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Teen suspected of causing deadly crash she livestreamed on Instagram

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Teen suspected of causing deadly crash she livestreamed on Instagram

- MERCED, Calif. — An 18-year-old woman has been arrested in California on suspicion of causing a deadly crash that was recorded live on Instagram. Obdulia Sanchez was booked into the Merced County Jail on suspicion of DUI and vehicular manslaughter after Friday’s crash that killed her 14-year-old sister and badly injured another 14-year-old girl. The California Highway Patrol said Sanchez was driving the car when it veered onto the right shoulder of a road about 120 miles southeast of San Francisco
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Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway amasses a Western energy force

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Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway amasses a Western energy force

- From California to the Midwest, billionaire investor Warren Buffett is steadily building an energy powerhouse. Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Energy subsidiary has gobbled up utilities and natural gas pipelines and tapped into clean energy production, including from Southern California’s abundant geothermal resources. The latest move by Berkshire Hathaway Energy is the planned $9-billion purchase of Dallas-based Oncor, a regulated electricity service provider with 10 million customers and more than 3,700 employees
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Bale reveals what he said to Lukaku after Man Utd loss

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Bale reveals what he said to Lukaku after Man Utd loss

- The Real star has long been linked with a move to Old Trafford but went up against Jose Mourinho's side in California on Sunday. Gareth Bale has revealed what he said to Romelu Lukaku following Manchester United's penalty victory over Real Madrid in Sunday's ICC meeting. The Real winger has been mooted with a return to the Premier League in recent weeks, with United reported to be the main targets
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Search how your high school ranks on California AP tests

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Search how your high school ranks on California AP tests

- The state Department of Education updated Advanced Placement test data for schools across the state last month — five weeks after acknowledging it had posted incorrect scores for the 2015-16 school year. inewsource brought the faulty data to the attention of the California Department of Education after comparing results with data provided by the College Board, the national organization that administers the test
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Spanish-language station wins big at the 69th Los Angeles Area Emmy Awards

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Spanish-language station wins big at the 69th Los Angeles Area Emmy Awards

- Spanish-language broadcaster KVEA took home top honors for morning and afternoon newscasts Saturday night at the 69th Los Angeles Area Emmy Awards, presented by the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. The ceremony, which took place at the Saban Media Center in North Hollywood, saw a series of big wins for KVEA, which is owned and operated by Telemundo. The station tallied eight accolades throughout the evening, trailing only KCET, which led with 10 awards
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Man sues California Lottery for not honoring winning $5M Scratcher

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Man sues California Lottery for not honoring winning $5M Scratcher

- A Long Beach resident is suing the California State Lottery Commission and a local liquor store for failing to honor a winning Scratchers ticket worth $5 million.
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Crews stop spread of huge California wildfire near Yosemite

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Crews stop spread of huge California wildfire near Yosemite

- LOS ANGELES — Crews have stopped the growth of a huge wildfire that has destroyed dozens of homes in a rural area of California near Yosemite National Park. Firefighters still battling the blaze that swept through the Sierra Nevada foothills were contending with triple-digit temperatures Sunday. The fire burning for a week has scorched just over 118 square miles (305 square kilometers) of dense brush and dead trees and continues to threaten about 1,500 homes — but its spread has slowed drastically
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July 23 airfare chart: Hawaii's calling with lower fares from LAX and Orange County

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July 23 airfare chart: Hawaii's calling with lower fares from LAX and Orange County

- If you’re looking at Hawaii for a summer respite and you’re flying out of LAX or Orange County, rejoice: You’ll be saving $30 and $62, respectively. If you’re flying out of Burbank, put that celebration on hold. That fare zoomed up more than $180 from last week. Not surprisingly, airfares to Phoenix were down as summer settles in. The 10-day forecast shows temperatures mostly in the 100s, according to Weather
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Political Road Map: You'll get to vote on a part of Sacramento's big climate change plans

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Political Road Map: You'll get to vote on a part of Sacramento's big climate change plans

- As part of their plan to cut California’s greenhouse gas emissions, lawmakers in Sacramento are backing a boost in the size of the state’s Constitution. Already one of the longest governing blueprints of any state, the California Constitution could be amended under a provision contained in last week’s sweeping climate change agreement. It would force a one-time vote in the Legislature before 2024, a referendum on spending future proceeds collected from the state’s cap-and-trade program
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Actor John Heard, known for roles in 'Home Alone' and 'Sopranos,' dies at 72

