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STOCKTON MAYOR SAYS HE’S NOT GUILTY OF YOUTH CAMP CHARGES

August 5, 2016 4:18 pm

Stockton, Ca – Stockton Mayor Anthony Silva says he is not guilty of charges he faces in connection with an alleged game of strip poker at a summer camp he runs for youth. Silva faces charges of child endangerment, providing alcohol to minors and secr…

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SALINAS VALLEY HALF MARATHON CANCELED DUE TO FIRE

August 5, 2016 10:23 am

Firefighters battling the Soberanes fire are slowly gaining more control over the fire that has burned more than 51,000 acres. Meanwhile, the Salinas Valley Half Marathon has been canceled due to poor air quality caused by the fire. And authorities sa…

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STOCKTON MAYOR ARRESTED ON CHILD ENDANGERMENT CHARGES

August 4, 2016 4:45 pm

STOCKTON, Ca – Stockton’s Mayor Anthony Silva was arrested Thursday and now faces some serious felony charges. Amador County Sheriff’s deputies arrested Silva on Thursday morning, at a city-run youth camp.

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SOBERANES FIRE 27 PERCENT CONTAINED

August 4, 2016 4:31 pm

51,000 acres, about the same size as the city of Oakland. That’s how much land has burned so far in the Soberanes fire as firefighters battle to contain the flames. Over 55 hundred firefighters are working to control the fire. They have managed to ke…

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STOCKTON MAYOR ARRESTED, ACCUSED OF PLAYING STRIP POKER AT YOUTH CAMP

August 4, 2016 3:51 pm

Stockon, Ca – Stockton Mayor Anthony Silva was arrested on Thursday on charges he played strip poker with minors and allegedly provided them with alcohol. Stockon, Ca – Stockton Mayor Anthony Silva was arrested Thursday on charges he played strip poker with minors and allegedly provided them with alcohol. According to authorities, the evidence was […]

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SANTA CRUZ DRIVER TURNS SELF IN AFTER DEADLY CRASH

August 4, 2016 10:14 am

The driver of a vehicle that ran off a cliff in the Santa Cruz Mountains, killing one person and injuring a pregnant woman, has turned himself into authorities. 26-year-old Alex Edwardo Antunez Garcia is behind bars on suspicion of hit and run, vehicu…

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TAHOE BEACH GOERS SHARE WATER WITH BEAR FAMILY

August 4, 2016 10:04 am

Lake Tahoe – Humans weren’t the only ones who thought it was a good idea to escape the heat by taking a dip at Lake Tahoe’s Pope Beach. They had to share the water with a bear family.

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214 DRUG OFFENDERS RECEIVE SHORTENED JAIL TIME FROM PRESIDENT

August 4, 2016 9:51 am

President Barack Obama has cut short the jail sentences of 214 federal inmates, including 67 life sentences, in what officials say is the single biggest act of presidential clemency in more than 100 years. Most of those affected were guilty of non-violent crimes, many involving possession or distribution of drugs. The president has now made […]

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PASSENGER CAR MAY HAVE FORCED CHARTER BUS OFF ROAD IN FATAL CRASH

August 3, 2016 10:13 am

Investigators now say a passenger vehicle may have forced that charter bus off the road on Highway 99 in Merced County yesterday that killed five people and injured 16 others. The bus, they say, appears to have been forced off the road before it slamm…

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ABANDONED CAMP FIRE CAUSE OF SOBERANES FIRE

August 2, 2016 4:10 pm

Cal Fire officials have determined that a campfire is the cause of the Soberanes fire to be that has burned more than 40,000 acres. The fire has lasted for more than a week and has forced hundreds of people and animals to evacuate, Cal Fire and shelte…

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