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›  Fresno man falls to death climbing in Yosemite

A Fresno man fell to his death while rock climbing in Yosemite National Park last weekend. Read comments

›  Parlier man dies when vehicle hits pole, dives into canal

A 24-year-old Parlier man was killed early Wednesday in a one-vehicle crash near Sanger, the California Highway Patrol reported. Read comments

›  Coroner IDs Fresno woman killed in Highway 180 collision

A woman killed Monday in a collision on Highway 180 east of Fowler Avenue was identified by the Fresno County coroner as Emilia Carrasco, 54, of Fresno. Read comments

›  Man with measles visited Fresno hospital’s maternity ward, Fashion Fair mall

Fresno County health officials said a man with measles may have exposed county residents, including mothers and babies in the labor and delivery area at Community Regional Medical Center. Read comments

›  Driver dies, another seriously injured in chain-reaction crash that scatters chickens on Highway 41

One driver died and another was seriously injured early Wednesday in a crash that involved two Foster Farms trucks on northbound Highway 41 south of Fresno, the California Highway Patrol reported. Read comments

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›  Local leaders to hold small business town hall meeting in Clovis

State Sen. Tom Berryhill, R-Twain Harte, and Assembly Republican Leader Kristin Olsen of Modesto will hold a town hall meeting Feb. 5 at the Clovis Veterans Memorial District Auditorium to help small-business owners avoid lawsuits due to noncompliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act. Read comments

›  Fresno County portion of southbound Interstate 5 lane to close for repair

The right lane of southbound Interstate 5 near the Jayne Avenue overcrossing just east of Coalinga will close Wednesday for a slab repair project. Read comments

›  Volunteers begin homeless count in Fresno/Madera counties

Volunteers began counting homeless people in Fresno and Madera counties on Tuesday evening as part of a three-day initiative aimed at better understanding the homeless and helping get more individuals off the streets. Read comments

›  Fresno wants to sell Chukchansi Park’s little-used $330,000 stage for $25,000

Fresno City Hall’s ill-starred mobile entertainment stage will finally get a chance to shine — after it leaves town. Read comments
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Convicted Ft. Hood killer to face military hearing in Kansas
(Reuters) - Former U.S. Army major Nidal Hasan will appear in a military court on Thursday...
 
›  Murder case against ex-NFL player Aaron Hernandez hits delay
›  Dartmouth College to ban hard alcohol on campus
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›  Top Nevada lawyer joins suit against Obama's immigration relief plan
›  Son of Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy arrested in Utah
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Al Qaeda in Syria attacks Western-backed rebels
BEIRUT (Reuters) - The Syrian arm of al Qaeda attacked a Western-backed rebel group near A...
 
›  Islamic State purportedly sets new deadline for hostage swap
›  Death toll mounts in intense clashes in east Ukraine
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›  Moscow-hosted Syria talks end, sides agree to meet again
›  Azerbaijan sentences opposition journalist to 5 years in jail
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Murder case against ex-NFL player Aaron Hernandez hits delay
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U.S. jobless claims drop sharply to near 15-year low
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits...
 
›  Shake Shack IPO is hot but can it match Chipotle?
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›  Wall St. little changed after two-day losses, data supports
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Stoppard's new play lifts the lid on brain science
LONDON (Reuters) - Tom Stoppard, the grand old man of British theater, is b...
 
›  Actress Lindsay Lohan's community service questioned in court
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›  Letterman's 'Late Show' extends invite to ex-rival Leno: report
›  At 82, Broadway star Joel Grey comes out as gay
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Data storage company EMC gives muted outlook, to cut jobs
(Reuters) - Data storage equipment maker EMC Corp, which has been under pressure from acti...
 
›  U.S. prepared to drop insider trading charges in IBM deal: filing
›  Alibaba quarterly revenue disappoints, shares fall
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›  Intel says corporations buying more high-end PCs
›  Apple takes top gifting spot in China: report
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Obama urges Americans to buy fuel-efficient cars despite low gas prices
Gas won’t stay cheap forever. That’s why President Obama is encouraging American’s to choose fuel-efficient cars today. Low gas prices typically make fuel-efficient cars less attract...


2014: A Good Year for Cleaner, Greener Cars
With 2014 coming to a close, it’s the right time to take stock of the achievements and advancements over the past year. So how did 2014 measure up in terms of boosting vehicle fuel efficiency an...


New Green Cars Revealed at L.A. Auto Show
The LA Auto Show was the natural place for automakers to reveal their new green cars to the public for the first time. California is leading the charge for the new technology, with sizeable investment...


Plug-In Electric Vehicle Sales Reach Record High in US
In a single year, the percentage of plug-in electric vehicles of total vehicle sales rose 20%. Last month, plug-in electric vehicles (EVs) made up the highest percentage ever tallied of total vehicles...


The Greenest Vehicle on the Market is the One Fueled by Human Power
If you’re looking for a green vehicle, look no further than the bicycle. New bike sharing programs make this green mode of transportation super accessible and can lead to a more sustainable worl...




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Fuel Economy Targets Remain High, Despite Falling Gas Prices.
As of right now, in Detroit, there are few gas stations that have fallen to the wonderful number of $2-per-gallon mark, with the most expensive 87 octane coming in at around $2.20 – $2.30. The a...


Shelby Mustang gives inspiration to an RTR Galpin-Fisker Rocket
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Modest Growth Projected for 2015 Auto Sales in US
While automobile sales are still expected to continue to rise over the next few years, Auto analysts predict that the pace of growth will slow down further in 2015. U.S. auto sales are on pace to rise...


California Drivers Fuel Rechargeable Car Sales in U.S
Over the last four years, more than 100,000 rechargeable cars have been sold to California drivers. This puts the state at the top of the chart for domestic plug-in car sales, representing 40 percent ...


1962 Ferrari Sold for 40 Million
40 million is a lot of money for anything, but recently this large sum of money was used to by a red 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO Berlinetta. It once involved in a fatal accident, has set the world record fo...




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Current Conditions:
Fog, 9 C

Forecast:
Thu - AM Fog/PM Sun. High: 15 Low: 6
Fri - Partly Cloudy. High: 18 Low: 6
Sat - Partly Cloudy. High: 18 Low: 5
Sun - Mostly Sunny. High: 20 Low: 6
Mon - Mostly Sunny. High: 20 Low: 6

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