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Actor John Heard, known for roles in 'Home Alone' and 'Sopranos,' dies at 72

- Actor John Heard, perhaps best recognized as the dad in the "Home Alone" movies, has been found dead at 72. He had been in a California hotel, recovering from back surgery, according to TMZ. His death was confirmed by the Santa Clara Medical Examiner's office in California on Saturday. Police told People magazine that a man fitting Heard's description was found dead at a hotel
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Actor John Heard, of 'Home Alone' movies, dies at 71

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Actor John Heard, of 'Home Alone' movies, dies at 71

- NEW YORK (AP) - Actor John Heard, whose many roles included the father in the "Home Alone" series and a corrupt detective in "The Sopranos," has died. He was 71. His death was confirmed Saturday by the Santa Clara Medical Examiner's office in California. TMZ reported that Heard, who lived in southern California, was found at a Palo Alto, California, hotel where he was recovering from back surgery
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Real Madrid vs Manchester United: TV channel, stream, kick-off time, odds & match preview

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Real Madrid vs Manchester United: TV channel, stream, kick-off time, odds & match preview

- Jul 22, 2017 19:18:34 Jose Mourinho takes on his former club as the two European giants continue their preparations for the 2017-18 season in California. Manchester United will test themselves against the reigning European champions when they take on Real Madrid in California on Sunday. The Red Devils come into this game with more minutes under their belts having already played the LA Galaxy, Real Salt Lake and Manchester City while in the United States
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New Jersey becomes 3rd state to raise smoking age to 21

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New Jersey becomes 3rd state to raise smoking age to 21

- The state joins Hawaii and California in hiking the minimum age to buy tobacco products. . New Jersey becomes 3rd state to raise smoking age to 21 The state joins Hawaii and California in hiking the minimum age to buy tobacco products TRENTON, N.J. — New Jersey is set to become the third state to raise its smoking age to 21, after Republican Gov
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New Jersey becomes 3rd state to raise smoking age to 21

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New Jersey becomes 3rd state to raise smoking age to 21

- The state joins Hawaii and California in hiking the minimum age to buy tobacco products. . New Jersey becomes 3rd state to raise smoking age to 21 The state joins Hawaii and California in hiking the minimum age to buy tobacco products TRENTON, N.J. — New Jersey is set to become the third state to raise its smoking age to 21, after Republican Gov
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New Jersey becomes 3rd state to raise smoking age to 21

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New Jersey becomes 3rd state to raise smoking age to 21

- The state joins Hawaii and California in hiking the minimum age to buy tobacco products. . New Jersey becomes 3rd state to raise smoking age to 21 The state joins Hawaii and California in hiking the minimum age to buy tobacco products TRENTON, N.J. — New Jersey is set to become the third state to raise its smoking age to 21, after Republican Gov
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New Jersey becomes 3rd state to raise smoking age to 21

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New Jersey becomes 3rd state to raise smoking age to 21

- The state joins Hawaii and California in hiking the minimum age to buy tobacco products. . New Jersey becomes 3rd state to raise smoking age to 21 The state joins Hawaii and California in hiking the minimum age to buy tobacco products TRENTON, N.J. — New Jersey is set to become the third state to raise its smoking age to 21, after Republican Gov
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New Jersey becomes 3rd state to raise smoking age to 21

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New Jersey becomes 3rd state to raise smoking age to 21

- The state joins Hawaii and California in hiking the minimum age to buy tobacco products. . New Jersey becomes 3rd state to raise smoking age to 21 The state joins Hawaii and California in hiking the minimum age to buy tobacco products TRENTON, N.J. — New Jersey is set to become the third state to raise its smoking age to 21, after Republican Gov
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  • Castle Park High School keeping male mascot, adding a female
    Castle Park High School keeping male mascot, adding a female

    , cbs8.com

    CHULA VISTA (NEWS 8) — Alumni of Castle Park High School are upset over the mural of their Trojan mascot being taken down from the school's gymnasium. But schools administrators say that isn't the case and that they're actually adding another mascot. "Once a Trojan, always a Trojan," is the school's slogan and for more than 50 years, the Tommy Trojan mascot has been the symbol of Castle Park "Tommy Trojan represents this school, this area and we're all proud of it," said school alumnus Tommy Sablan
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  • Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway amasses a Western energy force
    Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway amasses a Western energy force

