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›  Historic Victory Cafe sign in Fresno’s Chinatown painted over by mistake

Call it an uh-oh moment. Read comments

›  Judge says Harry Baker can visited assisted-living facilities

A judge ruled Thursday that former Madera County Supervisor Harry Baker can leave the Fresno County Jail to tour three assisted-living facilities, but he must return to jail once the interviews are over. Read comments

›  Fresno city, county firefighting agencies hope to speed up response times

Fresno city and county fire agencies Thursday established an agreement intended to improve response times regardless of jurisdictional boundaries. Read comments

›  Watch this afternoon's solar eclipse at Fresno State planetarium

A free viewing of Thursday afternoon's solar eclipse will be held in Downing Planetarium at Fresno State. Read comments

›  Dyer: Man who shot at Fresno police could face life in prison with third strike

Patrick Lee Hall, 34, didn’t want to go back to prison. Read comments

›  Two-alarm fire destroys central Fresno home

A vacant house was destroyed in a two-alarm fire in central Fresno on Wednesday evening. Read comments

›  Fresno’s debt policies shine brightly in eyes of state agency

Fresno City Hall’s hard-won policies of financial penance and prudence are getting statewide praise. Read comments

›  Crash on Highway 41 near Kings River leaves 8 hurt

A crash on Highway 41 just south of the Kings River on Tuesday afternoon left eight people injured, the California Highway Patrol reported Wednesday. Read comments

›  Laid-off Chukchansi casino employees return to clean out lockers

Sitting in the passenger seat of her son’s car, a 56-year-old Merced woman who lost her job at Chukchansi Gold Resort & Casino said she probably would have to return to picking or packing fruits and vegetables. Read comments

›  Fresno power outage hits KMPH, 240 other customers

An electrical equipment failure Tuesday evening cut the power to KMPH (Channel 26) during its evening newscast and affected about 240 other east-central Fresno customers, a PG&E spokesman said. Read comments
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Police seek motive in fatal Washington state school shooting
MARYSVILLE Wash. (Reuters) - Authorities were seeking a motive on Saturday as to why a hig...
 
›  Medical worker quarantined in New Jersey under new Ebola safeguards
›  Two deputies killed, two others hurt in California shooting spree
›  Maker of U.S. highway guardrails stops shipments over safety concerns
›  St. Louis officer shot teen in back of legs: family autopsy
›  Ferguson shooting probe to be complete in coming months: Attorney general
›  Therapists missed Newtown gunman's rage as a teenager: report
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Modi takes tea, but no questions, in first press event as PM
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi took tea, but no questions, on S...
 
›  Head of UK's Labour party in Scotland quits
›  South Koreans trying to launch anti-North leaflets clash with border residents
›  Brazil presidential campaign ends in slugfest over corruption
›  Coal mine accident in far west China kills 16: Xinhua
›  China to shut factories during APEC to curb Beijing pollution: Xinhua
›  China's top graft-buster says fight will never end
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Royals hold off Giants to take Series lead
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - The Kansas City Royals followed their formula for success to per...
 
›  U.S., Costa Rica qualify for Women's World Cup
›  LeBron's Cavs help bring focus back to the hardwood
›  Rollins, Konerko named Clemente Award winners
›  PGA president fired for 'insensitive' remarks
›  National Football League roundup
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Areva-Siemens raises claim to $4.4 billion over Finnish reactor delays
HELSINKI (Reuters) - The French-German consortium Areva-Siemens , the supplier of Finland'...
 
›  India's finance minister favors interest rate cut: paper
›  China's auto market growth may halve to 7 percent this year: industry body head
›  Port squeeze threatens US retailers' holiday stocking plans
›  Look to energy names for global demand clues
›  Wall St. boosted by earnings, S&P posts best week in nearly two years
›  Fannie Mae settles shareholder lawsuit for $170 million
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Elton John joins with U.S. agencies on new AIDS program
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - British singer and activist Elton John said on Frida...
 
›  'Shell Shock' opera brings trauma of World War One to stage
›  TLC cancels reality TV program 'Here Comes Honey Boo Boo'
›  Trip Tips: New York City for music lovers
›  Pulitzer-winning play 'Disgraced' probes identity, prejudice
›  Saturday Night Live interns settle NBCUniversal wage lawsuit
›  Matthew McConaughey enjoying his 'Interstellar' career heights
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U.S. TV startup Roku to confidentially file for IPO: WSJ
(Reuters) - U.S. TV startup Roku Inc is working on plans to confidentially file for an ini...
 
›  Hacker sentenced to 21 months in U.S. prison for $15 million scheme
›  Ralph Nader urges Apple to reduce buybacks and raise wages: WSJ
›  Wall St. finally turning on Amazon as Bezos magic fades
›  Google's Pichai to oversee major products and services
›  Lantern gets early funding for mental health therapy app
›  HP seeking buyers for corporate-networking business in China: WSJ
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›  Designer Oscar de la Renta's funeral to be private New York affair
›  Britain's Queen Elizabeth sends her first tweet
›  With U.S. Ebola fear running high, African immigrants face ostracism
›  Vienna inaugurates monument to World War Two deserters
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Thank you to john E. of Scarboro, ON for planning to donate a 2004 Chev. Ventura to Canadian Cancer Society.

Thank you to william R. of Santa Clara, CA for planning to donate a 1998 Toyota 4runner Sr5 2wd to Farley Foundation.

Thank you to scott M. of Winnipeg, MB for planning to donate a 1994 Buick Century to Canadian Liver Foundation.

Thank you to Anne L. of Mulmur, ON for planning to donate a 1993 Lincoln Mark VIII V8 2 Door to Children's Wish Foundation of Canada.

Thank you to Meagan of Canmore, AB for planning to donate a 2001 Toyota Corolla Sport 4D to Heart & Stroke Foundation.

Thank you to Amanda G. of Courtice, ON for planning to donate a 1999 Pontiac Sunfire to Toronto Humane Society.

Thank you to Rachelle B. of Innisfail, AB for planning to donate a 2002 Sun Fire Pontiac to Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind.

Thank you to Stephen H. of Nepean, ON for planning to donate a 2005 Pontiac Montana to Canadian Cancer Society.

Thank you to Siddharth S. of Toronto, ON for planning to donate a 1999 Honda Civic to Toronto Humane Society.

Thank you to Alison A. of Pictou, NS for planning to donate a 2005 Hyundai Sonata to Food Banks Canada.



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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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Current Conditions:
Fair, 17 C

Forecast:
Fri - Mostly Clear. High: 30 Low: 14
Sat - Partly Cloudy. High: 27 Low: 13
Sun - Sunny. High: 24 Low: 9
Mon - Mostly Sunny. High: 23 Low: 11
Tue - Sunny. High: 25 Low: 11

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