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›  Valley Amenians: Turkish leader's words fall short in easing pain of genocide

At a wreath-laying ceremony Wednesday at Ararat Cemetery in central Fresno, local Armenians said conciliatory comments by Turkey's prime minister did not go far enough in recognizing the Armenian genocide. Read comments

›  Sierra Nevada bighorn sheep back from the brink of extinction

Fifteen years ago, just 105 Sierra Nevada bighorn sheep roamed across their namesake mountain range. Read comments

›  Armenian genocide commemoration events in the Valley

Events in the Valley marking the 99th anniversary of the Armenian genocide: Read comments

›  Valley to see cooler temps, rain for Clovis Rodeo before heat returns

The weather in the central San Joaquin Valley will undergo some rapid changes over the next five days. Read comments

›  Clovis police set DUI checkpoint Thursday

The Clovis Police Department will conduct a checkpoint on Thursday night as part of AVOID the 21, a national program that cracks down on driving under the influence. Read comments

›  Valley students to protest Punjabi detainment in Texas

A caravan of collegiate Sikh-Americans will leave Fresno on Friday en route to El Paso, Texas, protesting the detainment of 37 Punjabi migrants on a hunger strike who are seeking political asylum. Read comments

›  Valley Make-A-Wish kicks off airline mile drive

Make-A-Wish Central California will celebrate the anniversary of its first wish by kicking off a drive to collect airline miles for wishes involving travel. Read comments

›  Retired Fresno State professor Harry Costis, who loved Greece, dies

Retired business professor Harilaos "Harry" Costis taught statistics for 34 years at Fresno State. Read comments

›  Sikh-Americans protest detainment of Punjabi migrants seeking asylum

A caravan of collegiate Sikh-Americans will leave Fresno on Friday en route to El Paso, Texas, protesting the detainment of 37 Punjabi migrants on hunger strike who are seeking political asylum. Read comments

›  Man dies in single-car crash west of Selma

A man was killed late Tuesday night in a single-vehicle crash west of Selma, the California Highway Patrol said. Read comments
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Fire still burning at Wyoming natgas facility: Williams
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Fire is still burning at the Williams Cos Inc's natural gas processin...
 
›  U.S. removed ex-Navy flight boss over workplace behavior complaints
›  Bird flu found on California quail farm; Russia bans import of state's poultry
›  Mississippi sets 20-week limit on abortions
›  U.S. Army opens hearing for soldier accused of murders in Iraq
›  Californians overwhelmingly approve new education standards: poll
›  U.S. mother, officials settle suit over airport breast milk
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Ukraine forces kill up to five rebels, Russia starts drill near border
SLAVIANSK, Ukraine/ST PETERSBURG, Russia (Reuters) - U krainian forces killed up to five p...
 
›  Chemical weapons watchdog weighs chlorine attack probe in Syria: sources
›  From God.com to photography, Korea ferry founder has diverse interests
›  Afghan presidential election set for Abdullah-Ghani run-off
›  Abbas seeks legitimacy in Palestinian strategy splurge
›  Jeddah residents jittery over spread of deadly MERS virus
›  Exclusive: EU considers ban on deals with banks in Crimea
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Dyson enjoys happy return to China, shares lead with Quiros
(Reuters) - Englishman Simon Dyson, who was handed a suspended two-month ban for cheating ...
 
›  Formula One boss denies bribery at German trial
›  Confident Bayern promise home improvements against Real
›  Yankees Pineda ejected after foreign substance found on neck
›  Minnesota's Cooke handed seven-game ban for knee assault
›  Seahawks and Packers to kick off new season
›  'Grandfather' Phelps plays down Rio prospects
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ISS recommends votes for two Loeb nominees to Sotheby's board
BOSTON (Reuters) - A prominent investor shareholder advisory firm recommended that Sotheby...
 
›  Strong durable goods orders buoy growth outlook
›  Apple's sales boom in communist Vietnam
›  Wall Street flat as Ukraine offsets Apple rally
›  Nasdaq not yet subpoenaed in N.Y. high frequency trading probe: CEO
›  GM posts lower profit after recall; core outlook on target
›  Apple's China success sets stage for iPhone 6, new products
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AOL, Microsoft lure advertisers with TV-style shows
NEW YORK/LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Technology powerhouses like Microsoft Corp...
 
›  'The Other Woman' serves up revenge in comic female fantasy
›  Doctor convicted in Michael Jackson death denied latest appeal
›  Malians who sang out against conflict get Songlines honors
›  'Frozen' soundtrack notches biggest sales week, tops Billboard
›  'Frozen' soundtrack notches biggest sales week, tops Billboard
›  A Minute With: Sam Claflin on horror, heroes and 'Hunger Games'
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Apple's China success sets stage for iPhone 6, new products
(Reuters) - Strong sales of iPhones in China and emerging markets sets the stage for Apple...
 
