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500 MILLION YAHOO ACCOUNTS HACKED

September 22, 2016 4:34 pm

A word of warning for Yahoo users. Your account may have been hacked. Hackers swiped personal information associated with at least a half billion Yahoo accounts, the internet giant said Thursday, marking the biggest data breach in history. The hac…

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SOBERANES FIRE 19TH WORST IN STATE HISTORY

September 22, 2016 4:27 pm

Cal Fire say the Sobranes fire in Monterey County is now the 19th worst fire in the history of California. The fire broke out on July 2nd from an unattended campfire. 125,000 acres of land have been burned and it is still just 75 percent contained.

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MONTEREY COUNTY REPORTS 1ST CASE OF WEST NILE VIRUS IN 4 YEARS

September 22, 2016 9:45 am

For the first time since 2012, a new case of West Nile virus has been reported in Monterey County, that according to a report just released by the Monterey CountryHealth Department. It is not known of the virus was contracted while at home in Monterey…

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STATE OF EMERGENCY DECLARED IN CHARLOTTE

September 21, 2016 10:54 pm

North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory declared a state of emergency in Charlotte on Wednesday night after violent new protests over the police shooting of a black man erupted in the heart of downtown, leaving one man shot and critically wounded. The shootin…

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SIERRA LAMAR’S ACCUSED KILLER WILL NOT FACE SEPARATE TRIALS

September 21, 2016 4:42 pm

Antolin Garcia-Torres, the 25-year-old man accused of killing Morgan Hill teenager Sierra Lamar, will not have separate trials for three alleged kidnap attempts at a supermarket. A Santa Clara County Superior Court judge made that decision today, deny…

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CANDIDATES FOCUS ON RECENT POLICE SHOOTINGS AND DEBATE PREP

September 21, 2016 4:22 pm

Donald Trump wants to take the controversial policy of stop-and-frisk nationwide. Asked earlier in the day during a Fox News town hall, set to air Wednesday night, how he would stem “violence in the black community,” the Republican nominee quickly off…

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PROTESTORS INJURE 16 POLICE OFFICERS IN CHARLOTTE FOLLOWING FATAL SHOOTING

September 21, 2016 10:00 am

The morning after violent protests erupted over the fatal police shooting of a black man, officials here called for peace while stressing that the man was armed and posing an “imminent deadly threat” when officers shot and killed him Tuesday near the U…

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WELLS FARGO CEO APOLOGIZES AT SENATE HEARING

September 20, 2016 10:01 am

The chief executive officer of Wells Fargo & Co (WFC.N) on Tuesday apologized for the bank’s years-long practice of opening as many as 2 million bogus customer accounts that generated fees for the lender.

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EAST COAST TERROR SUSPECT CHARGED WITH ATTEMPTED MURDER

September 19, 2016 4:53 pm

The New Jersey terror suspect who was captured this morning following a large-scale manhunt and shootout with police has now been charges with five counts of attempted murder of a law enforcement officer and second-degree unlawful possession of a weapo…

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NY TERROR SUSPECT TAKEN INTO CUSTODY FOLLOWING NJ SHOOTOUT

September 19, 2016 8:39 am

Ahmad Khan Rahami, the man suspected in bombings in New York and New Jersey, is now in custody after a shootout with police, sources said. The shootout happened Monday in Linden, New Jersey, a local and federal law enforcement official said.

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