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›  Yosemite proposes park fee increases for next year

A trip to Yosemite National Park may cost visitors a few more dollars next year. Read comments

›  Clergy and VA to join forces at Clovis event

Central Valley clergy and spiritual leaders will join VA Central California Health Care System (VACCHCS) Chaplain Service at an event to strengthen partnerships on Tuesday from 8 a.m. to noon at 808 Fourth St. in Clovis. Read comments

›  Clovis City Council OK’s largest apartment complex in a decade

An apartment project that is the largest approved in Clovis in 10 years was supported by Clovis City Council members Monday night. Read comments

›  Yosemite proposes increase in entrance and campground fees

A trip to Yosemite National Park may cost visitors a few more dollars next year. Read comments

›  Several heroes emerge to rescue elderly man from Fresno house fire

Fresno Fire Department officials have identified the man being called a hero for carrying a elderly man out of a burning duplex near McLane High School in east-central Fresno Saturday morning. Read comments

›  Lost hikers rescued in Sequoia National Forest

Two lost hikers were rescued Monday in the Sequoia National Forest, the Tulare County Sheriff’s Department said. Read comments

›  Fresno County supervisors voice concern over marijuana ordinance

Fresno County supervisors expressed frustration Monday with how they’re handling medical marijuana cultivation appeals, but stopped short of one board member’s suggestion that they suspend the hearings. Read comments

›  Fresno’s Willow-Nees road expansion about to start

Fresno City Hall is ready to tackle one of the city’s most maddening traffic bottlenecks — Willow and Nees avenues. Read comments

›  Fresno woman’s Powerball ticket worth $1.26 million

A local winner of the Sept. 24 Powerball draw has come forward to claim her $1.26 million prize. Read comments

›  Earl Smittcamp, founder of Wawona Frozen Foods in Clovis, dies at 96

Earl Smittcamp was a hard worker and a natural entrepreneur, with a love of politics, who started out a milk man before turning 200 acres in Clovis into a fruit packing and processing empire with the help of his beloved wife. Read comments
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U.S. national security prosecutors shift focus from spies to cyber
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Justice Department is restructuring its national security ...
 
›  California mayor resigns after drunk driving arrest
›  Arizona jury to consider death penalty for murderer Jodi Arias
›  Ebola crisis turns a corner as U.S. issues new treatment protocols
›  Thirteen high school volleyball players hurt in Missouri bus crash
›  GAO upholds FCi protest against security contract to USIS unit
›  Pennsylvania Supreme Court suspends one of its own in porn scandal
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Iranian cleric's death leaves gap in key power body
ANKARA (Reuters) - The head of Iran?s top clerical body has died after lying in a coma for...
 
›  Hong Kong leader indicates possible concession as student-govt talks start
›  Pistorius jailed for five years for killing girlfriend Steenkamp
›  Britain sends drones to fly surveillance missions over Syria
›  Total CEO de Margerie killed in Moscow as jet hits snow plough
›  Juncker's EU team members get parliamentary approval
›  Ukraine vote candidate survives gun and grenade attack: party
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Pistorius jailed for five years for killing girlfriend Steenkamp
PRETORIA (Reuters) - South African Olympic and Paralympic sprinter Oscar Pistorius was sen...
 
›  Serving stigmas still haunting resurgent Ivanovic
›  Steelers' quick points silence fans, help them beat Texans
›  Royals manager lets young player 'be themselves'
›  National Basketball Association roundup
›  McIlroy pulls out of China swing to focus on legal battle: media
›  Kings' Voynov suspended by NHL after domestic violence arrest
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Kinder Morgan Canada pipeline plans hits a mountain of opposition
VANCOUVER (Reuters) - A Western Canadian pipeline once seen as the best near-term hope for...
 
›  Futures point to fourth day of gains; Apple rallies
›  Exclusive: ECB looking at corporate bond buys
›  Total CEO de Margerie killed in Moscow as jet hits snow plough
›  Air France KLM, Delta, Alitalia offer concessions to settle EU probe
›  China's growth slowest since global crisis, annual target at risk
›  Pilots threaten more strikes as Lufthansa walkout continues
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Fukushima film shows reality sinking in for 'nuclear refugees'
TOKYO (Reuters) - Before the Fukushima nuclear crisis forced them from thei...
 
