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ARREST MADE IN LAKE COUNTY FIRE

August 16, 2016 10:37 am

A California man is behind bars, arrested Monday on arson charges for allegedly sparking a wildfire that exploded over the weekend in Lake County. The flames have destroyed more than 175 homes, business and other structures in a Northern California to…

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LAS VEGAS RIVIERIA TOWER GOES DOWN

August 16, 2016 10:24 am

Las Vegas, NV – A bit of Las Vegas history is now just a pile of rubble. The last remaining portion of Las Vegas’ famed Riviera Hotel and Casino was imploded in order to make way for new development.

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US OLYMPIC SWIMMERS ROBBED AT GUNPOINT IN RIO

August 15, 2016 10:14 am

There were some tense moments for members of the US Olympic Swim Team as they were robbed at gunpoint in Rio by men posing as police officers.

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VIOLENT PROTESTS ROCK MILWAUKEE FOR SECOND NIGHT

August 15, 2016 10:01 am

For the second night in a row, violent protests have rocked Milwaukee in the wake of the fatal officer-involved shooting of a young African-American who is said to have been fleeing from a traffic stop. At least one person was shot in last night’s pro…

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100 HOMES DESTROYED IN LAKE COUNTY FIRE

August 15, 2016 9:52 am

A wildfire has destroyed more than 175 structures in the Lake County area and thousand of people living in the area have been evacuated. The Clayton Fire remains at 3,000 acres and five percent contained.

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DOZENS OF GANG SUSPECTS ARRESTED IN CONTRA COSTA CO RAID

August 10, 2016 4:47 pm

CONTRA COSTA — A joint operation of 12 local and federal law enforcement agencies completed a massive gang bust in eastern and central Contra Costa County last week, law enforcement officials announced Wednesday. In total, 24 suspects believed to be …

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PG & E GUILTY OF OBSTRUCTION IN SAN BRUNO PIPELINE EXPLOSION

August 9, 2016 4:46 pm

A federal jury has reached a guilty verdict in PG&E’s criminal trial, saying the state’s largest utility obstructed the federal probe of the blast and violated a pipeline safety law before and after the fatal 2010 pipeline explosion in San Bruno. Juro…

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DELTA AIRLINES FACES ANOTHER DAY OF DELAYS

August 9, 2016 8:28 am

A day after the airline canceled 1,000 flights, Delta Airlines has canceled another 250 flights from Tuesday’s schedule. And about 200 morning departures are expected to be delayed. Dave Holtz, a senior vice president at the world’s second-largest airline, says Delta is operating in “recovery mode”. Monday’s outage grounded Delta flights for at least six […]

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GIANTS MANAGER BOCHY HOSPITALIZED IN MIAMI

August 8, 2016 4:14 pm

San Francisco Giants manager Bruce Bochy was hospitalized in Miami Monday after feeling ill, team officials said. Bochy was admitted to the University of Miami Hospital and will be monitored overnight. Giants officials said he is resting comfortably a…

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BAY AREA COLLEGE BASEBALL PLAYER FATALLY SHOT PLAYING POKEMON GO

August 8, 2016 4:09 pm

San Francisco, Ca – A 20-year-old man was shot to death while playing “Pokemon Go” at a tourist attraction along San Francisco’s waterfront, authorities and a family friend said. An unknown assailant shot Calvin Riley on Saturday night at Aquatic Park near Ghiradelli Square, the U.S. Park Police said Sunday. A family friend called it […]

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