite Muslim volunteers from the Iraqi Ketaeb (brigade) Hezbollah march as they join the Iraqi army to fight against jihadist militants of the Islamic State on July 9 in Baghdad. AFP PHOTO/AHMAD...
2014/07/11 19:47
2014/07/11 19:47
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OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — A man is in custody on suspicion of arson after authorities say he set fire to cardboard inside a baggage claim area at a San Francisco Bay Area airport. The fire around 3:30...
2014/07/27 04:34
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