    , latimes.com

    From California to the Midwest, billionaire investor Warren Buffett is steadily building an energy powerhouse. Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Energy subsidiary has gobbled up utilities and natural gas pipelines and tapped into clean energy production, including from Southern California’s abundant geothermal resources. The latest move by Berkshire Hathaway Energy is the planned $9-billion purchase of Dallas-based Oncor, a regulated electricity service provider with 10 million customers and more than 3,700 employees
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  • Woman gives birth in Uber car on way to California hospital
    Woman gives birth in Uber car on way to California hospital

    , katu.com

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Southern California mom says that when she prayed her fourth birth would be a fast one, she couldn't imagine it would happen in an Uber car on the way to the hospital. Erica Davidovich and her husband, Niv, used the ride-hailing app when she started having contractions Friday in Los Angeles. She tells KABC-TV her previous three children took hours to arrive, so she figured she had time to get to the hospital
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  • Spanish-language station wins big at the 69th Los Angeles Area Emmy Awards
    Spanish-language station wins big at the 69th Los Angeles Area Emmy Awards

    , latimes.com

    Spanish-language broadcaster KVEA took home top honors for morning and afternoon newscasts Saturday night at the 69th Los Angeles Area Emmy Awards, presented by the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. The ceremony, which took place at the Saban Media Center in North Hollywood, saw a series of big wins for KVEA, which is owned and operated by Telemundo. The station tallied eight accolades throughout the evening, trailing only KCET, which led with 10 awards
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  • Castle Park High School keeping male mascot, adding a female
    Castle Park High School keeping male mascot, adding a female

    , cbs8.com

    CHULA VISTA (NEWS 8) — Alumni of Castle Park High School are upset over the mural of their Trojan mascot being taken down from the school's gymnasium. But schools administrators say that isn't the case and that they're actually adding another mascot. "Once a Trojan, always a Trojan," is the school's slogan and for more than 50 years, the Tommy Trojan mascot has been the symbol of Castle Park "Tommy Trojan represents this school, this area and we're all proud of it," said school alumnus Tommy Sablan
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  • Culinary SOS: Brown Sugar Kitchen's waffle recipe
    Culinary SOS: Brown Sugar Kitchen's waffle recipe

    , latimes.com

    The best waffles commercially available, I am prepared to state, come from Brown Sugar Kitchen, a small, fragrant breakfast diner on Mandela Parkway in West Oakland. The waffles, Tanya Holland’s cornmeal-enhanced riff on Marion Cunningham’s famous yeasted waffles, are crisp, light and so violently leavened that they threaten to leap from the waffle iron in which they are cooked. If you drive up from Los Angeles about 6 a
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  • City Council to address affordable housing shortage in San Diego
    City Council to address affordable housing shortage in San Diego

    , cbs8.com

    SAN DIEGO (CNS) - The City Council address the critical affordable housing shortage in San Diego Monday and consider steps to alleviate the problem. According to the California Association of Realtors, barely over one quarter of San Diego area households can afford a median priced home. A lack of affordable housing has also contributed, in part, to a significant growth in the area's homeless population
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  • Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway amasses a Western energy force
    Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway amasses a Western energy force

    , latimes.com

    From California to the Midwest, billionaire investor Warren Buffett is steadily building an energy powerhouse. Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Energy subsidiary has gobbled up utilities and natural gas pipelines and tapped into clean energy production, including from Southern California’s abundant geothermal resources. The latest move by Berkshire Hathaway Energy is the planned $9-billion purchase of Dallas-based Oncor, a regulated electricity service provider with 10 million customers and more than 3,700 employees
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  • California woman jailed in 'rape fantasy' scheme files suit
    California woman jailed in 'rape fantasy' scheme files suit

    , siouxcityjournal.com

    ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — A California woman exonerated of charges that she responded to online "rape fantasy" ads to get men to attack her ex-boyfriend's new wife is suing the city of Anaheim, claiming police failed to thoroughly investigate her case. Michelle Hadley spent 88 days in jail before all charges against her were dropped. Investigators eventually said it was the new wife who was trying to frame Hadley
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