›  Fashion designer Oscar de la Renta dead at 82
›  Protesters decry Met Opera's 'Death of Klinghoffer' as anti-Semitic
›  'Buffy' star Nicolas Brendon apologizes for drunken arrest
›  San Francisco stations banish 'Royals' song ahead of World Series
›  Fox TV to air horror anthology 'Scream Queens' from 'Glee' creator
›  At 22, success has taken time for Britain's 'Charli' Aitchison
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Chipmaker ARM's upbeat message fails to allay concerns
LONDON (Reuters) - British chipmaker ARM Holdings' predictions of improving smartphone dem...
 
›  Sony Pictures TV acquires stakes in Israeli telenovela channels
›  China-backed hackers may have infiltrated Apple's iCloud: blog
›  Staples says probing possible payment card data breach
›  Amazon strikes deal with Simon & Schuster on e-book prices
›  Russia ruled out as culprit in Chase cyber security breach, U.S. officials say
›  China-backed hackers may have infiltrated Apple's iCloud: blog
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›  Fukushima film shows reality sinking in for 'nuclear refugees'
›  World Chefs: Jane Tran offers quality meals in minutes
›  Japan's Java wars: Convenience stores angle for coffee market crown
›  UK's Prince William and wife Kate expecting baby in April
›  Has sugar lost its sweet spot? Paraguayan plant upends market
›  Church should not fear change, pope says at synod close
       
 
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Thank you to Miles G. of Hamilton, ON for planning to donate a 2003 Mazda Protige 5 to DEBRA of Canada.

Thank you to Jody of Victoria , BC for planning to donate a 2002 Ford Station Wagon Ford Tarus to BC SPCA.

Thank you to Carol A. of KITCHENER, ON for planning to donate a 2000 Chrysler Grand Caravan to Prostate Cancer Canada.

Thank you to Ellersick W. of Kailua, HI for planning to donate a 1994 Dodge 94 to Arizona Animal Welfare League.

Thank you to Phil C. of St. Catharines, ON for planning to donate a 2004 Kia Sedona to Canadian Diabetes Association.

Thank you to Srinivasan R. of Roswell, GA for planning to donate a 1995 Mitsubishi Galant ES to American Red Cross, Southern Tier Chapter.

Thank you to Sarah W. of Freehold, NJ for planning to donate a 1999 Mercury Sable to Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.

Thank you to Jessica B. of Moncton, NB for planning to donate a 2000 Honda Civic to S.P.C.A. (MONCTON) INC..

Thank you to Jocelyn of Montr�al, QC for planning to donate a 2003 Jocelyn Lessard Huyndai Elantra to Breast Cancer Society of Canada.

Thank you to Quigley,Warren,K/Chen,Ming-Yen of Ridgeway, ON for planning to donate a 2000 Subaru Forester to Heart & Stroke Foundation.



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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...


What The Movies Have Taught Us About Cars
The car has  been a main star like in Fast and the Furious, or played a minor role in almost every movie.  The car enthusiast’s passion generally isn’t founded in any single experience. It...


Ford unveils new Fusion Lightweight Concept
Ford Motors has brought the new Fusion Lightweight Concept sedan into the limelight. A lighter Ford Fusion, like any lighter car, is something enthusiasts have been championing for years, and now it i...


Next-Generation Nissan Leaf To Feature Improved Battery Life
Nissan officials recently opened up how they want to proceed with the next generation of what became a breakthrough modern, mainstream electric car. Nissan wants to double the car?s range from the cur...




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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...


The Nissan Cube is Finished as of 2015
Nissan tried something new when they announced to release the Cube back in 2008, however this announcement of it being cut from the lineup is no surprise to most car experts. Another class cut-up has ...


Ford Researches Car Parts from Tomatoes
Known for their creative use of food products, Ford has found another unexpected material that it can use to make car parts. It’s a byproduct in the production of ketchup. Yes, ketchup. Ford say...




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