›  Verizon EPS fall short of Wall Street estimates
›  Comcast's Fandango ticket service buys MovieClips
›  Big tech companies offer millions to help with Heartbleed crisis
›  AOL raises China presence with Sun Media Group partnership
›  Foxconn to decide fate of Indonesia project in Oct: source
›  Nokia says India plant unlikely to be part of Microsoft deal
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›  More teams withdraw, Nepal's Everest season in jeopardy
›  Hong Kong's 'milkshake murderer' loses bid for final appeal
›  Historic canonization of two popes brings joy and controversy
›  Oregon same-sex couples fight gay marriage ban with state on their side
›  Student leaders propose rewrite of fight song 'Utah Man'
       
 
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Thank you to Ted &. of West Kelowna, BC for planning to donate a 2003 Pontiac Sunfire Coup to Central Okanagan Elizabeth Fry Society.

Thank you to Kyle B. of Southwold, ON for planning to donate a 2004 Saab 93 to Toronto Cat Rescue.

Thank you to Ella W. for planning to donate a Oldsmobile Cutlass to Alberta Diabetes Foundation ADF- Diabetes Research.

Thank you to jordan of Kenora, ON for planning to donate a 2002 Subaru Outback to Children's Aid Foundation.

Thank you to Montana J. of Roslin, ON for planning to donate a 1993 Pontiac SSE to Helping Homeless Pets.

Thank you to SUN C. of CALGARY, AB for planning to donate a 1996 DODGE CARAVAN to Mennonite Coalition for Refugee Support.

Thank you to Uri L. of Thornhill, ON for planning to donate a 2000 Honda Odyssey to Habitat for Humanity Toronto.

Thank you to Gordon G. of Red Deer, AB for planning to donate a 1995 Isuzu Rodeo to Canadian Diabetes Association.

Thank you to Troy C. of Parma, OH for planning to donate a 1993 Ford Ranger to Great Lakes Assistance Dogs.

Thank you to Frank P. of Kitchener, ON for planning to donate a 2001 Pontiac Sunfire to Heart & Stroke Foundation.



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Auto Sales are Back in Drive
Cautious optimism is the general mood since auto sales increased 6% in March.That may not seem like huge growth. But after a 3% decline in January and a flat result in February, any sign of momentum ...


Peek at the 2015 BMW i3
Love this model and was very excited to see what they have in-store for the 2015 model year! The BMW i3 has been officially released as of today, simultaneously worldwide in London, New York City and ...


3-Miilionth Prius Hits the Road
The car that pretty much started it all keeps rolling on and on!! Three generations in sixteen years and more than three million units sold worldwide – as of the end of June, those are the stats...


Audi Quattro Making a Comeback
Audi is planning to return the Quattro to its lineup some 30 years after the original model first appeared, Autoweek sources say. September’s Frankfurt motor show is shaping up as the likely bac...


Why New Cars Lose Value so Quickly
We have all heard the saying that the second you drive it off the lot you lose x amount of dollars on your new car, here is why. Contemplating buying a new car? The unfortunate downside of the experie...




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Bentley Gets Plugged In with a Hybrid
The path toward a Bentley plug-in hybrid SUV is paved with this sedan. Debuting at the 2014 Beijingautoshow, the Bentley Hybrid Concept demonstrates the fuel-saving powertrain that will feature in t...


A Look Back at a 1966 Lincoln Continental
The length of this car is amazing! What can we say about Lincoln circa 1966, except that it is everything the Lincoln of today is not? The automaker has taken a step forward with the MKZ, but it’...


Hertz Rent a Dream
It is always nice to rent a little something special that you would not normally drive but Hertz has upped the ante!! Hertz has officially resurrected the spirit of the company’s Rent-A-Racer pr...


Review of the 2014 500L Fiat
In true Italian style, Fiat brought the drama to its 500L launch event in Baltimore this week. Not only did it provide a small monsoon during the presentation, barely allowing us to hear thickly Itali...


Special Ralph Lauren Porsche
What do you buy for the car collector who has everything? Apparently, an RUF CTR-3. Ralph Lauren, the fashion mogul and vintage-car collector, recently took delivery of an RUF CTR-3, according to peop...




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Current Conditions:
Fair, 12 C

Forecast:
Thu - Sunny. High: 28 Low: 14
Fri - Rain. High: 17 Low: 8
Sat - AM Showers. High: 19 Low: 8
Sun - Sunny. High: 23 Low: 11
Mon - Sunny. High: 27 Low: 13

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